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Best Cameras For £500/$750 2017

When you set a budget to get a new camera you might be unsure what kind you want, or what’s actually available for your money.

Sigma AF 100-400mm F/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness centrally Low CA Low distortion Low flare Low price Precise AF Compact for focal length Cons No weather sealing Weaker edge performance

Soligor 400mm f/6.3 T2 Classic Lens Review

Pros Well worth the £10/$15 paid Easy to use with practice Well made Cons Poor sharpness High CA This is just so tempting – a

Canon EOS 800D Expert Review

Pros Significant updates since the 750D White priority white balance (great for product shots) Improved continuous shooting speed (6fps) Improved battery life (600 shots) Impressive

Sony Alpha A99 II review: Proving that translucent can triumph

Holy moly, what a specification the Sony A99 II offers: a 42.4-million-pixel BSI (back illuminated) full-frame CMOS sensor, a 399-point hybrid autofocus system, 12-frames per

Sony E PZ 18-110mm f/4 G OSS Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness throughout Very high quality manufacture Many features can be customised Highly resistant to flare Very low central CA Super Smooth operation Very

Top 11 Best Superzoom Lenses For Travel 2017

We’re swiftly approaching the holiday/vacation season and as keen photographers, you’ll probably be taking your camera, lenses and accessories with you. However, if you plan

Nikon D7500 vs Pentax K-3 II Comparison

This Nikon D7500 vs Pentax K-3 II Comparison comparison shows what separates these DSLRs with a view of featured categories. The Nikon D7500 borrows quite a bit of the

Nikon D7500 vs Pentax KP – Comparison

This Nikon D7500 vs Pentax KP comparison shows what separates these DSLRs with a view of featured categories. The Nikon D7500 borrows quite a bit of the tech from

Pentax HD Pentax-DA 55-300mm f/4.5-6.3 ED PLM WR RE Review

Pros Low flare Generally good sharpness Very useful focal length range Weather resistance Electromagnetic diaphragm Beautiful bokeh Good contrast for punchy images Cons Only usable

Top 26 Best Pentax Lenses 2017

Here, we round up the 10 best scoring Pentax lenses to date that we’ve reviewed: 1. Pentax SMC DA* 200mm f/2.8 ED (IF) SDM –  This

Fujifilm GFX 50S vs Pentax 645Z vs Hasselblad X1D : MEDIUM-FORMAT COMPARED

Introduction Digital medium format has previously been the preserve of professional photographic businesses; commercial concerns that can justify investing tens of thousands of dollars on

Top 10 Best Telephoto Prime Lenses 2017

Telephoto lenses are a great investment if you photograph far away subjects such as wildlife a lot. If you want a clearer image and better

Pentax Q 01 Standard 8.5mm f/1.9 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Compact and light Low distortion Bright f/1.9 aperture Cons Some edge CA Could be too small for some The diminutive Pentax Q

Pentax KP Review

Pentax KP Pros Excellent image quality Numerous external controls Grip can be customised to taste Good noise performance 5-axis image stabilisation Pixel Shift Resolution AdobeDNG

Top 28 Best Wide-Angle Landscape Lenses 2017

With Spring around the corner, more of us will be heading outside with our camera and lens collection to capture the changing landscape around us

Top 13 Best Lenses For Macro Photography 2017

Here at ePHOTOzine, we have reviewed quite a few interchangeable lenses in our time so when you guys are out shopping for a new lens,

Top 17 Best Budget Lenses 2017

Here, we show that a good lens doesn’t have to cost the earth. We also show that there are a range of budget macro, bright

Canon 77D vs Pentax KP Comparison

This Canon 77D vs Pentax KP comparison shows what separates these DSLRs with a view of featured categories. Canon 77D features a 24.2MP sensor with Dual Pixel autofocus and

Irix 11mm f/4 Firefly Review

Pros Very good sharpness CA well corrected centrally Widest rectilinear lens available Very little chance of flare Moisture and dust resistance Well priced Cons Some

Tamron 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 Di II VC HLD Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness High level of central CA correction Low distortion Low flare Moisture resistance Cons High edge CA Lower edge sharpness at smaller

Tamron SP 70-200mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 (A025) Review

Pros Excellent sharpness High level of CA correction Low distortion Low flare Moisture and dust resistance ​Very attractive price Cons Minor handling issues Designed for

Prime vs zoom lenses : Can the best zoom lens match the best prime?

In recent years, zoom lenses have been taking over the hearts of many working professional photographers as the more obvious, versatile choice. With the latest

Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 IS II USM Lens Review

Pros Excellent central sharpness Low flare Silent AF Excellent manufacturing quality Moisture and dust resistance Highly effective IS Cons A tad expensive Lower edge sharpness

Pentax KP vs Canon 80D Comparison

Here is a quick comparison table of the Pentax KP vs Canon 80D mid-range DSLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The Canon EOS 80D features a 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor

Nikon AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8E FL ED VR Review

Pros Superb optical qualities High quality construction Ergonomic design Very effective VR Cons High cost Lighter, better, more expensive than its predecessor, this new Nikon

Nikon PC Nikkor 19mm f/4 E ED Tilt Shift Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness High control of CA Low distortion Low flare Easy to focus manually Highly versatile Cons Very high price Whenever we look up

Hands-on with Ricoh’s compact Pentax KP

Key Highlights 24.3MP APS-C AA-Filterless CMOS Sensor PRIME IV Engine with Accelerator Unit Smart Function Exchangeable Grip Full HD 1080p30 Video; 4K Interval Movie SAFOX

Meike 6.5mm f/2.0 Fisheye Lens Review

Pros Sharp and crisp results Excellent flare resistance Very low CA Low price Cons Manual focus virtually impossible The fisheye lens is clearly alive and

Top 15 Best Samyang Lenses 2016

Here, ePHOTOzine rounds up the top Samyang lenses reviewed on site. Specialising in fixed focal length prime lenses, and catering for a wide range of