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Shoot retro with refurbished Polaroid cameras from The Impossible Project

It's hard to imagine a Polaroid model decades older than the first digital camera selling out, but The Impossible Project's refurbished cameras are a hot commodity.


The 10 best tech stocking stuffers under $50

Shopping for the geek in your life, but trying to keep size and budget small? Check out the 10 best tech stocking stuffers under $50.

Buying Guides

Polaroid to make its instant camera return at CES?

Polaroid has sent out a teaser image for a product it plans to reveal at CES. It appears to be a next generation instant printing camera.


Zoom Q3HD Handy Video Recorder captures HD audio & video

Zoom's new Q3HD Handy Video Recorder not only captures high-quality stereo audio, but 1080p video at 30fps.

Cool Tech

Canon EOS 60D Review

We review Canon's EOS 60D DSLR camera which features 16.2 megapixels, 6 fps, and 1080p HD video recording and competes closely with Nikon's D7000.

  • Pros: Excellent color accuracy, You can actually shoot at 12,800…
  • Cons: Still not a fan of DSLR HD video; focusing is a hassle…

ViewSonic 3DV5 3D pocket camcorder jumps out

ViewSonic's new 3DV5 pocket camcorder can capture both 2D and 3D video, features built-in software for uploading to YouTube and Facebook...and it's $179.99.


Holiday gift ideas for photographers

Give the photographer in your life a gift they'll actually use with our holiday gift ideas for photographers.

Buying Guides

Cheap DIY camera lenses for your DLSR or point-and-shoot

From waterproof housings to fish-eye lenses and soft-focus filters, these cheap DIY camera lenses let you crank up your creativity without digging too far into your wallet.


OK Go collaborates with Samsung for new music video

OK Go partners with Samsung and the company's new NX100 camera for a new stop-motion music video.


Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ100 Review

Panasonic's latest mega-zoom the Lumix DMC-FZ100 features a 14.1-megapixel sensor, 24x optical zoom, and full-HD video, but it's image quality is a bit underwhelming.

  • Pros: 24x wide-angle zoom, High burst rates, AVCHD video
  • Cons: Underwhelming video and picture quality, Not worth $499

Panasonic GF2 DLSM gets smaller, simpler

Panasonic's latest G-series DLSM, the GF2, improves on its predecessor by becoming both smaller and simpler.


Nikon D3100 Review

The Nikon D3100 takes solid 14.2-megapixel stills, but its video quality is lacking despite its ability to continuously focus.

  • Pros: Terrific 14.2MP stills, Noise well under control at high…
  • Cons: Mic picks up lens noise when shooting videos, Jelly effect…

How to take (and make) better photos

You don't need a degree in photography or even $2,000 worth of equipment to take great photos. Here are a few shooting and editing tips to take - and make - better photos.


OnOne Software releases free photo-editing tools for Lightroom

OnOne's free plug-ins for PhotoShop Lightroom aren't a revelation for experienced users, but beginners and anyone looking for a quick fix should take advantage of the latest tools.


The truth about overheating DSLRs

Are overheating DSLRs like Sony’s A55 and A33 a scandal of Watergate proportions, or simply physics at work?