A First Look at the Sony 400mm f/2.8 Lens

A First Look at the Sony 400mm f/2.8 Lens Although the Sony a9 takes direct aim at the flagship bodies of both Canon and Nikon, one of the most prominent issues has been the lack of wide-aperture super-telephoto lenses. The Sony FE 400mm f/2.8 GM OSS directly addresses that need, and this great video offers a first look at it. [ Read More ]

The Fujifilm X100F Is Not yet a Mature Camera

The Fujifilm X100F Is Not yet a Mature Camera With all the excitement in recent weeks about the release of the new Nikon mirrorless camera and its homage to the history of a great camera company, I thought I would take a moment to look back at the evolution of the Fujifilm X100 series into its current form and talk about why it still isn’t truly a mature camera. [ Read More ]

What Will the Nikon Mirrorless Camera Mean?

What Will the Nikon Mirrorless Camera Mean? All I’ll say, is that I owned the original a7 and it kinda sucked. Is Nikon going to get it right the “first” time? Or will next week's supposed announcement of the Z-series cameras begin a long cycle of trying to one up themselves while trying to keep up with the major mirrorless players? [ Read More ]

Nikon 105mm f/1.4 Vs. Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Art: Which Is the Best?

Nikon 105mm f/1.4 Vs. Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Art: Which Is the Best? When it comes to portrait lenses, the Nikon 105mm f/1.4 is possibly one of the best choices. At the time of its release, it was the first of its kind and was met with much praise. Since then, however, Sigma released their own version of this lens and many, including myself, wanted to know which lens is actually better. [ Read More ]

Peak Design Slide Camera Sling Straps (Podcast 629)

Peak Design Slide Strap ContentsI recently bought two Slide straps from Peak Design and thought I’d provide a quick review of these straps today having now used them extensively for the last couple of months.
More and more of my workshop participants have been turning up using the Peak Design Slide camera strap system, so I’d had my eyes on this for a while, and then met a listener earlier this year at Canon’s headquarters, to see my exhibition there, and he had one of these straps on his camera, so I took a good look at it. I was impressed with the flexibility
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Peak Design Slide Straps in Grey and Black
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Peak Design Slide Strap with Anchor Mount
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