Gear Talk

Flash Trigger Range Test

Featured Wednesday, 13 September 2017 14:38

3 options - vastly different costs - with surprising results!

Hasselblad X1D Field Kit - Unboxing

Featured Tuesday, 12 September 2017 14:47

The Field Kit has Just hit the market -

Canon 85mm F1.4L m100 & 3 new tilt shift lenses

Featured Tuesday, 29 August 2017 18:48

Canon just dropped 6 hot new prodcuts.

Nikon D850 vs D810 - My pre-order is in!

Featured Thursday, 24 August 2017 03:54

My Pre-order is IN! New D850 run through - compared to the D810

Sony a9 Field Tested - NOT WHAT I WAS EXPECTING!!

Featured Thursday, 27 July 2017 16:12

Banding, Overheating and dead batteries? Or 1dx & D5 Killer?? The results of this Field Test genuinely surprised me.

Nikon D850 - Finally a D810 replacement

Featured Thursday, 27 July 2017 16:09

Check out the press release and other D850 talk at http://mattgranger.com/d850

The Best 2017 Ultrabook Laptop

Featured Thursday, 27 July 2017 16:08

What laptop do you use??

The ULTIMATE USB-C Hub / Dongle

Featured Thursday, 22 June 2017 01:24

We compare over 20 devices and show you which are fastest & most stable options for mobile and in office use.

2017 MacBook Pro Review - Should You Upgrade?

Featured Sunday, 18 June 2017 01:34

New Kaby Lake processors are here - does it mean much??

Dear Nikon...

Featured Monday, 08 May 2017 15:49

What would YOU like to see from Nikon?

Sony A9 - Is it a true Pro Option??

Featured Wednesday, 26 April 2017 04:51

CRAZY specs, dual cards, bigger batteries - is this everything Sony users have been asking for?

Fuji GFX new lenses and roadmap

Featured Wednesday, 19 April 2017 08:35

GREAT to see Fujifilm being open with customers about the roadmap.

8K - The Future of Video Resolution

Featured Tuesday, 18 April 2017 08:28

8K video is 4 times higher resolution than 4K and 16 times the size of 1080!

Nikon D7500 Preview (Vs D7200 & D500)

Featured Wednesday, 12 April 2017 19:52

WHO IS THIS CAMERA AIMED AT? Maybe VLOGGERS? Hikers wanting the lightest camera possible?

Hand Painted Photography Backdrops

Featured Tuesday, 28 March 2017 20:52

I just set up 3 unique hand painted backdrops from Gravity backdrops in Europe

Eliminating REVERB & ECHO (Echo... echo)

Featured Friday, 24 March 2017 03:45

Echo and Reverb are a BIG PAIN for filming. Today we overhaul the studio with some pretty cool acoustic panels to up our video and audio game!

Stylish Camera Messenger Bag - Buying Guide

Featured Thursday, 23 March 2017 03:55

Blackforest vs Artisan & Artist vs Lowepro... what should you be looking for?

FX vs DX - $6500 vs $2000 - the results are impressive!

Tamron 70-200 G2 - Bokeh & Close Focus test

Featured Tuesday, 21 February 2017 22:01

The New Tamron vs the Nikon 70-200mm and the 200mm F2!

Tamron G2 70-200mm f2.8 SP - HANDS ON

Featured Friday, 17 February 2017 00:30

Hands on with the new Tamron 70-200mm - includes loads of sample images.

Sony just announced a new 100mm f/2.8 STF GM OSS that is $1500 and T5.6!! & a 85mm f/1.8 that looks like a bargain!

Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 G2 - half price of the Nikkor!

Featured Tuesday, 07 February 2017 03:10

At $1299, this is LESS THAN 50% of the price of the new Nikkor 70-200mm.

Whether you are shooting surfers, wildlife or spy photography, 1200mm opens up loads of possibilities.

Zooms VS Primes - the real trade off

Featured Wednesday, 11 January 2017 17:58

Do you shoot primes or zooms? What is your favourite lens? 

The BEST Nikon Portrait Lens - ULTIMATE SHOOTOUT

Featured Thursday, 29 December 2016 06:07

These are the SUPERSTAR lenses of the portrait world - from 50mm f1.2 to 85mm Otus to 200mm f2.0. Check it out!

2016 RECAP + Free downloads & Holiday Sale!!

Featured Thursday, 22 December 2016 23:52

Review GIVEAWAYS and sale

What is a 'standard lens'? Is it 50mm? Is it 35mm? Is it somewhere in between? And why would Tamron make a 35mm and a 45mm lens when they are only 10mm apart?

What is a Rectilinear Lens? (Lens distortion explained)

Featured Saturday, 26 November 2016 10:42

In this video I explain the main forms of distortion and why true rectilinear lenses are so damn big and expensive!

Real FIELD TESTED Review - Portraits, landscape, sports, street & more.

NEW Nikon 70-200mm f2.8E FL ED VR

Featured Wednesday, 19 October 2016 15:26

Just announced - check it out.

Samyang Xeen Cine lenses

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 06:24

7 pieces in the new collection - let's take a look

Sandisk 1tb SD Cards

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 06:22

Progress marches on.

Sigma 500mm f4.0 Sport lens

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 06:22

Live from the floor of Photokina - with sample images

Zeiss Loxia 85mm vs 85mm Batis

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 06:20

Two Zeiss 85mm lenses for Sony full frame compared - includes some sample images

Great to see some new lenses from Tokina

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 06:19

Great to see some new lenses from Tokina

Manfrotto - Whats new at Photokina 2016

Featured Friday, 23 September 2016 05:23

Hands on with the Hasselblad X1D mirrorless

Featured Wednesday, 21 September 2016 20:17

sweet... I wish.

Tamron 150-600 & new teleconvertors

Featured Wednesday, 21 September 2016 20:17

A great improvement over generation 1 - which I already own and like.

Nikon 105mm f1.4 - Hands on at Photokina

Featured Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:20

It is huge and expensive. It is also SUPER sharp with creamy bokeh. This is so nice... I think I will buy one!

OMD E M1 MkII

Featured Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:13

OMG it's the OMD too! Sorry this video kind of sucks... we were told we had maximum 10 minutes with the camera... 8 minutes after we started - midway through filming.

Zeiss Milvus - 15mm, 18mm and 135mm

Featured Wednesday, 21 September 2016 17:12

Introduction to these new milvus beauties.

Sigma 85mm Art Hands on + Sample images

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 18:11

This lens is going to be verrrry popular.  Check out the samples

Tokina 20mm f2 FiRIN Lens

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 18:10

New 20mm lens for Sony E Mount cameras.

Hands on with the Sony A99ii

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 18:08

Speed demon in a tiny body.

GoPro Karma - Collapsible Drone Hands On

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 18:03

Collapsible 4k drone.

Sigma 12-24mm f4 ART - Hands on + sample images

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 18:01

Beast of a lens - with some serious distortion!

Tokina 20mm f2 FiRIN Lens

Tuesday, 20 September 2016 17:45

New 20mm lens for Sony E Mount cameras.

