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Hitch concept camera makes weddings more fun

04/13/2011, An industrial design student, Martin Spurway recently came up with an idea for some cameras to make things more fun at weddings. Normally guests are given disposable cameras to take photographs of the whole event from their own angles. However, disposable...

OWLE Bubo turns your iPhone into a decent handheld camera

04/13/2011, The iPhone already has a pretty good camera to start with, but sometimes it just isn’t enough. The phone’s unwieldy shape makes it a bit hard to keep a steady focus on your subject, and the fact that the buttons to control the device are...

Postagram – send real postcards with your iPhone

04/12/2011, The folks over at Sincerely have come up with a new app for the iPhone based on the Instagram API. In case you don’t know what Instagram is, it’s a photo-sharing service that allows users to easily upload their photos from their iPhones online...

Fotopedia Paris: a Visual Virtual Tour of Paris for iPhone

04/06/2011, Fotopedia Paris Tour selection Fotopedia, the collaborative photographic encyclopedia, launched Fotopedia Paris, an app that lets users visually discover Paris on their iPhone or iPad. Using a large collection of 4,000 stunning photographs taken by...

Kinect used to help create beautiful photographs

03/30/2011, The Kinect has proven to be limitless in terms of potential, ever since its inception, new projects that make use of this motion sensor controller have been popping up every week. Now a new use has been discovered with the device – a light source for...

Kromath brings chroma keying to your iPhone

02/25/2011, VFX Warrior has just released an app for the iPhone called Kromath 3 – a Realtime 3D Chroma Keyer. In case you don’t know what a chroma keying is, it is basically a technique used to composite two different images together by completely removing a...

Eye-Fi Mobile Apps and Direct Mode

01/04/2011, [CES 2011] To accelerate photo sharing, Eye-Fi Direct mode, and new Mobile Apps. The idea behind Direct Mode is that your camera can transmit photos directly to your mobile device (Smartphone or Tablet… when supported). The photos will then appear...

Sony patent hints at NEX-sized camera with translucent mirror

12/27/2010, A recent patent filing suggests that Sony might be looking to bring the translucent mirror technology from its Alpha A33 and A55 to a more compact camera body. The patent shows a smaller camera with the technology that allows for faster focusing in a...

DIY DSLR Follow Focus With K’nex

10/25/2010, DSLR cameras out there are becoming more popular when it comes to video recording, but one of the common complaints for videographers making the shift to DSLR video capture is that it’s hard to control the manual focus as the focus ring on most DSLR...

Digital Summer – Aug 25, Temple, SF

08/13/2010, On August 25th, Ubergizmo will host Digital Summer, an event that brings together the most international, professional, and glamorous crowd in San Francisco to celebrate photography, fashion, art, and technology. Among the unique features of this...

QuantumFilm: Quantum Dot-Based Image Sensor

03/21/2010, [DEMO Spring 2010] Today, InVisage Technologies announced QuantumFilm, touted to be the world’s first commercial quantum dot-based image sensor that delivers 4x higher performance and 2x higher dynamic range than regular sensors for mobile handset...

New Four Thirds Camera From Panasonic?

12/16/2009, Is Panasonic lining up a new Four Thirds (not Micro Four Thirds) DSLR camera to be released sometime soon? From the patent application, you can see that it will have live view mode, along with the traditional optical viewfinder. Other specs include a CMOS...

Sandisk Extreme Pro compact flash cards

09/14/2009, You might think of Compact Flash (CF) cards as a commodity, and it’s mostly true, except for the very high-end where the Sandisk Extreme Pro sits. Aimed at the professionals (and enthusiast) photographers, the “Extreme Pro” series can...

Digital Summer, August 19th, Temple, San Francisco

08/17/2009, Digital Summer is almost there: -Have you picked your favorite outfit for the photo-shoot?-Are you ready for the breath-taking photo-show by Damien Miller?-Did you know that Leila, the visionary founder of Samasource, has many talents?- There are still...