Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Sensor Tested at DxOMark

DXOMark just published their review of the sensor inside the Canon EOS-1D X Mark III. According to test results Canon EOS-1D X Mark III achieves an overall DXOMark score of 83 points which puts it at the 47th place in all the full-frame and MF sensors.

When we look at similar cameras, Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Sensor scores less than the Nikon D850 (100) or the Sony a7R IV (99). To compare the 1Dx MkIII with another sport oriented camera, the Sony a9 II scores significantly better with 93 points.  On the other hand the EOS-1D X Mark III sensor score is even behind the EOS-1D X Mark II (88).

Below is the detailed conclusion:  Continue reading “Canon EOS-1D X Mark III Sensor Tested at DxOMark”

Nikon Coolpix P950 Gets 79% Overall Score and Silver Award

DPReview has completed their Nikon Coolpix P950 review. The long zoom compact camera achieves an excellent 79% overall score and Silver Award from the experts at DPReview.

The bridge camera features a 83x optical zoom range from wide-angle 24mm to super-telephoto 2,000mm and supports UHD 4K video recording at up to 30 fps and Full HD recording at 60 fps. From macro close-ups to extreme telephoto superzoom, the Nikon COOLPIX P950 delivers sharp, clear and beautiful images, all in a compact, highly portable body. Check out the Nikon Coolpix P950 Review.  Continue reading “Nikon Coolpix P950 Gets 79% Overall Score and Silver Award”

Sony ZV1 Video Review: The Ultimate Vlogging Camera?

Here is an in-depth Sony ZV1 Video Review. Designed specifically for content creators and vloggers, the Sony ZV-1 is a purpose-built compact camera blending the proven imaging capabilities of the RX100-series platform with an updated physical design for more efficient content creation.

Sony ZV-1 is built around a 1″-type 20MP stacked CMOS sensor and the 24-70mm equiv. F1.8-2.8 lens from the RX100 III, IV and VA, but it uses a fully articulating touchscreen and reworked ergonomics to allow for selfie-style operation.

Is the Sony ZV1 the ultimate vlogging camera? Chris and Jordon at DPReview TV vlog their way through an episode to find out. Check it out! Continue reading “Sony ZV1 Video Review: The Ultimate Vlogging Camera?”

Sony ZV-1 Sample Videos

Let’s take a look at Sony ZV-1 sample videos covering new features inside the camera.

Sony say that 73% of Vloggers use a smartphone, so the ZV-1 is designed to help them getter better video quality, with a more professional look, thanks to the use of a 1inch sensor.

Sony ZV-1 is built around a 1″-type 20MP stacked CMOS sensor and the 24-70mm equiv. F1.8-2.8 lens from the RX100 III, IV and VA, but it uses a fully articulating touchscreen and reworked ergonomics to allow for selfie-style operation.

Sony ZV-1 camera has a “Bokeh” button (C1) which lets you switch between the background being in focus or defocused for better subject separation. There’s also a “Product focus” setting, to quickly allow the focus to switch to products held up to the camera.

Sony ZV-1 Content Creator Camera For Vloggers.

$50 off on Sony ZV-1: $748 at AmazonB&HAdorama.

$100 off on Sony ZV-1 With Vlogger Accessory Kit: $846 at B&HAdoramaAmazon.

Continue reading “Sony ZV-1 Sample Videos”

Panasonic G9 vs Olympus E-M1 Mark III : Which is the King of MFT ?

Dpreview published a full video review of the two flagship MFT camras: Panasonic Lumix G9 and Olympus E-M1 Mark III.

The Olympus EM1 Mark III may be the new kid on the block, but the Panasonic G9 is rocking an impressive mid-life firmware upgrade. But which one is the king of the Micro Four Thirds world!

DPReview has compared the Panasonic G9 with the new Olympus E-M1 Mark III. Watch the video for a blow-by-blow comparison. Continue reading “Panasonic G9 vs Olympus E-M1 Mark III : Which is the King of MFT ?”

Fujifilm X-T4 Review : Gets 88% Overall Score and Gold Award

Fujifilm X-T4 review from Dpreview has been published. Accornig to the test results the new Fujifilm X-T4 achieved an impressive 88% overall score and Gold Award from the experts at DPReview.

The new Fujifilm X-T4 is expected to be one of the best selling mirrorless cameras in 2020. So, if you are interested or want to get as far to the front of the list as you can, you should probably go ahead and pre-order now.

Check out the Fujifilm X-T4 review details below.  Continue reading “Fujifilm X-T4 Review : Gets 88% Overall Score and Gold Award”

Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV – DxOMark Listings

Here are the Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV published by DxOMark. They have tested a total of 25 Sony E-mount lenses on the Sony a7R IV to find out which lenses work best on this full frame mirrorless camera.

This may help you find the right model for your specific style of photography or project. For a complete list please refer to our article of Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV: Continue reading “Best Lenses for Sony a7R IV – DxOMark Listings”

Panasonic G9 Firmware 2.0 Hands-on Review

Maarten Heilbron published a new hands-on review of the Panasonic G9 with the firmware 2.0 upgrade. The details of the review includes V-Log tests and samples.

As you know with this major upgrade Panasonic G9 advances a 10-bit 4:2:2 video capture for 4K at up to 30p and HDMI output of 10-bit 50 and 60p footageContinue reading “Panasonic G9 Firmware 2.0 Hands-on Review”

Additional Nikon D6 Coverage (Videos & Samples)

Additional Nikon D6 coverage including videos and sample images. So the first Nikon D6 videos started to show up with the first sample photos.

Nikon D6 (Amazon | Adorama | B&HPhoto)  is a professional DSLR designed for sports and action photography. It features a full-frame 20 Megapixel CMOS sensor and Nikon’s most advanced autofocus system, as of February 2020. The AF system has 105 points, all of which are cross-type and use a ‘triple-sensor arrangement’. Nikon claims that the D6 can focus down to -4.5EV. The camera can shoot bursts at up to 14 frames per second with continuous autofocus.

The first Nikon D6 unboxing videos: Continue reading “Additional Nikon D6 Coverage (Videos & Samples)”

First Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE Lens Review

Here is the first Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE lens review.  As you know the Voigtlander Nokton 50mm f/1.2 Aspherical Lens for Sony E-mount becomes official (check Adorama and B&H).

Looks like Lenstip is the first site tested the Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE lens. Below you can find their conclusion :  Continue reading “First Nokton 50mm f/1.2 FE Lens Review”