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Here’s a roundup of reviews and previews from around the web:

Mirrorless:

Nikon 1 V2 at NeoCamera – top of the range mirrorless from Nikon
Nikon 1 J3 at NeoCamera – mid-range mirrorless from Nikon

DSLR:

Canon EOS 6D DSLR Review at Cameralabs, 20mp full frame sensor, ePHOTOzine, etc
Canon EOS 100D Hands-On Preview – 18mp APS-C sensor
Canon EOS 700D Hands-On Preview – 18mp APS-C sensor
Canon EOS 100D Vs 700D Comparison – shown side by size, little and large

Compact:

Fujifilm FinePix XP200 Hands-On Preview – Waterproof, 5x zoom
Nikon Coolpix P330 Review – 12mp, 5x zoom, manual controls RAW etc at ePHOTOzine
Nikon Coolpix L28 Review – 20mp, compact, budget, at ePHOTOzine
Nikon Coolpix S5200 Review – 16mp, Wi-Fi, 6x zoom
Nikon Coolpix A Review – 16mp APS-C, wide-angle lens, at Photography BLOG
Sigma DP3 Merrill 50mm f/2.8 APS-C Foveon sensor at Photography BLOG
Canon Powershot SX270 SX280 HS Preview – 20x zoom, 12mp
Canon IXUS 140 Review – Wi-Fi, 8x optical zoom
Sony Cybershot DSC-WX300 Review – 20x zoom, 18mp, Wi-Fi

A whole bunch of new compact digital cameras and lenses have been announced as part of CP+, Japan’s imaging show currently happening, updated with the latest cameras and lens news…

Canon: (4)
Canon IXUS 255 HS, 10x optical zoom, 12mp high speed, Wi-Fi
Canon IXUS 135, 8x optical zoom, Wi-Fi, 16mp
Canon IXUS 132, 8x optical zoom, 16mp
Canon Powershot A2500, 5x optical zoom, 16mp
Canon EOS 1D-C Firmware Update

Nikon: (9)
Nikon Coolpix S9500, Wi-Fi, 22x optical zoom
Nikon Coolpix S9400, Wi-Fi, 18x optical zoom
Nikon Coolpix S5200, Wi-Fi, 6x optical zoom
Nikon Coolpix AW110, WP (18m), 5x optical zoom
Nikon Coolpix S31, WP (5m), 3x optical zoom, £99
Nikon Coolpix L27, 16mp, 5x optical zoom
Nikon Coolpix L28, 20mp, 5x optical zoom, £89
Nikon Coolpix P520, 42x zoom, 18mp BSI sensor
Nikon Coolpix L820, 30x zoom, 16mp BSI sensor

Olympus: (3 ish)
Olympus XZ-10, Serious Compact, 5x zoom, RAW etc
Olympus VR-370, 12.5x optical zoom
Olympus VG-180, 5x optical zoom
Olympus XZ-2 White edition.

Fujifilm: (2-8) * UK availability of these models unknown
Fujifilm FinePix F900EXR, 20x optical zoom compact travel zoom
Fujifilm FinePix S4800, 30x optical zoom bridge camera, CCD
Fujifilm FinePix F850EXR* 20x optical zoom lens, available in puke colour.
Fujifilm FinePix S6600, S6700, S6800* 26, 28 and 30x optical zoom (CMOS)
Fujifilm FinePix S4600, S4700* 26, 28x optical zoom, CCD

Casio: (5) – UK / European availability unknown
Casio Exilim ZR700, 18x optical zoom, RAW, high speed shooting, 470 shots, 16mp
Casio Exilim ZR400, 12.5x optical zoom, high speed shooting, 515 shots, 16mp
Casio Exilim ZS-160, 12.5x optical zoom, 16mp
Casio Exilim ZS-25, 6x optical zoom, 16mp
Casio Exilim QV-R300, 5x optical zoom lens, 16mp

Sony:
Firmware updates for A99, A77, A65, A57, A37, NEX-7/6/5R/5N/F3.

