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Fujifilm Announces Ultra Fast XF23mm F1.4 Wide-Angle Lens

Thu September 5, 2013

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FUJIFILM LAUNCHES ULTRA FAST FUJINON XF23MM F1.4 R WIDE-ANGLE LENS

New lens features outstanding speed for stunning photography, even in low light

Mississauga ON, September 5, 2013 – FUJIFILM Canada today announced the new FUJINON XF23mm F1.4 R, a premium wide-angle lens designed to work seamlessly with the award-winning line of X-Series compact system cameras.

The FUJINON XF23mm F1.4 R has a focal length equivalent of a 35mm lens and is ideal for a wide range of applications including portraits and landscapes as well as everyday photography. The fast maximum aperture of F/1.4 allows users to shoot hand-held in low light conditions and achieve sharp images while also delivering beautiful bokeh for artistic images.

“Fujifilm is committed to expanding the X-Series line of high quality FUJINON lenses, and today’s announcement brings the total number of available lenses to nine,” says Greg Poole, Vice President, Imaging and Recording Media Products, Fujifilm Canada. “The new XF23mm gives photographers everything that they want in one lens: speed, performance and versatility, and we know this new lens will exceed our users’ expectations.”

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Fujifilm Announces Rugged XP200 with Wi-Fi

Fri March 22, 2013

FUJIFILM FINEPIX XP200 COMBINES EXTREME DURABILITY WITH EASY WIRELESS IMAGE TRANSFER FOR OUTDOOR ADVENTURERS

XP200 sets a new standard for rugged cameras that deliver sharp images in any environment

Mississauga, ON, March 22, 2013 – FUJIFILM Canada announces the latest addition to the popular rugged XP Series, the FinePix XP200. The new XP200 uses an improved 16MP CMOS sensor for enhanced image quality, a reinforced 5x FUJINON lens, and is Waterproof to 15 metres (50ft), Shockproof to 2 metres (6.6ft), Freezeproof to -10°C (14°F) and Dustproof*1. The XP200 also has a newly redesigned battery door lock with double seals for enhanced protection so that users are certain to get their most adventurous shots, all with an attractive camera body that is easy to use for the whole family.

“The new XP200 is the ultimate outdoor camera for every extreme athlete and outdoor enthusiast who wants to capture their adventures and share them quickly and easily online,” says Greg Poole, Vice President, Imaging and Recording Media Products, Fujifilm Canada. “By creating a camera that handles serious depths, ice, sand and drops, the XP200 is designed to inspire confidence and deliver clear, sharp images and full HD video wherever you go.”

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Samsung ST200F Review @ PhotographyBLOG

Tue August 28, 2012

Samsung ST200F

Samsung ST200F

The Samsung ST200F is a camera that will cope with pretty much anything you need to take pictures of in day to day life.

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PhotographyBLOG has published their review of the Samsung ST200F, a compact ultra zoom with 16.1MP resolution (on a 1/2.3-in. CCD image sensor), 10x ultra wide-angle optical zoom (27-270mm equiv.), Optical Image Stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (460k-dot), Smart Auto, PASM, Scene modes, Dual Capture, Magic Frame, Live Panorama, Wi-Fi, and HD 720p Movie 1280×720 @ 30fps with monaural sound.

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2012-01-09 Samsung WB850F, WB150F & ST200F Press Release
2012-01-09 Samsung SMART Cameras Press Release

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Sony RX100 Review @ DPReview

Tue August 28, 2012

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

As a secondary camera, the images are consistently so good that you’ll rarely find yourself too disappointed on the occasions you didn’t have your big camera with you.

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DPReview has posted their review of the Sony DSC-RX100, with 20.2MP resolution (1.0-in. CMOS), 3.6x wide-angle optical zoom (28-100mm equiv.), fast F1.8 max. aperture, optical image stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (1,229k-dot), PASM modes, Scene modes, RAW, built-in Flash, and Movie 1920×1080/60p.

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Sony RX100 Review @ DigitalCameraInfo

Mon August 27, 2012

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 is the first compact, fixed-lens camera capable of DSLR-quality images.

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DigitalCameraInfo has posted their review of the Sony DSC-RX100, with 20.2MP resolution (1.0-in. CMOS), 3.6x wide-angle optical zoom (28-100mm equiv.), fast F1.8 max. aperture, optical image stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (1,229k-dot), PASM modes, Scene modes, RAW, built-in Flash, and Movie 1920×1080/60p.

