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Camera bags


  They may engage in endless and even contentious discussions on the advantages and disadvantages of this or that piece of photo equipment, but practically all photographers agree that camera bag is the most important accessory. It stands to reason: as soon as you buy a camera, you buy a camera bag, because you want […]

Quick Review: Nikon 1 J1

Back in 2008, Panasonic launched the first mirror less digital compact system camera, and it took Nikon around three years before they unveiled their offering, the Nikon 1 J1 camera. Was the wait worth it? 

Gadget of the week – smart cameras

Recently there has been yet another development in the world of digital cameras, the arrival of next generation smart cameras. Smart cameras posses all the same features as the rest of their not-so-smart companions, with a few new key features.

Quick Review: Canon A810

A brand new addition to the entry-level point-and-shoot offering from Canon, the A810 is a great deal for those who are looking for a cheap camera.

Trigger happy

The bidorbuy photo equipment section houses excellent deals on all kinds of cameras and accessories.

Canon EOS 600D vs Nikon D5100

If you’re thinking about starting out with Digital SLR photography, you may be stuck at deciding which cameras you should look at. Canon and Nikon have added great additions to their offerings, the Canon EOS 600D/T3i and the Nikon D5100, for people just like you. Below are some important things you should consider when making […]

Of tripods, Polaroids, and other photo-shopping habits

What you buy says more about you than you might think. Since we decided to (partially) dedicate the month of May to Photography, we shall now endeavour to paint a composite portrait of you, the bidorbuy buyer, based on your photo-related purchases during the last seven days. At the time we took a peek, the […]

Digital cameras in every style, brand and colour

Buy point-and-shoot or SLR digital cameras, film cameras, video cameras, camcorders, lenses, filters, cases, batteries, chargers, tripods and more.

How to create a video

So how exactly does one go about creating a video for the bidorbuy Crazy for Cash competition? I am new to this so I set out trying to figure out all the different formats and how exactly does one go about doing it. If you want to have a crack at the R50k prize by […]