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Canon's first camera, the Kwanon, turns 80 years old.

September 2, 2014 at 5:33 AM

Here's a bit of camera history for you. Today Canon Inc. is celebrating another milestone, this time it's the 80th anniversary of the creation of... Continue Reading

Sony releases new firmware for the RX10: adds XAVC S video format

September 1, 2014 at 8:13 AM

Over the holiday weekend, Sony Electronics announced a firmware update for their popular RX10 prosumer camera. It adds the ability to record video in XAVC... Continue Reading

Ricoh Imaging unveils the Pentax K-S1 DSLR

August 28, 2014 at 1:50 PM

Ricoh has just released a new Petnax branded DSLR, the K-S1. Featuring a newly developed 20-megapixel APS-C sized CMOS image sensor, the K-S1 combines mid-class... Continue Reading

Olympus announces a new digital PEN Lite ILC: the E-PL7

August 27, 2014 at 10:01 PM

Olympus has just introduced their latest digital PEN model, the E-PL7. This model replaces the popular E-PL5 from 2012 with several new updates, including a... Continue Reading

Fujifilm launches an impressive new fixed lens camera with retro styling: the X30

August 25, 2014 at 10:01 PM

Fujifilm has just released information about an all new X-series retro camera, the X30. Building upon the sophisticated X10 and X20 models, the X30 adds... Continue Reading

Nikon releases service advisory for their D810 digital SLR

August 21, 2014 at 12:52 PM

On Tuesday, Nikon USA added a service advisory for their new flagship HD-SLR, the D810. The advisory, which can be found here, notes that some... Continue Reading

Good Samaritan Tracks Down Lost Digicam Owners

August 20, 2014 at 8:08 AM

A nightmare scenario for any traveling family. Touring the sites. Managing a tight budget. Keeping the kids in line. So many interruptions and distractions. So... Continue Reading

Three new cloud-connected printers join Canon's PIXMA All-In-One lineup

August 19, 2014 at 7:15 AM

Canon USA has just added three new PIXMA AIO (All-In-One) printers, the MG7520, MG6620, and MG5620, which all boast cloud connectivity. These affordable wireless printers... Continue Reading