Category Archives: Studio

Simple things that make live easier (part 2)

The Cambo UST and UBS studio stands share the same range of accessories. Cross arms, extensions and camera platforms, everything that has the U designation fits to these stands. We’ve redesigned the fitting. It will obviously still be compatible with … Continue reading

Posted in Cambo Ultima, General, Studio | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Introducing the Smart Adapter

The RPS-201 touchscreen adds memory functionality to the Cambo RPS copy stand. Continue reading

Posted in Archival, Reprographic, Studio | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Stepping up

An article in one of the larger Dutch papers a few weeks ago: “World’s most expensive stairway in French villa built in The Netherlands.” An article like that is useless without pictures and the accompanying photographs do justice to the … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, Architecture, food photography, General, Studio | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A Versatile View Camera

The Actus made our view cameras portable. When mirrorless cameras became a sound alternative to DSLRs, this created a demand for view cameras that could use these small but capable machines as a digital back. The essential camera movements in … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, Architecture, Automotive, Cambo Legend, Cambo Master, Cambo Ultima, food photography, General, Interiors, Leaf Digital Back, Studio, Technical | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Great flavours and wonderful scenery

With 14 book publications behind his name and over three decades of experience as a chef, we may well consider Heinz von Holzen an authority on Indonesian food. During his entire professional career Heinz managed to combine his passion for … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, food photography, General, Landscape, Wide RS | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Scott C’ Studio Beast

On his websites – yes, he’s got two, more about that later – Scott Choucino gives us a short video tour through his studio. It looks like the perfect mixture of a motorbike shed, professional kitchen, library and a greenhouse. … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, food photography, General, Studio | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

New applications for the X-Shutter

About a year ago, Phase One introduced their XT system. A technical camera developed in close cooperation with and manufactured by Cambo. At the core of the XT is the X-shutter. It’s a robust #0 leaf shutter that can take … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, Architecture, Automotive, Cambo Ultima, General, Studio, Technical | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Keeping things tidy

Ever since Cambo has been manufacturing studio stands many photographers ordered these with an accessory tray. Just to have things like the exposure meter and Polaroid cassette at hand. At some point, the screen near the camera replaced the loupe … Continue reading

Posted in General, Studio | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New life for your view camera

Many view cameras that were acquired in the Nineties or Zeroes (that sounds horrible!) by commercial studios and schools now have entered the stage of retirement. Not unlike human beings, some of these trusted work horses would rather stay active. … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, Cambo Legend, Cambo Master, Cambo Ultima, Leaf Digital Back, Studio, Technical | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Revealing the unseen beauty of nature

Professor Yuan Yu works on the cutting edge of science and art. As the Shanghai World Expo Museum’s Head of Innovation he’s exploring the latest (microscopical) imaging technologies. His work reveals the beauty of the micro world. Influenced by the … Continue reading

Posted in ACTUS, General, macro, Studio | Tagged , , | Leave a comment