Meaningless Distractions – Rockefeller Christmas Tree

One of the unmistakable signs of a declining order is the preoccupation of its people with trivia. The fixation and endless gawking on the tawdry, on flashing lights, on the frivolous antics of a teen pop star, on the latest mobile phone, on the new Barbie doll or the Christmas Tree at the Rockefeller Center. […]

Glimpses of Cartagena

If you schmucks think Colombia only means the White Powder that gets you sky high, think again. For there’s Cartagena, the beach city on the Caribbean Sea in the northern part of the country. View from the Hilton Cartagena Hotel View outside the Cartagena de Indias Convention Center With a population of a million, the […]

DSLR Wars Intensify – Nikon Debuts D90

One day after Canon launched its new EOS 50D, Nikon introduced its new D90 digital single lens reflex camera (DSLR). Besides taking still pictures, the 12.3 megapixel D90 can also take 24fps HD movie clips with sound, first for an SLR camera. The various controls for the camera can be used for shooting HD video […]

Canon Launches New 15MP DSLR

Canon has rolled out EOS 50D, the successor to the popular EOS 40D digital single lens reflex (DSLR) camera. The new EOS 50D offers 15.1 megapixel resolution and features Canon’s new DIGIC 4 image processor. Canon EOS 50D Other highlights of the EOS 50D include:

Sony Debuts New Camera with 4GB Internal Storage

Sony has launched a new thin Cyber-shot point-and-shoot 10-megapixel DSC T700 camera with 4GB of internal memory. Internal storage is convenient if for some reason you forget to carry a memory card. Sony claims that the internal memory in the DSC T700 can store 1,000 full-resolution or 40,000 VGA-quality photos. If you want more storage, you can use […]

Canon Launches New Entry-Level DSLR

These are interesting times for folks looking to expand beyond their point-and-shoot digital cameras. Canon has just introduced a new entry-level digital single lens reflex camera (DSLR) – EOS Rebel XS. Highlights of the Canon EOS Rebel XS: * 10.1 megapixel CMOS sensor * Optical Image Stabilized kit lens. EF-S18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS zoom lens * […]