Les Shu

Les Shu

As the photography editor for Digital Trends, I bring with me more than a decade of tech and lifestyle journalism experience. I have written for a variety publications that include Laptop, Men's Fitness, Computer Shopper, More, Best Life, and Men's Journal. My approach to tech is simple: Highlighting the best products that are easy to use with the most bang for your buck. On the side, I am an airline nerd who enjoys building Lego sets.
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Photography

Photoshop Fix among new design tools announced at Adobe’s MAX conference

At its annual MAX Conference, Adobe is introducing two new apps, including Photoshop Fix that was teased during Apple's iPad Pro keynote. Adobe is also announcing updates across its lineup as well as new services, like Adobe Portfolio.
Photography

Netgear’s ReadyNAS storage drives utilize ‘port trunking’ to achieve super-fast speeds

Designed for power users like photographers, video editors, and media enthusiasts, Netgear says its new ReadyNAS 212 and 214 network-attached storage drives are the fastest available.
Photography

Google Photos adds Chromecast support, album sharing, refined searching

At its September 29 event, Google announced the biggest update to Google Photos since its launch. Users can now easily share albums, send photos to Chromecast, and better organize and search photos using machine learning.
Cool Tech

Holograms! Space! The future of travel you imagine much closer than you think

A recently conducted survey asked 1,000 Americas what they thought the future of travel might look like. The results include virtual concierges, extreme hotels, and space travel.
Photography

CyberLink’s latest photo and video editing software tout pro features with ease of use

CyberLink's latest versions of its Director photo and video editing software adds several pro features into an easy to use interface for beginners, hobbyists, and even pros. New features include action cam editing, audio sync, and "beauty"…
Photography

Olympus gives new love to E-M1, E-M5 II cameras via firmware updates

For owners of Olympus' O-MD E-M1 and E-M5 Mark II cameras, upcoming firmware updates will add new features. These include focus bracketing for depth-of-field images with greater area of focus, and other enhancements to photos and videos.
Photography

Sony adds 14-bit uncompressed RAW, 5-axis stabilization, to high-sensitivity A7S II camera

The latest Mark II variant in its A7 series of full-frame mirrorless cameras, Sony's A7S II retains its high 409,600 ISO, but has improved video recording specs like in-camera 4K and Full HD slo-mo, and 5-axis stabilization.