CES 2011 – Casio launch Imaging Square photo network

Casio's CES press conference kicked off with the announcement of a new imaging network called Imaging Square, which they believe will revolutionise online photo storage portals by turning a user's photo's into true "artwork". Not mere filters, the Imaging Square…

CES 2011 – Casio reveal new Tryx digital camera

Casio have revealed a brand new digital camera called Tryx, featuring a pretty unusual form factor that "encourages freestyle image capture". It has a fold out handle that doubles up as a stand, and a twisting screen to let users…

10 great retro gadgets up for grabs on eBay

Smartphones, tablets, 3D TVs; who needs em? Back in my day it wasn't about whether or not your mobile could multi-task, but rather if it would fit in your rucksack without the weight of it snapping your spine in two….

CES 2010 – video of Casio's Digital Art Frame

Casio thinks that digital picture frames are a bit dull and that we need to be able to have more fun with them. So using something called Picture Alteration Technology this frame can take a standard digital image and…

CES 2009: Casio compacts – Exilim EX-Z400, EX-Z270, EX-S12, EX-S5, EX-FS10 and EX-FC100


Gosh, what a long list of product names. No time for a long, gratuituous intro then, let’s jump straight into specs.

The big hitters are the EX-FS10 and EX-FC100. The former has a 9.1-megapixel sensor and 3x optical zoom. It’s 16.3mm thin, and has a 2.5″ LCD display. The latter is also 9.1 megapixel, and expands to a 5x zoom and 2.7″ touchscreen. It’s also got CMOS anti-shake.

Impressively, though, they can both capture at amazingly high speeds – 30 shots-per-second 6-megapixel still images, and movies at up to 1,000fps. That speed is going to good use, too – you can set it to take a burst, and automatically pick the least blurred, smiliest, eyes-open photo, or you can pick the best one yourself. It’ll also do 720p HD video. $350 (£231) for the EX-FS10, and $400 (£264) for the EX-FC100, both out in March in the US.

Casio release EQW-500DBE-1AVER "Iron Man" watch


Feast your eyes on this, it’s the ridiculously named EQW-500DBE-1AVER, from Casio, but it’s being released to coincide with the release of Iron Man on DVD on the 27th October, so I’m just going to call it the Iron Man watch…

Casio intros new ELIXIM EX-FH20 digital camera


Casio has announced the latest digital camera in its burgeoning EXILIM range. The EX-FH20 boasts some pretty impressive credentials, including 9.1 megapixel sensor, 26mm equivalent wide-angle lens with 20x optical zoom, CMOS shift anti-shake function, and some nifty burst shooting modes.

If you’re feeling the need to practice your paparazzi skills, the EX-FH20 could be for you. It can take seven megapixel still images at up to 40 frames per second, and can even capture the action before the shutter button is pressed. That means if you’re not completely on the ball, you can still capture that candid moment…

Casio announces three new EXILIM digital cameras with face recognition and vainness mode


Casio has announced three additions to its EXILIM range of compact digital cameras, all boasting high megapixel counts and a range of advanced processing designed to make your photographs more acceptable.

All models come with advanced face recognition technology that, as well as handling faces in general (up to ten in any one shot), will pay particular attention to faces pre-registered by the user, giving those priority for correct focus and exposure. No more blurry shots of your best mate standing in front of a perfectly exposed stranger.