Digital Cameras

Canon’s EOS system is turning 30 — here’s what it really stands for – Digital Trends

Monday, January 23, 2017

Canon’s EOS system has nearly 30 years under its belt, and the company vows to continue building upon that foundation with new imaging technology. The electronic connection between a lens and a camera body that makes everything from complete EXIF data to lens stabilization possible is now nearly three decades old. Canon’s SLR camera, the EOS cameras, lenses and accessories, turns 30 in March, with a history spanning from film…

EPD already is deploying body cameras for some of its officers – Stillwater News Press

Monday, January 23, 2017

ENID, Okla. — After more than a year of research and testing, Enid Police Department has deployed body cameras for some of its officers but has plans to outfit them all. Capt. Bryan Skaggs said the department has 13 WOLFCOM Vision and three Taser body camera system for its officers. Another three WOLFCOM Vision systems are on order. He said the department will continue to purchase…

Mount Carmel police fear removal of speed cameras will strain manpower – WJHL

Monday, January 23, 2017

MOUNT CARMEL, Tenn. (AP) – Mount Carmel’s police chief is not happy that speed enforcement cameras on a two-mile stretch of highway are going to be deactivated at the end of March when a contract expires. Police Chief Jeff Jackson tells the Kingsport Times-News that the cameras along U.S. Route 11W were successful in reducing accidents and making the section through town safer. The cameras are being removed after state…

Night shelters get CCTV cameras – The Hindu

Monday, January 23, 2017

The Delhi Urban Shelter Improvement Board (DUSIB) has installed CCTV cameras in night shelters in order to ensure safety of women and girls and also to keep a check on visitors there. The Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) chairperson Swati Maliwal along with a team of the Commission had visited several night shelters last year and had pointed out several anomalies in security measures. The Commission had issued notices to…

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief – San Francisco Chronicle

Monday, January 23, 2017

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief By Matier & Ross, San Francisco Chronicle January 23, 2017 Updated: January 23, 2017 6:00am ‘); } When William Scott takes over as San Francisco’s police chief Monday, he will be inheriting many of the problems that plagued his predecessor, Greg Suhr — and then some. For starters, the recent introduction of police body cameras means Scott could be forced…

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief – San Francisco Chronicle

Monday, January 23, 2017

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief By Matier & Ross, San Francisco Chronicle January 23, 2017 Updated: January 23, 2017 6:00am ‘); } When William Scott takes over as San Francisco’s police chief Monday, he will be inheriting many of the problems that plagued his predecessor, Greg Suhr — and then some. For starters, the recent introduction of police body cameras means Scott could be forced…

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief – San … – San Francisco Chronicle

Monday, January 23, 2017

Candid cameras could be a headache for SFPD’s new chief By Matier & Ross, San Francisco Chronicle January 23, 2017 Updated: January 23, 2017 6:00am ‘); } When William Scott takes over as San Francisco’s police chief Monday, he will be inheriting many of the problems that plagued his predecessor, Greg Suhr — and then some. For starters, the recent introduction of police body cameras means Scott could be forced…

Shooting prompts Pike County sheriff to get cameras in cruisers – Columbus Dispatch

Monday, January 23, 2017

Holly Zachariah The Columbus Dispatch @hollyzachariah WAVERLY — After a deputy sheriff shot and killed an unarmed suspect along a dark, dead-end road one night, it didn’t take long for the handwritten signs to pop up in yards across western Pike County: “Where’s the video?” they asked. “Show us the video.” Then-Deputy Sheriff Joel Jenkins shot and killed 26-year-old Robert C. Rooker after a pursuit in…

New cameras put Tucson sky hunters on top again – Arizona Daily Star

Monday, January 23, 2017

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Why It’s Still Worth Owning a Digital Camera – TIME

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Make no mistake: The cameras in today’s top-of-the-line smartphones can take some absolutely stunning images. The iPhone 7 (and particularly the 7 Plus, with its dual-lens system), the Google Pixel and the Samsung Galaxy S7, just to name a few examples, are all highly capable shooters. For evidence of that, just take a peek at our iPhone 7 test in Utah’s Zion National Park: Yet there is still only so…

EPD already is deploying body cameras for some of its officers … – Enid News & Eagle

Sunday, January 22, 2017

ENID, Okla. — After more than a year of research and testing, Enid Police Department has deployed body cameras for some of its officers but has plans to outfit them all. Capt. Bryan Skaggs said the department has 13 WOLFCOM Vision and three Taser body camera system for its officers. Another three WOLFCOM Vision systems are on order. He said the department will continue to purchase…

