Gizmodo has just posted a great comparision review between the Canon 5D Mk II and the Nikon D700. They conducted several real-world tests on both cameras and outline the pros and cons of each. Overall they plump for the 5D, mainly due to the abili [...]
Digital Photography Review have posted one of the most comprehensive reviews of a camera I think I have ever seen for the new Canon EOS 5D Mk II. The full review consists of over 40 pages of specifications, examination of the body design and menu  [...]
…so its good enough for me! It turns out the newly assigned White House photographer, Pete Souza, uses the new Canon EOS 5D Mk II. How do I know? Well President Elect Obama’s official portrait (left) was taken with a digital camera for [...]
Those of you that read my blog will know I’m something of a Canon fan so I’ve been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new 5D Mk II all year. Now its here, it seems from the reviews that it doesn’t disappoint. Engadget has just p [...]
This is just genius! Previously if you wanted to set a custom white balance for your camera you’d have to cart around your own grey card. But some genius had the brainwave to include a translucent dome into the lens cap itself allowing you t [...]
The Nikon D90 was one of the first larger SLR cameras to include a movie mode. This was closely followed by the new Canon 5D Mk II which upped the ante by providing full HD video recording. Now I’m not a fan of convergence to be honest. I [...]
DP Review has posted some interesting interviews with the key people from the major camera manufacturers that they managed to get at this years Photokina. Whilst the interviewees are understandably tight lipped about future plans and developments  [...]
Well as you’ve probably already seen as the blogosphere seems alive with the news the eagerly anticipated Canon 5D Mk II has been finally revealed. The key specs are: New 21.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor with improved EOS Integrated Cleaning Syste [...]
After many rumours going back and forth for quite a while, and following a Japanese site’s inadvertent posting of the details, Canon has today gone public with its new 50D. For more information, check out the DP Review link below. DP Review: [...]
So Canon have announced the launch of the EOS1000D claiming the reason behind it was to make it easier for people to start using DSLRs. In fact Canon Australia’s product manager for DSLRs, Chris MacLeod said: The 1000D is an entry-level mode [...]