Voyager 4 drone's incredible optical zoom camera will pack 16x magnification

Drone manufacturer Walkera has unveiled Voyager 4, its latest flagship drone, which will feature a camera system capable of capturing a focal range between 10mm and 1500mm.

NASA time-lapse shows a year on Earth from a million miles away

To celebrate a year of operation, NASA took images captured by its EPIC camera module on board the NOAA DSCOVR spacecraft and created a mesmerizing time-lapse of a year on Earth, as seen from a million miles away.

Google's Bubble Zoom uses AI to enlarge the text of comic book speech bubbles

Google's new Play Books feature, Bubble Zoom, uses machine learning to intelligently enlarge the text of digital comic book speech bubbles. It's launching on Android in technical preview.

New computer vision tech shows what you'd look like with any hairstyle

Dreambit builds on facial processing and three-dimensional reconstruction technology to show how a person would look with different hair. Not only will it help you pick your new 'do, it may help in finding missing persons.

Stocksy is changing the stock photo game by focusing on its photographers

As a digital cooperative, Stocksy is changing the stock photo game by paying bigger royalties and sharing profits with its photographers. It also prides itself on the unique quality its photos, which veer from the typical "stock photo…

Jackie Kennedy’s personal photo gear up for sale on eBay

Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy was once a photographer. Now, you can pick up some of her personal photo gear, including a Leicaflex SL SLR camera, thanks to eBay seller jgautographs.

Gravity helped the Hubble telescope shoot this mesmerizing deep space photo

The Hubble Space Telescope recently shot photos of the deepest views in space using something almost as simple as gravity. Galaxy Abell S1063 is so large, it creates a magnifying effect of the galaxies behind it.

'Jason Bourne' car chase scene is equally exciting behind the scenes

What’s more exciting than a car chase scene? Apparently, the process of filming one. This short, behind-the-scenes video from the upcoming 'Jason Bourne' movie may make you jump more than the actual finished scene will, itself.

Studio Neat’s upgraded Glif tripod mount for smartphones gets quick-release lever

New and completely redesigned from the ground up, the Glif tripod mount will securely hold your iPhone or other smartphone in landscape or portrait mode. It includes a quick-release lever, and has ¼ 20” mounting points.

Expedia acquires travel photography platform Trover as shopping spree continues

Online travel giant Expedia has announced the acquisition of Trover, an online platform designed to let travelers share their photos with people around the world. Financial details of the acquisition remain unknown.

Blincam brings the blink-to-shoot feature to a regular pair of glasses

A Japanese crowdfunding project is looking to bring the blink-to-shoot feature to a pair of plain glasses. While it's too early to tell if it will solve the issues raised by other blink cameras, the Blincam has grabbed the…

New advance in 3D graphics may make the next Avengers movie look even more realistic

Light reflecting off detailed virtual surfaces like metal and water can now be quickly rendered thanks to researchers at the University of California San Diego. This advance could mean a major leap forward in cinema-quality computer…