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Nikon D810 review
5 out of 5

Nikon D810 review

By 28 July 2014

Landmark cameras come along every once in a while. In 2012 it was the super-high-resolution Nikon D800 that astounded us. We couldn't quite believe how much this 36.3-megapixel full-frame beast defied our initially doubtful expectations. Two years on... >>

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 July

A week in reviews: 14 - 18 July

By 19 July 2014

From electric hybrid cars to 4K action cameras, and the latest wearable tech, it's been a busy week at Pocket-lint HQ. Two major products hit the shelves this week: the Nokia Lumia 930 will be among the last handsets to receive the Nokia badge; while... >>

Hands on: Nikon D810 review, Nikon's best DSLR?

Hands on: Nikon D810 review, Nikon's best DSLR?

By 18 July 2014

Nikon's ultra-high resolution camera just turned things up a notch. Or maybe a just degree. The Nikon D810 is the replacement for both the earlier D800, sporting a brand new 36.3-megapixel full-frame sensor and host of other feature tweaks. Pocket-lint... >>

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review
4 out of 5

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review

By 18 July 2014

Panasonic is tackling the action camera and wearable trend in one go, with its HX-A500 action camera - the follow-up to 2013's HX-A100.  This time around the headline is that it's ready for the future, offering 4K video capture from the off, as well... >>

MIT researchers get drones to work as intelligent moving photography lights

MIT researchers get drones to work as intelligent moving photography lights

By 15 July 2014

Researchers at MIT have come up with a solution to rim lighting issues by putting the lights on drones. This means moving lights every time the subject changes position is far easier. Rim lighting is a technique that requires the subject to be lit from... >>

Pentax XG-1 compact camera unveiled, packs in 52x optical zoom

Pentax XG-1 compact camera unveiled, packs in 52x optical zoom

By 15 July 2014

Tokyo-based Pentax has announced the new XG-1 camera, packing a 52x optical zoom lens into a small, easy-to-transport body. The new camera will serve as the successor to the X-5, a superzoom model that released in 2012. The camera's lens starts at a 24mm... >>

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review
3.5 out of 5

Samsung Galaxy K Zoom review

By 14 July 2014

Samsung makes plenty of quality electronics products and we've been taken by many of its smartphones and cameras over the years. Now it's condensed much of that expertise into one phone-camera (or should that camera-phone?): the Galaxy K Zoom. Although... >>

These amazing aerial views from drone photo contest won National Geographic prizes

These amazing aerial views from drone photo contest won National Geographic prizes

By 11 July 2014

Did you know drone photography was a thing? Well, it is...and Dronestagram has announced the winners of its first drone photography contest, which was sponsored by National Geographic and Go Pro, among others. The 2014 Dronestagram Photo Contest received... >>

101 Best cakes for geeks

101 Best cakes for geeks

By 10 July 2014

It's our editor Chris Hall's birthday today so to celebrate we thought we'd present him with not one cake but 101 of them. And what's better, they are all geek-based (and probably flour and eggs and that). So we've collected the finest we've seen and... >>

Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too

Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too

By 9 July 2014

Olympus has announced that it is bringing the PEN E-PL6 compact system camera to the UK. Previously available in Japan, the superslim interchangeable lens camera also comes with a FlashAir SD card in the box, so you can transfer pictures to a smartphone... >>