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Adobe Camera Raw 2.4 Beta

Adobe Camera Raw 2.4 Beta

If you have bought one of the newer high-end digital cameras you may have been bummed to find out that Photoshop CS didn't support the RAW image format on those cameras.

Well, Adobe has just released a public beta of their Adobe Camera Raw plug-in that adds support for the RAW format of the following cameras to Photoshop CS:

* Canon EOS 20D
* Canon PowerShot S70
* Canon PowerShot G6
* Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II
* Konica Minolta DiMAGE A200
* Konica Minolta MAXXUM 7D
* Nikon D2X

Time for us to switch to using RAW format on our 20D and see what the results are like.

Download Page for Windows or Download Page for Mac

Posted December 21, 2004 in Cameras , Software | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide

Canon Eos 20D Detailed Review

Alan from Pfucata.com emailed to let us know about a digital camera buyer's guide he wrote.

"Digital cameras offer more value today than they ever have, and you can buy a camera today without having to worry about it being obsolete. Unfortunately, like the famous opening line from Dicken's classic novel, it's also a difficult time to find the right digital camera. Never have there been so wide a range of options and so wide a range of quality. Fortunately, with Pfucata as your personal guide, you'll easily be able to find your perfect digital camera and it begins with by realizing that there are two different types of cameras."

It seems like a useful guide for anyone looking for a new digital camera and you can read the full guide at firingsquad.com:

Digital Camera Buyer's Guide

Olympus Evolt E-300 Pricing Announced

olympus e300 digital slr camera

Olympus have announced pricing for the nice looking Evolt E-300 digital SLR camera:

"EVOLT E-300 Digital SLR:
$999.99 estimated street price including the 14-45mm lens ($1399 MSRP)
14-45mm f3.5 - f5.6 Lens: $249.95 estimated street when purchased separate from EVOLT ($299 MSRP)
40-150mm f3.5 - f4.5 Lens: $279.95 estimated street ($349 MSRP).
HLD-3 Battery Holder: $99.99 estimated street price ($119.95 MSRP).
Semi Hard Case CS3-SH (for EVOLT E-300 and 14.45mm or 14-54mm zooms): $49.95 estimated street price ($59.95 MSRP)."

Full press release and more info

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II Review

canon eos 1ds mark 2 II info specs

It isn't available until next week but Michael Reichmann got a Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II to review.

The Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II is an $8,000 professional digital camera, the kind of camera professional photographers use, not the kind of camera an average guy takes on vacation.

"Canon's One Series cameras are that company's flagship. These are the most rugged, full-featured and fastest shooting cameras that Canon knows how to design and build. They are also a work-in-progress. Each new version builds on the one previous."

Find out what you get for your 8 grand (or 12 grand when you buy a couple of good lenses for it) by reading Michael's review.

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II Review

Posted November 18, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (1)

Canon Eos 20D Detailed Review

Canon Eos 20D Detailed Review

Dpreview has finally posted their full detailed review of the Canon Eos 20D digital camera.

The best description is.... detailed..... 29 pages of every detail you could possibly ever want.

It is a great review of the Canon Eos 20D if you are a real techhead: even their overall conclusion (below) of 5 paragraphs plus 23 positive bullets and 12 negative bullets.

Personally I love my 20D and it has proved invaluable when looking at and comparing houses recently, I have yet to learn 1% of all the manual options, gizmos, and tricks of the camera, but I love the picture quality, speed, and feel of the 20D.

Dpreview Canon Eos 20D review

Continue reading "Canon Eos 20D Detailed Review"

Kyocera Contax i4R Photos

contax i4r digital camera

sorobangeeks went to the WPC Expo in Japan and photographed a lot of interesting stuff including the Kyocera Contax i4R digital camera.

The Contax i4R is just 3.7" x 1.5" x 0.8" and weighs 3.1oz. It has a fixed length 65mm f/2.8Carl Zeiss lens that can focus down to 2 inches, an 8x digital zoom, and a 4 megapixel sensor.

Other features of the Contax i4R are: SD memory card slot, sliding flash/lens cover, 9 point autofocus, 640x480 30 frames/second AVI movie recording, and usb 2.0 connectivity.

The Contact i4R will be available in 3 colors: black, silver, and red, and it should cost around $450 when it is released in mid-October.

(photos at sorobangeeks)

Hasselblad H1D

hasselblad h1d medium format digital camera

Digital Media Thoughts found the product page for the Hasselblad H1D medium format digital camera that was first mentioned at Photokina last month.

