PDN's Digital Camera Reviews
APRIL 23, 2011
Check out our hands-on reviews of digital cameras, including compact cameras and digital SLRS from Nikon, Canon, Fujifilm, RED, Sony, Pentax, Olympus, Ricoh, Leica, Samsung and other digital camera manufacturers.
“S” is for sequel with Nikon’s latest fast-shooting flagship DSLR.
Fuji's much anticipated, DSLR-style mirrorless camera is here but is it the right tool for pros?
Sony's Full-Frame Alpha A7R
Sony's high-resolution, full-frame camera is powerful enough to rival many high-end studio cameras.
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Capture cinema-quality video almost anywhere with this RAW-capable compact camera.
Leica X Vario
Hit the streets with Leica’s fully modern un-rangefinder camera.
Hasselblad’s latest medium-format camera system blows the doors off full frame.
Canon EOS 70D
Canon’s Dual Pixel CMOS AF for faster video autofocusing is the real star of this new DSLR.
Has Nikon’s new, lower priced, full-frame DSLR solved the dust/oil problem of the previous camera?
Sony Cyber-shot RX100 II
You may want to put down your big DSLR rig for this high-quality pocket camera.
Olympus OM-D E-M1
The new, bigger sibling to the E-M5 includes upgrades like built-in Wi-Fi and improved focusing.
Ricoh’s latest entry in the fixed-lens compact camera competition offers a wealth of features and customization options.
A retro-style compact for the manually inclined gets faster and smarter.
Sony Cyber-shot RX1
A full-frame camera in a compact body? Sony makes it happen with the RX1.
Nikon Coolpix A
An SLR-sized sensor, fixed lens and minimalist metal body make this an easy everyday carry— or a capable backup in a pinch.
Pentax K-5 IIS
Pentax continues to up its DSLR game.
Leica M Monochrom
It’s the outstanding image quality that makes a color-blind, nearly $8,000 camera downright appealing.
Canon EOS 6D
Canon’s lower priced, full-frame DSLR doesn’t skimp on image quality.
Fuji’s small and light, retro-style camera is a fun, back-up body for special photo projects.
Nikon Coolpix P7700
Nikon takes a step forward with its latest flagship compact camera, but is this Coolpix still playing catch up?
Nikon is aiming this 24.3-megapixel full-frame DSLR at prosumers, but is it good enough to appeal to pros?
A step in the right direction for wireless connectivity in digital cameras.
Canon EOS-1D X
Canon unleashes a digital beast with this fast-shooting, full-frame, flagship DSLR.
This 4K-capable digital cinema camera will help you make the leap to serious filmmaking.
Sony Alpha NEX-7
Find out if Sony’s high-end compact system camera was worth the wait.
Does Fuji’s new retro-style, interchangeable lens pro camera live up to the hype?
Pentax's newest DSLR is a tough beast of a camera that takes great pictures.
Olympus OM-D E-M5
An odd but oddly endearing Micro Four Thirds-based compact system camera from Olympus.
Nikon challenges the medium-format market with its budget-friendly, full-frame, 36.3-megapixel D800.
Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Canon’s follow-up to its pioneering HD-DSLR offers more than initially meets the eye.
Nikon’s new, fast-shooting, full-frame DSLR is a photojournalist’s dream.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
Canon puts a big sensor in a small camera and good things happen.
Find out if this 40-megapixel, “reasonably priced” medium-format camera really worth the wait.
Canon PowerShot S100
Canon improves its popular high-end compact camera but it still feels a step slow.
Ricoh GR Digital IV
A high-quality compact camera from a company commonly associated with the photocopier world.
Nikon Coolpix P7100
Nikon makes subtle but significant upgrades to its flagship Coolpix camera.
This fully loaded 24.3-megapixel APS-C digital SLR was our favorite of the year.
Nikon’s first mirrorless compact system camera raises as many questions as it answers.
Read our take on the controversial DSLR and surprising superzoom lens from Sigma.
Panasonic LUMIX DMC-GF3
This little compact system camera makes a nice street shooter if you can overlook its consumer styling.
Leica subtly (perhaps too subtly) updates a modern-day classic.
Find out how this advanced compact camera stacks up to the competition.
Olympus adds HD video to its flagship DSLR and a handful of new features.
Canon EOS 60D
Canon 60D offers 1080p HD and vari-angle screen while the textured rubber body gives you a good grip.