Hands-On: The Pentax K-1 Full-Frame DSLR Is Here At Last

Tweet Back in October, Ricoh showed off a preproduction sample of the much-anticipated Pentax K-1 behind a glass enclosure at Photo Plus Expo in New York. Today, the long-awaited full-frame DSLR makes its debut along with two new lenses. The K-1 is built around a 36.4MP CMOS sensor with an ISO range up to 204,800 and a five-axis image stabilization system for which Pentax has found a variety of creative uses. Like Ricoh’s...

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New Gear: Canon EOS 80D DSLR and Redesigned 18–135mm Kit Lens

Tweet Canon has always had kind of a lot going on in the middle of its DSLR lineup. The 7D Mark II is geared towards sports photography enthusiasts, while the full-frame 6D handles the more portrait and landscape-oriented crowd. Now, Canon is updating its mid-level APS-C line to include the 80D, which puts a clear focus on hybrid performance across still and video capture. At the heart of the 80D is a brand new 24.2-megapixel CMOS...

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Lens Test: Zeiss Milvus Distagon T* 50mm f/1.4

Tweet Last month we tested the first of the new full-frame Zeiss Milvus lenses, the 85mm f/1.4, and loved its sharpness and lack of distortion. This month we test another one, the Zeiss Milvus Distagon T* 50mm f/1.4, which hit the street at $1,199. It has 10 elements in 8 groups, with a floating element design to drive high image quality throughout the focusing range. Zeiss says it made the Milvus line specifically for new...

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Last day for the 12 days of Christmas deals

Tweet Today’s the last day in the 12 days of Christmas Photo Deals! Today is the end of savings over at the DPS 12 days of Christmas. If you aren’t out braving the crazy malls doing your last minute shopping get a gift for yourself!Today’s deal is 60% off a Black & White Photo Artistry Course. This course brings together all the best photo artistry approaches and techniques from the original course and expands...

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12 Days of Christmas photo deals
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12 Days of Christmas photo deals

Tweet 12 amazing photo deals over the next 12 days! Christmas is almost here again which means some amazing deals over at Digital Photography School. They are running their 12 days of Christmas deals again and it’s a great way to save on some great Photography stuff. I’ve reviewed a handful of their books in the past and they are always top quality material that’s really easy to follow along. Today kicks off the...

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