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X-Fi Sonic Carrier review: Home theater of the absurd

It’s the finest soundbar on the market. But for the money, is it better than conventional surround sound? It is without a doubt the best

Lensbaby Burnside 35mm f/2.8 Review

Pros Well made Creative possibilities Unusual bokeh Good central sharpness Cons Needs working at to get best results Poor as a general purpose lens Some

Vlogging for beginners – what gear do you need?

Vlogging seems to be growing more and more popular with each passing day. Pioneers such as Casey Neistat have inspired many to go out, grab

Kodak PixPro AZ901 Review

Introduction *** Note : £1 = $1.35 (correct at time of post) The Kodak PixPro AZ901 is a new superzoom compact camera with an incredible

Asus Zenfone Max M1 Unboxing, Quick Review: Another Battery King Emerges

Let’s Unbox Another Battery King! When Asus launched the Zenfone 5, we thought we only saw three variants of their recent iteration of their Zenfone devices.

Google I/O 2018: What to expect from Google this year

Formally, Google I/O is the company annual event to connect with developers as well as partners spanning its entire platform and product range. It is

Sony A7 III Review

Pros Excellent value for money Improved battery stamina Fast and responsive autofocus system Revised button layout for intuitive control Cons AF point illumination could be

Bristol Sound & Vision 2018: AKG, Creek, EPOS, Rega, ELAC, Exposure, Audioquest, Focal, Wilson Benesch and Best in Show

In which I listen to two of my favourite headphones of the show, the AKG K812 and the Focal Clear, do a power demo and

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

Acoustica show 2018 impressions: some speakers are magic

The Acoustica Audio Show is an small audio show that Geoff Coleman of Acoustica has been putting on for the last 5 years. It attracts

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S9: Which Android phone should you buy?

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S9 At an event in NYC, LG has just unveiled the next flagship device in its G-series of handsets.

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.

Best Macro Lenses for Nikon DSLRs

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

Leica APO-Summicron-SL 90mm f/2 ASPH Review

Introduction The Leica APO-Summicron-SL 90 f/2 ASPH was announced alongside a 75mm f/2 lens, marking the first of a new line of Summicron-SL lenses. Both

Periodic Audio Be in-ear-headphone review: These beryllium-based headphones sound oh so sweet

These sweet-sounding, Berillyium driver-based headphones are worth every penny of their asking price. Pros Oustanding sonic reproduction Excellent fit and comfort, even during long listening

Meyer Optik Nocturnus 75mm f/0.95 mirrorless lens announced

Meyer Optik announced a new Nocturnus 75mm f/0.95 lens for mirrorless cameras. The long prime lens will be available for Leica M, Sony E and Fuji X mounts.

Campfire Audio Cascade Review – Substance with style

Pros:  Solid metal construction, stellar bass, outstanding physical texture to the sound, big sound, musical but balanced tuning, emotive midrange, crisp treble Cons: Bass will be too

Sony a7 III – Mirrorless, Full-Frame Camera Review (with Video)

The Sony a7 III. It’s fair to say that the first quarter of 2018 has been dominated by the launch of the full-frame, 24.2 MP

Tokina Firin 20mm f/2 MF FE Review

Pros: + Impressive optical quality + Robust, all-metal barrel construction + Easy-to-use aperture and manual focus rings + Intelligently integrated electronics Cons: – Complex moustache-type

Canon EOS 2000D Review

Introduction The Canon EOS 2000D (also known as the Digital Rebel T7 in North America) updates the EOS 1300D / Rebel T6 as Canon’s entry-level

Top 29 Best Sony E FE Mount Lenses 2018

As we’ve reviewed the majority of Sony E-Mount and FE mount lenses to date, we thought we’d pop the 29 top scoring lenses into a

Pentax K-1 Mark II Review

Introduction The Pentax K-1 Mark II is a new professional full-frame DSLR camera that replaces the original K-1 model that was released in 2016. The

New DS 7 Crossback vs Audi Q5 vs Volvo XC60 Comparison

The new 7 Crossback is a crucial model for DS. Can this stylish French car compete with large five-seat SUVs from established premium brands, in

Nikon 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E VR AF-P Review

In this in-depth review of the Nikon AF-P NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR lens, we will take a close look at what this full-frame lens

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

Major Firmware Updates Coming in May For Fujifilm GFX50S, X-T2, X-H1, X-Pro2, and X-E3

Fujifilm will release a new major firmware update for its GFX50S, X-T2, X-H1, X-Pro2, and X-E3 mirrorless interchangeable lens camera. Trusted Japanese website posted the details about these upgrades. 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

Sony PXW-Z280 & PXW-Z190 Camcorders Officially Announced

Sony officially announces the PXW-Z280 and PXW-Z190 camcorders at the NAB show 2018. Sony’s PXW-Z280 4K 3-CMOS 1/2″ Sensor XDCAM Camcorder continues the fine tradition of the

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

Top 10 Best Waterproof Tough Cameras 2018

The cameras featured on this list are all waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof which makes them ideal for underwater and travel photography. They’re also our highest