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Canon G7X Mark II review

Canon's PowerShot G7X Mark II builds-upon its predecessor to become one of the most attractive pocket compacts for enthusiasts. It shares the same core premise as the original, delivering a comfortable step-up in quality and control over a typical point-and-shoot or phone, while still remaining pocketable. Superficially the G7X Mark II may seem similar to its predecessor, but Canon's made a number of useful enhancements which make it a much more compelling camera overall.

I've put together another big review for you all, detailing the good and the bad of the G7X II and how it compares to major rivals including Sony's RX100 III and Panasonic's Lumix TZ100 / ZS100. I may currently be on the road in Europe, but I'm still putting in full days of work (lots of late nights!) to bring you the reviews you come to Cameralabs for! I hope you enjoy it and find it useful!

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http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_PowerShot_G7X_Mark_II/
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Fujifilm XT2 pre-production test - 4k compilation

Hi everyone, I spent a day last week trying out a pre-production Fujifilm XT2 at the Le Mans Classic race event in France, giving me a chance to shoot lots of 4k video as well as capture a bunch of stills. I've added a selection of photos, movie clips and a 4k compilation to my preview / review-in-progress at cameralabs - check them out! The compilation is below and the rest you'll find at cameralabs #XT2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEHQcGAjkgI
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Fujifilm XT2 hands-on preview and video overview!

Fujfilm's XT2 is a high-end mirrorless camera aimed at demanding enthusiasts. Successor to the original XT1, the new XT2 joins the X-Pro2 as a joint flagship with a number of features shared between them; the same 24 Megapixel APS-C X-Trans III sensor with its broader array of embedded phase-detect AF points, twin SD slots, AF joystick, 1/8000 shutter, and the ACROS mono film simulation. The XT2 adds to these with 4k video, a screen that angles sideways as well as vertically, customizable CAF, USB charging and a new portrait grip. I spent some quality time with the camera to bring you my in-depth Fujifilm XT2 preview which includes my first impressions and a half hour video tour comparing its features to the original XT1 and recent X-Pro2!

PS - expect the camera in September at a price to be confirmed.

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Fujifilm_XT2/

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The Tower at Sunset

Looking up the tower at the Glasgow Science Centre at sunset. Spent a lovely evening here recently with +Alastair Jolly from Smugmug. Coincidentally the last time I was here was last Autumn for the 2015 Euro Photowalk. We'd arrived for sunrise but dense fog meant you could barely even see the tower. So it was nice to see it bathed in yolky sunlight with a blue sky behind it. I took this with the Canon EOS 80D. Check out my review at the link below!

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_EOS_80D/
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Isolation

While building sand castles on the beach in North Berwick, Scotland a few weeks ago, I spotted this fabulous specimen that reminded me in equal measures of Edinburgh Castle and Mont St Michel. I snapped it with the Canon EOS 80D and EF-S 18-135mm STM at 135mm f5.6, using the camera's Monochrome Picture Style. It's a JPEG straight out of camera.

I was saving it to promote my upcoming EOS 80D review which should be ready on Monday (or over the weekend if you fancy a sneak peek!) but it felt appropriate today when just over half the UK voted to leave the EU. The way the once proud castle stands alone, looking small, insignificant and isolated as the passer's-by back is turned - this is how many of us feel today. I would say to anyone visiting or living in the UK from abroad though that 48% of us supported the EU, rising to over two thirds in more enlightened regions like London, Scotland, Northern Island and my home town of Brighton. Come and visit us to see parts of Britain that are still Great.

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Olympus TG Tracker - one of the first reviews of this new action-cam!

The Olympus TG Tracker is an action-camera, designed to handle tough conditions and return not just with stills and movies, but also detailed logs of the action. Sporting a multitude of sensors, the TG Tracker can detect acceleration, altitude or depth, temperature and direction of movement, and log them all for later analysis. It's waterproof to 30m, can handle a fall from 2.1m, temperatures down to -10c and survive pressures of 100Kg. The 8 Megapixel sensor is optimised for 4k video and the camera also features a built-in LED light for illuminating dim conditions - great for underwater shooting. Find out how it measures-up compared to other action cameras including the GoPro Hero4 and Sony X1000V in Ken's Olympus TG Tracker review!

PS - anyone in the UK who awoke to torrential rain on our first day of Summer this morning may also appreciate a waterproof camera!

+Olympus AU +Olympus USA

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Olympus_TOUGH_TG_Tracker/
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Canon SX720 HS review - 40x pocket super-zoom!

