DxO Optics Pro v7.5.5 Adds Support for Canon 1D X & Nikon D600

DxO Optics Pro v7.5.5 has been released and adds support for the following cameras:

Additionally, there are nearly 400 new camera/lens combinations added to the the library. Note that 1D X and D600 support are only available in the DxO Optics Pro Elite edition.

More details on DxO’s website.

Nikon D4 Official Specs Confirmed, $6K Price Point

Nikon D4

Lots of leaking on the Nikon D4 around the web today.  Basically, all the specs that we’ve heard recently turn out to be the real deal.  The price is gonna hurt a bit at $6000.  Hopefully, Nikon will keep the D800 in the sub-$3000 market, eh?

Regardless, it looks like the Canon 1D X has a real bit of competition from Nikon now – not to mention that the D4 looks to beat the 1D X to market by a month or so.

Take a look at the specs below to see how closely these cameras match up. [Read more...]

Canon 1D X Hands-On

Canon 1D X

I spent a few hours at the Canon EOS & PIXMA event this evening.  The core of the event was promoting the new PIXMA PRO-1 and the fact that it was built in conjunction with the EOS camera system – to take full advantage of what these cameras are capable of.  Seeing several of the large prints from the PIXMA PRO-1, it’s clear that this new printer delivers on the quality.  The bigger attraction for me, however, was the fact that there were several Canon 1D X’s to put in my hands. [Read more...]