GoPro Ad Shows Lions Lethal Hunt

Incredible GoPro video shows what it’s like to hunt from the perspective of a lion

By on October 29, 2014 at 12:09 PM.

Incredible GoPro video shows what it’s like to hunt from the perspective of a lion

If you own a GoPro Hero 4, you could probably strap it on to anything and make a video worth watching. Lion conservationist Kevin Richardson is known around the world for his friendship with lions and hyenas, so it was only natural for him to go on a lethal hunt with his lion pals Meg and Amy.

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Android 5.0 Lollipop Best Features

Awesome news, Android fans: This Lollipop trick can instantly improve your phone’s camera

By on October 29, 2014 at 11:30 AM.

Awesome news, Android fans: This Lollipop trick can instantly improve your phone’s camera

As if Android fans didn’t already have enough reasons to eagerly anticipate Android 5.0 Lollipop coming to their phones, here’s another: It looks like the newest software will give your phone’s camera some significant improvements. Forbes contributor Paul Monckton notices that Lollipop adds built-in support for raw image files right at the OS level, which is something he says should help you produce higher quality images with your phone’s camera. More →

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Street Harassment Hollaback GoPro Video/

Video: A hidden GoPro records the shocking harassment women are subjected to in NYC

By on October 28, 2014 at 3:18 PM.

Video: A hidden GoPro records the shocking harassment women are subjected to in NYC

Women who get catcalls as they walk down the street aren’t just a tired cliché we see in movies and TV shows. The Daily Show recently proved this by using a GoPro to record one woman’s daily stroll through New York City. The GoPro — which was being held by a friend in front of her — records her journey as she’s accosted by several would-be suitors.

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iPhone 6 Camera Tips And Tricks

One pro photographer’s secret tricks for taking world-class pics with your iPhone 6

By on October 23, 2014 at 1:05 PM.

One pro photographer’s secret tricks for taking world-class pics with your iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have both earned wide praise for the quality of their cameras but they still won’t help you take high-quality pictures if you don’t know how to use them properly. Professional photographer Chris Vultaggio has written up a great list of tips and tricks that every amateur iPhone photographer should know if they want to snap pictures like the pros.

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Macroscopic Macropod Incredible Photos

You won’t believe that these incredible macroscopic photos are real

By on October 21, 2014 at 12:20 PM.

You won’t believe that these incredible macroscopic photos are real

The terrifying picture above is a blister beetle photographed with a Macroscopic Solutions Macropod. The company’s website describes its product as “a rigid, portable photomacrography system, which allows the user to make razor sharp, fully focused photographs of small sized specimens at 18 to 26-megapixel resolution.”

What the Macropod can do is take multiple three-dimensional images, merge them together, and create a single ultra-hi-def image using its software.

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Galaxy Note 4 Vs. iPhone 6 Camera

The Galaxy Note 4 smokes the iPhone 6 in a blind camera comparison

By on October 14, 2014 at 2:28 PM.

The Galaxy Note 4 smokes the iPhone 6 in a blind camera comparison

Apple’s reign as the maker of the world’s best smartphone camera may be short lived. Although the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus have both earned wide acclaim for their high-quality cameras, it looks like Samsung has similarly hit one out of the park with the camera for its Galaxy Note 4 phablet. PhoneArena snapped several pictures with several flagship smartphones and asked its readers to vote on which pictures looked the best without telling them which device took which picture. The results were a clear win for the Galaxy Note 4, although the iPhone 6 still finished better than the other flagship phones used in the survey. More →

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iPhone 6 Camera Features Video

This terrific video primer will help you get the most out of your iPhone 6 camera

By on October 10, 2014 at 1:25 PM.

This terrific video primer will help you get the most out of your iPhone 6 camera

Even hardcore Android fans are giving Apple its dues for the iPhone 6’s camera, which has been widely acclaimed for making it easy to take gorgeous pictures and videos despite the fact that it’s “only” an 8-megapixel camera. Now a new video review of the camera posted by Ken Dai gives us a great look at all of the iPhone 6 camera’s best features and acts as a terrific primer for anyone who wants to get the most out of their new smartphone camera. More →

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Galaxy Note 4 Camera 4K Video

You will be amazed at how gorgeous the Galaxy Note 4’s 4K video footage looks

By on October 7, 2014 at 11:55 AM.

You will be amazed at how gorgeous the Galaxy Note 4’s 4K video footage looks

Some photography experts have declared that the iPhone 6 Plus right now has the best smartphone camera in the world… but that could soon change once they get a look at the camera on the Galaxy Note 4. Unbox Therapy has uploaded some footage shot in 4K of various scenes in his hometown of Toronto and the results look positively stunning. More →

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GoPro Volcano Drone

Video: Incredible GoPro drone footage takes you into an erupting volcano

By on October 2, 2014 at 3:45 PM.

Video: Incredible GoPro drone footage takes you into an erupting volcano

When you have the ability to attach a GoPro Hero 3 onto a DJI Phantom Pro 2 drone, you can have the opportunity film incredible scenes from the air. Filmmakers enjoy using the technique because they normally spend millions renting helicopters to do flyovers and now they can spend significantly less money capturing footage of dangerous situations… such as, say, a volcano erupting.

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Best iPhone 6 Time Lapse Videos

Awesome iPhone time lapse video shows you a beautiful London afternoon in 21 seconds

By on October 1, 2014 at 7:45 PM.

Awesome iPhone time lapse video shows you a beautiful London afternoon in 21 seconds

We absolutely love the new time lapse video feature that Apple has added to its iPhone cameras if for no other reason than it’s enabling iPhone users around the world to take some incredible videos and share them with everyone. One such video was uploaded onto Vimeo recently and it shows what a gorgeous afternoon in London looks like when it’s speeding by in the span of 21 seconds. More →

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Best iPhone 6 Videos

The most heartwarming iPhone video yet: Man takes slow-motion footage of his daughter’s (almost) first steps

By on October 1, 2014 at 1:35 PM.

The most heartwarming iPhone video yet: Man takes slow-motion footage of his daughter’s (almost) first steps

Let’s be honest: At this point, Apple could make a killer iPhone 6 ad using only the incredibly cool videos that people have shot with the new device using the new camera features that come with iOS 8. This particular video is so heartwarming that it practically screams, “Use me in an Apple ad!” — a father uses his iPhone’s ability to take slow-motion footage at 240 frames per second to capture his daughter’s (almost) first steps. More →

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GoPro Hero4 Black vs Silver vs Hero

GoPro just released a bunch of hot new cameras – here’s what you need to know

By on September 29, 2014 at 3:33 PM.

GoPro just released a bunch of hot new cameras – here’s what you need to know

GoPro on Monday announced even better portable action cameras that video enthusiasts who like to record themselves in death-defying situations will certainly appreciate – and that’s particularly impressive because we have seen quite a few interesting GoPro videos shot with the older models. The cheapest GoPro camera costs $129.99, while the most expensive, high-end model can now record videos at an impressive 4K video resolution. More →

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