Photography equipment, action cams, camera accessories & spy- and keycams that make you look like James Bond. Or, more specific: In this category, you’ll find gadgets that center around photography and filming – the smaller and more high-res, the better!
Gimbals für Kameras sorgen für Stabilität beim Filmen und ruckelfreie Aufnahmen. Gimbalhersteller Hohem geht einen Schritt weiter und baut einfach direkt ein kleines Gimbal in seine neue Action Cam.
With the Insta360 One X we had the feeling for the first time that the potential of 360° cameras had been fully exploited. Now, despite its name, the manufacturer is releasing an ordinary action cam that can be positioned almost anywhere due to its size.
Among the Action Cams from China the ThiEYE T5e enjoyed the insider tip status, the successor, the ThiEYE T5 Edge, could not quite live up to its reputation. With the new ThiEYE T5 Pro you get a 4K/60 fps resolution. Competition for the DJI Osmo?
Zhiyun has long since ceased to be an unknown brand and has established a reputation as a manufacturer of gimbals suitable for mobile phones and cameras. The WEEBILL LAB is now aimed at semi-professional users and heavier DSLR cameras weighing up to 3 kg.
DJI, best known as the world leader in drones, has announced a new version of the Ronin Gimbal for DSLM cameras. The Ronin-SC is much lighter than its predecessor and can be worn with one hand.
Hobby-Youtuber watch out! Craphy’s ring light could enhance your own movies and videos if you present yourself to the camera. We took a closer look at this gadget – is this what you need?
The Nightscape Dashcam from YI Technology is especially optimized for night shots. Even in poor lighting conditions, it should deliver a high-contrast and sharp image.
So-called “panoramic” or 360° cameras are getting better and better and enable shots that can also be viewed in VR (Virtual Reality). The Pilot Era, who now starts on Indiegogo, wants to be the next big hit with 8K resolution and automatic processing of the shots.
When it comes to action cams, GoPro definitely had its standing. But companies like SJCAM or Yi Technology caught up. The Yi 4K+ is the benchmark when it comes to Action Cams because it records 4K at 60 fps and has a good touchscreen display.
Alfawise works with a wide range of products; at CG we only know EKEN from budget action cams. From a kind of collaboration the EKEN Alfawise V50 Pro emerged, which is positioned more in the middle class. Do combined forces also result in a better product?
The Insta360 ONE X is an actioncam, which is supposed to stand out from other models due to two wide-angle cameras and an especially good image stabilization. Read here which features the camera has to offer.
We’ve already tested FeiyuTech’s Gimbals, among other things we’re currently still using the Vimble 2 for some recordings with our smartphone. However, the FeiyuTech G6 Plus plays in a another league, because it can also carry SLR cameras weighing up to 800g.
The iSteady Pro from Hohem is a gimbal – a stabilizing suspension – for action cams like GoPro, Yi and SJCAM. We have tested many of these cameras, and they all have in common that the image is usually shaky when you film out of your hand and walk around. No problem if you use a gimbal.
Cameras used to be much larger, but fortunately they now fit in one hand and even in a smartphone. If even handy action cams are still too big for you, you can go one step further with the X6 and get yourself a really small camera.
GearBest sent us the ThiEYE i30+, a 4K camera at a budget price of about $50, but of course it’s not quite true. What’s really inside the camera you can read in this article.
If you always wanted to own a microscope, but were intimidated by the high prices, there is now the right gadget for you. Because the Smartphone Microscope Clip turns your Smartphone Camera into a discovery tool and provides interesting insights.
SJCAM didn’t attract much attention with the last action cam model, the SJ7 Star, and therefore went down a bit last year. To achieve this, its competitor YI Technology took the spotlight with the YI 4K+. This should finally change with the SJCAM SJ8 Pro and other models of the series.
Glasses with a video function have in some cases already been banned, since Google Glass there is discussion about where glasses can be worn and where not. Not all of these glasses with recording function are the same as a spy cam – it always depends on the use of the owner. The G2 HD glasses are designed to record 1080p video and 5MP photos. Just what for voyeurs or an exciting gadget?
The camera manufacturer SJCAM has been a familiar name to us for several years, and from time to time models of the brand appear as GoPro or YI competitors. Apparently they are also concerned about our safety: With the SJCAM A10 Bodycam there is now a camera on the market that we only know from police officers or others.