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Venus 60mm f/2.8 macro 2:1 lens review


Last month Venus Optics announced their new 60mm f/2.8 Ultra-Macro lens ($379) – the world’s first 2:1 magnification lens with infinity focus. Here is a review of this lens by Julian Eichhoff  (Website | Facebook | Twitter, see also his Samyang 12mm f/2.8 fish-eye lens review): The Venus 60mm f/2.8 macro lens Venus Optics, a Chinese manufacturer, released a 60 mm f2.8 […]

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Checkout the Nikon Rumors Forum and this D750 review


I get many emails and social media messages with questions on various Nikon topics. While I am trying to answer most of them, you should post your inquiry on the NikonRumors Forum – there are many knowledgeable people there that will be happy to help you. Many interesting Nikon topics are being discussed on the forum every day. […]

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Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports lens review

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This new Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports lens (see specs) is already shipping – you can check the availability at B&H, Adorama and Amazon. Here is a detailed Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Sports lens review is by Onasj. I was fortunate to receive my Sigma 150-600 S yesterday; here are some first […]

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Nikon D750 camera review and comparison with the D810


Roberto Panciatici (website) reviews the Nikon D750 DSLR camera (click on images for larger view): Since I’m a full time professional photographer, the question I’ll try to answer in this review is: can the Nikon D750 be used for professional wedding photography? It’s not an easy question to answer, because there are numerous factors to […]

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Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* lens review: the king of all lenses?

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Max Angeloni reviews the Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* lens: Big, fat, heavy and manual focus. Can a lens like this be considered a must have lens in the era of miniaturization and electronics? Let’s find out together. Imagine you are a lens engineer. One day your boss comes to you saying you have to […]

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Quick Nikon D750 review with macro pictures

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A quick Nikon D750 review by Pedro Lastra (flickr): Here is my quick review of this brand new Nikon camera and its ground breaking technologies. This review is very much biased to my personal shooting style and preferences and may not be as relevant to photographers with alternate workflows:

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Using the Nikon D810 for wildlife photography


Des Ong (website | Facebook | Instagram) shares his initial impressions on using the D810 for wildlife photography (see also his previous guest post): A few months ago I had the opportunity to try the D800e as I was looking for a backup body. Some of you may recall from my previous article [link?] that […]

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