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Nikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the US

Today, Nikon out three new COOLPIX digital cameras with high-power zoom lenses with the S9500, P520 and L820. The COOLPIX P520 sports a 42x zoom lens and the versatility needed for advanced performance, while the 22x zoom COOLPIX S9500[...]
Nikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the US
Nikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the USNikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the USNikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the USNikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the USNikon outs new S9500, P520 and L820 Coolpix in Japan and in the US

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Fujifilm ultra-wide 99x telephoto zoom lens for broadcast

In December, Fujifilm will release a 99x zoom lens that also achieves a wide-angle focal length of 8.4 mm, the top specification for a broadcast telephoto lens. For this lens, Fujifilm has upgraded its optical shake compensation, to fu[...]
Fujifilm ultra-wide 99x telephoto zoom lens for broadcast

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Samsung takes care of all photographers with MV800 and WB750

In addition to the brand new NX200, Samsung unveiled two other cameras today at IFA 2011, the MV800 and the WB750. Both offering unique functionality, just as not every photographer is the same. The MV800 is an ultra-compact point and [...]
Samsung takes care of all photographers with MV800 and WB750
Samsung takes care of all photographers with MV800 and WB750Samsung takes care of all photographers with MV800 and WB750

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NEC aims to kill all Zoom noises on Digital Cameras

NEC announced today the development of technologies for digital cameras in movie mode that suppress the noise produced by motors and other mechanisms used for optical zooming. Apparently already available on Casio’s latest EXILIM EX-ZR[...]
NEC aims to kill all Zoom noises on Digital Cameras

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A Nikon patent for lens with automatic AND manual zoom

DSLRs and μ4/3s are getting better and better at video recording and, if you’ve tried to actually make some movies with those, you probably had to go through the painful experience of zooming manually while recording, which can b[...]
A Nikon patent for lens with automatic AND manual zoom
A Nikon patent for lens with automatic AND manual zoom

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Century Announces New Smartphone Zoom Lens

Century Corporation announced a new four-product line of 6x telescopic lenses for smartphones: for the Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, Apple’s iPhone 4, iPhone 3G/3GS, and original iPhone. It comes with a plastic see-thru smartphone ca[...]
Century Announces New Smartphone Zoom Lens
Century Announces New Smartphone Zoom LensCentury Announces New Smartphone Zoom LensCentury Announces New Smartphone Zoom LensCentury Announces New Smartphone Zoom LensCentury Announces New Smartphone Zoom Lens

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Panasonic unveils LSI One Chip Lens Driver for Surveillance and Network Cameras

Just announced today, the new LSI lens driver by Panasonic, the AN41908A, is capable of controlling focus, zoom and iris with only a single chip. By reducing the number of components to control them, it facilitates production of small [...]
Panasonic unveils LSI One Chip Lens Driver for Surveillance and Network Cameras

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Samsung expands popular SL-Series with the SL630

The SL630 is the latest “buddy” in the Samsung SL Series. Our 12.2Mpix Camera comes with a 28mm Wide angle and a 5x optical zoom with both an Optical IS and Digital IS. Not capable to record HD video our camera however offers the usual[...]
Samsung expands popular SL-Series with the SL630
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It is raining Lumix at CES…

Well let’s try to make it fast since we have 6 new cameras for Panasonic with the DMC-F3, a compact 12.1Mpix Camcorder, with a 4x optical Zoom and 720p video recording, as well as Face Detection, Intelligent O.I.S… We also have the DMC[...]
It is raining Lumix at CES…
It is raining Lumix at CES…It is raining Lumix at CES…It is raining Lumix at CES…It is raining Lumix at CES…It is raining Lumix at CES…

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Samsung ST5500 Digicam boasting WiFi and 7x optical zoom in FCC List

Equipped with praiseworthy features such as 14.2MP resolution, ISO sensitivity range from 80 to 3200, Schneider-Kreuznach lens with 7x optical zoom, a 3.5-inch full touch LCD display, 720p HD video recording at 30 FPS and 100MB interna[...]
Samsung ST5500 Digicam boasting WiFi and 7x optical zoom in FCC List

