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Zeiss offering €12,000 in lenses and €3,000 trip in annual photo contest

“,”slides”:null,”currentSlideIndex”:-1,”slideshowWidth”:590,”slideshowHeight”:442,”disableImageZoomInSlideshow”:false,”fullContent”:”TODO”}); }); Photo by the 2017 winner, Kevin Faingnaert German optics manufacturer Zeiss has opened its annual photography competition for entries, and this year it will be offering lenses to the value of €12,000 for the best collection of images. The winning photographer will also get €3,000 to spend on ...

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PowerRay: A Fish-Seeking Underwater Drone for Photo and Video

It seems like drone manufacturers aren’t going to run out of innovations anytime soon. PowerVision has just created the PowerRay, an underwater drone that will take photos, video, and detect fish. PowerRay is capable of calculating the depth of fish too, as well as the underwater temperature and landscape. The drone weighs around ...

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New Samsung image sensors use dual pixel for fast AF and fake bokeh

“,”slides”:null,”currentSlideIndex”:-1,”slideshowWidth”:590,”slideshowHeight”:442,”disableImageZoomInSlideshow”:false,”fullContent”:”TODO”}); }); Samsung Electronics has launched a couple of new image sensor—both intended for use in mobile devices—under its ISOCELL sensor brand—the ISOCELL Fast 2L9 and the ISOCELL Slim 2×7. As the model name suggests, the ISOCELL Fast 2L9 is part of the Fast line-up, providing fast autofocus speeds, even ...

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