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Socialmatic Polaroid Camera Priced at US$ 299

Socialmatic is a Polaroid product that was inspired by the explosive growth of social media and photography. When you see its shape, you will figure a popular social media and photo sharing network icon, Instagram.
In its official website, Socialmatic smart camera is informed to be launched in early 2014. The camera will be available worldwide [...]

Two New Lumix Cameras wih the Longest Optical Zoom & Ultra Slim Design

Panasonic has announced two new Lumix compact cameras, DMC-FZ70 and DMC-XS3. To be highlighted is that the latest FZ series camera offers 60x optical zoom, claimed as the longest optical zoom range of any compact camera.

Lumix DMC-FZ70 boasts a 16.1 MP 1/2.3” MOS sensor and LUMIX DC VARIO 20mm f/2.8-5.9 ultra wide-angle lens with a [...]

Manfrotto Case with 24 LED Lights for iPhone 5

Manfrotto MKLKLYP5 is a new case for iPhone 5 which allows you to attach Manfrotto ML240 LED light. ML240 comprises 24 LED lights designed to brighten photos and video with a flattering neutral light in low-light situations. It also has a ¼” tripod thread so you can attach your iPhone to a tripod for sharper [...]

Fujifilm Starts Operating New Optical Lens Factory in the Philippines

Fujifilm Corporation has today (7/16) started full-scale operation of Fujifilm Optics Philippines Inc. With Akinori Harada as the President, the new company will become the core production base for lenses used for digital cameras, projectors and surveillance cameras.
As optical lenses are used in a wide range of products from consumer to professional use, Fujifilm expects [...]

100-MP Camera Developed by Chinese Academy of Sciences

The Institute of Optics and Electronics at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) has developed a 100-MP camera which could produce high-resolution image in the fields of aerial mapping, disaster monitoring and intelligent transportation system. It is named IOE3-Kanban.
IOE3-Kanban, as reported by Techy World, is capable to produce 10,240 x 10,240 pixels image resolution. Just [...]

Hasselblad’s Victor: Great Pictures by International Greats

The new issue of Victor offers a list of exceptional photographers from around the world and a pile of their great works. It is a large-format, hardback, cloth-bound print title defined by outstanding photography, unique typography, and high-quality print reproductions.
The 228-page Victor – Photography Book Two presents Steve McCurry with his an exclusive edit of [...]

Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41-MP Camera & DSLR-like Controls

Nokia seems to go to the next level in smartphone professional photography. Runs on Windows Phone 8 OS, new Lumia 1020 offers a second generation of 41 MP sensor with innovative PureView technology, Optical Image Stabilisation and amazing high-resolution zoom.
Anyone can take professional quality images, thanks to a new application called Nokia Pro Camera where [...]

“Island of the Spirits,” Bali in the Eyes of John Stanmeyer

John Stanmeyer is one of the founding members of the VII photo agency and his work appears regularly in the National Geographic and Time. His new book entitled “Island of the Spirits” is a close-up and intimate portrait of Bali where ritual cannot be separated from life.
The 144-page book is containing 65 black & white [...]

Kodak PixPro AZ521 with 52x Optical Zoom Lens

JK Imaging Ltd as the Kodak license holder has announced its new camera featuring the world’s first 52x optical zoom lens. The range is claimed to give you more zoom, better low light performance, and remove limitations such as improved macro performance compared to smartphones.
The collaboration with ASIA Optical resulted in Kodak PixPro AZ521 specs [...]

Canon EOS 100D, Launched in Magelang for IDR 7,775,000

Announced last March, the world’s smallest (116.8 [W] x 90.7 [H] x 69.4 [D] mm) and lightest (407 gr) DSLR camera, Canon EOS 1OOD, is now available in Indonesia. PT Datascrip, the sole distributor of Canon products in Indonesia, has released the retail price IDR 7,775,000 for the camera with EF-S 18-55mm STM kit lens.
“Canon [...]