News from www.dxomark.comhttp://www.dxomark.comen-US } Thursday 30 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Canon PowerShot SX60 HS sensor review: Powerful model with competitive performance /Reviews/Canon-PowerShot-SX60-HS-sensor-review-Powerful-model-with-competitive-performance#8566 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-powershot-sx60-hs-sensor-review-powerful-model-with-competitive-performance/136503-1-eng-US/Canon-PowerShot-SX60-HS-sensor-review-Powerful-model-with-competitive-performance_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Announced in late 2014, the <link target="_blank" node_id="7121">SX60 HS</link> features a physically small 1/2/3”-type 16-Mpix CMOS sensor behind an incredible 65x optical zoom — the equivalent of 21-1,365mm — which is both stabilized and equipped with a sonic-type motor that promises near-silent, high-speed AF.  Read on to find out how well the sensor of this intriguing model performs.</paragraph></section> Wednesday 29 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Nikon AF-S Nikkor 400mm f2.8E FL ED VR lens review: Revised design /Reviews/Nikon-AF-S-Nikkor-400mm-f2.8E-FL-ED-VR-lens-review-Revised-design#8603 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/nikon-af-s-nikkor-400mm-f2.8e-fl-ed-vr-lens-review-revised-design/136806-1-eng-US/Nikon-AF-S-Nikkor-400mm-f2.8E-FL-ED-VR-lens-review-Revised-design_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Back in 2013, Nikon introduced its first AF super-telephoto with fluorite to reduce the weight while also suppressing color blurring with the <link target="_blank" node_id="3414">800mm f5.6E FL ED VR</link>. The <link target="_blank" node_id="6669">400mm f2.8</link> is the second model in the maker’s super-telephoto lineup to undergo the same treatment. Read on to find out how well this substantially revised lens performs.</paragraph></section> Tuesday 28 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Moto X Style Mobile review: Style and Substance /Mobiles/Moto-X-Style-Mobile-review-Style-and-Substance#8576 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/drafts/moto-x-style-mobile-review-style-and-substance/136584-1-eng-US/Moto-X-Style-Mobile-review-Style-and-Substance_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Adopting a vividly detailed 5.7-inch Quad HD (1440 pixel) screen together with stereo sound, the water repellent Android based and high-customizable Moto X Style smartphone boasts TurboPower charging tech that’s capable of 10 -hours of battery life in just 15 mins of charging, it’s claimed.</paragraph><paragraph>As for imaging process, the Moto X Style offers a 21-Mpix camera with a wide-angle lens, rapid autofocus and low shutter lag, plus a color-balancing built-in flash. In our industry standard photo and video tests, consisting of real world use and stringent lab analysis, this new Moto achieves some highly competitive results, proving that there’s no distinction between style and substance.</paragraph></section> Friday 24 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Best lenses for the Canon EOS 7D Mark II: Part 1 – Zoom lenses /Reviews/Best-lenses-for-the-Canon-EOS-7D-Mark-II-Part-1-Zoom-lenses#8523 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/drafts/best-lenses-for-the-canon-eos-7d-mark-ii-part-1-zoom-lenses/136239-1-eng-US/Best-lenses-for-the-Canon-EOS-7D-Mark-II-Part-1-Zoom-lenses_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>The <link target="_blank" node_id="7103">EOS 7D Mark II</link> is Canon’s flagship APS-C sensor DSLR, boasting a 20Mp resolution and a host of high-end features. It’s a popular choice for many serious enthusiasts and semi-pro photographers, so we’ve tested over 300 lenses on it to help you pick out the best one for you. In this first part of a two-part review, we round up the best zoom lenses for the <link target="_blank" node_id="7103">Canon EOS 7D Mark II</link>.</paragraph></section> Thursday 23 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Sony Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* 24-70mm F2.8 ZA SSM II lens review: Solid Choice /Reviews/Sony-Zeiss-Vario-Sonnar-T-24-70mm-F2.8-ZA-SSM-II-lens-review-Solid-Choice#8487 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/sony-zeiss-vario-sonnar-t-24-70mm-f2.8-za-ssm-ii-lens-review-solid-choice/135998-1-eng-US/Sony-Zeiss-Vario-Sonnar-T-24-70mm-F2.8-ZA-SSM-II-lens-review-Solid-Choice_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>In addition to revamping the premium-quality Zeiss-branded <link target="_blank" node_id="1067">Vario-Sonnar 16-35mm f2.8 ZA SSM</link>, Sony took the opportunity to do the same with its <link target="_blank" node_id="1002">24-70mm f2.8</link> sibling. Read on to find out how well this updated lens performs.