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  • Some consider Barack Obama's police body camera proposal a racist move
    Obama's police body camera proposal likely nothing more than racism in disguise
    President Obama has now officially proposed a $263 million initiative for the supposed purpose of “increasing trust” among law enforcement officials and the individuals they serve and protect. This proposal includes a $75 million...
  • Obama police body cameras: Major funding for new cop camera, President Obama wants safety recording
    Obama police body cameras: President Obama wants 50K tapes, record cop behavior
    President Obama wants police body cameras inputted into cop uniform protocol across the U.S. in light of the Ferguson shooting and subsequent protests this week. In a move that calls for 50,000 tapes that would likely cost up to $75 million in...
  • Police protests
    'Deep distrust' of law enforcement requires cameras
    Here is a taste of government logic. African Americans don’t trust law enforcement officers because:a. Law enforcement officers are wary and distrustful of black people because there is a high correlation between being black and being a...
  • The art of underwater imaging for the angler
    The art of underwater imaging for the angler
    The soar fish finder is the best thing to happen to an angler, but it is a computer. If you are not hip to operating a computer setting up and tweaking the settings could become a challenge. Dual beam is 2-D for finding fish. Three-D imaging is...
  • Captivating Fall(s) at Silver Falls State Park
    Fall foliage photography
    Autumn is one of the best seasons for enjoying the lush foliage in every part of our city. The greater Portland area is ripe with delicious shades of golds, reds, and oranges, now peaking against the evergreen background. Grab your camera and your...
  • Samsung NX30 camera
    Samsung’s #DITCHtheDSLR Comes to Los Angeles October 14
    After a successful outing in New York City, Samsung's Ditch the DSLR Day is coming to LA!Bring any working DSLR with a battery and a lens, and while supplies last, you can swap it for one of Samsung's new mirror-less cameras like the NX30...
  • traffic lights
    Red light, green... no red light
    Albany legislation is moving towards installing red light cameras in the city to nab violators. What this will mean is that if a person jumps a light, or goes through one after it turns red, the camera will snap it and that person will face a...
  • 200mm f4 AI Micro Nikkor review
    200mm f4 AI Micro Nikkor test
    Yours truly just completed a review of a Nikon 200mm f4 AI Micro manual focus Nikkor lens bought from KEH Used Camera Brokers. This lens was produced from 1978 through 1982, at point it was upgraded to AI-s. This version was produced as new until...
  • 200mm f4 AI Micro Nikkor review
    200mm f4 AI Micro Nikkor review
    Yours truly just completed a review of a Nikon 200mm f4 AI Micro manual focus Nikkor lens bought from KEH Used Camera Brokers. This lens was produced from 1978 through 1982, at point it was upgraded to AI-s. This version was produced as new until...
  • sigma 50 f1.4 art review
    Digital Photography Review tests Sigma's new 50 f1.4 Art lens
    Digital Photography Review (DPR), one of the web's most-trusted resources for all things digital photography, has just posted an in-depth review of the new Sigma 50 f1.4 Art lens, which the company bills as being a direct rival to the $4000+...
  • Nikon spent $18 million to fix D600 shutters
    Nikon spent $18 million to fix faulty D600 shutters
    Nikon has just announced that it has spent roughly $18 million to fix faulty D600 shutters, which had a habit of spurting tiny droplets of oil onto the sensor and creating dark spots that many people first interpreted as sensor dust. The...
  • sigma 50 f1.4 art review
    Digital Photography Review tests Sigma 50 f1.4 Art lens
    Digital Photography Review (DPR), one of the web's most-trusted resources for all things digital photography, has just posted an in-depth review of the new Sigma 50 f1.4 Art lens, which the company bills as being a direct rival to the $4000+...
  • Tokina 70-200f4 price availability
    Tokina officially unveils AT-X 70-200f4 PRO VCM-S lens with price, availability
    First unveiled as a mockup a year ago, the image stabilized Tokina 70-200f4 created quite a stir in the lead-up to CP+ 2013. Now, nearly a year and a half later, Tokina has officially unveiled the finished lens to the public.Officially to be...
  • Tokina 70-200f4 price availability
    It's here: Tokina AT-X 70-200f4 PRO VCM-S lens with price, availability
    First unveiled as a mockup a year ago, the image stabilized Tokina 70-200f4 created quite a stir in the lead-up to CP+ 2013. Now, nearly a year and a half later, Tokina has officially unveiled the finished lens to the public.Officially to be...
  • Sigma 18-35 f1.8 review Photozone
    Photozone tests Sigma 18-35 f1.8 lens
    Photozone, one of the web's most-trusted resources for all things digital camera lenses, has completed a review of a highly-anticipated optic: theSigma18-35 f1.8 Art, which is, by a stop and a third, the fastest zoom lens available for APS-C...