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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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    Pentax Optio E30

    Summer is upon us, holidays are around the corner and Pentax are offering the Optio E30 to relieve you stress on your jollies. Matt Grayson gives it a whirl.

    • 6 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
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    Casio Exilim EX-Z75

    Do thin cameras have to compromise other features to keep the size down? Matt Grayson takes a look at the Exilim EX-Z75. A camera so thin that if it stood sideways, a teacher would mark it absent.

    • 19 Jul 2007
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    Lexar Professional UDMA 300x 4Gb

    With Professionals wanting bigger and faster cards all the time, Lexar have released the fastest of them all. Matt Grayson takes a look at a card with a 300x write speed.

    • 26 Jul 2007
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    Lexar Secure II Plus 4Gb

    Those clever fellows at Lexar have released a Secure Flash drive suitable for Professional photographers to use. Matt Grayson has a look at one.

    • 31 Jul 2007
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    Manfrotto 055x Pro & 804 RC2 head

    With an adjustable centre column and three way head, the Manfrotto 055x ProB & 804 RC2 head are a combination as flexible as a boneless gymnast. Matt Grayson dons his tights to take a look.

    • 7 Aug 2007
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    Kodak easyshare G600

    It's a sharing, caring world and Matt Grayson is not one to turn his nose up at someone giving him something free. The Kodak easyshare G600 printer is designed to do that. But he has to give the printer back once he's finished.

    • 8 Aug 2007
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    Sativa Professional camera rucksack

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the Sativa Professional Camera rucksack which is made out of Hemp. He chooses his words carefully in case he upsets people and ends up getting stoned.

    • 15 Oct 2007
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    VueScan

    Unhappy with your scans? If your whites are coming out of the scanner a dirty grey then you need the ultimate in scanning software. Duncan Evans reveals the industry’s best kept secret.

    • 26 Oct 2007
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    Pentax Optio Z10

    The Pentax Optio Z10 has been designed with no moving external parts. Lethargic Matt Grayson simply decides not to use his.

    • 14 Nov 2007
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    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 1.3 review

    Sorting, selecting, correcting and churning out your images for a variety of formats is now easier than ever, as Duncan Evans investigates.

    • 29 Nov 2007
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    Canon Powershot A460

    SNAP SHOT REVIEW - Matt Grayson looks at the features of the Canon Powershot A460 and gives a definitive buying answer.

    • 6 Dec 2007
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Leica Leitz-Park - The Official Opening
There's a new Leica Camera AG headquarters in Germany and Stuart Fawcett went along to the opening to have a look around the complex.
18 Jun 2018 11:50AM
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Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 Review
John Riley reviews the new Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 lens, the latest telephoto zoom from Tamron for full-frame cameras.
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18 Jun 2018 11:20am
Sigma 16mm f/1.4 DC DN Contemporary Review
John Riley reviews the new 16mm f/1.4 Sigma lens for Sony E mount and Micro Four Thirds cameras.
30 Nov 2017 9:46AM
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17 Jun 2018 8:34am
Leica C-Lux 15x Travel Zoom Announced
Leica has announced the C-Lux - a premium travel zoom camera with a 15x optical zoom lens and 1inch sensor.
17 Jun 2018 7:47AM
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16 Jun 2018 9:34am
Claim Cashback With Nikon
You can claim up to £275 cashback on select purchases of Nikon products until the end of August.
15 Jun 2018 10:05AM
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16 Jun 2018 2:33am
DxO PhotoLab 1.2 Software Review
There's a new version of DxO PhotoLab now available so we thought we'd take a look to see what's new in this popular photo editing software.
6 Jun 2018 2:00PM
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14 Jun 2018 9:02am
Affinity Photo Review
Affinity Photo promises to be a Photoshop alternative for MAC and PC users but can it deliver? We find out in our review.
11 Jun 2018 1:27PM
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14 Jun 2018 8:32am
Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 VI vs Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V vs Panasonic Lumix TZ200 vs Panasonic Lumix TZ100
Sony or Panasonic? Cyber-shot vs Lumix, RX vs TZ... we put the newest premium compact up against its closest rivals.
13 Jun 2018 8:49AM
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14 Jun 2018 7:13am
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art Review
John Riley reviews the full-frame Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art lens, the first 1:1 Macro Art lens from Sigma, made for Canon, Sigma and Sony E lens mounts.
12 Jun 2018 9:00AM