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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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    Fujifilm FinePix S5 Pro Review

    The latest incarnation of the SuperCCD DSLR from Fuji is put to the test by Duncan Evans.

    • 23 Apr 2007
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    Corel PaintShop Pro X4 Ultimate Review

    We look at the latest version of Corel PaintShop Pro X4 Ultimate with HDR merge and Dual Monitor support.

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    Manfrotto 055x Pro & 804 RC2 head

    With an adjustable centre column and three way head, the Manfrotto 055x ProB & 804 RC2 head are a combination as flexible as a boneless gymnast. Matt Grayson dons his tights to take a look.

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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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    Samsung Pro 815 Review

    Samsung have a history of producing feature packed compact digital cameras at a reasonable price. In this review we take a look at the Pro 815 which is their first foray into the higher end of the digital camera market.

    • 22 Dec 2005
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    DxO Optics Pro 9 Software Review

    Chris Frankland takes a look at DxO's Optics Pro 9 software.

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    Epson Stylus Pro 3800

    When asked for two words that describe the Pro3800, most popular were big and square. Thats two things it has in common with Matt Grayson then.

    • 5 Jul 2007
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    Camera Bags Review

    Rebecca Bradley reviews the latest camera bags on the market from the leading manufacturers.

    • 6 Sep 2007
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    Build Your Own Camera - Lomo Konstruktor

    Stuart Fawcett goes hands-on with the new Lomography Konstruktor, the new DIY film SLR camera.

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    Sony Cyber-shot HX5

    With a back-illuminated sensor, GPS, a compass and 10x optical zoom the Sony Cyber-shot HX5 could be the most feature-laden camera they've produced.

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    Kodak Easyshare Z980

    With a huge 24x optical zoom, Raw recording and a portrait shutter release, is the Kodak Easyshare Z980 a suitable second camera for DSLR users?

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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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Four Easy Ways To Create A Vignette In Photoshop
Vignettes are a simple yet subtle way to guide the eye through a shot and here are four ways to create one in Photoshop.
6 May 2016 10:52AM
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29 Sep 2016 9:36pm
Take A Look At These 10 Top Images Of Urban Wildlife
Here are 10 creative captures of urban wildlife entered into the recent Photocrowd photography competition.
29 Sep 2016 2:16PM
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29 Sep 2016 1:53pm
Posersnap Line Of Mobile Accessories
Posersnap has announced a complete line of mobile phone accessories.
29 Sep 2016 12:59PM
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29 Sep 2016 9:44am
What's Black, Red & Hipster All Over?
The answer is Impossible's new Black & Red film for 600 type instant cameras.
22 Sep 2016 1:25PM
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28 Sep 2016 8:39pm
DJI Mavic Pro Foldable Drone Announced
DJI has announced the new Mavic Pro foldable drone with 4K video and automatic follow flying built-in.
28 Sep 2016 11:23AM
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28 Sep 2016 4:49pm
Win Manfrotto & Lastolite By Manfrotto Photography Accessories
Enter September's Photo Month competition for the chance to win 1 of 4 photo accessories from Manfrotto and Lastolite By Manfrotto.
1 Sep 2016 6:00AM
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28 Sep 2016 2:53pm
Samyang 85mm f/1.2 14mm f/2.4 Premium Lenses
We have a look at the new Samyang 85mm f/1.2 and 14mm f/2.4 Premium lenses for Full-frame cameras.
22 Sep 2016 1:20PM
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28 Sep 2016 2:32pm
Canon EOS M5 Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Canon EOS M5, the new mirrorless camera from Canon with mini-DSLR styling and advanced shooting performance.
15 Sep 2016 8:44AM
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27 Sep 2016 5:45pm
Sony Alpha A99-II Hands-On Preview
We go hands-on with the new Sony Alpha A99-II, with a new 42.4mp BSI CMOS sensor, updated menus, and high speed shooting.
23 Sep 2016 11:54AM
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27 Sep 2016 5:36pm
Panasonic Lumix G80 Review
We review the Panasonic Lumix G80 / G85, which has just been announced, and is Panasonic's weather-sealed DSLR-styled mirrorless camera with 4K video and 5-axis image stabilisation.
19 Sep 2016 12:15PM