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7 camera care tips to keep your DSLR or mirrorless camera working for the next decade

Hillary Grigonis/Digital Trends A good camera makes for a pricey investment, especially if it’s a DSLR or mirrorless model with a collection of lenses you’ve built around it. And yet, too often we treat our expensive gear as if it was a disposal camera we picked up at Walgreens. If you want your camera and […]

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Nikon D3400 vs. Canon T6: What’s the best budget DSLR?

Previous Next Entry-level DSLRs often offer the best photos at the sub-$ 500 price point. The sensors are larger, they shoot in RAW, the battery life is excellent, and the ability to swap lenses offers versatility and expansion into the future. But the Nikon D3400 and Canon EOS Rebel T6 stand neck-and-neck at identical price […]

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Photography News: This budget brand is developing a 4G mirrorless camera

Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photography News of the Week is all the news you might have missed this week, published on the weekends. Alongside the biggest stories of the week, like Flickr’s big changes, Panasonic’s organic sensor camera, and a one-handed Photoshop […]

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Flickr just expanded Pro tools — but free users may have to delete some photos

Flickr no longer offers free users a free terabyte of space. Prykhodov / 123RF After Flickr changed hands earlier this year, moving from Yahoo to SmugMug, photographers no longer have to wonder what changes, exactly, are in store for the photography platform. On Thursday, November 1, Flickr launched a slew of improvements including enhanced image optimization, […]

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EU Testing AI Lie Detectors at Border Crossings

Border control checkpoints in the European Union are testing AI-based lie-detector technology to ferret out those trying to cross the border illegally. The system, which has the clunky name of “iBorderCtrl,” is funded by the EU and is intended “to deliver more efficient and secure land border crossings to facilitate the work of border guards […]

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GoPro’s video stabilization technology is so good, an eagle can use it

[embedded content] Who needs a drone for cool aerial shots when an eagle can do an even better job? OK, taking on responsibility for a bird of prey in order to satisfy your desire for dramatic drone shots does seem a little extreme, so we’ll ditch that idea. Instead, sit back and enjoy the spectacular […]

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From the road to your wrist, see how Android has evolved over the past 10 years

Ronan Glon/Digital Trends Android started out as a mobile operating system, but over the 10 years since it came to market, it has become so much more. Forks of Android now act as Google’s operating system across a wide variety of different form factors, from automobiles to smartwatches. Because it’s open source — freely available […]

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This vintage-inspired instant camera only requires film and creativity

Previous Next Carbon Carbon Carbon The Escura Instant 60s strips photography down to the absolute essentials for a vintage-inspired camera that doesn’t need batteries. And if you don’t mind a little modern battery power, the camera can be paired with an external, off-camera flash with a matching vintage atheistic. The Escura works without electronics, thanks […]

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The sleek, wooden body of the Ondu III pinhole is as inspiring as the photos

Previous Next The camera market is filled with materials from plastic to magnesium alloy but the Ondu III is made (mostly) from wood. Returning after two successful Kickstarters, Ondu is back with a new series of wood pinhole cameras and it’s hard to tell what looks better, the images or the camera. The Ondu III […]

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Organic sensors jump out of the lab and into Panasonic’s upcoming 8K camera

Panasonic Japan Organic image sensors are no longer just an idea inside research labs — Panasonic just announced the world’s first 8K organic sensor in the AK-SHB 810. The camera realizes the potential of organic sensors by capturing a wider dynamic range and eliminating rolling shutter distortion by using a global shutter. Organic doesn’t mean […]

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This Red Sox fan had his $650 World Series ticket stolen via Instagram

Muhammed Selim Korkutata/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Robbie Johnson was so excited about getting a ticket for a World Series game that he posted a photo a photo of it on Instagram. But when the Boston Red Sox fan arrived at Fenway Park for last week’s Game 2 against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Johnson discovered that the […]

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Photography News: Filter your drone; outfit a Sony with its smallest ultra-wide

Tiffen NATural ND kit for DJI Tiffen Afraid of missing out on the latest photo industry news while you’re out, well, actually taking pictures? Photography News of the Week is all the news you might have missed this week, published on the weekends. Alongside the biggest stories of the week, like the new Leica M10-D […]

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Best camera accessories for your new DSLR or mirrorless system

Cameras nowadays seem to have every feature baked into them, but sometimes it can help to have a few extra tools on hand to both protect your gear and push to its fullest potential. To help get you started on your photographic endeavors, we’ve rounded up some of the must-have accessories for your kit, whether […]

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Readers' Choice Awards 2018: Digital Cameras and Camcorders

Smartphone companies are doing everything they can to drag you away from your digital camera. They have made tremendous strides in photo and video quality, especially when you look at top models such as the recently introduced Apple iPhone XS, Google Pixel 3, and the Samsung Galaxy S9. But despite their improvements, the best dedicated […]

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Google’s Night Sight turns blurry late-night photos into Instagram gold

Julian Chokkattu/Digital Trends Google’s Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL smartphones take amazing photographs, but a feature coming soon will radically improve low-light pictures via artificial intelligence. It’s called Night Sight, and it uses A.I. and the Pixel’s HDR+ processing to dramatically boost colors and brightness for photos captured in super-dark environments. Night Sight is […]