Sony UK has confirmed UK prices for its latest batch of Cyber-shot digital compacts which include the 8.1-million-pixel H7 and H9 (pictured) and ‘12.1MP’ W200.

RPS seeks ‘younger members’

The Royal Photographic Society has outlined plans to recruit a ‘younger’ membership in a bid to ‘drive the society forward’.

Exclusively designed for its digital SLRs are two new lenses from Pentax, both featuring a ‘supersonic motor’ for ‘quieter’ focusing.

No.10 petition fuels photo rights confusion

A photographer’s Downing Street petition against 'proposed restrictions' on rights to take pictures in public has confused many into wrongly believing that the government is planning such a move. It…

Canon has today announced the EOS-1D Mark III, a 10.1-million-pixel digital SLR designed to replace the EOS-1D Mark II N. Billed as the 'world's fastest' DSLR, the newcomer is claimed…

Photo injunction sparks media rights fears

A media rights row has broken out after energy giant Npower handed a High Court injunction to a news photographer covering the company’s controversial activities at Radley Lakes in Oxfordshire.…

Nikon has bolstered its Coolpix compact family with seven new models including a 10-million-pixel camera with ISO 3200 sensitivity called the Coolpix P5000.

Nikon unveils seven Coolpix cameras

Nikon has bolstered its Coolpix compact family with seven new models including a 10-million-pixel camera with ISO 3200 sensitivity called the Coolpix P5000. The P5000 features a lens delivering the…

Thousands sign photo rights petition

More than 2,200 Britons have backed a Downing Street petition that lobbies against 'restrictions' on photographers’ rights to take pictures in public, less than a week since it was launched.

Ilford plans to relaunch a number of its ‘specialist’ films including its SFX 200 b&w film fuelled by consumer demand. • Nikon has today announced a revamped version of its…

Lowepro has extended its SlingShot AW range with the launch of a new bag designed for fast access, so that news and sports photographers don’t miss out on the action.…

Magnum’s Martin Parr ‘nearly arrested’

Legendary Magnum photographer Martin Parr says he was almost arrested on a Brazilian beach when a father took exception to an image that included one of the man's children in…

Enthusiasts outshone professional photographers in this year’s Wanderlust Photo of the Year contest, according to its organiser, Wanderlust magazine. Picture credit: Gerald Spice

The earliest known portrait of photographic pioneer Julia Margaret Cameron – a daguerreotype by an unknown photographer – has been saved for the nation. Picture credit: National Media Museum and…

Winning World Press Photo revealed

US photographer Spencer Platt has today been named the winner of the 50th annual World Press Photo Contest. Platt’s image of a group of young Lebanese - driving through a…