April 08, 2014
SEOUL--A recent string of crashes confirmed in South Korea of drones that likely originated from North Korea is raising concerns among officials here, as Seoul apparently has...
April 04, 2014
SEOUL--Photographs taken by an unmanned plane that South Korea believes originated from North Korea and crashed near the Demilitarized Zone last month included shots of the...
April 03, 2014
SEOUL--An unmanned plane that crashed near the Demilitarized Zone separating the two Koreas last month most likely originated from North Korea, according to the defense...
March 20, 2014
Canon Inc. entered the industrial camera market with its launch March 19 of the M15P-CL still image camera.
March 18, 2014
SUWA, Nagano Prefecture--An optical equipment maker here that went under in the 1990s but was later brought back to life under a former company director plans to revive the...
March 15, 2014
KYOTO--German camera maker Leica Camera AG opened its seventh store in Japan on March 15 in the Gion district of this ancient capital.
January 27, 2014
In the competitive mirrorless digital camera market, where being lighter is a selling point, Sony Corp. announced it will release early next month a new model it claims is the...
January 17, 2014
King Jim Co. will start selling a computer mouse in Japan that also functions as a camera from Jan. 31.
October 08, 2013
Ricoh Imaging Co. announced on Oct. 8 that it will launch the Pentax K-3, the flagship of the Pentax K digital SLR camera series, in early November.
September 26, 2013
Canon Inc. and Canon Marketing Japan Inc. have released four new compact Full HD surveillance cameras ideal for a variety of indoor environments, company officials said Sept....
August 31, 2013
Size up the specs on Sony Corp.'s latest security technology. The company's forthcoming surveillance camera model, to be released on Sept. 9, will be only as big as a business...
July 09, 2013
Sony Corp. is restoring its bruised brand image with products that were initially derided by its rivals.
May 20, 2013
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced May 20 the development of 3-D hand gesture recognition technology that can detect vertical and horizontal hand motions, as well as forward...
May 07, 2013
Canon Inc. announced on May 7 that its cameras and other products have won Technical Image Press Association (TIPA) awards for the 19th year in a row.
April 25, 2013
Sony Corp.’s latest digital camera might make its rivals ashamed of their size.
April 11, 2013
Canon Inc. announced April 10 the introduction to the Japanese market of the new PowerShot SX280 HS compact digital camera, which incorporates a powerful optical zoom lens and...
March 21, 2013
Nikon Corp. said March 21 it is equipping a factory in Laos to assemble components for digital cameras. It said the plant would strengthen its ability to manufacture...
March 19, 2013
Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has developed software that measures a person's pulse from an image of their face as seen by a webcam-style camera, the company said March 18.
March 02, 2013
NATORI, Miyagi Prefecture--Developers have unveiled a snake-like robot that they say can worm its way around obstacles and take videos in hard-to-reach places, such as disaster ...
February 14, 2013
Music videographers and television show producers in Japan are increasingly spurning bulky, expensive video cameras in favor of digital single-lens reflex cameras, saying they...