Monthly Archives: May 2009

Rumored Sony Alpha 800 – Hint to upcoming Nikon as well?

May 31, 2009

LCD display ▪ Pop-up flash ▪ Flash sync (1/500) ▪ Camera level ▪ 23 AF sensors ▪ Quick Live View ▪ Video Full HD ▪ Dust/splashes sealed ▪ Aluminum-magnesium alloy body ▪ Released early September, 2009 Similarly, the rumor mills are...
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Olympus Pen Movie: Micro 4/3 teaser?

May 22, 2009
Olympus Pen Movie: Micro 4/3 teaser?

Photorumors.com (great site, I highly recommend it) posted a shot from a movie posted on the Olympus website ostensibly celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Olympus PEN camera. However, since previous statements by Olympus bigwigs indicate that their long-awaited μ4/3 camera will honor the PEN design...
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Pentax launches the K-7 prosumer DSLR

May 22, 2009
Pentax launches the K-7 prosumer DSLR

Pentax announced their newest DSLR, the K-7. Here is a video clip showing off all of the bells and whistles:
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PhaseOne Sensor+, pixel binning, and the future of digital photography.

May 16, 2009
PhaseOne Sensor+, pixel binning, and the future of digital photography.

With the recent announcement of the P40+ MF digital back with Sensor+ technology, Phase One has brought to the market two digital backs with a feature called pixel binning (the top-of-the-line P65+ is the other Sensor+ enabled unit). ... This has the effect of reducing the overall pixel count of the...
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More Olympus Micro 4/3 Rumors

May 15, 2009
More Olympus Micro 4/3 Rumors

In discussions with other photographers (especially those who can read/translate japanese) the announcement states that: the Olympus micro-4/3rds camera(s) have been designed to carry on the philosophy of the "silver-halide" era PEN half-frame cameras; about a third of compact camera users are considering moving...
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