Digital Cameras

Cincinnati D3 officers to wear personal cameras as part of pilot program – WLWT Cincinnati

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The Cincinnati Police Department is introducing a pilot program where officers will use body cameras in the field to record various responses on emergency calls. Chief Jeffrey Blackwell marked 300 days in the top seat Wednesday. More About a dozen District 3 officers will start wearing the cameras on their lapels starting Monday. Watch this story The department chose District 3 because there’s a lot of activity and to gauge…

NY Official Proposes NYPD Body Cameras to Prevent Police Brutality After Eric … – Latin Post

Thursday, August 14, 2014

It has been just over three weeks since Staten Island resident Eric Garner was killed after New York Police Department officers used a chokehold when arresting him. The incident was captured on camera by a bystander.  A senior elected New York official, Public Advocate Trish James, advocated on Monday for a pilot program of police using body worn cameras because of the increased scrutiny and concern…

Alabama practice report: National TV cameras arrive as freshman LB sees first … – AL.com

Thursday, August 14, 2014

TUSCALOOSA, Alabama — It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood for Part I of Alabama’s last two-a-day of August. Really, it was nice Wednesday morning. Wearing full pads for the morning session, the Crimson Tide had a few extra visitors on the scene. Setting the scene Temperatures were right around 80 degrees in the middle of the first practice. What we saw — As mentioned above, the guests were…

15 photos every DSLR owner-turned-amateur photographer has clicked: A … – IBNLive

Thursday, August 14, 2014

It is highly improbable that you do not know any DSLR owner. You may have a couple of them on your Facebook friend list and you’ve definitely liked their photography pages too. Every DSLR owner automatically becomes an amateur photographer and photography eventually turns from a hobby to an obsession with this sophisticated camera and its expensive lenses. Anish Chakraborty, a young photographer from Kolkata, decided to go…

Could Cameras on Cops Have Prevented the St. Louis Incident? – American Spectator (blog)

Thursday, August 14, 2014

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NYC Public Advocate Calls for Faster Deployment of Police Body Cameras – Village Voice (blog)

Thursday, August 14, 2014

NYC Comptroller’s Office Interactive map created by the New York City Comptroller showing claims against police. Letitia James, New York City’s public advocate, called Monday for the NYPD to hurry up and make with the body cameras, a proposal that emerged partly out of a court decision last year on the controversial stop and frisk program. Part of the ruling in Floyd v. City of New York called for…

NYC official calls for police body cameras – USA TODAY

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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Security expert donated, installed cameras in synagogue days before fatal … – Local 10

Monday, August 11, 2014

IN NORTH MIAMI BEACH, I’M JOHN TURCHIN, LOCAL10 NEWS. JOHN, THERE ARE SEVERAL SYNAGOGUES IN THE AREA WHERE RABBI RACKSIN WAS KILLED, AND PEOPLE LIVING NEAR WAI, THEY’RE UNDERBLY WORRIED BUT ARE THOSE SYNAGOGUES TAKING ANY EXTRA SECURITY MEASURES? TODAY WE HAVE A U.N. ONE AND ONLY LOOK AT THE SECURITY SYSTEM THAT WAS JUST INSTALLED IN THE SYNAGOGUE WHERE RABBI RACK RACKS IS IN PRODUCTION WAS HEADING. THIS IS…

Should NYC Pay $32 Million To Put Body Cameras On Cops? – Gothamist

Monday, August 11, 2014

A body camera on an LAPD officer (AP) After Eric Garner’s death exposed an illegal use of a chokehold by police, Police Commissioner Bill Brattton said he would retrain the entire department. Public Advocate Letitia James believes that isn’t enough, and at a conference today in her offices she proposed a pilot program that would put body-worn cameras on 15% of the officers on patrol. According to a report released…

NASA is building the world’s first 3D-printed space cameras – Fox News

Monday, August 11, 2014

This is a view of the cubesat with 3D printed parts.NASA Goddard/Jason Budinoff NASA is already using 3d printing to make rocket engine parts, a space pizza maker and even physical photos from the Hubble Space Telescope. But by the end of September, one NASA engineer expects to complete the first space cameras made almost entirely out of 3D-printed stuff. “As far as I know, we are the first to…

