Staff Writer, Imaging
A seasoned writer and professional photographer, Chris reviews cameras, headphones, smartphones, laptops, and lenses. Educated in Political Science and Linguistics, Chris can often be found building a robot army, snowboarding, or getting ink.
Articles and Reviews by Chris Thomas
The Best Headphones Under $200 of 2019
December 27, 2018 – Spend a little extra to get the best of the best.
Best Affordable In-Ear Headphones of 2019
December 21, 2018 – Our picks for the best affordable in-ear headphones available today.
Best Over-Ear Headphones Under $250 of 2019
December 20, 2018 – Our picks for the best over-ear headphones under $250 available today.
Best Headphones under $100 of 2019
December 19, 2018 – Our picks for the best headphones under $100 available today.
The Best Earbuds of 2019
December 18, 2018 – Our expert look at the best earbuds available today.
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Digital Camera Review
May 17, 2016 – Canon's PowerShot SX720 HS is long on zoom, but short on value
Nikon Coolpix S9900 Digital Camera Review
May 05, 2016 – The new S9900 offers a fair amount of features in a modest travel zoom. But some may balk at the price.
Nikon Coolpix L840 Digital Camera Review
April 22, 2016 – Nikon's entry-level, auto-only point and shoot brings back the AA battery.
Canon EOS 80D Digital Camera Review
April 18, 2016 – The new Canon APS-C DSLR is here, and the EOS 80D offers more features for videographers than before.
Panasonic DMC-GX85 Digital Camera Review
April 05, 2016 – Panasonic offers a new mirrorless packed to the gills with 4K features, but low on cost.
Panasonic's 4K-Ready GX85 Is a Bargain Hunter's Dream
April 05, 2016 – Panasonic's latest camera is one of the best values around.
Sony Reveals Full-Frame 50mm f/1.8 and Long Zoom Lenses
March 29, 2016 – A nifty fifty and a telephoto zoom make for a pair of full-frame releases
Is Sony's New RX10 III the Best Point-and-Shoot Ever?
March 29, 2016 – Sony takes the wraps off of the stunning new Cyber-shot RX10 III.
9 Essential Android Phone Accessories
March 29, 2016 – Assimilate these accessories for maximum smartphone enjoyment.
What Are Chromebooks Good For?
March 22, 2016 – Chromebooks aren't merely modern netbooks—they're viable computers
Sony h.ear On Wireless NC First Impressions Review
March 15, 2016 – Sony announced these saccharine sweet headphones at CES 2016.
Canon Unveils $550 EOS Rebel T6 With WiFi and NFC
March 10, 2016 – Canon rounds out the EOS Rebel family with the new T6.
Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Headphones Review
March 03, 2016 – Successor to Audio Technica's legendary ATH-M50 over-ear headphones, the ATH-M50x builds on solid ground.
Fujifilm X70 Digital Camera Review
February 29, 2016 – Fuji's X70 point-and-shoot offers DSLR-quality snaps in a pocketable body.
Panasonic Debuts New Weather-Proof Zoom Lens at CP+
February 23, 2016 – Need weather-proofing and lots of zoom? Here's one for you.