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18 incredible images of our world snapped from space

18 incredible images of our world snapped from space

By Adrian Willings

Sometimes the world can be a much more revealing place if you take the time to see things from different angle. These incredible angled images captured by Planet Labs SkySat satellites reveal the world from 280 miles up, showing off the contours of our... Read more

Fujifilm's Instax SQ6 camera turns you into a walking Instagram feed

Fujifilm's Instax SQ6 camera turns you into a walking Instagram feed

By Max Langridge

Fujifilm has announced the launch of the Instax Square SQ6 camera, the world's first square format analogue Instax camera.  Fujifilm Instax Square SQ10 combines instant photo printing with a digital image sensor The Instax SQ6 prints out instant 1:1,... Read more

Panasonic Lumix FT7 is a go-anywhere, do-it-all compact digital camera

Panasonic Lumix FT7 is a go-anywhere, do-it-all compact digital camera

By Max Langridge

Panasonic has announced the launch of the Lumix FT7 tough digital camera, which boasts an impressive feature set that allows it to be taken virtually anywhere.  Best compact cameras 2018: The best point and-shoot-cameras available to buy today The FT7... Read more

Lost and Found - The missing NYC Parks Photos

Lost and Found - The missing NYC Parks Photos

By Max Langridge

40 years ago, several New York City newspapers went on a three-month strike, including the New York Times. Sensing an opportunity to document life in the City's parks, then-Commissioner Gordon Davis recruited eight photographers from the New York Times... Read more

Photo editing made easy: How to remove backgrounds, unwanted objects and edit images in seconds

Photo editing made easy: How to remove backgrounds, unwanted objects and edit images in seconds

By Pocket-lint Promotion

Photo editing can be a tricky business. There are plenty of software options out there for people looking to transform their photos, but they're often hard to use and unnecessarily complicated for beginners.  The good news is it doesn't have to be that... Read more

The 24 most expensive photos that sold for millions

The 24 most expensive photos that sold for millions

By Max Langridge

Most of us will be aware that paintings can fetch tens, even hundreds of millions of dollars, but digital photos can be just as collectable and demand similar prices at auction.Collectors will even pay big bucks to own a piece of a photograph: in February... Read more

Entry-level GoPro Hero could be all the action-cam you ever need

Entry-level GoPro Hero could be all the action-cam you ever need

By Max Langridge

GoPro CEO Nick Woodman has previously promised a new entry-level camera would arrive in 2018, and backed up those claims at CES 2018.  Best GoPro: Which GoPro should you choose? Today, we're seeing his promise ring true, as GoPro has announced the Hero.... Read more

GoPro's camera tech might power future robots and self-driving cars

GoPro's camera tech might power future robots and self-driving cars

By Elyse Betters

GoPro has embraced a new way to grow its bottom line: licensing deals.The action camera maker has entered into a new licensing partnership with Jabil, a manufacturing services company. The idea is that Jabil will use GoPro's design and intellectual property... Read more

Meet the Photoshop artist you'd want to be trolled by

Meet the Photoshop artist you'd want to be trolled by

By Adrian Willings

We all have our flaws and features of our body that we'd love a professional to edit out of our photos. Or maybe the perfect selfie that's been ruined by a photo-bombing pet or random stranger in the background. A skilled Photoshopper might be able to... Read more

Snow pictures: How to take beautiful photos in the snow

Snow pictures: How to take beautiful photos in the snow

By Stuart Miles

The UK is covered in snow, this time thanks to the "Beast from the East" and Storm Emma which many might curse as they have to trudge to work, but it can also present some fun opportunities too, especially for photographers.Trains will be cancelled as... Read more

Sony's new A7 III is a "basic" mirrorless camera that's anything but

Sony's new A7 III is a "basic" mirrorless camera that's anything but

By Max Langridge

Sony has announced the A7 III mirrorless cameras as successor to the three-year-old A7 II. It combines some of the best features of the A9 and A7R III into an affordable $2,000 package (body only). Sony A7 II review: Mostly alpha, some beta One of the... Read more

It's about time: Google Clips AI camera is finally available to buy

It's about time: Google Clips AI camera is finally available to buy

By Elyse Betters

Do you remember Google's Clips camera?Shortly after announcing the new Home Max and Home Mini speakers, as well as the new Pixel phones last autumn, Google brought out a camera that uses artificial intelligence to capture moments you might otherwise miss.... Read more

