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Nikon confirms 36.3 megapixel D800, we go hands-on

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Thirty six megapixels. That's the native resolution of Nikon's long-awaited FX-format digital SLR. The D800 was designed with all professional photographers in mind, but with 36.3-megapixel captures (yes, that also means 36.3 megapixels in RAW, or 15.4 in DX format), the Japanese camera maker's latest DSLR output is likely...
Nikon confirms 36.3 megapixel D800, we go hands-on

Sigma DP1, DP2 get 46-megapixel makeover

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If Nikon thought its 36-megapixel D800 would be the king of the resolutions this week, they were wrong. Sigma, it seems, didn't get the memo and has crashed the party, updating its DP1 and DP2 compacts with whopping 46-megapixel sensors. Okay, so technically it's three 15.3 megapixel layers (that...
Sigma DP1, DP2 get 46-megapixel makeover

Nikon woos the pros with long-awaited D800

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With a 36-megapixel sensor, new autofocus and metering systems, better viewfinder, and some attractive video features, the D800 might just have been worth the seemingly endless wait....
Nikon woos the pros with long-awaited D800

Nikon's imminent D800 could offer high-sharpness option

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It looks likely Nikon will announce a more expensive D800E SLR tomorrow, too, that abandons the convenient but blurriness-inducing antialiasing filter....
Nikon's imminent D800 could offer high-sharpness option

Canon lens patent suggests mirrorless camera plans, can't let Nikon have all the fun

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It looks like Canon's finally decided to get involved in that nebulous area we call mirrorless cameras. A patent application spotted on Japanese site Egami outlines the type of lens we may see on Canon's first effort. Admittedly, the leaked details aren't particularly thrilling; it looks like a typical...
Canon lens patent suggests mirrorless camera plans, can't let Nikon have all the fun

Tamron's 24-70mm lens takes image-stabilization lead

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The new lens, with a fast F2.8 design, has can counteract camera shake with vibration compensation that Nikon and Canon competitors currently lack....
Tamron's 24-70mm lens takes image-stabilization lead

Nikon debuts new 18-300mm VR lens, brings highest zoom range yet to its DSLRs

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The latest telephoto zoom lens from Nikon packs in the highest zoom ratio we've seen on an APS-C or DX lens. The Nikkor 18-300mm f/3.5-5/6 G ED VR cranks up the zoom to 16.7X, but pairs this with the aperture range of its existing telephoto lenses, ready for some...
Nikon debuts new 18-300mm VR lens, brings highest zoom range yet to its DSLRs

Nikon offers cashback on D3100, D5100 and D7000 in the UK

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If you're still pouring over the specs of Nikon's current DSLR consumer models, then you've managed to dally just long enough to snag a tidy cashback offer. At least, that's if you're in the UK and can make your purchase before the end of May. Nikon has confirmed to...
Nikon offers cashback on D3100, D5100 and D7000 in the UK

Nikon adds D3200 to its DSLR range, we go hands-on! (video)

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Nikon's recent cashback promo gave us a twinge that new consumer models might be around the corner, but as of today there's just the one: the almost entry-level D3200, which Nikon hopes will complement the cheaper D3100 without supplanting it. The price gap between these two low-end DSLRs is...
Nikon adds D3200 to its DSLR range, we go hands-on! (video)
Nikon D3200 out in May: 24-megapixel sensor, high-res screen, external mic input, comes in red

Nikon's New Entry-Level D3200 DSLR Packs a 24-Megapixel Sensor

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A faster burst mode, a new image processor, a microphone input jack, and an optional wireless adapter highlight the Nikon D3200's new features....
Nikon's New Entry-Level D3200 DSLR Packs a 24-Megapixel Sensor

Nikon pushes out D4, D800 firmware update, fixes lock-up issues and other bugs

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It wasn't long ago that we heard about the "lock-up" woes D4 and D800 owners were experiencing on their shiny new shooters, but luckily for them, Nikon just outed a fix to take care of those issues. Aside from solving the aforementioned annoyance, the firmware update (B:1.01) also mends...
Nikon pushes out D4, D800 firmware update, fixes lock-up issues and other bugs

