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Real world racing game Anki Overdrive is finally available in Canada

Anki Overdrive, Anki’s successor to its first real world mini car driving game, is now available in Canada at a $149 price point for the device’s …

Combining Images for Large Subjectsusing Photoshop Photomerge

en_US<p>article<p>Combining Images for Large Subjects using Photoshop Photomerge - Digital Photography …

Cryptstagram Uses Encryption and Glitch Art Filters to Send Secret Pics & Messages

“The Internet is riddled with watchful eyes,” begins the description on the homepage of Cryptstagram, and the creators of the site intend to do …

Chirp Lets You Send Photos from Device to Device Using Sound

The thinking behind the new Android and iOS app <i>Chirp</i> is that if animals in nature communicate through sound, machines should too. And so, the four …

TheQ is a Cheap Connected Camera That is Designed with Social Sharing in Mind

There’s a new compact camera on the block, only this one isn’t made by Sony or Samsung or Nikon or any of the other brands you might expect to see …

What Your Camera’s Auto Bracketing Feature Can Do and How to Use It

Cameras today are a marvel of modern technology, giving us beautifully exposed, wonderfully sharp images much of the time. There are times however …

Cameras

4 Fun Tricks to Enhance Your Photos With Lightroom's Graduated Filter Tool

A few weeks ago I shared some key tips on how to get a lot out of Lightroom by using only a handful of sliders and while this is a great place to …

Tutorials

Bending Pixels: Fun Things You Can Do With Panorama Stitching Software

One of the great workflow possibilities that was opened up by the advent of digital photography is the ability to easily create panoramic images. …

How to Protect Yourself Against Camera Gear Theft as a Photographer

In case you don’t know it, cameras and lenses are prime theft targets. You may never think it’s going to happen to you, but almost every day I hear …

Shoot the Supermoon Like an Astrophotographer

June and July 2013 full Moons are featured as “supermoons.” This means that the full Moon is almost on the same day as the Moon perigee (shortest …

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

Clipping Magic Helps You Easily Remove Picture Backgrounds

Here’s a tool you may not have heard about but may useful at some time in the future. It’s called Clipping Magic, and it’s designed to remove …

How to Photograph Electricity without a Camera

You’ve always wanted to catch one awesome photo of lightning striking down on Earth’s surface.<p>Turns out we’ve been doing it wrong this whole …

How to Recreate These 3 Popular Photographic Filters in Photoshop

‘The best laid plans of mice and men' as the old adage goes – how many times have you set you camera up to take that spectacular scene in front of …

Graphics

How to Photograph Smoke

At some point in your life, you’ve probably seen an amazing photograph featuring smoke. The smoke might be flawlessly lit against a solid background …

Landscape Photography

9 Simple Steps to Make a Double Exposure Photograph in Photoshop

If you have been looking to expand your photographic creativity or add a new wrinkle to your repertoire, something you may want to consider is double …

How to Save Instagram Photos Without Sharing Them on Instagram

Over 100 million people around the world snap photos with Instagram on their phones now. If you like the look of Instagram filters but would rather …

Adorama now sells SLRMagic lenses. Back:20mm pancake for $335.

<i>Dusk – SLR Magic 25mm Night Test from Jurek Ugarow on Vimeo.</i><p>All SLR magic lenses are now for sale at Adorama too (Click here). They still don’t list …

Greentoe Lets You Save Some Dough on Camera Gear by Naming Your Own Price

If you’re a frugal photographer who’s constantly searching for ways to save some dough when buying gear, you might want to look into the new Los …

The Crankerator

Sorry, this product is no longer available.<br>But we have lots of other good stuff! Check it out!<p>The Photojojo Store!<p>A backup battery with a you-powered …

Secretbook App Lets You Share Secret Messages Through Facebook Photos

Steganography is the art of passing secret messages in a way that most observers wouldn’t detect even though the message is in plain view. Unlike …

Commuter Uses Newspaper Photobombs to Liven Up a Boring Ride to Work

<i>The New York Daily News</i> reports that an anonymous commuter has decided to improve his boring ride to work everyday in a very unique way: newspaper …

How to Make a Double Exposure

Multiple exposure is a technique that many film photographers discovered by complete accident – either the camera broke and the film didn’t advance, …

Seeing Double: Learn How to Clone Yourself

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Have you ever had a dream where you looked around the room and everyone looked <i>exactly</i> like you?<p>Wait, was that a …

A Pint-Sized Night Vision Camera That’s No Larger Than a CF Card

JTT has released what looks to be the smallest consumer night vision camera in existence. About the size of your typical CF card, the CHOBi CAM 3 can …

Sigma's DP Point and Shoots Have Been Hacked to Take M Mount Lenses

Before we decided to post this, we did a little bit of research and confirmed it to be true. Sigma’s DP line of point and shoots such as the DP1, DP2 …

Incognito Flash Lamps: An Effective Lighting Solution for Low-Light Situations

The consummate photographer will always put out the extra effort to capture the ideal shot. Even casual photo shoots like documenting family …