Tag Archives: DSLR

Pentax KP DSLR camera additional coverage

Pentax KP is a new mid-level DSLR camera from Ricoh. Here is an additional coverage of the new model.. The new Pentax KP uses the same 5-axis ‘Shake Reduction II’ IBIS system found on the K-1. The camera features a high-sensitivity 24.32-megapixel sensor that provides a top ISO of 819,200. Let’s look at the first impressions of Ricoh’s announcement toContinue Reading

Canon EOS 77D, Rebel T7i, EOS M6 Sample Images

Canon EOS 77D, Rebel T7i, EOS M6 sample images officially published online. Canon just officially announced several new products for the 2017 CP+ Show in Japan. The EOS Rebel T7i and EOS 77D both feature a 24.2 Megapixel CMOS (APS-C) Sensor, an optical viewfinder with a 45-point All Cross-type AF system. The new camera shares essentially all of theContinue Reading

Canon EOS-1D X Mark II Firmware Version 1.1.3 Released

Canon USA released a new firmware update version 1.1.3 for EOS-1D X Mark II full frame DSLR camera. The EOS-1D X Mark II  ($5,999 at Amazon) features a 20.2-megapixels full frame CMOS sensor. Powered by the new Dual “DIGIC 6+” processors, the high-end DSLR features a new Al Servo AF III+, improved 61-point AF systemContinue Reading

Canon EOS Rebel T7i / 800D Announced with Dual Pixel AF

Canon announced its latest entry-level DSLR, the EOS Rebel T7i (known as the EOS 800D in most regions and the Kiss X9i in Japan). The new Rebel T7i maintains the same 24.4MP resolution CMOS sensor as its T6i predecessor. Main differences are the 45-point all cross-type autofocus system used for viewfinder shooting, and Dual Pixel AF in liveContinue Reading

Canon EOS 77D DSLR Camera Announced

Canon has introduced the EOS 77D DSLR camera (known as the EOS 9000D in some regions). This models is the replacement to the current Rebel T6s/EOS 760D. The new EOS 77D has a position above the Canon’s Rebel line of entry-level DSLRs and below the mid-level EOS 80D. It features a 24.2MP sensor with Dual Pixel autofocus and updated Digic 7 processor. TheContinue Reading

Sigma 14mm f/1.8 and 135mm f/1.8 ART Lenses Coming in 2017

Sigma is once again rumored to be planning the launch of an Art-series prime lenses with bright aperture. The rumored lenses are the Sigma 135mm f/1.8 Art and Sigma 14mm f/1.8 Art. The Sigma 135mm f/1.8 OS Art telephoto-prime model has been rumored since way back in 2013. There is no such lens in the company’sContinue Reading

Pentax KP vs Canon 80D Comparison

Here is a quick comparison table of the Pentax KP vs Canon 80D mid-range DSLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The Canon EOS 80D features a 24.2 megapixel CMOS sensor powered by DIGIC 6 processor. Alongside the 45 all cross-type point AF system it has native ISO 100-16,000 range and fast 7fps burst shooting. The Pentax KP comes with a high-sensitivity 24.32-megapixel sensor. The CMOSContinue Reading

Canon EOS 77D and Rebel T7i Specifications and Images

Alongside the EOS M6 mirrorless shooter, first specs and images for the EOS 77D and Rebel T7i DSLRs has been leaked online. The Rebel T6i successor models will be upgraded to Rebel T7i (9000D or Kiss X9i) while the Rebel T6s will be named EOS 77D rather than T7s. Both cameras will include a 24-megapixel APS-C CMOS sensor and new-generation DIGIC 7 image processor.Continue Reading

Tamron announces 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 lenses

Tamron has announced new updates to 70-200mm F2.8 and 10-24mm F3.5-4.5 lenses. The full-frame Tamron SP 70-200mm F2.8 Di VC USD G2 improves on its predecessor with faster autofocus and better stabilization. The boosted Vibration Correction now provides 5 stops of stabilization.Tamron claims the inclusion of two microcomputers and a new AF algorithm has improved focus speedContinue Reading