What Digital Camera June 2013

WDC cover June 2013

On sale: Fri, 10 May 2013

Want to know which camera you should choose? Whatever level you are, you'll find the answer in this issue, as we pick out 32 best-in-class cameras...


The Best Cameras You Can Buy Right Now!
Whether you are looking for a compact, CSC or DSLR, we tell you which camera is best for you

Secondhand Classic
Why the Nikon 50mm f/1.8D lens is still a great buy

Essential Guide to Lenses
Coming in a range of different sizes, lenses can be confusing. Here is what you need to know

My Digital Camera
Stunning images by Andy Howe and Adrian Bealing and their verdict on what it is like to own a Nikon D5100 and Olympus Tough TG-630

Camera Straps
We round-up and rate a range of straps, slings and clips to find the best alternatives available


The finest CSC under £1,000
We put the Olympus OM-D E-M5, Fujifilm X-E1 and Sony NEX-7 head-to-head

50x Superzoom Cameras
The Fujifilm FinePix HS50, Nikon Coolpix P520 and Sony Cyber-shot HX300 battle it out

Samsung NX300
We find out whether this new CSC represents a sea change for Samsung

Fujifilm X20
We test this pocket enthusiast camera to see if it lives up to first impressions

Lens reviews
The Fujinon 18mm and 35mm lenses for the X-Pro1 and X-E1 are put under the microscope


Live View
Panasonic GF6 and G6 launched

Opening Shots
A stunning image from the Genesis project by Sebastiao Salgado, plus a winning image taken by Krasimir Matarov from the Sony World Photography Awards

Your buying queries answered

Long Term Tests update
Find out how the WDC reviewers are getting on with their products

Be the first to own the latest Olympus camera worth over £1,000! Four lucky readers will join What Digital Camera Editor Nigel Atherton for a day of photographic guidance, alongside an Olympus expert in London! The four winners will also win an
Olympus XZ-10 and one of them also wins the brand new £1,000 Olympus camera!

Win some great Magix software worth over £1,000! Eight lucky readers will EACH win a copy of both Magix PhotoStory Deluxe and Magix Movie Edit Pro

Exciting new trends

In the Bag
We peek into a photographer's kit bag

Buying Guide
Comprehensive listings with ratings

PLUS A FREE 16PP MAGAZINE - Master Your Camera - Tips and tricks to help you take your sharpest shots ever