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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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    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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    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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    Pentax K20D DSLR Digital SLR Review

    In mid January, it's good to get in the sun, so when Pentax took Matt Grayson to the burning desert to test their new DSLR, he packed his SPF50 with glee. It's just a shame it was cloudy and raining all the time.

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    SMC Pentax-DA 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 ED AL IF DC WR

    John Riley reviews the SMC Pentax-DA 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 ED AL [IF] DC, a weather resistant, compact lens.

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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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    Sony Alpha A200

    After a successful paddle in the DSLR pool, Sony have gone to the top diving board and dive bombed everyone with three new DSLRs. Matt Grayson puts on his speedos and takes a look at the entry level Alpha A200.

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    Canon EOS 450D

    Eos was the Greek goddess of dawn which is why Canon cameras now bear her name. Matt Grayson takes a look at the 450D to see if it's a legend or a fairy tale.

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    Canon EOS 1000D Review

    Matt Grayson takes a first look at the Canon EOS 1000D digital SLR. The brand new entry level model designed for beginners to photography and compact users looking to move into DSLR territory.

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28 Apr 2016 10:51pm
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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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
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27 Apr 2016 12:04pm
Olympus PEN-F Vs Panasonic Lumix GX8
David Thorpe compares the Olympus PEN-F to the Panasonic Lumix GX8 - both Micro Four Thirds cameras feature a 20 megapixel sensor and rangefinder styling.
25 Apr 2016 1:41PM
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27 Apr 2016 3:42am
Voigtlander 40mm f/2 Ultron SL II Review
Voigtlander 40mm f/2 Ultron SL II Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the compact Voigtlander 40mm f/2 Ultron SL II pancake lens for full-frame Nikon and Canon cameras.
12 Jun 2014 1:59PM
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26 Apr 2016 12:35pm
Smartwatch Style Camera With Evolutionary Algorithm
An Indian company have developed a compact modular action cam that can be worn around the wrist.
26 Apr 2016 9:06AM
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26 Apr 2016 7:18am
Beginner's Guide To Filters
Here's a quick guide to filters for those who aren't too sure about them.
5 Apr 2016 3:24PM