Nikon 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 Shipping on June 13, 2013

Nikon Japan announced the shipping date for the 1 Nikkor 32mm f/1.2 mirrorless lens. Nikon has announced the 1 Nikkor 32mm f/1.2 portrait lens for Nikon 1 system mirrorless cameras on May 14th. The shipping date of the Nikon 1 NIKKOR 32mm f/1.2 lens is on June 13, 2013. Same day Nikon will also start shipping the HB-N107 lens hood, MC-25A adapterContinue Reading

Leica Mini M More Specs In The Box

Leica has opened the Leica Mini M box on their official website a little further. As previously reported Leica Mini M camera officially to be announced on June 11. The new Leica will be positioned as a new model between the M and the X series cameras. Leica Mini M is an APS-C sensor camera with fixed zoom lens. The price of the new Leica Mini M also revealedContinue Reading

HTC One UltraPixel Camera Specs

The HTC One is an Android smartphone with a 4-megapixel camera and a 28mm equivalent lens with a fast maximum aperture of f/2 and optical image stabilizer. HTC One has an “UltraPixel” camera features a backside-illuminated sensor with a pixel size of 2.0 µm and sensor size of 1/3-inch. The HTC One also offers a 4.7Continue Reading

Pentax WG-3 Ruggedized Camera White Version Announced

Pentax has introduced the WG-3 and WG-3 GPS ruggedized camera at the end of January 2013. Pentax now officially announced the white version of WG-3 ruggedized camera. Pentax WG-3 features a 16-megapixel  1/2.3-inch BSI CMOS sensor, full HD video recording, 3-inch 460k-dot LCD and a 4x lens with an f/2 wide-angle maximum aperture. It’s waterproof to 14 meters (46 feet), shockproofContinue Reading

Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM 1.4x Lens Review from PetaPixel

PetaPixel has posted a full review of the Canon’s new EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM 1.4x lens. The EF 200-400mm f/4L IS USM Extender 1.4x is a top-end telephoto zoom with a built-in switchable teleconverter. Canon EF 200-400mm f/4L IS 1.4x lens is priced at $11,799 and available for pre-order. The EF 200-400mm f/4L 1.4x has started shipping. See price and availability. PetaPixel reviewed Canon’s new monsterContinue Reading

Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM Lens Review

The Imaging Resource has posted a full review of the Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM lens. This is the Sigma’s second lens in their new Contemporary series. Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM “C” was announced at the 2012 Photokina show. Sigma’s latest addition to their “Contemporary” line-up, the Sigma 17-70mm f/2.8-4 DC Macro OS HSM lens features an aperture of f/2.8Continue Reading

Sony SLT-A77 Firmware Update Coming with Honami JPEG Engine Support

Sony is rumored to release a firmware update for the Sony SLT-A77 camera this summer. The new firmware update for the Sony A77 camera will correct several bugs and will also include the new Honami JPEG engine support. The Sony A77 digital single-lens translucent camera features a 24.3-megapixel image sensor and will get a software upgradeContinue Reading

Nikon COOLPIX A vs Fujifilm X100S vs X100 vs Sigma DP3 Merrill Specs Comparison

Sigma DP3 Merrill compact camera features a 50mm F2.8 lens and a 46 megapixel 15x3MP APS-C Foveon X3 sensor. The Coolpix A fits a 16MP APS-C CMOS sensor with no optical low-pass filter behind a 28mm equivalent, F2.8 prime lens. New FUJIFILM X100S is a high-speed successor to the X100 with the world’s fastest AF of 0.08 seconds. Sigma DP3 vsContinue Reading

Canon EF-M 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS STM Lens To Be Announced Soon

Canon EF-M 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS STM lens to be announced soon for Canon EOS M mirrorless cameras. The lens is going to be an image stabilized lens with a filter size of 55mm. The Canon EF 11-22mm f/4-5.6 IS STM will be a new EF-M wide-angle zoom lens and expected to be announced soon. Unfortunately there are no more specsContinue Reading