August 2010 Camera Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for August 2010. 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 August of 2010

Below are the 45 Camera articles for August of 2010

Sigma APO 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens available

The Sigma APO 70-200mm f/2.8 EX DG OS HSM lens announced at PMA this year is now available for purchase in Canon mounts.

Head to Head: Pentax X90 vs. Nikon Coolpix P100

Which type of shopper are you? Will you pay more for something tricked out with extra features, or spend less on something that covers the basics? This edition of Head[...]

Most Popular Digital Cameras of July 2010

Summer is heating up and our monthly top ten list of the most-viewed digital cameras is back. We're taking a look at the ten cameras that got the most views[...]

Olympus SP-800UZ

The Olympus SP-800UZ boasts an impressive 30x optical zoom lens. It lacks the electronic viewfinder of its SP ultrazoom predecessors, but it’s equipped with a 3.0-inch LCD, 720p HD video[...]

Olympus SP-800UZ First Look

It's been a while since we had our very first glimpse of the Olympus SP-800UZ at PMA. Now, we've got a full-production unit in hand and a stack of sample[...]

Samsung PL90 sports built-in USB connector

Samsung announces the PL90 compact digital camera today with a built-in USB connector for speedy image transfer.

Casio Releases Stylish New Exilim Cameras

Casio has announced the release of two new slim cameras, the Exilim Card EX-S200 and the Exilim Zoom EX-Z800.

DCR Workshop: Taking Better Candid Portraits

With back-to-school season on the horizon, we're offering some tips to students and parents alike for taking better candid portraits as you reunite with friends (or enemies, for that matter)[...]

Sanyo Unveils Waterproof Xacti Pocket Camcorder

Sanyo today announced the newest addition to their Dual Camera lineup, the waterproof Xacti VPC-CA102YL. The pistol-grip style camera shoots high-resolution 1080/6oi videos at depths up to ten feet.[...]

Digital Camera Buyer’s Guide:
Back to School 2010

There's no use denying it, school will be back in session soon. There's no shortage of feature-packed digital cameras lining store shelves this year, so we've compiled a list of[...]

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX75 First Look

At first glance, the Panasonic FX75 seems forgettable. But with a 24mm f/2.2 wide angle lens and a slick touch panel display, it's worth a second look. Read on for[...]

Tamron 70-300mm lens gets official

Following the announcement in March of a new premium 70-300mm telephoto lens, Tamron makes the commemorative lens official. It will ship later this month in a Nikon mount with others[...]

Adobe Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2 Release Candidates now available

Adobe has made release candidates available for Lightroom 3.2 and Camera Raw 6.2.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H55 Review

Sony knows how to pack a compact camera like the Cyber-shot H55 with great features. A 10x optical zoom, Sweep Panorama mode, and even a manual exposure mode make the[...]

Full Epson PictureMate Show Review at PrinterComparison

Our sister site, PrinterComparison, has followed up on a first look with a full review of the Epson PictureMate Show. Take a look at how the printer/digital frame combo fared.

Canon PowerShot A490

The Canon PowerShot A490 is a budget point-and-shoot powered by AA batteries. It features a 2.5-inch LCD, Digic III image processor and ISO sensitivity up to 1600.

Canon PowerShot A490 First Look

The Canon PowerShot A490 doesn't offer popular features like HD video recording. It doesn't have a splashy high-resolution LCD. It does, however, come with a very low price tag. Take[...]

Best and Worst Photo Hosting Websites

Students always need someplace to start. Whether you are very serious about pursuing a degree in photography or to just be a major enthusiast, it is essential to keep a[...]

DCR Workshop: How to use your CILC like a pro

You've entered the world of the Compact Interchangeable Lens Camera, and you're wondering how you can step up your game to take better photos. Here are a few tips to[...]

Nikon Coolpix S1100pj “Projector Camera” and Coolpix S5100 debut

Nikon introduces the Coolpix S1100pj today with a brighter projector and a bold new style. Also unveiled is the Nikon Coolpix S5100, replacing the S570.

Fujifilm FinePix Real 3D W3 adds HD video

Fujifilm launches its second-gen FinePix Real 3D W3 camera today with a couple of upgrades over the previous model.

Canon introduces EOS 7DSV Studio DSLR

Canon announces today an EOS 7DSV DSLR geared specifically toward studio, event and school photographers with specialized locking modes and barcode data.

Sony NEX-VG10 First Look Review

DCR is in Jackson, Wyoming this week testing out the Sony NEX-VG10. With its cowboy culture and scenic landscape, it's the perfect place to shoot a variety of challenging and[...]

