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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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    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2

    Adobe strengthen their brand with an update to the popular importing tool. Matt Grayson takes a look at Lightroom 2.

    • 21 Aug 2008
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    Nikon D40 - hands on

    Nikon D40 - hands on

  • Thumbnail : Vertus Fluid Mask Version 3

    Vertus Fluid Mask Version 3

    Vertus release the third version of Fluid Mask, a fast way of masking your images for merging together. Matt Grayson takes some pictures to see if Fluid Mask 3 can keep them out of the Recycle bin.

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    Shortcut PhotoStudio 9 Professional

    Matt Grayson investigates PhotoStudio 9 Professional from Shortcut Software. An All-In-One editing and tagging program

    • 2 Apr 2008
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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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    SpyderPRO monitor calibrator

    SpyderPRO monitor calibrator review

    • 4 Feb 2004
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    OnOne PhotoTune 2

    Matt Grayson tests PhotoTune 2 from OnOne software. A program designed to tell you that you've been colour blind all these years.

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    Epson Stylus Pro 3800

    When asked for two words that describe the Pro3800, most popular were big and square. Thats two things it has in common with Matt Grayson then.

    • 5 Jul 2007
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    Sony GPS CS1KA Photo tracker

    Conspiracy theorists will be irked to know that the Sony GPS CS1KA tracking unit can now log wherever you are on the planet. With this in mind, Matt Grayson tries to get lost. Something his friends have been telling him to do for years.

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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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    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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    Velbon CX640

    In this test, we take a look at the Velbon CX640, a lightweight yet tall tripod with a 4kg load capacity and pan handle for panning or video work.

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23 Sep 2014 6:53pm
ePHOTOzine Chats To Dave Kai-Piper
ePHOTOzine Chats To Dave Kai-Piper
Dave Kai-Piper is a Pentax Ricoh photographer that shoots everything from models to weddings and gig photography.
21 Nov 2013 4:01PM
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23 Sep 2014 12:13pm
Photographing Water In The Landscape
Learn how to take top images of watery themed landscapes with our essential tips.
22 Sep 2014 12:00AM
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23 Sep 2014 11:38am
Kipon HandeVision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 Hands-On Preview
We have a hands-on look at the Kipon HandeVision IBELUX 40mm f/0.85 lens, as well as the Kipon HandeVision 12mm f/2.8 lens for mirrorless cameras.
20 Sep 2014 9:21PM
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22 Sep 2014 10:01pm
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 8:56pm
Panasonic Lumix 20mm Vs 20mm II Lens Review
Panasonic Lumix 20mm Vs 20mm II Lens Review
We compare the two Panasonic 20mm f/1.7 lenses to see if there are any additional benefits with the new version II lens.
16 Aug 2013 12:25PM
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22 Sep 2014 8:15pm
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens Review
Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the brand new pancake lens from Canon, the EF 40mm f/2.8 STM lens.
19 Jun 2012 12:00AM
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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 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