The following video presents Coming 9.19: “Change the way you see your world. Push yourself. Be the enemy of perfection. Challenge the status quo“
Lensbaby just announced the brand new Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic.
Lensbaby Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic Lens: Image by Rachel Shomsky Photography – “Girl Sitting On Rock Wall”
It is an 80mm f/2.8 tilt lens that brings Lensbaby’s classic “sweet spot” look to portrait photographers, or anyone looking for selective focus at a longer focal length.
Lensbaby Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic Lens: Image by Cristina Venedict – “Cowgirl Mystery Hat”
Sweet 80’s 12 aperture blades make for a perfectly smooth transition from sharp to soft.
Lensbaby Sweet 80 Optic
Lensbaby Sweet 80 Optic: Image by Chris Flash
Blow past simple depth of field. Create an entirely new composition with our Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic. Bring tack sharp focus to your subject. Fill the surrounding area with compelling, streaky bokeh. We’ve harnessed basic physics to create blur in-camera, bending depth of field around your subject. The result? Your new favorite in-camera effect.
Lensbaby Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic Lens: Image by Rachel Shomsky Photography – “Girl Surrounded In Crazy Flare”
Composer Pro II with Sweet 80 Optic Lens Specifications
Tamron announces the development of a new ultra-telephoto zoom lens with superior image quality, advanced features and lightweight, compact design
by Tamron Canada · Published September 15, 2017 · Updated September 15, 2017
100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD (Model A035)
September 15, 2017, Saitama, Japan -Tamron Co., Ltd. (President & CEO: Shiro Ajisaka), a leading manufacturer of optics for diverse applications, announces the development of a new ultra-telephoto 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD zoom lens (Model A035) for full-frame DSLR cameras.
Consumer Canon VIXIA GX10 is Canon’s first 4K UHD consumer camcorder for video enthusiasts and aspiring filmmakers.
The following video presents Introducing the Canon VIXIA GX10 Camcorder: “Learn how brilliant and lifelike video is made possible with the new VIXIA GX10, Canon’s first 4K UHD consumer camcorder. The VIXIA GX10 includes a large 1.0-inch CMOS sensor and a 15x Optical Zoom lens in a compact, portable design, delivering clear video with stunning detail. Whether you are a video enthusiast or aspiring professional, the VIXIA GX10 is equipped to meet your needs.“
The Canon XF405 4K UHD video camcorder, the XF400 4K UHD video camcorder and the VIXIA HF GX10 4K UHD video camcorder are scheduled to be available in November 2017 in:
Canada for estimated retail prices of CAD $4,499.991, CAD $3,899.991 and CAD $3,249.99.1 respectively;
USA for estimated retail prices of USD $3499.001, USD $2999.001 and USD $2499.00.1 respectively.
Canon Launches Three New Compact and Lightweight 4K UHD Video Camcorders: The XF405, XF400 and VIXIA GX10
Canon MM100-WS Multi-Purpose Camera for video content creation for professional and industrial applications, such as monitoring in narrow spaces, piping inspections, automotive industry, and as a support tool for numerous varieties of verticals
Canon Is Developing A New Compact Multi-Purpose Module Camera
MELVILLE, N.Y., September 12, 2017 – Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that its parent company, Canon Inc., is leveraging the Company’s celebrated and longstanding optical and sensor technologies to develop a new Multi-Purpose Module Camera, the MM100-WS, designed to provide business imaging solutions for new and established companies. Canon Inc. plans to have the new multi-purpose module camera on display in the Canon booths at upcoming tradeshows and events. (more…)
The following video presents Fuji Guys – FUJIFILM X-E3 – Family Time With The X-E3: “Billy takes the Fujifilm X-E3 out for some family shots. FUJIFILM branded Shirts, Jackets and other accessories are available for purchase online. Item availability is dependent of country….This video was shot in 4K with the FUJIFILM X-T20. Videographer: Francis Bellefeuille“
The following video presents McAfee® Safe Family – Keep Your Kids Safe: “The app that makes the digital world a safer place for kids. McAfee® Safe Family is a comprehensive parental control tool that protects kids from exposure to harmful digital content, locates kids’ position on a map, and limits kids’ screen time.“
Today, McAfee announced updates to its security lineup to better protect the devices consumers use every day. According to the McAfee Labs Threats Report: June 2017, ransomware (59%) and mobile malware (79%) have risen over the last four quarters. This increase in vulnerabilities emphasizes the need for consumers to prioritize security solutions equipped to protect against the latest threats. McAfee has updated its core security suite, which includes McAfee AntiVirus Plus, McAfee Internet Security, McAfee Total Protection and McAfee LiveSafe to equip consumers with better anti-malware protection.
Key product updates include:
Better anti-malware protection, including protection against zero-day malware
Innovations beyond the PC for improved Android device protection
Redesigned user interface, now consistent across Windows and Mac-based computers, that delivers personalized security recommendations, and shorter download time
The following video presents Worry-free device security for your entire home: “No matter who’s logged in, no matter which device, McAfee Secure Home Platform gives you constant, dependable security, integrated directly to your router.“
Enhancements to McAfee’s Consumer Security Lineup Help Users Protect their Data, Devices and Privacy
McAfee’s robust offerings deliver on its vision to protect what matters most to consumers
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 – McAfee today launched its newest consumer security lineup with additional features designed to better address the threats today’s connected users face. Building on the recently announced next-generation anti-malware engine, McAfee’s core security suite – which includes McAfee AntiVirus Plus, McAfee Internet Security, McAfee Total Protection and McAfee LiveSafe – now delivers even more efficient and effective protection from digital threats as the engine’s cloud-based behavioral analytics and machine learning capabilities expand. (more…)
The following video presents iPhone X — Introducing iPhone X — Apple: “It’s all screen. Face ID lets you unlock with a look. Portrait Lighting lets you define the light in a scene. Wireless charging. Augmented reality. A11 Bionic, the most powerful and smartest chip ever in a smartphone. This is iPhone X. Say hello to the future.“
September 12, 2017
The future is here: iPhone X
Packed with Innovative Features Including a Super Retina Display, TrueDepth Camera System, Face ID and A11 Bionic Chip with Neural Engine
iphone X (left to right): Silver color and Space Grey color. “iPhone X is the future of the smartphone in a gorgeous all-glass design with a beautiful 5.8-inch Super Retina display.”
