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Sony announces new cameras with plenty of zoom

Sony announces new cameras with plenty of zoom

Two new compacts from Sony put a lot of zoom into little packages. Australia looks like it's missing out on the world's longest 63x zoom camera though.


Canon intros new waterproof, compact and high-end cameras

Canon intros new waterproof, compact and high-end cameras

Canon has a bunch of new cameras coming your way as part of its 2014 release cycle: the D30 tough camera, EOS 1200D, G1 X Mark II and plenty of travel cameras.


Nikon introduces new cameras including 60x zoom model

Nikon introduces new cameras including 60x zoom model

There are seven new Nikon compacts to choose from, including an update to the waterproof camera and an incredibly long 60x superzoom model. 1


Olympus launches new lenses, tough camera and pro OM-D kit

Olympus launches new lenses, tough camera and pro OM-D kit

Alongside a new baby OM-D, Olympus also shows off a couple of lenses, the TG-850 tough model and a 50x optical zoom camera.


Add lenses to your GoPro with this mod

Add lenses to your GoPro with this mod

Turn your GoPro into a Frankenstein's monster decked out with any number of lenses from your existing collection.


Best travel cameras Buyers' Guide

Best travel cameras

Whether you want a compact camera with a long zoom for travelling or just for everyday use, we've got the ideal camera for every situation. 20


Leica finally reveals the Jony Ive-designed camera

Leica finally reveals the Jony Ive-designed camera

Camera and Apple aficionados can get a glimpse at the Sir Jony Ive-designed Leica M that was over a year in the making. 4


Tough camera torture test: ice to see you

Tough camera torture test: ice to see you

Lexy and Matt hit an ice rink to see how our tough cameras perform in rough and cold conditions. Then they're frozen in ice for one final torture experience.


Tough camera torture test: shock and awesome

Tough camera torture test: shock and awesome

Lexy and Matt test out the shock-proofing of the latest tough cameras as they're dropped, shocked, and, well, BMX biked.


Tough camera torture test: the life aquatic

Tough camera torture test: the life aquatic

Matt and Lexy test the underwater performance of the latest tough cameras at the beach and in the pool. Which sinks and which swims?


Best advanced compact cameras Buyers' Guide

Best advanced compact cameras

Here are some of the most competent compacts available for advanced photographers and anyone looking for a little more control. 33


Lytro adds Wi-Fi and animated GIF support

Lytro adds Wi-Fi and animated GIF support

The light field camera gets a firmware update that unlocks built-in wireless functionality, plus a new app lets users create animated GIFs from living images.


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