Soft, shadowless light is just the ticket for flattering portraiture or product shots and a ring light is one of the easiest ways to achieve it. Is this F&V HDR-300 your best option? We put it to the test.
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
Bright light isn’t always a good thing. Get some serious stopping power as we test six of the top options to find the best ND filter for photographers…
In this tutorial our head of testing, Angela Nicholson, takes a look at some of the biggest mistakes photographers make when using filters, and explains how to avoid them.
A photographic reflector is a cheap, simple bit of kit that can transform your photography. We’ve tested 5 reflectors to see which is best…
A tripod is one of the most essential accessories available to a photographer, but it’s also one of the most misused. Our Head of Testing, Angela Nicholson, looks at some of the most common mistakes that photographers make with their tripod and explains how to avoid them.
A3 photo printers let you print lab-quality images at home. But, with prices ranging considerably, you want to be sure that you get the right one. We’ve tested six of the best A3 photo printers priced between £230 and £650 to help you make your choice. Here’s how the contenders measured up.
Although tripods and monopods are the usual tools of choice for supporting a camera and keeping it still, they’re not the only solution. Take a look at a few of these ideas that can help with capturing shake-free images.
The Nest Traveller NT-6294AK is lightweight, can support a hefty 20kg load and costs £200. Is this the perfect tripod? Find out in our review.
What is an ND filter used for – and how should you use it? If you’re new to photography you might understandably have a few questions about some of the equipment.
There are a number of things you need to consider when purchasing an ND filter, and in our latest layman’s guide to fundamental gear we answer some of the most common questions photographers have.