The Hasselblad H1D is massive, reminding me of the ugly new Honda SUV, but its specs are very impressive:

The Hasselblad H1D has a large 22 megapixel 37mm by 49mm sensor, and instead of a CF card slot it has a built in 40GB hard drive: a necessity as each image can be 132MB in size (so even with the hard drive it can only store 850 images!).

The Hasselblad H1D has all the manual controls you would expect from a world class professional camera, and has a price to match: $22,000

Hasselblad H1D Product Page

(via digitalmediathoughts)

Posted October 19, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Casio EXILIM EX-Z50 Red Star

casio exilim ex-z50 camera

Ok, I can see the red part of the name of the new camera from Casio but where is the star?

Apart from the pretty color this is a fairly standard digital camera: 5 megapixels, SD/MMC card slot, 320 x 240 video, USB connectivity, and 3x optical zoom.

The Casio EXILIM EX-Z50 Red Star will be available in November.

Useless trivia: Red Star is also the name of a nice restaurant in Portland Oregon.

Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D

konica minolta maxxum 7d

We got a close look at the Konica Minolta Maxxum 7D over at the Digital Life show, we also got some hints as to what it will cost.

The Maxxum 7D is a 6.3 megapixel digital SLR camera that has built in anti-shake technology meaning you don't need image-stablized lenses to get clearer pictures.

I asked the Konica Minolta staff about pricing and they said they didn't know what price it would be, I changed tack and asked which canon camera they expected it to compete on price with: the Digital Rebel, the 20D, and the 1Ds Mark II, and they replied the 20D... so expect it to cost $1300-$1600.

It seems like a good camera but compared to my Canon 20D it thought it was too cluttered with dials, switches and knobs. If you are in NY you can see the 7D at the Digital Life show at the Javits Center until Sunday October 16th.

Pictures below (3502 x 2336 pixel photos available on request)

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Epson P2000 Multimedia Storage Viewer

Epson P2000 Multimedia Storage Viewer

Epson has announced a new photo viewer / storage box: the Epson P2000 Multimedia Storage Viewer.

The Epson P2000 Multimedia Storage Viewer features a 40gb hard drive, 640 x 480 pixel (VGA) 3.8" screen, Photo playback, Movie playback, Music playback, A/V out, CompactFlash and SD memory card slots, RAW data support as native (supports RAW from Nikon and Canon).

Connectivity on the Epson P2000 Multimedia Storage Viewer is USB 2.0 and it can connect direct to a photo printer for printing out pictures.

Battery life is said to be 3 hrs, it will be available in November, and it will cost £349 in the uk and around $500 in the US.

(via dpreview)

Best Ultra Compact Camera

Best Ultra Compact Camera

Anandtech has put together a good comparison of 3 recently released ultra compact cameras: the Canon PowerShot S410, the Casio Exilim Ex-Z40, and the Pentax Optio S40.

All 3 cameras are about the same ultra compact size (roughly 3" x 2" x 1"), cost around $300-$350, and offer 3x optical zoom and 4 megapixel output.

Which camera did Anandtech pick as the best ultra compact digital camera?, check their article to find out.....

Anandtech Article

Posted October 5, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Canon Eos 20D Review and Firmware Update

canon eos 20d review and firmware

Canon have released an update to the firmware on the EOS 20D digital camera that fixes the following:

1) Fix the problem of shutter release not working.
2) Improves reliability when using some CF cards.

PC Magazine have also released a review of the Canon EOS 20D.

Our Canon EOS 20D arrived last week and we had fun over the weekend playing with it: it's a great camera. We will have more of a review in the next couple of weeks.

Continue reading "Canon Eos 20D Review and Firmware Update"

Posted October 4, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Epson L500V

epson l500v entry level 5 megapixel digital camera

It seems that most new digital cameras released today are at least 4 megapixels in resolution.

Epson's new entry level digital camera, the Epson L500V, offers that and more.

The Epson L500V features a 5 megapixel sensor, 640x480 video, 3x optical zoom, 4x digital zoom, 2.5" (comparitively large) LCD screen, 32mb internal memory, and SD/MMC memory card slot.

The Epson L500V is 3.6" x 2.5" x 1.2" and weighs 5.8oz.

No price or release date yet. My guess for the price of the Epson L500V would be around $400-$450.

(via dpreview)

Kyocera Contax i4R

contax i4r digital camera

Contax (a brand of Kyocera) has announced a new high quality small digital camera: The Contax i4R.