Canon ups its budget DSLR game, intros EOS 2000D and 4000D

Canon ups its budget DSLR game, intros EOS 2000D and 4000D

By Mike Lowe

Looking to entice a new audience into the budget DSLR category, Canon has introduced a pair of entry-level EOS models: the 2000D and 4000D.The 2000D replaces the EOS 1300D, while the 4000D is an entirely new entry designed to include every possible cost-saving... Read more

29 of the most famous alien and monster photographs ever taken

29 of the most famous alien and monster photographs ever taken

By Adrian Willings

Since the dawn of time, the human race has seen mystery and intrigue around every corner. Mysterious events have been put down to the supernatural, the paranormal and even the extra-terrestrial.One things for sure, there have been a lot of unexplained... Read more

Incredible award-winning aerial photos from the Skypixel photo contest

Incredible award-winning aerial photos from the Skypixel photo contest

By Adrian Willings

Skypixel, in partnership with DJI, has announced the winners of its competition marking "The Best Aerial Photos of 2017". This contest is now the largest and most well-known aerial photography contest in the world and brings a range of breath-taking submissions.These... Read more

Fujifilm X-H1 mirrorless camera marries pro-spec stills and 4K video thrills

Fujifilm X-H1 mirrorless camera marries pro-spec stills and 4K video thrills

By Mike Lowe

Looking for a high-performance mirrorless interchangeable lens camera? Fujifilm just unveiled the X-H1, which is gunning to be king of the hill.With a robust build - it's weather-resistant and scratch-resistant - this mirrorless marvel wraps a magnesium... Read more

41 of the most unusual cameras ever made

41 of the most unusual cameras ever made

By Adrian Willings

Camera technology has come a long way since the early days of the camera obscura. Manufacturers and inventors have tried and tested a multitude of different camera designs some quirky, some bonkers, some incredibly successful. Over the years, there have... Read more

Panasonic Lumix GX9 puts shooting power into a compact body

Panasonic Lumix GX9 puts shooting power into a compact body

By Chris Hall

Panasonic has announced the new Lumix GX9, slimming down the 2015 GX8 model for a more compact but powerful interchangeable lens system camera that look more like the GX80 in style.At its heart is a 20.3-megapixel Live MOS sensor without a low-pass filter,... Read more

Panasonic TZ200 extends to 15x optical zoom for all your travel close-ups

Panasonic TZ200 extends to 15x optical zoom for all your travel close-ups

By Chris Hall

Panasonic has announced an update to its popular travel camera, resulting in the Lumix TZ200.The new model keeps to this line's style with a compact body, but packing an impressive 15x optical zoom Leica lens onto the front. This lens is 24mm at the wide... Read more

Incredible photographer tricks the eye without Photoshop

Incredible photographer tricks the eye without Photoshop

By Adrian Willings

Some artists use a camera to create their works of art by simply capturing the world around them. Others use Photoshop to masterfully manipulate photos to transform an image into something new. Others still, use photographic wizardry to create images... Read more

How to take pictures of the ‘Super Blue Blood Moon’

How to take pictures of the ‘Super Blue Blood Moon’

By Dan Grabham

Tonight sees a big lunar event called the "Super blue blood moon" with three lunar phenomena taking place across the globe. In the UK, the moon is closest to us in its orbit so the moon will be around a third bigger than usual.Landscape and travel photographer... Read more

Fujifilm X-A5 is the company's smallest mirrorless camera to date

Fujifilm X-A5 is the company's smallest mirrorless camera to date

By Mike Lowe

We've long harped on about Fujifilm's image quality prowess from its mirrorless X-series cameras. Well, now you can get the utmost quality in the smallest-and-lightest package to date: the X-A5.Fuji's latest interchangeable lens snapper introduces the... Read more

Google starts selling its Clips AI camera on Google Store... sort of

Google starts selling its Clips AI camera on Google Store... sort of

By Elyse Betters

Do you remember Google's Clips camera?Right after announcing the new Home Max and Home Mini speakers, as well as the new Pixel phones last autumn, Google brought out a camera that uses artificial intelligence to capture moments you might otherwise miss.... Read more

Fujifilm FinePix XP130 is a compact, rugged, point-and-shoot camera

Fujifilm FinePix XP130 is a compact, rugged, point-and-shoot camera

By Max Langridge

Fujifilm has taken the wraps off its latest waterproof, rugged camera, the FinePix 130. It's the successor model to the XP120 and retains many of the outgoing camera's specs, including a 16.4-megapixel image sensor with an f/3.9-4.9 aperture range and... Read more

Intel's new RealSense cameras add 3D depth-perception to virtually any device

Intel's new RealSense cameras add 3D depth-perception to virtually any device

By Max Langridge

Intel has announced a couple of new RealSense cameras as part of its D400 product family. The D415 and D435 are available to order now in the US and are fully plug 'n' play, meaning you simply need to connect them to all manner of devices via USB and... Read more

Hasselblad made a 400-megapixel, €48,000 camera because why not?

