Archive for June, 2012

Canon 7D Firmware Update (v2.0.X)

June 28, 2012

Tweet Transcript for video above: Canon is at it again with a firmware update for the 7D. Version 2.0.X is the most comprehensive update ever released for a Canon camera. Here are some of the key features: Higher maximum burst rates from 15 to 25 images in RAW mode and from 8 to 17 images […]

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Sony Developing POV Action Cam

June 28, 2012

Tweet Transcript from above video: Sony announces it is developing a new type of high definition wearable video camera. The camera answers the demand for premium point-of-view and action sports filming devices. The new video camera will feature Sony’s SteadyShot® image stabilization technology. The video camera’s small, lightweight body will house an Exmor® R CMOS […]

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Sigma 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM

June 25, 2012

Tweet Transcript from above video: Sigma announces the addition of the 18-250mm F3.5-6.3 DC Macro OS HSM to its product lineup. This multipurpose zoom lens offers Optical Stabilization and covers focal lengths from wide angle to telephoto and macro photography. Sigma are the only ones using Thermally Stable Composite. TSC, is used in the lens […]

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Canon EF-S 18-135mm and EF 40mm STM lenses

June 22, 2012

Tweet Transcript from above video: Canon recently introduced two new lenses: the EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS STM lens and the EF 40mm f/2.8 STM lens. Both STM lenses include Canon’s new Stepping Motor technology, which allows the lenses to smoothly and silently focus, and when used in combination with Canon’s new Movie Servo AF feature, […]

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Canon EOS 60D & 60Da Firmware Update (v1.1.1)

June 21, 2012

Tweet Transcript from above video: Canon issued a firmware update for the EOS 60D and 60Da cameras. The firmware version 1.1.1 corrects a bug that placed the wrong serial number in image EXIF on the 60D and also fixes language errors in some menus for both of the cameras. Canon will also announce updated versions […]

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Canon EOS 5D Mark III Firmware Update (v1.1.3)

June 21, 2012

Tweet Transcript from above video: Canon has announced a firmware update for the EOS 5D Mark III. The Firmware version 1.1.3 makes the 5D Mark III compatible with the new EF40mm F2.8 STM lens, announced earlier. The firmware update fixes a few bugs and also fixes a series of language errors in menu screens. You […]

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NIKKOR: AF-S DX 18-300mm and AF-S 24-85mm ED VR Lenses

June 21, 2012

Tweet Transcript of video above: Nikon announces two new lenses to the NIKKOR lineup; the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR and the AF-S NIKKOR 24-85mm f/3.5-4.5G ED VR The new 18-300mm VR lens is a versatile and compact 16.7X all-in-one super zoom DX-format lens and the new 24-85mm VR lens is an ideal […]

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Canon EOS Rebel T4i (650D)

June 14, 2012

Tweet Script from video above: The new EOS Rebel T4i or 650D as it’s called elsewhere in the world, features an 18-megapixel CMOS (APS-C) sensor, DIGIC 5 Image Processor five frames per second (fps) and an extended ISO range of 100-12800 which is expandable to 25600 in H mode “The EOS Rebel T4i boasts full […]

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