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Canon's new cameras are perfect for Casey Neistat wannabes

Canon's new cameras are perfect for Casey Neistat wannabes With its three new cameras — the EOS M6, EOS T7i and EOS 77D — Canon's fully embracing the vlogging movement with open arms.Canon's trio of new cameras fit all of the above — and take great photos, too.

A photographer used an iPhone 7 Plus to take this stunning 'Billboard' magazine cover

A photographer used an iPhone 7 Plus to take this stunning 'Billboard' magazine cover OK, I'll just tell you: It was photographed with an iPhone 7 Plus using Portrait mode.The project — specifically to shoot with the iPhone 7 Plus' Portrait mode — however, was Billboard's idea.

$2,600 shades of gray: Modified Fujifilm designed to shoot better black and whites

$2,600 shades of gray: Modified Fujifilm designed to shoot better black and whites Would you pay more for a camera that only shoots black and white if those black and whites are higher quality?Maxmax, a company offering converted cameras for shooting in infrared and different light sources, recently announced two “new” products — a Fujifilm X-100S-M and Fujifilm X-Pro1-M, modified Fujifilms for shooting in black and white.

This camera that sees in real time could mean safer driverless cars and drones

This camera that sees in real time could mean safer driverless cars and drones Driverless cars, drones, and other unmanned vehicles can only react to potential hazards if they “see” them fast enough.A team from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore recently developed a camera called Celex with enough of a speed boost to see in real time.

Wet or dry, these rugged waterproof cameras capture your every adventure

Wet or dry, these rugged waterproof cameras capture your every adventure More: Best vacation cameras, from action cams to micro four thirds Waterproof, rugged cameras are designed to tolerate the elements, making them ideal for travel.The bodies are designed to withstand against water, dirt, sand, high and low temperatures, and drops.

Smart security cameras are creepy, but the Nest Cam gave me some peace of mind

Smart security cameras are creepy, but the Nest Cam gave me some peace of mind There are a few considerations that went into why I selected the Nest Cam ($150) for my smart apartment that I’ll go over below.We like the Nest Cam, but unfortunately, the Wink hub doesn’t work all that well with it.

Your next phone could shoot slow motion video at a whopping 960 fps

Your next phone could shoot slow motion video at a whopping 960 fps If you like recording slow motion videos with your smartphone, you're going to love what's coming in the future.While smartphones today can record impressive slow motion videos at 120 or 240 frames per second (fps), Sony has developed a new CMOS image sensor for phones that can record slow motion at 960 fps.

Nikon set to display prototype cameras — including models that were never released

Nikon set to display prototype cameras — including models that were never released As part of its 100-year-anniversary celebration, Nikon will be exhibiting about 40 camera prototypes, including models that never reached full production.Dubbed “Prototype Cameras — Developers’ Memories,” the exhibit is set to include around 40 prototype versions, including interchangeable lens cameras and some models that were actually never released.

Sony unveils SD cards so fast, they've bumped up against interface speed limits

Sony unveils SD cards so fast, they've bumped up against interface speed limits That standard offers up to 312MB/s of performance, while Sony is claiming 300MB read/write speeds for its new line of SF-G SD cards.The 300MB read speed isn’t particularly impressive, but 300MB/s writes is something altogether different.

Cosina brings 3 lenses to Sony mirrorless cameras, including record-setting 40mm f/1.2

Cosina brings 3 lenses to Sony mirrorless cameras, including record-setting 40mm f/1.2 At CP+ 2017, Cosina revealed plans to make three Voigtlander lenses for cameras using Sony’s E-mount, including Alpha-series mirrorless cameras and cinema cameras like the FS5 and FS7.All of the lenses feature a classic all-metal body with two of the new lenses being from the fast-aperture Nokton series, including an 40mm f/1.

Fujifilm under fire for sexist camera demo featuring topless female model

Fujifilm under fire for sexist camera demo featuring topless female model Photographer Danny North — who attended the demo of the £6,000 ($7,445) camera  — took to Twitter to express his anger and disappointment at the brand.He also stated that the "forward-thinking" camera company chose to showcase its camera using "archaic middle aged male bullshit".

Nikon teases with special edition gunmetal D5, D500 at the CP+ show in Japan

Nikon teases with special edition gunmetal D5, D500 at the CP+ show in Japan During the CP+ show in Japan over the weekend, Nikon displayed a special edition D5, D500 and lens set to commemorate the company’s 100th year.The special edition D5 is expected to be sold in a unique gunmetal finish along with a matching case, leather shoulder strap, 100th-anniversary body cap and a special edition booklet.

Report: Nikon in early development stages for new mirrorless system cameras

Report: Nikon in early development stages for new mirrorless system cameras Well, Canon has come to market with its first serious mirrorless camera in the EOS M5 and now reports out of Japan are indicating Nikon has plans to launch a serious mirrorless camera line of its own as well.The news comes from Yahoo Japan, in which representatives from Nikon say that they will be launching multiple mirrorless system cameras in the future.

This weird phone's got a 360-degree camera built right in

This weird phone's got a 360-degree camera built right in Billed as the world's first "VR mobile phone", the Darling and its built-in 360-degree "VR" camera is the type of phone you'll only find from some obscure Shenzhen-based company you've never heard of before.I discovered the Protruly Darling at Mobile World Congress after getting lost through the convention center halls en route to another meeting.

Fujifilm’s budget mirrorless cameras get a boost with focus, portrait firmware

Fujifilm’s budget mirrorless cameras get a boost with focus, portrait firmware Both the X-A3 and X-A10 are sort of selfie cameras with flip up LCD screens and the Portrait Enhancer mode.The shooting mode uses built-in software to automatically enhance portraits, brightening and smoothing skin along in addition to the settings under the normal portrait mode, including eye-detection autofocus.

Cameras shipped by manufacturers in 2016 saw a 35 percent decline

Cameras shipped by manufacturers in 2016 saw a 35 percent decline We have been hearing for years now about the decline of the photography industry and the camera market.That trend continued in a big — no, a massive way, in 2016.

Brilliant retroreflective sunglasses bamboozle facial-recognition algorithms

Brilliant retroreflective sunglasses bamboozle facial-recognition algorithms There’s a new set of spectacles on Kickstarter that might help you bamboozle even the most sophisticated facial-recognition tech.The Eko shades, as they’re called, are rimmed with a type of retroreflective material that bounces light back to exactly where it came from.

Just how good are drone cameras? Not very, according to DxOMark

Just how good are drone cameras? Not very, according to DxOMark DxOMark, a software company that measures how well camera sensors perform, is now rating drone cameras — and the first set of ratings isn’t all that great.The latest sensor scores from the company for drone-mounted cameras range all the way from a respectable 74 to a smartphone-quality 34.

Action cameras for $70? This unit uses old Sony tech to achieve a budget price

Action cameras for $70? This unit uses old Sony tech to achieve a budget price GoPro has another budget camera competitor — earlier this month, the China-based start-up MGCool launched sales of the Explorer and Explorer IS, two action cameras with Sony sensors and budget price tags.The MGCool Explore IS uses a Sony-manufactured 12 megapixel 1/2.