DSLR reviews

DSLR reviews by Amateur Photographer, featuring Digital SLR tests, specifications, and sample photos from the latest DSLRs

  • Pentax K-S2 Review

    Pentax K-S2 Review

    The K-S2 is Pentax’s latest mid-range DSLR, continuing its tradition of offering affordable yet well-specified cameras. Find out how it gets on in our Pentax K-S2 review.

  • Nikon D7200 Review

    Nikon D7200 Review

    Nikon D7200 review – The new D7200 offers small upgrades over its predecessor, but Callum McInerney-Riley asks, is this enough to improve upon the D7100?

  • Nikon D5500 Review

    Nikon D5500 Review

    With many of the same specifications as the D5300, is the Nikon D5500 really offering enough to stand out from its predecessor?

  • Pentax K-S1 Review

    Pentax K-S1 Review

    It may seem to be all flashing lights and quirky looks, but underneath its modern skin the Pentax K-S1 is a serious camera. Richard Sibley finds out just what it can do

  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review

    Canon EOS 7D Mark II Review

    With 10fps shooting and sophisticated autofocus, is the Canon EOS 7D Mark II the ultimate action camera? Callum McInerney-Riley finds out

  • Nikon D750 Review

    Nikon D750 Review

    With a full-frame 24.3-million-pixel sensor and an updated autofocusing module, is the Nikon D750 the perfect all rounder? Callum McInerney-Riley finds out in our Nikon D750 review

  • Pentax 645Z Review

    Pentax 645Z Review

    With a 51.4-million-pixel, medium-format-sized CMOS sensor, the Pentax 645Z may top the wish list of many photographers. Richard Sibley had the chance to try out the camera before its release in our Pentax 645Z first impressions review.

  • Nikon D810 review

    Nikon D810 review

    Photographers everywhere loved the Nikon D800 and D800E, and now comes the Nikon D810 as the firm's latest high-resolution workhorse camera. Is it a worthy successor? Callum McInerney-Riley finds out in our Nikon D810 review

  • Sony Alpha 77 II review

    Sony Alpha 77 II review

    Sony has taken the Alpha 77 and added Wi-Fi, an improved screen and given the AF system an overhaul. Callum McInerney-Riley finds out if it is the ‘king of APS-C’. Read our Sony Alpha 77 II review...

  • Canon EOS 1200D review

    Canon EOS 1200D review

    The Canon EOS 1200D is an entry-level DSLR that joins a very crowded market, so what are the features that distinguish this model from all the others? Read the Canon EOS 1200D review to find out

  • Nikon D4S review

    Nikon D4S review

    It’s the pinnacle of Nikon’s DSLR range, but what does the 16.2-million-pixel Nikon D4S add to its predecessor, and what might that mean for you? While we test it, professional sports photographer Mark Pain gives his opinion

  • Nikon D3300 review

    Nikon D3300 review

    Don’t be fooled by the entry-level status of the Nikon D3300. With a 24.2-million-pixel sensor and no anti-aliasing filter, the diminutive DSLR has ideas far above its station. Richard Sibley finds out just how good this £500 DSLR really is. Read the Nikon D3300 review...

  • Nikon Df review

    Nikon Df review

    It's been a long time coming, but now Nikon has released a DSLR in the style of its F-series film cameras. Can Nikon's 16.2-million-pixel, full-frame Df really live up to the hype? Read the Nikon Df review...

  • Nikon D5300 review

    Nikon D5300 review

    With a 24.2-million-pixel-sensor, a new Expeed 4 processor, Wi-Fi and GPS functionality, has Nikon done enough to make the D5300 stand out from previous models? Read the Nikon D5300 review to find out...

  • Nikon D610 review

    Nikon D610 review

    Is the 24.3-million-pixel Nikon D610 a cynical update or simply a great full-frame DSLR? Phil Hall finds out. Read the Nikon D610 review...

  • Pentax K-3 review

    Pentax K-3 review

    The 23.35-million-pixel sensor in the new Pentax K-3 is just one of many reasons why this enthusiast DSLR may finally be the one to compete with Canon and Nikon. Read the Pentax K-3 review...