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2014-08-27 23:01:06

The K-S1 has advanced features that are made easy to use, and a very compact design that photographers who want to step up from smartphone photos will love. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Adorama, one of the world’s largest photography, video, imaging and electronics retailers, now has available for pre-order the newest K-mount DSLR camera from Pentax, the K-S1. This new camera and its accessories can be found online at...

2014-06-13 08:24:20

Electronic, focus-controllable liquid lens will enable high-speed auto focus in industrial cameras OTTAWA, Ontario and LYON, France, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PixeLINK®, a global provider of industrial cameras for the machine vision and microscopy markets, and Varioptic (a Business Unit of Parrot), the world leader in electrowetting liquid lens solutions, today announced production of the world's first industrial cameras to include an electronic, focus-controllable liquid lens....

2014-05-01 04:21:53

Impressive New "Action Shooter" features 79 Phase Detection AF Points, 12 fps shooting for up to 60 frames, 24.3 MP APS-C sensor and more SAN DIEGO, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Electronics' new 77 II camera delivers an impressive combination of speed, versatility and efficiency in a tough, weather-resistant design, making it a perfect choice for fast-action photography and videography. Building on the heritage of Sony's much-loved original 77 and 700 cameras, the 77 II...

Sony Builds A Camera For The Smartphone
2013-09-04 18:47:04

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online The smartphone has become the camera in everyone's pocket. It's always there, hopefully charged, and adept at snapping a quick shot. Yet many of those shots are lacking the crisp focus and detail of a DSLR or even a point-and-shoot camera. To give that higher-quality capability to smartphones, Sony developed the QX series "Lens-Style Cameras" for iOS and Android devices. "The devices are compatible with Android and iOS handsets and...

2013-01-16 23:01:56

CES 2013 Photography announcements roundup including advanced new features from the popular manufacturers: Nikon, Fujifilm, Canon, Sony, Pentax, Panasonic and Samsung. NYC, NY (PRWEB) January 16, 2013 B&H Photo InDepth is pleased to share the CES 2013 Photography Wrap-up with a slew of new photography product announcements. Canon introduced the Powershot N; the Nikon D5200, Fujifilm announces the X100S & X20; Pentax launches the stylish MX-1, and much more! Manufacturers added...

2012-12-29 05:01:50

B&H Photo Video is pleased to share with the photography community excellent reviews of this year´s breakthrough cameras, lenses and gear. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 28, 2012 B&H Photo Video Pro Audio, the world's largest camera retailer, is pleased to share with the photography community excellent reviews of this year´s breakthrough cameras, lenses and gear. With 2012 drawing to a close, let´s take a few paragraphs to mention some of the more notable cameras and...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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