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Smartphone Camera Features versus Digital Camera Technology in 2014

It’s no secret that the smartphone is decimating stand-alone digital camera sales. Annual sales have dropped by half over the last two years, and...

Adventure & Swimsuit Models for Summer 2014

While the overall category of point-and-shoot cameras (defined as digital cameras without interchangeable lenses) has steadily declined over the past few years, there are...

Kids’ Sports – Nikon Coolpix P600

With the power of a 60x optical zoom Nikkor lens, this point-and-shoot camera is perfect for capturing that play in center field, or the...

Colorful, Cool Cameras That Make the Ideal Gift for Mom

Spring is finally here, and photographers of all stripes are shedding their winter wear, picking up their photo gear and renewing their passion for...

Canon Ships PowerShot G1 X Mark II with Enhanced Optics &...

Melville, NY—Canon USA’s new flagship PowerShot G1 X Mark II point-and-shoot camera, for professional and advanced amateur photographers, is now available at retail. Boasting...

Trio of JVC All-Weather, Quad-Proof Everio Camcorders Now Available

Wayne, NJ—JVC is offering three new Everio camcorders, the GZ-R70, GZ-R30 and GZ-R10, featuring JVC’s quad-proof structure. The camcorders are water resistant to a...

Digital Imaging Reporter’s 8th Rudy Awards

In honor of the late, irrepressible and charming Rudolph Maschke, who cofounded Photo Industry Reporter (now Digital Imaging Reporter) along with his lifelong friend...

Point & Shoots at the Crossroads

With many dealers cutting back their point-and-shoot offerings and dire predictions that smartphones are destined to decimate their ranks, can there possibly be any...

Sony Unleashes Five Cyber-shots, from 63x zoom DSC-H400 to Ultracompact W800

San Diego, CA—Sony Electronics announced a quintet of Cyber-shot P&S cameras with rich feature sets and compact, travel-friendly bodies: the DSC-H400, HX400V, H300, WX350...

Nikon Releases a Bevy of Advanced Coolpix P&S Cameras

Melville, NY—Nikon added to its Coolpix line of compact point-and-shoot cameras with four models: the 60x zoom Coolpix P600, 42x zoom P530, ultraslim 30x...