February 2011 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for February 2011. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Camera Articles for February of 2011

Below are the 34 Camera articles for February of 2011

Samsung TL500 Review

Samsung elbowed its way into the advanced compact category when it launched the TL500 almost a year ago. It boasts manual exposure controls and a fast f/1.8 lens. Does it[...]

Panasonic Announces Pricing for 2011 Lumix Cameras and Camcorders

Cameras and camcorders galore; here's what Panasonic's rolling out during the first quarter of 2011, prices and release dates included.

Nikon D3100 First Look

The highly popular D3000 is replaced by the 14.2 megapixel Nikon D3100. We're taking a first look at the camera's performance and still image quality with the full review underway.[...]

Most Popular Digital Cameras of January 2011

It's our first 2011 monthly roundup of the most-viewed cameras on DCR and the usual suspects are still on top of the list. Take a look and see who dropped[...]

Kodak PlayTouch Review

The Kodak PlayTouch pocket HD camcorder is a slim touch-based successor to the well-received Zi8. Sony showed us how touch should be done in a pocket camcorder with the Bloggie[...]

Canon Adds Four New Advanced PowerShots

Canon unveils four new PowerShots today with a slightly new naming convention. The PowerShot ELPH SX230 HS, PowerShot ELPH 500 HS, PowerShot ELPH 300 HS and PowerShot ELPH 100 HS[...]

Canon EOS Rebel T3i, T3 DSLRs Announced

Canon launches two new Rebel DSLRs today. The T3i, equipped with a 60D-style swiveling LCD, moves to the top of the current lineup, and the T3 replaces the Rebel XSi.

New Canon EF 600mm and 500mm F/4L IS II USM Lenses Announced

Canon launches revised versions of its 500mm and 600mm telephoto lenses, making them lighter and more durable.

Samsung Releases ES80, PL90 Budget Compacts

Samsung announces two new budget compact digitals today, the ES80 and PL90. They offer basic features and a 5x optical zoom lens.

Pentax Introduces Optio WG-1 and WG-1 GPS Rugged Cameras

The waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof and crushproof Pentax Optio WG-1 will be offered with and without an in-camera GPS receiver. Pentax's location-tagging compact is the latest camera to join the auto[...]

Pentax Debuts Silver K-5

Pentax announces today that it will release a limited edition silver K-5 DSLR along with three limited silver lenses.

Pentax Announces Second 645D Compatible Lens

The new smc PENTAX D FA 645 25mm F4 AL [IF] SDM AW lens offers owners of the 645D medium format camera a new wide angle option.

Fujifilm FinePix X100 Will Officially Ship in March

Fujifilm officially confirms today that the FinePix X100 will ship to consumers in March 2011. The X100 is the well-publicized fixed-lens compact with an APS-C CMOS sensor, priced just above[...]

Olympus Launches SZ-10, VR-320 and VG-110 Point-and-Shoots

Olympus unveils three new cameras today, the ultrazoom SZ-10 and the compact VR-320 and VG-110. The SZ-10 offers an 18x zoom lens and Olympus' new 3D capture technology.

Olympus Celebrates 75 Years of Zuiko with New Lens Concept

As CP+ kicks off in Yokohama, Japan, Olympus unveils a new fixed focal length Micro Four Thirds M.Zuiko lens concept, stating that it is under development for launch later in[...]

Nikon Adds Four New Compact Coolpix Models

Rounding out a batch of camera announcements before the CP+ tradeshow gets underway, Nikon announces the Coolpix S6100, S3100, S4100 and Coolpix L24 digital compacts.

Nikon Introduces Coolpix P500, Two More Ultrazooms

Nikon unveils the Coolpix P500 today, topping its own 26x P100 with a 36x optical zoom lens. The compact Coolpix S9100 with an 18x zoom and the Coolpix L120 with[...]

Nikon Coolpix P300 Takes on Canon S95

Nikon unveils the Coolpix P300, a slim point-and-shoot designed for the enthusiast. A wide angle f/1.8 lens, backside-illuminated CMOS sensor and 1080p HD video recording pit it against other advanced[...]

Kodak PlayTouch

The Kodak PlayTouch is a compact camcorder capable of recording 1080 HD video at 30 fps. It offers a 4x digital zoom (no optical zoom), a 3.0-inch touch screen and[...]

Samsung TL500

The Samsung TL500 is an advanced compact point-and-shoot with auto and manual exposure controls. It offers a fast f/1.8 lens, a 1/1.7-inch sensor with 10 megapixels and a lens covering[...]

Canon EOS 60D

The Canon EOS 60D is a mid-range DSLR with an 18 megapixel CMOS sensor. It is capable of recording 1080p HD video, has a 63-zone dual layer metering system and[...]

Olympus E-PL2

The E-PL2 is the latest attempt from Olympus to create a “pocket-sized DSLR.” The only places where the E-PL2 fails to hit the mark are the same issues that other[...]

Olympus E-PL2 Review

The Olympus E-PL2 offers just a few upgrades over its EPL-1 predecessor, aside from a nice cosmetic facelift. Did Olympus give E-PL1 owners a reason to ditch their current cameras?[...]

Nikon Coolpix P7000

Bearing a somewhat physical resemblance to the Canon G12 (or vice-versa), the P7000 offers a 28-200mm focal range zoom lens (35mm equivalent), image capture in RAW, JPEG or both simultaneously,[...]

Nikon Coolpix P7000 First Look

Nikon offers a lot of picture-taking power in its compact Coolpix P7000, starting with a 10.1 megapixel 1/1.7-inch CCD sensor. Our full review is on the way, but first, take[...]


Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2 First Look

Panasonic has carved out a comfortable spot with its GH series of Micro Four Thirds cameras, sitting halfway between a point-and-shoot and a full-fledged DSLR. Take a look at some[...]

Nikon D3100 Review

The Nikon D3100 is the newest entry-level DSLR in the Nikon lineup. It got a resolution bump up to 14 megapixels along with a boost to full 1080 HD video[...]

Samsung Announces Five New NX Lenses

A new long zoom 18-200mm, 85mm f/1.4 portrait and a 60mm macro are among the new lenses announced by Samsung for the NX system.

Canon PowerShot SD3500 IS Review

The Canon SD3500 takes a less-is-more approach and does away with almost all physical controls and buttons in favor of a 3.5-inch touchscreen. We put the finger-friendly SD3500 to the[...]

Corel Introduces VideoStudio Pro X4

Corel has introduced VideoStudio Pro X4, a video editing software program for photographers and photo enthusiasts. VideoStudio Pro X4 contains many updated features.

Nikon Coolpix P7000 Review

The Nikon Coolpix P7000 enters a market niche currently dominated by Canon's G12. The P7000 brings plenty to the table including a 7.1x optical zoom lens, 1/1.7-inch 10 megapixel sensor[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2

The Lumix GH2, more so than its GF1 and GF2 counterparts, is built on the form factor of a traditional DSLR. The lack of a mirror box and everything that[...]

Lowepro introduces CompuDay Photo series

Lowepro has released the CompuDay Photo series of photo bags, consisting of the model 250 backpack and the model 150 messenger bag.