Canon EOS M3 Review & Field Test

  by Jeremy Gray Numerous improvements take the M-series to the next level The Canon EOS M3 finally makes its way to North America After being released in European and Asian markets earlier in the year, the M3 is the first M-series camera since the original to be released in the US. Including the new […]

Sony Alpha A6300 Digital Camera Review

Review by Kyle Looney In 2014, Sony launched what would soon become one of the most successful mirrorless cameras ever sold: the Sony Alpha A6000. The A6000 was built on a simple premise: a compact interchangeable lens camera with big performance and an extremely affordable price tag. In the two years that it has reigned […]

Fujifilm X70 Review

By: Lori Grunin For $700, the photos don’t get much better than the Fujifilm X70 CNET Editors’ Rating The Good Great photo quality for the money and a manual-friendly design are the Fujifilm X70’s high points. The Bad It has slow autofocus and some annoying controls. The Bottom Line It’s not for everyone. But if […]

Canon EOS 80D Review

With Canon EOS 80D, Canon ups its autofocus game After two-plus years, I think I expected a little more from the update to the Canon EOS 70D. The 80D gets a new, moderately higher-resolution version of the company’s Dual Pixel CMOS sensor with a welcome update to its on-sensor autofocus system, plus some feature additions […]

Pentax K-1 Review

Lori Grunin/CNET Pentax K-1 packs a lot into its full-frame debut. Pentax K-1 Rumors have abounded for so long about a full-frame Pentax dSLR — almost 15 years! — that you could be forgiven for considering it the Loch Ness camera. The company says it had to choose a development priority between medium-format and full […]

Nikon D3300 review

Nikon D3300 review CNET Editors’ Rating The Good The Nikon D3300’s photo quality improves on its predecessor, and while it’s not incredibly fast it performs pretty well for its price class. The Bad The feature set remains pretty limited. The Bottom Line Very good photo quality for its class plus decent performance make the Nikon […]

The Best Cameras for Shooting Video

by Lori Grunin Looking for an interchangeable-lens model — dSLR, mirrorless, or something in between — that’s good at both stills and video? Here are our top picks. There are a lot of good reasons to choose a camera over a consumer camcorder for shooting video, including larger sensors, which tend to deliver better tonal […]

How to set up your dSLR for beginners

Just got your hands on your first digital SLR? Here are some tips to help set up your camera for beginner photographers. Rather than snapping photos with your SLR right out of the box, you may want to consider customising some settings to your liking. This will save you time down the track and help […]

Canon EOS Rebel T6i/750D Review

CNET’s Lori Grunin recently reviewed the newest camera in the Canon line. Below is what she found. The Good The T6i performs much better than the models that preceded it and the design remains streamlined and functional. The Bad Image quality and autofocus don’t fare as well as they should in very low light. The […]

Nikon D5500 DX DSLR Touchscreen Camera with WiFi

by SmartReview New for 2015 The mid range Nikon D5500 DX Digital SLR Camera is Nikon’s new DSLR entry for 2015. The D5500 replaces the popular D5300 and has some improved features. The D5500 has an imaging sensor with 24.2 megapixels. The Nikon D5500 camera has Full 1080p HD Cinematic Video with full-time autofocus and […]

Pentax K-3 II Overview

Though it’s not the long-awaited full-frame model everyone expects by the end of this year, Pentax’s update to its top-end prosumer dSLR, the K-3, likely falls within the reach of far more people. The enhancements in the K-3 II are relatively minor, but the 1.5-year-old camera’s specs still stand up surprisingly well against its major […]

Panasonic LUMIX ZS35K Review

Product Review – Panasonic LUMIX ZS35K: The Travel Adventurists 20X Long Zoom Camera The Panasonic LUMIX ZS35K, the Travel Adventurists 20X Long Zoom Camera, is a digital compact camera with a tiltable front-facing flip-up LCD monitor, a 20x optical long zoom and 16-Megapixel High Sensitivity MOS Sensor, with built-in creative filters and Wi-Fi connectivity with […]

