KW Lau

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The ZEISS 55mm f/1.4 Otus, a Very ‘Scharf’ Lens Indeed

I’m probably setting myself up for a replay of the Exo Tria Arxidia scene, but my friend Bernhard introduced me to the German term <i>scharf</i> the other …

How to Light Two Surfaces with One Light Source: Portraits

Shooting portraits with hard light is something photographers are generally taught to flee from—“Always use softboxes in studio sessions, and only …

Malaysia introduces new tax to tackle debt

Government unveils consumption tax for the first time to tackle soaring debt and help economy grow.<p>Malaysia has introduced unpopular measures to help tackle soaring debt. <br>Unveiling next year's budget, the prime minister said the steps, including a new tax, are needed to help the economy grow. <br>Al …

Apple’s A7 chip again made by Samsung, camera by Sony and non-descript ‘M7’ chip by NXP

<i>Images via Chipworks</i><p>Back in July, Mark reported that some code in iOS 7 showed that the 64-bit A7 would be made by Samsung. If that weren’t enough, Anandtech reported that they also believe that Samsung made the A7 last week after their iPhone review.<p>The evidence was pretty strong but we now have …

First Full-Sized Photos of the Sony A7 and A7r Full-Frames Surface Online

Over the weekend, we got our first official glimpse at what the Sony A7 full-frame E-Mount mirrorless camera looked like. But that uber-blurry image …

The Sony A7 and Camera Development: Progress or Diversification?

It’s hard to look at the spec sheet on the upcoming Sony A7 and A7r mirrorless compacts and not be impressed. With a 36 MP full-frame sensor (on the …

Sony A7 sample photos

Sony Unveils Beastly And Beautiful A7 And A7R Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

Sony has announced a couple of new cameras early this morning, including the A7 and A7R, both mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras with a twist that’s unprecedented for that type of device – a full-frame sensor is housed within each. That makes these the smallest, lightest full-frame cameras …

Sony Unveils Beastly And Beautiful A7 And A7R Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

Sony has announced a couple of new cameras early this morning, including the A7 and A7R, both mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras with a twist that’s unprecedented for that type of device – a full-frame sensor is housed within each. That makes these the smallest, lightest full-frame cameras …

Sony Unveils Two New Full Frame Mirrorless Cameras with the A7 and A7R

Sony unveils two new full frame additions to its E-mount family with the A7 and A7R. While many<p>Sony unveils two new full frame additions to its …