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There is now a flying surveillance drone for … your home

Cardinal Robotics has developed a new drone designed to keep an eye on your home both while you're inside and while you're away. It weighs under two pounds and contains a 14-megapixel camera capable of shooting full 1080p video.
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The Booq Slimpack is the perfect camera bag for minimalists 2:40

The Booq Slimpack is more than a premium camera bag. With simple yet rugged design it'll pack in all of your camera gear and keep it safe no matter what mother nature throws at you.
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Video shows Yi 4K action cam's image stabilization outperforms GoPro Hero 4 Black Edition's

YouTuber OneLoneDork put the $250 Yi 4K Action Cam up against GoPro's $450 flagship Hero 4 Black edition camera to see whose digital-image stabilization technology is better.
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Think your photo is unique? PicsArt’s new AI shows you similar images

Think your photo is unique? PicsArt's new Similar Images search feature could help confirm (or deny) that belief by using artificial intelligence to find other photos with the same subject or even color scheme.
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Latest version of Camera MX app brings live photos to Android for the first time

The latest version of the popular, all-in-one Camera MX app adds Apple Live Photos-style image capture, a first for the Android platform. A host of real-time filters and other features were also added with the update.
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Watching Pyrex explode from temperature shock at 28,546 FPS is absolutely fascinating

This is what happens when Pyrex jugs are forced to undergo an extreme change in temperature: first being heated with a blow torch and then subjected to ice water. All at 343,000 frames per second, natch!
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Tag, you’re it! Shutterstock’s app now suggests keywords using AI

Shutterstock has updated its iOS companion app with a new feature that uses artificial intelligence to automatically suggest a collection of keywords for photographers to add to images.
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Canon’s latest all-in-one inkjets print directly from social media, cloud storage

Printers may seem like basic technology, but Canon is adding both efficiency and functionality with its latest options. From printing directly from social media and cloud accounts to improved yields, the Maxima printers offer a range of…
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Incredible AI app can ‘repaint’ photos to look like it was composed by famous artists

Prisma, a free, Russian-made photo app, allows users to customize their images by feeding photos through an artificial intelligence that "repaints" them in the style of great artists like Van Gogh, Munch, and Picasso.
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‘Paint’ walls a different color with this simple Photoshop trick

Aaron Nace of Phlearn breaks down how you can change the colors of walls in photographs using a few simple steps in Photoshop. With the help of selection tools and a few adjustment layers, you can easily turn your brown walls…
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Samyang makes good on its promise, announces first of 5 new lenses

Last week Samyang teased five new lenses, which would be announced in five consecutive weeks starting July 18. The Korean optics company made good on the promise on Monday when it unveiled the Xeen 135mm t/2.2 lens.
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Could Olympus’ new patented focusing tech end the DSLR vs. mirrorless debate?

If mirrorless cameras could focus just as fast as DSLRs, would that end the debate over which is better? A patent filed by Olympus would allow its mirrorless lenses to both lose some weight and gain some serious autofocus speed.