Digital Cameras

Hidden cameras in University of Delaware restrooms lead to man’s arrest – CNN

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

(CNN) — University of Delaware students are being offered counseling after a doctoral student allegedly hid video cameras in restrooms around the university’s Newark campus over a two-year period. Police were alerted after a hidden camera was discovered in a women’s restroom on June 27, the university said. An investigation led to the arrest of 38-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, a doctoral student from Mexico. Mendiola-Soto has been charged with 21 counts…

Hidden cameras in University of Delaware restrooms lead to man’s arrest – CNN

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

(CNN) — University of Delaware students are being offered counseling after a doctoral student allegedly hid video cameras in restrooms around the university’s Newark campus over a two-year period. Police were alerted after a hidden camera was discovered in a women’s restroom on June 27, the university said. An investigation led to the arrest of 38-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, a doctoral student from Mexico. Mendiola-Soto has been charged with 21 counts…

Eyes On Crime: Crime Cameras Were Not Working During Recent Shooting – 10TV

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The city of Columbus approved a new $180,000 contract Monday evening for the cameras that keep neighborhoods safe, but 10TV uncovered new incidents of those safety cameras not working properly. In early July, 10 Investigates first exposed issues with these crime cameras ranging from blurry video to cameras failing to record. 10TV’s investigation has now discovered the cameras were not rolling in a neighborhood when a shooting…

Hidden cameras in University of Delaware restrooms lead to man’s arrest – CNN

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

(CNN) — University of Delaware students are being offered counseling after a doctoral student allegedly hid video cameras in restrooms around the university’s Newark campus over a two-year period. Police were alerted after a hidden camera was discovered in a women’s restroom on June 27, the university said. An investigation led to the arrest of 38-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, a doctoral student from Mexico. Mendiola-Soto has been charged with 21 counts…

Helmet cameras added to Chico Fire Department’s arsenal – Enterprise-Record

Monday, July 28, 2014

Click photo to enlarge CHICO >> The Chico Fire Department will be adding one more tool to its arsenal, but its not a hose or a ladder, and it’s smaller than the hand of a firefighter. Chico’s AAA provided the Chico Fire Department with $2,500 to purchase cameras that will be affixed to firefighters’ helmet, Chico firefighter Mike Velazquez said. The Fire Department was able to acquire close to 10…

Case Remote Lets You Wirelessly Control Your DSLR Camera From A Phone – TechCrunch

Monday, July 28, 2014

Here’s a neat idea aiming to bridge the gap between older generation technology and today’s ubiquitous touchscreen smartphones. Case Remote is a wireless remote controller for DSLR cameras which links to an Android or iOS smartphone, allowing the camera kit to be controlled via a mobile app. Why would you want to do that? It’s a hands free way of controlling the camera after you’ve positioned it where you want it to take a…

Hidden cameras in University of Delaware restrooms lead to man’s arrest – CNN

Monday, July 28, 2014

(CNN) — University of Delaware students are being offered counseling after a doctoral student allegedly hid video cameras in restrooms around the university’s Newark campus over a two-year period. Police were alerted after a hidden camera was discovered in a women’s restroom on June 27, the university said. An investigation led to the arrest of 38-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, a doctoral student from Mexico. Mendiola-Soto has been charged with 21 counts…

120 old cameras collected for under-privileged children but still short of … – The Straits Times

Monday, July 28, 2014

SINGAPORE – An ongoing collection drive of old cameras to allow disadvantaged children to own their first set of lens has received more than 120 cameras. With just slightly more than a month before the collection ends in September, organisers hope to reach the target of 200 cameras. These can be things like video cameras, digital still cameras or cameras with interchangeable lens and can be dropped off at Community…

Speed cameras placed in 3 Nassau County school zones – News 12 Long Island

Monday, July 28, 2014

comments Tweet Google Pin It Reddit Published: July 27, 2014 9:58 AM You need the latest version of the Adobe Flash Player to view the video related to this article. Download Now. Speed cameras have been placed at three Nassau County school zones. (7/27/14) …

Man arrested over hidden cameras in restrooms – WDIV Detroit

Monday, July 28, 2014

(CNN) – University of Delaware students are being offered counseling after a doctoral student allegedly hid video cameras in restrooms around the university’s Newark campus over a two-year period. Police were alerted after a hidden camera was discovered in a women’s restroom on June 27, the university said. An investigation led to the arrest of 38-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, a doctoral student from Mexico. Mendiola-Soto has been charged with 21 counts…

