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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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    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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    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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    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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29 Jul 2016 12:10am
Mini Competition - Win Eschenbach Arena D+ 8x42 Binoculars!
You could win a pair of Eschenbach's Arena D+ 8x42 binoculars by answering a simple question.
23 Jul 2016 12:00AM
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28 Jul 2016 10:40pm
3000 Shot Timelapse Shows 1-Year On Earth 1 Million Miles From Our Planet
NASA has released a timelapse of earth that captures a full year from 1 million miles away.
22 Jul 2016 8:59AM
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28 Jul 2016 10:15am
Nikon 105mm f/1.4E ED Portrait Lens
Nikon has announced the only 105mm lens on the market with an f/1.4 max aperture.
27 Jul 2016 10:11AM
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27 Jul 2016 9:14pm
3rd July Photo Month Winner
Find out who's won a year's Plus membership in July's Photo Month.
27 Jul 2016 1:58PM
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27 Jul 2016 3:08pm
Samyang AF 50mm f/1.4 FE Review
John Riley reviews the new Samyang AF 50mm f/1.4 for Sony FE cameras, the AF 50mm f/1.4 is Samyang's first auto-focus lens.
21 Jul 2016 9:33AM
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27 Jul 2016 1:05pm
Find Out What Went On At The Adobe #PhotographyJam In London
Stuart Fawcett went along to Adobe's #PhotographyJam to pick up a few tips and chat with pro photographers.
26 Jul 2016 9:59AM
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26 Jul 2016 12:57pm
Top 10 Quickest SD Memory Cards Tested
We test the latest SDHC, SDXC, UHS-I and UHS-II memory cards to find out which are the quickest. Updated July 2016.
19 Jul 2016 2:30PM
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26 Jul 2016 10:22am
Barbershop Undercut Borsa Bag Competition Winner
Find out who's won the Barbershop Undercut Borsa bag in our mini competition.
25 Jul 2016 3:29PM
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25 Jul 2016 7:08pm
How To Capture Creative Wedding Photographs As A Guest
So, you're not a professional wedding photographer but you still want to capture some creative and picture-perfect shots of the wedding you're attending. Well, we've got a few tips to help you out with exactly that.
25 Jul 2016 1:39PM
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25 Jul 2016 2:43pm
Venus 60mm f/2.8 Macro Lens Review
Paul Iddon tests the Venus 60mm f/2.8 2:1 macro lens, the World's only 2:1 macro lens to offer infinite focus.
26 Feb 2015 2:38PM