Canon has announced its EF 50mm F1.8 STM lens, which uses a stepper motor for quieter and more responsive autofocus compared to its “Mark II” predecessor. The new “nifty fifty” also features a 7-blade circular aperture and minimum focus distance of 35cm – both improvements over the Mark II. The compact fifty is just 39mm long […]
Motorized sliders are brilliant tools for filmmakers and time-lapsers. Unfortunately, just as with cameras, there is no one perfect motorized slider. This overview is a rundown of what currently are the best portable, somewhat affordable, motorized slider options on the market, and can be used as a comparison tool. The article is continously updated to be as relevant […]
A new filter manufacturer, named Novo, is launching a range of filters that will be made from sapphire crystal and Gorilla Glass.
The latest addition to the range of intervalometers that photograpers may choose from is the Pico – a small yet capable intervalometer that is well on its way to become a successful Kickstarter project. The Pico is the brainchild of Mindarin, started by Oscar Ramírez. Back in 2012 Ramírez successfully funded the Astro intervalometer, pledging almost $430,000 – […]