Archive for the ‘dslr’ Category

Some time after I left Hong Kong last summer and arrived back in New York, I noticed something fishy about my photos. There was something wrong. I didn’t figure it out until I was recalibrating the white balance on my Nikon D40 DSLR (to recalibrate white balance, just take a picture of a white piece […]


What is a DSLR, but isn’t as big as one, even the smallest Nikon D40/60/3000 or Canon XS/XSi/T1i series? It’s a Samsung NX10 that’s what. Samsung does one thing best, shrinks things and makes them thin (just look at their LED HDTVs). The NX10 does away with all the bulk that is a DSLR and […]


Colors are nice. Red, blue, yellow. On gadgets, maybe, depends on the gadget. On a DSLR? Absolutely horrible. There’s a reason most electronics are black or silver; they just look better. Pentax aims to change all of that, by selling the worlds ugliest DSLRs ever. Starting with the Pentax K-x Korejanai model shown below. The […]