Posts in Category: Web Highlights

New Canon Announcements

Canon EOS 7D

Canon 7D

Canon EOS 7D is a new product, a high-end camera with APS-C sensor.
7D borrows some of the features of the 5D Mark2, such as Full HD (1920 x 1080) Video and wide ISO Range of 50 – 128,000 and in addition it introduces new features:

  • A new 19 points Auto-Focus system!
  • A new Canon iFCL Metering System (Intelligent Focus, Color, Luminance)
  • 8 Frames per Second (vs. 3.8 FPS in 5D Mark 2)
  • Built-in SpeedLite transmitter to remote control multiple off-camera flashes – The built in transmitter removes from the need for ST-E2.

Canon 7D release also introduce a new wireless file transmitter.

EF 100mm f/2.8L Macro IS USM lens

Canon EF 100mm Macro

The new canon 100m Macro introduces a new Hybrid IS mechanism which should be more effective to camera shake in close-ups.

Canon also exposed new AF-S lenses: EF-S 15-85mm f/3.5-5.6 IS USM & EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 IS lenses.

Canon G11

Canon G11

In case you missed the announcement few weeks ago, Canon introduced a new model to the G series called G11.

G11 lowers the Mbit count from 14Mbit of the G10 to a 10Mbit sensor but with an improved handling of high ISO.

In addition, G11 is release with a new 2.8″ vari-angle LCD (instead of the static 3.0″ in G10).

Office 2010: The Movie

A very nice & over-dramatic office 2010 promo:

Originally found through:

Slow Motion Video

I’m surprising myself but it seems like that I watch videos on the net more frequently than I thought I do (if you follow my web recommendations you understand what I mean J).

Checkout this slow motion video:

Site Updates & Web Highlights

I recently listed this site to two photoblogs lists. If you like this site, I would appreciate if you can vote:

Here’s an old Steve Jobs speech from Stanford Commencement 2005. I recently saw it and it’s definitely worth listening to:

I originally reached the video through a post on Eitan Burcat blog.

Web Highlight – South Park Recession

The first 3 minutes were just presented in Com.Vention 2009 (Hebrew). a must see:

Web Highlights

Hi everybody, I would like to use this opportunity to share some material which is not directly related to photography but I thought worth sharing (jump to the bottom for the photography links).

The following video shows the history of marketing. It’s kinda sums-up the marketing evolution from the 1940’s until today in 3 and a half minutes (I found it through a post in On Product Mangement blog).

If you haven’t heard of Apple new Wheel product, you must see this:

Someone on twitter recommended an interview of Julia Roberts @ The Late Show with David Letterman. I found it quite funny:

Going back to photography:

Photography Web Recommendations

Some interesting photography related links from across the web (the two funny links at the bottom are a must see).

Interesting Photography Links:

Funny stuff (you must see both!):