Here’s how you publish 360-degree videos to your social timeline

So you've successfully captured and edited your 360-degree video -- now it's time to share it with the world. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to publish your immersive video to your favorite social media platform.

Turn a GoPro into a live-streaming camera with the Freecast

Now on Kickstarter, the Freecast is a device that will enable live-streaming from any HDMI-equipped camera, from a GoPro to a professional DSLR or mirrorless camera, by wireless connecting it to an iPhone or iPad.
Social Media

Facebook gives users the power to produce their own AR filters and frames with Camera Effects Platform

Facebook's new Camera Effects Platform and Studio tools allow ordinary users to create custom effects to decorate their photos, videos, profile pictures, and Facebook Live events.
Social Media

Watch YouTube with friends anywhere, thanks to Tumblr’s new app, Cabana

Watch videos while watching your friends view those same videos. That is the idea behind Cabana, a social video app launched by Tumblr that aims to make watching videos online more social.

These two guys watched 50 straight hours of VR movies — and didn’t puke

Two New York residents just took binge-watching to a whole new extreme, setting a Guinness Book of World Records for VR content with 50 hours immersed in 360 content -- and a lot of caffeine.
Social Media

Facebook’s about to make augmented reality on phones really fun

Facebook has announced an augmented reality camera platform, capable of adding AR fun to its many app camera modes, for adding crazy AR effects, playing AR games, and even making AR street art.

The new Google Earth wants to take you on a voyage, and it starts at home

When it first launched in 2005, Google Earth put global imaging in the hands of everyday users. With the Google Earth relaunch this week, Google hopes to take you around the world from a different perspective.

How to pick the perfect camera lens

Want to get into photography, but not sure where to start? Our camera lens buying guide takes you through the the world of interchangeable lenses and helps remove a little of the intimidation that comes with buying cameras lenses.

Watching an air race is mesmerizing, but photographing one is a workout

Shooting planes racing at over 200mph from a moving platform while using a lens with an equivalent focal length of 960mm isn't easy, but it sure is rewarding when you pull it off. The Red Bull Air Race challenged ourselves and our gear.
Social Media

Find your favorite photos easier with Instagram’s new Pinterest-like Collections

That food photo that got you drooling a month ago is now easier to find. Expanding on the ability to save photos launched in December, Instagram now allows users to organize their favorite posts into collections.
Cool Tech

What happens when a drone is hit by lightning? It’s not pretty

Drones are fair-weather friends, according to this lightning machine and a group of researchers. But this is a video you will want to see for yourself. Try not to cringe when you see what happens to the "protected" drone.

Adata's newest SD and microSD cards support V90 standard for high-speed video

New storage options for photographers and videographers provide both good performance and large capacities. Adata is next up with its new Premier ONE UHS-II SD and microSD cards and Premier UHS-I microSD cards.