The Contax i4R is just 3.7" x 1.5" x 0.8" and weighs 3.1oz. It has a fixed length 65mm f/2.8Carl Zeiss lens that can focus down to 2 inches, an 8x digital zoom, and a 4 megapixel sensor.

Other features of the Contax i4R are: SD memory card slot, sliding flash/lens cover, 9 point autofocus, 640x480 30 frames/second AVI movie recording, and usb 2.0 connectivity.

The Contact i4R will be available in 3 colors: black, silver, and red, and it should cost around $450 when it is released in mid-October.

(press release)

Mamiya ZD Medium Format Camera

mamiya zd medium format camera

Mamiya has announced a medium format digital camera: The Mamaya ZD, as well as a camera back: The Mamiya ZD Back.

Medium format is the preferred solution for many professional photographers, having a wider field of view and larger more detailed pictures than regular 35mm film.

This concept translates equally well to digital cameras: The Mamiya ZD has a 36x48mm 22 Megapixel Full Frame RGB Square-structured CCD sensor compared to the 17x13mm sensor of the Olympus E300, or the 24x16mm sensor of the Nikon DX2 SLR Digital Cameras.

The Mamiya ZD is expected to cost over $10,000 so it is strictly for serious professional photographers.

letsgodigital has a hands on review

Gizmodo has the full specs

Olympus E300 Digital SLR

olympus e300 digital slr camera

Olympus have announced a new digital SLR camera at the Photokina trade show.

The Olympus E300 is an 8 megapixel digital camera with a 17.3mm x 13mm sensor, and it is the third digital SLT offered by Olympus that uses their FourThirds technology.

Other features include lots of manual controls, CompactFlash storage card, pop-up flash, 1.8" LCD, and 1500mAh battery. The Olympus E300 comes as a kit with a new 14-45mm Zuiko Digital lens (equivalent to 28-90mm on a 35mm film camera).

The Olympus E300 is 5.8" x 3.4" x 2.5" and weighs 1.3lb without the lens.

Pricing has not yet been announced.

Posted September 27, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (3) | Comments (2)

Canon Eos 20D Shipping Now

canon eos 20d photos

Amazon.com has just started shipping the Canon Eos 20D Digital Camera.

If you want a good balance between high end professional digital camera and affordability this is currently the best choice.

For $1499 you get the camera body without a lens but I would recommend paying the extra $100 to get the camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens.

Full specs below.

Canon EOS 20D 8.2MP Digital SLR Camera with EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens $1599 at Amazon.com
Canon EOS 20D 8.2MP Digital SLR Camera (body only) $1499 at Amazon.com

Continue reading "Canon Eos 20D Shipping Now"

Posted September 24, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II

canon eos 1ds mark 2 II info specs

Info is slipping out on the Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II professional digital camera that may be officially announced later this week.

The Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II is supposed to feature a 16.7 megapixel sensor (4992 x 3328 pixels), have both CF and SD memory card slots, larger buffe (4 images per second up to 11 images RAW or 32 JPEG), and more tweaking options than a mere mortal will ever need.

More detailed features of the Canon EOS 1Ds Mark II are: ISO: 100-1600 (ext 50-3200), 45 AF-points, 1/8000-30 sec, 2 inch 223,000 pixel LCD TFT Screen, 20 Personal preferences with 65 instances, 27 Personal functions, and weight of 1215g + 335g battery (NP-E3).

(thanks gizmodo)

Nikon D2X Professional SLR

nikon d2x digital SLR camera

Nikon has announced a new professional digital SLR camera: the Nikon D2X.

The Nikon D2X has a 12.4 megapixel sensor and captures up to 5 frames a second (or 8 frames per second at 6.8 megapixels).

One really interesting feature is that the Nikon D2X supports a 802.11b/g Wi-Fi wireless transmitter/remote control.

Another unusual feature of the Nikon D2X is a secure interface between the camera and a conpact flash card using encryption keys and/or passwords (only works with some planned Lexar CF cards).

More details and the press release below.

(full specs from Nikon)

Continue reading "Nikon D2X Professional SLR"

Sony Cybershot V3

sony cybershot V3 prosumer 7.2 megapixel digital camera

New digital camera #3 for today from Sony is the Cybershot V3.

The Sony Cybershot V3 is more "prosumer" featuring a 7.2 megapixel sensor, 2.5" LCD screen, 4x optical zoom, MemoryStick and Compactflash (type 1 only) memory card slots, hot show for flash, some manual controls, and 640 x 480 pixel 30 frames/second video.

