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Nikon Coolpix AW120 is the tough camera that will go anywhere

Nikon Coolpix AW120 is the tough camera that will go anywhere

By 7 February 2014

Nikon has announced the Coolpix AW120, a new tough and waterproof camera that's built to withstand a trip to almost anywhere on the planet. The Coolpix AW120 - but of course - is also available in camouflage and in that spirit remains military tough too.... >>

Ricoh unveils WG-4, WG-20 outdoor cameras aimed for the elements

Ricoh unveils WG-4, WG-20 outdoor cameras aimed for the elements

By 5 February 2014

Ricoh has taken the wraps off three new digital compact cameras aimed to go just about anywhere, ahead of the CP+ photo show in Japan. The WG-4 is being released in both a non-GPS and GPS model, replacing the WG-3 released in 2013. The new version not... >>

Win: An Olympus OM-D E-M10 system camera and other Olympus prizes

Win: An Olympus OM-D E-M10 system camera and other Olympus prizes

By 29 January 2014

We've been having a ball of late thanks to an Olympus OM-D Challenge that's running on site. We've been off into the Mojave desert to shoot a model, interview photographer Damian McGillicuddy en route, almost get arrested - that wasn't part of the original... >>

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 is the first waterproof compact camera to add a tilt-angle screen

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 is the first waterproof compact camera to add a tilt-angle screen

By 29 January 2014

Olympus has announced the world's first waterproof camera with a tilt-angle LCD screen, the Stylus Tough TG-850. Complete with a 21mm equivalent wide-angle lens and 5x optical zoom, the TG-850 is designed for all manner of environments. Its waterproof... >>

Hands-on: Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 review

Hands-on: Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 review

By 29 January 2014

Olympus is no stranger to the waterproof compact camera, and from what we've seen the Stylus Tough TG-850 not only looks to be its best effort yet, but also comes with a number of firsts. Principal to the TG-850's design is a tilt-angle screen that can... >>

Fujifilm FinePix XP70: Splish splash with waterproof Wi-Fi compact camera

Fujifilm FinePix XP70: Splish splash with waterproof Wi-Fi compact camera

By 6 January 2014

Fujifilm has got the waterproof compact camera market fairly sewn up because of its affordable price point. Year after year it releases an additional model in the XP-series, and in 2014 that brings us to the FinePix XP70. It's waterproof, it's got Wi-Fi... >>

Nikon 1 goes waterproof with AW1, the first submersible compact system camera

Nikon 1 goes waterproof with AW1, the first submersible compact system camera

By 19 September 2013

Here's something you might not have anticipated from Nikon - the camera-maker has introduced the Nikon 1 AW1, a tough and waterproof compact system camera. The first in the world, no less. Submersible down to 15 metres , the new camera will need to don... >>

Nikon 1 AW1: Hands-on with the world's first waterproof compact system camera

Nikon 1 AW1: Hands-on with the world's first waterproof compact system camera

By 19 September 2013

Not content with the norm, Nikon has only gone and announced the Nikon 1 AW1 - the world's first waterproof compact system camera. We would like to say the first waterproof interchangeable lens camera, but there was a film SLR back in the day. But digital,... >>

Sony unveils 20.4MP waterproof Handycam perfect for underwater selfies

Sony unveils 20.4MP waterproof Handycam perfect for underwater selfies

By 24 April 2013

Sony has announced its new HDR-GW66VE Handycam, capable of going down to 10m underwater to snap photo or video. Sony is touting it as the ultimate poolside companion, being not only light and compact, but resistant to dust, dirt, freezing temperatures... >>

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5
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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FT5

By 11 April 2013

The Panasonic FT5 is the tank of compact cameras: it's boxy, hard as nails and tough enough to flatten most traditional compact cameras' specifications too. Brute force is delivered in the form of water, dust, freeze and crush-proofing, while global positioning... >>