Photography News 05


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First looks at the X-T1 &D3300, plus launches fromSony, Canon&Olympus

BELOWHead to Birmingham for a photo-tastic day out next month.

If it’s newsworthy, it’s inside this issue

It’s show time at theNEC The UK’s biggest photo exhibition opens its doors on 1 March for four days at the BirminghamNEC. With all the latest kit on show, it’s the place to be

Behind the scenes of the world’s oldest photo comp 157years old&still going strong – The RPS International Tried& tested: • 7 full-frameDSLRs • Profoto B1 flash

to help you make the most of your kit. On the Panasonic stand, there’ll be live demonstrations of the Lumix cameras, plus it’ll be the first outing for the GH4, and each day different guest speakers will be visiting. The full product range will also be on show from Fujifilm, plus there’ll be the opportunity to speak to the team about the X-series cameras and lenses, and Samsung will showcase its flagship CSC, the NX30. Among the many other brands that will be making the pilgrimage to the show with their products are Olympus, Ricoh, Tamron, Sigma, Velbon, Slik, Giotto’s, Manfrotto, Bowens, Metz, Kenko, Hoya and Cokin.

The Photography Show’s exhibitor list reads like the Who’s Who of imaging andwhether youwant to get your hands on the FujifilmX-T1, learn new techniques or just enjoy a great photography day out, get your ticket now. Book in advance and it’s £13 per adult, otherwise it’s £15 on the door – concessions are available. But book your ticket with PN ’s special code PNWS142014 and the price is just £10. There are so many show highlights that we don’t have space to mention them all so check out the website for an up-to-date exhibitor list. But for a taster, read on… Nikon has announced it’ll be showcasing its new flagship, the D4 s , for the first time in the UK, and the Nikon School will have a host of photographers providing exciting talks. Canon will also be displaying its entire product range, with a team of experts on hand

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