Wetpixel Live: Compact Camera Choices
Following on from our previous episode, Phil Medcalf of Alphamarine Photography and Adam chat about the desirable characteristics for compact cameras when using them underwater. Given how small the compact camera market has become, and what a small proportion of it underwater image makers occupies, the choices are in many ways quite critical.
Last Spaces: Wetpixel Red Sea 2022
Join Wetpixel diving and photographing one of the planet’s most rich and diverse marine environments in May/June. The Egyptian Red Sea, with its abundance of shallow fringing reefs, offers the opportunity to capture stunning underwater imagery. This trip is designed to be photographically productive and to help people to create amazing images.
Ikelite Ships Housing for Sony a7 IV
Ikelite is shipping their housing for the Sony a7 IV mirrorless camera. Compatible with the 200DL port system. Compatible strobes can be electrically triggered with the supplied manual hotshoe or the optional TTL version. It also has an M16 bulkhead and a port for a vacuum leak detection system.
Call for Entries: European Underwater Photography and Video Championship
CMAS, in conjunction with local diving and tourism associations, has announced that the European Underwater Photography and Video Championship will be held from 3 to 8 October in Madeira, Portugal. The event is soliciting entries formational teams. Full rules are available (pdf download). Wetpixel plans to attend and keep the community informed about all the twists and turns of the contest.
Webinar: David Doubilet and Jennifer Hayes
Wetpixel Live: Computer for Underwater Photographer
Alex and Adam discuss their computer hardware and which software they use for processing and curating their image libraries. At one time, processing digital images was a resource-intensive process, which necessitated top-end and sometimes bespoke computer power. The general improvement in computer performance and power means that this is largely no longer the case.
Seacam Ships Ninja V Housing
USPS Issues Stamp Celebrating Eugenie Clark
- Nikon updates Z7II to 1.31 (via )
- Panasonic updates G9 and GH5s firmware (via )
- Nikon updates Z9 firmware to Version 1.10 (via )
- Nikon updates Z6II and Z7II firmware to 1.30 (via )
- Apple updates Final Cut Pro to 10.6 (via )
- Nik Collection version 4.2 is available (via )
- Nikon updates D6 firmware to version 1.32 (via )
- Canon updates EOS R5 Firmware to v1.4.0 (via )
- Nikon releases firmware updates for Z6 II, Z7 II and Z50 cameras (via )
- Canon updates EOS 1D-X III to 1.5.0 (via )