Products — March 2016

Over the years, I have owned multiple point and shoot cameras from nearly every brand. The features are always decent for the price, but they are typically reserved for use on vacation or at family events. Recently, pictureline asked me to take the Panasonic DMC-ZS100 on my last photography trip to Southern Utah. Spoiler alert: I was actually very impressed with the...
Panasonic recently announced the new firmware update Version 2.5 for the DMC-GH4 to further enhance its performance at no charge. It will be available for download by the end of March. The new firmware Version 2.5 includes following functional updates: Post Focus Post Focus is a special function that enables users to select an in-focus point after shooting. It has already...
Sony is expanding their mirrorless E-mount Alpha system, and getting serious about video recording. The Sony a6300 provides 4K video capabilities and still-image shooting at 11 frames per second, while boasting the brand's most autofocus points. With an incredible 425 focal plane phase-detection AF points densely positioned over the entire image area, this comprehensive AF point coverage ensures that no...
                  Who would have thought that a conservation photographer’s strongest shield would be a roll of toilet paper? And yet, says MindShift Gear’s co-founder, renowned conservation photographer Daniel Beltrá, he never ventures into the wilds of the Amazon without it. Operating at the extremes of outdoor photography, Beltrá has exposed environmental degradation at...