Photography

Sigma 20mm F1.4 Art review: More than a landscape lens

Sigma 20mm F1.4 Art review: More than a landscape lens “Not everyone loves wide-angle lenses, but Sigma’s 20mm Art made me a fan.” Rare focal length/aperture combination Impressively sharp at f/1.4 Professional build quality Great price Severe vignetting No filter support MSRP $ 899.00 Wide-angle lenses don’t get enough credit for their versatility. If you […]

Photography

Sony FE 20mm f/1.8 G lens review: A superb landscape lens

Sony FE 20mm f/1.8 G lens review: A superb landscape lens “With maximum sharpness and minimal distortion, the Sony 20mm lens is a near-perfect astrophotography and landscape lens.” Excellent sharpness Little to no aberrations Lightweight Aperture de-click switch Weather-sealed Slight barrel distortion and vignetting MSRP $ 889.00 With the exception of third-party manufacturers, the Sony […]

Photography

Fujifilm X-T4 hands-on review: Approaching perfection

Fujifilm X-T4 “There’s still room for improvement, but the X-T4 is the closest thing yet to the perfect camera.” Great 5-axis stabilization Fully-articulating screen 600-shot battery 15-fps mechanical shutter Refined video controls RIP headphone jack No high-res shot mode MSRP $ 1,700.00 When Fujifilm unveiled the X-T4 in February, I worried we finally had the […]

Gaming

Google Stadia review: The revolution isn’t now

Google Stadia Premiere Edition “Google Stadia has immense potential, but a confusing interface and small library sells it short.” Excellent image quality Plays great on TV and phone 1080p tier is free Poor performance on PC Latency can be an issue Too few games at launch Subscription isn’t a good value MSRP $ 129.99 This […]

Photography

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark III Review: Making impossible shots easy

Olympus E-M1 Mark III “The Olympus E-M1 Mark III makes previously impossible shots easy.” Excellent stabilization Starry sky autofocus Quick performance Handheld high-res mode Weather-sealed EVF could be better Metering was a bit unpredictable Same sensor as Mark II MSRP $ 1,799.00 Some photographers are pixel peepers. They reach for the biggest, highest-resolution sensors and […]

Gaming

Review: It’s a wonderful afterlife in The Good Place’s bittersweet finale

Eleanor (Kristen Bell) takes charge of a new experiment. NBC/Universal The subjects: Simone (Kirby Howell-Baptiste), John (Brandon Scott Jones), Brent (Ben Koldyke), and “Linda” (Rachel Winfree). NBC/Universal The original Soul Squad: Chidi (William Jackson Harper), Eleanor, Tahani (Jameela Jamil), and Jason (Manny Jacinto). NBC/Universal Janet (D’Arcy Carden) dons a white tux for the welcome party. […]