With the November release of the M5, Canon is stepping up their mirrorless model offerings. The M5 is a DSLR-style design with an upgraded Dual Pixel CMOS sensor for improved autofocus speed & tracking performance. It shoots up to 7 fps & offers 5-axis image stabilization. The camera back has a large touchscreen LCD and also offers bluetooth & wi-fi for remote shooting & file transfers.
Cinebody uses the super high-quality 4K video that your iPhone 6 or 6S shoots but gives you a more simple & ergonomic way to capture cinematic video. Your phone snaps into the body, and uses an App for manual control of aperture, frame rate & exposure. Just push the trigger to start filming & press again to stop. Audio is recorded through your camera microphone.
High-end camera maker Hasselblad has teamed up with Lenovo to create True Zoom, a high-quality camera that attaches to the Moto Z phone magnetically. It is completely separate from the phone’s camera, offering 10X optical zoom, a 25-250mm lens and a 12MP sensor. It shoots in RAW & JPEG formats as well as 1080p video.
This could be the GoPro killer. Garmin’s VIRB Ultra 30 offers the convenience of voice-control for hands-free function & boasts 4k recording up to 30 fps with tri-axis image stabilization. It can also livestream to YouTube. Pretty sure your Hero can’t do that.
Staaker is an auto-follow AI drone that makes it easier than ever to film aerial video. Offering 5 different self-flying modes, it can capture epic surf shots, biking footage, overhead cityscapes and whatever else you dream up. It tracks an all-weather sensor you wear like a watch while recording footage onto GoPro Hero 3, 3+, and 4 cameras.
DJI & Hasselblad have just unveiled the aerial photo package that the pros have been waiting for. DJI’s most advanced drone, the M600 is outfitted with a custom Ronin MX gimbal system & uses Hasselblad’s industry leading A5D aerial camera; this is a powerful professional system that will deliver game-changing results for aerial photographers, surveyors, & mappers.
The iPhone compatible Insta360 Nano is the world’s smallest 360º spherical camera. It captures 3040×1520 images and 3040×1520 @30fps max video & stores up to 64GB of content on MicroSD. Your VR footage is also shareable via livestream on facebook & YouTube.
The weather-proof Nest Outdoor Camera provides around-the-clock security for your home or business. It records everything & saves 30 days worth of footage in cloud storage. If anything happens, you get an alert on your phone. Audio capability also allows you to listen & even talk back for communicating on things like deliveries, dogsitters, & drop-offs.
Like a handheld Hubble, the Tiny1 is an astronomy camera powerful enough to capture deep space images but small enough to fit in your pocket. This little powerhouse packs 2.5K UHD resolution to produce 2688 x 1520 still images and video in a range of frame rates. Built-in star map software lets you know what you’re looking at & bluetooth+wi-fi connectivity let you share it all.
The forthcoming Typhoon H drone utilizes Intel RealSense Technology to control autonomous flight. This firmware uses 3D mapping & enables the drone to automatically navigate around obstacles. Downward facing sensors assist in stabilization as well as aiding accurate, low-level flying where GPS reception is poor. It comes equipped with an Intel R200 Camera offering 4K UHD video with a 30fps frame rate, HD 1080p video at 120fps and 12.4 Megapixel still images.