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Sony Brings Compact Camera Sensor to Smartphone

by Milos Pavlovic

What They Say Sony announced the Xperia Pro-I smartphone which has the same sized 1″-type CMOS sensor as Sony’s RX100 VII compact camera. That’s the headline, but lens limitations mean that the used surface …

Tags:Cameras| Smartphones| sony

Gurman Likes the MacBook Pro

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman who produces the influential ‘Power On’ subscription newsletter, has summarised his view that the new MacBook Pro is a good step forward for genuinely Pro users of Apple’s …

Tags:Apple| Cameras| MiniLED| Notebooks

DJI Has an 8K Drone with LiDAR

by Bob Raikes

What They Say DJI, better known for its drones, has released a cinema 8K camera (6K version also available) that can record at 60fps and with RAW output at 3.95Gbs and up to 75Hz …

Tags:Cameras| Cinema| Wireless

DPReview TV: iPhone 13 Pro review – shot on the iPhone 13 Pro!

by Bob Raikes

What They Say We mentioned the new Apple iPhone 13 cinematic mode (Apple’s Cinematic Mode Impresses) The reivew was impressed, so we were surprised to see a comment from DPReview, our favourite digital photography …

Tags:Apple| Cameras| iPhone| Video Quality

Canon has New Viewfinder Technology To Exploit OLED

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Canon has a new viewfinder technology that it is using to exploit the higher dynamic range of OLED viewfinders. The firm has added an option on its EOS R3 to shown …

Tags:Cameras| Canon| OLEDs| Viewfinders

Canon’s new dual-fisheye EOS R lens is for creating 3D VR content

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Canon has developed a ‘dual fisheye’ lens that can shoot stereo 3D 180° video when used with its EOS R5 camera. The lens can be used with a subscription-based software utility …

Tags:360 Degree Video| 3D Content| Cameras| Canon| Stereo 3D

Apple’s Cinematic Mode Impresses

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Techcrunch had a deep dive with Apple about the new cinematic mode on the iPhone 13. The author used the technology to create a ‘home movie’ of a visit to Disneyland. …

Tags:Apple| Cameras| iPhone| Video Editing & Production

Links Week Ending 10th September 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the second part of this week. Samsung reveals plans to develop 576MP smartphone …

Tags:Acer| Android| Cameras| Desktop Monitors| MiniLED| Notebooks| OLED Materials| OLEDs| STBs| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| TCL| TVs (TV Sets)

What Is Responsible For The Surging Demand For CIS?

by Bob Raikes

What They Say An article in Semiconductor Engineering points out that the driver for big investments by TSMC in fabs in Japan and China at the 28nm node of technology (introduced in 2008 and …

Tags:Augmented Reality| Cameras| Semiconductor Industry| Virtual Reality

Samsung Boosts Sensor Resolution

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Samsung announced new image sensors, a 200 megapixel sensor (HP1) with 0.64?m pixels and a ‘Dual Pixel Pro’ device (GN5) with two photodiodes in a single 1.0?m pixel. The higher resolution …

Tags:Cameras| Samsung| Sensors

A 12K Camera for $6K? Yes, You Heard That Right

by Bob Raikes

What They Say The 8K Association reports that Blackmagic Design (BMD) has reduced the price of its 12K resolution camera from $10K to $6K. Further, the firm’s Davinci Resolve software has had a 3X …

Tags:Cameras| Super Hi-Vision (8K)