March 2008 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for March 2008. 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 March of 2008

Below are the 55 Camera articles for March of 2008

Most Popular Digital Cameras of February 2008

The Sony T200 returns for its fifth month atop our most popular cameras list, but with Panasonic's new TZ5 generating a lot of buzz after its release at PMA in[...]

DCR Workshop: Introducing High Dynamic Range Photography

High dynamic range, or HDR, photography has been generating a lot of interest lately, with photographers from pros to novices latching on to the benefits of being able to make[...]

Canon PowerShot SD950 IS First Thoughts

The Canon SD950 IS is the proverbial "800 pound gorilla" in the maker's SD series of point and shoots - sporting a 12.1 megapixel sensor, while its closest sibling weighs[...]

Casio Exilim EX-Z80

The Exilim EX-Z80 is an 8.1 megapixel digital camera with 3x optical zoom, 2.6 LCD screen and face detection.

Casio Exilim EX-S10

The Exilim EX-S10 is a 10.1 megapixel digital camera with 3X optical zoom, 2.7 super clear LCD, and face detection.

Digital Camera News, 3/4/08

Additional Sigma DP models anticipated Manfrotto launches three new X-series tripods Fujifilm drops the price on the FinePix S700

Olympus unveils E-420, new compact DSLR

In a midnight announcement, Olympus pulled back the wraps from its latest entry into the DSLR market: the compact E-420. Successor to the small and light E-410, the 10 megapixel[...]


The DP1 is a 14 megapixel digital camera with a SLR-sized, full-color image sensor.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS3 Review

In many ways, the all-new Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS3 - a new offering in a completely new series of models from the manufacturer - tries to be the best of both[...]

Casio Exilim EX-Z9 announced

Casio is expanding its Exilim Z line of compact cameras with the introduction this morning of the EX-Z9. The Z9 is an 8.1 megapixel camera sporting a 3x optical zoom[...]

Pentax K20D

The Pentax K20D is semi-pro DSLR using a 14.6 megapixel CMOS sensor and Pentax’s PRIME image processing. Other key features and specs include a 2.7-inch display and a live view[...]

Pentax K20D First Thoughts

Aesthetically, the Pentax K20D is virtually identical to the previous generation K10D, and it takes an experienced eye to notice the differences between these two SLRs. Pentax added a X-sync[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/8/08

Rumor: Pentax canceling 645 Digital project Kodak negotiating deal for a new film SLR Lexmark announces new budget photo printer with Wi-Fi

Canon PowerShot SD950 IS Review

When last I visited with a Canon SD camera wearing a 900-something number, it was the SD900 with a 10 megapixel sensor, 3x optical zoom and no stabilization. My latest[...]

Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS First Thoughts

Canon has lots of experience creating ultra-compact, feature-rich, easy-to-use digicams, but they really outdid themselves with last year's snazzy little SD1000 it was hands down the best digicam in[...]

Kodak EasyShare V1073

The EasyShare V1073 is a 10.0 effective Megapixel CCD with 3X optical zoom lens, optical image stabilization and a 3-inch, touchscreen LCD display.

Kodak EasyShare Z8612

The EasyShare Z8612 is an 8.1 MP digital camera with 12X optical zoom, optical image stabilization, HD pictures, and high ISO (up to 3200*).

Lowepro Fastpack 250 Camera Bag Review

With the CompuDaypack line of SLR and laptop bags from a few years back, Lowepro pioneered the first designs for a backpack that can transport both camera equipment and a[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/12/08

Ricoh Caplio GX100 firmware updated Euro-spec Olympus 1020 sports wild designs Think Tank Photo launches new line of rolling bags

Nikon D60 First Thoughts

When the Nikon D60 was announced in the build-up to PMA, many were slightly disappointed that Nikon's head-on response to the latest entry-level offerings from other manufacturers didn't do more[...]

Canon SD890 IS, SD790 IS, SD 770 IS join PowerShot lineup

In a surprise announcement this evening, Canon unveiled three new PowerShot SD models: the SD890 IS, the SD790 IS, and the SD770 IS. All three new 10-megapixel models build on[...]

Mountainsmith Capture AT Camera Bag Review

It seems that the bags we've been getting in for review around here lately have been getting bigger and bigger. With the recent arrival of Mountainsmith's Capture AT, we're wondering[...]

Casio Exilim EX-Z100

The EX-Z100 is a 10.1 Megapixel digital camera with a 2.7 Inch Super Clear LCD, 4x Optical Zoom, and a Wide Angle 28 mm lens.

Pentax K20D Review

When Pentax announced the K10D back in 2006, serious amateurs and professionals quickly started paying attention. The K10D was more rugged and feature-packed than any Pentax digital SLR before it.[...]

Solmeta N1 Digital Photo GPS Review

For some time now, higher-end Nikon DSLR cameras have had the ability to link with certain GPS receivers and record very precise information on the camera's location at the time[...]

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-T70 Review

Most of my camera experience is with DSLRs. Larger cameras are often great, but you can't just slip them in your pocket - at least not a pocket on anything[...]

Head to Head: Olympus Stylus 790 SW vs. Pentax Optio W30

With the first signs of spring already cropping up in many parts of the country, our thoughts turn to that most hallowed of American institutions: the beach trip. If you've[...]

