Category Archives: Compact Cameras

Bridge to the Horizon!-Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

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Tweet The Canon PowerShot SX60 HS is a 16.1 megapixel high-zoom bridge camera that replaces the SX50 HS. Canon claim that the 65x optical zoom is the highest in the world at present. Let us find out what other advanced features Canon has incorporated in this super-zoom model. Design and…

A Hiker’s Buddy-Olympus Tough TG-3

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Tweet Tough or weather-proof cameras could be treated as specialist equipment, similar to various camping equipment. These cameras are constructed to survive in extreme conditions and ‘safely’ bring back precious images you shoot. The Olympus TG-3 is an upgrade to the TG-2 that we reviewed last year. The TG-2 thoroughly…

Up for the Challenge-Canon PowerShot G7X 1

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Tweet Consumers today are upgrading their level of technical knowledge to distinguish between gimmicks and real stuff , thanks to the increasingly accessible well of information online. And this is forcing the companies to innovate and come up with real improvements. This has led to fierce competition in the premium…

Trimmed to perfection-Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II

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Tweet The Sony RX-series consists of compact cameras with professional specifications. The RX100 and the RX100 II impressed us with their fast lenses and larger-than-normal sensors. The 20.1-megapixel RX100 III is an improvement on these, mainly characterised by a built-in EVF and fast f/2.8 aperture at the telephoto end. Here…

Canon PowerShot S200 – Back to Basics?

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Tweet Canon’s feature-filled premium compacts have been very successful, and the PowerShot S110 was no exception. Though many users can misjudge the 10.1-megapixel S200 as the successor to the S110 with its higher price tag, it is in reality, a strippeddown version of the S110 with a couple of features…