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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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    Introduction to Photography DVD

    Introduction to Photography is a DVD from the Karl Taylor Photography Masterclass series that covers the basics of photography from exposure to composition.

    • 21 May 2010
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    Bowens Ringflash Pro

    Bowens Ringflash Pro is a high power flash for studio and location photography

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    Sunpak 16R Pro Ring Flash

    The Sunpak 16R Pro Ring Flash is a budget flash unit that gives balanced light around the lens for macro work or portraiture.

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    Sigma SD1 Merrill Digital SLR Review

    Sigma believe they hold the key to the ultimate image quality, the Foveon X3 sensor, recording 3 colours at every pixel does this camera deliver? Joshua Waller finds out.

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    Ray Flash Adapter

    The Ray Flash is a ring flash adapter for hot shoe mounted flash

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    Nikon D800 D800E DSLR Hands-On Review

    We go hands on with the new Nikon D800 and D800E Digital SLRs - the new 36.3 megapixel Full Frame Digital SLRs from Nikon.

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    Sigma DP2 Merrill Review

    The Sigma DP2 Merrill is a compact camera with a large APS-C size 48 megapixel Foveon X3 sensor.

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    Sigma DP1 Merrill Review

    We review the Sigma DP1 Merrill, the new compact camera from Sigma with a 46 megapixel Foveon sensor.

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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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    Panasonic DMC L10

    A flip-out articulating screen and a Live view, itís almost like being in the pub watching football. Duncan Evans puts down his beer and picks up the new Four Thirds DSLR from Panasonic.

    • 13 Nov 2007
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    RayFlash RingFlash Universal Adapter Review

    We test the RayFlash Universal RingFlash Adapter - designed to give any flash head a ring flash effect.

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    Budget group

    It took Matt Grayson weeks of preparation like standing infront of the mirror practising jokes, hiring the tuxedo and drinking honey and lemon juice to improve his voice before being told that compering had been spelled incorrectly.

    • 12 Sep 2007
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Four Easy Ways To Create A Vignette In Photoshop
Vignettes are a simple yet subtle way to guide the eye through a shot and here are four ways to create one in Photoshop.
6 May 2016 10:52AM
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29 Sep 2016 9:36pm
Take A Look At These 10 Top Images Of Urban Wildlife
Here are 10 creative captures of urban wildlife entered into the recent Photocrowd photography competition.
29 Sep 2016 2:16PM
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29 Sep 2016 1:53pm
Posersnap Line Of Mobile Accessories
Posersnap has announced a complete line of mobile phone accessories.
29 Sep 2016 12:59PM
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29 Sep 2016 9:44am
What's Black, Red & Hipster All Over?
The answer is Impossible's new Black & Red film for 600 type instant cameras.
22 Sep 2016 1:25PM
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28 Sep 2016 8:39pm
DJI Mavic Pro Foldable Drone Announced
DJI has announced the new Mavic Pro foldable drone with 4K video and automatic follow flying built-in.
28 Sep 2016 11:23AM
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28 Sep 2016 4:49pm
Win Manfrotto & Lastolite By Manfrotto Photography Accessories
Enter September's Photo Month competition for the chance to win 1 of 4 photo accessories from Manfrotto and Lastolite By Manfrotto.
1 Sep 2016 6:00AM
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28 Sep 2016 2:53pm
Samyang 85mm f/1.2 14mm f/2.4 Premium Lenses
We have a look at the new Samyang 85mm f/1.2 and 14mm f/2.4 Premium lenses for Full-frame cameras.
22 Sep 2016 1:20PM
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28 Sep 2016 2:32pm
Canon EOS M5 Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Canon EOS M5, the new mirrorless camera from Canon with mini-DSLR styling and advanced shooting performance.
15 Sep 2016 8:44AM
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27 Sep 2016 5:45pm
Sony Alpha A99-II Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Sony Alpha A99-II, with a new 42.4mp BSI CMOS sensor, updated menus, and high speed shooting.
23 Sep 2016 11:54AM
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27 Sep 2016 5:36pm
Panasonic Lumix G80 Review
We review the Panasonic Lumix G80 / G85, which has just been announced, and is Panasonic's weather-sealed DSLR-styled mirrorless camera with 4K video and 5-axis image stabilisation.
19 Sep 2016 12:15PM