Sam Lee, the founder of Wanaka’s Snow Park ski facility, is running a Kickstarter campaign to fund a project called meMINI, “a wearable camera with the gift of hindsight”. Basically, this camera magnetically attaches to your shirt and captures loop footage of 5 seconds to 5 minutes to be saved straight your smartphone where you can choose the magical moments you want to keep and which to discard.
Combine 4K and wearable tech and you’ll get what Panasonic recently unveiled at the CES. The company just announced a UHD camera that one can wear on the head for different purposes. It’s just a prototype but it’s a lot like the HX-A100 camera but now in Ultra High-Definition.
If you haven’t already noticed, booq has been on a roll with releasing new bags for consumers. Their latest, the Python slimpack, is perfectly designed for the professional photographer or up-and-coming shutterbug.
It’s happened to all of us at one point or another. We’ve experienced that fleeting moment, where the opportunity for a great photo has been lost just as we draw a camera or smartphone out to capture it. And then it’s always, “drat! If only!”
Whether you’re ready for it (or if you even like it,) wearable tech has its cross-hairs set on it to be the next big breakthrough. Smartwatches have been rolling out by the dozens and Google Glass has been making waves all over the nation since it’s debut. Wearable tech isn’t really ‘new’ per-se, but the more »
A tongue-twister of a name for a device if there ever was one, Mojoflocam is a steadicam for use with smartphones now campaigning on Kickstarter. In layman’s terms, this thingamajig gets rid of the unsightly shakiness that comes with a typical handheld shot. Its attachment works with any smartphone as well as the following cameras: more »
Panasonic announced last week the HX-A100 Wearable Full HD Camcorder. Designed to easily capture and share videos of your everyday active life from your point-of-view, the compact, lightweight design of the A100 makes it comfortable to wear when shooting sports or events. By setting the camera on the included Ear Hook, you’ll enjoy hands-free shooting without more »
The Optrix XD4 turns your iPhone into an extreme sports camera, capable of capturing high quality, crisp video. Since I never leave home without my phone, I’m ready to film whenever, wherever, without hassle of bringing an extra camera. The Optrix XD4 model comes with a super sturdy helmet mount and a rugged, waterproof iPhone more »
Life happens even if you’re not ready with a digital camera to capture it as proof. So why let all of those events escape a spot in your digital media collection of fond memories? The Mecam is the perfect device to keep up with you and your lifestyle. You can pin the Mecam to your more »
During Sony’s CES 2012 press conference on Monday, the company introduced its 4K digital motion picture camera. All the bells and whistles included in this camera are lost on me, but I do know this camera is capable of shooting videos at 4,000 times higher resolution than HD. In other words, the images this camera more »
The next retailer on our Black Friday 2011 list is Office Depot. Office Depot will open its doors at 6am on Black Friday, and will close at 9pm. These deals will be valid until closing time Saturday. If you can’t wait that long, some Black Friday deals will be offered on Office Depot’s website on Thanksgiving day. However, the deals we’re about to show you will be only available in-store.
Black Friday is getting really close. You’re going to need a game plan if you’re going to be one step ahead of all those crowds. Some would say a good strategy is getting some companions together to wait in line at different stores to score similar items for similar prices. We’re going to make that technique a tad bit easier for you for filling you in on the doorbusting deals hhgreg has up its sleeve this year for Black Friday. The stores will open at midnight, so be there several hours beforehand to claim a good spot in line.