Digital Photo Expo 2000
Snapshots from the Show
by Rick Smith (May 20, 2000)
The first year of Digital Photo Expo was held at the Rosemont Convention Center in Illinois. Here are some of the important products we found at the show.
Epson's latest camera - 3000Z
This 3.3 megapixel camera was recently announced by Epson.
Toshiba new PDR- M70 camera
Toshiba's new PDR- M70 camera (rear)
Canon new Powershot S100
This camera was one of two Canon camera models that were announced during Digital Photo 2000. This Digital Elph is a very compact, 2 megapixel camera and should retail at $699. Available in June 2000.
Canon Powershot S100 (rear)
Size comparison of two Canon Powershot models
The new Canon Powershot S100 (Digital Elph) is even smaller than the recently announced Canon S20, announced earlier in the year at PMA 2000. The S100 is the same size as the film based (APS) Elph, while the S20 boasts a 3.3 megapixel image in a slightly larger package. The S20 is currently shipping at $799.
Olympus C-3030 Zoom
This is a 3.34 megapixel digital camera has a 2048 x 1536 pixel maximum resolution. Read our coverage from PMA 2000 describing the Olympus C-3030 Zoom and read our reviewof this fantastic camera.
Olympus C-2500L with FL-40 flash
This is a 2.5 megapixel camera.
Comparison of Toshiba PDR-M5 and Fujifilm MX-2900 Z
These two cameras appear to share a great deal of similar features, along with their similar shape. The Toshiba has AVI (movie) output, and is a 2.1 megapixel digicam, while the Fujifilm MX-2900 has a larger 2.3 megapixel imaging element.
Fujifilm FinePix 1400 Zoom (lens closed)
Fujifilm FinePix 1400 Zoom (lens open)
Fujifilm FinePix 4700 Zoom
Read our coverage from PMA 2000 describing the FinePix 4700.
Fujifilm FinePix 4700 Zoom (rear)
Fuji MX-2900 Z
Fuji MX-2900 Z (rear)
This is a recently discontinued Fuji model.
Nikon Coolpix 990
Read our coverage from PMA 2000 describing the Nikon Coolpix 990.
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