Category: Accessories

Friday, February 15, 2019

Atomos Shinobi 5-inch HDMI Monitor for $€399

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The Atomos Shinobi is a high brightness 1000nit 5-inch HDMI monitor that’s perfect for vloggers, creatives and photographers. Shipping today, the Shinobi costs $399US / €399 / £339 plus local taxes.

The Atomos Shinobi is a high brightness 1000nit 5-inch HDMI monitor that’s perfect for vloggers, creatives and photographers. Shipping today, the Shinobi costs $399US / €399 / £339 plus local taxes.

Monday, February 11, 2019

SpyderX Pro and SpyderX Elite Color Calibration Tools

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The SpyderX from Datacolor is its fastest, most accurate and easiest to use color calibration tool for monitors. SpyderX uses a fully redesigned color engine that provides significantly increased color accuracy and low light capabilities.

The SpyderX Pro (179 €) is designed for serious photographers and designers seeking a fast and easy-to-use monitor calibration solution. The SpyderX Elite (279 €) takes it one step further with more advanced settings for professional photographers and videographers who want ultimate control of their color workflow.

The SpyderX from Datacolor is its fastest, most accurate and easiest to use color calibration tool for monitors. SpyderX uses a fully redesigned color engine that provides significantly increased color accuracy and low light capabilities.The SpyderX Pro (179 €) is designed for serious photographers and designers seeking a fast and…

Delkin Ships 2933X XQD Memory Cards

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Delkin's 2933X XQD memory cards are now shipping and available for purchase. Delkin Premium XQD memory cards are capable of capturing cinema-quality footage, including DCI 4K & Full HD video at 180 fps, as well as 200 RAW photos in burst mode.

Delkin's 2933X XQD memory cards are now shipping and available for purchase. Delkin Premium XQD memory cards are capable of capturing cinema-quality footage, including DCI 4K & Full HD video at 180 fps, as well as 200 RAW photos in burst mode.

Monday, January 28, 2019

Irix Edge Light Pollution Filters

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The new Irix Edge Light Pollution filters offer more accurate colors, improved contrast and improved overall sharpness and clarity. Pricing starts from 95 Euro for the 67mm filter.

The new Irix Edge Light Pollution filters offer more accurate colors, improved contrast and improved overall sharpness and clarity. Pricing starts from 95 Euro for the 67mm filter.

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Kite Optics Introduce Revolutionary Viato Backpack

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The Viato backpack from Kite Optics uses the inner space of the tripod through an intelligent and unique patented design, offering 915 cubic inches of storage space, sufficient to hold all your essential gear for a day of nature photography, bird watching or just hiking.

The Viato will be available late February/early March at a suggested retail price of $219.99.

The Viato backpack from Kite Optics uses the inner space of the tripod through an intelligent and unique patented design, offering 915 cubic inches of storage space, sufficient to hold all your essential gear for a day of nature photography, bird watching or just hiking.The Viato will be available late…

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Kenko TELEPLUS HD 2x and 1.4x Teleconverters for Nikon and Canon DSLRs

Mark Goldstein | Accessories , Lenses

Kenko have released new 2x and 1.4x teleconverters for Nikon and Canon DSLRs. The TELEPLUS HD pro 1.4x DGX and TELEPLUS HD pro 2x DGX feature redesigned optics and multi-layer coatings to match contemporary high-resolution DSLR cameras and lenses.

Kenko have released new 2x and 1.4x teleconverters for Nikon and Canon DSLRs. The TELEPLUS HD pro 1.4x DGX and TELEPLUS HD pro 2x DGX feature redesigned optics and multi-layer coatings to match contemporary high-resolution DSLR cameras and lenses.

Friday, January 11, 2019

MOZA Mini-S 3-Axis Smartphone Gimbal

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The MOZA Mini-S is a new 3-axis smartphone gimbal designed to be flexible, compact, user-friendly and packed with features. The Mini-S has a foldable design that can alos be extended into fully stabilized selfie stick. The price and availability of the MOZA Mini-Shave yet to be announced.

The MOZA Mini-S is a new 3-axis smartphone gimbal designed to be flexible, compact, user-friendly and packed with features. The Mini-S has a foldable design that can alos be extended into fully stabilized selfie stick. The price and availability of the MOZA Mini-Shave yet to be announced.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

CamFi Pro Plus Offers Wireless Tethering for 500+ Cameras

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

CamFi Pro Plus supports wireless tethering feature for 500+ cameras, including Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, Pentax and more. All DSLR cameras which support USB tethering can be supported by CamFi Pro Plus.

The price of CamFi Pro Plus is $339. All existing customers of CamFi Pro can order the upgrade service for $40.

CamFi Pro Plus supports wireless tethering feature for 500+ cameras, including Canon, Nikon, Sony, Fuji, Pentax and more. All DSLR cameras which support USB tethering can be supported by CamFi Pro Plus.The price of CamFi Pro Plus is $339. All existing customers of CamFi Pro can order the upgrade service for $40.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

1TB Lexar Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I Card

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Lexar have just announced the new Lexar Professional 633x SDXC™ UHS-I card with a whopping 1 terabyte (1TB) of memory.

Lexar have just announced the new Lexar Professional 633x SDXC™ UHS-I card with a whopping 1 terabyte (1TB) of memory.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Wacom Cintiq 16

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The Wacom Cintiq 16 is a new tool for digital sketching, illustration and technical drawing that's specifically designed for young creative professionals, creative enthusiasts, art students and passionate hobbyists.

The Wacom Cintiq 16 has a recommended retail price of £529.99. The adjustable stand is optional and costs £69.99.

