Best Digital Cameras 2009/2010

Last updated (21 May’10):
- Updated list for the Best Digital Cameras of 2010

eisa-tipa winnersGetting a hard time of choosing which digital camera to buy?

Take a look at these updated award winning digital cameras for the year 2009/2010 chosen by EISA (European Imaging and Sound Association ) and TIPA (Technical Image Press Association)


EISA Awards 2009

European Camera 2009-2010: Olympus PEN E-P1

Olympus PEN E-P1Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info
Olympus PEN E-P1 is an Interchangeable Lens Type Live View Digital Camera features 12.3-mexapixel, live view autofocus, multiple exposure, art filters, in-body image stabilization, dust reduction system, face detection, supports all M.Zuiko lenses with four thirds system lens adapter. The camera weighs just 11.8 ounces and measures just 4.75” (W) x 2.75” (H) x 1.43 (D)

See Olympus PEN E-P1

European Advanced Camera 2009-2010: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark IIOverall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Canon EOS 5D Mark II is a full-frame DSLR camera with a newly designed 21MP Canon CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4, ISO 50-25,600, Live view mode, HD Video Capability for recording video at full 1080 resolution at 30fps, 3.9 fps continuous shooting, 9 AF points + 6 Assist AF points, GPS Compability, and a 3.0″ VGA clear view LCD.

See Canon EOS 5D Mark II Reviews & Sample Photos

European SLR Camera 2009-2010: Canon EOS 500D

Canon EOS 500DOverall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Canon EOS 500D/Rebel T1i is a 15.1 megapixel Digital SLR camera features CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4 Image Processor, ISO 100-3200 (expandable to 12800), 14-bit A/D conversion, 9-point wide area AF with cross type centre point, 3.4fps with up to 170 JPEG burst , auto Lighting Optimizer, Full HD (1080p) movies with HDMI output, Live View Function for stills (Quick, Live and Face Detection AF modes) and video, EOS Integrated Cleaning System, and a 3.0-inch Clear View LCD with anti-reflective and scratch-resistant coating. The camera measures 5.1 x 3.8 x 2.4 in./128.8 x 97.5 x 61.9mm and weighs approx. 16.9oz./480g (body only).

See Canon EOS 500D Reviews & Sample Photos

European Multimedia Camera 2009-2010: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1Overall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 is a 12-megapixel SLR camera based on the Micro Four Thirds format. The camera features 4/3 type MOS (’Live MOS sensor’) that can record up to 1080/24p or 720/60p high definition videos, with continuous AF and a built-in Dolby Digital Stereo Creator for quality sound recording, VIERA Link networking, ISO 100-3200, and a 3.0″ TFT Multi-angle swing and tilt (180°swing, 180° swivel) LCD monitor. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 measures 124 mm x 90mm x 45 mm and weighs Approx. 385g / 13.58 oz.

See Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH1 Reviews & Sample Photos

European Travel Compact Camera 2009-2010: Casio Exilim EX-H10

Casio Exilim EX-H10Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price InfoCasio Exilim EX-H10 is a 12 MP compact camera features 10x optical zoom (35mm equivalent: 24-240mm), HD Movie, ISO 64-3200, and a 3.0-inch TFT color LCD (Super Clear LCD). The camera measures 4(w) x 2.5(H) x .96(D) in and weighs Approx. 5.8 oz.

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European Adventure Compact Camera 2009-2010: Olympus mju Tough 8000

Olympus mju Tough 8000Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info

Olympus Stylus Tough-8000 is a 12 megapixels point-and-shoot digital camera features 3.6x optical zoom (28-102mm in 35mm photography) with dual image stabilization, shockproof up to 5 feet, waterproof up to 10 feet underwater, freezeproof up to (14F/-10C), on-screen manometer, Tap Control, smile shot, and a 2.7″ (6.9cm) HyperCrystalTM III LCD with Backlight.

