F2.8

Samyang AF 24mm f/2.8 FE Review

Pros Excellent sharpness centre and edge Virtually no distortion Highly corrected for CA Compact and light Fast and accurate AF Quality manufacture Classic, useful focal

Best Macro Lenses for Canon DSLRs

Looking for the best Canon macro lenses? In our Canon lens guide you can find the best macro lenses for close-up, flower and insect photography. First of

Fujifilm X-A3 vs X-A5 – Five key aspects analysed

All camera manufacturers have a range of entry-level models that target newcomers to photography, and in the case of Fujifilm, this is the X-A series.

Vivitar Auto Macro 55mm f/2.8 Vintage Lens Review

Pros Excellent, even sharpness 1:1 magnification Very good manufacturing quality Recessed front element makes its own lens hood Virtually no distortion Very well corrected for

Leica Super Vario Elmar SL 16-35mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH lens officially announced

The Leica Super Vario Elmar SL 16-35mm f/3.5-4.5 ASPH is a new wide-angle zoom lens for the Leica SL camera. With the Vario-Elmarit–SL 24-90mm F2.8-4 ASPH and the APO-Vario-Elmarit-SL 90-280mm

Laowa C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness Low CA Low distortion No flare Widest view in class High-quality traditional construction Very compact Cons Manual focus tricky in bright

12 Best Lenses for Fujifilm X-T20 in 2018

Here is our guide to the best lenses for Fujifilm X–T20 to buy in 2018. If you’re looking for the absolute best lenses for professional use with the Fujifilm X-series system, then

Best Lenses for Nikon D3300 DSLR camera

Looking for recommended lenses for Nikon D3300 entry-level DSLR? Take a look at our best lenses for Nikon D3300 camera. The Nikon D3300 is the first entry-level product

12 Best Lenses for Fujifilm X-T2 in 2018

Here is our guide to the best lenses for Fujifilm X–T2 to buy in 2018. If you’re looking for the absolute best lenses for professional use with the Fujifilm X-series system, then

Best Lenses for Sony A7 III Mirrorless Camera

Best lenses for Sony A7 III mirrorless camera are listed below for full frame E-mount users. Here are the top rated Sony A7 III lenses. At first glance

Pentax K-1 Mark II Hands-on Review — First Impressions

A couple of years ago, at the start of 2016, Ricoh finally answered the calls from Pentaxians for a full-frame DSLR with the arrival of

The Pentax K-1 Mark II Has Arrived & We Have Sample Photos To Share

The Pentax K-1 Mark II is the new flagship Pentax K series full-frame DSLR and with it comes 3 main upgrades. After rumours circling for

Panasonic Leica 15mm f/1.7 vs Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.8 – The complete comparison

Small and portable fast aperture primes are abundant within the Micro Four Thirds lens range, with two of the most alluring being the Panasonic Leica

Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE Review

Introduction The Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE is a new moderate wide-angle prime lens for full-frame Sony Alpha cameras. The Samyang AF 35mm f/1.4 FE

Portrait mode shootout : iPhone 8 Plus vs Google Pixel 2

Like it or not, 2017 is the year that background-blurring Portrait Modes gained major traction in smartphone photography. Apple and Google both offer improved versions

Samyang 14mm F2.4 vs Sigma 14mm F1.8 : Astrophotography lens shootout

If you’re thinking of picking up a great ultra-wide astrophotography lens, chances are good you’ve looked at the three 14mm primes featured in this video.

Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 First impressions Review

Introduction The Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 is the company’s newest mirrorless interchangeable lens camera (ILC), and in many ways, the first Lumix camera ever to be

New Fujifilm X and GF lenses Hands-on Review

We’re at the Photo Plus Expo show in New York, where Fujifilm is showing off its new XF 80mm F2.8 R LM OIS WR and

Canon G1 X Mark III vs Sony RX100 V – COMPACT CAMERA COMPARISON

The year is 2017. Smartphones have rendered the $200 compact obsolete, and they’re creeping up on $500 interchangeable lens cameras. Things look bleak. But lo!

SainSonic Kamlan 50mm f/1.1 Lens Review

 Pros Excellent central sharpness from f/2.8 Virtually no central CA Good flare resistance Low distortion Very low price Nicely made Light and compact Cons Some

Fujifilm GF 110mm F2 R LM WR Review

Introduction The Fujifilm GF 110mm F2 R LM WR is a classic portrait prime lens for the medium-format Fujifilm GFX 50S mirrorless camera system. This

Have it your way: which 24MP Canon should I buy?

Burger King may have dropped its ‘Have it your way’ slogan but it seems to have been picked up, in spirit at least, by Canon.

Fujifilm GF 32-64mm f4 R LM WR Review

Introduction The Fujifilm GF 32-64mm f4 R LM WR is currently the only zoom lens designed specifically for Fujifilm GFX 50S mirrorless cameras. This wide-angle

Canon G1 X Mark III – What you need to know

Canon’s G1 X Mark III is, as the name implies, the third iteration in the company’s range-topping large-sensor enthusiast compact series. However, what the name

Meike 85mm f/2.8 Macro Review

Pros High sharpness Low CA Low distortion Accurate macro focusing 1.5x macro magnification Quality of manufacture Cons No weather sealing Short throw of focusing over

Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Trioplan 50mm f/2.9 Review

Introduction The Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Trioplan 50mm f/2.9 is a modern standard prime version of the classic Trioplan f2.8/100 lens, known for its ‘soap bubble’ bokeh and

Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 Review

Pros Excellent and well-balanced sharpness Low flare Low central CA Moisture resistance Good VFM Close focusing Cons Some edge CA Edge sharpness drops at 70mm

Fujifilm X-E3 First Impressions Review

The Fujifilm X-E3 is a 24MP mid-level APS-C mirrorless camera, designed as a smaller, more touchscreen-driven sister model to the SLR-like X-T20. In terms of

Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G Review

Introduction The Sony FE 12-24mm F4 G is a new ultra-wide-angle zoom lens for Sony full-frame FE-mount cameras (A9/A7/A7R II/A7S). It has four aspherical elements, including

Should you upgrade to a Nikon D850?

The D850 was just announced, and by all accounts it’s shaping up to be a very impressive camera. Depending on what kind of photography you