Remember the Canon PowerShot D10? The company's first ruggedized underwater cam was a solid snapper, but its bulky submarine-like design made it impractical for most surface-based shoots. The PowerShot D20 offers a drastic improvement over its predecessor in the appearance department, more closely resembling a compact point-and-shoot than a subaqueous vessel.
Typically I like to shoot pictures with natural ambient light since the shadows and lighting are what catch my eye anyway. But there are times when I need to control the light or open up some shadows therefore, using a flash or speedlight is needed. So whether you are a professional or amateur photographer, chances are that one of the main tools in your toolkit of camera accessories is a flash.
Due to the popularity of smartphones, camera manufacturershave had to scrambletrying to find ways to keep their products relevant. AndOlympus is no strangerto this. Now, the company has announced its Stylus SH-2, a point-and-shoot camera that's using retro looks to, hopefully, appeal to the masses. Like they say, however, looks aren't everything.
On the back of the camera is a removable1150mAh rechargeable lithium battery.I give the camera some points for being able to replace the battery, but it loses points in the fact that youcan only charge when attached to the camera via a microUSB cable instead of a standalone wall charger.At first glance, you can see that this camera looks just like one of theGoPro HERO cameras.
Canon has announced that it is working on a new home theater projector that crams 4k resolution into a compact and light body. The projector is still under development, but Canon is talking it up ahead of its launch. The native resolution of digital cinema is 4,096 x 2,160 and the Canon projector will go above that resolution with 4,096 x 2,400 resolution.
If I had unlimited funds and unlimited space, my gadget cave would be chock full of all sorts of geeky toys like these super cool Celtic dice from eondesigner, a designer on the Shapeways site. If you’re not familiar with Shapeways, it’s a marketplace site where 3D modelers can have their designs created and offered for sale to geeks like all of us.
Lenovo has arguably done more than any other PC maker to blur the line between tablets and laptops -- but its new Ideapad Miix 700 convertible tablet is clearly aimed at one particular competitor: Microsoft's Surface.
More than three years afterlaunching the C300, Canon is refreshing its line of cinema cameras with the C300 Mark II. On the outside, the C300 Mark II is quite similar to its EOS siblings, although it does come with a slightly tweaked design that features a wider body. But the most important changes are elsewhere.
Olympus has outed a new retro-styled camera, the Stylus SH-2, a compact point-and-shoot that still squeezes in a 24x optical zoom, image stabilization, and RAW support. Offered with its aluminum alloy body in either silver or black, the SH-2 has a 16-megapixel sensor and records 1080/60p video, though is also capable of turning its metaphorical hand to 120fps and 240fps slow motion.
Philips has a new remote control for its hue wireless lights in the pipeline, along with a brighter version of its color-changing bulb. The new products, revealed during regulatory testing at the FCC, include an update on the original hue bulb with an 800 lumen version.
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I remember when POV action cameras first started making their appearanceand if you wanted to do any underwater shots, or needed to shoot scenes where your camera could get wet, you had to purchase a waterproof housing since onedidn’t come with the camera. Today companies like GoPro, SJCAM, BlackVue, etc., have a waterproof housing as part of their included accessories.
Sony's WiFi lens camera, theQX10, was one of the oddest, and brilliant, devices that we saw at IFA two ears ago. Once the hardware was dropped into Zach Honig's lap, he found that the gear was, in his words pretty accomplished. Given that it's both a little better than a point-and-shoot and is a handy bolt-on to your existing smartphone, we imagine a couple of you picked one up.
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This is gonna be a busy week for Sony . The gates Of IFA have opened which means a lot of companies will be unveiling their latest products in one of the biggest tech shows every year. Before Sony releases the new Xperia Z5 family tomorrow, some hands-on photos have been leaked earlier today. The images don't look fake nor do they seem like renders--they look real. Dutch website nu.
Jen: The neighbors have a motion sensor head that is hooked up to their hose to keep the deer out her vegetable garden. The Havahart Spray Away Elite II seemed like a great wayto keep the deer out of my garden without having to run a hose or replace motion sensor batteries.Jen: The Spray Away Elite II comes partially charged from the factory but quickly ran out of power while setting it up.
The world's largest photo keeps getting bigger, and at this point it's far too big to store on your laptop's hard drive. The latest image to earn the title is a massive shot of the Alps that took more than two weeks to fully photograph and that takes up an astounding 46TB of space. With an image this big, you can zoom in, and in, and in, up to an incredible level of detail.
Panasonic has opened a cool 3D photo lab in its Panasonic Center Osaka location. The photo lab can take photographs of a person and anything they want to hold in their hands and that photo data is then used to make 3D figurines of the person that are photo accurate.
Canon has issued a service advisory warning EOS 5D users that a problem with adhesive could result in the main mirror detaching. The camera's available servicing period comes to an end this upcoming September, making it important that users get the problem fixed soon if it has occurred.