Round ups

Round ups of all the best cameras and photography equipment, camera head to heads and gift guides.


Best travel tripods for £100 or less

Looking for a lightweight travel tripod for less than £100? Andy Westlake assesses some lesser-known options to see which offers the best value

Video top lights

Best video top lights

If you are shooting video we recommend investing in a top light sooner rather than later. Jon Devo takes a look at some of the options available

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Christmas gift ideas for photographers

In our guide to Christmas gift ideas for photographers we list some of the best accessories that have passed through our office this year, that would make great Xmas gifts

Best laptops

Best laptops for photographers 2014

Even the best photographers need to edit their photos, and the most efficient way to do this is still with a computer, not a tablet or a mobile phone. We’ve had a look at what’s out there to find the…

Galaxy Tab S 10.5

Best tablets 2014

We’ve brought together some of the most popular tablets on the market to see how well suited they are to the needs of a photographer. This round-up isn’t a like-for-like comparison of specs, but rather we’ve taken each device on…

Opteka VM-100

Best hotshoe mics

Hotshoe mics enable videographers to capture pro-quality sound without costing the earth. Callum McInerney-Riley reveals the best on the market