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Beetlecam 2 captures lions feasting up close and personal

03/12/2012, Have you ever wondered just how an episode of National Geographic is filmed? Sometimes, it takes months of hard work just to get the perfect shot, even if it is meant for a few seconds of animal action. Well, not only do the camera crew require a huge...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66 Ultra-slim Camera

02/27/2012, Sony updated Cyber-shot lineup started to roll out in January with the beautiful Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V, a brand new glass-design point and shoot camera. Among other things, the new Cyber-shot product line features an improved “Exmor R” CMOS sensor...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX20 Rugged Compact Camera

02/27/2012, Sony is rolling out its new Cyber-shot lineup with an updated “Exmor R” CMOS sensor with higher pixel count, a new Clear Image Zoom feature, enhanced bi-directional Optical image stabilization with  “Active Mode”,  improved low light image...

35-foot long camera takes 10 years to build

02/23/2012, Perseverance – it can mean “steady persistence in a course of action, a purpose, a state”, or you can just summarize it into two words – Dennis Manarchy. Why so, you ask? Well, how many of you out there have the discipline to...

Balloon Camera offers a bird’s eye view

02/21/2012, NHK has come up with this particularly interesting gadget – the Balloon Camera, where it will enable a far easier experience for shooting from high above, offering a bird’s-eye view of the situation without having to hire a crane. I am going...

D-CAN Camera concept aims to reshape cameras

02/17/2012, It’s been a long time since the form factor for cameras were standardized and since then nobody has really made any attempt to change the way they look. Well, the D-CAN Camera Concept from Jean-michel Bonnemoy aims to change all that. Featuring a...

Barbie Photo Fashion is one interesting camera

02/12/2012, If you’re a fan of cameras that don’t look like cameras, you might want to check out the latest offering from Barbie. Called Barbie Photo Fashion, this camera is designed in the shape of a Barbie doll – or to be more accurate, it is a Barbie...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V Stylish 18.2 MP Glass Design Camera

01/29/2012, Sony launched the stylish new Cyber-shot DSC-TX200V featuring a beautiful reinforced glass design, a look that will go well with your iPhone. With fierce competition coming from the high-end smartphones that now deliver high megapixel cameras with good...

Lytro talks up other smartphone manufacturers

01/25/2012, It seems that the top brass over at Lytro are willing to work with smartphone manufacturers directly in order to deliver its light-field photography technology into future handsets. An interview with PCWorld saw Lytro chairman Charles Chi claiming that...

Top 10 CES Gadgets

01/23/2012, LG and Samsung 55” OLED TV, At CES, both LG and Samsung have committed to commercialize large-size OLED televisions by the end of the year. While no pricing has been announced yet, the rumored price is said to be hovering around $8000. We don’t know...

Olympus VR-340

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Olympus has announced its top-of-the-line addition in its compact camera entry level offering, the Olympus VR-340. The slim metal casing packs 10x super wide optical zoom lens (24-240mm equivalent) equipped with a new 16 megapixel sensor and a...

Olympus Tough TG-320

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Olympus’ Tough line has made some headlines this year with the release of the Tough-810, the world’s first 100kg crushproof camera. The Olympus Tough TG-320 will not be Olympus’ new flagship rugged camera but merely an upgrade of the...

Olympus SZ-12 – 24X Long Zoom Camera

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] The S-series is Olympus’ mid-range offering in its point-and-shoot category featuring ultra zoom capabilities. Touted to be super-slim by the manufacturer, the new Olympus SZ-12 gets a 14-megapixel CCD sensor, a 24x optical wide-angle zoom...

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W650

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Sony launched its new addition to its entry level Cyber-shot W-Series lineup, and, according to the manufacturer,”these new entry-level cameras pack high performance into a compact body”. At the top of the line in the category is the...