Digital Cameras & Accessories

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GoPro Hero 3+: First impressions and sample footage

By Andrew Rafter,

Californian action camera company GoPro has been synonymous with capturing the thrills and spills of extreme sports over the years – and this week the company released an improved version of its popular GoPro Hero 3+. What made GoPro cameras… Read article

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Review Round-Up: Ricoh’s THETA spherical camera

By Neil Cumins,

It may look like a Wii controller, but this sleek and stylish handheld device is actually a significant consumer first. Unveiled late last month by Ricoh at Berlin’s IFA electronics fair, it is the first mass-produced fully spherical camera, simultaneously… Read article

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Control your DSLR remotely with Weye Feye

By Ian Barker,

As any keen photographer knows there are times when being behind the camera is a disadvantage. Whether you’re photographing wildlife and don’t want to scare off the cute critters, or you’re snapping extreme or motor sports where getting too close… Read article

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Canon’s LEGRIA Mini – Crying Out to Be Played With

By Gabrielle Pickard,

Remember when camcorders first hit the mainstream consumer market in the 80s? They were huge, in both senses of the word. These bulky and heavy shoulder-born items suddenly unleashed a whole new load of fun as VHS’s became an almost… Read article

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Panasonic LUMIX GX7 – Not Big, Very Clever

By Ian Barker,

In these days when pretty much any mobile phone is capable of taking half decent snapshots, carrying a separate camera with you when you go out suggests serious photographic intent. If you hanker after the days when a camera was… Read article

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CHOBiCAM Cheese Camera is Gouda’Nuff

By Susan Connolly,

The new camera by Japan Trust Technology puts a whole new meaning to “Say Cheese!”. The company has just revealed the launch of the first ever cheese-shaped camera. The miniature camera promises to make anyone smile, without ever having to… Read article

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Lytro: Light Rays and Living Pictures

By Shem Pennant,

Photography – especially the mid-range point and click market has been in trouble for some time now. People, for the most part, love to take pictures but a quick glance on Facebook or Instagram shows that they don’t always care… Read article

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CineLite: Great Mobile Tracking Shots

By Shem Pennant,

A great dolly shot is an essential weapon in a cinematographer’s arsenal and Vacion brings this range of movement to mobile videography with the CineLite camera slider. Much like the full-size sliders used by video professionals, the CineLite allows for… Read article

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Olloclip Quick Flip Case Review

By Shem Pennant,

I love my olloclip but I also love my iPhone not being smashed into a million pieces so I often cover it with a protective case. Like an overprotective ex-lover this gets in the way of my love for my… Read article