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Panasonic 70-200mm f/2.8 S PRO Field Test: A versatile, rugged and sharp telephoto zoom lens

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Panasonic's L-mount family of full-frame lenses debuted back in early 2019 with a trio of lenses, including a classic 70-200mm telephoto zoom lens....

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Overall Camera!

 
 

As our big Camera of the Year week draws to a close here at Imaging Resource, there's just one last thing remaining for us to do... announce our Big Winner for 2020! It's been such a strange year for most of us in...

Nikon Z6 II First Shots: Sample images from Nikon’s upgraded 24MP enthusiast mirrorless camera

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At first glance, Nikon's new Z6 II full-frame mirrorless camera looks an awful lot like its predecessor. Sharing a nearly identical physical design, this refreshed...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Readers’ Choice Poll Results!

 
 

For eight years we've been bringing you our Camera of the Year awards to showcase the best of the best that passes through our lab and the field. This year we wanted to turn the reigns over to you, the readers, and...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Prime and Zoom Lenses

 
 

Cameras may be the bread of the meal, but lenses are the butter. Especially good lenses. They help you really shape your image, reel in the outside world, and can be the key difference-maker in both still...

Olympus finally unveils the 150-400mm f/4.5 IS Pro super-telephoto lens: See our in-depth Field Test

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Olympus 150-400mm f/4.5 IS Pro Field Test

 
 

Initially unveiled alongside the E-M1X back at CP+ in 2019 as a development announcement, the M.Zuiko 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens...

Fujifilm announces GFX 100 IR and Pixel Shift functionality for GFX 100, resulting in 400MP image

 
 

Fujifilm has introduced an infrared version of its GFX 100 medium format camera, the GFX 100 IR. In addition to the GFX 100 IR model, Fujifilm has also announced firmware version 3.00 for the GFX 100, adding a new Pixel Shift feature. This Pixel Shift Multi-Shot feature allows the camera to capture 400 megapixel...

Panasonic 70-200mm f/2.8 S PRO Field Test: A versatile, rugged and sharp telephoto zoom lens

Click here to read our Panasonic 70-200mm f/2.8 S PRO Field Test

 
 

Panasonic's L-mount family of full-frame lenses debuted back in early 2019 with a trio of lenses, including a classic 70-200mm telephoto zoom lens. However, this first model was of the f/4 variety, which helps make it lighter and more portable but...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Overall Camera!

 
 

As our big Camera of the Year week draws to a close here at Imaging Resource, there's just one last thing remaining for us to do... announce our Big Winner for 2020! It's been such a strange year for most of us in life, but fortunately the camera manufacturers have continued to deliver awesome products, and today...

Nikon Z6 II First Shots: Sample images from Nikon’s upgraded 24MP enthusiast mirrorless camera

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At first glance, Nikon's new Z6 II full-frame mirrorless camera looks an awful lot like its predecessor. Sharing a nearly identical physical design, this refreshed 24MP enthusiast-grade full-frame mirrorless is largely unchanged on the outside, save for a few...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Readers’ Choice Poll Results!

 
 

For eight years we've been bringing you our Camera of the Year awards to showcase the best of the best that passes through our lab and the field. This year we wanted to turn the reigns over to you, the readers, and get your take! 

A few weeks ago we put together a poll featuring eight of the top cameras from...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Prime and Zoom Lenses

 
 

Cameras may be the bread of the meal, but lenses are the butter. Especially good lenses. They help you really shape your image, reel in the outside world, and can be the key difference-maker in both still photography and videography.

Today we present to you six wonderful lenses released in 2020 - four zooms and...

Olympus announces firmware 2.0 for E-M1X camera, adding AI-powered Bird Detection

 
 

It's been a big day for Olympus. In addition to announcing the 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens, which William Brawley has Field Tested, Olympus detailed a major new firmware update for its OM-D E-M1X mirrorless camera. Firmware version 2.0 adds Bird Detection to Intelligent Subject Detection Autofocus, RAW...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Enthusiast Full Frame, Crop Frame, and Professional

 
 

Our 2020 Camera of the Year train rolls forward today as we move up into the enthusiast and professional realms of the photographic world. This is the territory most frequented by our long-term readers... the gear that aims to do it all!

To be clear on our definition of "enthusiast," we'll call it someone who's...

