Buying Advice

Read our range of buying advice below, to find what camera equipment to buy, articles on top camera kit and how to choose camera equipment.

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Essential guide to filters

Filters are an essential component in any photographer’s kit bag, and are invaluable for getting your images right in-camera. We take a look at the main types of filter and…

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Choosing a Compact System Camera

Also known as Micro System Cameras, the newest system to enter the digital camera market, the compact system camera, offers an impressive combination of compact size and removable lenses. We…

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Choosing a DSLR

DSLRs may seem complex, expensive and bulky, but there are good reasons for novices to choose them over other types of camera. Find out more in our guide to choosing…

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Choosing a Compact Camera

The compact camera market features a huge range of options, covering everything from the basic point and shoot models to advanced compacts aimed at enthusiast photographers. Let us help you…


Essential guide to tripods

A decent tripod can open the door to a number of creative techniques. Here’s what to look out for when choosing one

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Our guide to wi-fi camera apps

Many cameras now come with built-in Wi-fi connectivity that allows you to connect them to a smartphone or tablet with the help of a first-party app.

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Best camera deals

We've rounded up a selection of the best camera deals on the market right now, covering everything from advanced DSLRs to low cost compact cameras.

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Guide to buying a digital projector

If you’ve taken a great photo, there are no doubt two things you wish you could do with it. First, you wish you could see it much bigger than how…

Premium compacts

Do you need a premium compact camera?

While sales of budget compacts have fallen dramatically in recent years, manufacturers are fighting back with ever more powerful yet pocket-sized high-end premium compacts. We take a look at why…