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Tag: Camera

Fujifilm Teases New X-Mount Camera to Launch Next Week

Fujifilm Teases New X-Mount Camera to Launch Next Week
Fujifilm has begun to tease a new X-mount digital camera that will launch at the end of this month. The exact name of the camera is unknown, but what we do know is that it will be an interchangeable lens camera using Fuji’s popular X-mount.

Weatherproof Fujifilm FinePix S1 Has 50x Zoom to Get You Up Close

Weatherproof Fujifilm FinePix S1 Has 50x Zoom to Get You Up Close
Fujifilm has announced a new weatherproof digital camera called the FinePix S1. The camera has massive 50x optical zoom and features robust image stabilization. Its lens has a 35mm equivalent of 24-1200mm and it has a 1cm super macro mode.

Panono Panoramic Ball Camera: Spherefies

Panono Panoramic Ball Camera: Spherefies
A couple of years ago we saw an unusual camera. It looked like a ball and took 360° panoramic photos, like the ones on Google Street View but completely spherical. Jonas Pfeil and his co-inventors are now gearing up to mass produce the camera, which they’re now calling the Panono.

Eye Mirror Camera Add-on Lets You Take High Definition 360º Videos: 3D POV

Eye Mirror Camera Add-on Lets You Take High Definition 360º Videos: 3D POV
We’ve seen a couple of devices that let you take 360º videos or images with ease. However, going by their sample shots, the videos they take are significantly warped and blurry. Thomas Seidl and his Eye Mirror promise to let you take 360º videos in high definition.

Nolab Digital Cartridge Records Digital Videos from Super 8 Cameras: Because You Never Go Full Hipster

Nolab Digital Cartridge Records Digital Videos from Super 8 Cameras: Because You Never Go Full Hipster
Kodak’s Super 8 Film system revolutionized home moviemaking, by making it much easier for people to buy and load film, jump-starting amateur film making, and eventually laying the groundwork for camcorders. Of course nowadays everyone with a smartphone or point-and-shoot can be a modern filmmaker.

Bublcam Lets You Capture 360-Degree Images and Video with Ease

Bublcam Lets You Capture 360-Degree Images and Video with Ease
Have you ever wanted to shoot the sort of 360-degree panoramic images found in Google’s Street View? While there have been numerous attempts to create add-on lenses to capture spherical images, this upcoming gizmo looks like it could be the best solution yet.

Phantom 2 Vision: The Flying Quadricopter Camera That is Actually Useful

Phantom 2 Vision: The Flying Quadricopter Camera That is Actually Useful
The concept of the Phantom 2 Vision is not one of complete novelty. I will admit that. The Phantom 2 Vision by DJI, however, has something that the other quadricopter cameras do not: solid execution. (And great mobile integration.)

iON Air Pro 3 Wi-Fi Camcorder Is Ready to Go Swimming

iON Air Pro 3 Wi-Fi Camcorder Is Ready to Go Swimming
There’s no shortage of wearable action cameras on the market today. The most popular action camera comes from GoPro and is designed to be worn or mounted on just about anything you can think of. A company called iON has unveiled its own ruggedized action camera called the Air Pro 3 Wi-Fi.

Neurocam Automatically Records Only What You’re Interested in

Neurocam Automatically Records Only What You’re Interested in
The Neurocam is the latest invention from Neurowear – the minds behind the Necomimi cat ears and that tail that wags tail that wags based on your thoughts. Though this one seems like a slightly more useful, if not still strange device.

Bonzart Ampel Dual-Lens Tilt-Shift Camera Review: Retrolicious

Bonzart Ampel Dual-Lens Tilt-Shift Camera Review: Retrolicious
If you like the look of tilt-shift and low-fidelity images, you should probably have a camera that looks the part. I’ve been playing around with one particular camera that fits both bills – creative lo-fi images and retro style.

Pyle Hi-Speed HD is an Action Camera on a Budget

Pyle Hi-Speed HD is an Action Camera on a Budget
Pyle has been producing audio gear for a number of years. Audio isn’t all the company is about though, it also has a line of ruggedized action cameras. The company has unveiled a new action camera called the Hi-Speed HD is able to record video in full HD resolution.

Friendzoned: Bugs Pose with Their Buddies in These Beautiful Macro Images

Friendzoned: Bugs Pose with Their Buddies in These Beautiful Macro Images
Insects, contrary to popular belief, are not that different from humans.  Studies show that our buggy friends suffer from one of the human world’s most common emotional ailments: the friendzone.  So, with that perspective, we look at these beautiful macro photos of bug BFFs.

Make Art, Not War with the Soviet Rumble Tank Camera

Make Art, Not War with the Soviet Rumble Tank Camera
At first glance this looks like a giant tank that must be the work of the military industrial complex. Well, it is a camera on some tank treads, but it isn’t tank-sized. It is a one-of-a-kind object called the Soviet Rumble PHU x Z*E*R*O.

Nix Color Sensor Copies Colors from Physical Objects: Real Life Eyedropper Tool

Nix Color Sensor Copies Colors from Physical Objects: Real Life Eyedropper Tool
One of my earliest posts here was about the Color Picker, a concept for a pen that let you copy colors from your surroundings and then doodle with that color. Matthew Sheridan brings us a step closer to that magical device with the Nix Color Sensor.

Sony Cyber-shot QX Lens Cameras Don’t Have a Viewfinder But Finds New Views

Sony Cyber-shot QX Lens Cameras Don’t Have a Viewfinder But Finds New Views
Yep, the rumors were spot-on. At the 2013 IFA trade show, Sony revealed two of the most unusual cameras you’ll ever see. The Cyber-shot QX10 and QX100 Lens Cameras pack all of the necessary hardware inside a tiny cylinder, save for a viewfinder.

Bigshot DIY Camera Kit: Build & Learn & Point & Shoot

Bigshot DIY Camera Kit: Build & Learn & Point & Shoot
A couple of years ago we looked at a couple of film cameras that you had to assemble before you could use them. The Bigshot camera is just like those cameras, except it’s digital and has a companion website that includes a lot of related information.