Orton Effect: Learn How to Give Your Photos That Dreamy Glow

Orton Effect Tutorial

Orton effect these days is an extremely popular post-processing technique with landscape photographers. With this technique you can make your photos look dreamy – like it has been pulled right out of a Lord of the Rings scene. But how to achieve this effect? Believe it or not, the technique is surprisingly simple. All you have […]

Future of Olympus: 33MP Camera with 8K Capability

future of olympus om-d em-1 mark ii

In a recent interview to Focus Numerique, Akira Watanabe and Toshiyuki Terada of Olympus revealed quite a bit about the future of Olympus. Here are some of the highlights from that interview. 33 megapixel sensor with 8K: The duo talked about developing a 33 megapixel sensor camera with 8K capability. Right now the company’s most advanced […]

Irix 11mm F/4 Lens for Canon, Nikon and Pentax Officially Announced

Irix 11mm f/4 lens

The Irix 11mm F/4 full-frame lens for Canon, Nikon and Pentax mount have been officially announced. The lens comes with the same convenient focus lock mechanism, infinity click-stop, rear gelatin filter slot and hyperfocal scale as the previously announced Irix 15mm f/2.4.  The Irix 11mm f/4 ens will come in two different versions – Firefly and Blackstone. Firefly […]

Timelapse Shot Using DJI Phantom 4 Making Waves on the Net

DJI Phantom 4 drone timelapse

Photographer Ardem Pryadko thought of combining two of the biggest photographic trends of today – drones and timelapse and came up with something which packs nothing short of pure thrill and sensation in a 2-minute video. Drones that were used for making this ‘dronelapse’ include the DJI Phantom 4 and the DJI Pantom 4 Pro+.  The […]

New Firmware Update Released for Panasonic G85, GX85 and 100-400mm lens

Panasonic G85

Panasonic has released three new firmware updates – one each for Panasonic G85, GX85 and 100-400mm lens. Panasonic G85 Firmware Update: (Download) Reduction of noise during shooting standby or motion picture recording Dual I.S.2 function with the  H-RS100400 lens (For this firmware update of the  H-RS100400 is needed) Panasonic LUMIX DMC-G85MK 4K Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens […]