TWiP 483: Top Picks from Photokina

Photography’s largest trade show, Photokina kicked off this week in Cologne, Germany with a veritable big-bang of new cameras, lenses, drones and more. This weeks panel shares their favorites from today’s bounty, and a look at some under performers from the show. We also take a look at the Pentax K-1, a camera that DxOMark has rated as the 3rd best camera they’ve ever tested.

TWiP #277 – Space Jumps, DNG, & Lederhosen

This week on TWiP, Derrick Story & Joseph Linaschke are back from Photokina in Germany, 35 cameras document Felix Baumgartner's Space Jump, Adobe expands the DNG format, and a round table discussion on Aperture and mirrorless cameras.

TWiP #274 – Lytro Goes Mainstream

This week on TWiP, Lytro enters the retail market, an update on Nokia's Lumia 920 Pureview, Adobe releases Elements 11 and Frederick sits down for an inspiring chat with Brooks Institute's Ralph Clevenger.

TWiP #170 – Adobe <3 Microsoft?

On this episode of TWiP, the old gang catches up to chat about new gear and carry around cameras, Microsoft visits Adobe, and Derrick shares his thoughts on his recent trip to Photokina. Hosts: Frederick...
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Photokina Quick Look, Day 2

More impressions from the sprawling show floor of Photokina 2010 from Twipper Joseph Linaschke! Joseph traveled to Germany so that you could stay home! Read this post to see what you missed out on!
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TWiP #168 – Photokina!

On this episode of TWiP, we recap some of the news and announcements coming out of Photokina, Sony comes on strong with the A55, and editor Tristan Hall joins the discussion.
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Photokina – A First-Timers Perspective

As a first time Photokina attendee I will be honest, I did not know what to expect. Everyone I knew who had been said it would be bigger than anything I had been to before. When I look back now, I don't think there is a way to prepare yourself - other than to start working out a few months in advance - and it will be tough to make other understand the magnitude of it when I get back.
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The Empire is Back: Sony at Photokina

A few years back I watched with admiration, a National Geographic documentary on three peoples pilgrimage (Hajj) to Mecca. If photography were a religion - and for some that may very well be the case - then Photokina would be its Mecca, and our journey there was not without it's challenges.
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Photokina Quick Look

Joseph Linaschke is currently at Photokina in Köln, Germany, checking out what's new and reporting back. Here's his summary from Thursday, September 23, 2010.
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New Sigma SD1

I have to admit, I'm getting much more interested in the Sigma sensors now that the resolution is getting to a size that I can work with. Stacking the sensors makes sense... If it were a full-sized sensor... I'd be even more intriguing.
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TWiP #140 – Photography Trade Shows – Yes or No?

Frederick just returned from WPPI and the group discusses which shows they've attended and the differences between the various photography trade shows that take place each year. There are many trade shows to choose from and in this episode you'll get a clear understanding of what the merits of each are.