Tim MoynihanPCWorld

The coolest camera features of 2010

Sometimes choosing a camera demands considerations other than image quality and battery life. These cameras have innovative extras that may win you over as soon as you try them.

Five digital cameras that are well connected

Sharing photos with friends, posting images and video to the Web, and geotagging have never been this easy. Better yet, these features are available on some truly high-powered megazooms and point-and-shoot cameras.

Six tough and rugged cameras

Manufacturers are outdoing themselves in the quest to build a nearly indestructible camera--and the prices are reasonable, too. They're promising that you can freeze, drop, or submerge these models, without a worry.

Pentax unwraps new megazoom and rugged cameras

Pentax offered a parting gift for the PMA crowd with the announcement of two new point-and-shoot cameras today: the 26x Pentax X90 fixed-lens megazoom and the rugged Optio W90.

Everything old is new again at PMA 2010

At times, the PMA 2010 photography show in Anaheim felt like stepping into a time machine. A lot of the new imaging technology has a decidedly retro slant. Take a look.

New crop of touchscreen cameras

These nine cameras have impressive touchscreen interfaces, as well as other unique features, including unusual designs, wireless connectivity, and resilience against the elements.

Most promising new pocket megazoom cameras of 2010

These pocket point-and-shoot cameras pack a lot of zoom into a compact size. Meet some of the most anticipated models of the year.

Sony unveils small, stylish interchangeable-lens concept camera

Sony unveiled a concept model of a compact interchangeable-lens camera with an APS-C sized sensor. The upcoming cameras share the same Alpha branding as the company's DSLR line and are slated for availability later this year.

Samsung makes a run at camera glory at PMA 2010

Samsung introduces impressive new cameras and camcorder at PMA 2010 in Anaheim.

Fashionable Sony camera is as tough as nails

Sony announced two additions to its 2010 Cyber-shot camera lineup, both of which should be on display at the PMA 2010 show in Anaheim, California, next week.

Canon PowerShot SD940 IS

One of the best ultracompact point-and-shoots we've seen in the past year.

Panasonic introduces low-light-optimized 1080p camcorders

Panasonic announced two new high-definition camcorders, each equipped with three low-light-optimized Live MOS sensors and the ability to record 1080p video.

Canon adds fun features to new PowerShot cameras

Canon expanded its 2010 PowerShot camera line with four new point-and-shoot models. The new PowerShots include replacements for the company's popular 2009 cameras, a pocketable high-zoom follow-up to the PowerShot SX200 IS, and a new touchscreen camera.

Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8

The durable and compact Panasonic Lumix DMC-FP8 point-and-shoot camera offers an ultraquiet, recessed lens that focuses very quickly, but you'll need to make sure that its design works for you.

Hands-on with the Olympus Pen E-PL1 Micro Four-Thirds

The compact, interchangeable-lens Olympus Pen E-PL1 could be the perfect fit for any photographer. Here's why.