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SPIGEN SGP Case Slim Armor Color Series Case for iPhone 5s / 5 Revention Yellow
SPIGEN SGP Case Slim Armor Color Series Case for iPhone 5s / 5 Revention Yellow

5.0 out of 5 stars Really nice case, 19 Oct 2013
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OK, covering up your iPhone's good looks doesn't make sense but if you want to avoid scratches and provide some additional protection you can do a worse than this case. Nice fit and feels as though it will protect the phone in a fall.


Veho VCC-A027-3SM MUVI Universal Professional Triple Cup Suction Mount
Veho VCC-A027-3SM MUVI Universal Professional Triple Cup Suction Mount
Price: £45.21

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Doesn't include Muvi holder, 5 Oct 2013
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The mount itself is what you expect for the price - basically plastic construction that with the three suction cups ensure that it will stay in place. My main gripe is that it doesn't include a Muvi camera mount, that has to be purchased separately and is usually with a single suction mount.

For a camera as small as the Muvi this is probably going to be too much. It does say that 'normal' cameras can be used on it as it has a standard tripod screw. However, the tripod screw is very shallow compared to other tripod mounts so you would need to make sure it was it was fitted firmly.

I tried the mount on a window with a semi-pro DSLR and it stayed in place! In fact it was really hard to get off the window so with a Muvi or GoPro attached I would expect it stay stay in place. To be on the safe side I would still have a tether on the mount just in case.

To sum up, as a mount it should be strong enough for a Muvi or small action camera or point and shoot affixed to a car or similar. Just disappointed it doesn't include a suitable mount for the Muvi itself.


Xtra-Funky Exclusive High Quality Replacement USB Charger Data Sync Transfer Cable For Apple Devices Such As Apple iPhone 4 4G 4S 3GS 3G 2G iPod Touch 2 3 4 2ND 3RD 4TH Gen iPad 1 & 2 32GB 64GB iPod Classic Nano Mini Shuffle (2m Long Cable, YELLOW)
Xtra-Funky Exclusive High Quality Replacement USB Charger Data Sync Transfer Cable For Apple Devices Such As Apple iPhone 4 4G 4S 3GS 3G 2G iPod Touch 2 3 4 2ND 3RD 4TH Gen iPad 1 & 2 32GB 64GB iPod Classic Nano Mini Shuffle (2m Long Cable, YELLOW)
Offered by Xtra-Funky Ltd (VAT Registered)
Price: £1.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Not for iPad, 5 Oct 2013
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Works fine with iPhone and iPod but with an iPad it gives the Not Charging message (though it is charging but just slower than normal). Seems to be as well made as other non-Apple cables I have and so far seems OK. The description doesn't mention iPads so it would be unfair to criticise it for not working fully with an iPad. I like having a choice of colours and lengths too.
Comment Comment (1) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Oct 24, 2013 4:46 PM BST


Pentax K-5 II DSLR Camera (Body Only)
Pentax K-5 II DSLR Camera (Body Only)
Price: £599.00

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Worthy upgrade from the K5, 25 Sep 2013
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Had a K5 for about a year now and needed to replace my backup camera (a K100 super) so this was the obvious choice (other than getting another K5). The differences are not immediately obvious from the original K5 and it feels exactly the same in the hand and I've not noticed any other operational changes. Images appear to be pretty similar too though I've not done a full range of images to enable me to compare them to my K5.

I've always had Pentax camera and though I have been tempted to move to Canon or Nikon I have stuck with them. The reliability of the cameras makes them worth considering and the build quality is great. Though the K5 isn't water proof I can certainly vouch for it being weather proof. I've used my original K5 in rain snow, sleet, and the other extreme of the heat of death valley (119 degrees) and I have had no problems at all. You can be confident that the camera body will work under most conditions.


Dylon 200g Machine Fabric Dye - Sunflower Yellow
Dylon 200g Machine Fabric Dye - Sunflower Yellow
Offered by The Quilted Bear Ltd
Price: £5.25

6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Think sunflower rather than yellow, 25 Sep 2013
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Wife washed a much loved cotton jumper with other coloured items and it got ruined. Got this and it restored an even colour to the jumper. Easy to use and worked fine. Only comment is that I would say the colour is nearer to an orange shade than that of a yellow.

Following the instructions resulted in the washing machine being clean too. However, check with some washing you can afford to be miscoloured just as a test. I mention this because I have used the black version of this dye and that did cause some problems and took quite a few washes to get rid of any trace of it. Also worth doing a clean cycle (empty on the hottest wash with vinegar) on the machine too just to make sure.


Nokia Lumia 520, 8Gb, Sim Free Windows Smartphone - Black (discontinued by manufacturer)
Nokia Lumia 520, 8Gb, Sim Free Windows Smartphone - Black (discontinued by manufacturer)
Offered by Olympus International Ltd
Price: £99.95

5 of 6 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars iPod Touch substitute, 23 Sep 2013
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For the price plus a 64GB SD card you get a pretty useful device. Without a SIM installed you have a pretty good MP3 player, a camera ( not so great ), Satnav device (download the Nokia maps which are pretty good). Connected to WiFi you can do pretty much most things you would want to do.

Windows 8 Phone may not be the most popular operating system compared to Android and iOS but I like it and my wife who is completely technophobic finds it easy to use. Music syncs via a PC without any problems and the sound is fine. Battery seems to last quite a while with light use.

At the price it is a pretty good phone but add in a memory card and you have a very good device.
Comment Comment (1) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Sep 23, 2013 7:37 PM BST


Sigma 10-20mm f4-5.6 EX DC Lens For Pentax Digital SLR Cameras
Sigma 10-20mm f4-5.6 EX DC Lens For Pentax Digital SLR Cameras
Offered by PHOTO UNIVERS
Price: £357.79

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wide enough., 22 Sep 2013
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Loved using this on a recent visit to Yellowstone. There is some distortion but easily corrected in Lightroom using a profile. For landscapes it is great but it is also useful for interior shoots too where you need to go wide to get the whole room in.


CREE XML-T6 Led 1000 Lumens mini Flashlight Torch
CREE XML-T6 Led 1000 Lumens mini Flashlight Torch
Offered by weeton-de
Price: £9.27

5.0 out of 5 stars It is a torch, 22 Sep 2013
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Found this torch to more than bright enough. Only thing I found was the clip broke the first time I tried to use it. Would love to know what test equipment other reviewers used to measure the output though.


Veho VCC-003 Muvi Micro DV Camcorder
Veho VCC-003 Muvi Micro DV Camcorder
Offered by total digital stores
Price: £29.95

4.0 out of 5 stars Tiny but not stunning, 28 Aug 2013
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I've wanted a small video recorder for some time now. Main use would be to record car journeys and other times would be just for general use like putting it on the bird table. The camera is really small but has a bit of weight to it and feels well made and not flimsy like some of the really cheap cameras I've seen. I also got the extreme sports mounting kit to give me some mounting options above the clip it comes with. After some initial tests I'm not overwhelmed by the video quality. If the light is consistent it isn't bad if you get a lot of changes so your seeing a lot of sky and then land it takes a while to cope with the exposure. However, that said, it appears to do what I want it for. It wouldn't replace my iPhone as a holiday video camera but I'm happy with it.

At the price it is worth a try.


Yellow New Bone China No "2" Mug
Yellow New Bone China No "2" Mug
Offered by Dotcomgiftshop
Price: £3.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Really nice mug, 22 Aug 2013
Verified Purchase(What is this?)
The colour and design is obvious and you will either like it or not. If you have got past that then the mug feels nice to drink out of. Doesn't have a thick edge like many mugs.


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