Equipment Reviews

Canon 5Dmk2 and Canon 7D, Image Quality comparison.

Canon currently offer two mid-range camera bodies in the form of the 7D and the 5Dmk2.  Both cameras have been on the market for a while, with the 5Dmk2 being the older camera.  The 5Dmk3 has  recently been released but it comes in at a substantially higher price than its predecessor.  It is positioned a […]

Canon EOS 60D Compared to the Canon EOS 7D

Whilst neither the Canon 7D nor the 60D are new models, they are both still current offerings in the Canon dslr line-up. These two cameras sit one level apart in the Canon catalog. They share a lot of specifications, and on paper, appear to be very similar, perhaps more so than they really are in […]

Compared, the Canon EF100-400L and the Canon EF 70-200 f2.8L IS II plus 2x EF III extender

When it comes to mid-range telephoto zooms, Canon users have some choices. The EF 100-400L f/4.5-5.6 IS has long been a top selling lens. Recently, with the launch of the latest Canon EF70-200 f/2.8 IS II zoom, and the Canon EF 2x III extender, this combination has been attracting attention as an alternative. Whilst earlier […]

Image Quality Comparison Canon 5Dmk2 and Canon 7D

Canon currently offer two mid-range camera bodies in the form of the 7D and the 5Dmk2.  Both cameras have been on the market for a while, with the 5Dmk2 being the older camera.  The 5Dmk3 is about to arrive on the market as I am writing this post, but it comes in at a substantially […]

Comparing Pixels, 2009 to 2007, The Canon 1Dmk4 and 40D

In this post I have taken two Canon camera bodies that are quite different in many aspects and compared the images that each one produces.  The 1Dmk4 is currently Canon’s high-end sport and wildlife camera body (about to be replaced by the 1DX).  It is a fast, high-specification camera that sells for around the USD5000 […]