Helmet cameras added to Chico Fire Department’s arsenal – Enterprise-Record

Monday, July 28, 2014

Click photo to enlarge CHICO >> The Chico Fire Department will be adding one more tool to its arsenal, but its not a hose or a ladder, and it’s smaller than the hand of a firefighter. Chico’s AAA provided the Chico Fire Department with $2,500 to purchase cameras that will be affixed to firefighters’ helmet, Chico firefighter Mike Velazquez said. The Fire Department was able to acquire close to 10…

Cameras could be headed for more Illinois courtrooms – STLtoday.com

Sunday, July 27, 2014

CHICAGO  •  Half a dozen counties in a central Illinois judicial district could soon join a 2-year-old pilot program that allows cameras in select state courtroom. A request to participate should be submitted to the Illinois Supreme Court by this fall, with the high court likely to give its approval, Sangamon County Circuit Judge John Schmidt told Springfield’s State Journal-Register. The then-chief justice of the state’s high court, Thomas Kilbride,…

Hundreds may be on film from restroom cameras – The News Journal

Sunday, July 27, 2014

Memorial Hall on the University of Delaware campus is one of several buildings where cameras were hidden in a women’s bathroom.(Photo: The News Journal) Police will not reach out to identify more than the 40 women they have confirmed altready as having been filmed in restrooms at and near the University of Delaware over a two-year period. Story: Arrest follows discovery of hidden cameras in UD restrooms While hundreds of…

Body cameras appearing on more metro officers – KSDK

Saturday, July 26, 2014

There’s a growing trend in police departments nationwide, and it’s making its way through the Midwest.

University Of Del. Grad Student Arrested For Allegedly Putting Hidden Cameras … – CBS Local

Friday, July 25, 2014

WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) – A graduate student at the University of Delaware has been arrested for allegedly putting hidden video cameras in various campus bathrooms over a two-year period. Thirty-eight-year-old Javier Mendiola-Soto, of Mexico, was charged with criminal violation of privacy for reportedly putting the cameras in several bathrooms around the University. The majority of the cameras were in women’s restrooms located at Del. Biotechnology Institute, Hugh Morris Library, Memorial…

How to get photos from your digital camera to Instagram in 3 easy steps – PCWorld (blog)

Friday, July 25, 2014

Instagram may be designed for smartphones, but you’ve probably noticed that the best photos have a distinctly non-camera-phone vibe to them. Savvy Instagrammers post high-quality DSLR or point-and-shoot photos instead. You can create a high-quality Instagram feed, too, with a little help from Dropbox and your iOS or Android device. Step One: Transfer and pre-process your images The goal is to get the photo off your camera and onto a phone or…

No Cameras Allowed: Is it Real or Fake? – PetaPixel

Friday, July 25, 2014

‘No Cameras Allowed’ is an upcoming film that shows the journey of a guy named Marcus Haney who got into Coachella festival with a faked press pass and got exclusive film footage of famous bands. After that, he got invited by bands like ‘Mumford and Sons’ to join them on tour. The film has gotten quite a bit of hype in the online photo world, but is No Cameras…

Body cameras coming for Columbia, Mo., police – STLtoday.com

Friday, July 25, 2014

COLUMBIA, Mo.  •  The Columbia Police Department plans to outfit all of its uniformed officers with body cameras. Assistant Chief John Gordon announced Thursday that the department has purchased 102 body cameras for its officers. He says the cameras will help reduce assaults on officers, provide evidence in court cases and increase transparency with the public. Gordon says the cameras plus hardware, installation and licenses for an online storage site…

Action News Investigates: City using hidden cameras to catch illegal dumpers – WTAE Pittsburgh

Friday, July 25, 2014

It’s gross, unhealthy and makes your neighborhood stink. We’re talking about the 400 identified illegal dump sites in the city of Pittsburgh. Now the city is using hidden cameras to catch violators and fines could cost up to $5,000. VIDEO: Watch Bofta Yimam’s report Pittsburgh’s Anti-Litter Coordinator Melissa Rosenfeld knows how to talk trash. “So here I got beer cans, a TV,” Rosenfeld said, as she sifted through an illegal…

Prying eyes: Hidden cameras becoming more invasive – USA TODAY

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Hidden cameras have been found in restrooms and other facilities across the U.S., reflecting a nationwide problem.(Photo: The Des Moines Register) Next time you use a public restroom, take a look around. Scan any vents, towel dispensers or other fixtures, including electric outlets and light switches. Why? You just might be on camera. In recent months, hidden cameras have been found in restrooms and other facilities in at least three…