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.
Lensbaby has a new art lens for interchangeable lens cameras that creates dynamic background swirls and vignettes for portrait shots. The new Twist 60 is based on an old lens by Joseph Petzval, and gives portraits a creative blurred…
Wireless providers around the world make a significant amount off international travelers by way of roaming fees. With the right tools, you can stay in touch while keeping fees to a minimum, or even zilch.
Nikon's three-year-old Ambassador program announced four additions, which includes notable photographers in wildlife, commercial, editorial, and sports. These photographers, who are Nikon users, would help the company promote the cameras.
Ricoh is holding its second developers contest, focusing on how the Theta camera platform could be optimized for Internet of Things applications. The developer would win a cash prize and trip to Tokyo.
Sony continues to expand its lineup of full-frame E-mount (mirrorless) lenses. The new 70-300mm is the first E-mount lens to reach 300mm, while the new 50mm f/1.8 is an affordable prime that delivers great bokeh.
Sony's third generation RX10, the Mark III, takes the best of the RX10 II and pairs it with a capable 25x Zeiss lens with optical image stabilization. The lens covers a long focal range, and uses Sony's latest lens technologies.
With a commentary on social behavior, Nikon has launched a new advertising campaign that asks if users simply 'like' or 'love' their photos. Nikon says quality photos can enhance our emotions and passions.
Engineers at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champagne broke a record by delivering the fastest "error free" transfer speeds through fiber-optic wires, to date. The technology is promising for sending big data quickly.
Google is known for making terrific software that's available for free. For professional and enthusiast photographers, the company has just made its suite of advanced photo editing tools, the Nik Collection, gratis.