What Digital Camera May 2013 issue

WDC cover May 2013 issue

On sale: Fri, 12 Apr 2013

The 200th issue of the very first digital camera magazine includes a full review of the much-anticipated Nikon D7100 enthusiast DSLR. Meanwhile, premium compacts the Fujifilm X100S and the Nikon Coolpix A battle it out, and we also have a three-way budget CSC model group test: Nikon S1 vs Pentax Q10 vs Sony NEX-3N. Plus much more!


Special 200th Issue Feature
We celebrate our 200th issue with a look forwards and back

Professional photographer and filmmaker Jim Marks talks about his images and gear

Why I Love My...
Andy Brown on his B+W ND filter

Secondhand Classic
Why the Pentax K20D is still a great buy

Essential Guide to Connectivity
Linking a camera to a computer, TV, or mobile device has never been easier. We look
at how the influence of modern technology is changing the future of connectivity

My Digital Camera
Stunning images by two readers

Messenger Bags
We round up and assess six of them


Nikon D7100
With a range of significant upgrades over the D7000, is Nikon's latest DX-format model the ultimate enthusiast DSLR? We test the D7100 to find out

Budget CSC cameras
Group test: Nikon S1 vs Pentax Q10 vs Sony NEX-3N. Three affordable CSCs aimed at the novice user but designed with very different intentions fight it out against each other

Enthusiast compacts
Premium compacts head to head: the Fujifilm X100S and the Nikon Coolpix A battle it out to see which is the best premium compact camera for enthusiasts

Lens reviews: Budget wideangle primes
We test two full frame, wideangle primes for Canon bodies, the Canon EF 24mm f/2.8 IS USM and EF 28mm f/2.8 IS USM

Lens review
We test the Olympus 12-50mm f/3.5-6.3 EZ ED MSC Macro standard zoom, a versatile close-focusing kit lens for the OM-D

Panasonic Lumix TZ40
This latest superzoom travel compact from Panasonic packs in a 20x optical zoom and a host of connectivity options. We put it through its paces

We test the DXO Optics Pro 8 Standard software, Camera Clean Intro Cleaning Kit, Vanguard GH300T Pistol Grip, PocketWizard Plus III Transceiver Twin set, and Adobe Photoshop Touch software for smartphones


Live View
First Looks of the Canon EOS 100D and Canon EOS 700D, and much more

Opening Shots
We showcase one of the shortlisted images from the Open category of the Sony World Photography Awards, a stunning photograph by Anurag Kumar

Your buying queries answered

Long Term Tests update
Find out how Nigel Atherton is getting on with the Olympus OM-D...

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In the Bag
We peek into the kit bag of another photographer...