EPD already is deploying body cameras for some of its officers – Enid News & Eagle

Sunday, January 22, 2017

ENID, Okla. — After more than a year of research and testing, Enid Police Department has deployed body cameras for some of its officers but has plans to outfit them all. Capt. Bryan Skaggs said the department has 13 WOLFCOM Vision and three Taser body camera system for its officers. Another three WOLFCOM Vision systems are on order. He said the department will continue to purchase…

Three rechargeable security cameras fight it out to the death – CNET – CNET

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Home security smackdown: Which rechargeable camera wins? We found our favorite rechargeable security camera. Find out if it’s the Logi Circle, the Canary Flex or the Netgear Arlo Pro. by Megan Wollerton For the past few years, home security manufacturers have focused on making direct competitors to the Nest Cam Indoor. A security camera with 1080p high-definition live streaming and an approachable app interface, the Nest Cam is still our…

Huawei P10 ‘leak’ seemingly reveals curved screen, dual rear cameras – TrustedReviews

Saturday, January 21, 2017

MWC 2017 is almost upon us, and there’s a lot to look forward to, not least an expected new flagship from Chinese firm Huawei. The company is thought to be gearing up for the launch of the Huawei P10, a follow-up to last year’s impressive P9, and now it looks like we’ve got a decent idea of what the phone will look like. Three new renders have appeared in China,…

A closer look at Fujifilm’s X-T20 and X100F compact cameras – Engadget

Saturday, January 21, 2017

In the case of the X-T20, it comes with the same 24.3-megapixel APS-C sensor as the X-T2 (with faster autofocus), 4K video at up to 30fps and a 2.3-million-dot electronic viewfinder. Unlike its higher-end sibling, the X-T20 features a 3-inch touchscreen, allowing you to do things such as tap-to-focus and zoom in on your shots. The best part is that it costs way less than than the X-T2: $900 without…

Three rechargeable security cameras fight it out to the death – CNET

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Home security smackdown: Which rechargeable camera wins? We found our favorite rechargeable security camera. Find out if it’s the Logi Circle, the Canary Flex or the Netgear Arlo Pro. by Megan Wollerton For the past few years, home security manufacturers have focused on making direct competitors to the Nest Cam Indoor. A security camera with 1080p high-definition live streaming and an approachable app interface, the Nest Cam is still our…

A closer look at Fujifilm’s X-T20 and X100F compact cameras – Engadget

Saturday, January 21, 2017

In the case of the X-T20, it comes with the same 24.3-megapixel APS-C sensor as the X-T2 (with faster autofocus), 4K video at up to 30fps and a 2.3-million-dot electronic viewfinder. Unlike its higher-end sibling, the X-T20 features a 3-inch touchscreen, allowing you to do things such as tap-to-focus and zoom in on your shots. The best part is that it costs way less than than the X-T2: $900 without…

A closer look at Fujifilm’s X-T20 and X100F compact cameras – Engadget

Saturday, January 21, 2017

In the case of the X-T20, it comes with the same 24.3-megapixel APS-C sensor as the X-T2 (with faster autofocus), 4K video at up to 30fps and a 2.3-million-dot electronic viewfinder. Unlike its higher-end sibling, the X-T20 features a 3-inch touchscreen, allowing you to do things such as tap-to-focus and zoom in on your shots. The best part is that it costs way less than than the X-T2: $900 without…

Yi Dome Camera review: A cool gimmick that still needs some work – Android Police

Friday, January 20, 2017

You don’t have to look far to find a home security camera with big names like Logitech, Google, and Netgear all offering up systems for keeping an eye on things. There are also some newer players with cameras you might want to consider. For example, the Xiaomi-funded Yi Technology. This Chinese firm has released a few home cameras, but the new version of its Dome Camera stands out from the…

Adams County to allow cameras in courtrooms for coverage – fox2now.com

Friday, January 20, 2017

QUINCY, Ill. (AP) _ A western Illinois county is the latest jurisdiction to allow cameras in courtrooms as part of the media coverage of some proceedings. The Quincy Herald-Whig reports Adams County is the first of the six counties that make up the 8th Judicial Circuit where media will be allowed to film and broadcast proceedings. Circuit Court Chief Judge Diana Lagoski says the cameras offer another layer of transparency…