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Mobile

The unique lens design on this camera kit promises better photos from your iPhone

This isn’t the first lens kit for the iPhone’s camera we’ve seen, but it does promise something others don’t — considerably better image quality thanks to a free form lens design, a first for this type of product.
Photography

What not to do when you are testing a rig with a $70,000-plus camera on it

A camera operator attending CineGear this past weekend learned the hard way what not to do when testing out a camera stabilizer with a $70,000+ camera on it. This video shows the actions that likely resulted in substantial…
Photography

Set your camera down in style: Gear Mat aimed at keeping it safe, clean

A Gear Mat is a small piece of leather designed to be easily carried in a pocket and placed on any surface to provide a safe, yet stylish spot for your camera to sit.
Photography

Meet the camera that shows you a stranger’s images instead of your own

A French artist and engineer has created a wacky Raspberry Pi-powered camera that not only doesn't show you the image you took, but instead display someone else's from Google Image search.
Cool Tech

61N is the camera that can compete with Narrative Clip 2

Devices require much our attention, but small cameras that don't require much attention are gaining momentum. 61N is one such camera and it looks like it might be able to put up a fight against Narrative.
Cool Tech

3D motion technology lets wheelchair users move with the wink of an eye

Researchers from Brazil may have a solution for physically challenged adults that will make it easier for them to get around in a wheelchair. Instead of a joystick, researchers have added motion control that allows them to move with a wink…
Photography

RemoteCam lets you wirelessly trigger your iPhone camera with flick of the wrist

While the Apple Watch is capable of controlling an iPhone's camera remotely, it's relatively basic. A new app called RemoteCam gives you greater control, and it lets you quickly take a photo with a snap of your wrist.
Computing

Microsoft pushes Windows Hello with latest Surface driver updates

Although camera updates for the Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 might nit seem important, they should improve the function of Windows Hello, which has proven an important security consideration for those moving beyond passwords.
Cool Tech

One-of-a-kind electric ‘cycle cam’ bike helped film Deadpool’s flashiest scenes

A one of a kind 'cycle cam' helped film some of Deadpool's most exciting motorcycle chase scenes. About 150 pounds of equipment was mounted on a fully electric ZF9 motorbike so stunt driver Regis Harrington could capture the…
Photography

Tight on space? Here are 3 ways to offload photos from your iPhone 3:23

You have so many photos on your iPhone, but phones break and it is time to back up those pictures to your computer. Here is a list of few different methods to transfer those selfies and other cherished memories.
Computing

Disney agrees to use Nokia’s OZO camera for VR content related to its movies

Nokia and The Walt Disney Studios have reached an agreement for the latter to use Nokia's new OZO virtual reality camera to make movie-related content. The OZO VR camera launched back in November for professionals here in the States…
Computing

Sony’s higher-resolution sensor spices up Raspberry Pi’s camera module

The Raspberry Pi's optional camera sensor accessory finally received an upgrade to Sony's IMX219 mobile device sensor, offering 8.08 million active pixels for the same $25 price tag. The previous board only provided a 5MP camera sensor…