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June 20, 2012

Cameraholic Digest: Smartphones vs E-PL2, NX20, E-M5, D800, D3200, T4i/650D RAW test samples, etc

Lots of digesting this week! A new edition of the Cameraholic Digest is here, fortified with fiber!... As usual, lens reviews can be found at the Lens Reviews page (Nikon 85/1.4G, Canon 28/1.8, 135/3.5L, etc)... If you find these digests helpful, please consider considering making some of your future purchases through the Stock Status pages!

Smartphones vs Interchangeable Camera Blind Test
+ GSM Arena published a Smartphones vs Olympus E-PL2 Blind Test, comparing the Nokia PureView 808, along with other hot smartphones du jour (iPhone 4S, Galaxy S III, HTC One X) along with the Nokia N8 and the Olympus E-PL2 as the representative of interchangeable lens cameras.
+ Did the results surprise? There are 1300+ comments there!
+ thanks to one of our readers for the alert

+ NX20 review at ephotozine

+ E-m5 reviews at Camera Labs and PhotoXels
+ TG-1 iHS ISO-range test-scene samples at Photography Review
+ more E-M5: completed reviews and pre-orders page

+ D800 review by working wedding photographer Ryan Brenizer 800
+ D800 Left Autofocus point issue at Test Cams with accompanying YouTube video
+ D3200 review at Amateur Photographeur UK
+ more D800: completed reviews and stock status page
+ more D3200: completed reviews and stock status page

Forbidden Love
+ Novoflex adapter for Canon lenses on Nikon cameras reviewed at Mansurovs

+ D-Rebel T4i/650D first wave of studio test samples (JPEG/RAW) at Imaging Resource
+ Ixus 510 HS test results at
+ Canon celebrates executives getting awards by Royalty [wait, it is 2012 and we still have kings and queens?]

Pentax + Ricoh
+ K-01 review at CNet Australia
+ GXR A16 test results at
+ Optio WG-2 review at CNet UK
+ Optio WG-2 GPS studio test samples at Imaging Resource
+ more K-01: completed reviews

+ X100 with WCL-X100 conversion lens by Fuji's Brandon Remler
+ Fuji launches X-Photographers gallery

+ on the GX1 with the Leica 14-150mm D Vario-Elmar at Sound Image Plus

Etc, Etc, Etc
+ 2TB ioSafe SoloPro Fireproof Hard Drive review at DIY Photography
+ Spy Camera Sunglasses review at SunGlass Resource

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

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