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Panasonic gets you into the action with Lumix FZ82's 60x zoom

Panasonic gets you into the action with Lumix FZ82's 60x zoom

By Chris Hall

The Panasonic Lumix FZ82's main feature is the huge 60x zoom lens on the front. Ranging from 20-1200mm, it will quickly get you up close and personal, no matter how far away your subject is. Unveiled at CES 2017, the new model replaces the Lumix FZ72.... Read more

Panasonic Lumix GX800 is the cutest, most compact, G series camera around

Panasonic Lumix GX800 is the cutest, most compact, G series camera around

By Chris Hall

Panasonic is launching a number of cameras fresh for 2017, with the new Lumix GH5 leading the charge and this, the GX800, winning the prize for the cutest interchangeable lens camera around.Announced at CES 2017, the new GX800 sits in the same sort of... Read more

Panasonic Lumix GH5 supercharges 4K capture with serious updates

Panasonic Lumix GH5 supercharges 4K capture with serious updates

By Chris Hall

Panasonic has unveiled the Lumix GH5, first teased at Photokina 2016. Using CES 2017 as the launch platform, the new camera is claimed to be the highest quality Lumix G camera yet. Rather than replacing the existing and very popular Lumix GH4, the new... Read more

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II looks great, but has a surprising omission

Canon PowerShot G9 X Mark II looks great, but has a surprising omission

By Chris Hall

Canon has taken the wraps off the PowerShot G9 X Mark II, updating the 2015 forebear, but keeping the same retro good looks. The big focus of this compact camera - which remains properly pocketable - is the 1-in type sensor at its heart, larger than... Read more

What is 4K Photo? Panasonic's camera tech explained

What is 4K Photo? Panasonic's camera tech explained

By Chris Hall

Panasonic has feature on its cameras called 4K Photo, something that it invests a lot of time into promoting - even offering a dedicated button for 4K Photo on some of its cameras. However, there's plenty of scope for confusion around what it actually... Read more

Tips for low light photography: Capture every Christmas moment

Tips for low light photography: Capture every Christmas moment

By Britta O'Boyle

Christmas tends to be a time of pretty lights and low-lit rooms to take full advantage of those lights, which in turn results in images full of random shadows and colours.To help you out, we have compiled a few tips to give you better photo results when... Read more

Canon EOS M5 review: 'Mirrorless 80D' fails to faze its compact system competition
3.5 stars

Canon EOS M5 review: 'Mirrorless 80D' fails to faze its compact system competition

By Mike Lowe

It's fair to say we've been highly critical of Canon's compact system camera EOS M line. For a simple reason, though: the Japanese company's mirrorless cameras simply haven't been able to stand up to the competition. And with the current line-up - think... Read more

Fujifilm's new X-A10 is a compact selfie-shooter

Fujifilm's new X-A10 is a compact selfie-shooter

By Max Langridge

Fujifilm has taken the wraps off its new X-A10 compact mirrorless camera complete with a newly-developed 16.3-megapixel APS-C sensor. It arrives as an entry-level model, but Fujifilm says the new sensor, combined with its image processing technology will... Read more

Leica and the bigger picture: 20 fascinating facts you didn't know about the camera maker

Leica and the bigger picture: 20 fascinating facts you didn't know about the camera maker

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Think you know Leica? Think again. The German camera maker has always been synonymous with quality and craftsmanship. Its cameras have adorned the necks of famous photographers such as Elliot Erwitt and Henri Cartier Bresson. Even Her Majesty the Queen... Read more

Panasonic Lumix FZ2000 review: Premium superzoom premier league
4.5 stars

Panasonic Lumix FZ2000 review: Premium superzoom premier league

By Mike Lowe

When we first saw the Panasonic FZ2000 back in September 2016, we thought it spelled the death of the camcorder as we know it. For this premium superzoom camera is so packed-out with 4K video features that, on paper, it wraps up all the wide-to-tele zoom... Read more

Leica SL shootout: Four photographers test out the full-frame mirrorless system

Leica SL shootout: Four photographers test out the full-frame mirrorless system

By Pocket-lint Promotion

”Remember, remember the fifth of November”. And not because of gunpowder, treason and plot. But because an explosive Leica Akademie workshop took place, which was attended by winners of a Pocket-lint competition for the chance to get their hands on... Read more

Nikon launches D5600 DSLR with Bluetooth for instant photo sharing

Nikon launches D5600 DSLR with Bluetooth for instant photo sharing

By Max Langridge

Nikon has taken the wraps off its latest DLSR, the entry-level D5600, which it says is designed for photography hobbyists and content creators. The D5600 is the successor to the D5500 and features a similar 3.2-inch LCD screen that can flip out and be... Read more

