News: Digital Cameras
Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013
Think of the new Sony RX10 as an RX100 II with a large telephoto lens. Based on the same 1" sensor as the RX100 II, the RX10 has a Carl Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* 24-200mm zoom lens with an f/2.8 constant maximum aperture.
Sony has announced two new full-frame mirrorless system cameras, the A7 and A7R. The two bodies are nearly identical, the A7 has a 24MP sensor while the A7R has a 36MP sensor with no optical low-pass filter. Both cameras are designed around the Sony NEX E-mount and will be available in November.
Monday, 14 Oct 2013
According to rumors, Sony will be unveiling two full-frame mirrorless cameras this week. Using the same E-mount found on Sony's NEX series of cameras, the A7 is expected to use a new 24MP full-frame sensor, while the AA-filter-less A7R will have a 36MP full-frame sensor.
Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013
The special edition Leica M digital rangefinder camera designed by Apple's Senior VP of Design Jonathan Ive and industrial designer Marc Newson has been revealed. This is what it looks like.
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.