Photography
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The Lily flying camera is permanently grounded, and refund timing is unclear

After multiple delays, Lily the flying camera now won't ever ship, as the company announced its closure. It will be issuing a refund to over 60,000 pre-order customers after it couldn't fund the product's manufacturing.
Photography

Grading for grit: How colorists conveyed the emotion of a social justice movement

Colorists at Post Factory NY used DaVinci Resolve to grade a documentary about the Ferguson protests, but their main goal was simply to stay out of the way.
Photography

This photo app uses VR to help you plan your shots — and it’s now cross-platform

Need to know just where the Milky Way will be in the sky, to scout a location or calculate depth of field? PhotoPills, previously available on iOS, is now on Android.
Photography

Hey photographers, AI is helping editors determine which photos make the cut

Stock photography company Dreamstime is now using AI to help get images through the submission process faster. The program flags potential problems before they even reach a human editor.
Photography

MCNEX’s first consumer smart camera isn’t that smart

The Eyeclon E1 from South Korea’s MCNEX is a smart home camera that merely handles the basics, without so much as a shred of refinement. On the plus side, it’s affordable.
Photography

Expand your horizons: Learn how to shoot panoramic images from start to finish

Your excuses for not learning how to shoot panoramic images end now because we have a great beginners video that goes through the entire process. It's the perfect resource for anyone looking to try out panoramic imagery.
Photography

Action cameras for $70? This unit uses old Sony tech to achieve a budget price

The MGCool Explorer and Explorer IS take budget cameras to the extreme, so what's included for that $70 price point? 4K is still there -- if you don't mind using sensor technology that's already five years old.
Photography

GoPro cuts another 200 jobs, but still expects to deliver the Hero6 on time

GoPro continues their restructuring plans with another 270 layoffs, but says the reduced workforce won't impact the product roadmap. The announcement also comes with a more confident estimate for stock holders.
Photography

Re-imagine Imagine Dragons’ ‘Believer’ for a chance at $25,000 from Adobe Premiere Pro

Adobe Premiere Pro is turning 25 -- and to celebrate, the company is hosting a video editing contest with Imagine Dragons. The best re-imagined edit will win $25,000 from the judging panel including the band itself.
Cool Tech

If it takes off, this tiny quadcopter could be something special

The diminutive Kudrone looks like it could be an amazing bit of kit, with the mini quadcopter promising a slew of features at a decent price point. Shipping is set to start in August 2017.
Photography

Famous photographer explains camera noise and how can you harness it

What is camera noise? Why do you hear people talking about it, and how is it different from film grain? This video talks about what camera noise is, how you can avoid it, and how you can harness it in your photography.
Photography

Just how good are drone cameras? Not very, according to DxOMark

The third-party company that ranks camera sensors with software is now looking at drone cameras -- and the results cover a wide range -- from drones on par with a semi-pro mirrorless to cheap drones with smartphone quality.