MOTA GoPro Action Camera Wireless Charger (video)

Wireless Charger

Photographers that own a GoPro action camera might be interested in a new wireless charging solution which has been specifically created for the Hero 3 and Hero 4 GoPro cameras.

Removing the need to constantly swap batteries when you have finished recording footage, and allowing you to enjoy the capacity of a 6,000 mAh battery complete with LED status lights. Check out the video below to learn more about the MOTA wireless charger for GoPro cameras.

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Foldio 2 Folding Product Lighting System (video)


Some of our readers might remember the original Foldio folding product lighting system that launched back in November of last year after a successful Kickstarter campaign that helped raise over $170,000.

Now the team that created the original has created Foldio 2 which builds on the design of the first but now provides more powerful lighting and a larger photographic enclosure for larger products.

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Polaroid’s Socialmatic camera is available for pre-order

Polaroids Socialmatic camera is available for pre-orderA few years back we heard about a concept camera called Socialmatic. It was based on the design of the Instagram icon and featured instant-printing capabilities like a Polaroid camera. The device was then made for real to the joy of all those who love instant gratification as well as Social Media.

The good news is that if you want one, pre-orders have now gone live. You can pre-order via Amazon’s website for the price of $300. The camera is expected to be released on January 1st, which is a bit later than we expected. It was originally targeted for a fall release. At least it is here now.
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New HTC RE Camera Under Development For 2015 Launch

HTC RE Camera

Although HTC has only just launched their uniquely styled HTC RE Camera, the company is already developing the next version, ready for launch sometime next year sources report.

According to the Focus Taiwan website HTC North Asian president Jack Tong confirmed that the new HTC RE Camera was in development and that it will be released sometime during 2015 to consumers.

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Sony Alpha 7 II Mirrorless Camera Launches In The US Next Month For $1,700 (video)


Photographers interested in purchasing a new Sony Alpha 7 II camera, that was unveiled officially last week will be pleased to know Sony will soon be making it available to purchase in the US from $1,700 as of next month.

The Sony Alpha 7 II camera is equipped with the latest 5-axis in-body stabilisation that can be used whilst capturing both still photos and video and has been created by Sony to help reduce camera shake regardless of the lens that may be attached to the cameras body.

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GoPro Drones Rumoured To Be Under Development For Late 2015 Launch

GoPro Drone

The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) has today reported that GoPro the action camera manufacturer is currently in the process of developing their own GoPro Drones, that will be consumer camera equipped drones to compete with the likes of DJI, Parrot and others.

The information has been leaked by source close to the GoPro drones development who explained to the WSJ that GoPro plans to start selling multirotor drones equipped with high-definition cameras late in 2015.

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Panlight Camera Remote Direction Controller (video)

Camera Remote Direction Controller

Photographers looking for a way to remotely control the direction of their camera or flash may be interested in a new gadget created by photographer Mike Garrard, called the Panlight.

Panlight is a small remote control pan and tilt mount that has been specifically designed to provide a lightweight solution for directional control of your camera or speed light flashes. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about this unique photography accessories that could help add more creativity to your shots.

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SnapJet Open-Source Portable Instant Film Printer (video)

Instant Film Printer

If you are looking for a way to physically print your smartphone photos whilst out and about you might be interested in a new open source instant film printer called the SnapJet.

SnapJet has been designed to be portable and to seamlessly interface with smartphones requiring no wires or applications. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about this unique and innovative portable printing system.

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New Sony Alpha 7 II Mirrorless Camera Unveiled With 5-Axis In-body Stabilisation (video)

Sony A7 II

Photographers patiently waiting for the new predecessor to the Alpha 7 and Alpha 7R will be pleased to know that Sony has today announced the launch of its new Sony A7 II mirrorless camera which is Sony’s first with 5-axis in-body stabilisation.

The 5-axis in-body stabilisation of the Sony Alpha 7 II camera can be used whilst capturing both still photos and video footage and has been designed to help reduce camera shake regardless of the lens that may be attached to the camera.

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Software Controlled 360 Degree Product Photography Turntable (video)

Product Photography Turntable

Ecommerce businesses that need to capture photographs of products for their websites might be interested in a new 360 degree product photography turntable system created by IconaSys.

The IconaSys software controlled 360 degree product photography system allows you to easily create an interactive display of a product, that visitors to your website can rotate and zoom to see more detail. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the new product photography turntable and and the accompanying software in action.

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Lume Cube Video Light For GoPro Action Cameras, iOS And Android (video)

Lume Cube Video Light

Anyone who enjoys recording video footage or taking photographs using action cameras, smart phones or tablets but fines low light conditions troublesome, might be interested in a new video flashlight called the Lume Cube.

The Lume Cube has been designed to provide 1,500 Lumens from just a small 1.5″cube device and supports both Android and iOS devices as well as action cameras such as the GoPro.

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Piconizer For iOS Frees Space And Organises Your Photos (video)


iOS smartphone owners that take a lot of photos using their iPhone might be interested in a new device called Piconizer. That has been developed to help you manage your iPhone photos and videos and even free up space on your iPhone when required.

The Piconizer project is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to raise $50,000 in pledges to make the jump into manufacture. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Piconizer iOS supporting hardware and see it in action.

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