The Snapshot Camera would be a perfect companion for social media services, like Snapchat, Instagram or Facebook, as its doughnut-shaped design easily fits in any pocket. This camera features a dual lens system that makes 3D and image layering possible directly on the device, without special software. In other words, users caninsert emojis, text or any item between each layer in seconds. Continue reading for more pictures.
Think of the wearable FrontRow Camera as a body cam for civilians, complete with a time-lapse "Story Mode". Priced at $400, this device includes a touchscreen display, 8MP camera, 5MP secondary camera, a built-in speaker, and media button. The latter comes in play when "Story Mode" is used, which discards your worst photos of the day and compiles the rest into a video you can easily share. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
Finally, startup Light has started shipping out the first L16 cameras to pre-order customers, and for those who've never heard of the device, it consists of 16 separate camera modules on its front surface. The individual images captured are then stitched into single photos. Other features include: 5x optical zoom, ultra-low light performance, depth of field control, and more. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
It's not possible to have the latest and greatest camera, as new products are released on a daily basis, but the modular Leica U wants to change that. This modular deign enables you to easily update the hardware, thanks to a quick lock mechanism, while letting photographers select between shooting styles without carrying around multiple cameras. Simply lock in your favorite lenses, handles, as well as lighting, and you're ready to shoot. Continue reading for more pictures.
The FLIR One Pro Infrared Smartphone Camera is not a toy, or fake app, but rather a live-view infrared camera that can detect temperatures up to 752°F and as low as -4°F on a 160x120 pixel sensor. Simply plug this camera directly into your smartphone phone, and you're ready to go, without needing any special tools. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a weather balloon camera that captured an airliner rocketing by at 38,000-feet.
Unlike other cameras, the "Fusion Camera" was designed for smartphone photographers who want DSLR-quality images with social sharing functionality. It features a "smart lens" that enables you to quickly change lens and for easy hardware upgrades. On the back, you'll find a high-definition touchscreen with a content aware UI that adapts to your needs.. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Paul Kohlhaussen, a Richmond student, decided to create a fully-functional 3D-printed camera, when he realized his dream cameras were way out of his budget. Even more impressive is the fact that he had no prior knowledge in CAD software, and managed to teach himself everything from scratch. This custom-built creation combines the features of the Mamiya 7 (medium format photography), Hasselblad XPan (panoramas), and last, but not least, the Leica M Series. What he ended up with, is the "Cycloptic Mustard Monster," which is designed to shoot 6 x 14 negatives on 120 film, and features an 8-part modular design that easily pairs with camera gear. Continue reading for some sample shots and more information.
Birdie is a simple accessory that lets you take amazing aerial shots using only your GoPro, without requiring a drone. Launch it into the air while your camera takes continuous photos or videos on the way up to maximum altitude, and on the way back down. Best of all, the gadget floats, so you can play safely with it at the pool or at the beach. Get one here now. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an incredible Star Trek and TRON: Legacy mashup.
Samsung's 64GB EVO Select MicroSDXC Memory Card is perfect for recording 4K video, and it's being offered for just $22.99, today only, originally $39.99. Whether you are a power user or simply want to expand your device memory, this microSD card gives you the advantage of ultra-fast read & write speeds of up to 100MB/s & 60MB/s. Backed by 4-proof protection, this card keeps your data safe against water, extreme temperatures, and other harsh conditions. Product page. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
At first glance, this appears to be a credit card or multi-tool, but it's actually the CROZ camera. Created by Hyle Design, this device has the bare minimum required for a digital camera to function, including AA batteries, an on/off button that doubles as a shutter clicker, and one more button for toggling between normal, black & white, sepia and blue filters. It features a 5-megapixel lens, manufactured by the same vendor that handles the cameras on Apple devices. There's no preview display, so you may have to take several shots to get the perfect one. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the first full-length Blade Runner 2049 trailer.