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tiny tiny tiny camera

tiny tiny tiny camera

Japan, Japan, Japan. So many awesome things never leave Japan. Include the mame-cam dx micro camera on that list. specs:1.8 x 1.1 x 0.4 inches (eeee gads!)8 megapixels (3264 x 2448p resolution)microSD/SDHC card slot USB 2.0 connectionHD-video 1280 x 960p at 30fpsvoice recorder Americans can buy it at geekstuff4u.com for the viscously marked up price […]

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Medvedev and Leica M9

It turns out that Russian President, Dimitri Medvedev, loves photography. He developed the love early in his childhood while using a junky fully manual Soviet-made camera. He wishes he could take more photos, but his busy schedule only allows him to take photos from car windows and the hotels he stays. The 3 minute mark […]

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death star week!

death star week!

I’m a couple weeks behind on my blog, so to backblog I will now feature DEATH STAR WEEK! “Yesterday’s” entry was the officially licensed Death Star cookie jar. Today’s feature is the “Death star made with recycled computer parts” photographed by ennael_ of flickr via creativecommons licensing. It’s going to be hard to top this […]

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longest tenured active baseball players

longest tenured active baseball players

Here’s the very short list of active MLB players that debuted pre-1992: Omar Vizquel (1989) age 43. Chicago White Sox.Jim Thome (1991) age 40. Minnesota Twins.Ivan Rodriguez (1991) age 39. Washington Nationals.Arthur Rhodes (1991) age 41. Texas Rangers. I think the four of them should get together and talk about how great baseball cards were […]

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25th Anniversary

Twenty-five years ago yesterday I watched an incredible Japanese anime robot movie. At least I remember it being incredible, I was ten years old. It was on right before the Chicago Bear’s victory in Super Bowl XX. I remember wanting to watch the lead-up stuff to the Super Bowl, but I saw this movie on […]

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WD Scorpio Blue 750GB 2.5" hard drive height

WD Scorpio Blue 750GB 2.5″ hard drive height

I want to know the height of the Western Digital Scorpio Blue 750GB 2.5″ SATA internal laptop hard drive. The “Product Description from the manufacturer” on Amazon.com’s product page says it’s 12.5mm. That’s the info provided directly from WD via Amazon. However, visit the product page on westerndigital.com and the height is 9.5 mm. This […]

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leading up to 5000

Here’s the ten comments leading up to and including the 5,000th comment for historical purposes (Let it be known that only spudart knew that I was approaching 5,000. I told him around comment 4,993): 4,991 (affordable calculator watch): Another great thing I’ve come to appreciate is the exactness of the time. I’ve never been quite […]

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camera with ZINK

camera with ZINK

Last week, Polaroid and Polaroid “Creative Director” Lady Gaga announced the GL30 digital camera which also prints ZINK (zero ink technology) prints. It’s a beatiful device with no price tag yet and scheduled availability in Fall 2011. Think traditional Polaroid camera, but with ZINK prints and digital photographs instead of film. However, that camera is […]

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cheapest Christmas album

Amazon is currently offering a 99 song Christmas album for $2. That’s $0.02 per song. Use the link below to get this Amazon Exclusive. UPDATE: 1/14/2011Here’s the album’s list of artists. The number following the artist(s) name is number of songs represented. Oxford St. Peter’s Choir – 18Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel – 10 […]

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affordable slow-motion camera

Looking for an affordable camera that can capture slo-motion footage? How does 1,200 frames per second work for you? Yea, that’s right. One thousand two hundred in one second. It’s the Casio EXILIM Pro EX-F1 and it retails for $1000. The catch is that the resolution at the 1,200 FPS setting is a tiny 336 […]

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