Get the LATEST DEALS with the FREE full-text RSS FEED of the Camera Deals blog

April 24, 2012

Cameraholic Digest: Nikon EN-EL15 battery woes, D3200 gallery, XPro1, E-M5, E-5, NEX7, etc

Time now for a new edition of the Cameraholic Digest. If you missed any of the previous episodes, check the Cameraholic archives...

Nikon D3200
+ D3200 real-world samples at dpreview
+ D3200 NEF codec for Windows updated - via Galbraith
+ launched today: Nikon D3200 stock status page guest-staring the 28mm f1.8G lens

Nikon (sans D3200)
+ Canon and Nikon even mirror problem days, Nikon has announced issues with select EN-EL15 batteries - details via Galbraith
+ D800 is here to stay by Bernard Languillier at Luminous
+ D800 one month later at Thews Reviews
+ Coolpix P310 review at ePhotozine
+ D800/D800E availability: check stock status page

+ GXR A16 24-85mm sensor+lens block review at Photography Block

+ K-01 review at Pocket Lint
+ K-01 dressed up for video but nowhere to go by John M. Flores
+ K-01 availability: check stock status page

+ NEX-7 vs Fuji X-Pro1 vs Olympus E-M5 comparison at ThePhoBlographer
+ NEX-FS700 hands-on at Photography Bay
+ NEX-7 goes ice-skating at The Pho Blo Grapher
+ NEX-7 availability: check stock status page

+ prices going up for films - via BJP Online et al
+ X-Pro1 vs Olympus E-M5 HD video test at Steve Huff
+ X-Pro1 vs Olympus E-M5 vs Sony NEX-7 comparison at ThePhoBlographer
+ X-Pro1 availability: check stock status page

+ E-5 (yes E-Five) with the 25mm f2.8 Zuiko pancake at Robin Wong
+ why I am buying an OM-D by The Online Photographer
+ E-M5 vs Fuji X-Pro1 HD video test at Steve Huff
+ E-M5 vs Fuji X-Pro1 vs Sony NEX-7 comparison at ThePhoBlographer
+ E-M5 got firmware version 1.1 earlier this week - via ephotozine, Four Thirds User
+ SZ14 review at Cameras UK
+ E-M5 availability: check stock status page

+ Canon updates the world on the 5DMk3 light leak (previously mentioned)
+ Powershot S100 review at Cameras UK
+ Powershot SX260 HS review at CNet UK
+ 5DMk3 availability: check stock status page

Blog Updates
+ we haven't forgotten the "Opinion Round-ups", they will be out on a time-permitting basis, and the longer we wait, the bigger they get - we will probably have to break them in multiple parts

Reference Material
+ list of new cameras in 2012
+ 2012 Trade Show Calendar
+ completed lens reviews
+ completed camera reviews (serious/advanced/interesting cameras only)
+ latest Camera Deals, specials, promotions and in-stock alerts
+ dedicated mini-site for Pre-Orders and Stock-Status

Latest Camera Deals from


Latest News


M43rds & 43rds





All Top

  • Alltop, all the top stories

Noisy Stats

  • Whos.Amung.Us; Google Analytics;

Noisy Stats II