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Published on Jan 23, 2013 | Software/App Reviews|
There's no shortage of quality raw conversion options but there's little consensus as to which one is the best. We've put three of the most popular cross-platform choices through a comprehensive side-by-side comparison. Find out which one is right for you.
Published on Jan 14, 2013 | Software/App Reviews|
The latest version of Capture One brings support for Fujifilm's X-Trans sensors - something we noted other software struggled with, in our review of the X-Pro 1. Beta versions of v7.0.2 are reported to solve the problem. Do the results live up to the expectation?
Published on Jan 11, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
This year's Consumer Electronic Show is packed with exhibitors, industry analyists and press, all eager to see, touch and talk about this years' hottest electronics. Here's a quick rundown of some of the most interesting new cameras on show at this year's CES.
Published on Jan 10, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Perhaps the most interesting camera at this year's Consumer Electronics Show is the Fujifilm X100S - a hugely impressive upgrade to the X100, which was one of our favorite cameras of the past couple of years. Read our short hands-on look more details.
Published on Jan 9, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We're at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, and one of the most interesting products announced at CES is the Samsung NX300 - a well-rounded replacement for the NX210. We made a beeline for the Samsung stand to get our hands on the newest NX, and here are our first impressions.
Published on Jan 7, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Canon's PowerShot N is one of the most interesting compacts of CES 2013. It features an 'either way up' design, with zoom and shutter controls that are located around the lens, and a tilting touchscreen. Here's a brief overview of what it offers.
Published on Dec 28, 2012 | Software Techniques|
As a database-driven app, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom requires you to import images before you can edit or organize them. Lightroom expert Martin evening explains the benefits of this approach.
Published on Dec 27, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The Kata Digital Rucksack 467-DL is an everyday photo bag that packs in a lot of features at a reasonable price. If you're in the market for a backpack that will get you through most shoots without breaking the bank, then the 467-DL might be for you.
Published on Dec 26, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
The field camera has been the tool of choice for generations of landscape photographers, with resolution and image quality that remains impressive even by today's standards. Here's how you can get similar results with a modern DSLR, tilt/shift lenses and some digital darkroom magic.
Published on Dec 18, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
The holiday season is upon us once again and with all the sales and special deals around at the moment, this is a great time to start thinking about getting a new camera. In this article, we'll be looking at the current field of enthusiast zoom compact cameras to help you make your buying decision.
Published on Dec 4, 2012 | Buying Guides|
So you've decided to invest in a digital SLR, but the huge range of models and technical jargon are confusing you? This article will take the pain out of choosing the perfect digital SLR for you, whether you're a seasoned shooter or a total novice.
Published on Dec 4, 2012 | Buying Guides|
In this guide we'll lead you step-by-step through the process of understanding the different kinds of lenses available for both DSLRs and mirrorless cameras, and choosing the right one for your needs.
Published on Dec 1, 2012 | Buying Guides|
We're rounded up 14 great gifts for the photographer this holiday season. From bags to tripods to filters and more, there should be something for everyone in our 2012 Holiday Gift Guide.
Published on Nov 23, 2012 | Software/App Reviews|
DxO's Optics Pro 8 introduces a print module, UI enhancements and some new and updated image adjustment tools. Here's a brief look at what the new version of this raw converter has to offer.
Published on Nov 23, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Here at dpreview we get to use a lot of cameras, from simple point-and-shoot models to professional workhorses, and everything in-between. In this short article, we've selected five of what we think are the best compact cameras on the market right now, and summarized their strengths.
Published on Nov 12, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Kata has designed the first photo backpack to feature a revolving lens chamber for quick access to your glass collection. Will the rest of the Kata Revolver-8 succeed in spinning our gears? Read our full review to find out.
Published on Nov 11, 2012 | Photo Techniques|
Many photographers look to follow rules to make a better image. Photographer Thomas Park discusses how you can unlock creative possibilities by breaking these rules instead.
Published on Nov 4, 2012 | Book Reviews|
Martin Evening, a London-based professional photographer and dpreview contributor, has updated and expanded his comprehensive book on Photoshop. For thorough and up-to-date coverage of an indispensible photo-editing program, we recommend giving Adobe Photoshop CS6 for Photographers a close look.
Published on Nov 2, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Carbon fiber has made its way into the tripod market, and Manfrotto's 290 Series is aimed at photographers on a budget. Will the Manfrotto 294 CF match competing models? Find out in our review.
Published on Oct 30, 2012 | Help|
Starting in October 2012, we've entered into a partnership with DxOMark to test and review lenses. In this article we'll explain how this collaboration works, how DxOMark tests lenses, and how we present the results in our lens review 'widget'.