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.

GoPro takes off with a new foldable Karma drone, Hero5 cam, and more

GoPro has made its biggest announcement to date: the reveal of its highly anticipated Karma drone and new Hero5 cameras with advanced features. The company is also launching a new cloud-based subscription service.

Tips, secrets, and our favorite sites for finding the cheapest plane tickets

Booking plane tickets online is easy, but finding the absolute cheapest airfare requires a little extra work. Try these online resources, tips, and tricks from an experienced traveler.

DxO One camera gets refreshed with new functions and accessories

DxO is releasing a software update that unlocks the Wi-Fi transceiver in the DxO One camera, allowing users to operate it remotely with an iPhone or iPad. DxO also announced new accessories.

Celebrate 100 years of National Parks by exploring them with these apps and gear

It’s been 100 years since the founding of the National Park Service, and we’ve round up the gear to bring along for discovering the beautiful landscapes and to safely get out of them.

30 megapixels, 4K video, and built-in Wi-FI: Canon's 5D Mark IV is here

With a new, 30MP full-frame sensor, 4K video, improved autofocus, and seven frames-per-second continuous shooting, Canon's latest professional DSLR is its most versatile camera yet.

7 tips to save your trip when a tech meltdown grounds your flight

With Delta’s recent computer outage, the trend of technology disrupting air travel – in a bad way – is becoming the norm. Here are 7 ways you can take control of the situation.

Now Boarding

Whether for work or play, today’s traveler needs to stay connected – even at 40,000 feet. From smart hotel rooms to in-flight Wi-Fi, we explore the latest technologies designed to help the modern-day traveler feel at home. We also look…
Product Review

Samsung Gear 360 Review

Stop playing in VR and start creating it with Samsung's Gear 360

Bycle case turns your iPhone into the ultimate bike computer

Bycle is a hard case and app that turns an iPhone into a bike computer. Not only can it provide ride metrics, but it uses the iPhone camera to record POV videos as well. The metrics can overlay onto videos, and be shared.

GoPro LiveVR shows 360-degree view of motorcycle race from rider’s POV

To demonstrate how the Hero4 Black camera could provide unique 360-degree live broadcasts, GoPro created a video that shows its LiveVR technology bringing a new motorcycle racing experience to viewers.

Get outdoors without soaking your circuits using the best waterproof gear

If your travels this summer involve any sort of water activity, bring along gear that can withstand splashes or even dunks – from action cameras to ebook readers and luggage.
Cool Tech

WowWee's new robot dog reacts to different human voices and surroundings

Toymaker WowWee demonstrated its latest robot, CHiP, a pet dog that responds to human interaction, at the 2016 CE Week. Like a real pet, it’s able to react to human actions and responses.