Sony 50mm f2.8 Macro - E Mount

Featured Tuesday, 20 September 2016 17:29

First native 50mm macro for Sony A7 series.

Nikon Photokina Press Conference - KeyMission

Monday, 19 September 2016 20:35

3 new KeyMission action cams.

Remember Sony A mount?? Turns out it hasn't been abandoned after all! Here is the full Press Conference from Photokina.

Fuji GFX - New Medium Format Mirrorless

Featured Monday, 19 September 2016 19:26

51.4 megapixel medium format mirrorless camera

Canon 5D Mark IV testing - 4k, ISO, Dynamic range & more

Featured Friday, 16 September 2016 13:27

Hands on review of the new 5D Mark IV

Samyang Premium 85mm f1.2 and 14mm f2.4

Featured Thursday, 15 September 2016 06:25

Sweet new lenses from Samyang

Nikon D820 - What I want from a D810 Replacement

Featured Wednesday, 14 September 2016 09:47

The D810 replacement will be with us soon - here is my wishlist of improvements.

My new Travel Tripod - Manfrotto BeFree Live

Featured Sunday, 11 September 2016 11:09

A few weeks travelling in Bhutan with this new video tripod. What do you think of the results?

Nikon D3400 announced (& 70-300mm AFP lenses)

Featured Wednesday, 17 August 2016 07:20

The D3400 is the new entry level DSLR offering from Nikon, replacing the D3300 - so what's new??

Is the Nikon 58mm f1.4 worth $1600?

Featured Monday, 01 August 2016 21:17

Triple the price of the 50mm 1.4G?

Nikon 105mm f/1.4E - worlds fastest 105mm AF lens

Featured Sunday, 31 July 2016 08:54

Nikon have just announced the worlds fastest autofocus 105mm lens. It looks good, but I foresee a few problems - let's talk it through.

Nikon 400mm f2.8 FL - Review and Comparisons

Featured Sunday, 31 July 2016 08:53

BEAST!!!

D5 vs 1DXmkii - High ISO and shadow recovery

Featured Sunday, 31 July 2016 08:52

Full res sample images http://bit.ly/D5vs1DXii-images

Hasselblad X1D-50C Mirrorless - A game changer??

Featured Thursday, 23 June 2016 01:39

The future? Or still over priced and pointless?

How to get the best results using long lenses for travel photography

Photo storage and back up - Ultimate Studio set up

Featured Thursday, 16 June 2016 01:20

2.5tb of data in a month... it is a lot to process - LITERALLY!

Nikon D500 - Field Tested Review

Featured Sunday, 12 June 2016 10:33

Join us as we put the new flagship crop camera through it's paces in the field - birding, sports and outdoor portraiture.

Travel Photography - Backup & Work Flow

Featured Wednesday, 01 June 2016 00:57

My top travel tips.

How to take SHARP Portraits (Tamron 85mm VC)

Featured Wednesday, 01 June 2016 00:54

Gear, settings and technique to get the sharpest portraits

Nikon D5 - Field Tested Review

Featured Monday, 02 May 2016 11:39

With close to 10,000 shots taken in REAL challenging situations - this is a FIELD TESTED REVIEW.

Why I bought the Nikon D5 (& UNBOXING & RAW files)

Featured Wednesday, 06 April 2016 11:12

Unboxing and sample images

Last Chance to SAVE 50%

Featured Friday, 25 March 2016 22:03

Last chance! All of my video courses on 50% sale for March 2016 only.

Fujifilm X-Pro2 vs X-T1 - testing & sample images

Featured Monday, 21 March 2016 12:24

Impressive camera. Check it out

Why I am dropping Sony E Mount from my PRO kit

Featured Monday, 14 March 2016 11:04

It all comes down to SERVICE.

Tamron 85mm F1.8 VC - Hands on preview

Featured Sunday, 28 February 2016 00:35

Check out this bad boy - VC handholding down to 1/8th a second!

Sony 85mm G Master vs Zeiss Batis

Featured Saturday, 27 February 2016 03:38

Two outstanding 85mm options for your Sony full frame mirrorless.

Sigma 50-100mm f1.8 ART - Hands on Overview

Featured Saturday, 27 February 2016 00:50

New superfast zoom for the art series.

Canon 1Dxii Hands On Overview - VS Nikon D5 + D4

Featured Saturday, 27 February 2016 00:49

The new king of speed.

Tamron SP 90mm MACRO f2.8 Di VC USD

Featured Friday, 26 February 2016 11:36

Handling, focus, VC testing and image samples.

Sony G MASTER 24-70 hands on review with TEST IMAGES

Featured Friday, 26 February 2016 11:33

Check out the sample images

Sony G MASTER 70-200 f2.8 - HANDS ON

Featured Friday, 26 February 2016 11:32

G Master is here... almost

Nikon Premium Compact DL 18-50 f1.8-2.8 HANDS ON

Featured Friday, 26 February 2016 11:32

F1.8 to f2.8?? Sounds pretty sweet!

Are Compact Cameras DEAD? (Nikon DL)

Featured Tuesday, 23 February 2016 11:04

3 new premium compacts... is there a market for them?

Sigma 50-100mm f1.8 ART - Preview

Featured Tuesday, 23 February 2016 11:03

Hotly anticipated super fast zoom lens from Sigma.

Tamron 85mm VC and 90mm Macro - PREVIEW

Featured Tuesday, 23 February 2016 01:21

Two sweet new lenses from Tamron

Pentax Full Frame - FIRST LOOK - K-1 & 15-30mm f2.8

Featured Thursday, 18 February 2016 02:44

How does it compare to the Nikon, Canon and Sony options??

How do these 3 premium telephoto lenses compare once you add a teleconvertor into the mix??

Is Sony Finally a Pro option? (G MASTER Lenses)

Featured Wednesday, 03 February 2016 23:35

Just announced a 24-70 f2.8 and 70-200 f2.8 as well as an 85mm f1.4. And a new a6300 APSC camera.

Canon 1DX Mark II vs Nikon D5 - Preview

Featured Tuesday, 02 February 2016 06:21

The Canon EOS-1DX Mark II & how it compares to the Nikon D5 - and why I think Nikon will revise the D5 price and specs before launch.

How to use Medium Format Lenses on your digital camera

Featured Monday, 01 February 2016 20:37

Don't let your old lenses gather dust!

Nikon 200mm F2 - Unboxing

Featured Monday, 25 January 2016 15:15

The newest member of the team

Filming NYC with Samyang Cine lenses – 21mm and 50mm

Featured Friday, 15 January 2016 23:40

2 manual cine lenses and the a6000 make for a great compact travel video set up.

Nikon D5 - Surprise Spec Fail (Potential Deal Breaker?)

Featured Friday, 15 January 2016 03:15

Delving deep into the spec sheet reveals a very surprising limitation on the video functionality of this camera!

D500 hands on - worlds best APSC Camera?

Featured Friday, 15 January 2016 03:14

Check out all the news at http://mattgranger.com/d500

Worlds best sports camera?

Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 VS 200mm f2 Prime

Featured Friday, 15 January 2016 02:50

Lets see how they perform side by side.