The PowerShot SX720 HS is Canon's flagship pocket super-zoom camera. It shares the same 20 Megapixel images and 1080 / 60p movies as its predecessor, the SX710 HS, but extends the optical zoom range from 30x to 40x while maintaining virtually the same body size. Boasting a range equivalent to 24-960mm, the SX720 HS out-guns the 30x / 24-720mm of its arch rival, the Lumix TZ80 / ZS60, but the Lumix fights back with an electronic viewfinder, 4k video and touch-screen, albeit at a slightly higher price. While the Lumix TZ80 / ZS60 has the better overall specification, many buyers in this market are simply after the longest zoom in the smallest and most affordable body and the SX720 HS certainly zooms longer and comes in cheaper than the Panasonic. So is it really all about the zoom, or is the Lumix a better all-round travel zoom that's worth the extra? Ken compared them both for his in-depth review at Cameralabs!!

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_PowerShot_SX720_HS/
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Fujifilm XT2 review - video overview!

I filmed a half hour video to show you around the new featiures of the Fujifilm XT2 (launched today!) and how it compares to the XT1 and X-Pro2!

#Fujifilm #XT2 +FUJIFILM UK +FUJIFILM Europe +FUJIFILM Australia

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v3AbdPo1UV0
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The Finniestone Crane

I love big machines, so it's no surprise when I'm visiting Glasgow, I'm irresistibly drawn to this giant disused crane. Commissioned in 1928, the 'Stobcross Crane' as it was officially known, stands 174 feet tall with a 152 foot cantilever jib and could lift up to 175 tons - it was primarily used to lift tanks and steam locomotives onto ships to be exported round the World. Its proximity to Finniestone Quay saw it adopt the name by locals and while the docks it served closed in 1969, it's been kept as a reminder of the city's industrial past. Today it's one of several sights in the area, including the Clyde Arc bridge, SECC Exhibition Centre and BBC Scotland - indeed it's often seen in the background of news broadcasts. There's so much to shoot around here, it's a truly target-rich environment for any photographer!

I took this during a recent visit to Glasgow with the Canon EOS 80D and EF-S 18-135mm zoom at 18mm for a 29mm equivalent field of view. It's a 60 second exposure at f16 and 100 ISO just after sunset, with a mild ND filter to soak up some of the light. This was actually my second night in a row at this location, enhanced by the company of Alastair Jolly. I also have very fond memories of being here the previous Autumn with the 2015 Euro Photowalk crew!

You can download this and all my other sample images from my Canon EOS 80D review at cameralabs!

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_EOS_80D/
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Canon EOS 80D review - the ultimate hybrid, upgraded!

Canon's EOS 80D couples the speed and confidence of a traditional mid-range DSLR with one of the best movie and live view autofocus systems on the market. This gives you the choice of uncompromised shooting whether you're using the optical viewfinder or the fully-articulated touch-screen. The earlier EOS 70D really did give you the best of both Worlds and now the EOS 80D enhances it further. Many of the new upgrades directly address deficiencies with arch rival Nikon, but it's also great to find the headlining Dual Pixel CMOS AF now working at 1080 / 60p and with all EF lenses. If you're into shooting stills and movies, it's a highly compelling option and the subject of my latest in-depth review which runs to over 14000 words and includes an hour-long video analysis! I've spent several weeks testing the EOS 80D, thoroughly testing every aspect and comparing its quality and performance closely with Nikon's D7200. Find out which is best for you in my review linked below.

PS - as always if you're shopping for anything at Amazon, Adorama or B&H, you can support my work by first clicking through to them via the links at the bottom of my reviews at cameralabs - or of course by shouting me a coffee - cheers!

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_EOS_80D/
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Canon EOS 80D video review

Hi everyone, if you're interested in Canon's latest mid-range DSLR, the EOS 80D, grab your favourite drink, sit down and check out this video where +Doug Kaye and I discuss all the new features and its pros and cons versus the competition!

PS - my final review at cameralabs.com will be ready shortly, but in the meantime I have loads of sample images there you can download at their original quality.

#Canon #eos #80d #dslr +Canon UK +Canon Rumors

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lrtUPWs__Dk
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The Tower of Power

Ever since Brighton's new i360 Tower began construction I had this view in mind for a long exposure. Today I gave it my first shot and while I'm sure there'll be much better clouds in the future, I quite like the result! It is, as always, an out-of-camera JPEG, this time from the Fujifilm X-Pro2 using its high-contrast ACROS film simulation. I shot with the XF 10-24mm lens set to 10mm and closed to f16 with 13 stops of Lee Neutral Density filters in front to allow a 60 second exposure (via Triggertrap) in broad daylight. I use the Lee Seven5 system which sadly vignettes on the 10-24mm below 12-13mm, but I've decided to keep in the evidence of the filter holder on the sides as it acts like a vignette, framing the composition. I've posted a cropped square version on Instagram (@cameralabs) with a little digital vignette - let me know which you prefer! As a side-note, I felt a little unfaithful with my back turned to both the Sea and the Old West Pier. Don't worry, I've not forgotten either of you, but I feel like the i360 could become a new muse for long exposure photographers.

