Filmic Pro camera app tips 2:39

Looking to take your photography to the next level with Filmic Pro? Here are some of our favorite tips for making the most of the capable iPhone app.
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How Hasbro animated Mr. Monopoly’s Facebook Live broadcast in real time

Live-streaming video is becoming easier than ever, but what about live video featuring a cartoon character? Here's how Hasbro pulled of an animation of Mr. Monopoly on Facebook Live using motion-capture technology.

Photo finish: Here’s how the cameras at the Olympic finish lines actually work

Usain Bolt may be the fastest man in the world, but his photo finish was captured by a camera shooting at 10,000 frames per second. Here's how the tech behind the Olympics finish line camera works.

Impact of iPhone helps drive Steve Jobs’ selection for photography hall of fame

The International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum has announced that Steve Jobs, along with seven other photography visionaries, will be inducted later this year.

ThinkTank gets ‘Naked’ with 2nd-generation Shape Shifter camera bags

ThinkTank photo has an updated version of its modular Shape Shifter camera backpack series. It includes a new "Naked" version that lets you choose what lens and camera pouches go inside the backpack.
Cool Tech

This new battery technology makes lithium ion look old school

Batteries inside many consumer devices could soon be getting double the longevity -- or half the physical space. A new design created by MIT graduates fixes issues with an old idea to bring rechargeable lithium metal batteries to…

CNN’s news coverage takes to the skies with new dedicated drone division

Drones are doing much more than just delivering packages -- now they’re helping to deliver the news. CNN's new drone division will work to add aerial footage for the news outlet.

Happy birthday, photography! You don't look a day older than 177

Break out the birthday cake – today marks the release of the predecessor to modern photography, the daguerreotype (just consult a fire marshal before lighting those 177 candles).

This SD card stores and stabilizes your video footage

SD cards were originally developed as a smaller, more convenient means of storing data. Since then, the storage device has come a long way, with this latest one packing in the ability to not only store, but also stabilize video.

Looking for a specific photo? 500px’s new tool allows you to search from a sketch

Looking for an image with certain colors in certain places? 500px's latest search tool, Splash, allows visitors to search from a rough sketch. The program, currently in beta, seems to do well picking up lighting and color patterns.

Samsung launched 6 devices today, including the Galaxy Note 7

If you thought today was just the launch of the Galaxy Note 7, you thought wrong. Samsung is launching five other devices as well, including the Gear 360, Gear VR, Connect Auto, Level Active, and IconX.

Samsung’s cute $350 Gear 360 VR camera is now available for purchase

Looking for an affordable 360-degree camera that can record 4K video? Samsung's Gear 360 has been a while coming, but it's finally available for purchase at $350. The 360-degree camera launches alongside the new Gear VR and Samsung's Galaxy…