Category: Digital Compact Cameras

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony RX100 VII premium compact camera, including every single menu screen!

Want to see exactly what the new Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Sony RX100 VII premium compact camera, including every single menu screen!

Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII First Impressions

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

We've spent some time shooting with the exciting new Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII compact camera. Here are our initial first impressions...

We've spent some time shooting with the exciting new Sony Cyber-shot RX100 VII compact camera. Here are our initial first impressions...

Sony RX100 VII Compact Camera Offers Alpha 9 Performance in Your Pocket

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The new Sony RX100 VII achieves new levels of performance in a compact camera by utilising technologies developed for Sony’s full-frame mirrorless camera, the Alpha 9.

The RX100 VII will ship in Europe in August 2019 priced at approximately €1,300 / £1,200.

The new Sony RX100 VII achieves new levels of performance in a compact camera by utilising technologies developed for Sony’s full-frame mirrorless camera, the Alpha 9. The RX100 VII will ship in Europe in August 2019 priced at approximately €1,300 / £1,200.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Leica V-Lux 5 Super-zoom Compact Camera

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The Leica V-Lux 5 is a new super-zoom camera with a 25-400mm lens, 20 megapixels and 4K/60p movies.

  • 20 megapixel 1-inch sensor
  • 9.1-146 mm (25-400 mm equiv.) f/2.8-4 ASPH. lens
  • 2.36 megapixel OLED EVF with 0.74x magnification
  • High-speed AF & 12 fps continuous burst shooting
  • 4K video recording and 4K photo modes
  • Wi-Fi + Bluetooth connectivity with the Leica FOTOS app

The Leica V-Lux 5 is available now priced at £1,050 / $1,250.

The Leica V-Lux 5 is a new super-zoom camera with a 25-400mm lens, 20 megapixels and 4K/60p movies. 20 megapixel 1-inch sensor 9.1-146 mm (25-400 mm equiv.) f/2.8-4 ASPH. lens 2.36 megapixel OLED EVF with 0.74x magnification High-speed AF & 12 fps continuous burst shooting 4K video recording and 4K…

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II premium compact camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II premium compact camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III premium compact camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III premium compact camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III camera.

Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III Compact Cameras

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Canon have unveiled two new, high-quality compact cameras for enthusiast photographers and vloggers, the Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III.

The Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II is available to pre-order from 9th July 2019 and on sale in August 2019 priced at £849.99/€999.99.

The Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark III is also available to pre-order from 9th July 2019 and on sale in August 2019 priced at £699.99/€849.99.

Canon have unveiled two new, high-quality compact cameras for enthusiast photographers and vloggers, the Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II and PowerShot G7 X Mark III. The Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II is available to pre-order from 9th July 2019 and on sale in August 2019 priced at £849.99/€999.99…

Thursday, May 23, 2019

SJCAM ​SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max Action Cameras Price, Specs and Availability

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The SJCAM SJ9 Series of new waterproof cameras are the first action cameras on the market to feature wireless charging. Consisting of 2 models – the SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max, both cameras feature a 2.33” touch screen display and 1300mAH battery.

The new SJCAM SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max are available for pre order now. Approximate pricing will be £209 for the SJ9 Strike and £159 for the SJ9 Max.


The SJCAM SJ9 Series of new waterproof cameras are the first action cameras on the market to feature wireless charging. Consisting of 2 models – the SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max, both cameras feature a 2.33” touch screen display and 1300mAH battery.The new SJCAM SJ9 Strike and SJ9 Max are…

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Olympus Tough TG-6 Compact Camera

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The Olympus Tough TG-6 is a new flagship Tough compact camera that can withstand all weather conditions, underwater use, drop shocks and crushing weights.

The Olympus TG-6 will go on sale from early July priced at £449.99.

The Olympus Tough TG-6 is a new flagship Tough compact camera that can withstand all weather conditions, underwater use, drop shocks and crushing weights. The Olympus TG-6 will go on sale from early July priced at £449.99.

Friday, May 17, 2019

DJI Osmo Action Camera Features 4K Video, Dual Screens, Electronic Image Stabilisation

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

DJI have released their first ever action camera, called the DJI Osmo Action, which features 4K/60fps video, DJI’s Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS) technology, and front and rear LCD screens.

The DJI Osmo Action is priced at £329/€379 and will start shipping immediately at store.dji.com and from authorised dealers on May 22.

DJI have released their first ever action camera, called the DJI Osmo Action, which features 4K/60fps video, DJI’s Electronic Image Stabilisation (EIS) technology, and front and rear LCD screens.The DJI Osmo Action is priced at £329/€379 and will start shipping immediately at store.dji.com and from authorised dealers on May 22…

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Nikon Coolpix W150 Tough Camera

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The Nikon Coolpix W150 is a waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, and dustproof compact adventure camera. The new Underwater Face Framing mode takes up to four photos each time it sees a face in the pool or on a dive of up to 10m. The Nikon W150 also has a low-light CMOS sensor, 3x optical zoom lens, Full HD (1080p/30 fps) video recording and a large, anti-reflective LCD screen.

