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October 14, 2012

Mobile Noise: Nokia Pureview 808, iPhone 5, news, etc

Now let's take a look at some of the recent happenings in the world of mobile photography. Please note this is not intended to be comprehensive coverage, but rather, a sampling of the action... (On a blog planning note, a new Opinion Round-up is coming later today)

Uberphone comparison
+ iPhone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 vs HTC One X vs Nokia 808 vs Nokia Lumia 920 at Engadget
+ iPhone 5 vs Samsung Galaxy S3 vs HTC One X at CNet

41mp Nokia PureView 808
+ review by Stratokaster at Serious Compacts + discussion
+ review at Register Hardware
+ review at Connect
+ review at Foto Intern (computer-translated)
+ 808 drop test at Engadget
+ the display showcased at Nokia flagship store captured at Engadget

Nokia Lumia 920
+ The Lumia 920 records interview with (Microsoft trojan horse) Nokia CEO Stephen Elop at Engadget
+ Lumia 920 drop test at Engadget

iPhone 5
+ review at Quesabesde (computer-translated)
+ review at dpreview (also: comments on review)
+ review at Connect
+ mobile photographers share iPhone 5 impressions at Connect

Photography Apps
+ panorama apps for the iPhone at Connect
+ 20 best Flickr-based apps for Android at
+ Photogene app review at Connect
+ iPad workflow at Connect

Tips and Tutorials
+ printing from your smartphone at Connect
+ tablets for photography workflow at Connect

Etc, Etc, Etc
+ Google Samsung Galaxy Nexus replaced my Canon Elph at Camera Hacker
+ Dan Chung on shooting the 2012 Olympics with an iPhone at Connect
+ leaving the DSLR home - an iPhone experiment at Connect
+ how to create iPad apps with Adobe In-Design CS6 by Adobe Evangelist Terry L. White

Newsy Items
+ Tumblr launches own photo app, Photo Set on iTunes (not available on Android at the moment) - via The Verge
+ Smugmug's Camera Awesome now available for the iPad via Imaging Resource
+ Samsung imaging sensors gain market share in China via ISW blog

Facebook Pictures help solve first world problems
+ Facebook pictures part of heart-warming story at Facebook Stories (via PetaPixel)
+ hard not to be cynical about this when it happened in the city with the highest median household income in the USA

A Day at the Improv
Perfectionist Instagram photographer by Olde Payphone on YouTube, also YouTube-embedded below (via APE)... Next video is a Samsung ad making fun of iPhone 5 users (via Terry White)

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