Photo Geek Weekly Episode 15 – Global shutters and better sensors, and the evolution of smaller pro cameras


On this episode of Photo Geek Weekly, I am joined by Mike Howard from the Jpeg2RAW podcast – his second run in the co-pilot seat! We discuss new sensor technology from Sony and Panasonic as and how it might affect our images in the future, changes to the Google Image Search system to help prevent copyright infringement, the new Fuji X-H1 flagship camera and how it compared to cameras from Nikon and Canon… and finally some late-breaking news: Kodak T-MAX P3200 is coming back. The film industry continues to recover. All this and more in episode 15 – give it a listen!

Story 1: Sony Creates Groundbreaking Backlit CMOS Sensor with Global Shutter (via PetaPixel)
Related: Panasonic unveils ‘industry-first’ 8K organic image sensor with global shutter (via DPReview)

Story 2: Google has removed the ‘View Image’ button from Image Search (via DPReview)

Story 3: Fujifilm announces X-H1 stills/movie flagship with in-body stabilization (via DPReview)

Bonus: Kodak Alaris is bringing back T-Max P3200 high-speed B&W film (via DPReview)

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Don Komarechka is the host of Photo Geek Weekly and Inside the Lens. From auroras to pollen, insects to infrared, much of Don’s photographic adventures reveal a deeper understanding of how the universe works. Exploring the world that we cannot see with our own eyes has been a common thread in Don’s career as a professional photographer.

1 Comment

  1. Hi Don

    When I have my studio finished I will have all my darkroom equipment back. You will be more than welcome to see how it is done and if you have a negative we can let you print it. The smell of a darkroom is addictive. Hopefully we will be done by mid summer.

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