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Could GoPro be about to be sold to Xiaomi?

Could action cam giant GoPro be about to be snapped by Chinese rival Xiaomi? If reports in The Information are anything to go buy we could see a major shake-up in the action camera market very soon. Despite GoPro dominating … Continue reading

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Shedding Light on the Histogram – 8 Rumors and the Real Facts About this Graph

There have been dozens of articles and many videos published about the purpose and interpretation of the histogram in post-production. It serves a purpose in both the camera capture and post-production processes. Tons of pulp has been generated about this … Continue reading

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Tips for Client Photo Sessions – What it’s NOT All About

There are a host of things which are important when doing photo sessions for clients. But if you’re not careful you could end up falling into the trap of assuming that photo sessions are about something that they really are … Continue reading

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Is Lytro about to be bought by Google?

Back in 2011 Lytro took the wraps off the world's first 'light field' camera, which is capable of focusing after a shot has been taken.  This odd-shaped camera packed an 8x optical zoom and f/2 lens, and was able to … Continue reading

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Introducing the new Sony a7 III – Let’s see what all the fuss is about

Sony recently released their newest full frame camera, available in April 2018 (at the time of this writing), the Sony a7 III. There’s been a lot of talk about it – let’s take a look at a few hands-on field … Continue reading

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7 things you need to know about the new Olympus PEN E-PL9

Olympus knows that the smartphone is muscling in on traditional camera territory, but it's also aware that the social media generation wants to be able to shoot eye-catching images without needing a degree in photography. The camera-maker believes that by … Continue reading

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Shooting for VR is about to get easier with these new cameras

This year's CES is jam-packed with various virtual reality announcements, but expect 360 imagery to make way for much simpler and more accessible VR180 technology.  Since the launch of Cardboard in 2014, Google has been attempting to make immersive video … Continue reading

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7 things you need to know about the Panasonic Lumix G9

The Panasonic Lumix G9 is the brand's new flagship mirrorless camera designed to appeal to stills photographers, and will sit alongside the Lumix GH5 in the Lumix range.  While the GH5 is revered among videographers thanks to its wealth of … Continue reading

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Landscape Photography: It’s All About the Light

There are many tools that photographers use for creating compelling landscape photography, but some fail to realize that light is the most important element. We only shoot in those magic hours when the sun’s rays hit our subject at an … Continue reading

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7 things you didn’t know about your Nikon DSLR

Once you've mastered the essential controls of your Nikon DSLR, it can be easy to simply rely on these settings and adjustments, but then you wouldn't be taking full advantage of the kit you've got. Often overlooked, your Nikon DSLR … Continue reading

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9 things you should know about using prime lenses

Zoom lenses are undeniably great when it comes to convenience and versatility, delivering a wide range of focal lengths at the flick of a wrist. However, they demand a compromise in terms of outright image quality. With complex arrangements of … Continue reading

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New 2016 Annual dPS Reader Survey – Tell Us More About You

At dPS we value you, our readers, above all else. We want to help you take better pictures. By doing this survey you will be helping dPS serve you better. By knowing what kinds of things are you struggling with, … Continue reading

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