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Sony A7S release price proves rumor mill wrong

Sony A7S release price proves rumor mill wrong

This week Sony has made clear that they’re not about to let the leaksters and the rumor-mongers have their way, showing off the Sony A7S release and pricing information for the first time. While it should be made clear that we don’t expect Sony is reacting to the rumors going around on the Sony A7S, their pricing does put the machine in a much more favorable - and affordable - light than camera-hungry readers expected.

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Photojojo Power Purse makes phone charging fashionable

Photojojo Power Purse makes phone charging fashionable

The concept behind The Power Purse is simple. Instead of lugging around a power backpack or working with a pouch and a separate mobile charger, The Power Purse is 2-in-1. This device is not restrictive to one kind of device - just so long as it’s small enough to fit in the pouch, you can carry and charge it.

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Serious about mobile photography? So is Beastgrip

Serious about mobile photography? So is Beastgrip

Mobile devices have pretty robust cameras, but lack a lot of functionality we find with dedicated DSLR units. The flash is suspect if you want a great shot, and the various add-ons make finding the right balance hard. If you’ve wanted a way to take some of your standalone camera stuff and use it for your iPhone, Windows Phone or Android device, Beastgrip may be your best bet.

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Vhoto iPhone app sucks incredible stills from your videos

Vhoto iPhone app sucks incredible stills from your videos

A new iPhone app aims to blur the lines between photos and video, with Vhoto automagically pulling out the best stills from video clips. The app, handiwork of a former Xbox and Activision engineer among others, aims to change the way that photos are captured by using computer vision to sift through footage and yank out images with good framing, where people are smiling, or that have merit otherwise.

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