Reflecting on the Leica SL: Three photographers talk about the mirrorless marvel

Reflecting on the Leica SL: Three photographers talk about the mirrorless marvel

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Towards the end of 2015 Leica released a brand new system camera to its lineup: the Leica SL. As the world's first mirrorless full-frame camera it represented a shift in the company's thinking - with advanced autofocus, touchscreen control, advanced electronic... Read more

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II matches mirrorless muscle with pro spec and coming to the UK

Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II matches mirrorless muscle with pro spec and coming to the UK

By Rik Henderson

Olympus has revealed that its flagship OM-D mirrorless camera is coming to the UK in December.The Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II has a 20.4-megapixel Live MOS sensor, TruePic VIII image processing, electronic viewfinder and 3-inch Vari-angle LCD touchpanel... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Filming and editing video while sky diving with the TomTom Bandit

Pocket-lint Adventures: Filming and editing video while sky diving with the TomTom Bandit

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Jumping out of a plane used to be one of the most extreme things you could do. Then getting it all on film was the next level. Now it's all about not only filming the jump but editing it before you've even landed. We did exactly that using the TomTom... Read more

Fujifilm X-T2 review: A new benchmark for the mirrorless market
5.0 stars

Fujifilm X-T2 review: A new benchmark for the mirrorless market

By Mike Lowe

It took us about three minutes to fall in love with the Fujifilm X-T1. So when we were first shown the Fujifilm X-T2 back in July it only took us about three seconds.In many ways the X-T2 is the most advanced compact system camera offering we've seen,... Read more

Leica competition: Win a place on an exclusive Leica SL photography workshop

Leica competition: Win a place on an exclusive Leica SL photography workshop

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Ever wanted to get your hands on the Leica SL, the company’s first ever full-frame mirrorless camera, to test it out for yourself? Now is your chance.On Saturday 5 November 2016, from 10am to 4pm, Leica will be hosting a special Akademie workshop in... Read more

Watch this GoPro capture Hollywood-style stunts of Hot Wheels cars

Watch this GoPro capture Hollywood-style stunts of Hot Wheels cars

By Elyse Betters

Many little boys and girls dream about being Hollywood stunt drivers - but that profession takes a lot of money, practice, and, well, luck.Unless, of course, they plan to use Hot Wheels toy cars instead of actual cars when testing all their burnouts... Read more

Ricoh's 360-degree camera lineup adds the £250 Theta SC

Ricoh's 360-degree camera lineup adds the £250 Theta SC

By Elyse Betters

There's a new version of the Theta S coming out in November.Ricoh has introduced a smaller, cheaper version of the Theta S 360-degree camera. It's called the Theta SC. It has two f2.0 lenses and two 12-megapixel sensors to capture 360-degree photos and... Read more

Panasonic Lumix G80 review: Affordable foray into 4K
4.5 stars

Panasonic Lumix G80 review: Affordable foray into 4K

By Mike Lowe

Panasonic has put out a full spread of compact system cameras, with the Lumix G80 (or G81 in Germany; G85 in other territories, just to confuse the bejeezus out of you) filling the DSLR-style gap left open when the flat-design GX80 launched earlier in... 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 drone and both offer some exciting features and good advancements over their predecessors.How do they... Read more

GoPro Hero5 Black review: A new breed of super Hero
5.0 stars

GoPro Hero5 Black review: A new breed of super Hero

By Britta O'Boyle

A new GoPro flagship action camera has finally arrived, two years after its predecessor. The Hero5 Black - which was announced alongside the Hero5 Session and the long-awaited Karma drone - and brings a host of new features with it.The new Hero launches... Read more

Pentax K-1 review: Full-frame underdog can teach the competition some new tricks
4.5 stars

Pentax K-1 review: Full-frame underdog can teach the competition some new tricks

By Mike Lowe

It's been long, long overdue. But the time has come: Pentax has finally created a full-frame DSLR, the K-1. And at £1,600 this 36-megapixel monster is one competitively priced camera, certain to help Pentax make its mark in an already fiercely contested... Read more

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: The 30-megapixel monster
5.0 stars

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV review: The 30-megapixel monster

By Mike Lowe

Canon has stepped things up a gear in recent years by leading with higher-resolution DSLR cameras. It had long been said that the 24-megapixel mark would be the company's limit until lenses could make the best of the capture resolution - a concept that... Read more

Sony RX10 III review: A camera for all seasons
4.5 stars

Sony RX10 III review: A camera for all seasons

By Sam Kieldsen

As its name suggests, the RX10 III is the third iteration of Sony's RX10 bridge camera, building on the appeal of the RX10 II (which Sony continues to market and sell) by boosting the optical zoom's reach.Given that the limited 24-200mm equivalent zoom... Read more

