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Photokina 2018: All the best new cameras from the photo show
Photokina 2018: All the best new cameras from the photo show By Mike Lowe

It's the final biannual Photokina in Cologne. And it's a bumper one. Here are all the best new cameras, lenses and announcements from the show.... Read more

Best mirrorless cameras 2018: The best interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today
Best mirrorless cameras 2018: The best interchangeable lens cameras available to buy today By Mike Lowe

You're looking to buy a mirrorless camera - sometimes called a compact system camera (CSC) - but don't know what to go for? We have the answers.... Read more

Best camera deals for Black Friday 2018: DSLR, compact, mirrorless and action cam bargains
Best camera deals for Black Friday 2018: DSLR, compact, mirrorless and action cam bargains By Mike Lowe

Black Friday 2018 is a bumper weekend that will mean various great deals and massive savings. Here are the best in the run-up to the main event. Read more

Best compact cameras 2018: The best point-and-shoot-cameras available to buy today
Best compact cameras 2018: The best point-and-shoot-cameras available to buy today By Mike Lowe

Our guide to the best compact cameras and the top point-and-shoots available. The very best small cameras for your money if you don't want a system.... Read more

Fujifilm X-T3 vs X-T2: What's the difference?
Fujifilm X-T3 vs X-T2: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

The Fujifilm X-T3 updates the X-T2 mirrorless camera, but what new goodies does it bring and is it worth the upgrade? Here's our comparison.... Read more

Nikon Z7 vs Nikon Z6: What's the difference?
Nikon Z7 vs Nikon Z6: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

The brand new full-frame mirrorless is available in two models: the Z7 and Z6. What's the difference? We compare Nikon's brand new models.... Read more

Best 360 cameras: The best VR and 360 cameras, no matter your budget
Best 360 cameras: The best VR and 360 cameras, no matter your budget By Adrian Willings

Our guide to the best 360 cameras to buy whatever you're budget. From cheap and cheerful to fully functional 360-degree video capturing monsters.... Read more

The best GoPro 2018: Which GoPro should you buy today?
The best GoPro 2018: Which GoPro should you buy today? By Cam Bunton

A comparison of the best GoPro action cameras available to buy. Take a look to work out which is the right GoPro for you.... Read more

Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic Lumix G9: What’s the difference?
Fujifilm X-H1 vs Panasonic Lumix G9: What’s the difference? By Mike Lowe

It's battle of the mirrorless big guns, with the new Fujifilm X-H1 posing some considerable questions for Panasonic's formidable Lumix G9. If you're looking... Read more

Canon EOS 6D Mark II vs 5D Mark IV: What's the difference and which should I buy?
Canon EOS 6D Mark II vs 5D Mark IV: What's the difference and which should I buy? By Mike Lowe

When the Canon EOS 5D MkIV burst onto the pro camera scene in 2016, it hit so many tick boxes that, well, few other full-frame cameras seemed to be worth... Read more

GoPro Hero5 Black vs Hero5 Session: What's the difference?
GoPro Hero5 Black vs Hero5 Session: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

GoPro announced the Hero5 Black action camera, Hero5 Session and the Karma drone in September 2016. Both the new action cameras are compatible with the... Read more

Fujiiflm X-T2 vs X-T1: What's the difference?
Fujiiflm X-T2 vs X-T1: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

We're used to products being updated, but with some it begs the question whether it's worth the upgrade or, perhaps, looking at grabbing a bargain and... Read more

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II vs 1D X: What's new?
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II vs 1D X: What's new? By Mike Lowe

In 2016 it's the year of the pro DSLR once again: the Canon EOS 1D X Mark II follows hot on the heels of the Nikon D5, which was announced a month earlier... Read more

Fujifilm X-Pro2 vs X-Pro1: What's the difference?
Fujifilm X-Pro2 vs X-Pro1: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

Four years in the making, the Fujifilm X-Pro2 is the company's highest-ranking compact system camera. But have those four years been worth the wait, or... Read more

Panasonic Lumix TZ80 vs TZ70: What's the difference?
Panasonic Lumix TZ80 vs TZ70: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

When it comes to what some call "travel zoom" compact cameras, Panasonic is on top form. Its Lumix TZ70 from 2015 combined a wide-ranging 30x optical zoom... Read more

Give the gift of personalised presents: 5 best websites
Give the gift of personalised presents: 5 best websites By Britta O'Boyle

Buying gifts for people is always tricky. Even when you think you know them really well, you run the risk of the disappointed face. That risk is perhaps... Read more

TomTom Bandit vs Garmin VIRB XE: What’s the difference?
TomTom Bandit vs Garmin VIRB XE: What’s the difference? By Luke Edwards

Navigation companies creating action sports cameras is a fairly new prospect but already the two big boys, Garmin and TomTom, are squaring up for a head-to-head.Garmin... Read more

Canon EOS 750D vs 760D: What's the difference? Mid-weight DSLR showdown
Canon EOS 750D vs 760D: What's the difference? Mid-weight DSLR showdown By Mike Lowe

Canon has unveiled not one, but two new mid-range DSLR cameras to its lineup, making for a busier EOS range than ever before. The new EOS 750D and 760D... Read more

