July 2009 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for July 2009. 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 July of 2009

Below are the 52 Camera articles for July of 2009

Most Popular Digital Cameras of June 2009

Canon solidify its hold on our list of most viewed cameras for the month of June, but we saw mostly internal rankings shifts and little else this month: the top[...]

Olympus Stylus Tough 6000 Review

These days, the challenge in rugged and waterproof cameras isn't finding one that takes good pictures. Rather, the real challenge comes in getting excellent performance in a rugged, outdoor-ready camera[...]

Ricoh updates firmware for CX1

Ricoh has released a firmware update for its slim, long zoom camera, the CX1.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS25 Review

The Panasonic Lumix FS25 is squarely positioned for the beginner, equipped with advanced auto shooting and exposure modes. With its 12.1 megapixel sensor, Leica DC Vario-Elmar lens, and 5x optical[...]

Canon launches new Pixma printers

In an announcement yesterday, Canon unwrapped a pair of new Pixma printer models and a new SELPHY dedicated photo printer targeting photo enthusiasts and general users. Large LCDs, Wi-Fi connectivity,[...]

Nikon Coolpix S620 First Thoughts

The Nikon Coolpix S620, a member of their latest class of slim point-and-shoots, boasts a 12 megapixel sensor, 4x optical zoom and all the modern good-looks we expect from Nikon.[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX48 Review

Panasonic brought us one of our favorite cameras of 2008 in the Lumix FX35, but a subsequent update, the FX37, left us wishing for more performance improvements. Now Panasonic brings[...]

Nikon Coolpix S620 Review

The Nikon Coolpix S620 provides a balance of dependably good pictures with little user input and dead simple ease of use. It's also smaller, lighter and cheaper than many of[...]

Sony announces 32GB Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX

In a July 13, 2009 press release, Sony announced its 32GB Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX.

Samsung SL720, SL502 ultracompacts unveiled

In the run up to PMA 2009, Samsung announced four new SL-series point-and-shoots. In a summer refresher that fills in some features and cost gaps in Samsung's premium point-and-shoot series,[...]

Pentax Optio E70 Review

The Pentax Optio E70 has all the makings of a good starter camera - simple controls, totally automatic shooting, and a 10.0 megapixel sensor complimented by a 3x optical zoom[...]

Ricoh releases firmware update for GX200

Ricoh has released a firmware update for its top of the line camera, the GX200.

Nikon issues D5000 service advisory

Nikon has issued a service advisory offering free repairs to D5000 units that were sold with a faulty power control. The affected cameras contain a malfunctioning electrical component that has[...]

Fujifilm releases firmware update for FinePix F200EXR

Fuji has released a firmware update for the innovative FinePix F200EXR.

Canon SELPHY CP790 first look

Canon is taking portable printers in a whole new direction. Meet the SELPHY CP790, a compact photo printer with an uncanny resemblance to your garden-variety bucket. PrinterComparison.com's Sarah Meyer takes[...]

Olympus SP-590 UZ Review

Olympus has raised the ante in the ultrazoom big lens sweepstakes with the introduction of the Olympus SP-590 UZ and its 26x zoom, moving past 24x offerings from Kodak, Nikon[...]

Olympus restyles Stylus-7010 compact ultrazoom

Olympus announced its first wave of compact ultrazooms, including the 10x zoom Stylus-9000 and 7x zoom Stylus-7000, back in January. This morning, the manufacturer is updating the 7x model in[...]

Trio of new Olympus FE models feature wide-angle lenses

In an early morning announcement, Olympus has launched a trio of new additions to its FE series of affordably priced ultracompacts today. The Olympus FE-5020, FE-4000, and FE-46 share a[...]

New Fujifilm FinePix A220, A170, and J38 update style and budget-oriented lines

Fujifilm has announced a new batch of entry-level digital compacts designed for the budget and style-conscious photographer.

Fujifilm FinePix Z37 joins attention-grabbing Z series

Fujifilm announced today an update to their style-savvy Z line with the FinePix Z37. Though it's still aimed squarely at a younger user, this light update gives it a slightly[...]

Fujifilm unveils FinePix F70EXR, S200EXR with Super CCD EXR sensor

The Super CCD EXR sensor made its first appearance in the FinePix F200EXR back in February. Now, Fujfilm is adding two more cameras to the club: the FinePix F70EXR and[...]

Fujifilm launches “Real 3D System” for release in September 2009

Fujifilm will launch their much-anticipated 3D imaging system in just a few short months. The FinePix Real 3D W1 will capture 3D and 2D still images and movies, and the[...]

Fujifilm FinePix S200EXR

The FujiFilm FinePix S200EXR brings Fuji’s Super CCD EXR sensor technology into the ultrazoom category. The 14.3x optical zoom FinePix S200EXR features a DSLR-like build and a 12 megapixel Super[...]

Fujifilm FinePix F70EXR

The FujiFilm FinePix F70EXR features a 10 megapixel Super CCD EXR sensor and a 10x optical zoom lens. Though it boasts a big zoom range, it’s pocketable at 22.7mm thick.[...]

Fujifilm FinePix Z37

The FujiFilm FinePix Z37, aimed for the “tween” photographer, features a 10 megapixel CCD sensor, 3x optical zoom, 2.7 inch LCD, and Face Detection with automatic red-eye removal.

Fujifilm FinePix J38

The FujiFilm FinePix J38 features a slim design with a budget-friendly price. It’s equipped with a 12 megapixel sensor, 2.7 inch LCD, ISO sensitivity up to 3200, and SD/SDHC memory[...]

