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Control your Canon DSLR from your Android Smartphone

DSLR Controller (Beta) is a nifty little application that every Canon DLSR owners should get! Once connected to your Camera via USB, DSLR Controller will let you from your smartphone or tablet touchscreen change all setting you may nee[...]
Control your Canon DSLR from your Android Smartphone
Control your Canon DSLR from your Android Smartphone

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Is this the Sony to be official Alpha A77?

Well according to the Dyxum Forum, these pictures are the official picture of the soon to be launched Sony Alpha A77, a new 24Mpix DSPL with 1080p video capabilities, translucent mirror for quick autofocus and double Bionz Image Proces[...]
Is this the Sony to be official Alpha A77?
Is this the Sony to be official Alpha A77?

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Pentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-format

The Pentax 645D is one of the most impressive camera that I had the chance to review, and today I am glad to report that Pentax Japan announced a new 645D limited edition to celebrate its “Camera of the Year” award delivered by the Cam[...]
Pentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-format
Pentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-formatPentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-formatPentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-formatPentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-formatPentax announces exclusive limited edition of its 645D Medium-format

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Panasonic Officially launches the Lumix GF3 in Japan as well as Europe and North America!

Panasonic just announced its new Lumix series of Camera in Japan with the Lumix G3 That we already had the chance to play with a few weeks ago and its new compact GF3. The GF3 comes with a 12.10Mpix Live MOS 4/3 sensor, 3″ Touchs[...]
Panasonic Officially launches the Lumix GF3 in Japan as well as Europe and North America!
Panasonic Officially launches the Lumix GF3 in Japan as well as Europe and North America!

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Sigma’s amazing 46Mpix DSLR SD1 to land in Japan June 10th!

And “voila” this now official, Sigma’s all mighty 46Mpix DSLR, the SD1 will finally be available for us all living in Japan starting from June 10th! Excited? Well yes you should be, but before rushing to the nearest travel agency to bo[...]
Sigma’s amazing 46Mpix DSLR SD1 to land in Japan June 10th!
Sigma’s amazing 46Mpix DSLR SD1 to land in Japan June 10th!

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[Hands-On] Panasonic Lumix G3

We flew to France just for that! Well no, not really since we had some for us who covered the French launched of the Lumix G3. This said we finally had some quality time with the new Lumix G3 another impressive camera from Panasonic. F[...]
[Hands-On] Panasonic Lumix G3
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Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3

Panasonic Europe and America has announced today the launch of yet another Micro 4/3 wonder, the G3! So what’s new here? First of all the G3 comes with a slightly modernized body design and also some serious upgrade! Like the GH2, the [...]
Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3
Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3Panasonic unleash a new Micro 4/3 DSLR with the G3

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Pentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow series

Pentax introduced yesterday a new K-r in cooperation with Tower Records Japan, the “TOWER RECORDSxPENTAX RAINBOW K-r,” a regular Pentax K-r featuring a dedicated boot-up and shutdown screen and a funky new colorful body! This model wil[...]
Pentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow series
Pentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow seriesPentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow seriesPentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow seriesPentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow seriesPentax introduces two new funky K-r in Japan with a new Camo and Rainbow series

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Nikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a reality

We were all waiting from Nikon to reveal an affordable powerful DLSR, and this day my friend has come, behold the almighty D5100! This new DSLR comes pack with a 16.2Mpix censor, a nice 3” articulated LCD, a 1080p video mode with Autof[...]
Nikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a reality
Nikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a realityNikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a realityNikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a realityNikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a realityNikon D5100, 16.2Mpix, 1080p now a reality

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FreshDV publish a nice and exhaustive review on the Aqua Tech DC-5 v2, an Underwater housing for Canon 5D MK II

Not sure that I will have the opportunity to shoot future let’s Visit Tokyo underwater, but if you plan to shoot HD Video with your 5D MK II underwater just go and check FreshDV’s review on the Aqua Tech DC-5 v2, very instructive! Fres[...]
FreshDV publish a nice and exhaustive review on the Aqua Tech DC-5 v2, an Underwater housing for Canon 5D MK II

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Samsung introduces five new Lenses for its NX DLSR

Samsung announced this morning five new NX lenses all featuring the company i-Funtion system allowing users to adjust the camera settings directly from the lens. The new lenses includes a stabilized 18-200mm with Samsung VCM Technology[...]
Samsung introduces five new Lenses for its NX DLSR
Samsung introduces five new Lenses for its NX DLSRSamsung introduces five new Lenses for its NX DLSRSamsung introduces five new Lenses for its NX DLSR

