The Photography Show 2018

First look at the Elinchrom ELB 500 TTL portable battery powered strobe

Apr 16, 2018
John Aldred

Announced at the beginning of March, the Elinchrom ELB 500 is the most powerful battery powered TTL strobe in Elinchrom’s lineup. That in itself is…

First look at the new Panasonic GX9 and GH5S mirrorless cameras

Apr 13, 2018
John Aldred

The Panasonic Lumix GX9 was announced in February and was originally expected to ship in March, but according to retailers, it’s still only available for…

First look at Fujifilm’s video-focused X-H1 mirrorless camera

Apr 13, 2018
John Aldred

A couple of big areas where users have felt Fujifilm have lacked a little in their cameras are their video capabilities and lack of in-body…

First look at the Canon EOS M50 – The ideal beginner mirrorless camera?

Apr 6, 2018
John Aldred

When the Canon EOS M50 was first announced in February it looked quite intriguing. So we went over to the Canon stand during The Photography…

A brief look at the Hoodman drone launch pads & tablet hoods

Apr 6, 2018
John Aldred

At The Photography Show, there are many big extravagant stands. But there are also many smaller stands, too, that don’t really need a huge stand….

A hands-on first look at the Cactus RQ250 lithium ion 250Ws portable strobe

Apr 4, 2018
John Aldred

Cactus has remained quite a small player in the flash scene since Godox came along with their powerful and portable lithium-ion powered strobes. But, small…

First look at the new Sigma 105mm f/1.4 Art, 70mm f/2.8 Art Macro lenses & E Mount release schedule

Apr 3, 2018
John Aldred

One of the things I was most interested in checking out during The Photography Show were the new Sigma lens offerings. Those are the 105mm…

Lowepro finally releases a 4 wheeled carry-on roller case – The PhotoStream SP 200

Mar 28, 2018
John Aldred

  Roller cases aren’t something I use very often. They’re just not practical for most of the locations at which I shoot (rocky, rough ground…

First look at the DJI Mavic Air – Mavic Pro 2 on the way? “Watch this space” says DJI

Mar 19, 2018
John Aldred

Announced last month, the Mavic Air is the newest drone from DJI. It fits in between the Spark and the Mavic Pro in DJI’s lineup,…

The first look at Lensbaby Burnside 35 at The Photography Show 2018

Mar 18, 2018
Dunja Djudjic

An interesting lens has recently joined Lensbaby family: Burnside 35 is a f/2.8 wide-angle adaptation of the Petzval lens design, with an effect slider that…