Zeiss 135mm f2 APO - As good as OTUS?

Featured Monday, 21 December 2015 21:07

At less than half the price of an Otus lens, how close is the 135 APO image quality??

TOG LIFE - New series coming soon

Featured Wednesday, 25 November 2015 19:50

New show, starts next week.

Sony Uncompressed RAW & the A7RII buffer Problem

Featured Wednesday, 18 November 2015 20:34

14 bit uncompressed RAW is here... and it totally kills the buffer!

Nikon D5 Announcement

Featured Wednesday, 18 November 2015 05:09

Well, kind of an announcement.... more of a placeholder

How to use a Tilt Shift Lens

Featured Monday, 16 November 2015 23:11

There is more to Tilt Shift lenses than you may realise.

Prime Lens Buying Guide

Featured Thursday, 29 October 2015 14:21

Looking to buy a prime? Make sure you get the RIGHT one with this 3 step buying guide.

Is the A7RII Really a PRO camera?

Featured Monday, 26 October 2015 15:14

Three A7R2s went with us to Mongolia... only 2 survived.

Nikon 24-70mm VR - First look

Featured Sunday, 25 October 2015 15:03

Very annoying to not be able to take any sample images with it - maybe the staff were tired of being asked, but I found both I spoke with rude and unhelpful... pity, this looks like a fantastic lens.

Tamron 35mm and 45mm Primes - First look & VC Test

Featured Sunday, 25 October 2015 15:03

New for Tamron - their first ever primes - both f1.8 and both with VC, I am sure these will interest some folks. Here I have a hands on test and check out the VC capabilities of them versus the 24-70mm VC from 2014.

Sony A7Rii field tested review (vs Nikon D810)

Featured Friday, 18 September 2015 01:45

A few weeks in the field, thousands of frames - here are my thoughts.

QNAP TVS-871T - Faster than SSD!

Featured Tuesday, 01 September 2015 11:17

Filled with NAS HDD's, this thing flies - fastest realistic storage option I EVER tested!

Professional Nikon & Sony Kit - Whats in my bag

Featured Monday, 31 August 2015 02:41

My biggest packing video ever!

Flash Sync Speed & High Speed Sync explained

Featured Wednesday, 26 August 2015 12:16

Understand what is happening inside your camera - what is sync speed?

World's first look at the Commlite Nikon to Sony AF Adapter.

Mirrorless vs DSLR - what's the real issue?

Featured Monday, 24 August 2015 22:06

Few issues get people as upset as this one - is mirrorless the future?

Sony Distagon T* FE 35mm f1.4 Vs ZEISS f1.4

Featured Tuesday, 18 August 2015 22:56

Looking for a fast premium 35mm for your FE Sony??

Sony A7RII - 10 minute review

Featured Thursday, 13 August 2015 21:11

ISO, Detail, Stabilisation, battery life, 4k Video... all the top line tests to see if this camera suits YOUR needs.

Metabones Speedbooster Review

Featured Monday, 03 August 2015 13:27

Extra light? Less DOF? Better optical performance!?! Sounds too good to be true.

Sony FE 70-200 f4 - Photoshoot REVIEW

Featured Monday, 27 July 2015 06:09

$1500 for an f4 native zoom... worth the investment?

QNAP TS453-mini 4 bay NAS

Featured Monday, 13 July 2015 22:39

Set up and overview of the new TS 453 mini

85mm Otus vs Batis - Zeiss showdown

Featured Monday, 13 July 2015 07:44

Two premium 85mm lenses from Zeiss, head to head on the Sony A7II body.

What is the fastest and most stable portable storage option??

Sony In Body Image Stabilisation test (IBIS)

Featured Monday, 06 July 2015 14:02

How does the latest generation IBIS compare to in lens stabilisation, or no stabilisation at all?

UV Filters - A Waste of Time & Money

Featured Wednesday, 01 July 2015 12:04

Based on my experience,  for 99% of people, and in 99% of situation, UV Filters are a total waste of money.

My Sony Mirrorless experience

Featured Monday, 29 June 2015 12:13

After testing the A7R and A7S extensively, here are my thoughts.

The truth about DXO Camera sensor ratings

Featured Wednesday, 24 June 2015 13:03

So a Nikon D5200 scores higher than a Phase one P45 or a Canon 1Dx?? Whats the real story here?

Zeiss Batis 85mm f1.8

Featured Monday, 15 June 2015 11:51

Full Frame, weather sealed, with image stabilisation and this nifty OLED that shows your depth of field scale.... But it is 'only' a f1.8 and costs $1200. Is it worth it?

Artisan & Artist DCAM 7000 Bag Review

Featured Thursday, 04 June 2015 22:19

A great bag, with a big catch.

Travel Kit - What's In My Bag

Featured Monday, 18 May 2015 12:28

Check out my DSLR FREE travel kit.

How I killed my Nikon D810

Featured Monday, 11 May 2015 22:06

Damn it... not again.

Buying my Hasselblad 503CW

Featured Tuesday, 28 April 2015 03:38

The newest addition to my gear bag.

Post Op Medical Update

Featured Friday, 24 April 2015 12:52

The operation went well it seems.

Medical Leave - See you in a month!

Featured Sunday, 12 April 2015 00:43

Thank you for the support and messages of good luck - I sincerely appreciate it.

An hour long Q&A of your questions.

Photography Buying Guide - what should you get next?

Featured Wednesday, 01 April 2015 01:07

Cameras, lenses, bags, accessories - there are SO many options. How do you know what you should buy?

Lowepro SlingShot 302 - hands on review

Featured Thursday, 26 March 2015 20:31

My first ever video...

It's time to start shooting 4K video - Here's Why

Featured Monday, 09 March 2015 12:09

What do you think?

Nikon D7200 Preview

Featured Monday, 02 March 2015 07:59

Nikon calls it "Our most advanced DX-format DSLR" - But is it any good?

Hasselblad CFV-50c - Testing, Review, Dynamic Range & ISO

Featured Monday, 23 February 2015 21:55

50mp CMOS - not its not the Canon 5DS - this is the Hasselblad implementation of the new medium format chip that hit the market in 2014. Check it out!

Sigma 24mm Art - Hands on & image tests

Featured Friday, 13 February 2015 00:46

Full hands on testing and download full res images

Canon 5Ds & 11-24mm f4 - Hands on & image review

Featured Thursday, 12 February 2015 09:48

Hands on testing with Canon's new flagship camera and lens

Tokyo used camera shopping guide - Ginza

Wednesday, 11 February 2015 14:04

Find your next dream camera in Ginza!

Canon 5DS & 5DS-R - pointless or outstanding?

Featured Saturday, 07 February 2015 04:40

Photography is a passionate, personal and professional endeavour. Don't be boxed in by what others are saying - look at the features and performance and decide if it suits YOUR needs.

Canon EOS 5DS and 5DS R are now official!

Featured Friday, 06 February 2015 04:06

No longer a rumour - these two are now up for pre-order!

