It’s a brave new world in the digital camera market these days. With profit margins decimated at the lower end of the compact range, fuelled by the growing popularity of smartphone cameras, manufacturers are trying to carve new niches higher up the pyramid, and Nikon’s new COOLPIX A – launched 21st March – encapsulates this … Continue reading Nikon COOLPIX A: The Pocket-Sized DSLR
Snapshot of the latest launches from digital camera makers Despite the sad demise of Jessops, there are still plenty of us who are looking for more than just a camera phone to capture our memories and grab some spectacular shots. And there’s plenty on offer, as the camera makers have just launched their latest products … Continue reading The cameras of CES
The smartphone photography boom continues unabated. It’s already been ages since the iPhone became one of the most popular cameras on mobile photography site Flickr. Now mobile sharing sites such as Instagram are all the rage and seemingly every big photo site is attempting to get in on the retro camera crazy, with Flickr and … Continue reading GripTight Gorillapod stand for almost all smartphones
When high levels of unemployment raises its ugly head an increase in crime usually follows. This depressing scenario can certainly be related to Britain at present, as according to the British Crime Survey report, in 2011 domestic burglaries were up 14%. As police warn homeowners to step up security due to the increasing number of … Continue reading HD PoE Outdoor Cloud Camera: Providing reassurance to the security paranoid!
Camera technology, it seems, is going from strength to strength with virtually every week a new camera is announced claiming some kind of marvellous photographic innovation. Since the Japanese camera manufacturers, Olympus introduced its first camera in 1936, the leading corporation of optics has certainly had its fair share optics and reprography limelight. Olympus’s latest … Continue reading Olympus PEN Mini and PEN Lite: Image and Movie Quality without Compromising Style
If tethered photography is getting you down, Cameramator could be the answer you’ve been looking for. Currently in the developmental stages, this new technology takes tethered photography to the next level, and turns it wireless. When in use, Cameramator will allow you to control your DSLR and preview images directly from an iPad or iPhone … Continue reading Cameramator: The Photographer’s New Best Friend
If you’re hoping to get closer to the action this summer – whether it’s at one of the sporting summer’s events, or taking photos of the kids or wildlife in safari parks or in the countryside, then Panasonic’s latest Super-Zoom digital camera might do the trick. The LUMIX DMC-FZ62 has a 24x optical zoom lens … Continue reading Panasonic Lumix range helps you get closer to the action – and share it with friends
Sony’s new compact snapper, the NEX-F3 has a lot of live up to. Its predecessor is the NEX-C3, which received some rave reviews from those in the know. So can the NEX-F3 offer anything more? Well, first and most obvious is its flexible screen, which tilts through 180 degrees – ideal if you like taking … Continue reading Sony NEX-F3: Your flexible friend