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Peak Design just made changing lenses fast and easy with this tool

Hate swapping lenses while on the go? The CaptureLENS from Peak Design lets you switch glass easily, quickly, and safety. The two-sided mounting system is available for Canon, Nikon, and Sony E-mount cameras.

Photography

Canon’s new 35mm lens has highest level of chromatic aberration correction

Chromatic aberration is one of the most difficult things to correct in a lens. Using a newly developed lens element, Canon says its new 35mm EF L-series lens has the highest level of chromatic aberration correction of any lens for sharper images.

Photography

No more cropping: Instagram now lets you post landscapes and portraits

Wish you didn't have to crop a photo for Instagram? The photo-sharing social network now lets you post photos in landscape or portrait orientations, in addition to the square. It also applies to videos.

Photography

New Flipagram camera feature lets you create real-time videos to favorite tunes

Flipagram's new Music Video Camera lets you create short clips to popular music, in real-time. The feature allows users to easily record themselves lip-syncing to favorite tunes – a popular trend on social media, Flipagram says.

Photography

Are selfies leading to a lice epidemic among teens?

The National Pediculosis Association told the Huffington Post that while lice can be found across the nation, there's no evidence to suggest that it's disproportionately affecting teenagers who really like their front-facing cameras.

Mobile

Fresh from Japan, Canon's M3 is the mirrorless cam devotees have been waiting for

Canon is bringing its EOS M3 to the U.S. and, finally, it has a proper mirrorless camera in its lineup. The M3 uses Canon’s latest 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor, and faster…

  • Pros: Terrific still image quality , Faster autofocusing than…
  • Cons: Video frame rate only 30p , Some noticeable issues with…

Facebook Moments update makes it easy to create and share music video of your pictures

Today's update to the Facebook Moments app might entice you to finally try it out. Share pictures with your friends and the app will automatically create a mini music video from the collection.

Social Media

Turn digital photos Into creative art with a blender pen

Looking for an easy crafts project for your photos? A blender pen lets you transfer laser- or photocopy-printed images onto any surface, from paper to wood and fabric.

Photography

Google Maps now detects and prompts you to share photos of food

A new feature of Google Maps automatically detects pictures of food and prompts users to share, upload, and tag them. It's part of Google's effort to fill gaps in its database of local businesses.

Mobile

Sony’s latest RX100 compact can slow down time like no other camera

Like its predecessors, Sony’s new RX100 IV is a pricey pocket camera. But the premium price gets you cutting-edge components and features that weren’t available before.

  • Pros: 1-inch, 20.1MP “stacked” CMOS sensor , Outstanding…
  • Cons: Even pricier than before , Limited focal range , Mediocre…

This iOS app and motion tracker can auto-edit your sports video and overlay metrics

No one wants to come home from along but awesome day to edit the footage of said awesome day into a jealousy inducing reel. Feeling the burn and recording the footage is the fun part, and Blast Motion lets you do to that; it's a fitness tracker and video…

Wearables

L.A. never looked so good in this beautiful hyperlapse that took two years to shoot

Check out this fabulous hyperlapse of L.A. that took two years to make from the first frame to the final edit. Its creator, Vadim Tereshchenko, has been making hyperlapse videos since 2012, tells DT he loves the process despite early frustrations.

Photography

Scientists develop imaging tech to help 3D cameras see in bright light

Depth-sensing 3D cameras like the Microsoft Kinect have issues seeing in bright light. A new technology developed at Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Toronto helps cameras make out the 3D contours in any lighting condition.

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Take selfie, go to jail: Tourist arrested after taking selfie on top of Brooklyn Bridge

David Karnauch was apprehended by authorities in Chattanooga after using his selfie stick to take a photo of himself on top of the Brooklyn Bridge.

Photography