THE BEST Dslrs

Phase One 645DF

Phase One 645DF

Phase One’s 645DF is a significant update of their medium format 645 series; it boasts 1/1600 flash sync speeds, faster AF/capture rates, and three F/2.8 leaf shutter lenses.

Hasselblad H4D Cameras

Hasselblad H4D Cameras

Designed to bring 35 mm pros into the DSLR fold, Hasselblad’s 50 and 60 MP H4D medium format cameras include True Focus — off-center AF which accounts for camera movement.

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Pentax K-x DSLR

Pentax K-x DSLR

With K-7 features in a K-2000 body, Pentax’s K-x DSLR is a decently-priced franken-camera; you’ll get 720p HD video recording, a 12.4 MP sensor and 4.7 fps continuous shooting.

Olympus E-600 DSLR

Olympus E-600 DSLR

Olympus’ E-600 DSLR targets budget-minded consumers but still packs a punch; it loses the E-620’s backlit buttons, but keeps a 12.3 MP sensor, 2.7″ vari-angle LCD and 14-42mm lens.

Canon EOS 7D

Canon EOS 7D

It ain’t full-frame, but Canon’s 18 MP EOS 7D is still a heavyweight: it packs 1080p video recording with manual exposure, 19-point AF system, magnesium body and dual DIGIC 4s.

Sony A850 DSLR

Sony A850 DSLR

Essentially a stripped-down A900, Sony’s A850 camera hits the $2k price barrier while being a full-frame DSLR with a high-resolution, low-noise 24.6 MP CMOS sensor.

Nikon D3000 DSLR

Nikon D3000 DSLR

Nikon fleshes out its entry level DSLR offerings with the new D3000; a replacement for the D60, it sports the same 10.2 MP CCD sensor but packs a larger 3″ LCD and 11-point AF system.

Nikon D300S DSLR

Nikon D300S DSLR

Sounding like an iPhone 3GS, Nikon’s 12.3 MP D300S gets speed and video: HD 720p @ 24 fps recording with autofocus and faster 7fps continuous shooting are its chief improvements.

RS DR-1 Double Strap

RS DR-1 Double Strap

For action photographers and DSLR gunslingers who need two hands on the shutter, the RS DR-1 Double Strap features a counterbalanced design that will hold two cameras.

Pentax K-7 DSLR

Pentax K-7 DSLR

Pentax’s K-7 is the latest movie-capable DSLR to join the fray with [email protected]; it also features a rugged magnesium alloy body, 14.6MP sensor, 3″ Live View LCD and HDR mode.

Sony Alpha DSLRs

Sony Alpha DSLRs

Sony’s trio of new Alpha DSLRs emphasize ease of use; the A230 weighs just 1lb, while the A330 and A380 feature a 2.7″ tiltable LCD screen and Live View; all three have HDMI-out.

Titanium Pentax K20D

Titanium Pentax K20D

At nearly double the cost but the same specs of a regular K20D, these pricey (but gorgeous) titanium 14.6MP Pentax K20D DSLRs are pure vanity; they’re limited to 1,000 pieces.

Redrock Micro DSLR 2.0

Redrock Micro DSLR 2.0

Redrock Micro’s DSLR 2.0 Hybrid Cinema Rigs are a modular, cheaper alternative to their Cinematizing Kit; allowing you to choose attachments to focus and stabilize your filming.

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Nikon D5000

Nikon D5000

Now official after a leak yesterday, Nikon’s D5000 DSLR packs a 12.3MP DX-format sensor, 2.7″ swiveling display, Live View, 11-point AF system and a 720/24p movie mode.

Canon EOS Rebel T1i

Canon EOS Rebel T1i

The EOS Rebel T1i is Canon’s newest prosumer DSLR, notable for a large 15.1″ MP sensor capable of shooting 720p 20fps video; also: ISO 3200 and a 3″ Live View LCD.

Lumix DMC-GH1

Lumix DMC-GH1

Panasonic makes an incremental (but essential) update to their four-thirds line with the Lumix DMC-GH1: it’s essentially the G1 but with the ability to record 1080p/24p HD video.

Samsung NX Hybrid

Samsung NX Hybrid

Purists may fret, but Samsung’s NX Hybrid replaces a DSLR’s mirror box with an EVF (electronic viewfinder) which reduces bulk and allows for live viewing; it’ll be available 2H 2009.

Olympus E-620

Olympus E-620

Olympus’ 12.3MP E-620 is the smallest DSLR with image stabilization, weighing in at just 18.9 oz; it also features a 2.7″ tilt/swivel LCD, autofocus live view, and multiple aspect ratios.

Pentax White K2000

Pentax White K2000

Pentax’s entry-level K2000 is getting a limited edition white body bundled with two lenses (18-55mm, 50-20mm); it’s coming 2/09, which means no dreaming of a white Christmas.

Nikon D3X DSLR

Nikon D3X DSLR

After a leak last week, Nikon’s D3X DSLR is official: this 24.5 MP monster features a 3″ screen and ISO from 50 to 6,400. It’s also able to shoot pictures just 0.12 seconds from a cold start.

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Olympus E-30 dSLR

Olympus E-30 dSLR

Olympus’ E-30 dSLR competes with the EOS 50D and D90, except it’s a bit pricey for the features: a 12.3MP sensor, fast AF, flip and twist 2.7″ LCD, and updated Zuiko 14-54mm lens.

DSLR Cinematizing Kit

DSLR Cinematizing Kit

Wanna kick your Canon 5D MKII or Nikon D90’s HD video recording up a notch? Redrock Micro is releasing a “Cinematizing Kit” that will add pro-level zoom + focus controls and a lens hood.

Phase One Camera

Phase One Camera

For those who can never have enough megapixels, the Phase One 645 camera packs a hefty 60 MP; the professional-grade camera will work with glass from Leica, Mamiya and Hartblei.

Pentax K2000 DSLR

Pentax K2000 DSLR

Pentax’s K2000 is a 10.2 MP entry-level DSLR for point-and-shoot upgraders. It has a small body and simplified controls, but still gets image stabilization and a quick burst mode.

Canon EOS 5D Mk II

Canon EOS 5D Mk II

Canon’s EOS 5D Mark II is a shot across the Nikon D90’s bow, as it also features full HD recording; it’s packed to the gills, with 21.1 MP, a full-frame CMOS sensor and max 25.6k ISO.

Lumix DMC-G1

Lumix DMC-G1

Not quite a DSLR yet not quite a point and shoot, Panasonic’s 12.1MP Lumix DMC-G1 uses a micro four thirds system that loses the mirror and prism but allows for swappable lens.

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