Camera

  • Nikon launches D4S, D3300 DSLR cameras in India 20-03-2014 12:25 PM

    New Delhi: Japanese camera giant Nikon Corporation today said it expects 20 per cent growth in the digital single-lens reflex (DSLR) camera segment in India in 2014-15. "We expect a very steady growth in the coming year. We would expand with another 20 per cent growth," Nikon India Managing Director...
  • Just ahead of elections, Ghaziabad authorities report shortage of video cameras 12-03-2014 06:34 PM

    The Ghaziabad district administration is facing a shortage of video cameras, said an officer on Wednesday. "To conduct peaceful elections we need about 200 video and still cameras but we possess only 80 cameras," said Richhpal Singh, ADM City." In the 2012 assembly elections, we hired cameras and paid at...
  • Sorry Ellen Degeneres, yours isn't the greatest 'selfie': A monkey stole a camera in Bali and is now busy clicking selfies 04-03-2014 11:02 AM

    During a visit to Uluwatu Temple in Bali, a man had his GoPro robbed. He was going to feed the monkeys with fruits and had the brilliant idea to shoot it with his GoPro. Suddenly, many monkeys start to approach and in a matter of second his camera was robbed....
  • Smartphone cameras catching up to high-end cameras, but unlikely to outperform them 27-02-2014 01:41 PM

    Seoul: Expect sharper, clearer selfies this year. Samsung Electronics Co. has beefed up the camera in its Galaxy S5 smartphone due for April release and added smarter camera software, following Sony and Nokia in their upgrades of handset cameras. The tweaks mean smartphone photos, ubiquitous nowadays because of social media...
  • Dashboard camera captures heartwarming compilation of images of considerate drivers helping people on the road 17-02-2014 11:58 AM

    How to be a good Samaritan on the road? Are you the type that stops the car to let a row of ducks pass? Or helps an old lady cross the road? This compilation of Russian dashboard camera clips will make your day. ...
  • Watch: A camera falls from an airplane and lands in a pig pen; we are not giving out the ending 15-02-2014 12:59 PM

    What happens when a camera falls from a sky diving airplane and lands on a property's pig pen? This camera was found eight months later and viewed. Hilarious footage, but we are not giving out the ending. ...
  • Sony in talks to supply front, rear camera sensors for 'iPhone 6': Report 12-02-2014 11:04 AM

    Bangalore: Sony Corp is in talks with Apple Inc to double its supply of camera components for a new iPhone slated to roll out as early as next year, the Nikkei reported. Sony supplies nearly all of the CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) sensors for the current iPhone 5S's rear-mounted main...
  • Oppo N1: Smartphone with a 13MP rotating camera launched in India at Rs 39,999 30-01-2014 04:10 PM

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker Oppo mobile launched its first smartphone - Oppo N1 - in India. It is claimed to be the the world's first smartphone with a rotating camera. The 13 megapixel rotating camera features a 206-degree rotation, and will lock at any angle. Having just one camera...
  • Watch: The exact moment of panic caught on camera when a plane crashes into the ocean in Hawaii 14-01-2014 11:19 AM

    A video records the panic and drama in the final moments inside a small plane when it crashed into the ocean in Hawaii. ...
  • CES 2014: Panasonic unveils wearable 4K camcorder that hooks onto your ear 07-01-2014 06:54 AM

    Las Vegas: Panasonic unveiled a product Monday that combines two big tech trends - ultra HD and wearable devices - with a portable, camera that hooks onto your ear and records in ultra-high definition 4K video. Panasonic didn't immediately name the gadget, but it resembles the company's A100 full HD...
  • Delhi: AAP releases video of alcohol being distributed by parties 03-12-2013 07:40 AM

    New Delhi: As Delhi goes to polls on Wednesday, the Aam Aadmi Party has now released a video of how in violation of the Election Commission guidelines, alcohol is being distributed in Delhi by rival parties. Pointing fingers at the Congress and BJP, Arvind Kejriwal's party has filed a complaint...
  • Smart TVs, security cameras vulnerable to attacks from cyber criminals: Report 01-12-2013 04:05 PM

    New Delhi: Besides PCs and mobile phones, internet-connected devices like smart TVs, routers and security cameras are also now vulnerable to attacks from cyber criminals, security software provider Symantec today said. With millions of devices now connecting to the Internet and in many cases, running embedded operating systems like Android,...
  • Bangalore police gives more time to banks to install CCTV and alarms 28-11-2013 02:59 PM

    Bangalore: Even as police continue to remain clueless on the whereabouts of the ATM attacker and have spread out a dragnet in Anantpur district in neighbouring Andhra Pradesh, Bangalore Police Commissioner has given some relief to banks on tight security for ATMs. Bowing to banks' demand that they need at...
  • Panasonic to launch fewer digital cameras in 2014: Report 21-11-2013 10:01 AM

    Bangalore: Japanese consumer electronics firm Panasonic Corp will launch about five compact digital cameras next year, half of this year's number, as it looks to return the business to profitability by fiscal 2014, the Nikkei reported. Panasonic has been shifting its focus to products for businesses, such as automotive systems...
  • A new camera system to predict violent behaviour 10-11-2013 05:45 PM