The Sony Cybershot V3 is 4.7" x 2.2" x 2.7" and weighs 13.8oz.

The Sony Cybershot V3 will be available in late october for around $700.

Sony Cybershot L1

sony cybershot L1 4.1 megapixel digital camera

Sony's second new camera for today is the ultra-compact Sony Cybershot L1.

The Sony Cybershot L1 features a 4.1 megapixel sensor, 3x optical zoom, 1.5" transreflective LCD screen and records video at 640 x 480 pixels and 30 frames/second onto a MemoryStick Pro memory card.

The Sony Cybershot L1 manages to pack all of that into a body that is just 3.8" x 1.7" x 1" and weights just 4oz.

The Sony Cybershot L1 will be available in October and will cost around $300.

Sony Cybershot T3

sony cybershot T3 slim camera, 5.1 megapixel

No, it isn't a new Arnie Terminator movie, it's the new slim digital camera from Sony.

The Sony Cybershot T3 is a 5.1 megapixel camera with a 3x optical zoom and a 2.5" LCD screen that also shoots video at 640x480 30 frames/second (to a MemoryStick Pro memory card).

The Cybershot T3 weighs just 5oz, and is very small and thin (3.6" x 2.4" x 0.7"), but cannot claim the world's smallest crown which stays with the Casio Exlim EX-S100.

The Sony T3 will be available in October for around $500.

Posted August 30, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Casio Exlim EX-S100 - World's Smallest

casio exlim EX-S100 digital camera worlds smallest optical zoom camera

Casio has announced the Exlim EX-S100, which they claim is the world's smallest digital camera with an optical zoom - roughly the width and height of a business card and 0.66 inches thick.

The Casio EX-S100 is a 3.2 megapixel camera and features a 2.8x optical zoom, 4x digital zoom, 2" 354x240 pixel LCD screen, 9.3mb built-in memory and an SD / MMC memory card slot.

Exact dimensions of the Casio EX-S100 are 3.49" x 2.26" x 0.66" and the weight is 3.98 ounces. (By comparison the Canon SD-110 is 3.2 megapixel, 2x optical zoom, 3.35" x 2.2" x 0.94" and 5.82oz).

Press Release

Casio Exlim EX-Z55 and EX-Z50 cameras

casio exlim ex-z50 and ex-z55 digital cameras

Casio has announced the EX-Z50 and EX-Z55 digital cameras (replacing the existing EX-Z40 model.

The Casio EX-Z50 and EX-Z55 are 5 megapixel slim body cameras with large LCDs.

The Casio EX-Z50 has a 2" 354x240 pixel LCD, and the EX-Z55 has a 2.5" 480x240 pixel LCD.

Both the EX-Z50 and the EX-Z55 feature a 3x optical zoom and 4x digital zoom, 9.3mb built-in flash memory, and a SD / MCC memory card slot.

The dimensions of both the EX-Z50 and EX-Z55 are 3.5" x 2.3" x 0.9", and the EX-Z50 weighs 4.3 ounces (the EX-Z55 is lsightly heavier at 4.6 ounces).

Press Release

Casion QV-R61 6 Megapixel Camera

casio exlim QV-R61 6 megapixel digital camera

Casio has announced the QV-R61 6 megapixel digital camera.

The QV-R61 features a 3x optical zoom (plus 4x digital zoom), 2" 354x240 pixel LCD screen, and 3 photos in 1 second burst speed, all in a compact aluminium body.

The QV-R61 has an internal 9.7mb flash memory as well as a SD / MMC memory card slot.

The dimensions of the Casio QV-R61 are 3.5" x 2.4" x 1.3" and weight without batteries is 6 ounces.

Press Release

Casio Exlim Pro EX-P700

casio exlim pro ex-p700 7 megapixel digital cameras

Casio has announced the Exlim Pro EX-P700 7 megapixel digital camera.

The Exlim Pro EX-P700 features a 4x optical zoom (plus 4x digital zoom), 2" LCD screen, 3 photos per second burst speed (max 5 photos) and a lot of the usual high-end imaging features.

The Exlim Pro EX-P700 has an internal 8.9mb memory and a SD / MMC card slot.

Dimensions of the Casio P700 are 3.9" x 2.7" x 1.8" and weight without batteries is 8 ounces.

