News from the photo world focused on amateur/enthusiast and professionals.

Nikon has announced a new DSLR camera: D60, their latest consumer-level DSLR, as an evolution to D40X.

The new D60 has a 10.2 Mpixels, an anti-dust system with a dust shakes off mechanism and an airflow system, active d-lighting system to correct brightness and a stop-motion recording mode.

Today, January 24th, Canon announced the new entry level of its DSLR lineup: 450D / Digital Rebel XSi as an evolution of 400D / XTi.

Points of evolutions/changes are the following (not all the changes are listed):

Samsung has announced the GX-20 camera, a "twin" camera of K20D from Pentax, with which Samsung has a partnership. The major changes are the new sensor with 14.6 Mpixels (CMOS APS-C size) and live preview. Other features: image stabilization, dust removal, almost dust/water proof, 2.7" LCD with 230'000 pixels.

Pentax Imaging Co. has announced two new DSLR cameras: K20D (evolution of the K10D) and K200D (evolution of K200D).

The K20D DSLR offers 14.6 Mpixel resolution with a new CMOS sensor developed together with Samsung, shake reduction (in the body), live view, 1EV dynamic range expansion, dust removal system. The body is dust proof and water resistant, burst shooting rate about 3 frames per second.

Pentax Imaging Co. has announced two new DSLR cameras: K20D (evolution of the K10D) and K200D (evolution of K100D).

The K200D DSLR is a consumer model and offers 10.2 Mpixel resolution with a new CMOS sensor developed together with Samsung, shake reduction (in the body), live view, dust removal system. The body is dust proof.

Lightroom Community Help Wiki has been announced by Anita Dennis from Adobe.

You can find it at this link: Lightroom Community Wiki.