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DJI AirSense Adds Aircraft Detection to Consumer Drones

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DJI has just announced that it will be building aircraft detection into all of its consumer drones weighing over 250 grams starting in 2020. Called AirSense, the technology will allow drone pilots to be made aware of airplanes and helicopters miles away. The FAA is requiring that essentially all airplanes ...

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Apple’s First 8-Core MacBook Pro Runs Photoshop Up to 75% Faster

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Apple just announced its first-ever 8-core MacBook Pro, the fastest Mac notebook ever made. The performance boost is a boon for photographers, who will see a big jump in how quickly apps like Photoshop do CPU-intensive edits. “Apple updated MacBook Pro with faster 8th- and 9th-generation Intel Core processors, bringing ...

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Slow-Shutter High-Speed Action Photography

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With so many ways to be creative in photography, I get really excited with many ideas for a photograph. One area I find very interesting is sports action photography, but with a twist. It’s great to capture that split-second moment and have that frame frozen, but I wanted to explore ...

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This Airport Made Fence Holes for Planespotting Photographers

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There’s a large community of planespotting photographers around the world who camp out at airports to photograph airplanes arriving and departing. A major airport in Canada has decided to serve its local photographers by creating dedicated holes in its fences for camera lenses to poke through. Jean-Lesage International Airport of ...

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Olympus Unveils the Tough TG-6 Rugged Compact Camera

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Olympus has announced the new Tough TG-6, a successor to the TG-5 that improves upon Olympus’ popular line of ultra-rugged compact cameras for outdoor adventures. The front of the camera features an f/2.01 wide-angle lens in front of a 12-megapixel 1/2.3″ backside-illuminated CMOS sensor. The sensor has a new anti-reflective ...

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