Olympus cameras: the full and complete range explained

Olympus cameras: the complete range explained

We sort through the complete Olympus camera range, from Stylus point-and-shoot compacts to PEN and OM-D compact system cameras…

Compact system cameras explained: 10 things every new photographer must know

Compact system cameras explained: 10 things every new photographer must know

A single lens reflex (SLR) camera used to be the go-to camera for serious photographers, but there’s a now alternative that’s becoming increasingly popular – a compact system camera (CSC). But what is a compact system camera and how does a CSC differ from a DSLR? Our Head of Testing, Angela Nicholson, explains all.

Fuji X-A2 review

Fuji X-A2 review

Fuji X-A2 review video: Fuji’s latest CSC lacks a viewfinder, but does it have enough features and perform well enough to satisfy enthusiasts? We find out.

Panasonic cameras: the full and complete range explained

Panasonic cameras the full and complete Lumix range explained

We sort through the complete range of Panasonic Lumix cameras, from point-and-shoot compacts and superzooms to bridge cameras and CSCs…

Nikon 1 J5: price, specs, release date confirmed

Nikon 1 J5: price, specs, release date confirmed

Nikon has announced the Nikon 1 J5 – price £349.99 / €439.00 body only – which introduces 4K video recording, a tilting touch-screen and more direct controls than its predecessors.

Digital camera predictions for 2015

Digital camera predictions for 2015: retro effects

Compact system cameras are stealing the market from DSLRs and becoming increasingly attractive to enthusiast photographers, Angela Nicholson takes a look at what 2015 might have in store… We’ve been talking about the rise of the compact system camera for a while now, with 2013 being a pivotal year for the genre and more CSCs… Continue reading

DSLR vs Mirrorless: understanding the key differences

The differences between CSC and DSLR explained: Canon

Compact system cameras are becoming an increasingly important section of the camera market, but what are they and how do they differ from SLRs? Our head of testing, Angela Nicholson, explains all you need to know.

6 reasons why a compact system camera (CSC) is better than a DSLR

6 reasons why a compact system camera (CSC) is better than a DSLR

Mirrorless compact system cameras (CSC) are becoming more and more popular. In their latest guest post our friends at Photoventure take a look at some of the ways that they’re better than a DSLR.

Best compact system camera: 5 premium CSCs tested and rated

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.

Lee Filters Seven5 Micro Filter System review: is it the best filter for CSC users?

Lee Filters Seven5 Micro Filter System review:

We test the Lee Filters Seven5 Micro Filter System, the new filter kit designed specifically for compact system cameras. Is this the perfect filter kit for CSC users?