All posts for the month November, 2011

Panasonic LUMIX GX1: Exclusive Previews with Jacobs Photo Specialists.

Earlier this week, Panasonic announced the newest addition to LUMIX G range, the GX1, which will be available to purchase from December. To support the much anticipated launch, Panasonic’s retail support team has partnered up with Jacobs photo specialists to bring the Lumix GX experience to the customers even sooner.  Continue Reading

Panasonic’s Much Anticipated DMC-3D1

The World’s Smallest 3D Photo and 3D Video Camera with 2 Lens System


Industry leader Panasonic continues to push the boundaries with the introduction of the new cutting-edge DMC-3D1 camera that features a twin lens units of folded optics design – allowing users to record immersive high resolution 3D photos and 3D HD video. Contained within a compact and slim body, belying its technical stature, the 3D1 marks a new era of photography. Continue Reading

The Panasonic LUMIX GX1:

Ultra-stylish photography in the palm of your hand


The LUMIX GX1, the newest addition to Panasonic’s LUMIX G range, lets you take your photography to the next level in an interchangeable lens camera small enough to fit in your jacket pocket. With a chic style, exceptional image quality and intuitive features that help you get the perfect shot every time, the LUMIX GX1 is designed to be your companion for all of life’s precious moments. Continue Reading

Coming Attractions:

New Canon Digital SLR Camera Under Development

TOKYO, November 4 / HOLLYWOOD, California, November 3, 2011—Canon Inc. today announced that the company is developing a new-concept EOS-series digital single-lens reflex (SLR) camera. Incorporating an enhanced version of the video-capture capability offered in the current EOS-series line-up, the new camera will be ideally suited for cinematographic and other digital high-resolution production applications. The model will be equipped with a 35 mm full-frame CMOS sensor and, enabling the recording of 4K video* (at a frame rate of 24P, with Motion-JPEG compression), will make possible the type of exceptional image quality and sublime imaging expression to be expected from the next generation of “EOS Movies.” Continue Reading

Canon casts EF cinema lenses for new Cinema EOS System

New lens series debuts with seven models and more in the wings

United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, November 4th Canon Inc. and Canon UK today announced the introduction of seven new 4K EF Cinema Lenses, an all-new series of video cinematography lenses that, in addition to the company’s current line-up of interchangeable EF lenses for EOS single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras, form the core of Canon’s new Cinema EOS System. Continue Reading

A star is born:

Canon launches new digital video camcorder for high-resolution motion picture production

United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, November 4th Canon Inc. and Canon UK today raised the curtain on an all-new interchangeable-lens digital video camcorder that combines exceptional imaging performance with outstanding mobility and expandability to meet the demanding production needs of today’s motion picture industry. The camcorder, which features a newly developed Super 35 mm-equivalent approximately 8.29-megapixel CMOS sensor, will be available in two models: the EOS C300 Digital Video Camcorder, equipped with an EF lens mount for compatibility with Canon’s current diverse line-up of interchangeable EF lenses for EOS single-lens reflex (SLR) cameras and new EF Cinema Lens line-up; and the EOS C300 PL Digital Video Camcorder, with a PL lens mount for use with industry-standard PL lenses. Continue Reading

Lights! Camera! Action!

Canon Makes Hollywood Debut with Launch of Cinema EOS System

Company’s All-New Cinema Lens Lineup, Video Camcorders and Digital SLR Cameras to Leave No Story Untold

TOKYO, November 4 / HOLLYWOOD, California, November 3, 2011— Canon Inc. today announced Canon’s full-fledged entry into the motion picture production industry with the launch of the Cinema EOS System. Canon’s new professional digital cinematography system spans the lens, digital video camcorder and digital SLR camera product categories. Continue Reading

Olympus PEN E-P3 Wins ‘Camera of the Year’

at the Stuff Gadget Awards

Legendary camera manufacturer, Olympus has won ‘Camera of the Year’ at the prestigious Stuff Gadget Awards. Now in their fourth year, the awards recognise the very best technology. The glittering ceremony was held at the Underglobe in London and was attended by representatives from all the leading brands in the industry. Continue Reading