Canon Supports Creative Photojournalism At Visa pour l’Image 2014

 Visa pour l’Image 2014

For the German press release click here, for the French press release click here. An English CPN article on Visa pour l’Image is here.

 Visa pour l’Image 2014

Canon EU press release:

Canon champions creative photojournalism at Visa pour l’Image 2014

London, UK, 27 August 2014 – Canon today announces its activity programme at Visa pour l’Image 2014, the annual festival of photojournalism held in Perpignan, France. Championing the festival for 25 years, Canon is a long-running supporter of the illustrious event and will showcase its leading range of products and services at the show, whilst offering expertise to the 3,000 accredited professional photojournalists registered to attend.

Canon will be running an exciting interactive programme of events throughout the 7 day festival that highlights the very best in photojournalism and reflects the company’s passion for powerful images. The Canon programme will include: Canon experience zone

The Canon experience zone at the festival will display Canon’s vast range of professional products – from image capture through to printing – with the opportunity for photographers to experience the latest products for themselves. Accredited photographers can also visit the CPS depot where there will be the opportunity to have their equipment checked, cleaned and have small repairs undertaken, all for free.

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The Canon Lens Experience – A New, Incredibly Useful Online Tool

Canon Lens Experience

B&H Photo started an online resource named Canon Lens Experience, a site dedicated to an exhaustive look at various Canon lenses.

Features of the lenses are presented in an interactive way. There is also a series of interviews with 15 well-known photographers about how to take pictures in different settings (and what gear they are using).

The Canon‬ Lens Experience from B&H is a premium content project that features detailed articles about fifteen professional photographers—who all share a love for Canon glass.

There is much more, and this is a very useful tool and resource to learn more about your Canon gear, and about the best way to use it.

Canon Lens Experience

[via PetaPixel]

Adobe Lightroom 5 Tips & Tricks Round-Up

Adobe Lightroom 5 Tips & Tricks

A round-up of good tips and tricks for using Adobe Lightroom 5

 

Videos:


Adobe Evangelist Terry White reveals 5 tips for getting the most out of your Lightroom 5 catalog – Imaging Resource

 


How to Take Full Advantage of Lightroom’s Develop Module, a Thorough Walkthrough – PetaPixel

 


Video Tutorial How to Manage Your Lightroom Catalog While Travelling – Digital Photography School

 


Post Processing in Street Photography with Lightroom 5 – Thomas Leuthard on Youtube

 


Lightroom 5 And The New Radial Filter – KelbyOne on YouTube

Samyang 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine Lens Available For Pre-Order

Samyang 50mm T1.5 AS UMC

  • EF Mount Lens/Full Frame Format
  • Aperture Range: T1.5 – T22
  • One Aspherical, One Hybrid Asph. Element
  • Manual Focus and Aperture
  • Geared Focus and Aperture Control Rings
  • De-Clicked Aperture Control Ring
  • UMC Lens Multi-Coating
  • Minimum Focus Distance of 1.5′
  • Lateral Aperture and Distance Markings

Samyang’s new 50mm T1.5 AS UMC Cine lens can be pre-ordered at Adorama and B&H Photo. The lens sells for $549.

Product announcement and press release here. Product description and pics after the break.

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