Ultimate Remote

With so many apps available for photographers, Pulse from Alpine Labs stands out as unique and powerful. Pulse plugs into your DSLR or Mirrorless camera’s USB port, so whether you’re shooting photos, time lapse, or video, you get complete creative freedom – remotely from your smartphone – with your current camera. Pulse allows you to…

Audubon Annual Photography Awards

The National Audubon Society, in association with Nature’s Best Photography, announces its annual bird photography contest. Judges include birding legend Kenn Kaufman and famed photographer Joel Sartore. Winning photographs will be published in Audubon magazine and Nature’s Best Photography. Prizes include a trip for winner and guest to St. Lucia, Peru, Honduras and more. Winning…

New Wolverine Mobile Charger

Wolverine just released a large mobile charger device. The Wolverine Colossal with its massive 18200 mAh is the perfect mobile charger any time you’re away from an outlet. Holding enough power to charge most smartphones 8-10 times, keeps your gadgets going for days. Wolverine Colossal incorporate two USB ports allowing concurrent charging to two devices.…

New Photofy Version

Photofy, the social content creation app for iOS and Android that empowers user creativity by adding their own unique, personal touch to photos, just launched version 3.0, adding a number of awesome new features. Photofy is available for free download for the Apple App Store, Google Play, and now on the Amazon Appstore. Photofy enables…

The Right Touch

Mujjo pioneered unrestricted touchscreen gloves and has continued to improve and evolve all aspects of the gloves ever since. Stepping up the game with the introduction of the Refined Touchscreen Gloves, featuring an updated elegant design including a leather wrist closure and cuff, maximized grip, and last but not least, fleece lining for a soft…

Quadcopter Divider Kit

With the Airport™ Accelerator Phantom 2 Quadcopter Divider Kit, photographers can easily convert a Think Tank Photo Airport™ Accelerator backpack (sold separately) into a customized quadcopter transportation backpack.  On point with the new era of photographic possibilities and needs, the adjustable dividers offer multi-compartment convenience to hold every key component and accessories of a quadcopter…

Istabilizer Flex Smartphone Tripod Winner

istabilizer Flex Smartphone Tripod wins USA Today’s 10 Best Readers’ Choice Travel Award in the best app/gadgets for phone pics category iStabilizer www.istabilizer.com, the leader in universal lightweight compact tripods, steady cams, and other products for smartphones, tablets, and cameras, announced today that the iStabilizer Flex smartphone tripod has won the USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice…

Foreground in focus

Focus and Refocus

I don’t know why Nokia called their new app Refocus, because refocusing is the last thing you will have to do with this app. Now, anyone with one of the new PureView Windows Phones can take a picture, upload it to the Nokia server and choose which part of the photo they want to be in…

Don’t Get Stuck

Powerocks  www.powerocks.com, a leading manufacturer of fashionable power banks, announced today the new Flash Magicstick line of light-weight beautifully designed lipstick/cigar-shaped portable power banks with flashlight to charge smartphones and tablets on the go. Perfect for emergencies, Flash Magicstick includes an essential portable flashlight and 3000mAh of portable power that doubles battery life for smartphones,…

The Camera to Take With You

My first serious digital camera was a Nikon D1x, a professional DSLR,  boasting interchangeable lenses and a bit more than 5 million pixels (mp). I recall standing beside someone shooting with a compact digital camera that was 8 mp, but with an owner with pixel envy. As we talked, he commented that his camera was…

Smartphones are Maturing

As smartphones come of age and consumers start to take the built in cameras more seriously, third party suppliers are catching on to the trends and are providing users with accessories that let photographers take their smartphones to the next level. Two companies that have addressed new possibilities offer products (iPhone only) to professional and…

Cute Books

If you are getting frustrated with looking at “files” instead of photos, Artifact Uprising, an internet-based company, creates beautiful keepsakes from digital photos. Driven by a mission to move stories off devices and into your life, Artifact Uprising offers a product suite that is striking in both its minimalistic design and eco-friendly roots. Social media…

Eyeist Uses Cloud-Based Technology for Real-Time Consultations

New Portfolio Review Process Giving Photographers Access To Influential Experts From Anywhere In The World Eyeist (http://www.eyeist.com), a Los Angeles-based creative consortium, has developed the world’s first Web-based photography review service that facilitates the delivery of expert feedback and career guidance from leading photo industry professionals to photographers at all levels, and in all locales globally.…