Tip: How you’re killing your camera battery (and how not to)

Often we’ll have customers asking us how to best maintain the Lithium Ion (Li-ion) battery with their dSLR. There’s a lot of misinformation out there about battery maintenance and we’d like to clear that up. Hungover from the past Once upon time NiCd (Nickel-Cadium) and later, NiMh (Nickel-metal hydride) were the primary battery technologies used […]

Continue Reading » 12/11/2013 - Posted by: CameraPro

Olympus Announces new flagship camera: the OM-D E-M1

Touted as the successor to the now years-old Olympus E5 DSLR, Olympus’ new Micro Four Thirds compact system, announced today, sports some features that should have some E5 lovers considering a system-switch. While it’s essentially a beefed-up mirrorless, the Olympus OM-D E-M1’s features, build-quality, and professional accessories make it less a secondary system and more […]

Continue Reading » 09/10/2013 - Posted by: Jesse

Hands on with Leica M at Photokina 2012

Having an opportunity to get hands on with Leica’s new M camera this morning at Photokina, it is fair to say that this was a case of love at first sight. The Leica M heralds the much anticipated release of the latest addition to the M range of cameras, highly speculated for many months as […]

Continue Reading » 09/18/2012

Prime Portrait Lens Buyer’s Guide

Portrait photography is one of the biggest and most recognized forms of photography. Magazines, newspapers, news websites, interviews and more all feature portraits of prominent, nefarious and controversial figures. Because portrait photography is so common, there are obviously a large selection of lenses to suit. There are also many different ways to shoot a portrait. […]

Continue Reading » 06/13/2012

Lighting Systems Buyer’s Guide

Arguably, the most important aspect of photography is lighting. How a scene is lit defines the mood and message of any photo. Simply adjusting the lighting can drastically alter the conveyed message. You can make a happy portrait look quite sinister, simply by adjusting the angle of light. Many photographers like to use “available light,” […]

Continue Reading » 05/17/2012

Canon 5D Mk III Announced! Canon Press Release.

CameraPro is happy to announce that Canon has officially confirmed the existence of the Canon 5D Mk III and associated kits. New features include a dramatically upgraded AF system, new processor and better ISO performance. We are expecting stock to arrive at the end of March or early April. Canon 5D Mark III Body Only for $3865. […]

Continue Reading » 03/2/2012