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Photography Equipment Reviews

Buying the right camera, lens, accessory or software to suit your photography is really important. Our product reviews offer independent views with hands-on opinion and honest verdicts aimed to give you all the important information you need to make the best buying decisions.

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    Budget group

    Matt Grayson gives the lowdown on a selection of budget compacts in the price range of 120 that are suitable for the happy snapper, first time buyer or as a gift.

    • 4 Sep 2008
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    Bulldog 5x4 self assembly camera

    In true MFI Style, Peter Bargh dons his overalls, grabs for the glue and reaches for the drill in an attempt to build the Bulldog - a 5x4in large format camera from Camera Bellows.

    • 18 Mar 2008
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    Digital memory group test

    Matt Grayson takes a look at a variety of memory cards to see what's what.

    • 26 Mar 2009
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    Nikon AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4 G ED VRII

    A preview of Nikon's new AF-S Nikkor 200-400mm f/4 G ED VRII, complete with a comparison with the original version. Preview by Will Cheung

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    Sigma EF-500 DG ST dedicated flash gun

    The Sigma EF-500 DG ST promises to be a well equipped flashgun for the Pentax system and to find out Peter Bargh is seen flashing around Worksop.

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    Olympus Mju 1200

    ing to avoid a paradox... ...With a futuristic exterior like something from the future sent back through time, Matt Grayson investigates the Olympus Mju1200 whilst trying to avoid a paradox... ...With a futuristic exte...

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    Serif PhotoPlus X2

    Who better to rate a program that offers twice as much as usual than Duncan Evans whose girth is equally double that of the norm.

    • 10 Dec 2007
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    Nikon D3 Review

    In August 2007, Nikon unveiled the D3 Pro DSLR. A camera so monstrous, we should technically be scared of it. Ian Andrews puts it to the test.

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    Hensel Expert Pro 500 Plus

    Jeff Cable was recently looking for a studio flash replacement, he chose the Hensel Expert Pro 500 Plus, find out why here.

    • 6 Jun 2008
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    Paper Spectrum Professional paper

    Matt Grayson takes a look at a batch of paper from Paper Spectrum designed for the professional photographer.

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    Elinchrom Ranger RX Speed

    Peter Bargh dips his toe (literally) into the water as he tests an Elinchrom Ranger battery powered studio kit on a beach in Suffolk.

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    Canon EOS 450D

    Eos was the Greek goddess of dawn which is why Canon cameras now bear her name. Matt Grayson takes a look at the 450D to see if it's a legend or a fairy tale.

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31 Jul 2014 1:58pm
Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 Review
Read our review of the new Panasonic Lumix FZ1000, the World's first 4K recording compact camera features a 16x optical zoom lens, Wi-Fi, and EVF.
1 Jul 2014 2:30PM
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31 Jul 2014 1:04pm
Pentax 645Z Medium Format DSLR Review
Read our full review of the Pentax 645Z - the most affordable 51.4 megapixel medium format camera released to date.
30 Jul 2014 3:35PM
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31 Jul 2014 12:15pm
GPS & Geotagging With Nikon Cameras
GPS & Geotagging With Nikon Cameras
Learn how to geotag your images and keep track of where your images are taken.
30 Jul 2014 12:00AM
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31 Jul 2014 12:42am
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX400V Review
Sony Cybershot DSC-HX400V Review
Daniel Bell reviews the Sony Cybershot DSC-HX400V, a bridge camera with 50x optical zoom, manual controls, Wi-Fi and GPS.
24 Mar 2014 4:35PM
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30 Jul 2014 4:18pm
Pentax 645Z Full Size Sample Photos
We've been taking photos with a production version of the Pentax 645Z and have uploaded full-size sample photos.
24 Jul 2014 8:26PM
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30 Jul 2014 4:14pm
Sony Alpha A7S Review
Sony Alpha A7S, full frame mirrorless camera with a 12 megapixel sensor, and 4K video recording it promises low noise photography and video.
29 Jul 2014 4:48PM
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30 Jul 2014 8:54am
David Pritchard And The Tamron 150-600mm Lens
David Pritchard has got his hands on the 150-600mm lens from Tamron.
30 Jul 2014 12:00AM
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29 Jul 2014 6:19pm
SplashArt Kit MkII Review
SplashArt Kit MkII Review
Peter Bargh takes a look at the SplashArt Kit Mk II, which creates stunning water drop photos.
16 Nov 2012 12:39PM
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29 Jul 2014 5:37pm
LensPen Sensorklear Loupe Kit Review
A sensor cleaning kit for just £40 that lets you clean your own sensor? We find out how it performs in our review.
22 Jul 2014 1:54PM
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28 Jul 2014 10:05pm
Another Chance To Get A Free EIZO Mousemat
Another Chance To Get A Free EIZO Mousemat
EIZO wants you to 'like' them and if you do, you can get your hands on an EIZO mousemat.
9 Sep 2013 11:40AM