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Review Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L USM
Saturday, 12 January 2019 22:39
The Canon RF 50mm f/1.2L USM is, together with the new RF 28-70 mm f/2L USM, the big news in the area of lenses for the new mirrorless Canon EOS R. Th...
Review Nikon Coolpix P1000: 125x optical zoom
Saturday, 12 January 2019 00:45
The new Nikon Coolpix P1000 is an all-in-one compact camera of the highest rank. The big news is the 4.3 to 539 mm lens that lets you zoom in 125 (!) ...
Review Sigma 100-400mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary @APS-C
Friday, 07 December 2018 00:09
The Sigma 100-400 mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary is a light and very competitively priced 100-400 mm telephoto zoom for SLR cameras from Canon and ...
Best Telephoto Lens
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 01:16
With the appearance of new cameras, a frequently asked question from CameraStuffReview readers is: "Is it really noticeably better than its predecesso...
Best 35mm Reporter's Lens
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 01:16
What difference does it make whether I put a 35mm or a 50mm lens on my camera? In both cases, I get a picture that looks just like what I saw with my ...
Review Tamron 100-400mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD on APS-C
Sunday, 02 December 2018 00:54
With the Tamron 100-400 mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD, Tamron has the world's lightest 100-400 mm for full-frame and APS-C SLRs. It is available in Canon and...
Review Olympus 40-150mm f/4-5.6 ED M.Zuiko Digital
Saturday, 01 December 2018 00:09
The Olympus 40-150 mm f/4-5.6 ED M.Zuiko Digital is a very compact and lightweight budget option for Olympus photographers who are looking for a telep...
Best portrait lens: overview of 40 reviews of portrait lenses
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 01:16
40 portrait lens reviews: tested on full-frame, APS-C and micro-43 A slick portrait with a beautiful blurry background. How hard can it be? The i...
Best macro lens
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 01:16
There are two types of lenses for which the test results are less relevant: First of all, the Fisheye lenses, which have so much Fisheye distortion th...
Review Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD on full frame
Tuesday, 27 November 2018 00:09
With the Tamron 100-400 mm F/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD, Tamron has the world's lightest 100-400 mm for full frame and APS-C SLRs. It is available in Canon and...
Review Sigma 60-600mm f/4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports
Sunday, 18 November 2018 00:09
At Photokina 2018, Sigma introduced a new all-round telephoto zoom: the SIGMA 60-600mm F4.5-6.3 DG OS HSM. Telephoto zooms that go up to 600mm have be...
Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM
Saturday, 03 November 2018 00:00
The Canon EF-M 28mm f/3.5 Macro IS STM is a small and light macro lens for the EOS-M system. It is also one of the few fixed focal points for this sys...
Zeiss Batis 135mm f/2.8 @ super 35
Monday, 29 October 2018 00:09
The ZEISS Batis 2.8/135 is the fourth lens in the Batis range and the first 135mm for Sony cameras with an E-mount. It is also the longest telephoto l...
Review: Tamron 17-35mm
Sunday, 28 October 2018 00:09
For the SLR cameras from Nikon and Canon, Tamron has released a new wide-angle zoom with variable aperture: the Tamron 17-35 mm f/2.8-4.0 DI OSD. The ...
Review Canon EF-S 18-55mm III
Thursday, 04 October 2018 00:09
The Canon EF-S 18-55 mm f/3.5-5.6 DC III is a standard zoom lens that you cannot purchase separately in the Canon store but can buy in the photo trade...
Review Panasonic 35-100mm f/2.8 II POWER OIS LUMIX G X VARIO
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 06:52
The lens design of the Panasonic 35-100 mm f/2.8 II is identical to the lens design of the Panasonic 35-100 mm f/2.8. But the appearance has changed s...
Review Tamron 70-210mm F/4 Di VC USD
Tuesday, 25 September 2018 01:05
The new Tamron 70-210mm F/4 Di VC USD is a compact telephoto zoom for Canon and Nikon full frame and APS-C SLRs. The lens is built for high optical pe...
Review Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Art
Sunday, 16 September 2018 00:09
A lens design for a 105mm f/1.4 lens with 17 lens elements, incorporating 2 elements of FLD glass and 2 of SLD glass, in 12 groups. A weight above one...