PANASONIC LUMIX TS5K-Wi-Fi Enabled Lifestyle Tough Camera

Product Review – PANASONIC LUMIX TS5K The PANASONIC LUMIX TS5K is a Wi-Fi Enabled Lifestyle Tough Camera that features a rugged, waterproof body, built-in creative effects, underwater capture stills and full HD video recording, and Wi-Fi capability with NFC. How Much? The PANASONIC LUMIX TS5K can be purchased here for $359.99 with Free Shipping. Who […]

Panasonic Lumix CM-1

The Panasonic Lumix CM-1 is a communication camera that boasts an ultra-slim design, and operates using the latest Android operating system. It is equipped with a 20-megapixel 1-inch Sensor, a 4.7-inch full HD Touch LCD, and Wi-Fi and NFC capabilities. How Much Is The Panasonic Lumix CM-1? The Panasonic Lumix CM-1 comes with a hefty […]

GoPro HERO4 Black Action Camera #CHDHX-401 SALE

GoPro HERO4 Black Action Camera #CHDHX-401 On Sale for $399  Click Here Description With the ability to capture 4K at 30 fps (4K30), the GoPro HERO4 Black allows you to move beyond HD when recording POV style footage either wearing the camera or mounting it in a number of creative ways. Featuring improved image quality […]

Samsung NX1 Review

B00NFDZRRABy: Lori Grunin The Good The Samsung NX1 is fast, well-designed, weather resistant and feature-packed, and it produces great photos and videos. The Bad There’s no charger included, and USB charging takes longer than we’d like. Plus, it could use tracking autofocus when you’re shooting via the viewfinder. The Bottom Line Fast, sturdy, well-designed and […]

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II camera

Elias Plastiras (PC World) Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II camera targets movie makers Advanced video features and image stabilization lead Olympus to a new audience Olympus has expanded its range of OM-D, Micro Four Thirds-based, interchangeable lens cameras to include the OM-D E-M5 Mark II. It’s a 16-megapixel shooter that takes aim at cinematographers, offering […]

Canon EOS 7D Mark II Dual Pixel CMOS Digital SLR Camera Review (2014 Model)

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Tips on Selecting the Right Camera Body

Find out what factors you should consider when purchasing a new camera body. Entry-Level DSLR: “Entry-level” DSLR’s are intended for beginner photographers trying to learn the basics and casual shooters who want more features, higher quality, and faster performance than what point and shoot cameras can offer. Entry-level camera bodies are generally priced between $400-and […]

Nikon D5200 Review

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Canon EOS Rebel T5i Review

Canon EOS Rebel T5i Overview The Good The Canon EOS Rebel T5i retains the great articulated touch-screen implementation that’s optimized for video, and delivers the same excellent photo quality and solid video as its predecessor. Plus the performance is slightly improved. The Bad The phase-detection autofocus system is feeling its age and competitors have caught […]

Sony Alpha 6000 Review

Lori Grunin/CNET Sony Alpha 6000 mirrorless interchangeable-lens camera almost has it all The Good The Sony Alpha 6000 has seriously fast continuous shooting for the money, and its design improves upon its predecessor’s already excellent one. Plus it’s got an extensive feature set. The Bad The movie record button remains annoying, and while it delivers […]

Nikon D7100 Review

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GoPro Hero 4 Review

By: Grayson Schaffer We tested GoPro’s latest action camera in the waters of New Zealand—and found out that it’s as much of a game changer as the rumors have led you to believe Oh, thank goodness. The embargo has lifted. I’m terrible at keeping secrets. Back in July, I spent a week diving and flying […]

Canon EOS 70D Camera Test

By Philip Ryan Canon’s Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus becomes reality The Canon EOS 70D offers a 20.2MP APS-C-sized CMOS sensor; 7-fps bursts, 1920x1080p30 video capture and a 3-inch, 1.04- million-dot LCD touch screen for $1,349 with an EF-S 18–55mm f/3.5–5.6 IS STM lens. We can’t understate how helpful Canon’s new Dual Pixel CMOS AF is […]

Nikon Nirvana: Which Nikon dSLR? An Overview

Nikon Nirvana: Which Nikon dSLR? Having trouble figuring out which Nikon dSLR is for you? Here’s some advice to help you get started Nikon D3200 Not everyone approaches the dSLR buying decision as a tabula rasa choice. If you’ve already chosen Nikon — whether it’s because you already have some lenses, your friends are enamored […]