If there is anything worse than the constant influx of ‘selfies’ it’s the terrible, bad ones. But I guess if you can’t beat the millions, then join them, right? Audiovox has just announced the availability of a new remote control shutter for smartphones. The ShutterBall connects to smartphones with an app and lets users get that perfect ‘selfie’ shot every time.
Nikon made a few product announcements this week. The one we’re going to talk about now is called the LD-1000 LED Light. It’s meant to be used with the Nikon mirrorless cameras and the COOLPIX compact cameras. It’s just a simple LED light that can be attached to cameras through the tripod mount. It runs more »
As expected, more leaked information has been released about Sony’s all-but-confirmed lens cameras. This news is once again coming our way from SonyAlpha Rumors, whose sources say these new products will carry a new brand called Smart Shot.
Once digital cameras hit that perfect consumer price-point, almost everyone was a photographer of sorts. Life and events everywhere have been captured ever since. Yet when smartphones finally started integrating quality digital camera optics, it was like feeding steroids to the photo-snapping craze. While the hardware and software behind our smartphone cameras has improved significantly more »
One of the best features to hit the latest Galaxy line of smartphones is voice-activated camera shutter. It’s beautiful. Simply shout out “cheese” or “shoot” and the camera takes the shot, eliminating the scurry and bustle involved with setting a timer. The glaring problem is how that feature doesn’t work as intended in noisy environments, more »
Remember the Replicator on the Star Trek: The Next Generation TV series? The crew of the Enterprise could tell the machine what they wanted, and pretty much anything—food, useful items, you name it—would pop out. That seemed like the stuff of fantasy at the time, but the idea of a household machine that can make more »
Want to turn your Instagram photos into a roll of film? Projecteo has made this possible, and is releasing to the public today. It’s a tiny, neat projector that allows you to create a projector wheel out of your Instagram photos. You can choose from 9 of your favorite filtered snapshots. Projecteo then develops them more »
If you’re looking to get a deal on a power-packed digital camera, Pentax might have something to suit your fancy. In celebration of National Photo Month in May, Pentax Ricoh Imaging Americas Corporation has announced big savings on numerous products. The promotions include price drops and instant rebates. Pentax already has competitive pricing of ILC more »
The Wacom Cintiq 13HD interactive pen display is aimed at creative professionals working in areas such as design, art and image editing. The new Cintiq features a 13-inch HD screen, an adjustable stand and an improved Pro Pen for a digital workflow that feels just like drawing or painting with traditional media. Offering a natural more »
The Lensbaby Spark is pretty much totally fun to play around with if you are into mid to advanced level photography. The Lensbaby Spark is a DSLR lens that focuses in the center, but then blurs at the edges to create an artistic effect. At $80 I was interested in seeing what the Spark could do. more »
Modern devices are complex enough. Accessories can be just as vast and intricate but do they always have to be? Personally, I find it refreshing to find smart device add-ons that work well in an innovative and practical fashion, require no instructions manual and truly help make for an improved experience with whatever they’re supplementing. more »
Nikon Corporation is pleased to announce the release of two new Nikon 1 advanced cameras with interchangeable lenses that propose new forms of imaging expression. The J3 camera represents a new branch in the J-series lineup with even faster performance in a smaller body. The S1 camera provides intuitive operation that makes enjoying a digital more »