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June 5th, 2013

Tokina Announces the AT-X 12-28mm f/4 Wide Angle Zoom

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Tokina announces the AT-X 12-28mm wide zoom lens. The 12-28mm focal range with a constant f/4 aperture adds flexibility for lanscape photographers interested in experimenting with composition on the super-wide end of the spectrum while maintaining the standard lens range. Specifically designed for APS-C sensor DSLRs, the new optical design corrects for distortion and keeps your photos sharp, even at …
March 5th, 2013

Nikon Unveils Large-Sensor (APS-C) Coolpix A

Posted By Christopher Robinson
The Coolpix A has a 16.2 megapixel APS-C (DX-format) CMOS image sensor and a fixed 18.5mm (equivalent angle of view as a 35mm lens on 35mm format camera).
Regular readers of OP know that I am a big fan of small cameras that have large image sensors. I like the combination of the big sensor’s inherent image quality in a camera that I can carry with me anywhere. In other words, it’s like the Millennium Falcon, “…she’s got it where it counts!” Today, Nikon has announced the Coolpix A- compact, fixed-lens camera with a 16.2 megapixel Nikon APS-C (Nikon calls it DX-format) CMOS image sensor.It will be available in March 2013 at a suggested retail price of $1099.