Camera

RED Raven camera kit is a 4.5K instant upgrade at the Apple Store

RED Raven camera kit is a 4.5K instant upgrade at the Apple Store

Apple fan, but want to raise your video game significantly from your iPhone? Cupertino has the camera upgrade for you. Well, that's assuming you have $15k to spare and a tripod handy, since trying to hold the RED RAVEN camera kit outstretched with your arms alone for Snapchat selfies seems a tall order. A new bundle by fan-favorite RED, it's exclusive to the Apple Store.

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VSCO video editing tool puts your clips on classic film stock

VSCO video editing tool puts your clips on classic film stock

VSCO has added what could be a must-have video editing update to its mobile app, but there's a catch if you're not already a VSCO power user. The new video editing tool joins VSCO's existing - and well-esteemed - photo filtering, classic film recreations, and RAW capture talents. However, you'll need to be a VSCO X subscriber in order to actually access it.

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Galaxy Note 8 dual camera: here are the features to expect

Galaxy Note 8 dual camera: here are the features to expect

While the Galaxy Note 8 might not be as visually revolutionary as the Galaxy S8, it will be making up for it with one special feature. And, no, that won’t be the S Pen. The Galaxy Note 8 also happens to be the first Samsung smartphone to wield two cameras on its back. And while Samsung itself has been light on the teasers, more information about this new camera is now made available, thanks to information coming from the camera sensor maker, which is Samsung itself.

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LG V30 camera aperture is massive

LG V30 camera aperture is massive

All signs point to the LG V30 being "simply" an improved LG G6, but that would be a bit of a disservice to the still to be announced flagship. Especially considering the new details we just got. Sources close to LG has just told us that, while the LG V30 will indeed continue the company’s dual camera strategy, it will be taking it up quite a notch by giving it a lens aperture that is not only the biggest in the smartphone market so far, it is also a rare one even among regular cameras.

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Vic Gundotra, former Google SVP, praises the iPhone camera

Vic Gundotra, former Google SVP, praises the iPhone camera

Everyone is entitled to their opinions and everyone has the right to change them at any time. But some opinions, when publicly expressed, can be so damning if they come from certain people. That seems to be the case when Vic Gundotra, who held the position of Senior Veep for Social at Google until 2014, posted on Facebook his new profound admiration for the DSLR-like output, not of a Google Pixel phone or even an Android phone, but of the iPhone 7.

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Essential Phone camera tech explained, phone still missing

Essential Phone camera tech explained, phone still missing

Smartphone makers these days seem to have two goals in mind. One is to banish (almost) all bezels. The other is to be the best camera there is. Some do it with two cameras, others with just one. The Essential PH-1, the much delayed smartphone from Android creator Andy Rubin, has gone with two and is now explaining the process that went into crafting what it naturally claims will be the best smartphone camera in town.

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Sony A7s II shoots in outer space from outside ISS

Sony A7s II shoots in outer space from outside ISS

It came from outer space! Actually, it went to outer space. We’re talking about Sony’s nearly two-year old full-frame mirrorless camera, the (alpha) A7s II. In addition to its boasted top of the line (as of 2015) features, the camera can now boast of being the first commercial camera to have the honor of staying outside the International Space Station to capture 4K video of the Earth, of space, and of everything in between.

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Nikon D850 full-frame DSLR camera is official

Nikon D850 full-frame DSLR camera is official

It's official: Nikon is developing the model D850, a DSLR camera it says will be a full-frame offering with other high-end features. The camera is targeted solely at professional, serious photographers (it will, no doubt, be priced in the thousands of dollars, lenses not included), and it'll be the successor of the current Nikon D810 model. We don't know the release date yet, but Nikon has revealed some of the camera details.

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iPhone selfies may look better in the future thanks to this patent

iPhone selfies may look better in the future thanks to this patent

Imagine taking selfies using an iPhone, only to notice one day that your self-portraits are consistently higher quality than they used to be. Perhaps you won't know why, assuming your skills have improved. Per a newly published patent, it may in fact be Apple's own software improving your selfies by subtly forcing you to take better shots.

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Snap Spectacles: buy them on Amazon starting today

Snap Spectacles: buy them on Amazon starting today

Spectacles, the sunglasses with a built-in camera by Snap, are no longer bound to a traveling vending machine. The company has launched the glasses in three different color options on Amazon, where users can order them without having to spend hours standing in a line. The glasses are priced at $129.99 USD, and they'll available to purchase as of today.

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Japan’s space robot will steal your heart from the ISS

Japan’s space robot will steal your heart from the ISS

Japan's space agency has an adorable ball-shaped camera that looks like something from Wall-E, and it is live on the International Space Station right now. The camera, which is called Int-Ball, comes from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, and it qualifies as a camera drone of sorts. Despite its location in space, operators can control this camera drone from Earth.

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Leica TL2 arrives with 24MP, 4K video, and new Maestro II processor

Leica TL2 arrives with 24MP, 4K video, and new Maestro II processor

Following weeks of rumors, Leica has officially launched its new TL2, a compact camera based on the Leica TL-System. This time around, Leica has fitted its TL camera model with a new 24-megapixel CMOS APS-C format sensor, as well as the new Maestro II series image processor. The camera is, despite its compact size, intended for serious photographers in need of serious quality.

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