Sony Unveils the A57 SLT: Improved Shooting Speed and Autofocus

Sony Unveils the A57 SLT: Improved Shooting Speed and Autofocus

Sony has announced the Alpha A57 pellicle mirror camera, the successor to its A55 released a year and a half ago. While the sensor resolution is still 16-megapixels — …

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 …

Who wants a 5MP camera with a 9.7 inch 2048×1536 display?

Who wants a 5MP camera with a 9.7 inch 2048×1536 display?

Yesterday Apple announced their new iPad. Here are the camera related specs:

5MP camera

5 elements, f/2.4 lens with hybrid infrared filter

Autofocus (tap to focus)

Face detection (for …

Is The New iPad’s Ultra-High-Res Screen Trouble For Photographers?

Is The New iPad’s Ultra-High-Res Screen Trouble For Photographers?

Want your images to look their best on the new iPad? They’ll have to be big enough for an 8″x10″ print

After months of rumors, Apple has just announced the new …

Apple Unveils the New iPad: 5MP Camera, HD Video, “Best Display Ever”

Apple Unveils the New iPad: 5MP Camera, HD Video, “Best Display Ever”

Apple officially announced the new iPad today (called “the new iPad” rather than the “iPad 3″). It’s a tablet computer, but its new features make the device much …

Is The New iPad’s Ultra-High-Res Screen Trouble For Photographers?

Is The New iPad’s Ultra-High-Res Screen Trouble For Photographers?

Want your images to look their best on the new iPad? They’ll have to be big enough for an 8″x10″ print

After months of rumors, Apple has just announced the new …

March 06, 2012 at 01:40AM


Close-Up Photos of Wild Lions Captured with an Armored “BeetleCam”

UK-based wildlife photographers Will and Matt Burrard-Lucas got the Internet’s attention a couple years ago with the BeetleCam, a special remote controlled DSLR that allowed them to capture close-up photos …

March 02, 2012 at 12:32PM


Canon EOS 5D Mark III announcement

The Canon EOS 5D Mark III is now official: 22.3MP, 3,2″ LCD screen, DIGIC 5+ processor, 61 AF points, HD 1080/30p and 720/60p. Canon also announced a new Speedlite Transmitter ST-E3-RT and a new …

February 28, 2012 at 01:55AM


Nokia Unleashes a Game-Changing 41-Megapixel “PureView” Camera Phone

Nokia dropped a bomb on the cameraphone market today by introducing its new 808 PureView phone — a phone that is capable of capturing 41-megapixel photos. The native resolution of the phone …

February 27, 2012 at 09:43PM


Nokia 808 Pure View Phone’s Camera Has a 41-Megapixel Sensor

Can lots of resolution make up for a lack of optical zoom lenses? Nokia hopes to find out

Two years ago, Nokia exec Anssi Vanjoki claimed that phones would be …