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Forget the edge of space, Nikon P900’s 83x lens will zoom you to the moon

If you need proof that the 83x optical zoom lens in Nikon's Coolpix P900 is awesome, check out this YouTube video. At full telephoto, the P900's long zoom is able to reach the surface of the moon.

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Learn how to snap better pictures with this simple autofocus explainer

Taking a good photograph isn't as easy as just hitting the capture button. To help, check out our simple guide on how to better understand autofocus systems.

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First image taken with Sony’s curved sensor technology proves superior image quality

Sony has been working on developing a new curved sensor technology that provides superior image quality, and now we have first proof that it works. The image shows the lack of any vignetting, one of the big benefits.

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Sony’s curved sensor technology could be huge leap forward in image quality

Sony has demonstrated its curved sensor technology that allows for smaller lens-and-sensor modules that can deliver great image quality. This curved sensor could be a big step forward for compact digital cameras and smartphones.

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Start your own digital camera manufacturing business with this Raspberry Pi tutorial

Sure, you can buy a digital camera for around $100 off the shelf, but wouldn't it be more fun to build one for the same money? You can with Raspberry Pi and a touchscreen fro Adafruit, and even add Wi-Fi capability to it.

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Olympus PEN E-P5 is what happens when you put a modern engine in an elegant classic body

Quick autofocusing, five-axis image stabilization, fast shutter speed, and Wi-Fi gives Olympus' new retro-chic Micro Four Thirds PEN camera, the E-P5, more than just good looks.

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Sony’s next-gen binoculars records what you see out the rear window – in 3D!

With two lenses, two sensors, and two processors, Sony's new DEV-50V Digital Recording Binoculars not only lets you see from afar, but also records Full HD video in 2D or 3D and captures 20.4-megapixel still images.

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Sony responds to smartphone invasion with new compact mega-zoom Cyber-shot camera

Before you dismiss point-and-shoot cameras, Sony hopes to change your mind with the new 20.4-megapixel Cyber-shot HX50V, the "world's smallest and lightest" with a 30x zoom.

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Samsung announces U.S. availability and pricing of Wi-Fi-only Galaxy Camera

Samsung's Android-powered point-and-shoot Galaxy Camera was a breakthrough in camera UI and connectivity, but required a cellular data plan subscription. Now a Wi-Fi-only model is available.

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Batteries not included, because they’re not needed with self-powered camera

Japan's SuperHeadz has created a camera that never needs to be plugged in. The Sun and Cloud can be powered using the solar panel or a hand crank. It's available now through specialty stores in the U.S.

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Back to the future, Socialmatic digital instant camera to be branded Polaroid

The Instamatic Socialmatic camera, which marries digital Instagram-style photography with instant film gratification, will debut in 2014 as a Polaroid cam. And, no shaking is necessary, please.

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Thinking of upgrading to a DSLR? Sony has the new 20.1-megapixel a58 waiting for you

Sony's a58 DSLR features a new 20.1-megapixel CMOS sensor, an OLED electronic viewfinder for fast settings adjustments, and a 15-point AF system with lock-on tracking. Also, Sony announces three new A-mount lenses.

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Nikon unveils the D7100, the latest high-performance DSLR in a compact body

With a newly developed 24.1-megapixel sensor, 51-point autofocusing system, and Wi-Fi compatibility, the D7100 from Nikon is the company's latest top-of-the-line DX-format DSLR designed to appeal to pros and semi-pros.

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The Bonzart Ampel ‘retro’ digicam: two lenses are better than one

Looking like something from the turn of the last century, the Bonzart Ampel is a digital camera that uses a twin-lens reflex system.

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Rising from the ashes, Kodak cameras to live again (sort of)

Kodak has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with JK Imaging that will see new cameras 2013, including mirrorless and mega-zoom models.

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