News: Digital Cameras
Wednesday, 20 Feb 2013
Sony has announced the SLT-A58, Sony's latest DSLR offering and first to feature 'TRIMUMINOS Color' support, as well as the NEX-3N, the smallest and lightest interchangeable-lens camera with a large APS-C sized sensor.
Featuring a 20x zoom lens which offers a 1-second maximum speed over its entire zoom range, along with a minimum object distance of 0.9M (10mm with macro), the new lens is ideal for videographers who require superior quality in applications such as wedding and corporate videos, education films, or documentaries.
Monday, 18 Feb 2013
Google's VP of Engineering, Vic Gondutra responded in Google+ post that Google is "committed to making making Nexus phones insanely great cameras."
Friday, 15 Feb 2013
Brian Cue from California will be selling his collection of vintage cameras on Ebay. It took him more than 50 years to collect them and he himself lost track of the exact number of units in his possession. If you are a very rich collector or a camera museum owner, you might want to check this out.
Thursday, 14 Feb 2013
The Cyber-Shot DSC-TF1 will be available in black, blue and red and retail in all Sony stores and authorized outlets at S$329 from 26 February 2013 onwards.
Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013
It seems that Panasonic has found a way to increase the sensitivity of image sensors with unique 'micro color splitters', which promise to increase the amount of light directly reaching the sensor and doubling its sensitivity.
Monday, 4 Feb 2013
DP Review has an interview with Olympus' Toshi Terada, Manager, Product Planning SLR products, where he reveals that a new Olympus Four Thirds camera might be released this year. The last Four Thirds camera, the E-5, was released in 2010.
Thursday, 31 Jan 2013
Nikon has announced two brand new lenses; the AF-S Nikkor 800mm f/5.6E FL ED VR lens compatible with the FX mount, and the AF-S Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G ED compatible with the FX as well as DX mount.
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013
Casio has released two new models in the High Speed EXILIM line of digital cameras. These two cameras, EX-ZR700 and EX-ZR400, offer responsive photo-taking features such as fast start-up, high-speed auto focus, and capture intervals of a fraction of a second.
Pentax has announced the latest versions of their distinctive looking rugged digital compacts; the WG-3, WG-3 GPS and the WG-10. The WG-3 GPS is compatible with the wireless Qi (inductive power standard) recharging system and can recharge wirelessly.