How does a high speed camera shutter work? Here's a video of it, in slow motion. Phantom slow mo cams show us just how crazy fast these cameras work. From at 1920 frames per second, here's a Nikon D4 shooting photos at a rate of 10 frames per second.
The mirror flips up and first curtain drops at each photo and exposes the image sensor for 1/200th of a second, of which then the second shutter drops to complete the exposure. It's an amazing feat. Check out the video below:
Cinefix is back with yet another top 10 list, this time, they focus on the most beautifully animated movies of all time. From The Lion King to The Lego Movie, check out the list below. Although, I feel like they should have included stuff from Hayao Miyazaki. Read more
Classic in the front. Smart watch at the back. Nico Gerard is taking pre-orders for a timepiece that has a classic-looking luxury watch on one side of the band, and a 38 millimeter Apple watch on the underside. This is apparently not a joke. Read more
The largest social network in the world wants to stay that way and it's a good thing they're innovating this time around. Facebook's V-wing drone will provide Internet connectivity while flying for weeks at a time. This is incredible. Check out the video of how they are going to do it. Read more