Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX100 Camera

Panasonic unveils its new 12.8MP Lumix DMC-LX100 compact, that is expected to hit stores in the beginning of November. The camera is powered by a new quad-core Venus Engine and features a fixed 3x optical zoom (24-75mm equivalent) lens, a 3-inch 920K-dot touchscreen, a built-in 2764K-dot electronic viewfinder, and manual controls for aperture, shutter speed and exposure. The LX100 can capture Full HD 1080p video at 60fps and 4K video at 30fps and has high speed shooting at up to 11fps. The camera comes with built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5 Camera

Panasonic UK has announced a stylish addition to its mirrorless camera lineup, the DMC-GM5. The "world's smallest" to date ILC sports a 16MP sensor, a 1.2M-dot electronic viewfinder, a 3-inch 921K-dot touchscreen, a hot shoe for an external flash unit included with the camera, and built-in Wi-Fi. The camera captures full HD 1080/60p video and features burst speed shooting with full resolution and AF tracking of at up to 5fps. The GM5 bundled with the 12-32mm kit lens is expected to be available in November for around $900.

Accessories for Panasonic Lumix DMC-GM5:
1. DMW-BLH7 battery;
2. DMW-BLH7 battery charger.

For the complete list of compatible power accessories, please see Panasonic DMC-GM5 Accessories.

Monday, September 15, 2014

Nikon D750 Camera

In time for Photokina 2014, Nikon has announced a new addition to its full-frame SLR lineup, the D750. The camera packs a new 24.3MP CMOS sensor with an optical lowpass filter and IS, the latest EXPEED 4 image processor, an updated 51-point AF system, full manual exposure control, tiltable 1.2M-dot LCD and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity. The D750 can shoot full HD 1080/60p video and has a burst speed of up to 6.5fps. The camera is expected to arrive in September with a price tag of $2299.95 (body only).
Accessories for Nikon D750 cameras:

1. EN-EL15 battery;
2. MH-25 charger.

For the full list of compatible power accessories, please see Nikon D750 Accessories.

Canon PowerShot G7 X, SX60 HS and N2 Cameras

In addition to announcing the 7D Mark II SLR, Canon has revealed three new compacts, the PowerShot G7 X, SX60 HS, and N2.

The PowerShot G7 X sports a large 20.2MP CMOS sensor with an ISO range of 125-12800, a DIGIC 6 processor, a newly designed 4.2x optical zoom (24-100mm equivalent) lens, high speed 31-point AF system, and built-in Wi-Fi and NFC. The camera captures Full HD video and has continuous shooting mode up to 6.5fps. The G7 X will be available in October for around $700.
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon EOS 7D Mark II Camera

Canon has unveiled its new mid-range SLR, the EOS 7D Mark II. The long-awaited camera features a newly designed 20.2MP APS-C sensor with 100-16000 ISO range, dual DIGIC 6 image processor, a new 65-cross-type-point autofocus system, an optical viewfinder with 100% coverage, built-in flash and GPS, and 1040K dots Clear View II LCD monitor. The 7D Mark II has  Full HD 1080/60p video recording function and high speed shooting mode of up to 10fps with ability to capture up to 31 RAW images or 1,090 JPEGs.

The camera will be available in November for $1799 (body only) or $2149 (with an 18-135mm lens kit).

Accessories for Canon EOS 7D Mark II:
1. LP-E6 / LP-E6N battery;
2. LC-E6 charger.

For the full list of compatible power accessories, please see Canon EOS 7D Mark II Accessories.