On Gear Live: Giveaway: Loot Crate Launch box!

Latest Gear Live Videos

Nikon Coolpix P500 review

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Cameras, Features, Product Reviews

Nikon Coolpix P500 review

If you want to capture the action close up, the 12.1-megapixel Nikon Coolpix P500, with its 36x zoom lens, will get you right there. But with this digital camera, you get more than just an insanely long lens. Good image quality, speed, and a well-rounded feature set, are part of the deal. Just keep in mind: The P500 is big, since it houses a big lens, but you don't get a large sensor, like you would with a compact interchangeable lens camera or a Digital SLR. Read on for our full review of the Coolpix P500, and how it stacks up against the competition.

Click to continue reading Nikon Coolpix P500 review


Advertisement

2009 Holiday Gift Guide: Sony Alpha DSLR-A330

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Cameras, Men, Techies

Sony Alpha A330

This Sony Alpha A330 DSLR camera is lightweight, and pleasing to the eye what with it’s copper-and-black finish. This one hits 10 megapixels, and sits nicely in the space between uber-cameras for the pros and the dead-simple point and shoots. The Sony Alpha A330 boasts a 2.7-inch pullout LCD display that is posable (great for working with difficult angles,) and the image stabilization and autofocus are there to help with getting the perfect shot. Even cooler? You can get short tutorials of the different settings and effects right on the screen itself. A camera that teaches you, so you can learn as you go. The Sony Alpha A300 with 18-55mm lens sells for $599, but Amazon has it for just $549, a nice $50 discount.


Newegg Deal: 10% off all digital SLRs

Posted by Andru Edwards Categories: Cameras, Hot Deals

10% off dslr

has a fantastic deal going on right now where you can get 10% off of any digital SLR camera that they sell. This 10% off deal only lasts through the end of September (so, like, another 2 days,) so we’d suggest that you jump on ti quick if you want to take advantage of it. There are just a couple of rules, those being that you get a maximum savings of $50, and that you can only redeem the coupon once per account. So pick the DSLR you like best, and head on over to Newegg for 10% off! Be sure to use promo code DSLR10 to get the savings.

As always, you can find all sorts of Newegg promo codes and deals on our forums.

Read More | Newegg 10% off Digital SLR Cameras

Bleeding Edge TV 142: Lensbaby 3.0 Digital SLR Style Lens

We met up with the Lensbaby crew, where we got a look at the new Lensbaby 3G. If you are a digital SLR enthusiast and haven’t heard, the Lensbaby product is a selective focus SLR camera lens that allows you to take images with a focused sharp area that is surrounded by a stylistic blur. We have seen quite a few Lensbaby shots, and they really are quite unique and interesting. The Lensbaby 3G is available now for $270, which for an SLR lens, is pretty much a steal.


Advertisement