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Photo & Video Cameras

Sony RX10 IV: The Ultimate Zoom ‘All-in-One’ Camera

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Sony’s new RX10 IV is the latest incarnation of their popular “all-in-one” super zoom series of Cyber-Shot cameras. It features what Sony is calling the world’s fastest AF acquisition time of 0.03 seconds and is capable of continuous shooting at up to 24 fps with full AF/AE tracking and a 315 point phase-detection AF system that covers about 65% of the frame. Under the hood, is a 1-inch 20.1-megapixel Exmor RS CMOS stacked sensor paired with a BIONZ X image processor. The built-in Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T 24-600mm lens features 25x optical zoom and Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with 4.5 stops…

FUJIFILM X-E3 – Compact Body Packed with Premium Features

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With Fujifilm’s newest X-Series camera, the rangefinder-style X-E3, you are getting the many of the same premium features found in their newer X-Series cameras (X-Pro2, X-T2, X-T20) plus a few that are brand new to the X-E3. The X-E3 boasts the same 24.3MP X-Trans CMOS III sensor and X-Processor Pro engine, as the cameras mentioned above, it also features a focus control joystick (introduced on the X-Pro2) and the same 325-point autofocus system as found on the X-T2. As for new features, the X-E3 is the first X-Series camera to feature Bluetooth LE in addition to WiFi allowing for easy…

Olympus Announces OM-D E-M10 Mark III featuring Ultra HD 4K Video

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The Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mark III isn’t a giant leap forward over the previous E-M10 Mark II, but it does put the ability to record Ultra HD 4K video into the hands of enthusiasts and those upgrading from their smartphones at a very reasonable price. As with previous E-M10 models, the E-M10 Mark III features a 16MP Micro Four Thirds sensor, but boasts the same TruePic III processing engine found in their flagship E-M1 Mark II. As with all of the OM-D series, the E-M10 Mark III is a beautiful looking camera, especially in silver. The body still feels relatively…

Sony DSC-RX0 – Insane 960/1000fps Super Slo Mo, High End Action Cam

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Sony’s feature rich DSC-RX0 is looking like it has the potential to blow the competition right out of the water and with its insane 960/1000fps super slow motion capture rate, the water/shock/crush proof RX0 will open up a whole ocean of opportunities for film makers & photographers alike. Goes Wherever You Go… The RX0 is a true action cam, boasting waterproofing up to 10 metres (33ft) and up to 100 metres (330ft) when paired with the new MPK-HSR1 housing. It’s also shockproof up to a drop of 2 meters (6.5ft) and crushproof to 200kg (440lbs) so you can feel safe…

Nikon Officially Announces the Versatile 45.7 MP D850

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Hot on the heels of their teaser announcement, Nikon has released the full specs & pricing for their newest FX full-frame camera, the D850. Offering near medium-format quality, the 45.7MP D850 is also Nikon’s first DSLR to incorporate a back-side illuminated (BSI) CMOS sensor with no low-pass filter. The new sensor, coupled with Nikon’s EXPEED 5 image processing engine allows the D850 to capture light more efficiently with a wider dynamic range. It also increases the D850’s low-noise image capturing capabilities offering a wide ISO range of 64 – 25,600 (expandable down to 32 – or up to 102,400). The…

Introducing the much-anticipated Nikon D850 FX-Format DSLR

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Introducing the much-anticipated Nikon D850 To highlight their 100th Anniversary celebrations, Nikon has teased the development of their newest hi-res / hi-speed FX-format DSLR –– the “phenomenal” Nikon D850, successor to the esteemed D810, and a camera befitting a world leader in photo imaging technology. Details are scarce, but according to Nikon, the D850 FX-format digital SLR camera will be engineered with an impressive range of new technologies, features and performance enhancements that they say are a direct result of feedback from users. For demanding photographers and filmmakers, the full-frame Nikon D850 dishes out exactly what pros and serious hobbyists…

Rules for Canadian Recreational Drone Pilots: Updated

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As we discussed in a blog post in March of this year, Canada’s original interim rules for drone pilots were extremely restrictive. So restrictive in fact, that if you wanted to fly your drone for recreational purposes, you would in essence, need to be on a deserted island. Now, after much lobbying by Canadian drone operators and a group called NODE – the Network of Drone Enthusiasts -, the Canadian Government has introduced a more relaxed version of their interim drone rules. “The revised Interim Order is a step in the right direction. The extremely restrictive rules in the original…

6D Mark II – Canon’s First Full-Frame with an Articulated LCD Screen

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The original Canon EOS 6D was released at the tail end of 2012 as a smaller, lighter and slightly cheaper full-frame alternative for photographers who wanted to make the jump to full-frame but perhaps couldn’t afford the 5D Mark III or were more interested in the built in GPS and Wi-Fi capabilities that the 5D Mark III lacked. Fast forward 5 years and we now have the new and improved 6D Mark II. As with the original 6D, the Mark II is aimed at enthusiasts and “is ideal for budding photographers looking to take their creative DSLR photography skills to the next…

Canon C200 – Internal 4K and a price that won’t break your bank account

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The new Canon C200 isn’t a replacement for the C100 Mark II, but as Canon is calling it, an upgrade path for C100 Mark II shooters who want a little bit more from what their camera can provide but can’t quite justify the jump to the C300 Mark II. Canon C200 The C200 features a 8.85 MP Super 35mm CMOS Sensor that supports 4K (DCI) RAW recording at a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2160 pixels and can handle ISO speeds of up to 102,4000. 4K RAW internal recording is made possible with Canon’s new recording format called “Cinema RAW…

Panasonic AU-EVA1 Cinema Camera: What You Need to Know

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The new Panasonic AU-EVA1 Compact 5.7K Super 35mm Cinema Camera sure made a lot of people sit up and take notice when it was announced at Cine Gear Expo last Friday. Sitting somewhere between Panasonic’s already impressive GH5 and VariCam LT, the EVA1 boasts a lot of features not found on cameras at it’s price point. The Panasonic AU-EVA1 features native EF-Mount support, meaning users will have access to a broad range of lenses, including cinema-prime and zooms from various manufacturers. It also boasts Electronic Image stabilization to compensate for camera shake and blurring for those who like to shoot shoulder mounted…

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