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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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    Nikon D40x Digital SLR Review

    With no little haste, Nikon has updated the D40 with a bigger sensor and user friendly interface. Duncan Evans checks it out.

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    Nikon D60

    Nikon owners, put down your scythes and pitchforks. The Nikon D60 isn't two cameras bolted together in a Frankenstein-esque way. It's a pure Nikon DSLR with an old Canon name badge. Matt Grayson investigates.

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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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    Ricoh Caplio R6

    A stylish Ricoh Caplio comes under the scrutiny of style-free Duncan Evans.

    • 3 May 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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    Sony a700 DSLR

    The largely well-received Sony a100 has a new sibling in the form of the 12Mp, big brother, a700. Duncan Evans got his hands on one for a first impressions look.

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    Pentax K100D Super Review

    Can you make a camera better by adding the word Super on the end? Duncan Evans investigates what else is new about this entry-level DSLR from Pentax.

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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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    Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro Review

    The latest incarnation of the SuperCCD DSLR from Fuji is put to the test by Duncan Evans.

    • 23 Apr 2007
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8 Feb 2016 5:03am
Olympus PEN-F Hands-On Preview
We got the chance to get hands-on with the new, retro-inspired PEN-F to see if its stats impress as much as the way it looks. Updated sample photos added.
27 Jan 2016 3:23PM
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8 Feb 2016 2:42am
Tamron 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di VC PZD Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Tamron 28-300mm f/3.5-6.3 Di VC PZD lens for full-frame Digital SLRs.
25 Sep 2014 11:48AM
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7 Feb 2016 10:30am
How To Find The Rare Bittern Bird
The rare Bittern is a rather photogenic bird but as it lives in dense reeds found in lonely waters, they've mastered a few tricks to avoid detection so here's a few tips to help you spot this elusive creature.
5 Feb 2016 10:05AM
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6 Feb 2016 7:02pm
Nikon Coolpix S33 Review
Ben Andrews reviews the Nikon Coolpix S33 - a budget waterproof camera that is easy to use.
1 Apr 2015 3:32PM
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6 Feb 2016 6:17pm
Mitakon Speedmaster 25mm f/0.95 Review
John Riley reviews the Zhongyi Optics Mitakon Speedmaster 25mm f/0.95 bright prime lens.
5 Nov 2015 3:50PM
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6 Feb 2016 1:09pm
Create a golden Autumn in Photoshop
Create a golden Autumn in Photoshop
David Clapp shares an alternative technique for creating Autumn shades in Photoshop.
27 Oct 2010 12:01AM
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6 Feb 2016 8:04am
Fujifilm X-A2 Review
Fujifilm's entry level mirrorless camera has been updated to join the "Selfie" generation, with a new tilting screen and additional upgrades, but how does the X-A2 perform?
9 Apr 2015 2:09PM
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4 Feb 2016 1:24pm
Use Aurora HDR To Give Travel Shots More Punch
How to use Macphun Aurora HDR software to give your travel shots more punch.
4 Feb 2016 10:47AM
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4 Feb 2016 1:15pm
Network Rail Reverses Position On Photo Removal
Network Rail has reversed its position on demanding photo removal from Alamy.
4 Feb 2016 11:27AM
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3 Feb 2016 3:32pm
Fujifilm X-Pro 2 First Impressions Review
Read our first impressions review of the new Fujifilm X-Pro 2, the latest professional X series camera from Fujifilm.
20 Jan 2016 2:45PM