How DSLR autofocus works and why cross type points are important

Dec 15, 2017
John Aldred

For most people, exactly how phase detection autofocus in a DSLR works is a mystery. All we know is that the AF in the camera…

Patent shows the Canon 7D Mark III may get illuminated buttons

Nov 23, 2017
John Aldred

A new Canon patent has recently been published which highlights a long-awaited feature. It shows what looks like a Canon 7D or 5D style body,…

2017 DIYP Gift Guide – Cameras

Nov 21, 2017
John Aldred

With Black Friday and Christmas on the way, there’s plenty of things out there begging for our money. Whether we’re buying a gift for somebody…

Nikon D850 officially announced: 4K UHD video, 8K timelapse, US price $3,300

Aug 24, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

Nikon D850 is finally here. After the leaked specs and photos, here comes the official announcement from Nikon, along with the detailed specs and the…

See just how many photos a Canon DSLR shoots before the shutter dies

Jul 6, 2017
John Aldred

They say that a camera’s shutter life expectancy is only a guide. Chances are your shutter will die either long before that expectancy, or long…

Price and more info about Canon 6D Mark II leaked

Jun 19, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

We’re now only days away from the official announcement of Canon EOS 6D Mark II. It’s planned to replace the 6D, and new information and…

7 tricks to customize your Nikon camera and make shooting more efficient

Apr 20, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

There are plenty of ways to customize your camera. And this time, I’m not talking about adding bling to it. This is something far more…

Nikon D7500 is officially announced and available for preorders

Apr 12, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

After some rumors about announcing Nikon D7500, it’s now officially here. The latest Nikon camera from D7x00 series is available for preorders, and it’s the…

The battle is over – my Micro 4/3 camera outsold my full frame DSLR in image sales

Mar 27, 2017
Chris Corradino

The battle is over, and full frame cameras have lost the race. Here’s why: I’ve been selling photos through a high end stock agency for…

Camera sales report for 2016: lowest sales ever on DSLRs and mirrorless

Mar 2, 2017
Dunja Djudjic

2016 wasn’t exactly the best year ever, and it appears it was also pretty bad for photography. LensVid has issued a report on the camera…