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September 16th, 2014

Panasonic Announces LUMIX DMC-GM5 Mirrorless Camera

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GM5
With a magnesium alloy body, the new 16-megapixel Digital Live MOS sensor LUMIX DMC-GM5 by Panasonic uses a Venus Engine for an ISO that reaches up to 25,600. The Contrast AF System enables up to 250 fps while the 3-inch touch screen can be used to control focus. A Live View Finder provides 100% field … 
August 22nd, 2014

Sony Announces Ultra-Compact a5100 Interchangeable Lens Camera

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Sony a5100 Interchangeable Lens Camera
Sony has packaged many of the high quality features of the a6000 camera in an even more compact body. Touted by the manufacturer as “among the smallest and lightest ingerchangeable lens camera in (the) market today” the compact a5100 includes the 24.3 MP APS-C Exmor CMOS Sensor, BIONZ processor, and Fast Hybrid AF system used … 
May 1st, 2014

Canon Surpasses 100 Million Interchangeable Lens Mark

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Canon 100 Million EF Lenses
CANON ACHIEVES A WORLD FIRST AS PRODUCTION OF EF INTERCHANGEABLE LENSES SURPASSES 100 MILLION MARK MELVILLE, N.Y., April 30, 2014 - Canon U.S.A. Inc.,  a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced that its parent company, Canon Inc., is celebrating an impressive lens-manufacturing milestone with production on April 22, 2014 of the Company’s 100-millionth EF-series interchangeable … 
March 13th, 2014

Nikon Announces Nikon 1 V3 Interchangeable Lens Camera and 2 Compatible Lenses

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Nikon 1 V3
Nikon just announced the release of the NIkon 1 V3, an interchangeable lens camera for both stills and 1080/60p video. Wildlife shooters take note – Nikon is boasting the “worlds fastest continuous shooting frame rate” of 20 fps using hybrid AF to maintain quick and accurate focus. The V3 uses an 18.4 megapixel sensor and … 
February 6th, 2014

Canon Celebrates Production of 70 Million EOS-Series Interchangeable-Lens Cameras

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Canon celebrates the production of 70 million EOS-series Interchangeable-lens cameras
CANON CELEBRATES THE PRODUCTION OF 70 MILLION EOS-SERIES INTERCHANGEABLE-LENS CAMERAS MELVILLE, N.Y., February 5, 2014 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announced its parent company, Canon Inc., has reached a new camera-manufacturing milestone as combined production of the company’s film and digital EOS-series interchangeable-lens cameras surpassed the 70-million mark on February 5th. … 
September 19th, 2013

Waterproof, Shockproof Nikon 1 AW1

Posted By Ashley Myers-Turner
Nikon 1 AW1
Snowstorms. Swampland. Rocky trails. Exploring the outdoors, you often run into inclement weather and difficult routes. This can be an adventure for you, but sometimes hazardous for your gear. Nikon has announced the 14.2 megapixel CX-format CMOS sensor Nikon 1 AW1 with complimentary 1 Nikkor AW 11-27.5mm f/3.5-5.6 and 1 Nikkor AS10mm f/2.8mm lenses – …