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 ←

Kodak Pixpro S-1 Phoenix in disguise?

Early in 2013 the near defunct name of Kodak as a camera maker was given some life support by having its name licensed by JK imaging Ltd.  a start-up imaging company that is hard to know much about. See this article for some clarification.

This week the Kodak brand name was revived with the Pixpro S1.  A Micro 4/3rds camera with lens compatibility with Olympus and Panasonic. The specs are as follows: → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Panasonic FZ1000 Slow Motion Boom!

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Right on the rumor heels of the LX8 we get a new camera from Panasonic. The FZ1000 looks like a GH4 only larger and with a huge lens (Non Interchangeable).  The specs on the camera surprised us and it follows our slow motion estimation for improvement.

FZ1000 Specs: → Continue Reading Full Post ←

Sony RX100 mk III Video Reviews

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Several sites have been trying out the Sony RX100 mk III and have finally been sharing their results along with video samples.

Sadly the 120fps 720p mode is resolution starved and soft. However it does look a little bit better than many cameras in the price bracket. After looking at the quality, we matched it to be just a smidge better than the iPhone 5s but just a tad below the GoPro Hero 3+ when it comes to 120fps slow motion.  It is now positioned in 10th place on our HSC Slow Motion Quality Guide. → Continue Reading Full Post ←

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