The Rise Of The Smartphone – Camera Manufacturers Fight On

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As we are all aware more images globally are being taken with mobile phones than cameras and this has been going on for some time. Great news for Apple – US and Samsung – South Korea, of course but it’s a major headache to Canon and Nikon as their sales decline and affect the Japanese economy.

"Smartphones are killing cameras across the globe. There is nowhere to hide, no magic country where the market is stable," said Christopher Chute, research vice president at IDC, a global market intelligence firm. "That’s been a huge problem for Japan."

Between 2013 and 2014 alone, point-and-shoot sales fell 30 percent, according to Ben Arnold, executive director and industry analyst at the NPD Group.

Here’s a link to an interesting article in cnbc today – of course it reaffirms what we already know, but it’s interesting nonetheless.

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ShutterSnitch – Updated

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ShutterSnitch is a great app allowing you to wirelessly transfer images to your iPad from your Eye-Fi card, PTP/IP enabled device or a Canon, Nikon or other file transmitter that supports uploading to an FTP server over your wireless network. This app has just been updated with WebDAV added to locations as well as the … Read moreShutterSnitch – Updated

Nikon – Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility App – New

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The Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility is used to establish two-way wireless connections between Nikon digital SLR cameras and iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices. Pictures taken with the digital SLR camera can be downloaded to the iOS device, and the camera can be controlled remotely, with the iOS device displaying the view through the camera … Read moreNikon – Wireless Mobile Adapter Utility App – New

Nikon Coolpix S800 To Have Android Inside

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According to Nikonrumors this morning, Nikon will soon announce a new Android based compact camera. The model name will be the Coolpix S800. Nikon is expected to make this announcement at Photokina later on this year. We knew it was only a matter of time until this happened, afterall the compact camera market has suffered … Read moreNikon Coolpix S800 To Have Android Inside

Our Daily App Giveaway – D3s – Min-U Guide – Worth $5.99

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Welcome once again to our Daily App Giveaway section of theappwhisperer.com. We value our readers so much we want to share our love of apps with you. That’s why we have created this new section as each day we will be giving away free apps. Today we have D3s Min-U guide apps to giveaway, each … Read moreOur Daily App Giveaway – D3s – Min-U Guide – Worth $5.99

Nikon Launches my Picturetown iPad App

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my Picturetown Pad is an iPad application that allows you to freely use the photo sharing, posting, and management features in Nikon’s my Picturetown. Not only can you share your photos with this app, but also you can easily post photos to Facebook and Twitter to enjoy many kinds of communication through your photos. The … Read moreNikon Launches my Picturetown iPad App

ShutterSnitch – iOS App – Updated

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ShutterSnitch allows you to wirelessly transfer images to your iPad from your Eye-Fi card, Canon, Nikon or other file transmitter that supports uploading to an FTP server over your wireless network. When a JPEG arrives, ShutterSnitch analyzes it and warns you if anything differs from the rules you’ve set up. This is a highly rated … Read moreShutterSnitch – iOS App – Updated

ShutterSnitch – iOS App Updated

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Definitely one of the best photography apps out there, it comes highly recommended by theappwhisperer.com – read our section here on it. ShutterSnitch allows you to wirelessly transfer images to your iPad from your Eye-Fi card, Canon, Nikon or other filetransmitter that supports uploading to an FTP server over your wireless network.
 This app is … Read moreShutterSnitch – iOS App Updated

New – iPadography App – Understanding The Nikon Speedlight

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Confused after reading the manual? You are not alone. This video tutorial simplifies the Nikon Creative Lighting System so you can take the photos you want. Your new SB Speedlight from Nikon can be the most powerful accessory in your bag! A basic understanding of the Speedlight controls is essential. This video tutorial takes you, … Read moreNew – iPadography App – Understanding The Nikon Speedlight

Our App Of The Day – PhotoMeta For iPad

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PhotoMeta 1.0, a brand new iPad app, EXIF, GPS and TIFF metadata tags of any photo are instantly available. The pinch-and-zoom map gives an extra dimension to geotagged photos. PhotoMeta goes the extra mile by supporting camera maker specific metadata (a.k.a. makernotes) for photos of the most popular camera brands, including Canon, Nikon, Olympus and … Read moreOur App Of The Day – PhotoMeta For iPad