Press Release

Canon Powershot G6 Details

canon powershot g6 information specs

Of all the cameras announced by Canon last week the one we would most likely buy is the Canon Powershot G6.

Naturally we would love an Eos 20D but at $1999 with the nice new image stablized lens it is difficult to justify the price unless we were using the camera daily.

The Canon Powershot G6 however, at $699 (likely to be closer to $650 if you shop around), can do about 80% of what the 20D can at about a third of the price.

Continue reading to see why we like the Canon Powershot G6.

The G6 is available at Amazon.com for $699 with a ship date of September 15th.

Continue reading "Canon Powershot G6 Details"

Canon makes it all official

canon powershot g6 information specs

Canon has made a lot of the recent digital camera rumors official with a slew of press releases announcing:

Canon Eos 20D: Digital SLR Camera, 8.2 megapixel, DIGIC II Image processor, 9-Point autofocus and up to 23 consecutive frames at five frames per second. Estimated street price of the Canon Eos 20D is $1,499 without a lens, $1,599 with the EF-S 18-55mm zoom lens, and $1,999 with the new EF-S 17-85mm image stablized wide angle zoom lens. Available in September.

Canon G6: 7.1 megapixel, 4x zoom lens, 2" lcd, available September for $699 price tag.

Canon Powershot S70: 7.1 megapixel, 3.6x zoom, available September for $599.

Canon Powershot A95: 5 megapixel, 3x zoom, available September for $399.

Canon Powershot A85: 4 megapixel, 3x zoom, available September for $299.

Canon Powershot A400: 3.2 megapixel, 2.2 zoom, 4 different colors, entry level, available September for $179.

Posted August 20, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Canon Eos 20D Full Specs

canon eos 20d photos

The full specs of the Canon Eos 20D SLR Digital Camera have started appearing on a number of websites.

The Canon Eos 20D will feature and 8.2 megapixel CMOS sensor, support for Canon's EF-S lenses, fast burst mode, 9 selectable focus points, DIGIC2 chip, and a cute little joystick on the pack!.

You can't buy the Canon Eos 20d yet (as of 8/20) but we will tell you as soon as you can. The official price will be $1499 for the body only, $1599 for the body with 18-55mm EF-S lens, or $1999 for the body with a new 17-85mm EF-S image stablized lens.

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Canon Eos 20D

canon eos 20d photos

PhotographyBlog seems to have found photos of the often-rumored Canon Eos 20D accidentally placed on the Canon USA Press Room ahead of schedule.

The main rumor they confirm is that the Eos 20D will support the same EF-S lenses as the Digital Rebel 300D. It also appears that there will be new EF-S image-stabilized 17-85mm F4-5.6 and EF-S wide-angle 10-22mm F3.5-4.5 lenses.

more from PhotographyBlog

Pentax Optio 750Z

pentax option 750z 7 megapixel digital camera

Pentax has introduced a new high-end digital camera - the Pentax Optio 750Z.

The Optio 750Z looks like a leftover from the 1960's but packs a 7 megapixel sensor and a 5x digital zoom into it's 3.9 x 2.4 x 1.7 inch, 9oz body.

Other features of the Pentax Optio 750Z include a 1.8" LCD, 10 shooting modes, super macro mode, digital exposure metering, hybrid autofocus, SD card slot, and a 640x480 30fps video mode.

Price will probably be in the $600-700 range and the Pentax Optio 750Z should be available in October

Press Release

Canon Powershot Pro1

canon powershot pro1 8mp 8 megapixel digital camera

The Canon Powershot Pro1 is the top end camera in Canon's Powershot range of consumer digital cameras.

The Pro1 is an 8 megapixel digital camera that works well at "point and click" but also has a lot more manual settings than most powershot cameras including focus bracketing, exposure bracketing, aperture and shutter priority, and a self-timer.

Trusted Reviews reviewed the Canon Powershot Pro1 and liked it but concluded that for a similar price you might be better off going for the Canon Eos Digital Rebel instead.

Review at Trusted Reviews

Canon Prosumer Digital Cameras

A lot of people think that Canon's prosumer (high-end consumer as opposed to full-time professional photographer) digital cameras are the best around.

Currently you have a choice between the Canon Eos 300D Digital Rebel (for around $900 with 18-55mm lens, $800 without lens) or the Canon Eos-10D (for around $1300). The main differences between them are that the 10D is built more solidly and has more manual configuration options and a slightly better user interface, the 300D however supports a newer type of lens - EF-S.

