Equivalence, at its most simple, is a way of comparing different formats (sensor sizes) on a common basis. Sounds straightforward enough, but the concept is still somewhat controversial and not always clearly understood. We thought it was about time we explained - and demonstrated - what equivalence means and what it doesn't. Learn more
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With the popularity of drone photography ever increasing, curious hobbyists may be looking for a way to try it out without spending a lot. It's not the most expensive hobby you could pick, but $1000 for a DJI Phantom II and a GoPro Hero3+ is about the same cost as a mid-range camera and lens. Low-cost drones with built-in cameras seem like a great option for the curious. But do the price benefits outweigh the inevitable image quality and usability tradeoffs that come with a cheaper quad? Read more
No one will deny that Leica cameras are expensive. But there's more to the cost than just that red dot on the front. Each of the company's new 'T' mirrorless cameras are built by hand in Germany with incredible precision. View the transformation from aluminum brick to finished product. We've just updated this slideshow with some insights from Leica's head of product management, Stefan Daniel. Click through to see (and read) more.
Compare our reviewer's results for yourself.
All around the world, people are sharing their point of view as they welcome 2014.
In the wink of an eye, Google gives a shutter alternative.
Integrating a tablet into a live shoot with a DSLR.
Are hybrid cameras/smartphones what we've been waiting for?
Do you remember having to change floppy disks on your Sony Mavica? Or perhaps plugging your Coolpix 100 into the side of your laptop? The early days of consumer digital photography were filled with cameras that broke new ground, though not necessarily in directions that were widely adopted. In this article, DPReview's Jeff Keller takes a look back at ten unique cameras from the era of PC Cards and SCSI ports. Follow the link to explore some of the interesting dead-ends of early digital photography.
Van Genderen's Lumia 920 film made it all the way to Sundance.
How Instagram is playing a role in documenting Obama's presidency.
Lowy uses new Clara filter in Sarajevo.
See what the black & white filter can do in the hands of an award-winning photographer.
We searched social media for the best road trip photos and videos.
Photographer Jeremy Veach shares artistic and adorable photos of his dog Norm via @jermzlee.
We've collected some of our favorite photos of the summer so far.
Make the most of your mobile for fantastic fireworks photos.
What are you doing to keep your photos from being stolen?
We've just posted the first in what we hope will be an ongoing series of short videos aimed at the novice photographer. In this first segment our hosts Jordan and Mark compare the results from a smartphone and an entry-level digital SLR in everyday shooting conditions such as low light, moving subjects and the challenge of capturing a flattering informal portrait. In future spots we'll be covering more practical shooting advice and diving into creative techniques in an effort to help beginners choose the right gear. Click on the thumbnail to watch the video.
Rob Hart says he "was replaced with a reporter with an iPhone, so he is documenting his new life with an iPhone."
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! The tiny GoPro camera looks delicious to some animals.
These pros find new uses for camera phones.
Operation Photo Rescue repairs photos damaged by fires, floods and natural disasters.
Smartphone snaps catalogue shoes found all over the world.
Peter Belanger dishes on how he captures beautiful iPhone photos.
We put four top-of-the-line phone cameras to the test under a range of shooting conditions.