Archive for August, 2007

Calm…

Friday, August 31st, 2007

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Calm…, originally uploaded by shayann.

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Canon PowerShot SD800 IS/IXUS 850 IS

Friday, August 31st, 2007

Last Updated: Video Review by TigerDirect (a31 August’07)

Canon PowerShot SD800IS Digital ELPH/IXUS 850 IS is a point-and-shoot digital camera featuring 7.10 effective megapixels CCD sensor, 3.8x optical zoom (28 – 105mm equivalent), Image Stabilization, ISO of up to 1600, 30 frames per second movie mode and Digic III processor. and a 2.5- inch, 230,000-pixel, color TFT LCD screen.The camera is measuring in at 89.5 x 58.0 x 25.1mm (3.5 x 2.3 x 1.0″), weighing 150.0 g (5.2 oz), and running on Lithium Ion NB-5L rechargeable battery. The Canon PowerShot SD800IS Digital ELPH will be available early October 2006 for around US$399.99.

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Overall Rating: ★★★½☆ | Latest Price Info

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Free Software: Paint.NET 3.10

Friday, August 31st, 2007

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Olympus E-3 Rumor

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

Breaking News (16 October’07):
Olympus has announced the E-3! – Go to Olympus E-3 Reviews

Olympus has unveiled the E-3 (previously introduced as P-1) at a Korean Photoshow. Rumor has it that the long awaited Olympus E-3 will be announced as soon as October/November 2007 in the US.

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It looks like the camera will feature a pop-out LCD screen (a very handy feature for shooting photos above one’s head or down by the ground), Live view, pop-up flash, an optional battery grip, and uses the four-Thirds lens mount system.

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Inspiring Photo: Exhausted

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

“Gorgeous color, a great moment enhanced by the perfect touch of desaturation.”
Suggested by Inggrid

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exhausted, originally uploaded by Dalla*.

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Soft Colorize of Black & White Effect Tutorial

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

Learn how to add the effect that you sometimes see on black and white posters of children with that slight touch of color. Very beautiful for portraits of children or weddings

ACDSee 9 Summer Sale

Wednesday, August 29th, 2007

ACDSee is currently offering 40% off ACDSee 9 (Now US$23.99) which only available until August 30, 2007.

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FEATURES

Faster Viewing. With the new Quick View mode you get ACDSee powerful viewer pared down to the essentials, so it displays your photos with greater speed than ever before. Access all other ACDSee features from Quick View mode with one double-click.

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Inspiring Photo: Muriwai

Tuesday, August 28th, 2007

“Nice concept & beautifully executed. Love the lomo effect on this one”
Suggested by Mark

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Muriwai, originally uploaded by KiwiBirch.

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Inspiring Landscape Photo: Serenity

Monday, August 27th, 2007

“Brilliant composition and the colors are so beautiful. A perfect landscape photo. “
Suggested by Anna

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Serenity, originally uploaded by liveanoptimisticlife.

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX30

Monday, August 27th, 2007

Last update: Review & Sample Photos @ DigitalCameraReview (27 August’07)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX30 is a 7.2-megapixel point-and-shoot digital camera features 3.6x optical zoom (35mm equivalent: 28-100mm) with Image Stabilizer (MEGA O.I.S.), ISO settings ranging from 80 to 3200, and a 2.5″ Polycrystalline TFT. The camera measures 94.9 x 51.9 x 22.0 mm (3.74 x 2.04 x 0.87 in), weighs 132 g (0.29lb) and runs on Li-ion battery pack.

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Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Latest Price Info

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