2010 Top DSLRs - beyond Megapixels and HD recording
As we bid goodbye to 2010 and embark on a new year, it would be interesting to look back at the various DSLRs released in 2010 as we examine current and upcoming trends of the highly competitive digital image capture systems.
Technologies such as translucent mirrors (from Sony), mirrorless cameras, and high definition movie shooting capabilities has garnered attention from consumers and the camera companies themselves as each attempts to outdo their competitors.
We shall look at the various camera models among different categories and across different brands (Nikon, Sony, Canon, Sigma, and Pentax) ranging from entry to mid-range levels cameras. We shall also have a sneak peek into DSLRs that would be released in 2011, providing users with a glimpse of what is to come.
A. Notable entry-level cameras of 2010: Canon EOS 550D and Nikon D3100
B. Prominent mid-range DSLRs of 2010: Canon EOS 60D, Nikon D7000, and Pentax K-5
C. A ‘new’ camera class: Sony’s revolutionary translucent mirror technology: Alpha SLT-33 and 55
D. Honorable mentions: Sony DSLR-A450 and Pentax K-r
E. Noteworthy cameras to look out for in 2011