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This is How Google Built the Pixel 2’s ‘Best Ever’ Camera


Google’s new Pixel 2 phones boast the best smartphone camera ever tested by DxOMark. In this 9-minute video by Nat and Friends, learn how Google created this bar-raising camera. The video includes a number of interesting interviews with the Pixel 2 team. Nat wanted to investigate how exactly the smartphone’s camera ...

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Woman Films Her Internet-Connected Camera Talking to Her


More and more cameras are getting Internet connectivity these days, opening the door to new security and privacy concerns. A Dutch woman learned a creepy lesson on this recently when her Internet-connected camera started tracking her and talking to her. The Next Web reports that Rilana Hamer purchased the small ...

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The 20 Best Microscope Photos from the 2017 Nikon Small World Contest


The Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition celebrates the beautiful, weird, wonderful, and microscopic things in our world through photos captured using a light microscope. Now in its 43rd year, the competition continues to impress. The 2017 competition received over 2,000 entries from 88 different countries. Many of the images were taken ...

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Photographers, Beware These Fake Gig Scam Emails


Some of you are familiar with the “Family Reunion” scam email that floated around a couple of years ago. Well, I recently received an email and after some digging, I wasn’t the only one to have received it. Many other photographers have received this same new email. The first email ...

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