Gadget of the Day – Brando Mobile Phone Telescope

Digital SLR users will be used to clamping oversize lenses on their cameras for that 'through the bushes' paparazzi effect but now even camera phones

Digital SLR users will be used to clamping oversize lenses on their cameras for that 'through the bushes' paparazzi effect but now even camera phones are getting in on the act.Hong Kong gadget emporium, Brando, has launched a telescopic add-on to bestow phones with up to 6x optical zoom. So no more of that sprite-degrading digital zoom nonsense, now we can get up close and personal without losing out on picture quality.The lens comes in various versions with attachments for Sony Ericsson or Nokia models – just the thing for the aspiring citizen journalist.

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