Reviews & hands-on

  • Cameras

    Hands-on: Canon EOS M review

    By 23 July 2012

    The Canon EOS M is a brand new compact system camera, which lays to rest the major camera manufacturer's absence in this particular market sector. It's about time too: the rumours have been ongoing for years, and it's only now that Canon lifts the lid...

  • Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Pentax Optio WG-2 review

    By 24 May 2012

    The Pentax Optio WG-2 is a waterproof compact camera that stands out from the crowd. It comes in two variants: here we're reviewing the model without the GPS. The waterproof compact camera market is now well populated, providing plenty of choice for those...

  • Cameras

    Sony Cyber-shot WX100 and WX150 pictures and hands-on

    By 29 February 2012

    If you're looking for a compact camera with a healthy zoom, then the Sony Cyber-shot WX100, or WX150, might just fit the bill, as well as in your pocket.  Described by Rachel Banin, head of personal imaging and sound at Sony UK, as an "evening camera",...

  • Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 600D review

    By 22 March 2011

    The Canon EOS 600D updates the EOS 550D DSLR, adding a new vari-angle capable LCD screen. There are other subtle changes between the pair, including the 600D’s addition of a wireless flash commander. With an 18-megapixel CMOS sensor paired with Canon’s...

  • Cameras 4 out of 5

    Canon EOS 60D review

    By 6 December 2010

    Replacing the popular Canon EOS 50D, Canon’s latest 60D has a whole lot to live up to. Reviving the vari-angle screen for DSLRs of this level seems to be a significant focus point, not least that none of the competition at this price-point offer such...

  • Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 550D DSLR camera review

    By 16 April 2010

    The new Canon EOS 550D was one of those cameras that got us really excited when it arrived at Pocket-lint towers. For some it is a camera that can potentially confuse - packing an 18-megapixel sensor into a consumer DSLR seems counter to the sensible...

  • Cameras 4.5 out of 5

    Canon EOS 7D DSLR camera review

    By 28 October 2009

    The new EOS 7D is a fully redesigned EOS with high performance in mind so the new, extremely well-specified, EOS marks a step change for Canon's EOS models featuring an 18MP APS-C sized sensor and HD video to name two of the key features. At first glance...