Friday, 26 Jul 2013
Lomography wants to revive a lens from the 19th century for use on modern-day Canon EF and Nikon F mount cameras. They're raising funds now to build their version of the Petzval lens, a lens with unique characteristics.
Olympus has just announced the entry-level Pen Lite E-PL6, their answer to Panasonic's Lumix DMC-GF6. The E-PL6 features a touch AF shutter, the same outstanding image quality from the Olympus OM-D E-M5, twelve Art Filters and a 170 degree swivel monitor.
Thursday, 18 Jul 2013
SanDisk has just marked its 25th year anniversary by announcing a range of new high-end flash memory products. They also reaffirmed their commitment to the flash memory business.
Tuesday, 16 Jul 2013
The VH-520 compact digital camera features a high-sensitivity, high-speed CMOS sensor, TruePic image processing engine specially developed for the Olympus Pen series, and incorporates the iHS technology.
Friday, 12 Jul 2013
Today, Sony is announcing the start of its 'Alpha Lens Library' program, where new and existing My Sony members can loan and test any lens before purchase for a fee. Users can review up to 20 of the brand's lenses and adapters for up to five calendar days (including the collection and return dates).
Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013
JVC Kenwood has launched a new flagship camcorder model that captures high quality video of fast-moving action, Procision GC-PX100, and the GC-XA2 Adixxion action camera which sports the "Born Tough" Quad-proof design so it's ready for action right out of the box.
Tuesday, 9 Jul 2013
A day after it was leaked, Fujifilm has announced the X-M1, an entry-level camera for Fujifilm's X-series together with two new lenses. The camera will be the lightest and most compact in Fujifilm's mirrorless series, and it'll be the first to feature a tilting LCD as well as built-in Wi-Fi.
Film SLRs might be a product of the past but they will never truly disappear with the help of Léo Marius. A French design graduate, Marius has created the OpenReflex camera, which can be produced with a 3D printer and US$30 worth of parts.
Monday, 8 Jul 2013
Incorporating Samsung's Smart Camera technology, the NX2000 features a large 20.3-megapixel ASP-C CMOS Sensor, boosted by a DRIMe IV engine which works to reduce noise, improve speed and enable superior color reproduction.
Thursday, 4 Jul 2013
Three executives, including the former chairman of Olympus, have been found guilty of abetting a US$1.7 billion cover-up. All three will receive suspended sentences, which means they are likely to avoid prison.