Real Hollywood filmmakers and moneyed hobbyists alike will be rushing to unload their outdated RED cameras from last year or trade them in for points toward this: RED’s newest, the Weapon ‘Vista Vision.’ This camera features a larger 35-megapixel sensor and will shoot up to 75 fps widescreen 8K recorded in RAW and scaled-down ProRes formats simultaneously.
Designed to be as good at shooting video as it is at shooting still images, Canon’s new XC10 is a true “convergence” camera. In addition to its 12MP stills & 1-inch APS-C sensor it offers 5-axis image stabilization in HD mode & ISO sensitivity up to 20,000.
The J5 is the latest addition to Nikon’s 1 System of compact, interchangeable lens cameras. It offers super-fast full-resolution shooting at up to 20FPS with full auto-focus and features a new 20.8-megapixel 1-inch CX-format CMOS sensor. It also shoots 1080/60p HD video up to 120 FPS.
Samsung’s NX500 packs the power of the brand’s bigger NX1 DSLR into a camera that will literally fit in your pocket. It boasts a mirrorless, 28 MP APS-C sensor, DRIMe V processor, & 4K video recording. The NX500 will ship mid-March in a kit that includes a 16-50mm f/3.5-5.6 power zoom lens.
It only takes a few rolls of film to realize you know nothing about photography. So now you’re ready to discard dad’s old 35mm in favor of something easier. Enter iPhone 6. And with the Moment case, you can make your new phone even better for photography. It features a shutter button, lens, and strap attachment. Another funded Kickstarter project.
You know by now that the flash in your iPhone doesn’t quite cut it. Well, here’s one that’s way better. Knog’s Expose Smart delivers 6x the brightness of your built-in iPhone flash, using 9 hi-powered LEDs that pump out up to 130 lumens & the flash’s beam angle matches up perfectly with the one on your iPhone.
The Lumix CM1 is a smartphone. One equipped with a 1-inch, 20MP sensor, similar to those found in high-end point-and-shoot cameras, plus an f/2.8 Leica lens. It also has a 4.7-inch, 1080p display, a Snapdragon processor, Android 4.4, and 2GB of RAM. Coming to America this summer.
For the creation of the A-Series, high-end, high-tech camera maker Phase One teamed up with Swiss camera maker Alpa to create a mirrorless medium format system blending classic manual controls with premium digital imaging technologies. At $47k, the big question is… new car or camera?
Maybe you really like having that GoPro jutting up off the top of your helmet like an electronic tusk. If not, the HD2 Camera Goggle from Zeal Optics is a great alternative. With its integrated camera you can still capture 1080p HD quality video of your epic airtime just without all that apparatus up on your head.
When the widest wide-angle is nowhere near enough, you need the full 360º panoramic images and video from the V.360 action camera. It goes all the way around, in 4K. And it’s the first camera of its kind to do so. It records video up to 30fps and shoots 8MP stills, plus it’s compatible with GoPro mounts, meaning you can stick it just about anywhere.