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Joined on Jan 28, 2008
Published on Nov 29, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
In this series of short articles, DPReview staff will be highlighting their personal standout products of the year. It might be a camera, a lens, an accessory or even a piece of software. In part 3, Andy Westlake talks about his personal favorite - the Olympus OM-D E-M1.
Published on Nov 28, 2013 | Buying Guides|
In this article, we're highlighting our pick of outstanding third party lenses. We've chosen them based on their ability to offer something different to the camera manufacturers' own, in terms of either focal length range, maximum aperture, image quality or value.
Published on Nov 26, 2013 | Buying Guides|
Which pocketable compact camera should I buy?
Published on Aug 12, 2013 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Sigma's USB dock is a unique device, which lets you tinker with your lens's settings to get the best results. In this quick review we give an overview of the device and the accompanying Sigma Optimisation Pro software, and see what adjustments it offers.
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 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 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'.
Published on Feb 21, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
We used the European Olympus OM-D E-M5 press event to get some shooting time with one of the most discussed cameras of 2012. We hit the streets of Amsterdam to find out how its features work in real-world use and how well the Art Filters and processing options help you get the photo you want.
Published on Feb 14, 2012 | Product Reviews & Previews|
Lensbaby's Edge 80 takes a distinctly different approach to the company's previous optics, behaving much more like a conventional tilt lens. Here we take a closer look at how it works, and the kind of images it can give you.
Published on Sep 21, 2011 | Product Reviews & Previews|
A quick overview of the Nikon 1 system, including comments from Masahiro Suzuki - General Manager, R&D dept., Development HQ at Nikon Inc Imaging Company.
Published on Sep 18, 2011 | Opinions|
Originally written in March 2009, a short article lamenting the lack of fast short-telephoto 'portrait' primes for APS-C systems.
Published on Aug 31, 2011 | Help|
An introduction to the unique dpreview.com lens review widget. This article relates to reviews produced using our 'version 1' widget from 2008 to 2010.