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Ultra-Definition 4K resolution supported in PlayStation 4

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Ultra-Definition 4K resolution supported in PlayStation 4

. The next iteration of Sony’s PlayStation gaming and media console may support the “ultra-definition” resolution known as 4K. This according to an unnamed source, who tells BGR that the feature would figure into a larger push on Sony’s part to sell the 4K spec to the wider public. The technology isn’t yet priced to […]

75mm f1.8 Micro Four Thirds lens from Olympus

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75mm f1.8 Micro Four Thirds lens from Olympus

. Olympus has outed the M.Zuiko Digital ED 75mm f1.8 lens for its line of Micro Four Thirds cameras. The single focal-length lens boasts a 150mm-equivalent field of view, an all-metal construction, and a f1.8 aperture into a body only 2.7 inches long. Olympus sees the lens as designed for studio, stage, and portrait photography […]

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Apple working on multi-point touch focus for iOS

A recent patent award reveals plans for further improvement in iOS cameras, allowing for two or more different zones of an image to be selected for focus and other settings, with the camera selecting a compromise point automatically if there is too much difference in the selected zones. The patent application also suggests that future […]

Nikon D3200 review

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Nikon D3200 review

Entry-level releases in dSLRs seem to be slow in coming, but they’re not quite dead yet. This month, Nikon will roll out the Nikon D3200, the replacement model for two-year-old Nikon D3100. The D3200 will cost $700 as a kit with an 18-55mm stabilized lens and a lofty 24.2-megapixel sensor. The camera also sports a […]

Samsung launches QF20 camcorder

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Samsung launches QF20 camcorder

Samsung has followed up its HMX-Q10 camcorder, the first that can be held in either hand, with the equally ambidextrous HMX-QF20. The new camera, which we had a chance to sample, has more features and better performance. The QF20 sports a Schneider lens with a 20X optical zoom and has a five-megapixel, backside-illuminated CMOS sensor. […]

Canon 5D Mark III to ship March 25

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Canon 5D Mark III to ship March 25

The flagship Canon EOS 5D Mark III will be shipping at Best Buy stores and likely other retailers on March 25, Engadget learned. The date is indicated in a photo of the inventory screen at Best Buy sent in to the source and lines up with earlier reports that the camera will be out before […]

New case from iSteady Shot offers 37mm wide angle lens

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New case from iSteady Shot offers 37mm wide angle lens

Makers of the Arc hand-held stabilizer case and arm for the iPhone, iSteady Shot has now added the M-27 action camera mount to its lineup. Featuring aircraft-grade aluminum, hand grips or tripod mounts and a 37mm wide-angle lens, the M-27 is intended to give the iPhone 4 or 4S a further nudge up the scale […]

Canon SX260 HS stuffs 20X zoom

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Canon SX260 HS stuffs 20X zoom

The most performance-minded camera in Canon’s lineup for the CP+ show Tuesday was unveiled as the SX260 HS. While the model name is slightly off from leaks, it confirms talk of a leap from 14X to 20X zoom in the body. The design comes outfitted with both a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor that helps in low […]

Olympus OM-D leaks early at Amazon Japan

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Olympus OM-D leaks early at Amazon Japan

The Olympus OM-D had some of its details spoiled after Amazon Japan briefly posted a product page with photos. True to form, the Micro Four Thirds camera will be a tribute to the OM-4 with the retro look and tall box above the lens. Instead of a mirror system, though, this space would have the rumored […]

Kodak Sues Samsung Alleging Infringement Of 5 Patents

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Kodak Sues Samsung Alleging Infringement Of 5 Patents

Kodak’s been in a bit of a financial bind lately, and has been exploring various options to maximize profitability and get its balance sheet back in the black. After recently filing actions against Apple and HTC in the International Trade Commission, Kodak’s legal team now has Samsung in its sights. According to a press release, […]