Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

MAARTECH | Thursday May 13, 2021

Scroll to top


hands on review

Fujifilm X-H1

May 28, 2019 |

August 2018 (revised May 2019)

Fujifilm Canada knew I loved the X-T2 – they extended the loan after I reviewed it so I could continue to shoot with it. When they called and asked me to sign an NDA for … Read More

Canon XC10 hands-on review in 4K

March 2, 2016 | | 2 Comments

I shoot quite a lot of video, and Canon’s XC10 is an interesting camera – bridging still design with video sensibility, combining pro features with consumer ease-of-use. I asked Canon if I could borrow it and they sent it over.

Read More

Sony A7S-2 Review

February 9, 2016 |

I was eagerly anticipating my ability to borrow the Sony A7S-2 for review, and it luckily coincided with a winter holiday trip to the Dominican Republic.

Here’s a link to check the price at B&H Alpha a7S II Mirrorless … Read More

Nikon D750

January 17, 2016 |

The appeal of a camera with a full frame sensor seems clear. A larger sensor captures more light, and with a larger resolution, a clearer and more detailed image.

Here’s a link to check the price at B&H D750 … Read More

Sonos New Play:5 speakers review

November 13, 2015 | | 4 Comments

I don’t think there’s a better value whole home streaming audio speaker than the Play:1 (C$219). Solo or in stereo pairs, the sound far exceeds the size and price. We have them all over the house. We play them individually, … Read More

Sony FE PZ 28-135 lens field test and review

October 26, 2015 |

I’d briefly handled the Sony FE PZ 28-135 F4 G OSS (SELP28135G) lens at a Sony MeetUp in the spring, and been interested in its ability for cinematic video. So when a review sample became available, I didn’t hesitate.

Luckily the … Read More

Panasonic G7 hands on review and field test in 4K

October 17, 2015 | | 2 Comments

My own interest in the Panasonic G7 was high, but after posting the video of the media briefing, I could see that others were interested in this camera also. It took a little while before the review unit arrived mid-August, … Read More

Sony RX100M4 hands on review

October 7, 2015 | | 4 Comments

For the last four years, Sony has released a new version of the RX100 to coincide with a summer holiday trip. Although this year’s new model – the M4 – didn’t make it in time to join us in France, … Read More

Fuji X-T10 hands on review

September 28, 2015 | | 2 Comments

I’m immediately drawn to Fuji’s X-series cameras. Their design, functionality and the quality of the images never fail to impress me – so I’m always happy to receive the latest model to review.

The loan coincided nicely with a … Read More

Nikon D7200 detailed and extensive field test and hands on review

June 26, 2015 |

Although it wasn’t on my to-do list, when Nikon’s media agency contacted me to offer the loan of a D7200, I said sure.

It took me a little while to adjust to shooting with a DSLR. Although I still sometimes … Read More