    London: Scientists have developed a new camera system that can help predict a person's aggressive behaviour such as kicking, pushing, hitting and throwing. The system Kintense analyses a person's body and figures out where the joints are in order to create a real-time 3D skeleton figure. An algorithm then recognises...
  • Indian sensor to sniff out methane in Mars orbit 04-11-2013 05:01 PM

    India's tryst with Mars could lead to finding methane on the Red Planet for the first time by a sensor onboard the spacecraft being launched on Tuesday from Sriharikota spaceport, 80 km northeast of Chennai. Of the five scientific instruments, the 1.3-tonne Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) will carry to the...
  • Now charge your gadgets as you move 01-11-2013 05:45 PM

    Researchers have developed a new device that turns human motion into power for electronic devices such as cell phones, cameras and tablets. The mobile generator 'Genneo' can charge a device with any type of movement so a user could purposefully shake it or just leave it in a pant pocket...
  • Dr Strangelove is the funniest film I have ever seen: Brad Pitt 05-10-2013 01:10 PM

    London: Hollywood superstar Brad Pitt says he prefers to go behind the camera rather than working in front of it. The 49-year-old actor said he likes the creativity of putting the pieces together, reported Showbiz spy. "As I get older, I am enjoying more the production side of things not...
  • Sony Xperia Z1 with 20.7MP camera launched in India at Rs 44,990 18-09-2013 02:00 PM

    New Delhi: Sony has finally launched the much-anticipated Xperia Z1 smartphone and SmartWatch 2 in India at Rs 44,990 and Rs 14,990, respectively. Alongside the Xperia Z1 launch, Sony also announced the lens-style cameras - QX10 and QX 100 - designed for mounting on smartphones and operated through the smartphone...
  • Olympus to exit from low-end compact camera market in India 15-09-2013 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Japanese imaging major, Olympus will phase out its low-end compact cameras and focus on high-end premium products to expand its base in India. The company, which sells low-end compact cameras at a price range of Rs 4,500 to Rs 32,000 in India, said in the wake of competition...
  • Sony Xperia Z1 surfaces with 5-inch full HD display, 20.7MP camera 04-09-2013 08:54 PM

    New Delhi: Sony has finally announced the launch of the much-anticipated Xperia Z1 smartphone. The phone has a 5-inch full HD display. It has Sony's G Lens with a 27mm wide angle and bright F2.0 aperture, custom made large 1/2.3-type 20.7 megapixel Exmor RS CMOS image sensor. Running Android 4.2,...
  • Canon hikes DSLR camera prices, to miss growth target for 2013 01-09-2013 02:26 PM

    New Delhi: Consumer electronics major Canon India is increasing prices of its products to offset the impact of rupee depreciation and will miss its target of clocking 25 per cent growth to touch Rs 2,350 crore sales turnover this year due to demand slowdown. While the company has already raised...
  • Mob sets 3 dozen vehicles ablaze in protest over a beef truck 31-08-2013 07:07 AM

    A mob on Friday set ablaze over three dozen vehicles and severely damaged over 40 other vehicles after a mini-truck was found parked on the Jaipur-Delhi highway at Malpura village, near Dharuhera, with an alleged cargo of a large quantity of beef. Among the charred vehicles are about 15 Haryana...
  • NASA's Mars rover Curiosity spies solar eclipse 30-08-2013 01:13 AM

    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity turned its cameras skyward to snap pictures of the planet's moon, Phobos, passing in front of the sun, images released on Thursday show. Curiosity landed on Mars in August 2012 for a two-year mission to determine if the planet most like Earth in the solar system...
  • ParaShoot: The wearable HD camera 17-08-2013 01:56 PM

    ParaShoot is a wearable HD camera that allows you to record videos and capture photos.You can use the the advanced four finger technique to capture steady shots from multiple angles. A clip mount lets you attach it to your clothes or belt.
  • Watch: Miraculous escape for 4 people from a massive mudslide in China 29-07-2013 08:58 AM

    A car with four people was almost buried underneath a massive mudslide, but fortunately the four people in it escaped miraculously and it was all caught on CCTV cameras. Two men immediately got out of the car after the mudslide and later another man also escaped. With the help of...
  • Trains passing through UP to get CCTV cameras 28-07-2013 04:52 PM

    With a view to check crime on trains, Uttar Pradesh police plans to install CCTV cameras in special trains passing through the state. "There is a proposal to install CCTV cameras in AC as well as general coaches of special trains for video recording," Director General of Police (Railway) Rizwan...
  • Nokia Lumia 1020 with 41MP camera leaked in images ahead of event 11-07-2013 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: A few images of the much-anticipated Nokia cameraphone have leaked online ahead of the press event today. If those images are believed to be true, the phone will come with a 41 megapixel camera. Unofficially dubbed Nokia Lumia 1020, the phone is likely to have a 4.5-inch AMOLED...