Tamron 15-30mm VC FULL REVIEW - vs Nikon 14-24mm

Featured Monday, 02 February 2015 08:46

Wow - this thing shocked me - especially when compared to the legendary Nikon 14-24!

Nikon - Pure Photography #6

Wednesday, 28 January 2015 06:40

Announcing the Nikon Df - a revolutionary fusion of timeless quality and modern technology.

D7100 vs 70D - Canikon showdown

Featured Monday, 26 January 2015 21:05

Which speedy crop camera is best?

Nikon 14-24mm vs Zeiss 15mm - 2.8 Showdown

Featured Wednesday, 21 January 2015 21:07

Two ultra premium, Ultra wide angle lenses - head to head.

Nikon 300mm F4 - Hands on & image samples

Featured Wednesday, 07 January 2015 22:42

$2,000 for a 300mm f4 prime? A great deal, or over priced??

3 new products just announced - full info here.

Genelec 8040b monitor speakers - unbox and set up

Featured Tuesday, 09 December 2014 08:07

Top of the line audio montiors for video work.

What is the Fastest Lens POSSIBLE?

Featured Monday, 17 November 2014 19:51

How do they get past f1.0?

Used lens buying advice

Featured Thursday, 06 November 2014 23:24

What are the 6 things you should check to ensure the lens is in good condition?

Sony A77ii embarrasses the Canon 7D Mark II

Featured Thursday, 06 November 2014 00:56

The Sony A77 mark 2 decimates the Canon 7D mark 2 on DXO Mark

Wide angle vs Telephoto Depth of Field

Featured Wednesday, 05 November 2014 07:55

Wide angle does NOT necessarily mean bigger DOF and a lack of Bokeh!

My First YouTube Video - Lowepro SlingShot 302 review

Featured Friday, 24 October 2014 03:43

That Former Nikon Guy (Matt Granger) reviews the Lowepro SlingShot 302 AW backpack.

Best Portrait lens? 85mm vs 70-200mm

Featured Thursday, 09 October 2014 11:22

What should you buy? Which is best for portraiture?

 

Olympus OMD-EM1, Fuji X-T1, Sony A7R, Panasonic GH4, Leica M240 - what is best for you?

Best voice over microphone - Rode Mic options compared.

Featured Monday, 29 September 2014 21:36

 

In camera vs laptop vs Rode smartLav+ vs NT-USB vs Podcaster vs Procaster vs Broadcaster.

Leica M240 Review - Mirrorless on Staten Island

Featured Wednesday, 24 September 2014 20:34

 

Is the M240 really a Mirrorless? Is Staten Island really NYC?

Red Epic DRAGON - 6K video camera

Featured Tuesday, 23 September 2014 06:22

 

100fps 6k video... insane!

Saumsung NX1 - 4K video and 15fps!

Featured Sunday, 21 September 2014 07:22

 

Hands on with an early prototype

Lens Design 101: Interview with a Zeiss Master

Featured Saturday, 20 September 2014 19:34

 I sat down with Dr Hubert Nasse to talk about lens design & optical technology.

Future of the Sony A Mount

Featured Thursday, 18 September 2014 13:40

 

With the popularity of the E mount - does the A have a future at all?

Sony a7r Review - Mirrorless in Queens NYC

Featured Thursday, 18 September 2014 07:25

Manfrotto PL220 backpack (RIP KATA)

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 15:02

 

RIP my beloved Kata, long live the Manfrotto!

Leica M60, MP and MA

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 12:49

Olympus 40-150mm f2.8 and Silver EM1

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 06:50

 

Shame we could get test images - looks pretty interesting.

Panasonic LX100 review - sample photos and video

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 06:42

 

4k at under $1000 - this is a great development.

Panasonic CM1 Android Camera Phone

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 06:39

With a 1 inch sensor this thing means business!

Canon 7DII - hands on review and sample images

Featured Wednesday, 17 September 2014 06:37

Incudes high iso and hig hres images.

Nikon 20mm f1.8G review with sample images

Featured Tuesday, 16 September 2014 19:06

 

More fun from the floor at Photokina 2014

Canon G7X review & Sample images

Featured Tuesday, 16 September 2014 15:39

Olympus OMD EM1 Review - Mirrorless in The Bronx

Featured Wednesday, 10 September 2014 23:00

Episode 3 in Brooklyn - I mean The Bronx!

Zeiss OTUS 85mm - worlds best lens?

Featured Tuesday, 09 September 2014 09:02

 

4 months, 8 countries and thousands of frames - here are my thoughts.

Zeiss Otus 85mm Announced!

Featured Monday, 08 September 2014 07:44

The amazing 55mm now has a big brother!

Pentax 645z - detailed review

Featured Sunday, 07 September 2014 12:08

 

Includes 100% crops, High ISO tests, and image comparison to D800e.

Panasonic GH4 review - Mirrorless in Manhattan

Featured Wednesday, 03 September 2014 22:00

 

Shooting, food, filming, food, seeing the hotspots, meeting cool locals, and more food with the GH4

IOSafe Torture Testing - Water & Fire & Guns

Featured Sunday, 31 August 2014 13:28

 

Let's do this!

Fuji X-T1 Review - Mirrorless in Brooklyn NYC

Featured Wednesday, 27 August 2014 21:18

 

Part one of a 6 part series comparing the X-T1, the Olympus OMD EM1, Sony A7R, Panasonic GH4 and Leica M240.

Why I sold my Canon 1DX

Featured Monday, 25 August 2014 21:43

 

After owning it for 13 months I have decided to sell it off. Here is why.

Top 5 Mirrorless Cameras - COMING SOON

Featured Wednesday, 20 August 2014 21:41

COMING SOON! Small cameras in the Big Apple

Photokina 2014

Featured Saturday, 02 August 2014 04:50

 

Only 6 weeks away - this is going to be big!

Eizo CG277 Unboxing, set up and Calibration

Featured Tuesday, 22 July 2014 00:58

 

Arguably the best, most colour accurate monitor on the market.

The best thing about Mirrorless

Featured Monday, 14 July 2014 23:32

 

For me it goes beyond portability - it's all about the FLANGE!

Cactus V6 & RF60 demo & testing

Featured Monday, 07 July 2014 21:23

 

Testing the new V6 to control Canon, Nikon and Cactus branded flashes all at once.

Nikon D810 & Soft Shutter Release AR-11

Featured Thursday, 26 June 2014 05:16

New announcements from Nikon.

Sigma 50mm Art - Best 50mm AF?

Featured Thursday, 12 June 2014 14:22

 

Following the 35mm success, there are a lot of HIGH HOPES for this lens.

Cactus V6 & RF60 unbox & intro

Featured Friday, 23 May 2014 21:13

Take 2 - check out these new wireless devices from Cactus - they introduce some cutting edge features, and still at a really competitive price.

Mitakon 35mm f0.95 - Fuji X Mount

Featured Thursday, 15 May 2014 20:54

 

Hands on with sample stills and video footage from this hyper prime lens.

ZEISS OTUS 55MM F1.4 T* COMPLETE REVIEW

Featured Tuesday, 01 April 2014 21:06

http://www.mattgranger.com/otus55mm

Canon release a monochrome camera with NIKON F Mount??

