Thursday, April 30, 2009

Canon MP-E 65mm f/2.8 1-5X Macro Lens

Canon MP-E 65mm is an amazing lens, and it opens the world you normally cannot observe.

However it is not for everyone, it only has manual focus, and meant to use only for Macro (unlike most of the macro lens). With 1-5X magnification, you can see the incredible details of the tiny part of the world.

See here for full review.
See here for more samples.

Friday, April 24, 2009

Canon Extender 1.4X , 2.0X information

Really information and handy !
Must read before you want to get an extender!


Wednesday, April 08, 2009

Real world performance for SD/CF on cameras

Rob did a good job on benchmarking the real world performance for most of the major SD/CF cards.

CF/SD Performance Database

It is amazing, 5D mark II has 32MB+ RW IO throughput which means it can copy all the files from my first hard disk (60 MBs, NOT GBs) in less than 2 seconds.

I feel I am old now.