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…

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.

Dedicated AP reader George Bodnar has just been granted a rare Royal Warrant by the Prince of Wales. Picture credit: George Bodnar

Reuters snapper lands world press photo title

This picture of a mother with her emaciated child at an emergency feeding station in Niger has scooped the World Press Photo of the Year for Reuters photographer Finbarr O’Reilly.…

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…