Take a glimpse at authentic, unstaged beach scenes from North Korea

In recent years, North Korea has started opening up to foreign visitors, and photos and videos depicting everyday life in the reclusive Asian country have started trickling through to our western eyes. We’ve seen snaps by the daughter of Google CEO Eric Schmidt, Instagram photos from AP photographer David Guttenfelder, and most recently what is probably the first timelapse video of Pyongyang, the country’s capital.

While many of the images appear to depict unstaged everyday scenes, it is hard to tell how much of what is depicted really shows the daily lives…

(read more)

Take a glimpse at authentic, unstaged beach scenes from North Korea

In recent years, North Korea has started opening up to foreign visitors, and photos and videos depicting everyday life in the reclusive Asian country have started trickling through to our western eyes. We’ve seen snaps by the daughter of Google CEO Eric Schmidt, Instagram photos from AP photographer David Guttenfelder, and most recently what is probably the first timelapse video of Pyongyang, the country’s capital.

While many of the images appear to depict unstaged everyday scenes, it is hard to tell how much of what is depicted really shows the daily lives…

(read more)

Camera Deals of the Day: Canon T5 Kit & Printer $399; Canon 60D Kit $999; Olympus E-PM2 Kit $212; Up to $100 off select Olympus lenses & more!

 

 

It’s time for our regularly-schedule camera deals roundup! There’s some really really great deals today, including a couple insanely great prices on a Canon DSLR and printer bundle and some refurbished Olympus Micro Four Thirds cameras. Other deals include some other Canon DSLR and accessories savings, as well as lens deals on select Olympus lenses and a big Sigma supertelephoto zoom. Lastly, if you’re in need of some memory cards, there’s a great price on a fast, high capacity Samsung microSD card.

Adorama: Canon T5 with…

(read more)