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Microsoft personal cloud storage SkyDrive just got updated to version 4.0 for iOS. The latest installment adds the auto backup photos from device camera roll to the Cloud in native resolution, a popular feature that has been promoted by competing solutions from Google+, Facebook, Amazon Cloud Drive and Dropbox. As your photos grow and occupy ...

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Sony is rumored to be working on a revolutionary lens/sensor attachment solution for smartphone. The device is attached magnetically to the back of smartphone including iPhone or any Android phones. The communication is done over WiFi for NFC with companion app to control the photo taking. Two models are purportedly in the plan with possible ...

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Sony just unveiled two new premium pocketable models of it RX camera line. The RX100 II ($750 MSRP) and the RX1R ($2,800 MSRP). RX100 II The RX100 II is a high-end compact camera, successor to the RX100. The new version features 1” 20.2-megapixel Exmor R backside-illuminated CMOS sensor.  ISO can go up to 25600. The ...

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This morning Facebook, the parent company of Instagram, announced that it start supporting video in addition to still square photos. Instagram is a mobile photo sharing service that has a vibrant community with more than 130 million users, 16 billion photos uploaded, 1 billion “Likes” per day. The service is known for the ease of ...

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Samsung just announced its latest smartphone offering, the Galaxy S4 Zoom, as the name indicates; the devices consists of a less capable smartphone and a 16MP camera that is equipped with a 10x optical zoom lens, a feature that is lacking on existing smartphones, which rely solely on digital zoom. Furthermore, the camera feature Optical ...

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Taking photos from the smartphone has gain popularity due to the various embellishment apps and  instantaneous sharing capability despite the subpar quality when compared to real cameras equipped with better optics Eye-Fi, the SD card with built-in WiFi just got revamped  with two models 8GB priced at $50 and 16GB priced at $80. Eye-Fi ...

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If you are serious about photography, a new free open source software that might deserve your attention. When you tether via USB your Nikon camera to a Windows laptop running DigiCamControl, you will then have full control such live view, remote triggering, direct image transfer, controlling multiple cameras simultaneously and even offers you to control ...