Fuji X-A2 review

Fuji X-A2 review

Fuji X-A2 review video: Fuji’s latest CSC lacks a viewfinder, but does it have enough features and perform well enough to satisfy enthusiasts? We find out.

Digital SLR cameras explained: 10 things every new photographer must know

Digital SLR cameras explained: 10 things every new photographer must know

Digital SLR cameras are the preferred tool of most professional photographers and they’re the first choice of camera for most enthusiast camera for decades, but what is a digital SLR, how do they work and why are they so popular? Our head of testing, Angela Nicholson explains all you need to know.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II review

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II: price, specs, release date confirmed

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Mark II review video: this clever new OM-D camera can produce 40MP images with its 16-megapixel sensor. Is this Olympus’s game-changer?

Digital camera predictions for 2015

Digital camera predictions for 2015: retro effects

Compact system cameras are stealing the market from DSLRs and becoming increasingly attractive to enthusiast photographers, Angela Nicholson takes a look at what 2015 might have in store… We’ve been talking about the rise of the compact system camera for a while now, with 2013 being a pivotal year for the genre and more CSCs… Continue reading

Camera lenses explained: focal length, aperture, stabilisation and more

camera lenses explained

To help you make an informed choice when buying or mounting an optic, we explain some of the most important features of camera lenses

Why you need a tripod (and when to use it)

Why you need a tripod: sharp images

Discover why a new tripod needs to be top of your photo gear shopping list – and how it will help you take better quality and more creative photographs

10 essential accessories for your new camera

10 essential accessories for your new camera: tripod

With seasonal sales in full flow, now is the perfect time to bag yourself a few essential accessories for your compact system camera or DSLR. Here are the must-have bits of kit…

10 ways to maintain the health of your new camera

10 simple things to maintain the health of your camera: get a decent bag

10 simple ways to maintain the health of your new camera

Best telephoto lens in the mid-price range: 8 models tested and rated

Best telephoto lens in the mid-price range: 8 models tested and rated

If you’re looking for an upgrade to your ‘budget’ telephoto but can’t stretch to a fully professional lens, there are some smart mid-range options to be had. We test 8 top optics to find out which is the best telephoto lens for your money.

Samsung NX1 review

Samsung NX1 review

Samsung NX1 Review: Samsung’s new NX camera offers 4K video recording, a 28MP back-illuminated sensor, 15fps shooting and a 414-point AF system. All impressive specs, but can it walk the walk?