History of photography: why Fox Talbot is photography’s most important pioneer

    | News | 05/06/2014 00:01am
    History of photography: why William Henry Fox Talbot is photography's most important pioneer

    This year marks the 175th anniversary of Sir William Henry Fox Talbot’s formal documentation of the photographic process in 1839. To celebrate this landmark achievement we will be running a series of special articles tracing the history of photography over the past 175 years and examining some of its finer moments.

    This Week In Photography – news from 26 May – 1 June

    | News | 01/06/2014 13:01pm
    This Week In Photography - news from 26 May - 1 June

    Welcome to the latest installment of our new weekly photography news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis
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    Win a Canon EOS 70D with your best optical illusion image (Sponsored)

    | Competitions, News | 29/05/2014 11:48am
    Canon EOS 70D Video Recording

    The eye is the most powerful sensory tool in our bodies. A camera lens works in a very similar way, with the added bonus of providing a permanent memory of what it captures. However sophisticated they may be, the lenses in both our eyes and our cameras can be easily misled. Optical illusions are a [...]

    Fuji X-T1 vs Nikon Df: which is the best retro-style camera?

    | News | 29/05/2014 00:01am
    Fuji X-T1 vs Nikon Df: which is the best retro-style camera?

    The Nikon Df and Fuji X-T1 pack a lot of spec into sleek, beautiful bodies, but there are some significant differences between them. Find out which retro camera our testing team found best in their Fuji X-T1 vs Nikon Df comparison.

    This Week In Photography – 19-25 May 2014

    | News | 25/05/2014 00:01am
    This Week In Photography - 19-25 May 2014

    Welcome to the latest installment of our new weekly news section, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis
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    Tutorial file downloads for Photoshop School in Digital Camera 152

    | Latest Issue | 20/05/2014 21:55pm
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    Get start files for the June 2014 issue’s Photoshop Elements and DxO ViewPoint tutorials In Digital Camera 152, on sale on Friday 23 May, our Photoshop School section shows you how you can convert images to mono in Photoshop Elements, and explore lens-correction tool DxO ViewPoint. Both tutorials include start files to help you practise [...]

    This Week In Photography – 12-18 May 2014

    | News | 18/05/2014 21:23pm
    AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

    Welcome to our new weekly photo news round-up, with the stories that matter to serious photographers, along with pithy comment and insightful analysis

    AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon’s new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

    | News | 14/05/2014 09:12am
    AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR: Nikon's new £10,400 super-telephoto lens

    Nikon has announced a new super-telephoto prime lens, the AF-S NIKKOR 400mm f/2.8E FL ED VR. The Nikon 400mm f/2.8 price tag will be £10,399.99 / €12,379.00 from its 28 August release date.

    Sony A77 II adds 79-point AF system, more speed

    | News | 01/05/2014 10:01am
    Sony A77 II adds 79-point AF system, more speed

    Sony has unveiled the successor to its popular alpha 77, launching the Sony A77 II. Chief among the new features on the Sony A77 II spec sheet is Sony’s latest-generation 24.3-megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor (APS-C) and BIONZ X image processing engine.

    Best compact system camera: 5 premium CSCs tested and rated

    | News | 23/04/2014 00:01am
    Olympus OM-D E-M1 review

    Want a small camera that’s big on performance? We compare five of the best compact system cameras on the market.

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