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"The most unique and interesting feature of the X100S is its hybrid viewfinder, which can be switched between a traditional optical viewfinder and a high-resolution electronic viewfinder via a switch on the front of the camera." The Verge
"The Fujfilm X20 is the manufacturer's flagship compact and it arrives with an overhauled feature set on its predecessor." Whatdigitalcamera
Panasonic must now also consider that its camera is being integrated into professional video rigs. - dpreview.com
The Fujifilm Finepix X-Pro1 is the start of an all-new camera system, with a brand new mount and lenses. It's unashamedly targeted at a high-end audience, with analogue control dials and a small set of compact, large-aperture primes available at launch.
With the announcement of the EOS 100D / Rebel SL1, Canon has laid its cards on the table. Billed as 'the world's smallest, lightest APS-C DSLR', the EOS 100D unabashedly merges the Rebel-series' DSLR operational hallmarks with an impressively small body. - dpreview.com
The Canon 700D offers real-time preview of Creative Filters in Live View mode, includes a redesigned new mode dial that turns 360 degrees, and has a new ‘upmarket’ body finish.
The Canon 35mm f/1.4 L is an incredibly great lens. Not only is it ultra-sharp and free from ghosts and most distortion, it has great bokeh, is built like a tank, and sells for a bargain price for a pro lens. - Kenrockwell
The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 is an enthusiast compact camera based around a 20MP 1" CMOS sensor. It features a a Zeiss-branded 28-100mm equivalent F1.8-4.9 stabilized lens featuring Zeiss T* coatings to minimize internal reflection. - dpreview.com
When Fujifilm launched the X system in January 2012, it did so with an unusually high-end body: the X-Pro1. With its unique hybrid optical/electronic viewfinder, solid metal body and analogue dial-led control philosophy, it was clearly targeted at professionals and enthusiasts looking for an updated take on the classic rangefinder concept.
The Panasonic FZ200 ($599) is Panasonic's flagship super-zoom digital camera. While recent models have been relatively minor upgrades, the FZ200 returns to its roots by featuring a lens with an F2.8 maximum aperture across its entire zoom range.
Canon has released three EF lenses, including an updated Canon 24-70mm EF F2.8 II USM. The latest version features what is promised to be a more durable body, despite being a little smaller.
Significantly, Nikon Europe's presentation of the camera describes the D7100 as the company's 'flagship DX model', and omitted mention of the D300S in the company's DSLR lineup.
The Olympus OM D E-M5 is the first camera in an OM-Digital lineup that will run alongside the PEN series and, according to the company, its Four Thirds models.
This isn't just Sony's most serious compact camera, but arguably the most serious compact camera we've ever seen. It features a full-frame sensor and a fixed 35mm F2 lens, making it a real heavyweight in terms of lightweight photography. - dpreview.com
When Canon announced they were releasing a 40mm pancake lens I saw a lot of people raise cheers of joy and excitement. Finally! or Perfect street lens! were not uncommon sights online. - canonrumors.com