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Full-frame mirrorless cameras just made their Hollywood debut with this thriller

Previous Next Full-frame mirrorless cameras have entered a new realm: Hollywood. The Possession of Hannah Grace, a Sony Pictures horror film in theaters since November 30, is the first feature film shot from start to finish with a full-frame mirrorless camera, according to Sony. The Sony a7S II shot the entire A-roll for the thriller, which […]

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Nikon gets serious about mirrorless with new Z7 and Z6 cameras, available now

After celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2017, Nikon is starting a new chapter with the introduction of its Z-series cameras, the Z7 and Z6. The full-frame models represent Nikon’s big push into the mirrorless category, which has been hotly anticipated for some time. After launching the Z7 first, the availability of the Nikon Z6 followed with a […]

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7 camera care tips to keep your DSLR or mirrorless camera working for the next decade

Hillary Grigonis/Digital Trends A good camera makes for a pricey investment, especially if it’s a DSLR or mirrorless model with a collection of lenses you’ve built around it. And yet, too often we treat our expensive gear as if it was a disposal camera we picked up at Walgreens. If you want your camera and […]

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Photography News: This budget brand is developing a 4G mirrorless camera

Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photography News of the Week is all the news you might have missed this week, published on the weekends. Alongside the biggest stories of the week, like Flickr’s big changes, Panasonic’s organic sensor camera, and a one-handed Photoshop […]

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Best camera accessories for your new DSLR or mirrorless system

Cameras nowadays seem to have every feature baked into them, but sometimes it can help to have a few extra tools on hand to both protect your gear and push to its fullest potential. To help get you started on your photographic endeavors, we’ve rounded up some of the must-have accessories for your kit, whether […]

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The Best DSLR and Mirrorless Cameras of 2018

Putting Smartphones to Shame If you’re feeling limited by what your point-and-shoot can do, there are plenty of reasons to consider an interchangable lens camera (ILC), whether it be a traditional DSLR or a more modern mirrorless model. These advanced shooters feature larger image sensors, superior optics, robust manual controls, faster performance, and the versatility […]

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Canon and Nikon’s new mirrorless cameras impress. Should Sony start worrying?

Canon President and Chief Operating Officer, Kazuto Ogawa, introduces the Canon EOS R. Gannon Burgett/Digital Trends Within two weeks of each other, industry heavyweights Nikon and Canon made perhaps their most impactful announcements since the dawn of digital photography: the move to professional, full-frame mirrorless systems. While it’s easy to view these new systems as […]

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Nikon Z6, Canon EOS R, or Sony A7 III? Basic full-frame mirrorless models compared

A month ago, choosing a full frame mirrorless was a matter of choosing which Sony you wanted (unless, of course, you could afford a Leica). But with major DSLR players Canon and Nikon now stepping into the full-frame mirrorless game, photographers looking for a smaller camera to sling around their neck without sacrificing image quality […]

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Nikon says Z7, Z6 mirrorless cameras will ship on time in the U.S.

The Nikon factory in Sendai, Japan. Nikon inc. / Nikon Corp. As the company’s first serious mirrorless bodies, Nikon has a lot riding on the new Z7 and Z6 — and some photographers worry that the upcoming bodies will see the same limited supply that the Nikon D850 suffered from at the initial launch. A […]

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Sorry, DSLR, but Sony mirrorless is now the best-selling full-frame camera

Mirrorless cameras may have finally nudged the DSLR off the top spot — the best-selling full-frame camera in the U.S. is now a mirrorless model. On August 15, Sony shared data that puts it as the top-selling brand for full-frame cameras for the first-half of 2018 in the United States. Sony slid into that top […]

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How to pick the perfect lens to breathe new life into your DSLR or mirrorless camera

Congratulations on taking the giant photographic leap to an interchangeable lens camera! You’re probably already thinking about what lenses to add to your bag — that’s why you’re here, right? As cool as your new DSLR or mirrorless camera is now, it won’t reach its true potential until you take a deep dive into the […]

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Nikon’s full-frame mirrorless is coming August 23. Here’s what experts expect

[embedded content] Mirrorless cameras have evolved — but the category has grown up largely without much help from some of the industry’s biggest players. Afraid to cannibalize DSLR sales, Nikon and Canon’s early mirrorless efforts were focused on the entry level photographer and perhaps the enthusiast at most. Meanwhile, mirrorless cameras from Sony, Fujifilm, Olympus, and […]

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Mirrorless vs. DSLR: How do these competing camera systems stack up?

Interchangeable lens cameras sit at the top of the gear pyramid for serious photographers. Both mirrorless cameras and DSLRs boast the flexibility of different lenses and larger sensors compared to compact cameras and smartphones. DSLRs made an easy cross-over from film, just adding a D onto the 35mm film SLRs that many professionals favored for […]

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Nikon's Full-Frame Mirrorless System Is Coming

Hot on the heels of Nikon’s European arm releasing a teaser video for its upcoming full-frame mirrorless camera system, the US branch has released an official development announcement. This will be the company’s second attempt at a mirrorless system after Nikon recently discontinued the Nikon 1 series (pictured above) about six and a half years […]