Photography
Photography

Want better seascape photos? Don’t forget to bring a bucket

A plastic bucket is one of the most useful things you can have with you at the beach. It’s a sand castle construction tool, a seashell collection chamber, and can even be used to help you take better seascape pictures.
Photography

Nokia drops the price of its Ozo virtual reality camera by $15K

After selling its mobile business to Microsoft two years ago, Nokia is reintroducing itself with great fanfare with the debut of the Ozo professional VR camera. And now, they're dropping the price by $15K.
Photography

Video shows how to become a better photographer through visual exercise

Photography is still an art, and practicing the ability to create emotion, or convey a feeling through an image is not something learned from the technical side -- it’s something grown over time through visual exercise.
Photography

Corel PaintShop Pro now includes depth-enabled ‘refocusing’ editing

In their latest release, Corel adds compatibility with Intel RealSense depth images, an editing history export option, design templates, workflow enhancements, and more in PaintShop Pro X9.
Photography

The owner of the world’s largest camera collection never spent more than $15 on one

Dills Parekh holds the world record for the largest camera collection. So just how big is it? Videographer Dheerankur Upasak created a short film on the 4,500 camera collection that includes a Leica camera worth $80,000.
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Instagram may be more accurate at diagnosing depression than a doctor, study suggests

When you're feeling blue, your Instagram photos will be more blue (and gray), one study suggests. Using machine learning, a group of researchers were able to correctly identify depressed individuals 70 percent of the time.
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Don't look now, but Pinterest will be rolling out video ads soon

Like Facebook and YouTube before it, the online bulletin board Pinterest will soon begin featuring video advertisements. The new ads are expected to be rolling out within the week in both the U.S. and U.K.
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Samyang tops off ‘blockbuster’ releases with fast, wide 14mm f/2.8 lens

To cap off its "blockbuster" release event, South Korean optics manufacturer Samyang has announced a brand new 14mm f/2.8 lens designed for Sony's full-frame E-mount cameras. It is last of the five new lenses it teased earlier this year.
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The night sky, as seen from areas with and without light pollution

Photographer Siram Murali documented different levels of light pollution across California in this time-lapse video, revealing how modern civilization has dramatically changed what we can see at night.
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The modern daguerreotype is a reminder of how far photography has come

Photographer Binh Danh used the 177-year-old daguerreotype process to photograph iconic locations and national parks around the country. His work offers a great reminder of how far photography has come.
Photography

This modern replica of the very first camera lens is now available

Why edit an image when you can get it right the first time? The Lomography Daguerreotype is a lens for modern DSLRs that creates a vintage feel -- like creating a vintage filter look in-camera without sacrificing the convenience…