Manfrotto 190Cx 3-section tripod review

    | Accessories, Reviews | 17/02/2014 11:00am
    Manfrotto 190Cx 3-section tripod review

    The Manfrotto 190Cx 3-section tripod weighs just 1.6kg and is the king of Manfrotto’s revised 190-series of tripods. But is it up for the job? Find out in our Manfrotto 190Cx review.

    Alternative camera supports: 6 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 16/02/2014 00:01am
    Alternative camera supports: 6 top models tested and rated

    Sometimes in our photographic pursuits using a tripod just isn’t possible. But when that happens you’ll still need something stable to help minimise the risk of camera shake. In this group test we’ve pitted 6 of the best alternative camera supports to see which offers the best value for money.

    Rogue Safari review: increase the power of your camera’s pop-up flash

    | Accessories, Reviews | 09/02/2014 12:00pm
    Rogue Safari review: increase the power of your camera's pop-up flash

    The Rogue Safari flash modifier is a dazzling boost for your camera’s pop-up flash, but does it live up to all its claims?

    Lighting gels: how to use an orange CTO gel to neutralise orange backgrounds

    | Night, Photography Tips | 09/02/2014 00:01am
    Lighting gels: how to use an orange CTO gel to neutralise orange backgrounds

    Orange backgrounds can be a casualty of using flash at night. In this quick guide we’ll show you how lighting gels like an orange CTO gel can help neutralise the colour in your backgrounds.

    A layman’s guide to memory cards

    | Photography for Beginners | 02/02/2014 12:00pm
    Our professional photographer's recommended gear: fast memory cards

    There are a number of things you need to consider when purchasing a memory card, and in our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the common questions about speed, capacity and more.

    XSories Weye Feye review: wirelessly control your DSLR from 80 metres away

    | Accessories, Reviews | 02/02/2014 00:01am
    XSories Weye Feye review: wirelessly control your DSLR from 80 metres away

    The XSories Weye Feye wireless remote lets you control your DSLR from up to 80 metres away. But is it reliable? Find out how it performs in our XSories Weye Feye review.

    Best ball head for heavy DSLRs: 6 top models tested and rated

    | Accessories, Reviews | 21/01/2014 00:01am
    Best ball head for tripods: 6 top models tested and rated

    Time for a new ball head? We reveal some of the most tempting ball-and-socket designs for use with heavy DSLRs.

    Nikon accessories: a complete guide to DSLR ports, sockets and connectors

    | Photography Tips | 17/01/2014 00:01am
    Nikon accessories: a complete guide to your DSLR's ports, sockets and connectors

    Nikon DSLRs come with a variety of connectors for a diverse range of Nikon accessories. In this complete guide to your camera’s sockets and connectors we’ll show you how and where to connect your Nikon accessories to your DSLR. And even if you’re loyal to another brand, we’re certain you’ll find this tutorial and cheat sheet useful!

    2014 predictions: new camera technology we can expect in the new year

    | News | 31/12/2013 00:01am
    2014 predictions for photographers: new camera technology to expect in the new year

    New camera technology is evolving quickly making it an exciting time for photographers. Our head of testing Angela Nicholson makes her bold 2014 predictions for photographers.

    Lastolite Strobo Collapsible Snoot review

    | Accessories, Reviews | 15/12/2013 12:00pm
    Lastolite Strobo Collapsible Snoot review

    Focus your flashgun and transform harsh light with the space-saving Lastolite Strobo Collapsible Snoot. We recently put it to the test…

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