Want a Kodak Black and White Film Guide? Check This Out!

Some photographers have shot their entire portfolio with one film. It's helped them get a very signature look. But others like to experiment. Today, we're sure that many of you sometimes wonder which Kodak film to choose.

Review: Canon imagePROGRAF Pro-300

Keith over at Northlight has completed an exhaustive written review of the upcoming Canon imagePROGRAF Pro-300 printer. This review should tell you everything you need Read more...

Review: The Laowa 50mm f/2.8 Macro for M4/3 is Small and Sharp

Over the past few months, pre-production copies of the new Laowa 50mm 2:1 F/2.8 Super Macro Lens for Micro Four Thirds (MFT or M4/3) had been going around among some M4/3 macro photographers. With COVID-19 lock-downs happening across the globe, there werent any photos taken in the field with this new lens. After Singapores circuit […]

Youll Want to Come Back to Canon: Canon EOS R5 First Impressions

The Canon EOS R5 is fantastic and checks off so many boxes. What’s going around the internet about the Canon EOS R5 is all about video issues and overheating in 8K video mode. But if you’re a photographer and don’t really care about that or you want to shoot in a different mode, then I’m

Review: Canon EOS R6 by DPReview

A couple of my favourite reviewers have finished their review of the Canon EOS R6. Both Chris and Jordan came away quite impressed by the Read more...

Video Review: Is the Fujifilm XT4 Your Next Camera?

Reviews Editor Paul Ip has been working on his review of the Fujifilm XT4. He's used it for landscapes, long exposures at night, protests, and a bunch of other things. The new camera received a few significant specs updates.

The Classic Look: 3 Cameras That Capture Black and White Beautifully

"Black and white creates a strange dreamscape that color never can," is a quote by photographer Jack Antaonoff. And if you're smitten with black and white photography, you know this to be true. Even the process of thinking in black and white is an entirely different one that engages your brain like no other.

Review: Canon EOS Webcam Utility Beta

DPReview has taken the time to review the new EOS Webcam Utility Beta, a nice surprise from Canon to help people be productive during the Read more...

A Real-World Review of the Canon 1D X Mark III

As many of you know, I have been lucky enough to have a Canon EOS 1D X Mark III in my possession for more than a month now. People have been asking me to review this new top-of-the-line camera, but I really wanted to put it through its paces in order to do a fair […]

First Impressions: Using the Canon 1D X Mark III for Family Photography

Its a brilliant start to the year for Canon with the full announcement of the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III. Updating their flagship DSLR in time for the Olympics, its an announcement eagerly awaited by photographers across different genres who are looking for the best camera on the market. I was lucky enough to get […]

Good News! Autofocus on the Panasonic S1R Doesnt Suck Anymore

With all of the latest and much more affordable entries into the L mount alliance like the Panasonic S1R, the system is starting to look even more attractive. The photographers that still like big, mammoth, DSLR like cameras are going to be very happy with the Panasonic S1R's latest firmware update.

Apple MacBook Pro 16-Inch: A Film Directors Perspective

For a several years now, I have been patiently waiting for a new MacBook Pro to arrive. There has been a lot of hype about new processors, increased screen size and resolution, improved features and connectivity, even better battery life.

Review: Apples Night Mode Strikes the Right Balance of Technology & Art

Make no mistake, the new iPhone 11 Pro and Pro Max smartphones from Apple are all about the camera system. From the new ultra-wide angel camera, to better Smart HDR, to Night Mode and beyond, Apple has gone to great lengths to catch up with the Google Pixel, and photographer Austin Mann thinks they’ve done […]

Review: Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS III USM

The-Digital-Picture has completed their review of the hard-to-come-by Canon EF 600mm f/4L IS III USM. As with any Canon super-telephoto lens that followed up a Read more...

Two Issues I Had with the Leica Q2 in the 1st Month: Dust and Banding

After using a Leica Q for 3.5 years, I decided to pre-order the eagerly anticipated Q2 in early March 2019. Despite owning a number of cameras over the years, the Leica Q had become my go-to camera for its light weight, small size, and high image quality. While I hope to do a full review […]

Review: Canon EOS RP

Keith over at Northlight Images has completed his thorough review of the Canon EOS RP. I like reviews in which the reviewer is a working Read more...

