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Canon EOS-1D X Mark II hands-on review


The wait is over, and Canon has unveiled its brand new flagship sports, action and press camera, the EOS-1D X Mark II.  Keen Canon watchers have long suspected a new model was in the wings, but it’s only now that the specifications have become official. Even better, Canon invited us ...

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Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Review


Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM Review Meet a ‘reassuringly expensive’ new wide prime, as we review the Canon EF 35mm f/1.4L II USM… Price: £1,800/$1,800Canon has thrown its full technological might into the Mk II edition of its 35mm f/1.4 L-series lens. It’s bigger and heavier than the 17-year-old edition ...

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Canon EOS 6D vs Nikon D750


Want the very best enthusiast-level digital SLR without blowing your budget on a fully professional body? There are two main contenders– the Canon EOS 6D vs the Nikon D750. Canon and Nikon’s range of ‘professional’ digital SLRs kick off with the 5D Mk III and D810, both of which cost roughly £1,000/$1,000 ...

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Nikon D500 hands-on review


It has a smaller body and sensor than the D5, but the D500 has many of the same components as Nikon’s new top-end camera. Find out our first impression in our hands-on Nikon D500 review. For ages there’s been an empty space at the top of Nikon’s line of APS-C ...

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Nikon D5 hands-on review


Nikon’s flagship SLR looks set to be the camera of choice for pros at the Olympic games this summer as long as they don’t want to shoot 4K videos longer than 3 minutes. Find out our first impressions in our hands-on Nikon D5 review. Jump To: Nikon D5 hands-on review ...

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Nikon D500 vs Canon EOS 7D Mark II


Both the Nikon D500 and the Canon EOS 7D Mark II are the flagship APS-C DSLRs from the two giants of digital camera manufacturing. So how do they compare? The EOS 7D Mark II, released in 2014, is a compelling upgrade from the 7D, with 65 autofocus points and a ...

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Fujifilm X70 hands-on review


With its APS-C sensor, prime lens and plenty of manual control, Fujifilm’s latest pocket powerhouse make an impression in the enthusiast market. Find out our head of testing’s first impressions in her hands-on Fuji X70 review. Despite their popularity, Fujifilm’s X100 series of compacts have always had a slight disadvantage ...

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Fujifilm X-Pro 2 hands-on review


Thanks to a new 24MP sensor and an Advanced Hybrid Multi Viewfinder, as well as improved focusing and handling among other treats, the X-Pro 2 looks like a fine upgrade on the hugely popular X-Pro 1. Find out our head of testing’s first impressions in her hands-on Fuji X-Pro 2 ...

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