camera sensor

Instagram removes Almodóvar’s “Parallel Mothers” movie poster due to a lactating nipple [NSFW]

Aug 12, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

One of many double standards oddities of Instagram is that it doesn’t allow nipples, but only if they’re female. Not even a famous movie director…

Canon patent shows a shutter-like mechanical barrier to protect your mirrorless sensor

Jul 29, 2021
John Aldred

One of the great things about DSLRs was that the shutter was closed and the mirror was down when you weren’t actively shooting a photo….

Instagram’s new sensitivity filter might be censoring your work

Jul 26, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Last week, Instagram introduced the new “Sensitive content control” feature within the app. It lets users choose how much sensitive content they want to see…

No, Sony is not making the Canon EOS R3 Sensor – Canon is

Jun 19, 2021
John Aldred

Well, it turns out that Canon is making their own sensor for the Canon EOS R3 after all. After a wording change on various Canon websites…

When will DSLRs become obsolete?

Jun 12, 2021
Illya Ovchar

One of the most commonly discussed topics in the photography world now is the mirrorless vs. DSLR battle. A common opinion among many photographers is…

Sigma looking to make RF and Z mount lenses – Full Frame Foveon may not come until 2023

Jun 9, 2021
John Aldred

DPReview recently had a chance to have a video call and a bit of a chat with Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki. In the interview, a…

Sony takes us on a tour of its CMOS sensor design facility in Osaka

Jun 3, 2021
John Aldred

Tours of factories and facilities are always quite popular to see. We’ve seen quite a few over the years, too covering things like lens and…

Canon hails groundbreaking 1-megapixel SPAD image sensor as the “eye of the future”

May 31, 2021
John Aldred

Canon has developed what was everybody thought to be impossible. And while it might not be the highest resolution camera sensor out there, Canon’s new…

The Canon EOS R3 stacked sensor is “designed” by Canon but probably not made by them

May 4, 2021
John Aldred

Well, this is an interesting one. One of the big highlights of the Canon EOS R3 was that out of the various Canon “firsts” it…

Sony dominated the smartphone sensor market in 2020 but their market share is shrinking

Apr 5, 2021
John Aldred

It’s probably not that much of a surprise, but Sony absolutely destroyed pretty much all their competition in 2020 when it came to the smartphone…