Lightt has gone from an iOS app that combined about 13 still images into a 10 second clip without sound to one that captures actual video — with sound. Single clips can be captured up to almost 20 seconds (our test clip was 18.2 seconds) but it’s easy to continue shooting and adding footage. And you can combine any of your clips into a single, longer video. A high-speed option is available, but you’ll lose the sound.
New, too, are editing options including effects filters such as B&W, Sepia, Saturated and Chalk, to name just a few. Want to share your world with adoring fans? Lightt videos can now be uploaded directly to Tumblr, and you can check in with FourSquare, too. Sharing to Facebook, Twitter and, of course, Lightt's social network and Channels are still available.
When we spoke with Lightt co-founder, Alex Mostoufi, last October right before Lightt (v. 1.0) was released he and his team had big plans for the app and, although we were a little skeptical based on the initial release, Lightt 2.0 is certainly a major step forward. Moustoufi told us at that time that Lightt, with its open API, was built to be expanded onto all devices. It seems that Vine, with its recently released Android version, beat Lightt to the punch in that regard but, hopefully, Lightt won’t be too far behind.
DJI has unveiled the Ronin 4D, an all-in-one cinema camera system that combines a full-frame Zenmuse X9 gimbal camera with four-axis image stabilization, LiDAR focusing and wireless transmission to create the ultimate all-in-one shooting experience.
Sigma's 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN is an impressively compact, bright and affordable upgrade over most kit lenses, and users of Sony's APS-C cameras should take note.
In his review of the Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN, DPReview TV's Chris Niccolls praises the lens for its compact size and impressive performance. Check out this gallery to see full resolution sample images from his review.
Nikon's latest Z9 teaser video hints at very capable Eye AF and Vehicle AF modes. We also hear a burst of the shutter, which suggests 20 fps capture will be present on the flagship mirrorless camera system.
Today, the Epson International Pano Award winners were announced for the 2021 competition.
Google is once again pushing computational photography into the future. But this time they have some additional camera hardware (and processing power) to get the job done.
The M-mount Voigtlander 90mm F2.8 Apo-Skopar M-mount lens can now be pre-ordered for $799 at authorized Voigtlander retailers.
We put the Sigma 18-50mm F2.8 on a Sony a6600 and took it around to some of our favorite Seattle photo spots. Check out our sample gallery to see if this fast, compact lens can deliver the goods.
Chris loves the tiny size and fast speed of the new Sigma 18-50mm F2.8, but it's not without some compromise. Find out where this lens excels – and where it falls short – in our DPReview TV review.
Sigma has announced the 18-50mm F2.8 DC DN | C, a compact, fast aperture APS-C standard zoom for E and L mount mirrorless cameras.
Earlier this month, Canon unveiled the RF 5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens. The unique lens is the first of its kind and is designed to record VR footage. Canon has shared the first footage recorded with the Canon EOS R5 and its new lens.
The new computers can both be configured with Apple's new M1 Pro and M1 Max chipsets and offer a redesign that brings back the SD card slot, HDMI port and MagSafe charging.
While the teaser itself doesn't reveal much about the forthcoming camera, the metadata tags for the video premiere hint at the name of the camera and what sort of capabilities we're looking at.
Rotolight brings RBGWW LEDs to its NEO and AEOS lights, ups the power and gives us a touch screen. They not only output continuous light, but can also flash up to 16.7 million colors.
In part one of our guide to building the ultimate photo and video editing PC, we talk about the beating heart of your PC build: the CPU and Motherboard.
When Chris and Jordan reviewed the iPhone 13 Pro for DPReview TV they focused mostly on video. However, they took a lot of photos along the way. Check out this gallery they shot, which includes some ProRaw conversions using Capture One Pro.
Henry Fitz Jr., Alexander Wolcott and John Johnson were among the first to capture daguerreotypes in the United States. Their early images are believed to be some of the oldest in American history.
Chris and Jordan are taking a well deserved break, so we're bringing you a classic rerun: DPReview TV episode #1. Take a trip in the wayback machine and watch our review of the Sony a7 III.
RØDE has released a pair of updates for its Wireless Go II dual-channel microphone system, adding on-the-go setting changes and the ability to use the system to livestream and podcast.
United Kingdom-based film photography retailer Analogue Wonderland has launched its female-led film processing and scanning lab, WonderLab.
The winners and finalists for the 2021 Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, put on by the Natural History Museum, were recently announced.
To celebrate its 175th anniversary, the Associated Press (AP) has published an eight-part series discussing various key moments in its history. One such moment was the introduction of the AP Portable Picture Transmitter in 1981, a device that could scan photos and send them around the world via a telephone line.
The lens isn't yet on Samyang's website, but Thai retailer Shopee reveals the details of the lens, which is currently available to order for what amounts to roughly $900.
The FE 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II is Sony's first attempt to update its 'G Master' lineup. The inside has been completely reworked. Follow along as we hit the highlights of this latest high-end telezoom, with a full-on analysis of its optics.
Chris and Jordan from DPReview TV just reviewed the new Sony 70-200mm F2.8 GM II zoom lens. Check out some of the sample photos they shot for their review and judge image quality for yourself.
Astropad has announced Luna Display 5.0, allowing people to use an iPad as a second display on Windows. Luna Display is now the only hardware solution letting people use an iPad as a second display on both Windows and Mac.
We've had a chance to see how Sony's latest 70-200mm F2.8 GM OSS II performs in a variety of situations with some sunny Fall weather around Seattle. Take a look and find out for yourself how it performs.
The Sony 70-200mm F2.8 GM II promises to deliver pro-level performance that competes with the best zooms in its class. Can it deliver? Chris and Jordan tell us what we need to know in their hands-on review.
Sony has announced a completely redesigned 70-200mm F2.8 GM with a different optical design, linear motors for the autofocus system and a higher price tag.