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Bus driver ‘unfairly dismissed’ after photography row

A bus driver who was sacked after he objected to someone taking photographs of his vehicle was unfairly dismissed, a tribunal has ruled.

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UK photographer wins RPS Gold Award

A British photographer has won a Gold Award in an international competition hosted by the Royal Photographic Society (RPS).

Ilford Galerie Prestige Gold Fibre Silk 310gsm

Ilford Galerie inkjet paper set for UK re-launch

Ilford Galerie photo inkjet paper is set to be relaunched in the UK at the end of August, following a rescue deal that followed the...

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Pentax 645Z

Pentax 645Z review - first impressions

With a 51.4-million-pixel, medium-format-sized CMOS sensor, the...

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Latest Reviews

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 back

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 review

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000 is the first bridge camera to...

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Sony Alpha 7S front

Sony Alpha 7S review

The Sony A7S is the latest addition to Sony's growing full frame...

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Fujinon XF 56mm f1.2 R

Fujinon XF 56mm f/1.2 R review

Damien Demolder tests Fujifilm’s new wide-aperture portrait lens...

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Canon EF 16-35mm f4L IS USM side

Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM review

Good extreme wideangle zoom lenses for full-frame cameras are not...

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Sony Alpha 77 Mark II

Sony Alpha 77 II review

Sony has taken the Alpha 77 and added Wi-Fi, an improved screen...

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Tips & Techniques

John Thomson Portrait

Icons of Photography - Iconic Photographer John Thomson (1837-1921)

John Thomson, who documented life in the Far East and highlighted the plight of London’s poor, is now...

Phil Hall

AP's Essential Guide to Freelensing

Guide to freelensing: Discover how to achieve creamy defocused effects without a dedicated...

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