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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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    Sigma SD14 reviewed

    After more than three years of rumours and promises, Sigma�s latest digital SLR camera, the SD14, sporting an improved Foveon X3 sensor, became available in April. Ian Andrews has had his hands on one for a trial.

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    Lensbaby 3G

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the Lensbaby 3G. A professional lens for DSLR with an adjustable selective focus area.

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    Canon EOS 40D Review

    With a chorus of choirboys singing, massed pipers piping and a hundred heralds, er heralding, it�s the shiny new semi-pro DSLR from Canon. Duncan Evans puts away the kid gloves and gets out the silk ones with gold filigree he uses for special occasions.

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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.

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    Pentax K20D DSLR Digital SLR Review

    In mid January, it's good to get in the sun, so when Pentax took Matt Grayson to the burning desert to test their new DSLR, he packed his SPF50 with glee. It's just a shame it was cloudy and raining all the time.

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    Voigtlander Bessa R4a

    Matt Grayson using a film camera, such as the Voigtlander Bessa R4a, for the first time in 10 years is like someone returning to their home town after years away: Things haven't changed, but no-one recognises him anymore.

    • 28 Apr 2008
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    Nikon AF-S 14-24mm f/2.8G ED

    Ian Andrews takes a look at Nikon's 14-24mm AF-S f/2.8G ED lens to see how the optic performs.

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    Canon EOS 450D

    Eos was the Greek goddess of dawn which is why Canon cameras now bear her name. Matt Grayson takes a look at the 450D to see if it's a legend or a fairy tale.

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    Olympus E-420

    Olympus have done it again. They've released a successor to a previous DSLR that looks the same but has changed enough for Matt Grayson to not be able to copy and paste.

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    KATA R-103

    The KATA R-103 is a bag created from the minds of tough soldier types. Matt Grayson laughs in the face of danger and gives it an honest review.

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    Manfrotto 190CX Pro4 & 486RC2 head

    After winning a trophy using the Manfrotto 190CX Pro4 tripod, award winning technical writer Matt Grayson gives his review.

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    Pentax K-m DSLR Review

    Matt Grayson tests the K-m from Pentax. The newest entry class DSLR to hit the streets.

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26 Jul 2016 12:57pm
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
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26 Jul 2016 10:22am
Barbershop Undercut Borsa Bag Competition Winner
Find out who's won the Barbershop Undercut Borsa bag in our mini competition.
25 Jul 2016 3:29PM
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25 Jul 2016 7:08pm
How To Capture Creative Wedding Photographs As A Guest
So, you're not a professional wedding photographer but you still want to capture some creative and picture-perfect shots of the wedding you're attending. Well, we've got a few tips to help you out with exactly that.
25 Jul 2016 1:39PM
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25 Jul 2016 2:43pm
Venus 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens Review
Paul Iddon tests the Venus 60mm f/2.8 2:1 macro lens, the World's only 2:1 macro lens to offer infinite focus.
26 Feb 2015 2:38PM
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25 Jul 2016 11:33am
ePHOTOzine Member Feature: phil_j
ePHOTOzine Member Feature: phil_j
Nikon user phil_j takes beautiful photos of plants and wildlife. Here's his story.
18 Nov 2012 12:00AM
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25 Jul 2016 11:11am
Fantastic Brown Bear Image Awarded POTW
A beautiful image of a brown bear has been awarded ePHOTOzine's Photo of the Week accolade.
25 Jul 2016 10:32AM
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25 Jul 2016 6:32am
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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24 Jul 2016 2:23pm
Pentax SMC DA 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 SDM Lens Review
Pentax SMC DA 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 SDM Lens Review
Gary Wolstenhome reviews the Pentax SMC DA 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 SDM lens.
7 Feb 2013 10:09AM
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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