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, Samsung NX1 Review

Samsung NX1 Review

The NX1 is a class leading camera from Samsung, does it live up to the hype? Overview (review in progress) Samsung was the first company to introduce a mirrorless APS-C camera in 2010 with...

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, Sony Tough E Mount by Fotodiox for A7/A7R

Sony Tough E Mount by Fotodiox for A7/A7R

Aftermarket companies are making replacement mounts for the A7R. Are they worth the price? So what is the issue? Sony produced the A7R (and A7 and most other E mount cameras) with two piece...

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, Samsung 16-50mm f/2-2.8 S OIS on NX30

Samsung 16-50mm f/2-2.8 S OIS on NX30

Does this premium Samsung S lens stand up to ZEISS, Canon L, and premium Nikkor glass? The lens is premium build quality, using thick, but light and durable, metal alloy. It uses full weather...

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, HD Pentax DA 20-40mm F2.8-4 Limited WR on Sony A7R

HD Pentax DA 20-40mm F2.8-4 Limited WR on Sony A7R

Does the price of this fine crafted Pentax beauty match the performance? The lens is light weight and compact, not much different sized than an 18-55mm kit lens. The metal knurled rings for focus...

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, Vivitar 28mm f/2.5 on Sony A7R

Vivitar 28mm f/2.5 on Sony A7R

How does this old Vivitar do on a modern A7R? The Vivitar 28mm f/2.5 lens is a serial number 37x which indicates it was made by Tokina. I don’t have a lot of details...

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, SMC Pentax K 24mm f/2.8 on A7R

SMC Pentax K 24mm f/2.8 on A7R

How does the Pentax compact wide perform on full frame? The SMC Pentax K 24mm f/2.8 is a nice wide/ultra wide lens for full frame. It is compact and well built. Smooth focusing typical...

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, Sony ZEISS FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA on Sony A7R

Sony ZEISS FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA on Sony A7R

This is a beautifully constructed and well sized kit lens for the A7R, how does it perform? Having heard stories on how large this lens, I was pleasantly surprised to see it is no...

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, SMC Pentax DFA 100mm f/2.8 Macro WR on Sony A7R

SMC Pentax DFA 100mm f/2.8 Macro WR on Sony A7R

This 100mm f/2.8 macro is as small as they come, so how is it as a general purpose lens? When I picked this lens up I was surprised by the cold metal. The outer...

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, SMC Pentax DA* 55mm f/1.4 on Sony A7R

SMC Pentax DA* 55mm f/1.4 on Sony A7R

This classic 55mm f/1.4 lens is supposedly for APS-C, how does it do on full frame? The DA* 55mm f/1.4 is slightly larger than the FA 50mm f/1.4, but it adds an internal autofocus...

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Sharp Points: Samsung NX30 vs NX300

The first thing I noticed with the NX30 was how sharp the images were in comparison to my NX300 with the same lens. These cameras are supposedly the same sensor, so what could be...

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