Cameras - Page 10

Latest

Leica M-P rangefinder camera packs full-frame pro specs into a small body

Leica M-P rangefinder camera packs full-frame pro specs into a small body

By Luke Edwards

Leica Camera AG has announced that its new Leica M-P will join its rangefinder models from today.This new compact, multi-lens camera offers photographers the ability to capture moments quickly but unlike the Leica M this new M-P model has a larger 2GB... Read more

How do you get women to take selfies with cameras instead of phones? Behold Sony's perfume bottle cam

How do you get women to take selfies with cameras instead of phones? Behold Sony's perfume bottle cam

By Rik Henderson

To be filed in the "how to solve a problem that doesn't exist" category, Sony is about to launch a "selfie" camera that looks like a perfume bottle, presumably directly aimed at fashion concious women or teenage girls who don't own smartphones. That's... Read more

Tom Oldham: After 22 years of using Canon professionally I've switched to Nikon, here's why

Tom Oldham: After 22 years of using Canon professionally I've switched to Nikon, here's why

By Rik Henderson

During the Virgin Media V Festival last year Pocket-lint shadowed official photographer Tom Oldham from stage to stage, trying our own hand at gig photography and finding out it's not as easy as you might think. And the year before we interviewed him... Read more

Sony a5100 is the ‘world’s smallest interchangeable lens camera’

Sony a5100 is the ‘world’s smallest interchangeable lens camera’

By Luke Edwards

Sony has just unveiled its a5100 as "the world's smallest interchangeable lens camera".The Sony a5100 comes with a 24.3-megapixel APS-C sized Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor. The ISO tops out at 25,600 so it should be versatile enough to work... Read more

This super-fast camera snaps 4.4 trillion frames per second

This super-fast camera snaps 4.4 trillion frames per second

By Elyse Betters

A camera has been developed that can shoot 4.4 trillion frames per second.According to The Wall Street Journal, Japanese researchers have used a technique known as Sequentially Timed All-optical Mapping Photography (also called STAMP) to develop a super-fast... Read more

Polaroid Cube is a tiny camera that records 1080p video and is ultra rugged

Polaroid Cube is a tiny camera that records 1080p video and is ultra rugged

By Elyse Betters

Polaroid has launched a new camera that can fit into your pocket and shoot full 1080p HD video. It can even withstand a tumble and some water.Originally unveiled at CES 2014, the new Polaroid Cube measures less than 2 inches square and is equipped with... Read more

Lomography DIY Konstruktor F 35mm SLR camera and flash bundle now available for low price

Lomography DIY Konstruktor F 35mm SLR camera and flash bundle now available for low price

By Elyse Betters

Lomography has launched a do-it-yourself camera bundle. It is a 35mm SLR that enables analog photography lovers to build their own film camera.More than a year ago, Lomography introduced its own colourful SLR camera called the Konstruktor F. It is perfectly... Read more

Ricoh Pentax Q-S1 in many colours and HD Pentax-DA645 ultra wide-angle zoom lens introduced

Ricoh Pentax Q-S1 in many colours and HD Pentax-DA645 ultra wide-angle zoom lens introduced

By Elyse Betters

Tokyo-based Ricoh Imaging has announced a new Pentax camera alongside a new Pentax lens, and they're called Pentax Q-S1 and HD Pentax-DA645. The Q-S1 will target those of you who prefer ease-of-use and customisation in your camera equipment, while the... Read more

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS and SX400 IS super-zoom bridge cameras announced

Canon PowerShot SX520 HS and SX400 IS super-zoom bridge cameras announced

By Luke Edwards

Canon has announced two new bridge cameras for super-zooming while staying lightweight. The PowerShot SX520 HS and PowerShot SX400 IS each come with compact bodies cramming in plenty of Canon tech.The Canon PowerShot SX520 HS comes with a 42x optical... Read more

Nikon D810 review
5.0 stars

Nikon D810 review

By Mike Lowe

Landmark cameras come along every once in a while. In 2012 it was the super-high-resolution Nikon D800 that astounded us. We couldn't quite believe how much this 36.3-megapixel full-frame beast defied our initially doubtful expectations.Two years on and... Read more

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review
4.0 stars

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review

By Chris Hall

Panasonic is tackling the action camera and wearable trend in one go, with its HX-A500 action camera - the follow-up to 2013's HX-A100. This time around the headline is that it's ready for the future, offering 4K video capture from the off, as well as... Read more