Olympus finally unveils the 150-400mm f/4.5 IS Pro super-telephoto lens: See our in-depth Field Test

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Olympus 150-400mm f/4.5 IS Pro Field Test

 
 

Initially unveiled alongside the E-M1X back at CP+ in 2019 as a development announcement, the M.Zuiko 150-400mm f/4.5 TC1.25x IS PRO lens is arguably Olympus' most ambitious new lens, offering a massive amount of telephoto reach yet...

Imaging Resource Camera of the Year 2020: Best Entry-level Full Frame & Fixed Lens cameras

 
 

It's that time of year, everyone... Camera of the Year time! We're extra excited about it this year at Imaging Resource because this is our first awards season under our new awesome parent company, Madavor Media. It's more special than ever to be unveiling our choices for the Best of the Best cameras and lenses...

Like bird photography? Enter our Feather Focus Photo Contest and get a chance to win an Olympus E-M1 III

 
 

If you like photographing birds then you're in luck, because we've joined forces with our sister site Digital Photo and today launched the new Feather Focus Photo Contest. Sponsored by our friends at Olympus and hosted on Digital Photo, the grand prize is an amazing assortment of gear and cash... and the contest is...

Taking a stroll around Atlanta with Sony’s compact A7C full-frame mirrorless camera

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For those photographers wanting something small, compact and easy to carry, they have traditionally had to turn to crop-sensor cameras. If you want to go big in the sensor department with a Sony, a hefty camera usually followed. The impressive Sony RX1-series changed that...

Panasonic announces first of four F1.8 full-frame L-mount primes: LUMIX S 85mm f/1.8

 
 

Panasonic has announced the latest addition to its growing full-frame L-mount lens lineup, the LUMIX S 85mm f/1.8 prime. This new lightweight and compact full-frame prime lens joins the LUMIX S PRO 50mm f/1.4 as the second prime lens released so far in Panasonic's full-frame lens series.

This new 85mm f/1.8 lens...

Canon announces RF 70-200mm f/4L IS, RF 50mm f/1.8 lenses and Pixma PRO-200 photo printer

 
 

As one would expect, Canon continues to expand and grow its new RF camera system, today adding a couple more RF-mount lenses to its arsenal: the RF 70-200mm f/4L IS and the RF 50mm f/1.8 STM. Similar to their EF lens family, the RF lens lineup now features two choices for 70-200mm telephoto zoom, a faster f/2.8...

Fujifilm XF 50mm f/1.0 Field Test: Fuji’s newest prime lens is all about that bokeh

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Fast prime lenses with apertures ranging from f/1.4-1.8 are very common, but our eyes widen and our attentions pique when we spot a lens with a faster aperture. Lenses with an f/1.2 aperture are pretty serious light-gathering tools, so when Fujifilm put a...

Best Camera of 2020? IR Camera of the Year Reader Poll [Update: Poll Closed]

 
 

We began awarding a Camera of the Year in 2012, and since that time we've seen some awesome cameras come through our lab. Now we've decided to put you, our esteemed readers, in the driver's seat in casting a ballot for your favorite camera from 2020!

Camera of the Year Reader Poll 2020

The year 2020 has seen a...

Sony A7C First Shots: Lab sample images from Sony’s new ultra-compact full-frame mirrorless camera

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Sony has, arguably, been the king when it comes to the modern "full-frame mirrorless" category, kick-starting this camera segment with their A7-series models dating all the way back to 2013. Since that time, most other manufacturers have jumped into the fight with...

Fujifilm X-T200 Gallery: The best bang for the buck that $500 has ever bought?

 
 

As I began to pen this piece I noticed the current street price of the Fujifilm X-T200... $449 body-only at both B&H and Adorama! I'd just spent a week marveling at the IQ of this entry-level offering from Fujifilm, and that was at the original $699 price tag. So it didn't surprise me after seeing this new price to...

Nikon Z5 Field Test: Does Nikon’s most affordable full-frame mirrorless deliver high-end performance?

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Historically, full-frame cameras tend to be large, bulky and expensive, putting them well into the realm of professional photography tools. However, these days, full-frame technology has become less expensive, and with the advent of mirrorless cameras, things aren't so...

Fujifilm announces new XF 10-24mm f/4 WR OIS lens, successor to the popular original from 2013

 
 

To say we've loved the XF 10-24mm f/4 OIS lens here at IR is an understatement. It's been used countless times across so many camera reviews, for both stills galleries and video testing. It's just a terrific lens all around, and now it seems that our friends at Fujifilm have found ways to make it even better.

XF...