Soloshot is a new autonomous tracking camera mount giving photographers and videographers an unique advantage of tracking subjects.
This camera developed by scientists has 180 separate imaging elements and sees the world like an insect.
Nokia is investing in mobile array cameras that can achieve effects similar to the Lytro light field camera: "The technology uses multiple lenses that are relatively tiny in terms of how much space they take up in a mobile device, but which work together to capture an image of the same quality as a much larger camera". There is now also an iPhone app that promises to achieve selective focus.
Panasonic filed a patent (2013-78112) for removing the shadow of an object caused by a flashlight with image processing.
PentaxForums reports about another Pentax lens price increase. It seems that the new prices are already in effect at Adorama, Amazon and B&H will probably update them in the next few hours. Pentax already had price hikes in 2012 and back in 2009.
At the same time Pentax US introduced new instant rebates on those lenses (when purchased with Pentax DSLR):