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Big Thanks to GoPro's Customer Service Department!

Ira Israel | Posted 06.19.2015 | Technology
Ira Israel

I bought a GoPro Hero 4 Silver in March so that I could shoot some meditation sequences for my new "A Beginner's Guide to Happiness" DVD on my April t...

'Boom Boom' Baz: A1 Photojournalist

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.07.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

That's his nickname, acquired being first on the scene to shoot the effects of booby-trapped cars during his native Lebanon's civil war.

Farah Nosh, Canada's War Photographer

Nate Clark | Posted 06.03.2015 | Media
Nate Clark

For award winning photojournalist Farah Nosh, there is a photograph that defines the madness of war, and it's one of her own.

Media Ethics: Whose Standards?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.28.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Broadcast media are under intense pressure, given tight deadlines, security threats, competition and shrinking budgets. The key challenges are: How do we define media ethics and who sets the standards when the journalism of terror is becoming the new normal?

Project Runway's Helen Castillo and Her No-Frills Take on Fashion

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 05.07.2015 | Style
Lauren Kruczyk

Recently, Helen Castillo of "Project Runway All Stars" visited Houston for the Vanity event at Henke and Pillot--a fashion event featuring local models, a cocktail hour, live entertainment, giveaways and a runway show viewing with designers.

Making Change: Nordic Countries And Gender Equality in Media

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 05.13.2015 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Would Swedish actress and Casablanca star Ingrid Bergman have made a good producer or director? Hollywood movie fans may not know much about the Sca...

7 Throwback Gadgets That Bring Your Favorite Technologies Into the 21st Century

Posted 02.13.2015 | Technology

Since the rise of PCs, smartphones, MP3s and an app for nearly everything, it’s never been less practical to use old technology. But among a certain...

Could Tasers and Cameras Have Saved the Life of Michael Brown?

Natalie Pace | Posted 02.03.2015 | Politics
Natalie Pace

For an inside perspective, I turned to Rick Smith, the CEO and co-founder of Taser International - the leading provider of Tasers, cameras and evidence archival software for police departments.

Recording Is the Art of Forgetting - Enjoy Yourself

Jon Foreman | Posted 01.31.2015 | Arts
Jon Foreman

We want to acknowledge the worth of the present tense -- to take a picture, to write it down. But as I look out from stage night after night at a sea of cell phones, I wonder whether anyone could really capture a moment?

Three Killer Photo Apps

Shayla R. Price | Posted 01.21.2015 | Technology
Shayla R. Price

As smartphone cameras continue to get better, mobile photography will amaze us even more. Social media has made us addicted to telling stories, and photos bring those stories to life.

Domke Metro Messenger Camera Bag Review

David Ryder | Posted 12.22.2014 | Arts
David Ryder

Photojournalist Jim Domke designed the first Domke camera bag in 1975 while he was on staff at The Philadelphia Inquirer. The bags haven't changed muc...

10 Smartphone Rules We Should All Follow

Zach Dean | Posted 12.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Zach Dean

This is not a blog on your rights. You have a right to be oblivious to your surroundings and a right to be obnoxious. That includes your right to obnoxiously use your smartphone the same way you obnoxiously do anything else. This is a piece on etiquette.

How to Take Amazing Vacation Photos With Your Phone

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.06.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

While the smartphone camera's point-and-shoot feature makes it easy to use, choosing the right image-enhancing app can prove more difficult.

Travel Tips: How to Take the Best Selfie Ever

Sonia Gil | Posted 11.22.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

Taking pictures of yourself isn't always the easiest thing to do. Have you ever been on the road and asked somebody to take a picture of you? But then... where are you?

Polaroid Enters the Action Camera Business with XS100i

Michael L. Berman | Posted 09.30.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Usually when we think of sports action cameras, GoPro is the first brand that comes to mind. Well, the folks at Polaroid are determined to change that...

Technology Gives me a Headache

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 09.23.2014 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

I miss my Underwood typewriter. The only time I worried about it crashing was when it sat too close to the edge of my desk.

The Camera's Secrets: Ricardo Valverde's Visionary Images

Max Benavidez | Posted 09.22.2014 | Arts
Max Benavidez

Was this an intentional early assessment by the artist of the visual vocabulary of photography -- that a photograph or the act of photographing can literally sear your vision?

New Nikon D3300 Redefines 'Entry Level'

Michael L. Berman | Posted 08.18.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Even though this camera has been designated as "entry level," we discovered many features that weren't available on the other cameras we used, making it a good choice for more experienced photographers.

Your Smartphone Camera Can Be a Practical Tool

Larry Magid | Posted 07.07.2014 | Technology
Larry Magid

Your phone's camera can also be a practical tool. I use my smartphone camera for all sorts of things that no one would ever consider a "Kodak moment."

Put Your Camera Down

Michelle Chahine | Posted 06.30.2014 | Travel
Michelle Chahine

I took 13 photographs in less than a minute and a half. I sadly don't remember much of what happened, since I was too busy looking at my iPhone. The worth of a scene was how many people on the Internet (that I didn't know) 'liked' or shared my photo.

Astoria Characters: The Woman With a Third Eye

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 06.29.2014 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Manuela Rana never had dreams of the American dream, but when she found the man of her dreams, she didn't hesitate to cross the Atlantic to be with him.

Is Gen Y Living Life Through a Camera Lens?

Unwritten | Posted 06.29.2014 | Women
Unwritten

A photo never does life justice, anyway. It doesn't encapsulate what was going on around you, the smell, the sound or the truth behind that moment. As I stood in that muddy field, the rain pouring down on my face, for the first time, I didn't spoil the moment by watching through a camera lens.

Go Plant Your Magazine!

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.13.2014 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

Go plant your magazine! That's right. Belgian magazine Humo embedded flower seeds in one of its editions, telling readers to simply bury the page in ...

Tesla Wants To Put Side Mirrors In The Rearview Mirror

The Huffington Post | Gregory Fink | Posted 04.03.2014 | Technology

On the same day the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced cars sold in the United States will soon be required to have backup camer...

Home Monitoring Sytems Let You Control Devices While You're Away

Michael L. Berman | Posted 05.25.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

These systems allow you to see and hear what's happening in your house when you're not there, see who's at the front door before opening it and lock and unlock your doors remotely.