Digital SLR

  • Nikon digital SLR is Europe's camera of the year

    Nikon digital SLR is Europe's camera of the year

    Nikon says their digital SLR D3 has been chosen as Europe’s Camera of the Year 2008-2009 by the European Imaging and Sound Association. The camera has already won the Camera Grand Prix 2008 award in Japan and the Technical Image Press Association‘s Best Professional Digital SLR Camera 2008 award in Europe. Nikon is actually a late entrant to the market for professional digital SLRs… Read More

  • Canon lost digital SLR market share to Nikon in 2007, market as a whole grew

    Canon lost digital SLR market share to Nikon in 2007, market as a whole grew

    Nikon has eaten into Canon’s lead the digital SLR space, according to numbers released by IDC, which were then turned into this pretty graph by CNET. Canon SLRs accounted for 42.7 of the market in 2007 compared with Nikon’s 40 percent. One year earlier, Canon enjoyed a healthier lead, with 46.7 percent of the market to Nikon’s 33 percent. Hard numbers, Canon sold 3.18 million… Read More

  • Olympus E-410 Digital SLR: For Pros and Joes

    Olympus E-410 Digital SLR: For Pros and Joes

    Olympus’ E-410 10-megapixel digital SLR is aimed at both photography beginners and professionals, with a few unique features that separate it from the rest of the crowd. Beginners will appreciate the 176-dgeree viewing angle Live View LCD. The logic here is that people who’ve never used a digital SLR before won’t be comfortable using an optical viewfinder, so Olympus has taken… Read More