What Digital Camera July 2013 issue

WDC cover July 2013 issue

On sale: Fri, 7 Jun 2013

Don't miss our July issue, which includes a full test of the Canon 100D and a group test of waterproof tough compacts, plus much more... In shops now!


Canon EOS 100D:
The groundbreaking Canon 100D is said to be the smallest and lightest APS-C DSLR in its class. We put it to the test

Tough Compacts GROUP TEST
Six ultra-tough compacts are frozen, dropped and submerged. We test the Canon Powershot
D20, as well as new models the Fujifilm FinePix XP60, Nikon Coolpix AW110, Olympus
Tough TG-2, Panasonic Lumix FT5, and Pentax WG-3. Find out which one survives our tests...

Pocket Rockets GROUP TEST
Three pocketable Raw-shooting enthusiast compacts go up against each other to see which can deliver the most in the smallest form: the Canon PowerShot S110, Nikon Coolpix P330 and Olympus XZ-10 battle it out

Panasonic Lumix G6
Does this latest CSC from Panasonic take the fight to its DSLR rivals?

Sony Alpha 58
We test the latest entry-level DSLR from Sony

Nikon AF-S 70-200mm f/4G ED VR lens
We test this affordable alternative to Nikon;s top-flight 70-200mm f/2.8 zoom

Olympus M.Zuiko 17mm f/1.8 MS
A wide-aperture, wideangle alternative for the Micro Four Thirds system

Fujifilm XF 14mm f/2.8 R
We test this ultra-wide prime lens for Fujifilm X-series cameras

More gear tested: Manfrotto MKBFRA4-BH Befree tripod, Rotolight Anova, Olloclip lens attachment, Peak Design Cuff Wrist Strap, MacWet Sports Gloves


Award-winning travel photographer David Lazar talks about his images and the gear he uses

Essential Guide to... Shooting the Milky Way
Find out what kit you need and get expert advice from professional Dave Morrow

My Digital Camera
Two readers discuss their experiences with using the Nikon D800 and Canon EOS 7D, along with a collection of stunning imagery

Why I Love My...
...Canon 70-200mm f/2.8 lens. Wildlife photographer Steve Bloom on why he never leaves home without it

ROUND-UP Superzoom Compacts: Travel compacts under £300
We assess five pocketable superzoom travel cameras: the Canon SX260 HS, Nikon Coolpix S9500, Olympus SZ-31MR, Panasonic TZ35, and Sony WX300


Live View
Olympus E-P5 launched and much more

Opening Shots
One of the winning images from the International Garden Photographer of the Year competition

Your buying queries answered

Long Term Tests update
How are the WDC reviewers getting on?

You chance to win a stupendous Nikon D600 DSLR kit and photo training

The rise of small cameras

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