David Elrich

David Elrich

David has covered the consumer electronics industry since the "ancient" days of the Walkman. A "consumer’s" consumer-electronics writer who regularly contributes to some of the largest magazines on the newsstands, including InStyle and Metropolitan Home. He is a Contributing editor for Metropolitan Home (1988 to present), one of the top shelter magazines in the country. Editor of quarterly PC How-To Guide: Digital Photography Buyer's Guide for the past four years. Beyond that he has covered digital imaging for a variety of publications from the time of ground-breaking $10,000 3-megapixel cameras to the present. David has moderated imaging panels at CES and simply loves taking photos and videos.
Articles
Photography

For cameras, 2015 means faster connections, larger sensors, and 4K galore

Pocket camera is dead. Long live cameras with large sensors, longer zooms, and 4K video recording. DT’s David Elrich talks to analysts and experts on what to expect in cameras for 2015.
Photography

Sharp shooters: Our favorite cameras of 2014

Camera makers have put aside their fears of smartphones (for now) and released some impressive models in 2014. Here's a look at our favorites, from Samsung's NX1 to GoPro's Hero4.
Product Review

Samsung NX1 Review

Our favorite camera of 2014 isn't a Canon, Nikon or Sony, it's Samsung's NX1
Product Review

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS Review

Turn molehills into mountains with the unmatched 65x zoom on Canon's SX60
Photography

Canon ups the ante for APS-C DSLRs, but is the 7D Mark II overpriced?

Canon’s EOS 7D Mark II is a big advancement over its predecessor, but can its high price tag justify its new capabilities? We take a first-look at this new DSLR.
Product Review

Canon PowerShot G7 X Review

You can't fit more photo firepower in your pocket than Canon's PowerShot G7 X
Product Review

Nikon 1 S2 Review

Nikon's missing mirrorless mojo makes the 1 S2 merely 'meh'
Product Review

Nikon 1 J4 Review

Nikon's 1 J4 has a sleek, futuristic look and a totally outdated interface.
Product Review

Samsung NX3000 Review

Samsung's NX3000 simplifies selfies, but to get serious, reach for a Sony.
Product Review

Nikon D750 Review

There's no such thing as the perfect camera, but Nikon's D750 is damn close.
Product Review

Nikon D810 Review

If your wallet can stand the pain, this Nikon is an enthusiast's dream DSLR
Photography

Nikon D810 review

Full-frame cameras deliver photo quality that’s short of exceptional, and Nikon’s D810 lives up to that claim. It’s also better at video capture than its predecessors.