Spectacular time-lapse video shows off Australia’s Gold Coast

Videographer Joe Capra was commissioned by an Australian tourism board to create a beautiful time-lapse video that promotes the country's Gold Coast area. We talked with Capra about how he created the video.

Awesome online map shows off ISS astronauts’ amazing Earth photos

For some stunning images of Earth taken by astronauts aboard the International Space Station, be sure to check out this awesome interactive map created by Dave MacLean of the Centre of Geographic Sciences.
Social Media

Dad films daughter exercising her facial muscles, in attempt to capture perfect selfie

A young teenager probably thought nobody would see her making funny faces, trying to snap the perfect selfie. Boy, was she wrong, as her father secretly recorded the whole thing with his smartphone.
Cool Tech

Time lapse video solves the mystery of Death Valley’s sailing stones

With the help of time lapse photography, rugged equipment, and a fair bit of luck; researchers have finally caught Death Valley's sailing stones in the act and solved the centuries-old mystery of how they travel across the desert floor

Compact PEN E-PL7 is Olympus’ Micro Four Thirds response to the selfie craze

You know the selfie phenomenon has gone into overdrive when camera companies make a point to create products that help users easily take self-portraits, like the new PEN E-PL7 from Olympus.

New Pentax K-S1 DSLR gets all sci-fi, thanks to its LED grip, unique user interface

Ricoh Imaging announces the Pentax K-S1, a mid-level DSLR that looks like it comes straight out of a science-fiction movie. This new camera has LEDs in its grip that display what mode it is in.

Create your own photo filters with MIX for Android

The team behind Camera360 announces MIX, a photo editing app for Android devices that lets users create their own effect filters.

Instagram’s new Hyperlapse app lets you create super-smooth time-lapse videos

Instagram has launched a new iOS app that lets you create time-lapse videos with just a couple of taps. Called Hyperlapse, the free app uses stabilization technology to help you create a smooth, accelerated view of the world.
Product Review

Sony Alpha A7S Review

Sony Alpha A7S review.

You don’t need a helmet for Casio’s clippable, strappable, hangable action cam

Casio jumps on the action cam bandwagon with the Exilim EX-FR10, which sports a detachable touchscreen display and a number of different ways to wear, use, and hold it while you record.

Fujifilm X30 unveiled with electronic viewfinder, improved battery life, and more

Fujifilm on Tuesday announced the X30 premium compact, the follow-up to the 18-month-old X20 shooter. The new $599 camera now has an electronic viewfinder, a tilting LCD monitor, and much-improved battery life.

Mario’s voice actor joined Instagram and his videos are delightful

Charles Martinet, the actor who provides the voices of Mario, Luigi, and Wario for Nintendo, has started an Instagram account to which he regularly posts delightful videos.