Photography

The World’s Best Destinations For Travel Photography In 2017 – Forbes

Monday, January 23, 2017

All indications for 2017 is that it’s going to be a big travel year on a global scale. With a few exceptions most countries’ economies have stabilized from the Great Recession, global stock markets continue to beat all-time records, and the uncertainty of the U.S. Presidential election is over. Photography and image capture technology also continue to evolve at a mind-bending pace. A basic iPhone or Android can do today…

Custom High-Speed Camera Films ‘Sonic Boom’ of Light for the First … – Gizmodo

Monday, January 23, 2017

Image: Jinyang Liang and Lihong V. Wang Scientists have finally filmed what’s known as a “sonic boom” being created by light. But the breakthrough with the most immediate potential may be the camera itself. The explosive sound that is normally associated with a sonic boom occurs when an object goes faster than the speed of sound. An object that breaks the sound barrier is pushing the surrounding air away and…

The World’s Best Destinations For Travel Photography In 2017 – Forbes

Monday, January 23, 2017

All indications for 2017 is that it’s going to be a big travel year on a global scale. With a few exceptions most countries’ economies have stabilized from the Great Recession, global stock markets continue to beat all-time records, and the uncertainty of the U.S. Presidential election is over. Photography and image capture technology also continue to evolve at a mind-bending pace. A basic iPhone or Android can do today…

Custom High-Speed Camera Films ‘Sonic Boom’ of Light for the First Time – Gizmodo

Monday, January 23, 2017

Image: Jinyang Liang and Lihong V. Wang Scientists have finally filmed what’s known as a “sonic boom” being created by light. But the breakthrough with the most immediate potential may be the camera itself. The explosive sound that is normally associated with a sonic boom occurs when an object goes faster than the speed of sound. An object that breaks the sound barrier is pushing the surrounding air away and…

Bush Photographer on Trump Team Short List for White House Photographer – Breitbart News

Monday, January 23, 2017

SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Shealah Craighead, a photographer for the White House during George W. Bush’s administration, is on the Trump team’s short list for chief White House photographer. Craighead photographed Trump at the inaugural balls Friday night, and those in the photography community suspect she is going to be Trump’s pick, CNN reported. SIGN UP FOR OUR NEWSLETTER Press secretary Sean Spicer said Saturday that Trump has not…

The World’s Best Destinations For Travel Photography In 2017 – Forbes

Monday, January 23, 2017

All indications for 2017 is that it’s going to be a big travel year on a global scale. With a few exceptions most countries’ economies have stabilized from the Great Recession, global stock markets continue to beat all-time records, and the uncertainty of the U.S. Presidential election is over. Photography and image capture technology also continue to evolve at a mind-bending pace. A basic iPhone or Android can do today…

Which connected camera is best for your smart home? – CNET – CNET

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Want to see the future of car technology? Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Ultrafast Camera Captures ‘Sonic Booms’ of Light for First Time – Seeker

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Just as aircraft flying at supersonic speeds create cone-shaped sonic booms, pulses of light can leave behind cone-shaped wakes of light. Now, a superfast camera has captured the first-ever video of these events. The new technology used to make this discovery could one day allow scientists to help watch neurons fire and image live activity in the brain, researchers say. When an object moves through air, it propels the air…

Arecont Vision® Releases MicroDome® Duo Compact Twin-Sensor … – Yahoo Finance

Sunday, January 22, 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Arecont Vision®, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the expansion of the compact MicroDome® ultra-low profile true day/night camera family with the release of its dual-sensor MicroDome Duo series. Arecont Vision will be demonstrating MicroDome Duo at Intersec 2017, in the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, January 22-24, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full…

Arecont Vision® Releases MicroDome® Duo Compact Twin-Sensor Megapixel Camera Series – Yahoo Finance

Sunday, January 22, 2017

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Arecont Vision®, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the expansion of the compact MicroDome® ultra-low profile true day/night camera family with the release of its dual-sensor MicroDome Duo series. Arecont Vision will be demonstrating MicroDome Duo at Intersec 2017, in the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, January 22-24, 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the full…

