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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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    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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    Contax G2

    We take a look at the classic Contax G2 camera.

    • 21 Jul 2006
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    Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro Digital SLR

    Fujifilm FinePix S1 Pro Digital SLR Review

    • 23 Jul 2001
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    Nikon D80 Digital SLR Review

    Nikon D80 Digital SLR Review

    • 29 Aug 2006
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    Adobe Photoshop 7

    Adobe Photoshop 7 test

    • 2 May 2002
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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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    Olympus E-3 hands on first look

    Claiming the world's fastest autofocus speed, along with 1/8000sec shutter speed, 5fps and a 10mp sensor, Olympus' latest digital SLR could put the company well and truly back in the professional arena. Peter Bargh, spends a day with the camera to check out these, and an array of other demanding features, in a first look preview.

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    Casio Exilim EX-Z1080

    As a child, the rare family days out had a meeting point for if we got lost. Now, standing at a statue crying is a thing of the past thanks to the Casio Exilim EX-Z1080 and the face detection memory to find family in a crowd. 30year old Matt Grayson wipes his eyes to take a look.

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    Sony Alpha A900

    After finally getting hold of the Sony Alpha A900, Matt Grayson sees if it's just as good as everyone seems to think it is.

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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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    Adobe Photoshop CS5

    An in-depth look at the new features of Photoshop CS5 - the image editing program part of the new Adobe CS5 Creative Suite.

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    Tamron AF 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC PZD review

    A newer, compact revision of their 18-270mm super-zoom lens that sports an improved vibration compensation system and a piezo ultrasonic motor.

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31 Aug 2016 3:01pm
Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC HSM Art Review
John Riley reviews the new Sigma 50-100mm f/1.8 DC telephoto zoom lens with a bright aperture and APS-C coverage.
30 Aug 2016 11:20AM
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31 Aug 2016 2:57pm
First Glimpse At 2016 Wildlife Photographer Of The Year Images Captured By Finalists
11 images captured by the finalists from the 2016 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition have been revealed.
31 Aug 2016 12:15AM
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31 Aug 2016 2:34pm
Pentax K-1 Full Review
Read our full review of the new full-frame 36 megapixel Pentax K-1 Digital SLR, with a weather sealed body and unique tilting screen.
29 Apr 2016 1:58PM
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31 Aug 2016 2:33pm
Garden Photography In The Summer - Part 2
Holly Constantine shares her tips on capturing wildlife images in your garden during the summer.
31 Aug 2016 12:00AM
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31 Aug 2016 1:54pm
Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM Sample Photos
We have been shooting with the new Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8L III USM lens and the Canon EOS 5D Mark IV.
25 Aug 2016 5:00AM
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31 Aug 2016 12:25pm
What To Photograph On Day-Trips To Picturesque Villages
Take a trip to your nearest village as there are usually plenty of photographically friendly subjects.
31 Aug 2016 12:10AM
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31 Aug 2016 11:50am
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV Hands-On Review
We go hands-on with the new Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, with a 30 megapixel full-frame sensor and 4K video recording, could this be the best DSLR from Canon yet?
25 Aug 2016 5:00AM
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31 Aug 2016 11:02am
MEIKE Introduce 12mm f/2.8 Wide-Angle & 8mm f/3.5 Fisheye Lenses
MEIKE has expanded its lens range with an ultra-wide angle and fisheye lens.
30 Aug 2016 11:52AM
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30 Aug 2016 9:51am
Pentax HD D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW Review
John Riley reviews the Pentax HD D FA* 70-200mm f/2.8 ED DC AW lens on the full-frame Pentax K-1.
18 May 2016 8:36AM
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27 Aug 2016 4:04pm
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC Lens Review
Samyang 14mm f/2.8 ED AS IF UMC Lens Review
This budget manual focus ultra-wide angle lens, offers a diagonal angle of view of 114 degrees on a full frame camera and a bright f/2.8 maximum aperture, Gary Wolstenholme reviews.
4 Jul 2012 9:33AM