Tagged: 4K camera

CES 2017: Yi Erida is fastest carbon fiber drone you can control with phone

Yi Erida drone

Yi first made waves with $100 Xiaomi Yi action camera, now Atlas Dynamics has tagged up with Yi to deliver Yi Erida drone (a new sensation). Yi Erida is developed by Atlas Dynamics and it features a YI 4K camera onboard. It is first consumer drone made from carbon fiber. Unveiled at CES 2017, Yi Erida was shown in flight for the first time. Made from lightweight carbon fiber, the drone can reach speeds of up to 75 mph (approximately 120kmph), and it can remain airborne for almost 40 minutes, Atlas Dynamics claim. Read More…

Hands-on review: Elephone EleCam 4K action camera fits right inside your budget

Review Elephone EleCam 4K Action Camera_5

So, it’s time for another hands-on review. This time, it is the Elephone EleCam 4K Action Camera that we get our hands onto, it is great for shooting all your action videos right from surfing, underwater adventures to scaling mountains on the dirt trails. This waterproof action camera has 170-degree FOV (Field Of View) which is enough to capture all your fun filled activities without missing out on things going in the peripheral vision. Much like the human eye, which has a similar FOV at 160-degree. The camera records in 4K which is great since ultra-HD has become standard shooting resolution these days.

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Nikon’s VR-ready action camera shoots 360-degrees in 4K, arrives next month

Nikon keymission 360

When we talk about action cameras, we do not include Nikon in the same breath as the GoPro or the Ricoh. To bridge this gap, back at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Nikon had unveiled the KeyMission 360 – a consumer focused 3D action camera with very scanty details. Nikon now has more to divulge. The amazing KeyMission 360, Nikon reveals, can film in 360-degrees in 4K ultra high-definition resolution. The entry level VR camera features NFC, Wi-Fi and has a completely waterproof design. It comes with a pair of 20-megapixel (1/2.3-inch) sensors and touts of features like electronic image stabilization, swappable battery and effective in-camera footage stitching option. Read More…

Equipping a drone with Moto X 2014 to shoot 4K footage [Video]

Moto X on drone for 4K video

Smartphones are getting trimmer and their cameras are becoming superior by the day. Similarly, drones are becoming every professional photographers dream device with ability to carry best of DSLRs on board. Combining major facets of a new age smartphone and a drone; Motorola in collaboration with professional drone operator Glenn McKenna took the innovative Moto X (2nd Gen) and attached it to a quadcopter to capture memories in 4K (ultra HD resolution). Shooting 4K video with phone floating high above the ground, Amazing! Read More…

Panasonic’s Lumix DMC-GH4 camera boasts of 4K video capturing ability

Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 Mirrorless Micro Four Thirds Digital Camera

As this year’s CES aptly proved, Ultra HD (4K) resolution is fast emerging as the benchmark for display and video oriented electronic devices. And interestingly, Panasonic has jumped on this high-definition bandwagon albeit with an innovative twist. The company has gone beyond the ‘conventional’ allure of televisions to unveil their unique 4K camera system. Christened as the Lumix DMC-GH4, the digital camera is envisaged as a true hybrid contrivance tailored to both photography and capturing videos. It boasts of a credible 16.05 MP Digital Live MOS sensor and an advanced quad core Venus Engine image processor. This combined ‘power-train’ is apparently capable of snapping high-quality still images with quick response time and enhanced focus control. However, the ‘piece de resistance’ relates to the device’s ability to record Ultra HD 4K 3840×2160 at 30p/24 FPS and cinematic DCI 4K 4096×2160 video at 24 FPS.

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