Nikon 85mm f1.2 AF-S ED VR

NikonRumors has posted a questionable screenshot of what may be the long-awaited new Nikon 85mm f1.2 AF-S ED VR prime.  While it’s by no means conclusive, this would be VERY welcome news to many a Nikon shooter, especially the PROS. The Nikon 85mm f1.4 is a fantastic lens, but many [...] Read more »

Canon EF 16-50 f4L H-IS

CanonRumors says they’ve heard word that there may be a new Canon EF 16-50 f4L H-IS lens coming. Sounds interesting, and certainly a new f4L lens is a possibility following on the heels of the extremely successful Canon 24-105 f4L IS. Perhaps f4L lenses will become the new best sellers [...] Read more »


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Panasonic LUMIX LX5 Features New High Sensitivity CCD and F2.0 Leica Lens for Shooting Stunning Photography and Vivid High Definition Videos SECAUCUS, NJ (July 21, 2010) – Panasonic today announced the LUMIX DMC-LX5, the ultimate compact, high-performing digital camera offering photo enthusiasts the ideal camera for capturing professional-quality photos and High [...] Read more »

Canon Going Smaller Instead of EVIL

The word out of Canon HQ is that they’re working on smaller DSLR’s to compete against the EVIL cameras instead of actually coming out with a Canon EVIL mirror-less camera. Interesting news on a few levels. We’ve been wondering / anticipating / expecting Canon to announce an EVIL camera for [...] Read more »

Nikon D7000 With Continous Video Auto Focus

So the Nikon D3100 rumor is out there, and the word is that it’ll have Nikon’s new Continous Video AF. Let’s call it CV-AF for short. This is exciting as the D3100 rumors have it quite nicely spec’d, which can only mean one thing… the Nikon D7000 is going to [...] Read more »

Nikon D3100 With Continuos Video AF

And the information (oops… rumors) keep coming… Introducing the Nikon D3100!  According to, this isn’t the Nikon D3000 replacement, but the DSLR that we thought was to be called the D4000… a new model positioned between the D3000 and the D5000. Not sure I buy that part.  Seems to [...] Read more »

What Do You Do With Your Warranty Cards?


Packaged with just about every product you buy is a warranty/registration card. Manufacturers ask that you send every one of them in or go to their website and give them your information. From time to time we may need to have our equipment repaired under warranty. But we often find [...] Read more »

The Nikon D4 Dilemma

Thom Hogan got me thinking about the Nikon D4, what it’ll be, and what type of sensor and features we can expect. Thom’s got an excellent post over at his website if you want some good reading, but basically Thom outlines what I’m going to call the Nikon D4 Dilemma. [...] Read more »