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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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    Olympus E-5 Digital SLR Review

    John Riley reviews the Olympus E-5, aimed at professionals and higher end amateurs.

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    Olympus E-520

    In a sector of the market that's becoming more crowded than a west end pub, Olympus introduce yet another model to its Four Thirds system. Peter Bargh drinks in the atmosphere and checks out the latest talent to see if it's a luxurious cocktail or a pint of watered down ale.

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    Olympus E-20 digital SLR

    Olympus E-20 digital SLR test

    • 30 Apr 2002
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    Olympus E-510

    Like television, the Olympus E-510 has the chance to look at things Live. Unlike television, it doesn't get boring on a bank holiday. Matt Grayson takes a look at the new version of the E-500.

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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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    Olympus E-P1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

    FourThirds Showdown: Micro FourThirds has been welcomed by enthusiasts due to its compact build and DSLR sensor. The Olympus E-P1 and Panasonic GF1 are two retro looking models that offer many artistic features.

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    Olympus E-P2 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

    The Panasonic GF1 is the current champion of retro-looking Micro FourThirds cameras. Olympus want to challenge that title with the brand new E-P2 digital Pen. Sporting new Art filters, i-Enhance system and AF tracking, we find out if the extra 200 is well spent.

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    Olympus E-P1

    Olympus step into the Micro Four Thirds world with the E-P1. Matt Grayson met with Olympus to give his thoughts.

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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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    Olympus E-620

    The new E-620 from Olympus could just well be the most perfect camera ever made. Matt Grayson gives his thoughts.

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    Olympus E-330 Digital SLR Review

    Olympus E-330 Digital SLR Review

    • 23 Mar 2006
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    Olympus E-1 DSLR Review

    Unlike the other digital SLRs currently available, the E-1 is based on the new four-thirds system, one of the most pioneering developments to hit the digital photography industry in some time.

    • 8 Oct 2003
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30 Apr 2016 4:25pm
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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29 Apr 2016 3:06pm
Pentax K-1 Full Size Sample Photos
Full-size sample photos from the new Pentax K-1 DSLR taken with a variety of Pentax FF lenses.
28 Apr 2016 1:37PM
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29 Apr 2016 1:32pm
Top 10 Best Camera Phones For Photography 2015
If you're looking for a camera phone to capture better quality images with, have a look at our top 10 best camera phones.
21 Aug 2015 10:00AM
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29 Apr 2016 12:03pm
Pictar iPhone Camera Grip Kickstarter - Update
The Kickstarter campaign for the Pictar camera grip has reached its stretch goal of 150k so a dedicated PICTAR for the 6 / 6s PLUS will be unlocked, plus a new reward for ordering the PICTAR PLUS model has been added.
28 Apr 2016 11:05AM
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29 Apr 2016 8:58am
The UK's Landscape Photographer Of The Year Competition Opens For Entries
The search is now on to find the next winner of one of the nation's most exciting photographic competitions.
28 Apr 2016 12:36PM
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28 Apr 2016 6:41pm
Olympus OM-D E-M5 II Full Review
Joshua Waller reviews the new Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II, with improved IS, 40 megapixel mode, and overhauled camera design, is the Mark II enough of an update to justify buying?
10 Mar 2015 4:58PM
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28 Apr 2016 4:21pm
Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD Review
John Riley reviews the new Tamron SP 85mm f/1.8 Di VC USD, a full-frame portrait lens with Vibration Compensation.
20 Apr 2016 9:47AM
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28 Apr 2016 8:34am
Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Full Review
The new Canon EOS-1D X Mark II shoots at 16fps and records 4K video. Find out how it performs in our full review.
21 Apr 2016 5:00AM
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28 Apr 2016 8:30am
Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro 1:1 VC USD Review
John Riley reviews the new Tamron SP 90mm f/2.8 Di Macro 1:1 VC USD lens with improved image stabilisation, image quality and design.
27 Apr 2016 3:28PM
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27 Apr 2016 6:07pm
Finding The Right Camera Strap
Here, we take a look at 3 different camera straps and weigh up their pros and cons.
22 Apr 2016 10:50AM