Jonathan Devo

Jonathan Devo

Technical Writer

Following a six-year career in sales and communications, Jonathan completed a Dual BA in Journalism and Psychology at City University London, where he specialised in judgement and decision-making, organisational psychology and broadcast journalism.

He began work in image creation as a retouch artist, progressing from creating promotional artwork for friends, to working with brands such as Nike, HMV, British Telecom and Coca-Cola. Before joining IPC Photo Jonathan had also worked for an independent publisher for three years and launched a print lifestyle magazine that was sold nationally.

Experienced in print and digital journalism, Jonathan has also worked professionally in photography and video production for over 10 years.

In this Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70 review, Jon Devo tests the follow-up to one of the most popular cameras of 2014, the TZ60


Lomography and Zenit have combined to resurrect an 85mm art lens from 1840. Jon Devo tests out the unique properties of the Lomography Petzval Art lens

In this Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 review Jon Devo takes a close look at what was easily one of the most exciting announcements at Photokina 2014

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

Samsung NX1 review

The Samsung NX1 features the world’s first 28.2-million-pixel APS-C BSI CMOS sensor and a host of other exciting specs. Read Jon Devo's full review.


If you still shoot 35mm film or have an archive of material in that format, the Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner is a simple and innovative must-have tool

Targeting a very specific niche, the E-PL7 has a quality 16.1-milllion-pixel, four thirds Live MOS sensor and an unconventional design feature that should see it stand out from the competition.…


Jon Devo gets to grips with the Canon Legria Mini X, aimed at video bloggers and tutorial creators

Best laptops

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…

Canon’s 20.2-million-pixel G7 X is the firm’s first-ever compact camera with a 1-inch type sensor, marking an entirely new line in the Canon range. Jon Devo tests it out…

With 24.3-million-pixels, 179-point hybrid autofocus and advanced video, is the Sony Alpha 5100 the most high- tech, entry-level APS-C camera yet? Jon Devo finds out