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Google Maps boosts photo integration with 3D tours of famous landmarks

Google Maps introduced photo tours on Wednesday, offering armchair travelers a more immersive experience when visiting famous landmarks and locations around the world.

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Flickr upgrades to an HTML 5 friendly uploader

Flickr introduces a much improved uploading experience with its drag-and-drop, in-transition editing system.

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Descriptive Camera concept defies the idea that a picture is worth a thousand words

This concept camera takes images and outsources them to the Internet to create written, human-readable descriptions.

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IKEA’s electronics venture continues with a cardboard disposable digital camera

IKEA's latest electronics product is a disposable camera made with a cardboard exterior. How could we expect any less?

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This gigantic fisheye lens makes all your camera accessories seem worthless

A rare and monstrous Nikon fisheye lens was recently discovered and is now up for sale at a London-based Nikon dealer.

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Canon claims 5D Mk III light leak doesn’t affect images, offers free camera inspections

Canon is playing down the recent fuss over its new 5D Mk III DSLR leaking light through the LCD panel, claiming in a statement on its US website that any change in exposure caused by the leak "will not noticeably affect the captured image." Whether Canon's…

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Picnik’s over — photo-editing website closes, but plenty of others available

Popular online photo-editing service Picnik closed down on Thursday, but fans of the website needn't worry — there are plenty of decent alternatives available. We've pulled together a few that might be of interest....

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Samsung encourages photo sharing with its trio of new 20-megapixel, Wi-Fi-enabled cameras

Samsung has announced three new 20-megapixel NX series compact cameras, and all come with Wi-Fi connectivity to allow instant photo sharing on social networks and through email.

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Canon said to be halting 5D Mk III shipments as it seeks to resolve light leak issue

It's been reported that Japanese camera maker Canon has halted shipments of its new 5D Mk III DSLR shooter as it seeks to resolve an issue where light appears to be leaking through the device's LCD panel.

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When worlds collide: Hands on with Polaroid’s instant-print digital camera

We go hands on with the Polaroid Z340, the brand's point and shoot meets instant-print device.

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Flash Dock — helpful photographic accessory or not-so-useful smartphone holder?

There are quite a few smartphone apps available these days which can be useful when taking photos with a stand-alone camera, the only problem being trying to juggle two devices at the same time. Flash Dock, which is essentially a smartphone holder with a hot…

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5 iPhone cases for the vintage camera aficionados

Combine your love for modern technology with vintage style with these retro camera iPhone cases, curated by Design Milk.

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Top of the charts: Instagram may have lost a few iOS users, but it’s gained a whole lot more new ones

It's possible Instagram has lost a number of iOS users in the past week, with some upset about its launch on the Android platform, as well as its takeover by Facebook. But if the company behind the photo-sharing app was at all worried, it needn't have been —…

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500px attempts to woo professional snappers at Flickr with new $20 Plus plan

It only launched three years ago but in that short time 500px has become quite a hit with photographers. Today it hoped to attract a few more to its site by launching a new membership option — Plus — which undercuts Flickr's Pro plan by $5.

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