Drone maker DJI buys a stake in high-end camera maker Hasselblad

Drone maker DJI has bought a stake in Hasselblad, a firm famed for its high-end camera gear. The pair are offering little in the way of details regarding future plans, speaking only of "sharing technical expertise and paving the way for…

Flickr app for iOS 9 adds 3D Touch, Spotlight search for faster navigation

Flickr's updated app for iOS 9 adds support for 3D Touch. With a press and hold on the screen, you can now pull up Quick Actions and easier photo scrolling. You can also now search your Flickr photos via Spotlight.

Sony brings A7 II up to date with new firmware, adds phase detect AF and 14-bit RAW

Sony has a free update for its A7 II mirrorless full-frame camera that turns on important new features, including phase detection autofocusing and 14-bit uncompressed RAW support. It can also now autofocus select Canon lenses.

The New York Times has a VR movie app, and is giving away Google Cardboard this weekend

Google has teamed up with The New York Times to distribute a million Cardboard VR viewers to the newspaper's subscribers, through which specially made VR films can be watched using a new NYT VR app.

Lytro’s new ‘Immerge’ camera may revolutionize how virtual reality is recorded

Lytro, the company that pioneered light-field camera technology, announced it is developing a VR camera solution. With its light-field technology, Lytro says the new Immerge can create experiences with sense of depth, making it seem more…
Product Review

Sony A7R II Review

Sony outdoes itself again with the Alpha A7R II, this year's best camera.

Drone offers a close-up of Apple’s ‘spaceship’ campus

Construction workers building Apple's "spaceship" campus must be used to seeing drones buzzing overhead by now. Hobbyists keen to capture the site's development have been posting videos on YouTube ever since work on it started –…

Check out New Zealand’s stunning hiking trails in this new Street View imagery

New Zealand's "Great Walks" are trails famed for their outstanding natural beauty, but for many they're just too far away to ever have a hope of visiting. Street View changes all that (sort of), having just unveiled new imagery of these…

Ikea turns kids’ artwork into toys for its charity campaign

As part of its charitable campaign, Ikea selected designs submitted by children and turned them into hand puppets and plush toys. The toys will help raise funds for various charities.

OnePlus Reflexion app uses both your cameras to capture unique reflections

Tap into your creative side with the new Reflexion app from OnePlus. This photography app blends two photos from your front and back cameras on your phone to create a unique reflection.
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Facebook AI Research teams share new milestones and developments 3:00

Facebook's AI Research team is working on a number of developments including groundbreaking research that gives machines the technology to provide images with descriptions allowing blind people to see what's going on.

Polaroid accuses GoPro of copying its Cube camera design

GoPro's Hero4 Session camera certainly looks similar to Polaroid's Cube, and Polaroid's not happy about it, accusing its competitor of infringing a design patent. GoPro, however, says the design was on the drawing board long before the…