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The Best Lenses – In My Experience

What lens is best? I get asked this all the time, and there’s never really a right answer. “Best for what?” is what I usually

Xiaomi Mi 9: Everything you need to know

Xiaomi has announced the Mi 9 for release in Europe and China, after several weeks sharing key pieces of information about the device to fuel

Nikon D3500 vs Nikon D3400, Canon T6, Canon M100, Fuji X-T100 and Sony A5100 : Image Quality Comparison

Below are crops from our laboratory Still Life target comparing Nikon D3500 JPEG image quality to its predecessor, the D3400, as well as against several

Is the Leica Q2 right for you?

Leica recently announced the Q2, a 47MP rangefinder-style digital camera with a super-sharp, fixed 28mm F1.7 lens. It’s a heck of a lot of fun to

Nikon Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Pro Lens Hands-On

We go hands-on with the new Nikon Z 24-70mm f/2.8 S Pro lens made for Nikon’s full-frame Z system, and due for release in April.

Panasonic Lumix S Pro 50mm F1.4 Review

Introduction The Lumix S Pro 50mm F1.4 is a very fast standard prime lens for Panasonic’s new Lumix S Series 35mm full-frame mirrorless camera system.

Insta360 Evo review : Make both 360 and 3D videos with this clever little cube

Hot on the heels of the Vuze XR comes the Insta360 Evo, another transforming action camera able to capture 360º content one moment and 3D

Panasonic S Lenses: Hands-on with the 24-105mm f/4, 50mm f/1.4 and 70-200mm f/4 lenses

Alongside a recent Panasonic shooting experience in Austin, Texas for the Lumix S1R and Lumix S1 cameras, I also had the opportunity to try out the first three of

Ricoh GR III Review

Introduction The Ricoh GR III is a new high-end premium compact camera with a large sensor and fast lens that’s aimed at enthusiast and professional

Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 is sharp enough to handle futuristic 90-megapixel cameras

The new Sony FE 135mm f1.8 G Master has lens testers cursing — but not in a bad way. In a blog post published on

Rumors : Zenitar 50mm f/0.95 Full Frame E-mount Lens Coming on March 15

According to recent rumors, the Zenitar 50mm f/0.95 lens for Sony full frame E-mount cameras to be announced on March 15. The new lens will be produced

Olympus M.Zuiko Digital ED 12-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Lens Review

One of the strengths of interchangeable lens cameras is, of course, the ability to change lenses as required. However, there are times when this is

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II Review

The Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II features a 16x optical LEICA certified zoom lens that has a 35mm equivalent of 25mm-400mm and we’ve been out shooting

Leica Q vs Q2 – The 10 Main Differences

The Leica Q is easily one of the brand’s most popular cameras to date because it combines a fast fixed prime lens with a full-frame

With three lenses, the Black Eye Pro Kit G4 aims for versatile portability

Some adventures need more than one lens to capture it all — Black Eye Pro Kit G4 is a new smartphone lens kit designed for

Leica Q2 doubles down on resolution in fast, weather-sealed full-frame compact

Leica’s compact, full-frame street shooter just got a serious boost in resolution. On Thursday, March 7, Leica unveiled the Q2, a fixed lens camera packing

Leica Q2 is official: Splash-proof, full-frame cam shoots 47MP stills and 4K vids

Remember the Leica Q? Probably not, because it launched in 2015, which, in tech years, means it’s getting quite long in the tooth. But, to

The new Leica Q2 is a powerhouse of a full-frame compact camera

The Leica Q (Typ 116) was already a super-powerful compact camera for those with equally mighty financial muscle, but the new Leica Q2 has eclipsed

Sony E 50mm f/1.8 vs Sigma 56mm f/1.4 vs Sony FE 55mm f/1.8 – The complete comparison

The Sigma 56mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary is the latest prime to join Sony’s range of APS-C E-mount lenses. With an equivalent coverage of 84mm

Huawei just confirmed one of the P30 Pro’s best features

Huawei has confirmed the P30 Pro smartphone will include a periscope-style camera lens with the company promising it will deliver ‘super zoom’ capabilities. The company

Olympus E-M5 Mark III Camera Announcement is Imminent

In an interview at Imaging Resource, Olympus representatives confirmed that a new OM-D E-M5 camera is on the way. This would probably be the Olympus E-M5

Canon EF-M 32mm F/1.4 STM Review

Introduction Canon launched its latest EF-M lens, the 32mm, back in September 2018. It is designed to be used on the company’s M series of

CP+ 2019: a look at the Pentax 85mm F1.4 and KP Custom

HD Pentax-D FA* 85mm F1.4 Ricoh used the CP+ show in Yokohama to show off a mockup of its forthcoming 85mm F1.4 prime lens. Developed

Olympus M.Zuiko 12-100mm F4.0 IS Pro review

The main selling point of an interchangeable lens camera may be, well, the interchangeable lenses, but that doesn’t mean DSLR and mirrorless camera owners don’t

CP+ 2019: Ricoh shows PENTAX-DA* 11-18mm F2.8 ED DC AW

Alongside the GR III, Ricoh is using the CP+ show in Yokohama Japan to give its customers a first look at a new high-performance wideangle

Leica announces new APO-Sumicron-SL 35mm F2 ASPH L-Mount lens

Leica has announced its new APO-Summicron-SL 35mm F2 ASPH lens, an L-mount lens designed to be used with Leica’s SL mirrorless cameras as well as

Bosch 360-Degree Indoor Camera Review : A smart camera that follows motion

What is the Bosch 360-Degree Indoor Camera? No matter how wide the lens on a security camera, there will always be part of a room

CP+ 2019: Olympus shows super-tele zoom and 2.0 TC under glass

Olympus announced its intent to make a 150-400mm F4.5 zoom back in January. There was a demonstration sample on show at CP+ in Yokohama. The

CP+ 2019: Hands-on with Tokina Opera 16-28mm F2.8 FF

The second lens in Tokina’s new ‘Opera’ range is the 16-28mm F2.8 FF for full-frame Nikon and Canon DSLRs. We saw a mockup of this

Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens Hands-on at CP+ 2019

The new Tamron 17-28mm f/2.8 Di III RXD Lens for Sony E mount is now on display at CP+ 2019 event. Here are the first