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Waterproof PX compact digital camera from Ricoh

June 11, 2011 Leave a comment

Ricoh announces new rugged water and dustproof PX compact digital camera.The new design offers 5.0×, wide-angle (28 mm) and telephoto (140 mm) optical zoom in a water- and shock-resistant package that can safely be used for hassle-free photography in a wide variety of locations and situations.

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Olympus Stylus Tough 8010 review

October 11, 2010 Leave a comment

Olympus Stylus Tough 8010 has tons of shooting options and they are mostly made for snapshots users. You will not find any manual or semimanual modes here. The Intelligent Auto mode takes away a lot of controls and you just have to relax and shoot. This is recommended if you haven’t used a camera before and don’t know much about the settings. The Program mode lets you choose from exposure compensation, ISO, white balance, metering, and focus amongst other things.

 

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Motorola’s Droid X in July

June 18, 2010 Leave a comment

Motorola will be launching Droid X in July,as we focus on some of the more interesting features we know about Moto’s next killer handset:

* Rumored OMAP 3630 with PowerVR SGX530 GPU (and it runs pretty fast)
* 4.3-inch, 854×480 display
* 8MP camera with dual-LED flash
* 720p HD video recording
* HDMI-out
* Front-facing camera
* Android 2.1

 The post is also available at our website: http://geekepisodes.com/2010/06/16/motorolas-droid-x-in-july/

New Cyber-Shot Camera from SONY

April 8, 2010 Leave a comment

Sony launched the spanking new Cyber-Shot  DSC-W350D digital camera for the Japanese market. Intended for women, the 14.5MP camera is adorned with dazzling rhinestones.

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World’s first 30x optical zoom camera

February 3, 2010 Leave a comment

Olympus has just announced the release of  this super zoom camera. The Olympus SP-800UZ packs a 14-megapixel sensor and a 30x optical zoom.

The SP-800UZ has a 3-inch LCD preview display and Li-Ion battery.

It can record 720p HD video – and have HDMI connectivity for hooking up an HDTV – and have various onboard filters to tweak and mangle your shots.

There’s also a shadow adjustment mode, which claims to cut out underexposed parts of photos in bright scenes, and dual image stabilization.

Features:

  • 14 megapixels
  • 30x optical zoom (28mm to 840mm)
  • 3-inch widescreen display
  • 720p-quality video recording
  • Sensor-shift image stabilizer
  • 2GB internal memory
  • SD/SDHC compatible.
  • It will be available this month at a price of  $349.99 .

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    Sony Alpha DSLR-A850

    September 18, 2009 Leave a comment

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    Sony has announced the availability of its new full-frame alpha DSLR-A850 camera, which features 24.6-megapixel full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor, 3″ Xtra Fine LCD screen (921k), dual BIONZ processing engines and SteadyShot INSIDE image stabilization, capturing 24.6 MP photos at up to 3 frames per second thanks to its high-speed continuous shooting capability.sony-dslr-a850-picture

    Features

    • High resolution, 24.6-megapixel, 35-mm full-frame Exmor CMOS sensor delivers photographic expressive power of wide angles
    • Dual BIONZ processing engines offers high-speed continuous shooting of 24.6 megapixel images at up to 3 frames per second
    • Innovative intelligent preview function lets users determine the best level and effect of dynamic range optimization, adjust exposure compensation and check histogram data, all before they actually capture the picture
    • High-accuracy 9-point AF system with 10 focus assist points for improved tracking of moving subjects
    • Ultra-bright viewfinder with 98% field of view coverage and 0.74x magnification
    • Body-integrated SteadyShot INSIDE image stabilization achieves an anti-shake effect equivalent to shutter speeds faster by 2.5 to 4 stops
    • Dynamic Range Optimizer (DRO) with 5 levels of user-selectable correction
    • DRO bracketing for enhanced scene analysis and graduation optimization
    • Memory slots for high-capacity Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, HX series and CompactFlash media
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    First camera with built-in projector!

    September 17, 2009 Leave a comment

    Nikon has just announced the new Nikon Coolpix S1000pj – the world’s first digital camera to include a built-in digital projector.504x_s1000pj_bk_sml_510x230shklThe idea is to allow users to enjoy the pleasure of a ‘personal go-anywhere theatre and to introduce a fun new way to share pictures with friends and families.The Coolpix S1000pj is the first digital camera with a built-in projector that lets users project photos or movies clips on any flat surface at up to 40 inches in size. A handy projector stand is included, as is a remote control that can be used to operate the projector, release the shutter, and more. This model features an effective resolution of 12.1 megapixels and a 5x Zoom-Nikkor lens with 28mm (equivalent) wide-angle coverage, along with a similar image stabilization system to the Coolpix S640.

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    Nikon COOLPIX S1000pj Other Features

    • 2.7-in. high-resolution LCD monitor with anti-reflection coated cover
    • 16 handy scene modes for optimized shooting in various settings
    • D-Lighting
    • Active Zoom
    • Auto Sort and Favorite Pictures functions
    • Four movie modes with sound
    • Time zone function for easy setting of multiple locations
    • Approx. 36 MB of internal memory
    • Hi-Speed USB connectivity

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    Categories: Cameras, Gadgets