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Canon G1 X Review @ Steve’s Digicams

Mon August 27, 2012

Canon PowerShot G1 X

Canon PowerShot G1 X

The [Canon] G1X’s image quality is excellent; possibly the best you will find from a non-interchangeable lens compact camera in our opinion. But, the camera does have a few performance issues that can get annoying.

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Steve’s Digicams has posted their review of the Canon PowerShot G1 X, with 14.3MP resolution (1.5-in. CMOS), 4x wide-angle optical zoom (28-112mm equiv.), optical image stabilization, optical viewfinder, 3.0-in. Vari-angle LCD (922K dots), PASM modes, RAW, and Movie 1920×1080 @ 24fps.

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Sony RX100 Review @ DCRP (dcresource)

Sun August 26, 2012

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100

The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 is the closest thing to having an SLR-in-your-pocket.

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DCRP (dcresource) has posted their review of the Sony DSC-RX100, with 20.2MP resolution (1.0-in. CMOS), 3.6x wide-angle optical zoom (28-100mm equiv.), fast F1.8 max. aperture, optical image stabilization, 3.0-in. LCD (1,229k-dot), PASM modes, Scene modes, RAW, built-in Flash, and Movie 1920×1080/60p.

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Olympus Announces SP-720UZ

Wed August 22, 2012

Olympus SP-720UZ

Olympus SP-720UZ

PRESS RELEASE

August 22, 2012

Equipped with a 26x optical ultra-zoom and Full High-definition movie capability

Announcing the OLYMPUS SP-720UZ compact digital camera

Olympus Imaging (Haruo Ogawa, president) is proud to announce the OLYMPUS SP-720UZ, on sale from August 31, 2012. This camera is equipped with a 26x optical ultra-zoom and Full High-definition movie capability*1.

Main Features

  • This camera packs a 26mm*2 wide-angle to 676mm*2 telephoto, 26x optical ultra-zoom lens. Equipped a CMOS shift-type sensor, and high-sensitivity DUAL IS*3, for double image stabilization.
  • Supports Full High-definition movie (MOV/H.264) shooting. Magic Filter*4 is also available for use when shooting movies
  • The 14.0 megapixel*5 CMOS sensor enables HDR backlit correction, and easy high-speed continuous shooting

The SP-720UZ is equipped with a 26mm wide-angle to 676mm super-telephoto, high-magnification zoom lens, enabling an extremely wide range of shooting possibilities. The power of a large and heavy size super-telephoto lens is available on the compact body of the SP-720UZ, fitting in the palm of your hand, and making it the perfect companion for keeping baggage light on a trip. This is an “all-in-one” camera for easily taking high-grade pictures and movies on the go.

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Olympus Announces VH-410

Wed August 22, 2012

Olympus VH-410

Olympus VH-410


PRESS RELEASE

August 22, 2012

Simple Operation and Good Photos Available with a Touch Panel Screen, Stylish model, equipped with DUAL IS for excellent image stabilization

The OLYMPUS STYLUS VH-410 compact digital camera

Olympus Imaging (President: Haruo Ogawa) is proud to announce the OLYMPUS STYLUS VH-410, a camera packs a 26mm wide-angle*1, 5x optical zoom, Magic Filter*2, Make-up function, touch panel screen, and double image stabilization system DUAL IS*3 into a stylish body. It is scheduled to go on sale from the mid-October 2012.

Main Features

  • With a 16.0 megapixel*4 CCD, 5x optical zoom, touch panel screen, and DUAL IS, shooting is even easier and more beautiful
  • Supports shooting of High-definition movies*5 (AVI Motion JPEG). Magic Filter is also available for use when shooting movies
  • Equipped with the Make-up function for applying full makeup after shooting

The OLYMPUS STYLUS VH-410 boasts a 26mm wide-angle, 5x optical zoom in a slim and stylish body, with a rich variety of colors to choose from. With Touch Focus function, users can touch the subject they want to focus on, and use Touch Shutter to snap pictures. With the inclusion of DUAL IS, even beginners can shoot worry-free images thanks to its excellent image stabilization performance.

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Nikon Canada Announces P7700 with F2 Aperture

Wed August 22, 2012

Nikon COOLPIX P7700

Nikon COOLPIX P7700

Nikon Canada today announced the COOLPIX P7700, the company’s new flagship COOLPIX camera. Built for photographers looking to step up from traditional point-and-shoot cameras to professionals who require a digital SLR companion, the P7700 offers one of the most comprehensive feature sets available in its class.

