The first Full HD camcorder to incorporate a 64GB Solid State Drive within, Samsung’s new flagship full-HD digital camcorder, HMX-H106 has a high-performance CMOS imaging sensor measuring 1/4.5 inches and utilizes H.264 compression, holding 12 hours of footage at Full HD resolution. SSD consumes approximately 1/8th of the power of a comparable HDD, is shock resistant, low heat and makes the camcorder lighter for the user.

The camcorders’ Schneider Kreuznach Varioplan HD lens (37mm wide-angle focal length) features a 10x optical zoom and is paired with Samsung’s new Optical Image Stabilizer. It also offer a large 2.7 inch touch-screen LCD,  has built-in strobe flash and the ability to capture 4.7 mega-pixel digital still photos too.
The HMX-H106 also has a Time Lapse recording mode, which will record a single image at an interval pre-selected by the user, either 1, 3, 5, 10, 15, or 30 seconds, and will save each image as one single movie file.

Extract from CES 2009

Flat Bulb

January 6, 2009

Flat Bulb is 1/3 smaller than ordinary incandescent bulb, reducing the cost of packaging and transport. It’s slim shape allows bulbs
to be easily stacked and prevents breakage as it does not roll.

Extract from designboom

Private commission of a Tin Man playground. Nice…

Extract from Tom Otterness