The Nikon Coolpix W150 is a waterproof, shockproof, freezeproof, and dustproof compact adventure camera. The new Underwater Face Framing mode takes up to four photos each time it sees a face in the pool or on a dive of up to 10m. The Nikon W150 also has a low-light CMOS…

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Insta360 EVO Foldable Camera Shoots 180 3D and 360

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The new Insta360 EVO foldable camera has a compact, quick-folding body that transforms between two shooting modes, one for shooting lifelike 180-degree 3D content and another for immersive 360 that captures every angle at once.

The Insta360 EVO is priced at $419.99 USD and available to order now via Insta360.com, B&H Photo Video and select retailers worldwide.

The new Insta360 EVO foldable camera has a compact, quick-folding body that transforms between two shooting modes, one for shooting lifelike 180-degree 3D content and another for immersive 360 that captures every angle at once. The Insta360 EVO is priced at $419.99 USD and available to order now via Insta360.com…

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Sony RX0 II Premium Action Camera Adds 4K Video and Vlogging Screen

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The Sony RX0 II is a new premium action camera with a 1.0-type stacked 15.3MP image sensor.

The successor to the original RX0 now offers internal 4K recording, an up to 180-degree and down to 90-degree tiltable LCD screen that even works underwater, and new image stabilisation solutions for video recording.

The Sony RX0 II kit with the VCT-SGR1 Shooting Grip and bracket will ship in Europe in May 2019, priced at approximately €800 / £730.In the US it's priced at $700 and will ship in April 2019.

The Sony RX0 II is a new premium action camera with a 1.0-type stacked 15.3MP image sensor. The successor to the original RX0 now offers internal 4K recording, an up to 180-degree and down to 90-degree tiltable LCD screen that even works underwater, and new image stabilisation solutions for video…

Friday, March 8, 2019

Leica Q2 First Impressions

Gavin Stoker | Digital Compact Cameras

The Leica Q2 is a new full-frame compact camera with a fixed 28mm F1.7 lens.

We were shown a full production version of the Q2 by Leica ahead of yesterday's launch. We've shot sample JPEG and RAW images with the camera and got some hands-on time with the Leica Q2.

So read on for our first impressions of the new Leica Q2, which is being billed as the ultimate compact camera...

The Leica Q2 is a new full-frame compact camera with a fixed 28mm F1.7 lens. We were shown a full production version of the Q2 by Leica ahead of yesterday's launch. We've shot sample JPEG and RAW images with the camera and got some hands-on time with the Leica Q2…

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Leica Q2 Hands-on Photos

Gavin Stoker | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Leica Q2 camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Leica Q2 camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Leica Q2 camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our hands-on gallery of photos of the Leica Q2 camera.

Leica Q2 Full-frame Compact Camera - 47.3 Megapixels, 28mm Lens, 4K Video

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The Leica Q2 is a new 47 megapixel full-frame mirrorless compact camera with a 28mm f/1.7 fixed lens, 4K vieo recording, improved battery life, weatherproofing, 20fps burst shooting, Bluetooth connectivity and OLED viewfinder.

The Leica Q2 is on sale from today priced at £4250 / $4,995.

The Leica Q2 is a new 47 megapixel full-frame mirrorless compact camera with a 28mm f/1.7 fixed lens, 4K vieo recording, improved battery life, weatherproofing, 20fps burst shooting, Bluetooth connectivity and OLED viewfinder. The Leica Q2 is on sale from today priced at £4250 / $4,995.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Ricoh Theta Z1 - 360-degree Camera with 23 Megapixel 1.0-inch Sensor, 4K Movies, Adobe DNG RAW

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

The new Ricoh Theta Z1 is a 360-degree camera with a 23-megapixel, 1.0-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor, 4K video at 30fps, and support for Adobe DNG format RAW files.

The Theta Z1 will cost £899 / $999 and be available in late March 2019.

The new Ricoh Theta Z1 is a 360-degree camera with a 23-megapixel, 1.0-inch back-illuminated CMOS image sensor, 4K video at 30fps, and support for Adobe DNG format RAW files. The Theta Z1 will cost £899 / $999 and be available in late March 2019.

Thursday, February 21, 2019

Ricoh GR III Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Ricoh GR III premium compact camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Ricoh GR III premium compact camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Ricoh GR III premium compact camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Ricoh GR III premium compact camera.

Ricoh WG-6 Hands-on Photos

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Want to see exactly what the new Ricoh WG-6 tough compact camera looks like in the flesh?

Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Ricoh WG-6 tough compact camera.

Want to see exactly what the new Ricoh WG-6 tough compact camera looks like in the flesh? Check out our extensive hands-on gallery of photos of the Ricoh WG-6 tough compact camera.

The Development of the Ricoh GR III

Mark Goldstein | Digital Compact Cameras

Ricoh have recently announced the Ricoh GR III compact camera. We attended the launch event at Ricoh's London, UK offices. Here are the GR III presentation slides that were shown, which give a lot more detail about this intriguing new camera.

Ricoh have recently announced the Ricoh GR III compact camera. We attended the launch event at Ricoh's London, UK offices. Here are the GR III presentation slides that were shown, which give a lot more detail about this intriguing new camera.