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Digital Camera Beginner is your one stop shop for information and advice about all types of digital SLR, compact and bridge cameras from all manufacturers including Canon, Nikon, Panasonic and Fujifilm.

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16 Jan Posted by Matt in News |

Canon EOS 600D & 1100D on the way? CP+ 2011 could see new DSLRs

Canon EOS 600D & 1100D on the way?  CP+ 2011 could see new DSLRs

UPDATE: The Canon EOS 1100D & Canon EOS 600D have now been announced. CP+ is less than a month away now, kicking off on the 9-12th February at Pacifico Yokohama in Japan.  We have reason to believe that Canon (and possibly also Nikon) could use this show as a launchpad for a couple of new consumer digital...

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11 Jan Posted by Mark in Reviews, Stuff We Like |

Polaroid PoGo ZINK Printer

Polaroid PoGo ZINK Printer

Is it a bit late to review something that’s been out for nearly two years? Maybe. But until this week I’d completely forgotten that Polaroid had ever released their instant ZINK (Zero INK) Printer! Luckily, I was reminded by Matt and Polaroid’s somewhat OTT release of their new ZINK range. I still probably wouldn’t have...

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07 Jan Posted by Matt in News, Stuff We Like |

Polaroid GL30 Digital Instant Camera launched, with a little help…

Polaroid GL30 Digital Instant Camera launched, with a little help…

It may not quite be over yet for the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, but we doubt anyone will create more of a buzz and show than Lady Gaga launching a trio of new Polaroid products. All three are innovative (well ones just a bit odd, more on that later) and Gaga claims she had a hands-on role with the design.

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07 Jan Posted by Matt in Guides, News, Reviews |

Mac App Store: Our App Picks for Photographers

Mac App Store: Our App Picks for Photographers

It might seem like an age ago now, but it was only October 20th last year when Steve Jobs took to the stage and announced that the Mac App Store would launch within 90 days. The store only launched on January 6th, but already has a healthy range of 1000 apps available. We've had a good look at the App Store today, and immediately we were pleased that Photography gets its own category. Here are our picks...

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06 Jan Posted by Matt in News, Reviews |

Samsung SH100: The Wi-Fi, Geo-tagging, Phone-controlled Digital Camera

Samsung SH100: The Wi-Fi, Geo-tagging, Phone-controlled Digital Camera

We expect quite a few product announcements in the next few days as the Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) in Las Vegas gets underway, but nipping in just before the floodgates open our eye was caught by the intriguing Samsung SH100.

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04 Jan Posted by Matt in News |

Nikon Compact System Digital Camera about to Launch?

Nikon Compact System Digital Camera about to Launch?

Thinking of buying a compact system camera in the near future? If so then it might be wise to wait a couple of weeks to see if the current crop of speculation surrounding Nikons entry into this sector holds true. Current rumours suggest models could hit the shelves by March 2011, and may be announced very soon.

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28 Dec Posted by Matt in Stuff We Like |

Building a Digital Camera: Leica M9 Assembly Video

Building a Digital Camera: Leica M9 Assembly Video

Ever wondered what's inside that tightly sealed digital camera of yours? Or have you ever taken this curiosity a step further and wondered how your digital camera was made? If the answer to both of these is a resounding no and you're happy just taking photos and not building cameras, then this probably isn't the video for you. If on the other hand you're getting a bit curious then this video from the Leica factory should be right up your street.

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14 Dec Posted by Matt in News |

Digital Camera Predictions for 2011

Digital Camera Predictions for 2011

We've already taken a look at some of our favourite cameras from 2010 - the Canon EOS 550D/Rebel T2i, Nikon D3100, Fujifilm F70EXR and Canon PowerShot SX210 IS - but what will 2011 hold for the digital camera world? We've been sifting through bucket loads of rumours here at Digital Camera Beginner, and if just a few of them turn to reality then we should be set for another exciting year.

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12 Dec Posted by Matt in News, Reviews, Stuff We Like |

Digital Cameras: Our Best of 2010

Digital Cameras: Our Best of 2010

As we enter the last few weeks of 2010, it's a fairly safe assumption to say we won't be seeing any new product announcements from the major manufacturers now until the beginning of 2011. So, what have been the highlights of the last 12 months?

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10 Dec Posted by Mark in Reviews, Stuff We Like |

Fun Cameras For Kids

Fun Cameras For Kids

Most of the time we look at the quality and price of the cameras to help choose what to buy. For this list we're looking more at the fun level - both for kids and the fun loving adults out there!

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