Voigtländer 35mm f/1.4 Nokton Classic (E-Mount) Review

As modern lenses become sharper, with fewer lens aberrations, one byproduct has been the explosion of lens size.  These highly corrected optics require more and

Top 27 Best 50mm Prime Lenses 2018

50mm prime lens is a piece of kit your camera bag shouldn’t be without. Why? Well, we’ll get onto that in more detail shortly but

Canon 77D Image Quality Comparison : Canon 77D vs. Canon T6s, Nikon D5600, Pentax K-3 II, Sony A6300, Sony A7

With a newer 24MP APS-C sensor and faster DIGIC 7 processor, the Canon 77D is the successor to the Rebel T6s, despite the change in

Top 20 Best Cameras For Low Light Photography 2018

So, you want to take photos of the night sky, stars, or night scenes? Or, perhaps you want to capture photos in small, indoor venues where

The Best Cameras For Beginners On A Budget 2018

If you’re starting out in photography, it can be tricky to know where to start when it comes to buying your first camera. Never fear,

Sony Alpha 7 III Hands-on Review : First Look

Key Features 24.2 MP full-frame BSI CMOS sensor ISO 100-204,800 (extended) 10fps shooting Tilting rear touchscreen 5-axis in-body stabilisation 4K video recording A couple of

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

Fujifilm X-H1 vs X-T20 – The 10 Main Differences

The concept of the mirrorless camera has changed considerably since the first models appeared on the scene a decade ago. Whereas the aim used to

Top 10 Best Third Party Pentax Fit Lenses 2018

If you’re a Pentax camera owner who has some cash to splash on a new lens, our top ten list of Pentax K-Mount third-party lenses should

Sony A7r III vs Fujifilm GFX 50s – Image Quality Comparison

Not even two years ago, the idea of a mirrorless medium format camera felt like something completely out of reach. Then, out of the blue,

Neptune Convertible Art Lens System Review

Introduction Lomography’s Neptune Art Lens system consists of “three prime lenses in one”. It uses a base, to which you can attach three different focal

Too Good To Be True? Laowa ‘Zero’ Distortion Lineup

Venus Optics, the manufacturer behind the ‘Laowa’ branded camera lenses, have recently launched two unique wide angle prime lenses with a unique ‘Zero-D’ feature. ‘Zero-D’

Sony A7R III Review

Pros Phenomenal image quality in almost any situation Extremely fast and responsive Compact, lightweight design with well-placed controls Superb electronic viewfinder In-body image stabilisation gives

Nikon D850 vs Sony a7R III: Which is best?

Intro 2017 has seen the release of some interesting cameras, but the two that have generated the most buzz, the most traffic and the most

Top 12 Best Full-Frame Digital SLRs 2017

The Digital SLR or DSLR lets you change your lens, making it a versatile option for those that also want an optical viewfinder. Some of

Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro Review

Introduction There really is no other lens quite like the Laowa 15mm f/4 Wide Angle Macro lens. We’re not commenting specifically on its quality (keep

Pentax 645Z – CAMERA SENSOR REVIEW : A great choice for medium-format shooters

Announced in April 2014 as the replacement to the 40-million-pixel Pentax 645D, the Pentax 645Z is a medium-format DSLR with a Sony sensor that measures 43.8

Laowa 60mm f/2.8 2X Ultra-Macro Review

Introduction Why would you buy a manual focus only lens when there are other similar lenses available at the same price that feature autofocus? It’s

What you need to know about Panasonic Lumix G9

The new Panasonic Lumix DC-G9 is a flagship interchangeable lens camera aimed primarily at stills photographers. Sitting alongside the video-centric GH5 in Panasonic’s high-end Micro

Panasonic Lumix G9 hands-on

Key Features Review Price: £1499/$1979 (body only) 20.3MP Micro Four Thirds Live MOS sensor Venus image processor ISO 200-25,600 expandable to ISO 100-25,600 12fps burst

What you need to know about Sony’s a7R III

The a7R III is Sony’s latest high resolution camera, which carries over many of the improvements found on the company’s flagship a9. The 42.4MP sensor

Sony Alpha 7R III Hands-on Review – First Look

Key Features 42.4MP full-frame BSI CMOS sensor 10fps continuous shooting Hybrid AF with 399 phase-detection points ISO 100-32,000, ISO 50-102,400 expanded 5.5-stop in-body IS 4K

Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Primoplan 58mm f/1.9 Review

Introduction The Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Primoplan 58mm f/1.9 is a modern version of the the original Primoplan 58 / f1.9 lens, which was developed by Meyer-Optik Görlitz’s

Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 Review

Introduction The Meyer-Optik-Goerlitz Primoplan 75mm f/1.9 is a modern version of the the original Primoplan 58 / f1.9 lens, which was developed by Meyer-Optik Görlitz’s

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

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

Nikon D850 Hands-on Review: First Impressions

The Nikon D850 is Nikon’s latest high resolution full-frame DSLR, boasting a 46MP backside-illuminated CMOS sensor. But, in a fairly radical departure for the series,

Yashica ML 50mm f/1.4 Classic Lens Review

Pros Inexpensive Impressive sharpness Very low central CA Modest distortion Cons Manual focus won’t suit some Obvious edge CA There are so many second hand