Fujifilm X-S1 Bridge Camera Announced

Fujifilm has announced the launch of the Fujifilm X-S1, which the company describes as a new breed of bridge camera, and it features a Fuji non 26x optical zoom lens, plus digital zoom of up to 52x with a 35mm equivalent range of 24-1248mm.

The Fujifilm X-S1 features the same 2/3-inch 12 megapixel EXR CMOS sensor as the Fujifilm X10, and it is capable of shooting up to 10 frames per second, plus it can record full high definition video in 1080p.

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Twin Lens Retro Camera Kit

Have you ever fancied building your very own twin lens camera? Well, if you have, or you just find the price of the modern DSLR cameras a little steep for your pocket. A new kit has been created for $20 that will provide you with everything you need to build your very own retro 35mm camera, just like the one pictured below.

The DIY Twin Lens Camera Kit

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Nikon 1 Lens Firmware Update Corrects Image Blur

A new update has been rolled out today by Nikon, to correct issues that some users have been experiencing with their new Nikon 1 camera and lenses.

The new firmware update has been released by Nikon for three of the lenses in the Nikon 1 system range and will correct any issues you have been experiencing using the 1 Nikkor VR 10-30mm f/3.5-5.6, VR 30-110mm f/3.8-5.6 and VR 10-100mm f/4.5-5.6 power zoom.

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CanvasPop Transforms Your Instagram Photos Into Canvas Prints

CanvasPop has introduced a new service which will allow Instagram users to be able to enlarge images from their libraries up to an impressive 20 x 20 inches and have them printed onto canvas if desired.

CanvasPop has become the first company to offer such a service. Which uses Instagram’s simplicity and built-in filters, to create gallery-quality photos on canvas, ready to brighten any room.


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$99 Vivitar 790HD 3D Camcorder Launched

If you are looking for a budget 3D camcorder to capture your holidays escapades, this new 790HD 3D camcorder unveiled by Vivitar this week might well be worth a closer look. The 790HD 3D Camcorder is equipped with a 5.1 megapixel recorder, together with a 4 x zoom, and a flip out 2.7 inch LCD display to play back and view you recordings.

The 790HD is a fix focus camcorder and has a built in 16MB of storage which can be increased to 32GB using SD Cards. It also includes an analog mic together with a an lithium battery capable of providing up to 60 minutes of 3D recording, and HDMI output for playback on your big screen television.

Vivitar 790HD 3D Camcorder

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iPhone Lens Dial Case Adds A Wide Angle, Telephoto And Fisheye Lens To Your iPhone Camera

If you enjoy taking photographs with your iPhone but find the fixed lens a little restrictive at times. A new case has been developed by Photojojo which allows you to easily add 3 new lens options to your iPhone. Once fitted the iPhone Lens Dial case adds a 0.7x wide-angle, 1.5x telephoto and 0.33x fisheye lens to your arsenal. Allowing you to be even more creative with your photography.

iPhone Lens Dial Case

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Nikon D800 DSLR Photos Leaked

We have already heard some rumored specifications on the new Nikon D800, and now the guys over at Nikon Rumors have managed to get their hands on some photos of the D800.

The Nikon D800 is reported to be smaller and lighter than the existing D700 and will apparently come with a 36MP sensor, plus a slightly larger display the the D700 and also better video quality than the D3S.

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Enhance Your Home Security Via Webcam and Mobile Apps

Something fairly complicated and costly comes to mind when the talk is about home security with video surveillance capabilities. It is entirely possible however to set up a system that can provide adequate security on your own and without resorting to specialized service. All it takes is your home computer’s webcam and some phone camera apps.

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Nikon iP-PJ Transfer App Allows You To Project Media Via Your Coolpix S1200pj

Nikon has today launched their newly updated application called the Nikon iP-PJ which now allows you to use the integrated projector in their Coolpix S1200pj camera to project media from your iPhone 4 or similar iOS device.

Any images projected through the camera will be scaled down to the Coolpix S1200pj camera’s 1024 x 768 projector resolution. But the application and projector camera combo will allow you to view slideshows and the streaming of YouTube content.

Nikon iP-PJ Transfer app

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Vision Research Unveils Phantom Miro M-Series Digital High-speed Camera Range

Vision Research has this week taken the wraps of its new line of high-speed digital cameras, introducing the Vision Research’s M110, M310, and M120 which have been designed to capture images we would normally not see with the human eye using their super slow motion capture.

The M120 is capable of capturing 730fps at a full resolution of 1920 x 1200, but using the more standard 1920 x 1080 adds another 70fps, but if you need you can push this up to 200,000 fps, but the pixel count will drop accordingly.

Phantom Miro M-Series

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Holga Lens Filter iPhone Case Kit

If you own an iPhone 4 or 4S and enjoy taking photographs a new novelty case has been designed by Holga that will allow you to add filters to your photos as you take them, rather than after wards using a application.

The Holga Lens Filter iPhone case kit simply slips onto your iPhone 4 or 4S and enables you to then use 9 different special effects and filters without the need for any software or app.

Holga iPhone Lens Filter

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