Review: Canon EOS RP by DPReview

Chris and Jordan at DPReview have completed their review of the Canon EOS RP, a camera they think has a lot of redeeming qualities. From Read more...

Shooting the New Kodak Ektachrome 100 in the City at Night

Last week, after much anticipation, I received back my first rolls of the new Kodak Ektachrome 100, exposed in Chicago over the Christmas holiday (thanks to Denver Digital Imaging Center). After all the hype and fanfare surrounding Kodak releasing a new chrome film this far into the alleged afterlife of film, I was excited to […]

A Review of 35mm Kodak Ektachrome E100 Film

Those who follow my work know that I consider myself a large format photographer. I will photograph with a medium format camera, particularly when Im trying to save weight on a backpacking trip or save time when Im teaching a photography workshop, but 35mm has been somewhat shunned in my arsenal, being a format I […]

Weve Updated Our Canon EOS R Review: RAW Edits in Capture One 12

With the Canon EOS R, we've found that the RAW files in Capture One 12 are surprisingly robust and yet even more capable than they are in Lightroom. Personally speaking, I bought the Canon EOS R because of both the lenses and how it renders skin tones.

Review: Laowa 24mm f/14 Relay Macro

Keith over at Northlight Images has completed his exhaustive review of the strange Laowa 24mm f/14 relay macro lens. While a relay lens isn’t a Read more...

Review: Canon EOS R by DPReview

DPReview has completed their review of the Canon EOS R, and we see they find the camera a mixed bag. It appears the reviewers greatest Read more...

Ive Never Flown a Drone. Heres My Review of the DJI Mavic 2 Pro

Since the 2010 launch of the Parrot AR. Drone, consumer interest in drones has skyrocketed. DJIs ubiquitous Phantom, originally released in 2013, has spawned multiple iterations and the company has further developed product lines like the Spark and Mavic to fill various niches and price points.

Real world review: Canon EOS R by Fro

Jared Polin has completed his real world review of the Canon EOS R, you can view the 48-minute review above. For a stills camera, it Read more...

Review: Canon EOS R by TDP

Bryan at The-Digital-Picture has completed his extensive review of the brand new Canon EOS R full frame mirrorless camera. Canon seems to have released a Read more...

Nikon Z7 Field Report: Too Many Good Things to Not Like It

Earlier this year I got a phone call from Japan asking whether I would be interested in working on yet another important global introduction campaign for a new Nikon product. As I very much enjoyed creating the Hercules Rising night time-lapse for the introduction of the Nikon D850, I said yes. My wife Daniella and […]

Review: Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II by TDP

The-Digital-Picture has completed their review of the brand new Canon EF 70-200mm f/4L IS II. From the Review: … Full frame f/4 results from the II are impressively sharp from corner to corner over the entire focal length range.

First Impressions: MiNT InstantKon RF70 (Fujifilm Instax Wide)

The previously stated sentence is one that I've had in my mind for quite some time now; as I genuinely have been mulling over about the newMiNT InstantKon RF70. This is the first camera to give the photographer full control over the shutter speed and the aperture in addition to providing the photographer with a working meter and using Instax Wide film.

Lensbaby Omni Color Expansion Pack Review: Adding Foreground Interest

For those that have followed my work for a while, youll know that I love to show a sense of depth to my images. Sure we can all shoot wide-open (f/2.8 for example) to get that shallow depth of field, but nothing beats the depth of showing not only a separation between subject and background, […]

Hands On with the 13-Inch MacBook Pro: Half the Update We Wanted

Earlier this week, Apple released the latest iteration of the 13-inch MacBook Pro. And while the update came with some very welcome additions, many felt that it was a half-step: a refresh rather than a redesign, like we saw with the 16-inch MacBook Pro earlier this year. Now that we have one in hand, we […]

Review: The DJI Mavic Air 2 is a Good Drone with Consumer-Level Caveats

I love drones, but I don’t love the stereotypes, stigmas, attention, and negativity that comes with them. I’ve been flying since the Phantom 4, so I got into it right as the wild west of drone flying was coming to an end, and restrictions and regulations were being rolled out. Now several years after that, […]

First Impressions: The Lumix S Pro 70-200mm f/2.8 OIS is a Solid Performer

Though it might seem less popular than other systems (probably due to marketing), the L Mount Alliance is producing some of the best full-frame lenses currently available. In this case, Panasonic Lumix worked in tandem with their buddies at Leica to release their second 70-200mm lens for full-frame systems: the Panasonic Lumix S Pro 70-200mm […]

A 3.5-Year Review of the $4K Leica Q

If theres a fundamental flaw with product reviews, its the typically short duration that reviewers have with the item before hitting a publishing deadline or needing to return the product to the manufacturer.

