Cameras Archive

Gnarbox Review – Portable Backup & Editing System

It’s a great time to be a digital media fanatic. Modern smartphone are hitting the market capable of shooting in 4K, and your GoPro can capture real time video of all your outdoor adventures. It doesn’t matter where in the world you are or what you’re doing, you now have the capability of recording all the footage you want. For videographers, this technology has many …

Canon PowerShot SX730 HS Review

“The Smartphone Killed the Compact Camera.” We’ve been reading variations of this headline ever since the iPhone 3GS came out. We certainly can’t blame journalists, because it’s not entirely wrong. Sales of compact cameras have definitely declined since our smartphones started shipping with perfectly competent image sensors. But one of the most common misconceptions is that smartphone cameras are better, or even just as good …

Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10 Instant Camera Review

In tech, we’re always fixated on what’s new. We want products that are revolutionary. We want products that change the way we live. Most importantly, we want products that do things we’ve never seen before. But there is one industry that took a different approach. Instant print cameras are, on paper, obsolete. But Polaroid proved to us that these cameras were still fun, and the …

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 Instant Camera Review

These days, instant cameras are all the rage. What was once a popular trend back in the 70’s and 80’s, has experienced a resurgence in popularity. Some of this has to do with the similarities between the old-school Polaroid and modern social media apps like Instagram. But that’s far from the only reason. We’ve always been drawn to the medium due to the tactile nature …

Panasonic LUMIX FZ80 4K Point and Shoot Camera Review

With consumer camera equipment increasing in performance and decreasing in price, manufacturers are looking for new ways to give themselves an edge. One way to do so is through video. In the past, you’d have needed a dedicated video camera if you wanted high quality video. The feature was built in to many digital cameras, but the results were simply underwhelming. With the FZ80, low …