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Camera House : Better Pictures 9
6 Products Hot new gear Don’t let its good looks deceive you – the Cyber-shot TX20 is waterproof, shockproof and freezeproof. It features a 4x optical zoom, a superior Auto mode for fast clear shots at the touch of a button and with a 16.2 megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor on board, it’s bound to deliver crisp images every time. The inclusion of Intelligent Sweep Panorama should make landscape fans happy. SonY CYber-SHot DSC-tX20 Canon eoS 1DX HOT NEW GEAR The latest camera gear set to sizzle. With an absolutely enormous 36.3 megapixel FX format CMOS sensor, (Nikon’s highest resolution sensor to date) the D800 is a groundbreaking new camera from Nikon aimed squarely at today’s multimedia artists and photographers. It serves up broadcast quality full 1080p HD video at variable frame rates (30/25/24) with stereo sound, and boasts an enormous ISO range of 100-6400, expandable to 25,600, and a 4 fps burst rate. The cinefiles amongst you will love the inclusion of inputs for stereo mics, headphones and a peak audio meter – so you can be assured of getting amazing audio quality as well as gorgeous vision for your latest movie masterpiece. Comparable to a medium format camera, the D800 delivers extremely crisp, clear, low noise images with true-to-life colour reproduction. It features the same improved 51-point AF system with 15 Cross Type AF sensors as its big brother the D4, with versatile AF area modes and superb AF detection in even the dimmest lighting conditions. The large 3.2-inch 921,000 -dot LCD screen provides 100% coverage, while anti-glare coatings and auto brightness control make it easier to frame up and review your shots. A dedicated picture control button allows you to customise your settings. nikon D800 NEW Canon’s new benchmark pro- shooter, the EOS 1DX sports a new 18.1 megapixel full frame CMOS sensor, super fast 12 frames per second shutter speed and an ISO range from 100-51200. It shoots full 1920x1080p HD video and boasts a revamped 61-point AF system to provide pin sharp focusing. Great in low light, the new DiG!C 5+ Processor delivers faster processing and amps up the speed of your camera. Two CF card slots ensure you have plenty of room to save your images. 006_Bpics9_HotGear_v2_corrected.indd 6 5/06/12 10:42 AM
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