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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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    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.

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    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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    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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25 Feb 2017 10:08am
Leica Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Review
John Riley reviews the new Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH Micro Four Thirds lens.
15 Feb 2017 8:30AM
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24 Feb 2017 9:44pm
Pentax Lens Roadmap Reveals New 50mm & 85mm Lenses
A new Pentax K-Mount lens roadmap has been published and on it are two new lenses.
24 Feb 2017 1:06PM
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24 Feb 2017 9:57am
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Expert Review
We review the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II, with 60fps continuous shooting at 20mp, 18fps C-AF raw shooting, CINE 4K video, 5-axis IS and more.
6 Jan 2017 2:55PM
josa and 1 other commented on this.
24 Feb 2017 9:20am
Panasonic Lumix FZ82 Sample Photos
We have a hands-on look at the new Panasonic Lumix FZ82, with 4K video recording, and have posted full-size sample photos.
24 Feb 2017 8:27AM
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24 Feb 2017 6:15am
Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DiII
Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DiII
A super wide-angle zoom aimed primarily at landscape and architecture photographers with a more affordable price and a slightly wider range than the camera makers' own models...is there a catch? We aim to find out.
3 Aug 2009 11:34AM
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24 Feb 2017 3:46am
10 Quick Tips On Photographing Garden Birds
Here are 10 basic but essential tips on photographing garden birds.
13 Jan 2017 12:10AM
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23 Feb 2017 11:30pm
Learn About The Common Redshank
Spotting and photographing the Common Redshank with the help of Eschenbach.
23 Feb 2017 4:00PM
smoothmoose and 4 others commented on this.
23 Feb 2017 6:45pm
Meike 25mm f/0.95 Lens Review
John Riley reviews the ultra-bright Meike 25mm f/0.95 prime lens for Micro Four Thirds and APS-C mirrorless cameras.
6 Jul 2016 10:48AM
themak and 3 others commented on this.
23 Feb 2017 5:32pm
Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 PRO Lens Review
John Riley reviews the ultra-bright Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 PRO prime lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
22 Feb 2017 10:24AM
eeffbee and 2 others commented on this.
23 Feb 2017 2:37pm
5 Grey Day Photography Projects To Try
If the weather's not playing ball here are a few photography ideas to keep you busy.
23 Feb 2017 12:10AM
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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
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    Noise reduction software

    Sometimes a fast film speed is necessary and the resultant noise can reduce your picture to a speckly wreck. Here we test various noise reduction programs to see which are the best.

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    Ulead PhotoImpact 8

    Ulead PhotoImpact 8 review

    • 22 Nov 2002
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    Photoshop Elements 2

    • 12 Feb 2003
  • Thumbnail : Alien Skin Xenofex 2

    Alien Skin Xenofex 2

    Alien Skin Xenofex 2

    • 15 Apr 2003
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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
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    Aperture 1.0

    • 28 Mar 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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    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