Category: SLR Camera Guide

SLR Camera Guide

‘It’s about being prepared for whatever is thrown at you’: Q & A with William Vazquez

NYC based photographer William Vazquez on one of his earlier assignments. New York City based photographer William Vazquez, travels about 30-50% of the year. From Cuba to the mountains of Nepal, Vazquez has worked in more than 54 countries on more than five continents, often arriving first on the scene of a humanitarian crisis to […]

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Analog gems: 10 excellent, affordable film cameras

Affordable analog Battles rage over whether digital or analog is the better medium. But those shouting on both sides are missing out on the simple truth that the two compliment each other beautifully. With digital photography, there is an ability and sometimes a desire to achieve something precise, while happy surprises can be a big […]

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Sony FE 12-24mm f4G preview

Sony’s FE 12-24mm f4G is an ultra-wide zoom for its full-frame mirrorless cameras. It delivers the widest coverage in the e-mount lineup to date, and exploits the short sensor to mount distance of mirrorless to achieve a smaller and lighter barrel than rivals for DSLRs. I’ve been shooting with it, so check out my sample […]

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Video: is the Canon EOS M6 good for vlogging?

  The Canon EOS M6 features 1080/60p video capture, Dual Pixel AF, a selfie screen and lens-based IS. All of this adds up to what seems like an appealing package for vloggers. But is it? To find out for sure – and as part of our Canon EOS M6 review – DPReview’s Carey Rose put […]

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Sony a9: all that speed appears to have dynamic range cost

The Sony a9 is a powerhouse of technology, particularly when it comes to speed and autofocus. But does its image quality stack up? We’ve taken an initial look at Raw and JPEG image quality and have come away impressed, but how does the a9 stack up in terms of dynamic range? At the recent launch […]

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New Olympus TG-5 improves ‘toughness’, brings new sensor and tracking functionality

Olympus has announced its latest ‘tough’ camera, the TG-5. It’s the follow-up to the TG-4, one of our favorite rugged cameras, and features a new sensor and processor, advanced tracking capabilities, 4K video capture, Wi-Fi and more. Where the TG-4 used a 16MP BSI CMOS sensor, the TG-5 has dropped to 12MP, in order to improve image […]

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Panasonic Lumix GX800 / GX850 review

The Panasonic Lumix GX800 / GX850 is an entry-level mirrorless camera that’s aimed at anyone upgrading from a phone or compact camera. It features a 16 Megapixel Micro Four Thirds sensor, 1080p or 4k video, built-in Wifi and a touchscreen that flips up by 180 degrees for selfie shooting. Find out more in my preview!… […]

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