The second digital SLR to emerge from the alliance between Samsung and Pentax is the six million Samsung-branded GX-1L which is due out in March priced £500.

Ricoh has today unveiled a pocket-sized 6.1-million-pixel digital compact camera called the Caplio RR630 which is due out next month priced £129.99.

Diana paparazzi breached privacy, court rules

Three photographers have been convicted of breaching French privacy laws on the night Princess Diana and Dodi Al Fayed died in a car crash in 1997. The snappers were given…

Fuji buys 22% stake in drugs company

The continuing decline in the film market has prompted Fuji to buy a 22% share in a drugs company, claim Japanese press reports.

A retired doctor who had never before used a digital camera has won a major prize in a nationwide travel competition with his brand new Nikon D70. Picture credit: KK…

Japan’s production of digital SLRs with interchangeable lenses will rise by 23.4% this year, meaning that 4.68m kits will be shipped from factories, according to new trade figures.

A new world record was last night set for a photograph sold at auction when a picture by US photographer Edward Steichen sold for the equivalent of £1.68m - nearly…

Independent lens maker Tamron has today unveiled a 17-50mm zoom lens specifically designed for use with digital SLRs that have an APS-C size imaging sensor.

Dedicated AP reader George Bodnar has just been granted a rare Royal Warrant by the Prince of Wales. Picture credit: George Bodnar

Reuters snapper lands world press photo title

This picture of a mother with her emaciated child at an emergency feeding station in Niger has scooped the World Press Photo of the Year for Reuters photographer Finbarr O’Reilly.…

SLRs up for grabs in Sangers kit sell-off

Stacks of SLRs and lenses will be up for grabs tomorrow as part of an auction of gear resulting from Sangers Limited going into administration last year.

A high-end heavyweight inkjet paper said to offer better blacks and shadow detail than traditional silver fibre-based papers has been launched by ChauDigital.