Category Archives: Noteworthy Tools & Technologies

A 1995 Zeiss 16mm Hologon T* Goes Digital

Text & Photographs by Allan Weitz Before the mid-1960s if you wanted to shoot ultra wide-angle images with a 35m camera your lens choices were quite limited. With the exception of Nikon’s large and bulbous 15mm/f3.5 AIS or perhaps their special order Nikkor 13mm/f5.6 AI-S, 18 to … Continue reading

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Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II – 8-Shot Still Capture & In-Camera Keystone Control

There’s much being said about Olympus’s latest Micro Four Thirds interchangeable lens camera, the OM-D E-M5 Mark II. It features a proven 16MP imaging sensor supported by Olympus’s latest-generation TruePic VII image processor. It also has up to 5 stops … Continue reading

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Olympus’ Super-Wide Stylus TOUGH TG-860

One of my all-time favorite rugged point-and-shoot – Olympus’s TOUGH TG-850, just got an upgrade in the form of the Olympus TOUGH TG-860. The new camera retains the key features that set it apart from the competition including its 16MP … Continue reading

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