Ultrazoom 2008 Camera Articles

Popular Ultrazoom Articles for 2008

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50 Review

A 15x zoom, an innovative tilting LCD, excellent performance, and mini-DSLR styling. What's not to love about the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50?

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS Review

Canon's been slow to up the ante on its flagship ultrazoom, but with a nice 20x optic, the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS may just prove to be worth the wait.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28 Review

Panasonic rolls out another long-zoom winner with the addition of the powerful, flexible, 18x zoom-equipped Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28.

Canon PowerShot SX110 IS Review

Full-size ultrazooms offer great performance, but if you can be happy with "only" 10x zoom, the Canon PowerShot SX110 IS is definitely worth a look.

Fujifilm FinePix S100FS Review

Can the Fujifilm FinePix S100FS overcome the performance woes that have often cursed all-in-one cameras and provide a viable, high-performance DSLR alternative?

Lowepro Nova 160 AW Camera Bag Review

Lowepro's newest small bag, the Nova 160 AW, offers photographers everything they need for a compact camera kit in one easy-to-use weatherproof design.

Head to Head: Canon PowerShot SX10 vs. Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50

This month's Head to Head comparison takes a look at two popular ultrazooms: the Canon PowerShot SX10 IS and the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50.

Canon PowerShot SX10 IS to replace S5

The 20x zoom Canon PowerShot SX10 IS will replace the popular but aging S5. Even more exciting? A CMOS version with HD is on the horizon as well.

Lumix FZ28 updates Panasonic’s 18x ultrazoom

Panasonic has announced a 10.1 megapixel overhaul to its popular FZ18, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ28.

Casio Exilim EX-FH20 offers high-speed shooting for less money

Casio has expanded its line of high-speed ultrazooms to include a new lower cost model with 40 fps shooting - the 9.1 megapixel Casio Exilim EX-FH20.

Editor’s Choice, September 2008: Fujifilm FinePix S100FS

Earning the second Editor's Choice selection for a Fuji ultrazoom this year, the Fujifilm FinePix S100FS is our favorite camera of September.

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50 First Thoughts

Just when it seemed we surely must have reached the end of the parade of current digital ultrazooms, here comes the Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H50.

Olympus goes ultra-small with 20x zoom SP-565 UZ

Olympus has taken the performance and specs of one of our favorite ultrazooms, the SP-570 UZ, and put it all in a more compact package: the Olympus SP-565 UZ. [...]

Canon updates SX line with PowerShot SX110 IS

Canon has added a second-generation model to its SX line today with the announcement of the Canon PowerShot SX110 IS.

Fujifilm FinePix S100fs sample shots posted to Flickr

We've posted an initial gallery of sample images from the Fujifilm FinePix S100fs to Flickr.

Fujifilm FinePix S100FS First Thoughts

With the Fujifilm FinePix S100FS, Fuji continues their tradition of making all-in-one cameras that mimic DSLRs without the burden of interchangeable lenses.

Fujifilm launches high-def FinePix S2000HD

Fuji has officially unveiled its new compact ultrazoom, the Fujifilm FinePix S2000HD, and several key updates showed up on the specs sheet this time around.

Head to Head: Fujifilm FinePix S8100fd vs. Olympus SP-570 UZ

Kings of the mega-ultrazoom realm, the Fujifilm FinePix S8100fd and the Olympus SP-570 UZ square off in this month's Head to Head comparison.

Kodak EasyShare Z1015 IS, M1093 flagship models launched

With the typical lack of fanfare that has become their signature, Kodak quietly added two new flagship cameras to their website this week.

Details on Samsung HZ1 compact ultrazoom emerge

Samsung is making a strong bid to be taken seriously in the high-performance compact segment with their announcement of the 10x zoom Samsung HZ1.