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Princeton to release another 8X optical zoom for iPhone

Princeton Japan just introduced “new” gadget compatible with iPhone 3G/3Gs, the iZoom, but in fact not really new since it does already exist… As you guessed, this is a lens providing an optical zoom of 8x. It comes with a case i[...]
Princeton to release another 8X optical zoom for iPhone

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Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…

How many times you had dreamed about shooting this spectacular moment with your camera but where scared to damage it due to either dust or water? Whether it is for fun or for a work related matter, there is definitively the needs for e[...]
Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…
Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…Casio EX-G1, just because we know that you want to do it under the rain…

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Casio Japan Unveils Two New Color Variations for Their EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10

Introduced in Japan earlier last June, the EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10, (for more info follows the link), is now available in two new colors, Silver/Blue and Brown/Gold… Casio announced their shiny new EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10 point and shoot. [...]
Casio Japan Unveils Two New Color Variations for Their EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10
Casio Japan Unveils Two New Color Variations for Their EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10Casio Japan Unveils Two New Color Variations for Their EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10

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Casio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USA

Behold the EX-Z280, a 12.1Mpix effective camera with a 26mm wide angle, a 4x optical zoom and CCD Shift image stabilization and EXILIM Engine 4.0 image processor that shoots video in 720p Its little brother the EX-Z33 is a 10.1 Mpix po[...]
Casio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USA
Casio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USACasio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USACasio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USACasio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USACasio Announces Two New Budget EXILIM Cameras in the USA

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Casio New EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10

This morning in Japan Casio announced their shiny new EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10 point and shoot. Available in both Silver and Pink, this 12.1Mpix camera features a nice 10x optical zoom with a 24mm wide angle, an ISO speed between 64 to 32[...]
Casio New EXILIM Hi-ZOOM EX-H10
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H4n, Zoom’s Latest PCN Recorder

Here’s a serious PCN linear audio record from Zoom Japan, the H4n. Records any audio source WAV at 320kbps 24bit/96kHz and MP3. Similar to its Sony or Sanyo equivalent, the H4n features the XY type microphone that can focus on a [...]
H4n, Zoom’s Latest PCN Recorder

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Treat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x Zoom

It may not shock anyone but… YES, embedded camera modules on mobile phones… suck… To make things worse Green-House just released a telephoto kit to turn any mobile phone into an 8x zoom camera… yeah… right! Please note that the c[...]
Treat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x Zoom
Treat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x ZoomTreat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x ZoomTreat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x ZoomTreat Your Mobile Phone Camera with an 8x Zoom

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Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map

Alps Mapping, in collaboration with the Nagoya Institute of Technology, came up with a very interesting feature for online mapping… a fish-eye zoom which doesn’t interrupt road and rail track continuity. I just played a lit[...]
Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map
Alps Mapping Tweaks Your Online Average Map

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Boost Your Dictaphone with a 4x Zoom Mic

Looking for a digital compact dictaphone (1GB or 2GB)? Here are the latest from Panasonic: RR-US950-K and RR-US750-S. Both use only one AAA battery, a USB interface, record in Mp3 format, and feature a 4x zoom microphone. This new feat[...]
Boost Your Dictaphone with a 4x Zoom Mic
Boost Your Dictaphone with a 4x Zoom MicBoost Your Dictaphone with a 4x Zoom Mic

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A Few More Digital Cameras From Samsung The Samsung NV series.

Remember the i85 I told you about earlier in the week? Well, it looks like Samsung has thrown in a few more digicams to make your heart content. Dubbed the NV line, the cameras will sport touch-sensitive controls and 3x zoom, as well a[...]
A Few More Digital Cameras From Samsung The Samsung NV series.

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Next-gen of telephones? In Japan first!

The Apple company and the United States of America can be proud of the iPhone but in Japan the next step has already been reached with the X-ray telephones! Now I understand why everybody in the subway is spending so much time looking [...]
Next-gen of telephones? In Japan first!

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