Cameras

10 camera hacks

oobject.com profiles ten fun camera hacks. The list includes a meteor shower capturing rig, a camera that creates the most redeye possible, a russian matchbox camera, a kite-flown camera, a paper SLR camera, and more. Which is my favorite. I love the irony of a paper SLR. The matchbox camera is great, but nothing new. …

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drooling over cameras

Yesterday Michael Phelps won his 10th career Olympic gold medal. That’s the most ever by an individual. Mark Spitz, Carl Lewis, Paavo Nurmi and Larissa Latynina have nine. Congrats to Michael. What a historic moment. However, I was more excited when NBC showed all the cameras in the media section before Phelps’ historic 200m butterfly …

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Nikon D90 coming?

Nikon has scheduled a press event September 3rd. Many are saying Nikon will upgrade the popular Nikon D80. I’d seriously wet my pants if the D90 has instant capture LivePreview with an articulating LCD. I’ve been waiting about 5 years for that. I might end up waiting another 5 years. Fingers crossed on September 3rd. …

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d700 is a spicy pizza

This isn’t going to be a fancy review like other ones I have done, but I sure wish it could be. That’d mean that I would have the brand spanking new Nikon D700 in my very hands. You’ll have to go to dpreview.com for a detailed review. The idea of having a 12 megapixel Nikon …

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my newest cell phone

I decided to retire my Motorola v220. It was a good phone. It’s been in my possession for about 2 1/2 years (or maybe even 3 1/2 years). It’s held up very well with minor wear. I took a fair amount of photos on it once I decided to purchase DataPilot about a year ago …

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iphone camera telescope zoom

This is wild and wacky. It’s a zoom lens that attaches to the iPhone being sold by mobile.brando.com.hk. I’m guessing that “hk” stands for Hong Kong. Clearly someone who doesn’t know English very well wrote the product description: Function: Overcome the short coming of camera cellphone that can only near-sighted, it also makes distant view …

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