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Nikon Coolpix P7000
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Nikon Coolpix P7000

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Nikon’s top-spec P7000 compact has a large 10.1MP sensor and wide 7.1x optical zoom (28-200mm equiv) lens. A clear competitor for Canon’s G-series crown then - but is it good enough to unhinge the current king?Nikon’s Coolpix cameras are undergoing... >>

Sony Alpha SLT-A33
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Sony Alpha SLT-A33

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The Sony Alpha SLT-A33 adds to the storm of changing camera technologies. Inside the last year or so we’ve seen the likes of mirrorless "hybrid" Compact System Cameras - including the Sony NEX-3 and NEX-5 - unhinge a fair share of the DSLR market. And... >>

Sony Alpha 390
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Sony Alpha 390

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The Sony Alpha 390 is a subtle upgrade over the previous A380 incarnation. With essentially the same specs as its predecessor, albeit with a full and proper grip to replace the difficult-to-hold sunken mishap of the A380. So is the A390 a DSLR released... >>

Canon IXUS 300 HS compact camera
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Canon IXUS 300 HS compact camera

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Canon's latest IXUS combines a stylish design and manual controls with both 720p HD and slow-motion video capture, plus its HS designation means an astonishing 8.4 frames per second still frames capture is also possible. The IXUS 300 HS (the PowerShot... >>

Sony Alpha NEX-5 hybrid camera
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Sony Alpha NEX-5 hybrid camera

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Sony's NEX-5 is the first of two new hybrid camera models from Sony, offering a large-size APS HD CMOS sensor capable of 1080i HD movie capture and high quality images to the heady heights of ISO 12,800. Will it revolutionise the hybrid camera market?The... >>

Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 hybrid camera
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-G2 hybrid camera

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Panasonic's latest Micro Four Thirds G-series camera, the Lumix G2, picks up the reigns where its G1 predecessor left off by adding two key new features - touchscreen functionality and an HD 720p movie mode. For those unfamiliar with the G-series, the... >>