Extreme climber Dean Potter loves BASE jumping and his dog, so he brought his pet for a glide on his wing-suit after jumping off a Swiss mountain from 13,000 feet.
Two years ago, a Canadian man became shipwrecked and lost his digital camera at sea. Miraculously, the camera was recently recovered with its memory card intact, and is now back in the hands of its owner.
New York-based NewViewWear looks to launch a line of smart apparel, which includes a versatile camera that shoots HD video and 5-megapixel stills. The camera has a dedicated pocket in the clothes, but can be removed and used on its own.
An Iranian court order adds Instagram to a growing list of banned social media apps, which includes Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, due to "privacy issues." However, many high-level leaders continue to use social media for their own purposes.
Nest Labs, a division of Google, has an interest in moving into home security by buying Dropcam, a home monitoring service that streams video via a Wi-Fi connection.
An updated version of Canon's popular 7D DSLR could be on the way, according to rumor sites. New claims suggest Canon will give select photographers prototypes of camera at the World Cup tournament in Brazil, with an official debut at Photokina.
In this short video, professional photographer Alastair Bird demonstrates that analog instant photography is still alive as he uses a modified Polaroid camera to capture images.
Dropbox adds to its list of acquired photo apps with the purchase of Bubbli, a 3D imaging app that creates unique 360-degree panoramic photos called "bubbles."
A French company called Giroptic looks to put a fresh spin on panoramic cameras with the rugged 360cam. It shoots 1080p video and images with a 360-degree view, supports the Oculus Rift VR system, and can plug into a light socket.
Google Stories is a new tool that automatically creates personalized slideshows out of your photos and videos. Stories includes maps of places you've visited, and you can share the link with friends and family instantly.
The Readyaction mounts attach a smartphone or tablet device to your body, turning your mobile device into a POV camera. It allows you to shoot action videos without having to invest in a dedicated action camera.
Josh Haner discovered TV journalists had the ability to live stream content wirelessly, so he created a backpack that allows photographers to do the same. With a Linux-based computer and four cellular modems onboard, Haner could send images immediately to the…
Nikon has released a short video explaining its new fluorine coating, which is able to repel all types of dirt and moisture from lenses like the new Nikkor 400mm f/2.8 lens.
Booq's updated Boa Flow Graphite camera bag offers the roving photographer more storage and safety than its predecessor. The bag accommodates a DSLR, lenses, mobile devices, and a notebook up to 17 inches.
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office awarded Amazon with the "Studio Arrangement" patent, which describes the technique of shooting subjects against a white backdrop. The problem is, photographers of all skill levels already do this, so it isn't truly new.