MIT researchers get drones to work as intelligent moving photography lights

MIT researchers get drones to work as intelligent moving photography lights

By Luke Edwards

Researchers at MIT have come up with a solution to rim lighting issues by putting the lights on drones. This means moving lights every time the subject changes position is far easier.Rim lighting is a technique that requires the subject to be lit from... Read more

Pentax XG-1 compact camera unveiled, packs in 52x optical zoom

Pentax XG-1 compact camera unveiled, packs in 52x optical zoom

By Elyse Betters

Tokyo-based Pentax has announced the new XG-1 camera, packing a 52x optical zoom lens into a small, easy-to-transport body. The new camera will serve as the successor to the X-5, a superzoom model that released in 2012.The camera's lens starts at a 24mm... Read more

These amazing aerial views from drone photo contest won National Geographic prizes

These amazing aerial views from drone photo contest won National Geographic prizes

By Elyse Betters

Did you know drone photography was a thing? Well, it is...and Dronestagram has announced the winners of its first drone photography contest, which was sponsored by National Geographic and Go Pro, among others.The 2014 Dronestagram Photo Contest received... Read more

Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too

Now Brits can get hold of the Olympus PEN E-PL6 superslim CSC too

By Rik Henderson

Olympus has announced that it is bringing the PEN E-PL6 compact system camera to the UK. Previously available in Japan, the superslim interchangeable lens camera also comes with a FlashAir SD card in the box, so you can transfer pictures to a smartphone... Read more

Sony Alpha A6000 review
4.5 stars

Sony Alpha A6000 review

By Mike Lowe

The Sony A6000 is, in some respects, the older NEX-6 reincarnate. Which puts it in good stead: as far as interchangeable lens cameras go, the NEX-6 was one of our favourite small scale models with a built-in electronic viewfinder, so the Alpha A6000 arrives... Read more

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III review
5.0 stars

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III review

By Mike Lowe

If you want a pocketable high-end compact camera that offers it all, it looks as though Sony may have finally cracked it with the Cyber-shot RX100 III. This third-generation model delivers a large 1-inch sensor size, but rewrites the earlier RX100 rulebook... Read more

Nikon D810 unveiled: New 36-megapixel DSLR employs top-of-line D4S features

Nikon D810 unveiled: New 36-megapixel DSLR employs top-of-line D4S features

By Mike Lowe

The Nikon D800 was one of the only ground-breaking DSLR cameras to hit the market in recent years. Its successor, the Nikon D810, which was unveiled today, might not be such a landmark model but it amplifies what was already great and tweaks it to be... Read more

GoPro HD Hero3+ cameras capture French daredevil's devastating car crash in multiple views

GoPro HD Hero3+ cameras capture French daredevil's devastating car crash in multiple views

By Elyse Betters

GoPro's Original Production team has done it again. It has just released a new video documentary that lets us experience a devastating car crash from almost every imaginable angle.GoPro likes to demonstrate the resilience of Hero cameras by collaborating... Read more

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 review
4.5 stars

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 review

By Mike Lowe

Bigger isn't always better, but if you want a premium superzoom camera then physical size is an inevitable part of the package. In the case of the Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 it also means a jumbo feature set, including a 25-400mm f/2.8-4.0 equivalent zoom... Read more

Olympus talks Pocket-lint readers through low-light photography at the Tech Tavern

Olympus talks Pocket-lint readers through low-light photography at the Tech Tavern

By Stuart Miles

Photography enthusiasts joined professional photographer Robert Pugh on Tuesday night at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern for a mini master class with Olympus in getting the most out of their cameras in low-light conditions.After a quick briefing with the... Read more

Autographer expands accessory range with mount adapter, now even your bike can wear your camera

Autographer expands accessory range with mount adapter, now even your bike can wear your camera

By Rik Henderson

Autographer has announced a new accessory for its wearable camera, one that has been inspired by its community of users. Many of them have been taping, strapping or finding other ways to attach the camera to objects, both moving and stationary, and now... Read more

Canon EOS 1200D review
4.0 stars

Canon EOS 1200D review

By Mike Lowe

The entry-level DSLR market has slowed in terms of product releases in recent years. Indeed it's taken three years for Canon to out the 1200D - that's Rebel T5 for our American friends - and while we don't mind waiting for the right kit to come along... Read more

Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight

Calling all photographers: Join us for an Olympus mini photo shoot at the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern tonight

By Stuart Miles

Photography fans, listen up. Pocket-lint has teamed up with Olympus as part of the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern in association with O2 to bring you the chance to participate in a mini model photo shoot using the OM-D EM-10 camera and hosted by professional... Read more

