CES 2016: Solar powered camera from ACTIVEON

ACTIVEON's solar powered camera, the SOLAR X Launching at CES in Last Vegas this week is this new solar powered camera from ACTIVEON. Called the SOLAR X, it offers 4K performance and includes a two-inch touchscreen, built-in 1100mAh rechargeable battery, built-in Wi-Fi and digital image stabilisation. It captures 4K video at 2160p…

Nikon lining up first Android-based camera with Coolpix S800?

Nikon may be preparing to launch an Android-powered digital camera, with camera blog Nikon Rumors stating that the forthcoming Nikon Coolpix S800 will be running Google's mobile operating system. A filling at the Indonesian Communication agency reveals the Coolpix S800…

Polaroid Z2300 captures digital images, prints REAL photos

Remember "shaking it like a Polaroid picture"? Polaroid are hoping to blend nostalgia with modern digital imaging technology with the new Polaroid Z2300 digital camera. Capturing 10MP digital snaps, the Z2300 can also print 2×3 inch prints directly from the…

Pentax reveal Optio RZ18 18x compact ultra zoom camera

Pentax are today launching the Optio RZ18, a pocketable compact digital camera boasting an 18x optical zoom. Shooting 16MP pics with a 3-inch preview LCD screen, the RZ18 covers focal lengths from 25mm wide angle to 450mm super-telephoto in 35mm…

Sony DSC-TX55 takes "world's thinnest" compact camera crown

Sony have revealed the world's thinnest compact camera this morning. With a chassis measuring just 92.9mm x 54.4mm x 13.2mm, and at 12.2mm at its thinnest point, it'll slip as comfortably into your pocket as a silky smartphone. And…

Lecia M9-P: World's smallest full-frame digital camera system

Beautiful camera makers Lecia have announced to Magnum photographers gathered in Paris that they are soon to luanch the Lecia M9-P camera, the world's smallest full-frame digital camera system. Part of Lecia's rangefinder portfolio aimed at photography pros, it has…

Sony planning 3G-connected Cyber-shot digital camera?

Rumblings over on the gdgt blog are suggesting that Sony could be readying a 3G-enabled Cyber-shot point-and-shoot digital camera. With an embedded 3G modem, the camera would be able to geo-tag and upload photos to the web and social networks…

Canon launch new flagship EOS 600D DSLR camera

Canon have announced the long-awaited successor to their award-winning EOS 550D DSLR camera, the 600D. It's the company's new flagship entry-level DSLR, and looks every bit the match of its predecessor. Capable of shooting 18MP stills from its CMOS sensor,…