Best wide-angle prime lens: 8 top options tested and rated

Best wide-angle prime lens: 8 top options tested and rated

Wide angles and wide apertures abound as we put eight fixed-focal length lenses to the test to find the best wide-angle prime lens.

Transcend unveils new CFast 2.0 memory cards for 4K UHD video recording

Transcend unveils new CFast 2.0 memory cards for 4K UHD video recording

Transcend has announced the launch of its CFast 2.0 CFX650 memory cards, which it claims offer the fastest transfer speeds on the market.

Best wireless flash trigger: 6 top options tested and rated

Best wireless flash trigger: 02 Calumet Quad Plus

There’s only so much you can do to spice up your lighting when your flashgun is mounted to your camera. Freeing it has traditionally been the job of the good old off-camera flash cord, but with a range usually limited to about three metres, it’s not an ideal solution. Going wireless is a much better… Continue reading

A layman’s guide to reflectors

A layman's guide to reflectors

What is a reflector and why is it an important tool for photographers? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about how to use a reflector. In our latest layman’s guide we answer some of the most common questions new photographers have.

Best studio lighting for photography: 8 top options tested and rated

Best studio lighting for photography: 8 top options tested and rated

Are you looking for constant lighting or something a bit more flash? In this group test we compare 4 flash heads and 4 constant head for your digital studio to find out which is the best studio lighting for photographers.

Best memory card reader for photographers: 6 top options tested and rated

Best memory card reader: 04 Lexar Professional Workflow

Transferring photos from your camera isn’t every photographer’s favourite job, so in this group test aim to find the best memory card reader based on speed and usability.

Apple Watch photos: 5 things you need to know

Apple watch camera: Photos

The Apple Watch launches in nine countries on 24 April. Depending on which of the three collections you go for, it will cost anywhere between £299 to £8000+. That’s a fair amount of cash for a watch that you’re likely to have to charge every day. But is the Apple Watch relevant to photographers? Most… Continue reading

Best camera filters for photographers: 6 systems tested and rated

Best camera filters: 04 Lee Filters Neutral Density Hard Grad set

For long exposures or bright conditions you’ll need to rely on your camera filters. But which set is best? We put six systems to the test…

ProFoto B2 off camera flash offers slimmer unit… and price tag

ProFoto B2 off camera flash offers slimmer unit... and price tag

ProFoto releases the much anticipated follow up to the ultra portable location friendly B1 off-camera flash.

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…