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review
4.0 stars

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review

By Chris Hall

Sports cameras have attracted a lot of interest in recent times, with the Camileo X-Sports marking Toshiba's first foray into the market.Sports cameras aren't new devices, though, and have been available in a number of different formats over the years.... Read more

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000: Premium 4K superzoom gives Sony RX10 a run for its money

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000: Premium 4K superzoom gives Sony RX10 a run for its money

By Mike Lowe

Panasonic has entered the premium superzoom market with the announcement of the Lumix FZ1000. Its a big-bodied camera but with equally big features it's sure to give even the Sony Cyber-shot RX10 a run for its money.The concept of the Panasonic FZ1000... Read more

Sony Cyber-shot HX60V review
3.5 stars

Sony Cyber-shot HX60V review

By Mike Lowe

There is no shortage of 30x optical zoom compact cameras on the market in 2014, with the Sony Cyber-shot HX60V slotting neatly into the company's compact lineup. If you're looking for a zoom to cater for wide-angle group shots and those far-and-away subjects... Read more

Canon’s Project1709 becomes Irista, cloud image management system to take on Picasa, Flickr and the rest

Canon’s Project1709 becomes Irista, cloud image management system to take on Picasa, Flickr and the rest

By Elyse Betters

Canon has taken the next step with Project1709. It has launched a new online storage and management service for photos called Irista, and it directly rivals Picasa, Flickr, Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud, and all those other cloud services.There's just... Read more

Hands-on: Pentax 645Z review

Hands-on: Pentax 645Z review

By Mike Lowe

Is there still life in medium format cameras? Pentax thinks so with the introduction of the 645Z, the second medium format model in its digital line. Replacing the 40-megapixel 645D, the 51-megapixel 645Z makes some critical changes, including a price... Read more

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review
4.0 stars

Canon PowerShot SX700 HS review

By Mike Lowe

As the compact camera market continues to shrink, the outlay of new product seems to be surfing a common theme: zoom is increasing in a war waged with fixed-lens smartphone cameras. The Canon PowerShot SX700 HS - the update to the earlier SX280 HS model... Read more

Otto crank-wind camera and app on Kickstarter lets you capture animated GIFs with filters

Otto crank-wind camera and app on Kickstarter lets you capture animated GIFs with filters

By Elyse Betters

The hipster craze just reached a whole new level, with a colourful crank-wind camera capable of snapping animated GIFs. It's called Otto.Otto is currently a project on crowdfunding website Kickstarter. It just launched yesterday and has already reached... Read more

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III adds built-in electronic viewfinder and wider-angle, faster lens to RX-line

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III adds built-in electronic viewfinder and wider-angle, faster lens to RX-line

By Mike Lowe

The Sony Cyber-shot RX100 III has been announced, boasting a new 24-70mm f/1.8-2.8 (equivalent) lens and new built-in electronic viewfinder. It arrives alongside the original and second-generation RX100 models to sit at the top of the trio as the most... Read more

Autographer teams with Brit fashion designer Lulu Guinness for a life logging handbag

Autographer teams with Brit fashion designer Lulu Guinness for a life logging handbag

By Rik Henderson

Autographer manufacturer OMG Life has announced it is collaborating with British accessories designer Lulu Guinness to create and sell a limited edition handbag that features a dedicated pocket and hole to use with the wearable camera.The Autographer... Read more

Nikon expands compact system camera range with affordable Nikon 1 S2

Nikon expands compact system camera range with affordable Nikon 1 S2

By Rik Henderson

Nikon has announced an addition to its range of compact system cameras and it won't break the bank. The Nikon 1 S2 is an entry-level mirrorless camera that succeeds the S1 released more than a year ago and even with two kit lenses it'll still only set... Read more

Met Police in 10 London boroughs to trial body-worn cameras

Met Police in 10 London boroughs to trial body-worn cameras

By Elyse Betters

The Metropolitan Police have announced that 500 police offers in 10 London boroughs will begin wearing cameras on their uniforms as part of a new trial.According to the BBC, the Met Police want to boost transparency, record incidents, and accelerate convictions... Read more

Rollei S-30 rugged actioncam with Wi-Fi and 1080p video launches in UK

Rollei S-30 rugged actioncam with Wi-Fi and 1080p video launches in UK

By Elyse Betters

German camera maker Rollei has launched its Wi-Fi-enabled action camcorder in the UK. It is called the S-30.The S-30 provides high-quality video-recording capabilities along with extreme ruggedness. Not only does it come with an extensive accessory package,... Read more

