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Black Friday UK Camera Deals

Black Friday is big business in the UK. The tradition which started in the US is set to be one of the busiest online shopping days in the UK, with…

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How to shop for Black Friday camera deals

The American tradition is firmly rooted in these shores too - but how can you make the most of this annual shopping extravaganza. Have a read of our tips below.

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Best cameras for Christmas 2015

We’ve rounded up a few of the top cameras for Christmas 2015 that are great options for any photographer.

Transcend 1TB 2.5in USB 3.0 Portable External Hard Drive

Christmas gift ideas for photographers – under £50

Manfrotto Lumie 
Play Lights Price: £44.95 From: Manfrotto makes a range of great continuous LED panels that are ideal for lighting subjects. They can be used on or off-camera…

Compact system cameras

What are compact system cameras

Our guide to compact system cameras – also known as Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens, ILC or EVIL cameras


Best compact cameras under £100

Don’t have much cash to splash on a compact camera? Here’s a look at a few bargain snappers that won’t break the bank.

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Guide to focal lengths

In many ways, the lens you use should be a more important consideration than your camera, as the lens will have more of an influence on the kind of shot…

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What Digital Camera selector

The What Digital Camera selector tool guides you through a series of questions to suggest the best cameras for your needs. To find the camera type we recommend, and a…

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Choosing a Second Hand Camera

If you'd be happy to purchase a camera that's had one or more previous owners you could well pick up a bargain. Take a look at our guide to choosing…

Panasonic DMC SZ8EB-K

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.


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…

Panasonic Lumix LX100

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…