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Nikon P500 review

Mark Peters
Photokina report
Saturday 28th, May 2011
Posted by: Mark Peters

At the CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show, held in Japan at the beginning of this year, Nikon introduced 9 new digital cameras, including the Nikon P500. The 12.1 megapixel Nikon P500 belongs to the Performance series, which is Nikon´s most extensive series of digital cameras. The Nikon P500 megazoom camera has a zoom range of a mere 22.5mm ultra wide-angle to 810mm super-tele. With the 36x super-zoom function, a subject can easily be shot at a close range, which is ideal for sport or nature photography. The Nikon P500 camera became available last month for the suggested retail price of 430,00 Euro.

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Canon PowerShot review

Posted by: Mark Peters Monday 20th, June 2011

Lets Go Digital posted Canon PowerShot A3300 IS review - The new top model from the Canon PowerShot A-serie cameras was launched at the 2011 CES Show in Las Vegas. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS digital camera is user-friendly, flexible and versatile. The Canon PowerShot camera is equipped with a 16 Megapixel sensor for high-resolution photos. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS camera is not only able to capture detailed poictures, but it can also record 720p HD video clips. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS digital camera is also equipped with diverse handy, automatic functions. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS camera is available in the colors; red, blue, pink and silver, for a suggested retail price of 179,99 USD.

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Canon 600D review

Posted by: Mark Peters Monday 20th, June 2011

Canon 600D test photos - The Canon EOS 600D digital SLR camera captures clear colors with amazing detail, thanks to the 18 Megapixel APS-C CMOS image sensor that works together with the 14-bits Canon DIGIC 4 processor. With the 9-point AF-system, each picture is razor sharp; an precision focusing is possible thanks to an sensitive Auto Focus sensor that is centrally placed. The new Canon 600D SLR camera is the ideal for ambitious photographers that are looking for a combination of great photo quality and ease of use. With the Canon 600D, action photos can also be shot at a speed of 3.7 pictures per second, which is ideal for shooting action sports, or moving children or running pets.

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Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS review

Posted by: Mark Peters Thursday 9th, June 2011

Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS photo gallery - The 12.1 megapixel Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS digital camera, introduced in February this year, is a typical Canon PowerShot camera and thereby guarantees high photo quality and a sleek, stainless steel body. The Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS camera is characterized by its speed, versatility and creative control. The Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS camera can be operated via the touchscreen which is 8 cm in size. The Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS is also equipped with Canon`s HS System, which combines the 12 Megapixel CMOS sensor with the DIGIC 4 image processor for higher performance in low light and Hi-Speed shooting possibilities.

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Casio EX-H20G review

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Sunday 29th, May 2011

Casio EX-H20G photo gallery - The Casio EX-H20G is a compact digital camera with a powerful zoom lens. The hybrid GPS system sets the Casio EX-H20G apart. The Casio camera combines GPS with automatic positioning. The GPS system is able to determine the position of the user, and shows this on geographic maps that are saved onto the internal memory; this is the so-called geo-tagging of photos. Up until now, it was only possible to determine your location when you were outdoors, but the Casio EX-H20G camera can now also do this indoors. The Casio EX-H20G is Casio’s only digital camera with GPS functionality.

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Casio EX-ZR10 review

Posted by: Ilse Jurrien Sunday 29th, May 2011

Photokina 2011 - Casio EX-ZR10 photo gallery - At Photokina, Casio introduced a new Exilim digital camera. The advanced, super fast Casio EX-ZR10 is ideal for artistic digital photography. The 12.1 megapixel Casio EX-ZR10 is equipped with the new Casio Exilim Engine HS image processor, which integrates high-speed photography and image processing. In combination with Casio’s High-Dynamic Range-technology (HDR), stunning pictures are guaranteed. By pushing the shutter-release button, the HDR-function shoots several digital photos with different shutter-release times. These photos are then combined to make one photo with the optimum contrast depth. In this way, light as well as dark parts of the photo are lit equally. A great photography function in a compact Casio camera body!

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The market for digital compact cameras is steady but does no longer show a significant growth. Within the camera market, the digital SLR camera expanded its market share which gave camera manufacturers like Nikon and Canon a boost in sales. However, the DSLR segment is changing and although the traditional DSLR is still the most important one for consumer and professional photographers, a new segment is grabbing market share and attention from the public. Micro Four Thirds, and other system cameras from Sony and Samsung, could change today’s market share. Canon and Nikon will not give away their market share for free… Photokina 2012 Imaging & Trade show will be the place to be and to get the latest information from all camera manufacturers and their digital cameras.

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