Photoshop retoucher dishes on Victoria’s biggest secrets

Sorry guys, those swimsuit models don't exist in real life. A former Victoria's Secret retoucher shares the extremes in editing images for ads -- and has a surprising view on who's really behind all those drastic edits.

How to take drab hair and make It pop in Photoshop

Hair can be an interesting post-editing beast to tackle, so what is the trick to getting eye-catching hair in your portraits? This video shares the Photoshop secrets to getting beautiful, natural-looking hair in Photoshop.

Ricoh’s Theta S 360 camera goes for an ace at the Women’s British Open

The Ricoh Theta S is (unsurprisingly) the official 360-degree camera of the Ricoh Women's British open. While it won't be broadcast live, Ricoh plans to bring fans behind the scenes with interviews and inside-the-ropes coverage.

Chinese optics company’s 12mm f/2.8 wide-angle lens has almost no distortion

The Venus Optics Laowa 12mm f/2.8 Zero-D is the widest f/2.8 lens with rectilinear correction ever made for full-frame cameras and it has almost no distortion. That is to say, it's one awesome wide-angle lens.
Virtual Reality

Veeso face-tracking headset hopes to become virtual reality’s missing link

Virtual reality is about to get much more real. No longer will you be an invisible observer of a virtual world; people there will be able to look back at you, too, if Veeso has its way.

From DSLR to mirrorless and compact, here’s how to choose a digital camera

Looking to buy a new camera? Our comprehensive camera guide for 2016 has answers to any camera or photography questions you might ask, whether in regards to pricing, image quality, or weatherproofing.

Video shows how to get better photos and video outdoors by controlling the light

Taking the time to modify and control the light hitting your subject outdoors can go a long way toward improving your photos and videos. Here is how to do it.

Priolite Ultra is a powerful photography strobe you can take anywhere

Now on Kickstarter, the Priolite Ultra is a 500ws monolight that can sync at any shutter speed and provides 220 full-power flashes on one battery. It is compatible with many camera brands and includes a built-in RF transmitter.

New Instagram trend may inspire you to take your cat on next camping trip

We have all seen social media hashtags start some pretty fun trends over the years. Now, a new trend may have you cat lovers out there purring like your feline friends, and it’s called #campingwithcats.

Learn the basics of Adobe Lightroom in less time it takes to cook an egg

Marc Silber of Advancing Your Photography has put together a six-minute video showing how to streamline your editing workflow with a few basics in Lightroom, from minor exposure adjustments to custom image alignment.

Panasonic’s puffy Ballooncam is a drone safe enough to soar above crowds

What do you get when you cross a balloon and a drone? This prototype from Panasonic could improve drone safety as well as flight times. Oh, and it also doubles as a projector for displaying messages at sporting events.

Prisma turned a time lapse of China into a beautiful animated movie

Over 2,500 images and 80 hours of post-production work went into creating this gorgeous time-lapse animation of China. Each frame was captured individually in Prisma, the hot new app that uses AI to redraw images in an artistic style.