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Best compact cameras 2014: The best pocket cameras available to buy today

Best compact cameras 2014: The best pocket cameras available to buy today

By 2 November 2014

If you're looking for the best compact cameras of 2014 then you've come to the right place. We will guide you through the hottest cameras to save you time when it comes to buying one from your local shop or online. Compact cameras are plentiful. With... >>

Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger and better, but beleaguered
4.5 out of 5

Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger and better, but beleaguered

By 29 October 2014

It's been a strong year for high-end compact cameras, with well-established manufacturers honing their craft and new additions also appearing. It's made for a bustling market, but one that also makes that purchase decision all the harder. The Fujifilm... >>

Panasonic Lumix LX100 review: High-end highs and lows
4.5 out of 5

Panasonic Lumix LX100 review: High-end highs and lows

By 22 October 2014

When we first saw the Panasonic Lumix LX100 we were impressed that the company had finally squeezed a large-size Micro Four Thirds sensor into a compact camera. It's the exact thing photo enthusiasts have been calling on for years now; a nod to high-end... >>

Canon PowerShot G7 X review
4.5 out of 5

Canon PowerShot G7 X review

By 11 October 2014

The rise of the high-end compact camera has been gathering pace, with oodles of models well worth a look in 2014. Despite already offering plenty of quality products, it's taken Canon a little longer to get into the groove and deliver a large-sensor yet... >>

Best of Photokina 2014: The best cameras coming this year

Best of Photokina 2014: The best cameras coming this year

By 19 September 2014

Every two years the photo manufacturer fraternity descends on Cologne in Germany for the industry's largest show to unveil their latest and best cameras. And in 2014 it certainly didn't disappoint, with releases big and small, prototypes, new colour finishes... >>

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G7 X review: A solid first stab at the 1-inch sensor market

Hands-on: Canon PowerShot G7 X review: A solid first stab at the 1-inch sensor market

By 17 September 2014

Canon has traditionally been the champion of compact cameras, but in the last few years things have changed significantly, thanks to Sony, Fujifilm and others deservedly making waves in the market. The PowerShot G7 X, which debuts the company’s use... >>

Hands-on: Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger, bolder, better - but Panasonic LX100 brings the pressure

Hands-on: Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger, bolder, better - but Panasonic LX100 brings the pressure

By 17 September 2014

The arrival of the Fujifilm X30 will see the high-end compact market hot up once more as the year comes to a close. It's a busying sector around this price point, with the just-announced (and pricier) Panasonic Lumix LX100 nestling in as a prime competitor.... >>

Canon PowerShot G7 X debuts company's move into 1-inch sensor compact market

Canon PowerShot G7 X debuts company's move into 1-inch sensor compact market

By 15 September 2014

Say hello to Canon's 1-inch punch, the newly announced PowerShot G7 X. Representing a shift in the company's use of sensor sizes, it's the first compact camera in the Canon lineup to feature a large 1-inch sensor, putting it in direct contention with... >>

Photokina 2014: The cameras we expect to see

Photokina 2014: The cameras we expect to see

By 13 September 2014

Every two years the major camera manufacturers descend onto Cologne to show off their latest and greatest at Photokina. In 2014 we're expecting some major unveils in among some kit that's already been officially announced. What will the 2014 show bring... >>

Nikon launches its selfie camera, the Nikon Coolpix S6900

Nikon launches its selfie camera, the Nikon Coolpix S6900

By 12 September 2014

Nikon has announced a new compact camera with a penchant for selfies, the Nikon Coolpix S6900. Selfies have been hitting the headlines since the famous Oscar selfie and Nikon isn't going to let the smartphones take all the face-on glory. The new Coolpix... >>