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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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    Olympus E-P1 vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-GF1

    FourThirds Showdown: Micro FourThirds has been welcomed by enthusiasts due to its compact build and DSLR sensor. The Olympus E-P1 and Panasonic GF1 are two retro looking models that offer many artistic features.

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    DSLR group test

    It's tiring trudging around shops and trying to find cameras navigating that pesky search option. So we've compiled the best DSLRs in the mid-range and put them here.

    • 18 Aug 2009
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    Lytro Illum V2 Review

    The Lytro Illum is a new professional Light Field Camera that lets you create "Living pictures" that can be re-focused after shooting. We have a look at the Lytro Illum with V2 of the camera software.

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    Lytro Light Field Camera Review

    Find out how the Lytro Light Field Camera performs in our review, the camera that lets you change focus after you've taken the photo.

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    Pentax O-GPS1 GPS Unit Review

    Pentax O-GPS1 is a GPS device that fits on the hot shoe to add navigational image metadata as well as provide an interesting star tracking feature. Peter Bargh takes one out for an episode with the sky at night.

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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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2 Sep 2015 9:23am
Samyang 10mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS CS Lens Review
Samyang 10mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS CS Lens Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the Samyang 10mm f/2.8 ED AS NCS CS ultra wide-angle lens with Nano Coating System.
14 May 2014 1:13PM
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2 Sep 2015 9:21am
Basic Butterfly Photography Advice
Here we have a few tips to aid you in your pursuit of the perfect butterfly image.
26 Aug 2015 12:10AM
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2 Sep 2015 5:31am
8 Reasons Why Flip Screens Are Useful Accessories On Cameras
Here are some reasons why having a tilt screen on your camera will be useful.
2 Sep 2015 12:10AM
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1 Sep 2015 9:43pm
Photographing Long Lines Of Trees
Photographing Long Lines Of Trees
Go for a short walk in search of symmetrical lines of trees.
8 Oct 2012 12:00AM
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1 Sep 2015 8:43pm
Mystery Monitor Revealed!
The mystery monitor that you had the chance to win is revealed as the BenQ SW2700PT.
1 Sep 2015 8:00AM
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30 Aug 2015 4:55pm
Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Review
Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Review
Gary Wolstenholme reviews the new Sigma 18-250mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM Lens, the new superzoom macro lens from Sigma. Review based on a pre-production sample.
18 Jun 2012 1:23PM
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30 Aug 2015 9:48am
Photographing Canals
Spend an hour or two with your camera at the side of a canal and you'll soon have plenty of images.
27 Aug 2015 12:10AM
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29 Aug 2015 8:22am
Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II Vs Olympus OM-D E-M10
We compare the new Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark II with the OM-D E-M10 to see what new features the OM-D E-M10 II brings to the MFT Olympus line-up.
25 Aug 2015 2:01PM
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28 Aug 2015 12:40pm
Tips On Photographing Storms
Here's some top tips on photographing stormy weather.
28 Aug 2015 12:10AM
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27 Aug 2015 6:12pm
Canon EOS 5DS R Review
The Canon EOS 5DS R offers a 50.6 megapixel full-frame CMOS sensor along with low-pass cancellation filter for improved resolution and detail in photos.
25 Aug 2015 8:41AM