I have been doing research lately, because I want to purchase a new camera (maybe a couple of them, not sure yet), so I thought I'd put together my thoughts on full-frame cameras available these days. Before we get started, I need to make it clear from the get-go that there is no absolute best … Continue reading The best full-frame camera out there right now
A couple of months ago, I had a crazy idea, which I thought might just work: get a 1080p HDTV, a really nice one, and use it as my computer monitor. The advantage: cheaper and bigger than 30" LCD monitors. I also found a model that I thought couldn't be beat -- one that displayed … Continue reading Use an HDTV as my computer monitor?
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I've been reading reviews about the Sony Alpha DSLR-A100, and I'm very impressed. It looks like the successor to Minolta's D-SLR line is a worthy one, and the features it packs for the price point are powerful indeed. This camera has a 10.2-megapixel image sensor, improved 40-segment metering, a 2.5-inch Clear Photo LCD Plus, and … Continue reading Camera preview: Sony Alpha DSLR-A100 DSLR