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Smart Photography

February 2019

India's leading photography magazine, Smart Photography brings you the latest updates in the world of photography every month. The magazine has a rich readership that include both amateur and professional photographers and the ever-growing community of photography enthusiasts. To cater to such broad readership, Smart Photography leverages on original content in the form of news, equipment reviews, tutorials, Photoshop techniques, interviews of photographers, technical features, and portfolio of photographers.

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2018 has been a very exciting year for the imaging industry. The launches during the year wowed everybody in the imaging world. The passion with which photography is followed in the Indian subcontinent is only increasing. And so is the quality of talent. Such a scenario can only make one very optimistic of the future. The launch of full-frame mirrorless cameras has certainly given much needed breathing space for the future. It is very likely that 2018 will go down in history as a watershed year for the industry. That said, smartphones continue to surprise everybody and reach new quality levels with their impressive optics. Huawei, Google and Samsung have impressed heavily with the quality cameras in their smartphones. This means that the mainstream camera manufacturers can…

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Write to us at: Smart Photography, Next Gen Publishing Pvt. Ltd., Mafatlal Chambers B, Ground Floor, N. M. Joshi Marg, Lower Parel (E), Mumbai - 400 013 E-mail: sp@nextgenpublishing.net Portrait Styles Respected Sir, Portrait photography is one of my favourite genres and it was a pleasure to go through all the portrait images and the varied photographer styles in the January 2019 issue. Yours thankfully, Rupak Sharma, via email Loved the Special Feature Dear Editor, I really enjoyed going through the special features in the January issue, including the article on fashion portraits. The sketches did a good job of letting the reader see the behind-the-scene steps taken by the photographer to ensure proper lighting. I…

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international news

Nikon Debuts 14-30 mm Ultra-Wide-Angle Lens for Z-Mount Nikon has announced the release of the Nikkor Z 14-30 mm f/4 S, a high-performance ultra-wide-angle zoom lens that is compatible with full-frame (Nikon FXformat) mirrorless cameras for which the new larger-diameter mount has been adopted.The Nikkor Z 14-30 mm f/4 S features four ED glass and four aspherical lens elements in its lens optics and demonstrates outstanding optical performance that maximises the potential of high-pixel-count digital cameras. It also features Nikon’s Nano Crystal Coat to effectively suppress ghost and flare and Nikon’s exclusive fluorine coat on the external surface of the front lens element to repel dust, water droplets and grease and provide anti-reflection characteristics.The adoption of a button-less retractable mechanism provides excellent mobility while preserving optical performance,…

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business news

Canon Enters Alliance with Brizi Canon has announced a strategic alliance with remote camera-platform company Brizi. This strategic alliance allows both Brizi and Canon to further immerse themselves into new markets and continue to innovate in the imaging space. Elements of the strategic alliance will include sales, joint marketing and an R&D collaboration. Canon is already Brizi’s top imaging-equipment provider, with the platform taking advantage of the software developer kit functionality of Canon EOS digital cameras. Brizi’s platform helps users tap into nearby cameras to capture group memories across the NBA, NCAA, European football, Grand Slam tennis, and at iconic cultural landmarks such as at the Washington Monument.To date, shared “Brizi Moments” have reached over 26 million people across seven countries. Brizi and Canon aim to set…

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national news

Nikon India Releases Coolpix B600 with 60x Zoom Nikon India has announced the release of its Coolpix B600 Digital Compact Camera. The Coolpix B600 is equipped with a 60x optical zoom lens that covers a range of focal length beginning at the wide-angle 24 mm equivalent and extending to super-telephoto 1440 mm equivalent (up to 120×2 zoom is possible when Dynamic Fine Zoom is enabled).With 19 options in the Scene mode, camera settings are optimised for the scene to capture a high-quality image. The extensive creative functions and multifunctional Full HD video capabilities also allow a wide range of imaging possibilities to be realised.A highly accurate pre-focus function and a target finding AF automatically achieve sharp focus in zoom or low-lit shooting scenarios. Equipped with Vibration Reduction…

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instax photography

“Instantly print what you see” Instax Photography is a concept where we have combined both instant printing method and traditional photography.A concept where instant prints (Polaroids) are given at events/occasions, the prints have a personalized touch to it. The prints are non-tearable polaroid films with a long lasting print life. ■…