Nikon adds 18-300mm superzoom, 24-85mm zoom lens

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Two new models offer Nikon shooters a flexible all-in-one or travel lens and an image-stabilized alternative to the company's midrange zooms. [Read more]...
Nikon adds 18-300mm superzoom, 24-85mm zoom lens

Lensbaby Composer Pro gets Samsung, Sony, Micro Four Thirds mirrorless mounts

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Lensbaby faithfuls awaiting a mirrorless-compatible Composer Pro lens need not hold out any longer. The company's high-end creative optic is now shipping for mirrorless mounts of the Samsung NX, Sony NEX and Micro Four Thirds variety -- including the Panasonic Lumix G and Olympus PEN. These latest additions join...
Lensbaby Composer Pro gets Samsung, Sony, Micro Four Thirds mirrorless mounts
Sony ups XQD write speeds to 168MB/s with new S Series memory cards

Canon EOS 5D Mark III field review

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Shoot in the dark. That's essentially what you can do with the Canon 5D Mark III -- with a top sensitivity of ISO 102,400, what was once unfathomable could soon become an acceptable standard. While point-and-shoot manufacturers are adding WiFi and GPS, and tweaking algorithms in an effort to...
Canon EOS 5D Mark III field review
Nikon 18-300mm f/3.5-5.6 lens has world's highest zoom ratio, out June for $999.95
Nikon announces new 28mm f/1.8 fast wide-angle prime lens, out May 28th for £619.99

Sony NEX-F3 review

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Just shy of a year ago, we reviewed the Sony NEX-C3, a mirrorless camera that quickly became our benchmark when it came to entry-level interchangeable lens cameras (ILCs). We praised its excellent image quality, generally consistent performance, overall solid design and, best of all, its $600 price tag --...
Sony NEX-F3 review
Nikon WU-1a dongle adds remote Android control to your DSLR, only works with D3200 for now

Canon 5D Mark III underwhelms on sensor test

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It's Canon's top-scoring model on DxO Labs' image sensor test, but it's not much better than its 3-year-old predecessor, and it trails Nikon's D800. [Read more]...
Canon 5D Mark III underwhelms on sensor test

Nikon D600 pictures leak, offers full-frame snapping at a crop-frame price

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The first images of what's purported to be the new Nikon D600 have appeared online. The budget (for photographers, at least) full-frame camera is expected to come with a 24.7-megapixel sensor, a 3.2-inch LCD display and a built-in autofocus motor. What makes us hopeful of its rapid arrival is...
Nikon D600 pictures leak, offers full-frame snapping at a crop-frame price
Sigma DP2 Merrill hands-on impressions, photos

Sony Alpha A57 Focuses on the DSLR Sweet Spot

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Priced to compete with the Canon EOS Rebel T3i and the Nikon D5100, Sony's translucent-mirror A57 will shoot quickly and offer impressive video options....
Sony Alpha A57 Focuses on the DSLR Sweet Spot
Panasonic's 12-35mm f/2.8 Micro Four Thirds lens launching June 21st for $1580

Nikon D3200 now shipping from Best Buy, unboxing video gets personal with new features

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Nikon promised us a "late April" shipment of its D3100 replacement, and sure enough, it looks to have met that self-imposed deadline. The black D3200 kit is now shipping from Best Buy warehouses, and while a litany of other reputable e-tailers have the unit listed (check our links below),...
Nikon D3200 now shipping from Best Buy, unboxing video gets personal with new features

The winners of the 2011 Engadget Awards -- Readers' Choice

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The results for the 2011 Engadget Awards are in! With more than 250,000 total votes, the response this year has been tremendous -- and no, that's not just another name for the Galaxy Note, which garnered just 3.5 percent of tallies in the Smartphone category. Instead, the iPhone 4S...
The winners of the 2011 Engadget Awards -- Readers' Choice
Space shuttle captain shares his orbital photography advice
Nikon D3200 soon to be announced with 24-megapixel sensor and Wi-Fi connectivity?

Digital Camera RAW update supports more cameras

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A new update adds raw-format support for some Canon, Nikon, Panasonic, Sony, and Samsung cameras in Aperture and iPhoto. [Read more]...
Digital Camera RAW update supports more cameras
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