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Olympus TG-870 and SH-3 Compact Cameras Officially Announced

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Olympus has officially announced the Stylus TG-870 and Stylus SH-3 compact cameras in Japan. Both new Olympus compact cameras are replacing the previous versions, such as the Stylus TG-860 and the Stylus SH-2. The Stylus SH-3 features 4K (15 fps) video and new art filters from the PEN series cameras. The specs list include 16MP, 1/2.3″Continue Reading

Panasonic FZ300, G7 and GX8 New Firmware Updates Released

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Panasonic released new firmware updates for Lumix FZ300, G7 and GX8 digital cameras. New firmware update is about the frame of AF areas displayed in 4K burst mode in these cameras. The Panasonic FZ300, G7 and GX8 firmware versions all updated to v2.1 with this one. See the firmware details and download link below. Panasonic FZ300,Continue Reading

Fujifilm X-S2 Coming with 1″ Sensor

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Fuji is rumored to announce a new bridge camera with a large 1″ sensor instead of 2/3″ CMOS sensor which will possibly be the Fujifilm X-S2. According to latest rumors started from dpreview forum, Fujifilm is working on a new bridge camera which could be a replacement to the original Fujifilm X-S1. The current X-S1 model features 12MP imageContinue Reading

Photographer’s Guide to the Sony DSC-RX10 II

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The Photographer’s Guide to the Sony DSC-RX10 II is a new title from White Knight Press and now available in paperback and ebook formats. The book covers all of the features that are new for this model, including its electronic shutter, faster continuous shooting, 4K video recording, and ability to shoot video at up to 960fps for super slow-motionContinue Reading

Panasonic Released “Post Focus” Firmware Update for GX8, G7 and FZ300 Cameras

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Panasonic has released a new firmware update with Post Focus functionality for Lumix FZ300, G7, GX8 digital cameras. Post Focus leverages Panasonic’s high-speed, high-precision, 49-area DFD (Depth From Defocus) auto focus technology, and leadership in 4K Photography and Video, to capture 4K (3840 x 2160 pixels) images at 30 fps. The Post Focus function is best for non-moving subjects, suchContinue Reading

Nikon Coolpix P900 Received the 2015 Good Design Gold Award

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Nikon has announced that its  Coolpix P900 superzoom digital camera is the recipient of the 2015 Good Design Gold Award (Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award), sponsored by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion. This award commends exceptional designs from all those winning the Good Design Award in 2015. Nikon Coolpix P900 ($599.95 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) bridge camera features aContinue Reading

Panasonic Lumix “Post Focus” Firmware Update Announced

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Panasonic has announced a new firmware update with Post Focus functionality for Lumix FZ300, G7, GX8 digital cameras. Post Focus leverages Panasonic’s high-speed, high-precision, 49-area DFD (Depth From Defocus) auto focus technology, and leadership in 4K Photography and Video, to capture 4K (3840 x 2160 pixels) images at 30 fps. The Post Focus function is best for non-movingContinue Reading

Nikon Coolpix P900 Firmware Update Version 1.3 Released

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Nikon has released new firmware update for its Coolpix P900 digital compact camera. Firmware version 1.3 for the Coolpix P900 superzoom camera fixes the issue with some Points of Interest (POI) in Hong Kong, Macao, and Taiwan not being displaying correctly. Nikon Coolpix P900 ($599.95 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) bridge camera features a 16-megapixel image sensor and a mind-blowingContinue Reading

New Panasonic FZ300, G7, GX8 Firmware Update Coming Soon?

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A new firmware update for Panasonic FZ300, G7, GX8 digital cameras is rumored to be announced soon. According to latest Panasonic rumors, the company will release a new firmware update by the end of November and the new function will be about post-focus. Panasonic FZ300 offers a 24x optical LEICA DC lens boasting an F2.8 aperture throughout its 25-600mmContinue Reading

Sony RX10 II and RX100 IV Firmware Update Version 1.20 Released

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Sony released a new firmware update for the RX100M4 and RX10 II digital compact cameras. New firmware update version 1.20 for Sony RX10 II and RX100 IV cameras improve the focus shift condition with HFR (High Frame Rate) recording. See the firmware details and download links. Sony RX100 IV  ($949 – Amazon | B&H | Adorama) is a digital camera features a 20.1MP 1″-type Exmor RSContinue Reading