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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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    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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    Ulead PhotoImpact 12

    • 25 Jan 2007
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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
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    Capture One PRO

    Having already taken a look at Phase One's budget RAW processing solution, Capture One LE, Gary Wolstenholme turns his attention to Capture One PRO to see if the extra cost is justified by the additional features.

    • 11 Apr 2006
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    Capture One LE

    Shooting in RAW opens up new possibilities for digital photographers. It allows complete control over colour balance, tone and contrast. Because the information in the original RAW file is never altered, it is a also completely non-destructive process.

    • 7 Apr 2006
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    Aperture 1.0

    • 28 Mar 2006
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    EasyMedia Creator 7.5

    • 12 Apr 2005
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    Focus Fixer V1.4

    Focus Fixer V1.4 software review

    • 22 Mar 2005
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    Photoshop CS

    Photoshop became part of the CS range on version 8. We take a look at what this means to the popular image editing program.

    • 30 Sep 2003
Bludevil and 5 others commented on this.
24 Aug 2016 12:42pm
Nikon D5300 Digital SLR Full Review
Nikon D5300 Digital SLR Full Review
The Nikon D5300 DSLR is the smallest Digital SLR with built in Wi-Fi and GPS, find out how it performs in our review.
8 Nov 2013 12:53PM
Tnt_1 and 6 others commented on this.
24 Aug 2016 6:25am
Sony Cyber-shot RX10 Mark III Review
We review the third version of the Sony Cyber-shot RX10, the Mark III, with a new telephoto zoom lens.
10 Aug 2016 8:16AM
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23 Aug 2016 6:32pm
Tamron Blog: 5 Reasons For Choosing The 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens
We're starting our blog with the 16-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD Macro Lens and here are 5 reasons why we're kicking things off with this popular super zoom.
22 Aug 2016 12:00AM
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23 Aug 2016 2:46pm
39% Of Brits Hate Selfie Sticks
Brits are the most annoyed nation when it comes to selfie sticks, a recent survey has revealed.
23 Aug 2016 1:46PM
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23 Aug 2016 9:46am
Serene Highland Image Awarded Photo Of The Week
A stunningly serene image of the Scottish Highlands is awarded the Photo of the Week accolade.
22 Aug 2016 10:26AM
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22 Aug 2016 3:26pm
Take Part In The Final Monday Night Challenge
Enter tonight's fun photo contest to be crowned the final Monday Night Challenge winner.
22 Aug 2016 7:00AM
ChillblastBen and 1 other commented on this.
22 Aug 2016 12:40pm
Chillblast Fusion Core i7 Custom Video / Photo Editing PC
Find out more about Chillblast's photo editing PC, designed to run Photoshop and more effortlessly.
22 Aug 2016 9:08AM
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20 Aug 2016 11:07am
Record Video With The Sunglasses Camera
A video camera that's handily built into sunglasses is now available from Gearbest.
19 Aug 2016 8:56AM
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19 Aug 2016 1:12am
Think More Creatively With A One Colour Photo Challenge
Want a challenge? Well pick just one colour, pick up your zoom lens and create a photography project.
19 Aug 2016 12:10AM
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18 Aug 2016 2:38pm
Take A Look At These 10 Behind-The-Scenes Shots From Fashion Shows To Be Remembered
Lights, camera, strike a pose. We take a look at 10 behind-the-scenes photos captured at some of the World's most famous catwalks.
18 Aug 2016 12:00AM
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    Apple Aperture 1.1

    • 20 Jun 2006
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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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    Capture One LE

    Shooting in RAW opens up new possibilities for digital photographers. It allows complete control over colour balance, tone and contrast. Because the information in the original RAW file is never altered, it is a also completely non-destructive process.

    • 7 Apr 2006
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    optikVerve virtualPhotographer plug-in

    Matt Grayson takes a look at optikVerve's virtualPhotographer, a fast, free effects-adding plug-in.

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    GIMP 2.6 Review

    Kat Landreth from www.pareandfocus.com reviews the latest version of GIMP - the free image editing package.

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    Phase One Capture One 4.6.2

    Gary Wolstenholme takes a look at whether the latest RAW processing offering from Phase One is good enough to capture one's attention.

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    OnOne Focal Point

    Being the self-conscious type, Gary Wolstenholme is always selective about what he draws focus to. He hopes Focal point from OnOne Software should be just the job.

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    Apple Aperture 3 review

    Earlier versions of Apple Aperture were aimed at the more experienced photographer. V3, however, is more consumer friendly, like a upmarket Apple iPhoto

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    Image recovery software

    Image recovery software review

    • 23 May 2002
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    Alien Skin Software Splat

    This plug-in for Photoshop and Paint Shop Pro comes from Alien Skin, the company that brought you EyeCandy and Xenofex.

    • 8 Jul 2002