Want to capture 360-degree VR footage? The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360 could be your affordable all-in-one solution

Want to capture 360-degree VR footage? The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360 could be your affordable all-in-one solution

By Mike Lowe

If there's a buzz in the tech world for 2016 then it's virtual reality, or VR. But you don't need to be a whizz or an ultra-rich kid to capture such footage these days. The Kodak PixPro 4KVR360, which is due out in early 2017, is an all-in-one dual lens... Read more

Photokina 2016: All the best new cameras from the 2016 show

Photokina 2016: All the best new cameras from the 2016 show

By Mike Lowe

Photokina, the largest dedicated biannual photo show in Europe, has opened its doors and shown off its various camera goodies this year.However, it's been a tumultuous time in the world of cameras, with the Kumamoto earthquakes in Japan having a devastating... Read more

GoPro Hero 5: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

GoPro Hero 5: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

By Elyse Betters

GoPro has announced its next flagship action camera. Actually, there are two: the Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session.GoPro's new devices have been the subject of rumours for several months. They've both finally been unveiled though, putting all the speculation... Read more

GoPro Karma: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

GoPro Karma: Release date, specs and everything you need to know

By Elyse Betters

GoPro has finally revealed its first drone: Karma.GoPro Karma ditches the idea of strapping an action camera to your helmet, and instead lets you fly high in the sky, with the purpose of giving you a new perspective and really cool shots of your extreme... Read more

GoPro Hero 5 Black and Session cameras announced, 4K video with GPS and waterproofing

GoPro Hero 5 Black and Session cameras announced, 4K video with GPS and waterproofing

By Cam Bunton

GoPro has taken the wraps off its latest action cameras; the Hero 5 Black and Hero 5 Session. Like their predecessors, they're small and easy to mount, but host a number of improved features. Chief among the newest additions is waterproofing. That's... Read more

GoPro's Karma drone is official, takes flight soon

GoPro's Karma drone is official, takes flight soon

By Cam Bunton

After months or teasing, GoPro has officially unveiled its latest products, one of which is a company first: The Karma drone. GoPro's aim with the Karma was to build a drone that's easy to use right out of the box, and one that's compatible with its... Read more

Fujifilm's mirrorless medium format: GFX 50S is a 50-megapixel whopper on a small(ish) scale

Fujifilm's mirrorless medium format: GFX 50S is a 50-megapixel whopper on a small(ish) scale

By Mike Lowe

It's a rare thing for an all-new camera format to appear, but Fujifilm is pushing into digital medium format with the announcement of its mirrorless GFX line and GF lenses.The Fujifilm GFX 50S is the first camera announced in the line, complete with a... Read more

Long awaited Sony A99 II now official, 4K video and 42.4MP sensor

Long awaited Sony A99 II now official, 4K video and 42.4MP sensor

By Rik Henderson

Sony has finally announced a successor to the A99, more than three years since it released the flagship DSLR.The Sony A99 II is a powerhouse of an SLR, with a 42.4-megapixel 35mm full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor, hybrid phase detection autofocus system... Read more

What time is the GoPro Karma drone and Hero 5 launch and how can I watch it online?

What time is the GoPro Karma drone and Hero 5 launch and how can I watch it online?

By Rik Henderson

After many rumours and a long wait, GoPro is finally ready to unleash its first camera-ready drone at a dedicated event near Lake Tahoe in the States.There have been several videos released showing what the GoPro Karma is capable of, but we'll see more... Read more

Nikon D500 review: The best APS-C DSLR ever made?
5.0 stars

Nikon D500 review: The best APS-C DSLR ever made?

By Mike Lowe

It's been a long time since Nikon launched the D300, a camera that arrived at roughly the same time as the very first iPhone. Yep, that long ago. That camera's successor, the D300S, hit the market last decade too. But now the long wait for a replacement... Read more

Garmin Virb Ultra 30: A genuine GoPro Hero competitor

Garmin Virb Ultra 30: A genuine GoPro Hero competitor

By Cam Bunton

When approached at their stand during the IFA trade show in Berlin, Garmin’s reps proudly told us - when asked - that the company's latest action camera was better than a GoPro. Of course, we were sceptical, until they showed us how it worked and everything... Read more

Insta360 Nano review: The 360-degree camera for iPhone
4.0 stars

Insta360 Nano review: The 360-degree camera for iPhone

By Stuart Miles

If you use Facebook, you'll have slowly noticed a number of "360" videos appearing in your timeline - videos that encompass a full 360-degree view and put you in control of the playback navigation.There are a number of ways to capture 360 videos and photos,... Read more

