Press photographers have claimed a victory after forcing the Metropolitan Police to issue new guidelines concerning police treatment of snappers covering news events.
Hasselblad has launched a limited-edition digital camera to mark 100 years since the birth of its Swedish founder Victor Hasselblad on 8 March 1906.
Police are using a miniature camera built into a special pen to record their handwritten notes while on the beat – to save time on paperwork later.
An ‘entry-level’ studio lighting system designed for product and portrait photography has been launched by Lastolite.
Fujifilm has slammed a report in today’s Times newspaper that wrongly states it has announced its withdrawal from the traditional film and camera business.
Pentax has showcased a mocked-up version of a new 10-million-pixel digital SLR it expects to launch this autumn. Also on display at this week's PMA trade show in Florida is the Pentax 18MP 645 Digital camera (pictured) – a model…
Epson has unwrapped a pair of new flatbed scanners including one aimed specifically at photography enthusiasts and advanced amateurs called the Perfection V700 Photo.
Panasonic has revealed its first digital SLR - a 7.5 million pixel Four Thirds model called the Lumix DMC-L1 which was built in a tie-up with Olympus. And Leica has effectively endorsed the Four Thirds standard by announcing a 14-50mm…
The second digital SLR to emerge from the alliance between Samsung and Pentax is the six million Samsung-branded GX-1L which is due out in March priced £500.
Ricoh has today unveiled a pocket-sized 6.1-million-pixel digital compact camera called the Caplio RR630 which is due out next month priced £129.99.
Three photographers have been convicted of breaching French privacy laws on the night Princess Diana and Dodi Al Fayed died in a car crash in 1997. The snappers were given a token fine of one euro under a ruling announced…
The continuing decline in the film market has prompted Fuji to buy a 22% share in a drugs company, claim Japanese press reports.
Canon has today launched a new digital SLR called the EOS 30D, a revamped version of the EOS 20D which was launched in 2004. It will be out next month at a body only price of £1099.99.
A retired doctor who had never before used a digital camera has won a major prize in a nationwide travel competition with his brand new Nikon D70. Picture credit: KK Aravind
Historians have prized open a treasure trove of camera club images to reveal a history of North-West England over the past 100 years. Picture credit: Roger Fenton
Japan’s production of digital SLRs with interchangeable lenses will rise by 23.4% this year, meaning that 4.68m kits will be shipped from factories, according to new trade figures.
A new world record was last night set for a photograph sold at auction when a picture by US photographer Edward Steichen sold for the equivalent of £1.68m - nearly three times its pre-sale estimate. A private collector bought the…
Independent lens maker Tamron has today unveiled a 17-50mm zoom lens specifically designed for use with digital SLRs that have an APS-C size imaging sensor.
Panasonic has unwrapped two new Lumix digital compacts both of which are claimed to be the smallest cameras in their class.
Dedicated AP reader George Bodnar has just been granted a rare Royal Warrant by the Prince of Wales. Picture credit: George Bodnar