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.
Articles
Photography

Bubl Technology says 360-degree camera now in hands of all early adopters

The Bublcam is a small 360-degree spherical camera that lets you capture panoramic photos and videos similar to Google Street View. After a successful Kickstarter campaign, the company announced all pre-orders have been shipped to…
Movies & TV

Japan’s ANA unveils two new ‘Star Wars’ liveries in addition to R2-D2 Boeing 787

Japan's All Nippon Airways has unveiled two new Star Wars-themed liveries, part of a five-year promotional campaign with Disney's Star Wars franchise. The new designs join a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner with a R2-D2 livery unveiled earlier.
Product Review

GoPro Hero Session Review

GoPro's tiny Session lives in the shadow of its big brothers
Product Review

Fujifilm FinePix s9900W Review

Zoom across town with Fujifilm's 50x S9900W
Business

Clean air, dirty screens, hidden outlets, and more little-known air travel secrets

Did you know you can pay for a flight using bitcoin, or that headphones can make airplane food taste better? Here are things you may not know (but you now do) about air travel.
Photography

Stock photo startup Snapwire explores mini-IPO filing under new regulations

Like all startups, Snapwire, the on-demand stock photo agency, needs to raise funds to grow. Its CEO, Chad Newell, is currently exploring the potential of a mini IPO, thanks to changes to securities regulations.
Photography

Nikon’s 3 new pro lenses include affordable super-telephoto and prime

Nikon is adding three new pro/enthusiast FX-format lenses to its lineup, including an affordable super-telephoto and a fast prime lens. Two lenses also introduce a new electronic aperture control for high-speed photography.
Photography

Hate buying ink? Epson will save you 2 years of refills with new EcoTank printers

Epson is bringing its EcoTank ink system stateside. EcoTank printers have a ink reservoir compartment that can be refilled using affordable ink bottles. The inks last up to two years, but the printers cost more to purchase.