We have all probably paid the ridiculous fees that airlines are charging for bags. What started as a means of charging for excess luggage has quickly turned in to a new scheme for making revenue off of normal travelers. For those of us who carry equipment with us, the situation is even worse as we are forced to check at least one bag. Here is how to save on those baggage fees the next time you fly:
Nikon has just announced an upgraded D5200 DSLR. With a considerable 50% increase in megapixels, faster shooting rates, 39pt focus system, and a stereo microphone, the D5200 offers a modest increase in quality over its predecessor.
Canon has just announced two new lenses, a 24-70mm f/4L IS USM and a 35mm f/2 IS USM. While picture quality will likely be amazing from both of these lenses, they will have a less pronounced fit in the marketplace.
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We take the Nikon D600 up against the Canon 5D Mark III to test Dynamic range, low light performance, easability of use, and overall hardware. While the 5D mark III is more expensive, the D600 boasts professional level specifications in a smaller and lighter body. Can the D600 win over professionals looking for a cheaper or smaller alternative? Will the 5D Mark III's size and weight keep it from being the perfect backup body or travel camera? Let's find out.
Adobe Lightroom has now been updated to version 4.2. Included in the update are bug fixes and small improvements, most notably the addion of support for the Nikon D600.
An unbelievable DSLR at an unbelievable price widely available almost immediately after an announcement? This surely cannot be true. While many waited months for the D800 & 5D mark III and others waited the better part of the year for the D4 and 1DX, this ever important camera is now available after only a few weeks. And at first glance, the results are amazing. Stay tuned for this full review. It will be updated daily with new information, impressions, sample photographs, and results.
Learning Cameras goes over the basics of flash and how to control the amount, power, and cycle time of your flash.
We go hands on for a review of the Yongnuo YN-560 Flash & RF-603 Trigger. Can this inexpensive flash & trigger hold up to our tests and are they worth your money or will they simply become your next door stop.
Canon has just announced a new mirrorless camera system! The EOS-M, a first for Canon, has a large APS-C sensor backed with the latest Digiv V processor for great quality photos and videos, even in low light.
We take a look at the new HP Envy 15 and give a full look at everything good and bad in the current model. We also compare it hands on with the 2011 HP Envy 14 to give a full perspective on what has changed, what is better, and what could be better. Spoiler: it has a great looking screen.