Monday, 16 Jan 2012 in Photography
In the adverts, the AW100 says "I am an adventurer." Built to withstand depths of up to (or down to) 10m, resistant to shock from heights up to 1.5m and able to withstand temperatures down to -10°C, the AW100 is one of those rugged cameras you can take with you anywhere. More hands-on details after the jump.
Thursday, 12 Jan 2012
Sigma announced the Sigma APO Macro 180mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, the world’s first 180mm macro lens that offers a magnification ratio of 1:1 and a large maximum aperture of F2.8. We managed to snatch the lens from their booth at CES for a brief test.
Friday, 6 Jan 2012
Nikon has revealed the details behind the D4 their next-generation flagship DSLR camera. The full-frame DSLR improves upon the 2-year old D3s in every which way, including better image and video performance as well as new Ethernet and XQD memory card ports.
Monday, 2 Jan 2012 in Photography
The Olympus M.Zuiko Digital 45mm f/1.8 is a beautiful Micro Four Thirds lens that is perfect for portrait shooting. The fast f/1.8 aperture lets you grab quick shots in low-light and also pleasingly blur backgrounds to emphasize your subject. Here's a quick look at how the lens performs.
Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011
2011 wasn't a good year for camera companies, as production was hammered by the twin disasters of the tsunami in Japan and the floods in Thailand. But even though they were beaten they were not bowed, and a few gems still managed to make their way into our hands. Time to look back, reflect and rediscover my favorite cameras of 2011.
Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 in Photography
The PowerShot S100 represents Canon's highest performing digital compact camera, and it builds upon the successes of the S90 & S95, improving upon them in almost every way - almost. Read on to discover where the S100 triumphs and where it could use a little more work.
Friday, 2 Dec 2011 in Photography
The Panasonic GX1 is the successor to the popular GF1. It's been a long two-year wait for this camera, and we're eager to see if this is the Micro Four Thirds camera to get for Christmas.
Thursday, 24 Nov 2011
Planning to go on a holiday? Maybe it's time to shop for a new camera. When you return, you'd need a monitor to view the photos, a printer to print them for the family, and a storage device to keep them safe. Don't worry, we have sussed out all the deals for you.
Wednesday, 23 Nov 2011 in Photography
Fujifilm scored a huge hit in early 2011 with the retro-inspired X100. Inspired by its success, Fujifilm is back with the X10, a compact camera resembling the X100. With the X10's distinctive looks and impressive specs, will Fujifilm be able to catch lightning in a bottle once again?
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011
Nikon recently announced the new Nikon 1 system of mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras. Wondering what's Nikon thinking, releasing a small sensor camera to compete with others of its class? There's more to just that, so here's some info to better understand the Nikon 1 system. http://www.hardwarezone.com.sg/feature-behind-scenes-nikon-1