June 19, 2018 Donald Scarinci

The Museum of Modern Art’s (MoMA) photography show Being: New Photography 2018 explores what it means to be human. The exhibition is part of MoMA’s renowned New Photography series, which highlights artists who have never been exhibited in the museum before. Photo courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art’s “Being” Exhibition New Photography is an integral part of MoMA’s contemporary program. Since 1985, the series, which occurs every two years, has debuted new work by more than 100 artists from all over the world. This year’s exhibit features an international group of 17 artists at various stages in…

June 4, 2018 Donald Scarinci

The Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200 f/2.8E FL ED VR Lens is the latest iteration of Nikon’s heralded 70-200mm f/2.8 constant aperture zoom lens. The impressive image quality is causing many professional and hobbyist photographers to trade up for the new lens. According to Nikon, the “new version takes that legendary performance to the next level with the same jaw-dropping image quality that has made it a prized lens of pros and serious hobbyists alike.” It also touts: “Whether you’re shooting a DX DSLR like the D500 or an FX powerhouse like the D5, the AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED…

May 21, 2018 Donald Scarinci

Most digital picture frames feature low quality digital displays and painfully unsophisticated software programs. The Meural Digital Canvas Photo Frame is the exception. The images it displays look like real art. Digital connected canvases are the natural evolution of digital picture frames, yet Meural’s product far surpasses anything else on the market. As described by the tech startup, “Meural started from a very basic premise: we should all be able to change the art on our walls—whenever we want. Digital frames aren’t a new concept, but no one had created one that truly reproduces the experience of art. We spent…