Photography

This $20 security camera is aiming for the Nest Cam’s throne – TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

When the Nest Cam — or the Dropcam, as it was known back then — was first introduced, it was something of a game changer. A security camera that just… worked. Plug it in, get it on WiFi, and you’re set. Nowadays, the Nest Cam stands in a more crowded arena. Logitech, Netgear, Samsung, and most of the other big names all have their own comparable offerings, all racing to…

WyzeCam Is The Affordable Smart Home Camera You’ve Been Saving Your Pennies For – Forbes

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Wyzecam Wyzecam If Billy Mays was still alive and sold smart home tech, he’d be shouting at you about the WyzeCam from Wyze Labs. When it comes to smart tech products there is usually a misconception that more expensive means better. The WyzeCam is a fully functional smart home camera for the low, low price of $20. This thing doesn’t cost more than what you’d consider the price point for…

The Pixel 2 XL’s camera makes the iPhone 8 Plus’ camera seem flawed – Business Insider

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Hollis Johnson/Business Insider It’s pretty amazing that a tiny smartphone camera lens can produce photos almost as good as bigger and heavier dedicated cameras. I’ve just tested the cameras on two of the top smartphones you can buy right now — Apple’s iPhone 8 Plus and Google’s Pixel 2 XL — and they both take great photos. More than ever before, they’re narrowing the gap between smartphone cameras and expensive…

Vimeo and Livestream integrate following acquisition, launch a new live event camera, Mevo Plus – TechCrunch

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

IAC-owned video streaming site Vimeo and Livestream today are announcing their first product integrations today, following Vimeo’s acquisition of Livestream’s live video streaming platform, as well as debuting a new version of Livestream’s pocket-sized live event camera, the Mevo Plus. The acquisition was finalized on October 18, after being announced publicly last month. It seems the two companies aren’t wasting time joining forces. The new Mevo Plus camera offers users faster…

Terry Richardson: Photographer dropped by Conde Nast International – BBC News

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Terry Richardson has also directed music videos for stars including Beyonce and Miley Cyrus Fashion photographer Terry Richardson will no longer work with top magazines including Vogue and Glamour after being dropped by Conde Nast International. Staff at the media group were told the move had immediate effect. Richardson has previously faced accusations about the treatment of models but always denied any exploitation or…

Canon raises annual profit forecast on growing demand for OLED equipment – Reuters

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Canon Inc hiked its annual profit forecast for the third time on Tuesday on the back of expanding demand for “business-to-business” products from surveillance cameras to organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen production equipment. Canon, which also makes copiers and printers, forecast operating profit to soar by more than half to 350 billion yen ($3 billion) for the year through December as capital expenditure by manufacturers grows….

iPhone X or iPhone 8? Price, size, camera all factor in your buying decision – ZDNet

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Video: Face ID won’t forget you – even if you get a new hairdo As the chart below shows, you can spend as little as $349 for a base model iPhone SE, or spend as much as $1149 for a fully-equipped bleeding-edge iPhone X. Earlier this year, my wife donated her 6s Plus to me as an extra 4K camera, and bought an SE. She found the physical size of…

Macphun is Making a Lightroom Rival: Here’s a Peek at What’s … – PetaPixel (blog)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A day after Adobe announced the new Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC, Macphun began teasing the fact that it’s currently building a competitor to Lightroom. It’ll be a photo manager that’ll work with both hard drives and the cloud. The short video above is a sneak peek. The digital asset manager (DAM) will be built into Macphun’s Luminar photo editing app, which is now available for Windows in addition…

Canon hikes profit outlook on demand for surveillance cameras, OLED production gear – Reuters

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s Canon Inc hiked its annual profit forecast for the third time on Tuesday on the back of expanding demand for “business-to-business” products from surveillance cameras to organic light-emitting diode (OLED) screen production equipment. Canon, which also makes copiers and printers, forecast operating profit to soar by more than half to 350 billion yen ($3 billion) for the year through December as capital expenditure by manufacturers grows….

