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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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    Metz 64 AF-1 Flash Review

    The Metz 64 AF-1 digital flash gun is the top of the range Metz flash gun offering an impressive guide number of 64.

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    Sigma EF-500 DG ST dedicated flash gun

    The Sigma EF-500 DG ST promises to be a well equipped flashgun for the Pentax system and to find out Peter Bargh is seen flashing around Worksop.

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    Olympus SP-550UZ

    A camera with an 18x optical zoom saves walking closer to the subject and that can only be a good thing argues sloth-like Duncan Evans.

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    Metz 58 AF-1

    The Metz 58 AF-1 twin-head flashgun has a GN of 58 (ISO100/metres). Priced at £267, it sits between the SB-600 and SB-900 Speedlight flashguns from Nikon and the 580 EX and 430 EX II Speedlite flashguns from Canon.

    • 3 Mar 2010
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    Nikon Speedlight SB-900

    After paving the way to new photographic standards in their recent DSLRs, can Nikon do the same with their flashguns? Matt Grayson is on hand to test the new SB-900.

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    Fujifilm FinePix T200 Digital Camera Review

    Daniel Bell reviews the Fujifilm FinePix T200, a travel zoom compact camera with a 10x optical lens.

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    Panasonic DMC-FX100

    With a mighty 12Mp resolution packed into a compact body, the new camera from Panasonic is the exact opposite of Duncan Evans but he takes a look anyway.

  • Thumbnail : Under 250 Christmas gift compacts

    Under 250 Christmas gift compacts

    Christmas is coming! We test three great value for money, feature-rich compacts that make for perfect presents.

    • 8 Dec 2009
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    Nikon CoolPix P5000

    Stick a 10Mp CCD in a compact body full of features and the spectre of the prosumer bridge camera is back again as Duncan Evans investigates.

  • Thumbnail : Fujifilm FinePix S100fs

    Fujifilm FinePix S100fs

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the FinePix S100fs from Fujifilm. A bridge camera with more features than you can shake a stick at.

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    Fujifilm FinePix F70 EXR

    Fujifilm continue the range of innovative compacts with the sexy FinePix F70 EXR.

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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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31 Oct 2014 4:03pm
Canon TS-E 45mm f/2.8 Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews Canon's TS-E 45mm f/2.8 Tilt and Shift lens for full-frame cameras.
31 Oct 2014 2:40PM
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31 Oct 2014 12:19pm
Lytro Illum Review
The Lytro Illum is a new professional Light Field Camera that lets you create "Living pictures" that can be re-focused after shooting.
31 Oct 2014 9:46AM
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31 Oct 2014 11:58am
Fujifilm X30 Full Review
Read our full review of the new Fujifilm X30 - the serious compact camera from Fujifilm features an electronic viewfinder, a tilting screen and built in Wi-Fi.
10 Oct 2014 3:00PM
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31 Oct 2014 11:34am
Nikon AF-S Nikkor 20mm f/1.8G ED Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews this new wide-angle prime lens from Nikon with a bright f/1.8 aperture.
15 Oct 2014 9:47AM
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30 Oct 2014 10:51pm
Olympus PEN Lite E-PL7 Full Review
Read our full review of the new Olympus PEN Lite E-PL7 with built in Wi-Fi and Selfie touch-screen.
27 Oct 2014 1:00PM
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30 Oct 2014 9:57am
HD PENTAX-DA 16-85mm F/3.5-5.6ED DC WR Lens
Ricoh Imaging UK has expanded the Pentax lens range with the introduction of a new zoom lens.
30 Oct 2014 8:41AM
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29 Oct 2014 2:24pm
Canon 100-400mm L IS USM
Canon 100-400mm L IS USM

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29 Oct 2014 1:07pm
Take An Autumn Photography Walk With Your Nikon
Take An Autumn Photography Walk With Your Nikon
Head out for a walk in the crisp autumn air to get a different view.
23 Oct 2014 12:00AM
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27 Oct 2014 7:23pm
Panasonic Lumix G 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens Review
Panasonic Lumix G 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new, more compact, Panasonic Lumix G Vario 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6 telephoto zoom lens.
9 Aug 2013 12:41PM
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27 Oct 2014 6:04pm
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-150mm f/4-5.6 Review
Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 14-150mm f/4-5.6 Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews this superzoom lens designed for Micro Four Thirds system cameras.
20 Sep 2013 3:15PM