07/31/2011, If you’ve ever wanted to see three-dimensional images of individual molecules, your wishes have come true. The folks over at the Science and Technology Facilities Council in UK have developed an X-ray camera that lets you do just that. Created for use in the European XFEL (X-ray Free-Electron Laser) facility, the camera can capture images at a blazing speed of 4.5 million frames per second. Considering that a camera needs […]
07/28/2011, When it comes to compact digital cameras, the lenses featured are usually somewhere in between a super-zoom or an ultra-wide lens. Photographers who do not wish to carry around a chunky DSLR and the accompanying zoom lenses will probably not be satisfied with the somewhat sparse choices of consumer compact digital cameras that claim to offer super-zoom capabilities. If you are one of the more discerning users, then perhaps Olympus’s […]
07/27/2011, Do you suffer from unsteady hands especially when you’re taking photographs with your camera? It’s not a very good trait to have – unless you’re into creating artsy-looking blurry photographs. That’s one of the reasons why the tripod was invented but unfortunately, it’s not something that’s very practical to bring around with you at all times.
07/21/2011, If you think that someone has been stealing the cookies from the cookie jar in the kitchen but haven’t been able to find the thief because nobody in your house wants to admit doing it, it might be time to take some drastic action. Like installing a camera in the kitchen to see who’s been stealing your treats. Since a regular camera won’t do (it would stick out like a […]
07/19/2011, If you’re a fan of editing photographs on your phone, the N9 will have a thing or two to please folks like you. According to a post on the official Nokia blog, one of the features that the phone will carry is non-destructive photo editing. This means that users will be able to edit their photographs in any way they want (as long as the app allows it), and will […]
07/18/2011, Panasonic GF3 Review - This real-world review of the Panasonic GF3 is for readers who can't stomach a 12-page review full of descriptions and technicalities.
07/18/2011, When it comes to giving technology to their kids, we’re thinking that most parents would pause at the thought of handing over a $500 piece of technology, which could very well break in the next minute, to a 5 year old child. While Takara Tomy’s “First Digital Camera” is nowhere near the $500 tablet/smartphone range, it will put into your child’s hands, the technology to snap photos rather intuitively.
07/15/2011, Ever wanted to see how the strings of a guitar looked like each time you strummed a chord or plucked a note? Well, thanks to a guitarist who thought it would be a great idea to put his iPhone inside his acoustic guitar, we now can. Justkylevids on YouTube recently placed his iPhone 4 – which has the rolling shutter effect when it comes to capturing images (FYI – other […]
07/15/2011, A while back when the first beta of iOS 5 was released, within the code was spotted a hint that iOS 5 would have the ability to snap panoramic photographs. Sure, there are apps out there that will be able to do that for you, but having native apps usually trumps downloading, and sometimes even paying for, third party apps. While it remained as a hint or a promise back […]
07/14/2011, tt-i, creator of sporty cameras such as the tt-i EagleEye, has announced the addition of a new camera to its “buddy” lineup. Called the NightOwl, this camera is designed for RV (recreation vehicle) and Motorhome owners who want a camera to capture their journey while out on the road. The NightOwl is a high definition camera that can be attached to your windshield with a special mount that makes use […]
07/12/2011, Looking for a new lens to capture in depth details or general portraiture? Nikon has just launched a new lens designed for your needs. Called the AF-S DX Micro-NIKKOR 40mm f/2.8G lens, it is a lightweight and versatile lens that gives Nikon DX-format shooters macro capabilities without burning a hole in their wallets. It has a natural focal length of 60mm (FX equivalent) and a large f/2.8 aperture that lets […]
07/11/2011, Don’t you just hate how each camera you have needs a different charger in order to charge its batteries? It’s even worse when you go on vacations and have to remember to pack a charger for each one. Well, Mizsco International’s new series of chargers aim to turn those woes into problems of the past. Called the DIGIPOWER TC-55 Digital Camera Travel Charger Series, these chargers are touted to charge […]
07/11/2011, According to the statistics, the iPhone 4’s camera is one of the most popular cameras used on Flickr. The Nokia N9’s camera sounds promising too, with the ability to load up fast and also featuring Carl Zeiss optics, but what about Panasonic’s latest offering? The P-05C smartphone that Panasonic launched on NTT’s DoCoMo network may prove to be a worthy challenger with its 13.2 megapixel sensor with optical image stabilization, […]
07/10/2011, So you’re basking in the glow of your recently purchased DSLR that is capable of capturing images which have 5 times the resolution of what your previous digital camera could do? You can send a knife through the green-eyed monster’s heart after reading about a new camera which is capable of shooting billion pixel images – thanks to the European Space Agency’s efforts in mapping out the Milky Way galaxy […]