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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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    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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    Casio Exilim EX-ZS5 vs EX-ZS10 Camera Review

    Duncan Evans takes two beginner-friendly compacts, the Casio Exilim ZS5 and ZS10 for a test run.

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    Sony DT 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 SAM

    Kit lenses have had a bad press over the past few years. Can this one buck the trend? Here we'll take a look.

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    Samsung L70

    Sleek, sexy and darkly alluring, but with a 7Mp punch, the L70 offers a combination of easy to use features and high resolution as Duncan Evans investigates.

    • 12 Feb 2007
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    Canon Powershot S5 IS

    Like a Chinese puzzle box, getting it right with the Powershot S5 IS can produce some pretty sensational results. Luckily for Matt Grayson, the S5 doesn't allow demonic creatures to swarm through a dimensional rift inflicting pain and misery on him. Phew.

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    Nikon Coolpix S51c

    With a wave-form body design and Wi-Fi communications, the new Nikon CoolPix is like a lesson in particle physics, but with a sexy tutor rather than some old bloke with a beard.

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    Olympus FE-290

    Like Danny DeVito, the Olympus FE-290 is small and wide. Matt Grayson wonders whether it will also be able to forge a successful career in comedy acting without actually being funny.

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    Canon EOS 1000D, Nikon D3000 & Sony Alpha A230

    Bag yourself a DSLR bargain. We test three top-performing DSLRs that offer brilliant value for money at under 400 each. Our test reveals the best buy.

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    GE X5 Super Zoom Digital Camera Review

    GE enters the superzoom market with a 15x reach and a 14Mp resolution, all packed up in a bridge-style camera for under 130.

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    Pentax 645D V Canon EOS 1Ds Mark III Comparison

    Gary Wolstenholme investigates whether there really is much to separate the most affordable digital Medium Format camera yet, and Canon's flagship 35mm full frame DSLR.

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    Photo Trigger Review

    We take a look at the Photo Trigger - an audio, light and motion camera trigger system with built in intervalometer.

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    Nikon Coolpix 5700

    Introduced at around the same price as the Coolpix 5000 was back in September 2001, the Coolpix 5700 offers a whole host of new features, while sharing some elements of design.

    • 24 Jul 2002
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21 Aug 2014 10:31pm
Samsung DV150F Review
Samsung DV150F Review
The Samsung DV150F is a compact camera from Samsung with a front screen built in, as well as Wi-Fi for instant sharing.
22 May 2013 12:00AM
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21 Aug 2014 8:15pm
Is Long Exposure Photography For You?
Find out if long exposure photography is for you by thinking about 8 simple questions.
16 Aug 2014 12:00AM
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21 Aug 2014 5:10pm
Leica UK Announces M Part Exchange Programme
Leica M owners can now part-exchange their current M body for a new Leica M (Typ 240).
20 Aug 2014 8:49AM
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21 Aug 2014 4:24pm
Next Generation Of The Leica Rangefinder Camera
Leica has expanded its Rangefinder range with the new Leica M-P.
21 Aug 2014 2:52PM
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21 Aug 2014 3:25pm
Nikon D810 DSLR Full Review
Read our full review of the Nikon D810, an update to the D800/D800E, with a number of improvements could this be the best DSLR Nikon has ever made?
8 Aug 2014 1:23PM
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20 Aug 2014 6:23pm
Kodak PIXPRO S-1 Review
We test the Kodak PIXPRO S-1 Micro Four Thirds camera, with built in Wi-Fi and wide-angle zoom lens.
19 Aug 2014 2:59PM
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20 Aug 2014 1:45pm
Canon Launches Printers With NFC
Canon has updated Pixma and CanoScan ranges with new NFC connectivity models.
19 Aug 2014 9:57AM
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20 Aug 2014 12:52pm
Pinhole Photography In The Orkney Islands
Children in Orkney will be learning how to take 4 month exposures with pinhole cameras.
20 Aug 2014 9:23AM
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19 Aug 2014 7:48pm
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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19 Aug 2014 4:40pm
Top 10 Best Waterproof Cameras
Top 10 Best Waterproof Cameras
Here are our top 10 best waterproof tough cameras for active photographers with features like GPS and Wi-Fi built in they make an ideal active holiday camera.
19 May 2014 11:30AM