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Hands-on: Nikon D3300 goes streamlined, opts for collapsible kit lens

Hands-on: Nikon D3300 goes streamlined, opts for collapsible kit lens

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Nikon seems to be using 2014 to push out subtle upgrades to its DSLR series. Take the D3300, for example, it's mighty similar to its D3200 predecessor in spec terms, bar a refreshed, funkier design and another key non-camera-body change: the new kit lens.... >>

Nikon D4S in pictures: Top-spec camera eyed behind glass at CES trade show

Nikon D4S in pictures: Top-spec camera eyed behind glass at CES trade show

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It was inevitable. The Nikon D4 has spawned its follow-up, the Nikon D4S, as seen at the Consumer Electronics Show 2014. But there's a small problem: it's a mock up that's tucked away behind glass and there's no official spec as yet. What we can tell... >>

Nikon D3300 entry-level DSLR focuses on portability with retractable kit lens

Nikon D3300 entry-level DSLR focuses on portability with retractable kit lens

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Nikon has announced a new entry-level DSLR, the Nikon D3300, along with a new retractable Nikkor 18-55mm VR II kit lens. The new DSLR model tackles the common problem of bulkiness with the new lens, an approach we've seen from the likes of Olympus with... >>

A week in reviews: 30 December - 3 January

A week in reviews: 30 December - 3 January

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As we roll back into the office - literally, after too many Christmas mince pies - the year has ticked over into the big 2014. And it's been a busy week of gadget reviewing just ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show 2014 which kicks off in just a couple... >>

Nikon Df review
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Nikon Df review

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Looking back to move forward - that’s what the Nikon Df is all about. This retro style DSLR marries the classic Nikon SLR style of years gone by with much of the Japanese company’s modern tech. It’s the only Nikon DSLR capable of supporting current... >>

Best digital system camera 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best digital system camera 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

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It has been a great year for cameras and the first year we've split the camera category into two - dedicated compacts and, as you're seeing here, system cameras. That includes more traditional DSLR cameras and mirrorless compacy system cameras. Both sides... >>

Nikon Df official: The retro-style DSLR like a D4 from the past, complete with non-AI lens compatibility

Nikon Df official: The retro-style DSLR like a D4 from the past, complete with non-AI lens compatibility

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It's official - Nikon's "Pure Photography" camera, the Nikon Df, has been unveiled. But it's not what we had initially expected - this is a full-frame DSLR camera through and through, not the rumoured full-frame mirrorless camera that had been doing the... >>

Hands-on: Nikon Df review

Hands-on: Nikon Df review

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We knew Nikon had something up its sleeve. Throughout October there had been glimpses in teaser videos showing a Nikon product described as being all about "Pure Photography". The result is the Nikon Df, a full-frame, retro-styled DSLR camera. That’s... >>

A week in reviews: 28 October - 1 November

A week in reviews: 28 October - 1 November

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As we roll into November it's clear that gaming season is upon us. And just ahead of the fourth generation of consoles, it looks as though its the season of fourth-in-season releases too: Battlefield 4 and Assassin's Creed IV head up proceedings, with... >>

Canon EOS 700D review
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Canon EOS 700D review

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The Canon EOS 700D sits in a category of DLSR cameras that Canon says is for beginners. Its apparent stable mates include the tiny EOS M, the 1100D and the 100D, each of which the 700D is superior to in various ways. It also replaces the 650D and, in... >>