Cupertino, California — Apple today announced iPhone X, the future of the smartphone, in a gorgeous all-glass design with a beautiful 5.8-inch Super Retina display, A11 Bionic chip, wireless charging and an improved rear camera with dual optical image stabilization. iPhone X delivers an innovative and secure new way for customers to unlock, authenticate and pay using Face ID, enabled by the new TrueDepth camera. iPhone X will be available for pre-order beginning Friday, October 27 in more than 55 countries and territories, and in stores beginning Friday, November 3.
“For more than a decade, our intention has been to create an iPhone that is all display. The iPhone X is the realization of that vision,” said Jony Ive, Apple’s chief design officer. “With the introduction of iPhone ten years ago, we revolutionized the mobile phone with Multi-Touch. iPhone X marks a new era for iPhone — one in which the device disappears into the experience.”
iphone X, Space Grey color: “The all-glass front and back on iPhone X feature the most durable glass ever in a smartphone…”
“iPhone X is the future of the smartphone. It is packed with incredible new technologies, like the innovative TrueDepth camera system, beautiful Super Retina display and super fast A11 Bionic chip with neural engine,” said Philip Schiller, Apple’s senior vice president of Worldwide Marketing. “iPhone X enables fluid new user experiences — from unlocking your iPhone with Face ID, to playing immersive AR games, to sharing Animoji in Messages — it is the beginning of the next ten years for iPhone.”
The following video presents Sony | Cyber-shot | RX10 IV – Unveil: “Time won’t wait. Nor can you. To take your best shot at the apex of action, focus at top speed. Act upon instinct. Go with the flow. Be ready for the right moment. Then, move like lightning. Zoom way up to ultra-telephoto end. Shoot for it all. Stay sharp all the way. With so much power so well-concentrated and composed, you can always take it easy. What you can achieve is all in your hands.”
*24-600mm: 35mm equivalent
*0.03sec AF speed: CIPA standard, internal measurement, at f=8.8mm (wide-end), EV6.8, Program Auto, Focus mode: AF-A, Focus area: Center
*24fps continuous shooting: with “Continuous shooting mode Hi”
Sony announced today the Cyber-shot RX10 IV camera (model DSC-RX10M4) with the following key features:
World’s Fastest (1) AF Speed
24 fps (2) Continuous Shooting with full AF/AE tracking 315 focal-plane phase-detection AF points covering approximately 65% of the frame
ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* 24-600mm (3) f/2.4-f/4 Large Aperture, High Magnification Zoom Lens
4K (4) Movie Recording with full pixel readout without pixel binning
The following video presents Sony | Cyber-shot | RX10 IV – Product Feature: “Now, it’s easier to capture more stunning stills and movies at every opportunity. The RX10 IV is much more than a solid, smart all-in-one compact — it packs enough groundbreaking innovations for even professionals to marvel at, from ultra-fast AF system of its kind, to legendary optics throughout its 25x zoom range, to extraordinarily precise, powerful image processing, and more.“
Sony RX10 IV
Sony RX10 IV Announced
Sony launches the next generation of powerful, versatile RX10 cameras, the RX10 IV. The new camera combines lightning-fast AF and 24 fps continuous shooting with a versatile 24-600mm f/2.4-f/4 zoom lens.
NEW YORK, Sept. 12, 2017 – Sony – a worldwide leader in digital imaging and the world’s largest image sensor manufacturer – has today announced the new flagship model in its acclaimed Cyber-shot® RX10 series, the RX10 IV (model DSC-RX10M4).
Featuring the world’s fastest (1) AF acquisition time of 0.03 seconds (5) and up to 24 fps continuous shooting (2) with full AF/AE tracking, 315 phase-detection AF points that rivals those the fastest professional interchangeable lens cameras and an exceptionally versatile 24-600mm (3) F2.4-F4 ZEISS® Vario-Sonnar T* lens, the new RX10 IV model delivers an unmatched combination of mobility and speed for imaging enthusiasts and professionals looking for the ultimate ‘all-in-one’ solution.
The impressive RX10 IV camera is equipped with a latest 1.0-type 20.1 MP (6) Exmor RS CMOS stacked image sensor with DRAM chip along with a powerful BIONZ X™ image processor and front-end LSI. These key components all work together to maximize overall speed of operation and performance, ultimately ensuring the highest possible image and video quality throughout the entire range of the 24-600mm (3) lens.
Sony RX10 IV
“Our customers have been asking for an RX10 series camera with Sony’s latest innovations in AF performance, and we’ve delivered with the RX10 IV model,” said Neal Manowitz, Vice President of Digital Imaging at Sony Electronics. “With its unmatched combination of AF speed and tracking, continuous shooting performance, extensive range of up to 600mm and outstanding video quality, the RX10 IV delivers more flexibility in a singular package than anything else in market. It is perhaps the most versatile ‘all in one’ camera that Sony has ever created, offering a seemingly endless amount of creative possibilities for photographers and videographers.”
Sony RX10 IV: “0.03-sec. autofocus speed doesn’t miss a move”. Image Courtesy of Sony