Articles tagged "photo"

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Enlight for iOS launches with high-end photo editing tools

A new app from the makers of Facetune goes beyond selfies.

Cooliris photo startup acquired by Yahoo

Yahoo has acquired Cooliris, the company behind a photo browsing app by the same name, as well as the photo messaging app BeamIt. 

New forums! DIY Photo Projects and Underwater Photography

We're pleased to announce the creation of two new forums. 'DIY and Photo Experiments' is the place to show off your photography-related DIY projects, discuss homemade solutions to hardware problems and share photo experiments with other dpreview users. If it's safe, legal, and you figured it out yourself, this is the place to show it off. Meanwhile, 'Underwater Photography' is the place to share and discuss - yes, you guessed it - all things related to taking pictures underwater. Click though for more information

PicTricks offers cheap photo 'fixes'

Do your pictures need a bit of polish? If you're not comfortable with post-processing, a new service called PicTricks can provide quick photo 'fixes' like whitening teeth, removing unwanted elements from a scene and correcting unflattering lighting or skin tone rendition. Their services start at $5 per photo and a 24-hour turnaround from the 'team of editors' is promised. We've had a look at the service, and you can click through to read more

Behind the photo: Sports Illustrated's 'Boston Strong' cover

About a week prior to Monday’s running of the Boston Marathon, and a year after the bombing at the 2013 marathon, photographer Gregory Heisler addressed a crowd of thousands gathered at the finish line. The group included runners, first responders and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh, all ready to pose for Sports Illustrated's 'Boston Strong' cover photo. Directing the crowd through a megaphone and standing on a raised platform, Heisler captured a portrait of 3,000 proud, resilient Bostonians. Take a peek behind the scenes of this large scale photo shoot. Learn more

Blurb collaborates with Amazon to distribute self-published photo books

Blurb, an online self-publishing platform for photo books, is announcing a new program that will allow books created with its online tools to be sold on Amazon. Once a book is created through Blurb, authors may choose to create an ISBN, name a price and list the book for sale with the online retailer. Blurb charges a base price per book to cover printing, and Amazon charges a fee based on list price. Profit left over is paid to the author via Paypal. Learn more

More than 1.5 billion images are uploaded to Google's social networking site weekly. 

If you haven't tried these new photography apps, you should.

Google+ fully incorporates Snapseed's photo editing

One catch: you have to use Google Chrome.

Leaked photo allegedly of giant Lumia 1520 smartphone

Is Nokia planning to supersize the Lumia? 

Cameleon photo app updated

New iOS app sees faster performance and other improvements.

Great summer photo projects
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A good summer photo project doesn't necessarily require a lot of expensive equipment, just a camera, an idea and the persistence to see it through. Chances are you've already got everything you need to kick off a photo series of your own. At DPReview we're always looking for new and interesting photos on the web and lately we've noticed a lot of inspired projects. Some are fairly laborious, while others take a simple idea and run with it. Check out these projects and why not get started on your own?

Easy ways to embed Instagram videos

How to quickly and easily share your Instagram videos on your blog or site. 

Linea updated with Dropbox access and automatic photo organization

Updated app automatically arranges photos and allows Linea users to download images from Dropbox.

 
 

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10 mobile solutions for photo storage and sharing

Top options to keep your photo files organized and easily accessible from anywhere.

Hands on: Linea is a collaborative photo aggregator with sleek style

Linea for iOS allows different people to upload photos onto the same 'Line.'

Who needs fetch when you can teach your felines to take self portraits? 

UK's Focus on Imaging photo trade show to close

The organisers of Europe's largest annual photographic trade show, Focus on Imaging, have declared that this year's show was the last. Mary Walker Exhibitions had organised the show, held in March at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham UK, for the past 24 years. In a statement Mary Walker announced that the rights to the show would not be sold on, but instead it is simply being brought to an end.

Operation Photo Rescue repairs photos damaged by fires, floods and natural disasters.

App posts photos to Facebook from Google Glass

Third-party app developer Tesseract Mobile offers app to post Google Glass photos to Facebook.

World Press Photo award enables photographer to resume his career

Last October, Portuguese freelance photojournalist Daniel Rodrigues was forced to sell off all his camera gear to pay the bills. Only a few months later, however, one of his images took first prize in the Daily Life category from the prestigious World Press Photo foundation. As a result of the ensuing attention, Rodrigues has been able to acquire new gear and resume his career in photojournalism. (via New York Times Lens blog)

Can you tell the difference between an iPhone and DSLR photo?

