Fogey Friday – 6th July

Jul 04, 2012 No Comments by

In which smartphone cameras out-muscle dedicated snappers, the Internet gets busy, BT Vision coughs up for Premier League footie, YouTubers rake it in and B&O pretends to launch entry-level audio-visual toys.

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FOGEY 5 Digital Compact Cameras

Apr 06, 2011 No Comments by

The quality and performance of some of the latest compact digital cameras would boggle even the tiniest mind. The five featured here are nothing short of palm-sized miracles. Now we can all be David Bailey. Or just ‘Bailey’ as he insists on being called these days.

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Digital Compact Cameras overview

Feb 21, 2011 No Comments by

What constitutes a ‘compact’ digital camera has been changing over the past few years.  After digital usurped film two significant categories emerged: basic point-and-shoot snappers and digital SLRs; pretty much a mirror image of what had been the case with film cameras. Then superzooms came along; cameras with powerful, non-interchangeable zoom lenses that were larger [...]

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Digital Compact Cameras buying guide

Jan 28, 2011 No Comments by

What will you use your camera for? Some compacts are more compact than others.  The Sony Cybershot DSC-T99 and Samsung ST100 are very slim, making them easy to carry in a pocket and less obvious to thieving bastards. Does your camera need to be rugged and/or waterproof?  The Canon Powershot D10 and Casio EX-G1 are [...]

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FOGEY 5 Superzoom Digital Cameras

Jan 26, 2011 No Comments by

The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. Nikon Coolpix P90 Websites for camera nerds are a bit sniffy about the somewhat pricey P90 but users love it.  For packing light while travelling but still being able [...]

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Superzoom Digital Cameras overview

Jan 13, 2011 No Comments by

What’s going on with superzooms.

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FOGEY 5 Digital Compact Cameras (older)

Jan 09, 2011 No Comments by

  Canon PowerShot S90 Unfeasibly capable compact for photo nerds with fat wallets On the face of it a point-and-shoot but the cognoscenti will have you down as one of their own if you tote this or the Panasonic Lumix LX3 at your next wedding/christening/wake.  Resolution is 10 megapixelsThe unit of measurement for defintion in [...]

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