TFP photography and work for exposure. Does it worth it?

In recent years more and more photographers, both beginners and photographers, receive different “work for exposure” offers or TFP requests from various people. But does it really worth your time and efforts? Such things as TFP photography (means “time for prints”) has already existed for dozens of years, probably. And it was fine for a…

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Godox updates their flash firmware for compatibility with recent discovery on Canon’s hotshoe mount changes

Godox sticks to its active marketing policy and recently announced about a firmware update for its speed flash units. This step was performed as a response to a recent hype around Canon’s removal of a central hotshoe pin from its entry-level DSLRs. The new firmware for Godox V860II-C, V350-C, TT350-C and X1T-C (all Canon versions)…

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Canon removes the hotshoe central pin from their new entry-level cameras

Canon suddenly prepared an unpleasant surprise for potential owners of their last two entry-level DSLR cameras: Canon EOS Rebel SL3 (or 200D Mark II) (announced in April, 2019) and Canon EOS Rebel T7 (or 2000D, or KissX90) (announced in February, 2018). This “pioneering” decision was to remove the central pin from the hotshoe mount. Probably,…

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YASHICA’s absolute persistence – they are launching a new Kickstarter campaign

In the last few years YASHICA (brand owner) had made a lot of noise in the photography community. With a lot of expectations from digiFilm Y35 that proved to become a real disappointment for their supporters. But YASHICA does not give up, they have launched a new Kiskstarter campaign. Though, worth mentioning, this time they…

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Irix lens goes to space… literally

Irix, young company which successfully entered photography world just few years ago with innovative and properly designed products is reaching another level of evolution. Quality, durability and precision were always strong points of Irix. It has been just proven. Irix has been selected as cooperating company in exciting, high technology project. Irix Team is proud…

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Ricoh GR III announced – a new generation legendary camera for street shooters

Ricoh Imaging has announced their new generation of the legendary GR series camera – GR III. The new high-end digital compact camera features the whole bunch of new hardware and features. GR III is designed to be the ultimate snapshot photography. Ricoh GR III – old legend, new possibilities ©yura.photo Traditionally, being a GR family…

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Xiaomi Mi 9 – new top smartphone of the DxOMark chart for video performance

Today, February 20, 2019, Xiaomi officially announced their new flagship smartphone – Mi 9. Xiaomi Mi 9 combines incredible performance with a stunning new design. Comes equipped with the newest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform. Mi 9 has a new AI triple camera containing the latest 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 1/2″ sensor and is the world’s…

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Elinchrom announces the availability of its Transmitter PRO for Pentax cameras

Long awaited Elinchrom strobe light system support for Pentax is here! Lighting equipment manufacturer from Switzerland finally had offered the support of their flagship transmitter for Pentax cameras, as was announced yesterday, February 18th, 2019. Unreasonably, Pentax cameras are probably one of the most neglected cameras that are omitted by the vast majority of studio…

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