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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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    Phase One Capture One 6.1 Pro Review

    The latest RAW workflow software from Phase One adds native 64bit support as well as a slew of other new features.

    • 11 Mar 2011
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    Oloneo PhotoEngine

    We put the beta release of Oloneo's HDR PhotoEngine to test

  • Thumbnail : Adobe Photoshop CS5

    Adobe Photoshop CS5

    An in-depth look at the new features of Photoshop CS5 - the image editing program part of the new Adobe CS5 Creative Suite.

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    Adobe Lightroom 3 Beta

    A comparison between the highly acclaimed Lightroom 2.6 and the new incarnation of this award winning Raw processor. With new features and functionality, as well as some comprehensive updates, will Lightroom 3 entice new users into the Adobe arena, or is it simply stretching the monopoly with unnecessary features?

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    Noise reduction software

    Sometimes a fast film speed is necessary and the resultant noise can reduce your picture to a speckly wreck. Here we test various noise reduction programs to see which are the best.

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    Apple Aperture 3 review

    Earlier versions of Apple Aperture were aimed at the more experienced photographer. V3, however, is more consumer friendly, like a upmarket Apple iPhoto

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    Phase One Capture One 5 PRO

    Here we take a look at whether the fifth version of this popular RAW workflow software will capture our hearts.

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    OnOne Focal Point

    Being the self-conscious type, Gary Wolstenholme is always selective about what he draws focus to. He hopes Focal point from OnOne Software should be just the job.

  • Thumbnail : OnOne Genuine Fractals 6

    OnOne Genuine Fractals 6

    Gary Wolstenholme wonders what Benoît Mandelbrot would make of OnOne software's latest offering.

    • 24 Jun 2009
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    optikVerve virtualPhotographer plug-in

    Matt Grayson takes a look at optikVerve's virtualPhotographer, a fast, free effects-adding plug-in.

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    Apple Aperture 2

    Matt Grayson takes a look at Aperture 2, Apple's image workflow program.

  • Thumbnail : AlienSkin Bokeh filter

    AlienSkin Bokeh filter

    Gary Wolstenholme was always told that if it ain't Bokeh, then don't fix it, but he thought he would take a look at the new plug-in from AlienSkin anyway.

    • 23 Mar 2009
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17 Jun 2018 8:34am
Leica C-Lux 15x Travel Zoom Announced
Leica has announced the C-Lux - a premium travel zoom camera with a 15x optical zoom lens and 1inch sensor.
17 Jun 2018 7:47AM
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16 Jun 2018 9:34am
Claim Cashback With Nikon
You can claim up to £275 cashback on select purchases of Nikon products until the end of August.
15 Jun 2018 10:05AM
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16 Jun 2018 2:33am
DxO PhotoLab 1.2 Software Review
There's a new version of DxO PhotoLab now available so we thought we'd take a look to see what's new in this popular photo editing software.
6 Jun 2018 2:00PM
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14 Jun 2018 9:02am
Affinity Photo Review
Affinity Photo promises to be a Photoshop alternative for MAC and PC users but can it deliver? We find out in our review.
11 Jun 2018 1:27PM
NikitaMorris and 2 others commented on this.
14 Jun 2018 8:32am
Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 VI vs Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 V vs Panasonic Lumix TZ200 vs Panasonic Lumix TZ100
Sony or Panasonic? Cyber-shot vs Lumix, RX vs TZ... we put the newest premium compact up against its closest rivals.
13 Jun 2018 8:49AM
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14 Jun 2018 7:13am
Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art Review
John Riley reviews the full-frame Sigma 70mm f/2.8 DG Macro Art lens, the first 1:1 Macro Art lens from Sigma, made for Canon, Sigma and Sony E lens mounts.
12 Jun 2018 9:00AM
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13 Jun 2018 1:57pm
4 Key Ingredients For Shooting Successful Landscapes
There are certain elements and key subjects that appear in landscapes time and time again. Here's what they are and why they work.
10 Jun 2018 12:10AM
emmaK22 and 1 other commented on this.
13 Jun 2018 8:14am
Canon Ends Sales Of Last Film Camera
Canon has ended the sales of its last remaining film camera, the EOS-1V.
2 Jun 2018 9:00AM
nclark and 7 others commented on this.
12 Jun 2018 5:24pm
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VI Hands-On - Sample Photos & Video
Sony has announced the Cyber-shot RX100 VI and we've got hands-on with the compact camera, with sample photos and video.
5 Jun 2018 4:51PM
johnriley1uk and 4 others commented on this.
11 Jun 2018 4:40pm
Samyang AF 24mm f/2.8 FE Review
John Riley reviews the Samyang AF 24mm f/2.8 FE full-frame auto-focus lens for Sony E mount cameras.
11 Jun 2018 9:00AM