stories about Digital cameras

Samsung joins pocket HD camcorder market

Korean giant Samsung has joined the chorus of brands launching ultra-compact handheld HD video cameras, launching its own today. The new HMX-E10 features 1080p (1920×1080-pixel) video capture and built-in USB plug so no cables are required – it just slots straight into your PC or notebook’s USB port. Video is captured at up to 30fps […]

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FujiFilm launches world’s first 3D digital camera with 3D movie capture

Japanese camera company, FujiFilm, has launched what it claims is the world’s first 3D digital camera capable of shooting 3D movies. The new FinePix Real 3D W3 features twin 3X optical zoom 35-105mm equivalent lenses with two 10-megapixel (MP) image sensors to capture stereoscopic images as well as 3D video. The camera includes an HDMI […]

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New Panasonic Lumix camera has swappable lenses, captures 1080i AVCHD video

Japanese consumer electronics giant Panasonic has launched the latest in its new line of Micro Four Thirds interchangeable lens cameras. The new Lumix DMC-GH2 features support for Panasonic’s G-series of lenses including the new 3D lens offering. This is worthy of note given the camera itself captures 1080i (1820×1080-pixel) video in AVCHD format at up […]

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Olympus launches “old-style” E-5 digital SLR

Dispelling rumours that it was getting out of the digital SLR business, optical specialist Olympus has announced the release of its new “professional” digital SLR camera called the E-5. With Olympus spending more and more time spruiking its micro-four-thirds cameras, it’s good to see it release something with a larger sensor. The new camera comes […]

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Canon launches new 35X-optical-zoom digital compact camera

Photography giant Canon has announced a new member of its PowerShot SX digital camera range with a huge new 35x-optical zoom lens. The new PowerShot SX30 IS claims to be the world’s first digital compact camera to house such a high magnitude lens. The SX30 IS also features optical image stabilisation. The lens has a […]

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