Staff Profile

JordanDrake
JordanDrake

I direct, shoot, edit and co-host DPReview TV. I've been producing videos my entire adult life, and spent the last decade shooting photography-centric YouTube shows, first with The Camera Store TV and now with DPReview. It's been thrilling to blend my passions for photography and video production into a single, ongoing project!

Editorial content

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Nikon Z9 review: a DSLR-like stills/video monster

The Nikon Z9 uses a stacked CMOS sensor to power its first pro-level mirrorless camera. With firmware 2.0 now available, we've reviewed the fast-shooting stills and video camera designed to win-over Nikon's professional DSLR users.

The Panasonic GH6: What I wanted, what I got, and what I didn't expect

DPReview's resident video expert, Jordan Drake, has been using the new Panasonic GH6 for several weeks. He tells us what improvements he was hoping to see compared to the GH5-series, and whether Panasonic delivered where it mattered.

Why I shoot video with mirrorless cameras (and not video cameras)

DPRTV's Jordan Drake writes about why he prefers mirrorless cameras over video cameras – despite having access to plenty of pro video gear.

Gear Of The Year 2021: Jordan's Choice - Apple M1 iMac

In this article, DPRTV's hard-working videographer, Jordan Drake, explains why the shiny golden Apple M1 iMac was his favorite piece of gear of 2021.

DPReview TV's top 10 moments of 2021

2021 was a busy year at DPReview TV, with over 100 new episodes added to our YouTube channel! In this retrospective, Chris and Jordan look back at some of their most memorable moments from the past year.

DPReview TV's Best and Worst Gear Of 2021 (In pictures!)

Chris and Jordan spent a merry old evening listing the best and worst camera and photo gear they've reviewed this year. Now that the consequences of their revelry are kicking-in, they've prepared a more sober reflection on their assessments.

DPReview TV 'best and worst' awards in pictures

Chris and Jordan from DPReview TV have been handing out their 'best and worst' camera awards since 2013, with the 2020 awards announced yesterday on YouTube. In this article, Jordan reviews the winners and provides more detail on why they were selected.

Canon R5 / R6 overheat claims tested: Stills shooting, setup quickly cut into promised capture times [UPDATED]

Canon's EOS R5 and R6 video capabilities have been overshadowed by discussion of overheating concerns. We conducted a series of tests to see how serious the problem is.

Panasonic Lumix DC-S1H review

The S1H is a full-frame mirrorless camera designed with videographers in mind. It brings features both from the GH series and Panasonic's professional Varicam line to create the most capable video camera we've ever tested.

The year in photos: Jordan Drake and the art of crying

You've seen it in photos and videos – DPReview TV host Jordan Drake curled up in a ball on the ground. What's the backstory behind these photos? We look back at a year of Jordan coming to grips with his inner demons.