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
Canon PowerShot G9X First Impressions Review
October 30, 2015 – Canon's littlest G-series camera has the hardware of its brothers, not the bulk.
Canon EOS 5DS Digital Camera Review
October 23, 2015 – With a new sensor and a familiar pro-ready design, the Canon EOS 5DS packs a performance wallop.
Sony Puts 42 Megapixels in Your Pocket With the RX1R II
October 14, 2015 – One of the best pocket cameras ever made just got a lot more powerful.
Sony Alpha A7R II Digital Camera Review
September 30, 2015 – The pro-grade Sony A7R II doesn't just hold its own, it dominates the mirrorless category.
Sony's New A7S II Shoots 4K Video In the Dead of Night
September 11, 2015 – Sony keeps the low light 4K party going with the new A7S II.
Canon Announces Development of 250MP sensor, 8K Camera
September 09, 2015 – The megapixel war heats up again thanks to Canon's newest sensors.
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX8 Digital Camera Review
September 04, 2015 – Panasonic's GX8 aced our tests, and offers enthusiast shooters plenty to lust after.
Canon PowerShot G3 X Digital Camera Review
August 25, 2015 – Canon's latest bridge camera offers decent performance, but can it live up to the competition?
Olympus Refreshes the OM-D E-M10: Meet the Mark II
August 25, 2015 – This OM-D's got a brand new bag of tricks.
How to Choose the Best Data Plan for Your Budget
August 08, 2015 – Find a data plan that better serves your needs (and your wallet).
Nikon 1 J5 Digital Camera Review
August 05, 2015 – Sometimes it's what's on the outside that counts.
Fuji's New X-T1 IR Edition Isn't Afraid of the Dark
August 03, 2015 – Fuji's new X-T1 IR will have all the X-T1's features—with a surprise.
Motorola Leaks Details of 2015 Moto G Ahead of Schedule
July 24, 2015 – A brief slipup from Motorola heralds the return of their budget Moto G.
Panasonic Lumix G7 Digital Camera Review
July 17, 2015 – The Panasonic Lumix G7 is a stellar Micro Four Thirds shooter with 4K video and features galore.
Panasonic Lumix FZ300 First Impressions Review
July 16, 2015 – How do you win the superzoom race? You run at your own constant pace.
The GoPro Session Is Lean, Mean, and Ready for Action
July 07, 2015 – Who needs 4K when you can stash an all-in-one GoPro in your pocket?
Nikon Coolpix AW130 Digital Camera Review
June 30, 2015 – Minor updates make all the difference for this year's waterproof camera from Nikon.
Pentax K-S2 Digital Camera Review
June 23, 2015 – Getting back to basics, Pentax's K-S2 brings weather-sealing and a tilting LCD to the table.
Ricoh's New GR II Makes Tiny Tweaks to A Killer Camera
June 18, 2015 – Ricoh releases a sequel to the classic GR with NFC, WiFi
Adobe Continues Focus on Mobile With Creative Cloud Update
June 16, 2015 – Substantial additions to Photoshop and Lightroom are here.