Sony is about to release its quirky new cameras, the Sony Cyber-Shot QX100 Camera Lens ($500) and the Sony Cyber-Shot QX10 Camera Lens ($250). The cameras can work by themselves or with Sony, iOS and Android devices. To pair with the camera you will need the Sony PlayMemories app and a Wi-Fi or NFC connection. The camera attaches to your smartphone using a provided clamp and the phone is used as the viewfinder. You can then manage the photos you take through the app. Unless you have the Nokia 1020 these cameras will be a big improvement over your current phones camera.
If you’re thinking about getting a 3D printer, but are concerned about your modeling skills, check out the Lynx A 3D Camera ($1800). The makers call it, “the world’s first point-and-shoot 3D camera”. The camera creates 3D models of anything your point it at. Its primary uses are scene modeling, motion capture, or object modeling. […]