TrailScape and SidePath, two light bags for adventure-seeking photographers

MindShift created two new lightweight camera bags with minimalist outdoor photographers in mind, the TrailScape and the SidePath. These two bags are oriented toward adventure photographers who want to be light on their feet.

Live infographic shows the most-used cameras and lenses worldwide

Photo search engine ExploreCams has created an all new infographic showing off the 50 most-used cameras and lens combinations using metadata gathered from more than 12 million photographs shared online.

The next-gen Apple Watch could have gesture controls and biometric authentication

The Apple Watch 2 may not have been that much of a change, but if these new patents are anything to go by, the third-gen device will be drastically different from the Apple Watch Series 1 and Series 2.

The Blink home security system offers peace of mind at a price you can afford

Meet Blink, branded as the "ultra-affordable, wire-free, smart HD home monitoring and alert system." First launched late in 2015, the Blink system is completely wireless and battery-operated to help homeowners stay vigilant.

Meet the 35mm camera crafted entirely by a 3D printer — including the lens

Creative appetite not quenched by analog photography? Try crafting your own camera using these 3D-printing designs. Digital designer Amos Dudley recently shared his working 35mm film camera, created entirely through 3D printing.

Nest emphasizes style and safety with new thermostat colors, security camera features

Your smart home is about to get a lot sexier. And safer, too. It's all thanks to some upgrades by Nest involving both the smart thermostat and their line of security cameras.

DxO One camera gets refreshed with new functions and accessories

DxO is releasing a software update that unlocks the Wi-Fi transceiver in the DxO One camera, allowing users to operate it remotely with an iPhone or iPad. DxO also announced new accessories.

Spare your camera gear from rain and snow with this extremely cheap trick

Photographer Benjamin Jaworskyj shows how a simple plastic bag and a rubber band can be used to protect your camera gear for less than a dollar, eliminating the need to carry around those heavy plastic protectors.
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The Kinect might not make great games, but it makes great music videos

It's difficult to name more than a handful of half-way decent Kinect games, but now you can point to a music video as a great source of artistic beauty that's only possible because of the Xbox camera.

Nokia drops the price of its Ozo virtual reality camera by $15K

After selling its mobile business to Microsoft two years ago, Nokia is reintroducing itself with great fanfare with the debut of the Ozo professional VR camera. And now, they're dropping the price by $15K.

Pilot's camera lodges in controls, causes plane to drop 4,400 feet in 27 seconds

A military pilot is facing severe consequences after his personal camera lodged in the flight controls, causing the plane he was piloting to fall 4,400 feet in less than 30 seconds.
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Researchers develop always-on camera that only responds to certain gestures

Smartphone, smartwatch and now smart camera? A group from Georgia Tech is developing a camera that responds to certain gestures. The switch could allow for solar motion detection cameras that never need a new battery.