Pentax: (3)
Pentax Optio WG-3, WG-3 GPS, Waterproof
Pentax Optio WG-10, Waterproof

New Lens Announcements:

Olympus:
Olympus 75-300mm Update, m43, with Zero coating

Tamron:
Tamron 14-150mm VC Micro Four Thirds lens

Sigma:
19mm f/2.8 DN m43/Nex lens – updated design on previous model
30mm f/2.8 DN m43/Nex lens – updated design on previous model
60mm f/2.8 DN m43/Nex lens
30mm f/1.4 DC Sigma, Nikon, Canon lens (APS-C)

Tokina:
Tokina 12-28mm f/4 DX
Tokina 70-200mm f/4 FX

Nikon:
Nikkor 18-35mm f/3.5-4.5G wide-angle zoom lens
Nikkor 800mm f/5.6 super telephoto lens

Panasonic:
14-42mm compact standard zoom lens

Pentax:
Pentax Q Body Cap Lens (Toy lens)

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

Canon IXUS 500 HS
Canon Powershot G1-X Announced – Large 14.3 MP CMOS sensor, DIGIC 5, HS System, 4x zoom 28-112mm f/2.8; Intelligent IS, 3.0” tilting screen, Optical viewfinder, Manual, RAW

Canon IXUS 500 HS (Canon re-using the same name again – it’s called the ELPH 520 HS in the US) – 12x optical zoom ultra compact, micro SD card! 10mp CMOS, 3inch screen, shown above.

Canon IXUS 125 HS – Compact, 16mp CMOS, 5x zoom, 3inch screen.

canon-ixus-1100-black
ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Canon Digital IXUS 1100 HS – it features a wide angle 12x optical zoom lens, 3.2inch touch screen, 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor for high speed shooting, and a compact metal body available in silver, black and red. The Canon IXUS 1100 HS is available from Amazon UK.

 

CANON IXUS 230 HS BLUEePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Canon IXUS 230 HS – a compact digital camera with an 8x optical zoom lens, 12 megapixel backlit CMOS sensor, 3 inch screen, metal body, full HD video, image stabilisation, and slow motion video. The Canon IXUS 230 HS is available from £206 in a number of colours.

Canon Digital IXUS 310HS
Canon has announced the new Canon Digital IXUS 310 HS – 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)

“A bright f/2.0 lens captures low-light images and fast-moving subjects at higher shutter speeds brilliantly. A 24mm ultra-wide coverage lets you put more in the frame, while Canon’s advanced optical IS reduces blur caused by camera shake.”

Canon Digital IXUS 220HS
Canon has announced the new Canon Digital IXUS 220 HS – HS System (12.1 MP back-lit CMOS sensor), 24mm, 5x zoom. Optical IS, Stainless steel body, 2.7″ PureColor II G LCD, Full HD with optical zoom. Dynamic IS, Smart Auto (32 scenes), High-speed Burst & Super Slow Motion Movie, Movie Digest, Creative shooting modes, Optional Waterproof Cases – available February from Amazon UK (RRP £199)

“Movie Digest captures up to 4-seconds of the action before a shot is taken, joining all the clips together from the same day into a single VGA movie to add to your collection of photos.”

Canon Digital IXUS 115HS
Canon has announced the new Canon Digital IXUS 115 HS – with HS System (12.1 MP back-lit CMOS sensor), 28mm, 4x zoom. Optical IS, 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 at the end of February from Amazon UK (RRP £179).

“HS System excels in low light allowing you to capture the real atmosphere of the moment without flash or tripod. A high performance DIGIC 4 processor and high sensitivity image sensor give superior image quality in all situations.”

Canon IXUS 105
Amazon UK are selling the new Canon Digital IXUS 105 IS / Powershot SD1300 IS for only £89 – 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 £89 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