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This month’s prizes:

1 $300 Adorama Gift Certificate

2 $200 Adorama Gift Certificate

3 $100 Adorama Gift Certificate

Presents from Panasonic: New 25mm f/1.7 lens, $100 V-Log software upgrade for GH4 and more!

 
 

Panasonic brought a few surprises today with the announcement of a handful of new camera products, including a brand new 25mm f/1.7 prime lens, a trio of updated zoom lenses and an advanced software upgrade for the...

DxO One Field Test Part I: This small wonder picks up where smartphones fall short (Bonus: First Shots & Image Quality Comparisons)

 
 

When we were first told about the DxO One a few months ago our mouths dropped... a 1-inch sensored camera from the acclaimed software maker and testing company that plugs directly into your smartphone. And it was...

Nikon D7200 review: The all-weather enthusiast DSLR Nikonians have been waiting for?


 
 

A couple of years ago, we reviewed Nikon's D7100, an impressively capable all-weather DSLR with one notable shortcoming. Although it gave Nikonians a whole lot of camera in most respects, the D7100 was hobbled...

Prepare to be wowed: A look at the manufacturing process that brings Fujifilm’s X-T10 to life

Fujifilm’s X-T10 mirrorless camera is just one of a handful of X-series cameras that Fujifilm has spent the last few years crafting and perfecting. Today, you’ll get to see a behind-the-scenes look at the manufacturing process of the X-T10, from the cutting and shaping of the metal to the packaging.

Shared by Fujifilm Europe on its YouTube...

Canon G3 X Field Test: A powerful lens and a proven sensor, but not without a few flaws

 
 

We've got another Field Test for you today from our favorite Maine-based nature and wildlife photographer, Jeremy Gray -- the Canon G3 X. Although he's traditionally been a DSLR guy, the Canon G3 X, with its relatively large sensor and hugely versatile 24-600mm-equivalent optical zoom lens, looks to be an...

An in-depth look at color spaces

In the world of digital photography, we work in color spaces, ‘a specific organization of colors’, as defined by Wikipedia. There are many color spaces, but more often than not when we’re working with a digital-only workflow we deal with two, sRGB and Adobe RGB.

If you’re wondering what exactly a color space is, how it affects your workflow...

Canon patent shows off motorized adapter that will turn any EF lens into a tilt-shift lens for M-series cameras

According to a new patent, Canon is working on a new tilt-shift adapter for its M-series cameras that would work with every lens in Canon’s vast EF lineup.

The patent, originally filed in February of 2015, details the design for a ‘smart’ adapter of sorts that uses an internal CPU to adjust the adapter depending on the camera and lens being...

Tough enough to save your lens? Hoya’s new HD3 filters might make you care how your filters are built

Alright, so they might not be made out of Gorilla Glass, but filter manufacturer Hoya has announced a new lineup of HD3 photography filters that are said to be four times stronger than ‘standard optical glass’ and antireflective coatings that are 800% harder than the previous HD2 generation filters, all while letting in 99.7% of light.

The...

Fujifilm’s Instax instant film is blowing up across the globe, more growth still to come

Here at Imaging Resource, we tend to look at the digital side of things when it comes to Fujifilm, particularly their growing line of X-series cameras. But, it’s not just pixels that are selling for the Japanese-based camera company whose roots are firmly planted in the analogue world.

According to a PDF document from Fujifilm Holdings, the...

Olympus E-M10 II announced and field-tested. Could this be the ideal vacation camera?

 
 

Last year's Olympus E-M10 offered advanced entry-level photographers a more affordable option into Olympus' world of versatile, feature-rich OM-D cameras. Sporting many of the same features as their pricier, higher-end siblings, the E-M10 proved to be a very popular (and very capable) camera for those looking to...

GoPro HERO4 Black $100 off, one day only!

GoPro is the undeniable king of action cameras. Unfortunately, they don’t come cheap. At least not very often. Today only though, you can pick up its top-of-the-line model, the GoPro HERO4 Black, for $399 at Adorama -- $100 off retail.

This is the lowest we’ve ever seen the GoPro HERO4 Black, with the previous low coming in at $430. Be sure...

