Richard Butler

Richard Butler

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Lives in United Kingdom Seattle, United Kingdom
Joined on Nov 7, 2007

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Don't get ahead of yourself: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV rolling shutter test

The Canon EOS 5D Mark IV has significant rolling shutter, our tests show. We shot the 5D IV alongside both the EOS-1D X Mark II and the Sony a6300 to show the effect. This will limit not only 4K video, but also your ability to use 4K Frame Grab effectively to shoot action at 30fps. See video

Throwback Thursday: Canon EOS 5D

It's been more than ten years since the 'classic' EOS 5D was released. In the light of the Mark IV's announcement, we look back at what $3500 bought you back in 2005 and how it stacks up today. Read more

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV First Impressions Review

The Canon EOS 5D series is arguably one of the most recognizable camera lines of the digital age. We've put together an in-depth preview that covers all of its new features, from autofocus to video. Read our preview

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II: What you need to know

The EOS-1D X II is Canon's current flagship pro-level DSLR. We've pulled out the most important details from our review to give you an overview about what makes this photo-taking monster interesting. Read more

Canon EOS 80D vs Sony a6300: vying for the stills/video hybrid crown

The Sony a6300 and Canon EOS 80D are two very different answers to the question of how to make a stills and video camera for enthusiasts. But which does it better? Read more

An introduction to our studio test scene

You've seen our studio test scene – now learn more about how we use it for testing and the methods behind our madness. Read more

A photographer's intro to the world of video

Virtually every modern camera offers video, but getting the most out of it is harder than just pressing the [REC] button. Richard Butler looks at the lessons he's learned as he's started shooting video. Read more

Elevating X-Trans? Fujifilm X-T2 First Impressions Review

The Fujifilm X-T2 is the company's latest SLR-style mirrorless camera. It takes the 24MP sensor from the X-Pro2 and runs with it, adding 4K video and a more sophisticated autofocus system. We shot our studio test and a samples gallery with the camera as we formed our first impressions. Read more

Special K? Pentax K-1 Review

To say that a full-frame Pentax DSLR is one of the most anticipated cameras of all-time is probably an understatement. With the arrival of the K-1, Pentaxians have finally had their wish granted, with an impressively spec'd camera at a relatively low price. We've been testing extensively to bring you our in-depth review. Read more

DxOMark confirms Canon EOS 1D X II sensor advances

DxOMark has rated the Canon 1D X II's sensor, and it looks very competitive for its class. Strong low-ISO dynamic range and impressive high ISO performance see it score 88 - tying with the Nikon D5. Read more