From the monthly archives:

June 2014

Olympus Stylus TOUGH TG-3

Olympus’ latest ultra-rugged digital camera ‘Stylus TOUGH TG-3’ is now available for pre-order in the US via B&H Photo. This shockproof, crushproof, freezeproof, dustproof and waterproof camera retails for $349 and will begin shipping from the end of June. To refresh your memory, the Stylus TOUGH TG-3 sports a 16MP 1/2.3″ BSI CMOS sensor, a 4x optical zoom lens, a 3.0-inch 460K-dot LCD monitor, Olympus’ TruePic VII image processor, an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, GPS, e.Compass, WiFi and 1080p Full HD video recording at 60fps. [Product Page]


Chinavasion has just added another 1080p sports action camera ‘CVABO-DV104’ to its product page. This compact camera has a 5MP CMOS image sensor, a 130-degree wide-angle lens, a 4x digital zoom, four Infrared lamps, two LED lights for night use, a 2.0-inch touchscreen display, a microSD card slot (up to 64GB), a G-sensor, a micro-USB port, a rechargeable 800mAh li-ion battery and can capture both 1080p Full HD video at 25fps and up to 5MP digital still images. The CVABO-DV104 sells for $69.99 (transparent waterproof case included). [Product Page]


Panasonic has once again expanded its line of digital cameras by releasing the LUMIX DMC-FZ1000. Specs-wise, the camera sports a 20.1MP 1″ High Sensitivity MOS sensor, a Leica DC Vario-Elmarit 16x zoom lens, a 0.39″ 2,359K-dot OLED live view finder, a 3.0″ 921K-dot free-angle LCD monitor, HYBRID O.I.S. 5-axis image stabilization, ISO 25600 and 50fps continuos shooting and 4K video recording at 30fps. The LUMIX DMC-FZ1000 is currently available for pre-order via B&H Photo for $897.99. [Product Page]

Sony Introduces Action Cam HDR-AS20

by Isaiah on June 12, 2014


Sony has introduced a new action camcorder to its range, the Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20. This waterproof camcorder sports a back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor, a 170-degree wide-angle lens, a microSD card slot, an HDMI output port, WiFi connectivity that connects the Action Cam with the wearable RM-LVR1 Live-View Remote and 1080p Full HD video recording at a bit rate of 28Mbps. The Action Cam HDR-AS20 is now available for pre-order via Sony UK. [PhotographyBlog]


Normally priced at $299.99, the Nikon Coolpix S9600 is currently on sale over at BestBuy for just $199.99, meaning you could save $100. This compact camera sports a 16MP 1/2.3-inch CMOS image sensor, a 22x optical Zoom-NIKKOR glass lens, a 3.0-inch 460k-dot LCD screen, an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, an HDMI output port, WiFi connectivity and 1080/30p Full HD video recording capabilities. Grab yours now! [Product Page]

A New WiFi Action Camera Released By Papago

by Isaiah on June 10, 2014


Papago is bringing you their latest WiFi action camera, the GoLife Extreme. Featuring a rugged aluminum housing, this waterproof and dustproof camera sports a 3.5MP 1/3″ CMOS image sensor, a 160-degree FOV wide-angle lens, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), built-in mic & speaker, a micro-USB port, a micro-HDMI port, WiFi and can capture 1080p @ 30fps / 720p @ 60fps video. The GoLife Extreme sells for $269 (3 mounts included). [Product Page]

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