What's New, October 2016 Camera and Photography News

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Recent articles for those of you that like to discover new ideas, or just about how to better utilize your existing equipment. Click on a link below.
Oct 22


Mercedes Benz Photo Gallery. Mercedes-Benz origins trace to Karl Benz creating of the first gas-fueled auto, the Benz Patent Motorwagen, and patented, January 1886. In 1902, Emil Jellinek, an Austrian vehicle business entrepenuer who worked with DMG founded the trademark, naming the 1901 Mercedes 35hp after his little girl Mercedes Jellinek.
Oct 21


Pontiac Vehicles Photo Gallery - Pontiac was an automobile brand initially created as Oakland Motor Company in 1907, and was renamed "Pontiac Motor Co." in 1926. Pontiac was marketed by General Motors (GM) in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Pontiac has been promoted as the performance division of General Motors for a long time, and specialized in performance vehicles.
Oct 20


Lincoln Vehicles Photo Gallery The Lincoln Motor Company (additionally referred to just as Lincoln) (known as THE LINCOLN MOTOR COMPANY or essentially as LINCOLN) is a division of the U.S.- based Ford Motor Company that offers luxury vehicles under the Lincoln marque. Established by Henry M. Leland in 1917, Lincoln has been a Ford subsidiary since 1922.
Oct 19


Toyota Vehicles Photo Gallery. Toyota began in 1933 when the organization became a division of Toyoda Automatic Loom Works. In  August 1935. Model AA passenger car production began in 1936. Early vehicles had a strong resemblance to the both Dodge Power Wagon and Chevrolet, with a few parts interchangeable with their American originals.
Oct 18
ICE & FIRE | an aerial film of Iceland
A non-narrative short film of the wild and beautiful nature of Iceland, the land of ice and fire. This dronefilm is shot on a 6 day trip to Iceland by Kristian Kettner and Bjarke Hvorslev. With a DJI Phantom 4 drone and a Sony a7r II. Edited by Bjarke Hvorslev. Music: Tony Anderson - All is Not Lost
Oct 17


Ford Vehicles Photo Gallery. Ford Motor Company is an American multinational corporation based in Dearborn, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit. The automaker was founded by Henry Ford and incorporated on June 16, 1903.  The organization offers autos and business vehicles under the Ford brand and most luxury autos under the Lincoln mark.
Oct 16


Mercury Vehicles Photo Gallery. Edsel Ford was the man behind the creation of the new line of Mercury cars. He wanted a vehicle to fill the price span between Ford and the Lincoln. similar to the Buick brand at General Motors
Oct 15


Acura Vehicles Photo Gallery. Acura was the first Japanese luxury brand automobile. The establishment of Acura coincided with the announcement of a JDM Honda dealership television sales channel, called Honda Clio, which sold luxury brand vehicles, joining previously established Honda Verno, and followed by Honda Primo the next year.
Oct 14

Alpha Romeo Photo Gallery. Established as A.L.F.A. ("Anonima Lombarda Fabbrica Automobili" aka (Anonymous Lombard Automobile Factory), June 24, 1910, in Milan — and active in auto racing since 1911. The organization was owned by Italian state holding organization Istituto per la Ricostruzione Industriale from 1932 and 1986, when it became a member of the Fiat group. In February 2007, the Alfa Romeo label became Alfa Romeo Automobiles S.p.A., a part of Fiat Group Automobiles, now known as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Italy.

Oct 13


Cadillac Vehicles Photo Gallery. The first Cadillac was introduced in October 1902. a 1903 model. the engine was a10-horsepower, single-cylinder The Cadillac cost around $100%, and completely sold out at during is initial introduction at the New York City Automobile Show in 1903 . The first engine for Cadillac featured mechanical overhead valves along with a square bore to stroke ratio. Steering was rack-and-pinion (humm', we use that today) .
Oct 12


Chrysler Vehicles Photo Gallery. Chrysler was first organized as the Chrysler Corporation in 1925. From 1998 to 2007, Chrysler and its subsidiaries were part of the German based DaimlerChrysler AG (now Daimler AG). On January 1, 2014, Fiat S.p.A reported an arrangement to buy the balance of Chrysler from the United Auto Workers retiree wellbeing trust. The arrangement was finished on January 21, 2014, making Chrysler Group a Fiat S.p.A. sbisidiary.  Read the rest
Oct 11


Samsung Stops its Note 7. Samsung Electronics has officially stopped delivering its troubled Note 7 cell phone after repeated issues with the phones catching fire, including one occurrence in which a smoldering phone necessitated the evacuation of a Southwest Airlines jet.
Oct 10


Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art LensThe third incarnation of the Sigma 12-24mm f/4 DG HSM Art Lens, available with mounts for Canon EF, Nikon F, or Sigma SA, refines their ultra-wide lens and offers up a picture with very little distortion and with a high resolution for fresh photographs with a cutting edge full-frame digital image sensor. A member from the Sigma Art series.
Oct 06


Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VSony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V Digital Camera. Taking an astounding pocket-sized camera series and further enhancing it, the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 V Digital Camera moves the compact RX100 line up a notch by including a Fast Hybrid AF system with 315 focal plane phase detection points. Consolidating a reliable and proven 20.1MP 1" Exmor RS BSI CMOS image sensor, the RX100 V can make exceptionally detailed pictures at sensitivities up to ISO 12800 effortlessly.
Oct 05


Pentax 01 Standard Prime - Q LensPentax 01 9 mm Unifocal lens for everyday use Included with purchase of Q body. The Pentax 01 9mm unifocal standard prime lens features a focal length like a 47mm in 35mm SLR format. As it provides a natural perspective nearly identical to that of a human eye.
Oct 04


HD Pentax-D FA 28-105mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR LensPENTAX-D FA 28-105mm HD f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR Lens. Adaptable, moderately compact, and compatible with full-frame K-mount DSLR cameras. it will be a flawless match for many shooters on account of its wide-angle to medium telephoto range. The lens likewise provides a f/3.5-5.6 variable aperture to hold the size down while additionally using ED glass elemkents to diminish aberrations.
Oct 03


The Mirrorless Olympus OM-D E-M10 Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera is a ergonomically-designed compact camera highlighting a 16.1 mp Live MOS sensor and TruePic VII picture processor to create high-resolution still images and full 1080p HD video with remarkable low-light quality and rapid execution. The combination of these two technologies empowers a high sensitivity range from ISO 100 thru 25600 and continuous shooting up to 8 frames per second.
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