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Best lenses for the 24-Mpix Nikon D7100: Telephoto primes and zooms

This is the third part in the series of our lens recommendations for the Nikon D7100 where we’ve analyzed nearly 46 Nikon and third-party telephoto prime and zoom models to assess their optical quality. ...

Best lenses for the 24M-Pix Nikon D7100: Best standard and portrait primes and zooms

This is the second part of our lens recommendations for the Nikon D7100 where we’ve analyzed nearly 60 Nikkor and third-party standard and portrait prime and zoom models to assess their optical quality. Read ...

Best lenses for the 24M-Pix Nikon D7100: Sigma 50-150mm f/2.8 HSM OS Nikon added

We're pleased to announce that we've recently added the optical image performance data on the new upgraded Sigma 50-150mm f/2.8 HSM OS Nikon mount model on the Nikon D7100 to our database. ...

Apple iPhone 5s overview: the Cupertino firm pushes the envelope with image quality

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With a DxOMark Mobile score of 76 the Apple iPhone 5s ranks in second place to the inspirational Nokia 808 Pureview, and ahead of other notable camera-phones including the Samsung Galaxy S4 and the ...

Best lenses for the 24M-Pix Nikon D7100: Part I

This is part one of our lens recommendations for the Nikon D7100 where we’ve tested over 120 Nikkor and third-party prime and zoom models to assess image quality. Read onto find out which of ...

Pentax K-500 review:pared down specification, pared down performance?

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As a more accessibly priced model, the $499 Pentax K-500 is a pared down variant of the $699 K-50. It lacks the weather-sealed body and adopts AA batteries instead of a rechargeable lithium-ion pack ...

Canon EF-M 22mm f2.0 STM lens review: compact prime with high image quality

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As the equivalent field of view to a 35mm f2.0, this high-speed, compact “pancake’ type lens is an appealing option for the EOS M system user. Read on to find out how well this ...

Canon EF-M 11-22mm f4-5.6 IS STM lens review: good all round performer

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Although not officially released in the US, as the equivalent to an 18-35mm the new EF-M 11-22mm f4-5.6 IS STM is an essential addition to the EOS M system. Read on to find out ...

Best lenses for the Canon EOS 70D: Part 3 – Best performing wide angle and telephoto lenses

In part III of this guide, we’ll be looking at the best performing primes and zooms covering wide-angle and telephoto focal lengths for the Canon EOS 70D. Read onto find out which lenses are ...

Best lenses for the Canon EOS 70D: Part 2 – Best performing Primes and Zooms

In part II of our comprehensive lens recommendations for the Canon EOS 70D, we’ve looked at the best performing prime and zoom models, regardless of focal length. Read onto find out which lenses are ...

Sigma 30mm F2.8 DN A Sony E mount lens review: reliable performance, accessible price

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Sigma’s range of DN A lenses have been designed for mirrorless cameras using both MFT and APS-C sensors, albeit with different mounts. As the equivalent to a 45mm on an APS-C camera we’ve tested ...

Best lenses for the Canon EOS 70D

Introduced in July this year, the EOS 70D at first sight seems like a regular update to the maker’s mid-range EOS 60D model. It shares a number of features with the firm’s existing SLR ...

Canon EF-M 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM lens review: good performance, bargain price

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When launched, the EOS-M complete with the EF-M 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IS STM zoom was $899, but the kit can now be had for as little as $345. With lens available separately for $269 that ...

Canon EOS 70D review: how does the new dual pixel CMOS AF sensor perform?

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Canon’s new EOS 70D model features a new CMOS sensor that uses twin photodiodes at each pixel location that allows AF during video capture, but how does that affect stills output? Read on to ...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R lens review: Sharp, but not without some compromise…

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Following the separate assessment of the modified sensor in Sony’s special edition RX1R high-end full-frame compact we’ve now analyzed its fixed focal length Carl Zeiss Sonnar 2,0/35 lens. Sony claim this new model has ...

Best lenses for your Olympus PEN E-P5: Zooms and Primes

The depth of high quality primes and zooms for the PEN is, arguably, the most compelling reason to invest in the Micro Four Thirds system over rival mirrorless camera offerings. If you’re already a ...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX1R Review: pushing the limits?

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Following on from the unexpected buzz surrounding the original RX1 full-frame compact from Sony with its fixed focal length Zeiss 35mm f/2 lens, the firm has now introduced a follow up with a modified ...

Best lenses for your Pentax K-50: Pentax lens overview

Announced in June this year, the K-50 is an accessibly priced environmentally sealed DSLR featuring a built-in stabilization and a 16-MPix APS-C size CMOS sensor. As Pentax has yet to introduce a full-frame DSLR ...

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