Category: SLR Camera Guide

SLR Camera Guide

Video: Using a $50 lens on a $12,500 5K RED cinema camera

YouTuber Potato Jet recently had a ridiculous idea (not out of character…): what would happen if you slapped a super-cheap 50mm photography lens onto an ultra-expensive cinema camera? That’s how we ended up with this video, in which he pairs a beautiful 5K RED cinema camera with Yongnuo’s 50mm F1.8 knockoff of Canon’s already-cheap nifty […]

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Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 review

The Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 is a general-purpose 7.5x zoom for its cropped-frame mirrorless bodies, including the A6000, A5000 and NEX series, on which it delivers an equivalent range of 27-203mm. Compact and light but capable of quality results, find out if it’s for you in my review!… The post Sony E 18-135mm f3.5-5.6 review […]

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AT&T decision to drop Huawei Mate 10 Pro reportedly made under pressure from US Congress

According to a report by Reuters AT&T’s decision to not sell the Huawei Mate 10 Pro, currently one of the best camera smartphones, in the US might have been made under pressure from the US Congress. According to the report, lawmakers did pressure the communications company to drop its plans to offer Huawei’s devices to […]

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CVS bans photo manipulation on its beauty images, will hold other brands to same standard

Photo: CVS Health Earlier today, CVS announced that it would ban ‘materially altered’ imagery on its store-brand beauty products, and begin marking imagery on all of the beauty products the store carries as ‘Digitally Altered’ if it doesn’t match the new policy by 2020. Given the influence CVS wields—it is the US’s largest drug store […]

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Gallery Update: Panasonic Lumix DC-G9

Since initially publishing our G9 sample gallery late in 2017, we’ve had the chance to spend substantially more time shooting with it. Now that the full G9 review is live, we wanted to revisit that gallery and update it with additional ACR conversions, out of camera JPEGs, and high-res mode samples. Without further adieu, the […]

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Huawei Mate 10 Pro camera review

The Mate 10 Pro is Huawei’s new flagship smartphone and the latest in its line of Leica-camera equipped devices. The dual-cam setup combines a 12MP RGB sensor with a 20MP monochrome chip. Like on previous high-end Huaweis, the latter allows for a native black-and-white mode, and Huawei claims that the combination of captured image data […]

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Canon defends embarrassing photo sharing gaff, photographer fires back

Yesterday, we reported on an understandable if embarrassing mistake by Canon Italy and Canon Spain. The two branches of Canon had shared a composite photo that contained stolen elements from a photo by travel photographer Elia Locardi all over their social media accounts; to make things worse, those elements were shot with a Fujifilm camera. […]

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