Now there are rumors of a 20D to be announced in September, current thinking is an 8 megapixel camera that supports EF-S lenses, to be available in November for $1400-$1600.

Canon Powershot G6

canon powershot g6 information specs

Information and specs on the rumored Canon Powershot G6 digital camera were accidentally posted on the web by French retailer FNAC.

It seems to be a slightly modified 7.1 megapixel version of the current bestselling Canon Powershot G5: supports CF cards, 4x optical zoom, 640x480 video etc.

(thanks PhotographyBlog)

More stats on the Canon Powershot G6 below.

Continue reading "Canon Powershot G6"

Canon Powershot SD10 Camera

canon powershot SD10 digital elph camera

Drool!, Amazon has a great deal on the tiny Canon Powershot SD10 Digital Elph 4 megapixel digital camera.

It comes in 4 colors (black, bronze, silver, and white), weighs 3.5 ounces and measures just 3.6 x 1.9 x 0.7 inches.

It has a SD slot and comes with a 32mb SD card (512mb SD cards are under $100 and would store about 400+ of the best size/quality pictures, perfect for printing at 8.5x11 or 600+ 7x5 photos).

Only downside is to keep it thin it doesn't have an optical zoom (but does have a 5.7x digital zoom).

Other features include:

1.5-inch LCD monitor (no viewfinder)
Built-in flash with Auto, Red-eye Reduction On/Off, Slow-sync modes
Shooting modes: Auto, Manual, Slow Shutter, Quick Shot, Stitch Assist, Movie
Photo effects: Vivid Color, Neutral Color, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
Metering: evaluative, spot, center weighted average
Continuous shooting of 1.6 frames per second, up to 8 frames
Self timer with 2 and 10 second options

It is currently priced at $309, plus you get free shipping, a $50 Amazon Gift Certificate, and a $25 coupon for Ofoto.com, for a true price of $234!.

Click here for more details or to buy

S500 Digital Elph Review

canon S500 digital elph

PC Mag has a good review of the new-ish Canon S500 Digital Elph 5 megapixel compact digital camera.

Bottom line:
The Canon PowerShot S500 Digital Elph is easy to slip in a pocket, like an ultracompact, but this 5-megapixel 3X optical zoom camera brings a lot more shooting power with it. Sharp pictures and excellent battery life make this camera a solid choice.


Review Link

$454.94 at Amazon.com

Posted May 9, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Canon S410 Digital Elph

Canon S400 Digital Elph Camera at Dell Home

Dell Home has a great price on the replacement for the S400. I think this is by far the best small digital camera around: 4 megapixel, 3x optical zoom, records small movies, only 3.43" x 1.09" x 2.24": easily fits in a pocket.

This deal ends today!, the price is $399 - automatic 15% off - $30 off $400 coupon code $WKX0D6S40QPCV = $309. (you will need to add something small to your cart to get the total to $400 before applying the coupon).

Continue reading "Canon S410 Digital Elph"

Posted April 7, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Budget Digital Cameras

budget digital camera

TechTV has an interesting article where they review 5 budget digital cameras that cost under $200 but offer 2 or 3 megapxel resolution, mostly with a 3x optical zoom lens.

Olympus D-395 ($149.00 at Amazon.com)
Fujifilm A210 ($159.88 at Amazon.com)
Nikon Coolpix 2200 ($169.94 at Amazon.com)
Kodak Easyshare CX6330 ($178.99 at Amazon.com)
Gateway DC-T23 ($129.99 at Amazon.com)

Posted March 26, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Camera Deals at Dell

Dell Home has many cameras at 10% off at the moment, which is a good deal when combined with free shipping on $49 orders and a one-day $35 off $400 coupon code CKCNQ8GSLLN1T5:


Canon PowerShot G5 5 MegaPixel : $504
Nikon Coolpix 5400 5.26-MP Digital Camera : $594
Sony DSC-F717 5.24 MegaPixel Digicam : $594
Olympus Camedia C-750 Ultra 10x Zoom 4 MegaPixel : $459


To find them click on this link and enter the model number and brand in the top right search box.

Posted March 16, 2004 in Cameras | TrackBack (0) | Comments (0)

Canon S400 Digital Elph

This is a great deal on my favorite small digital camera at Amazon.com: S400 Digital Elph for $318.99 , its small enough to fit in a pocket, purse or bag so go get it and never be without a camera again.

Continue reading "Canon S400 Digital Elph"

Posted March 11, 2004 in Cameras | Comments (1)
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