Friday, April 6, 2012

This Blog Has Moved!

We are happy to announce that the Camera West Blog is now hosted on our website making it easier for readers to access.

When on the Camera West homepage, access the blog from the left hand menu options. You can also go directly to the blog here :

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Canon 5D Mark II/III ISO Comparison

Camera Labs has done a side-by-side comparison showing how the ISO performance of the new Canon 5D Mark III compares with the Mark II.

Check it out here :

Nikon D800's Impressive Resolution

Photographer and photo book author Darrell Young is quite impressed with the resolution of the D800. "I cannot express to you how overwhelmed I am by the resolution of this D800. All cameras I have ever used in the past absolutely pale into insignificance", he says.

Young shot the above photo of a cemetery. Check out the 100% view - you can read the names on the headstones. Quite impressive indeed!

More info here :

Friday, March 23, 2012

Adobe Releases Photoshop CS6 Beta

Adobe has released a public beta version of Photoshop CS6, which is available as a free download. New features include a new look, improved performance, and video editing features, which are now available in standard Photoshop, not just in Photoshop Extended.

Expected to debut sometime in the first half of this year and is compatible with Mac OS 10.6.8 or later, and Windows XP SP3 or Windows 7 SP1.

Download here :

DP Review has an in depth look at this app :

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Canon 5D Mark III User Manual

Link to the new Canon 5D Mark III user manual :

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Nikon D4 Users Manual

Here is a link to the new Nikon D4 manual :