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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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    Olympus E-450

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the new Olympus E-450 to see if it gets his coveted nod of approval.

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    Olympus E-P2 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

    The Panasonic GF1 is the current champion of retro-looking Micro FourThirds cameras. Olympus want to challenge that title with the brand new E-P2 digital Pen. Sporting new Art filters, i-Enhance system and AF tracking, we find out if the extra 200 is well spent.

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    Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 Review

    The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL5 is the latest compact Micro Four Thirds camera from Olympus, sitting above the PEN Mini E-PM2, it features the 16 megapixel sensor from the top of the range Olympus OM-D E-M5.

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    Olympus Zuiko 9-18mm f/4-5.6 ED

    An affordable compact ultra-wide angle lens for Four Thirds system DSLRs, giving an equivalent angle of view of an 18-36mm lens on a full-frame camera.

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    Olympus Stylus 1 Review

    Read our review of the new Olympus Stylus 1, the serious compact camera with electronic viewfinder and bright 10.7x optical zoom lens.

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    DSLR group test

    It's tiring trudging around shops and trying to find cameras navigating that pesky search option. So we've compiled the best DSLRs in the mid-range and put them here.

    • 18 Aug 2009
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    Sony Alpha A230

    Sony finally go it alone with the Alpha A230. Matt Grayson gives his views.

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    Budget group

    It took Matt Grayson weeks of preparation like standing infront of the mirror practising jokes, hiring the tuxedo and drinking honey and lemon juice to improve his voice before being told that compering had been spelled incorrectly.

    • 12 Sep 2007
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    Canon EOS 600D Digital SLR Review

    Joshua Waller puts the latest Canon DSLR, the EOS 600D through a series of tests with real world photographs.

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    Gura Gear Kiboko 22+L Rucksack Review

    This huge photography rucksack allows you to carry lots of lenses along with 2 camera bodies.

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    Sony NEX-3 Review and NEX-5 Preview

    The latest arrival on the system camera scene is the Sony NEX-3. It is on test here with Will Cheung.

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    Leica X2 Review

    Joshua Waller reviews the premium Leica X2 - the World's smallest camera with an APS-C sized sensor.

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24 Apr 2015 7:52pm
Adobe Releases Lightroom Update With RAW HDR, Speed Improvements, Panoramas & More
Adobe has updated its Creative Cloud Photography plan with the introduction of Lightroom CC.
22 Apr 2015 9:46AM
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24 Apr 2015 6:38pm
Why You Should Use People In Your Landscapes
Should people be featured in landscape photos? And if they are, what do they do to the shot?
17 Apr 2015 12:10AM
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24 Apr 2015 10:15am
Trigger Your Sony Camera With The Eye Sensor
Sony's latest app, currently in BETA, lets you trigger your camera's shutter via the eye sensor.
23 Apr 2015 9:29AM
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24 Apr 2015 1:49am
Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM C Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary telephoto zoom lens.
31 Mar 2015 10:41AM
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23 Apr 2015 1:16pm
Pentax Announce K-3 II DSLR
Pentax has announced the K-3 II DSLR, with a newly developed Pixel Shift Resolution System.
22 Apr 2015 11:15PM
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23 Apr 2015 7:52am
Nikon Coolpix P610 Review
Reviewed: the Nikon Coolpix P610 features a 60x optical zoom lens, built in Wi-Fi and GPS as well as fullHD video recording.
23 Apr 2015 12:00AM
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22 Apr 2015 7:52pm
Pentax HD FA 150-450mm f/4.5-5.6 ED DC AW Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA 150-450mm f/4.5-5.6 ED DC AW telephoto zoom lens for APS-C and FF cameras.
21 Apr 2015 9:08AM
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22 Apr 2015 7:51pm
Nikon Releases D4S Firmware Update
Nikon has released its firmware update for the D4S with several improvements.
21 Apr 2015 1:05PM
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21 Apr 2015 6:10pm
Pentax HD FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Pentax HD PENTAX-D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens for full-frame and APS-C cameras.
20 Apr 2015 1:12PM
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20 Apr 2015 6:29pm
OnOne Perfect Photo Suite 9.5 Review
Ben Andrews reviews the latest version of OnOne's Perfect Photo Suite, version 9.5.
20 Apr 2015 11:30AM