Panasonic Lumix GH5

Heavy demand of GH5 to cause a delayed shipment

Panasonic Japan recently announced that the customers waiting for the Lumix GH5 will have to wait furthermore. The company said that a high number of pre-orders might result into a delayed shipment in the Japanese markets. The GH5, was officially announced at the beginning of January and is scheduled for release on March 23rd. The Panasonic GH5 camera, which was first introduced at Photokina last year, is slated for availability in the US markets on March 30th. … Continue Reading




Treasure Chest! – Sony RX1R II

Compact cameras have already started the metamorphosis from being entry-level solutions for budget-conscious amateurs to serving as a secondary body for the professionals always on the go. Sony has been quite  successful in this segment with highly … Continue Reading


The Hero Gets a Boost – GoPro Hero5 Black

Action cameras expanded the possibilities of sports and adventure sports photography and video capture to an entirely new level that was hard to imagine a few years ago. No wonder, the tiny unit that can be mounted on virtually any surface and … Continue Reading


Tech Within your Budget – Honor 6X

Huawei has been quite proactive in launching products capable of tapping almost all segments in the smartphone market. Their Honor brand of smartphones have been quite popular, and the company has even started manufacturing smartphones in India under … Continue Reading



Ask Uncle Ronnie – January 2017

Ask your question to Uncle at Which AF Points? I am using a Nikon D810. I generally use the Group AF for photographing birds. This works well most of the time, but sometimes I feel that the images (especially of small … Continue Reading


Picture Perfect

We saw on Facebook, a very interesting picture by Debraj Chakraborty. For the benefit of our readers, we requested him to write to us and explain how he went about capturing such a beautiful image, and Debraj happily agreed. This picture reminds us … Continue Reading


Image Editing – Part 2

In the January 2017 issue of Smart Photography, Rohinton Mehta will share with you the basics of image editing. He will use Photoshop tools to process the following image. You can download the image and work step-by-step, using the guidelines … Continue Reading