SLRs up for grabs in Sangers kit sell-off

Stacks of SLRs and lenses will be up for grabs tomorrow as part of an auction of gear resulting from Sangers Limited going into administration last year.

A high-end heavyweight inkjet paper said to offer better blacks and shadow detail than traditional silver fibre-based papers has been launched by ChauDigital.

Miniature digital still cameras are being used to monitor troublespots and gather evidence of criminal and antisocial behaviour on council estates in Camden, north London.

Funding for NMPFT’s London venue remains unclear

The National Museum of Photography, Film and Television (NMPFT) still plans to open a permanent exhibition space in London. However, a year after it first discussed the move the museum…

Demand for 35mm print film drops 46%

Exports of 35mm colour print film from Japan fell 46.8% in November 2005 compared to the same month the previous year according to trade figures just out.

A whale of a photo opportunity

If you happen to be in central London this afternoon then you may be in with a chance of photographing a whale which has been spotted in the River Thames.…

Legendary lens maker Carl Zeiss has confirmed that it will launch two Nikon F-mount interchangeable lenses designed to be compatible with Nikon’s film and digital SLRs.

Police are investigating how an elderly man fell 300ft to his death from the Shell Tower in central London while taking pictures from the public viewing gallery. Picture credit: www.freefoto.com…

Nikon to ditch most film cameras

Historic photography brand Nikon is to discontinue all but one of its film cameras to concentrate on making digital models.

A schoolgirl inspired to take up photography at a school activity club has gone on to stage an exhibition hailed as ‘pure photojournalism’. Picture credit: Alexandra Smart