• 17:42 Jul 16, 2019


Latest Camera News


Photokina 2018: Leica S3 64MP medium format camera unveiled

The Leica S3 will be offering a much larger 64-megapixel sensor with a dual shutter and focal plane model reserved for its regular S-lens system. The camera uses a Leica Maestro II processor and 2GB of buffer memory to allow smoother processing of a large amount of data produced by the 64MP sensor.

Photokina 2018: Fujifilm announces 51.4-megapixel GFX 50R medium format camera

The GFX 50R is powered by an X-Processor Pro imaging engine and a 51.4MP image sensor, thus packing in the most resolution and larger pixels than any other medium format camera. The camera offers a 0.77X magnification, 3.69 million dot OLED electronic viewfinder that can be titled but not detached.

Panasonic introduces Lumix S1, S1R full-frame mirrorless cameras at Photokina 2018

The company claims that both the cameras are world’s first to feature 4K recording at 60p/50p and dual IS image stabilization system. Panasonic will release the products in the global market next spring.

GoPro announces three HERO7 cameras with HyperSmooth stabilisation, live streaming

The most advanced of the three is the GoPro HERO7 Black which can capture 4K videos at 60 frames per second through its 12MP sensor. Not just that, the Black model comes with HyperSmooth video stabilisation which offers professional-looking, gimbal-like smooth videos underwater (to up to 10m) and windy situations.

Fujifilm X-T3 mirrorless digital camera announced with 26MP CMOS sensor, X-Processor 4

The new Fujifilm X-T3 equips a 26MP X-Trans CMOS 4 sensor with more than 4 times the number of phase detection pixels than last generation digital cameras. The camera is powered by the X-Processor 4 image processing engine with up to 3x faster processing and is also the world’s first to delivers 4K/60P 10bit output.

Nikon India announces Z6, Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras, starts at Rs 169,950

There are electronic viewfinders in both the camera that feature 3.6M dot resolutions as well as an EN-EL15b battery that will last to up to 330 shots on the Z7 and 310 shots on the Z6. The cameras also come with a 3.2-inch LCD touchscreen with 2.1M dot resolution and built-in WiFi for syncing media files.

Canon unveils its first full-frame mirrorless EOS R camera

The EOS R packs a 30.3-megapixel full-frame sensor with dual-pixel CMOS autofocus and an ISO range of 100-40,000. With similar strengths to its own EIS 5D Mark IV DSLR, the EOS R camera is powered by Canon’s DIGIC 8 image processor and features a 3.69 M-dot OLED electronic viewfinder and a MacBook Pro-like Touch Bar.

Panasonic Lumix LX100 II announced with larger sensor, touchscreen

The Mark II model of Lumix LX100 features a relatively larger 17-megapixel Four Thirds MOS sensor, which is an upgrade over last year’s 12.8-megapixel sensor. The device packs in the old 24-75mm-equivalent f/1.7-2.8 lens on a nine-blade aperture, totalling as much as 21.77 megapixels.

Nikon unveils Z6, Z7 full-frame mirrorless cameras

This is the first time Nokia has introduced a new mount to its imaging equipment since 1958 and the Z mount has come out and become the largest full-frame mirrorless mount in the market. The diameter of the mount us 55mm which is 17 percent larger than Nikon’s F-series DSLR and has 65 percent smaller flange.

Leica C-Lux compact camera with 15x optical zoom launched in India

The Leica C-Lux is equipped with a 1-inch 20-megapixel MOS sensor with a Leica DC Vario-Elmar 3.3 - 6.4/8.8-132mm ASPH zoom lens. The camera offers aperture range from f/3.3 aperture to an f/8.0 aperture. The camera has an ISO sensitivity of 25600, which means that one can take shots in low-light conditions.

Canon PowerShot SX740 HS compact camera with 40x zoom announced

The PowerShot SX740 HS spans across a focal range equivalent to 24-960mm in contrast to a traditional 35mm lens together with a variable aperture of f/3.3 to f/6.9. The device boasts of a 20.3MP back-illuminated BSI-CMOS sensor which when powered by the DIGIC 8 image processor can output a frame rate of 10 fps.

Fujifilm announces 24.2MP XF10 premium compact camera

The XF10 offers a fixed wide-angle 18.5mm lens with an aperture of f/2.8 (equivalent to a 27.8mm lens on full-frame) which is coupled alongside a 24.2-megapixel APS-C sensor. The Fujifilm XF10 will e available for an asking price of $500 (approx. Rs 34,520) and will arrive in Black and Champagne Gold variants.

Sony RX100 VA silently launched with BIONZ X image processor

In addition to an upgraded BIONZ X processor which is faster, the VA now has an enhanced Eye autofocus with precise subject tracking. The camera will now be able to 4K footages as well as 720p videos at deeper buffer levels of 233 frames which stood at 150 in the preceding model.

Fujifilm X-T100 announced as entry-level mirrorless camera

Unlike the conventional design of the X-series, the X-T100 looks a lot like an old SLR camera, the difference is the electronic viewfinder instead of the pentaprism found on the older models. Even though the camera is designed with aluminium and plastic components, it gives out a rich elegant and retro look.

Nikon Coolpix P1000 unveiled with world’s longest 125x optical zoom

The P1000 makes use of an upgraded EXPEED image-processing engine which lets users record and click high-density images at full zoom. The Dual Detect Optical VR is an added bonus when capturing images in zoom mode, offering an equivalent of a 5.0-stop increase in shutter speed.