Mirrorless Archive

Canon EOS M100 Mirrorless Camera Review

As digital cameras grew in popularity, they were divided into two different cameras. Compact cameras were, by far, the most popular. They were inexpensive, reasonably powerful, and easy to use. DSLR cameras, on the other hand, were significantly more powerful. DSLR cameras, a designation meaning “digital single lens reflex,” are based after the old analog SLR cameras. The way they worked was simple. A mirror …

Olympus PEN E-PL8 Mirrorless Digital Camera Review

Olympus has been producing its PEN line of mirror-less cameras for over a decade. The cameras were designed to be small and lightweight and ultimately their most portable camera, hence the namesake of being “as portable as a pen”. The first PEN E-Px model was released in 2009, and due to the success of the camera, Olympus has released several models, the most recent model …

Panasonic Lumix G85 4K Mirrorless Camera Review

When it comes to high-end “prosumer” cameras, there is a hot debate between the mirrorless varieties and SLR models. Typically, SLR cameras tend to be considered the higher end options. Not only do they have a long history extending well into the days of film, but the high end manufacturers have been building out an entire ecosystem of lenses and accessories. Until recently, SLRs were …

Review of the Fujifilm X-A3 Mirrorless Camera

Consumers looking to pick up a new digital camera have a tough choice to make. Do they buy an SLR, or a mirrorless camera? Either one can take great photos, but there are a few considerations. While DSLRs boast larger battery lives and a wider range of available accessories, mirrorless cameras are often cheaper and can produce images that look just as good. Unless the …

Panasonic LUMIX GX85 Review

The digital camera market is overrun with expensive cameras that provide excellent capabilities, but limit the amount of people who can afford them. If you’re looking for a new camera, this can lead to a very difficult decision since there’s often a massive variety of features. For many people, having access to a camera that can achieve high resolution, stable still images and HD videos …