If you’ve been considering a macro lens, hold your horses…

I just finished shooting and editing the video for the Aputure Macro Extension Tube Set. I shot around with it for a week to get a feel and get … READ MORE

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NEW: Canon EOS 100D vs 700D

Canon just updated it’s popular Rebel line with the 700D, and also created a new line with the “smallest DSLR ever” in the 100D. Those in the entry-level market for DSLRs will be looking at both of these cameras carefully. Indeed, they are priced only $100 apart. To see which one suits you best, here’s a run down of how they stack up against each other.

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The Best of CES 2013

The world’s hottest electronics trade show is here once again. There’s not much in the way of DSLRs or lenses, but the compact and mirrorless markets have plenty to offer. Here are our picks for most interesting products of CES 2012…

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Canon 650D vs Nikon D5200

Canon’s 650D has been out for a while now, and Nikon has just followed suit with the new D5200. These two cameras go head to head in a number of ways – feature set, price point, and more. If you’re upgrading or even just making the leap into the DSLR world, both of these cameras offer a compelling argument. Let’s take a deeper look to see which one is right for you…

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New Canon Lenses: 24-70 f/4L IS & 35 f/2 IS USM

Canon recently hit us with the 24-70mm f/4L IS and the EF 35mm f/2 IS. You might be thinking…what?!

Especially priced at $1,500 for the zoom and $850 for the prime, respectively.

But there is more than meets the eye. … READ MORE

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The Big Two have finally showed their hands with their first ever “budget” full frame models: the Nikon D600 and Canon EOS 6D Priced the same at $2099, there’s quite a bit of an uproar in the Canon camp, with Nikon seen as including as much of the D800 as possible, while Canon being seen as skimping as much as possible.

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V-Control USB Follow Focus Video

Fresh from the Aputure studio is our latest video showcasing the hot new V-Control USB Follow Focus device.

Ella modeled for the first time, and considering the fact, she did a fine job. Stay tuned for another new video featuring … READ MORE

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Introducing V-Control – USB Follow Focus

Shenzhen, August 2012 – Aputure Photo Tech Co. is pleased to announce V-Control, a USB follow-focus controller for your Canon DSLR camera.

V-Control is a handheld USB fdesigned to control certain Canon DSLR cameras that use Canon’s USB protocol. Switch between still and video modes with ease. Seven versatile buttons and a center control give you full control over exposure, live-view, and focus settings. It will revolutionize the way you shoot stills and videos.

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Canon EOS M vs the Mirrorless Market

Canon has finally revealed its hand in the mirrorless market in the form of the EOS M.

Long awaited, the M has several tricks up its sleeve but has elicited a mixed reaction.

The M takes aim for the novice market, aimed at those who want better image quality in a smaller form factor.

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Canon hit the photoverse with an exciting announcement today. No big full frame guns or L lenses or things of that nature – but some good stuff for photographers on a budget (most of us!) and those who are getting … READ MORE

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