Nokia Lumia 1020, 1520 Adobe RAW Profiles Make Pictures Even Better

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With the Nokia Black software update for the Lumia line of Windows Phone, Nokia is allowing mobile photographers to capture RAW image files in the DNG format on the flagships Lumia 1520 and Lumia 1020 smartphones. Now, the Lumia phone-maker has also released the DNG color profiles to help photographers easily “develop” or process their […]

Inside a NFL Photographer’s Gear Bag

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Capturing beautiful photos of the NFL Playoff games takes a lot of talent, a good amount of mobile tech that needs to work the first time every time since a NFL photographer can’t ask Colin Kaepernick to lob a game winning throw a second time. We had a chance to talk to a NFL photographer who […]

Kodak Joins the Lens Camera Revolution with PixPro Lenses

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It looks like Kodak is joining Sony with the latter’s QX lens camera. The Kodak offering is branded under the PixPro name and comes in two models, an SL10 and an SL25. Like the Sony QX series, the PixPro SL series is an attachment to your existing Android smartphone or iPhone. The lens clips onto […]

Incipio Focal Camera Case: An App Enabled Smart Camera for iPhone 5s

The Incipio Focal Camera case for the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5 delivers a more camera-like experience.

The new Incipio Focal Camera Case is adds physical zoom, shutter and a customizable shortcut that Incipio claims will deliver a better camera experience on the iPhone 5s and iPhone 5. This case includes a Bluetooth LE connection which is how the buttons connect and communicate with the iPhone and the case’s battery should last 400 […]

Lumus AR Glasses Hands-on: Google’s Glass Competition

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When it comes to wearable gadgets like the smartwatch or glasses, a few companies come to mind. Google Glass is a big wearable device, Pebble has a smartwatch to take on Samsung’s Galaxy Gear, but they aren’t the only ones doing good things in the wearable space. Lumus is another popular name some may recognize […]

Geonaute Launches 360° Action Camera Capable of 2k Video

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Action or sports cameras are a popular device in today’s digital age, but offering something different than GoPro and many other household names is hard to come by. Something we saw last year at CES, the Geonaute 360° Action Camera, is finally ready for prime-time. At the Consumer Electronics Show here in 2014 Geonaute is […]

Samsung Galaxy Camera 2 Hands-On

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Ahead of the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Samsung had announced a second generation version of its Galaxy Camera smart camera appropriately called the Galaxy Camera 2, and at the show we finally got some hands-on time with the shooter. The second generation revision is an overall refinement of the original bringing an evolved experience, […]

Intel Announces RealSense 3D Camera for Computers and Tablets

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As webcams become more and more useful, companies are looking for ways to improve it in desktops, laptops and tablets. Intel thinks they can lead the way with a new RealSense 3D Camera that Intel claims is “the world’s first integrated 3D depth and 2D camera module that helps devices ‘see’ depth much like the […]

Apple SnappyLabs Buyout to Bring Faster Burst Speeds to iPhone Camera

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Apple has acquired the developers behind SnappyCam, an iPhone camera app dedicated to taking burst photos. According to both Recode and TechCrunch, Apple confirmed the SnappyLabs acquisition, but didn’t say anything as far as what the Cupertino company has planned. The iPhone 5s can already shoot photos at 10 frames per second, but the SnappyCam […]

7 Android Smartphone Wishes for 2014

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With another year of fascinating mobile devices and technology behind us, it’s officially 2014 and there is plenty of upcoming smartphones and devices to look forward to. From the Samsung Galaxy S5 to Google Glass, and much more. While we’ve already talked about exciting Android smartphones to expect in 2014, many which will be announced […]

Sony Offers Huge Performance Upgrades to QX10, QX100 Lens Cameras

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Sony will be releasing a new firmware upgrade and a software update to the PlayMemories Mobile app for iOS and Android in the coming months that will offer significant performance gains to the QX10 and QX100 lens camera. The cameras are one of the most innovative, albeit clunky to use, camera in recent times. The […]

Samsung Galaxy S5 Camera Set to Take Center Stage

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While the Samsung Galaxy S5 won’t arrive until early 2014, we’ve already received countless details regarding what to expect from the new flagship smartphone, and one important aspect that will probably take center stage is the camera. There’s been talk of super HD displays, industrial designs with brushed aluminum or metal for the chassis, and […]

Nexus 5 Android 4.4.2 Update Camera Comparison

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The Nexus 5 Android 4.4.2 update brings a new camera app with tweaks that should help with performance and the overall quality of photos taken with the Nexus 5. The Nexus 5 camera is a pain point for the device. As we note in our Nexus 5 review, the auto-focus is a bit slow, which […]

Free Mac Pro with Phase One Camera Back Purchase

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The new Mac Pro will cost at least $3,000 when it finally launches at some point this month, but you can get one for free if you purchase a camera back from Phase One. Granted, the company’s camera backs are extremely expensive, so don’t expect to plop down just a couple thousand dollars and expect […]

Another Use for Your Smartphone: 3D Scanning

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Smartphones have become the ultimate convergence device in recent years, replacing GPS units, radios, traditional cellular phones, pagers, cameras, PDAs, and even wallets to a small extent. Now, smartphones will begin to merge with another hotly emerging technology: 3D scanning. A prototype app developed by the Computer Vision and Geometry Lab of the Swiss Federal […]

Samsung Working on a 20-Megapixel Camera for Galaxy S6, Note 4

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Samsung’s research and development team is working on a 20-megapixel camera sensor that is reportedly made for the company’s new flagship smartphones. The sensors may not be available until the second half of 2014 or into early 2015 at the soonest, and it is reported by ET News that these camera sensors would be making their […]

StandScan Pro Mobile Lightbox Turns Phone Into Scanner

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StandScan Pro doesn’t seem like much until you scan a document or take a photo of a small object. Made of nothing more than lightweight cardboard and some LEDs hooked up to one of three power sources, the StandScan easily tucks into a computer bag or briefcase taking little space when broken down. StandScan folds […]

Android Camera Improvements on the Way, According to Source Code

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According to some good ‘ole fashioned source code, Google is apparently working on several camera improvements to Android, including a new API that would allow for RAW image capturing, burst mode and face detection. It’s said that Google has been working on these improvements since December of last year, but they still weren’t ready for Android […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Review

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After having been available internationally for some time now, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom has finally found its way to U.S. soil on AT&T’s 4G LTE network. The device packs in a lot of camera and a lot of phone, and its placement in AT&T’s lineup will have the Galaxy S4 Zoom competing directly against […]

AT&T Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Release set for November 8th

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This afternoon AT&T and Samsung officially announced the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom smartphone with a dedicated camera lens attached will hit the carrier on November 8th, starting at just $200 on contract. Back in June Samsung announced the new Galaxy S4 Zoom, adding another option to the now growing Galaxy Camera lineup, and it has […]