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The “Fake Leica” sculpture by Liao Yibai listed for sale on eBay for $100,000

Might be fake, but the price tag is the real deal.

Originally seen in 2010 at Mike Weiss Gallery in New York,  “Real Fake” exhibition showcased over sized stainless steal sculptures with a message about labels.  Now the Chinese artist Liao Yibai’s masterpiece “Fake Leica” is up for grabs with a modest price tag of $100,000 dollars on ebay.

via Leica Rumors

LaCie unveils DJI Copilot 2TB portable hard drive with built-in display

Backing up files just got less cumbersome 

Lacie has just launched the DJI Copilot 2TB portable hard drive with built-in display. Backup your photos and videos without a laptop, makes this product indispensable.  This portable hard drive is made for drone users in mind.  With DJI Copilot there’s more time to fly!

“The new LaCie® DJI Copilot, with design by Neil Poulton, is a complete backup on-set solution – enabling drone users to quickly ingest and review their content in full resolution without a PC. This changes the game by allowing creative professionals and consumers to playback, copy and manage their drone footage from their mobile device without the hassle of leaving the field or booting up a computer.”

via DPREVIEW

 

 Original image by Elia Locardi

Photograph by Elia Locardi.

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The photo published to Canon’s social media.
The photo published to Canon’s social media.
Besides a few adjusted edits it’s pretty clear that these two images are one in the same.

“So, the social media team for Canon Italy (and Spain) have posted a composite landscape, half of which was stolen, not taken with a Canon, and not credited anyone involved in the creation of this image. Rough day at the office.”         - Fstoppers

 

 Yesterday Canon Italia posted this comment on their Facebook page.
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