Moab Lasal Dual Semigloss 330

A heavyweight, double-sided fine art paper utilizing state-of-the-art coating technology. The first heavyweight 330gsm dual-sided inkjet paper in its class, Lasal Dual Semigloss 330 features the latest in coating technology to produce ultra-consistent image reproduction with instant dry-time. The new coating allows prints to be handled immediately without fingerprints or scuffing making the paper ideal for portfolios and limited edition books where the prints encounter frequent handling.

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Jewelry for your Leica

Here’s something you don’t see everyday! Customize your rangefinder camera and make it “Wild but Elegant.” Premium Collection Hot Shoe Cover & Soft Release: Jay Tsujimura’s premium collection is the exquisite one-of-a-kind and meticulously hand-crafted silver hot shoe cover and soft release for Leica and other rangefinder cameras. These exquisitely hand-crafted floral and lizard adornments will redefine the way you’ve looked at your camera. The hot shoe cover is specifically for Leica M cameras and two other types are for the Nikon, Fuji X-Pro 1, X-100, X-10, Ricoh-GR, Leica X2, and etc. The soft release is for all rangefinder cameras.


The Diana Baby 110

Just when you thought the world was totally digital…enter the Diana Baby 110. Looking like it’s 1970’s counterpart, this teeny baby uses 110 film (yes film) and has two interchangeable lenses and a PC-flash socket. Along with it are Color Tiger 110 and B&W Orca 110 films, all from the folks at the Lomographic Society. C’mon you want one!


DxO ViewPoint

DxO ViewPoint, is new software for Mac and Windows entirely dedicated to correcting distorted elements on the edges of photos, and to fixing problems with perspective such as Keystoning. Based on DxO Labs’ exclusive geometric correction technology, DxO ViewPoint allows photographers to easily and efficiently restore the natural proportions of the subjects in images as an integral part of the workflow. DxO ViewPoint easily fixes this flaw, automatically restoring the natural proportions to distorted faces and bodies to make them look as normal as those in the center of the image. Watch for an upcoming article in photo technique on Read more »


EXposed Workshop DVD

From Seim Effects a new workshop by award-winning photographer Gavin Seim—EXposed, a film about seeing and photographing light. This workshop was produced over several months while Gavin traveled thousands of miles across America. EXposed documents experiences and techniques inspired by the masters of photography and refined for the digital age. The goal of EXposed is to teach photographers how to not only photograph light, but how to truly see it. EXposed is an informative entertaining four-hour journey (in 14 organized chapters) following Gavin as he travels around the United States with a camper and a passion for light, hunting perfection Read more »


ColorStrokes by MacPhun LLC

Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad. ColorStrokes (formerly known as Color Splash Studio) allows you to recolor images, add color to black and white and mix selective colors with dramatic effects.


Impossible-Project Launches New PQ 8×10 Instant Film

You may remember that Polaroid introduced 8×10 Instant film in 1973 making high-resolution large format instant photography possible for the first time. The unique size and characteristics of the 8×10 film soon captured the attention of photographers as an artistic medium. During the 1980s it was frequently used for landscape, fine art or advertising-photography, scientific applications as well as high quality proofs. Just like all other types of Polaroid film it was discontinued in the 21st Century. The New PQ 8×10 film from Impossible- Project is compatible with all 8×10 cameras equipped with a Polaroid film holder, as well as the Read more »


Novoflex ZEBRA White Balance/Grey Cards

Novoflex ZEBRA cards are made from a special polymer and have an antireflection coating on both the white side and the grey side. The grey side serves as a reference area for exposure metering while the white side enables correct white balance that is so important in digital photography.


Pentax Introduces New X-5 Digital Camera

The Pentax X-5 digital camera is an ideal choice for photographers who want to easily capture beautiful, high-quality images of a wide variety of subjects and scenes. Featuring a powerful high-magnification optical 26X super-telephoto zoom lens and a focal length of 4mm-104mm (22.3mm ultra-wide angle to 580mm super telephoto 35mm equivalent). Coupled with the camera’s Macro mode, which allows photographers to capture dramatic close-up images of subjects as near to the lens as 0.4 inches, the X-5 delivers an extensive range of creative photographic possibilities.


Lightsphere Collapsible Snoot

New from Gary Fong, the Lightsphere Collapsible Snoot gives photographers maximum efficiency and directional control over strobe lighting when mounted off-camera, allowing a photographer to create cutting edge, “fashion style” special effects. The black finish of the Lightsphere Collapsible Snoot blocks the light spilled out of the sides of the diffuser so instead of filling a room with soft light, the photographer can project the light directly onto the subject with a controlled yet soft burst that is great for hair highlighting, selective lighting of subjects, or highlighting a subject against a busy background.