News: Digital Cameras
Monday, 21 May 2012
The first analogue Movie Maker using 35mm film, the LomoKino MUBI Edition camera comes with the printed signature of Apichatpong Weerasethakul, one of the world's biggest filmmaking talents.
It's real and it's shipping! While we had previously glimpsed the prototype in Japan, Panasonic has just officially announced the Lumix G X 12-35mm f/2.8 lens for Micro Four Thirds.
Thursday, 17 May 2012
Sony rolls out its SLT-A37 and NEX-F3 cameras, which will be available in APAC starting next month.
Waterproof up to a depth of 5m and shockproof against falls of up to 1.5m, it features a Swing Panorama function which records the whole sweep of the landscape with a single click of the shutter button.
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
The ruggedized FinePix XP170 includes the Wireless Image Transfer so users can connect to an Android smartphone/tablet or iPhone/iPad with the camera and upload images to SNS as soon as a picture is shot.
Olympus has announced a brand-new high-end Tough camera named the TG-1. While Olympus has long pioneered a series of rugged Tough cameras for the adventurous photographer, the TG-1 is a little different: It's aiming to be the cream of the Tough cameras crop, with impressive specs marrying the shock-proof and weather-proof case.
Thursday, 3 May 2012
It has been revealed that Canon's fix for the infamous 5D Mark III light leak issue is black tape.
Friday, 27 Apr 2012
If you bought a Nikon D800, D800E, D7000 or Nikon 1 V1 camera in the past two months, you may want to check your battery. Nikon is recalling a batch of its Nikon EN-EL15 rechargeable batteries, after discovering that some of them can overheat and deform, posing a hazard to users.
Wednesday, 25 Apr 2012
The PowerShot D20 comes with built-in GPS, a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, 28mm wide-angle lens with 5x optical zoom, and includes a Underwater Macro mode as well as the Movie Digest feature.
Thursday, 19 Apr 2012
Samsung has announced a refresh of their NX mirrorless system series with three new cameras. All three cameras feature Samsung's 20MP APS-C sensor, the same ISO100-12,800 sensitivity, eight frames per second maximum shooting speed, and 1080/30fps Full-HD video shooting.