Sony shows off its Airpeak filmmaking drone for the first time

  • January 11, 2021
Just two months after announcing the Airpeak in a vague press release and equally mysterious video, Sony has shown off its new drone in a virtual CES 2021 presentation. The Airpeak supports Sony’s Alpha series of mirrorless cameras and uses AI to kee…

Canon patents an Osmo-style camera with interchangeable lenses

  • December 28, 2020
Canon could take a page from DJI’s playback for its next camera. The company has filed a patent, first spotted by Canon News, that showcases a handheld camera that combines an Osmo Pocket-like design with its RF series of mirrorless lenses. The camer…

Google Photos adds paid color pop editing feature

  • November 6, 2020
The next time you dive into Google Photos’ editing suite, you may notice some tools locked behind a paywall. As part of an ongoing rollout, Google is adding a new take on its color pop feature that users can apply to any photo, not just ones that inc…

Nikon will let you use its cameras as high-end webcams

  • November 4, 2020
Nikon has at last released software that turns your fancy DSLR or mirrorless camera into a high-end webcam. Other major camera makers have rolled out similar tools in the last several months, as video calls became much more prevalent amid stay-at-hom…

Tesla camera hack shows how your EV might monitor driving habits

  • October 4, 2020
Elon Musk said the driver-facing camera in Tesla cars was to monitor future robotaxi service, but a sleuth suggests the company might be open to checking human drivers as well. Code investigator Green says they’ve found (via Electrek) the in-cabin ac…

Protect your home with this tiny $65 HD camera

  • October 2, 2020
Home security systems have come a long way since their humble inception, and it’s now possible to install incredibly discrete and powerful cameras that can monitor entire rooms without detection.This TOKK™ CAM C2: Discreet Day/Night Vision Camera, ho…

Sony’s budget A7C fits a full frame sensor in a new, compact body

  • September 15, 2020
Shortly after unveiling the high-end, video-oriented A7S III, Sony has gone in a completely different direction with its latest full frame mirrorless camera. The A7C has an all-new compact body with an electronic viewfinder in the corner, so it looks…

Japan will send an 8K camera to Mars and its moons

  • September 13, 2020
It’s difficult to justify 8K video here on Earth, but that isn’t stopping Japan from capturing ultra-high resolution imagery elsewhere in the Solar System. The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency and broadcaster NHK are developing 4K and 8K cameras (v…