More resolution in a smaller, more compact arrangement? Jip the new GoPro HD HERO3($199+) is 30% smaller and 25% lighter than its old man, the Hero2. But that’s not whats getting us excited…. No, the fact that its now Wi-Fi and App Compatible is the big winner, with three different types namely Black, Silver, and White with each edition carrying different specs, the new GoPro uses a new flatter lens design, a mini-USB port for syncing and charging, and will use micro SD cards as opposed to the regular SD cards used in previous versions
ZEAL iON HD Camera Goggle
If you the type who likes to do extreme sports, and by that I mean using your hands to coordinate your body in some form or another, then a hand held camera just wont work, why not wear it instead? The ZEAL iON HD Camera Goggle($400) works just like any normal goggles, but with the bonus extra of having a eight-megapixel sensor and a 170-degree wide angle lens that shoots full 1080p video or full-quality stills directly from your point of view.
With a wide array of goodies that includes a waterproof case, built-in GPS for up to date speed, elevation, and distance tracking, full 1080p video recording and slow-motion recording of up to 120 fps in 480p, the Contour+2 Camera ($400) really makes for a strong competitor, now all you have to do is get out there and start filming the next big thing.
The Sony Action Cam
Just like the GoPro, the Sony Action Cam($200) has all the features that make both of these camera’s exceptionally amazing, like the Exmor R BSI CMOS 16-megapixel sensor, Bionz processor unit, 1080p high definition at 30 frames per second, as well as 720 at an impressive 120fps for those epic slow-motion shots, but what the what makes the Sony Action Cam stand out, is the fact that it comes with increased storage options, microSD or Sony Memory Stick compatible, along with a Micro-HDMI output so you can take the footage straight to your television
The JVC ADIXXION Camcorder
With the world of action camera’s, without even a hint of competition the little goPro has completely taken the world by surprise, and it seems that larger brands have came up with worthy adversary, enter the JVC ADIXXION Camcorder($350+), it includes built-in WiFi, a 1.5-inch LCD monitor, image stabilizer, HD video, five megapixel stills, and 5x digital zoom. It’s also waterproof up to five meters, shockproof to withstand a fall from two meters, dust proof and freeze-proof, all without the need for separate housing. The entire device is pocket-sized and weighs just a quarter pound.
Introducing the world’s first binoculars to capture Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution video in 2D or 3D, the Sony DEV-5($1999.99) are perfect for birdwatching, sporting events and close-ups of wildlife, they offer continual autofocus while zooming, you can zero in for the close up without losing track of faraway subjects and they offer a maximum resolution of 7.1 megapixels in a 4:3 ratio, or 5.3 megapixels in a 16:9 ratio. The battery is said to last upwards of 3 hours when shooting in 2D.
Hasselblad H4D-40 Ferrari Edition
Hasselblad has announced a 100-unit limited edition of its H4D-40($28,000) medium format camera in stainless steel. The company has also said the H4D Ferrari limited edition comes with the company’s 80mm lens, a special case and the Phocus image editing software.
Canon VIXIA HF G10 Full HD Camcorder
Looking to capture those rare moments, but aren’t sure which camera to buy? Introducing the new Canon VIXIA HF G10 Full HD Camcorder($1,500) with 32GB internal storage and a boat load of features that surpasses any of its competition that runs in the same league. The VIXIA comes standard with a genuine Canon 10x HD video lens with 8-blade Iris and manual focus ring and a HD CMOS pro image sensor that rivals the best. This is a camcorder not to be missed.
Smiley The Hidden Camera
innocently looking like an iconic smiley face, this little guy will win your trust and catch the true you all in HD quality straight to an SD card hidden behind, o yes folks Smiley The Hidden Camera($43.49) is the perfect spying cam to finally find that one we shall not name.
CineSkate Camera Stand
For those photographers, armature movie makes or just plain camera freaks, this one is for you. I’m sure you all know how important it is to have the angle and stability just right for that perfect pic/clip. With the CineSkate Camera Stan($200.00) or must I say awesome skateboard stand you will have the perfect stability , smooth movement and a finally that result you so desperately search for.