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Panasonic makes a pocket friendly mirrorless with the GM5

Mirrorless cameras may well be on the way to replacing digital SLRs, but they’re not there yet. One area where compact systems have the ability to be better is that whole “compact” thing, and Panasonic’s upcoming GM5 looks to be there in a big— err, small way.

12:01 pm 18/09/2014 By Staff writers
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Samsung goes big with a new mirror-less: the 4K-ready NX1

Mirror-less cameras tend to be small and portable, but not everyone is after that. Some people want big, bulky, and capable of taking a beating, and that looks like what Samsung is gearing up for with a new camera announced at Photokina.

5:04 pm 16/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Panasonic outs a Lumix phone — yes, we said phone

Overseas, there’s a bunch of things happening in the world of cameras, with Photokina on in Germany showcasing all that’s new in the world of cameras and digital cameras, and one of the important things happening is actually a phone.

12:28 pm 16/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Canon brings power to pockets in the G7X in 2014, and a new 65x superzoom

As Photokina starts up in Germany — the international camera specific equivalent of CES or IFA — Canon is up with a couple of announcements for consumers, and whether you like lots of power or lots of zoom, there’s something for you.

12:25 pm 16/09/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Lexar connects phones and PCs with USB 3.0, offers 128GB microSD

While we love the microUSB/USB combo drives, the fact that they’re never made for USB 3.0 bothers us, but Lexar is changing that this year, and even providing a massive boost of storage for smartphones, too.

11:31 am 08/09/2014 By Staff writers
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Olympus goes small and social for an all new PEN (camera, that is)

Smartphone cameras have changed self portraiture forever, just ask Olympus, which has changed the way its LCD flips around for the selfie generation, evident in an all new camera heading to stores soon.

1:06 pm 29/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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GoPro goes to the dogs with a new camera mount

The action camera that started it all has certainly shown that it can survive a lot of things, but can it survive being on the back of your dog? Now you can find out.

12:34 pm 27/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Sony shrinks a mirror-less to make one of the world’s smallest interchangeable lens cameras

A new entry in the Sony Alpha series of cameras, the a5100 looks to pack some serious technology for both the beginner and enthusiast into a small body, and even the photographer keen to bring something small with them.

3:31 pm 18/08/2014 By Staff writers
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Leica’s luxurious $2300 T camera (Typ 701) reviewed

Good cameras aren’t cheap, and better cameras carry heavier price tags than good cameras, so what does a new Leica system aimed at the mirror-less market cost, and is it worth its weight in gold?

4:58 pm 15/08/2014 By Leigh D. Stark
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Long distances come into view as Canon engages new super-zooms

You can never be totally prepared on a holiday with a digital camera, and unless you feel like bringing with lots of lenses, it can be hard to know what to take with you, and that’s where super-zooms come in.

5:21 pm 30/07/2014 By Leigh D. Stark

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