Pentax Optio V20 ultracompact announced

Pentax has announced a mild update to its thin and stylish Optio V10 ultracompact today the Pentax Optio V20. The new V20 shares its predecessor's 8 megapixel sensor and[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/18/08

Leica 25mm f/1.4 joins the list of Contrast AF lenses for Lumix L10 GE rolls out new 12 megapixel E1235 compact New fashion-focused point-and-shoot pouches from jill-e [...]

Panasonic launches flagship Lumix FX500, new touch screen ultracompact

Having hit consumers with a barrage of new compact digicams just last month at PMA, Panasonic is back at it again today with the announcement of the ultracompact, 10.1 megapixel[...]

Canon PowerShot A470 Review

Ok, I'll admit it. The Canon PowerShot A470 is far from the smallest camera on the market, and it's certainly not the sexiest. In spite of all this, when it[...]

Olympus E-420 First Thoughts

When the Olympus E-420 was announced a few weeks back, there was lots of talk from the company about how compact and light their latest entry-level 10.0 megapixel DSLR was.[...]

Pentax DA* 200mm f/2.8 Lens Review

When Pentax recently released their updated flagship K20D and mid-range K200D, they also offered a series of new "DA" lenses designed specifically for Pentax DSLRs. One of the most impressive[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX35 First Thoughts

In the compact digital camera world, standard zoom lenses have tended to start out in the low- to mid-30mm focal range at the wide-angle end of the spectrum, a 35mm-equivalent[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/23/08

Sigma launches new wide-aperture 50mm HSM lens Sony's new full-frame DSLR out in the open at Photo Imaging Expo New firmware for Canon EOS 30D, EOS 5D released

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS20 Review

Unboxing the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS20 was d?j? vu: "Didn't I just review this camera?" As it happens, in a way I did, having recently checked out the FS20's sister model,[...]

Canon PowerShot SD790 IS

The SD790 IS is a 10 megapixel digital camera with 3x optical zoom, face and motion detection technology and a 3.0-inch PureColor LCD II screen.

Canon PowerShot SD890 IS

The PowerShot SD890 IS is a 10 megapixel camera with 5x optical zoom, optical image stabilizer, and a 2.5″ LCD.

GE E1030

The E1030 is a 10 megapixel camera with 3X optical zoom, a 2.7-inch panoramic LCD screen, and a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery.

GE E1040

The E1040 is a 10 megapixel camera with a 4X optical zoom, a 3-inch LCD screen, and a rechargeable Lithium-ion battery.

Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS Review

Last year's retro-minimalist Canon PowerShot SD1000 got rave reviews from both professional camera reviewers and ordinary consumers because it delivered everything an ultracompact digicam could reasonably be expected to provide.[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX35 Review

Since the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX35 was released in January, the buzz on this camera has focused on the lens. Sure, having a 25mm wide-angle on a compact camera is impressive,[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/27/08

Olympus updates firmware for two Zuiko lenses New Western Digital portable hard drives released DSLR development cycles getting shorter

Canon PowerShot SD770 IS

The PowerShot SD770 IS is a 10 megapixel camera with 3x optical zoom, optical image stabilization, and a 2.5 LCD.

Kodak EasyShare M763

The EasyShare M763 is a 7.2 MP digital camera with 3X optical zoom, HD picture capture, Digital image stabilization and a Li-Ion rechargeable battery.

Olympus E-420

The E420 is a 10 megapixel digital camera with a 25mm f2.8 pancake lens, 2.7-inch LCD and On-Screen Autofocus.

Kodak EasyShare Z1085

The EasyShare Z1085 is a 10 megapixel digital camera with 5x optical zoome, high ISO (up to 8,000*), HD pictures and videos and optional KODAK EASYSHARE HDTV Dock.

Pentax Optio M50

The Optio M50 is an 8 megapixel camera with 5x optical zoom, a 2.5 inch wide view LCD and Smile Capture and Face Recognition.

Samsung L100

The L100 is an 8.2 megapixel digital camera with 3x optical zoom, digital image stabilization, and a 2.5 LCD.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX500

The Lumix DMC-FX500 is a 10.1 megapixel digital camera with 5x optical zoom, HD motion picture and a 3.0-inch LCD.

Wacom Cintiq 12WX Pen Display Review

Picture this: you're working on an image in Photoshop, and you need to do a little precise brush work to clean things up. So you pick up your display, sketchbook[...]

Casio Exilim EX-S10 Review

I was pretty excited when I found out I would be reviewing the Casio Exilim S10, "the world's smallest and thinnest 10.1 megapixel camera." Encased in stainless steel and[...]

Pentax Optio A40 First Thoughts

I have to admit that as much as I love SLRs, the compact camera market captures a portion of my photography heart as well. There is something so novel about[...]

Digital Camera News, 3/30/08

Apple updates Aperture photo software with version 2.1 Kodak expands digital photo frame lineup with three new models Adobe unveils free online version of Photoshop

Editor’s Choice, March 2008: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX35

The one camera that seemed to do just about everything right this month was the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX35, earning the 10.1 megapixel ultracompact our Editor's Choice recognition for the month.