Featured Tuesday, 25 March 2014 02:47

The CANIKON Is finally here! Yep, you heard it right. A 15mp monochrome with a Nikon F mount.

Tamron 150-600mm f5-6.3 - Complete Review

Featured Monday, 17 March 2014 21:38

 

Outdoor sports (& bird) test with the lens, as well as 100% crops and studio tests.

Nikon Df - 3 Month Owners review

Featured Saturday, 15 March 2014 18:15

 

I have owned a Df for 3 months. Here I share honestly how it has been, what I think of it, and I put a case for and against it.

Nikon 1 V3 with 20fps! & two new lenses

Thursday, 13 March 2014 05:19

Nikon have just announced yet another 1 series camera... think this will be a hit?

D4s image quality - ISO still short of the Df!

Featured Wednesday, 12 March 2014 03:15

The D4s has just been tested, with surprising results.

Nikon 58mm f/1.4G PREMIUM lens - Review

Featured Tuesday, 11 March 2014 02:34

 

More than triple the price of the 50mm f1.4G, and almost the same as the OUTSTANDING 85mm f1.4G - how does the 58mm really perform?

Worlds best standard prime lenses - head to head!

Featured Saturday, 01 March 2014 23:38

Some of the worlds most desirable standard prime lenses put head to head.

Panasonic GH4 - the 4K revolution is here

Featured Saturday, 01 March 2014 22:10

 

How does the GH4 stack up against the GH3?

Panasonic Leica DG Nocticron 42.5mm f/1.2 ASPH

Featured Friday, 28 February 2014 10:30

Hands on with the new Leica/Panasonic monster prime.

Zeiss Otus 55mm f1.4 - WORLDS BEST LENS???

Featured Wednesday, 26 February 2014 18:33

 

Zeiss claim it is "the absolute best lens in the world today" - here we show 100% image crops,

Nikon D4s - Quick Look

Featured Tuesday, 25 February 2014 07:23

 

Specs just released - new sensor, crazy ISO & More - let's take a look.

Sigma DP2 Quattro - Hands on

Featured Tuesday, 25 February 2014 00:04

 

What do you reckon??

Photographers - STOP Giving your work away!

Featured Monday, 24 February 2014 20:43

 

Giving away your work for others to profit from is stupid and damaging to the industry!

Tamron 150-600mm F5-6.3 Di VC USD

Featured Thursday, 20 February 2014 22:32

Monster zoom lens from Tamron - How is the image quality and VC?

50mm f1.0 vs 1.2 - Bokeh SHOWDOWN!

Featured Wednesday, 19 February 2014 11:06

Nikon 50mm f1.2 AIS vs Canon 50mm EF 1.2L & 1.0L lenses!

Fujifilm X-T1

Featured Friday, 14 February 2014 13:24

The BEST X Camera Ever. It may be the one that makes me consider Mirrorless!

50mm F1.4 DG HSM | ART

Featured Friday, 14 February 2014 11:07

From CP Plus in Yokohama

85mm showdown - Sigma vs Canon vs Nikon

Featured Monday, 03 February 2014 12:39

 

85mm showdown - Sigma 1.4 vs Canon 1.2L ii vs Nikon 1.4G. Let's do this.

Panasonic GH 4

Featured Monday, 03 February 2014 12:32

 

Amazing camera, updated with higher specs and 4K video.

Canon 50mm f1.0 - Bokeh Porn

Featured Sunday, 02 February 2014 22:44

 

Testing the legendary Canon 50mm f1.0 EFS Lens - BOKEH PORN!

10 Best Film Cameras

Featured Monday, 27 January 2014 21:21

The 10 best & most important film cameras - EVER!

Elinchrom Quadra Hybrid RX - A

Featured Wednesday, 01 January 2014 21:14

Unboxing, set up and explanation

Video editing & Computer discussion with Dave Dugdale

Featured Friday, 27 December 2013 23:33

I recently had a chat with Dave Dugdale from http://learningdslrvideo.com about video editing software and hardware options.

The best and worst of 2013

Featured Tuesday, 24 December 2013 00:42

What was the best mirrorless? Best lens? Most over rated? Ugliest and dumbest products?

Mac Pro - Pricing & Upgrades

Featured Friday, 20 December 2013 08:56

What do you think? What could you build for this kind of money??

Holiday Gift Buying Guide

Featured Wednesday, 11 December 2013 22:29

What to get for photographers AND their partners!

Gear Upgrade & Buying Advice

Featured Tuesday, 10 December 2013 21:17

Get & share gear advice at the Community Forum here - http://bit.ly/GearAdvice

DJI Phantom Quadcopter - Setup & Review

Featured Monday, 09 December 2013 23:18

DJI Quadcopter with GoPro video camera - simple aerial footage set up.

Calibrate your Lens & Camera for Perfect Focus

Featured Thursday, 05 December 2013 23:42

How to get razor sharp focus from your gear.

Nikon Df Hands On review

Featured Thursday, 05 December 2013 23:39

Pure Photography, or Pure Rubbish?

Rokinon 85mm F1.4 - Complete Review

Featured Saturday, 23 November 2013 18:49

At under $300 the Rokinon with focus confirm seems like a bargain - but is it too good to be true?

Buy local vs grey market?

Featured Saturday, 23 November 2013 18:44

What do you think? Here i share my thoughts and experiences of buying electronics locally and from Grey market sellers.

Nikon Df - Digital Fusion - PREVIEW

Featured Saturday, 23 November 2013 18:43

Full discussion on specs, features, pricing & alternatives. Please share your thoughts.

Nikon D4 vs Canon 1Dx

Featured Saturday, 23 November 2013 18:41

GYGO review - this is not based on specs, or even pixel peeping - this is based on months of testing and thousands of images.

NEW Fuji 16-50mm f3.5-5.6 vs 18-55mm f2.8-4

Friday, 04 October 2013 03:14

Full testing and image quality comparison to the premium 18-55mm f2.8 to f4.

Fuji X-A1 - Full review & samples & 100% crops

Featured Friday, 04 October 2013 03:13

In Singapore testing out the brand new Fuji X-A1 - new entry level Mirrorless from Fujifilm.

Olympus OMD E-M1 hands on & sample images

Featured Friday, 04 October 2013 03:09

Includes 100% crops and sample video. This is an express hands on - I am hoping to do extensive testing in the next few weeks - including taking it to Singapore to shoot with.

iPhone 5 S & C Keynote (Parody)

Featured Friday, 04 October 2013 03:04

OMGOMGOMG - finally an update. These are real game changers, they up the ante and bring mobile communication to a whole new level of refinement...

Best focal length for PORTRAITS (FX & DX)

Featured Tuesday, 03 September 2013 11:50

What is the best focal length to take portraits for FULL FRAME and CROP cameras? 85mm? 105mm?

Teleconverters - pros, cons & alternatives

Featured Tuesday, 03 September 2013 11:48

Include 100% crops, image comparisons and discussion of the alternatives.

Shirts on Sale!

