Monthly Archive: September 2016

New Canon EOS M5 camera now available for order

New Canon EOS M5 camera now available for order

The mirrorless model is a 24.2 MP camera: More info here Works with Canon EF-M, EF-S and EF lenses and includes support for optical (in lens) image stabilization and in-body image stabilization. And of course, it is a mirrorless offering from Canon. Pre-orders are being taken and will ship at end of November. Related articles Canon EOS M5 specs and...

Using the Minolta 58mm f/1.4 lens on a Nikon 1 J1 camera

Using the Minolta 58mm f/1.4 lens on a Nikon 1 J1 camera

I like experimenting and using “non-standard” camera configurations. In a world of full frame DSLRs, I tend to use little sensors because its more challenging. Or something! Here, I shot a couple of test shots (JPEG mode, not RAW) using a Minolta f/1.4 58mm prime lens. Both photos were taken using an MD mount to Nikon 1 mount adapter on...

3D Photos taken on board the International Space Station

3D Photos taken on board the International Space Station

These photos – on Flickr – were taken on board ISS by astronaut Paolo Nespoli in 2011. All are in red/cyan anaglyph format and were take with a Fujifilm W3 camera. Check them out!

Amazon deals on Point n Shoot cameras http://amzn.to/2cVzLqI

Amazon deals on Point n Shoot cameras http://amzn.to/2cVzLqI

Go here: Amazon list of discounted Point n Shoot cameras Point n shoot cameras have come a long way, just as have the high end and very expensive professional and near professional cameras. Traditionally, “point n shoot” cameras have had small sensors that did not work well in low light, and may not have had access to all camera controls....