The rise and fall of Kodak: a short study

The rise and fall of Kodak: a short study

Technology
We all know about Kodak. We’ve all used a Kodak camera at one point or another in time. But what few of us realize is that this once profitable and thriving company is now barely struggling to stay afloat. This may come as no surprise for most of us, as there have been no recent sightings of Kodak products in stores, professional magazines or simply in client’s requests. The truth of the matter is that nobody is using this historical brand any more, thus leading the company to stop production altogether. Being in the situation to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the first quarter of 2012, the Kodak group and entire trademark was slowly but surely heading down. At the end of 2013, its managers successfully achieved the unbelievable…
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Zoom-in on Nikon Coolpix P520

Zoom-in on Nikon Coolpix P520

Gadgets
So we have this new camera from Nikon’s Coolpix series that will be launched at the end of February: the Nikon Coolpix P520. The first obvious thing when going through this model’s specs is the ginormous 42X zoom. This is going to be a must-have for every paparazzo out there. I mean you can mount this camera on a sniper rifle to get a nice and clean photo shot of the headshot. The Vibrant Reduction technology comes to support the zooming capabilities in order to get clear distance pics and it delivers 1.000mm of telephoto reach to its 18.1-mgpixel CMOS sensor. (more…)
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Samsung NX300 – 3D Camera with just one lens

Samsung NX300 – 3D Camera with just one lens

Gadgets
Samsung Electronics announced the launch of the NX300, the new flagship model in its successful NX series. The NX300 once again raises the bar for compact system cameras (CSC), delivering an outstanding combination of features, functionality and style for perfect shooting in every moment. Samsung also announced the new NX 45mm F1.8 2D/3D lens, the first one-lens 3D system capable of capturing both still images and full HD movies in perfect 3D quality. (more…)
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