Monthly Archives: November 2013

Fuji X-E1 vs. OM-D E-M1 (Part 2 – Traveling with the Fuji X-E1)

November 30, 2013
Fuji X-E1 vs. OM-D E-M1 (Part 2 – Traveling with the Fuji X-E1)

With travel preparations complete (aided in no small part by my wife, who is a closet travel agent), we boarded our Air Berlin flight and made our way to Vienna. The netbook that I mentioned in the previous installment was not placed in my camera bag, but travelled in another carry-on bag. Putting that...
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bublcam Raises $100,000 in 12 Hours

November 27, 2013
bublcam Raises $100,000 in 12 Hours

Kickstarter project bublcam launched last week and met it’s funding goal in 12 hours. The Canadian company seeks to produce an easy-to-use panoramic camera system that can take stills and video in 360 degrees. The project this week passed it’s $250k stretch goal and will also support exporting panoramic jpg files. It is currently within spitting...
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Fuji X-E1 vs. OM-D E-M1 (Part 1 – Fuji Trip Prep)

November 25, 2013
Fuji X-E1 vs. OM-D E-M1 (Part 1 – Fuji Trip Prep)

This article began back in May 2013 as I was taking notes of my experiences with the Fuji X-E1. My family was planning a three week trip to Europe to celebrate my daughter’s quince (she wisely chose to travel instead of having a blow-out party) and I thought this would be an excellent test...
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Plustek USA Announces New OpticFilm 120 Scanner Is Now In Stock at Retailers

November 12, 2013
Plustek USA Announces New OpticFilm 120 Scanner Is Now In Stock at Retailers

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. (November 11, 2013) – Plustek Technology Inc. (www.plustek.com/usa), a manufacturer of imaging and security devices, announced today its new OpticFilm 120 film scanner has shipped to retailers and is now in-stock and readily available for purchase by consumers. The OpticFilm 120 delivers professional-quality images from 35mm filmstrips, slides, and 120/220...
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NEW SDXC AND SDHC MEMORY CARDS SUPPORT 4K2K VIDEO

November 6, 2013
NEW SDXC AND SDHC MEMORY CARDS SUPPORT 4K2K VIDEO

SAN RAMON, Calif. – November 6, 2013 – The SD Association today announced a new high-performance option and symbol specifically designed to support a wide array of 4K2K television and video products. A new Ultra High Speed (UHS) Speed Class 3 (U3) symbol will indicate products capable of recording 4K2K video and will operate...
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