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The Five Best 35mm Rangefinder Values (That Aren’t Leicas)

Occasionally, I’ll have someone contact me to ask about what rangefinder camera I would recommend they buy. Usually it’s someone new to film and or …

Cameras

Three Perfect Mirrorless Cameras For The Advanced Amateur

Are you ready to upgrade from that basic mirrorless kit you bought to learn photography with? Advanced amateurs make a large portion of the …

Nikon D750 vs Fujifilm X-T2: Shooting Motorsport

My name is Chris Harrison, and I’m a photographer based in Hilperton, Wiltshire, England. In this post, I’ll share a head to head comparison of the …

The Most Exciting 2017 Mountain Bikes at Sea Otter

Liv Embolden 1<p>Gloria Liu<p>New for 2017, the Embolden represents the most affordable full-suspension mountain bike Liv has offered, at a starting price of $1,365. The Embolden features an aluminum frame, with 120mm of front and rear wheel travel and, like all Liv mountain bikes, 27.5-inch wheels. …

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Sigma 85mm F1.4 Art Beats Zeiss Otus in DXO Tests

Sigma has been on an absolute tear with their lenses the past several years, especially with their new 85mm f1.4! They have been making child’s play …

The Four Best Medium Format SLR Cameras You Can Get

Medium Format SLR cameras aren’t incredibly expensive compared to their digital descendants, but some of them can be quite pricey if you’re looking …

The Five Best Introductory Film Cameras

Every time a photographer wants to start to experiment with film, new excitement stirs. But at the same time, it’s always wise to take a great …

9 Rangefinder Cameras Worthy of Note

Rangefinder cameras will always be at the heart of many photographers for their small size, simplistic ergonomics, silent shutter, and low profile …

Cameras

10 Classic Cameras Every Photographer Should Try

There is an argument to be made that photography is not about the camera. This is a valid argument in many respects. However, it can also be argued that a particular camera leaves a distinct fingerprint on the photographs it produces. That is, not all cameras make the same "kind" of photographs. …

The Ultimate Leica M3 Review

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Emanuele Faja. It and the images in this post are being syndicated with permission.</i><p>This is an old review of mine …

24 Great Vintage Cameras You Can Still Buy

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: We’ve added additional info on film photography as well as two new cameras. Links and formatting have also been …

Review: Olympus Pen F

If you were to make me pick between Fujifilm and Olympus, I’d probably go with Fujifilm–but the Olympus Pen F is the one camera that has so far …

Long Term Comparison: Fujifilm or Sony- Which is Right For You?

It’s a question that’s been posed many times in the website’s search engine: Should I go with Fujifilm or Sony? Both camera systems have become more …

Cameras

Homeless Dog Found In Garbage Becomes A Lion He Deserves To Be

When German photographer Julia Marie Werner found a scruffy homeless dog hunting for scraps of food in her garage in Spain, she fell in love with him …

Pets

Eight Portrait Photography Rules You Should Try Breaking

There are two characters that sit atop adjacent shoulders either side of my head and squabble over portraiture. One takes the form of my Gran and she …

How to Clean Your Camera Lenses (And Check For Problems)

In the past, Roger has shown us time and time again, that internal dust and other artifacts rarely have an effect on the image quality produced by …

Photographer Spends Hours in Open Waters to Capture Exquisite Moments of Glass-Like Waves

Wearing only a bathing suit and a pair of fins, Tahiti-based photographer Ben Thouard encapsulates the beauty and power of the ocean’s waves. Gorgeous images of crystal-clear waters and picturesque sunsets are the result of him spending countless hours navigating the waters with his camera. “The …

Steve McCurry’s Unforgettable Photos of India, Shot Over 3 Decades

In 1978, a 28-year-old Steve McCurry embarked on his first journey to India. At the time, he wasn’t photographing in the vivid color that defined the …

Photographers

Retro through-and-through: Fujifilm X-Pro2 Review

The X-Pro2 is a high-end, rangefinder-esque mirrorless camera that directly succeeds the first X-mount camera: the X-Pro1. The Pro2 is based around a …

Cameras

Why the Olympus PEN-F Is the Perfect Camera for the Design-Conscious Urban Photographer

The latest addition to Olympus’s much-vaunted PEN family of cameras, the PEN-F, is a camera that takes the classic mid-century design of its …

Olympus PEN Series

Fuji X70

​In the last 30 or so years of taking pictures, I had the fortune of getting to use a lot of different cameras and brands through friends, school and …

The new Sigma Quattro is the oddest camera since the last Sigma Quattro

How does it all work out? Well, the SD cameras are at least more ergonomic than the DPs, with a far more comfortable grip. The screen certainly looks cool, too, and is a neat way to display important information without clutter. The viewfinder, though, is not a great idea — although it juts out a …

Cameras

Pick Up a Fuji

When I started my food blog I was also at that point in my photography journey of moving from a point and shoot camera to a DSLR camera which was the …

Iris by Gary Huddlestone[[MORE]]Gary is back in the magazine with this great outdoors series featuring the stunning Iris. Enjoy! Know more about this talented photographer based in Cape Town at...

Gary is back in the magazine with this great outdoors series featuring the stunning Iris. Enjoy!<br>Know more about this talented photographer based in …

Fujifilm X70 – IMAGES + SPECS LEAKED! :: UPDATE: Fuji X70 Vs. Ricoh GR Vs. X100T Size Comparison!

<b>SIZE COMPARISON: Ricoh GR Vs. X100T Vs. X70</b>The prophecy is real!Already 2 years ago our sources told us that Fuji is considering to make a camera …

Nikon announces the D500, its new DSLR for the smartphone age

The Nikon DX series' new top-of-the-line model<p>Nikon just unveiled the new D500, part of its Nikon DX series of APS-C digital cameras, at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas today. The camera blends some of the power of the newly announced pro-grade flagship D5 — the D500 has the same …

Selecting A Portrait Lens With Correct Focal Length

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from the Photo Palace by Anton Orlov. It is being republished here with permission.</i><p>I know this topic is covered here …

Sony A900 vs. Fuji X-T1, a Surprising Conclusion | The Online Photographer

Apropos Ctein’s post above, I want to tell you my conclusions of trying the 8-year-old (Sept. 2008) Sony A900 (24 MP, full frame) and Sigma 35mm …