Photography lessons – Times Bulletin

Sunday, January 22, 2017

On Thursday, Jan. 12, the Van Wert Area Photography Club opened its doors to anyone having questions about their camera, how to use it, or photography in general. Rick and Bev Boroff of rural Van Wert took advantage of the invitation and got a wealth of facts and tips from the club members. With a ratio of 3 to 1, there was no lack of advice and comments directed to…

Photography lessons – Times Bulletin

Sunday, January 22, 2017

On Thursday, Jan. 12, the Van Wert Area Photography Club opened its doors to anyone having questions about their camera, how to use it, or photography in general. Rick and Bev Boroff of rural Van Wert took advantage of the invitation and got a wealth of facts and tips from the club members. With a ratio of 3 to 1, there was no lack of advice and comments directed to…

Trump team closing in on White House photographer – Jan. 21, 2017 – CNNMoney

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Photographer Shealah Craighead took this picture of former First Lady Laura Bush in 2008 when Uno, that year’s Westminster Best in Show winner, was introduced at the White House. Shealah Craighead is in the running to become Donald Trump’s chief White House photographer. Craighead previously worked in the White House during the George W. Bush administration. She photographed Trump at the inaugural balls on Friday night, and the photography world…

Trump team closing in on White House photographer who worked with Bushes – CNNMoney

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Photographer Shealah Craighead took this picture of former First Lady Laura Bush in 2008 when Uno, that year’s Westminster Best in Show winner, was introduced at the White House. Shealah Craighead is in the running to become Donald Trump’s chief White House photographer. Craighead previously worked in the White House during the George W. Bush administration. She photographed Trump at the inaugural balls on Friday night, and the photography world…

White Nationalist Richard Spencer Punched In The Face On Camera – Huffington Post

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Spencer is the head of the National Policy Institute, a white nationalist “research and educational” foundation. He’s also credited with coming up with the term “alt right” in an attempt to rebrand white nationalism, presumably to make it sound less like an extremist, racist hate movement.

Canon EOS M5 review – Digital Trends

Saturday, January 21, 2017

The EOS M5 made waves in the photo industry when it was announced last fall. It was a ray of light for enthusiasts and Canon fans who had long hoped for a serious mirrorless offering from the company. Unlike earlier EOS M cameras, the M5 doesn’t skimp on tech, using the same 24MP APS-C sensor and dual-pixel autofocus system from the acclaimed EOS 80D DSLR. For everything it brings to…

Quixey alums launch Sigma, a platform to bring merits and certifications online – TechCrunch

Friday, January 20, 2017

A new company named Sigma, founded by alumni of mobile app search engine Quixey, aims to take records and certifications currently trapped in the analog world and bring them online. To do so, the company has raised $4.35 million in seed funding from Andreessen Horowitz and other investors. The idea originated in late 2014, during a scuba trip in Belize that Sigma cofounder and president Tomer Kagan took with several friends. Each of them was…

Canon looks to widen presence in non-metros in India – Economic Times

Friday, January 20, 2017

NEW DELHI: Japanese imaging product major Canon is looking to widen presence in non-metros in India and betting on its medical imaging systems and security and surveillance camera products for expansion in the next 10 years. Cannon, which has acquired Sweden’s Axis Communications to expand into video surveillance, expects that it would play a big role in this segment along with its Milestone Systems, a provider of open platform video…

Leica Debuts Its New M10 Camera and, Yep, It’s Gorgeous – WIRED

Friday, January 20, 2017

Get your financier on the horn and start counting those doubloons, because there’s a new Leica camera on the scene. The Leica M10 rangefinder, which boasts a new 24-megapixel full-frame sensor, is a stills-only camera. It’s a bit slimmer than its venerable predecessor, the Leica M. If you were hoping this was the first full-frame Leica rangefinder to cost less than $50, no dice. Like all the other Leicas in…

Car ‘driving erratically’ before smashing into Melbourne crowd caught on camera (VIDEOS) – RT

Friday, January 20, 2017

READ MORE: 4 dead, 20 injured after car rams into pedestrians in Melbourne, Australia A number of other videos, showing the rogue red car “driving erratically,” as described by the police, have also emerged. One video shows the red car, driving in circles at an intersection, while pedestrians and drivers watch the rogue driver leaning out of the car window and shouting something. Police officers try to stop the car, and…