As a long-time user of Canon’s DSLRs, I’ve become accustomed to cameras with ultra-fast autofocus and great image quality even at higher ISOs. So I was very excited to hear about the PowerShot G1 X Mark III, Canon’s flagship compact camera boasting class-leading specifications such as a 24-megapixel APS-C sized CMOS image sensor and Dual [...]
As a professional photographer, I’m always trying to push the envelope, so I need a camera that helps me realise my creative vision. Canon’s flagship DSLR, the EOS-1DX Mark II, has proven that it can deliver. Underwater photography presents tremendous challenges for any camera: Some fish may be tiny and blend perfectly into their surroundings, [...]
As an underwater photographer, autofocus speed and accuracy are vital qualities to consider when purchasing a camera. So when Canon introduced the PowerShot G1 X Mark III, the first compact to feature the Dual Pixel CMOS AF system from its DSLR line, I was intrigued to know if this pocket-sized camera would be fast enough [...]
As a user of the Canon EOS 5D Mark III over the past few years, I have captured a variety of challenging subjects in the most difficult underwater conditions. The arrival of the 5D Mark IV has brought exciting advancements under the hood but only minor external changes, and underwater housings like mine are still [...]
On my last trip to Lombok, Indonesia, I had the privilege of testing out the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II on a couple of projects. This easy-to-use compact camera proved to be a worthy companion underwater, producing some fantastic shots with the help of an external strobe and a close-up lens. I particularly liked [...]
During a recent invitation to conduct a workshop, I had the opportunity to test out the PowerShot G1 X Mark III. With recent compact cameras closing the gap between compacts and DSLRs, I was looking forward to finding out how Canon’s new flagship compact performed when shooting marine life. Excellent low-light capabilities, high–speed continuous shooting, [...]