I am going to complete this introduction quickly. Canon has fully revealed their full-frame mirrorless system. After a few days of reading through the information available from Canon and first-hand accounts, I cannot help but notice it has some major issues compared to its main competition – Sony and Nikon. My focus is on how the end-user is affected, so this article is about real practical considerations. These are issues that the person who is going to hand over their hard-earned money for a Canon R system needs to think through, and they should. Photography is an expensive hobby if you are not making money from it. Continue reading “5 Major Problems with the Canon R System (2018)”
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As we like to say in a creative visual industry, “a picture says a thousand words”.
The Hasselblad X1D is not only visibly smaller than Nikon’s current resolution and dynamic-range champion D810, it is also a considerable 255g lighter. That’s a lot of heft and weight! Bear in mind the Hasselblad has a physically larger sensor, more resolution at 50MB+, obviously superior dynamic range and better ISO performance! Continue reading “Why Canikon Needs To Respond To The Mirrorless Evolution, ASAP”
It’s kind of funny how Photokina 2016 turned out. The current big three of Japanese camera makers – Canon, Nikon, Sony (although Sony is in a distant 3rd place) turned up, but their loyal customers didn’t get exactly what they hoped for.