December 3, 2018 Donald Scarinci

Nikon has released its first mirrorless cameras to somewhat mixed reviews. However, whether people like them or not, the mirrorless camera is the most significant shift in Nikon’s product line since auto focus and some speculate that it is the future of Nikon’s product line. Digital Trends Just like when Nikon introduced auto focus several decades ago, Nikon lenses are eternal.  Fortunately, an F-Mount adapter enables the use of just about the entire line of Nikon’s F-Mount NIKKOR lenses with the new camera. Notwithstanding what would appear to be an inevitable shift in the product line…

November 19, 2018 Donald Scarinci

Technology continues to deliver cheaper and easier ways to back up photos and other data. The My Passport Wireless SSD, which was recently unveiled at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show, is one of the latest advances. Western Digital – My Passport Wireless SSD Western Digital’s latest portable solid-state drive (SSD) makes it easy to quickly back up photos and videos from an SD card without carrying around a laptop or other device. The My Passport Wireless SSD features a one-touch copy button, and the built-in SD 3.0 card reader delivers up to 65MB/s read speeds. For…

November 5, 2018 Donald Scarinci

With cooler temperatures and fewer tourists, fall is a great time to explore New York City’s art scene. Starting September 27, 2018, the International Center of Photography (ICP) will be hosting the first museum retrospective dedicated to photographer Eugene Richards.   Larry D. Moore [CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons“Eugene Richards: The Run-On of Time” features 140 photographs and short films produced by Richards over his 50-year career. Part artist and part social activist, Richards’ work has documented the strife of sharecroppers living in the Arkansas Delta (Few Comforts or Surprises: The…