5G Signal Coverage in our Stratosphere

Global companies Alphabet and SoftBank’s attempts to launch flying mobile phone aerials high into the atmosphere have received backing from global telcos, energizing lobbying efforts aimed at driving regulatory approval for the emerging technology. The plan is to deliver high speed internet to remote areas by flying network equipment at high altitudes. The devices fly …

In Other News – Tesla Chops Trees Down to Make “Green” Cars

The U.S. electric carmaker Tesla got approval from a German court on Thursday to continue to cut down forest near the capital Berlin to build its first European car and battery factory, in a defeat for local environmental activists. The court said in a statement it had rejected urgent applications to stop the land being …

Report someone taking photographs in a public place?

This is an interesting article put out by Avon and Somerset Police. It’s short and to the point, and clears it up nicely. Thank you Mr Policeman for that 🙂 There is no law preventing people from taking photographs in public. This includes taking photos of other people’s children. If you are taking photographs from …

Nikon COOLPIX P950 Superzoom Camera – 83x 24mm to 2000mm optical or 24mm to 4000mm digital

Remember the earth shattering P900? The optical zoom on that was the talk of the everything zoom. Well it seems there’s been an update to a superb bridge camera making it even better. The zoom on the new P950 remains the same 83x but it comes with lots of other updates on the 2015 launched …

The Photographer’s Ephemeris®

The premier app offers a rich set of planning tools for landscape, cityscape, outdoor, architectural and night photography. The Photographer’s Ephemeris® website TPE helps you plan outdoor photography in natural light. See how the light will fall on the land, day or night, for any location on earth. The Photographer’s Ephemeris (TPE) helps you plan …

Sony FE 24-105mm F4 G OSS

Overall rating: Sony FE 24-105mm F4 G OSS Pros: Consistently sharp at all focal lengths Fast, silent autofocus Relatively compact and lightweight Impressively resistant to flare Cons: Autofocus failure in AF-C on the Alpha 9 Product: Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS Manufacturer: Sony Price as reviewed: ÂŁ1,199.00 Designed for Sony full-frame mirrorlessOptical image stabilisationDust …

Tokina Opera 50mm F1.4 FF Lens for Nikon and Canon Full-frame DSLR’s

The Tokina Opera 50mm F1.4 FF is a new lens for Canon and Nikon full-frame DSLRs. In addition to the Tokina AT-X series, which has been highly evaluated in the past, Tokina will expand the Opera series as a top model group for full frame in the future. The 50mm F1.4 FF is the debut …