Category Archives: Photography

This is what happens when a drone interrupts your Christmas date

As reported on Engadget. by Aaron Souppouris You’re on a date at TGI Friday’s, casually sipping your discount cocktail, trying to ignore the disappointed look on your partner’s face as they attempt to cut into their overcooked steak. As if … Continue reading

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The beautiful blueprints for Fujifilm’s camera of the future

As reported on The Verge. By Sam Byford The inside story of how the excellent X-T1 came to be “If I want to play my favorite song, I want to choose my favorite guitar,” says Fujifilm designer Masazumi Imai. “It’s the … Continue reading

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Reboot: these stunning still-life photos will take you back to the future

As reported on The Verge. By Sean Hollister Jim Golden takes pictures of products, sometimes all by themselves. Other times he assembles incredible collections of everyday objects and antiquated technologies into stunning spreads, like this painstakingly placed array of retro video game systems. Golden’s … Continue reading

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Oppo Find 7 is the world’s first phone that can take 50MP photos (video)

As reported on Engadget. BY RICHARD LAI We’ve seen the teasers and we’ve seen the leaks, so it’s about time to see the real thing. Oppo has finally unveiled the Find 7 in Beijing just now, and as promised, this Android 4.3 device really can take 50-megapixel … Continue reading

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Can You Spot the Snipers Hidden in These Photos?

As reported on Wired. BY JAKOB SCHILLER ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT SIMILAR GALLERIES People Around the World Pose With Everything They Eat in a Day Photographer Captures the Grace of Waiting at Heaven’s Door The Decline of Rural America, Captured in Replicas … Continue reading

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Panasonic’s 4K-ready Lumix GH4 priced at $1,700, ships in late April

As reported on Engadget. BY RICHARD LAWLER Panasonic promised it would deliver a GH mirrorless camera capable of recording 4K video for under $2,000, and now we know just how far under that is. The Lumix GH4 camera body and its 16MP CMOS … Continue reading

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Camera lowered into deep ocean trench finds unexpected creatures

As reported on The Verge. By Rich McCormick Scientists have taken their first look into the previously unexplored New Hebrides deep-sea trench in the Pacific Ocean. At the bottom of the trench — a depth of more than 23,000 feet (7,000 … Continue reading

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Dual-lens smartphone cameras are coming, and this is why we want one

As reported on Engadget. BY SHARIF SAKR One camera. Two separate lenses. That’s the conundrum raised by leaked images of HTC’s forthcoming M8 smartphone, which is rumored to bring some interesting new imaging features that go far beyond mere 3D. But what could those features be? … Continue reading

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A closer look at the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

As reported on Engadget. BY STEVE DENT Okay, that’s it. You’ve had enough of highly compressed video codecs that crap out on detailed shots and make decent color grading a pipe dream. Now that Blackmagic’s $995 Pocket Cinema Camera (BMPCC) is RAW-ready, isn’t it … Continue reading

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Sony add-on will let you graft a giant camera to your tablet

As reported on Engadget. BY JON FINGAS Whether you like it or not, tablet photography is here to stay — it’s only fair that slate owners get a fair chance at taking nice pictures. Sony certainly thinks so, since it has … Continue reading

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