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Capture One Pro 8 Released

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Phase One has announced the release of Capture One 8 at Photokina today. Speed and stability were emphasized during the presentation. The application is now optimized to use dual GPU's resulting in a significant speed bump. 3x faster import. 1.5x faster processing. 7x faster load speed of large catalog files. The top five new features … Continue

Phase One and ALPA Fine Art Camera System

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Phase One  and ALPA have agreed to enter into a long-term strategic and cooperative alliance in the development and marketing of premium products for the world’s most demanding fine art photographers. Shortly, Phase One and ALPA plan to launch a new A-series camera system that builds on the products and technologies from both industry leaders. The … Continue

Hasselblad Announces New H5X Body

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The highly versatile H5X has been developed primarily for H1, H2, H2F and H4X photographers who seek H5 capability – and also as a backup body for H5D users. The H5X, which boasts latest capture functionality and works seamlessly with Hasselblad’s world-leading H System lenses, comes after the spring launch of the world’s first 50MP CMOS Sensor … Continue

Zeiss Otus 1.4/85mm

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When Zeiss introduced the Otus 55mm, we were blown away by the image quality. The corner to corner sharpness while shooting wide open was something we hadn't seen in a DSLR lens in a long time. We anticipate the same results with their latest offering in the Otus family, the 1.4/85mm. The lens is expected to be available mid … Continue

Leaf Credo 50

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Leaf just announced their 50 megapixel CMOS-based medium format digital camera back, the Leaf Credo 50. The new Credo 50 will give photographers a wider ISO range of 100 to 6400 for greater versatility and higher performance in capturing legendary Leaf colors under a variety of shooting conditions, including available light. Its new image processor … Continue

Profoto B1 Demo Day in Chicago

Profoto B1

Stop by our Chicago store on September 4th from 4-9 pm to get your hands on the Profoto B1 heads and witness their awesomeness! The power of a monoblock with the TTL intelligence of a speed light all rolled up into one compact lighting unit. Michael Gray from Profoto will be there for the demonstration and to answer all your questions. We … Continue

Introducing Fiilex lighting

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We came across these cool, small form factor, LED lights at NAB this year. Fiilex, based out of California, designs and manufactures their own LED's. Fiilex has developed a technique that they like to call "Dense Matrix LED Technology". This creates a single point source with sharp and crisp shadows with accurate color. Several modifiers adds to … Continue

Profoto Air TTL-N Availability

Profoto Air Remote TTL-N

Profoto has announced that the Profoto Air Remote TTL-N will be available on September 15th. This unit brings TTL functionality to the B1's for Nikon cameras. Call today to pre-order yours! Wirelessly integrates your B1 with your Nikon and Canon cameras. Attach this small unit to your camera’s hot shoe to wirelessly integrate your B1 with your … Continue

PocketWizard TTL update for Nikon D810 and Canon 1Dx

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Pocketwizard announced a new update to its ControlTL firmware for both Nikon and Canon versions of its MiniTT1 and FlexTT5 radios. Firmware version 3.700 for Nikon includes compatibility with the recently released D810, D610, D4S and other Nikon cameras. Additionally, firmware version 6.700 for Canon now provides TTL compatibility with the Canon 1D … Continue

The Impossible Project

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Dodd Camera is now stocking a wide selection of instant film from The Impossible Project. It’s time to dust off that old SX70 or Polaroid 600 camera which has been sitting in the closet and make some art. The Impossible journey began in 2008 at the closing event of the last Polaroid production plant in Enschede, The Netherlands. Florian 'Doc' … Continue