Review Sigma 70mm f/2.8 Macro Art
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 00:09
The Sigma 70 mm EX DG Macro f/2.8, a macro lens legendary for its image quality and modest AF speed, is no more. Shame! Or not? In 2018, Sigma release...
Review Nikon AF-P 70–300mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR @ DX
Thursday, 30 August 2018 00:09
Is the image quality of a lens designed for FX visibly better on a DX camera? With the Nikon AF-P 70-300 mm f/4.5-5.6E ED VR, in any case, it is. The ...
Samyang 24mm f/2.8 FE Review
Thursday, 23 August 2018 00:44
The Samyang 24 mm f/2.8 FE is the latest addition for the Sony E-mount system. It is a very compact and light wide angle. The lens has autofocus, and ...
Review Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art
Sunday, 22 July 2018 00:09
The Sigma 85 mm f/1.4 DG HSM Art is a sublime portrait lens. The sharpness is exceptional, and the bokeh is fantastic. And that's not only at full ape...
Review Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD (model A036)
Tuesday, 17 July 2018 01:56
The Tamron 28-75mm F/2.8 Di III RXD is a new, bright standard zoom for full-frame Sony E-mount cameras. It is the first zoom lens that has been releas...
Review Sony A7R III
Tuesday, 10 July 2018 00:09
For almost two years, the Sony A7R II was at the top of our list of camera reviews, until the A7R II was dethroned by the Nikon D850. At the end of la...
Review Nikon AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300mm f/4.5-6.3G ED VR
Saturday, 23 June 2018 00:09
The Nikon AF-P DX NIKKOR 70-300 mm f/4.5-6.3 G ED is a nice, light telephoto zoom that has a range on the DX cameras for which it is designed of no le...
Review Sigma 16mm f/1.4 Contemporary
Friday, 22 June 2018 00:09
The Sigma 16mm 1.4 DC DN Contemporary is a bright documentary lens with a fixed focal length, available in Sony E and micro-43 mount, specially design...
Best lens for Nikon D5600
Saturday, 16 June 2018 00:33
The Nikon D5600 is a camera that you can do a great deal with as an amateur photographer. This SLR camera is just as easy to use as the slightly cheap...
Review Sony α7R II
Sony α7R II: dream camera for the quality-conscious pro(-sumer) In the summer of 2015, the Sony α7R II was introduced: the flagship of the mi...
Review Canon 10-18 mm
Canon EF-S 10-18mm f/4.5-5.6 IS STM delivers a high image quality. Do you already have a wide angle lens? Precisely for novice photographers,...
Review Sony FE 55mm F1.8 ZA Carl Zeiss
Personally, I drive a Volkswagen Golf. And if there's a Ferrari Testarossa in front of the door, of course, the question arises of how much fa...
Review Nikon D5300 DSLR + GPS + Wifi
In December 2012, the Nikon D5200 hit the market. However, in October 2013, the Nikon D5300 had already been announced: another 24 megapixel N...
Review Panasonic 12-32mm (m43)
The Panasonic 12-32 mm lens is a super light and spectacularly compact lens with a Micro Four Thirds (MFT) mount. In 35 mm-equivalent (mm @ FF...
Review Olympus 12-40mm f/2.8 Pro M.Zuiko Digital ED (m43)
The Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 12-40 mm f/2.8 PRO lens is the first model from the new, professional M.ZUIKO PRO lenses series from Olympus. T...
Review Panasonic 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 ASPH POWER OIS LUMIX G VARIO & Panasonic GX7 (Micro 43)
We get asked daily for the ideal combination of a compact camera for interchangeable lenses, including a lens with such a big focal length ran...
Review Nikon AF-S DX 18-140 mm f/3.5-5,6 G ED VR (N DX)
Would you like a Nikon camera with interchangeable lenses and yet only one lens on your camera? Choice enough. Since a few weeks ago, you can ad...
Review Sigma 17-70 mm contemporary
The Sigma 17-70 mm C is the first Sigma lens to be released in the Contemporary series ("High performance, yet compact and lightweight, true a...
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