Don't-Miss Camera Stories

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Canon's DSLR camera boasts an insane 120-megapixels

Canon's latest prototype DSLR camera features a 120-megapixel sensor with more than double the resolution of the EOS 5DS and 5DS R.

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Canon goes big on resolution with 250-megapixel sensor

Canon developed an experimental CMOS sensor with 250 megapixels that could be used in some enterprise applications such as surveillance.

Hands on with Ricoh's new Theta S 360° camera

The new model of the innovative all-around camera can snap better photos, take better video and is compatible with Google Maps uploads.

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Ricoh's 360-degree Theta camera gets better images, video

Ricoh's Theta, a candy bar-sized camera that can capture all-around images, is getting an upgrade.

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New drone hopes to make aerial photography a Snap

Vanatage Robotics' new Snap camera drone combines stabilized 4K video with a variety of shooting modes and a focus on safety and portability -- attributes it hopes will enable the product to stand out in an increasingly crowded market.

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Hey, Saturn, take a selfie! World's biggest digital camera will photograph the universe

The U.S. government has approved construction of a powerful digital camera that will help scientists better understand dark matter and study how galaxies formed.

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360-degree cameras are unleashing a new wave of panorama apps

Omnidirectional cameras such as Ricoh's Theta are inspiring a variety of new apps that go beyond photo-stitching functions of the past.

PCWorld News

Nokia rolls out spherical camera for virtual reality apps

The OZO has eight image sensors and eight microphones for immersive VR renderings

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Hands on with Windows 10's Windows Hello: It just works

Windows 10's facial authentication feature recognizes you when you sit down in front of your PC. One day, it could kill the password.

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The Bounce Explorer camera rolls into bad scenes to give cops the big picture

The camera can be thrown into any situation, where it can create panoramic images that beam directly to a smartphone.

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GoPro's upcoming six camera mount is good news for rich VR fans

But the company's CEO acknowledges that cheaper setups are needed for mass adoption.

Presence Security Pack

People Power adds sensors to its smartphone-based home-monitoring system

The Presence app currently lets you monitor your home using any camera-equipped Android or iOS device. Buyers will soon be able to add security, water, and climate sensors to the mix.



Sharp's new smartphones play slow-motion video at 2,100 frames per second

An image-processing feature adds copied frames to videos for slow-motion effects

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MIT algorithm banishes window reflections in pics

The software can automatically remove reflections when photographing through windows

Oomi Touch

Oomi is a sensor-packed connected-home system looking to break the mold

Indiegogo campaign seeks to raise a modest $50,000; product to ship in October.


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Neighborhood Watch program to add wireless security cams to its wetware network

Strategically placed battery-powered cameras will provide real-time alerts to designated residents' smartphones.