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Sony Cyber-shot QX100

New Sony QX Series Cameras: Reinventing Consumer Range Cameras

September 05, 2013 / by

Sony just announce the QX series “Lens Style” cameras that clip onto, and are controlled by, your phone. Is it an attempt to shake up the market? Or is the new form factor brilliance misunderstood? Here’s our take on the new QX line.


Clik Elite Tropfen Camera Backpack Review

June 03, 2013 / by

From Clik Elite, the makers of high adventure bags, comes a new classic line and this new Tropfen backpack. It’s unique design will win the hearts of many, but will it live up to the expectations of the brand?

Sigma F1.4 DG HSM - Aperture

Sigma 35mm F1.4 DG HSM | A Lens Review

April 03, 2013 / by

With the introduction of their new 35mm F1.4, Sigma has raised the bar. In our hands-on review, we explore it’s capabilities and evaluate the results.

ReadyCap - Base, back, screws, two step rings

Introducing: ReadyCap Lens Cap Holder

October 31, 2012 / by

Where do you stick your Lens Cap when not in use? Do you stick it in your pocket with all that lint? Or do you use one of those annoying strings? ReadyCap introduces a new and improved solution. We got a chance to take a look at it, and we share our findings with you.

Sigma's new 35mm F1.4 DG HSM (Art)

Sigma Global Vision: A Fresh Way To Think About Camera Lenses

September 20, 2012 / by

Sigma Global Vision is the brand’s new initiative and restructuring of its lens lineup. But is it just a marketing ploy? We think not. After digging deep into the press releases and the product descriptions, we think the initiative will blow your mind.

The inside of the Mild Enthusiast

Crumpler Mild Enthusiast (Medium) Bag Review

August 01, 2012 / by

Crumpler has a lot of fans, and for good reason. Their bags are among the most innovative on the market and built with quality. Simon takes the Mild Enthusiast (Medium) for a spin to see if it holds up to the hype. Read on to see our in-depth review.


Kata MiniBee-111 UL Camera Backpack Review

March 16, 2012 / by

Kata, who is well known for their quality and innovative bags, has some new products on the market. Among them is the MiniBee-111 UL, which we happened to get our hands on for review. It’s a camera backpack with an aluminum frame, offering ultimate comfort and support. Read on to learn more about the bag and to see our thoughts.

Vanguard Up-Rise 43

Vanguard Up-Rise 43 Sling Camera Bag (Review)

June 01, 2011 / by

Our very own Brent Mills test drives one of Vanguard’s newest sling bags, the Up-Rise 43. Can the Up-Rise 43 turn this two-strap user into a sling bag fan? Read on to find out.

Kata Bug-205 PL: Small Flap & Logo

Kata Pro-Light Bug-205 PL (Review)

January 12, 2011 / by

One of Kata’s newest bags, he Pro-Light Bug-205 PL backpack, features a unique design. Will it serve your needs? Find out as we offer one of our thorough reviews of the bag.

(photo courtesy of Vanguard)

Great Products Seen at PDN Photo Plus Expo 2010

November 01, 2010 / by

PDN Photo Plus Expo wrapped up another successful year. We were there to observe some of the years best new products. Some really stood out from the crowd, and we’re prepared to share our list of the most interesting.