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Olympus PEN E-PL1 with 14-42mm lens

$529.00 to $630.00



The Olympus PEN E-PL1 is greater than the sum of its parts. The small camera body is packed with technology normally found in bigger, bulkier cameras and High Definition (HD) camcorders. With features like the new Live Guide and one-touch HD Video - the E-PL1 is an easy-to-use and portable all-in-one package that travels with you to capture all the details of your life. Shoot stills and movies - HD movies! Recording HD movies with the E-PL1 is simple thanks to an easy-to-reach red "direct button" (red record button) on the back of the camera body. Live Guide simplifies great photography and gets the results you desire at the touch of a button. Want a brighter or darker subject, or a sharper or softer background? Want more vivid or muted Color in your shot? Want warmer or cooler tones? Simply press ok while in iAuto, select Live Guide and press up or down arrows on the back of the camera to slide through all these photographic effects on the LCD and make adjustments before snapping the shot. Forget about learnMinimize

Manufacturer:Olympus Key FeaturesLensImage QualityExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesIncluded FeaturesDimensions
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.3 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size2.7 in.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focus TypeAutofocus & Fixed Focus
Image Sensor TypeLive MOS
Camera Resolution12.3 Megapixel
Image Resolutions640 x 480
Shutter Speed2 - 1/2000 sec
White BalanceAuto
Frames Per Second30 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed • Basic
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image
ISO Speeds100 • 3200
Flash TypeBuilt-In
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution230,000 pixels
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Built-in SpeakerWith Built-in Speaker
Width4.51 in.
Depth1.63 in.
Height2.84 in.


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Panasonic DMC-GH1 with 14-140mm lens

$1,159.00 to $2,016.00



The LUMIX GH1 features the Live View Finder system which enables something that simply is not possible with conventional DSLR cameras – the ability to preview the effects of camera settings (e.g., exposure, aperture, shutter speed) before taking the photo. This helps take the guesswork out of the camera setting process and helps users ensure that every photo they capture comes out exactly as they envisioned.Minimize

Manufacturer:Panasonic Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityVideoExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPNDMCGH1K
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution14 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size3 in.
Digital Zoom4x
Weight0.85 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Focal Length14 - 140 mm
Image Sensor TypeLive MOS
Camera Resolution14 Megapixel
Image Resolutions2816 x 2112 • 2048 x 1536 • 1920 x 1080 • 3072 x 1728 • 4000 x 3000 • 4352 x 2448
Video Resolutions320 x 240 • 640 x 480 (VGA) • 848 x 480
Video Speed30 fps
Video FormatQuickTime • Motion JPEG
Aperture Rangef4/f5.8 (w/t)
Shutter Speed60 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Cloudy (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Halogen (Preset) • Flash (Preset) • Colour Temperature Adjust
Frames Per Second3 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card
Compression ModesFine • Normal • Uncompressed
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF 1.1 • DCF • EXIF 2.21
ISO SpeedsAuto • 100 • 200 • 400 • 800 • 1600 • 3200
Flash TypeBuilt-In
Flash FunctionsFlash Off • Auto Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync • Forced On
ViewfinderOptical
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution460,000 pixels
Interface TypeUSB 2.0
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeProprietary Li-Ion
Battery Life300 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 10 Sec.
Built-in MicrophoneWith Built-in Microphone
Built-in SpeakerWith Built-in Speaker
Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
Width4.88 in.
Depth1.78 in.
Height3.29 in.
Weight0.85 lb.
Family LinePanasonic Lumix
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Shoulder Strap • Driver • Battery Charger • AC Power Adapter • AV Cable • Battery Pack
UPC5025232526444
Release Date2009


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Nikon D90 with 18-105mm lens

$879.00 to $1,305.00



Its 12.3 megapixel DX-format CMOS image sensor and EXPEED image processing system offer outstanding image quality across a wide ISO light sensitivity range. Live View mode lets you compose and shoot via the high-resolution 3-inch LCD monitor, and an advanced Scene Recognition System and autofocus performance help capture images with astounding accuracy. Movies can be shot in Motion JPEG format using the D-Movie function. The camera’s large image sensor ensures exceptional movie image quality and you can create dramatic effects by shooting with a wide range of interchangeable NIKKOR lenses, from wide-angle to macro to fisheye, or by adjusting the lens aperture and experimenting with depth-of-field. The D90 – designed to fuel your passion for photography.Minimize

