News: Digital Cameras
Monday, 21 May 2012
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.
Wednesday, 18 Apr 2012
With photo-sharing gaining worldwide traction, Samsung has responded with three Wi-Fi-enabled cameras, the WB850F, WB150F, and ST200F. With Samsung's SMART Wi-Fi technology, it is easier and less time-intensive to share and save images.