Choosing the best home theater for your living room

October 16, 2013  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Entertainment

home theaterEntertainment is something that is not enjoyed by very less amount of people in this world. And having a home theater in your living room can make it look magical. Though choosing the best home theater totally depends on the needs and tastes of an individual but another factor is that how much you can spend on it. Applying for a 5 figured amount loan online and using it to buy a home theater will be an utter wastage of your hard earned money.

The very first thing that you need to make clear is whether you want to have a home theater for the first time, or you are planning for an up gradation. In case you are opting for it for the first time, you have enough and more options to choose. Though big screens are now in fashion but you can go for the smaller ones to make it affordable. But if you want to go for an up gradation of the sound system, your cost will distinctively reduce.

If you are looking to upgrade your system then it is advisable for you to go for LCD because though plasma has been on top for a long time for the big screens but LCD’s have also come up to a good position and giving a good competition to plasma. But if you are going to buy an all new system with the other accessories as well as the DVD, then your budget is going to go higher towards around $5000 to $10000.

Setting up of a home theater will insist you to go for an innovation project for your living room automatically. This is because a proper cabinet is required to fix the system so that you are comfortable to use it and also relax. If you have a big budget, furniture can be added to the room where the system is being placed but otherwise a little planning should serve your purpose of being comfortable and enjoying the magical effect of the home theater.

Tips on digital camera maintenance

October 02, 2013  //  Posted by: cooldude  //  Category: Digital Cameras / Camcorders

digital camera maintenanceDigital cameras involve delicate engineering and hence call for right maintenance routine. It’s needless to mention that the digital shutter is one of your most prized investments and hence you have to ensure the rightmost care for it. The post here is a short note on digital camera maintenance.

The camera lens is the most delicate part of the camera and you have to assure a regular cleaning regimen for it. Use alcohol based solutions and fine tissue-paper to clean up the camera lens. Be gently with the cleaning and make sure to touch up both the rear and front part. However, before you start off with the alcohol mop, use a fine blower brush to sweep of the dust particles from the lens. The blower brush has to be cleaned up immediately post the sweeping. Apart from cleaning, you must be careful to keep the lens guarded with the lens cover while not in use. This will help in preventing dust layer on the lens by a great extent.

Be careful with the camera batteries as well. The expert shutterbugs always advise to take out the camera battery from the device while the camera is at rest. Charge up the batteries occasionally- however, make sure that these don’t get overcharged. Then, you have to be cautious about proper camera storage. Always store the camera inside its camera bag while not in use. As mentioned earlier, digital cameras are designed with sensitive engineering and even a light blow can be endangering for the internal circuitry of the gadget.

Besides, never bring the digital camera closer to any kind of magnetic properties. Magnets are really harmful for the internal circuitry of a digital camera. Moreover, it’s repeatedly advised to store the digital camera in some cool place, away from sunrays and heat.