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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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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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 : Realviz Stitcher Unlimited

    Realviz Stitcher Unlimited

    The Unlimited version is the third installment to Realviz' Stitcher packages. Matt Grayson gets to grips with the expanded pack because he's rubbish at gluing pictures together.

  • Thumbnail : Magix Photo & Graphic Designer

    Magix Photo & Graphic Designer

    A photo and graphic program in one package? It can't be done. Or can it? Matt Grayson investigates.

    • 21 Jun 2007
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    PortraitProfessional Max 5

    More face-editing frolics for Duncan Evans as he rates the latest program designed to make enhancing portraits a matter of moving sliders.

    • 20 Jun 2007
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    FaceFilter Studio 2

    Improve faces in five easy stages? It's a dream come true for Duncan Evans.

    • 14 May 2007
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24 Jul 2016 12:04pm
Mini Competition - Win Eschenbach Arena D+ 8x42 Binoculars!
You could win a pair of Eschenbach's Arena D+ 8x42 binoculars by answering a simple question.
23 Jul 2016 12:00AM
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23 Jul 2016 9:35pm
Win A Panasonic Lumix GX80 Kit!
This month, you have the chance to win a Panasonic Lumix GX80 kit in the 'Life on the Move' competition.
22 Jul 2016 9:30AM
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23 Jul 2016 11:15am
Samyang AF 50mm f/1.4 FE Review
John Riley reviews the new Samyang AF 50mm f/1.4 for Sony FE cameras, the AF 50mm f/1.4 is Samyang's first auto-focus lens.
21 Jul 2016 9:33AM
Karolyn78 and 8 others commented on this.
22 Jul 2016 4:02pm
Panasonic Lumix FZ330 Review
We review the new Panasonic Lumix FZ330, an ultra zoom bridge camera with a constant f/2.8 zoom lens, plus 4K video recording.
18 Aug 2015 11:19AM
lemmy and 4 others commented on this.
22 Jul 2016 12:12pm
Top 10 Quickest SD Memory Cards Tested
We test the latest SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I and UHS-II memory cards to find out which are the quickest. Updated July 2016.
19 Jul 2016 2:30PM
Chris_L and 1 other commented on this.
21 Jul 2016 2:32pm
DJI Phantom 4 Review
We review the DJI Phantom 4 - the top of the range consumer drone from DJI with a 12mp camera, 4K video recording, and a 3-axis gimbal for stable shooting.
15 Jul 2016 2:24PM
joshwa and 3 others commented on this.
21 Jul 2016 11:30am
DZOptics Kerlee 35mm f/1.2 Lens Review
John Riley reviews the new Kerlee 35mm f/1.2 manual focus lens for full-frame cameras.
4 Jul 2016 3:59PM
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20 Jul 2016 11:45pm
Panasonic Lumix GX80 Review
We review the brand new Panasonic Lumix GX80, the latest Panasonic Micro Four Thirds camera has 5-axis Image Stabilisation, 4K video and improved image quality.
5 Apr 2016 5:30AM
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20 Jul 2016 3:12pm
Nottinghamshire Police Say Taking Photos Of Women Without Consent Could Be A Hate Crime
Nottinghamshire Police has said that taking photographs of women without consent could be considered a potential hate crime.
18 Jul 2016 11:47AM
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20 Jul 2016 1:33pm
Eschenbach Bird Of The Month - Bee-Eater
Find out more about Eschenbach's bird of the month - the bee-eater.
20 Jul 2016 1:10PM
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    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
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    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 : Magix Photo & Graphic Designer

    Magix Photo & Graphic Designer

    A photo and graphic program in one package? It can't be done. Or can it? Matt Grayson investigates.

    • 21 Jun 2007
  • Thumbnail : FaceFilter Studio 2

    FaceFilter Studio 2

    Improve faces in five easy stages? It's a dream come true for Duncan Evans.

    • 14 May 2007
  • Thumbnail : Ulead PhotoImpact 12

    Ulead PhotoImpact 12

    • 25 Jan 2007
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    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.

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    Roxio Creator 2009

    And on the seventh day Roxio Creator came to the end of all its work; and on the seventh day it took its rest from all the work which Gary Wolstenholme had done.

  • Thumbnail : Alien Skin Software Exposure 4 Review

    Alien Skin Software Exposure 4 Review

    The latest version of Alien Skin Software Exposure 4 has a large range of film effects and a brand new interface, Daniel Bell reviews.

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    PhotoFrame Pro 3

    PhotoFrame Pro 3 review

    • 4 Aug 2006
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    Apple Aperture 1.1

    • 20 Jun 2006