Samsung NX3000 compact system camera offers selfie mode for winkers

Samsung NX3000 compact system camera offers selfie mode for winkers

By Chris Hall

Samsung has announced the NX3000, the latest addition to its line-up of compact system cameras.The new model offers retro styling, but with a flip-up 3-inch display on the rear. This makes a nod to the selfie trend by offering Wink Shot, where you can... Read more

Samsung NX Mini review
4.0 stars

Samsung NX Mini review

By Nik Rawlinson

If there's one thing Samsung is known for, it's spotting a gap. Not only a gap in the market, but often also a gap in its own products. You only need to look at the range of screen and panel options in its phone and tablet line-ups to see this, with almost... Read more

Canon PowerShot G1 X MkII review
4.5 stars

Canon PowerShot G1 X MkII review

By Mike Lowe

The Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II is the company's highest spec compact camera yet, superseding the original G1 X from 2012. Far from being a straightforward rehash of the earlier large sensor model, the Mark II is a total rework. It's built around a... Read more

Panasonic Lumix GH4 review
5.0 stars

Panasonic Lumix GH4 review

By Mike Lowe

We've often thought of the Panasonic GH series as the best consumer interchangeable lens system for video capture on the market. It's not hard to see why: the Panasonic Lumix GH4 offers 4K video capture at usable frame rates. On paper that's untouchable... Read more

Sony a77 II pictures and hands-on

Sony a77 II pictures and hands-on

By Chris Hall

The Sony a77 II comes in to replace a camera that launched in 2011, the a77, so is long due an upgrade. A lot has changed during that time. Not only has Sony rejigged how it refers to cameras, rolling NEX into the alpha line, but it has also gone on a... Read more

Sony a77 II offers 79-point autofocus system, jaw-dropping speed

Sony a77 II offers 79-point autofocus system, jaw-dropping speed

By Chris Hall

Sony has updated the Sony a77 with a new version, the Sony a77 II. The new DSLR-challenging camera comes packed with features to appeal to photographers of all levels.The new A-mount camera, that uses Sony's clever Translucent Mirror Technology, gives... Read more

Nikon D4S review
5.0 stars

Nikon D4S review

By Mike Lowe

The Nikon D4S created a lot of buzz when it was first teased at the Consumer Electronics Show 2014. The pinnacle of Nikon's pro DSLR lineup, it arrives some two years after the earlier D4 model, touting faster performance and autofocus system updates... Read more

New Leica T camera needed a whole new factory built just to make its alloy unibody

New Leica T camera needed a whole new factory built just to make its alloy unibody

By Luke Edwards

Leica has unveiled a new compact mirrorless interchangeable lens camera called the Leica T. It has a unique aluminium unibody that took over two years to develop and meant building a whole new factory and employing Audi just to create it.Perhaps most... Read more

Lytro ups its aspirations, introduces Illum light field camera for $1,599

Lytro ups its aspirations, introduces Illum light field camera for $1,599

By Mike Lowe

Lytro makes light field cameras, devices that work in an entirely different way to normal digital cameras: captured results be refocused after shooting and only displayed digitally. Now the company has announced the Illum, a camera with greater aspirations.... Read more

GoPro Hero4 to sport 4K video recording, hints Ambarella A9 SoC specs

GoPro Hero4 to sport 4K video recording, hints Ambarella A9 SoC specs

By Elyse Betters

The GoPro Hero4 will be capable of 4K video, it is thought.Many leaks and rumours have speculated about the possible specs inside of GoPro's next compact camera, called the GoPro Hero4, but the latest hint comes from a legit source: system-on-chip manufacturer... Read more

First camera sample from Samsung Galaxy K Zoom appears online

First camera sample from Samsung Galaxy K Zoom appears online

By Elyse Betters

The first image sample from the upcoming Samsung Galaxy K's camera has surfaced online, it's claimed.The Galaxy K, otherwise known as the Samsung Galaxy S5 Zoom, is largely expected to launch as the successor to the Galaxy S4 Zoom. The cameraphone's leaked... Read more

Canon EOS 100D White pictures and hands-on

Canon EOS 100D White pictures and hands-on

By Mike Lowe

No prizes for what makes the Canon EOS 100D White DSLR special. Yep, it's got a white coat of paint.A year after the release of the world's smallest and lightest DSLR, that being the Canon EOS 100D, the white model delivers a nigh-on identical package.... Read more