Aaron Frey

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Eleven photos that define 'American Cool'

What do we mean when we say someone is cool? A new exhibition at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery will explore this very theme, through photography, history and popular culture<p>'Cool is the opposite of innocence or virtue. Someone cool has a charismatic edge and a dark side.'<p>All photos …

Nikon Takes D600 Fix to the Next Level, Will Replace D600s if Service Doesn’t Work

News that Nikon had been replacing some defective D600s with brand new D610s broke months ago, but it wasn’t confirmed officially until late last …

500px Blog

Rumor: Photos and Full Specs for the Sony a3500 Leaked

Well that was quick… only seven months after the E-Mount a3000 made its debut, it looks like Sony already has a followup ready to release. And thank …

Samsung NX mini SMART camera announced

Samsung officially announced their previously rumored NX Mini SMART camera with a 20MP 1" CMOS sensor and three new lenses. The camera kit is priced …

What is the Resolution of the Human Eye?

In a mathematically baffling, scientifically swerving 10-minute video, professional geek analysts Vsauce delve into comparing the universes of cinema …

BTS: Music Video Shot Using a Drone with 8 GoPros Attached for ‘Little Planet’ Effect

We’ve seen how impressive footage shot with a drone and just one GoPro can be, but that’s child’s play compared to the band Booka Shade’s most recent …

The Chobi Cheese Camera: The Cheesiest Piece of Camera Gear You Will Ever See

Taking “say cheese” far more literally than anyone before them (okay, maybe not <i>anyone</i>), Japanese company Chobi has created a camera made to look …

Nikon Finally Pulls Back the Curtain on the D4s: A Less Noisy, Faster Version of the D4

We’ve had teasers, we’ve had spec leaks, we’ve had image leaks and we’ve had more (ultimately inaccurate) spec leaks. And now, finally, we have an …

Take a Ride in the Goodyear Blimp with Photographer Dan Marker-Moore

Riding in the Goodyear Blimp might not be a lifelong dream for everybody, but it was for photographer Dan Marker-Moore, and it’s now one he can cross …

Sony Announces New Gear, a6000 Among Host of Others

Sony just announced the release of new cybershot and mirrorless cameras along with the release of a new lens. There has been a lot of buzz about some …

Canon’s G1 X Mark II Has Officially Arrived, Another Impressive High-End Compact

Canon’s mirrorless attempts haven’t gone all that well. But where they’ve struck out in the mirrorless game, their large-sensor G1 X compact …

1.5-Year Spinning Selfie Time-Lapse Makes Us Wish Our Lives Were More Exciting

We’ve seen some really creative time-lapse videos that take stock of a year or more in someone’s life. They range from one second of footage every …

Clever iPhone Add-On Contains a Larger Sensor and a 50mm f/1.8 Lens

We place great demands on our smartphones, and the iPhone’s is perhaps one of the most stressed and stretched among the smartphone gadgets. Perhaps …

Mobile Technology

The 2.5D Effect Explained Further

Few months back we featured a great video showing how Joe Fellows creates his stunning parallax videos. After posting the article, many of you had …

First Images of the Rumored Olympus OM-D EM-10 Appear Online

Recent rumors indicate that Olympus is getting ready to release some new gear at the end of the month; and now, thanks to the good people at <i>43 …

Wistia Team Talks Video-Making Nitty Gritty: Choosing a Microphone

Wistia is a video player (think Youtube and Vimeo) for businesses who want a high quality player but don't necessarily want the social features you …

New Olympus lenses

These are the new Olympus lenses that will be announced in the next few weeks: <b><br>Olympus M.ZUIKO DIGITAL 25 mm f/1.8:</b><p>46mm filter size<br>• 0.25m minimum …

Yet More Fuji X-T1 Deets: Weather-Sealed Lens, .05-Second Shutter Lag

Will Fujifilm have anything left to say when it actually announces the X-T1 next week? Given the number and detail of the leaks we’ve seen appear …

Canon 6D Review

THE 1+ YEAR HANDS-ON <b>6D REVIEW</b> <i>JUST GOT BETTER!</i><p><i>Tons of new content, images, graphs videos and more. Click below to download the 6D Review V3 PDF and</i> …

This iPhone App Wants To Kill Badly Framed YouTube Videos Forever

Horizon is a new app that solves Vertical Video Syndrome (but only if you realize you have a problem to begin with.)<p>Smartphones have put powerful video cameras in millions of pockets, but that doesn’t mean that the people wielding them know how to make a movie. Peruse YouTube and you will find tens …

Apps

Sony A5000: the world's smallest and lightest interchangeable-lens digital Wi-Fi camera

Sony announced the previously rumored A5000 - the world’s smallest and lightest interchangeable-lens digital Wi-Fi camera. Sony already eliminated …

The Best Camera and Photo Gear from CES 2014

The Consumer Electronics Show is the electronics industry's yearly chance to trot out all their newest and coolest gear for the first time. We were …

First Impressions: Panasonic 42.5mm f1.2 (Micro Four Thirds)

If you’re a Micro Four Thirds user, get ready to be very excited. At CES 2014, we had the opportunity to test the brand new Panasonic 42.5mm f1.2 …

Hot Stuff from CES in Pictures

Nine Types of Photography Tragic

When the bug bites, it bites hard. I am of course talking about the incurable photography bug, the one that if left untreated will turn you into a …

Canon Introduces Three New PowerShots, Including One with a Rear-Facing Camera

We’ve said it before, but it bears mentioning again: smartphones might be bludgeoning the compact camera market, but that doesn’t mean camera …

What Amazon’s Most Wished For Cameras Tell Us About the Industry

There are all sorts of statistics we can look up to tell us how the photography industry is doing and whether or not smartphones really are going to …

Pics.io rolls out an online RAW converter

Ever wanted the ability to convert RAW photos on the run? Thanks to the power of the browser, this is now a possibility.<p><b>Ever wanted the ability to</b> …

A Bit of A7R Sanity: Rising Above the Trash Talk and Fanboy-ism with Actual Facts

A while back I wrote a post I humbly called Roger’s Law of New Product Introduction, complete with the graph shown below. The release of the Sony A7R …