Camera Showdown compares images from different cameras to see what gear comes out on top.

Which mobile platform is best for photographers?

We take a look at what the Google Play store, Apple App Store and Windows Store offer photographers.

Photojournalist unexpectedly documents domestic violence

Freelance photojournalist Sara Naomi Lewkowicz recently recounted the events that led to her presence during an incident of domestic violence. The harrowing images that she captured illustrate, among other things, the extent to which this photographer was able to 'blend' into the lives of her subjects, capturing a scene in which you'd imagine an outsider would be prohibited from documenting. Yet Lewkowicz's account has drawn online detractors who question whether intervention, not documentation was the appropriate response. Read on for more details.

Ethics of prize-winning photo debated

A controversy over photojournalistic ethics and integrity has sprung up over the accusation that Magnum photographer Paolo Pellegrin misrepresented both the subject and context of an award-winning image. An image purporting to show a gun-wielding former Marine corps sniper in a rough neighborhood is actually of a former photojournalism student in a safe neighborhood. Was this simply poor record-keeping or a deliberate fabrication? Read on for more details.

320-gigapixel photo of London is the world's largest panoramic photo

A 320-gigapixel image taken from top of London's BT Tower has set the world record of the largest panoramic photo. It breaks the previous record set by a 281-gigapixel electron micrograph of a zebrafish embryo taken in 2012. The London image was shot by panorama specialists 360 Cities and is made up of 48,640 individual frames. To get an idea of just how large this photograph is, BT says if it was printed at 'normal resolution' the photo would measure measure 98 x 24 metres.Click through for pictures and more information on the hardware used to make the image. 

Google Drive's Android app now allows for view streaming, meanwhile photo navigation will become easier on the browser. 

HTC teases photo of new 'M7' smartphone

The Taiwanese manufacturer’s latest offering will be announced on Tuesday.

Photo Cube offers compact printing for smartphones

Macworld/iWorld report: Printer is iOS and Android compatible and connects with 30-pin dock, USB port or wi-fi.

Twitter and Dropbox update photo viewing, Flickr sees surge in popularity

We round up the latest news from photo sharing apps.

Study reveals iPhone photo apps cheaper than Android

A look at over 27,500 apps shows high quality iOS imaging apps are more affordable.

DPReview Connect category winners also announced.

The international photo agency will now accept mobile photos on its Live News service.

BlackBerry 10 video shows Instagram-like filters

The latest operating system from RIM will have built-in lo-fi editing tools.

Making the most of a busy mobile photo space

Star Rush examines how to find clarity within the clutter. 

Phillips showcases photo sharing via TV, high-tech baby monitors

CES 2013: New Phillips TVs allow for direct wifi photo transfer from smartphones

Instagram shares top 10 photo locations of 2012

A Thai shopping mall and two U.S. baseball stadiums make the list.

Win a Samsung Galaxy Camera through photo contest

Samsung and Time Out invite you to submit images of London and New York for new contest.

Flickr app update adds photo filters

Flickr updates iOS app with 16 filters, also improves desktop navigation.

Carl Zeiss Photo Contest 2012 open to mobile photographers

As long as your image was taken with a Zeiss lens, you can submit your entry through Jan. 15, 2013 on Flickr.

Twitter introduces photo filters

Twitter officially joins in the photo filter frenzy. 

Instagram disables photo display on Twitter

Soon, your Instagram photos won't be displayed on your Twitter feed.

Look Lock smartphone holder for DSLRs keeps subjects focused

Accessory uses mobile phones to hold subject's attention.

Simple Photo Tips: 6 steps to sharper photos

Nothing ruins a special moment like a blurry photo. Follow these simple steps to start getting sharper pictures today.

Facebook’s Photo Sync automatically uploads photos from your phone

Photo Sync uploads your photos privately so you can share them later; now testing for iOS. 

Travel photo sharing app Jetpac gets an update

Version 2.0 improves navigation on the free app.

Demotix, “the freelancer’s AP,” is now part of image licensing giant Corbis.

Stephen Mayes on mobile photography: “pure implementation of the digital phenomenon.”

App review: Photo Editor by Aviary for Android and iOS

Read our full review of this multi-platform editor.

Study shows app users ripe for physical photo purchases

An untapped market may await photo app makers.

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