Fujifilm FinePix A220

The FujiFilm FinePix A220 is a compact, budget-friendly camera that features a 12.2 megapixel sensor, 2.7 inch LCD, and ISO levels up to 1600.

Fujifilm FinePix A170

The Fujifilm FinePix A170 is an entry-level point-and-shoot featuring a 10.2 megapixel sensor, 3x optical Fujinon zoom lens, and a 2.7 inch LCD.

Canon announces Hybrid Image Stabilizer

In the middle of a flood of new camera announcements yesterday from Olympus and Fujifilm, Canon introduced the development of its new Hybrid Image Stabilizer. It's the first optical image[...]

Olympus Stylus 7010

The Olympus Stylus 7010 is a pocketable camera with a long 7x optical zoom. It also features a 12 megapixel sensor, a 2.7 inch HyperCrystal III LCD and 23 shooting[...]

Olympus FE-5020

The Olympus FE-5020 is a slim point-and-shoot with a 24mm wide angle lens. Other features include a 12 megapixel sensor, 5x optical zoom, a 2.7 inch LCD with Backlight Boost[...]

Olympus FE-4000

The Olympus FE-4000 is a slim point-and-shoot with a 26mm wide angle lens. It also features a 12 megapixel sensor, 4x optical zoom, a 2.7 inch LCD, and TruePic III[...]

Olympus FE-46

The Olympus FE-46 is a compact point-and-shoot with 12 megapixel sensor, 2.7 inch LCD, 5x optical zoom and 20 shooting modes including Intelligent Auto.

Olympus FE-45

The Olympus FE-45 is a 10 megapixel point-and-shoot featuring a 3x optical zoom lens, 2.5 inch LCD, digital image stabilization and 16 shooting modes including Intelligent Auto.

Pentax Optio W80

The rugged Pentax Optio W80 is waterproof up to 16 feet underwater, freezeproof to 14 degrees Fahrenheit, and shockproof up to a 3.3 foot drop. It also features a 12.1[...]

Fujifilm FinePix Z33WP First Thoughts

The waterproof Fujifilm FinePix Z33WP isn't afraid of a little attention or water. In the ever-crowding field of waterproof and rugged cameras, it certainly stands out aesthetically. But with the[...]

Panasonic slims down with Lumix DMC-FP8 and DMC-ZR1

Panasonic announces two new slim point-and-shoot cameras this morning, the Lumix DMC-FP8 and DMC-ZR1. The FP8 boasts the sharp style of an ultra-compact and the ZR1 brings a 0.3mm slim[...]

Panasonic announces Lumix DMC-FZ35 ultrazoom

Panasonic is rolling out a new ultrazoom, the Lumix DMC-FZ35. From the 18x Leica lens to the camera body itself, it shares a lot with its predecessor, the Lumix FZ28.[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ35 is an 18x ultrazoom outfitted with a 12.1 megapixel CCD sensor, 2.7 inch LCD, iA Intelligent Auto exposure mode, and 720p HD video recording. It updates[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 is an ultra-slim 12.1 megapixel point-and-shoot featuring 720p HD video recording capability, a 2.7 inch LCD, 28mm wide angle lens with 4.6x optical zoom range, and[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZR1

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZR1 is the first camera to feature Panasonic’s slim .3mm aspherical lens, making this a very compact 8x optical zoom point-and-shoot. Other features include a 12.1 megapixel[...]

Olympus FE-25

The Olympus FE-25 is a compact point-and-shoot featuring a 3x optical zoom, 10 megapixel sensor, 2.4 inch LCD, 16 exposure modes and Intelligent Auto shooting mode.

Kodak EasyShare Z950

The Kodak EasyShare Z950 is a high-zoom, compact point-and-shoot featuring a 12 megapixel sensor, 3.0 inch LCD, and HD video recording capability.

Kodak EasyShare M381

The Kodak EasyShare M381 features a slim profile and a 12 megapixel sensor, 3.0 inch LCD, and sensitivity of up to ISO 1600.

Kodak EasyShare M341

The 12 megapixel Kodak EasyShare M341 is a slim point-and-shoot featuring Kodak’s Smart Capture auto scene detection shooting mode, 3x optical zoom, and a 2.7 inch LCD.

Kodak EasyShare Z950, M381, and M341 make debut

Kodak unveiled today three new additions to their point-and-shoot lineup. The Kodak EasyShare Z950 boasts a 10x optically stabilized lens. The EasyShare M381 and M341 each offer a 12 megapixel[...]

Eye-Fi introduces new wireless memory card for Apple products with unlimited geotagging

Eye-Fi, Inc., a producer of wireless memory cards, has introduced the Eye-Fi Geo card, a new wireless SD memory card that allows users to automatically upload photos from a digital[...]

Nikon D300S

The Nikon D300S is a prosumer digital SLR, updating the D300 with 720p HD video and dual CF and SD memory card slots. Other features include a 12.3 megapixel CMOS[...]

Nikon releases D300s with HD video

The rumors have been flying, and now Nikon confirms the arrival of the D300s. It updates the D300 with 720p HD video recording and faster continuous shooting. Though a couple[...]

Nikon D3000

The Nikon D3000 is a beginner-friendly digital SLR featuring a 10.2 megapixel DX-format sensor, 3.0 inch LCD, and Guide Modes for tips on making adjustments for a variety of shooting[...]

Budget-friendly Nikon D3000 entry-level DSLR unveiled

Nikon has just announced the D3000 entry-level DSLR. Along with a 10.2 megapixel DX-format sensor, it will offer a host of beginner-friendly features in a lighter, smaller package. It's also[...]

Firmware update for Pentax K-7

Pentax has released a firmware update for its enthusiast/semi-pro grade DSLR, the K-7.