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On this page you’ll find links to our growing collection of photography related technique, technology and information articles. From tips for better pictures to camera, lens and accessory buying guides to in-depth explanations of photo techniques and technology – and reviews of accessories, books and apps, this is just the start of what we hope will soon be an amazing resource.

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Reviews and previews of photo-related hardware and accessories. Also where you’ll find our personal opinions of stuff that didn’t make it to a full dpreview test.
Whether you’re choosing a new photo printer, trying to get your head around color matching or simply looking for some tips on getting better printed results, this is where you’ll find all our print- related articles.
The home to reviews of all latest and greatest desktop imaging software plus photo-related iOS and Android apps.
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A growing collection of articles designed to help you take better pictures, no matter what level you’re at.
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Top tips and tricks for getting the most out of your desktop and mobile imaging software.
Articles and features designed for the absolute beginner. Learn to get better pictures with these simple, easy-to-follow tips and tricks.
In this section you’ll find a growing collection of articles covering the techniques and technology of digital movie-making.
Articles and reports from trade shows and photography conventions.
The perfect destination for pixel-peepers and camera geeks, this is where you’ll find all our technology, photographic science and image analysis articles.
We speak to a lot of people here at dpreview, from photographers to chief executives of major manufacturers. Browse our interviews for fascinating insights from some of the most important people in photography.

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Mike Perlman | Published on Apr 7, 2014 |
The Phottix Mitros competes with the Canon 580EX II flash in our review. Will the half-price Phottix prevail?
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Which capable compact, with plenty of control, should I buy?
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Mike Perlman | Published on Apr 1, 2014 |
Adorama's Flashpoint 180 Monolight kit will appeal to photographers on a budget. How does it fare in our review?
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Mike Perlman | Published on Mar 28, 2014 |
The ProAm Orion DVC210 crane/jib targets DSLR filmmakers with its professional design and alluring price point. Is the DVC210 an essential addition to the DSLR filmmaker's tool belt? Read our full review.
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Barney Britton | Published on Mar 25, 2014 |
The Ona Lima strap is a hand-made leather and canvas camera strap which makes a handsome companion to light and medium-weight gear. Barnaby Britton takes it out for a spin.
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Eric Stemen | Published on Mar 24, 2014 |
Making a time-lapse video isn't trivial, but the end result is compelling. Eric Stemen explains how he made his tribute to Louisville, Kentucky.
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Jeff Wignall | Published on Mar 15, 2014 |
In part 2 of our Benjamin Von Wong interview, we go deeper into the fire photographs, but also explore what inspired Von Wong to take on photography full time.
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Jeff Keller | Published on Mar 13, 2014 |
A quick look at the Nikon 1 V3 mirrorless camera
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Richard Butler | Published on Mar 13, 2014 |
Nikon's latest 1 System camera is its most obviously enthusiast-targeted model so far. And yet the signals given off, both by the camera and its associated lens range, are not quite so clear. In this opinion piece, Richard Butler wonders: Just what is Nikon up to?
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Jeff Wignall | Published on Mar 8, 2014 |
Ben Von Wong has rapidly gained a following, largely due to his impressive fire photography. Part 1 of our interview explores how he got where he is in such a short time.
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