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Camera Phone

Almost all cell phones today, come with a camera facility. Actually, this feature has increased the popularity of cell phones.

What makes a camera phone so attractive? Is it because it is stylish to use your cell phone like a camera or because it’s easier to shoot photos this way? Well, actually it’s both. Today, cell phones with cameras are all the rage, and no matter what kind of cell phone you buy, you must look into whether it offers a camera for versatile usability.

What are the benefits of getting a camera phone? Well for one thing, you don’t have to take a camera and a cell phone with you, when you have both functions in one device. It’s great for taking impromptu shots in your office and when you go out with people in groups. Those, whose job requires them to take photos, will find using their cell phone to be a smart way of taking photos without being so obvious.  You don’t have to remember to take your camera with you as the cell phone camera will do.  In situations when you want to photograph something that is happening in front of you to share with others, nothing can come to help like the cell phone camera.

If you want to get a camera cell phone that let’s you shoot quality photos, get one with 2 megapixels and above. Look into the kind of lens that the phone feature offers. Is it a good quality lens for example like a Carl Zeiss Lens? This is an important point for those seeking to take serious good photos with their cell phone and want to get as much good shots as possible, like they do when they use a high quality camera.

Other interesting features that will enhance cell phone usage are Xenon Flashlight, to spruce up the light when natural light settings are low and various picture settings through which you can take varied types of shots and do many different things with your camera shooting. Having a cell phone camera with many camera features makes our photo shooting experience enjoyable and lets you enjoy taking as many different types of photos as you can. Zoom options and red-eye reduction features are also highly helpful in getting the right shot and a photo that looks good.

Finally, look into easy-of-use. When you are going to use the cell phone camera function, so extensively, it is better to opt for a model in which the camera can be accessed in a  few clicks and where focusing is made easy.

If you look into the above features, you can be sure of getting yourself a cell phone with high quality camera functionality. You can, of course, find camera functions available even in lower model phones, but you won’t find the output very good. It might be just fine, if all you want to do is shoot whatever you fancy and send to friends, but not use in a serious way, as taking professionally good photographs.

The Canon EOS 40D Digital Camera

Tough, exceptional, phenomenal…those are all synonyms of Canon’s EOS 40D digital camera. This camera is perfect for the amateur photographer. It provides the photographer with high quality

The Canon EOS 40D Digital Cameraimages and great features while still being an “easy-to-use” device. Furthermore, its lightweight and “feel” are precise for most users.

A few more detailed features of the camera include its 10.1 megapixels, a large 3 inches LCD display, a long lasting battery life, a 6.5 fps (frame per second) continuous shooting ability. In addition, the LCD display comes with Canon’s innovative Live View and enhanced color views. Overall: an astonishing camera, full of features for the advanced amateur.


Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital Camera

Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital Camera

The compact SD870 packs a smooth design and neat performance in to one durable camera. This camera has 8.3 Megapixels of resolution, which is more than enough to take quality pictures. There is also a 3.8x optical zoom, to allow you to get a little closer to your subject. The Autofocus gives you a clearer picture, without having to move a finger. You can alternate the image and video resolutions of the media you shoot with ease. Video will be taken at 30 fps in AVI or Motion JPEG formats. There is no limit to the length of video you take, which means you can use your camera to take video for lengthy events. White balance is adjustable between Auto, Manual, Daylight, Cloudy, Fluorescent and Tungsten. Your taken images will be compressed in Fine, SuperFine or Normal modes.

Save your images on either a Multimedia Card, SD Card or SDHC Card. Choose from different flash functions including Flash Off, Auto Flash, Fill-in Flash, Red-eye Reduction Flash or Slow Sync. View your images from the 3 inch LCD Panel, which has a resolution of 230,000 pixels. The Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery will last you for 270 images when fully charged. Cool features include sleep timer, Built-in Microphone, Optical Image Stabilizer, Face Detection Technology and a 90 day warranty. Accessories included with your purchase are Software, USB Cable, Hand Strap, 32 MB Memory Card, Lithium Battery, Battery Charger and AV Cable. From a Gadget Addicts perspective, this very stylish camera belongs mostly in the hands of a beginner. A compact size and a wide angle lens attribute to even swifter picture taking.