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Day: January 14, 2010

Gear

CES: The Suction Clip Can help you grab cool shots

I went to CES in search of the coolest gizmos for iPhone obsessed filmmakers…and I found plenty. But I also found something totally unexpected. A suction cup. Yes… a suction cup. Why are you looking at me like that? Stop yelling at me! No, it doesn’t need batteries. No, it doesn’t require an instruction manual. But, YES, it can help you get some mighty cool shots from your iPhone 3GS. Trust me, this thing might be one of the coolest additions to your iPhone camera rig.

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CES: SHOW WX Laser Projector for iPhone

At times, it felt like little video gnomes had snuck into CES, and stashed tiny iPhone compatible projectors all over the place! …and most of them sucked — out of focus, colors from hell and the luminance of a black hole. But then I found the Microvision Show WX, and my faith in video gnomes was restored. The Show WX boasts some decent specs:  WVGA (848×480) resolution, 120 minute battery life, and sharp images from 6 inches (or less) to 16 feet (or more).  And since it’s laser based, there’s no need for a focus knob. It’s always in focus.

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CES: Quikswipe lets filmmakers accept credit cards

For decades, filmmakers have been using their own credit cards to finance their projects. Isn’t it time you started using other people’s credit cards? Well, now you can! MacAlly has announced the Quikswipe, a credit card reader for the iPhone and iPod Touch. What’s that you say?  How is this a filmmaking tool? Watch the video, and find out!

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