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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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    AcrylicSandwich Block from PhotoArtistry

    The AcrylicSandwich Block from PhotoArtistry provides a spectacular finish to your artwork and photographic prints. The reflection from the highly polished edges creates an illusion, giving your print a contemporary 3-dimensional effect.

    • 6 Jun 2007
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    BenQ DC T700

    With a 3in touchscreen, slim design and Pentax SMC lens, the BenQ DC T700 is a camera to look at and touch. Matt Grayson defies his parents and looks with his eyes and his hands.

    • 30 Jul 2007
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    Canon EOS 40D Review

    With a chorus of choirboys singing, massed pipers piping and a hundred heralds, er heralding, it�s the shiny new semi-pro DSLR from Canon. Duncan Evans puts away the kid gloves and gets out the silk ones with gold filigree he uses for special occasions.

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    Olympus SP-560UZ

    Two cameras with an 18x zoom arrive in the same week. Truly, the photographically lazy shall inherit the earth. Duncan Evans reports.

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    Casio Exilim EX-Z75

    SNAP SHOT REVIEW - Matt Grayson sees if the Casio Exilim EX-Z75 will be any good for you.

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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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    Olympus E-520

    In a sector of the market that's becoming more crowded than a west end pub, Olympus introduce yet another model to its Four Thirds system. Peter Bargh drinks in the atmosphere and checks out the latest talent to see if it's a luxurious cocktail or a pint of watered down ale.

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    Manfrotto 190CX Pro4 & 486RC2 head

    After winning a trophy using the Manfrotto 190CX Pro4 tripod, award winning technical writer Matt Grayson gives his review.

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    SilkyPix Developer Studio 3.0

    Despite attempts to worm out of doing anything, Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at this Silky black little number for you.

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    Arcadia PhotoPerfect

    Arcadia Software can make even Matt Grayson's pictures PhotoPerfect. In the words of Wedge Antilles: That's impossible, even for a computer.

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    Canon Powershot SX10 digital camera review

    The Canon Powershot SX10 is an advanced, super zoom camera. It has a wide angle, 20x optical zoom lens and an impressive set of controls, including manual exposure and focusing. It also has a custom mode, flip out and twist LCD screen, hot shoe and image stabilisation. David Tymon from Cameras.co.uk has reviewed.

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    The joy of travel - bag choices

    David Clapp shows us how to pack, what to pack and how to stay safe while travelling with our kit.

    • 8 May 2009
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30 Mar 2015 4:21pm
Sigma 24mm f/1.4 DG HSM A Review
Gary Wolstenholme puts one of Sigma's top of the range lenses to the test. Read on to see how it scores.
27 Mar 2015 8:49AM
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30 Mar 2015 4:14pm
Personality Portraits Used To Re-Home Dogs
An American humane society is using brilliant photo booth images of dogs to help re-home them.
28 Mar 2015 12:00AM
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30 Mar 2015 1:23pm
World's First Twin Lens Instant Camera
InstantFlex have combined the looks of the Rolleiflex Twin-Lens Reflex with instant film to create the InstantFlex TL70.
30 Mar 2015 10:16AM
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30 Mar 2015 1:10pm
Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 ASPH lens with optical image stabilisation for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
30 Mar 2015 11:23AM
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30 Mar 2015 9:53am
Save 20% On The Lomography Diana Deluxe Kit
The Lomography Diana Deluxe Kit is currently available with 20% off the RRP.
27 Mar 2015 1:22PM
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30 Mar 2015 9:48am
Nikon Coolpix P900 Sample Photos
Sample photos from the new Nikon Coolpix P900 - the camera features an 83x optical zoom lens, equivalent to 24-2000mm in 35mm terms.
27 Mar 2015 7:05PM
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28 Mar 2015 5:07pm
Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Review
Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Lens, the new superzoom macro lens from Sigma. Review based on a pre-production sample.
18 Jun 2012 1:23PM
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28 Mar 2015 3:35pm
Basic Town & City Photographic Tips
Towns are full of photographic opportunities. When are you going to take your camera to yours?
28 Mar 2015 1:00AM
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28 Mar 2015 11:29am
Tilt Lens Effect Using Photoshop
Tilt Lens Effect Using Photoshop
How to create toy model type photos using a tilt lens effect in Photoshop
31 Dec 2011 12:00AM
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27 Mar 2015 8:38am
Panasonic Lumix G 42.5mm f/1.7 Sample Photos
We go hands-on with the new 42.5mm f/1.7 portrait lens from Panasonic, and post some sample photos.
22 Mar 2015 12:31PM