DJI Osmo Mobile: Make incredible buttery-smooth videos with your smartphone

DJI Osmo Mobile: Make incredible buttery-smooth videos with your smartphone

By Cam Bunton

DJI, more famous for its range of drones that take to the sky than mobile phone accessories, has released a new version of its Osmo Mobile camera. We went hands and eyes-on with the handheld gimbal system during the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin,... Read more

Insta360 Air 360 camera brings wraparound video to Android phones

Insta360 Air 360 camera brings wraparound video to Android phones

By Stuart Miles

The company behind the Insta360 range of 360-degree cameras for iPhone has announced a dedicated Android version at IFA in Berlin, Germany.Following on from the already available Insta360 nano for the iPhone, the company will offer the new camera specifically... Read more

Sony FDR-X3000R action cam offers OIS across all modes, including 4K and slow-mo

Sony FDR-X3000R action cam offers OIS across all modes, including 4K and slow-mo

By Rik Henderson

Sony announced a top-of-the-range compact action camera during its IFA 2016 press conference and it is sure to become a favourite for serious extreme sports enthusiasts.Not only is the Sony FDR-X3000R capable of shooting 4K and high-speed recordings (for... Read more

DxO One camera for iPhone gets Wi-Fi update, new accessories available too

DxO One camera for iPhone gets Wi-Fi update, new accessories available too

By Mike Lowe

We first saw the DxO One camera - a 1-inch sensor unit that connects to the iPhone Lightning connector - in September 2015. We thought it had potential, but was a mix of high and low points. Now, with its fourth software update due 1 September 2016, it... Read more

Garmin Virb Ultra 30 takes on GoPro Hero4 Black with 4K thrills of its own

Garmin Virb Ultra 30 takes on GoPro Hero4 Black with 4K thrills of its own

By Rik Henderson

Garmin has announced a 4K Ultra HD action camera that includes GPS, voice control and a colour LCD touchscreen for easy control.The Garmin Virb Ultra 30 can shoot 4K video at 30 frames per second or, if you need extreme slow motion footage, 720p at 240fps.It... Read more

Fujifilm X-A3: Selfie-focused compact system camera ups the resolution ante

Fujifilm X-A3: Selfie-focused compact system camera ups the resolution ante

By Mike Lowe

The selfie system camera is back for round three: the Fujifilm X-A3 is the latest in the company’s line of compact system cameras, bringing a brand new 24-megapixel sensor and new design to the feature set.That puts the X-A3’s resolution a full 50... Read more

Nikon D3400 updates entry-level DSLR with Bluetooth, for instant smartphone sharing

Nikon D3400 updates entry-level DSLR with Bluetooth, for instant smartphone sharing

By Chris Hall

Nikon has announced the Nikon D3400 DSLR, updating the existing Nikon D3300 with additional connectivity options to make it more attractive to those shooting on the move. With traditional cameras under threat from the convenience of smartphones, Nikon's... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Running the Gung-Ho Obstacle race with the TomTom Bandit

Pocket-lint Adventures: Running the Gung-Ho Obstacle race with the TomTom Bandit

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Obstacle Course Races are all the rage with many event organisers opting to see how muddy and gruesome they can go. Gung-Ho takes a different approach. Instead of mud filled sheep dips and obstacles involving you carrying logs up a hill until you are... Read more

Casio EX-FR200 will capture your wide-angle selfie and 360 video world

Casio EX-FR200 will capture your wide-angle selfie and 360 video world

By Chris Hall

With everyone talking about virtual reality, camera manufacturers see the opportunity to provide their own perspective, with a range of innovative capture devices appearing from all sides. Casio is the latest company to join the fray, with the announcement... Read more

This leaked GoPro video seems to show off the upcoming Hero 5

This leaked GoPro video seems to show off the upcoming Hero 5

By Elyse Betters

GoPro's next flagship action camera has allegedly been spotted in a brief video posted to Reddit and Vimeo.Although the camera-maker announced earlier this year that it would lay off 7 per cent of its workforce and cease sales of at least three action... Read more

Pocket-lint Adventures: Out on the water with the Sea-Doo RXT-X 300 with the TomTom Bandit

Pocket-lint Adventures: Out on the water with the Sea-Doo RXT-X 300 with the TomTom Bandit

By Pocket-lint Promotion

When you think of personal watercrafts, or Jet Bikes as most of us refer to them, you picture sunny times off a beach in the Caribbean going at a slow leisurely pace and looking forward to sipping a Pina Colada once you return to the resort bar.But... Read more