August 2013 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for August 2013. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Camera Articles for August of 2013

Below are the 26 Camera articles for August of 2013

Sigma Offers Lens Mount Conversion Service

We couldn't be happier about the recent announcement from Sigma--they are now offering a lens mount conversion service for Sony, Sigma, Pentax, Canon and Nikon mounts.

The Panasonic Lumix GX7 and 42.5.mm f/1.2 Lens

The Panasonic Lumix GX7 is not a huge surprise since it was leaked the other day, but it's worth announcing and noting some of its cool features.

Samsung WB800F Review

The Samsung WB800F reviewed well, sitting comfortably between the Samsung EX2F and the Canon SX280 HS--a great choice for a compact travel zoom camera.

Samsung WB800F

One of the most interesting recent developments in the ongoing digital imaging revolution is the introduction of the travel zoom point and shoot digital camera. Travel zooms look and handle[...]

FPT: Hard Drives and Flash Drives and Clouds, Oh My!

What's the best way to store your images? The options can get overwhelming. We are here to help!

Nikon Announces New Lens, Flash and Camera

New to the Nikon product lineup is the SB300 flash, the 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6 lens and the Coolpix L620 camera.

Back to School: Free Photo Editing Apps that Make the Grade

Going back to school means you don't have extra money. Thank goodness these apps are free!

Back to School: Photo Apps for Taking Notes

There are a lot of apps out there that can help you take notes, but which one is the best for you? We take some time to show you what[...]

FPT: Using Sun Flare to Enhance Your Images

Want to add some interest to your images? Try playing with the sun by including lens flare in your photos. The results can be very intriguing.

Fuji’s Facebook Page Invites you to Win an X-M1

In the mood to win a Fujifilm X-M1? It's simple. Find out here how to do it.

Pentax Q7 Review

The Pentax Q7 is a super compact interchangeable lens camera with a small 1/1.7-inch sensor to match. Will the little Q7 be able to play with the big dogs?

Pentax Q7

The best ways to describe the Pentax Q7 is cute, compact and customizable. The Pentax Q7 offers users 120 color combinations from which to choose–plenty to satisfy even the most[...]

Think Tank Photo Offers New Sling Bag

If you are looking for a new camera bag for your DSLR or mirrorless camera Think Tank Photo might have just what you are looking for with their new TurnStyle[...]

FPT: How to Create Depth of Field

Love the look of images with a soft, defocused background? Achieving that look is simpler than you think. Check out our pro tips for creating that professional look.

Pentax K-50 Review

Arriving barely a year after the release of the K-30, the K-50 is very similar to its predecessor with only a few minor tweaks including 120 color options.

Canon announces the G16, S120, SX510 HS, and SX170 IS

Today Canon announces four new cameras: the PowerShot G16, PowerShot S120, PowerShot SX510 HS and PowerShot SX170 IS.

Corel Releases PaintShop Pro X6 to Users, With No Subscription Pricing

Unlike Adobe Photoshop, PaintShop Pro X6 will not move to subscription-only pricing. After this week's release to customers, public availability is set for Sept. 4.

FPT: How To Reignite Your Creative Passion

Getting stuck in a photographic rut is easy if you have been shooting for a while. Check out our simple steps to re-ignite the creative spark.

Sony Offers Three New E-Mount Lenses

New Sony Lenses Include a 16-70mm F4 Carl Zeiss Lens, 18-105mm F4 G Lens and 50mm F1.8 portrait lens in black.

Sony Introduces NEX-5T with Wi-Fi and NFC

Today Sony introduces the new NEX-5T--a compact ILC that offers a speedy AF, NFC, and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Sony Announces Compact DSLR-Style a3000

Today Sony announced the a3000, their newest interchangeable lens DSLR-style camera. It is compact and very inexpensive!

Ricoh Introduces Five Pentax Limited Lenses

Ricoh introduced five new HD Pentax prime lenses designed specifically for the K-mount DSLR cameras. Check out the lenses and pricing here.

Ricoh Introduces Weather Sealed Flashes

Striving to complete the weather-sealed DSLR system lineup, Ricoh announced the introduction of two flash units for Pentax interchangeable lens cameras.

Samsung Announces Galaxy NX Pricing and Availability

Today Samsung announced pricing and availability for the Galaxy NX camera; the first fully connected mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. Check it out here.

Imagenomic Releases Realgrain 2 Image Effects Software

Imagenomic announced the release of its Realgrain 2 image effects software plugin. See if you qualify for their free upgrade.

FPT: Which Camera Should I Buy?

We get asked this question on a daily basis. Read on to see how to make this decision.