You’re Printing Your Photos All Wrong. We’ll Show You How.

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed printing

A fact of life is that most people don’t print their photos correctly or even in the best way. We recently had an email asking about this. Believe it or not, we print images monthly for our reviews. So today, we’re giving you folks some insights into how we print and why we print the way we do. If you’re curious about printing, this is the episode of Pro Camera Reviews you’re going to love.

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Do You Think AI Is Helping Or Destroying Photography?

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed AI in Photography.

AI in photography is a very touchy subject. It can surely make cameras and lenses much more effective. But we also shouldn’t use it as a crutch. We’re perfectly capable of doing many things. And we just need to be more experienced. AI is surely changing the way that we do photography. It will also change it for future generations. So we’d love to know your thoughts on this.

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Watch Photography With the Sigma 105mm f2.8 Macro

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed the new Sigma 105mm f2.8 DG DN Macro Art.

Stunning! That’s how we feel about the Sigma 105mm f2.8 DG DN Macro Art so far. And quite honestly, so too did an audience in our recent Pro Camera Reviews episode. We paired it with the Sony a7r III and a Profoto light to see how well it could perform. Specifically, we used it with Food and watches. If you’re a big fan of watch photography, you’re going to want to check this one out. We discussed more in a recent episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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What You Want to Know About the Fujifilm 10-24mm F4 R WR OIS

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed the new Fujifilm 10-24mm f4 R WR OIS.

So far, the Fujifilm 10-24mm f4 R WR OIS is shaping up to be a great lens. It’s one of the smallest and lightest zoom lenses with a constant aperture on the market. It’s a step up from the predecessor in a few ways. Not only is it lighter, but it’s also weather sealed. Weather sealing is a huge part of all this! We discussed more in a recent episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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There Are Too Many Good Cameras and Not Enough Excellent Ones

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed how camera manufacturers need to innovate more.

Everyone has been asking for cheaper cameras. They complain about why cameras are so expensive. But as readers have noticed, all these camera reviews sound the same. And there’s great reasons for that. The Reviews team at The Phoblographer will discuss this in-depth. We’ll take a look at various camera systems and even their lenses. There are too many choices right now on the camera market, and the saturation is making it very difficult for consumers to make better buying decisions. Further, all the cameras are way too similar. Brett and Chris will discuss this in-depth and analyze what can be eliminated.

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We Played with the New Canon RF 100-500mm Lens! How Is It?

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed the new Canon RF 100-500mm f4.5-7.1 L IS USM.

We’re reviewing the Canon RF 100-500mm f4.5-7.1 L IS USM and still trying to figure out who it’s for. It’s an L lens, so Canon will try to target it at the professional photographer. But we’re also sure the hobbyist will also pick it up. We’ve been using it thus far for birding and a few other things. It’s a difficult lens to test in the pandemic, but when coupled with the Canon EOS R5 it’s a total beast! Of course, it also has gorgeous image quality. We’re going to briefly go through this lens on the next episode of Pro Camera Reviews. And most of all, we’re going to talk about what makes it special.

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The Panasonic S5 Should’ve Come Out at the Last Photokina

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed the new Panasonic S5.

So far, the Panasonic S5 is shaping up to be a good camera. It’s one of the smallest and lightest full frame mirrorless cameras on the market. And there is the inclusion of Live Composite. But as we test it further, we wonder why Panasonic didn’t release this camera ahead of all others on the market. Arguably speaking, the Panasonic S5 is the camera everyone wanted. We discussed more in a recent episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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Do You Really Need the New Sony a7s III? We Examine the Users

In Pro Camera Reviews, we recently discussed the new Sony a7s III.

We recently finished reviewing the new Sony a7s III camera. Overall, we feel it’s great, but there are ways that it could have been made better. The new camera retains a 12MP full frame sensor but has a brand new processor. With that comes the new touchscreen interface. This series has mostly been important for journalists and night shooters, and we found that it still is. So we took a deeper dive into it and the mentality of a user.

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Why I Still Adore the Fujifilm X Pro 1 Years After It Came Out

The Fujifilm X Pro 1 is still one of Chris’s favorite cameras.

