Review: GoPro Hero 5 Black All Action Cam 2

Review: GoPro Hero 5 Black All Action Cam

If you want a “go anywhere, do anything” type of camera, then the GoPro range does a pretty good job of covering all bases. The GoPro Hero 5 Black can still be bought for a reasonable price and has some great features like waterproof to 10m and a broad dynamic range. Being so superwide angle

Canon EOS Rebel T6i: Better Than Before? 4

Canon EOS Rebel T6i: Better Than Before?

There are so many puns I could use when a camera has the word ‘Rebel’ in its name, but I will stick to just the latest version hailing from a long line of Rebels. Things have come a long way since those early rebellious times, sorry… the  EOS Rebel T6i (referred to as the 750D

Pentax K-1 Mark II: Worth the Upgrade? 10

Pentax K-1 Mark II: Worth the Upgrade?

The Pentax K-1 Mark II is the latest iteration of this camera boasting new features and upgrades, but not necessarily a complete change from the original model. The camera definitely has some improvements, like the AF Tracking algorithm, with the camera having a great range of features for most situations. But the big question is

Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 Mirrorless: For the Photographer on the Go 12

Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 Mirrorless: For the Photographer on the Go

The Panasonic’s Lumix DC-GX9 is joining the current fashion for compact cameras in the rangefinder style, ideally suited for the photographer on the go. Compact shouldn’t be confused with a limited amount of features or quality – the DC-GX9 packs 20 megapixels, a Four Thirds sensor, and a nice tilting viewfinder to capture those extreme

Review: Nikon D810 Hits a Benchmark? 14

Review: Nikon D810 Hits a Benchmark?

The Nikon D810 nicely rounds off the brand’s 800-series and is not just a standard upgrade, but features functional upgrades that definitely make it worth buying into. The D800/E had bags of raw dynamic range, with the D810 building on this aspect. Features like ISO 64 mode, electronic front curtain shutter, a new mirror mechanism,

Nikon D5 DSLR Camera: The New Benchmark 16

Nikon D5 DSLR Camera: The New Benchmark

In 2016, Nikon released its highly anticipated, top-of-the-line flagship DSLR, the D5. Boasting a 20.8MP full-frame sensor, Expeed 5 processor, and 153 point autofocus system, it’s better than its predecessor, th D4S, with the whole unit built for the working photographer who wants a robust body that can work at high speed all the time.

Review: Flying High With the DJI Spark Compact Drone 18

Review: Flying High With the DJI Spark Compact Drone

From the Phantom to the Mavic, DJI is known for its drones. This summer, the company stepped up the competition with its newest addition, the Spark. Just by looking at it, it is not like the rest of the DJI drones – literally. The Spark is the most compact drone the company has released, weighing

DJI Mavic Pro Drone Review: A Solid, Compact Performer 20

DJI Mavic Pro Drone Review: A Solid, Compact Performer

With the latest league of drones and their reliable features, consumers now want ease of portability and compact design, too. And, the Mavic Pro from DJI delivers that. The days of a drone taking up half of the trunk of your car are gone! This fantastic unit folds up to a very compact size and

Review: Flying High with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone 22

Review: Flying High with the DJI Mavic 2 Pro Drone

It never ceases to amaze me how far drone technology has come on in recent years. I started looking into the technology back in 2008 when it was just a basic brain and you had to strap on your own lightweight camera. The biggest issues back then were camera vibrations, stabilization and seemingly needing years

Review: Snapchat Spectacles v2.0 Make a Comeback 24

Review: Snapchat Spectacles v2.0 Make a Comeback

In an effort to boost declining ratings for their social media platform, Snapchat announced the release of its original Spectacles in September 2016. The first version of the Spectacles were sunglasses with an embedded camera that allowed you to record 10-second video clips hands-free. The hype was high for these glasses and everyone was excited

Asus ZenWatch 3 Review: A Sleek and Handy Smartwatch 26

Asus ZenWatch 3 Review: A Sleek and Handy Smartwatch

ZenWatch probably hasn’t introduced any breakthroughs in terms of functionality but it most definitely turns head thanks to its unrivaled design. The rounded shape resembles a traditional timepiece emphasized by an eclipse-inspired appearance and chronograph-styled buttons. The watch can be easily synchronized with your mobile devices and even used as remote control for their cameras.

