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Friday, 19 Apr 2013

Sigma Announces World's First F/1.8 Constant Aperture Zoom Lens

Sigma Announces World's First F/1.8 Constant Aperture Zoom Lens

The widest aperture a zoom lens could achieve was f/2.8. All that has changed with Sigma announcing the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM Art lens, which features a maximum wide aperture of f/1.8 throughout its entire zoom range.

Thursday, 18 Apr 2013

Ricoh GR Premium Compact Comes with APS-C Sensor and 28mm f/2.8 Lens

Ricoh GR Premium Compact Comes with APS-C Sensor and 28mm f/2.8 Lens

Ricoh has announced the Ricoh GR premium compact camera. In the vein of the Fujifilm X100S, Sony RX1 and Nikon Coolpix A, the Ricoh GR is a large-sensor, fixed-lens compact camera. It features a 16.2MP APS-C sized CMOS sensor with a 18.3mm (28mm in 35mm equivalent) f/2.8 lens.

Wednesday, 17 Apr 2013

Fujifilm Announces Its First Telephoto Zoom for the XF Lens Series

Fujifilm Announces Its First Telephoto Zoom for the XF Lens Series

Fujifilm has launched the new FUJINON XF55-200mmF3.5-4.8 R LM OIS lens for the Fujifilm X-Pro1 and X-E1 compact system cameras.

Tuesday, 16 Apr 2013

Samsung Launches Its Flagship Prosumer Compact - The NX300 Camera

Samsung Launches Its Flagship Prosumer Compact - The NX300 Camera

Samsung has launched the NX300 mirrorless camera, its new flagship model in its NX-series of compact system cameras, as well as the new NX 45mm F1.8 2D/3D lens, the one-lens 3D system capable of capturing both still images and full HD movies in 2D or 3D.

Tuesday, 9 Apr 2013

Panasonic's New Lumix GF6 Comes with Wi-Fi and NFC

Panasonic's New Lumix GF6 Comes with Wi-Fi and NFC

Panasonic has just announced the Lumix GF6, a new mirrorless system camera in the Micro Four Thirds family. The GF6 sees a new Mode dial, a 180-degree tilting LCD, a megapixel bump from 12MP to 16MP, higher video frame-rates at 1080/50i compared to the GF5's 1080/25p, and Wi-Fi with NFC.

Blackmagic Design Announces Pocket-sized Full-HD 1080p Camera with MFT Mount

Blackmagic Design Announces Pocket-sized Full-HD 1080p Camera with MFT Mount

Blackmagic Design has announced two new video cameras, the first is a pocket-sized 1080p video camera using a Micro Four Thirds mount, and the second is a new production camera which can shoot at 4K around a Canon EF mount.

Monday, 1 Apr 2013

Panasonic to Get Rid of Loss-making Businesses, But Will Continue Making TVs

Panasonic to Get Rid of Loss-making Businesses, But Will Continue Making TVs

Panasonic President Kazuhiro Tsuga has revealed a new three-year business plan where he vows to "get rid of the loss-making businesses." Panasonic says that it will reorganize and reduce the number of business units to 49 from the current 88.

Tuesday, 26 Mar 2013

Panasonic Launches Six New Compact Cameras in Singapore

Panasonic Launches Six New Compact Cameras in Singapore

Panasonic launches six new compact cameras for the Singapore market, including the super-slim XS1, and the TZ40, a 20x optical zoom compact with Wi-Fi, GPS and NFC.

Panasonic's Newest Camcorders Come with Wi-Fi Support & Improved Toughness

Panasonic's Newest Camcorders Come with Wi-Fi Support & Improved Toughness

Panasonic has announced its 2013 full HD camcorder lineup, and many models now come with built-in Wi-Fi support. Two active style camcorders with a pistol-grip design are also unveiled, with one of them sporting improved tough performance.

Friday, 22 Mar 2013

Fujifilm Announces Rugged XP200 and 44x Zoom Bridge S8400W FinePix Cameras

Fujifilm Announces Rugged XP200 and 44x Zoom Bridge S8400W FinePix Cameras

Fujifilm is extending its XP range of tough cameras with the compact FinePix XP200 and introduces the FinePix S8400W long zoom bridge camera. Both models come equipped with Wi-Fi capabilities.

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