Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Photographers’ playground at Whitby steampunk festival

Never a dull moment in Whitby. From Dracula and Goths to steam punk, there's lots to exercise your shutter at this North Yorkshire seaside resort

EISA Awards 2019: No Leica gongs but kudos for L-mount Alliance

Panasonic S1R is the best advanced full frame camera of 2019 and Sigma pulls off two major zoom lens accolades in EISA Awards

Vintage cameras as fashion accessories

You're not dressed for the Forties unless you have a vintage camera around your neck. As Mike found out last weekend

Sony RX100 VI: AP compact camera of the year

AP magazine has chosen the Sony RX100 Mark VI as its compact camera of the year. And with good reason, as we found out....

Going Down Jordan

William takes us on a photographic tour of Jordan, ending at the magificent site of Petra

Sony loses FF mirrorless market share

Once top of the tree, Sony is predictably losing market share to its new Japanese rivals.

Busy Bees: Leica, Panasonic, Nikon in a big week for camera news

The past week has been one of the busiest for equipment releases in recent years. The really big news was the introduction of the Nikon Z6 and Z7, but Leica and Panasonic added to the party. Mike thinks it’s time to sit back and take stock….

Nikonos of underwater fame resurfaces. But for what purposes?

The Nikonos was one of the most popular underwater cameras of all time. After allowing the trademark to lapse in 2008, Nikon — the new champion of the mirrorless camera — has re-registered Nikonos. Will we soon see an underwater Zed?

Nikon P1000: Zooming to 3,000mm in new “compact”

Do you have room in your pocket for a “compact” digital camera with a 3000mm zoom lens? Nikon is here to tempt you….

Could this be the end for the Nikon 1 series? We hope not.

Rumours have been swirling around Nikon's unique one-inch sensor CX system range. Will it be discontinued or not? Mike hopes there is a future for this mini system.