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How the Canon 1D X Mark II and Nikon D5 Stack Up

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With today’s unveiling of the Canon 1D X Mark II and the recent announcement of the Nikon D5, both major camera companies have now revealed their latest and greatest technologies in their flagship DSLRs. Here’s a look at how the two top tier cameras compare to one another… at least ...

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Eagles Are Now Being Trained to Take Down Drones

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Forget anti-drone rifles and drones that catch other drones with webs and giant nets. Police over in The Netherlands have just come up with the craziest way to deal with illegal drones: specially trained eagles.The Dutch National Police proudly announced yesterday that it’s the first police force to employ eagles ...

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Copyright is Under Attack for Photographers in Serbia

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Photographers in Serbia are protesting and raising awareness this week in response to a new proposal in parliament that threatens the basic copyright of their photos.Reuters reports that the ruling Serbian Progressive Party is attempting to define photos as the result of “a routine mechanical act,” and therefore something that ...

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Facebook and Instagram Can Turn Your Photos Into ASCII Art

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Did you know that Facebook and Instagram both have a “secret” feature that converts your photos into ASCII art? By doing a slight tweak to the URLs of photos, you view them as color black black and white versions that are made up of letters.While the feature has reportedly been ...

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