Fuji XF 16-55mm F2.8
13 Jan 2015

Fuji XF 16-55mm F2.8 really puts Fujifilm on the map

One of the most significant releases for a photographic company at CES was the Fuji XF 16-55mm F2.8. The new zoom lens released by Fujifilm is a stepping stone for the company. The first professional grade all-around lens, like Canon and Nikon have been producing for decades. In every serious

Nikkor 55-200 VR II
13 Jan 2015

Is the Nikkor 55-200mm VR II worth the upgrade?

For the 2015 CES Nikon prepared an upgrade to its kit telephoto lens, the 55-200. Being a consumer-level lens, this is indeed fitting for the event. But we can’t help but wonder why, there wasn’t anything wrong with the old lens. According to Nikon’d MTF charts the Nikkor 55-200mm VR

Nikon 300mm f/4E
11 Jan 2015

The Nikon 300mm f/4E PF is light but expensive

One of the highlights at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015, for photograhers, is the new Nikon 300mm f/4E lens. The lens is groundbreaking simply because it is a top performer but in a small package. The MTF chards indicate it’s also a better performer, producing sharper images. As you’d expect

Nikon D750 flare issue
09 Jan 2015

Nikon D750 flare issue is acknowledged by the company

One of the hottest releases in the photography gear world in 2014 was the Nikon D750. The full frame digital camera was a big hit out of the gate, with adding such new features as: flip-out screen and a 39 point AF system. It’s success was a bit stained by

Nikon D5500
07 Jan 2015

Nikon D5500 premieres a touchscreen and no OLPF

The Nikon D5500 was premiered at CES today and the new features packed into it are stunning. Marketing has been focused on the touchscreen and the smaller size. It’s a completely new feature in Nikon’s line-up. Even other companies have been slow to implement it. It’s used mostly in lower

Canon PowerShot SX710 HS
06 Jan 2015

Canon PowerShot SX710 HS is a superzoom powered by Digic 6

The most thrilling of the new Canon superzooms¬†is the Canon PowerShot SX710 HS. The new compact is indeed that: a small camera. It doesn’t have the same “bridge” body that the Canon PowerShot SX530 HS has. It’s shaped more like an Olympus PEN camera. A small, flat design, with the

Canon SX530 HS
05 Jan 2015

Canon SX530 HS delivers 50x zoom in compact size

Canon started the new year with the launch of the PowerShot SX530 HS compact camera. The new device features a 50x zoom. With an equivalency of 24mm to 1200mm, it can deliver a zoom range bigger than most other cameras on the market. The extended zoom range comes at a

Canon 5D mark IV
30 Dec 2014

Canon 5D mark IV possible specifications

Because it’s the time for wishing on what we desire in the new year, we decided to write about the upcoming full-frame user friendly flagship from Canon. We’re talking about the 5D successor of 2015. Weather it will be called 5D mark IV, 5D X or 3D, we can merely

Peter Lik Phantom
19 Dec 2014

Peter Lik sells “Phantom” photo print for $6.5 Million

The sale of artistic prints has seen a steady increase in high end prices in the last few years. The record books are updated almost annually with ever higher prices for works. December 2014 has seen a huge leap with Phantom – a photographic print made by Peter Lik, Australian