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Toshiba Release New 16-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor


Toshiba has announced a 16-megapixel BSI CMOS sensor for tablet and smartphone camera modules. This 1/2.7″-type chip has a pixel pitch of 1.12 microns, and allows 30fps recording at full resolution. Phase-Detection Auto-Focus achieves quick focusing, and makes it easier for mobile devices to capture high quality images and movies, the company says. “T4KC3” also incorporatesContinue Reading

Lensbaby Announce New Creative Mobile Kit


Lensbaby has launched the Creative Mobile Kit which consists of a mounting device and kickstand for your smartphone and two lenses, the LM-20 and LM-30. According to Lensbaby the kit is compatible with Apple’s iPhone 5 series, the iPhones 6 and 6 Plus and all Android phones running version 4.1 or newer of the Google mobile operatingContinue Reading

Olympus AIR A01 Smartphone Camera Module Officially Announced in the US


Olympus officially announced their AIR A01 smartphone camera module in the US. The announcement also includes a M.Zuiko Digital ED 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 EZ lens to go with the new Olympus AIR camera body. The AIR A01 is basically a stand-alone unit that works together with Olympus OA app. The AIR A01 consists of the same 16MP Four ThirdsContinue Reading

DxO ONE 20.2 MP 1-inch sensor Camera Announced


DxO has announced the new DxO One pocket-size camera that pairs perfectly with your iPhone, so you can take amazing photos anywhere. The 20.2-megapixel DxO ONE is a premium camera that attaches to your iPhone or iPad via the Lightning connector, turning the smartphone/tablet display into the camera’s viewfinder. The DxO ONE is a raw-capable camera moduleContinue Reading

Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 US Pricing and Availability Announced


Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 smartphone with 1-inch sensor US pricing and availability has been announced. Panasonic CM1 is currently on sale in the US to the tune of $1000 unlocked for GSM networks. It will ship with Android 4.4 KitKat, though an update to 5.0 Lollipop will be available. Panasonic CM1 smart camera or smartphone features a 20Continue Reading

Adobe Lightroom Mobile for Android Phones Now Available


Adobe has released Lightroom mobile for Android phones. Lightroom mobile is a companion app to Lightroom 5 desktop software, available as part of Adobe Creative Cloud. Lightroom mobile allows you to utilise your Android phone to review and edit your images and have the changes sync back to your lightroom catalogue at home. Lightroom mobile forContinue Reading

Asus Zenfone Zoom Smartphone with 3x Optical Zoom Now Official


Asus has unveiled an 11.95mm thin ZenFone Zoom smartphone at CES 2015 show in Las Vegas. Asus ZenFone Zoom runs Android 5.0 and features a 5.5-inch 1080p IPS screen and up to 128GB of built-in storage with a 13-megapixel imager, 3x optical zoom and optical image stabilisation. The Asus Zenfone Zoom’s rear camera features a 10-element 3x zoom lens and aContinue Reading

Magix Movie Edit Touch for Android


Magix Movie Edit Touch is a video editing app for Android-powered smartphones and tablets. The Android app allows you to instantly cut, optimize and share self-made videos anywhere. You can either make videos directly with your Android end-device or import them from an SD card. After importing, you can remove unwanted scenes, trim video clipsContinue Reading

HTC RE Digital Camera Officially Announced


HTC announces a compact and lightweight HTC RE digital camera with a periscope-like design. The HTC RE features a 1/2.33″-type 16-megapixel CMOS sensor and an f/2.8 lens with an angle of view of 146°. The little HTC RE has an unusual shape and no viewfinder, LCD screen or physical controls except for a shutter release The HTC RE can beContinue Reading

Panasonic Announces Lumix DMC-CM1 Smartphone with 1-inch Sensor


Panasonic have unveiled the LUMIX CM1 Smart Camera at Photokina 2014 event in Germany. The Panasonic Lumix DMC-CM1 smartphone boasts a 1 inch 20MP sensor, which is likely the same imaging used by other recent high-end compact cameras like Sony’s Cyber-shot RX100 III. Panasonic CM1 smart camera or smartphone features a 20 megapixel 1-inch sensor, 4KContinue Reading