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Edgertronic Camera Update

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As many of you know the edgertronic hi speed camera is still in the #1 position on our HSC Camera guide.  It offers professional slow motion features in color for $5,495.00 and in Monochrome for $5,695.00.   At HD 1280*720p resolution it offers 700 fps and records in a high quality implementation H.264 codec. Up to 17,791 fps at reduced resolutions.

Mike Matter the CEO of Sanstreak Corp, the company behind the edgertronic has some info on recent developments:  → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Nikon 1 V3, J4 and Pentax XG-1 Recount!

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The Nikon 1  system with it’s one 1″ inch is one of the most promising camera lines regarding slow motion. With several modes unthinkable at this price point for decades. While the resolution is not HD, it can work for motion analysis and scientific purposes quite well.

Dpreview just posted it’s final review of the Nikon 1 V3 and it liked it a lot for its overwhelming set of features, it tallied a respectable 76% in their scale. The image quality is not as good as larger sensor cameras to be expected but it has its charm and versatility in a very small form factor. → Continue Reading Full Post ←

LX8 Rumors and ZS40 Slomo Samples

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The LX7 is a great slow motion camera on the cheap and you can still get one while they last for under $400.  Rumors around the net hint that a replacement Panasonic LX8 is being readied for a July 16th release.

Specs wise not much is known but the claims say that a 1″ sensor and Electronic View Finder EVF not unlike that of the Sony RX100 mkIII will be the big upgrades.   The Panasonic LX7 does great slow motion at 720p 120fps with quality too good for something this small.  It will be premature to predict but the logical progression for the LX8 is to offer 120fps at 1080p and 240fps at 720p.   Don’t hold your breath but if this camera delivers it might become the next best thing in cheap quality Slow Motion. → Continue Reading Full Post ←