Stories tagged with accessory-review

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Travel tripods: Comparing 5 aluminum kits

What makes a compact tripod a good traveling companion? We've collected 5 aluminum 'travel' tripod and head combinations that are compact, but are also comfortably tall and hold up a reasonable amount of gear. In this roundup we cover their features, functions and finish quality, and we put them to work in the studio and in the field. Read more

Quick Review: That Steady Thing

The simple idea that tripods are inconvenient to carry for extended periods has given birth to a host of attempts to find an easier way to steady a camera during a long exposure. A new device that joins this list is That Steady Thing - a metal boss that sits between a monopod's leg and its head, into which a pair of steadying legs screw. See if it lives up to its name. Read more

Flashpoint Budget Studio Monolight Review

The Flashpoint Budget Studio Monolights are Adorama's answer for cash-strapped photographers looking to build their own studio. Is there enough bang to back the budget price tag? Find out in our review.

Vanguard Heralder 51T Rolling Backpack Review
The Vanguard Heralder is a backpack that's stocked to the brim with features and conveniences. Are you looking for a large do-it-all pack that rolls and fits everything under the sun? Read our full review.
FotodioX WonderPana FreeArc Filter System Review
The WonderPana system enables photographers to add high quality filters to wide and ultra-wide angles lenses. If you are a wide-angle addict, check out our review.
ThinkTank Streetwalker HardDrive Backpack Review
The ThinkTank Streetwalker HardDrive combines ample space for a pro DSLR, space for a mid-size laptop, and plenty more. Is this a photo bag you could see yourself with? Find out in our full review.
Review: Ona Lima camera strap
The Ona Lima strap is a hand-made leather and canvas camera strap which makes a handsome companion to light and medium-weight gear. Barnaby Britton takes it out for a spin.
Pentax O-FC1 FluCard: The wireless details
Remote camera control and wi-fi image transfer are now available to Pentax K-3 users in the form of the O-FC1 FluCard. We take a look at what this customized, Wi-Fi SD card does, how it works, and how it compares to other solutions.
Miggo Strap and Grip review
The Miggo straps and grips come from a Kickstarter project designed to change the game of the traditional camera strap. Is Miggo better than your old camera strap? Find out in our review.
Vanguard Abeo Pro Tripod Kit
The Vanguard ABEO Pro is packed full of features. Is this the right tripod for you? Read on to find out.
Manfrotto 190 Series Carbon Fiber Tripod Review
Manfrotto is back with a revision of the wildly popular 190-series tripod. Does the shiny new model sport must-have upgrades, or will the older 190 model still suffice? Read on to find out.
Battle of the Wi-Fi Cards: Eye-Fi vs. Transcend
Your camera doesn't have to have Wi-Fi built-in to benefit from the advantages of connectivity. Wi-Fi capable SD memory cards have been around for a number of years, and here we're testing the Eye-Fi 16GB Pro X2 SDHC against Transcend's cheaper 32GB Wi-Fi SDHC card.
Tamrac 5592 Big Wheels SpeedRoller 2X Bag Review
The Tamrac 5592 Big Wheels SpeedRoller 2X brings oversized wheels and a telescoping handle to the world of photo travel. Let's see how it performs.
Phottix BG-5D III Battery Grip for Canon EOS 5D Mark III Review
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.
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