I am going to write the news on this camera and share the specs. I am also going to share my opinion on this type of camera. This is “skating where the puck is going to be” for the digital camera industry.
I recently bought the Radian from Kickstarter and while browsing Photojojo I found something similar for a smaller camera or phone. The Camalapse is a device that is made for smaller point and shoot cameras as well as mobile phones.
Camera guru Philip Bloom has gotten his hands on a Canon 1D X and used it to shoot parts of a music video. His verdict? "Is it worth the extra money? Yes and no. As a stills camera, it is second to none.
I don't care how much of a video nut you are, everyone can agree that the best camera is the one you have. So if all you have is your smartphone, you'd be smart to keep the Woxom Slingshot within arms reach.
Geneva Overholser, director of the School of Journalism at the USC Annenberg School for Communication, has added her thoughtful voice to the “rebooting” journalism education discussion with an Online Journalism Review column.