Photography

iPhoneography 101

As the name suggests, iPhoneography is the art of capturing and editing images with an iOS device. The iPhone’s powerful camera has made taking beautiful photographs easier since users don’t have to worry about the technicalities that come with a single lens reflex camera, which has to be toggled manually. The iPhone’s camera automatically adjusts itself, which means the user can focus on other elements such as composition and lighting.

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Make memories last: properly archive your photos

Ah, file storage. The perennial problem of having to organize digital photos and making sure that they’re easily located for future reference is a dilemma that a lot of us face – and most especially by those among us who are trigger happy or just plain sentimental (and who isn’t). Then there’s the additional challenge of making sure that your files will retain their integrity well into the future. Here are a few tips for ensuring that your photos get properly archived and your priceless memories protected:

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360° HD 4K Video Camera – Centr

Don’t miss anything! This new camera records 360° video footage and is being created by former Apple engineers already being used by the military. Centr has a kickstarter campaign to raise crowd funding for their initial runs. Footage can be viewed on your tablet, smartphone, desktop, and also in real-time through their interactive player. It even supports panoramic timelapses. In 1080p it has a resolution of 6900×1080 or in 720p 4600×720. It achieves this by stitching together on the fly footage from 4 HD cameras with overlapping 120° views and f/2.0 lenses. Centr also has built-in WiFi (802.11b/g/n) support, MicroSD card slot, and has a 2hr removable battery. It captures audio as well using 3 microphones.

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