The Wacom Cintiq 16 is a new tool for digital sketching, illustration and technical drawing that's specifically designed for young creative professionals, creative enthusiasts, art students and passionate hobbyists.The Wacom Cintiq 16 has a recommended retail price of £529.99. The adjustable stand is optional and costs £69.99.

Monday, January 7, 2019

Samsung UR59C 32-inch 4K UHD Curved Monitor for Content Creators

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The Samsung UR59C is a new 32-inch monitor that features a UHD curved display with a 2,500:1 contrast ratio and a full 3840×2160 4K UHD resolution with support for up to one billion colors.

The Samsung UR59C is a new 32-inch monitor that features a UHD curved display with a 2,500:1 contrast ratio and a full 3840×2160 4K UHD resolution with support for up to one billion colors.

ProGrade Digital Dual-Slot SD Card Workflow Reader

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The ProGrade Digital Dual-Slot SD Card Workflow Reader provides a transfer speed of up to 10Gb/s (1.25GB/s) concurrently for two memory cards.

The Dual-Slot SD Workflow Reader (PG08) retails for $79.99.

The ProGrade Digital Dual-Slot SD Card Workflow Reader provides a transfer speed of up to 10Gb/s (1.25GB/s) concurrently for two memory cards.The Dual-Slot SD Workflow Reader (PG08) retails for $79.99.

Thursday, January 3, 2019

3 Legged Thing Zelda L-Bracket for Nikon Z6 and Z7 Cameras

Mark Goldstein | Compact System Camera , Accessories

The 3 Legged Thing Zelda is the first camera-specific L-Bracket designed to fit Nikon’s Z series range of full frame mirrorless cameras.

Zelda from 3 Legged Thing is expected to be released in early February 2019, with a suggested retail price of £89.99 / $99.99.

The 3 Legged Thing Zelda is the first camera-specific L-Bracket designed to fit Nikon’s Z series range of full frame mirrorless cameras.Zelda from 3 Legged Thing is expected to be released in early February 2019, with a suggested retail price of £89.99 / $99.99.

Saturday, December 22, 2018

Leica M Lego Edition!

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Still haven't bought the photographer in your life anything for Christmas? Can't afford a Leica camera? If either of those apply to you, then Leica Camera Miami have the answer in the shape of a Lego edition of the classic M camera!

Chris McVeigh, an author, illustrator, photographer, and LEGO builder currently living in Halifax, NS, is the man behind the kits.

Update: Sadly both versions have now sold out. Typical.

But don't worry - there are guides to building other cameras available on McVeigh's website, though none quite as exclusive as the Leica M...

Still haven't bought the photographer in your life anything for Christmas? Can't afford a Leica camera? If either of those apply to you, then Leica Camera Miami have the answer in the shape of a Lego edition of the classic M camera!Chris McVeigh, an author, illustrator, photographer, and LEGO builder…

Friday, December 14, 2018

Lume Cube Lighting Kit for DJI Mavic 2

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The new Lume Cube Lighting Kit is the first and only custom lighting solution on the market for the DJI Mavic 2 that incorporates continuous light and strobe capability.

The new Lume Cube Lighting Kit is the first and only custom lighting solution on the market for the DJI Mavic 2 that incorporates continuous light and strobe capability.

Tenba Launches Ridged Lens Capsules and Gear Pouches

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Tenba is introducing the brand new Ridged Lens Capsules – offering hard core protection for lenses carried on the outside of camera bags, on a belt or waist-pack. Also, two new Gear Pouches – which feature a handy window to view contents.

Tenba is introducing the brand new Ridged Lens Capsules – offering hard core protection for lenses carried on the outside of camera bags, on a belt or waist-pack. Also, two new Gear Pouches – which feature a handy window to view contents.

Loupedeck Now Integrates with Adobe Photoshop

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Loupedeck, the custom photo & video editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced its first integration with Adobe Photoshop CC 2019.

Loupedeck, the custom photo & video editing console built with an intuitive design that makes editing faster and more creative, has announced its first integration with Adobe Photoshop CC 2019.

Sony ATOM X SSDmini Drives

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

Sony has introduced three new professional ATOM X SSDmini products designed for use in ATOMOS recorders.

Sony has introduced three new professional ATOM X SSDmini products designed for use in ATOMOS recorders.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Photography Blog Accessory of the Year Award 2018

Mark Goldstein | Photography Blog , Accessories

We're revealing our favourite products from 2018 in our annual awards, looking back at the essential photography kit that helped to define 2018.

The Accessory of the Year 2018 award goes to the BenQ SW271 monitor.

“...if you’re a photographer or videographer who is looking for a large-screen with superb image quality, then it would make for a great investment. Photographers in particular should enjoy the fantastic colour accuracy and high level of detail that the monitor provides.”

Read our full BenQ SW271 review.

Congratulations to BenQ!

Honorable mentions go to the Billingham Hadley Small Pro and the Canon Macro Twin Lite MT-26EX-RT.

We're revealing our favourite products from 2018 in our annual awards, looking back at the essential photography kit that helped to define 2018. The Accessory of the Year 2018 award goes to the BenQ SW271 monitor. “...if you’re a photographer or videographer who is looking for a large-screen with superb…

Friday, December 7, 2018

Metz Mecablitz M360 Flashgun for Mirrorless and DSLR

Mark Goldstein | Accessories

The New Metz Mecablitz M360 is a compact, fully-featured TTL flash that offers intuitive operation for mirrorless and DSLR camera users.

The New Metz Mecablitz M360 is a compact, fully-featured TTL flash that offers intuitive operation for mirrorless and DSLR camera users.