Archive for the ‘Cameras’ category

World’s Gigantic 570-Megapixel Camera

Located on a mountaintop, the camera was deployed in 8 years of construction at the Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory in Chile in purpose for astronomy research. Planning and building took 120 scientists from 23 international organizations. The main mission behind the effort is to investigate the issue of dark matter and its role in the expansion [...]

“Champagne” Cameras to Celebrate Lomography’s 20th Anniversary

Lomography has launched a number of cameras themed “Champagne” to celebrate the company’s 20th anniversary. The cameras are inspired by the elegance of sparkling champagne.
According to ephotozine.com, Champagne edition camera is available in four models: Diana F+ Cuvée Prestige for medium format photos priced for US$ 101.65, Diana Mini Premier Cru with 35mm lens priced [...]

Nikon Unveils D5200 with 24-MP Sensor, 39-point AF, Wireless Port

Nikon has just announced the latest mid-range DSLR camera, D5200. The camera features 24.1 MP DX-format CMOS sensor, 2.016-pixel RGB metering sensor, capable to shoot 5 fps at full resolution, ISO range between 100 and 6400 which is extendable to 25600.
Its 3-inch vary-angle LCD monitor is capable to flip, tilt, or turn the swivel monitor [...]

Panasonic GH3’s Release Date: December 13

Panasonic announced its forthcoming Lumix DMC-GH3 last September at Photokina 2012 in Cologne, Germany. Today Pasnasonic’s Japanese press release says that its most powerful and versatile mirrorless interchangeable lens camera will be released on December 13.
Unfortunately, the press release does not mention the price of the camera. It mainly describes GH3’s features. Addressed for photographers [...]

Nikon Announces 1 V2 Camera & SB-N7 Speedlight

Nikon has just announced the new interchangeable lens camera, Nikon 1 V2, which is the latest edition of its 1 series. Alongside the camera, there is also new flash unit, SB-N7 Speedlight.

The new Nikon 1 V2 is equipped with ergonomic grip for familiar handling, a built-in flash, built-in electronic viewfinder (EVF), 14.2-megapixel CX-format CMOS sensor, [...]

Canon EOS M on Sale in Indonesia from Next Month

Introduced to public last July, Canon EOS M will be available in Indonesian market starting from next month. For Indonesia, no information on its price is available until November.
“The availability of Canon EOS M in Indonesia will be around the beginning to the middle of November,” said Sintra Wong, Marketing Manager, Canon ICP Division, PT [...]

Samsung Galaxy Camera to be Available in Mid-November in Indonesia

Since being firstly showcased to public at Samsung’s booth in Photokina 2012 held in Cologne, Germany, last September,  Samsung Galaxy Camera is going to be available in Indonesia on mid-November. The interesting thing with the camera is that it offers a photo-sharing feature.
“Samsung Galaxy Camera will be in the market from mid-November 2012,” said Andry [...]

Sony to Build a Full-frame Camera with a 50-MP Sensor

ony has already been reported to work on designing another full-frame camera which will be released next year. The high-end full-frame camera is rumored to feature a 50-Megapixel sensor and will be launched somewhere between May and June 2013.

This Year End, Nikon to Unveil V2 Mirrorless Camera

The report said that the V2 mirrorless camera will soon be announced by the end of this year.

Rumor on Canon EOS 7D Mark II: Coming Soon Early Next Year?

Latest rumor mentioned that the camera is currently under development and will soon be announced early next year—possibly around January 2013.