Flickr revamp includes responsive redesign, updated notification system

Yahoo-owned photo sharing network Flickr has released a minor redesign, including a new responsive layout, an updated preview feature, and an improved notification system, which includes the long-awaited group notifications.

Entaniya’s 250-degree lens gives cameras near-VR capability in one shot

Shooting 360-degree shots without stitching is becoming closer to reality. The latest lens from Entaniya captures a 250-degree perspective, which is enough to create VR-like shots if you leave out some of the ground.

Tiny, handmade 28mm f/2 lens by MS Optics is one of the smallest you'll ever see

MS Optics, a one-man operation that makes small, limited-run lenses for Leica M-mount cameras, has unveiled the Apoqualia-G 28mm f/2. At less than 10mm in length, it's smaller than two camera body caps stacked on top of one another.

Leica revives a classic with its rebooted Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6 lens

Leica is bringing back the a vintage lens with the new Summaron-M 28mm f/5.6, a remake of the original screw mount version. The new lens keeps the same optical formula, bringing it's characteristic analog looks to the digital age.

Kodak has made a smartphone camera hybrid for people who miss the good old days

Kodak's gone back to the good old days of camera ownership with the Ektra, which may be a smartphone with all the latest tech inside, but secretly wishes it was a 35mm camera from the 1940s.

Canon strengthens photo paper lineup with three new premium options

Canon has introduced a trio of high-end inkjet papers designed for professional photographers and digital image makers. Each paper is 100 percent cotton, acid-free, and ready for museum and archival work.

TrailScape and SidePath, two light bags for adventure-seeking photographers

MindShift created two new lightweight camera bags with minimalist outdoor photographers in mind, the TrailScape and the SidePath. These two bags are oriented toward adventure photographers who want to be light on their feet.

Simple mount gives GoPro a dual-light setup that lets divers peer into the ocean depths

The dual light rigs on high-end diving cameras may soon be accessible to casual divers with a new GoPro mount, thanks to a Kickstarter project. The simple mount has two extension arms for adding double LED lights on any GoPro…

Nikon's new PC 19mm is its widest angle lens while the 70-200mm is rugged

Nikon announced a pair of new full-frame FX lenses for its F-mount-based DSLRs. The new PC 19mm is a tilt-shift lens designed to give creative focus, while an updated 70-200mm is a weather-sealed telephoto.

Mirrorless photographers can shoot strap free with Spider's holster system

Photographers using lightweight cameras can now access the popular Spider holster in a size designed specifically for smaller shooters, thanks to a Kickstarter that has almost reached its goal after just 24 hours.
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Instagram lets you support friends whose mental health you may be concerned about

Instagram is taking a page out of parent company Facebook’s book by launching self-harm and suicide prevention support tools for its 500 million users. The app is also taking a more hands-on approach in monitoring concerning behavior.