Android Still Not Penetrating Smart Camera Market

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Despite recent revelations from Android creator Andy Rubin that Google’s mobile operating system was originally designed for smart cameras before it was tweaked for the more popular smartphones that we’ve seen in the last few years, Android still has not been able to penetrate the smart camera market with much success despite the growing smart […]

New Rumors Emerge on Sony’s 20-Megapixel Honami Smartphone Camera

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We’ve recently heard that Sony may be working on a high-end successor to its Xperia Z and ZL flagship Android smartphones with a very capable 20-megapixel sensor called the Honami. Now, we’re learning new information about the sensor, the glass and optics that are being used, and the sensor size. We’re now hearing that Sony […]

Apple Playing Catch-Up With Rumored Dual-Shot Camera Feature on iPhone 5S

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Android smartphone-makers have released a number of high-end camera innovations recently, and Apple is now looking to play catch-up with its iPhone 5S smartphone that’s rumored to be coming in the fall. The next-generation flagship iOS smartphone will come with a dual-shot feature, similar to the Dual Shot mode introduced by rival Samsung on the […]

Fuji X-E1 Review: A Retro Camera That Inspires

Kit zoom lens offers surprisingly good performance with sharp images, bokeh, and wide apertures.

The Fuji X-E1 is a retro-inspired camera that borrows its good looks from rangefinder designs such as those from Leica. And not only does the X-E1 look good, it also has the imaging power to deliver some stunningly good images, a vast assortment of manual controls that inspires photographers to switch away from automatic shooting, […]

5 iPhone Photography Accessories for Better Pictures

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The iPhone 5 camera wins the smart phone camera wars most of the time. While the camera works great by itself, the difference between getting a nice snapshot and getting a great photograph with an iPhone might be useful iPhone photography accessories that help improve photo quality. Here are some useful iPhone photography accessories that can […]

HTC Explains the HTC One Ultrapixel Camera

New reports point to HTC One release date delays and shortages into late Apri..

One of the more interesting HTC One features is its new Ultrapixel camera, a stark difference from the 8MP shooter on its previous flagship devices, the HTC One X and the HTC One X+ and different from the Samsung Galaxy S4 13MP camera. In an effort to clear up any misconceptions about its choice to […]

iPad mini, Transcend Wi-Fi SD Card and ShutterSnitch

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Photographers often want to simplify the process used to take pictures, edit them and share them. The iPad mini, an app called ShutterSnitch and a Wi-Fi SD card from Transcend improves that workflow, making it easier and faster. It also can improve the quality of pictures. Photographers struggle to see their images due to the […]

HTC Bringing Novel Ultrapixel Camera Tech to Mid-Range Phones

The HTC One is likely coming to Verizon, just not any time soon.

HTC had recently debuted its new Ultrapixel camera technology on its flagship HTC One smartphone last month, and now the company says that the imaging innovation may be making its way down to mid-range HTC smartphones as well. Rather than focusing on the megapixel race where consumers naturally equate more with better, HTC is going […]

Toshiba FlashAir SD WiFi Card Sends Pics Direct from Camera

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Photographers can get a Photostream-like workflow using a traditional camera thanks to the Toshiba FlashAir SD WiFi 8GB Card. The FlashAir card lets users access their pictures while still on the card and in a camera. Connect a computer, tablet or smartphone to the built-in Wi-Fi radio and they can browse the card’s contents with […]

Adobe Brings Photoshop to a Pocket Near You

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Having long been available for Android and iPad tablets, Adobe is now bringing its Photoshop Touch photo editing program to the smartphone. Now, Photoshop Touch for Phone will be available for Android smartphones and to Apple’s iPhone and iPod Touch. With a download cost of $5 via Apple’s iTunes App Store and Google’s Play Store, […]

Instagram Founder: Your Photos Are Your Photos

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After an enormous backlash from users who believed that the company’s change of its Terms of Service would permit it to sell user photos, Instagram founder Kevin Systrom has clarified the company’s new policy saying that the photos users upload to Instagram are their photos and that the company will not, as was previously thought, […]

Instagram Alternative: Your Photos Are Yours on Streamzoo

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If you’re looking for an Instagram alternative after finding out the photo sharing site can use your Instagram photos in ads without your permission or without payment for using your photos, you’re not alone. Photo filter apps are a dime a dozen these days, but one of the best Instagram alternatives is Streamzoo. Even better, you can […]