Samsung aims to grab a 20% slice of the digital still camera market by 2009 - an 18% increase on its position three years ago, its bosses have revealed.

Kodak has dismissed a newspaper report that it is considering selling off its film business as ‘rumour and speculation’. And in an interview with AP, Kodak's European chief Jaime Cohen-Szulc…

An AP reader from Tyne and Wear has scooped £2,500 in a maritime photography competition organised by single malt Scotch whisky maker Old Pulteney and backed by AP. Picture credit:…

Kodak will not rule out a DSLR future

Kodak has no current plans to enter the consumer digital SLR market but will not rule out a future launch, Eastman Kodak's European chief Jaime Cohen-Szulc tells AP.

Olympus to debut ‘three’ DSLRS

Olympus will launch three new digital SLRs in the spring in a move designed to help ‘double’ its DSLR sales, according to Japanese press reports.

Camera makers fight factory conditions attack

Digital camera makers have hit back at an ethical group’s claim that they ‘fail miserably to report on working conditions’ at supplier factories in East Asia. • For the full…

Panasonic has today unveiled 10 new Lumix cameras including the 7.2-million-pixel DMC-FZ8 boasting an 18x ‘extra optical’ zoom and raw format mode.

Samsung unwraps 10MP NV11

Samsung has extended its NV series of digital compacts with the launch of the 10-million-pixel NV11.

British-born photographer Matt Wilson has won a Nikon D80 digital SLR kit in a competition hosted by AP and Decanter magazine. Picture credit: Matt Wilson

Adobe has unwrapped Photoshop Lightroom 1.0 - imaging software which was tested by more than half a million people during its year-long development.

Billed as the ‘world’s first’ 18x optical zoom digital camera, Olympus will next month launch its 7.1-million-pixel SP-550 UZ with features including Dual Image Stabilisation technology.

A top prize of £10,000 is up for grabs to the winner of this year’s Shell Wildlife Photographer of the Year Competition which accepts online entries from Wednesday 24 January.…

Photo agency Big Pictures has so far remained tight-lipped over media speculation that its boss, Darryn Lyons, is lined-up to take part in the controversial Celebrity Big Brother TV show.

A fresh batch of 7.2-million-pixel digital compacts has landed in the UK from Sony, all of which are due in shops in February.

Digital cameras survive camera phone onslaught

Camera phones have failed to quash consumer thirst for digital cameras, according to Lyra Research, which predicts that digital camera shipments will exceed 130m in 2010.

Cameras that resemble realistic firearms will shortly be outlawed from sale in Britain, landing any offenders with a maximum sentence of 51 weeks in prison and a £5,000 fine, AP…