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Sony announces A7R Mark IV Photo

Sony announces A7R Mark IV

Sony has announced the 35mm 61MP Alpha 7R mark IV full-frame mirrorless camera. It 567 focal-plane phase-detection and 425 contrast AF points and a claimed 15 stop dynamic range. 4K video recording with no pixel binning and continuous Real-Time eye auto AF. Lastly, it offers 5-axis, optical in-body image stabilization.

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Results: Digital Shootout 2019 Photo

Results: Digital Shootout 2019

Backscatter Photo and Video recently held their annual Digital Shootout at Little Cayman Beach Resort. It attracted 70 participants and 20 staff who had the opportunity to discuss photography gear, shooting techniques and best editing practices with each other and the instructional team. An important part of the Digital shootout is the end-of-event photo and video contest. Congratulations to all the participants and to the winners.

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Inon ships Quick Mount brackets Photo

Inon ships Quick Mount brackets

Inon is shipping a new range of Quick Holders and a Rotatable YS Extension Bar. The former allows the mounting of compatible Inon lights and strobes onto a YS mount via a quick-release bracket. The rotating extension gives a 360° swivel mount to accessories.

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Seacam ships housing for Nikon Z6 and Z7 Photo

Seacam ships housing for Nikon Z6 and Z7

Seacam is shipping their Silver housing for the Nikon Z6 and Z7 mirrorless cameras. Designed for use either with or without the Nikon FTZ adaptor, it also utilizes Seacam’s existing standard port system, so offers lens support for most Nikon F and Z mount lenses. The housing provides access to all camera controls.

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Canon announces new G Series compact cameras Photo

Canon announces new G Series compact cameras

Canon has announced two new Powershot G series compact cameras. Both feature 20.1 MP 25mm (1 in) sensors, DIGIC 8 image processors and a native ISO range up to 12,800. The G7 X III features blogging friendly features, while the G5 X Mark II is designed for travel photographers.

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July issue of X-Ray magazine available Photo

July issue of X-Ray magazine available

X-Ray Magazine’s July issue is now available to download. It features articles on South Africa’s Sodwana Bay, Southwest Halmahera, Japan’s Honshu, Lake Zurich, and cave diving is Albania. It also features a portfolio of Gerry Miles’ paintings and discusses Rembrandt lighting techniques.

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