Manufacturer:Nikon Product MPNKey FeaturesLensImage QualityVideoExposure ControlStorageFlashViewfinder / DisplayInterfacesPower SupplyIncluded FeaturesSystem RequirementsDimensionsMiscellaneous
MPN25448
Camera TypeSLR/Professional
Resolution12.9 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size3 in.
Optical Zoom5.8x
Digital ZoomWithout Digital Zoom
Weight2.3 lb.
Interchangeable LensInterchangeable Lenses
Optical Zoom5.8x
35mm Zoom Lens27 - 157.5 mm
Focus TypeAutofocus
Focal Length18 - 105 mm
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
Camera Resolution12.9 Megapixel
Image Resolutions4288 x 2848 • 3216 x 2136 • 2144 x 1424
Video Resolutions320 x 240 • 640 x 480 (VGA) • 1280 x 720
Video Speed24 fps
Video FormatAVI • Motion JPEG
Aperture Rangef3.5/f5.6 (w/t)
Shutter Speed30 - 1/4000 sec
White BalanceAuto • Manual • Daylight / Sunny (Preset) • Fluorescent (Preset) • Incandescent (Preset) • Shade (Preset) • Flash (Preset)
Frames Per Second4.5 Frames
Memory TypeSD Card • SDHC Card • Eye-Fi SD Card
Compression TypeJPEG • Raw Image • DPOF • EXIF 2.21 • DCF 2.0
ISO Speeds100 • 200 • 3200 • 6400
Flash TypeBuilt-In & External
Flash FunctionsAuto Flash • Front Sync Flash • Rear Sync Flash • Fill-in Flash • Red-eye Reduction Flash • Slow Sync • Manual
ViewfinderOptical (Through-the-lens)
LCD ScreenWith LCD Screen
LCD Screen Resolution920,000 pixels
LCD Protected PositionWithout LCD Protected Position
Interface TypeUSB 2.0 • HDMI
Video InterfaceVideo Out
Battery TypeRechargeable Li-Ion Battery
Battery Life850 Images
Self Timer2 Sec. • 5 Sec. • 10 Sec. • 20 Sec.
Built-in MicrophoneWith Built-in Microphone
Tripod MountWith Tripod Mount
Operating SystemMicrosoft Windows XP • Microsoft Windows Vista
Width5.2 in.
Depth3 in.
Height4.1 in.
Weight2.3 lb.
Family LineNikon D
Included AccessoriesSoftware • USB Cable • Battery Charger • Strap • AV Cable • Li-Ion Rechargable Battery
UPC018208915705
Release DateSeptember, 2008


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Canon EOS 7D Body only


With features designed to enhance every facet of the photographic process, from still images to video, the EOS 7D made to be the tool of choice for serious photographers and semi-professionals, the EOS 7D features a 18.0-megapixel APS-C size CMOS sensor and Dual DIGIC 4 image processors, capturing tremendous images at up to ISO 12800 and speeds of up to 8 fps. The EOS 7D has a cross-type 19-point AF system with improved AI Servo AF subject tracking and user-selectable AF area selection modes for sharp focus no matter the situation. The EOS 7D's Intelligent Viewfinder, a technology, provides 100% coverage and displays user-selected AF modes as well as a spot metering circle and on demand grid lines.Minimize


Olympus E-620 with 14-42mm and 40-150mm lenses


The E-620 has the Freedom to Move You Autofocus Live View with Face Detection (up to 8 faces) and Shadow Adjustment Technology; expands the creative shooting possibilities with your SLR. Not to mention it's even easier to capture the shot with the 2.7'' HyperCrystal III swivel LCD, providing 270 degrees of movement.


Nikon D90 Body Only


The D90 provides remarkable performance and operability, featuring Nikon’s exclusive Scene Recognition System that optimizes auto focus, auto exposure, i-TTL control and auto white balance milliseconds before the shutter is released. Live View mode allows shooting while confirming the subject on the large 3-in., approx. 920k-dot, high-density colour LCD. It offers three contrast-detect AF modes to allow photographers to focus on any point in the frame, enabling a greater variety of composition. In addition to wide and normal area AF, the D90 offers Face-priority AF in Live View mode for even sharper portraits. These are just some of the powerful features housed in a compact, comfortable-to-hold body, with intuitive controls. The D90 will satisfy the requirements of passionate photographers who demand superior image quality and want exciting photographic possibilities.Minimize


Olympus PEN E-PL1 Body only


The Olympus PEN E-PL1 is truly greater than the sum of its parts. This surprisingly small camera body is packed with technology normally found in bigger, bulkier cameras and High Definition (HD) camcorders. With features like the Live Guide and one-touch HD Video — the E-PL1 is an easy-to-use and portable all-in-one package that travels with you to capture all the details of your life. Shoot stills and movies - HD movies! Recording HD movies with the E-PL1 is simple thanks to an easy-to-reach red “direct button" (red record button) on the back of the camera body. Live Guide simplifies great photography and gets the results you desire at the touch of a button. Want a brighter or darker subject, or a sharper or softer background? Want more vivid or muted Color in your shot? Want warmer or cooler tones? Simply press ok while in iAuto, select Live Guide and press up or down arrows on the back of the camera to slide through all these photographic effects on the LCD and make adjustments before snapping the shot.Minimize