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Olympus PEN Mini E-PM2 Silver

ePHOTOzine and AP has reviewed the new Olympus PEN Mini E-PM2 – the new Micro Four Thirds camera features a 16 megapixel sensor, 8fps continuous shooting, 3 inch touch screen, Art filters and effects, built in image stabilisation and full HD video with stereo sound. The Olympus PEN Mini E-PM2 is available for £499 with kit lens and free 8gb Wi-Fi card.

Olympus PEN EPL3 LiteThe Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3 has been reviewed by a number of websites now, so we thought it would be good to give you links to them all. The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3 sits in the middle of the new line-up of Olympus PEN Micro Four Thirds cameras, and features a 12.1 megapixel sensor, 5.5fps continuous shooting, 3 inch tilting screen, Full HD video with stereo sound, anti-shake sensor, external pop up flash, and ISO200 to ISO12800. The Olympus PEN Lite E-PL3 is available from £491 with kit lens.

ePHOTOzine – Highly Recommended.
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Olympus PEN Mini LargeePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Olympus PEN Mini E-PM1 – the smallest Olympus Micro Four Thirds camera ever! The camera features a 12.1 megapixel sensor, 5.5fps shooting, 3 inch 16:9 screen, 6 art filters, anti-shake sensor, and full HD video with stereo sound. The Olympus PEN Mini E-PM1 is available for £429 with kit lens.

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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.

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ePHOTOzine has reviewed the new Olympus PEN E-P3, the latest Micro Four Thirds camera features a 3inch touch screen, 12 megapixel sensor, changeable grips, and 3fps shooting:

Olympus PEN E-P3 Reviews: ePHOTOzine, Photography BLOG, Announcement, Preview

Latest Digital Camera Reviews on the Web:
Panasonic Lumix GF3 Review: ePHOTOzine, ultra small mirrorless camera, available for £419 with kit lens from Amazon UK.
Panasonic Lumix GF2 Review: ePHOTOzine – only £299 direct from Amazon UK with 14mm lens
Sony Cybershot TX10 Review: ePHOTOzine – waterproof / stylish / compact.
Olympus SZ-10 vs Samsung WB700 Review: 18x zoom battle @ePHOTOzine.
Sony Cybershot HX7v Review: GPS Pocket Zoom: Photography BLOG, ePHOTOzine.

Sigma DP2x

SeriousCompacts has reviewed the new Sigma DP2x, featuring a 41mm (equivalent) f/2.8 lens, 2.5inch screen, 14.6mp (4.7mp x 3) X3 Foveon sensor (APS-C, DSLR sized) that records Red, Green and Blue at each pixel site, 3fps shooting, manual controls, manual focus and RAW support. More Sigma DP2x Reviews: ePHOTOzine

Other reviews from around the web: Sony Cybershot HX9v Review at Cameralabs, ePHOTOzine, Pentax Optio RS1500 Review at PhotographyBLOG, ePHOTOzine, Olympus PEN E-P3 Review at TrustedReviews, Win an Olympus PEN E-P3 at ePHOTOzine.

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Olympus has announced the new Olympus PEN E-P3, Olympus PEN E-PL3 Lite, Olympus PEN E-PM1 Mini, and two new lenses, a wide-angle 12mm f/2.0 lens with manual focus (24mm equivalent), and a 45mm f/1.8 Portrait lens (90mm equivalent). Full details at the links below:

Olympus PEN E-P3 Announcement, Preview
Olympus PEN E-PL3 Lite Announcement, Preview
Olympus PEN E-PM1 Mini Announcement, Preview
Olympus 12mm, 45mm Lens Announcement, Preview (in with the E-P3 Preview)

Also announced: new underwater housing, new flashes, and other accessories here, as well as a size comparison between the new Olympus PEN E-P3, Olympus PEN E-PL3, and Panasonic Lumix G3.

Olympus PEN EPL2
ePhotoZine, Photography BLOG, Pocket-Lint, SteveHuffPhoto.com and DPReview has reviewed the new Olympus PEN E-PL2 Micro Four Thirds camera – it features a new live guide for movies, new design available in red, silver, black and white, with new body grip, updated 3″ 460k pixel screen, a new “live wheel” (control wheel on the back), new 14-42mm Zoom II lens (designed to be quicker and quieter for videos), and the ability to mix art filters. The E-PL2 also features a new accessory port 2 (backwards compatible with earlier accessories), the new port supports new accessories such as the Macro Arm Light, and “PENpal” blue-tooth module.

The Olympus PEN E-PL2 features a 12.3mp sensor, anti-shake sensor, dust reduction sensor, 11 point focus, manual focus, multi-exposure, ISO200-6400, 3fps shooting, built in flash, HD video (720p, 30fps), RAW support, manual controls, 280 shot battery life, lithium-ion battery, HDMI out and SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card support. The Olympus PEN E-PL2 is available for £499 with kit lens.

Olympus PEN EPL2
Olympus has announced the new Olympus PEN E-PL2 Micro Four Thirds camera – it features a new live guide for moveis, new design available in red, silver, black and white, with new body grip, updated 3″ 460k pixel screen, a new “live wheel” (control wheel on the back), new 14-42mm Zoom II lens (designed to be quicker and quieter for videos), and the ability to mix art filters. The E-PL2 also features a new accessory port 2 (backwards compatible with earlier accessories), the new port supports new accessories such as the Macro Arm Light, and “PENpal” blue-tooth module.

Olympus PEN EPL2 Back

“The E-PL2 boosts your photography to the next level. Packed with simple, intuitive settings such as the Live Guide for stills and movies and the Live Wheel for making instant adjustments, the E-PL2 helps you to take incredible pictures. Combine Art Filters with innovative Art Effects at the push of a button for nearly boundless creativity, and view it all instantly on the bright 3” display screen. All of this in the trendsetting PEN design, available in four hot colours and small enough to carry with you wherever you go. A wide range of accessories lets you take your PEN even further, from extreme close up shots of exotic flowers to gorgeous underwater landscapes.”

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With the holiday season coming up, a number of digital cameras are now available on special offer, with upto £50 cashback available on some models, including pocket zooms, digital SLRs, and Micro Four Thirds cameras. We’ll keep this post updated with all the cashback offers available in the UK, the cheapest place to buy them, and details of when the offer expires! Have a look below, and make sure you check the latest prices when buying!

Nikon D3100 DSLRNikon cashback offers are available from the 1st of December 2010 until 31st January 2011. see Nikon for more information.

Nikon D3100 Digital SLRread reviews here – £40 cashback offer “Purchase a Nikon D3100 between 1st March 2011 and 4th May 2011 and claim £40 cashback. Claims must be received by 5th June 2011.”, £394 from Amazon UK, with VR kit lens, making the camera £354 after cashback.

Latest Cashback Offers:

Casio Exilim ZR100

Casio Exilim Cashback – upto £50 on Casio Exilim Digital cameras, including the Casio Exilim ZR100 shown above, until 31st of July 2011. More details here.

Canon Cashback – upto £40 on IXUS / EOS Digital Cameras. Until 1st June 2011.

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