Featured Monday, 26 August 2013 04:11

BEST 70-200mm f2.8 lens

Featured Friday, 23 August 2013 12:16

Includes full comparison and star ratings. Tamron, Nikon & Canon.

I get a LOT of questions about this jacket - you can find it at any Manfrotto dealer.

Speedlights vs Studio Strobes

Featured Wednesday, 21 August 2013 02:58

Power, recycle time and versatility. Here I compare YN560 flashes and Elinchrom D-Lite 400s.

Rechargable Battery & Charger - Buying Guide

Wednesday, 21 August 2013 02:56

What are the best rechargables? What are the options? And best quality/speed chargers? Check it out.

Tamron vs Canon vs Nikon - including 100% crops and samples from Miss Pole Dance Australia 2013.

Stabilisation & Autofocus - 70-200 Showdown pt2

Featured Wednesday, 31 July 2013 00:02

Which stabilisation is most effective? Which focuses best? Is original Nikon/Canon superior to third party Tamron??

Sigma 35mm F1.4 - is it really ALL THAT?

Featured Wednesday, 24 July 2013 23:27

Amazing reviews and worldwide waiting lists - is the hype justified?

70-200 Showdown pt1 - Tamron vs Canon vs Nikon

Featured Wednesday, 24 July 2013 23:25

Part 1 of a complete showdown of the stabilised Canon, Nikon & Tamron 70-200mm f2.8 lenses.

Light stand buying guide

Wednesday, 24 July 2013 23:24

What to look for when buying a light stand.

Umbrella buying guide

Wednesday, 24 July 2013 23:22

What to look for in a photographic umbrella. Which parts break? What size is best? What I use.

Best Portrait lens? 85mm vs 70-200mm

Featured Wednesday, 24 July 2013 23:19

What should you buy? Which is best for portraiture? If you own a 70-200mm, is it worth getting an 85mm f1.4 or 1.2 prime? Is there much difference in BOKEH?

85mm Focus speed SHOOT OUT

Featured Thursday, 04 July 2013 05:38

Canon f1.2L vs Nikon 1.4G - is there really a difference in focus speed? Let's find out with some gunslinging style shoot outs!

Reflector buying guide

Featured Wednesday, 03 July 2013 22:55

What to look for when buying a photographic reflector.

Lensporn - unboxing the Canon 85mm F1.2

Featured Thursday, 27 June 2013 00:14

Adults only. Few things get the blood pumping like truly fast glass. Here I unbox the Canon 85mm f1.2L.

ThatNikonGuy buying a Canon?!

Featured Thursday, 20 June 2013 23:34

What is going on? 

My D4 on Ebay here: http://bit.ly/TNG-D4 (Will post almost anywhere worldwide)

Unboxing my D4 replacement - the Canon 1DX

Featured Monday, 24 June 2013 22:52

I am selling my D4 here: http://bit.ly/TNG-D4

F Stops vs T Stops - what is the difference?

Featured Monday, 24 June 2013 22:51

Yourf2.8 lens does not deliver 100% of the light to your sensor... that is where the T Stop comes in.

D800 Battery Grip - Vello BG-N7

Featured Saturday, 15 June 2013 11:36

http://bit.ly/VelloBGN7 - 25% the cost of MBD12.

Fuji X100S vs Original X100

Featured Saturday, 15 June 2013 11:28

A classic versus its replacement... Can it be THAT much better?? Should you upgrade?

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Switching Camera Brands

Featured Wednesday, 22 May 2013 17:03

Canon to Nikon - Nikon to Sony etc - is it a viable option? have you considered it?

Nikon 32mm f1.2 Prime

Featured Tuesday, 14 May 2013 14:42

This CX format lens is designed for the Nikon 1 series - will have an effective field of view of 86mm.

Olympus E-P5 announced - OMD Killer?

Featured Tuesday, 14 May 2013 14:39

Who would buy an OMD now that the E-P5 is announced?

D7100 Quick Set up Quick & full overview

Featured Monday, 06 May 2013 22:06

This video explains what every button and key mention function does. Set up your D7100 with ease, and get your gear out and start shooting!

 

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Nikon D7100 is best value Nikon DSLR

Featured Sunday, 05 May 2013 21:49

In this review I present full images and crops, run through the new features and explain why I think it is the best serious DSLR in terms of value (and specs) in the Nikon DSLR range.

HyperJuice Mini 7200mAh External Battery

Featured Friday, 03 May 2013 05:10

Charge 2 USB devices at the same time - recharge an iPhone up to 8 times!

Fuji XE-1 & 18-55mm f2.8-f4 lens

Featured Friday, 03 May 2013 05:08

See the 'Lace' photoshoot I did with Tina Yong using this camera here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=liJpxLOgPYc

Wacom Cintiq 24 inch interactive display

Featured Friday, 03 May 2013 04:49

Amazing all in one tablet, display and input device - perfect for editing my book - http://bit.ly/Privatebodies

UV Filter - Torture testing

Featured Monday, 29 April 2013 11:50

Crappy filters ruin images and deserve to die. Here I scratch and smash test some filters to talk about their value optically, and as lens 'protection'.

Ricoh GR - APS-C sensor compact

Featured Sunday, 21 April 2013 09:44

Smallest APS-C sensor camera ever - 28mm f2.8 lens.

Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Preview

Featured Saturday, 20 April 2013 19:58

Dang - this thing will sell like crazy - but is it for you?

Join the conversation here

Mirrorless cameras are not for me

Featured Monday, 15 April 2013 16:49

Mirrorless technology has developed quickly - and there are some AWESOME models on the market.

Drobo Mini - complete set up

Featured Monday, 11 March 2013 00:10

Step by step setup of the Drobo Mini.

Sh*t street photographers say (Spoof)

Featured Monday, 11 March 2013 00:06

It's all the right gear and technique... Leica + wide angle.

Drobo 5D speed test vs Drobo S

Monday, 04 March 2013 00:20

Speed to initialise / load up, and transfer speed tested, including USB2.0, USB3.0 and Thunderbolt.

Pocket Wizard Plus X

Featured Sunday, 03 March 2013 05:23

New Kid on the block - looks like great value with same range and many of same functions as higher models.

$4000 for a manual focus 55mm f1.4?? (Cheap compared to Leica) But Damn... it does look amazing...

Nikon D7100

Featured Friday, 22 February 2013 07:33

24mp, 51 point AF, advanced video, 7fps = this looks like a contender. Launch price $1200

Lowepro Pro Roller X300

Featured Friday, 22 February 2013 07:32

Damn - this is a MASSIVE roller. Can fit EVERYTHING in it. check it out.

Drobo 5D setup & migrating HDDs

Featured Friday, 22 February 2013 07:29

Here I show unboxing, setting up, installing mSATA SSD and migrating HDDs from older Drobo S.

How to kill a Nikon D4 & 24-70mm f2.8

Featured Tuesday, 12 February 2013 05:59

Well, damn. Rushing and careless - I managed to badly damage the D4 and destroy the 24-70mm

Worlds best Cameras - Grand Prix

Featured Wednesday, 06 February 2013 03:06

Each year the Japanese industry votes on the best camera of the year. Here I walk you through the last 30 years winners.

