Impossible Project just announced its very first camera, the I-1, which uses Polaroid 600 film.
Impossible Project is currently the only manufacturer of Polaroid 600-type film and there hasn’t been a new 600-type camera released in years.
The I-1 steps up the capabilities of what we’re accustomed to having in instant film cameras like those older Polaroids and even the current Fujifilm Instax cameras. It can be controlled by a smart device over Bluetooth connection to adjust aperture, shutter speed and flash settings. It can also be triggered remotely from the app. Notably, the I-1 includes a built-in ring flash and autofocus. [Read more…]
The Fujifilm Instax 210 is one of the few wide-format instant film cameras on the market today. I picked one up a couple months ago for around $80 with the intent of capturing some fun analog photos this summer.
And it’s been a real hit all around. Every time I break it out around friends or family, I get nothing but positive vibes. In today’s world of a bajillion Instagram photos on everyone’s phone, there’s something special about handing your friend or family a physical print that exists only as that single print. [Read more…]
LeBron James will remain in game, but looks a little worse for wear after hitting head on camera. pic.twitter.com/V5hU5ALPS6
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 12, 2015
During the second quarter of Game 4 of the NBA Finals tonight, Cleveland’s star, LeBron James, was fouled and fell head-first into the lens of a video camera as the camera man sat at the end of the court. [Read more…]
This is promo video that shows off a very cool visualization of the camera inside the 41MP Nokia Lumia 1020. Featured in the segment is Nokia’s PureView technology, Backside-illuminated CMOS sensor, 6-element lens optics, 3x zoom, ball bearings from the OIS and the PureMotion HD+ display.
I think we need more ads like this in the camera world.
Cats simply rule the Internet. It’s a sad state of affairs; however, footage like the POV footage from a camera mounted to a cat’s collar is part of the reason why. [Read more…]