If you're thinking about getting a 3D printer, but are concerned about your modeling skills, check out the Lynx A 3D Camera ($1800). The makers call it, "the world's first point-and-shoot 3D camera". The camera creates 3D models of anything your point it at. Its primary uses are scene modeling, motion capture, or object modeling. So whether your an animator modeling a new super hero or capturing models for your 3D printer, this camera can handle it. And it doesn't hurt that you save thousands of dollars by not having to purchase individual pieces of equipment.
Just in case you missed it in the theaters, Django Unchained ($15) is about to be released to video. The story, written by Quentin Tarantino, is about a former dentist, Dr. King Schultz (Christopher Waltz) turned bounty hunter who buys the freedom of the slave Django (Jamie Foxx). Dr. King Schultz plans to train Django to be his deputy bounty hunter. Instead, he is taken to the plantation where Calvin Candie (Leonardo Dicaprio) is holding Django's wife. As with any other Quentin Tarantino movie, there is plenty of violence and lots of revenge. Pre-orders are available now, and the movie will be released to DVD on April 16th. Check out the video for a sneak peak.
The Killspencer iPad Mini Carrying Pouch ($139) may be your perfect travel partner. Each pouch is made to order out of Killspencer's Los Angeles Workshop. It is made from premium Wickett + Craig English bridle leather, and features two business card pockets, and a larger pocket for your cables and smaller items. You can get the Carrying Pouch in tan, natural or black. Allow 1-2 weeks for shipping.
Stemless wine glasses have been around for awhile, but now you can get a Stainless Stemless Wine Glass ($11) that will keep your beverage chilled longer than crystal and because its made from 18/8 stainless steel you never have to worry about it breaking. These glasses are perfect for parties and outdoor activities like boating or camping. Each glass holds about 18oz of liquid.
The Sony A7 Series Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera ($1700) looks to set the bar for the MILC (mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras) class of compacts. As the name states it contains a 24.3MP full frame Exmor CMOS sensor. This sensor provides the same quality as cameras costing $1000's more. It will produce high resolution images and give you a high level of effectiveness in low light condition.s The E-mount body allows you to include and arsenal of lenses in your bag. Additional features include 117-point autofocus, wifi, full HD 1080 video supported in 24p/60/60p frame rates, and a OLED electronic viewfinder which provides a wide viewing angle. The A7 is available for pre-order now and will ship the end of November 2013. More pics after the break.(more…)
The Spania GTA Spano ($TBA) is fast. The newest version of Spania's supercar comes with an incredible 900 horses. The engine is a twin-turbocarged 8.4 liter V10 with 737 foot-pounds of torque. The SPANO can reach speeds of 60 mph in under 3 seconds and max's out at 217 mph. The entire exterior body and the monocoque is comprised of carbon fiber, resulting in a svelte 2,976 pounds. If you want to by one of these guys put a mill in the bank and use the change for a week out in vegas.