Sony A99 Full Frame DSLR release date, Rumored Specs

Sony A99 is the new Sony Full Frame DSLR to be released in 2012. From all kinds of rumors, It is said Sony A99 release date will be in August, 2012. With a Zeiss 50mm F1.4 lens (about $700).  Read More »

LockCircle announced LockPort D800 secure HDMI ports for Nikon D800

Accessory maker LockCircle has announced it will offer its ‘LockPort’ durable HDMI socket bracket for the Nikon D800. The LockPort800 combines a mounting plate that secures to the base of the camera with a miniHDMI-to-standard HDMI adapter that bolts onto it. This provides an easy-access full-size HDMI connector while also protecting your camera’s miniHDMI socket from damage. The mounting plate is designed so that the camera can still be used with other mounts, tripod plates and accessories, in tandem with the LockPort. The LockPort800 will be available from June 2012 at a cost of $199/€99.

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Tamron SP 24-70mm Di VC USD Canon / Nikon Mount now In Stock at Amazon.com

Amazon.com has the Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 DI VC USD lens in stock now.  The price is $1299 for both Canon Mount and Nikon Mount, this lens is substantially more affordable than the upcoming Canon 24-70mm non-IS lens. Read More »

DxO Optics Pro 7.2.3 now supports 5D Mark III

DxO Optics Pro 7 is one of best image software corrects for various optical aberrations, notably image distortion, with corrections tuned to particular lenses and cameras. It also adjusts lighting and color rendering. After three weeks when the last update shipped, Paris, France-based DxO Labs has released Optics Pro v7.2.3, keeping up the fast development pace of its flagship image processing application.

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Nikon confirmed the D4 / D800 lockup issue

In a statement to PDN Online, Nikon USA acknowledged the D4 / D800 lockup issue. Nikon is currently working on a permanent solution, Nikon has not said whether the permanent solution will involve a firmware update for the D4 and D800 but it seems likely. In the mean time you can turn off both the ‘Highlights’ and ‘RGB Histogram’ display options in order to avoid this problem:

Can you spot the problem?

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