Monthly Archives: July 2011

New Olympus SP810-UZ – 36x Compact Superzoom Camera

News Olympus Point and Shoot

 The Olympus SP-810UZ camera, announced yesterday, is the smallest digital camera with a 36x zoom lens. The 14-megapixel Olympus SP-810UZ has a 24-864mm (equivalent) zoom range, 720p HD video, 3D shooting, a 3-inch LCD display and in-camera “Magic Art Filters” for both still photos and videos.

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Olympus E-PL3 Pen Camera Details And Pricing

Featured Mirrorless News Olympus

 A few weeks ago Olympus introduced three new Micro Four Thirds Pen cameras, including the E-PL3. Today, they’ve announced that the E-PL3 will be available in September, with a lens, for $699. Like the E-PL1 and E-PL2, the E-PL3 is a smaller more affordable alternative to the flagship E-P3 Pen camera (Olympus E-P3 Pen camera

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Nikon DX Micro-Nikkor 40mm f/2.8 – Affordable Macro Lens

Lenses News Nikon

 Nikon recently announced an inexpensive macro lens for DX (APS-C crop sensor) digital SLR shooters. The new AF-S DX Micro-Nikkor 40mm f/2.8G lens has an effective focal length of 60mm and a very nice suggested retail price of US $279.95. It has a true macro reproduction ratio of 1:1 and focuses as close as 6.4

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LS5 Digital Camera Announced

News Panasonic Point and Shoot

Today, Panasonic announced the new Lumix DMC-LS5 compact digital camera. The Lumix LS5 features 14.1-megapixels, a 26mm f/2.8 wide-angle lens with 5x optical zoom and Optical Image Stabilization for taking clear photos in low light situations, and 1280 x 720p High Definition video capture. Other features of the LS5 include, iA mode, Face Detection, Intelligent

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ47 Super-Zoom Camera Announced

News Panasonic Point and Shoot

Today, Panasonic announced the Lumix DMC-FZ47 to its super-zoom FZ-Series lineup. The Lumix FZ47 features 12.1-megapixels, 1920 x 1080 full-HD AVCHD video recording, an ultra-wide angle 25mm Leica DC Vario-Elmarit lens with 24x optical zoom and Nano Surface Coating technology to minimize light reflection, and Panasonic’s new Creative Control and Photo Style options. Other features

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Best Canon DSLR Guide

Buying Guides Camera Reviews Canon Featured

 Welcome to our Canon digital SLR guide! This article will help you choose the best Canon DSLR for your needs and budget. To help you make the best choice, we’ve included prices and basic information for all current Canon DSLRs, as well as links to user reviews, professional reviews and articles on the cameras.

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Olympus E-P3 Pen Camera Alaska Adventure

Camera Reviews Featured Mirrorless Olympus

I was recently asked if I wanted to go to Alaska for a few days of techie fun – drive around in an innovative Chevrolet Volt and shoot with the new Olympus E-P3. A new camera and cutting-edge electric car at my disposal? A dream road trip!

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Nikon D3S Featured User Review

Camera Reviews Featured Nikon User Reviews

I had the pleasure of using the Nikon D3s pro digital SLR in 2010. It is, without a doubt, the king of action and low light photography right now (my Nikon D3s vs. Canon EOS-1D Mark IV comparison). It was painful to return my test camera to Nikon. I know zerodog personally, so I was

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