Robert Aberdeen

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Canon and Nikon’s new mirrorless cameras impress. Should Sony start worrying?

Within two weeks of each other, industry heavyweights Nikon and Canon made perhaps their most impactful announcements since the dawn of digital …

Cameras

Revealed: The Digital Medium Format Fujifilm GFX 50R

This past week was one of the busiest in terms of product announcements that we have had in a while and this week could prove just as fruitful.<p>We …

FUJIFILM

Canon R Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera and 7 Lenses Coming Sep 5th

The cat is out of the bag. As rumors foretold, Canon will indeed be announcing its first full-frame mirrorless camera and 7 different new lenses next …

Cameras

Three years on, we look at the strange legacy of Banksy’s Dismaland

Three years ago, Farhath Siddiqui woke up on the morning of August 14th ready for another day of training following a casting call that had gone out a few weeks prior. The casting call detailed upcoming filming to take place in the once thriving – then abandoned – Weston-super-Mare seafront Lido; …

Streetwear

DJI’s new Mavic 2 drones have upgraded cameras and zoom lenses

The Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom are on sale today<p>DJI is taking one of its most popular drones and splitting it in two. Today, the company announced the Mavic 2, a true successor to the Mavic Pro, which has only seen iterative updates since its 2016 unveiling. But instead of just one drone, DJI is …

Drones

Sony rolls out a camera that delivers more at half the price

Overall: 9 Sony’s new A7iii camera performs very much like its big sister, the Sony A7R iii – which is nearly 50 per cent more expensive. Turn ons: - …

More Nikon mirrorless camera rumors: free adapter, better sensor than the D850, shipping starts in November

I was told that Nikon will be introducing their new mirrorless cameras to several large distributors and camera chains next week. We can expect new …

Windows 'Your Phone' app gives you access to Android files on a PC

You'll be able to drag and drop photos from your phone straight into a Windows application.<p>If you have an Android device and happen to be a Windows Insider in the Fast ring, as well, you're among the first people who can take Microsoft's "Your Phone" app for a spin. Microsoft has started testing …

The Ultimate Lens Hood Lets You Shoot Reflection-Free Through Glass

The Ultimate Lens Hood is a new camera accessory that helps you shoot through glass without reflections. It’s a versatile collapsing silicone cone …

Forget the Note 9, the Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus has the screen you'll want

By Luke Edwards<p>Samsung has announced that it will launch the Galaxy Note 9 at an event on August 9 but it could be worth holding off until the …

Film Photographers: Here's Some Help With Shooting Double Exposures

<i>In-camera double exposures are easy-peasy when shooting with film cameras</i><p>Feeling stuck in a dry spell with your creative projects? Time to shake …

How to Make Boring Photos Look Awesome in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Let’s face it, most of the time, photos can look pretty bland when you see them straight out of the camera. And it’s no secret that even the best …

Girl Shoots Selfie Every Day from Ages 14 To 22 for 8-Year Timelapse

A 22-year-old woman has created a viral timelapse video of herself aging 8 years in 3.5 minutes. She has been faithfully shooting a selfie a day …

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

A Nano-Drone Filmed a Beautiful Long Take in a Japanese High School

Nano-drones are usually designed as indoor toys but this short video shows how they can be used to create some very unique shots.<p>Thanks to their …

Use A Smarter High Pass Filter to Sharpen Your Photos

Sharpening an image with a high-pass filter in Photoshop is a simple way to make the image pop. But what happens if you've sharpened your image and …

A 1990s tech magazine made some eerily accurate predictions about the future

A prediction about future technology made in the late-1990s has gone viral because of its amazing "Simpsons" or "Hitchhiker's" levels of accuracy.<p>Back in 1999, tech editor Esther Schindler interviewed American science fiction writer David Gerrold for a prediction about the future of computing. A …

Personal Information

Why I Use Getty Images to Sell My Photos

By doing a quick calculation, my photos make up 0.002% of the still images available on GettyImages.com. Which means I have 1,600 photos for sale out …

Give Your Photos a Dramatic “Cinematic Effect” with This Simple Photoshop Technique (VIDEO)

The term “cinematic effect” refers to a popular method of editing photographs so they look like a frame grab from a movie. There’s no one “right way” …

12 amazing facts about time zones

With the clocks going forward tonight, Telegraph Travel has uncovered a few oddities on the subject of time zones.<p>1. Greenland is in the same time zone as Britain<p>Despite its location in the middle of the North Atlantic, between Iceland and Canada, a narrow slither of eastern Greenland - the weather …

6 phones to look forward to in the first half of 2018

Mobile World Congress (MWC) is taking place in late February, and it's where some smartphone makers launch their new devices — notably, Samsung is expected to introduce the Galaxy S9.<p>There are also a few devices to look forward to, even after MWC, as well.<p>2018 will welcome newcomers to the …

Mobile

Google Pixel 2 Camera vs. a $20,000 Hasselblad

How does the image quality of a top-of-the-line smartphone camera stack up against a top-of-the-line professional camera these days? Photographer …

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

Freefly Movi is a Cinematic Gimbal for Your Smartphone

Freefly creates professional drone and gimbal solutions for the cinema industry, and today it released a specialized gimbal for smartphones: the …

Videography

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

1 Million People Follow This Photographer On Instagram, And After Seeing His Pics It’s No Wonder Why

They say practice makes perfect, so photographer Jason M. Peterson should be pretty close to excellence by now. During the last 25 years, Peterson …

Watch This Bokeh Shootout Between Full-Frame and Crop-Sensor DSLR Cameras (VIDEO)

One important consideration when comparing cameras with different size sensors is the depth of field they provide and how they render out of focus …

These Colorful Landscapes in Jars Are In-Camera DSLR Double Exposures

Photographer Christoffer Relander has released a series of beautiful photos showing colorful landscapes inside glass jars. The photos aren’t the …

Nikon D-series

What’s the Best Focal Length for Portrait Photos? One Pro’s Answer May Surprise You (VIDEO)

We regularly post portrait tutorials, and they typically involve shooting and posing techniques, lighting guidelines, and image-editing tips. In the …

Kamlan 50mm f/1.1 is a $170 bokeh beast

In his recent video, Kai Wong showed you five 50mm lenses you can buy for less than $100. This time, he shows you a Chinese “bokeh master” – Kamlan …