Michael Topham

Fujifilm X-A2 product shot 15

The X-A2 presents subtle improvements over the X-A1. Is this enough to make it stand out in a saturated entry-level market?


Canon has made a bold statement with its latest L-series lens, but is the world’s widest-angle rectilinear zoom lens all it’s made out to be?


Michael Topham tests Gloxy’s portable Power Blade to find out how it performs when painting subjects at night

In our Sony Alpha 7 II review, Michael Topham finds out whether the successor to the A7 improves the aesthetics and irons out the handling quirks


The UniqBall UBH 35 offers more control than an average ball head by combining two ball heads in one! Michael Topham puts it to the test

Sigma 50-600mm lens sample image gallery

We were lucky enough to get a chance to take Sigma’s brand new telephoto to a car rally to see how it handles in the field. Our Deputy Technical Editor…

Impossible Instant Lab 9

The Impossible Project’s Instant Lab gives us a new way to share and display the digital photos we take on our smartphones. Michael Topham investigates in his Impossible Instant Lab…


Michael Topham tests the WD My Passport Wireless hard drive with a built-in SD card slot for wireless back-up on the move

With some extremely strong competition in the premium compact market, how does Fujifilm’s X30 stack up? Michael Topham takes a closer look

GoPro Hero 4

As action-camera specialist GoPro unveils the 4K-shooting HERO 4 Black Edition, and the HERO 4 Silver Edition which sports a brand new touchscreen, Michael Topham offers his first thoughts on…