Today Ricoh announced the new PENTAX K-1 full-frame DSLR. The full frame CMOS sensor has 36.4 effective megapixels and as well the K-1 has a weather-sealed and dustproof body. Shooting Full 1080 HD video, Dual SD card slots and the ability to switch between APS-C and Full Frame shooting.
Sony Electronics has announced the latest addition to their Cyber-shot RX compact camera line, the full-frame RX1R II. With a high resolution 42.4 MP sensor and a ZEISS Sonnar T* 35mm F2 lens, Sony claims the RX1R II delivers the highest picture quality of any compact camera they have made thus far.
DSLR cameras are now a staple of video. Consumer and prosumer video creators who desire the cinematic look created by shallow depth of field and interchangeable lenses turn to the reasonably priced DSLR market for solutions, without the expense of a high end digital cinema camera.