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Top 25 Photography Innovations in August

From Shipping Container Cameras to AR Video Magnets

— September 2, 2019 — Tech
The top August 2019 photography ideas include a number of experimental projects, quality-enhancing accessories and retro designs that offer an alternative to mobile photography.

While there are some incredibly advanced smartphone cameras on the market, as well as countless apps to enhance one's photographic skills, there's a renewed interest in charming, low-tech image-capturing devices. Some of the best examples of this are creations from custom Polaroid analog camera makers, the KODAK Mobile Film Scanner and the Alulu Camera, which sets itself apart as a sustainable instant camera that uses receipt paper for printing. A large-scale, fully functional camera and working darkroom was also set up in the UK out of a shipping container as part of a community-centered portrait project.
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Comfort-Focused Camera Bags
Comfort-Focused Camera Bags
Alotech's New Camera Bag Was Designed for Wildlife Photographers
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Night Camera Modes
Night Camera Modes
Samsung is Releasing Dedicated Night Photography for Its Galaxy S10
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All-in-One Cloud Photo Managers
All-in-One Cloud Photo Managers
The SanDisk ibi Stores Photos from Smartphones and More
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Mobile Long-Exposure Photography
Mobile Long-Exposure Photography
The Moment Pro Camera App Will Receive Increased iOS Support
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Dynamic Prosumer Cameras
Dynamic Prosumer Cameras
The Sony A7R IV is Outfitted with an Impressive 61MP Sensor
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Receipt Paper Film Cameras
Receipt Paper Film Cameras
The Sustainable Alulu Camera Uses Receipt Paper for Its Film
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AR Video Magnets
AR Video Magnets
+AUMENTA Magnets are Custom Fridge Magnets with Your Video Content
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Compact Prosumer Cameras
Compact Prosumer Cameras
The Canon PowerShot G7 X III and PowerShot G5 X Mark II are Speedy
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Shipping Container Cameras
Shipping Container Cameras
Photographer Brendan Barry's Container Camera is Fully Functional
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Panoramic Photography Phones
Panoramic Photography Phones
The Oppo Reno 10X Zoom Offers Impressive Camera Capabilities
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Precision Surveillance Cameras
Precision Surveillance Cameras
The Fujifilm SX800 Has a 40-Times Optical Zoom Lens
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Travel-Friendly Photography Mounts
Travel-Friendly Photography Mounts
The Peak Design Travel Tripod Has an Ultra-Compact Design Frame
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Human-Removing Photo Editing Tools
Human-Removing Photo Editing Tools
Bye Bye Camera Removes Unwanted Agents from Your Photos
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Versatile Mirrorless Camera Gimbals
Versatile Mirrorless Camera Gimbals
The DJI Ronin-SC Provides Streamlined Recording Capabilities
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Grand Canyon-Inspired Cameras
Grand Canyon-Inspired Cameras
This Custom Polaroid 600 Instant Film Camera Celebrates Nature
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Feature-Rich 4K Action Cams
Feature-Rich 4K Action Cams
The Mokacam 'Alpha3' Offers HDR, 4K Recording and More
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Travel-Friendly Camera Designs
Travel-Friendly Camera Designs
The Leica V-Lux 5 Will Feature Long-Zoom Lenses
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Mechanical Stabilization Action Cameras
Mechanical Stabilization Action Cameras
The 'STACAM' Action Camera is Ready for Adventure Travel
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Smartphone-Powered Film Digitizers
Smartphone-Powered Film Digitizers
The KODAK Mobile Film Scanner Helps Backup Old Negatives
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Photography-Oriented Bag Capsules
Photography-Oriented Bag Capsules
MDLR & Ryan Allan Debut a New, Functional Line for Photographers
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Cinema-Grade Drone Camera Lenses
Cinema-Grade Drone Camera Lenses
The Moment 'Air' Accessories are for the DJI Mavic Pro and Zoom
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Elegant Italian Photography Bags
Elegant Italian Photography Bags
The Hardgraft Frame Camera Bag Carries Cameras, Lenses and More
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Versatile Mobile Filmmaking Mounts
Versatile Mobile Filmmaking Mounts
The SANDMARC Film Rig Works with Smartphones and More
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Ergonomic Smartphone Grip
Ergonomic Smartphone Grip
The Lensta Grip Stabilizes Phones & is Equipped with High-Tech Features
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DSLR-Quality Smartphone Lenses
DSLR-Quality Smartphone Lenses
The ShiftCam 12mm Ultra Wide Aspheric Lens is Precise
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