Panasonic limited-time promo offers triple the manufacturer warranty on cameras, lenses and more

If you’ve been on the fence about a Panasonic camera, camcorder or lens, a new limited-time offer might finally convince you to take the plunge.

Panasonic has announced that with the purchase of any qualifying camera, camcorder, lens or accessory through March 31st of 2016 you will receive not just one, but three years of protection under a...

Sweeble: a photo-sharing app that uses time, not likes, to measure interest

If you’re sick of using ’likes’ as a metric for determining how much your images are being seen, Sweeble, a new photo-sharing app for iOS might be just what you’re looking for. Instead of using the ubiquitous ‘like’, Sweeble instead uses time as the metric of interaction.

The basic premise of the app is not unlike that of Instagram or even...

Wi-Fi worries? These silver-infused undies will guard your gonads from electromagnetic radiation

In terms of your nether regions, do you use protection? No, not that type of protection. We’re talking about protection from electromagnetic radiation (EMR).

Although the jury is still out on just how bad EMR is on your body, especially your private parts, there is a market ripe with opportunity for companies to protect those who would...

Canon T6i Review: Blending new features with tried-and-true Canon DSLR characteristics

 
 

Back in February, Canon introduced a pair of Rebel DSLRs -- the Canon T6i and T6s -- sporting brand-new 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensors, making these cameras the highest resolution APS-C DSLRs in Canon's lineup. They are also the first Rebels to feature their latest DIGIC 6 image processor, as well as a much more...

Firmware Friday: Blackmagic URSA gets high-res viewfinder support and more


 
 

Our Firmware Friday roundup this week is a brief one, as there's only one new camera firmware release we're aware of since our last roundup. The device receiving the update is the Blackmagic URSA, an impressive 4K-capable Super 35-format camera with a pricetag to match. (It lists for around $5,000 in the US...

New patent from Olympus details interesting dual-stage image stabilization

A new patent from Olympus details the technical makings of a dual-stage image stabilization mechanism that intelligently uses both in-lens and in-camera stabilization to compensate for unwanted shake.

The patent, originally filed in January of 2014, is vague in its wording, but from our interpretation, details an interesting ability to...

Get Wild! BTS video takes a look at a day in the life of a wildlife photographer at Zoo Miami

As part of its ongoing BTS series, Nikon has shared a new video with Nikon Ambassador and Naturalist Ron Magill as he photographs promotional images for the Zoo Miami.

In the three minute video, Magill gives advice on how best to capture wildlife in a zoo setting. Along the way he shares a number of his techniques, his gear setup, and his...

Researchers developing LED ‘license plates’ to help keep rogue drones out of the sky

Dangerous drone usage is on the rise faster than ever. So far this year over 650 incident reports already filed to the FAA; almost triple that of the incidents reported through the same time last year.

One of the biggest problems with curbing the reckless flight of drones is the inability for the operators to be held liable. After all, it’s...

Sony RX10 II Field Test: The faster, better enthusiast long-zoom gets a real-world workout in Portland, OR


 
 

The Sony RX10 II has some mighty big shoes to fill. Following in the footsteps of the original RX10 -- the camera which single-handedly created the large-sensor, long-zoom category, and which took the Best Enthusiast Zoom prize in our 2013 Camera of the Year awards -- the RX10 II keeps the same basic design...

Apple adds support for 6 new cameras in its latest Digital Camera RAW update

Apple has released the latest version of Digital Camera RAW for OS X Yosemite, adding support for half a dozen cameras.

The 6.06 update now supports RAW photos from the following cameras:

iFixit tears down Sony’s 42MP a7R II revealing its impressive interiors

Sony’s a7R II is one of the most impressive cameras we’ve come across recently; and with good reason — it packs a lot of punch in a little design. Just what exactly is inside of that black little frame, though?

Per standard procedure, iFixit has gotten their hands on a production sample of the a7R II and for the enjoyment of all gear heads...

Sony Q&A: Now that 4K’s a done deal, what’s the next big thing?


 
 

We had the opportunity to sit down recently with the President and Chief Operating Officer, Deputy President and Deputy Vice President of Sony Electronics, all of whom are instrumental in developing and executing Sony's strategy for imaging products in the US. We more often speak with engineers and product...