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Sigma 135mm F1.8 DG HSM Review

Introduction The Sigma 135mm F1.8 DG HSM lens is a medium telephoto length lens, which is available in Canon, Nikon and Sigma mounts. It fits

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 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

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

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

Sony SLT a99 II first impressions review

Photokina 2016 proved to us, with the announcement of the a99 II, that A-mount isn’t dead: it was just waiting for the right tech to

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

Sony A6500 review

Good points Detailed 24 Megapixel stills. High quality uncropped 4k video, 1080 up to 120p, S-Log profiles. Built-in 5-axis stabilisation works with any lens. 4

Samyang Premium MF 85mm f/1.2 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Very low CA Flare free Good handling Well made Smooth bokeh Cons Manual focus only No weather resistance Samyang are well established

Sigma 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art Lens Review

Good for Landscape photographers looking for a wide-angle zoom lens with exceptional sharpness and performance from 12mm-16mm. Not so good for Photographers looking for excellent

Samyang 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS Review

Pros Excellent standard of sharpness Almost zero CA Minimal distortion Well made Cons No weather resistance No electronic connection with camera MF only There are

Samyang 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness Very low central CA Barrel distortion kept to reasonable levels Well made Fair pricing Wide range of mounts available Cons No

Top 30 Best Lenses For Micro Four Thirds Cameras 2016

The Micro Four Thirds system is an open system that anyone can join, and therefore there are cameras and lenses from a large range of

Fast and light : Nikkor 24mm F1.8G ED lens review

Good for The lens is great for architecture, landscape, astrophotography applications and photographers looking for a fast and lightweight walk-around wide-angle. Not so good for

How to buy…a compact system camera

Thinking of splurging on a little lens-swapping camera? Don’t load up your shopping cart before loading up on our advice… If you’ve exhausted the photographic

Nikon D5500 Vs Pentax K-70 : Is The K-70 Cheaper And Better?

The quick answer: YES, the Pentax K-70 is less expensive, has some better features, and will probably give most people better image quality than they’d

11 of the Best Nikon D3200/D3300/D3400 Accessories

Take better pictures and make life easier with these accessories for the Nikon D3200, D3300 or D3400. You’ll also find great gift ideas for their

What are the sharpest lenses for each camera system?

We consult DxOMark’s comprehensive optical test data to find the sharpest lenses for each camera system. Andy Westlake is your guide Sigma’s 50mm f/1.4 DG

Sony Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA review

Sony Planar T* FE 50mm f/1.4 ZA review – Introduction Back in 2006, Sony took over Konica Minolta’s troubled camera business in a bid to

Sigma sd Quattro Review

Pros Foveon sensor with excellent pixel level detail Solid and well built camera body Sub display screen Large electronic viewfinder Dual axis electronic level Good

Comparison Review: Sony FE 50mm F1.4 ZA vs 55mm F1.8 ZA

Sony has announced a high-end ‘normal’ prime for its Alpha E-mount line of cameras: the Planar T* 50mm F1.4 ZA lens. As the third normal

Sigma MC-11 Canon Mount EF Adapter Review

Introduction Back in March 2014, we took a look at the Metabones Canon EF Adapter, which allowed Canon EF mount lenses to be used on

Zeiss Touit 50mm f/2.8 Makro-Planar T* (Fuji X) Review

The Zeiss 50mm f/2.8 Makro-Planar, which fills out the trio of Touit lenses for mirrorless cameras, has finally arrived.  This line, for both Fuji X-mount

Sigma 30mm f/2.8 DN Art (Sony E Mount) Review

Sigma first ventured into the mirrorless space with the release of two lenses for Sony E-Mount and Micro 4/3 in January of 2012 with the

Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch ‘CK2998’ Limited Edition Watch Hands-On

Omega launched a torrent of new models and colors at Baselworld this past March, and among the new Planet Oceans and Moonphase Speedmasters we found