Digital Camera

Ricoh Theta m15 360-degree camera coming November 14

Ricoh Theta m15 360-degree camera coming November 14

If you think HTC's RE camera has a strange shape, then you might have have not been aware of Ricoh's Theta camera. Granted, it doesn't have that periscope-like form, but it still comes in that handy tubular design. But in the case of the Theta, that has a purpose, and a rather niche one at that. The Ricoh Theta camera has one and only one purpose: to take spherical shots instantly, making it the world's first, if not only, digital camera dedicated solely to 360-degree photography.

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Ricoh WG-30W digital camera: all around rugged

Ricoh WG-30W digital camera: all around rugged

Ricoh unveiled a rugged action camera last month, bringing with it a sporty design, portable size, and a tiny screen. Those looking for something similar, only larger and with more features, now have an alternative Ricoh option: the WG-30W, a rugged digital camera designed to handle all sorts of potential abuse: crushing, water exposure, extreme temperatures, drops, and other hazards that could happen in adventure settings. The camera will be arriving in time for the holiday season, though an exact launch date hasn't been provided yet.

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Olympus Capture tethering app arrives for OM-D E-M1 users

Olympus Capture tethering app arrives for OM-D E-M1 users

Olympus has announced that its Capture Studio software is now available for any and all OM-D E-M1 users to enjoy. This joins the E-M1 firmware version 2.0 that was recently dropped early, originally intended to arrive this week on September 24.

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Nikon D750 users warned of potential security risk

Nikon D750 users warned of potential security risk

Earlier this month, the Nikon D750 became official after numerous leaks to the joy of photographers everywhere. Fast-forward a bit, and users are being warned of a potential security issue, with Nikon advising that owners need to manually change a setting in the accompanying Wi-Fi app.

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Polaroid Socialmatic Android camera mixes print and digital

Polaroid Socialmatic Android camera mixes print and digital

Polaroid is best known for being a camera company but it has been dabbling in mobile devices, even a smartwatch, of late. Its Socialmatic camera takes it back to its photography roots but with a very peculiar twist: this Android-powered camera lets you print out photos on the spot.

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Olympus pulls trigger on E-M1 v2.0 firmware early: Go get it!

Olympus pulls trigger on E-M1 v2.0 firmware early: Go get it!

Excited by Olympus' new firmware 2.0 for the E-M1? Turns out Olympus was too; so excited, in fact, that it couldn't resist pushing out the update early. Originally intended to drop on September 24th, the upgrade - which adds niceties like tethered shooting - has in fact gone live today.

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Relonch Camera case for iPhone lets you take Fancy Photos

Relonch Camera case for iPhone lets you take Fancy Photos

Digital photography isn't all just about megapixels, which some smartphone OEMs would like you to otherwise think. But even then the iPhone's cameras could perhaps do a bit better. That's were Relonch comes in, an iPhone accessory that its makers claim lets you take Magazine-class photos and instantly upload them to the cloud, hopefully only if you tell it to.

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Canon PowerShot G7 X leak reveals a high-end compact

Canon PowerShot G7 X leak reveals a high-end compact

Canon might have a new PowerShot camera coming soon and it's going to be quite formidable. With a large 20 megapixel CMOS sensor and a large aperture lens, the PowerShot G7 X seems to promise bright and clear shots taken from a small and portable compact body.

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Canon EOS 7D Mark II: new images surface

Canon EOS 7D Mark II: new images surface

The long anticipated Canon EOS 7D Mark II has been the subject of speculation and leaks for a while now, not the least of which was earlier this week when some specs surfaced said to belong to Canon's next camera. Joining them are three new images that show off what is purported to be the EOS 7D Mark II.

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The Nikon COOLPIX S6900 is undoubtedly made for selfies

The Nikon COOLPIX S6900 is undoubtedly made for selfies

The selfie generation isn't going away any time soon, especially when you have major camera makers catering to them. Nikon's latest digital compact, the COOLPIX 6900, is one of those. Though designed with ease of use in mind, quite a number of its features are both implicitly and explicitly targeted at the ever growing use case of self-portraits.

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Nikon D750 DSLR becomes official: 24MP FX-format sensor and more

Nikon D750 DSLR becomes official: 24MP FX-format sensor and more

Over recent weeks we've been seeing leaks concerning a new DSLR from Nikon called the D750. The company has made that camera official today, confirming a lot of specs we've already seen surface and tossing a load of new details into the mix. We've a gallery of the camera after the jump.

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Ricoh WG-M1: a rugged camera built for adventure

Ricoh WG-M1: a rugged camera built for adventure

Many digital cameras of late have touted high-end, and some mid-range, features, but almost all of them, though designed for performance, are more or less delicate pieces of machinery. But what if needed one that could not only perform well enough but also survive extreme conditions? Then you might want to feast your eyes on the WG-M1, Ricoh's latest Extreme model built to be as rugged as you might be.

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