Fuji X10 Priced at $599, Available November

Fuji X10

The Fuji X10 has received an official retail pricepoint of $599.95.  It should be available in November.

Product pages and/or pre-order options are now up at B&H Photo and Adorama.

The Fuji X10 features a 12.3MP image sensor and a 4x optical zoom, which is controlled by a manual lens ring on the lens barrel.  In addition to RAW still-image capture, the X10 will capture 1080p HD video. Other notable features include a max sensitivity of ISO 12,800 and a TTL-capable hot shoe.


Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 II DC OS HSM

Sigma 18-200mm II DC OS HSM

Sigma has announced a new superzoom lens for Canon, Nikon, Sigma, Pentax and Sony DSLRs.  The Sigma 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 II DC OS HSM features new FLD low dispersion glass elements and SLD (special low dispersion) glass elements, which should improve the overall image quality, as well as correcting chromatic aberration.

The is the second version of this lens.  As a quick refreshers, the “DC” means that it is made for APS-C (aka “cropped”) sensors and not full frame DSLRs. [Read more…]

JVC GC-PX10 Officially Announced for US Availability

JVC GC-PX10

The JVC GC-PX10 is officially slated for release this month in the US.  The PX10 is very similar to the PX1 we saw earlier this year at CES 2011.

The GC-PX10 features a 12.75MP back-illuminated CMOS sensor and captures 1080/60p video at a 36Mbps sample rate.  The 10x zoom lens covers an equivalent focal range of 43.3-433mm when shooting video and 37.4-374mm when shoots stills. [Read more…]