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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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    BenVista PhotoArtist 2.0

    For decades a secret war has raged between photographers and painters and now BenVista have become mediators. "Don't fight," they say, "Everyone's a winner." Matt Grayson puts down his Semi-Automatic SLR with Laser sights and motion sensing Flash Charges to look at the second edition.

    • 10 Oct 2007
  • Thumbnail : Roxio Easy Media Creator 10

    Roxio Easy Media Creator 10

    Like Police Academy, the sequels to Roxios Easy Media Creator suite keep churning out. But do they also make you want to punch someone? Matt Grayson thinks that if it did, it would be Steve Guttenberg.

  • Thumbnail : Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2

    Corel Paint Shop Pro Photo X2

    Matt Grayson takes a look at Paint Shop Pro Photo X2, the next step up in the evolution of Corel's photo editing suite.

  • Thumbnail : OnOne PhotoFrame Pro 3.1

    OnOne PhotoFrame Pro 3.1

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the improved PhotoFrame package from OnOne software. Version 3.1 is CS3 compatible and has a few other tricks up its sleeve.

  • Thumbnail : DivX Author 1.5

    DivX Author 1.5

    DivX Author is an interesting DVD and Slideshow creation software system for users to create an effective DVD with Root menus and chapters. Matt Grayson interrupts renewing his Blockbuster membership to take a look.

  • Thumbnail : Adobe Photoshop CS3

    Adobe Photoshop CS3

    At last a version of the mighty editing program that wonít stick its nose up to Windows Vista. Duncan Evans rubs his hands with glee.

  • Thumbnail : Saint Paint Studio

    Saint Paint Studio

    Adobe Photoshop is a wonderful thing, but unless you are a photo pro itís a little hard to justify the cost when the kids need new trainers. Duncan Evans takes a look at a package that offers basic photo retouching and wonít cause grief on the home front.

  • Thumbnail : Roxio Easy Media Creator 9

    Roxio Easy Media Creator 9

    Easy Media Creator 9 is a software package that is all inclusive. It does everything from download to upload and won't ignore you when you ask for a drink. Matt Grayson takes a look to see if it's 5 star or a load of Balaerics.

  • Thumbnail : Website creation group test

    Website creation group test

    Duncan Evans rounds up a collection of software packages designed to make creating your own web empire as simple as possible.

    • 30 Jul 2007
  • 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.

  • Thumbnail : Roxiolabs Media Ticker

    Roxiolabs Media Ticker

    Media brain-boxes RoxioLabs have released a free download to liven up your desktop which works like a news ticker on TV and will load local digital images from your computer or RSS feeds from the interweb. Matt Grayson takes a look.

    • 10 Jul 2007
  • Thumbnail : Corel Painter X

    Corel Painter X

    No oil painting himself, Duncan Evans sets out to create a masterpiece using Corel's natural media painting program.

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Sneak Peek At A New Lightroom CC Tool
New technology is coming to Lightroom CC and Adobe have released a sneak peek of it.
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How To Photograph Tadpoles
We explain how you can take great photographs of tadpoles in a pond.
29 May 2015 12:10AM
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28 May 2015 9:32pm
Girl With Raven Wins Photo Of The Week Accolade
An atmospheric portrait of a girl and a raven has been awarded Photo of the Week this week.
26 May 2015 9:53AM
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28 May 2015 7:53pm
Photographers Merge Reality & Film To Create Interesting Imagery Of Famous Film Locations
Three Finnish girls, one tiny car and several photos later have lead to a rather quirky collection of film inspired imagery.
28 May 2015 10:55AM
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28 May 2015 9:25am
Join Panasonic For A Free Photo Walk
Panasonic and The National Trust will be holding a series of photo walks around the UK where photographers can try out Panasonic's latest 4K cameras.
27 May 2015 11:14AM
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27 May 2015 9:24pm
5 Top Transport Photography Techniques
Here are five tutorials that'll help you take better shots of cars, boats, trains and other transport.
5 May 2015 12:10AM
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27 May 2015 8:47pm
365-Gigapixel Pano Takes World's Largest Photo Crown
A panorama captured at 3500m of Mon Blanc is now the largest photo in the world.
26 May 2015 9:54AM
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27 May 2015 7:18pm
Top Tree And Leaf Photography Tips
Trees looks great in Autumn but you don't have to wait until then to photograph them.
22 May 2015 12:10AM
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27 May 2015 7:12pm
How To Create Dramatic Seascapes In Tonality
How to give your coastal shots more impact by converting them to moody monochrome.
27 May 2015 3:45PM
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27 May 2015 5:10pm
Rollei Releases Four New Selfie Sticks
Rollei has announced four new selfie sticks, all with different features.
5 May 2015 11:15AM