The Information reports Distinguished Engineer Marc Levoy has left Google along with former General Manager of the Pixel Smartphones Business Unit, Mario Queiroz.
Articles tagged "google"
mobileDec 17, 2019 at 16:41
The Pixel 4 is the first Google phone that can make use of a dual-camera for depth estimation in portrait mode.
mobileDec 9, 2019 at 20:18
Google Pixel users will soon be able to apply background blur to portrait image that were taken in standard photo mode.
mobileNov 27, 2019 at 17:08
The team behind Google's Night Sight mode has authored a blog post to provide technical detail about the new astrophotography feature.
Nov 20, 2019 at 19:43
The vulnerability is extensive, potentially allowing unauthorized users to gain access to photos, videos, audio, location and more through a little trickery in Google and Samsung's camera apps.
mobileNov 13, 2019 at 14:00
With its newly improved Super Resolution Zoom, the Pixel 4 makes a case for itself as a replacement for a compact camera with a 4-6x zoom range. And for the most part it succeeds – compacts still have their advantages, but they're pretty much history for most users.
mobileNov 6, 2019 at 18:10
The latest version of the Google Camera app now includes astrophotography support for Google Pixel 2 and series devices.
mobileOct 21, 2019 at 20:48
Some of the Pixel 4's new camera features will be made available to older Pixel devices via a software update, but Google has confirmed Dual Exposure Controls and Live HDR+ features are limited to Pixel 4 smartphones.
mobileOct 16, 2019 at 21:38
DPReview Science Editor Rishi Sanyal had an opportunity to sit down with Marc Levoy and Isaac Reynolds of Google to dive deep into the most important camera updates on the new Pixel 4.
Oct 15, 2019 at 15:01
Google has officially unveiled the Pixel 4, with the addition of a telephoto camera headlining the camera updates. Other improvements include real-time HDR preview in live view, added brightness and exposure controls, and an updated portrait mode with better depth mapping.
mobileOct 14, 2019 at 19:45
Google's Night Sight has justifiably been considered the low light king, but with the iPhone 11 Apple is challenging for this title with its own Night Mode. Take a look at how they compare side-by-side.
mobileOct 12, 2019 at 13:00
We would expect the iPhone 11's Portrait Mode to outperform the Pixel 3, and it does. But Google has its work cut out in more than one way if its next-gen flagship is to stay competitive.
Oct 3, 2019 at 18:05
The photos (and their EXIF data) hint at the new and improved camera capabilities that will be inside the impending Pixel 4 smartphone.
Sep 13, 2019 at 16:17
Google uses machine learning to pick your best photos from previous years and pins them to the top of your gallery.
mobileSep 9, 2019 at 21:18
It looks like the Google Pixel 4 could feature a computational imaging feature targeted at astrophotographers.
Aug 23, 2019 at 17:45
Optical Character Recognition (OCR) isn't new technology, but this does mark the beginning of an era where you can search for text found within your images hosted on Google Photos.
Aug 8, 2019 at 15:21
A new report from 9to5Google claims there will be a ‘DSLR-like’ camera attachment for Google's upcoming Pixel 4 smartphone.
Aug 6, 2019 at 19:47
A number of Pixel 3 units are experiencing an issue with the camera that causes the image to shake uncontrollably with an accompanying clicking noise.
Jul 17, 2019 at 15:37
Alphabet's Wing introduced OpenSky, the first release in a planned ecosystem of apps, to ensure safe and compliant drone operations.
mobileJul 8, 2019 at 18:41
References to a tele-camera have been found in the code of a leaked version of Google's camera app.
videoJul 6, 2019 at 14:00
The Google Pixel 3 has a lot of neat tricks up its sleeve thanks to features like HDR+ and Night Sight, but is it good enough to replace your regular point and shoot camera? Chris decided to find out by using the Pixel 3 XL as his only camera on a big trip. Was it up to the task?
This week on DPReview TV, Chris and Jordan reviewed the Google Pixel 3 XL camera. Take a look a look at some of the photos they shot and decide for yourself if the Pixel 3 is good enough to be your go-to travel camera.
Jul 5, 2019 at 14:21
Product lead David Lieb revealed some upcoming features in a Twitter exchange with users.