New Emergency Detection Cameras In Tahoe – Capital Public Radio News

Monday, August 11, 2014

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NASA is building the world’s first 3D-printed space cameras – Fox News

Monday, August 11, 2014

This is a view of the cubesat with 3D printed parts.NASA Goddard/Jason Budinoff NASA is already using 3d printing to make rocket engine parts, a space pizza maker and even physical photos from the Hubble Space Telescope. But by the end of September, one NASA engineer expects to complete the first space cameras made almost entirely out of 3D-printed stuff. “As far as I know, we are the first to…

From Gate-Crashing to the Grammys – New York Times

Sunday, August 10, 2014

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School bus cameras can now be used to write tickets – Hilton Head Island Packet

Sunday, August 10, 2014

A new law means drivers who illegally pass a stopped school bus in South Carolina are more likely to get hit in the wallet. The law, signed in June, allows law enforcement to write traffic tickets after reviewing video captured by cameras installed on school buses. Previously, an officer had to personally witness the illegal passing to prosecute — unless injuries resulted and boosted the charge to a felony. Buses…

Readers’ Choice Awards 2014: Cameras & Camcorders – PC Magazine

Sunday, August 10, 2014

The popularity and ever-improving quality of smartphone cameras has had a significant impact on the digital camera market. Four out of five respondents to our latest PCMag Readers’ Choice Survey on digital cameras and camcorders say that they use their smartphone in addition to a dedicated camera to take pictures. Camera manufacturers aren’t ignoring the situation. Instead, they’re making sure their devices’ photographic and video capabilities exceed those of…

Readers’ Choice Awards 2014: Cameras & Camcorders – PC Magazine

Saturday, August 09, 2014

The popularity and ever-improving quality of smartphone cameras has had a significant impact on the digital camera market. Four out of five respondents to our latest PCMag Readers’ Choice Survey on digital cameras and camcorders say that they use their smartphone in addition to a dedicated camera to take pictures. Camera manufacturers aren’t ignoring the situation. Instead, they’re making sure their devices’ photographic and video capabilities exceed those of…

Norwalk Police exploring use of body cameras – Thehour.com

Saturday, August 09, 2014

The Hour Newspapers Police Beat Posted: Friday, August 8, 2014 2:45 pm | Updated: 3:32 pm, Fri Aug 8, 2014. Norwalk Police exploring use of body cameras By STEVE KOBAKHour Staff Writer The Hour Publishing Company | 2 comments NORWALK — The Norwalk Police Department is exploring the usage of body cameras that film selected interactions officers have with the public. Three of the cameras are currently in a rotation amongst…

Readers’ Choice Awards 2014: Cameras & Camcorders – PC Magazine

Saturday, August 09, 2014

The popularity and ever-improving quality of smartphone cameras has had a significant impact on the digital camera market. Four out of five respondents to our latest PCMag Readers’ Choice Survey on digital cameras and camcorders say that they use their smartphone in addition to a dedicated camera to take pictures. Camera manufacturers aren’t ignoring the situation. Instead, they’re making sure their devices’ photographic and video capabilities exceed those of…

Kids with Cameras: Diary of a Children’s Ward, ITV, review: kid’s-eye view of … – Telegraph.co.uk

Friday, August 08, 2014

I had to chuckle when half of the video footage showed the action from the waist down – it reminded me of the Disney film Lady and the Tramp, parts of which are seen from a dog’s-eye view. But in between filming themselves having fun and doing 360-degree turns in wheelchairs, there were some heartbreaking moments. None more so than those of Isaac, whose eczema had seen him hospitalised for…

Kids with Cameras: Diary of a Children’s Ward, ITV, review: kid’s-eye view of … – Telegraph.co.uk

Friday, August 08, 2014

I had to chuckle when half of the video footage showed the action from the waist down – it reminded me of the Disney film Lady and the Tramp, parts of which are seen from a dog’s-eye view. But in between filming themselves having fun and doing 360-degree turns in wheelchairs, there were some heartbreaking moments. None more so than those of Isaac, whose eczema had seen him hospitalised for…