Video Feedback Loop

Video: The feedback loop created when this guy points a camera at a monitor is mesmerizing

By on January 20, 2015 at 1:32 PM.

Video: The feedback loop created when this guy points a camera at a monitor is mesmerizing

Who would have thought that a simple video of a camera filming the monitor it’s connected to could be so endlessly fascinating? Photographer and YouTuber Jong Chool Do recently posted a video of just that — a camera, pointed at its monitor, moving. It sounds unbelievably boring, but it turned out to be absolutely mesmerizing. More →

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Best GoPro Videos Ocean Footage

GoPro falls into the ocean, captures incredible footage of marine life

By on January 16, 2015 at 9:45 PM.

GoPro falls into the ocean, captures incredible footage of marine life

GoPro videos never cease to amaze us and this latest one looks like it could have come straight from National Geographic. In reality, though, this video was created when a GoPro 3+ Black Edition owner strapped the camera to a remote-controlled plane that he tried to fly over the ocean, only to see it crash into the water. More →

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New York Tribute Video Aerial Drones

Aerial drones used to film the most beautiful tribute to New York City you’ll ever see

By on January 9, 2015 at 10:45 PM.

Aerial drones used to film the most beautiful tribute to New York City you’ll ever see

For years, we didn’t think any video tribute to New York City could match the one at the very beginning of the classic Woody Allen film Manhattan, in which beautiful black-and-white footage taken throughout the city rolls by accompanied by Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue. Now, however, a new video of New York City’s five boroughs that was filmed using aerial drones has caused us to reconsider our thinking. More →

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GoPro Hero4 Black and Silver

GoPro’s new Hero4 cameras are about to get even better

By on January 8, 2015 at 6:45 PM.

GoPro’s new Hero4 cameras are about to get even better

GoPro a few months ago unveiled a new line of powerful cameras, deciding to announce the new products well ahead of CES 2015. But as Engadget points out, the company does have a small announcement related to its brand new Hero4 cameras set for this particular tech event. More →

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GoPro Video Forest Fire

Incredible GoPro video shows what it’s like to battle a massive forest fire up close

By on January 6, 2015 at 12:35 PM.

Incredible GoPro video shows what it’s like to battle a massive forest fire up close

The best thing about the GoPro camera is that it lets us explore scenarios we’d never have the opportunity to explore in real life. Either that, or we’d be far too frightened to put ourselves in those situations in the first place.

In this video from YouTube user Ben Wilson, entitled “Inside the Inferno,” you see a terrifying forest fire from the perspective of a firefighter as he and his squad attempt to extinguish it. More →

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iPhone 6 Camera Tips And Tricks

These are the essential iPhone camera tricks used by pro photographers

By on December 19, 2014 at 2:02 PM.

These are the essential iPhone camera tricks used by pro photographers

The iPhone 6 can take stunning pictures, but that doesn’t mean the phone will do all the work for you. BostInno has put together a list of 10 essential tricks that pro photographers use to make sure their iPhones take first-rate pictures and while some are pretty obvious — most of us know to hold our phones horizontally at this point and to not use the pinch-to-zoom function unless it’s completely necessary — others really caught our attention as things we’ve never thought of before. More →

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Best Smartphone Camera Huawei Honor 6 Plus

The smartphone world may have a new camera king… and it’s not from Apple or Samsung

By on December 12, 2014 at 9:45 PM.

The smartphone world may have a new camera king… and it’s not from Apple or Samsung

Although smartphone cameras in general have shown improvement by leaps and bounds over the past year, the iPhone 6 Plus and the Galaxy Note 4 in particular were singled out by reviewers as setting new standards for smartphone picture quality in 2014. However, PhoneArena points out that a new phone from Huawei is angling to beat them both in 2015 and it’s posted some comparative pictures taken with the device to make its case. More →

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Funny Or Die NYPD Body Camera Video

You must watch Funny or Die’s hilarious ‘leaked footage’ of NYPD body cams

By on December 9, 2014 at 9:00 PM.

You must watch Funny or Die’s hilarious ‘leaked footage’ of NYPD body cams

Now that police in New York City have started wearing body cameras, Funny or Die has decided to have some fun at New York’s finest’s expense by making a satirical video of “leaked footage” from one officer’s first day on the job wearing a camera. More →

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GoPro Video

The coolest thing you’ll see today: GoPro video gets up close and personal with lions

By on December 5, 2014 at 2:40 PM.

The coolest thing you’ll see today: GoPro video gets up close and personal with lions

GoPro’s line of action cameras have allowed people to capture fantastic high-definition footage of things that would have been impossible to record even a few short years ago. Sometimes GoPro cameras give us a unique perspective on something fascinating, and sometimes the cameras deliver us an up close and personal look at something terrifying.

We recently shared an awesome GoPro video of a crazy shark encounter, and now a new video has been published that shows a GoPro and a pair of lions getting too close for comfort. More →

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Why next year’s GoPro videos could be the craziest you’ve ever seen

Why next year’s GoPro videos could be the craziest you’ve ever seen

By on November 26, 2014 at 10:15 PM.

2014 has been an amazing year for wild-and-crazy GoPro videos and it looks like 2015 could be even crazier. The Wall Street Journal reports that GoPro is working on a line of consumer drones that have GoPro cameras equipped and that would let GoPro fans take amazing aerial videos. More →

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Best GoPro Videos Orchestra

Orchestra uses 24 GoPro cameras to give you an amazing up-close look at its performance

By on November 21, 2014 at 9:00 PM.

Orchestra uses 24 GoPro cameras to give you an amazing up-close look at its performance

It’s always nice to see orchestras try to embrace new technology to build more of an audience for classical music and the Czech Philharmonic has to decided to take things to another level by using 24 different GoPro cameras to give us a first-hand look at what it’s like to perform in a concert hall as a professional musician. More →

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Google Nexus 6 Camera Review

This might be the worst thing about the Nexus 6

By on November 21, 2014 at 1:50 PM.

This might be the worst thing about the Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 is a very good phone in many ways but, as we made clear in our review, it has a lot of flaws as well. To take one example, Business Insider has done a photo shootout between the Nexus 6, the iPhone 6 Plus and the Galaxy Note 4 and has found that the big Nexus’s camera is truly subpar in low-light situations. More →

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