DJI Phantom Quadcopter Captures Active Volcano Video Footage (video)

In the past capturing video footage of an active volcano would have been very difficult and also life-threatening for any aircraft pilot or human beings who attempted.

But with advances in technology over the past few years quadcopter drones are now allowing us to take cameras into areas which would have been thought of to be previously inhospitable and life threatening.

DJI Phantom Quadcopter

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XCAM Sabre Mini Video Stabilizer (video)

Photographers looking for a small and convenient stabiliser to take video footage whilst using their DSLR cameras might be interested in the XCAM Sabre Mini Video Stabilizer.

The XCAM Sabre Mini Video Stabilizer offers good results for a reasonable $263 price tag and can easily be folded up for transportation. Check out a review of the XCAM Sabre Mini Video Stabilizer after the jump.

XCAM Sabre Mini Video Stabilizer

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Raspberry Pi HDMI Input Board Allows HD Recording From Almost Any Device (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for a way to record HD video footage from their Raspberry Pi mini PC might find this new Raspberry Pi HDMI input adapter a useful addition to their hardware.

The new Raspberry Pi HDMI Input board has been specifically designed to support video capture from external cameras and allows you to connect HD camcorders, DVD players, desktop or notebook PCs and even games consoles such as Microsoft’s Xbox or Sony’s PlayStation to your Raspberry Pi.

Raspberry Pi HDMI Input

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AllSteady 7 DSLR And Red Epic 3-Axis Stabiliser Gimbal (video)

If you are in the market for a heavy duty three axis gimbal stabiliser for your DSL camera or Red Epic, 5D/60D/70D & D800 w/ larger lenses, a new system created by Turbo Ace called the AllSteady 7 might be worth more investigation.

The AllSteady 7 is a stabilisation system that is equipped with exceptionally strong motors & frame that utilises proprietary and patent-pending design features. Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the AllSteady 7 stabilisation gimbal and its features.

AllSteady 7

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Nikon 1 V3 Compact Interchangeable Lens Camera Launches For $1,200 (video)

Nikon has today announced the launch of its new Nikon 1 V3 compact camera which will be available to purchase next month for $1,200 providing users with a camera equipped with a 18.4-million pixel super high-speed AF CMOS Sensor and support for 1080/60p video thanks to the new EXPEED 4A image-processing engine.

The new Nikon 1 V3 is equipped with interchangeable lenses and the fastest burst autofocus at full resolution in its class, together with built-in wireless connectivity. Offering users 105 focus points when phase-detection AF is used and 171 focus points when contrast-detect AF is used.

Nikon 1 V3

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GoBall Compact GoPro Handle Makes Gripping Your Action Camera Easy (video)

If you enjoy capturing footage with your GoPro action camera but find carrying many of the add-on handles on the market a little awkward and bulky. You might be interested in a new compact GoPro handle called GoBall which has been designed by Chris Zahner specifically for the GoPro action camera and provides a more natural and ergonomic way to steady your camera.

The GoBall project is currently over on the Kickstarter crowd funding website looking to raise enough pledges to make the jump from concept to production and has been designed to be spherical handle rather than the more traditional rod styled handles currently available.

GoBall GoPro

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Stubilizer GoPro Stabiliser Mount Unveiled By RockSolid Technologies (video)

GoPro action camera owners that are sometimes disappointed with the shake and vibrations captured in their footage created as they engage in their favourite action sports activity, without a GoPro stabiliser mount.

Might be interested in a new GoPro stabiliser mount called the Stubilizer which has been created by Stuart Smith and RockSolid Technologies to help provide smoother more professional video footage when using your GoPro action camera to record your adventures.

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GoPro Sena Bluetooth Audio Pack Now Available For $99

Following on from the launch of its new Prism Actioncam last month, Sena has this week unveiled a new Sena Bluetooth Audio Pack which has been designed to be used with the GoPro Hero3 and Hero3+ action cameras.

The Sena Bluetooth Audio Pack fits to the back of your GoPro camera and allows you to link any Bluetooth enabled microphone or recording device, and record narration directly over your GoPro action camera footage.

GoPro Sena Bluetooth Audio Pack

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Miggo Camera Case And Strap In One (video)

Photographers who are looking for something a little more innovative to both carry and protect their camera when not in use might be interested in the new Miggo patent pending camera strap that transforms into a stylish protective case.

Miggo has been designed by Ohad Cohen and has recently launched on Kickstarter looking to raise enough funds to make the jump from concept and into production. Check out the video after the jump to see how this innovative Miggo camera case and strap works.

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Sony Lifelog Wearable Camera Prototype Unveiled At MWC 2014

At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2014 event this week in Barcelona, running from February 24th -27th, Sony has unveiled a number of new devices and smartphones it has added to its range of devices for consumers to enjoy.

Adding to the ever growing list is the new Sony Lifelog wearable camera concept prototype, which has been designed to compliment the new Sony SmartBand and Core devices that will be launching next month.

Sony Lifelog Wearable Camera

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Nikon D4S Digital SLR Camera Officially Launches For $6,500 Ships March 6th 2014

Nikon has today officially launched their new and highly anticipated Nikon D4S Digtial SLR camera which was first unveiled behind glass during this years CES 2014 event in January and has been based on the technology and design of their Nikon D4 camera.

The new Nikon D4S features a 16.2MP FX-Format CMOS Sensor combined with an EXPEED 4 Image Processor offering Full HD 1080p recording at 60fps and is the first professional DSLR to offer this feature.

Nikon D4S

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