It's always interesting when you get to have a look at the insides of your creative gear to see exactly what makes it tick, so we were most excited to travel up to Nikon's Ayutthaya factory and come back with this report.
Samsung's new NX1 camera is their first foray into cameras targeted squarely at professionals and serious enthusiasts, and we were on hand to get a quick first-hand experience of it.
/ 21 Nov 2014 / 10 weeks ago
Sony has announced the launch of the A7 II, the successor to their original mirrorless camera with a full-frame sensor. Find out what's changed after the jump.
The Sigma dp2 Quattro is an unconventional camera that packs an APS-C sized, multi-layer Foveon sensor in a camera body that’s just about the size of a mirrorless camera but handles like a point and shoot class product. Find out what we thought about the camera from our quick hands-on.
/ 18 Nov 2014 / 10 weeks ago
Sony is rumored to have a brand new sensor in the works, which will employ a completely new way of sampling color information to allow it to get more resolution out of each sensor.
Now's a pretty interesting period for digital compact cameras. As sales of point-and-shoots continue to slip, I was sure the compact was going the way of the dodo. Surprisingly, we're actually seeing more variety and better quality as camera manufacturers have chosen to focus their efforts on putting out enthusiast-level cameras.
/ 30 Oct 2014 / 13 weeks ago
Samsung Techwin, a subsidiary of the Samsung Group has just announced the launch of their new SNH-E6440BN SmartCam HD Outdoor wireless IP camera, with a wide 128° viewing angle, and Full HD1080p viewing.
Nikon's finally released a successor to the popular D700 camera, the new D750, and it again offers an excellent combination of features that will appeal to both professionals and enthusiasts in an easy to handle form. A recipe for success?
/ 27 Oct 2014 / 13 weeks ago
Canon has just announced that the 7D Mk II will be available at all major Canon retailers from early November. Hit the link for more pricing details.
With Canon's PowerShot G7 X jumping on the 1-inch sensor bandwagon, and Sony dominating the digital compact scene with its Cyber-shot RX100 series, Panasonic throws a curve-ball with the Lumix LX100. Inside it is a Micro Four Thirds sensor. Can it overthrow the competition?
HTC's RE camera is a big departure from the company's usual offerings. The tiny handheld 'lifestyle' camera is armed with a 16MP f/2.2 lens and a single shutter button for photos and videos. That's it, no viewfinder, no flash module, no options menu. It's the epitome of point and shoot. We took it out for a day in New York.
/ 09 Oct 2014 / 16 weeks ago
HTC unveiled two new devices in New York today, both aimed at photography enthusiasts. The HTC Desire Eye smartphone features 13MP rear and front-facing cameras and is loaded with software to help you take better pictures, while the RE Camera is a new tube-like 16MP camera designed for quickly taking high-resolution snap shots and video.
The top of the compact camera segment has been dominated by Sony's CyberShot RX100 series for the last two years, but with Canon's new PowerShot G7 X that also boasts a compact frame with a 1-inch sensor and all that you expect out of Canon's prosumer series, including ease of use, it seems Sony has just met its toughest challenger yet.
/ 24 Sep 2014 / 18 weeks ago
The D750 is now available at all major retailers with a special promotion is being run from now to 5 October.
/ 22 Sep 2014 / 18 weeks ago
The successor to the PMW-200, the PWX-X200 features an improved ½ inch-type 3CMOS sensor that gives you full HD (1920x1080) movie capture with low noise and high sensitivity.
/ 18 Sep 2014 / 19 weeks ago
Panasonic has released its own smartphone-camera hybrid, the Lumix Smart Camera CM1. But this time the Japanese tech company has decided to pull out all the stops with the CM1. Read on for the more details about it.
The X-T1 is Fujifilm's first DSLR-style, weather-resistant mirrorless camera in its X series. When paired with a weather-resistant lens like the Fujinon XF 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 WR OIS, this good-looking and performing camera is a dream come true for many camera enthusiasts. More after the jump.
/ 17 Sep 2014 / 19 weeks ago
Olympus is launching a silver body option with new firmware for the popular OM-D E-M1 camera, as well as a new professional telephoto lens.
Tapping into the F1 theme, Canon held a launch for the highly anticipated EOS 7D Mk II, with three new lenses in tow. Also announced are three new PowerShot compact cameras, including the PowerShot G7 X that packs a 20MP, 1-inch-type sensor. More details after the jump.
/ 16 Sep 2014 / 19 weeks ago
Panasonic's just launched a new Lumix GM5 mirrorless camera and a new premium compact camera – the Lumix DMC-LX100 – that comes with a Four-Thirds sensor.