3D-printed miniature camera sees the world the way a bird of prey does

Do you want a camera inspired by the way that eagles and other winged predators see the world? Then check out this new miniature camera setup, capable of being 3D-printed onto a chip.

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FaceApp uses neural networks to change your look, now available on Android

The new app uses neural networks to alter the content of your face, adding a smile or making you look older, while keeping things photorealistic. In theory, anyway. In practice, it may not quite be there yet, but it’s still worth a laugh.

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DJI teams up with world’s biggest model aviation group for new programs

A new partnership between DJI and the Academy of Model Aeronautics could mean new opportunities for both AMA members and DJI fans. The partnership could help boost programs for youth and public safety officials.

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Iconic ‘Star Wars’ lightsaber began life as a camera flash, cost $15 to build

One of the most iconic movie prop weapons in history was actually created for about $15 from a camera flash. An interview with Star Wars prop director Roger Christian dives into the lightsaber’s history.

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Nikon’s latest financial reports show the Keymission sales are slow

Nikon entered the action camera market last year, but sales have been slower than expected according to the latest reports. The financials come just after the company announced the cancellation of three DL cameras.

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How an old camera flash became the first Star Wars lightsaber

The legendary lightsaber that Obi Wan passed on to Luke in Star Wars: A New Hope was actually a modified battery tube from a 1940s Graflex camera flash. Once that was known, prop recreators drove up the price of the flashes, frustrating vintage camera geeks who appreciate the elegant gear for a more civilized age.

Canon EOS M6 puts the power of the M5 in a smaller, affordable body

The EOS M6 boasts much of the same functionality as the M5, but uses the older body style of the M3, which gives enthusiast shooters a feature-rich mirrorless camera in a more compact size.

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