Camera, lens and photographic gear buying advice, featuring guides on the best cameras, the best lenses, the best accessories, and more of the best kit we’ve found to buy, plus guides on how to choose new eqiupment, and technology guides.
Here is a highlight of some of our most popular camera buying guides: Best cheap full-frame cameras, Best DSLR cameras, Best camera phones for photography, Best cameras under £500, Smallest mirrorless cameras.
If you’re looking for a great lens, then here are some of our most popular lens buying guides: Best lenses for low-light photography, Best X-Mount lenses, Best Micro Four Thirds lenses, Best RF Mount lenses, Best lenses for wildlife and nature photography, Best macro lenses.
July 17, 2021
There is a lot of competition in the full-frame mirrorless lens markets - so which maker offers the best range
July 12, 2021
If you want to print black and white film but don't have a darkroom, what are the options - we reveal some of UK's best darkroom services
July 9, 2021
Although it's no longer the new kid on the block, there is still plenty to like about Sony's high-resolution full framer from 2015
July 3, 2021
We reveal which camera maker offers the biggest and best choice when it comes to APS-C mirrorless lenses
June 23, 2021
The autofocus systems on mirrorless cameras are now very powerful. We look at different makers' AF systems and how to get the most from them
June 21, 2021
There are also some good Amazon Prime day deals on a range of lenses - here is a selection of great glass deals that caught our eye
June 20, 2021
Thanks to lens and in-camera stabilisation, shooting at lower shutter speeds doesn't always needs a tripod. So which camera maker offers the best system?
June 4, 2021
The eyes have it - we find out which camera maker offers the finest eye-detection autofocus so you can be sure of sharper people and animal portraits
May 22, 2021
AF systems have become very sophisticated. We find out which camera manufacturer has the best technology for keeping moving subjects sharp
May 14, 2021
What are the best tripods and accessories for landscape photography? Read on for our three-legged best buys, and more
May 10, 2021
Nikon’s SnapBridge technology makes controlling your camera remotely, transferring images to your smartphone and updating firmware a cinch. Angela Nicholson explains how and why it works so well
May 1, 2021
For the best in-camera colour & film simulation modes, look to Fujifilm’s X and GFX series - they even help dedicated raw shooters. Angela Nicholson is your guide
March 19, 2021
When you’re spending hundreds of pounds on a lens, you want the right one. We find the best lenses for nature and wildlife photography
November 4, 2020
Discover which mirrorless camera system offers the best lenses for your needs in Andy Westlake's comprehensive guide to all the big makers
October 27, 2020
For keen rugby and music photographer Ken Pinfold, buying second-hand enabled him to get closer to the action and saved him money
September 7, 2020
LEE Filters has released a new filter system for small mirrorless camera systems. Michael Topham gives the deluxe kit a try at the coast
June 19, 2020
We reveal the best lenses for each mirrorless system, including Canon, Nikon and Fujifilm. A range of options to help you decide on the best lens for you
December 13, 2019
If you're looking to add to your kit you can't go wrong selecting from our pick of the best lenses released in 2019.
September 29, 2018
Always thought of buying a used lens but couldn’t quite make the decision? Audley Jarvis considers the pros and cons of buying lenses second-hand, and recommends some favourites