Photography

    Kodak Super 8 Camera at werd.com

    Kodak Super 8 Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Officially killed in 1982 when Kodak ceased production of 8mm film, that old home-movie standby of the 60s & 70s is making a comeback. Kodak has created a new Super 8 camera as an alternative to digital that taps into the current “analog renaissance” in photography & filmmaking. Big-time directors like JJ Abrams got their start on Super 8 formats & he’s calling the new Kodak, “a dream come true.”

    Leica X-U at werd.com

    Leica X-U

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Dustproof, shockproof & waterproof to 30-feet deep, Leica’s latest addition to their X family of cameras is built for adventure and extreme shooting conditions on land & sea. It’s coated in grippy. anti-slip rubber and features a 16.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor, fixed 23mm lens, & a built-in flash plus it shoots 1080p full HD video at 30 frames per second.

    netatmo Presence at werd.com

    netatmo Presence

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    The Presence camera from netatmo is an outdoor security camera with people, car, & animal detection. It sends precise, up-to-the-moment alerts about any activity in its field of view & allows remote live streaming from your property to your phone, tablet, laptop & or Apple Watch.

    Nikon KeyMission 360 at werd.com

    Nikon KeyMission 360

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    The release of the KeyMission 360 marks Nikon’s entry into the action camera market. This compact waterproof & shockproof unit shoots 360-degree video in 4K UHD. That means VR capability—with electronic image stabilization—in the palm of your hand or strapped to your helmet. Available Spring 2016.

    Movi Live Event Camera at werd.com

    Movi Live Event Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Movi is a live event camera that lets you stream and edit video as it happens. The small camera, your iPhone & the app are all you need to shoot, direct, edit & share. Features like automatic movement tracking and simple touchscreen camera controls create dramatic visual effects without the need for a big rig & complicated equipment.

    LUNA 360 Camera at werd.com

    LUNA 360 Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    LUNA is the smallest 360-degree camera in the world. The orb-shaped device features 4 shooting modes and dual 2K, 190° fish-eye lenses.  It’s also designed for easy operation: one click for a full 360º panoramic photo and two clicks for video.

    YoCam at werd.com

    YoCam

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    YoCam is the world’s smallest waterproof “life” camera; a compact alternative to GoPro, Sony’s ActionCam or DropCam & it works great as a baby monitor or dash cam. It features wi-fi, a wide 140º lens, films in 1080P, & shoots HDR stills.

    Pakpod at werd.com

    Pakpod

    Posted in Gear and Photography

    Rugged, packable, & waterproof the Pakpod tripod is designed for getting the shot in tricky conditions. The 3 legs extend & retract with the push of a button and open up to unlimited asymmetrical positions. Articulated stakes on the ends of the legs enable you stake it in or tie it down horizontal, vertical & upside down.

    Light L16 Camera at werd.com

    Light L16 Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Most pro photo cameras use one large sensor to capture a single large image. The Light L16 device uses 16 separate sensors and lens modules that each take separate images (10 each) at different focal lengths, and then combine them into a single 52 megapixel composite image. The smartphone-style design makes it a lighter, smaller alternative to carrying a big DSLR without sacrificing image quality.

    RED Raven at werd.com

    RED Raven

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    The latest 4K cinema camera from RED is their smallest yet; offering the full capabilities of the much vaunted RED Dragon in a form factor that weighs just 3.5 pounds, perfect for shooting with drones and gimbals. Like other RED cameras, the Raven is a modular design, allowing you to configure your rig to your exact shooting needs.

    Snap Flying Camera at werd.com

    Snap Flying Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    This little drone packs a ton of function into a small, lightweight package. The camera has a Sony 4K Exmor sensor on an ultralight gimbal for stable, super hi-res video & images. The drone itself uses GPS linked to your phone to automatically track you overhead as well as programmable flight options. Even the blades are protected so you don’t lose a finger.

    graava Action Camera at werd.com

    graava Action Camera

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Instead of filming everything that passes in front of the camera, like a GoPro, the graava is a smart camera that uses artificial intelligence to film only what it thinks you’d want it to film; the cool stuff. It uses 5 different sensors to determine what is interesting, dynamic, and worthy & creates an automatically edited highlight reel while also retaining the unedited clip as a backup.

    Canon ME20F-SH at werd.com

    Canon ME20F-SH

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Canon’s latest high-end camera is a serious shot in the dark. So punny: but it’s got an ISO equivalent of 4 million, so it is designed to literally, shoot in the dark. For media pros, reality TV shows, or homemade horror films, the ME20F-SH will get the shot under a moonless night sky. It features a full-frame 35mm CMOS sensor & fits all EF mount Canon lenses.

    Nokia OZO at werd.com

    Nokia OZO

    Posted in Photography and Tech

    Nokia’s entry into the world of virtual reality starts right here. The OZO is a 360º camera designed for the creation of all sorts of VR content. It features 8 synchronized global shutter cameras for capturing stereoscopic 3D video & 8 integrated microphones for full-spectrum sound. OZO will be available in the U.S. later this year.