PS - my Fujifilm X-Pro 2 review is at the link below:

http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Fujifilm_X-Pro2/
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Hello! I'm Gordon Laing, Editor of Cameralabs!
 
I've been into photography since my childhood, so it's great to be able to test and review cameras for a living. I'm also into travelling and good food, and I'm happiest when I'm combining all three!
 
If you're wondering what camera, lens or accessory to buy next, are looking for a photograhy tutorial, or simply fancy a chat about photography, then please head over to Cameralabs!
 
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In fitter times, I finally plucked up the courage to hike-up Angels landing in Zion Canyon. On a less healthy, but no less proud moment, I squeezed-in no fewer than 13 puddings in England's famous 'Pudding Club'.
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Best camera, Best DSLR, Best Lens, Buyers Guide | Cameralabs
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Looking for the best DSLRs, point-and-shoot cameras, lenses or accessories? Check out my Buyer's Guide and reviews!

Sony NEX C3 noise | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Sony Alpha NEX C3 review? We've fully tested it against rivals from Panasonic and Olympus. Includes sample images, videos and the best prices.

Nikon D3000 review - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Nikon_D3000/ . A 12 minute HD tour around the Nikon D3000, the company's latest budget DSLR, featuring a bra...

Panasonic FZ150 noise | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Panasonic Lumix FZ150 review? Check out my in-depth report with sample images, movies and comparisons against key rivals.

Canon EOS 1000D / Rebel XS review - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com . A ten minute video tour around Canon's latest budget DSLR, the EOS 1000D / Rebel XS, by Gordon Laing, Editor of ht...

Canon EOS 5D Mark II review Part 1 - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_EOS_5D_Mark_II/ . Part 1 of an 18 minute high definition tour around Canon's latest full-frame DSLR, t...

Olympus E-620 review - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Olympus_E-620/ . A ten minute HD tour around the Olympus E-620, the company's latest upper-entry-level DSLR,...

Canon EF-S 10-22mm wide angle lens review - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon1022EFS/ : A five minute video tour around the Canon EF-S 10-22mm ultra wide angle lens by Gordon Laing...

Panasonic FZ150 vs HX100V vs SX40 HS vs FZ47 / FZ48 | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Panasonic Lumix FZ150 review? Check out my in-depth report with sample images, movies and comparisons against key rivals.

Nikon D5100 review | Cameralabs
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In-depth review of the Nikon D5100 DSLR, comparing its quality and features against rivals including the Canon EOS 600D / Rebel T3i. Includes sample images

Panasonic GF3 review | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Panasonic GF3 review? We've fully tested the latest Lumix against rivals from Sony and Olympus.

Panasonic GF3 review | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Panasonic GF3 review? We've fully tested the latest Lumix against rivals from Sony and Olympus.

Nikon D3x review / Vermont Fall Photography | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Nikon D3x review? Our writer rented one for 10 days to photograph the Vermont Fall Foliage. Find out if it was the camera he a

Nikon COOLPIX S9100 review | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Nikon COOLPIX S9100 review? Check out my in-depth report including sample images, movies and comparisons against rival super-zoom cameras.

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Canon 8-15mm review | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Canon 8-15mm fisheye review? In my full report I'll delve into the quality and features of this amazing lens! Includes sample images and videos

Chase Jarvis interview part 2 - YouTube
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Full interview at http://www.cameralabs.com/interviews/Chase_Jarvis_interview_Queenstown_New_Zealand/ - Part 2 of an interview with sports and lifestyle phot...

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS review - YouTube
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Full review at http://www.cameralabs.com/reviews/Canon_PowerShot_SX20_IS/ . A 10 minute HD tour around Canon's latest super-zoom digital camera, the PowerSho...

Canon EOS Rebel T3 / 1100D review | Cameralabs
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Looking for a Canon EOS Rebel T3 / 1100D review? We've compared the quality against the Nikon D3100 and provided sample images, movies and the best prices!

Brighton is very well-served for coffee but Bond Street takes it to a higher level. Typically a choice of four single origins, two for espresso based drinks. Great quality and service, I've really found nothing to beat it here or elsewhere.
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