It's nicknamed the 'Bokeh Dreamer', but is the Laowa 105mm f/2 (T3.2) STF worth investing in for portraiture? Michael Topham puts this unique lens to the test
With a long zoom range at a tempting price, Nikon’s AF-S Nikkor 200-500mm f/5.6E ED VR lens could be outstanding. Phil Hall tries it out on a wildlife photography trip…
Michael Topham puts Sigma's latest zoom with a constant f/1.8 aperture to the test
Andy Westlake tests Tamron’s new image stabilised short telephoto prime
Michael Topham tests the eagerly awaited telephoto zoom for X-system cameras
We take a first look at the first autofocus macro lens to feature 1.2x magnification and a built-in macro light
After years in the wilderness, the classic 50mm lens is experiencing something of a comeback, thanks in part to compact system cameras giving these once-unloved lenses a new lease of…
Richard Sibley tests the Sony FE 85mm f/1.4 GM lens for Sony Alpha 7-series cameras
Michael Topham reviews Sony's professional-grade standard zoom for the full-frame FE mount
Does Samyang's fast prime for mirrorless cameras represent a bargain at under £300? Michael Topham gives it a thorough test in this Samyang 50mm f/1.2 AS UMC CS review
Andy Westlake takes a detailed look at a budget all-in-one superzoom for APS-C DSLRs - the Tamron 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC.
Andy Westlake puts an inexpensive fast normal prime lens for Micro Four Thirds cameras to the test.
The market wasn’t exactly short of 35mm lenses before Tamron introduced the second of its new range of fixed-focal-length optics. Damien Demolder investigates whether we need another.
Is the new Fujinon XF 35mm f/2 R WR superior to the older XF 35mm f/1.4R? Michael Topham investigates
Phil Hall finds out if this revised standard zoom lives up to expectations
Sigma has created a world first with its latest wideangle prime lens. Michael Topham puts it to the test
A new era begins for Tamron, famous for its zooms, as it moves into the premium fixed-focal-length lens market. We test the first, the Tamron SP 45mm f/1.8 Di VC…
Callum McInerney-Riley tries out a medium telephoto prime for Fujifilm’s X system.
Is this the ultimate lens for Canon users specialising in reportage and documentary photography? Michael Topham finds out
Michael Topham finds out how the Zeiss Batis 85mm f/1.8 lens performs on test