photography

Dayframe comes out of beta, makes an already great slideshow app even better with KitKat support

Dayframe comes out of beta, makes an already great slideshow app even better with KitKat support

Phil Nickinson 5

Paid 'prime' features expected before Thanksgiving If you're a fan of great imagery — be it digital or traditional photography — and want to show it off on your Android device, don't bother reading any further. Just click the download link. Dayframe is that good. The Dayframe app, from Cloud.tv, has just come out of public beta testing. And what was already an excellent slide show/photo...

The Vktech 60x microscope attachment for the Galaxy S4 is a cool way to spend $17

The Vktech 60x microscope attachment for the Galaxy S4 is a cool way to spend $17

Jerry Hildenbrand 44

See what you've been missing with this 60x microscope lens for the Galaxy S4 The best part about having a really popular phone is all the crazy third-party accessories that get built for it. I did a little shopping at Amazon last week, and one of the things I picked up was this Vktech 60x microscope attachment for the Galaxy S4. It's a simple concept. You have a plastic case back, and...

Google+ dramatically improving RAW photo uploads, supporting over 70 camera models

Google+ dramatically improving RAW photo uploads, supporting over 70 camera models

Andrew Martonik 24

Cloud storage and editing capabilities with no downsizing or size requirements Google+ is increasingly becoming a place for photographers, and today's announcement of wider support for RAW image uploading helps solidify that point. Folks with higher-end cameras have had the option to upload full-sized RAW images to Google+ in the past, but now the ability is being significantly improved...

Sony announces Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 camera accessories for smartphones

Sony announces Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 camera accessories for smartphones

Andrew Martonik 40

Availability set for later this month in-store and online for $250 and $500 Sony took the stage here at IFA in Berlin to unveil its latest products that span the gap between its smart phone and camera divisions — the Cyber-shot QX100 and QX10 "lens-style cameras". We've all seen the grouping of leaks that have revealed many of the details of these devices, but now we have the cold hard...

LG G2 goes to the edge of space and back, capturing pictures and video along the way

LG G2 goes to the edge of space and back, capturing pictures and video along the way

Andrew Martonik 34

Is LG making the best phone available for taking pictures of the stratosphere? In an effort to show off what the newly announced G2's camera is capable of, LG offered up the handset for some intense experimentation sending a weather balloon to the edge of space. As you'll be able to see from the video above, the G2 not only survived the trip up to over 18 miles above earth and back but...

T-Mobile HTC One update loses HDR camera settings in error, fix coming as soon as possible

T-Mobile HTC One update loses HDR camera settings in error, fix coming as soon as possible

Jerry Hildenbrand 19

Fix coming soon to restore HDR setting says HTC The recent software update for the HTC One on T-Mobile has been pretty well received, except for one nagging little issue -- HDR mode in the camera setting for still pictures has disappeared. The setting remains for video, but there's just no entry for taking HDR pictures. A few people have noticed, and we reached out to HTC to see what...