The connected camera space is going through an interesting period, we’ve seen a few device makers take steps towards building cameras that run Android (Nikon’s S800C, Galaxy Camera, Galaxy S4 Zoom, Galaxy NX, PureView 808 and Lumia 1020 all arguably sit in this category), and the notion that the best camera is the one you have on you at all times seems almost universal at this point. The problem is that while mobile devices continue including better and better cameras, there’s still a size and thickness tradeoff that device makers have to make when crafting handsets. There’s now recognition that being able to instantly share and do something with photos makes them valuable almost regardless of the photo’s technical quality, now it’s just a...

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