</paragraph></section> Wednesday 22 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Sony Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* 16-35mm F2.8 ZA SSM II lens review: Competitive performer /Reviews/Sony-Zeiss-Vario-Sonnar-T-16-35mm-F2.8-ZA-SSM-II-lens-review-Competitive-performer#8473 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/sony-zeiss-vario-sonnar-t-16-35mm-f2.8-za-ssm-ii-lens-review-competitive-performer/135896-2-eng-US/Sony-Zeiss-Vario-Sonnar-T-16-35mm-F2.8-ZA-SSM-II-lens-review-Competitive-performer_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Although Sony has concentrated on the E-mount lens range for their mirrorless Alpha range, it hasn’t entirely forgotten the A-mount lens range. This lens is an update to the highly-regarded Zeiss-designed full-frame <link target="_blank" node_id="1067">16-35mm f2.8 SSM</link> model. Read on to find out how well this updated zoom lens performs.</paragraph></section> Tuesday 21 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Canon EF 11-24mm F4L USM lens review: Ultra-wide champ /Reviews/Canon-EF-11-24mm-F4L-USM-lens-review-Ultra-wide-champ#8508 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-ef-11-24mm-f4l-usm-lens-review-ultra-wide-champ/136133-1-eng-US/Canon-EF-11-24mm-F4L-USM-lens-review-Ultra-wide-champ_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Launched at the same time as the 50-MPix <link target="_blank" node_id="7722">EOS 5DS</link> and <link target="_blank" node_id="7723">5DSR</link> DSLRs, the <link target="_blank" node_id="7735">EF 11-24mm f4L USM</link> is the widest rectilinear lens for photographers in the world. Read on to find out how well this brand-new model performs.</paragraph></section> Monday 20 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Sony FE 90mm f2.8 Macro G OSS lens review: Outstanding optical performance /Reviews/Sony-FE-90mm-f2.8-Macro-G-OSS-lens-review-Outstanding-optical-performance#8427 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/sony-fe-90mm-f2.8-macro-g-oss-lens-review-outstanding-optical-performance/135454-2-eng-US/Sony-FE-90mm-f2.8-Macro-G-OSS-lens-review-Outstanding-optical-performance_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Sony has started to round out the E-mount lens range for their innovative full-frame A7 bodies and APS-C format cameras, and this new 1:1 stabilized macro lens looks to be a promising addition.  Read on to find out how well this new model performs.</paragraph></section> Friday 17 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Canon EF 100-400mm F4.5-5.6L IS II USM review: Worthy upgrade? /Reviews/Canon-EF-100-400mm-F4.5-5.6L-IS-II-USM-review-Worthy-upgrade#8391 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-ef-100-400mm-f4.5-5.6l-is-ii-usm-review-worthy-upgrade/135209-4-eng-US/Canon-EF-100-400mm-F4.5-5.6L-IS-II-USM-review-Worthy-upgrade_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>The original stabilized <link target="_blank" node_id="2300">EF 100-400mm f4.5-5.6L IS USM</link> was a favorite of wildlife and action photographers, but as one of Canon’s oldest telephoto zoom models, a replacement was well overdue. Announced towards the end of last year, the updated model features a completely revised optical formula and replaces the traditional one-touch control mechanism with a conventional two-ring design. Read on to find out how well this new model performs.</paragraph></section> Thursday 16 July 2015 00:00:01 GMT Canon EOS 750D (Rebel T6i) sensor review: First Canon APS-C format camera to offer 12-stop dynamic range /Reviews/Canon-EOS-750D-Rebel-T6i-sensor-review-First-Canon-APS-C-format-camera-to-offer-12-stop-dynamic-range#8438 <img src="http://cdn.dxomark.com/var/ezwebin_site/storage/images/reviews/canon-eos-750d-rebel-t6i-sensor-review-first-canon-aps-c-format-camera-to-offer-12-stop-dynamic-range/135543-1-eng-US/Canon-EOS-750D-Rebel-T6i-sensor-review-First-Canon-APS-C-format-camera-to-offer-12-stop-dynamic-range_small.jpg"> <p><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <section xmlns:image="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/image/" xmlns:xhtml="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/xhtml/" xmlns:custom="http://ez.no/namespaces/ezpublish3/custom/"><paragraph>Announced alongside the slightly better-equipped <link target="_blank" node_id="7725">EOS 760D</link> (Rebel T6s in the US), the <link target="_blank" node_id="7724">750D</link> shares many of its sibling’s features, including a new 24.2-Mpix CMOS sensor and hybrid AF system, but it is aimed at beginners and has a price tag to match. Read on to find out how well this new model’s sensor performs.</paragraph></section>