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Smart camera software can monitor your vital signs just by looking at you

This startup is taking health monitoring tech to the next level with smart camera tech capable of monitoring a person’s vital signs from across the room, without ever touching them.
Photography

More megapixels aren't always better, but did Casio go too far with their camera?

Casio is intentionally coming in last place in the megapixel race -- all in the name of low-light performance. The Casio EX-FR110H is an oddball camera designed to get the most light in dim conditions.
Photography

Tamron is making an image sensor more sensitive than the human eye

Tamron has announced that it is working alongside the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) to develop an image sensor capable of seeing clearly in as little brightness as a star-lit night.
Cool Tech

Look, up in the sky! It’s a kite! It’s a camera! It’s the Fotokite Phi drone!

Launching on Tuesday, Fotokite Phi is a lightweight camera-carrying drone you control like a kite. “Not only is it very accessible from a price perspective, but it works unlike any other drone you’ve seen before," CEO Chris…
Photography

Owner-designed 3D-printed camera lens captures impressive images

Photographer Mathieu Stern turned to 3D printing to fulfill his lifelong dream of creating his very own camera lens. Using 19th-century optics and a custom frame, the lens came to life and captures incredible images.
Photography

Chronos high-speed camera blasts through Kickstarter target in just a few hours

A high-speed camera that can capture footage at a whopping 22,000 frames a second and costs a surprisingly reasonable $2,500 hit its Kickstarter funding target on Wednesday within just a few hours of going live.
Photography

Europe's largest used camera dealer MPB expands to the United States

The largest used camera dealer in Europe just expanded to the U.S. -- MPB offers used sales and trades for cameras, lenses, lights, and more. Could the company's six-month warranty sway more consumers to buy used equipment?
Mobile

Apple may introduce augmented reality functionality into the iPhone’s camera

Apple may be planning to integrate augmented reality capabilities like object recongition and facial detection into the iPhone's camera app. It could roll out in the coming months.
Photography

Hitachi developing a lensless camera that focuses images after they are captured

Hitachi is developing a camera capable of capturing images without a traditional lens design. Its specialized design also enables post-capture focus changes, similar to Lytro cameras.
Photography

How to make the most of your camera’s battery

SLR Lounge put together a helpful video showing off seven tips for making the most of your camera’s battery life. Simplified into one tip, turn off and turn down all unnecessary features.
Photography

We took the Google Pixel and iPhone 7 Plus to France for an epic camera shootout

We took the Google Pixel and the iPhone 7 Plus to France. As reviewers have been claiming the Pixel to be the new smartphone camera king, we wanted to see how it fared against Apple's flagship. Here's a comparison.
Photography

Tales of the camera market’s demise have apparently not been exaggerated

Just as digital point-and-shoot cameras replaced the old boxed disposable film cameras of the past, they have now been replaced by the phones that we carry in our pockets every day.