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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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    200 Tripod group test

    Selecting the right tripod can be a minefield. So we've got three here for around 200 to see which offers the best value for money in construction, features and ease-of-use.

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    Epson Stylus Photo PX650

    Can a printer for 125 make prints better than lab quality? That's what we'll find out.

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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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    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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    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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    Strobeam DL 250 Mk III Flash Review

    The Strobeam DL 250 Mk III is put through its paces.

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    Pentax K-7 Digital SLR Review

    Matt Grayson saw the new Pentax K-7 DSLR. But is it any better than the K20D?

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    Samsung NX100 Review

    Duncan Evans reviews the hybrid Samsung NX100, a compact body with SLR lens performance.

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    Canon EOS 40D Review

    With a chorus of choirboys singing, massed pipers piping and a hundred heralds, er heralding, it�s the shiny new semi-pro DSLR from Canon. Duncan Evans puts away the kid gloves and gets out the silk ones with gold filigree he uses for special occasions.

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    Nikon D300 Digital SLR Review

    After a long gap between the D100 and the D200, Nikon surprised a few folk with the announcement in August �07 of the D300. Now, less than two years after Ian Andrews tested its predecessor, he brings us his verdict on the D300

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    Pentax K200D Review

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the K200D DSLR from Pentax. A camera suitable for newcomers to photography and users upgrading from compact cameras.

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    Sony Alpha A230

    Sony finally go it alone with the Alpha A230. Matt Grayson gives his views.

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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