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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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    Sony Cyber-shot QX100 Hands-On Preview

    We go hands on with the innovative Sony Cyber-shot QX100 Smart Lens, a new type of camera that connects with a smartphone.

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    Samsung Digimax Battery

    Samsung Digimax Battery review

    • 16 Oct 2002
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    Epson EMP-50 LCD projector

    Epson EMP-50 LCD projector review

    • 1 Jan 2002
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    Kaiser Studio out of the Box

    If you enjoy photographing still life or macro, then Kaiser have just made your life easier. Matt Grayson takes a look at the imaginatively titled Studio out of the Box.

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    Nikon D50 SLR

    The D50 is Nikon's entry level DSLR, entering the market at 469 body only or 549 body and 18-55mm f3.5-5.6 IF-ED. Don't let this entry level tag fool you though, this camera is packed with features and is more than capable of producing excellent results.

    • 21 Oct 2005
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    FreeLoader Globetrotter

    Matt Grayson is always on the lookout for ways to get to sit in the sun. The FreeLoader Globetrotter uses solar energy to recharge dead cameras. It uses artificial light too, but he forgot to mention that.

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    Photodex Proshow Producer 3.2

    After using Photodex's Proshow Producer, will Gary Wolstenholme resign his old Kodak slide reels to the scrapheap in favour of shiny DVDs and Blu-Ray discs? We'll take a look in this review.

    • 14 Jan 2009
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    Capture One LE

    Shooting in RAW opens up new possibilities for digital photographers. It allows complete control over colour balance, tone and contrast. Because the information in the original RAW file is never altered, it is a also completely non-destructive process.

    • 7 Apr 2006
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    Capture One PRO

    Having already taken a look at Phase One's budget RAW processing solution, Capture One LE, Gary Wolstenholme turns his attention to Capture One PRO to see if the extra cost is justified by the additional features.

    • 11 Apr 2006
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    Casio Exilim EX-V7

    Opposites attract, they say. But will Matt Grayson like the slim, good looking Casio Exilim EX-V7? More appropriately, will it like him back?

    • 3 Jul 2007
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    Nikon Coolpix P5100

    The Nikon Coolpix P5100 is a low end bridge camera with a grip. Ideal for Matt Grayson who just happens to be losing his.

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    Fujifilm FinePix S8100fd

    Close your bedroom curtains! Matt Grayson is testing the Fujifilm FinePix S8100fd with 18x optical zoom.

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22 Sep 2014 6:39pm
Samsung NX1 Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Samsung NX1, with a 28.2 megapixel APS-C sensor, 4K video and 15fps continuous shooting.
15 Sep 2014 11:00AM
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22 Sep 2014 7:18am
Canon EOS 7D Mark II Hands-On Preview
We have a hands-on look at the new Canon EOS 7D Mark II at Photokina 2014.
19 Sep 2014 3:02PM
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22 Sep 2014 1:07am
Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3 Mirrorless Review
Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3 Mirrorless Review
Joshua Waller tests the latest Olympus PEN camera, the Lite E-PL3, with the World's fastest auto focus and 5.5 fps shooting.
22 Aug 2011 4:06PM
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20 Sep 2014 9:15pm
Vanguard Expands Free Photo Guide Range
Vanguard has added two more photo guides which are available for download via the Vanguard website.
15 Sep 2014 9:15AM
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20 Sep 2014 8:34pm
SanDisk Announce World's Highest Capacity Card
SanDisk has announced a 512GB SD card which is currently the largest available.
12 Sep 2014 1:45PM
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20 Sep 2014 7:08pm
Paul Morgan, Portraits And The OM-D EM-5
Paul Morgan, Portraits And The OM-D EM-5
Paul Morgan shares his thoughts on the Olympus OM-D.
18 Oct 2012 12:00AM
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20 Sep 2014 5:34am
30 Must-Read Techniques To Try In September 2014
Welcome to September's Photo Month where you'll find 30 techniques, features and more.
1 Sep 2014 12:00AM
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19 Sep 2014 5:52pm
Pentax K-Mount Lens Roadmap And K-3 Gunmetal
Pentax K-Mount Lens Roadmap and K-3 Gunmetal Edition shown at Photokina 2014. Updated 18/09/2014.
18 Sep 2014 6:50PM
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19 Sep 2014 4:08pm
Pentax Q-S1 Hands-On Preview
We look at the Pentax Q-S1 at Photokina 2014.
19 Sep 2014 1:54PM
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19 Sep 2014 1:26pm
Pentax Accessories That Should Be In Your Suitcase
Here's a round-up of Pentax accessories that you shouldn't leave for your holidays without.
14 Aug 2014 12:00AM