Key features of the P7700 include the following:

  • Sports a 7.1x zoom NIKKOR ED lass lens with a maximum aperture of f/2
  • Offers a large 1/1.7-in 12.2-megapixel backside illumination CMOS sensor
  • Ability to record Full HD (1080p) video
  • Offers fast continuous shooting at approximately eight frames per second for up to six continuous shots
  • Features a 3-inch vari-angle LCD monitor with a wide-viewing angle and 921,000-dot resolution

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Nikon’s New Flagship COOLPIX P7700 Combines First-class Image Quality, Top-tier Optics and Unparalleled Creative Control COOLPIX P7700 sets the standard for performance, versatility and functionality for those who expect the best and need the convenience of a compact digital camera

Mississauga, ON, August 22, 2012 – Today, Nikon Canada Inc. announced the P7700, the company’s new flagship COOLPIX camera. Built for the compact camera user who desires stellar image quality, swift performance and creative control, this powerful and versatile point-and-shoot camera features a sharp 7.1x zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with a maximum aperture of f/2 and a 12.2 megapixel CMOS sensor. Conveniently compact and loaded with innovative features and manual controls, the COOLPIX P7700 captures still images and Full HD (1080p) video with stunning sharpness and vivid colour, whether used as the ultimate go-to travel camera or digital SLR companion.

“Nikon’s flagship COOLPIX P7700 pushes the boundaries of traditional point-and-shoot cameras by offering stunning image quality, superior mobility and fast performance along with the freedom to customize every shot,” said Gregory Flasch, National Advertising and Communications Manager at Nikon Canada. “The P7700 is a powerful and versatile companion that consistently delivers incredible results in a variety of shooting scenarios, allowing users to fully explore their creativity and capture inspiring and memorable moments.”

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2012-08-22 Nikon Coolpix P7700 Press Release [Canada]
2012-08-22 Nikon Coolpix P7700 Press Release

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Nikon Announces P7700 with F2 Aperture

Wed August 22, 2012

Nikon COOLPIX P7700

Nikon COOLPIX P7700

August 22, 2012

Nikon’s Compact COOLPIX P7700 Combines First-Class Image Quality, Top-Tier Optics and Unparalleled Creative Control

Nikon’s New Flagship COOLPIX Camera Sets the Standard for Performance, Versatility and Functionality for Those Who Expect the Best and Need the Convenience of a Compact

MELVILLE, N.Y. – For the compact camera user only satisfied with the very best, today Nikon Inc. introduced its new flagship COOLPIX camera, the P7700. This powerful and versatile point-and-shoot camera features a sharp 7.1x zoom NIKKOR ED glass lens with a maximum aperture of f/2 and a 12.2-megapixel CMOS sensor. Conveniently compact and loaded with innovative features and manual controls, the COOLPIX P7700 will capture still images and Full HD 1080p video with stunning sharpness and vivid color, whether used as the ultimate go-to travel camera or D-SLR companion.

The COOLPIX P7700 is ideal for those looking for a compact camera with high performance and a complete feature set which will allow them to capture high quality still photos and Full HD video. For photographers looking to step up from traditional point-and-shoot cameras to professionals who crave complete creative control, the P7700 offers one of the most comprehensive feature sets available in its class. Featuring a new 12.2-megapixel CMOS sensor, a high-performance NIKKOR lens and full manual control settings, Nikon’s new flagship COOLPIX camera can unleash a photographer’s inner creativity and inspire truly magnificent images.

“Nikon’s new COOLPIX P7700 pushes the boundaries of traditional point-and-shoot cameras, offering stunning image quality and fast performance along with the freedom to customize every shot,” said Bo Kajiwara, Vice President of Marketing, Planning and Customer Experience, Nikon Inc. “Nikon’s flagship COOLPIX P7700 is a powerful and versatile companion that consistently delivers incredible results in various shooting scenarios.”

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Canon ELPH 520 HS / IXUS 500 HS Review @ CameraLabs

Mon August 20, 2012

Canon ELPH 520 HS

Canon ELPH 520 HS

The ELPH 520 HS / IXUS 500 HS is truly a marvel of miniaturisation. If you’re looking for a pocket zoom that really is pocketable you be hard pressed to find a model that matches it for size, weight and classy good looks. The quality is more than skin deep, it’s beautifully engineered and feels like a quality product.

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CameraLabs has posted their review of the Canon ELPH 520 HS / IXUS 500 HS [Specs], an ultra compact ultra zoom digital camera with 10.1MP resolution (1/2.3-in. CMOS), 12x wide-angle optical zoom (28-336mm equiv.), optical image stabilization, 3.0-in. Touch Panel LCD (461k-dot), Smart AUTO, P, High Speed Burst at 6.8fps, Super Slow Motion, Color Accent, Movie Digest mode and Full HD 1080p Movie 1920×1080 @ 24fps.

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