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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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    Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium

    Microsoft Picture It! Photo Premium review

    • 9 Apr 2001
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    Panasonic Lumix GX7 Full Review

    Read our full review of the new Panasonic Lumix GX7, the only mirrorless camera with a tilting viewfinder. Find out how it performs.

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    Kodak PIXPRO SP360 4K Review

    We review the 4K Kodak action camera, the SP360-4K, with 360 degree view, or 360x360 view with the Dual Pro Pack.

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    Fujifilm FinePix X100 Digital Camera Review

    The new Fujifilm FinePix X100 is put through a full review to find out how this camera performs in use.

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    Processing labs on test

    We've started to survey the specialist processing outlets that advertise in the photographic magazines.

    • 26 Nov 2001
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    Photoshop CS

    Photoshop became part of the CS range on version 8. We take a look at what this means to the popular image editing program.

    • 30 Sep 2003
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    Roxio Easy Media Creator 9

    Easy Media Creator 9 is a software package that is all inclusive. It does everything from download to upload and won't ignore you when you ask for a drink. Matt Grayson takes a look to see if it's 5 star or a load of Balaerics.

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    Roxio Easy Media Creator 10

    Like Police Academy, the sequels to Roxios Easy Media Creator suite keep churning out. But do they also make you want to punch someone? Matt Grayson thinks that if it did, it would be Steve Guttenberg.

    • 3 Oct 2007
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    Casio Exilim EX-Z200 Review

    The Casio Exilim EX-Z200 is a pocket sized digital camera with a 4x wide angle lens. It has 10 megapixels and comes in a choice of three colours.

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    Nikon Coolpix S520 Review

    The Nikon Coolpix S520 is an 8 megapixel digital camera that can slip into a pocket. It has a 3x optical zoom lens plus features such as image stabilisation and automatic red eye fix.

    • 6 Nov 2008
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    Canon IXUS 80 IS - USER REVIEW

    Phil Young was after a lightweight camera that was also needed to be fairly robust, cope with some decent temperature extremes and be simple enough to use that even a trained monkey would have a fighting chance. Here's how the Canon IXUS 80 IS coped.

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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