Archive for the ‘Cameras’ category

Materials Used in Canon’s EOS 650D May Cause Allergic Reaction

Canon warning mentioned that the hand-grip of the EOS 650D, as caused by the chemical reaction, may turn white and may cause allergic reaction as well.

Enjoy the Gigapixel Photography!

If you feel that your pictures sometimes lack fine-grained detail, they probably do. At least, they do compared to photographs taken with a new supercamera developed at Duke University, which is capable of instantly acquiring images that pack in a staggering 960 million pixels.
The 93-kilo device—pictured below—stitches together images from 98 separate 14-megapixel sensors to [...]

Samsung’s New WB100 Digital Camera Announced

This week, Samsung Germany has just announced one of its newest digital camera products, the Samsung WB100. AA-battery powered, the camera features a 16 megapixels sensor with 26x optical zoom.

Canon’s Mirrorless Camera in Next 30 Days?

The rumor is in the air, but there is not a lot of technical information floating around about Canon’s mirrorless entry.
According to an information, the announcement will be coming sometime in the next 30 days, but no solid date has been nailed down. Original estimates pegged an announcement in June, however Canon announcements move around [...]

70D, 7D Mark II, D600?

Rumors are as usual still around for next Canon and Nikon cameras. The latest ones say that Canon will release two cameras, namely Canon EOS 70D and 7D Mark II.
As Canon has merged 1D and 1Ds series into 1D X, it is rumored that the current 60D and 7D will be merged into 70D, becoming [...]

New EOS 650D: First Canon DSLR with Touch Screen

As previously rumored, Canon has just officially announced its new EOS Rebel T4i or 650D today. It is introduced alongside two new video-optimized lenses: EF 40mm f/2.8 STM pancake and EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM.
In the press release Canon says, the entry-level EOS 650D features an 18-megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, DIGIC 5 Image Processor that [...]

Photo Leak of the Upcoming Canon EOS 650D/Rebel T4i

There have also been photo leaks of the new Canon Rebel T4i. Price and availability is yet to inform, but it is said that the camera will be released this week—either Friday or Saturday.

US$ 56,218 Leica Limited to 100 Sets

Special versions of Leica’s M9-P are produced in a tie-up with luxury goods maker Hermès. They contain a calfskin-leather finish.
The Leica M9-P Edition Hermès will be available as two kits, the first of which is out this month, limited to 300 units. Priced £ 18,000, it includes a Leica 50mm f/1.4 Summilux-M ASPH lens.
Meanwhile, out [...]

Pentax’s New K-30 Weatherproof Camera & New 50mm f/1.8 Lens

Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation has just announced the launch of Pentax K-30, its new weather, dust and cold resistant mid-level DSLR camera. This 16-Megapixel camera is said to be ideal for photographers with active ourdoor lifestyles.
“Whether enjoying outdoor activities such as hiking in the Rocky Mountains or on vacation cruising along on the Maid [...]

Sony Unveils 2 16MP Cameras: SLT-A37 & NEX-F3

Sony has just released details of new 16-megapixel cameras that will be added to the SLR Alpha and NEX line-ups: the SLT-A37 and the NEX-F3. Both models feature  16.1 effective megapixel Exmor APS HD CMOS sensors and  the latest BIONZ image processors, and both are claimed to be able to record  detailed, low noise stills [...]