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.

Instagram gets strict on nudity and harassment policy, clarifies what is and isn’t

Instagram has revised its community guidelines with stricter language regarding nudity and harassment. While the social network still prohibits them, it clarifies what can and can't be uploaded.

Photography

Fujifilm X-series cameras get fast, premium 16mm lens option

Fujifilm's new 16mm wide-angle prime lens is ideal for landscape, travel, and street photographers who shoot low-light, macro, and bokeh images. The lens is designed to be weather- and dust-resistant.

Photography

VideoBlocks offers unlimited use of stock videos, adds premium content marketplace

VideoBlocks is a subscription-based stock video service that gives unlimited access to high-quality footage. The company just opened a new marketplace where users can buy premium content, as well as contribute videos for 100-percent profit.

Photography

From pocket projectors to inflatable luggage, travel gadgets just got smarter

More connected than ever, today’s travellers require gear that’s just as smart or efficient as their mobile devices. Here are some of our new favorites.

Business

Imgur makes it easy to repost memes with new embed code option

A simple new feature from Imgur makes it fast and easy to repost an image on a blog or website. The new embed code option also properly attributes the photo to its original owner.

Photography

Apple revamps photo management app for Mac, here’s what’s new

Among the features in the latest update to Mac OS X is a photo-management software, simply called Photos. The application replaces iPhoto and Aperture, but combines the features from both.

Photography

Photojojo’s cheeky app turns iPhones into disposable cameras you keep

Photojojo, purveyor of fun photography gear, launches a new iPhone app that mimics a disposable camera. Each virtual camera roll has 27 shots that you can't preview or edit, and are automatically sent for "processing."

Photography

Watch a plane get put together in a few minutes in our favorite time-lapse videos

Ever watched a plane get assembled or repainted? Or, experienced a flight from San Francisco to Tokyo? They aren't enjoyable in real life, but these awesome time-lapse videos make the boredom of air travel actually enjoyable.

Photography

National Park Service launches digital kiosk to promote 407 parks, landmarks

In advance of the National Park Service's 100th birthday, the NPS unveiled an interactive kiosk that connects people virtually with parks and monuments.

Cool Tech

Adobe’s new visual storytelling app helps you easily create impactful websites

Slate is a new, easy-to-use iPad storytelling app from Adobe designed to help users create visually stunning websites for presentations such as newsletters, book reports, and even magazines.

Photography