In the cockpit with photographer Frank Crebas

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Frank Crebas is an aviation photographer based in Amsterdam. This video was produced in partnership with Sony. Sony brought us all out to the Miramar Air Show in San Diego to photograph with the A9, Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 and Sony FE 100-400 G Master lenses. I got a chance to sit down with Frank … Read More

Photographing the Blue Angels with the Sony A9

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

I had the opportunity to photograph the Blue Angels at the Miramar air show this weekend when Sony flew me and several journalists to San Diego to work with the Sony A9 and the 400mm f/2.8 lens. I also had the privilege of learning from 2 of the finest aviation photographers working today – Frank … Read More

Panasonic S1R, S1 and this new L Mount

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Is this finally the Sony killer? Welcome the Panasonic S1R and S1. Panasonic announced the first 2 cameras in their full-frame mirrorless lineup, the Panasonic S1R and the Panasonic S1 which will be 47 megapixels and 24 megapixels respectively. The cameras will use the former Leica SL mount, no renamed the L mount and further … Read More

Fujifilm GFX 50R and 100S announcements!

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Fujifilm have announced the GFX 50R and the Fujifilm 100S concept cameras. Both of these are medium format. The GFX 50R is a compact, “rangefinder” style version of their previous camera – the Fujifilm GFX 50S. It brings over the same sensor in a much smaller and more portable configuration. The price point is considerably … Read More

Why you won’t succeed in photography

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Success requires work. It also requires understanding how to get people’s attention. I got a question from a viewer about how to succeed in photography. This individual is somewhat frustrated and its completely understandable. I personally believe that everyone in the world has the power to do anything they want. There are countless people who … Read More

Fujifilm 16mm f/1.4 VS Sony 24mm f/1.4 G Master

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Is the Fujifilm 16mm f/1.4 comparable to the new Sony 24mm f/1.4? In short, its a tough comparison. They both have the same field of view in the end result – one is full frame and the other is designed for APS-C mirrorless. But physically they are 2 different focal lengths. These mean different designs, … Read More

How good are Sony lenses?

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

Sony is making some of the best full frame mirrorless cameras in the world. How do their lenses stack up to the other options? The last 2 mirrorless lenses that Sony has produced have shown us the direction things will be going in the next few years. Not only are the designs extremely innovative but … Read More

$1399 Sony Masterpiece :: 24mm f/1.4 G Master

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

The Sony FE 24mm f/1.4 G Master is the 30th lens in the Sony native E-mount lineup designed for full frame alpha cameras. Following the 400mm f/2.8, it uniquely designed both optically and mechanically. The optic design delivers both an extremely high resolution and a smooth and gorgeous depth of field. Its a compact and … Read More

Deepest Pixels :: Leica SL first look

By Ted ForbesEpisodes

This week Leica sent me the Leica SL and the 24-90mm f/2.8-4 lens to check out. I want to share with you a few first impressions – this thing is a tank. The Leica SL is a full frame, mirrorless camera with a 24 megapixel sensor. It shoots 4k/30p video. It also features a beautifully … Read More