What Digital Camera August 2013

WDC August 2013 front cover

On sale: Fri, 5 Jul 2013

This issue we pit the Canon EOS 700D and Nikon D5200 head to head to see which one comes out on top. We also have new and enhanced cameras, lenses and accessories to give your photographs that extra edge as well as reviews of the Adobe Lightroom 5 software and much, much more.

EQUIPMENT TESTS:

Canon EOS 100D vs Panasonic Lumix G6 COVER STORY
Magnificent minnows... Which is better - CSC or DSLR? We find out in our head-to-head test.

Canon EOS 700D vs Nikon D5200 COVER STORY
Time to upgrade? Is one of these models the perfect DSLR for the new or upgrading user? We put them through their paces

DSLR-quality APS-C compacts Group Test COVER STORY
The APS-C advantage. Ricoh GR vs Nikon Coolpix A vs Sigma DP1 Merrill: find out which one came out top

Panasonic LF1
A revolutionary enthusiast compact

Olympus 75mm f/1.8
Is this the best lens we've tested?

Sony 10-18mm f/4
Perfect wideangle for Sony NEX users?

Adobe Lightroom 5. COVER STORY
Could this new photo-editing software replace its Photoshop counterpart?

Printers Round-Up. COVER STORY
Five affordable A4 all-in-one printers tested and rated
1) BROTHER DCP - J725DW £100
2) HP PHOTOSMART 7520 £130
3) CANON PIXMA MG5450 £90
4) EPSON EXPRESSION HOME XP-405 £70
5) EPSON EXPRESSION PHOTO XP-750 £140

Accessory Reviews
Add that extra edge to your photos
1) WACOM CINTIQ 13HD £749
2) LEXAR 32GB USB 3.0 JUMP DRIVE S23 £27
3) PIVOT POWER FLEXIBLE SURGE PROTECTOR £30
4) OLYMPUS 15MM F/8 BODYCAP LENS £65
5) APPLE MACBOOK AIR from £849

FEATURES:

Profile
Top portrait photographer Annabel Williams reveals her methods for capturing her award-winning images

Essential Guide to... Bridge Cameras. COVER STORY
Bridge cameras are all the rage at the moment, but what actually is a bridge camera and should you buy one?

My Digital Camera
Stunning images by two readers

REGULARS:

Live View
Sony Cyber-Shot RX100 II and Samsung Galaxy NX launched plus much more

Books
Books and a great exhibition reviewed

Opening Shot
Great outdoors competition

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

Competition COVER STORY
Win an A3 Epson printer worth £750

Help
Your buying queries answered

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

Buyer's Guide
Comprehensive listing with ratings of cameras and lenses

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