Hasselblad made a 400-megapixel, €48,000 camera because why not?

By Max Langridge

Swedish camera manufacturer Hasselblad is already known for its expensive but powerful cameras, but its latest takes things to a whole new level. That's because the H6D-400c Multi-Shot camera is capable of taking 400-megapixel photos, giving photographers... Read more

GoPro: 'We will still produce new cameras later this year'

GoPro: 'We will still produce new cameras later this year'

By Dan Grabham

GoPro says that it will still produce new “camera and software” products this year and will return to profitability. Pocket-Lint was present at GoPro’s CES 2018 press briefing where the main topic was not product, but instead the current financial... Read more

Amazing Images from a Small World. The winning images from Nikon's photomicrography competition

Amazing Images from a Small World. The winning images from Nikon's photomicrography competition

By Max Langridge

Camera manufacturer Nikon has been running the International Small World Competition since 1975. Now in its 42nd year, the competition celebrates the very best in photomicrography. A photomicrograph is a digital image taken through a microscope to magnify... Read more

The best GoPro photos in the world, prepare to lose your breath

The best GoPro photos in the world, prepare to lose your breath

By Max Langridge

GoPro has recently released its sixth-generation action camera, the Hero 6 Black.  The company has even released the Fusion, a camera capable of taking 360-degree photos. The Hero 6 Black is the more feature-packed of the two, and can take HDR photos... Read more

Tips for low light photography: Capture every Christmas moment

Tips for low light photography: Capture every Christmas moment

By Britta O'Boyle

Christmas tends to be a time of pretty lights and low-lit rooms to take full advantage of those lights, which in turn results in images full of random shadows and colours.To help you out, we have compiled a few tips to give you better photo results when... Read more

Grab a Sony RX100 IV high-end compact for just £575, save £425 today only

Grab a Sony RX100 IV high-end compact for just £575, save £425 today only

By Mike Lowe

Black Friday bargains have arrived. For today only, Amazon has a great deal on the Sony RX100 Mark IV high-end compact, at just £575 (save £425) - see the deal here. Well known as one of the best pro-spec compact cameras going, the RX100 series crams... Read more

Get a Sony A7 mirrorless camera kit for just £719 - less than half price for Black Friday

Get a Sony A7 mirrorless camera kit for just £719 - less than half price for Black Friday

By Mike Lowe

Black Friday is rife with bargains, and Amazon has a banger on the first-generation Sony A7 mirrorless camera for £719 (save £831) - see the deal here.Although listed with the over-complex "ILCE7KB" name tag - that's interchangeable lens camera, kit... Read more

Panasonic Lumix G9 bridges the gap between mirrorless and DSLR for pros

Panasonic Lumix G9 bridges the gap between mirrorless and DSLR for pros

By Rik Henderson

There's a new Panasonic flagship mirrorless camera in town. And it's aiming at the pro DSLR market.The Panasonic Lumix G9 is squarely pitched as a pro-photographer camera, with a 20-megapixel Live MOS sensor, superfast autofocus with 0.04s acquisition... Read more

GoPro plans to launch a new entry-level camera sometime in 2018

GoPro plans to launch a new entry-level camera sometime in 2018

By Elyse Betters

GoPro has several cameras in its lineup, including the entry-level Hero 5 Session camera, which GoPro plans to replace next year.GoPro CEO Nick Woodman announced in an upbeat earnings call on Wednesday that the camera is going to be replaced by a new,... Read more

Incredible photos and breathtaking images from the Unsplash Awards 2017

Incredible photos and breathtaking images from the Unsplash Awards 2017

By Adrian Willings

Unsplash started life a little over four years ago as a humble Tumblr blog and has since grown into a massive photography community with over 300,000 images and astounding photos in its library. With over 1 billion photos viewed per month and three images... Read more

Sony A7R III packs full-frame 42.4MP sensor into a compact mirrorless body

Sony A7R III packs full-frame 42.4MP sensor into a compact mirrorless body

By Rik Henderson

Sony has announced a mirrorless interchangeable lens camera that hits the spot for high resolution stills and video.The Sony A7R III has a 42.4-megapixel full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor and 4K video capture with Hybrid Log-Gamma (HLG) support. That enables... Read more

