Merkur 38HD “Barber Pole” Safety Razor

This is a great-looking razor which performs as expected: smoothly and surely. I have it and love it. Mine is finished in stainless steel. There are some variations with black and red handles, as you can see from the photos included below. Buy it here: Merkur Model 38 Hd Classic "Barber Pole" Long Safety Razor

Datacolor Spyder4Elite Colorimeter

This is currently the best display calibration device available. Works on all types of displays (LED, OLED, LCD and CRT displays, laptops and front projectors). I have the previous generation (Spyder3) and love it. I plan on getting this one as well. Buy it here: Datacolor Spyder4Elite S4EL100 Colorimeter for Display Calibration

Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Lens

Quite possibly the best lens Canon makes. Every time I've used it, I loved it. Rugged, reliable, gorgeous optics. This second version of the lens is even better than the first. Buy it here: Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L IS II USM Telephoto Zoom Lens for Canon SLR Cameras


Full frame (35mm) and 20 megapixels of resolution. This one is paired with the excellent EF 24-105mm f/4L IS lens, which I've owned for years and I love. It features a 20.2 Megapixel Full-Frame CMOS sensor, a wide ISO range of 100–25600, expandable to L: 50, H1: 51200, and H2: 102400, and a DIGIC 5+ [...]

Hardware preview: ioSafe N2 NAS

ioSafe, the company famous for its line of rugged external drives that can withstand disasters such as floods, fires and even crushing weight, has come up with a new product: the N2 NAS (Network Attached Storage) device. The N2 device comes at the right time. The market for NAS devices is maturing and demand is [...]

Camera preview: Canon EOS M

As I announced back in June of 2010, Canon has been at work on a mirrorless camera and they've finally launched it. It's called the EOS M. It uses a new EF-M lens mount and its specs are pretty much what we expect mirrorless DSLRs to have these days. It ships in four colors: black [...]