Phase One IQ4
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Party in the Front, Capture One in the Back

For years Capture One has been Phase One’s secret weapon. For top-tier professional photography studios, there’s simply no other choice of software for processing their photos. The best RAW processing engine in the world combined with a feature set tailor-made…

Lenses for 150 Megapixels

More Pixels Require Better Lenses There’s a simple truth in digital imaging: the more pixels you have, the better lenses you need to be carrying. So lenses that look “great” with a 22 megapixel sensor may show unexpected weakness at…

11 Reasons Tech Camera Users Will Love the IQ4

Here at DT, we love tech cameras. They are mechanical, tactile, visceral, and all manual. The control a tech camera offers inclines the user to the crafting of images rather than the snapping of pics. They are a respite from…

The Infinity Platform – Decoding Marketing Speak

There are a lot of questions around Phase One’s new Infinity Platform. Not the least of which is “Is this a real feature or just ad speak?” The team at DT CommercialPhoto, a division of Digital Transitions, took the time…

Head-to-head Medium Format Lens Shoot-Out

In addition to our in-depth write-up on the lenses available for Phase One’s IQ4 system, DT CommercialPhoto, a division of Digital Transitions, has a great article with apples-to-apples comparisons of Hasselblad and Phase One’s Blue Ring lenses. As resolution increases,…

A Detailed Look at Electronic Shutter Technology

Many photographers will never touch the Electronic Shutter feature of their digital back, but for the ones that do rely on it, the drastically increased speed of Phase One’s IQ4 is big news. DT CommercialPhoto, a division of Digital Transitions,…

Camera Storage Card Technology in 2018

The constant, never-ending progress of technology means that storage mediums and formats will come and go (anyone remember SCSI?). Trying to keep track of the benefits and advantages of various storage options can be tedious. Thankfully, DT CommercialPhoto, a division…

Backside Illuminated (BSI) Sensors Demystified

Phase One’s IQ4 digital back is the first 151-megapixels camera system in the world to feature a Backside Illuminated sensor. But what does that mean? DT CommercialPhoto, a division of Digital Transitions, has a great article breaking down the science,…

Which Phase One Digital Back is Right For You?

The release of the new IQ4 150 digital back from Phase One means there are even more options for capturing top-notch digital images. If money’s no object, than getting the 151-megapixels digital back is a no-brainer. But if you’re trying…