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  1. Lomography Fisheye No 2 review

    Lomography Fisheye No 2 review

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    Lomography's Fisheye No 2 has a number of upgrades on the original, most notably adding a bulb mode – which enables you to capture longer exposures.

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    Canon PowerShot A4000 IS review

    Canon PowerShot A4000 IS review

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    Big zoom, small tin: the Canon PowerShot A4000 IS packs a 28-224mm equivalent lens into a tiny metal body.

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    Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR review

    Fujifilm FinePix F770 EXR review

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    Is this the ultimate affordable travel zoom? Fujifilm's latest pocket-sized powerhouse gets taken through its paces.

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    Sony HX10V review

    Sony HX10V review

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    Looking for a pocket sized camera to take on your travels? The Sony HX10V has lots of fun features likely to appeal to many.

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    Panasonic LX7 review

    Panasonic LX7 review

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    With the same size sensor as its predecessor, but an improved aperture range, what does the LX7 deliver in the premium compact market of 2012?

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    Samsung EX2F review

    Samsung EX2F review

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    Samsung's Wi-Fi enabled 12MP compact camera with full manual control boasts a f/1.4 lens, but what did we make of it?

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    Nikon Coolpix S9300 review

    Nikon Coolpix S9300 review

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    GPS, 3D shooting and 16MP appeal, but do poor battery life and highly specified rivals let this compact camera down?

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    Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-TX20 review

    Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-TX20 review

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    The perfect balance between ruggedness and style, this waterproof wonder offers more than just a pretty face.

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    Canon PowerShot SX260 HS review

    Canon PowerShot SX260 HS review

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    The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS is a talented travel camera offering full manual control, a 25-500mm zoom and advanced image stabilisation.

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    Nikon Coolpix L810 review

    Nikon Coolpix L810 review

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    For the price of a pocket camera, does Nikon's DSLR-styled alternative successfully blend a broad focal range with ease of use?

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    Olympus TG-1 review

    Olympus TG-1 review

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    Olympus raises the bar with its toughest ever adventure-proof, GPS-enabled compact camera

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    Samsung WB850F review

    Samsung WB850F review

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    It has 16.2MP, manual control, a top-notch screen, 20x zoom, GPS and is Wi-Fi-enabled, but is the camera as smart as it thinks?

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    Samsung WB750 review

    Samsung WB750 review

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    The Samsung WB750 is a pocket-friendly superzoom that sits in the Korean manufacturer's Performance range of compact cameras.

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    Nikon Coolpix S4300 review

    Nikon Coolpix S4300 review

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    The petite Nikon Coolpix S4300 is reasonably priced and fun to use, thanks to its responsive touchscreen. But is that enough?

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    Canon PowerShot D20 review

    Canon PowerShot D20 review

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    Designed as an underwater camera for photographers and videographers, what else does the Canon PowerShot D20 offer?

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    Canon IXUS 240 HS review

    Canon IXUS 240 HS review

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    A point-and-shoot compact camera aimed at the fashion-conscious, tech-savvy photographer with a hatred of wires.

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    Sony HX20V review

    Sony HX20V review

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    Looking for a solid 20x travel zoom camera with all the toys, including manual modes and GPS? Sony's HX20V may be the one.

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    Leica X2 review

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    The Leica X2 is a compact camera with an APS-C format sensor and a price tag that's higher than many DSLRs'.

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    Ricoh CX6 review

    Ricoh CX6 review

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    A step up from the Ricoh CX5, the CX6 adds aperture/shutter priority, continuous AF shooting modes and speed. It's a quality compact.

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    Pentax Optio VS20 review

    Pentax Optio VS20 review

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    Does a snapshot camera really need two shutter release buttons? Pentax's 20x optical zoom VS20 thinks so.

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    Sony HX200V review

    Sony HX200V review

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    Sony's latest combatant in the superzoom war is this chunky, mini DSLR-styled model with a 30x zoom.

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    Fuji FinePix XP150 review

    Fuji FinePix XP150 review

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    The Fuji FinePix XP150 has been designed to combat all manner of weather conditions with its robust build and high sensitivity GPS.

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    Olympus SZ-14 review

    Olympus SZ-14 review

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    With an impressive 24x superzoom lens and 14MP resolution for under £200, what's the catch with this compact travel camera?

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