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.

Adobe Creative Cloud 2015’s big update brings new tools, stock photo service, Android apps

Adobe has unleashed a ton of new tools, performance enhancements, and other features in its Creative Cloud 2015 update. In addition, Adobe is launching a new in-app stock photo service, and is bringing more mobile apps to Android.

Sigma’s 14mm dp Quattro camera to go on sale in July for $999

At the 2015 CP+ camera show in Yokohama, Japan, Sigma is introducing a fourth fixed lens version of its dp Quattro camera series. The 14mm dp0 joins a new versatile 24mm DSLR lens.

Sony’s New A7R Mark II has 42.4MP full-frame BSI sensor, a world’s first

Sony continues to impress its newest A7-series camera, the A7R II. While it's a follow-up to the original A7R, the 42.4-megapixel back-illuminated CMOS sensor, 4K video recording, high-speed autofocus, and more, makes it a completely new…

These vacation-ready cameras defy beaches, backpacks and whatever the road brings

Hitting the road or doing some globetrotting this summer? Bring along the right camera to capture those once-in-a-lifetime vacation memories. Here are some of our current favorites – tried and tested.

Don't miss a beat: Panasonic's G7 lets you snag the perfect still from a 4K clip

Panasonic’s new G7 introduces a new 4K Photo burst mode for capturing high-resolution images out of 4K video, giving users a new way to shoot action.

GoPro’s new entry-level Hero adds LCD, wireless, improved video and photo capture

GoPro has introduced an entry-level Hero action camera that ups the performance and feature set. The new Hero+ LCD includes a rear display, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity options, 8-megapixel photo and 1080p at 60 frames-per-second video…
Cool Tech

8 clever airplane concepts we hope to see on a future flight

Aircraft designers continuously look for ways to improve the flying experience. Here are a few concepts we would like to see in reality.

Google gives free unlimited photo storage to everyone, even iPhone users

Google has announced its anticipated standalone photo management service, Google Photos. Available for Android, iOS, and the Web, Google Photos offers unlimited photo and video storage, as well as intelligent photo management and search.

Western Digital raises portable My Passport drive capacity to 3TB, adds new colors

Western Digital's My Passport Ultra and My Passport for Mac portable hard drives are now available in a 3TB version. The light refresh also includes new colors and accessories.