It's a camera grip for your iPhone and it's called Pictar. It's not a new idea; we'll give that prize to Nokia with their camera/battery grip for the Windows Phone Lumia 1020 a couple of years ago, but MyMiggo has taken the idea and really developed it into a sophisticated photographers iPhone accessory.
Sigma has taken the wraps off three impressively large high-end lenses at Photokina and we went along to meet Sigma Imaging UK's product specialist, Paul Reynolds, to get the low down on them.
Have you ever dreamed of autofocusing your manual focus lenses? Well, now you can. All you need is one of a selection of supported Sony Alpha E-mount cameras, a Techart Pro adapter and, depending on the lens you want to use, a Leica M-mount adapter. This is what we discovered on our rounds of Photokina 20
There is a new Chinese Micro Four Thirds mirrorless player. Yi Technology is based in Beijing and Shanghai and at Photokina this week they demonstrated their new 20 megapixel Yi M1 compact Micro Four Thirds body plus two Xiaoyi lenses.
Here at Photokina 2016 I came across German company, Picture Instruments, that was new to me and their work revolves around some novel test philosophies.
Photokina 2016 was an opportunity for me to have a look at Nissin's new i60A flash unit. This is a high GN (60 ISO 200/200mm) fully-featured bounce/tilt flash unit that is unusually compact and low profile.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a worldwide leader in advanced memory solutions for more than two decades, today unveiled the Samsung 960 PRO and 960 EVO, its newest solid state drives (SSDs).
JK Imaging Ltd., the worldwide licensee for KODAK PIXPRO Digital Cameras and Devices, today announced a preliminary preview of the next generation KODAK PIXPRO 360 4K VR Camera, a compact, single-body design to target the rapidly growing 360° VR video consumer market.