DSLR cameras no longer have the market on interchangeable lenses. New mirrorless cameras are becoming available and, because of light size and weight, the new Pentax Q-series has the feel of a point-&-shoot with the optics you’d expect from the much larger DSLR. Pentax Q10 emerges as a continuation and will be an inviting camera for years to come.
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We are always wary of limitations with almost everything we do. Often, we are restrained by the tools we use. The Canon EOS 6D DSLR removes restraints. The lightweight camera, designed for professionals, expresses an ultimate tool for photographers. Canon’s EOS 6D Digital SLR Camera is a versatile mid-range full-frame camera with the durability and performance professionals require and the creative imaging options serious photographers crave.
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Zoom lenses are really incredible. One lens can capture wide-angle pictures for magnificent landscapes and then zoom forward to capture a picture of a bird perched on a branch across a field. The zoom power is based on the wide-angle focal length with multiples to the telephoto focal length. If a camera lens had a [...]
Camera’s seem to have been sidestepped over the past year. More tourists are taking pictures with smartphones and it seems that tablets and smartphones are making headway in replacing cameras. The lead camera manufacturer, Nikon, realizes that cameras still can offer better optics and features. Nikon’s answer is coming soon. Prepare for a 16 megapixel [...]
We all know the standard gifts for Mom on Mother’s Day. Flowers, jewelry, and the like. Moms are sophisticated people that like their tech as much anyone else. So why not do something different this year and get Mom a gift that won’t wither and she’ll be able to use often? I have five surefire [...]
We used it! We reviewed it! Now, you can win it! Panasonic has never been shy about producing excellent electronics no matter what the category. In the field of digital cameras they consistently win award after award. The DMC-FZ150 is no exception to this Panasonic rule. This 12-Megapixel Hybrid Digital Camera is full featured and [...]
When you go seeking gifts for Valentine’s Day the first things that pop up are jewelry, roses, candy, and champagne. Honestly if you’re in a relatively new relationship these things are almost sure fire winners. For those of us that have been in it for the long haul, our significant others probably have enough jewelry [...]
When the Micro Four Thirds cameras first appeared, Panasonic and Olympus stood at the forefront of this emerging technology. As the years passed more manufacturers entered the Micro Four Thirds arena adding new technological advances. Even with all of the competition in the interchangeable lens camera (ILC) field, Panasonic’s initial entry the DMCGF1, endeared itself [...]
There are times when talented photographers, as art purists, don’t want to bring along a 3-pound DSLR when traveling around the world. Since its release, in 2011, the FUJIFILM X100 has gained a following of serious photographers that are attracted to its numerous features, professional qualities, and optic simplicity. At less than one pound, fully [...]