Fuji promises a modified sensor for the white disc blooming issue, not clear who will get it

Fuji promises a modified sensor for the white disc blooming issue, not clear who will get it

Fujifilm issued a statement about the “white disc/sensor blooming” issue reported few months ago. In addition to the Finepix X10, the X-S1 …

This is the full press release for the Sony a57 SLT camera:

Sony a57 press release

This is the full press release for the Sony a57 SLT camera:

SAN DIEGO, March 12, 2012 — A wider palette of creative options is now accessible to more shooters with the α57 camera, the newest …

March 03, 2012 at 05:10AM


Samsung Sensor is First to Capture Image and Depth Data at the Same Time

Samsung has developed what the company claims is the world’s first CMOS sensor that can capture both RGB and range images at the same time. Microsoft’s …

February 28, 2012 at 10:27PM


New Gear: Sony Unleashes H-Series Superzoom Compacts

Five new compact cameras out of Sony today, all of which pack major zoom lenses.

Sony has today announced the new “H-series” of Cyber-shot compact cameras, all of which carry major zoom lenses …

February 25, 2012 at 04:04AM


New Sony 18.47MP BSI sensor for consumer digital cameras

Sony announced the IMX118CQT back illuminated 18.47MP CMOS 1/2.3″ sensor for use in consumer digital cameras. Currently, the Sony Cybershot camera with the highest MP count (18.2MP) is the new DSC-TX200V …

February 21, 2012 at 12:17AM


Ricoh GXR camera + A12 Leica M-mount unit review

I was always curious to try out the Ricoh GXR system and with the announcement of the A12 Leica M-mount unit, I was able to borrow one and use it with …

February 08, 2012 at 05:44AM


New Gear: Pentax Optio WG-2 and WG-2 GPS Rugged Waterproof Compacts

Pentax is taking aim at helmet cams with it’s new tough cameras

Canon’s PowerShot G20 isn’t the only rugged, waterproof camera to come out of hiding today. …

February 08, 2012 at 05:33AM


Pentax Optio WG-2 rugged camera announced

Pentax announced the previously rumored Option WG-2 rugged camera. The new version is waterproof to 40 feet, has a new 16MP sensor and can shoots 1080p video. The lens has 6 built-in …

February 07, 2012 at 09:43PM


New Gear: Canon PowerShot D20 Rugged Waterproof Compact Camera

After a long break, Canon is back in the tough compact competition

The last time we saw a rugged camera from Canon, it was the blimp-like D10, which was actually …

February 07, 2012 at 02:46PM


Canon announces three new lenses and ten PowerShot cameras

Few minuted after the Nikon D800 announcement, Canon announced three new lenses and ten PowerShot cameras:

Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L II

Canon EF 28 f/2.8 IS USM

Canon EF 24 f/2.8 …