A Pro Photographers Review of the Leica M10-D

Could you and would you shoot with a digital camera without an LCD screen that costs and arm and a leg? I spent two days in Singapore wandering the streets with the Leica M10-D and here are my thoughts.

A Close Look at the Quality of iPhone 8 Plus RAW Photos

A few weeks back I ran some tests on the RAW files taken with the latest iPad Pro. Frankly, I was pretty impressed, the quality was indeed considerably better than whats possible on my soon to be replaced iPhone 6S Plus.

First Impressions: My First Week with the Canon M5

Its been a week now since I first got my Canon M5 and I can honestly say Im in love. From its first announcement, I was intrigued by it, but I had the M3 and it seemed too soon to upgrade. I had convinced myself I could at least wait a few months until I […]

First Impressions: Sigma 12-24mm F4 DG HSM Art

If you've ever wanted a really solid wide angle zoom lens arguably the best option for many years was the Nikon 14-24mm f2. 8 or the Canon 16-35mm f2. 8 L. But the new Sigma 12-24mm f4 Art lens is looking to challenge the offerings from both of those companies by also incorporating a bit of weather sealing and making the price more affordable.

LomoInstant Automat Review: Escape the Cold Perfection of Digital

With the proliferation of digital photography in todays modern market, perfection has become the new normal. Photography is an art practiced through initial capture, modern shooters using their camera to anchor a moment in time with as many potential options as possible be it color, tone, exposure or even as technology marches on, focus and […]

This Bronica Camera Shoots Vertical Images When You Hold It Normally

The scourge of vertical video was many years away when Bronica released the RF645 in the year 2000, but this medium format rangefinder was obviously ahead of its time. Unlike most cameras, when you hold the RF645 in “normal” orientation, you’ll capture a vertical portrait orientation image.

I Worked with the Canon 1D X Mark III for Two Days

Last month, as a Canon Ambassador, I had the opportunity to try out the new DSLR flagship camera, the Canon 1D X Mark III, for 2 days. This is neither a technical review nor a test report. The video above will show you how I worked with the new camera. Im not going to cover […]

Review: Is the 7artisans 50mm f/1.1 an Affordable Noctilux or No Luck?

Is it too good to be true? A cheap M mount lens that goes all the way to f/1.1? Does the $369 7artisans 50mm f/1.1 lens belongs in the bargain bin or on your camera? From what I have been reading on forums and reviews sites, people either think this lens is brilliant OR the […]

Review: Polaroid Originals OneStep 2 is Familiar and Exciting

As a photographer who still uses film, 2017 feels like the industry is in a bit of a time warp. Kodak is bringing back Ektachrome, Hollywood blockbusters are being shot on film, and apparently the part of Polaroid we care about exists again.

Nikon D850 Best DSLR Ever, Gets First Full 100 Score at DxOMark

The Nikon D850 was just awarded the first full 100 overall score ever given out to a DSLR by the testing lab DxOMark. The D850 now sits alone in the top spot on the camera leaderboard, with the full-frame mirrorless Sony a7R II sitting at #2 with a score of 98. This is the first […]

A Look at Googles $20 Photo Book in a Hands-On Review

Expanding into its ever-growing range of products and services, Google is now offering photo books. They’re competitively good value, and in this quick video review we get a glimpse at what they’re all about.

Hands On With the New DJI Spark

Now that DJIs new mini Spark drone has been officially announced, the early reviews are starting to appear. Photo industry personality Kai Wong got his hands on a pre-release prototype, and his video provides a great early look at the drone.

Fujifilm Medium Format GFX 50S First Impressions

Wow. I typically have more to say in my first paragraph, but this camera blew me away and wow is one of the best ways to portray my first reactions. I was fortunate to test out the medium format Fujifilm GFX 50s for a week starting a few days before the new year. What a […]