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Canon 17-35mm L – Review

If camera gear is truly addictive, then I’m an addict.  I find that it’s hard to be satisfied with a lens – it seems that there’s always a…

Where are the new lenses?

Canon has been surprisingly slow in releasing new lenses this year.  Sure, there’s some consumer level lenses, and we got the 70-200L IS Mk II – but that’s…

Canon 400D

I’m probably writing too many gear-related posts lately.  And by lately, I look back and see that what I really mean is, since the start of winter.  Winter…

Canon EF 70-210mm f/4 – Review

The lens bug is still with me, and the latest acquisition is another golden oldie, the Canon 70-210mm f/4 telephoto.  This was one of the first EF fast…

Canon Wireless Flash System

With the introduction of the EOS 7D, Canon finally took the initiative to play catch-up to Nikon in an area where they had been woefully lacking: wireless flash…

Unhealthy Addictions

The Canon USA page should probably come with a warning label, like the ones they put on beer and cigarettes.  Something along the lines of, “Caution – viewing…

How to practice lighting without models

I’m sure I’m not the only photog out there who gets the urge to setup the strobes and play with light now and then.  Maybe you saw a…

Canon Powershot SX120 – Review

Several changes in my system have forced me to reevaluate my current gear load, and some pieces are being replaced. Foremost is my Canon G10, which has been…

Canon 50mm f/1.8 Mk 1 – Review

This weekend I broke my usual line of purchases by buying the Canon 50mm f/1.8 Mk 1 lens.  What’s so different about this lens?  A couple of things,…

Canon 28-135mm IS – Review

The term “kit lens” is used to cover all manner of sins. In some cases, such as the infamous Canon 18-55mm kit lens, the sins are very real…

Canon EOS 7D – Review: Part 3b

I headed out this morning to do some sunrise shooting but was thwarted by an overcast sky and cold winds, and ended up coming home with only about…

Canon EOS 7D – Review: Part 3

For the final part in my series of reviews on the Canon EOS 7D, I’ll present the evidence that speaks loudest of all – sample images at a…