Macphun is Making a Lightroom Rival: Here’s a Peek at What’s Coming – PetaPixel (blog)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A day after Adobe announced the new Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC, Macphun began teasing the fact that it’s currently building a competitor to Lightroom. It’ll be a photo manager that’ll work with both hard drives and the cloud. The short video above is a sneak peek. The digital asset manager (DAM) will be built into Macphun’s Luminar photo editing app, which is now available for Windows in addition…

Macphun is Making a Lightroom Rival: Here’s a Peek at What’s Coming – PetaPixel (blog)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A day after Adobe announced the new Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC, Macphun began teasing the fact that it’s currently building a competitor to Lightroom. It’ll be a photo manager that’ll work with both hard drives and the cloud. The short video above is a sneak peek. The digital asset manager (DAM) will be built into Macphun’s Luminar photo editing app, which is now available for Windows in addition…

Macphun is Making a Lightroom Rival: Here’s a Peek at What’s Coming – PetaPixel (blog)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A day after Adobe announced the new Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC, Macphun began teasing the fact that it’s currently building a competitor to Lightroom. It’ll be a photo manager that’ll work with both hard drives and the cloud. The short video above is a sneak peek. The digital asset manager (DAM) will be built into Macphun’s Luminar photo editing app, which is now available for Windows in addition…

Macphun is Making a Lightroom Rival: Here’s a Peek at What’s Coming – PetaPixel (blog)

Monday, October 23, 2017

A day after Adobe announced the new Lightroom CC and Lightroom Classic CC, Macphun began teasing the fact that it’s currently building a competitor to Lightroom. It’ll be a photo manager that’ll work with both hard drives and the cloud. The short video above is a sneak peek. The digital asset manager (DAM) will be built into Macphun’s Luminar photo editing app, which is now available for Windows in addition…

The best DSLR for beginners – Engadget – Engadget

Monday, October 23, 2017

How we picked and tested An entry-level DSLR has to be able to do a lot these days. It has to provide excellent image quality, including low noise and a wide dynamic range. It has to be easy enough to use that someone who has never tried a complex camera before can learn how to handle it, but it still has to offer manual controls that photographers can graduate into…

Canon Solutions America Expands its Future Authors Project with Long Island, New York Chapter – PR Newswire (press release)

Monday, October 23, 2017

The inaugural Jericho book signing event brought together the 13 students who participated in the program, their families and friends, and each of the teachers who put their heart – and words – into the invaluable program. Following the celebratory welcome reception, Daniel Salzman, Curriculum Associate of English Language Arts at Jericho High School, gave a rousing presentation on the program before Board of Education members, Jericho Superintendent Hank…

Prince’s private photographer shares new images of the late singer – ABC News

Monday, October 23, 2017

Prince’s personal photographer and longtime friend Afshin Shahidi spent 20 years capturing the late rock star both at home and on stage. “For me, each time I was with Prince, I was still, like, ‘Wow, I’m standing here with Prince,’” Shahidi told ABC News. More than a year after the sudden death of the beloved musician, Shahidi is releasing some never-before-published photos of his friend in a new book. Prince:…

Canon USA Continues its Commitment to Working with the Arbor Day Foundation’s Reforestation Program and … – PR Newswire (press release)

Monday, October 23, 2017

As an incentive to drive Canon’s efforts through the program, Canon helped contribute to the distribution and planting of one tree for every eligible imageRUNNER ADVANCE multifunction system sold from April 1, 2017 up until the company reached its target goal of 50,000 trees. Canon designed and manufactured the imageRUNNER ADVANCE series, in which all current products are ENERGY STAR® certified and rated EPEAT® Gold, with environmental concerns in…

Adobe: No, We’re Not Killing Lightroom Classic – PetaPixel – PetaPixel (blog)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Adobe is pushing further into the world of cloud-based software, and this week it rebranded Lightroom as Lightroom Classic CC so that the company’s new cloud-oriented app could be called Lightroom CC. But if your loyalties lie with the desktop app formerly known as Lightroom, don’t worry: Adobe says it will continue developing that app into the future. Adobe has published a new FAQ-style article in its Lightroom Journal blog,…