News: Digital Cameras
Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013
Samsung has just announced (in Korean) a brand new smartphone camera unit with a 13MP sensor and optical image stabilization (OIS). Not much is known about the new camera module, but the press release claims that the new OIS can correct camera shake up to 1.5°, better than the HTC One's 1°.
Monday, 7 Oct 2013
A wearable video camera with features like GPS, Live-View Remote and a slim waterproof housing, it captures experiences with Full HD movie clips and still photos, from muddy bike treks to tropical lagoons.
Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013
GoPro has announced their new Hero3+ lines of cameras, with a 20% smaller and lighter design plus 30% better battery life. New mounting accessories are also available.
Thursday, 19 Sep 2013
The studio aims to showcase Fujifilm's extensive range of digital cameras, especially the X-series, XF Fujinon lenses and accessories, along with a photo gallery.
Nikon has just announced their sixth camera in the Nikon 1 mirrorless system series, and it's the first shock-proof mirrorless system camera which can go up to 15m under water without the need for an outer casing. Together with the new rugged camera, Nikon is also introducing two new rugged lenses.
Tuesday, 17 Sep 2013
Fujifilm has launched the Fujinon XF23mm f/1.4R lens for the Fujifilm X-series of mirrorless system cameras. The focal length works out to 35mm in 35mm equivalent and means the X mirrorless system cameras will finally have a 35mm focal length to equal that of the X100S, which has a 35mm f/2 lens.
Fujifilm has just announced the X-A1, their fourth mirrorless system camera. It's an entry-level camera which uses the same body as the X-M1, but with a conventional 16MP APS-C sensor rather than Fujifilm's unique X-Trans sensor.
Monday, 16 Sep 2013
Sony has announced the Alpha 3000, featuring the 20.1-megapixel APS-C Exmor sensor for pro-quality pictures and Full HD video, NEX-5T ultra-compact interchangeable lens camera with large Exmor APS HD CMOS sensor and NFC, and the Vario-Tessar T E 16-70mm F4 ZA OSS, E PZ 18-105mm F4 G OSS and E 50mm F1.8 E-Mount lenses.
Friday, 13 Sep 2013
At IBC 2013 in Amsterdam today, Sony demonstrated a variety of new value-creating video production solutions. Visitors to the Sony booth will see live 4K production solutions, highly usable IT-driven systems and services, and an HD product line positioned at the core of today’s media industry.
SanDisk has just announced a 256GB CompactFlash card, double the storage of the previous model. The new Extreme Pro card can write at speeds of 65MB/s and transfer at speeds up to 160MB/s.