5 Reasons to Buy the New Mac Pro for Capture One (And 4 Reasons It Shouldn’t Be Right Away)

There’s been a lot of buzz around Apple’s recent announcement of a successor to aging 2013 “Black Trash Can” version of the Mac Pro. We’ve been deluged with questions from customers about how this new “Cheese Grater” Mac Pro will handle Capture One. In short: if you’ve got the budget, and want the best possible […]

Featured Photographer – Payton Ruddock

This month we’re featuring the intimate portrait work of Payton Ruddock, and get some insight into his process for capturing the unseen side of his subject.  Describe your approach to photography— What makes your work unique? What makes a good image? I think everybody has a unique approach that is crafted by where they’ve come from, […]

10 Reasons to Choose a Medium Format Digital Camera

With the release of the Fujifilm GFX 100, there are a lot of questions about why you’d choose a medium format digital camera system like the Phase One IQ4 (or even a previous-generation IQ3 100MP) which costs significantly more for what appears to be similar resolution and capability. For anyone that’s shot with both systems, […]

The King is Dead, Long live the King! The End of the Copal Shutter Era.

RIP: The Copal Shutter: 1946 to 2019. Introducing: the Rodenstock Aperture Mount   The End of an Era Production of Copal Shutters ended in 2013, but Copal produced enough that year to hold over the industry for “years to come.” Those years have now effectively expired; every major player has run through their supply or […]

Featured Photographer – Carol Highsmith

Often referred to as “America’s Photographer,” Carol Highsmith is a legend in the photography world. Having photographed every state in the nation‚ she’s spent decades capturing the beauty inherent in every-day American life. She’s also donated her life’s work—over 100,000 photographs— to the Library of Congress, which C. Ford Peatross, director of the Center for […]

Black & White Comparison – Phase One’s IQ3 100MP Achromatic vs IQ3 100 MP Trichromatic

For many photographers looking to create Black & White imagery, simply desaturating a color image provides all the detail, contrast, and quality necessary—with the added benefit of carrying around just one digital back for both color and B+W. In this 400% zoom from our test image, the small text under the star is significantly clearer […]

Schneider Blue Ring Lens Comparison

The best sensor in the world doesn’t mean anything without a great lens. The incredibly high detail captured by a 150MP sensor can easily exceed the resolving ability of lower-quality glass. With every new product released by Phase One, we take the time to independently test and verify its quality and capabilities so that we […]

DT Spring 2019 Rental Promo

At DT, we invest heavily in our rental inventory, making sure we have the largest and best-maintained selection of Phase One gear in the country, as well as the hard-to-find accessories that ensure a successful shooting experience. Now that Phase One’s new IQ4 150MP is available for rent, we’re offering a limited-time discount on our […]