Kite aerial photography is a unique method for taking overhead photos, but it can be a pricey hobby. The Sparrowscope is a device that aims to make it easier by using your smartphone.
Canon knows how to make great DSLRs, and the EOS 70D is one example. It has a good price point, takes high-quality still images, and, with the new Dual Pixel AF technology, is a pro at shooting videos.
- Pros: Excellent enthusiast DSLR, Dual Pixel AF for movies a ma...
- Cons: No AF Assist lamp on body, Wi-Fi implementation needs he...
The Glif from Studio Neat is a simple but useful tool for adding a tripod mount to your iPhone, doing double-duty as a kickstand. The latest version is now adjustable, making it compatible for nearly all smartphones.
Got an old Super 8 movie camera lying around? A digital cartridge in development called the Nolab could bring this old-school camera back to the future, replacing the need to use hard-to-find film.
Google has just rolled out a new Maps-related feature enabling users to create their own Street View experience that can be shared with others and embedded into websites. And no, you don't need a camera-laden car to get involved.
Google has released its first update to Android KitKat. Version 4.4.1 should be making its way to Nexus 5 smartphones now, and promises to fix some of the problems encountered using the camera.
Like model cars and robots of your youth, the LAST Camera is a plastic SLR you need to assemble from various pieces. Once constructed, you have a fully functioning SLR film camera with two interchangeable lenses.
A rare phenomenon called total cloud inversion occurs about once every decade at the Grand Canyon, although it has been rarely captured. This time around, park officials rushed out during the Thanksgiving weekend to catch it in photo.
A BASE jumper slams into a cliff wall after jumping off it and pulling his parachute, and survives the accident. We see it all from his point-of-view thanks to the camera that captured the entire incident.
Filters and effects are common features for smartphone cameras, but a new iOS app called Spotliter from Netomat lets you apply these features to video, as you're recording.
A New Zealand tech startup has created an easy-to-use everyday camcorder that's billed as a "personal video camera that allows you to be in the moment." It has one-press recording, and advanced shooting options via a smartphone.
Sony is revolutionizing photography at the high-end with its new Alpha A7 and A7R full-frame mirrorless cameras. These compact shooters take fantastic images in a body size smaller than comparable DSLRs.
- Pros: Full-frame sensor in compact body, Superb stills and vid...
- Cons: No built-in flash, Slow burst mode, Battery could be str...
An accessory called the Ribcage lets you attach interchangeable lenses to a GoPro camera, enhancing the various views you can shoot. However, you'll need to channel your inner Frankenstein as it requires some DIY modification.
A U.S. court has ruled that Polaroid infringed on Nikon's patent with the iM1836, Polaroid's first mirrorless interchangeable lens camera that runs Android. As part of an agreement, Sakar, maker of the camera, cannot advertise or sell the camera.
Turns out a remote shutter can cure some selfie hate. One weekend with The Selfie and I already have more pictures with some of my friends and family than I've taken in the last few months.
Two Japanese graduate art students employed X-ray and CT scanners to create beautiful, haunting portraits of four couples in intimate positions, despite showing only the skeletal forms.
A new Kickstarter project aims to solve the problem of taking decent low-light photos using an iPhone. The Lightstrap is a case with a diffused ring light built in, which provides ten times the illumination of a standard iPhone 5S flash.
This summer, the Chicago Sun-Times laid off its entire staff of photographers, replacing them with freelancers and reporters using equipment such as an iPhone. The company has agreed to rehire four of those photographers.
Photographer Chris McLennan built a remote control buggy to get his camera close to some lions without putting himself in danger. Although the buggy suffered damage from the jaws and paws of some female lions, his camera remained intact and shot great photos.
JVC expands its Adixxion action camcorder lineup with the new GC-XA2. This new model offers improved specs and Wi-Fi performance, and its rugged design means you don’t need an extra case.
- Pros: Good-quality HD video, Back-illuminated CMOS sensor, imp...
- Cons: Only one mount included
Canon updated its EOS M mirrorless interchangeable lens camera series with the M2, which has a faster autofocusing system than its predecessor. But, right now, the camera is only available in Japan.
Want to capture your everyday moments with a lifelogging camera that can shoot 1080p HD video? MeCam's got you covered with their new product, which also has built-in Wi-Fi for remote viewing and sharing on your smartphone.
A video camera set up to capture footage of crocodiles in Australia ended up getting grabbed by a curious sea eagle which, after flying with it to another location, decided to have some fun posing for a few selfies.
Inventor Tim Jenison spent years trying to solve the mystery of whether Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer may have used a lens-mirror device to achieve his photorealistic paintings. Jenison is the subject of an upcoming documentary film.
Samsung is restarting the megapixel race, as a new report indicates it's planning to fit 16-megapixel cameras to one in four of its 2014 range of smartphones, and then supersede them with 20-megapixel cameras in 2015.
Oppo announced the N1 camera phone back in September, and will put the powerful, innovative device on sale December 10 for $600. The N1 can claim two world firsts: a rotating camera module, and the option of installation CyanogenMod's Android firmware as…
Despite amassing $90 million in funding and a promise of "awesome" products in 2014, Lytro has struggled to sell its innovative light-field camera this year. We take a look at where the company could possibly take its technology next.
Like many fast-action sports, hockey is a difficult game to capture in photos. But with some first-hand knowledge, the right equipment, and patience, it’s not impossible. Sports photographer and hockey player Joseph Nuzzo shares his tips.