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Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital lens review / test by SLR Gear

6 January, 2016 (16:37) | Lens, Olympus, Review | By: Camera News

Olympus 300mm f4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital lens review  test by SLR Gear
Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro

The online review website SLR Gear has tested the new PRO lens from Olympus called Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital. This pro lens is super compact and provides a long lang range its 300mm focal length that should fit many wildlife and bird photographers using the mirco Four Thirds standard.

Some key features for the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko lens:
-300mm focal length (equivalent to 600mm in 35mm standard)
-9 (rounded) Diaphragm Blades
-High-Speed AF (Movie & Still Compatible)
-Weight: 1.27kg / 2.8 lb
-Built-in image stabilization

SLR Gear ends up giving the Olympus PRO lens a very good review and even calling it “heck of a lens” with stunning image stabilization and excellent image quality. One drawback is a hefty price tag.
Read the full review of the Olympus 300mm f/4.0 IS Pro ED M.Zuiko Digital lens here.

Nikon D5300 DSLR camera review / test by Photography Blog

20 November, 2013 (13:50) | DSLR, Nikon, Review | By: Camera News

Nikon D5300 DSLR camera review
Nikon D5300 DSLR camera

Photography Blog has reviewed a new DSLR camera from Nikon called Nikon D5300. It comes with a might 24.2 megapixels and nifty features such as GPS and Wi-Fi.

Some key features for the Nikon D5300 DSLR camera:
-24.2 megapixel image sensor
-3.2″ LCD screen
-39-point autofocus system
-Built-in Wi-Fi connectivity
-GPS connectivity
-Full HD movies at 1080/50/60p with stereo sound

Photography Blog ends up giving the a “Highly Recommended” rating with 4.5 stars out of 5 possible. Overall the Nikon camera scores very high with highest scores on value for your money, features, design and image quality. The only place where the D5300 scores a little lower is on how easy it is to use.
This DSLR seems like a mighty fine camera, but not that much has changed from the previous model: the D5200.
Read the full review of the Nikon D5300 DSLR camera here.

Canon PowerShot G16 digital camera review / test by Trusted Reviews

20 November, 2013 (10:28) | Canon, Compact Camera, Review | By: Camera News

Canon PowerShot G16 digital camera
Canon PowerShot G16

Trusted Reviews has tested the new high end compact camera from Canon called Canon PowerShot G16. This series of cameras has been very popular so it will interesting to see how the latest edition performs.

Some key features for the Canon PowerShot G16 camera:
-12.1 megapixel image sensor
-3″ 921k-dot LCD screen
-5x optical zoom lens (28-140mm f/1.8-2.8)
-ISO sensitivity 80 to 12800
-Video quality: 1920 x 1080 @ 30fps

Trusted Reviews ends up giving the G16 an overall score of 8 out of 10 possible stars. The Canon camera scores highest on design and image quality, a little lower on features and performance, while it scores lowest on value for your money where it only gets 6 out of 10 stars. If you have plenty of cash and look for an advanced compact camera that produces excellent pictures, this camera might be your choice.
Read the full review of the Canon PowerShot G16 digital camera here.

Samsung DV300F DualView digital camera review / test by Photography Blog

23 May, 2012 (11:27) | Compact Camera, Review | By: Camera News

Samsung DV300F DualView digital camera
Samsung DV300F

Photography Blog has reviewed a new compact digital camera from Samsung called Samsung DV300F. The Samsung camera comes with many interesting features such as DualView, WiFi and plenty of megapixels.

Some key features for the Samsung DV300F camera:
-16.4 megapixel image sensor
-5x optical zoom lens (25-125mm)
-DualView
-1.5″ front-side LCD screen
-3″ rear LCD screen
-WiFi connectivity
-Dual image stabilization

Photography Blog ends up giving the DV300F a “Recommended” rating with an overall score of 4 out of 5 possible stars. The digital camera scores highest on features, a little lower on image quality and value for your money, and lowest on ease of use and design. The Samsung camera has tons of cool features and it is nice to seem being innovative.
Read the full review of the Samsung DV300F DualView digital camera here.


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