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Yikes! How many cameras have been announced today and yesterday? Around 22 if you count the SD1 Merrill as a new camera, or 23 if you include the Pentax Optio WG2-GPS as a different camera to the WG2 without GPS…

Nikon D800 Front
Nikon
Nikon D800 and D800E, Full Frame 36.3mp Sensor, 4fps, 3.2inch screen, With or Without AA filter! Hands-On Review at ePHOTOzine.

Olympus OM-D E-M5 Black
Olympus
Olympus OM-D E-M5 (Hands-On) Micro Four Thirds Retro / Classic 16mp, 9fps, EVF, 3inch touchscreen, Black or Silver
Olympus Zooms:
Olympus SH-25MR with GPS – Full HD, Stereo Sound, 12.5x zoom.
Olympus SZ-31MR Pocket Zoom, 24x zoom, 16mp backlit CMOS sensor, Full HD video stereo sound.
Olympus Waterproofs:
Olympus Tough TG-820 – 10m waterproof, Full HD Video, High resolution 3inch screen, 12mp backlit CMOS
Olympus Tough TG-620 – 5m waterproof, 12mp backlit CMOS, Full HD video.

Pentax Optio WG2
Pentax
Pentax Optio WG2, WG2-GPS – 12m Waterproof, one with GPS, one without, crazy design!

Sigma DP1 DP2 Merrill
Sigma – same sensor as DSLR introduced into compacts
Sigma DP1 Merrill – NEW DP1, 46mp Foveon X3 Sensor (or 14mp), 3inch 920k screen, VGA video, 28mm wide angle
Sigma DP2 Merrill – NEW DP2, 46mp Foveon X3 Sensor (or 14mp), 3inch 920k screen, VGA video, 45mm wide angle
Sigma SD1 Merrill, the SD1 renamed, repriced, 46mp/14mp Foveon X3 Sensor

Canon Powershot D20 Waterproof
Canon:
Canon IXUS Compacts 510 and 240: 12x, 5x optical zoom, 10/16mp, Wi-Fi
Canon Powershots: All 16mp, all 5x optical zoom, 28-140mm (apart from A4000), all 720p video
Canon Powershot A810, AA batteries, Budget Model
Canon Powershot A1300, Optical viewfinder, AA batteries
Canon Powershot A2300, Lithium-Ion
Canon Powershot A2400 IS, Lithium-Ion
Canon Powershot A3400 IS, Lithium-Ion
Canon Powershot A4000 IS, 8x zoom, Lithium-Ion
Canon Travel Zooms:
Canon Powershot SX240, SX260 HS (GPS): 20x optical zoom, 12mp backlit CMOS, Full HD
Canon Waterproof:
Canon Powershot D20, 10m waterproof,

Latest digital camera reviews, news, and others from around the web. If you have news, please send us your news!

Reviews
Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3, new mirrorless with tilting screen, ePHOTOzine.
Sony NEX C3, latest mirrorless NEX, Photography BLOG.
Nikon D5100, DSLR with Full HD Video, NeoCamera, ePHOTOzine.
Nikon Coolpix S9100, 18x optical zoom, Cameralabs, ePHOTOzine.

New Cameras:
Canon Powershot SX150 IS, 12x optical zoom, AA, more details.
Canon Digital IXUS 1100 HS, 12x optical zoom, more details.
Canon Digital IXUS 230 HS, 8x optical zoom, more details.

Samsung PL210ePHOTOzine has reviewed the Samsung PL210 – a compact camera with a wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens, it starts at 27mm and zooms to 270mm. It’s quite a neat little camera, but according to the review doesn’t do enough to stand out compared to the abundant competition. It also features a 3inch screen, 14 megapixel sensor, lithium ion battery, and takes microSD cards.

More pocket-zooms reviewed: Casio Exilim H30 – comes Recommended thanks to a 12.5x optical zoom lens, 1000 shot battery life, and consistent performance. If you want or need even more zoom, have a look at the Fujifilm FinePix HS20EXR – reviewed by NeoCamera.

More Casio reviews: Casio Exilim ZS5 and ZS10 two similar compact cameras, with 5x optical zoom lens and wallet friendly price (depending where you shop), they are available for less than £100. The Canon Powershot A3200 IS is another wallet friendly camera, available for around £105. If you want an ultra compact, then you could have a look at the stylish Canon Digital IXUS 220 HS – the HS stands for High Speed and the camera features a quick CMOS sensor.

Canon Digital IXUS 310HS
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Canon Digital IXUS 310 HS – the camera looks great – HS System (12.1 MP back-lit CMOS sensor), f/2.0, 24mm, 4.4x zoom. Optical IS, Stainless steel body, 3.2″ PureColor II Touch LCD, Full HD with optical zoom. Dynamic IS, Smart Auto (32 scenes), High-speed Burst & Super Slow Motion Movie, Movie Digest, iFrame movie, Creative modes & manual control – available end of March from Amazon UK (RRP £299)

“The camera is really well made, looks beautiful with its large touch screen on the rear and operating the camera with the screen is easy. Of the few physical buttons on the camera there is a dedicated button to switch the camera into Smart Auto mode. The buttons on the screen are labeled with big logos which are easy to understand and the writing is crisp and clear, making the camera menus easy to navigate.”