In one of the latest episodes of Pro Camera Reviews, Chris discussed his love of the Fujifilm X Pro 1. This camera came from a time when photographers were deep into their editing mentality. The sensor was touted to deliver full frame image quality and better colors in some cases. Further, it was Fujifilm’s first interchangeable lens camera in the mirrorless world. So we talked about our love for this camera. Oh, and they’re cheap still on eBay.

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Why Do You Think Camera Manufacturers Aren’t Truly Innovating?

Camera manufacturers aren’t innovating at the pace they should be.

Camera manufacturers have lost the tech game. They’re not really considered big tech anymore, and they’re not doing anything truly exciting. It’s evident in many ways, but the most evident way is with consumer spending. Most folks have no reason to buy a new camera. Even more folks don’t have reasons to buy an actual camera at all. So why have one? Well, we’re wondering the same thing, and we discussed it on our latest episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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Don’t Be Afraid! Cleaning Your Camera Sensor the Right Way

Cleaning your camera is something every photographer needs to do at least once.

On last week’s episode of Pro Camera Reviews, we showed viewers how to clean their camera sensor. The audience loved it. And lots of folks have never done it before. It’s amazingly simple to do as long as you’re not afraid. You should also exercise a bit of common sensor. Both Brett and Chris use different methods. And we showed two of the biggest ones on the show.

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One Camera Brand Has Issues in Our Weather Sealing Simulation

We saw people try to test 4k 60p video for a half hour; so we figured we’d do something equally stupid with weather sealing.

Go ahead! Tell us how stupid the test we did on Pro Camera Reviews was. But also keep in mind that some folks try to record video at 60p 4k for a half hour. Our test involved pouring water on cameras from a thermos. It simulates the weather sealing tests we do in real life, but in a little bit of time. Best of all: pretty much everything kept working! So if you’re going for the top line mirrorless cameras, know that they’ll be fine in most rain.

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The Sigma 85mm F1.4 DG DN Has a Most Unusual Problem

No one would have suspected that the Sigma 85mm f1.4 DG DN would have had this problem.

If I told you that the Sigma 85mm f1.4 DG DN had distortion, you wouldn’t believe me. Sigma has always struck homeruns for image quality, but their latest lens is an exception. In fact, Sigma told us that we need to turn on peripheral correction in the camera. And even after that, we’re still very shocked. It’s got a beautiful bokeh, and when shooting portraits, it still does a solid job. But if you’re shooting portraits in a scene with lots of straight lines, you’ll probably suffer a distortion issue. In our latest episode of Pro Camera Reviews, we dove into this.

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Are Sales Proving That Full Frame Is Beating Small Sensor Cameras?

What do all these full frame cameras entering the market mean for small sensor cameras?

Everyone can say that full frame cameras are good, and that smaller sensors don’t make much of a difference, but it seems like manufacturers have a different idea. They’re flooding the market with full frame cameras while there haven’t been many APS-C launches. With so many full frame cameras in the market, why would anyone necessarily go APS-C at the prices they’re at right now? Fujifilm is a welcome exception with the rendering of the X Trans sensor and its stunning lenses. But manufacturers probably see something different. Possibly, more and more people want full frame, so to make more money, why not put more out there? Indeed, there’s a lot of full frame cameras. And in our last episode of Pro Camera Reviews, we broke it all down.

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The New Sigma 100-400mm for Sony FE Makes Us Really Wonder

The new Sigma 100-400mm f5-6.3 DG OS HSM is a lot more affordable than the Sony G Master option.

We’ve been testing the Sigma 100-400mm f5-6.3 DG OS HSM on the Sony a7r IV for a little while now. It’s making us wonder whether it’s worth it over the G Master option. It’s a lot more affordable for sure, but you’re sacrificing a few things. So, we decided to talk about it a bit on the latest episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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Are There Really Three Years of Improvements in the Olympus E-M10 IV?

The Olympus E-M10 IV is the successor to a camera that came out a few years ago, and it feels great in the hand.

The Olympus E-M10 IV is the company’s latest entry-level mirrorless camera. It incorporates some of the features of its higher-end siblings and most of all boasts a nice grip. But, we’re not sure if there have been enough improvement to make you upgrade or spring for it at the price point. So, we decided to talk about it a bit on the latest episode of Pro Camera Reviews.

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