Point & Shoot Cameras

New Olympus Pen E-PL5 and E-PM2 Mirrorless Cameras and Primes, XZ-2 Point and Shoot

Olympus has announced the new 16MP Pen E-PL5 and E-PM2 mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras with 4/3 Live MOS sensors, along with two new compatible primes: a special edition M.ZUIKO 12mm f/2.0 and a macro 60mm f/2.8.

The Fast New Canon PowerShot G15

Canon just announced the new 12.1MP PowerShot G15, a compact digital camera with a fixed wide angle 35mm equivalent 28-140mm lens that has a maximum aperture of f/1.8—more than a stop faster than the previous generation.

Two New Canon Cameras: the PowerShot SX50 HS and S110

Canon just announced the new 12.1MP PowerShot SX50 HS, a compact digital camera with a 50x optical zoom and a wide-angle 35mm equivalent 24-1200mm fixed lens with an aperture range of f/3.4-6.5.

New from Leica: the D-LUX 6 and the V-LUX 4 Point-and-Shoot Cameras

Leica has just announced two updates to their line of point and shoots: the D-LUX 6 and the V-LUX 4. These new cameras build upon the Leica brand's notoriety and quality, with the inclusion of improved-upon image sensors, faster lenses and higher resolution electronic viewfinders.

New Fujifilm XF1: Compact and Stylish

Following the recent release of the X-E1, Fujifilm has announced another addition to the X series: the XF1 digital camera. The XF1 is the most compact member of the X series and a true point-and-shoot at heart. Nevertheless, this small camera incorporates a large 12MP 2/3” EXR CMOS sensor and a manual, retractable Fujinon zoom lens.

Introduction to Underwater Photography and Videography

In this Event Space presentation, underwater photographer Larry Cohen talks about the use of cameras when used underwater. He reviews simple Point and Shoot systems as well as very sophisticated systems for DSLR cameras. Larry even touches upon shooting video underwater.

The New Sony DSC-RX1: First Compact Full Frame Digital Camera

The new Sony DSC-RX1 is the first ever full-frame compact camera, offering a high level of imaging performance in a highly compact package. Raising the bar from the standard APS-C to a full-frame 24.3 megapixel Exmor CMOS sensor provides an increase of image quality that can effectively resemble that of a professional-level DSLR.

New from Pentax: K-5 II DSLR and Q10 Digital Cameras, Four Lenses and an Adapter

The new 16.3-megapixel Pentax K-5 II DSLR camera will replace the current Pentax K-5 in Pentax’s DSLR lineup. It features a 16.3-megapixel CMOS image sensor with integrated AD conversion circuitry, which works with Pentax’s PRIME II Imaging Engine to deliver high-resolution, rich-gradation digital images.

Hands-On Review: Nikon CoolPix P7100 Digital Camera

This video covers Nikon's high-end COOLPIX P7100 10.1mp camera.

Hands-on Review: Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX5

Featuring a 10 Megapixel sensor this camera has the ability to shoot pictures and movies with optical image stabilization.


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