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[CP+ 2011] What you might have missed

CP+ 2011 is now over, and even if it was a little bit smaller than last year’s one, there still was pretty nice stuff to be seen. So here is the list of the news related to this event, enjoy it! 1. Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, [...]
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[CP+ 2011] Sigma’s DP2x in action

Announced yesterday ahead of CP+ we had the chance to play for a while with Sigma’s latest DP2x and its improved AF. Of course we did not had the chance to really go deep into our quick test, but we have to admit that the DP2x AF is no[...]
[CP+ 2011] Sigma’s DP2x in action
[CP+ 2011] Sigma’s DP2x in action[CP+ 2011] Sigma’s DP2x in action[CP+ 2011] Sigma’s DP2x in action

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[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders

Today at CP+ Sony had one of the most interesting booths with many products that were yet been made available to the public and the general press. Nothing really we did not heard about in the past or during CES, but we couldn’t resist [...]
[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders
[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders[CP+ 2011] Sony Advance Model, NXCAM prototype, PMW-F3 and other NEX Wonders

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Sony to open its “E-mount” specification to other manufacturers of lenses and mount adaptors.

What a pleasant surprise! Sony has announced today that it will disclose the basic specifications of its “E-mount” for interchangeable single lens cameras, without fee, to manufacturers of lenses and mount adaptors, startin[...]
Sony to open its “E-mount” specification to other manufacturers of lenses and mount adaptors.
Sony to open its “E-mount” specification to other manufacturers of lenses and mount adaptors.

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Sigma announced the DP2x in Japan

Sigma Photo as introduced this morning a new version of its fantastic DP2, the DP2x. This model come with a 14Mpix FOVEON X3 direct image sensor comes with all features of the DP2 as well as a new high speed Auto Focus or AFE (Analog F[...]
Sigma announced the DP2x in Japan
Sigma announced the DP2x in JapanSigma announced the DP2x in Japan

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[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)

We just came back from Canon’s press conference where the company introduced today two new entry level DSRLs with the Kiss X5 (Rebel T3i) and Kiss X50 (Rebel, T3). Both models don’t come with stunning improvements but just enough to ke[...]
[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)
[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)[Hands-On - Video] Canon releases EOS Kiss X5 and Kiss X50 in Japan (Rebel T3i and Rebel T3)

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Sigma slashes its APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens price in Japan to match overseas ones

In a rather unusual but welcome move, Sigma has announced yesterday that will cut the price of one of its lens, the APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM, by 50,000 Yen in order to match overseas price. Has you maybe aware, Japan is facing qu[...]
Sigma slashes its APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens price in Japan to match overseas ones
Sigma slashes its APO 70-200mm F2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens price in Japan to match overseas ones

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[Toy Forum 2011] Cute Pentax K-x Color keychain

Love your Pnetax K-x color so why don’t you adopt one of these cute little Pentax K-x color keychain the? Proposed by Takara Tomy at around 200 Yen, these keychain are now available in Japan and in 20 different colors.
[Toy Forum 2011] Cute Pentax K-x Color keychain
[Toy Forum 2011] Cute Pentax K-x Color keychain[Toy Forum 2011] Cute Pentax K-x Color keychain[Toy Forum 2011] Cute Pentax K-x Color keychain

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Unleash your DSLR Raw power by checking your Camera Micro AF settings!

This news may be slightly out of topic today, but I would like to share with you the importance of Micro AF adjustment on your DSLR. Here you are an example below that will demonstrate how important Micro AF adjustment is when you want[...]
Unleash your DSLR Raw power by checking your Camera Micro AF settings!

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Lightest, Smallest 15x DSLR zoom lens soon to be released by Tamron

Tamron has announced what they claim to be the world’s smallest and lightest 15x optical zoom lens. It uses Piezo Drive AF also known as PZD AF and covers a focal range of 18-270mm. Using piezoelectric autofocus monitor, the lens is ma[...]
Lightest, Smallest 15x DSLR zoom lens soon to be released by Tamron
Lightest, Smallest 15x DSLR zoom lens soon to be released by Tamron

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A free firmware upgrade for Sony A850 and A900

Sony published a press release yesterday announcing the release of a new and free firmware upgrade for its A850 and A900 DSLRs. On top of increasing Autofocus’ response speed, this new firmware expands the range of exposure value[...]
A free firmware upgrade for Sony A850 and A900
A free firmware upgrade for Sony A850 and A900A free firmware upgrade for Sony A850 and A900

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