More digital camera reviews, photos, and other great links: 54 Awesome photos made with GIMP, Sony Cybershot HX9v Sample Photos and Video, Olympus PEN E-PL2 Review (NeoCamera)

Canon Digital IXUS 115HS
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Canon Digital IXUS 115 HS – with HS System (12.1 MP back-lit CMOS sensor), 28mm wide-angle 4x optical zoom lens. Optical Image Stabilisation, Slim metal body, 3.0″ PureColor II G LCD, Full HD. Dynamic IS. HDMI, Smart Auto (32 scenes), High-speed Burst & Super Slow Motion Movie, Movie Digest, Creative shooting modes, Optional Waterproof Cases, it’s available from Amazon UK

“The Canon IXUS 115 HS is packed with features and performs excellently, while being available at a very reasonable price. Images are great and noise is handled really well.”

Canon IXUS 95 IS Pink
Available in Silver, Pink, Blue, and Grey, the Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS (aka SD1200 IS) is a compact camera that features a 10 megapixel sensor, 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5″ screen, and optical image stabilisation. It’s also one of the smallest cameras available with an optical viewfinder – although due to it’s compact size it’s usefulness may be limited. Announced on the 18th February 2009 the camera is now available for considerably less than the original price, and is often found on special offer.

Canon intro: “Uncompromising style and great value are fused in the Digital IXUS 95 IS. Ease of use is assured by Smart Auto mode, which uses Scene Detection to intelligently optimise settings for better pictures. The Digital IXUS 95 IS has a light, compact design that slips easily into a pocket or purse. It comes in a choice of four colours: silver, grey, blue or pink.”

View our Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS Sample Photo Gallery
Read our Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS Review

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Canon Powershot SD4500 IS IXUS 1000 HS

ePHOTOzine, InfoSyncWorld, Photography BLOG, and Trusted Reviews, have all reviewed the new Canon Powershot SD4500 IS / Digital IXUS 1000 HS – a compact camera with a 10x optical zoom lens (36-360mm), optical image stabilisation, 3″ screen, 10 megapixel back illuminated sensor, full HD video recording (1920×1080), as well as a 240fps video mode, 8.8fps shooting (at 2.5mp), 1cm macro, ISO3200, the metal bodied camera is available in silver, brown and pink for £279. We had a look at the camera at Photokina 2010, and you can view more hands-on photos in the gallery.

Canon Powershot SD4500 IS IXUS 1000 HS

“The Canon IXUS 1000 HS was announced in August to celebrate a decade of IXUS digital compact cameras. There is a 10Mp sensor, a 10x optical zoom and a whole host of shooting modes available to help photographers of any level take fantastic pictures.” – ePHOTOzine

Canon IXUS 105
Amazon UK are selling the new Canon Digital IXUS 105 IS / Powershot SD1300 IS for only £99 – the camera features 12.1 megapixel sensor, 28mm wide angle, 4x zoom lens with Optical IS, 2.7” screen, Smart Auto, Smart Flash Exposure, Face Detection, FaceSelf-Timer, Auto Red-Eye Correction, Motion Detection Technology, i-Contrast, DIGIC 4, Creative shooting modes and VGA movies. The camera is available for £99 in Silver, Brown, Aqua, and Pink

“28mm wide-angle 4.0x zoom lens – A wide 28mm lens is perfect for capturing landscapes or group shots, while a 4.0x optical zoom lets you get closer to your subject. Canon’s optical Image Stabilizer delivers blur-free results throughout the zoom range. 6.8 cm (2.7”) PureColor II LCD – For detailed image review, easy framing and effortless menu navigation, the IXUS 105 features a 6.8 cm (2.7”) PureColor II LCD. A wide viewing angle makes it easy to share images with friends as well as frame shots in bright sunlight.”

Canon IXUS 105

Canon IXUS 95 ISAmazon UK are selling the ultra compact Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS in pink or silver for only £99 – it features a 3x optical zoom lens with optical image stabilisation, 2.5″ screen, 10 megapixel sensor, VGA video recording, face detection, smart auto mode, and optical viewfinder.

If these don’t appeal to you, then here are some of the other best sellers on Amazon UK this week:

1 – Panasonic Lumix TZ7 – 10mp, 12x zoom, 3″, £188
2 – Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS – 10mp, 3x opt zoom, 2.5″ screen, £99
3 – Panasonic Lumix FZ38 – 12mp, 18x zoom, 2.7″, £249
4 – Panasonic Lumix TZ10 – 12mp, 12x zoom, 3″, £241
5 – Panasonic Lumix TZ8 12mp, 12x zoom, 2.7″, £199

Canon IXUS 95 IS

This week Amazon haven’t provided details of what they think are the best deals in digital cameras, so it’s time to make your own up! If you spot any great deals let me know, and I’ll post details on the site. However, after having a look at the best sellers this week, these cameras appear to be excellent value for money:

Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS – 10mp, 3x, 2.5″ compact – £99
Pentax Optio E90 – 10mp, 3x, 2.7″ – New budget camera – £49!
Casio Exilim Z29 – 10mp, 3x, 2.6″, End of line blue? – £51
Sony Cybershot S2000 – 10mp, 3x, 2.5″, £69 after reduction. (+ Free case?)

If these don’t appeal to you, then here are some of the other best sellers on Amazon UK this week:

1 – Canon Digital IXUS 95 IS – 10mp, 3x opt zoom, 2.5″ screen, £99
2 – Panasonic Lumix TZ7 – 10mp, 12x zoom, 3″, £187
3 – Panasonic Lumix TZ8 12mp, 12x zoom, 2.7″, £197
4 – Panasonic Lumix TZ10 – 12mp, 12x zoom, 3″, £251
5 – Fujifilm FinePix A170 – 12mp, 3x zoom, 2.7″, £49