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All roads lead to Rome with the Fuji XT1

All roads lead to Rome with the Fuji XT1 As you might have read in my earlier posts, the Fuji XT1 is my favourite camera for travel. I recently purchased their new tele-zoom XF 40-150mm f/2.8 and using a lens...

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Boxing day with the Sony A7II

Boxing day with the Sony A7II Are you interested in more pictures like these? Check out my photography stories here. I was at first not going to review the Sony A7II. The 24.3MP Exmor CMOS...

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Fuji X-T1: my favourite camera for travel

Fuji X-T1: my favourite camera for travel I have come to rely on the Fuji X-T1 for travel photography. It is one of the few mirror-less cameras out there with a very decent kit...

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Sony A6000 and Zeiss Touit 12mm in Zanzibar

Sony A6000 and Zeiss Touit 12mm in Zanzibar   I’ve recently been using my Sony A6000 a lot more than the A7r. There are two reasons for this: the lack of a good wide-angle prime...

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African Photoshoot with the Fuji XT1

African Photoshoot with the Fuji XT1 I love the usability of the Fuji XT1. Once you get the hang of all the hands-on controls, it’s easy to use it in what I call auto...

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Autumn Forest with the Fuji XT1

Autumn Forest with the Fuji XT1 Strange that the last Fujifilm camera tested on DXO was the X100, and there are still no plans for testing the Fuji XT1 or the new X100T. When I...

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Sony FE2470z, the second time around

Sony FE2470z, the second time around: Is it any better?   I reviewed the Sony FE2470z f/4 earlier this year and didn’t like it. Seemed like none of the images I took with it had...

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taking photographs of the supermoon

Taking photographs of the supermoon with the Sony A7r There is a supermoon tonight, when a full moon coincides with the closest approach to the Earth on its elliptical orbit. The size of the lunar disk is...

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Olympus OMD at the Color Run in Brussels

The Color Run with the Olympus OMD EM1, EM10 and EPL7 The Olympus OMD series is about as good as it gets for micro four thirds cameras. I’m trying out 3 of the latest Olympus...

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Sony A6000 visits Bratislava

Sony A6000 visits Bratislava Sony A6000, the ideal street photography camera The Sony A6000 is the ideal street photography camera: fast AF, beautiful range of lenses and inconspicuous. So I took it along on...