Canon G1 X Mark III is the first compact with an APS-C sensor and optical zoom

Canon G1 X Mark III is the first compact with an APS-C sensor and optical zoom

By Mike Lowe

It's been a long time coming, but Canon has finally unveiled the first compact camera with a DSLR-scale APS-C sensor size and an optical zoom lens. The PowerShot G1 X Mark III updates the range by making the sensor larger than the Mark II predecessor... Read more

GoPro Hero6 Black: Sample video, release date, specs and everything you need to know

GoPro Hero6 Black: Sample video, release date, specs and everything you need to know

By Cam Bunton

GoPro is back with a brand new take on a classic camera. The Hero series has been the go-to action camera for a few years now and, while it looks the same as last year, the Hero 6 Black packs a serious punch. It takes better photos, shoots better video... Read more

Google's hands-free Clips camera uses AI to capture candid moments

Google's hands-free Clips camera uses AI to capture candid moments

By Elyse Betters

Google has introduced a surprise new device.Shortly after announcing new Home Max and Home Mini speakers, as well as new Pixel phones and so much more, Google brought out a camera that uses artificial intelligence to capture moments that you might otherwise... Read more

GoPro Hero 6 Black event: What happened and how to re-watch

GoPro Hero 6 Black event: What happened and how to re-watch

By Elyse Betters

GoPro just held a product unveiling event.The company didn't say ahead of time what it would unveil. However, thanks to several leaks, we had a pretty good idea. Continue reading if you'd like to know more about what actually happened. We'll also provide... Read more

GoPro Fusion: Features, release date, price and everything you need to know

GoPro Fusion: Features, release date, price and everything you need to know

By Cam Bunton

After months of teasing and sneak peaks, GoPro has finally spilled the bins on its revolutionary new 360-degree camera. The Fusion is the company's attempt at showing how easy it should be to create VR footage, but in a way that makes it incredibly... Read more

GoPro officially launches Fusion 360-degree camera

GoPro officially launches Fusion 360-degree camera

By Max Langridge

GoPro has officially unveiled the Fusion 360-degree camera, following an exclusive preview event back in June. We were lucky enough to attend the preview, but the model we saw wasn't the final thing, that's now all changed, as the Fusion can be pre-ordered... Read more

GoPro Hero6 Black is 4K60 capable and has "most advanced" video stabilisation yet

GoPro Hero6 Black is 4K60 capable and has "most advanced" video stabilisation yet

By Rik Henderson

GoPro has announced its latest flagship action camera, and while it weighs in at £499 and is therefore £100 more expensive than last year's model, it's because it can safely be called the company's most technically advanced yet.The GoPro Hero6 Black is... Read more

History in colour: Amazing artists add colour to our past

History in colour: Amazing artists add colour to our past

By Adrian Willings

There is a certain breed of Photoshop artist with a passion for history and a keen eye for detail who take it upon themselves to breathe new life into important historic photos. When you have an idea of the level of effort that goes into these colourisations,... Read more

48 insanely neat photos of cables that belong in a modern art gallery

48 insanely neat photos of cables that belong in a modern art gallery

By Adrian Willings

There's a certain breed of IT worker who has a deep fetish for all things neat and tidy. The result is a server room with hundreds of cables neatly organised, cable tied and manipulated into perfect angles. Not only is the outcome aesthetically pleasing,... Read more

63 panoramic photos that went horribly wrong with hilarious results

63 panoramic photos that went horribly wrong with hilarious results

By Adrian Willings

Isn't technology grand? With advancements in smartphone cameras and the apps that accompany them, we can now take panoramic photographs and have them automatically stitched together for us. This presents everyone with the magnificent power to create... Read more

Nikon confirms it's working on a full-frame mirrorless camera

Nikon confirms it's working on a full-frame mirrorless camera

By Max Langridge

Nikon's Research & Development Manager Tetsuro Goto has confirmed the company is working on a full-frame mirrorless camera that will be a truly professional product compared to cameras from its rivals. Best DSLR cameras 2017: The best interchangeable... Read more

19 amazing aerial photographs with a new perspective of the world

19 amazing aerial photographs with a new perspective of the world

By Adrian Willings

In a series of photographs called "Flatland", Turkish artist and photo manipulator Aydın Büyüktaş uses a collection of aerial photographs to create these images which give a new perspective to the world. Aydın Büyüktaş says that he got the... Read more

GoPro Hero 6 action camera pictured in leaked retail box with key specs

GoPro Hero 6 action camera pictured in leaked retail box with key specs

By Elyse Betters

Want to see what GoPro's next camera looks like?In February of earlier this year, action-camera maker GoPro had confirmed that it planned to release a Hero 6 camera by the end of 2017. It is now September, so that means we should see the company announce... Read more