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Japan Confiscates War Photographer’s Passport To “Protect His Life”

Feb 8, 2015
Liron Samuels

Japanese law allows the government to confiscate a national’s passport in order to protect his life. This step was taken for the first time on…

Photos Found On GoPro Indicate Pilot Taking Selfies Is To Blame For Fatal Plane Crash

Feb 4, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

In May of 2014, a Cessna 150 plane was involved in a fatal plane crash at the Front Range Airport, just outside of Denver, Colorado….

A Sheer Coincidence Spurs An Incredible Case Of Copyright Infringement On Facebook

Feb 4, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

In 2006, Sarah Scurr was a still a student, studying abroad while working on a languages degree in Santiago. While on a visit to the…

RUMOR: Nikon To Announce D7200 At CP+ Next Week? Here’s How It Compares To The D7100

Feb 3, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

We’ve heard rumors that Nikon has been working on the D7200 as a follow up to the D7100 and D7000, models and if this report…

DxO Optics Pro 8 & ViewPoint 1 Are Free Until The End Of February

Feb 2, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

Everyone likes free stuff and it’s an especially sweet deal when we’re getting free editing software. The nice people over at DxO are giving away…

Google Earth Pro Goes Free Enabling stunning Captures and HD Movies

Feb 2, 2015
Udi Tirosh

No many know this but Google Earth had a bigger brother called Google Earth Pro and while the ‘lil sibling was free, getting the pro…

Police Shut Down A Los Angeles Photo Walk After Mistaking It For A Rave

Feb 2, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

When most people think of photo walks, they probably imagine a small group of photographers casually strolling down the sidewalk snapping photos of random things…

Fuji Made A Website That Lets You Test Drive Their Lenses At All Their Different Apertures

Jan 31, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

Fuji has made a new interactive website which allows us to take a virtual test drive all of their X-mount lenses and it is pretty…

Humans Of New York Raised Over $1,000,000 To Help Send Kids To College With A Single Photo

Jan 30, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

By now, we’ve everyone is pretty much familiar with Humans of New York. The wildly popular project has nearly 12,000,000 followers on Facebook alone. And…

Adobe Has Filed A Lawsuit Against Forever 21 For Repeatedly Pirating Photoshop

Jan 30, 2015
Tiffany Mueller

In a suit filed on January 28th in the California District Court, Adobe has accused the retail clothing company, Forever 21, with pirating software. Adobe alleges Forever 21…