Whats in my bags - overseas assignment

Featured Wednesday, 30 January 2013 00:25

International travel, several portrait shoots, 2 workshops and a bunch of reporting from CP+ - here I run through all the gear I am taking and why.

Canon 50mm shootout - 1.8 vs 1.4 vs 1.2L

Wednesday, 30 January 2013 00:24

How will these fair? A HUGE range in terms of price.

Packing for an indoor portrait photo shoot

Featured Monday, 21 January 2013 10:29

What's in my bag for a nude portrait shoot? In this case - two shoots back to back?

Nikon D5200 Complete user guide

Featured Monday, 21 January 2013 10:27

Full demostration of all controls, menus and set up of custom menus.

3 Legged Thing Frank - Extreme testing

Wednesday, 16 January 2013 00:37

Includes torture test... of sorts.... weight testing... and Tina!

Fuji X-E1 review - vs X Pro 1

Featured Wednesday, 16 January 2013 00:36

The X-E1 is like the Z Pro 1 at fighting weight - trimmed of a few features to reduce the price. But how does it compare?

Black Rapid FastenR T1 Tripod adapter

Featured Wednesday, 16 January 2013 00:34

How to use your black rapid and your tripod quick release plate together.

Portrait Lens shoot out! - used vs budget vs prestige

Featured Wednesday, 16 January 2013 00:33

70-200mm 2.8 vs 55-200mm kit lens vs 70-210mm Exacta used MF lens.

The Best and Worst of 2012

Featured Friday, 21 December 2012 21:56

Best DSLR, Best Mirrorless, trend, brand and ugliest camera, most out of touch brand...

Holiday gift guide - camera accessories

Featured Saturday, 15 December 2012 00:46

Gift Ideas that photographers will appreciate and actually use.

Holiday gift guide - camera accessories

Featured Tuesday, 04 December 2012 21:04

Gift Ideas that photographers will appreciate and actually use.

Lens Porn - Canon 85mm f1.2L

Wednesday, 28 November 2012 04:25

Adults only. Few things get the blood pumping like truly fast glass. Here I play with the Canon 85mm f1.2L.

Professional photography - minimum gear required

Featured Wednesday, 28 November 2012 04:24

What is the minimum gear needed to make money? Is a D7000 ok for commercial work?

What batteries I use (and viewer response)

Monday, 19 November 2012 11:09

In Australia I recommend Digital Camera Warehouse: http://goo.gl/WVkR9

New Canon 24-70mm F4 IS announced (vs f2.8 vII)

Featured Thursday, 15 November 2012 04:50

New 24-70mm f4 IS lens announced -- here discussed in comparison to the 24-70mm f2.8 version 2 that Canon recently released.

Wide Angle vs Tele - Depth of Field

Featured Thursday, 15 November 2012 04:48

Looking at getting a fast lens? Not sure about depth of field, bokeh and focal length?

Nikon D5200 is here! (vs D5100 & D3200)

Featured Tuesday, 06 November 2012 05:22

Just announced - the new D5200 has a couple of subtle but important upgrades. Let's compare it to the D3200 and D5100.

Trolls & Fanboys (rant)

Tuesday, 30 October 2012 03:04

BOTH hugely annoying, but not really in the same category in my mind. Please share your experiences.

How to Kill a Nikon 24-70mm

Featured Monday, 15 October 2012 23:29

How could you possibly damage this tank of a lens?

Canon-Leica Frankenstein - with f0.95 lens!

Featured Monday, 15 October 2012 23:24

What a dream video rig! Canon 5Dii, modified to take Leica M Lenses - fitted with a 50mm f0.95 lens.

Canon 6D hands on

Featured Sunday, 30 September 2012 06:52

Nikon D600 hands on

Sunday, 30 September 2012 06:50

Sony Alpha A99 - hands on

Featured Sunday, 30 September 2012 06:50

ThinkTank Airport Navigator

Featured Sunday, 30 September 2012 06:32

3 Legged Thing Tripods

Featured Sunday, 30 September 2012 06:29

Great guy and fantastic tripods.

Camera & tech in Hong Kong

Featured Monday, 17 September 2012 07:24

Gear Lust - time for confession

Featured Monday, 17 September 2012 07:24

Photography News & Reviews channel launched

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:19

Subscribe to Photography News & Reviews here: http://www.youtube.com/user/PhotoNewsReviews   for all the latest and full coverage of Photokina 2012.

World first Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L II review (vs original)

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:19

Hands on review & comparison to the original 24-70mm f2.8. Includes full crops and testing.

What to buy? Nikon 105mm DC vs 105mm Micro VR

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:17

Both great lenses - what is best? what to buy? I compare focus speeds, sharpness, bokeh and magic powers to give my recommendation.

Phenomenal range and focus speed - and great value!

Photokina 2012 - The worlds biggest photography expo

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:14

All news & reviews from Photokina will go up on my new channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/PhotoNewsReviews

Nikon 24-70mm F2.0 G ED IF AF-S - My dream lens!

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:11

F2.0 constant aperture zoom - my dream lens.... please make it!

Fuji X Pro 1 final thoughts

Featured Tuesday, 11 September 2012 01:11

Check out the new FujiFilm Fine Pix X Pro 1 interchangeable lens system. It is amazing!

Practical realities of D800 file size

Featured Sunday, 08 July 2012 05:22

Travelling whilst shooting extensively with the D800E has raised some issues.

Macbook Pro vs Apple care.... round 2

Friday, 06 July 2012 01:29

On and on it goes. After the screen issue, then the trackpad (sent back and not fixed), then second attempt another issue....

Pentax Optio WG-2 GPS

Featured Sunday, 24 June 2012 12:39

 TIPA Rugged camera of the year 2012.

Use Leica M lenses on your Fuji X Pro-1

Thursday, 21 June 2012 05:20

The Fujifilm M-Mount Adapter will let you use your Leica M lenses on the X Pro 1

How big can you print? - Nikon D800E

Thursday, 21 June 2012 03:37

With 36mp to burn, how big an image can you print at top quality??

Nikon D4x

Featured Wednesday, 20 June 2012 00:07

 The super high res king of Nikon lineup is 4 years old - where is the replacement?

Nikon D800 vs D800E - which is best for you?

Featured Tuesday, 19 June 2012 02:59

 I discuss the pros and cons of the D800 vs D800E, what I recommend depending on your shooting style, and why I opted for the E model.

Nikon D800E video test - 1080P

Featured Sunday, 17 June 2012 07:08

 Full HD video, tested on FX & DX lenses, hand held and on tripod.

Live test of file size and the strain of processing these images.

Hands on with MY D800E

Friday, 15 June 2012 04:14

You know all about it - see it and hear my thoughts here.

Nikon 18-300 f3.5-5.6G ED VR - Preview

Thursday, 14 June 2012 06:47

This new killer DX zoom from Nikon is sure to be a big hit

Nikon 24-85mm f3.5-4.5G ED VR - Preview

Thursday, 14 June 2012 06:45

This new medium tele zoom has VR and ED glass!

