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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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    Sony Alpha 3000 Review

    The SLR styled Sony Alpha 3000 is an entry level mirrorless camera that uses Sony NEX lenses and features a 20 megapixel APS-C sensor.

    • 10 Oct 2013
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    Elinchrom Ringflash 3000

    Ringflashes are increasing dramatically in popularity. Peter Bargh checks to see if the Elinchrom RF3000 deserves a halo

    • 17 Mar 2008
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    Pentax Optio I-10 review

    The Pentax Optio I-10 is designed with the retro look of a vintage Pentax Auto 110 film camera. Daniel Bell takes a look at this bang up to date digital version with a 5x optical zoom and 12.1Mp sensor.

    • 14 Nov 2010
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    Nik Software Snapseed For Windows Review

    Daniel Bell uses the Nik Software Snapseed For Windows software to edit his pictures.

    • 2 May 2012
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    Nikon D610 DSLR Review

    We put the new Nikon D610 to test, and find out what's new with the latest model from Nikon.

    • 31 Oct 2013
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    Sony Alpha A99-II Review

    The 42.4 megapixel Sony Alpha A99 Mark II an SLR shaped Digital SLT with high-speed 12fps continuous shooting and 4K video recording.

    • 5 Apr 2017
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    Olympus E-400 DSLR Review

    The E-400 - a bantamweight with the punching power of a light heavyweight, as Duncan Evans reveals while testing Olympus' lightest and latest, Four Thirds Standard SLR.

    • 1 Dec 2006
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    Casio EXILIM Z1200

    Boasting a massive 12Mp CCD in a small body, the Z1200 fires the next shots in the pixel-counting wars. Duncan Evans is our conscientious objector on the spot in this exclusive first review.

    • 15 Jun 2007
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    Olympus E-410 DSLR Review

    A scant seven months after the release of the E-400, Olympus have replaced it with the E-410. Duncan Evans tried to substitute four words in his original review and post that but was caught out. For his penance, here's the all-new review.

    • 13 Jul 2007
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    Canon Powershot A650 IS

    As far as dependability and being steady in the picture department is concerned, the Canon Powershot A650 IS is the Paul Burrell of the keen amateur class. Matt Grayson investigates if this camera has a history of ripping off its shirt.

    • 3 Oct 2007
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    Olympus Mju 1200

    ing to avoid a paradox... ...With a futuristic exterior like something from the future sent back through time, Matt Grayson investigates the Olympus Mju1200 whilst trying to avoid a paradox... ...With a futuristic exte...

    • 26 Nov 2007
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    Canon Powershot G9

    The Canon Powershot G9 is a bridge camera spanning the distance between compacts and DSLRs. This one practically comes with a Billy goat, complains troll-like Matt Grayson.

    • 10 Dec 2007
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19 Apr 2018 2:52pm
Meike Announce New 85mm AF Lens
Meike has announced a new 85mm f/1.8 full frame lens in Canon EF mount - their first AF lens.
18 Apr 2018 2:22PM
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19 Apr 2018 2:15pm
Here Are The First Nikon Lenses You Should Buy (After The Kit Lens)
Wanting to expand your lens collection but aren't sure which lens to buy next? If you're a Nikon shooter, this guide will help you.
18 Apr 2018 1:30PM
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19 Apr 2018 8:59am
Jessops Launches 'Next Generation' Photo Stores
Jessops has announced store revamps to cater for the smartphone savvy generation.
16 Apr 2018 3:29PM
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18 Apr 2018 11:24am
21 Top Books For Learning Adobe Photoshop
Wondering what layers are? Need some help with the Lasso tool? Well, a book that talks all things Photoshop maybe just what you're looking for.
17 Apr 2018 8:00AM
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17 Apr 2018 2:44pm
Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium Announced
Sony has announced the new Xperia XZ2 designed for low-light photography with dual cameras.
16 Apr 2018 12:49PM
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16 Apr 2018 10:35pm
Mount Any Lens To Your Smartphone With This Adapter
There's a smartphone adapter that can harness the power of your DSLR and mirrorless lenses!
13 Apr 2018 9:25AM
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16 Apr 2018 6:54pm
Laowa 9mm f/2.8 Zero-D Review
John Riley reviews the Laowa C-Dreamer 9mm f/2.8 ZERO-D ultra-wide angle and compact lens for APS-C mirrorless cameras.
6 Apr 2018 10:03AM
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16 Apr 2018 12:11pm
Vivitar Auto Macro 55mm f/2.8 Vintage Review
John Riley review the vintage Vivitar Auto Macro 55mm f/2.8 lens on the 36mp full-frame DSLR, the Pentax K-1.
12 Apr 2018 9:34AM
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16 Apr 2018 9:26am
Tips On Photographing Stained Glass Windows
Stained glass windows are a photogenic subject but they can be a nightmare to photograph. Here are a few tips to help you perfect your technique.
13 Apr 2018 12:10AM
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15 Apr 2018 5:34pm
Tokina 11-20mm f/2.8 24-70mm f/2.8 Lens Shown
Tokina are showning the new 11-20mm f/2.8 DX and 24-70mm f/2.8 FX (Full-frame) lenses at Photokina 2014
17 Sep 2014 5:13PM