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Android dominates the tablet market, with 67% of global shipments

We already know that Android is, and has been for a while, the most dominant force in the smartphone market, but the tablet market is an area which has typically been a bit harder to crack. However, the latest research put together by <i>Strategy Analytics</i> shows that Android is also breaking away from …

iPad Mini

Outex Waterproof DSLR Cover

Problem: you want to use your DSLR to shoot some rad watersport photos, but standing on the shoreline or using those disposable waterproof cameras …

11 Tips to Ensure Great Smartphone Photography

You probably don't carry your fancy-pants DSLR camera with you all the time, but your smartphone--along with its built-in camera--is in your pocket …

Five ways to turn your phone into a killer camera companion

Photojojo shows you five ways to turn your phone into a tool for taking better photos on your point-and-shoot or dSLR camera.<p><i>Editors' note: This guest post kicks off a five-week series of Photojojo's best photography tips. Check back every Tuesday for the latest guide to making the most of your</i> …

Apps

Control your Canon EOS DSLR from your Android device

New app allows Canon EOS owners to control their camera from their Android device.<p>Ever wanted to control your Canon EOS from an Androind device? Now …

Trigger Happy: an Android-controlled DSLR remote

If you ever felt the need to control your top-class point-and-shoot or DSLR camera with your smartphone, you are <i>almost</i> in luck, as a new project called Trigger Happy is designed to help you control the camera with your Android smartphone (exactly the same functionality is also offered for a <i>certain</i> …

iOS Apps

Cenote Angelita: An Underwater River Photographed by Anatoly Beloshchin | Colossal

<p>It seems improbable, but these photographs by Anatoly Beloshchin tell the story of a hidden underwater river in in Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula called …

Nexus 7 finds Apple napping

Uh-oh: the iPad Mini meets the new Nexus 7. It's not looking good for Apple at the moment.<p>Google has beat Apple at its own Retina-display-thumping game. Meet the Nexus 7, the eye-popping 323-pixels-per-inch wonder.<p>It is, in a way, the (rumored) iPad Mini Retina wrapped in Android 4.3.<p>Here's the …

Google Nexus

The 14 Most Innovative Gadgets Of All Time

Wireless high-speed Internet everywhere? We're getting close thanks to LTE.<p>Cars that drive themselves? Google is working on it. Appliances that sync with your smartphone? Thanks, Nest.<p>We put together what we think are the best examples of gadgets that brought us into the future or are now showing …

Gear & Gadgets

Headshot Portrait Lighting on a Budget

Chances are, no matter what your specialty is, you’ve been asked to photograph headshots. Professionals from many industries use these images to …

Photography

18 Cool Photos of Crocodiles and Alligators

Alligators and crocodiles are both reptiles from the same order of animals called Cocodylia, but they still have many differences that set them …

Cityscape Timelapse Photography with an Amazing Mirrored Effect

Imagine taking timelapse videos of 5 major U.S. cities: Chicago, San Francisco, San Diego, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. Now imagine taking these …

Accidental Proposal Photobomber Becomes Famous on the Internet Overnight

That embarrassing moment when you know you’re in the wrong place at the wrong time — we’ve all been there, but rarely does it earn us instant …

Beautiful Abstract Light Paintings Created With Lighted Swords in Pitch Darkness

If you follow the world of light-painting, you might recall photographer Patrick Rochon from the work he did with Red Bull Illume or his 24×360 …

Photography Perspective

After spending the last four years getting more and more into photography, it has only been recently that I’ve felt I have really become confident in …

Portrait of the Week and What You May Have Missed this Week on Light Stalking

Light Stalking is one of the largest, friendliest and busiest photography sites on the internet. Nearly each day we publish a helpful and interesting …

18 Loving Pictures of Golden Retrievers

Golden Retrievers are known to be very social and interactive dogs. They are the ideal family pet because they are very loving and gentle, especially …

Work Smarter With Lightroom Using Pretty Presets

Adobe Lightroom has become a standard among a lot of photographers for organizing and processing their photos. One of the neat features of Lightroom …

5 Important Components of a Powerful Image

A Contribution by Mitchell Kanashkevich – author of 3 dPS eBooks on the topics of Natural Light, Travel Photography and Colour. Quite often people …

iblazr is a Synched External Flash Unit for Smartphone and Tablets

Disappointed in the power of your smartphone’s built-in flash when shooting at night? The iblazr wants to help you. It’s the world’s first “fully …

Car and Automotive Photography with Miniature Photo Subjects

21-year-old Kim Leuenberger has a fascination with miniature vehicles. She is able to depict these small scale models in circumstances that mimic …

Which Lens Should I Buy for My DSLR Camera?

One of the most important advantages of DSLR cameras is the ability to use different lenses. However deciding on which lens to buy and which lens is …

CyanogenMod Unleashes Its Own Camera App Called Focal

CyanogenMod, the popular Android firmware replacement installed on over 5.6 million devices, has announced a powerful new camera app to replace the …