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The market of digital photoequipment ignores crisis

The market of digital photoequipment ignores crisis
While on a planetka crisis marches, analysts meet in one: the market of digital cameras if not to consider reduction at Sony and Canon plants, practically did not suffer, and even opposite — shows significant growth.

So, according to the authoritative organization CIPA (Japan’s Camera & Imaging Products Association), from January till October the market grew by 36,6 % on comparison to the similar period of last year.

Shipments of cameras Continue reading

Samsung lets out a photo a frame of SPF-87H Touch of Color

Samsung lets out a photo a frame of SPF-87H Touch of Color
The company Samsung of Electronics America let out the newest photoframe of Touch of Color SPF-87H. The brand new model has thickness of only 23 mm, the 8-inch screen with permission of 800х480 pixels and level of contrast 500:1. The frame is armed with the slot under SD memory cards and the USB socket, and as in 1 Gb of the operativka.

«SPF-87H is a fine gift. Unlike other photoframework, it entices attention because of own narrow design. Introduction Continue reading

Canon lets out elegant IXUS of 980 IS and IXUS 870 IS

Eventually, in the middle of neutral coloring of these favourite chambers there was a terrible dark. And still there were manual options of endurance and a diaphragm, i-Contrast optimizing details in a shadow, and watching focusing.

Canon lets out elegant IXUS of 980 IS and IXUS 870 IS
Canon Digital IXUS 980 IS Technical IXUS properties of 980 IS:

• 1/1,7 ? CCD matrix, 14,7 Megapixels
• 2,5 ? P-Si TFT LCD display, 230 000 pixels
• Video shooting in permission directly to 640х480@30fps
• 3,7x a zoom Continue reading

HANNspree lets out a New Years photoframe

Though about New year even the whole month, thematically issued electric devices start to become heroes of news. For example, the HANNspree company began sale of a respective photoframework.

At once two models were presented. One of them has the screen in the size of 7 inches on искосок, the 2nd — 8 inches. Functionality of devices includes viewing of pictures a slideshow mode, automatic turn of pictures, support of memory cards of several formats, Continue reading

AutoCollage 2008 – an aaplet for creation of collages

Microsoft Research announced aaplet release for creation of collages — AutoCollage 2008.

Without considering good stock, ON the machine gun distinguishes faces and objects from various photos. Microsoft promises that transitions between pictures will not be visible, and any of the reduced photos will not look to a place.

AutoCollage 2008 - an aaplet for creation of collages

To have a look at abilities of an aaplet and to download the trial version it is possible here. If everything appears so Continue reading

Novelties. Nikon S610, S610c, S710 and S560

At once with release of the first small-sized chamber with the GPS COOLPIX P6000 module the Nikon company presented four more models:

  • Nikon Coolpix S560
  • Nikon Coolpix S610
  • Nikon Coolpix S610c
  • Nikon Coolpix S710

According to the producer, COOLPIX S610 and S610c chambers have the most kutsy in the world inclusion time in own class. Their permission is equal 10 Megapixels, and a range of a configuration of focal length — 4х. Thanks to connection Continue reading

AF SnakeCams — the chamber snake using watery lenses

Varioptic and Akkord Shenzhen Electronics presented the devices which are based on new development — so called watery lens. Models are called as AF SnakeCams S1300 and S2000.

AF SnakeCams — the chamber snake using watery lenses

The watery lens represents a water drop (заместо it what carrying-out liquid can be used not very well) which "slams" between 2 drops of oil. This "sandwich" is located in a cover from glass or transparent plastic. Water as it is clear, does not mix Continue reading

Skyla Memoir — Lite-On photoframe with function of scanning

Lite-On IT, the producer computer a component more recognized in the world on the optical drives, presented a product of other plan — Memoir is a digital photoframe which is let out under a new brand of Skyla and possesses the overestimated functionality, atypical for this sort of devices.

Skyla Memoir — Lite-On photoframe with function of scanning

Skyla Memoir can turn a photo into their electric analog a scanning method, under a condition, it is natural that their physical size does not surpass 10х15 Continue reading

Leica M8.2

To line of dalnomerny Leica chambers M neither it is a lot of, nor there is not enough 54 years. In their design there is no mirror, such makary, the chamber essentially less than own mirror colleagues.

Leica M8.2

Leica M8.2

The eminent German producer presented the last development — Leica M8.2. Outside of a configuration in Leica M8.2 are actually imperceptible, and here at a technological level the product differs from the previous M8 model: designers Continue reading