Best 50mm lens for your camera: 8 ‘Nifty Fifty’ lenses tested and rated

    | Lenses, Reviews | 03/10/2013 00:01am
    Best 50mm lens for your camera: 8 'Nifty Fifty' lenses tested and rated

    What is the best 50mm lens for your camera? We put eight of the top ‘Nifty Fifty’ lenses currently available to the test to see which offers the best combination of image quality and value for money.

    Nifty Fifty Lens: how much blur do you get with a 50mm f/1.8

    | Lenses, Reviews | 02/10/2013 12:15pm
    Nifty Fifty Lens: how much blur do you get with a 50mm f/1.8

    If you love bokeh or shoot handheld after dark, a so-called Nifty Fifty lens is just what you need. Find out why as we explain the benefits of a 50mm f/1.8 lens.

    Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 24/09/2013 00:01am
    Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

    A circular polarizer filter can help you boost the color and contrast in your images. In our latest group test we seek to find the best circular polarizer for your needs, testing out five of the top filters available.

    Kingston MobileLite Wireless Reader review: charging & file transfer on the go

    | Accessories, Reviews | 22/09/2013 00:01am
    Kingston MobileLite Wireless Reader review

    The Kingston MobileLite Wireless Reader offers photographers a wireless hotspot for quick and easy file sharing… but does it work? Find out in our review.

    Best gimbal head: we review 6 top models to see which is best for your large lenses

    | Accessories, Reviews | 17/09/2013 00:01am
    Best gimbal head: we review 6 top models to see which is best for your large lenses

    Getting stability and freedom of movement when using large, heavy lenses is paramount. In our latest group test we’ve taken six of the top gimbal heads and alternatives on the market to find out which offers the best stability.

    Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x review: 12 grand, but worth every penny?

    | Lenses, Reviews | 15/09/2013 14:00pm
    Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x review: 12 grand, but worth every penny?

    The Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x costs a small fortune, but look at all you get for 12 grand. Find out how we rate it in our Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS review

    Nik Collection review: is Google’s photo editing plug-in bundle the best of its kind?

    | Accessories, Reviews | 09/09/2013 12:36pm
    Nik Collection review: we put Google's new photo editing plug-in bundle to the test

    Nik Software’s HDR Efex Pro 2, Silver Efex Pro 2, Sharpener Pro 3, Color Efex Pro 4, Viveza 2 and Define 2 plug-ins are being sold together for the first time as the Nik Collection. But is the sum greater than its parts? Find out in our Nik Collection review.

    Canon EOS 70D: we review its 5 best features

    | Reviews, SLRs | 06/09/2013 11:04am
    Canon EOS 70D: we review its 5 best features

    The Canon EOS 70D has drawn plenty of early plaudits for its impressive spec list, and has drawn intense comparisons to the Nikon D7100, its closest competitor.

    In her latest review video, Amy Davies of our testing team puts five of the most impressive features from the Canon EOS 70D spec sheet to the test to see how they fare.

    Best carbon fibre tripod: 5 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 05/09/2013 00:01am
    Best carbon fibre tripod:5 top models tested and rated

    In our latest group test we seek to find the best carbon fibre tripod by taking 5 current models into the field at a river gorge in Exmoor.

    Best computer for photography? Chillblast Fusion Photo OC Lite review

    | Accessories, Reviews | 03/09/2013 11:12am
    Best computer for photography? Chillblast Fusion Photo OC Lite review

    Is this Chillblast Fusion Photo OC Lite the best computer for photography? Our testing team put it through its paces and found that this powerhouse of a PC can really help photographers get the most out of their photos in the digital darkroom.

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