Virtual Insanity: 3D cameras on a drone let you feel airborne with Oculus Rift

Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology hooked up an Oculus Rift virtual reality headset to a dual camera-equipped multicopter drone, which allows for a drone to be controlled by a single pilot.

Lomography improves iOS app for Smartphone Film Scanner, now faster and streamlined

We bust out our old film negatives to play with the new Lomography Smartphone Film Scanner and see if we can turn them into digital photos fit for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Plus, Lomography improves the companion smartphone app.

Meet the photographer who captured history while Hendrix, Zeppelin made it

In his nearly half-decade career, Robert Knight has photographed music royalty, from Hendrix and Led Zeppelin to the Rolling Stones. He now takes his experience to help groom photographers hoping to shoot the next artists in music.

The differences between a GIF, a JPG, and a PNG explained

Check out our comparison of GIF, JPG, and PNG, three of the most popular image formats out there. Here, we take a look at which excel and falter when it comes to compression, transparency, and animation.

Woman spends $15,000 on plastic surgery to look better in selfies

Looking for a way to improve her look in photos taken with her iPhone, a Los Angeles woman decided to invest thousands of dollars in plastic surgery in order to improve every selfie posted to Instagram.
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Canon Powershot G1 X Mark II Review

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Leica enters mirrorless camera market with new Audi-designed T-system

Leica announces its first mirrorless system that is not a rangefinder camera: the T Typ 701 and two accompanying autofocus lenses. The all-aluminum camera features a 16-megapixel APS-C sensor, and was designed by Audi's creative team.

Update: Cinetics Axis360 motorized tripod wraps up on Kickstarter, last chance to chip in

The Axis360 from Cinetics is an affordable, compact motorized tripod system that automatically pans, tilts, and slides your camera to create smooth videos and time-lapse photography. It's currently seeking funding on Kickstarter.
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Getty Images launches to sell its renowned photography as home decor

Getty Images has launched, a collection of creative prints for home and office decor purposes. While better known as a stock photo agency, the new site represents another move into the consumer space by Getty.

Instagram enhances ‘Explore’ tab, includes content you may actually care about

Instagram's "Explore" tab now includes photos with more depth and meaning. Instead of random popular photos that bear no relevance to users, the tab now displays "liked" photos from the people you follow.

Galaxy K? S5 Zoom? We don’t know its name, but Samsung’s next camera phone is coming

Samsung will hold a media event on April 29 in Singapore, where it's expected to reveal the sequel to last year's Galaxy S4 Zoom camera phone. The new model may have a new name, and a brand new design too.