See Olympus mju Tough 8000 Reviews & Sample Photos

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TIPA Awards 2009

Best Digital SRL Expert: Canon EOS 5D Mark II

Canon EOS 5D Mark IIOverall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Canon EOS 5D Mark II is a full-frame DSLR camera with a newly designed 21MP Canon CMOS sensor, DIGIC 4, ISO 50-25,600, Live view mode, HD Video Capability for recording video at full 1080 resolution at 30fps, 3.9 fps continuous shooting, 9 AF points + 6 Assist AF points, GPS Compability, and a 3.0″ VGA clear view LCD.

See Canon EOS 5D Mark II Reviews & Sample Photos

Best Digital SLR Advanced: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

nikon-d90Overall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Nikon has launched the D90 (27 August’08), the world’s first DSLR camera with movie function allowing you to shoot HD720p (1,280 x 720 pixels), 640 x 424 pixels or 320 x 216 pixels movies at the professional smoothness of 24 frames per second in motion JPEG format. This 12.3 effective Megapixels DSLR also features 12.3 effective megapixels newly designed Nikon DX-format CMOS image sensor, Live View mode, IS0 200-3200, 4.5 frames per second continuous shooting, 11-point AF system, Image sensor cleaning, and a 3.0-inch 920,000 pixel (VGA x 3 colors) TFT-LCD.

See Nikon D90 Reviews & Sample Photos

Best Digital SRL Entry Level: Olympus E-620

Olympus E-620Overall Rating: ★★★★½ | Latest Price Info
Olympus E-620 is a 12.3 megapixels SLR digital camera features 7 Point Twin AF system, Live-MOS sensor, In-Body Image Stabilization, Shadow Adjustment Technology, Supersonic Wave Filter, TruePic III+ Image Processor, 4 frames per second continuous shooting, 13 Scene-Select Modes including two new underwater modes, dual memory slots, 96% field-of-view viewfinder, six in-camera Art Filters, Multiple Exposure Shooting, On-screen Autofocus with Live View, and a 2.7 inches swivel HyperCrystal LCD (transmissive TFT color LCD).

See Olympus E-620 Reviews & Sample Photos

Best Expert Compact: Canon PowerShot G10

Canon PowerShot G10Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info
Canon PowerShot G10 is the successor of PowerShot G9 features 14.7 Megapixels CCD sensor, 5x optical zoom (35mm film equivalent: 28-140mm), DIGIC 4 for better Face Detection, capability to shoot RAW just like a DSLR camera, ISO 80-1600, and a 3.0-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle.

See Canon PowerShot G10 Reviews & Sample Photos

Best Compact D-Camera: Fujifilm FinePix F200EXR

Fujifilm FinePix F200EXROverall Rating: ★★★★½ | Check Availability
Fujifilm FinePix F200EXR is a 12 megapixels point-and-shoot digital camera features Super CCD EXR sensor provides superior picture quality, enabling a “3-in-1” sensor combination of “Fine Capture Technology” (High Resolution), “Pixel Fusion Technology” (High Sensitivity & Low Noise), and “Dual Capture Technology” (Wide Dynamic Range). The camera has 5x optical zoom lens (equivalent to 28 – 140mm on a 35mm camera), Face Detection 3.0, Newly Evolved – Film Simulation Mode and a 3.0-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, TFT color LCD monitor.

See Fujifilm FinePix F200EXR Reviews & Sample Photos

Best Rugged D-Compact: Olympus mju Tough 8000

Olympus mju Tough 8000Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info

Olympus Stylus Tough-8000 is a 12 megapixels point-and-shoot digital camera features 3.6x optical zoom (28-102mm in 35mm photography) with dual image stabilization, shockproof up to 5 feet, waterproof up to 10 feet underwater, freezeproof up to (14F/-10C), on-screen manometer, Tap Control, smile shot, and a 2.7″ (6.9cm) HyperCrystalTM III LCD with Backlight.

See Olympus mju Tough 8000 Reviews & Sample Photos

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