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Google search will soon show live TV listings

And the company is pushing hard into the TV-commercial industry<p>Today, at the National Association of Broadcasters conference, Google announced that it's adding a new feature to Google search: air times for TV shows. So when you are looking for a movie or show, Google will tell you when it will be …

These Bluetooth lights turn your bike wheels into turn signals

Safety lights are one of the most important pieces of bicycle equipment, especially if you ride at night or in low-visibility weather conditions. Most look the same -- a large, forward-facing beam under your handlebars and a slim row of red LEDs under the saddle. But Revolights are a little …

Alcatel OneTouch becomes official smartphone sponsor for Toronto FC

Alcatel OneTouch isn’t <i>just</i> bringing its latest smartphone to Canada on June 30th, but is simultaneously announcing a partnership with Toronto FC.<p>As …

Stop-motion teardown of a Porsche Carrera 3.2 engine

<i>(Screenshot by Michelle Starr/CNET Australia)</i><p><b>In preparation for rebuilding a 1984 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.2 with a hotrod engine, Hoing Motorsports has</b> …

Stop Motion

Canadian ePassports arrive

Come Canada Day, Canadian travellers will have a more high-tech and high-priced passport.<p>Starting July 1, Canadians will receive a redesigned …

That Photon Hitting Your Camera Sensor Took Thousands of Years to Arrive

How long does it take for a photon from the Sun to reach your camera sensor (or film) and help form a photograph? If you answered “8 minutes,” you’d …

The Wrong Way to Photograph Wildlife

If there’s one thing everyone – photographer or not – should know about wild animals, it’s “keep your distance”. This rule goes double when the …

Wildlife

50mm Focal Length: Weekly Photography Challenge

We’ve written many times about why we like 50mm lenses here on dPS (for example here, here and here) and every time we do we get a heap of readers …

Photography

Light Painting Photos Taken Inside Marble Mines in Italy

We’ve heard it from light painters before: the air is their canvas. The great thing about light painting is the ability to create something great …

Picture of the week: Blood Sacrifice In Sumba, by James Morgan

Perched in the branches of a tree, these boys have a bird's eye view of the Pasola, a ritualistic battle in which hundreds of men on horseback hurl …

Quick Astrophotography Primer for First Time Photographers of the Night Sky

If you’ve never attempted to photograph the night sky, be it a constellation or a planet, the idea may seem daunting. You may think that you need a …

This Robotic Camera System Can Capture Bullet Time Slow Motion Replays

The folks over at NHK’s (the Japan Broadcasting Corporation’s) Science & Technology Research Laboratory have developed a groundbreaking …

Achieving a ‘Big’ Look with little Gear | Using What You Have

A Guest post by Judd Green There’s always, always an upgrade that I ‘need’ or a new lens I ‘can’t do without’. And I could easily convince myself, …

Digital Photography

Basic Lighting for Portrait Photography by Ed Verosky

The title of Ed Verosky’s latest ebook, <i>Basic Lighting for Portrait Photography</i>, says it all. Each digitally rendered page contains valuable, …

Canon 200-400mm super telephoto lens in Australia

<b>The Canon EF 200-400mm high-end telephoto lens with built-in extender finally arrives in Australia.</b><p>Photographers have waited a long time for this …

Youth Sports Photography Tips: How to Pose Groups

One of the more challenging aspects of youth sports picture days is the proper posing of team photos. You could have perfect exposure, focus, and …

Photography Tips

Shooting on the Streets of San Francisco for 24 Hours Straight

I have driven through San Francisco many times for business and pleasure, and have always been intrigued by how its energy constantly changes …