What Digital Camera June 2011

WDC June 2011 front cover

On sale: Fri, 13 May 2011

The June issue features the Nikon D5100 full review, how to use ND filters, a FREE 32-page Guide To Lenses, and much more...!

CAMERA TESTS:

NIKON D5100
We put the latest mid-price Nikon DSLR through its paces

CANON 60D VERSUS PANASONIC GH2
Can the Micro Four Thirds Lumix GH2 take on the EOS 60D and win?

CANON EOS 1100D
We find out if the 1100D is the perfect entry-level DSLR

SAMSUNG NX11
Is the NX11 a warranted upgrade from the NX10?

COMPACTS
We test five compacts to suit a range of budgets, including the sub-£100 Nikon Coolpix L23 and touchscreen-spec’d Panasonic Lumix FX70

OLYMPUS SP-610UZ
Packing in a massive 22x optical zoom, HD video and the ability to capture 3D images, does this model live up to the specification?

LENS TEST
Pentax 18-135mm F/3.5-5.6 reviewed

LENS TEST
Tokina 16-28mm Pro FX f/2.8 optic reviewed
FEATURES:

GETTING TO GRIPS WITH: APERTURES
Our brand new series, starting with everything you need to know about Apertures and Depth-of-Field

MEDIA CARDS: EXPLAINED
If you’re confused by memory cards, this is a must-read! We give you the lowdown on why the card you choose makes a difference to your photographs and subject them to a battery of extreme tests to find out whether they stand up to punishment. Oh, and we also compare their read and write speeds...

CAPTURE!
If you’re looking for some great techniques to try, including shooting with long exposure ND filters, shooting garden wildlife and using reflectors, you will not want to miss this feature!

Claim your Free Photobook
Create a Pixum Photo book and get a discount of £16 for every reader!

REGULARS:

Live View
The latest photo gear and comment, including the Panasonic Lumix G3

Opening Shots
We showcase images from the prestigious International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

Profile: Alex Saberi
Setting his alarm clock ultra early has paid off for photographer Alex Saberi, whose lovely shots of Richmond Park are showcased

Help Files
Packed with tons of camera and kit buying advice, along with your imaging problems answered

My Digital Camera
Two more readers show us their work and the cameras they use

Evening Class
More of your photos are assessed by Photoshop guru Martin Evening

The Buyer's Guide
If you're looking to buy some new kit, check out the facts here in our comprehensive Buying Guide

Competition
You could win one of two superb Samsung NX100 kits worth £500 each

FREE SUPPLEMENT: Guide to Lenses
Everything you need to know about choosing and using lenses

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