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Snappgrip for Smartphone Photographer

Smartphone photography goes viral nowadays, so does the accessories which provide the easy way to control your smartphone. Snappgrip offers you add-on that provides camera-like control on your smartphone. Just attach your smartphone onto Snappgrip case and let the Bluetooth device connect with the host phone.

Snappgrip controller gives you access to real shooting controls including [...]

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013 Invites Hunters Worldwide

Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2013 will open for entries worldwide from January 7 until February 25, 2013. Now in its 49th year, the Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition provides a global showcase of the very best nature photography.
The competition is co-owned by two UK institutions that pride themselves on revealing and championing the [...]

Manfrotto MH293D3-Q2, Three-way Foldable Tripod Head

Manfrotto MH293D3-Q2 (290 Series) is designed and engineered to fold quickly with innovative foldable three-way tripod head, extra-compact when closed and lightweight for easy transport, with the precision needed for architectural, still life and macro photography. Three-way head have long protruding handles making fine framing adjustments on each axis of rotation easier.

Manfrotto’s MH293D3-Q2 head body [...]

Polaroid’s Android-Based Mirrorless Camera?

Polaroid company flagship has actually run in bankruptcy situation, but in 2009 they signed an agreement with Summit Global Group to produce Polaroid branded digital still cameras. Now, Polaroid is rumored to announce new Android based mirrorless interchangeable lens camera called IM1836.
The camera is powered with Android 4 OS with 3.5” touchscreen, 18.1 MP sensor, [...]

Instagram: It Is Not Our Intention to Sell Your Photos

After releasing new terms of service (TOS) which attracted various reactions and made many users confused and upset, Instagram has just conveyed a statement that it will fix any mistakes and eliminate the confusion. It is said that legal documents are easy to misinterpret.
A section in Instagram’s new TOS that will be effective on January [...]

Instagram Can Sell Your Pictures without Telling You

Instagram has released its brand new terms of service (TOS) and privacy policy yesterday, which will be effective from January 16, 2013. This new terms say that Facebook/Instagram can use your pictures without your consent and without any compensation to you.
A section in the new TOS entitled “Rights” mentions, Instagram can use your photographs and [...]

Canon Unveils New KJ20×8.2B KRSD 2/3” HD Multipurpose Lens

Canon Europe has launched a multipurpose 2/3” HD zoom lens designed to offer high quality performance in a compact and lightweight package. One interesting aspect of this 20 x zoom lens is that it incorporates “Shuttle Shot,” a “digital drive” system that lets you zoom between pre-programmed focal lengths, ideal for complex or precision shots [...]

MobileMount+ for Smartphone and Tablet Photography

MobileMount+ offers you an experience in mobile photography using smartphones or tablets paired to tripod or any flat surface safely. Comprising two suction cups and one threaded 1/4″ 20 ball joint, the MobileMount+ can be used as a camera mount as well as a car mount or a tabletop kickstand.
When connecting the mount to a [...]

Autopano’s New Features for Stitching Thousands of Images

Kolor has launched version 3.0 of its image stitching  and panorama creation software, Autopano Pro & Autopano Giga. Autopano allows users to create high resolution panoramic images by stitching automatically tens, hundreds or thousands of images.

The version 3 features a new panorama editor enabling a real-time manipulation of the images, and at full resolution; a [...]

“My Homeland,” A Minister’s Photo Book for the Beloved Indonesia

The beauty of homeland remains in the heart of Helmy Faizal Zaini. His first photo book, My Homeland, is a part of his aspirations to share a story about Indonesia from the perspective of beauty, humanity, and in particular, to see the unseen.

“Through photography, I want to share a story about a country we live [...]