Sony QX10 and QX100 Smartphone Lenses Official

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During Sony’s press conference at IFA 2013 in Berlin, the company just made official its heavily-leaked QX10 and QX100 smartphone lenses. These lenses are a bit different than just your normal DSLR glass, as they come with NFC and WiFi built in to easily pair with your smartphone, which means it doesn’t actually attach and […]

Why Nikon, Canon Should Be Afraid of Sony Honami’s Interchangeable Lenses

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When images of the Sony Honami smartphone along with the interchangeable lens units emerged yesterday in high resolution, the Internet was abuzz proclaiming the camera-centric approach as a threat to Nokia’s famed Lumia smartphones and Samsung’s Android-based Galaxy S4 Zoom phone. However, Sony may not even be targeting the point-and-shoot market that its rivals are […]

Sample Images From Samsung’s New 10mm Fisheye Lens for NX Cameras

Image captured with the 10mm fish eye lens attached to a Samsung NX300 camera body.

Samsung had debuted a new 10mm fisheye lens for the company’s lineup of mirrorless smart cameras with interchangeable lenses. For use with the NX camera, the 10mm lens offers a field of view of 180 degress and is very small, compact, and lightweight. The lens itself is constructed out of plastic, but the mount–where the […]

Polaroid to Enter Interchangeable Lens Camera Market With Android Offering

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It looks like Polaroid, a company known for its instant photo film, will be diving straight into the digital age and differentiate itself from larger rivals by showcasing a camera with interchangeable lenses (ILC) with Android under the hood in January at the Consumer Electronics Show. At CES 2012, Polaroid became one of the first, […]

Easy-Macro Review: Macro Lens for iPhone and Android Phones

Easy-Macro adapter on the iPhone 4S.

When you want to get up close and personal with a an object, the iPhone and other smartphone cameras often fail at capturing every detail. You can get close, but it’s not easy to take macro photo with the iPhone 4S or phones like the Droid Incredible 4G LTE without some type of lens adapter. […]

A Camera Phone Without Compromises: Nokia, Carl Zeiss Talk About Nokia N8

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Carl Zeiss and Nokia explains why the Nokia N8 is simply the best camera phone, highlighting the materials, build quality, and technologies that go into the handset to enable a superb 12-megapixel Symbian^3 smartphone. I will admit that although I’ve never been a Symbian fan in the past–I’ve forayed into the platform with the stunning […]

Use Your iPhone 4 for Science with Mini Microscope

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Mini Microscope is an attachment for the iPhone 4 that will allow you to use your Apple smartphone to conduct science experiments. The attachment comes with a 60X zoom lens and dual-LED lights to turn your iPhone 4 into a mini microscope that can come in handy for those who are working in the field. […]