If you want sharp shots from your once-in-a-lifetime trips, you’ll need some support, and travel tripods don’t come much lighter than this.
Would you pay £189.95 UK for a table-top tripod? “Of course not,” we said when we started reading the press release. But by the time we got to the end we were starting to think differently. So you’re used to the idea of paying £20 for a tabletop tripod, right, so why on earth would […]
Mouthwatering? A camera? Yes indeed. The X1D is massively expensive but beautifully made, and its bigger-than-full-frame 50-megapixel sensor delivers image quality that regular DSLR and mirrorless camera owners can only drool over. (Bit strong?) The X1D’s quality potential is only going to be reached with the best quality lenses, and Hasselblad has now expanded its […]
Sony has officially announced its long-awaited 400mm f/2.8 G Master lens for its full frame mirrorless A7 and A9 cameras. These cameras offer high continuous shooting speeds and powerful autofocus systems, but until now there haven’t really been the kind of super-telephoto lenses that pro sports and wildlife photographers would need. The FE 400mm f/2.8 […]
Samyang may have started out with specialised low-cost manual focus prime lenses, but now it’s moving into mainstream photography with a series of autofocus lenses for top camera brands. The latest is the AF 85mm f/1.4 EF for Canon full frame DSLRs. It will fit Canon’s APS-C models, where it offers an equivalent focal length […]
What happens when you cross a Panasonic with a Leica? You get the stylish new Leica C-Lux, which looks for all the world like a Panasonic TZ200 but with an extra splash of exclusivity and style. This is just the latest in a long line of collaborations between Panasonic and Leica. Leica still makes its […]
You can now create most image effects digitally, but some effects are still rather elusive. Even now, digital filters don’t always replicate the ‘optical’ filter effects that photographers are looking for. And sometimes photographers will go to a lot of trouble to get them. And expense. So that’s the thing with Schneider-Kreuznach’s new creative filters […]
Photography beginners don’t usually have a whole lot of cash, so these new Tenba Skyline shoulder bags are designed to offer style and practicality but at affordable price – quality on a budget, in other words. They come in five different sizes, so you should find one to fit your camera system, whatever the size. […]