Archive for March, 2008

Amazon Easter Sale

Wednesday, March 19th, 2008

Looking for an amazing deal on a new digital camera, camcorder, or digital frame? Check out the latest Camera & Photo deals from

Click to check out the latest Digital Camera Easter Deals from Amazon

Photography Book Now Call For Entries

Tuesday, March 18th, 2008

The Photography.Book.Now International Salon and Symposium seeks entries for a new photography book competition celebrating self-published photography books and the photographers behind them. The grand prize award is $25,000 to finish – or start – a photography project of the winner’s choice.


World-renowned photographer and photography book expert Darius Himes will lead a panel of editors, publishers, curators, and photographers who will jury the Photography.Book.Now competition. Photographers are invited to submit their most creative, most innovative, and finest self-published photography books.


Get your Photos Published on a New Citizen Photojournalism Site

Monday, March 17th, 2008

Enter into a photography contest to win an Apple iPhone and get your photos published on a new citizen photojournalism site – Making its debut in the next 60 days, is an online news site that focuses on photography generated by mainstream media and amateur photographers.


The channels on the site and contest categories are: News, Environment (weather-related), Sports, Celebs and Far-out.


Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX33

Monday, March 17th, 2008

Last update: Review & Sample Photos by RegHardware (17 March’07)

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX33 is a 8.1-Megapixel point-and-shoot digital camera features 3.6x Optical Zoom (35mm equiv: 28-100mm) with Image Stabilizer, Intelligent Auto Technology, 28mm Wide-Angle LEICA Lens and a 2.5″ LCD screen. [Full Specs]

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


Sony CyberShot DSC-T70

Monday, March 17th, 2008

Last update: Review & Sample Photos @ DigitalCameraReview (17 March’08)

The Sony CyberShot DSC-T70 is an 8.0 megapixels point-and-shoot digital camera (announced 22 August’07) features 3x optical zoom (35mm equivalent: 38 – 114 mm), ISO 80-3200, Touch-Screen Operation, HD Output and a 3.0” Widescreen LCD. The camera measures 3 9/16″ x 2 1/4″ x 13/16″ (90 x 56.4 x 20.7 mm) and weighs 4.5 oz (128 g).

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


Olympus Stylus 790SW

Friday, March 14th, 2008

Last update: Review & Sample Photos @ Megapixel (15 March’08)

The Olympus Stylus 790SW (announced 23 August’07) is a shockproof (5ft), waterproof (10ft), freezeproof (-10C/14F) point-and-shoot digital camera features 7.1-megapixel image sensor, 3x optical zoom (38 – 114 mm equivalent in 35mm), Digital Image Stabilization, Face Detection, and a 2.5″ LCD screen. The camera measures 3.7″W x 2.4″H x 0.84″ D (93.6mm x 60.9mm x 21.3mm), weighs approx 4.8oz (136g) and comes in 5 different colors. (Full Specs)

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


Pentax Optio S10

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

Last update: Review by DevHardware (11 March’08)

The Pentax Optio S10 is a 10 Megapixel point-and-shoot digital camera features 3x optical zoom (38-114mm in 35mm film camera), ISO setting 64-3200, and a 2.5” TFT color LCD. The camera measures 3.4 x 2.1 x 0.8 inch and weighs 4.1 oz. (Full Specs)

Overall Rating: ★★★★☆ | Check Availability


Photoshop Tutorial: Advanced Skin Softening

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

The tutorial below will show you how you can softening the skin tones and lowering the contrast at the same time.


Step 1.) Press ctrl-j to make duplicates of your background layer in your Layer Pallete. Now that you have ‘layer 1 copy’ and ‘layer 1’, hide the ‘layer 1 copy’ by clicking the eye icon and change the ‘layer 1’ layer mode to Darken.


Camera Phones Video Review

Monday, March 10th, 2008

Kat compares the five camera phones: Nokia N95, LG Viewty, Sony Ericsson K850i, Samsung G800 and Apple iPhone, which one is the best?

Win a Photographic Holiday Weekend

Monday, March 10th, 2008

PicStop has teamed up with Northscape to offer a fantastic photographic holiday weekend in the beautiful British Isles. Have you ever wanted a little help with improving your photographic skills, are there aspects of photography you don’t understand or have you got questions that you just want answers to?

This superb prize is ideal for all levels of expertise whether you want to simply learn the basics, improve on your current skills and take them to the next level, or just have an informative and enjoyable weekend experience.

This photographic holiday prize includes: