Simple Lighting Equipment for Digital Photography – Tungsten Lighting

Good photography is often about good lighting and in all the noise about studio flash and advanced lighting the old favourite, tungsten, often gets forgotten. With all the hype about studio flash and the built-in flashcapabilities of modern digital cameras there is little attention paidto an old yet faithful technology, tungsten. Yet tungsten has much […]

Shooting Real Infra-Red With Digital Cameras

All digital cameras can shoot infrared shots with the use of a filter. Infra-red film has been (and still is) quite widely used both inscientific photography and in more creative forms of photography, whereboth areas make use of the very different tonalities (and colours)produced. What is not widely known is that most, if not all, […]

Issues in Digital Camera Design

In this interview we talk to several people with a deep knowledge of digital camera design. While the interview is now two years old, the information in it is still highly relevant. As professional photography moves from being predominantly film basedto predominantly digital, many of us are struggling to come to termswith the key issues […]

Viewfinder Australia Photo Library

Viewfinder Australia offer Australian images in CD collections. Viewfinder Australia is a dinky-die Aussie group of photographers up inQueensland. They currently have about eight CD collections available.Each has 104 images, both as high resolution JPEG and medium resolutionCMYK TIFF. Viewfinder’s images are large – 30MB+ in RGB and are pricedat a level significantly lower than […]

New filter system

New filter system from French maker Cokin suits both still and video, film and digital photography French camerafilter specialist Cokin, has announced the release of thenew Cokin Z-PRO Filter Holder, suitable for both film and digitalcameras, in particular D-SLRs and video/broadcast cameras (includingthe new HD format). It is modular, it can be easily dismantled, and […]

Leica Digital-Modul-R Back to ship June 15th

Leica has announced the shipping date for the Digital-Modul-R back Deliveries of the LEICA DIGITAL-MODUL-R will start on June 15th 2005. The digital addition to the Leica R SLR range, developed in cooperation with Denmark’s Imacon A/S and Kodak’s sensor business Kodak ISS has now met the testing and acceptance conditions of Leica Camera AG […]