Camera Accessories
GoPro Karma Grip

What is the GoPro Karma Grip?While GoPro’s launch of its GoPro Karma drone went down into tech infamy faster than one of said drones falling from the sky, the one positive element was its three-axis gimbal.Known as the Karma Grip, it’s available to buy independently of the drone for around £299/$299/€36
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Manfrotto PIXI Mini

What is Manfrotto PIXI Mini?The PIXI is the latest mini tripod to be launched by Manfrotto. Acting as a replacement for the Manfrotto MTT2-P02, it’s designed as a lightweight, portable support for a large variety of devices ranging from CSCs (Compact System Cameras), Bridge Cameras, the iPhone (with the
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The Digital Photography Handbook

An updated new edition of Doug Harman's best-selling guide Although most modern compact cameras are designed to be totally automatic and very easy to use, if you get beyond the automation and start experimenting with photography you'll quickly realise that it is a complex and challenging subject that ca
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Samsung 1000P

"Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Samsung's new 1000P Digital Photo Frame!" Okay, so maybe the 1000P can't fly, but it certainly has many talents that elevate it to 'super' status in the usually somewhat humdrum photo frame market. These include a relatively high-resolution 10.1in display, media pl
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Eye-Fi Pro X2

Eye-Fi cards have been around for some time now. The SD card-sized devices not only store your camera's photos on local memory but include a Wi-Fi chip, allowing you to upload your photos to an online store without having to remove the card from your camera. They're immensely useful if working on locati
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Flip Video Action Tripod

Entry level camcorders are small enough to be used just about anywhere, and although Cisco has pulled the plug on the company, owner of the Flip UltraHD and similar devices will find a handy accessory in the Flip Video Action Tripod.First of all, it’s a desktop tripod. It’s not very adjustable or partic
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Gitzo Safari GT2540F 6x CO twine tripod

If you are serious about photography then a good quality tripod is probably the single most important accessory. Ideally, it’s always worth investing as much as you can on one, thereby making it a long-term investment that can grow with you as your skills improve and your camera bag fills up with ever-m
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Gitzo Safari GH2780FQR ball-head

Unless you’re in the market for a cheap all-in-one from the bargain rack at your local Jessops, chances are you’ll need to mix and match your choice of tripod and head.All of the various tripod head designs have their advantages and disadvantages: geared three-way heads are exceptionally precise if a li
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Lastolite 8-in-1 Umbrella

IntroductionA decent umbrella is one of those essential items of kit that should be at the top of every aspiring portrait photographer’s wish-list.That’s because while using fill-flash is a great way of getting your subject to pop, trying to achieve this with just a flashgun on its own can all too often
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Gomite Tiltpod

IntroductionThe Gomite Tiltpod seems like it might be one of those little gimmicky devices you see advertised in those catalogues that grace your doorstep every once in a while; quite clever but destined to never be used beyond its first week. But, in actual fact it’s a genuinely brilliant idea.Availabl
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Triggertrap Mobile

IntroIf you’re into your digital photography, you’re likely to know what a remote trigger is. Essentially, this puts the shutter release button – the one you press to take a snap – on a wired or wireless remote, so you can take photos without being close to your camera. This is handy for all kinds of si
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The Digital Photography Handbook Review

An updated new edition of Doug Harman's best-selling guide Although most modern compact cameras are designed to be totally automatic and very easy to use, if you get beyond the automation and start experimenting with photography you'll quickly realise that it is a complex and challenging subject that ca
Read more
Samsung 1000P Review

"Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Samsung's new 1000P Digital Photo Frame!" Okay, so maybe the 1000P can't fly, but it certainly has many talents that elevate it to 'super' status in the usually somewhat humdrum photo frame market. These include a relatively high-resolution 10.1in display, media pl
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Eye-Fi Pro X2 Review

Eye-Fi cards have been around for some time now. The SD card-sized devices not only store your camera's photos on local memory but include a Wi-Fi chip, allowing you to upload your photos to an online store without having to remove the card from your camera. They're immensely useful if working on locati
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Flip Video Action Tripod Review

Entry level camcorders are small enough to be used just about anywhere, and although Cisco has pulled the plug on the company, owner of the Flip UltraHD and similar devices will find a handy accessory in the Flip Video Action Tripod.First of all, it’s a desktop tripod. It’s not very adjustable or partic
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