Sony A350 Limited Edition

Sometimes (ok, quite often) we just don’t understand Sony. They just announced a limited edition of their $550 A350 14.2 megapixel entry-level digital SLR. The limited edition costs $850 so what wondrous enhancements do you get for that extra $400? It’s a champagne color. Yep that’s it, $400 for a lick of paint. Sony A350…

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Creative Vado Camcorder

Creative has announced a new inexpensive camcorder: the $99 Vado. It looks more like a cameraphone without the phone part at 4″ x 2.2″ x 0.6 and just 3oz. As a camcorder it’s features are really basic: 640×320 VGA recording at 30 frames per second in MPEG-4 format onto 2GB of internal memory (enough for…

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Olympus E-520 Announced

Olympus has announced the successor to their popular E-510 digital SLR camera. The Olympus E-520 features a 10.1 megapixel sensor, built-in image stabilization, 2.7″ LCD screen, automatic face detection, automatic shadow adjustment, and white balance/exposure adjustment on the LCD preview. The E-520 will be available in June and will cost $599.99 for the body only…

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ5 Reviewed

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ5 9 megapixel 10x optical zoom digital camera has been reviewed by Photography Blog. Here’s what they thought of it: “In summary the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ5 is a marginally better camera than the TZ3, with improved image quality, an excellent LCD screen, useful Intelligent Auto mode for beginners, and the attraction of…

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Eye-Fi wireless SD cards

We told you about the Eye-Fi wireless SD a little while back and we were of the opinion that it was too pricey and they should just come out with a basic version that just uploads to your home network. Guess what they just came out with? yep, 3 new eye-fi wireless SD cards, one…

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Canon Rebel XSi reviews

The Canon Rebel XSi costs $800, has a 12.2 mexapixel resolution, and supports the Canon EF-S lenses (and optionally comes with their new image stabilized 18-55mm lens). Some more sites have now posted their reviews of the Canon Rebel XSi: Cameralabs says “As the successor to the best-selling DSLR of the last 18 months, there’s…

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Canon EOS 450D (Rebel XSi) Reviewed

LetsGoDigital has reviewed the $900 Canon EOS 450D (Rebel XSi) compact digital SLR. Here’s what they thought: “After testing the Canon EOS 450D I am really satisfied with the camera. It is a perfect camera for everybody. If you are just starting with (digital) photography or if you are a bit more experienced, and whether…

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Sony Cybershot DSC-S750 reviewed

The Imaging Resource has reviewed the $150 7.2 megapixel Sony Cybershot DSC-S750 digital camera. Here’s what they thought: “The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S750 is a fairly basic point-and-shoot digital camera. It does offer a 7.2-megapixel CCD, a 3x optical zoom lens and enhanced Sony features like Face Detection and an array of preset scene modes. However,…

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Nikon CoolPix S600 reviewed

Trusted Reviews has reviewed the $250 10 megapixel Nikon Coolpix S600 digital camera with 4x optical zoom. Here’s what they thought: “The Nikon CoolPix S600 is a great-looking camera with a good practical list of features, especially its useful zoom range and outstanding monitor screen. It is well made, simple to use and takes superb…

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