Photokina 2018: top 10 accessories

Manfrotto BeFree The tripod maker used its large stand to show off the aluminium, all-in-one BeFree 2N1 that turns into monopod as needed, along with the tasty looking BeFree Narissimo and Live QPL, aimed at videographers needing fail-safe stability. STC…

Yann Arthus-Bertrand is new DJI ‘Master’

Yann Arthus-Bertrand used DJI drone and cinematic camera technology while shooting his new film, Woman. The DJI Inspire 2 drone with a Zenmuse X7 camera was used extensively in locations as diverse as Portugal, The Republic of the Congo and…

Photokina 2018: Whitewall in the frame

As well as a lot of interesting new camera and lens releases, there were some great accessories and photo services being shown at Photokina. German printing and framing specialist, Whitewall, had a major stand showing off its colourful Pop Art…

Photokina 2018 oddity awards

Award for most gravity-defying trousers It must take this representative of Three Legged Thing a while to get through airport security Award for ‘don’t try this at home’ sword skills Listen carefully kids, these swords are sharp, as the Sony…

The Brighton Photo Challenge with mpb.com

  Brighton is home to two piers, the UK’s tallest moving observation tower, the country’s most eccentric palace, and Britain’s biggest marketplace for used cameras and lenses. We decided to take five AP readers down to the coast to visit all…

Rotolight HSS transmitter for Fujifilm

“As the system grows, so do the demands from our users for compatibility with third-party accessories,” said Fujifilm UK Marketing Manager, Andreas Georghiades. “This is why we are so happy to have an HSS transmitter for our X Series and…

Latest issue is “on the shelf”

Studio photographer turned handyman, Andrew Sydenham, built some special shelves for the cameras, which he then shot under studio conditions. A huge thanks to second-hand specialist, MPB.com of Brighton, who supplied the cameras at very short notice, including such great…