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Mobile

Apple’s new Clips app is taking the fight to Instagram and Snapchat

Apple is late in joining the social video craze, but is doing so now with Clips, an app it is pitching as a fun, convenient way to create great-looking customized video without having to rely on complicated editing tools.
Photography

PicsArt's custom stickers (and export option) could make basic effects look boring

Embellishing a photo with a sticker is a popular way to customize, but now you can even customize the actual sticker. PicsArt launched an update that gives users custom sticker tools.
Photography

Watch this BBC film crew narrowly escape a volcanic eruption

A BBC film crew had a lucky escape recently when Italy's Mount Etna suddenly erupted during filming. The camera operator kept the video rolling as the crew -- along with dozens of tourists -- ran to safety.
Social Media

How to link your Instagram to Facebook for unrivaled social synchronization

Instagram and Facebook go hand in hand. Here's how you can make the most of the superior integration offered by the two social media behemoths, which should help your pics gain more exposure in the long run.
Photography

Ziplock bag hack will help you avoid lens condensation

Getting condensation on your lens is more than just annoying, it can actually be really bad for the long-term health of your lens, so here are some tips for avoiding it entirely.
Photography

Lomography's latest is all about that glass with a bright wide-angle lens

With both the widest focal length and the widest aperture yet, the Lomography Magellan is focused on the lens. The instant camera is set to debut in April for $189 and uses Fujifilm Instax Mini film.
Photography

Battle of the bulge: Engineers eliminate camera bump with slide-out module

Cameras are too big to fit inside slim smartphones without a bump unless, of course, manufacturers decide to try this odd camera module. The camera pulls out from the side of the smartphone and is tucked away for storage.
Social Media

Want to keep that live video around? Instagram now lets you do just that

If it was good enough to share with the world, it's probably good enough to save, right? That, at least, seems to be what Instagram thinks of your live video, as it now gives you the option of saving your broadcast.
Photography

How to shoot cinematic headshots on a budget

You don't need a ton of gear or an expensive studio in order to get some great cinematic headshots. In this quick video Portland, Oregon-based photographer Levy Moroshan talks about shooting cinematic headshots on a budget.
Photography

Nikon wants you to ‘write’ a love letter to New York City, with your camera

There's more than one way to write a love letter -- Nikon is asking photographers to shoot and share photos that show love for NYC. The campaign encourages New Yorkers to shoot photos that will be displayed throughout the city.
Photography

Four new grants open up for female documentary photographers

Women Photograph, the Pulitzer Center for Crisis Reporting, and Ona are working together to fund four new grants for female photojournalists. The grants are designed for documentary work anywhere in the world.