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DxOMark recognizes Huawei Mate 30 Pro Super Sensing Cine Camera
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DxOMark recognizes Huawei Mate 30 Pro Super Sensing Cine Camera

“With an overall DxOMark camera score of 121, the Huawei Mate 30 Pro is the new number one in our smartphone camera ranking. The new record is largely due to a phenomenal photo score of 131, a full five points ahead of the previous leader,”  DxOMark commenting on the Huawei Mate 30 Pro Super Sensing Cine Camera The Mate 30 Pro’s Super Sensing Cine Camera received an overall score of 121, four points higher than the second-highest score of 117, as well as the highest photo score of 131. Both accolades, received on the 27 September 2019 from DxOMark for the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro’s industry-leading camera system, recognize the HUAWEI Mate 30 Pro as the new king of smartphone photography, raising the bar for competitors. DxOMark, the photographic ranking system which thoroughly evalu...
Samsung NX1 wins 10th TIPA award
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Samsung NX1 wins 10th TIPA award

Samsung seems to on a roll when it come to being awarded for innovation in their various products especially photo and imaging technology like eighty (80) Innovation Awards won by Samsung at CES 2015 as reported in Samsung's win record CES 2015 Innovation Awards. Saturday April 9th 2015 proved to be the case, as on that day, Samsung was awarded Best Compact System Camera (CSC) Professional for the Samsung NX1 by TIPA (Technical Image Press Association). This is the 10th time that Samsung has been bestowed with this prestigious honour from TIPA, seen as the most coveted photo and imaging awards worldwide. TIPA editors annually vote for the best photo and imaging products based on the following criteria: Innovation Design/ergonomics Ease-of-use Price/performance ratio T...
Samsung Camera Partners with the Usain Bolt Foundation to host a three day Photographic workshop in Jamaica
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Samsung Camera Partners with the Usain Bolt Foundation to host a three day Photographic workshop in Jamaica

The Usain Bolt Foundation has partnered with triple double Olympic Champion and world record holder Usain Bolt’s newest sponsor Samsung Camera to host a three day Photographic workshop for 25 students (ages 13-17) from throughout the island of Jamaica. The workshop will take place from May 9-11 in various locations in Kingston giving aspiring photographers the opportunity to meet and interact with professionals who can guide them.
Nikon announces D800 and D800E HD-SLR
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Nikon announces D800 and D800E HD-SLR

Today, imaging leader Nikon Inc. announced the highly anticipated D800 HD-SLR, engineered to provide extreme resolution, astounding image quality and valuable video features optimized for professional still and multimedia photographers and videographers.  A camera with an unmatched balance of accuracy, functionality and image quality, the Nikon D800 realizes innovations such as a high resolution 36.3-megapixel FX-format CMOS sensor, a 91,000-pixel RGB Matrix Metering System, Advanced Scene Recognition System and many other intuitive features designed to create the preeminent device for the most demanding photo and video applications. Whether shooting high fashion, weddings or multimedia content, Nikon’s highest resolution sensor to date, a groundbreaking new 36.3-megapixel (7360 x 4912 ...
Kodak Zi8 – a cheap little video recording powerhouse
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Kodak Zi8 – a cheap little video recording powerhouse

A year ago I became interested in acquiring a small, affordable HD video recorder. After some research and feedback from friends I decided to go with the Kodak Zi8. It cost less than $100 at the time I bought it and could record HD video up to 1080p and 720p video at 60 frames per second for those times when I needed to record fast moving objects. Over the past year I have really gotten used to the Zi8 in a variety of situations from recording video while hiking the Blue Mountains to regular video recording for Youtube and most recently while traveling in Japan. The Zi8 has never failed me and although it may be a little outdated and under-powered now compared to current generation of pocket HD cams it was worth th purchase. I see myself using this cam for at least another year and I am...
Carl Zeiss to now make Micro Four Thirds compatible lenses
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Carl Zeiss to now make Micro Four Thirds compatible lenses

Announced jointly by Olympus Imaging Corp. (President : Masaharu Okubo) and Panasonic Corporation in 2008, the Micro Four Thirds System standard has rapidly grown in popularity. Now, support for the standard is expanding with the decision of Carl Zeiss AG to join the Micro Four Thirds System standard, and the company is releasing lenses compliant with the standard. For more than 160 years, the lenses of Carl Zeiss AG have been defining the state-of-the-art in optical technology. Now, as Carl Zeiss AG joins the Micro Four Thirds System group, ZEISS HD Video lenses will be available to users of Micro Four Thirds cameras, contributing to a vastly expanded product line and enhancing the joys of digital imaging with the Micro Four Thirds System. As the originator of the Four Thirds System a...