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Picture it — iOS on Canon, Nikon camera hardware

And at that moment, I realized the limitations of my iPhone; the camera just ain’t what it ought to be. Why? Microsoft Photosynth is asking a question the iPhone can’t answer. But if Apple teamed up with Canon, Nikon et al, and got iOS running on their camera hardware…

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Apple Design Internet Social Media & Social Networking Software & Hardware

Skitch, the photo Social Network?

When it comes to Social Networking and more specifically micro-blogging, it’s like every seat in the house has been taken. What with Pownce, Jaiku and Twitter buying up all of the private boxes, while everyone else is left to scrounge around in cheap seats. But if a picture says a thousand words, maybe the best […]

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Design Media & Publishing Society & Culture Technology

Guerilla photojourno killed the pro?

Technology, certainly good technology enables people to do things they would or couldn’t ordinarily do.h3 A good example would be the home video recorder. These portable video cameras have been around for decades, but are only recently starting to make sense from cost point of view. However, stills cameras have been around much longer, and […]

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Communication Design Media & Publishing Society & Culture

The death of the professional photojournalist?

I don’t know the full background of the following comment, so I don’t know whether he was prescient deliberately or accidentally. What I do know is, Andy Warhol was almost right. If you’re not the one being famous, then the chances are, someone is going to make you famous. “In the future everyone will be […]