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Inon ships ND filters for S-2000 strobes Photo

Inon ships ND filters for S-2000 strobes

Inon has announced the release of an ND diffuser for the S-2000 strobe. It provides minus 4 stops that allow the strobes to be used even when the camera’s aperture is wide open. Inon has designed the diffuser to ensure that it retains natural color.

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Japan to resume commercial whaling Photo

Japan to resume commercial whaling

The BBC reports that Japan has announced that it plans to withdraw from the International Whaling Commission (IWC) from July 2019 and to resume commercial whaling thereafter. Japan has argued that the IWC was not committed to one of its stated goals; that of supporting sustainable commercial whaling. Japan argues that the eating of whale meat is a cultural tradition, despite the fact that the bulk of the nation only started eating it after World War Two and currently only 0.1% of the population consumes it. (Image credit: wdeon / Shutterstock.com)

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Sea&Sea announces housings for Canon EOS R Photo

Sea&Sea announces housings for Canon EOS R

Sea&Sea has announced their MDX housing for the Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera. It is compatible with the company’s MDX ports and gears and has dual focus/zoom gears for EF and RF mount lenses. Sea&Sea has also announced that there will be an Optical YS Converter available for the housing and camera.

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Inon announces Front Cover 150 Photo

Inon announces Front Cover 150

Inon has released a neoprene cover and protector that is compatible with their wide angle wet lenses (UWL-H100, UWL-100 28AD, UWL-100 28LD, and UWL-100 28AD) when used with their attached Lens Hood II. It can also be sued to protect the domed lenses of the Z330 and D-200 strobes

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Season 3 of Tales by Light on Netflix Photo

Season 3 of Tales by Light on Netflix

Season 3 of the Tales by Light series will come to streaming service Netflix on Friday 21 December. Episode 2 is entitled “Paradise in Peril” and features filmmaker and conservationist Shawn Heinrichs talking about the mission to protect the amazing biodiverse environment in Misool, Indonesia.

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UW Technics releases TTL firmware for Subtronic strobes Photo

UW Technics releases TTL firmware for Subtronic strobes

UW Technics has announced new firmware that offers support for TTL profiles with Subtronic strobes. The TTL converters equipped with this firmware are available for many housings and is compatible with both current and legacy Subtronic strobes, along with other strobe brands. The TTL circuits offer flash exposure compensation via the cameras’ controls as well as rear curtain sync with Canon cameras.

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Paper documents manta mating behavior Photo

Paper documents manta mating behavior

A paper has been published in the journal Fish Biology detailing a 14-year study into the mating and courtship behavior of oceanic (Manta birostris) and reef (Mobula alfredi) manta rays. The study used behavioral observations, video and photographic records to catalog 229 courtship events in the Maldives.

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