Jun 14, 2019 at 15:07
The new method applies correction edits locally to faces while leaving the background and other image elements untouched.
mobileJun 12, 2019 at 21:06
In an unusual move, Google has revealed its upcoming Pixel 4 phone well ahead of its expected launch in the fall. A larger camera bump featuring at least two rear-facing cameras is visible in the image tweeted by an official Google account.
mobileMay 29, 2019 at 18:04
Super Resolution captures a burst of RAW files and takes advantage of the user's hand-shake in order to increase image detail in the merged output file.
mobileMay 20, 2019 at 16:05
Google complies with an executive order and resulting blacklists that prohibits US companies to do business with certain foreign entities.
May 7, 2019 at 20:03
Google's new mid-range phones bring some of the impressive camera tech from the Pixel 3 and 3 XL into more affordable devices.
mobileApr 18, 2019 at 18:50
The new Photobooth mode uses AI to automatically detect the best moment to trigger the shutter during selfie capture.
mobileMar 24, 2019 at 13:00
Night Sight, Portrait Mode and (surprisingly) wide-angle selfie mode are features that we're currently loving about the Pixel 3's camera.
Feb 6, 2019 at 18:49
Security company Trend Micro says 29 camera apps have been removed from the Google Play Store for malicious advertisements and, on some occasions, storing users images on remote servers.
mobileFeb 4, 2019 at 19:49
In a shootout with the Pixel 3 Almalence finds its own multi-frame zoom solution captures better detail than the Google equivalent.
Jan 21, 2019 at 19:27
News results from Google might be missing a few images if a new EU Copyright Directive passes.
mobileDec 28, 2018 at 14:00
DPR's Managing Editor Allison Johnson captured a trip to San Francisco the way most millennials do: on her phone. The surprising ease with which she was able to share her photos across platforms using Google Photos makes it her pick.
Dec 20, 2018 at 17:38
With many users creating very large albums using the new Live Album feature, Google has decided to double the image and video limit for albums in Photos.
Dec 12, 2018 at 15:21
Google is cracking down on unsupported video files being uploaded to its Photos platform and taking up free storage space.
videoDec 6, 2018 at 15:41
Insta360 has launched a software update for its One X 360-degree camera and announced a camera bundle exclusively available on Apple.com.
mobileNov 20, 2018 at 12:57
According to reports the camera on some Google Pixel 3 devices crashes when accessed by a third-party camera app.
Nov 15, 2018 at 14:38
DxO announces the latest update to Nik Collection (version 1.1) that brings better compatibility, fewer bugs to the plugin suite it acquired from Google a year ago
mobileNov 14, 2018 at 17:25
Google has published a post, explaining the technologies behind its new Night Sight feature in detail, on the company's Research blog.
Nov 12, 2018 at 19:23
The New York Times has teamed up with Google to start the process of digitizing more than five million photos stored in a vault nicknamed "the morgue."
mobileOct 24, 2018 at 15:24
Google says it's working on a fix for an issue on its Pixel 3 phones that's causing images to not be saved properly.
mobileOct 17, 2018 at 19:49
Google's Super Res Zoom technology uses pixel-shifting methods to achieve zoom results comparable to some optical solutions. Google has published an in-depth explanation on its AI blog.
mobileOct 11, 2018 at 15:28
We sat down with the Google Pixel camera team to learn about key new camera features on the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, and an explanation of the sophisticated software advancements that power them.
Oct 10, 2018 at 13:00
At a time when manufacturers are adding triple and even quad-cameras to their flagship smartphones, Google is sticking with one main camera. But given the sophistication of the company's computational efforts, we think it's the right approach for now.
mobileOct 9, 2018 at 16:00
The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL offer a second front-facing camera and a host of improved computational features such as digital zoom based on super-resolution capture, better depth mapping and a fill-light effect for low light portraits.
Sep 30, 2018 at 12:00
Google has started adding copyright information in image search results, and will work to improve guidelines for photographers on including relevant metadata with their images.
mobileAug 23, 2018 at 19:00
A Russian website has published a full hands-on review of a Google Pixel 3 pre-production unit.
Aug 17, 2018 at 17:59
When it was introduced earlier this year, Google's new cloud storage service wasn't available to new customers. Now, anyone in the US can sign up for a Google One plan, starting at $2/month for 100GB of storage.
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