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Sony NEX-7: an amazing micro-camera

08/23/2011, Sony has just launched its latest and greatest high-performance compact camera. The NEX 7 takes over the top spot from the NEX 5, which has been updated as well. If you are not familiar with Sony’s NEX line, the idea is to have the optical...

FinePix F600 EXR announced by Fujifilm

08/11/2011, Looking to get yourself a brand new camera? If you are, Fujifilm has just announced their latest camera, the FinePix F600 EXR, which is based off the FinePix F550 EXR but is said to have been improved on.

Sony NEX-5N, NEX-7 and Alpha A77 to be unveiled August 24th?

08/03/2011, Mirrorless cameras have started gaining traction and popularity with more companies hopping aboard the mirrorless bandwagon. Sony was a bit late to the mirrorless camera game, releasing their NEX-3 and NEX-5 just last year. Despite that they are moving...

Polaroid Z340 lets you print digital photos on the spot

07/28/2011, Back in the day before digital cameras, the fastest way to view your photos right after taking them was with the use of a Polaroid camera. Nowadays thanks to the age of digital cameras, there’s really no need to use a Polaroid camera anymore unless you...

Toshiba’s 1.12 micrometer pixel CMOS sensor launched

07/08/2011, Cameras on phones have come a long way since they were first introduced; from being able to capture photos in VGA to a whopping 8 megapixels that we are starting to see in some of the newer smartphones today. Most photography experts will tell you that...

DIY camera takes Lomo-like photographs

07/08/2011, If the thought of making your own camera sounds ludicrous, perhaps this DIY camera that was made out laser-cut acrylic parts and scavenged lenses may change your mind. If fact, Kit Man of Kit Da Studio is even providing the AI template file that he used,...

Hipstamatic releases Cowboys & Aliens freepak

07/06/2011, iPhone users should be familiar with the Hipstamatic app by now. For those unfamiliar, Hipstamatic is a photography app found on iOS devices that allows the different combinations of film, lens and camera flash effects to create truly unique looking...

Play with camera settings using CameraSim’s online simulator

07/06/2011, So you’ve just bought yourself a brand new camera, or perhaps it was given to you as a gift, but like all budding amateur photographers, the dials, the numbers and the deep menus will probably confuse you quite a bit. So instead of poring through the...

Icelandic pop star’s dress is made out of QR codes

07/05/2011, Iceland has a pop star, Kali, who like Lady Gaga, is known for her outrageous costumes, so instead of dressing up in dress that has been made out of meat, she has instead decided to put on a dress that is not only less of an eye-sore, but is also composed...

Nikon Prototype/Concept Cameras On Display In France

06/28/2011, Cameras have evolved throughout the years, as most technology does. Externally however, camera design has not really been that radical, unlike the technology used inside the cameras, which have come a long way from its humble beginnings. If you take a...

Lytro Camera Lets You Shoot First, Focus Later

06/22/2011, Autofocus speed is key when you’re trying to take photos of things in motion, like a sporting event, wildlife or candid photos which is why sometimes camera users from both the point-and-shoot and DSLR camera spectrum find themselves frustrated and...

Leaked Photos Of The New Olympus PEN Mini

06/20/2011, Camera and photography enthusiasts should be familiar with Olympus’s PEN series which is part of their micro-four-thirds line up and was supposed to bridge the gap between compact point and shoot styled cameras and the bigger and sometimes heavier...

Ever Wondered What 50 UV Lenses Stacked Together Would Look Like?

06/17/2011, UV lens filters were designed to reduce haziness in photos that is generated by the ultraviolet light, sometimes creating a “warmer” photo and in some instances protecting the lens from grubby fingers and accidental knocks. So ever wonder what...