April 2011 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for April 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 April of 2011

Below are the 35 Camera articles for April of 2011

Panasonic HDC-SD80

The Panasonic SD80 camcorder features 1080/60i video capture, a 33.7mm wide angle lens and Intelligent Auto mode.

Panasonic HDC-SD80 HD Camcorder Review

The Panasonic HDC-SD80 is a mid-range camcorder offering 1080/60i resolution, 3 megapixel stills, 33.7mm wide-angle lens and Panasonic's Intelligent Auto and other advanced features. Does all that add up to[...]

Nikon Coolpix P500 First Look

Nikon released its P100 successor, the Coolpix P500, with a whopping 36x optical zoom lens. Behind that is a 12.1 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, 1080 HD video recording and a[...]

Lensbaby Announces Composer Pro

Lensbaby, manufacturer of creative-effects SLR camera lenses, has announced its newest lens body, the Composer Pro.

Nikon launches D5100

Nikon introduces the D5100, successor to the D5000. It boosts sensor and video resolution, adding creative filters to movie mode and a higher-res flip-out LCD. Read on for more of[...]

Nikon Coolpix P500

Carrying on with the P100 and its 26x zoom lens while competitors Fuji, Olympus and Canon all produced models with at least 30x lenses, Nikon has finally answered back with[...]

Fujifilm Announces FinePix Z900EXR

Fujifilm has announced the FinePix Z900EXR digital camera, the latest in the company's Z series line of stylish compact cameras and the successor to the Z800EXR.

Sony Handycam HDR-TD10 First Look

Sony hopes the Handycam HDR-TD10 will usher in a new era of camcorders as it will be the company's first 3D consumer device. DigitalCameraReview received extensive hands-on time with the[...]

Sony Bloggie 3D and Cyber-shot WX10 Hands On

The Modern 3D era began in 2004 with The Polar Express. In the seven years since then, 3D imaging technology has migrated from the massive Hollywood rigs and post production[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS10 Review

Panasonic is well regarded as both the inventor of the compact ultrazoom and the keeper of the gold standard. The Lumix ZS10 now offers globe-trotting photographers in-camera GPS and a[...]

Casio Tryx Gets Official US Launch, Hands-On Preview

With the Tryx camera due to hit stores soon, Casio and Best Buy delivered a lively pre-launch lift-off in Times Square this week. DCR was on the scene to try[...]

Adobe makes Photoshop CS5 tablet-friendly

Adobe has announced that it is going to make tablet integration a part of Photoshop CS5, promoting mobile development with the release of the Photoshop Touch Software Development Kit (SDK)[...]

Taking Care of Business Technology

Are you a technology innovator? Or, do you prefer to wait until the dust settles a bit before choosing a computer or printer for your business or home office? Let[...]

Most Popular Digital Cameras of March 2011

Our latest roundup of the most popular digital cameras on DCR has some fresh faces challenging popular models for a position on our top ten countdown. Check out the top[...]

Take Your Best Shot! April Photo Challenge: Eat Your Vegetables

Spring is springing, and with a new season we're ushering in a new feature on DCR - our every-other-month photo challenge. We're inviting you to submit your best shot based[...]

Cisco Discontinues Flip Video Camcorder Line

In a move to realign company interests and focus on enterprise customers in the wake of recent losses, Cisco is shutting down its Flip Video production division, signaling the decline[...]

Sony Releases HVL-F43M Alpha Flash, Accessories

Sony announces today a new external flash unit for its alpha DSLRs.

Nikon SB-700 AF Speedlight Review

The SB-700 speedlight is the newest addition to Nikon's Creative Lighting System. Fully compatible with just about every Nikon DSLR in existence, the SB-700 promises more intuitive control and improved[...]

Rethink Ink

Modern inkjet printers are fast, dependable and surprisingly affordable. However, the price of inkjet consumables can add considerable 'hidden costs.' We take an in-depth look at this, as well as[...]

Lowepro Versapack 200 AW Bag Review

To photographers, Lowepro is a name that means camera bags, camera accessories and more - all of it high quality. The Lowepro Versapack 200 AW is a two-strap backpack that[...]

Lensbaby Composer with Tilt Transformer Review

Lensbaby is the loved and hated producer of funky tilt-shift lenses designed to create unique out-of-focus effects. The new Lensbaby Tilt Transformer not only promises to do the same, but[...]

Commentary: Smartphones Did Not Kill the Flip

When Cisco abruptly shuttered its Flip pocket camcorder division this week, armchair analysts attributed the pocket camcorder's demise to competition from video-capable smartphones. However, a closer look reveals that this[...]

New Samsung NX firmware update

The latest firmware upgrade for Samsung's NX series adds a few features across the lineup of compact interchangeable lens cameras.

Moms Dads and Grads Digital Camera Buyer’s Guide 2011

Is the mom, dad or grad in your life looking for a new camera? Check out our list of 5 great point-and-shoots for $200 or less. These cameras will keep[...]

Samsung launches W200 rugged HD camcorder

Samsung introduces the rugged W200 camcorder today, capable of recording 1080 HD video in hostile environments and nasty weather. It will be equipped with a 5 megapixel backside-illuminated CMOS sensor,[...]

Nikon Coolpix P500 Review

Nikon's Coolpix P500 ultrazoom goes toe-to-toe with the competition boasting a 36x optical zoom lens. Stacked on top of that is a dual-core EXPEED 2 processor and a higher-resolution BSI[...]

Pentax Optio WG-1 GPS First Look

Like every other rugged point-and-shoot on the market, the Pentax Optio WG-1 is waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof and dustproof. Less common are its LED macro lights around the lens and an[...]

Nikon Coolpix S9100 First Look

The Nikon S9100 falls into the "S for Style" category in the Coolpix lineup. Don't let looks be deceiving, though. It offers a serious 12 megapixel BSI CMOS sensor and[...]

Panasonic HDC-SD800 Review

With the ability to take 1080/60p video, the Panasonic HDC-SD800 shoots footage that is undoubtedly of high quality. But is there much more to it than that?

Panasonic HDC-SD800

The Panasonic SD800 is a fairly compact camcorder capable of recording full 1080 HD. It offers OIS optical image stabilization, IA intelligent auto mode and a 3.0-inch flip-out LCD.

Nikon Announces Nikkor AF-S 50mm F/1.8G lens

Nikon has announced the Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8G lens, a compact, prime lens that combines the versatility of a 50mm focal length and the benefits of a fast aperture for[...]

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

The Canon SX230 HS is a compact ultrazoom featuring built-in GPS tracking, a 3.0-inch LCD and full 1080 HD video capture.

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Review

If you experience deja vu looking at the Canon PowerShot SX230 HS, you're probably remembering its SX210 predecessor. They may look like twins, but the SX230 houses a newer CMOS[...]

Nikon Coolpix S9100

At first glance, Nikon’s newest “S” model doesn’t seem much different from its predecessor, but on closer inspection, the S9100 ups the ante dramatically in the travel zoom digicam class.[...]

Adobe Photoshop Elements 9 Review

Adobe keeps its Photoshop Elements line fresh with the addition of several new tools in this ninth-generation software, including content-aware fill. See how this and other new features performed in[...]