The Canon PowerShot SX60 HS is a new superzoom camera with a 16.1MP CMOS sensor and 65x optical zoom lens (21-1365mm equivalent). Of course with that kind of reach, the lens features Optical Image Stabilization. Notably, it can capture RAW still images for greater latitude in post processing. [Read more…]
Canon has finally gotten serious with its compact cameras with the new PowerShot G7 X, which features a large 1″ sensor in the body reminiscent of the PowerShot ‘S’ line. The camera is clearly aimed at competing with Sony’s (deservedly) popular RX100 line.
The 1″ sensor is 20.2MP and is paired with the DIGIC 6 image processor. [Read more…]
The SX520 HS features a 16MP CMOS sensor, while the SX400 IS sports a lower-caliber 16MP CCD sensor. Both cameras have a massive optical zoom range – with the SX520 HS coming out on top at 24-1008mm equivalent zoom range. [Read more…]
Canon has added five new point and shoot cameras to its annual refresh of the PowerShot line. [Read more…]
While the new Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II won’t be officially announced until tomorrow, images and specs have leaked out early, leaving few questions as to what we can expect from the camera. The lens is, as rumored, a 5x zoom lens with a f/2-3.9 variable aperture and a 24-120mm equivalent zoom range. [Read more…]
The upcoming replacement for the PowerShot G1 X has leaked out a few days before release. The camera is rumored to have a slimmer body and lighter weight, as well as an external EVF. Most notable, the lens is expected to be improved to a 24-120mm f/2-3.9 lens (compared to the f/2.8-5.8 lens on the original G1 X).
Additionally, the G1 X successor should be equipped with a DIGIC 6 processor and cost around $700 USD.