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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

Voigtländer 10mm f/5.6 Hyper-Wide Heliar (Sony E-Mount) Review

How wide can an ultra-wide go?  It’s a question you’ll find yourself asking when you get ready to mount the Voigtländer 10mm f/5.6 Hyper-Wide Heliar:

Nikkor AF-S 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR review

Manufacturer: Nikon Price as reviewed: £1,179.00/$1.7685 With a long zoom range at a tempting price, Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens could be

Sigma sd Quattro camera launches next month for $799

Sigma introduced the sd Quattro cameras in February, but did not detail pricing or availability. That changed today, with the company (finally) dropping both details:

Essential guide : Bridge cameras and pocket travel zooms

If you’re looking for something with plenty of zoom power, then a bridge camera or a travel compact could be ideal. Here’s everything you need

5 Best Superzoom Lenses

If you’re after a lens with a focal range wide enough to cover most day-to-day situations, then your best bet is superzoom. Here are our

Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM | A Review

Three years ago, Sigma provoked genuine excitement amongst photographers by developing the world’s first APS-C zoom with a maximum aperture of f/1.8 across its focal

Classe Sigma 2200i Integrated Amplifier Preview

Summary Product Name: Sigma 2200i Integrated Amplifier Manufacturer: Classe MSRP: $5,500 First Impression: Pretty Cool Executive Overview The Canadian manufacturer Classe, of The B&W Group

Meike 35mm f/1.7 Lens Review

Pros Excellent central sharpness Very well controlled CA Good quality of construction A lens for the purist Low price Cons Soft edges No AF No

Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD review

Introduction It’s fair to say that third party lens manufacturers have undergone something of a renaissance in recent years. From Samyang’s inexpensive but optically fine

Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW Review

Pros High and very even sharpness Smooth bokeh Fast silent AF Weather resistance Well controlled CA Excellent flare resistance Cons Quite heavy Expensive The introduction

Panasonic Lumix GX80 review

Pros: + Highly effective in-body image stabilisation + Compact, portable, rangefinder-style design + Quiet, discreet shutter + Useful 4K Photo modes Cons: – Default control set-up

HD Pentax-D FA 28-105mm f/3.5-5.6 ED DC WR Lens Review

Pros High and very even sharpness Smooth bokeh Fast silent AF Weather resistance Well controlled CA Excellent flare resistance Cons Limited aperture range Lower edge

Sigma 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM lens patented in Japan

Sigma has patented a 70-200mm f/2.8 DG OS HSM telephoto zoom lens in Japan designed for full-frame digital SLR cameras. The bright aperture lens in the patent application has