Recent Articles

StillShot App for iPhone Captures Hi-res Photo from Video

Developed by Macadamia Apps—a premier real time visual effects and image processing apps company, StillShot allows people capture photo from a mtion pictures (video) previously captured using their iPhone.

Fujifilm Announces New Wide Conversion Lens for X100

Fujifilm has just announced the launch of the WCL-X100, a wide conversion lens designed specifically for Fujifilm X100 camera. Attached directly on to the camera, the lens is claimed to increase picture taking versatility by multiplying the fixed focal length by 0.8x, converting it from 23mm (35mm in 35mm equivalent) fixed focal length to a [...]

Canon’s HDSLRs Used on Set of Marvel’s The Avengers

Canon has revealed that its EOS 5D Mark II and 7D digital SLR cameras were used on the set of Marvel’s The Avengers to capture “point-of-view action shots that can be seamlessly intercut with footage from the film’s principal 35mm and digital cinematography cameras.”
In a statement released this week, Canon says that The Avengers required [...]

Canon Offers Dial Service Upgrade, Copying Pentax’s Idea?

Canon is offering a service upgrade addressed to the existing EOS 5D Mark II and EOS 7D. The service replaces the camera’s mode dial with a redesigned locking version similar to the one featured in Canon’s EOS 60D.

Leica 0-series, the World’s Most Expensive Camera

This is the world’s most expensive camera, which was recorded so after fetching an impressive €2.16 million or about S2.8 million when auctioned.

Canon-FN Seminar & Gathering Series 2012 Makassar: From Human Interest, FN for Blackberry, to Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Makassar became the next city to hold similar string of events, as well as being the first to hold the Seminar Series and Gathering Series in one package.

Video Features in Upcoming Leica M10?

Leica has hinted that it will introduce high-definition video recording features with its long-awaited M10 camera at Photokina on September.
In an interview with and other UK-based photography magazines, Dr. Andreas Kaufmann, Leica’s head of supervisory board, refused to comment on ongoing product development, but said that he looked at the M series as a [...]

Digitalize Photos Using Your Smartphone with Shoebox App

Shoebox, an application developed by 1000 Memories, turns your smartphones into a photo scanner.

Samsung Shifts Focus to Mirrorless Camera Business

The announcement revealed that the company will start to convert its manufacturing business into producing high-end mirrorless cameras instead of low-end point-and-shoot compact cameras.

Leica’s New Lens Redefines High-Performance & Quality

Designed to be a true partner to Leica’s high-resolution camera systems, the lens is capable of breaking the technical boundaries, promising an exceptional high-performance and image quality.