Sony Alpha a5100 – world’s smallest swapable lens camera

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Sony has just proudly uneiled the new a5100 camera on its website as being “the world’s smallest interchangeable lens camera”. The Sony a5100, part of the Alpha range, comes packed with a 24.3-megapixel APS-C sized Exmor CMOS sensor and BIONZ X processor. The ISO (the level of sensitivity of your camera to available light. The [...]

Samsung releases the Galaxy K Zoom camera smartphone

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Samsung have today officially announced their new Galaxy K Zoom handset after much speculation and leaks. The phone follows the DNA of Sammy’s earlier S4 Zoom, and bolts on a rather nice camera to a high-spec phone. The Galaxy K Zoom is basically an S5 with a slightly smaller screen (4.8-inch as opposed to the [...]

Canon digital cameras – something to suit every snapper


Canon is arguably the world’s number one digital camera manufacturer. It’s a popular brand with a great reputation and Canon produces every kind of camera from basic point-and-shoot compact models to professional Digital SLRs. Canon digital cameras are consistently well-built and easy to use and, no matter whether it’s a point-and-shoot or a pro DSLR, [...]

New Lytro Illum light-field camera looks more like a pro-DSLR

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Lytro is back but has left the square-tubed looks of its original outing behind with a new light-field camera, called the Illum. The Lytro Illum is aimed at both the hobbyist and professional photographer alike and these users should warm to the new snapper thanks to it looking more like a full-frame digital SLR with [...]

Lumoid – Radio Rentals for the Ultra HD generation

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There is a certain thrill when you buy a new gadget but, all too soon, your prized bit of tech is either obsolete or, like the toastie makers and Soda Streams of old, banished to a cupboard never to be used again. Lumoid thinks there’s a better way: Stop buying your gadgets. Rent them. The [...]

Olympus Stylus SH-1 says bye-bye to blur

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The Olympus Stylus SH–1 is one of the first compact cameras to come with five-axis optical image stabilisation (OIS) to cut out those pesky blurred pics. Most compact cameras suffer from movement around the lens. That is largely caused by the weight of the lens on the front of the much smaller body. They also [...]