Samsung ST80: Wi-Fi Enabled Point & Shoot

The Samsung ST80 is a 14.2MP point and shoot camera that features a 3x optical zoom and a 3-inch touch screen display.  The ST80 can capture 720p video in H.264 format and offers Wi-Fi connectivity to email and direct upload images to photo and video sharing websites.

The Samsung ST80 should be available in September 2010 at an initial retail price of $249.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

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Fuji Z700EXR Review

The Fuji Z700EXR is a 12-megapixel point and shoot camera featuring Fuji’s popular EXR sensor technology. The Z700EXR offers a 3.5″ wide touchscreen display in 16:9 format, a 5x optical zoom and is capable of capturing HD video at 720p.

To see how well this casual shooter handles, read on. [Read more...]

Sony Touchscreen DSLR

A pair recent Sony patent applications reveal what is clearly an Alpha-system DSLR with a touchscreen display that is functional with both the standard grip and a vertical accessory grip.  (See US Patent Appl. Nos. 2010/0134676 and 2010/0134433.)  According to the patent application, the challenge with integrating a touchscreen on a DSLR is keeping your nose from activating it when looking through the viewfinder, while at the same time allowing you to access features mapped to the touchscreen controls. [Read more...]

Fuji FinePix Z700EXR Reviews and Resources

Fuji FinePix Z700EXR

The Fuji FinePix Z700EXR is a 12MP point and shoot camera featuring Fuji’s popular EXR sensor technology.  The Z700EXR offers a 3.5″ wide touch screen display in 16:9 format, a 5x optical zoom and is capable of capturing HD video at 720p.

The Fuji Z700EXR will be available March 2010 at an initial retail price of $279.95.

Fuji Z700EXR Availability

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Fuji Z700EXR Reviews

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