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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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    Leica M9 Digital Rangefinder Review

    Leica once again come up smelling of roses with the M9. A full-frame rangefinder that even they thought couldn't be built.

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    Metz 58 AF-1

    The Metz 58 AF-1 twin-head flashgun has a GN of 58 (ISO100/metres). Priced at £267, it sits between the SB-600 and SB-900 Speedlight flashguns from Nikon and the 580 EX and 430 EX II Speedlite flashguns from Canon.

    • 3 Mar 2010
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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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    Casio Exilim EX-ZR10 review

    Duncan Evans gets to grips with the hidden charms of the Casio EX-ZR10.

    • 14 Dec 2010
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    Pentax K-5 II vs K-5 IIs Comparison Review

    John Riley compares the Pentax K-5 II and Pentax K-5 IIs to see if the K-5 IIs is worth the additional investment.

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    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
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    Canon Powershot SX110 IS

    Matt Grayson takes a look at the remake of the SX100 IS. Imaginatively entitled the SX110 IS.

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    Permajet Textured Fine Art Paper Test

    Brian Wadie evaluates PermatJet Textured Fine Art Paper.

    • 20 Nov 2014
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    Nikon Coolpix L11

    User-friendly is a term that has been thrown around for years now. It's been used for computers, software and even Tuck Pendleton's apartment in Innerspace. Now Nikon have added a camera that can fall under the definition. Matt Grayson explains.

    • 2 Jul 2007
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    Reallusion CrazyTalk 4

    Bring life to your pictures with CrazyTalk from Reallusion. Matt Grayson takes a look at the program that makes your pictures move.

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    Panasonic Lumix G2 M43rds Review

    A compact Micro Four Thirds lens compatible SLR-styled camera sporting a 12.1 megapixel Live-MOS sensor, built in EVF and swiveling LCD screen.

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    Gossen Digipro F

    Getting an accurate light reading is critical in photography and a light meter will do just that. The Gossen Digipro F is a budget model that reads both incidental and reflected light and costs 149.99.

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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
smoothmoose and 4 others commented on this.
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
themak and 3 others commented on this.
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
eeffbee and 2 others commented on this.
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
RJPhoto and 1 other commented on this.
23 Feb 2017 11:03am
Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 Sample Photos
Sample photos from the new Sony FE 85mm f/1.8 E-Mount lens - an affordable prime lens for Sony cameras.
16 Feb 2017 8:00AM
johnriley1uk and 3 others commented on this.
23 Feb 2017 10:11am
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