Phase One adds high-end medium-format zoom lenses with speedy flash sync

The open-source, medium-format camera system Phase One is impressive, but the latest high-end Schneider Kreuznach Blue Ring zoom lenses make things even better, with their high-speed flash sync and new focus calibration.
Social Media

Snapchat wants to show you ads based on the objects in your Snaps

A newly published Snapchat patent shows technology that uses image recognition technology to serve ads based on objects that were within the snap. The firm may be hoping for a major revenue boost from this technology.

Fujifilm gave us a sneak peek at its first U.S. retail store, and it’s a wonder

Located in the heart of New York's Flatiron District, Fujifilm's new Wonder Photo Shop seeks to inspire a "photo renaissance." The company's first retail space in the U.S. will offer hands-on access to key products, events, and workshops.
Social Media

Snapchat quietly rolled out a feature to share your fave accounts

Snapchat has quietly rolled out a “suggest” function that lets you recommend accounts to your friends, allowing you to easily share their details with your followers in the process. It applies to every single profile on the app.

Pro photographer uses $20 camera to prove it’s not the gear that makes a photo great

For DigitalRev's latest “Pro Photographer, Cheap Camera” challenge, photographer Matt Usher is given an old Nikon CoolPix 995 and asked to capture the best possible images he can. The results are astounding.

Homemade motion-control camera rig works almost like the real thing

While there is certainly no shortage of DIY photography projects out there, this ingenious hardware hacker cobbled together spare parts into the ultimate motion control Franken-rig.

Camera lost at sea for three years headed back to owner in working condition

Could this be the camera survival story to end all camera survival stories? This Fujifilm model turned up in a tiny fishing village after three years and 600 miles in the sea -- and it still works.

Get the most out of your iPhone 6 and 6 Plus with these accessories

With an updated processor and larger screen, the iPhone 6 is bigger and better than any Apple smartphone before it. Check out some of our favorite accessories for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, whether you're in the market for top-notch sound or…

Photographers gear up for the Republican National Convention as if it were a war zone

As the Republican National Convention gets underway, some photojournalists are choosing to take extra precautions when it comes to safety. Flack jackets and gas masks are joining the gear list alongside cameras and lenses.

Dubdub storytelling app wants you to make a big impact in 90 seconds

Dubdub is the latest in short-video editing apps that allows users to create 90-second videos quickly and simply. With a built-in library of music and the option to synchronize the video to the music, this free app has a lot of…

Watch: 10 tools that can save your life while shooting video

YouTube Channel Muse Storytelling has curated a list of 10 tools that can save your life on a video shoot. From utility knives to Gaff tape, the video covers a collection of tools that will inevitably be of use to you while…
Cool Tech

Airbus looks to drones to improve aircraft inspection process

Airplane maker Airbus has started testing the use of drones to complete the final stages of its aircraft inspection. By using autonomous drones, the company is able to cut down inspection time from two hours to 10 minutes.