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Nikon 14-30mm f/4 S – A Serious Lens for Landscapes?

Many of you have expressed interest in moving to the Nikon Z6 or Nikon Z7. But many of you have also expressed reservations about doing so because of the limited native Z-mount glass currently available. Sure,...

We Went to San Diego to Test Drive the FujiFilm X-T30 Mirrorless Camera

For those of you who keep a close eye on tech and camera news, it's been an exciting few weeks. A number of new camera bodies from various brands have been announced, one of...

One Day Only: Demo the Sony Alpha a6400 at our Los Angeles Store

Have you heard the news? Sony has introduced the latest addition to its a6000 series - the a6400. And, there's A LOT packed into this light and compact mirrorless camera body. According to Sony, the a6400...

Saying Farewell to the Holidays at Disneyland with the Nikon Z 7

Where did the year go? 2019 is upon us - meaning it's a time to reflect on the year gone by. It's also a time to celebrate what's ahead in the new year. However, as New...

5 Things We Love About the Canon R Mirrorless Camera

In case you haven't heard, Canon recently introduced its new EOS system: the R Mirrorless camera. And, we're pretty excited about it. As one can imagine, one of the cool things about working for a...

Top Five Anniversary Sale Camera Kits for Entry Level Photographers

Not sure if you've heard, but September means one thing around here at Samy's Camera: It's our anniversary! And, as always, we would like to say thank you to all of our loyal customers...

We Spent the Weekend With Four Sigma Art Lenses

What does one do when asked to take four brand new Sigma Prime lenses for a spin? First: pinch yourself. Then, one immediately and enthusiastically accepts. When testing out new lenses (especially four at one...

Camera Review: Nikon D850

What a pleasure it is to have written these reviews for Samy’s Camera this past year. I have tried just about every camera brand and in all sizes and megapixels and have enjoyed them...

Review: Nikon D7500 Digital SLR

When us amateur and professional photographers who have been around for a few decades, the Nikon (outside of the USA pronounced Nick-0n) brings to mind some of the greatest historical images made on film and,...

Review: Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

I have to repeat that I feel like the luckiest photographer in the world having such amazing photographic products handed to me to test and give you my take (in my simple way). If...