Hardware, Photography

Canon Gives DSLRs a True Challenger With Mirrorless EOS M Camera

Canon shook up the camera world on Monday with its own version of a mirrorless camera featuring interchangeable lenses with the debut of the slim and versatile EOS M. Promoted as a digital video powerhouse, the new EOS is essentially a digital SLR camera shrunk into a smaller package. You may have heard of the… Continue reading Canon Gives DSLRs a True Challenger With Mirrorless EOS M Camera

Apps, Photography, Smartphones, Software

How to Choose the Best Instagram Filter for Your Photo

Until recently, I only vaguely understood what each Instagram filter accomplished. I knew, for instance, that Rise would virtually erase the massive pimple on my face without washing out my skin tone. I assumed that every Twilight fan preferred Sutro, with its dark and enchanting exposure. And as for Kelvin — why even venture a… Continue reading How to Choose the Best Instagram Filter for Your Photo

Hardware, Photography

Nikon 18-300mm: testing the longest ever superzoom for street photography

It’s the longest superzoom lens ever, but what’s the brand new Nikon 18-300mm superzoom actually like to use? Our friends at N-Photo just got their hands on a sample have taken it out for an hour’s street photography to find out. The most obvious thing is the size and weight compared to the existing 18-200mm. The new… Continue reading Nikon 18-300mm: testing the longest ever superzoom for street photography

Computer, Hardware, Mobile Phones, Music, News, Photography, Technology

Holographic Memory in your pocket

Soon you could be able to store more mp3s and podcasts in your pocket than you'll ever have time to listen to. Fujifilm is working on a terabyte (1000 gigabyte) holographic memory, which it expects to launch in 2009. The terabyte holo-memory drive would be no bigger than a sugar cube and could access data… Continue reading Holographic Memory in your pocket

Hardware, Photography, Technology

Canon EOS 30D is out

The successor of the 20D is out, all revved up. Changes in the 30D include: # A new 2.5-inch, 230,000 pixel rear LCD monitor with wide viewing angle# Canon's more flexible Picture Style menu, which replaces the Parameters menu of the 20D# Sharpening of in-camera JPEGs can be turned off, which is a first for… Continue reading Canon EOS 30D is out

Hardware, Photography, Technology

Olympus E-330 digital SLR – First DSLR with live preview

With the new Olympus E-330, the specialist in opto-digital technology once again expands the horizons of photography. For the first time*, the comfort and flexibility of continuous live views directly on the LCD is available to digital SLR users. This ground-breaking innovation enables framing of shots without the need to look through the ocular. Users… Continue reading Olympus E-330 digital SLR – First DSLR with live preview

Internet, Photography

My Most Interesting Photos

These are my 4 most interesting photographs on Flickr: 1. Silent City Sunset, 2. Arab walking in desert, 3. Sunset Silhouette, 4. APose003 My whole photostream can be seen on Flickr.

Hardware, Internet, Photography, Technology

eStarling Wi-Fi Gmail / Flickr Enabled LCD Frame

Your Photo Frame Needs its own E-mail Address...Looking for the ultimate cool photo gadget? Then take heart young geek or geekette. ThinkGeek has the new and completely unique eStarling Wi-Fi Photo Frame ready for your hot little geek paws. "Wi-Fi Picture Frame?" you respond quizzically with great anticipation... The eStarling frame is a standalone Wi-Fi… Continue reading eStarling Wi-Fi Gmail / Flickr Enabled LCD Frame

Computer, Hardware, Mobile Phones, Music, Photography, Technology

New SD Memory Card Speed Class Ratings

Another year, another memory card specification. Though I have to admit, it certainly isn’t a bad thing that the SD Card Association (SDA) has announced that they’re finalizing specifications to expand SD card capacity beyond 2GB, to a new card called the SDHC Memory Card. The new specification is promising a minimum SD Speed Class… Continue reading New SD Memory Card Speed Class Ratings