Virtual Reality

Facebook’s Here and Now VR film puts you in New York’s Grand Central Station

Explore Grand Central Station in 'Here and Now,' Facebook's first VR film shot with its recently announced Surround 360 camera rig -- that's right, the 360-degree camera that costs $30,000 to build.

Xiaomi's YI Action Camera 2 can film in 4K for two hours

Xiaomi has unveiled the YI 4K Action Camera 2, their latest action camera that combines the best of what GoPro’s Hero4 lineup has to offer at half the cost. The YI 2 can film in 4K at 30 frames-per-second for 2 hours.

Hilarious video perfectly captures love/hate relationship editors have with videos

Being a creative in this day and age can be a tough, time-consuming, and painstaking process. Many people may never know the stresses that go into producing content that they consume every day -- but this hilarious video…
Product Review

Olympus OM-D E-M10 II Review

Not obsessed with mirrorless cameras yet? Here's your gateway drug.

18 years and 2.8 billion miles later, the ISS celebrates its 100,000th orbit with an incredible sunrise time-lapse

To celebrate 100,000 orbits around Earth from the International Space Station, U.S. astronaut Jeff Williams shared an incredible time-lapse video showing the sun rising above Earth.

Models arrested in Iran over ‘un-Islamic’ photos posted on Instagram

An undercover police operation on social media use in Iran has led to the arrests of eight women identified as Instagram models. A court in the country has accused the women of spreading "un-Islamic" posts on the app.
Social Media

Does Twitter’s new ‘Live’ streaming button signal the end for Periscope app?

Twitter for Android is testing a new "Live" camera button that connects to Periscope, allowing users to quickly launch live broadcasts. The feature sees Twitter once again playing catch-up with rival Facebook Live.

Enter your office dog in the #StartPup contest

Video marketing and analytics platform Wistia is teaming up with Humane Society International to launch #StartPup, the world's first competition to find and crown the top office dog in each international startup center.
Social Media

Facebook launching Slideshow feature with real songs courtesy of Warner Music

Facebook is licensing popular songs from Warner Music for a new Slideshow feature that will let users add soundtracks to their photo and video collages. The social network confirms that the update is being tested in Australia this week.

Sybrillo gimbal claims to be the most versatile GoPro accessory yet

Now on Kickstarter, Sybrillo is a three-axis GoPro gimbal that does much more than stabilize shaky footage. Controlled by an easy-to-use smartphone app, it features automated motion control for smooth video and creative time-lapse…

Sony's newest Xperia X member is a phablet with a 16-megapixel selfie camera

Sony just announced a fourth device to its Xperia X lineup -- the Xperia XA Ultra. The 6-inch phablet has a 16-megapixel front-facing camera, paired with optical image stabilization, for selfies.

Can you spot the difference between a pro photographer and a fake?

In this day and age it seems like everyone is a photographer – or claims to be. If you ask most people, they would likely say they could tell the difference between a pro and someone just faking it. Could you?