Can your system handle YouTube’s first 8K video?

'Ghost Towns' is the first 8K video available via YouTube — and it's a great way of testing whether your rig is ready for the resolution.

NASA is bringing 4K content to YouTube, and here’s a 20-second teaser

Check out NASA's first 4K clip on YouTube — assuming you have the hardware to handle it — which the agency promises is the first of many UHD videos it's going to be showcasing in the future.

Sigma’s 14mm dp Quattro camera to go on sale in July for $999

At the 2015 CP+ camera show in Yokohama, Japan, Sigma is introducing a fourth fixed lens version of its dp Quattro camera series. The 14mm dp0 joins a new versatile 24mm DSLR lens.
Social Media

Snapchat now lets you use front and rear cameras for your videos

At last, Snapchat is letting its users take advantage of front and rear cameras that they can switch back and forth to during video recordings. This small update makes video recording more shareworthy.

3D scanning is now easier and more affordable – if you own HP’s Sprout

Competition in the 3D scanner space is heating up with HP's announcement of the 3D Capture Stage, a $299 accessory that works with all existing Sprout systems.

Apple and Samsung will break boundaries with new dual-camera tech for smartphones

Apple and Samsung will continue to push the boundaries of smartphone cameras with new dual-camera technology. By utilizing one camera for color and the other for brightness, image quality will be on par with DSLRs.
Social Media

Twitter waves bye-bye to square videos with new landscape mode

Twitter just became a little less square. The social media company on Wednesday introduced new functionality for iOS and Android that lets you shoot and share videos in full frame landscape mode from within the app.

TripPix lets you create beautiful travel photo books

Today, Shutterfly has released a new app, TripPix, which allows users to create beautiful personalized photos books for every important occasion.
Product Review

Garmin nüviCam LMTHD Review

Garmin's NuviCam is like a digital Swiss Army Knife for your car.

Sony’s New A7R Mark II has 42.4MP full-frame BSI sensor, a world’s first

Sony continues to impress its newest A7-series camera, the A7R II. While it's a follow-up to the original A7R, the 42.4-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor, 4K video recording, high-speed autofocus, and more, makes it a completely new…

Instagram for Web gets much-needed makeover

Instagram designers have finally gotten around to showing some love to the Web version of the photo- and video-sharing service, this week rolling out a cleaner, fresher look that will likely be welcomed by one and all.