Category: Digital Cameras

Pocket Power – Sony Cyber-Shot RX100

Sony have some great compact cameras on the market, one of which is edging towards the high-end bracket; the HX20V has a powerful zoom and packs quite a punch.

Now Sony has come up with the high-end RX100, it features a 1-inch sensor; around four times the size of most compact cameras. This large sensor enables the RX100 to capture images with a resolution of 20.2 megapixels.

Having a large sensor often means better image quality, as ..

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Pocket Power – Sony Cyber-Shot RX100

| July 20, 2012 |

First Look at Sony’s New Action Camera

There are a few companies that exclusively produce action sports cameras, we looked at GoPro’s Hero2 offering a while back. Other top companies include Contour and Drift, both have excellent action camera offerings.

Some of the big electronics manufacturers are starting to get in on the action, JVC have already announced their ADIXXION action camera, due for release at the end of the summer, priced at $349.95.

Sony has been making video cameras since the 1980’s, they ..

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First Look at Sony’s New Action Camera

| July 10, 2012 |

Samsung EX2F – Wi-Fi and Super Bright f1.4 Lens

Samsung have just unveiled this new high-end compact camera, packing some impressive features. Topping the list is the f1.4, 24-80mm lens, with optical image stabilisation.

The EXF2 has a built-in neutral density (ND) filter which enables the lens to achieve its full potential in very bright conditions. Samsung are saying this is the brightest lens of any compact camera; we are looking forward to testing that theory.

As with all the recent compacts from Samsung, the EX2F ..

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Samsung EX2F – Wi-Fi and Super Bright f1.4 Lens

| July 4, 2012 |

Polaroid Z2300 Camera with Instant Print Launched‎

Polaroid has just unveiled a brand new camera at the CEA Line show, in New York City this week. Its name isn’t the most memorable, just a pile of letters and numbers. The Z2300 is fully digital, with a 10 megapixel sensor.

With the myriad of compact cameras currently on the market, Polaroid certainly needs a unique selling point; the built-in inkless printer in the Z2300 looks to be just the ticket.

Polaroid are using zero ink ..

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Polaroid Z2300 Camera with Instant Print Launched‎

| July 2, 2012 |

Sony NEX-F3 Camera – DSLR Sized Sensor

Sony have announced their new NEX-F3 camera, it’s the successor to their popular NEX-C3 model. This brand new offering from Sony is a mirrorless camera, which means the sensor is directly behind the lens.

The NEX-F3 sensor is similar to the other cameras in the NEX line; its APS-C sized which is the same size used in many digital single-lens reflex cameras including the Nikon D70. It’s also used in some DSLR cameras such as the ..

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Sony NEX-F3 Camera – DSLR Sized Sensor

| May 22, 2012 |

Olympus TOUGH TG-1 iHS Waterproof Compact Camera Incoming

Olympus have been producing great underwater cameras for some years now, I have owned one of their original tough models for the last four years, and it’s still working perfectly.

I love having a waterproof camera; it’s great to be able to take it to the beach, or anywhere for that matter, and not have to worry about protecting it for the elements.

There is mounting pressure for point-and-shoot cameras to up their game; this is because ..

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Olympus TOUGH TG-1 iHS Waterproof Compact Camera Incoming

| May 14, 2012 |

iPhone Lens Dial, Three Lenses to Play With

I use my iPhone camera quite often, the main reason being it’s always there when I need it. I have my beloved Nikon DSLR at home, sadly I don’t shoot with it as much as I would like. I must admit the camera on the iPhone 4S is pretty good for my needs.

This archaic looking device is actually a three lens attachment with a dial selection. This gadget gives a whole host of new shooting ..

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iPhone Lens Dial, Three Lenses to Play With

| April 30, 2012 |