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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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    Kodak Easyshare C913

    In times of financial crisis, it can be a good idea to look at cameras that aren't as expensive. Matt Grayson is on hand to do all the dirty work for you.

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    Nikon D700 Digital SLR Review

    The Nikon D700 has been launched and London braces itself for Matt Grayson's imminent arrival.

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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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    Nikon Coolpix S51c

    With a wave-form body design and Wi-Fi communications, the new Nikon CoolPix is like a lesson in particle physics, but with a sexy tutor rather than some old bloke with a beard.

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    Samsung NV9

    With a futuristic design and retro dashboard clocks, the Samsung NV9 looks like something straight out of The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. Matt Grayson prepares for some bad acting and too much CGI.

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    Canon EOS 5D MkII, Nikon D700 & Sony Alpha A850

    Moving on up! For the ultimate image quality you should consider going full-frame and here we test three of the very best.

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    Budget group

    Matt Grayson gives the lowdown on a selection of budget compacts in the price range of 120 that are suitable for the happy snapper, first time buyer or as a gift.

    • 4 Sep 2008
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    Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX3

    Matt Grayson looks at the brand spanking new DMC-LX3 from Panasonic.

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    Olympus SP-560UZ

    Two cameras with an 18x zoom arrive in the same week. Truly, the photographically lazy shall inherit the earth. Duncan Evans reports.

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    Fujifilm FinePix S2000HD

    Every product that uses electricity now has some connection to HD. Have Fujifilm jumped on the already overloaded bandwagon or can the S2000HD offer something the others can't? Matt Grayson investigates.

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    GE E1050 TW

    Matt Grayson enjoys sticking his greasy mitts all over the GE E1050 TW touchscreen compact.

  • Thumbnail : Canon Powershot G11

    Canon Powershot G11

    The power house of the Canon compacts has been reworked and we review it here.

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26 Feb 2017 9:17am
Leica Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 Review
John Riley reviews the new Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH Micro Four Thirds lens.
15 Feb 2017 8:30AM
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24 Feb 2017 9:44pm
Pentax Lens Roadmap Reveals New 50mm & 85mm Lenses
A new Pentax K-Mount lens roadmap has been published and on it are two new lenses.
24 Feb 2017 1:06PM
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24 Feb 2017 9:57am
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II Expert Review
We review the new Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II, with 60fps continuous shooting at 20mp, 18fps C-AF raw shooting, CINE 4K video, 5-axis IS and more.
6 Jan 2017 2:55PM
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24 Feb 2017 9:20am
Panasonic Lumix FZ82 Sample Photos
We have a hands-on look at the new Panasonic Lumix FZ82, with 4K video recording, and have posted full-size sample photos.
24 Feb 2017 8:27AM
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24 Feb 2017 6:15am
Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DiII
Tamron SP 10-24mm f/3.5-4.5 DiII
A super wide-angle zoom aimed primarily at landscape and architecture photographers with a more affordable price and a slightly wider range than the camera makers' own models...is there a catch? We aim to find out.
3 Aug 2009 11:34AM
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24 Feb 2017 3:46am
10 Quick Tips On Photographing Garden Birds
Here are 10 basic but essential tips on photographing garden birds.
13 Jan 2017 12:10AM
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23 Feb 2017 11:30pm
Learn About The Common Redshank
Spotting and photographing the Common Redshank with the help of Eschenbach.
23 Feb 2017 4:00PM
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23 Feb 2017 6:45pm
Meike 25mm f/0.95 Lens Review
John Riley reviews the ultra-bright Meike 25mm f/0.95 prime lens for Micro Four Thirds and APS-C mirrorless cameras.
6 Jul 2016 10:48AM
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23 Feb 2017 5:32pm
Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 PRO Lens Review
John Riley reviews the ultra-bright Olympus M.Zuiko 25mm f/1.2 PRO prime lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras.
22 Feb 2017 10:24AM
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23 Feb 2017 2:37pm
5 Grey Day Photography Projects To Try
If the weather's not playing ball here are a few photography ideas to keep you busy.
23 Feb 2017 12:10AM