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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.

Photography

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.

CES

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.

Photography

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.

How-To

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.

Movies

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.

Photography

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.

How-To

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.

Computing

The truth about overheating DSLRs

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

Photography