This Week, Next Week, A Request and a Health Tip

It has been a rather busy week here as we are wrapping up the August issue of the magazine. There are some great images inside this one with the Student Portfolio coming from an award winning Vega student, a review on a Canon DSLR and… I think I might be saying to much already but it will be out in the first few days of August so sit tight.

With the flu fighting hopefully drawing to an end we can catch up on all the products and other things we have had to review. Look out for our upcoming review on an Olympus camera, The Samsung Galaxy S II superphone, a book or two and that is just the top of the to do list.

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Win A Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW

In our July edition one lucky reader – Candice Peetz – who submitted their portfolio and was picked to be the published as our PhotoComment and Outdoorphoto Readers Portfolio won a Wacom Bamboo Touch graphics tablet. For the August issue the published portfolio will get a Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW from Outdoorphoto. We will be … Read moreWin A Lowepro Pro Runner 350AW

Review: Lowepro Exchange Messenger

I recently got myself what must be one of the greatest little bags around and at a price that makes it almost a no brainer to own, the Lowepro Exchange Messenger.

As photographers with expensive gear – particularly those of us who do it as a hobby – we are paraniod about keeping our gear safe and secure. Who of you out there did not feel the thickness of the padding on each bag you looked at and can honestly say that the level of padding was not a matter of consideration in your final choice of a bag?

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Quick Post: Lowepro SlingShot AW

When you talk to professional photographers about camera bags, don’t be surprised if you hear Lowepro mentioned a lot. Many of us have used them and had years of reliable, protective service from them. you may recall that we really enjoyed reviewing the Passport Sling not so long ago, but another bag that Lowepro launched … Read moreQuick Post: Lowepro SlingShot AW

Our Best of 2010 Photography List

In the December issue of the magazine we shared our best photographic products and website of 2010. We also sent a call out for what your best products where.

For those who have not checked out our list in the magazine, here is the list with best compact, DSLR, accessory, website and best product overall. You will also find a few suggestions from readers as well.

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Review: Lowepro Passport Sling

Camera Bag or Everyday Fashion Item?

Review By: Tristan Hall & Rikki Hibbert

Now don’t you worry, I am not going to pretend to know something about fashion or the coffee club culture but this review is going to have a twist. To try offer a balanced perspective, Rikki is going to be our more fashionable, female and should we say modern reviewer, while I, Tristan will apply the more conservative… perhaps typically South African male point of view.

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