Compact and affordable, the new Sirui 50mm anamorphic lens comes in options for three camera mounts – so we tried it on each of them. See the lens in more detail and read about the benefits of using it on each system.
Articles tagged "hands-on"
Feb 29, 2020 at 14:00
After an announcement last summer and a confirmation last fall, we finally got a chance to see all three of Sigma's new 'Contemporary' prime lenses with EF-M mounts in person at WPPI in Las Vegas. These small lenses are big news for users of Canon's mirrorless APS-C system.
Feb 28, 2020 at 14:00
Nikon's brought the new Z-mount Nikkor 20mm F1.8S, Z 24-200mm F4-6.3 and AF-S 120-300mm F2.8E for F-mount to its booth at the WPPI Expo in Las Vegas. We got an up-close and personal look at them – check them out here.
The latest Olympus Pro lens the most diminutive yet while still retaining the lineup's high level of both build and image quality. It also looks to be a great compact companion to the company's recently released OM-D E-M5 Mark III camera.
lens newsFeb 4, 2020 at 23:00
At the Fujifilm X100V's unveiling today, Fujifilm also teased some upcoming lenses, including the XF 50mm F1.0 lens we've known about for some time, and new 30mm F3.5 and 80mm F1.7 lenses for their medium-format GFX system. Take a look at our quick hands-on here.
videoJan 7, 2020 at 01:00
The EOS-1D X Mark III is Canon's newest, top of the line flagship camera. It includes an all-new autofocus system, 5.5K Raw video, and arrives just in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Chris and Jordan go hands-on to tell us what the fuss is all about.
videoDec 12, 2019 at 14:00
The XCD 30mm F3.5 is a wide angle prime lens for Hasselblad medium format cameras, and with a price tag close to $4000 you expect it to be good. As Chris and Jordan discover, it's an outstanding optic – with interesting bokeh.
Nov 25, 2019 at 08:00
Peak Design has relaunched its Everyday line of camera bags and we got our hands on version two of the backpack. Changes are subtle but meaningful and include better straps, updated zippers, new hardware and a new shape.
mobileNov 17, 2019 at 14:00
It offers a few benefits for photographers, but ultimately LG's Dual Screen accessory is a multi-tasker's dream come true. It just remains to be seen whether or not it will catch on.
Nov 12, 2019 at 14:00
The Sigma fp has clearly been designed with filmmakers in mind, and after using one for a few days, we suspect that they'll love it.
Nov 6, 2019 at 14:00
It's been four years since the launch of Leica's first full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, and the new SL2 updates its predecessor in every important way.
Chris and Jordan are off to Germany to try the new Leica SL2 at Leica headquarters. Will Chris get to keep a camera for his birthday? Will Jordan declare it the best Leica ever for video? Tune in to to get the answers to this and more.
Oct 29, 2019 at 11:00
Tamron just announced a trio of featherweight full-frame lenses for Sony E-mount. We had the chance to check two of them out at last week's Photo Plus Expo in New York.
Oct 23, 2019 at 11:00
The design of the Fujifilm X-Pro3 encourages you to use it more like a classic film camera than a modern digital camera. So, does it work? Take a closer look in our hands-on slideshow.
Oct 10, 2019 at 07:00
The Nikon Z50 is here. Nikon's latest Z-series camera features an APS-C sensor and is being launched alongside two DX-format kit zooms. Take a closer look at the Z50 in this hands-on article.
Aug 30, 2019 at 13:00
It's been a long time since Sony released new glass for its APS-C bodies, and the new 16-55mm F2.8 and 70-350mm F4.5-6.3 lenses are a pleasant surprise. Click through to learn more about the latest additions to the E-mount family.
Aug 28, 2019 at 04:00
Although Canon has only officially released details for two of its three pro-level F2.8 zooms for RF mount, we got our hands on the whole trio. Check out their design and handling here.
Aug 4, 2019 at 13:00
Adding a 6-bay higher performance model to its Slim series of small and portable NAS units, Synology hopes to offer plenty of capacity, functionality and speed. Here's a hands-on review of the new Synology DS620Slim.
Jul 13, 2019 at 14:00
Sigma just launched three brand new lenses for Sony E-mount and L-mount. The 35mm F1.2 DG DN and 14-24mm F2.8 DG DN 'Art' are joined by the ultra-compact 45mm F2.8 DG DN 'Contemporary'. We took a closer look.
Jul 11, 2019 at 18:01
The Sigma fp is the world's smallest full-frame camera. We got a chance to get out hands on it at the launch in Japan. Here's what we found.
videoJun 11, 2019 at 14:00
Chris and Jordan, along with Senior Editor Barney Britton, traveled to New York for a hands-on look at Sony's newest super-telephoto lenses: the FE 200-600 F5.6-6.3 G OSS and the FE 600mm F4 GM OSS. Find out what they think so far, and vote to tell us who shot the best sample images.
Jun 11, 2019 at 14:00
Two new full-frame telephoto lenses for the alpha system, two very different target users (and price points). Take a closer look at Sony's newest FE glass.
May 31, 2019 at 22:30
Panasonic's new Leica DG Vario-Summilux 10-25mm F1.7 ASPH is designed to cover five fixed focal lengths in a single, fast lens, according to the company. Click through to learn more about this Micro Four Thirds lens, as well as the pair of full-frame L-mount teleconverters announced alongside it.
While not a gigantic upgrade to the G85 that came before it, Panasonic's Lumix DC-G95 has an easier-to-grip body, a sensor with more pixels and improvements to video capture. Click through to learn about the G95's standout features.
Mar 3, 2019 at 12:52
We're at CP+ 2019, where Tokina is showing its latest high-quality zoom lens for full-frame cameras, the Opera 16-28mm F2.8 FF.
Mar 2, 2019 at 08:51
Alongside the GR III, Ricoh is using the CP+ show in Yokohama Japan to give its customers a first look at the PENTAX-DA* 11-18mm F2.8 ED DC AW, a high-performance zoom for APS-C.
Mar 2, 2019 at 05:05
We're at the CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan, where Cosina is letting customers get their hands on three fast manual-focus Voigtländer primes - two for Sony E-mount and one for Leica M. We took a closer look.
Mar 1, 2019 at 14:00
Network attached storage manufacturer Synology recently announced a new DiskStation model that aims to provide a lower price-point 5-bay NAS for photographers and small businesses. Here's a quick overview of the new model.
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