Round ups

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

  • Lenses for Less than £60

    Lenses for Less than £60

    October 8, 2012

    You don't have to spend a fortune to bulk up your lens line-up. Richard Sibley looks at just what you can find for £60 or less

  • Last-generation lenses

    Last-generation lenses

    October 2, 2012

    We’ve chosen some excellent discontinued lenses that cost a lot less than their replacements yet are often a match in optical quality

  • Classic digital cameras round up

    Classic digital cameras round up

    September 26, 2012

    Mat Gallagher and Tim Coleman try out four classic digital cameras that were highly desirable in their time to see if their second-hand prices still make them viable options

  • Best inkjet papers

    Best inkjet papers

    September 22, 2011

    We list what are the best inkjet papers, and the best inkjet papers when on a budget

  • Professional-level results? Entry-level DSLRs

    Professional-level results? Entry-level DSLRs

    September 16, 2011

    We would all love to produce consistent professional-quality images, but doesn't that require the appropriate, and very expensive, gear? Not at all, says Tim Coleman, as he explains why Canon's EOS 1100D and Nikon's D3100 entry-level DSLRs could save you thousands of pounds

  • Bargain lenses

    Bargain lenses

    March 14, 2011

    You don't have to spend a fortune buying lenses for your DSLR, as there are many excellent and interesting optics that cost less than £150. Richard Sibley rounds up a selection of bargain lenses

  • Multi-functional Printers

    Multi-functional Printers

    March 11, 2011

    No longer the jack-of-all-trades and master of none, A4 multi-functional printers are now sleek machines that can save a lot of space on your desktop. Richard Sibley takes a look at a range of models on the market

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 vs Samsung NX10

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 vs Samsung NX10

    March 9, 2011

    The larger APS-C format of the Samsung NX10 goes up against the Micro Four Thirds system of the Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 as we test two micro-system cameras in our Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 vs Samsung NX10 camera test

  • Nikon D3X vs Sony Alpha 850

    Nikon D3X vs Sony Alpha 850

    March 8, 2011

    Both the Nikon D3X and Sony Alpha 850 have more than 24.5 million pixels, yet the D3X costs around £3,100 more. Richard Sibley finds out what you get for the extra cash in our Nikon D3X vs Sony Alpha 850 test

  • Canon EOS 550D vs Nikon D90

    Canon EOS 550D vs Nikon D90

    February 28, 2011

    Canon's EOS 550D offers a more affordable alternative to the top-of-the-range APS-C-format EOS 7D, but can it compete against the slightly more mature Nikon D90? We find out in our test: Canon EOS 550D vs Nikon D90

  • Canon EOS 7D vs Pentax K-7

    Canon EOS 7D vs Pentax K-7

    February 28, 2011

    In a sea of minor updates, it's nice to see some fresh DSLR blood 
in the form of two high-resolution DSLRs. We compare the Canon EOS 7D 
vs Pentax K-7 to see which one comes out on top

  • Best flashguns of 2011

    Best flashguns of 2011

    February 23, 2011

    A decent flashgun can make a huge difference to your photography. Tim Coleman takes a look at the best of the year’s releases and accessories

  • Portrait accessories

    Portrait accessories

    February 23, 2011

    Taking great portraits need not require lots of expensive lighting equipment. There are a number of other useful portrait accessories that can help you get the most from your people shots

  • Camera cleaning products

    Camera cleaning products

    February 23, 2011

    Keeping your camera and lenses clean is essential for optimum image quality. We've gathered together some great camera cleaning products to help keep your gear spotless