Now for my favorite part of PhotoPlus Expo – finding cool new products! Sure, the big boys like Canon and Nikon have massive booths to attract crowds, but I have plenty of respect for the little guys trying to make an impression from their little booth.
After you get over the sheer heft of the Canon 1D X, the next thing you notice is all those buttons! With over 30-buttons, this camera is a high-tech mission control. Many of these buttons can even be customized by the user to create a unique [...]
Canon was not allowing people to take sample photos with the new Canon 1D X (but I bet Vincent Laforet already shot a video with it). In fact, all of the 1D X protoypes were bolted down to prevent them from wandering to far. However, I [...]
I finally got my hands on the new Sigma 120-300mm f/2.8! It is a powerful lens. Fast focusing, very sharp and the built-in image stabilization works very well. Did I mention that it has a f/2.8 through its entire range?? You can see a couple sample [...]
I have to admit, the Nikon 1 is a cool little camera. Nikon is offering two versions of tiny mirrorless camera(J1 for $649 & V1 for $899), along with 4 lens (10mm f/2.8, 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6, 30-110mm f/3.5-5.6 and 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6). Nikon also introduced dedicated [...]