Nikon has unveiled the latest compact camera to join the COOLPIX line-up. With an innovative, multi-touch, Organic LED (OLED) screen, 14.1 megapixels, 5x zoom NIKKOR lens and HD movie capability, the stylish COOLPIX S80 combines ease of use and great performance to guarantee stunning results and individual style.
The S80’s Touch Shutter function allows you to focus and take a picture or video simply by touching the relevant area on the screen, making framing your shots quick and easy, whilst the high resolution (819K dots) OLED touch screen allows you to scroll through the images you have already taken and share them easily with friends and family. The magic of the touch screen is that it makes on-camera retouching simple. With built-in filters such as a fisheye lens, selective colour and a miniature effect you can get creative on the go without having to use a computer.
By introducing the Distagon T 1,4/35, Carl Zeiss is complementing the
Planar T1,4/50 and T1,4/85 lenses with a wide-angle lens that shares the
same high speed. Crisp, sharp images work every time, whether at dusk
or in the weak lighting conditions of a café, and without the need for a
tripod. With its 35-mm, the Distagon T 1,4/35 matches the classic and
versatile standard focal lengths when used on cameras with APS-C sensor
The new pocket camcorder Xacti PD1 from SANYO offer maximum performance with minimal dimensions. Although the ultracompact PD1 (63.1 x 22.0 x 110.8 millimetres) is not much bigger than a mobile phone, it comes with an impressive range of technical features. It can shoot videos in Full HD with 1.080 30p, and the 3x optical zoom allows you to zoom in clearly on distant objects. The camcorder also includes a 10megapixel camera and the integrated Easy Upload function which makes it easy to upload videos directly on YouTube.
Toshiba has announced the launch of 8GB (gigabyte) 16GB and 32GB SDHC UHS-I cards compliant with the SD Memory Card Standard Ver. 3.0 (SD 3.0), UHS104. These new SD cards offer the world’s fastest SDHC data read and write speeds. Toshiba also extended its industry leadership in memory card solutions by unveiling the world’s first 4GB, 8GB and 16GB microSDHC UHS-I cards compliant with (SD 3.0), UHS50.
The PEN E-P2’s stylish retro black metal body will now be complemented by a black M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 17mm lens and a black FL-14 flash in an exclusive, limited availability kit.
Just like the original, it blends high-quality still images like those taken with a Digital Single Lens Reflex (DSLR) with High Definition (HD) video, stereo linear PCM audio recording and In-Camera Creativity inside an ultra-portable body.
The powerfully simple PEN E-P2 is compatible with an array of Micro Four Thirds lenses, including the newly announced M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 75-300 MM F4.8-6.7 and M.ZUIKO DIGITAL ED 40-150MM F4.0-5.6, which feature a high-speed, silent autofocus during still shooting and HD movie capture.