Pentax K30 Intro (vs Canon T4i)

Featured Thursday, 14 June 2012 06:40

Pentax have kicked a goal here - on paper at least

 The new Mac Book Pro range offer great connectivity, speed improvements and a crazy new retina display option - but no more 17inch model!!

10 best camera sensors

Sunday, 10 June 2012 13:36

Medium format, FX & DX sensors - which are the highest rated models on the market?

Drobo Gen 2 - 1 year follow up

Sunday, 10 June 2012 13:35

I got my Drobo in June 2011 & today I give you my thoughts having used it for a year.

Canon EOS T4i (650D) Announced

Friday, 08 June 2012 07:54

Replacement for the 550D will sit between 600D and the 60D.

The D4 vs D800 dilemma

Sunday, 03 June 2012 21:51

 What a wonderful choice to have to make - but still a tricky one!

D800 in crop mode - improved performance?

Saturday, 02 June 2012 10:17

 What advantage does using a high res FX camera in DX Mode offer? 

Nikon D4 vs D800 - HIGH ISO

Featured Wednesday, 30 May 2012 22:24

Includes side by side 100% crops. How do they compare?

SUPER telephoto Bokeh Showdown

Wednesday, 30 May 2012 22:23

 600mm f4, 400mm f4, 300mm f2.8, 200-400mm zoom, 200mm f2!

Fujifilm X10 Review

Featured Wednesday, 30 May 2012 22:21

 Hands on review after 4 weeks with this premium compact camera.

Amateurs buying 'Pro gear' - Rant

Featured Thursday, 24 May 2012 23:02

 Noobs buying up big on D4 & D800... is it a waste, is it frustrating - who cares?

Antler Liquis luggage

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 07:08

Preparing for my SE Asia tour - it is time for some new luggage!

Nikon Coolpix P310 Review & test images

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 07:07

Fast f1.8 lens and a unique design.

Nikon Holy Trinity of lenses

Featured Wednesday, 23 May 2012 07:06

14-24mm + 24-70mm + 70-200mm f2.8 zoom lenses.

BlackRapid straps compared

Wednesday, 16 May 2012 12:21

 

Which straps suits your needs? RS Sport? RS4 RS7? Compare them here.

Fujifilm X10 Introduction

Saturday, 12 May 2012 13:04

 Hands on with this premium compact camera.

 Nikon 200mm f2 vs 70-200 f2.8 - whose bokeh is best?

 Special edition testing the VC capabilities of the Tamron in still and video.

King of BOKEH - 4 great Nikon lenses

Featured Monday, 30 April 2012 00:40

 Today I throw 4 heavyweight Nikon lenses against each other - the 50mm 1.2, 85mm 1.4g, 105 f2DC and 70-200 2.8 VRII.

24-70mm f2.8 Showdown! 2 - FOCUS

Featured Monday, 30 April 2012 00:33

 Canon L vs Nikon ED vs Tamron VC vs Sigma HSM - what is best for you? How do they compare?

Cokin Landscape filter set #2 - P Series

Thursday, 26 April 2012 08:07

 Includes set up & photos using the filters.

24-70mm f2.8 Showdown! Part 1 - Intro & specs

Featured Thursday, 26 April 2012 08:05

 Canon L vs Nikon ED vs Tamron VC vs Sigma HSM - what is best for you? How do they compare?

Tamron vs Nikon 24-70mm 2.8

Tuesday, 24 April 2012 12:10

 Worlds first hands on comparison of the new Tamron 24-70mm f2.8 with built in stabilisation to the Nikkor 24-70mm 2.8 ED.

Tamron 24-70mm VC - Hands on

Featured Tuesday, 24 April 2012 12:08

Worlds first review of the WORLDS FIRST 24-70mm f2.8 with built in stabilisation!

Bokeh Showdown! Series introduction

Featured Sunday, 22 April 2012 13:52

 BOKEH Showdown! This series will throw lenses against each other in a head to head comparison.

Nikon Coolpix P310

Sunday, 22 April 2012 11:52

 Fast f1.8 lens and a unique design.

Nikon 28mm f1.8G - Preview

Featured Friday, 20 April 2012 09:47

 New fast wide angle prime Nikkor - is it right for you?

Nikon D3200 vs D3100 vs D5100

Featured Thursday, 19 April 2012 08:09

What best suits your needs?

Nikon D3200 Announced!

Thursday, 19 April 2012 06:12

24.2 megapixel, ENTRY LEVEL camera - wow times are changing fast!

Lensbaby Composer PRO + Edge 80 optic

Featured Wednesday, 18 April 2012 02:57

 Introducing the Lensbaby Composer Pro and the Edge 80 f2.8 Optic.

Lensbaby Composer + Fisheye optics

Sunday, 15 April 2012 22:55

 how to use the Lensbaby Composer, and how to change the optics, using the Optics system Fisheye.

50mm Shoot Out! Part 4 - BOKEH!

Featured Sunday, 15 April 2012 22:54

 1.8D vs 1.8G vs 1.4G vs 1.2 - what is best for you? How do they compare?

Lensbaby Composer walkabout - GET YOUR GEAR OUT!

Featured Sunday, 15 April 2012 12:08

 Lensbaby are crazy fun and creative to work with.

Nikon 28-300mm ED Zoom lens

Featured Saturday, 14 April 2012 11:18

 The 28-300 is the FX version of the wildly popular (and fabulous) 18-200 DX Lens.

Meet Alamby - Nikon D4

Featured Friday, 13 April 2012 02:30

 The competition is over - Meet Alamby!

Nikon S3300 - review and test images

Featured Wednesday, 11 April 2012 01:14

 First in my new series of point and shoot cameras - the Nikon S3300 offers decent image quality at a bargain price.

Interesting camera - and for astrophotographers

Sigma, Tamron & Nikon 70-200mm showdown!

Friday, 30 March 2012 22:25

An extended comparison series to help you decide which one best suits your needs and budget.

Lowepro CompuDay Photo 250

Thursday, 29 March 2012 10:49

Sweet little backpack for daily use.

Nikon D4 customisation

Thursday, 22 March 2012 08:59

88Setting up customs menus and settings on my new rig.

Lowepro Pro Roller Lite 250AW

Thursday, 22 March 2012 07:56

Sweet roller bag that fits into international carry on limits.

ThinkTANK ShapeShifter

Thursday, 22 March 2012 07:55

Nikon D800/e announced

Thursday, 22 March 2012 07:53

Old news now, but this video was released the day the new models were announced.

Nikon D4 - Low light portraits (1)

Wednesday, 21 March 2012 23:26

If you are taking your expensive gear into the mean streets of Sydney - make sure you take a gorgeous model along for protection :)

My photographic equipment

Featured Wednesday, 21 March 2012 08:00

Check it out!

50mm Prime Showdown

Featured Tuesday, 13 March 2012 22:37

A 50mm prime lens is a must have for all photographers.

Sigma 70-200mm APO EX DG OS

Wednesday, 29 February 2012 10:50

Serious bang for your buck!