Monthly Archive: December 2016

Kodak introduces Ektra: a 21 MP camera with Android smart phone

This is a smart phone designed specifically for photography enthusiasts, with a 21 megapixel f/2.0 rear camera and a 13 megapixel front camera, plus 4K video. Kodak calls it a “photography first” smart phone. It even includes an actual shutter button. ?A Kodak smartphone aimed at photographers has gone on sale at a pop-up store in London. Source: Kodak Ektra...

Near Sighted VR Augmented aids the legally blind

This is a tremendously important application for those with central vision loss, potentially enabling them to see details again through augmented reality viewing: “Are you legally blind or do you have low vision? Then Near Sighted VR might be right for you!” Source: Near Sighted VR Augmented Aid 2.0 | Indiegogo Watch this video to see what this is about....

VR 360 and VR 3D are very cool

While I created QuicktimeVR 360 still images that could be viewed online, more than a decade ago, and while I was shooting 3D video many years ago, I was a bit slow to play with VR. What changed my mine was watching a VR 360 video from inside an aerobatic aircraft formation flight. Since I used to pilot light aircraft,...