From the monthly archives: "March 2012"

This week Adobe announced the latest version of Photoshop CS6 is available as a beta download, a whole number of digital cameras are now in the hands of reviewers, from compacts to ultra zooms, mirrorless to full frame cameras. The number of entry level Digital SLRs seems to be dwindling, instead being replaced by companies launching entry level mirrorless cameras instead, although if you still want a budget Digital SLR, you can find them from £349 to £399.

Pentax K-01 Mirrorless Review 16 megapixel APS-C sensor camera.
Nikon D4 Digital SLR Review 16 megapixel full frame professional camera.
Nikon Coolpix P510 Ultra Zoom Review (42x zoom!)
Panasonic Lumix TZ25 Travel Zoom Review (16x zoom)
Canon IXUS 125 HS Review Ultra Compact

Olympus Tough tg-820
Here’s a round-up of some of the latest digital camera reviews and sample photos from the internet:

Nikon D4 DSLR Sample Photos Full Frame DSLR.
Olympus Tough TG-820 Waterproof Camera Review – with high speed shooting.
Olympus SP-810UZ 36x Optical Zoom Review – entry level ultra zoom.
Samsung WB150F 18x Pocket Zoom with WiFi Review – uploads straight to Facebook.
Canon Powershot G1 X Serious Compact Review – Large sensor.
Sony NEX-7 Premium Mirrorless Camera Review with 2.4 million dot EVF.

Fujifilm XPro1
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Fujifilm X-Pro1 – the new 16 megapixel mirrorless compact system camera, with a new X-mount lens, 3 inch screen, optical / electronic viewfinder, 6fps shooting, Full HD video, and a new Fujifilm sensor designed to give better colour, detail and low noise.

“The Fujifilm X-Pro1 is a fantastic camera, in every area it produces the results expected from a premium quality camera. The image quality is stunning, with excellent, and I really mean excellent pixel level detail, with excellent colour reproduction, great dynamic range, excellent high ISO noise results and excellent JPEG output straight from the camera.”


At the Birmingham NEC, Focus On Imaging runs from the 4th to the 7th of March 2012! It’s Europe’s biggest annual imaging show open to trade and public. You’ll be able to see the latest Nikon (D800, D4), Canon (EOS 5D MARK III), Olympus (OM-D E-M5), Fujifilm (X-Pro1) cameras and many more. You’ll be able to check out all the latest lenses from Tamron, Sigma, Samyang, and the major manufacturers. Popular stores like Jacobs, Jessops, CameraWorld, Calument will be there is special show offers. If you’re covering it and want a link, email me and I’ll post the link below!

Focus On Imaging Links:
Focus Show Report Video (at DPNow)
Sigma 30mm f/2.8 Micro Four Thirds Lens Sample Photos
Canon EOS 5D Mark III, C300 Preview
Hasselblad H4D Ferrari Limited Edition
New Samyang 8mm t3.8 Video Lens (For Canon/Nikon)
Nikon at Focus On Imaging
Focus On Imaging Day 4
Focus On Imaging Day 3
Focus On Imaging Day 2
ePHOTOzine Day 1 Show Report
ePHOTOzine Focus On Imaging Exhibitor Guide.
Previous show coverage here.