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Adobe Moving Stills: the tool to generate video from a single photograph

Adobe Moving Stills: the tool to generate video from a single photograph

Moving Stills enables any photograph to become an animated 3D image with a realistic effect of flying through the photo. It’s not wizardry, but a process with roots in…

Mindshift Gear: 4 multi-mount holsters

Mindshift Gear: 4 multi-mount holsters

I’ve been on the lookout for a way to carry a single DSLR with a lens or two, a flash and a few things more, on small outings. Mindshift…

How to deal with huge panoramas viewed online

How to deal with huge panoramas viewed online

Panoramas are something that became second nature to me since digital arrived. The possibility to create, with digital stitching, something that would take hours in the darkroom opened new frontiers…

Canon takes 8K promise to NAB 2016

Canon takes 8K promise to NAB 2016

Canon will have its 8K Ride Experience at NAB 2016. No, make no mistake, the 8K prototype cameras will also be there, but the 8K Ride Experience is something else…

Canon EOS 80D: a glowing review

Canon EOS 80D: a glowing review

I’ve tried the Canon EOS 80D recently and really enjoyed the camera, but it is always interesting to listen to what others have to say about a new model…

Exposure X: organize your photos your way

Exposure X: organize your photos your way

The presentation of the new program from Alien Skin Software, Exposure X, uses some bold words, things like a “complete photo editor” and “no need to import your files”. This…

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 45

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 45

A digest of last week news is a selection of some of the news from week 44 related to the worlds of photography and video, covering multiple topics, always rounded…

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 44

A digest of last week’s photo and video news – Week 44

Sony buying Toshiba’s sensors, a new Olympus 300mm Pro lens for Micro Four Thirds and the FilmConvert Color Up Film Competition are some of the notes from last week…

Rogue FlashBender: Ligther Lighting Solutions

Rogue FlashBender: Ligther Lighting Solutions

The market for flexible light modifiers may well be saturated with solutions, but since 2010 Expo Imaging found a place for their products in the Rogue FlashBender range, a lighting…

ProShow 7 Video Slideshow: Go From 4 K to HTML5

ProShow 7 Video Slideshow: Go From 4 K to HTML5

Although ProShow is mainly a tool for creating video slideshows from photographs, it also allows the use of video clips, meaning it can be a unique “bridge” tool for photographers…

Lily: A Throw-and-Shoot Flying Camera

Lily: A Throw-and-Shoot Flying Camera

Lily’s first prototype, built by Henry Bradlow and Antoine Balaresque in September 2013, used a Raspberry Pi and an Ardiuno. It was enough to convince investors, and in the…