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Review: Cactus V6 II Wireless Flash Trigger Transceiver

Bernard Brand, a portrait and conceptual photographer and artist based in Pretoria, South Africa, reviews the Cactus V6 II Wireless Flash Trigger Transceiver with some telling before and after photos. I currently use the previous version of the Cactus V6 triggers along with two [...]

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LensCoat: Protect Your Photographic Gear

LensCoat has you covered Founded by nature photographer, Scott Elowitz, the goal for LensCoat was simple; create the highest quality protective gear and accessories for your photo equipment. which is why LensCoat produces extremely high-quality neoprene lens coverings for [...]

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Review: The Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Lens Enters the Fray

If only I had a dollar for every time somebody said the 85mm was the perfect portrait photography lens. My fascination with such statements spiral when they start discussing the merits of why that specific focal length is the be-all and [...]

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Dane Jackson on why GoPro kicks butt!

Over the past decade, GoPro has grown leaps and bounds in bringing the novelty camera closer to home with exciting features and possibilities. It has since become the universal action and adventure photography companion, which is why we wanted to know why Dane Jackson, a [...]

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Review: Joby Gorillapod GP8 with Ball Head

Professional photographer and videographer, Pieter Uys from Kaimara Studio in Pretoria, Gauteng, gets the skinny on the compact Joby Gorillapod GP8 with ball head. I needed a small, compact tripod to take along on my travels. "Compact" being [...]

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Clinton Lubbe Reviews the Canon 5D mkIV

Industry expert and photography vlogger, Clinton Lubbe, puts the Canon 5D mk IV to the challenge. He focuses on the new Dual Pixel RAW feature, how it affects the camera's speed and whether it is worth all the buzz. Clinton [...]

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Elke Vogelsang Reviews the Fujifilm X-T20 and XF 50mm f/2 R WR Lens

Fujifilm X-T20 Mirrorless Camera Review Like the X-T10, the X-T20 is a versatile and capable mirrorless camera directed at hobbyists and keen amateurs. That said, even professionals would love this camera’s capabilities when it comes to studio and portrait photography. The Fuji X-T20 [...]

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