Canon EOS 5DS vs 5DS R: What's the difference? 50-megapixel DSLR camera specs explored
Canon EOS 5DS vs 5DS R: What's the difference? 50-megapixel DSLR camera specs explored By Mike Lowe

Think that the Nikon D810 is high resolution? Think again. Canon has unveiled the EOS 5DS and 5DS R models, each boasting a 50.6-megapixel full-frame sensor... Read more

Panasonic Lumix TZ60 vs Canon PowerShot SX700 HS: What's the difference?
Panasonic Lumix TZ60 vs Canon PowerShot SX700 HS: What's the difference? By Mike Lowe

For when your smartphone camera isn't enough you'll want a do-it-all compact camera with a significant zoom. Here we pitch two of our favourites head to... Read more

GoPro Hero4 Silver Edition vs GoPro HD Hero3+ Silver Edition: What's the difference?
GoPro Hero4 Silver Edition vs GoPro HD Hero3+ Silver Edition: What's the difference? By Elyse Betters

GoPro hasn't just updated the GoPro HD Hero3+ Black Edition. It also gave the GoPro HD Hero3+ Silver Edition a major upgrade.Everyone from daredevils to... Read more

GoPro Hero4 Black Edition vs GoPro HD Hero3+ Black Edition: What's the difference?
GoPro Hero4 Black Edition vs GoPro HD Hero3+ Black Edition: What's the difference? By Elyse Betters

GoPro is king when it comes to action cameras. Those little silver boxes are being put to use by daredevils and extreme sports athletes in places where... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera: What's the difference?
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Camera: What's the difference? By Luke Edwards

When Samsung first unveiled its Galaxy Camera, packing in the Android OS and 4G LTE connectivity, it was ground breaking. Now it's upgraded that snapper... Read more

Old Flickr vs new Flickr: What's new?
Old Flickr vs new Flickr: What's new? By Hunter Skipworth

Flickr has reinvented itself. Gone are the days of thumbnails and white backgrounds, replaced instead with full bleed, full-resolution photos and a whopping... Read more

Nikon D4 vs D800 vs D600 full-frame low-light showdown
Nikon D4 vs D800 vs D600 full-frame low-light showdown By Mike Lowe

All this talk of resolution and low-light capabilities got the 'Lint team scratching their heads. Which full-frame Nikon DSLR would win in a face-to-face... Read more

Best compact tripods
Best compact tripods By Jamie Carter

When you need to balance your camera for timer shots, long-exposure images or when you're zoomed in at one hell of a distance, you’re going to need a... Read more

Nikon D700 vs Nikon D800
Nikon D700 vs Nikon D800 By Hunter Skipworth

The D800 is here. Nikon has finally announced a successor to its now long in the tooth D700. The new camera has given us so much to talk about that we... Read more

Nikon 1 V1 vs Sony NEX-5N
Nikon 1 V1 vs Sony NEX-5N By Hunter Skipworth

Until now, the mirrorless camera market has remained a bit of a niche, never quite distracting snappers away from entry level DSLRs or top end compacts.Nikon,... Read more

Best five camera bags for all occasions
Best five camera bags for all occasions By Hunter Skipworth

Having a decent bag to lug your precious camera kit about in is crucial. Without one, lenses will get scratched and dropped, memory cards lost and plenty... Read more

Best waterproof cameras
Best waterproof cameras By Libby Plummer

Most people take a camera on summer hols with them, but how many of them end up giving their snapper an accidental dunking in the hotel swimming pool?... Read more

Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95
Nikon Coolpix P300 vs Canon PowerShot S95 By Dan Sung

It seems everyone’s getting in on the high end compact camera sector these days and a good thing too. The launch of the Nikon Coolpix P300 makes it... Read more

Canon EOS 600D vs Canon EOS 550D
Canon EOS 600D vs Canon EOS 550D By Libby Plummer

The Canon EOS 600D has been the subject of internet rumours for some time now, but the manufacturer has finally made things official. Sitting at the top... Read more

Olympus XZ-1 vs Canon PowerShot S95
Olympus XZ-1 vs Canon PowerShot S95 By Dan Sung

The launch of the Olympus XZ-1 camera at CES 2011 brings yet another contender into what has become a very exciting genre of device for both enthusiasts... Read more

Olympus XZ-1 vs Panasonic LX5
Olympus XZ-1 vs Panasonic LX5 By Dan Sung

The launch of the Olympus XZ-1 high end point and shoot camera at CES 2011 brings yet another contender into what has become a very exciting genre of device... Read more

Nikon Coolpix P7000 vs Canon PowerShot G12
Nikon Coolpix P7000 vs Canon PowerShot G12 By Libby Plummer

Hybrid cameras are becoming popular either as a step-up from a compact, or as a more compact alternative to a DSLR. Nikon has just unveiled the Coolpix... Read more

Nikon D3100 vs Canon EOS 550D (Rebel Ti2)
Nikon D3100 vs Canon EOS 550D (Rebel Ti2) By Dan Sung

The first full HD video shooting Nikon camera has arrived in the shape of the Nikon D3100. It may be just one up from the baby of the whole Nikon DSLR... Read more