The LG G Watch: A Basic Smartwatch for Android 28

The LG G Watch: A Basic Smartwatch for Android

Smartwatches are extremely popular nowadays because of all the practical features they make accessible right on your wrist. They allow you to quickly interact with your phone, they push notifications so you never miss out on anything, and some of them can even help track your health. The LG G Watch was one of the

Hasselblad X1D-50c Medium Format Mirrorless: Is it Worth the Price? 31

Hasselblad X1D-50c Medium Format Mirrorless: Is it Worth the Price?

Most photographers go a bit weak at the knees when it comes to Hasselblad cameras. Medium format sensors and top quality is the name of their game, but outside of the studio, they are not always the most complete, well-rounded cameras. The Hasselblad X1D-50c marks a more compact design, still compatible with Hasselblad HC and

Fujifilm GFX 50R First Look and Impressions 38

Fujifilm GFX 50R First Look and Impressions

The Fujifilm GFX 50R is a 51.4-megapixel rangefinder-like medium format mirrorless camera, looking a lot like Fujifilm’s compact X-E3 mirrorless camera. Much of the workings are along the lines of its predecessor, the GFX 50S, but this time into a more compact and less pricey affair. On release, there are going to be clear comparisons

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV: An All-Around Performer 42

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV: An All-Around Performer

If Canon is good at one thing, it’s gradually turning out products that do just what they’re intended to, which is to capture great photos and videos. After all, they are one of the best manufacturers of compatible and changeable lens cameras. The Canon EOS 5D series is possibly one of the most identifiable cameras

Canon's Compact EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera Packs a Punch 46

Canon’s Compact EOS M50 Mirrorless Camera Packs a Punch

The Canon EOS M50 is an entry-level mirrorless interchangeable lens camera aimed at those who want a lightweight solution backed by great images and video, without the extra weight of its more expensive siblings. It benefits from a fully rotating touchscreen, electronic viewfinder and a 24MP APS-C sensor as per the M-series. This end of

The DJI Phantom 4 Pro 2.0 Drone Sets the Standard 49

The DJI Phantom 4 Pro 2.0 Drone Sets the Standard

The DJI Phantom 4 Pro was initially released in March 2016 and has since taken the unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) world by storm. The Phantom set the standard for drone manufacturers and is used by construction crews, photographers, videographers, news crews, engineers, law enforcement, search and rescue teams, and many others. Its iconic white body

Is the Canon 6D Still Worth Buying? 52

Is the Canon 6D Still Worth Buying?

When it comes to buying a camera, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the massive range of available features and price tags to match. Beginning photographers and those looking to upgrade their cameras to a full-frame sensor are faced with a number of choices. If budget is a concern, look toward older, but still popular,

The iPhone XS & XS Max: Photography Review 55

The iPhone XS & XS Max: Photography Review

This summer, millions of people lined up to get their hands on the new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, both released internationally on the same day. As always with a new iPhone release, there was tons of hype and expectation. So, how did they fare? Let’s dive in and have a look at everything

Luminar 2018: A Viable Alternative to Adobe Lightroom? 57

Luminar 2018: A Viable Alternative to Adobe Lightroom?

Luminar 2018, which is the latest edition of photo editing software from Skylum, is arguably one of the most advanced photo editing solutions available in the market. The product offers a great competition to Adobe Lightroom, which is available to users through a monthly subscription fee. One of the most significant aspects of Luminar is

How Does the New Apple Watch Series 4 Compare to Past Models? 60

How Does the New Apple Watch Series 4 Compare to Past Models?

This September, at a highly anticipated event, Apple released the fourth version of its wildly popular Apple Watch. The biggest change? This next generation device comes with some conspicuous health tracking additions: low heart rate detection and a built-in electrocardiogram (ECG) for the people who are concerned about their vitals. This is the first time