Nikon D3100 adds 1080p HD video

Nikon's highly popular D3000 gets a refresh today with the announcement of the Nikon D3100. Nikon adds 1080p HD video recording to the entry-level DSLR.

Nikon announces four new Nikkor lenses

Nikon has announced the introduction of four new Nikkor lenses - AF-S 55-300mm f/4-5.6, AF-S 28-300mm f/4.5-5.6, AF-S 24-120mm f/4 zoom lenses and an AF-S 85mm f/1.4 prime.

Canon PowerShot S95, SD4500 and SX130 announced

Canon offers three refreshes to their advanced PowerShot lineup today with the S95, SD4500 and SX130 point-and-shoots. The new crop of cameras offer light performance upgrades to their predecessors.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX75

The Panasonic FX75 features a fast f/2.2 maximum aperture, a 3.0-inch touch screen and a 24mm wide angle lens.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX75 Review

The Panasonic FX75 got a lot of attention when it launched for its fast f/2.2 maximum aperture lens and a 3.0-inch touch screen, but how is performance across the board?[...]

Sanyo unveils new pocket HD camcorder

Sanyo added a new pocket HD camcorder to its Dual Camera lineup this week, promising what Sanyo VP Tom Van Voy calls, "amazing 10MP photos and 1080 archive quality video[...]

Kodak has the touch, Intros PlayTouch pocket camcorder

We really liked Kodak's pocket HD camcorders at DigitalCameraReview, particularly the Zi8 and PlaySport. Both shot great video and the Zi8 is one of the only pocket HD camcorders with[...]

Kodak EasyShare M590 slims down with 5x zoom

Kodak announces the EasyShare M590 today, calling it the thinnest camera to date with a 5x optical zoom.

Canon iP4820 Photo Printer Review

The Canon Pixma iP4820 is a compact photo printer that is fast, resolution furious, and has a five-cartridge ink system for outstanding print quality. Read the review at our site,[...]

Sony a55, a33 employ translucent fixed mirror system

The Sony alpha a55 and a33 officially debut today, bringing back the translucent, fixed mirror technology last seen in the likes of the Canon Pellix. Sony's system boasts uninterrupted auto[...]

Sony alpha DSLR-A560 launched as successor to A500, A550

Sony launches the a560 DSLR today, bringing features like HD video recording and Sweep Panorama to the alpha 500 series for the first time.

Sony alpha a55 First Look

Sony gave DCR a chance to test the new a55 last week in Jackson Hole, and we grabbed the opportunity by the horns. From fast-paced action at the rodeo to[...]

JVC gets into touch game, Unveils two new pocket camcorders

Watch out Kodak and Panasonic, now JVC has the touch. The Everio maker today unveiled two new pocket HD camcorders, the Picsio GC-WP10 and Picsio GC-FM2, both featuring a[...]

Canon PowerShot A490 Review

The Canon PowerShot A490 replaces the A480 at the low end of Canon's point-and-shoot lineup. It's a surprisingly capable little compact retailing for just under $100. Read on for sample[...]

Adobe announces free applications for Photoshop

Adobe has announced the immediate availability, at no cost, of redesigned versions of three integrated online applications for Photoshop.

Canon EOS 60D replaces 50D, adds flip-out LCD

The Canon EOS 60D makes its long-rumored official appearance today. It replaces the EOS 50D and adds a 3.0-inch flip-out LCD and all of the HD movie modes offered in[...]

Canon EOS 60D First Look

The Canon 60D is a much-anticipated successor to the EOS 50D DSLR. Canon offered DCR the chance to shoot with a pre-production model in Yellowstone National Park a few weeks[...]

New Canon 8-15mm fisheye, telephoto lenses announced

Canon revamps existing 300 and 400mm lenses today alongside a newly designed L series 70-300mm f/4-5.6 and 8-15mm fisheye zoom.

Canon PowerShot S95

The PowerShot S95 is an advanced point-and-shoot with auto and manual exposure modes, a 28mm wide angle lens, hybrid image stabilization, and a bright f/2 lens.

Canon PowerShot S95 First Look

The Canon PowerShot S95 follows on the success of the advanced S90 with a few added features like HD video recording. Check out our First Look for a few hands-on[...]

Olympus E-P2 all-black kit now available

Olympus adds an all-black Digital Pen E-P2 kit to the Micro Four Thirds mix today.

Olympus 75-300mm and 40-150mm Micro Four Thirds telephoto zooms debut

Olympus adds some more zoom power to its Micro Four Thirds lens lineup with the introduction of the M. Zuiko Digital ED 75-300mm f/4.8-6.7 and 40-150mm f/4.0-5.6 telephoto zoom lenses.