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Polaroid Fits an HD camera Into a One Inch Cube

This little video camera was spotted at CES and captures video at 720p onto microSD card. Its lens covers 120 degrees for wide-angle shooting and it’s waterproof up to two metres. A built-in microphone captures audio. The lens will also capture still images at up to five megapixels and we have to say that this little camera does seem remarkably difficult …

Zoom In: Nokia Lumia 1020 Review

41. Forty-one million pixels. Forty-one million pixels in one camera. Ponder on this for a moment. Your current phone probably captures eight (my phone too). Your SLR probably sports about 16. Nokia’s Lumia 1020 is a smartphone that captures more than all of those ‘proper’ cameras put together. It captures pictures based on a 41 million pixels sensor. But …

Nokia Refocus: Lytro-Software for Your Lumia Phone

Nokia introduced some new imaging technology which allows you to fiddle with the depth field of your photos. Baptised “Refocus”, this new app will let you refocus an image after it’s been taken, choosing to highlight a foreground object or the background, for example. With a Facebook plug-in, users will also be able to do the same inside Facebook, …

Nokia Mocks the iPhone 5 Camera

For those who don’t know, although it may be illegal in Lebanon for companies to demote or mention their competitors, it is highly encouraged across seas. Nokia’s recent PR stunt is to promote that they are about Quality rather than Quantity. In the ad Nokia tries to show the viewers what an 8.7-megapixel camera, Carl Zeiss lens, and dual LED flash …

The Samsung Galaxy S4 ZOOM

Is it a phone, is it a camera? No,it is the Galaxy S4 ZOOM. Samsung has taken another leap and created the first mobile phone with an optical zoom. And they didn’t start slow, nope they went all 10x optical zoom. Now I haven’t had the chance to actually grab the phone yet, but I thought I’d let you know what I found out about this so that you’d have …

RealCam KickStarter Campaign: Shoot Like a Pro

We at Tech-Tickers love innovations and original ideas, we featured many apps that were launched by independent developers as part of endorsement and fascination by their capabilities, especially the ones that can be easily incorporated in our daily lives and used to enhance certain experiences from the device that we use the most: our mobile phone. Enter …

Kogeto’s Pitch Black Dot Review

Here’s a smartphone accessory you won’t typically be looking for. No it’s not a protective case, nor some fancy earphones or Bluetooth speakers. Kogeto’s Pitch Black Dot is a camera attachment for your iPhone 4 or 4S that is far from being a necessity. But it is definitely cool. Cooler than some other gimmicky gadgets available out there. The Dot will …

The Next Generation of Xenon Flashes for Mobiles is Here

Mobile phones’ photography has become an integrated element of our daily lives, to a degree where one of the most important features a manufacturer focuses on when updating and releasing a new device is the power of its camera (as seen from the focus in the past years on updating the number of megapixels and the newly announced ultrapixel technology …

A Stunning 320-Gigapixel 360-Degrees Panorama of London

Ah London! One of the most beautiful cities that one can ever visit, with its cosmopolitan aspect and rich cultural structure. And now, it holds the current world record of having the largest panoramic photograph ever taken. The 360-degrees photo, taken from the top of the iconic BT Tower in London back in 2012, is made from an impressive combination …

Make Your Own Music Videos with Strum

You want to turn the videos shot on your iPhone into crazy instant music video clips, in a matter of seconds? The guys at Smule will make of your wish a reality, through Strum. Instagram lets you add sepia filters to your pictures, now Strum offers a number of built-in filters for your videos;  That’s not all of it: it’ll give you the means to add …

What Is the Future of Kodak?

A quick leap back in time, some 25 years ago: Eastman Kodak and Polaroid practically dominated the U.S. market for photographic film. Photo film segment was huge: printed photography was at the peak of Technology back then, people rushed all over it, and business-wise the industry had good profit margins.  Kodak used to sell about a billion rolls …

Photography. Evolved

Today, with the availability of good cameras in our mobile phones, we take photography for granted; completely forgetting that at some point in history, taking a photograph was just a dream. People started to capture their surroundings and portray people through paintings and drawings and it was only restricted to royalty. Other than the fact that …