dpreview articles: Product Reviews & Previews
Published on May 24, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The Phottix BG-5DIII battery grip doubles the battery life of the Canon EOS 5D Mark III and mirrors the functionality of Canon's BG-E11 battery grip. Does it perform on par with its more expensive competitor? Read on to find out.
Published on Apr 23, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Canon's Pro-10 pro-oriented A3+ size printer sits below the company's top-end Pro-1. Is the less expensive Pro-10 a viable alternative to its bigger sibling? Find out in our review.
Published on Apr 16, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We take a quick look at the Pentax K-5 II and K-5 II S to see if there's a noticeable difference in image quality between the two.
Published on Mar 30, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The Tamrac Evolution 9 Sling Backpack is do-it-all pro backpack capable of carrying everything but the kitchen sink. Read on for the full review.
Published on Mar 8, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
If you're a videographer on a budget, you should take a close look at the Cine System. On of our favorite kickstarter-funded projects it allows you to achieve smooth panning and zooming, as well as car or window-mounted shots with minimal fuss.
Published on Feb 25, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Hands-on preview of Sony's NEX-3N.
Published on Feb 7, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We've been shooting with the Olympus 17mm F1.8 lens and have put together a sample gallery showing the sorts of things it can do. We've also prepared some notes on the experience of shooting with this 34mm equivalent fast prime for Micro Four Thirds.
Published on Feb 5, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Brief hands-on with the Olympus XZ-10. We look at the features of Olympus' latest little photographer's compact, including its 'Photo Story' feature.
Published on Feb 1, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The Metabones Speed Booster is a unique adapter that allows you to mount a full frame lens on an APS-C camera and achieve a significantly wider field of view as well as an extra stop of light gathering ability. We take a look of the potential and challenges of this intriguing concept.
Published on Jan 11, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
This year's Consumer Electronic Show is packed with exhibitors, industry analyists and press, all eager to see, touch and talk about this years' hottest electronics. Here's a quick rundown of some of the most interesting new cameras on show at this year's CES.
Published on Jan 10, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Perhaps the most interesting camera at this year's Consumer Electronics Show is the Fujifilm X100S - a hugely impressive upgrade to the X100, which was one of our favorite cameras of the past couple of years. Read our short hands-on look more details.
Published on Jan 9, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We're at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, and one of the most interesting products announced at CES is the Samsung NX300 - a well-rounded replacement for the NX210. We made a beeline for the Samsung stand to get our hands on the newest NX, and here are our first impressions.
Published on Jan 7, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Canon's PowerShot N is one of the most interesting compacts of CES 2013. It features an 'either way up' design, with zoom and shutter controls that are located around the lens, and a tilting touchscreen. Here's a brief overview of what it offers.
Published on Dec 27, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The Kata Digital Rucksack 467-DL is an everyday photo bag that packs in a lot of features at a reasonable price. If you're in the market for a backpack that will get you through most shoots without breaking the bank, then the 467-DL might be for you.
Published on Dec 18, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The holiday season is upon us once again and with all the sales and special deals around at the moment, this is a great time to start thinking about getting a new camera. In this article, we'll be looking at the current field of enthusiast zoom compact cameras to help you make your buying decision.
Published on Nov 23, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Here at dpreview we get to use a lot of cameras, from simple point-and-shoot models to professional workhorses, and everything in-between. In this short article, we've selected five of what we think are the best compact cameras on the market right now, and summarized their strengths.
Published on Nov 12, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Kata has designed the first photo backpack to feature a revolving lens chamber for quick access to your glass collection. Will the rest of the Kata Revolver-8 succeed in spinning our gears? Read our full review to find out.
Published on Nov 2, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Carbon fiber has made its way into the tripod market, and Manfrotto's 290 Series is aimed at photographers on a budget. Will the Manfrotto 294 CF match competing models? Find out in our review.
Published on Oct 25, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We had a chance to get our hands on Nikon's latest 1 Series mirrorless camera - the 1 V2. It gains a 14MP sensor, built-in flash and more conventional control points than its predecessor. Here we give our first impressions of Nikon's smallest 'serious' interchangeable lens camera.
Published on Oct 25, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We've had a chance to handle Nikon's AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/4G ED VR. The example we used is officially pre-production, so we weren't able to shoot samples, but it had the build and handling of a finished model, so here are some initial impressions of this long hoped-for F4 tele-zoom lens.