Bjorn Petersen

Bjorn Petersen is a photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. He has exhibited his work in the USA and internationally, and has also self-published several books of his photographs.

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2 days ago
Back in late 2022, Ricoh Imaging/Pentax had announced that it was working on a “new project involving the research and development of new Pentax-brand film camera products.” Today, we finally get to see the fruits of that labor: the Pentax 17. This is a brand-new 35mm half-frame film camera built using a…
2 days ago
The ultra-versatile Nikon Z6 III is an uncompromising all-arounder that takes some of the best tech from Nikon’s Z-series flagships and fits it into a smaller, more manageable design. The Z6 III is the third generation in Nikon’s bread-and-butter middle tier of cameras and…
1 week ago
It’s been a packed week for announcements, with lots of happenings in the cine world, some key lens announcements for photographers, and even a couple of new products in the lighting realm. All of this, plus some new in-house content, made for a busy past seven days as we head into the start of summer. Canon introduces C400 cinema camera and updated Cine-Servo lens Leading the trio of major…
1 week ago
If you’re a travel photographer looking for a one-lens solution and tend to prefer the telephoto end of your zooms, Tamron has just announced the ideal all-in-one zoom for you: the 50-300mm f/4.5-6.3 Di III VC VXD . This is a wider telephoto zoom, covering from normal to super-tele…
2 weeks ago
Sigma just announced the 28-45mm f/1.8 DG DN Art Lens, the world's-first f/1.8 zoom for full-frame cameras. This groundbreaking new lens acts as a full-frame spiritual successor to Sigma's wildly popular 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art lens for APS-C SLRs. Like its iconic predecessor, the…
1 month ago
Sigma has announced the 24-70mm f/2.8 DG DN II Art lens, featuring improved optics, a smaller and lighter design, and faster focusing performance. It’s an evolution of one of Sigma's most-beloved flagship lenses and a standout zoom within the DG DN Art lineup.…
1 month ago
Hasselblad is adding an ultra-wide-angle prime to its mirrorless X System with the XCD 25mm f/2.5 V lens—the widest V-Series lens for the system yet, offering a field of view close to that of a 20mm on full-frame, along with a speedy f/2.5 design that…
1 month ago
A thoughtful gift goes a long way, and one gift my mother always appreciated from me was a photograph of some kind, or at least something personalized or something that I created. With this in mind, here are some tips and ideas on how you can gift and share your photography with Mom for this Mother’s Day. Give Her a Print We’ll start with the obvious one first—but it’s an obvious choice because…
2 months ago
Hot on the heels of February’s 24-50mm announcement, Sony is back with another compact, short-range zoom: the FE 16-25mm f/2.8 G. This ultra-wide full-frame lens is all about portability, with a sleek design and a useful range that hits an everyday sweet spot for those photographing…
2 months ago
Creating zooms to impress even the most staunch prime lens adherents, Tamron has just announced two new lenses for Sony E mirrorless cameras: the 35-150mm f/2-2.8 Di III VXD and the 28-75mm f/…
2 months ago
Fast, sharp, and small, Sigma has just announced the 50mm f/1.2 DG DN Art lens for L-Mount and Sony E systems. This is the third 50mm DG DN lens in Sigma’s lineup and…