Nikon celebrates 100 years with a sparkle!

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2017 marks the centennial anniversary of the optics and imaging product giant - Nikon Corporation. On July 25th, Nikon will be celebrating 100 years of technological breakthroughs and excellence. Since the company's inception in the year 1917, Nikon has been a global leader in providing the best of the imaging world. To celebrate its centenary year, the company has released … [Read more...]

Zhongyi Mitakon’s super macro lens now available

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Zhongyi Mitakon recently announced the availability of its super macro lens, Freewalker 20mm f/2 Super Macro. The lens provides a maximum magnification of 4.5x and is compatible with Canon EF, Sony A, Nikon F, Pentax K for digital SLR cameras and Canon EF-M, Sony E, Fujifilm X and Micro Four Thirds for Mirrorless camera use. The lens construction comprises of 6 elements in 4 … [Read more...]

Heavy demand of GH5 to cause a delayed shipment

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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 i … [Read more...]

Kodak Alaris to reintroduce Ektachrome slide film

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Kodak Alaris announced at the CES 2017 that the company will reintroduce its iconic Kodak Professional Ektachrome Colour Reversal Film for professional and enthusiastic photographers. Ektachrome will arrive in the fourth quarter of 2017 in 35mm format. Sales of professional photographic films have been steadily rising over the last few years, with professionals and enthusiasts … [Read more...]

Top 10 D-SLRs of 2016 -Nikon D750

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It is yet another New Year, and one that we are looking at with much excitement. It is also the time for us to set aside the hopes, concerns and curiosities and reflect upon a year gone by. For Smart Photography, a reflection on the previous year cannot go by without a compilation of the best cameras available in the market by the end of 2016. Here is a compiled list of top … [Read more...]