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Zooming in on a “flying” motorbike – Samsung Galaxy K Zoom vs Nokia Lumia’s PureView

Another very short post, sharing a funny scene I saw in my hometown – a motorbike on a high statue: something nice to zoom into. Now of course, the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom has the obvious advantage here. Still, what can you expect from your Lumia 1020 and Lumia 1520? How close can you get?

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Zoom, as invented with the Nokia 808 PureView

Just a short post to demonstrate the amazing zoom capacity of the 41MP sensor as we will see in the upcoming Nokia Lumia 1020, but we of course already know from the Nokia 808 PureView. You might have read I’m working at the North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam this weekend, and I from there

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The Nokia Lumia 1020. First hands-on, unique product shots, all specs and accessories!

No, I couldn’t be in New York this evening – my bad, I was invited by Nokia but simply couldn’t make it… (something with work). But I’ve seen all three versions of the new Nokia Lumia 1020 (white, yellow and black), held them, seen the menu and even tested it (very shortly and I can’t

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Androidworld (!) Italy reviews the Nokia 808

So what if you blog for a website that is dedicated to Android, but you are in love with the Nokia 808 PureView at the same time? You compare the camera of the Nokia 808 with that of four different high-end Android smartphones. In this case the website Androidworld.it compares the Samsung Galaxy S III, LG Optimus

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It doesn’t get any closer: macro zoom at 360p

After an earlier post today (about an extremely close macro demo) I was inspired to try and do something like it with my Nokia 808 PureView. Than in a reaction on this blog a request came to make a 360p full zoom video (“pleaseee!“). So that was a second inspiration to make this video. And

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How to make Macro shots with your Nokia 808

I see quite a lot of reactions from people that appear to be wrestling to make macro shots, and it seems it would not have been a bad idea had Nokia put a small camera manual in the box as well. But it didn’t. So how do you make them? As any other simple thing

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