Monthly Archives: May 2008

Tamron SP AF 70-200mm F/2.8 with Built-in AF Motor for Nikon

The Tamron SP AF70-200mm F/2.8 Di LD (IF) MACRO (Model A001N II) is a lightweight and fast F/2.8 tele-zoom lens designed for full-size SLR cameras with a built-in AF motor for use with Nikon cameras. Tamron’s SP AF70-200mm F/2.8 Di LD (IF) MACRO (Model A001N II) was developed under the same concept as the SP AF28-75mm F/2.8 XR Di (Model A09) a lens highly evaluated by many users around the world as a compact and [...]

Fujifilm FinePix Z200fd

The Fujifilm FinePix Z200fd (announced 22 May, 2008) is a stylish, ultra compact 10 mega pixel point and shoot digital camera. The FinePix Z200fd is ultra slim at just 19.8mm thick and features a 5x optical zoom lens (33-165mm equivalent), dual images stabilization, and a wide 2.7 inch high resolution screen. The Fujifilm FinePix Z200fd also features Face Detection Technology, 52 megabytes of internal memory, VGA movie capture of 30 frames per second, two brand new [...]

Tamron AF 28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 with Built-in AF Motor for Nikon SLR Cameras

The Tamron AF28-300mm F/3.5-6.3 XR Di VC LD Aspherical (IF) MACRO (Model A20N II) is a high power zoom lens compatible with 35mm full-size SLR cameras from Nikon with a built-in AF motor and featuring Tamron’s proprietary VC (Vibration Compensation) mechanism. Tamron’s AF28-300mm VC zoom lens has been highly evaluated by many photographers the world over since the introduction of the lens in October 2007, as a compact and high power zoom lens providing stabilized [...]

Tamron SP AF 28-75mm F/2.8 with Built-in AF Motor for Nikon

The Tamron SP AF28-75mm F/2.8 XR Di LD Aspherical (IF) MACRO zoom lens (Model A09NII) is a lightweight and compact standard zoom lens for Nikon and compatible with 35mm full-size SLR cameras featuring a fast maximum aperture of F/2.8 that is constant over the entire zoom range. The lens enables the user to enjoy the creative world of SLR photography by boldly exploiting attractive out-of-focus effects peculiar to the fast maximum aperture in portraiture or [...]

Olympus PT-E05 Underwater Case for the E-520

Olympus have announced an underwater casing for its new E-520 Digital SLR camera. The PT-E05 is waterproof up to 40m, and constructed of semi-transparent poly carbonate. The required, optional lens ports allow the use of lenses from the 8mm fisheye through the 50mm macro for spectacular underwater photography.

Canon EOS 40D Review at DP Review

DP Review has reviewed the Canon EOS 40D a 10.1 megapixel (CMOS sensor) DSLR with 6.5 frames per second shooting, a new Autofocus system with 9 cross type sensors, 3.0 inch LCD with Live View, DIGIC III image processor, EOS integrated cleaning system, Spot Metering, and a larger, brighter view finder and quieter mechanism than it’s predecessor. They write – “When I first started using the EOS 40D a simple description came to mind: that [...]

Sony Alpha A200 Review at Trusted Reviews

TrustedReviews has reviewed the Sony Alpha A200 an entry level digital SLR camera featuring a 10.2 megapixel (CCD) APS image sensor, 2.7 inch LCD Clear Photo LCDTM screen (230,000 pixels), and ISO range of 100 to 3200, built in super steady shot and a burst mode of 3 frames per second to the full capacity of the card that it is using when shooting in JPEG (and for a burst of 6 frames in RAW). [...]

Sony Alpha A350 Review at Imaging Resource

Imaging Resource has reviewed the Sony Alpha A350 a 14.2 megapixel (CCD) DSLR with a 2.7 inch tilting LCD and live view. They write: “ISO 3,200 is good as well, despite the early noise suppression in RAW that many enthusiasts will distrust. The printed results at 3,200 are good enough for a good 5×7, which is what most consumers will want. That’s pretty rare from any camera… the Sony A350 is easy to recommend to [...]