What Digital Camera August 2009 Issue

August Cover

On sale: Thu, 9 Jul 2009

What's In The August Issue? Lets take a look...

PHOTO TECHNIQUE:

Help Q&A
Your camera-buying questions and technical queries answered

Wedding Photography
Top pro Ryan Brenizer shares his secrets for successful wedding photography

My Digital Camera
Two more readers open their portfolios

Guide To: Bags
Everythin you need to know to help you choose the right bag for any situation

Field Test
Top photographer Jeremy Walker tests the Nikon D3x, pitting it agiainst the D700

Panospheres
Get creative - we show you how easy it is to create a photosphere yourself in Photoshop

Filters
Neutral density filters - what they are and how to use them

Technique: Zoom Bursts
Add motion to your images

Evening Class
Martin Evening assesses more of your images

EQUIPMENT TESTS

First Look: Olympus E-P1
The start of something beautiful? See for yourself

Panasonic GH1
With an impressive arsenal of video functions, this Micro Four Thirds camera could just be the best yet

Olympus E-450
Is the E-450 just a refresh or worth considering?

Casio FH-20
Shooting video 1000fps, this casio looks exciting

Samsung NV100
A host of features but is the image quality OK?

Fujifilm Finepix S1500
12x zoom with useful updates to the S1000fd

Canon Powershot A1100
A point-and-shoot with close up macro

Sonycyber-Shot W270
With a wideangel zoom, this Song isn't too shabby

Canon Ixus 110 IS
Another wide lens and good performance too

Samsung WB550
A tempting wideangel superzoom with HD video

Geared Up! Accessories
Sigma's 24-70mm optic and Tamron's 18-270mm superzoom monster, as well as Canon's Speedlite 270EX flash and much more

Lenses Superwide Group Test
Sigma, Tamron and Tokina: ultra wide

BUYER'S GUIDE

DSLR
Every current DSLR tested and rated

Compacts
Choosing a compact? Stop here first

Lenses
All lenses listed, with scores, prices and advice

Flash/Tripods
All the variables for choosing a flashgun and tripod

Bags/Storage
Backpacks, shoulder bags and storage options

Printers/Multifunctionals/Scanners
From printers to all-in-ones: Output options sorted

Software
Your comprehensve guide to photo software

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