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Panasonic LUMIX GX7 Review

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16.0 Mega Pixel DSLM Camera with Tilt-Live Viewfinder: Small, Fast Camera that you can Control.

Panasonc Lumix GX7 DSLM Camera Review

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Panasonic has introduced a long-awaited Compact System Camera LUMIX GX7. It’s the ultimate DSLM Camera in a premium flat body – packed with a host of creative functions for photography enthusiasts.

This newly developed 16.00 Mega Pixel Digital Live MOS Sensor, and Venus Engine tool is also equipped with the number of unique features like a Tiltable Viewfinder. Shooting is a fun with Tiltable Live Viewfinder (LVF) and Monitor. Shoot from a new angle, and experience greater focus, incredible speed and outstanding usability. It boasts lightning-fast auto focus speed and a rear touch LCD screen. It’s interchangeable lenses offer multiple shooting options to the working photographer. One can capture 16MP hybrid photo or Full HD video. It has creative control with 22 filter effects. For easy sharing, it also has Wi-Fi and NFC (Near Field Communication) features. Despite its many exceptional features, it maintains its sleek size.

Recently, this Panasonic pearl was demonstrated in IFA2013, being held in Berlin in September 2013.

Panasonic LUMIX GX7 is going to be launched on 30th September 2013.

Click here to know detailed insight and Pre-Order options.

Internationally known Magnum Photos Photographer Thomas Dworzak is very much impressed with LUMIX GX7 and call it a small, fast camera that you can control. In his own words:

This is the kind of camera I want to have. I was hoping for a camera like this to come out. It’s a small, fast camera that you can control.

Watch a video below where Thomas Dworzak talks about his amazing journey through Georgia with the new LUMIX GX7. Video clip also contains a brief talk from Sir Ranulph Fiennes, the world-famous explorer who relied on resilient all-weather devices from Panasonic to aid his latest Antarctic mission.

Find more Innovation Talks at: ifa.panasonic.eu

Pre-Order Now: Panasonic LUMIX GX7 16.0 MP DSLM Camera with Tilt-Live Viewfinder – Body Only (Silver)

Written by Minaxi Mehta

September 7th, 2013 at 9:42 pm

Digital SLR Cameras – Strength of Photography Tools Manufacturers

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Makoto Kimura, president of Nikon Corp., holds a Nikon D4 digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera as he poses for a photograph at the company’s head office in Tokyo.
(Photo Courtsey Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg)

Photography industry is passing through changing times. Technology is upgrading at fast pace and photography tools manufacturing companies like Canon and Nikon are trying their best to keep themselves with this scenario. To maitain the growth rate, these companies are in the process to create products of mass use. Even so, the high-end digital cameras are still providing strength to these companies as this camera segment is very much in demand. Professional and amateur photographers still prefer DLSRs to try their hand on trick photography and special effects. Canon recently launched a new Digital SLR camera EOS 70D. On the other hand, Nikon is  in the process of creating a game-changing non-camera consumer product.

As far as mass user base is concern, mobile users are becoming habitual of taking pictures with their mobile phones. Click and share feature of Smart phones is becoming popular, especially in younger generation. Industry has also figured out that the Point-and-shoot camera sale is dropping, and Smartphone shipments are jumping.

This is the same reason photography giant Nikon is in the process of creating a non-camera consumer product to boost its revenue growth and to keep up its market share. However, the market share of Nikon’s high-end camera like D4-SLR is still intact and company is focusing to compensate its slowing revenue from compact camera segment from these high-end camera products.

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In an interview to Bloomberg, Nikon President Makoto Kimura confirmed this piece of information. Though, he did not clarify what type of product they have in the pipe line. Industry rumor is that Nikon is eyeing Smartphone users and may create its own Smartphone.

Kimura told, “We want to create a product that will change the concept of cameras. It could be a non-camera consumer product. Rapid expansion of mobile devices is a change in business environment given to us. Our task going forward is to find an answer to that change.”

Read this Bloomberg Interview of Nikon’s president to know more about its future plans.

Click here to know how you can do wonders with DSLR Cameras by creating mind-twisting pictures.

How Smartphone industry can affect the traditional photography market? Share your views.

Written by Minaxi Mehta

July 11th, 2013 at 3:21 pm

Is Canon’s New EOS 70D DSLR Camera to Revolutionize Auto focus Technology?

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Photography giant Canon has introduced a brand-new EOS 70D Digital SLR camera. Company claims to revolutionize the auto-focus technology with this brand-new instrument. It has been said that this latest technique will change the way users still images and video with DSLR cameras.

A note about the product on the official website of Canon says that this new technology unlocks the potential to capture video in live view with smooth auto-focus similar to  a camcorder. It also says that compositional options are now nearly limitless with the two real-world choices of Live View and viewfinder shooting.

Have a look at this exclusive video showing a few features of this camera.

The good news for the students of “Trick Photography and Special Effects Book” Program is that this new camera also empowers the photographer to expand creative possibilities with cutting-edge Dual Pixel CMOS AF, which is compatible with 103 Canon EF lenses. It’s built in wireless technology, and the EOS remote app further enhances shooting. A powerful DIGIC 5+ Image Processor supports continuous shooting up to 7.0 frames per second, as well as an extended ISO range of 100–12800 (H: 25600) that allows shooting in a wide variety of lighting conditions. More details can be seen on the official website of Canon to know more about this new Canon DSLR camera.

Check Out Here for the Limited Time Period Offer Of Canon EOS 70D 20.2 MP Digital SLR Camera with Dual Pixel CMOS AF and EF-S 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 IS STM Kit

No doubt that the EOS 70D digital SLR camera is ideal for Evan’s students to take more control of the photographic process for satisfying creative results and able to replicate techniques shared in the book more effectively. The model is priced at $1200 on Canon’s website.

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