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Mike Elek

Mike Elek is a longtime journalist and was one of the original editors for The Wall Street Journal Online. He also has worked as a reporter and editor in Pittsburgh; Philadelphia; Vineland, N.J.; Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; New York City; and Hong Kong. He is a U.S. Air Force veteran. He shoots with film and digital cameras.

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Oct 15, 2018    0
The point and shoot market still has its fans, and Canon is among a few camera makers that continues to produce reasonably priced products for this segment. The Canon PowerShot SX740 HS has specs...
Mar 25, 2018    0
Fujifilm has enjoyed widespread popularity and loyalty with its excellent mirrorless X-series cameras and lenses, but there is one market that the company hasn’t cracked in significant numbers:...
Feb 18, 2018    0
Rather than making huge strides in its technology, the Sony A7R III improves on what already is a very popular full-frame mirrorless digital camera. And there is much to mention with this camera....
Jan 26, 2018    0
If the Fujifilm Finepix XP130 seems familiar, it’s because we’ve seen this camera before when it was known as the Fujifilm Finepix XP120. Feature for feature, the small point and shoot Finepix XP130...
Jan 22, 2018    0
Nikon’s latest telephoto zoom goes after a very particular audience – those in need of more reach and not concerned about size or cost. The AF-S Nikkor 180-400mm f/4 E TC1.4 FL ED VR certainly has a...
Jan 14, 2018    0
Even as Sony continues its work on its E-mount mirrorless cameras, it continues to develop its RX10 bridge camera. The latest version, the RX10 IV, continues to use a 1.0-inch 20.1-MP Exmor RS CMOS...
Dec 28, 2017    0
Panasonic has a new flagship mirrorless G camera, and it’s the Lumix G9. Keep in mind that although Panasonic has never expressly stated so, it has two top-of-the-line mirrorless cameras: the G for...
Dec 14, 2017    0
Fujifilm is launching a new software package for photographers who shoot RAW images with certain X-series cameras. Fujifilm X RAW Studio, which is available now for the Mac platform and for Windows...
Nov 19, 2017    0
In this episode, a discussion about two new film cameras under development: The Reflex and Ihagee Elbaflex. What do they mean for photography? And how do they differ from each other.  
Nov 12, 2017    0
With most in the digital photography declaring film dead, maybe there is some life left in celluloid. Two Kickstarter campaigns take a different approach to 35mm film photography, but both have the...

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