Photography Reviews

Aputure 120d II Review

Aputure 120d II Review It's been a month now that I've been using the Aputure 120d II, and all I can say is WOW. It's no secret that this thing is a killer light. I've found over the last month that it's even better than I thought it could be. Check my initial Aputure 120d II review below to see the specs, features,...

Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S vs Nikon AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8

Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S vs Nikon AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8 Last week, I offered up my initial thoughts on the Nikon Z 14-30mm f/4 S lens. If you missed it, you can read that article here. Basically, I noted how I think it's the ideal landscape lens for Nikon Z shooters. I also mentioned in that article that the Nikon AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8 had long been my...

Sony a6500 Review

Sony a6500 Review Photo by Niko Savic on Unsplash The Sony a6500 is a highly capable, fairly-priced APS-C camera with a host of features you'd expect from a more expensive model. With an excellent autofocus system, superb ergonomics, and excellent video performance, there's a lot to love about this...

Fujifilm X-A5 Review

Fujifilm X-A5 Review Photo by Jake Melara on Unsplash The Fujifilm X-A5 is one of the cheapest models from the X Series and you can find a new one for only around $500. In spite of that, this mirrorless camera provides impressive image quality and all other features necessary for a good photography...

Sony CyberShot DSC-RX1R II Review

Sony CyberShot DSC-RX1R II Review Photo by André Filipe on Unsplash The Sony CyberShot DSC-RX1R II is one of the smallest full-frame cameras in the world. This point and shoot model with a fixed lens easily fits into a bigger pocket, while its image quality is outstanding and comparable to a high-end...

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Review

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III Review The Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III is a compact zoom camera which comes with a 24-72mm equivalent f/2.8-5.6 lens. Although it is very small, the camera features a large sensor and offers DSLR-like features. In a way, the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark III revolutionizes the market of compact cameras,...

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Review

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Review Photo by Joshua Kraus on Unsplash The Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is a high-end/professional DSLR camera released in April 2016. In case you are versatile in photography and looking for a professional camera with a robust design, the Canon EOS-1D X Mark II is worth checking out. This...

Zeiss 85mm f/1.8 Batis First Impression Review

Zeiss 85mm f/1.8 Batis First Impression Review Over the weekend, I had a chance to test out the new Zeiss 85mm f/1.8 Batis lens. You'll find my sample photos throughout this post. It wasn't long before I formed an opinion that this is one hell of a lens... 85mm, f/1.8, 1/3200 sec I tested it with a Sony a6400 - this lens was designed...

Fujifilm X-H1 Review

Fujifilm X-H1 Review Photo by Pedro Mac on Unsplash The Fujifilm X-H1 is a relatively new mirrorless camera released in February 2018.  This camera shares many components with the Fujifilm X-T2, and it provides very good image quality and even better video recording capabilities. It is very...