Analyze Wex Photo Video, the new name for Calumet & Wex Photographic | Cameras, Lenses, Video

Wex Photographic and Calumet UK have now combined to form Wex Photo Video, the primary destination for enthusiast and professional photographers and filmmakers across the country. Click, call or visit...

Page load speed analysis

  • 53/100

    Normal result
  • 6

    Successful tests
  • 2

    Failed tests
  • First response

    176 ms

  • Resources loaded

    5.1 sec

  • Page rendered

    451 ms

  • Total page load time

    5.7 sec

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We analyzed page load time and found that the first response time was 176 ms and then it took 5.5 sec to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is a poor result, as 75% of websites can load faster.

Page optimization

  • HTML 169.5 kB
    Images 1.6 MB
    Javascripts 853.1 kB
    CSS 350.9 kB

    In fact, the total size of main page is 2.9 MB. This result falls beyond the top 1M of websites and identifies a large and not optimized web page that may take ages to load. 80% of websites need less resources to load and that’s why Accessify’s recommendations for optimization and resource minification can be helpful for this project. Images take 1.6 MB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

    • Original 169.5 kB
    • After minification 166.1 kB
    • After compression 21.6 kB

    HTML optimization

    HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. HTML code on this page is well minified. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 147.9 kB or 87% of the original size.

    • Original 1.6 MB
    • After optimization 1.5 MB

    Image optimization

    Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Calumet Photo images are well optimized though.

    • Original 853.1 kB
    • After minification 852.9 kB
    • After compression 244.6 kB

    JavaScript optimization

    It’s better to minify JavaScript in order to improve website performance. The diagram shows the current total size of all JavaScript files against the prospective JavaScript size after its minification and compression. It is highly recommended that all JavaScript files should be compressed and minified as it can save up to 608.5 kB or 71% of the original size.

    • Original 350.9 kB
    • After minification 350.4 kB
    • After compression 60.9 kB

    CSS optimization

    CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 290.0 kB or 83% of the original size.

Network requests diagram

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Our browser made a total of 117 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that 1% of them (1 request) were addressed to the original, 45% (53 requests) were made to and 9% (11 requests) were made to The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (1.6 sec) relates to the external source

Additional info on


The browser has sent 111 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Calumet Photo. We recommend that multiple CSS and JavaScript files should be merged into one by each type, as it can help reduce assets requests from 20 to 1 for JavaScripts and from 8 to 1 for CSS and as a result speed up the page load time.











Possible request optimization













Normal result


As for redirects, our browser reached this domain in two steps. The first redirect led to, then it was forwarded to, and finally we managed to open this domain. We strongly recommend that the redirects should be reduced, as the more redirects a site has, the slower it loads.

IP address uses IP address which is currently shared with 3 other domains. The more sites share the same IP address, the higher the host server’s workload is. It is strongly recommended that the host server should be changed or the hosting provider should be requested to give a different (separate) IP address for this domain.

Poor result

IP Trace

DNS records

Type Host Target/ip TTL Other
A 300
NS 14400
NS 14400

14400 Mname:
Serial: 2013022534
Refresh: 28800
Retry: 7200
Expire: 604800
Minimum-ttl: 14400
MX 300 Pri: 10

Language and encoding

Normal result


EN en language flag


EN en language flag





Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that main page’s claimed encoding is . Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

HTTPS certificate

SSL Certificate has no SSL certificate. Web browsing can be safer with HTTPS connection, so we suggest that it should be obtained for this site.

Normal result

Visitor World Map

The server of is located in United Kingdom, but, unfortunately, we cannot identify the countries where the visitors come from and thus it’s impossible to define if the distance can potentially affect the page load time.

Good result

Poor result

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Calumet Photo. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks:

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