The $30,000 Canon ME20F-SH is essentially a multi-purpose camera that has a maximum ISO of over 4.5-million, which enables it to turn pitch black environments into day, literally. The camera's sensor allows it to shoot Full HD video while subjects are illuminated with less than 0.0005 lux - a full moon on a clear night is 0.27 to 1.0 lux - capturing high-quality images of things the human eye cannot perceive. The company expects to see the most use in cinematic production, nature / wildlife documentaries, and security / surveillance applications. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of a real-life Transformers truck.
Phase One teamed up with Sony to unveil the XF 100MP, which features a full-frame medium format CMOS sensor that offers an incredible 100-megapixels of resolution. That's right, it boasts 16-bit color depth, 15 stops of dynamic range, an ISO range of 50 - 12,800, and the ability to shoot 60-minute long exposure footage. Vibration tracking and detection as well as an electronic first curtain shutter keeps things steady. How much does all this cost? A cool $49,000+. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of an airplane with KFC buckets for wings.
APEMAN's 4K Action Camera is not only reasonably priced, but includes a Sony CMOS sensor and 17 accessories, all for $79.99 shipped, today only, originally $149.99. In addition to capturing 4096 x 2160 resolution video footage at 25 FPS, it also supports 20-megapixel camera still images. Just a few of accessories included are: a bike stand, helmet mount, waterproof case, two batteries, and three different bases. Product page. Continue reading for a video test and more information.
Many point-and-shoot cameras are overloaded with features most will probably never use, but LUCID is an entirely different story. This palm-sized device features the bare essentials, including a microSD card slot, charging port, capture button, selfie mirror, and most importantly, a concave lens that lets you frame pictures perfectly without needing a viewfinder. Continue reading for more pictures.
Panasonic's DMC-FC1000 camera may not be the most expensive, or have the latest technology, but it has mind-blowing zoom capabilities. To be more specific, it has a Leica DC Lens 25-400mm (electric zoom) F2.8-4.0 with super-fast LUMIX DFD focusing technology capable of capturing 4K QFHD 30p video as well as a hybrid 8MP post capture. It also has integrated smartphone WiFi for remote imaging control. Best of all, it's priced at a fraction of what many high-end DSLRs would normally cost. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of two locks you should never buy or use.
At first, SELFLY may look like a smartphone, but it's actually a foldable drone packed into a phone-sized case. Simply snap the drone out, and it automatically starts hovering. Users can either control it like a normal drone with the phone app, or autonomously, for hands-free selfies and video. It comes equipped with an 8-megapixel camera that can capture video at 1080 pixels and 30 frames per second. Future upgrades include "Fly By Picture Piloting," which automatically has the drone film by flying in front of you, while all the images and videos are sent back to your smartphone for processing. Continue reading for two more pictures and information.
Bellus 3D takes cameras to a whole new level, or to be more specific, they've created a 3D face camera for mobile devices that scans 500,000 points on your face in high resolution. Once scanned, the company sends you a file that can be transferred to a 3D printer to be fabricated into a mask. This is made possible with the infrared scanners on its camera, and once the Bellus 3D app is launched, you basically position your head within an outlined parameter, look ahead, turn to the left when asked, and then again to the right. You can see and zoom in on every wrinkle, pore and hair follicle in full color on the scans. 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 glass shotgun slugs you definitely don't want to mess with.
The YI 4K Action Camera offers 4K recording as well as 12MP video stills, giving the GoPro Hero 5 Black some major competition, and for just $199.99 shipped, today only, originally $249.99. Built with the new generation Ambarella A9SE75 chip, Sony IMX377 image sensor, and 7 layers of all glass lenses, it records 4K/30fps video at 60mbps, which is 4x the quality of 1080p. It also features an impact-resistant 2.19" Gorilla Glass touchscreen display. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
Manfrotto's PIXI Mini Tripod is perfect for DSLRs or compacts, and it's being offered for just $18.99, today only, originally $28. The PIXI is great for achieving hard to get video shots while keeping your camera steady. Close the legs to use it as a comfortable grip to capture great videos that stand out from the crowd. The new push-button mechanism enables you to position and lock the ball head in one rapid, intuitive movement. Product page. Continue reading for a hands-on video review and more information.
For those seeking a camera designed specifically for capturing Instgram snaps and videos, look no further than Instasnap. The 12.0-megapixel shooter looks like the brand's famous logo, and offers simple, one-button control. Featuring built-in video stabilization, wind noise reduction, waterproof casing, SSD flash storage, WiFi, Bluetooth connectivity, and even 4K recording at 30fps. Continue reading for more pictures.