Photography
Photography

Adobe improves performance in new Lightroom CC, adds features to all versions

Adobe's latest version of its photo management software, Lightroom, adds new editing tools like HDR and Panorama Merge, and improves performance. Lightroom CC is also synced with versions for iOS and Android.
Photography

You can now hunt for the Loch Ness monster with Google Street View

Perhaps the most surprising thing about Google's Street View team taking to Loch Ness is that it didn't do it sooner. The imagery is up now, though, allowing you to plunge to the icy depths of the murky lake in search of the legendary Loch…
Photography

Adobe previews new 3D printing mesh, color, and bump map features coming to Photoshop

Adobe previewed new 3D printing mesh, color, and bump map features slated for a future release of Photoshop, aimed at simplifying the 3D printing process for "mainstream creatives."
Photography

Using geometric shapes, Overam gives Android users new way to edit photos

Want to add some creative flair to your photos without resorting to filters? Overam is a new app for Android that uses geometric shapes to add new perspectives to photos.
Photography

Guess what? The original selfie stick launched in 1980s (and it had a ridiculous name)

Launching more than 20 years before the iPhone set the smartphone market alight, Hiroshi Ueda's selfie stick was clearly ahead of its time. But despite missing out on fame and fortune, the Japanese inventor isn't bitter that his original…
Cool Tech

Awesome tech you can’t buy yet: A singing birthday card that never stops, and more

Check out our roundup of the coolest crowdfunding projects and product announcements that hit the Web this week. You can't buy this stuff yet, but it sure is fun to gawk!
Mobile

A cluster of lenses is better than one: Startup to bring super cameras to smartphones in 2016

Smartphone photography has come a long way, but photos you can snap with your phone still fall short of photos you can snap with a DSLR camera. A startup called Light has a way to bridge that gap: a cluster of small lenses each coupled with…
Photography

Watch 100 years of the camera’s evolution in less than 10 seconds

The modern camera has evolved numerous times in the past 100 years, from analog to digital. To trace its design evolution, eBay Deals created animations of cameras from the most popular brand.
Photography

Scientists create world’s first self-powered camera (though it needs some work)

Scientists at Columbia University have created a video camera capable of powering itself via the sensor, which incorporates technology capable of transferring the light that it receives into usable energy.
Mobile

Police officers hilariously use a lost phone to post selfies on Facebook

When a lost iPhone without a passcode activated was handed into a police station in Australia recently, the cops decided to use an unusual method to reunite it with its owner. They posted selfies to her Facebook page.
Photography

Instagram gets strict on nudity and harassment policy, clarifies what is and isn’t

Instagram has revised its community guidelines with stricter language regarding nudity and harassment. While the social network still prohibits them, it clarifies what can and can't be uploaded.