Adobe Updates Lightroom and Photoshop
Adobe has released significant updates to Lightroom, Lightroom Classic and Photoshop. The chief update of interest is the new ability to copy and paste AI driven masks from one image to others, and to invert an entire mask group. The latter was previously relatively complicated and the update simplifies this significantly.
Canon Announces APS-C R Series Cameras
Wetpixel Live: Keldan 8XR and RTC1 review with Natalie Gibb
Adam joins cave explorer and underwater image maker Natalie Gibb in the jungle for this episode of Wetpixel Live. Natalie has been testing the new Keldan 8XR lights and the RC1 ultrasonic remote control and they discuss how the combination has performed, and the creative opportunities that having true remote control of off-camera lights offers.
Results: UN World Oceans Day Photo Contest
The 2022 United Nations World Oceans Day Photo Competition has announced its results. It explored the six thematic categories linked to the overarching 2022 World Oceans day theme: “Revitalization: Collective Action for the Ocean.” The categories were : Above Water Seascapes, Underwater Seascapes, Revitalization, Coastal Communities, Ocean Critters, and Nature-Based Solutions & Ocean Exploration.
World Oceans Day 2022
The 2022 United Nations World Oceans Day is today, 8 June! While everyday should be a day for the oceans, the UN has a series of live events scheduled, around the theme of “Revitalization: Collective Action for the Ocean” that aim to focus attention on the plight of the oceans and illustrate how governments, businesses, organizations and individuals can play a part in protecting the oceans.These commence at 10AM EDT, and include the announcement of the results of the 2022 World Oceans Day Imaging contest at 11.30 PDT.
Late Availability: Wetpixel Red Sea
Due to a change in their personal circumstances, we have had late cancellations from 3 people that were planning to attend both Wetpixel Red Sea Photo Odysseys. As the first of these starts on 22 May, they have suggested that they would be amenable to offering their spaces at a reduced rate in order to recoup some of their expenses. Please email Adam for more details.
Live Reports: Wetpixel/Under the Jungle Cenote Workshop
The third Wetpixel/Under the Jungle Cenote Photography Workshop is underway here in the wonderful Yucatan. The participants are spending time creating amazing imagery in this beautiful and unique environment while being given mentorship, feedback, and ideas from Natalie Gibb and Tom St George. These reports will be updated each day, so please keep checking back…
UwP Issue 126 is Available
Issue 126 of Underwater Photography Magazine (UwP) is available to download now. It contains reviews of the Nikon Z7 II, Backscatter color filters, and GoPro setups. Articles include the story of the finding of the Endurance and how whale tagging is carried out. There is an interview with Tony Myshlyaev and locations include Sali Kecil and the Maldives.
- 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 )
- Sony Firmware update for Alpha 1 (via )
- Canon updates C70 firmware to version 18.104.22.168 (via )
- Canon updates EOS 5D Mark IV firmware to 1.3.3 (via )
- Nikon updates Z6, Z7 and Z50 firmwares (via )
- Nikon updates D6 firmware to version 1.30 (via )