Archive for November, 2009

Cyber Monday 2009: Camera Deals

Monday, November 30th, 2009


Find hot holiday deals on digital cameras, lenses, digital frames, photo equipment, software, and more.

(more…) Mobile for Android

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Android users around the world now can use the Adobe Mobile on their phone. The application which was released on Nov. 6, 2009, is now available globally in all countries with Android Market.


The application features basic editing tools like crop and rotate, colour adjustments and a photo browser that makes it simple to maneuver through photos.


How to Take Great Sports Photos of Kids

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Professional photographer Nigel Barker shares some tips on how to even an amateur photographer can shoot sports photos like a champion.

How to take great sports photos of kids

Sigma Scholarship

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

sigma logoSigma Corporation of America’s will award $5,000 in cash and $1,000 in gear to one graduating high school senior who is pursuing a career in a photo-related field. Students pursuing higher education in industries such as photography, photojournalism, graphic arts and design, visual arts and art history are eligible to apply.


Composition in Photography: Design Elements Part II

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

This is the continuation and concluding part of my previous article that described the two design elements of composition in details:

I. Choosing the subject
II. Choosing the environment to compliment the subject

You can read the first part of the article here:

Now that you have selected a subject and complimenting background, let’s get to the “positioning” part.


Fujifilm FinePix Z35

Monday, November 23rd, 2009

Fujifilm FinePix Z35 is a 10 megapixel compact digital camera features 3x optical zoom lens (35 – 105mm on a 35mm camera), ISO 100-1600, and a 2.5-inch, Approx. 230,000 dots, TFT color LCD monitor. This curvy camera measures 89.0 (W) x 57.9 (H) x 23.9 (D) mm / 3.5 (W) x 2.3 (H) x 0.9 (D), weighs Approx. 115.0g / 4.0 oz and it’s available in five different colors

Overall Rating: ★★★★☆


Fujifilm FinePix S200EXR

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009

Last update (22 November’09):
– Review by GoodGearGuide

Fujifilm FinePix S200EXR 12 Megapixel superzoom camera features 1/1.6-inch Super CCD EXR sensor, 14.3x optical zoom lens (30.5 – 436mm on a 35mm camera), Super Intelligent Flash, Dust-free Lens with Body Integration, and a 2.7-inch High-Contrast & Wide Viewing Angle LCD. The camera measures 133.4 (W) x 93.6 (H) x 145.0 (D) mm / 5.3 (W) x 3.7 (H) x 5.7 (D) in. and weighs approx. 820g.

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


Ricoh CX2

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009

Last updated (22 November’09)
– Review & Sample Photos @ RegHardware

Ricoh CX2 is a 9 Megapixels point-and-shoot digital camera features 10.7x optical zoom (equivalent to 28-300 mm) with Image sensor shift method image stabilizer, continous shooting speeds from 5 frames/sec. to ultra-high-speed 120 frames/sec, ISO 80-1600 and a 3.0-inch Transparent LCD (approx. 920,000 dots). The camera measures 101.5 mm (W) x 58.3 mm (H) x 29.4 mm (D) and weighs approx. 185 g.

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


Sony CyberShot DSC-W220

Saturday, November 21st, 2009

Last updated (21 November’09):
– Review & Sample Photos @ CameraLabs

Sony CyberShot DSC-W220 is a 12MP point-and-shoot digital camera features 4x Optical Zoom (35mm Equivalent : 30-120mm) with Super Steady Shot Image Stabilization, Super HAD CCD image sensor, BIONZ image processor, Face Detection; Smile Shutter technology and a 2.7-inch Clear Photo LCD display (230k pixels). The camera measures 3 3/4″ x 2 1/4″ x 7/8″ (95.2mm x 56.5mm x 21.8mm) and weighs approx. 4.2 oz (118g).

Overall Rating: N/A | Latest Price Info


Photo of The Day: Wreck Backlight

Wednesday, November 18th, 2009

Wreck Backlight
Wreck Backlight by Scatwoofer