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Canon breaks apart a super-telephoto lens to show why it costs $11,000

Ever wonder why a super-telephoto lens costs so much? Canon disassembles one of its most impressive and expensive lenses, the $11,000 EF 200-400mm f/4L IS, to show why.
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Improve your telephoto photography with this long lens tripod technique

Shooting your kids' sporting events or out at the wildlife refuge? Having a good technique can be the difference between a disappointing image and a clear, sharp shot, and this video contains plenty of pro tips.
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Ditch the scanner, this iPhone app digitizes and restores faded photos

Unfade is a new iPhone app that takes the chore out of scanning old photographs. It uses an iPhone’s camera to digitize the prints, and brings them back to life by restoring the vibrant colors of the original print.
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This new lens for GoPro makes recording 3D video a breeze

The upcoming Vitrima lens by Fantem promises to be an affordable way to record ready-to-watch 3D video to a single GoPro Hero camera. Footage shot with it can immediately be played back in a standard VR viewer, without any editing.
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Reddit ends reliance on image hosts, announces new in-house feature

Reddit's product team announced Thursday that 16 subreddits will be gaining access to a new in-house image-hosting service, with 50 more coming next week. The move ends the community hub's reliance on third-party image hosts like Imgur.
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Nikon’s D5 flagship DSLR is worthy successor, despite lower sensor test score

According to the latest test from DxOMark, the new Nikon D5 DSLR's sensor is an excellent performer, but its scores came in lower than the predecessors, the D4S and D4.
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Student designs drone that gives new meaning to the phrase ‘photo bomb’

A student at the Rochester Institute of Technology modified a drone with an instant camera photographs unsuspecting subjects and then drops instant prints on them.
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Do photos at ISO 3,276,800 look as horrible as they sound?

The Nikon D5 DSLR camera pushes the limits of ISO, with a maximum of 3,276,800 -- here's what photographs at that extreme really look like. And, as you might suspect, not all that usable.
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Olympus merges simplicity and affordability in new lens kit options

Buying Micro Four Thirds lenses just got simpler for newbies, with two-lens kits from Olympus that take the guesswork out of choosing lenses. Oh, and they're cheaper too.
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Businesses take note: Instagram could be gearing up to implement boosted posts

If some currently unutilized code in Instagram's latest software is any indication, it appears that Instagram is gearing up to implement boosted posts or something similar - a move sure to upset business owners.
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Now your iPad or Android can help you take better photos

The Kodak Professional Film App supports photographers looking to keep film alive. Previously available only on iPhone, film photographers in the Android camp can finally use the app to preview film types, find developing locations, and…
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Z Cam E1 is a small camera with filmmaking aspirations 5:15

The Z Cam E1 is a small video camera that packs a Micro Four Thirds sensor in a small body, letting you mount it on a drone or in tight spaces, while capture higher video quality than an action cam.