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Taking Your Own Picture Becomes a Snap

Boot Camp feature for Tuesday, September 1, 2009

       Taking your own picture becomes a snap.   I'm Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear.       Point and shoot cameras....with two LCD screens.   The usual one in the back....and another...in the front.   The idea being employed by Samsung in two new consumer cameras...it to make it easy to hold your arm out....to take photos of yourself...with a significant other for instance.   There have been some cameras on the market with swivel screens before,  but these cameras are unique.   They also let you use the front screen to show cartoon scenes...to make kids smile....for the camera.   VP Reid Sullivan says Samsung's goal is to become a leading seller of digital cameras around the world...

 "So the stated goal worldwide is to be over twenty percent market share and to be the number one brand worldwide in digital cameras. "

 The Samsung TL225 and TL220 are slated to go on sale this month.   You can find us with archives, interviews, product giveaways  and more...at BootCamp.com.   I'm Fred Fishkin.

Categories: Digital Photography