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Canon EOS 5D Mark IV DLSR arriving in September

August 26, 2016

Model numbers aren’t always intuitive. Take Canon, for example. Its digital single lens reflex (DSLR) cameras all go by the moniker EOS and then some

Nikon’s cameras will talk to phones and tablets this year

April 20, 2016

Camera companies need to find a way to get people to take pictures on more than just their phones, and so Nikon’s latest approach is actually kind of novel: make sure every camera talks to a phone.

Canon’s enthusiast DSLR is back and more video-friendly

February 19, 2016

Remember when cameras were solely used for grabbing stills? Not so anymore, as video plays a bigger part, and that seems to be the focus with Canon’s newly announced 80D digital SLR.

Nikon announces D5, D500, both with 4K video

January 8, 2016

The mirrorless cameras have been waving 4K video for so long that many of us wondered when DSLRs would join the party. Fortunately, they’re about to, as Nikon delivers UHD video in two digital SLRs.

Yikes: Canon makes a 250 megapixel sensor

September 7, 2015

So you think your 20 megapixel phone is pretty spesh, and your 50 megapixel DSLR is amazeballs? Well Canon has developed a 250 megapixel sensor for a digital camera. How about them apples?

Canon builds 110 million lenses, proves how much we all love taking pictures

July 9, 2015

You can’t do much on a camera without a lens, and that glass — curved to be wide or built long to get you close — helps us see much more than our basic set of eyes. Canon knows this well, and this week has announced it has hit 110 million EF lenses.

Canon offers enthusiast photographers and videographers a choice

February 6, 2015

Part of the reason cameras have been getting smaller over the years has been the convergence of technologies. For instance, you don’t need a top LCD if the big one at the back can do it. But while Canon has made changes like that in its own cameras, it will now be giving camera owners the choice.

Nikon gives midrange DSLRs night-vision in the D5500

January 6, 2015

CES has barely begun, but we haven’t exactly seen a plethora of new cameras, and Nikon looks good to start it off, with a new camera that shouldn’t cost too much and yet will offer the chance to peer into darkness.

Nikon updates professional flagship to night-shooting D4S

February 25, 2014

Ready for some news this week that has nothing in common with mobiles, tablets, or wearables? Nikon has it in the form of a new digital SLR that can shoot holes of light in even the darkest of places.

Nikon enthusiast camera updated, new low-light lens too

October 22, 2013

Not impressed by all the mirror-less cameras? No worries, because Nikon is giving the enthusiast section of the market a bump.

Hands-on with Canon’s budget EOS 100D

August 15, 2013

Sometimes we don't get to spend as much time with gadgets as we'd like, but Canon's 100D is one we wish we could spend more with, as it manages to be an entry-level choice that ticks all the right boxes.

Canon unveils the 70D with a renewed sense of auto-focus

July 3, 2013

Canon's semi-pro enthusiast level 60D digital SLR has been ageing well, but it seems Canon is in the mood to replace it, with its new brother arriving with an expected name.

Nikon’s D7100 updates the mid-range with 24 megapixels

February 21, 2013

The mid-range of Nikon's digital SLRs is receiving a boost about two years since it's brother came out. This new entry updates the sensor, increases the speed, and should be here soon.

Nikon brings 24 megapixels, 5fps to consumers with D5200

November 6, 2012

Cameras barely survive a year before being updated anymore, and we're seeing just that with the unveiling of a new camera from Nikon that builds upon the design and technology of last year's D5100.

The D600 unveiled: Nikon’s less-pricey full-frame option

September 13, 2012

With Photokina on next week, the camera companies are busy showing off their new products for the rest of the year. While more announcements are expected in the coming days, Nikon is now showing us its wares, with the D600 full-frame camera being outed in Australia.

Sony’s new digital cameras: full-frame for the win

September 12, 2012

Ahead of Photokina next week in Germany, Sony is showing its hand, with lots of new cameras aimed at letting anyone capture the best image possible, whether they're doing it with a small camera or one the size of your head.

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