Photo: TechCrunch Apple has acquired Faceshift, a motion capture company best known for its work on creating animated characters for the new Star Wars film, TechCrunch reports. Faceshift’s technology records a person’s facial expressions...Show More Summary
The company's midrange interchangeable-lens model produces very nice photos with excellent color.
1929 Bugatti Type 40. Photos courtesy Keno Brothers Fine Automobile Auctions. Introduced in 1926, the Bugatti Type 40 was intended to be a reasonably priced sport-tourer, and a successor to the company’s earlier Brescia Modifie. It’s unlikely that Ettore Bugatti envisioned Algerian rallies or trans-Sahara treks when he designed the model, yet one such car […]
Elevator Pitch is a regular feature on Lifehacker where we profile startups and new companies and pick their brains for entrepreneurial advice. This week, we’re talking with the brains behind digital photo organiser The Filing Fairies. More »
Qualcomm has detailed in a new blog post how the company is able to assist in improving low-light photos and video. Over the past year, we've seen smartphone cameras improve quickly, and behind many of the best smartphones is Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor, which actually assists in the pictures....
If you were to list popular cloud photo storage services your first picks would probably be Google Photos and Flickr, Amazon won’t figure on that list primarily because the company doesn’t offer a standalone service. Instead its photo...Show More Summary
Making Sen$e’s segment on the 100 percent worker-owned New Belgium Brewing stirred some interest in the concept of employee stock ownership. David Ellerman explains the theory behind employee-owned companies. Photo by Flickr user +Russ. Editor’s...Show More Summary
Chicago-based VHT studios announced its acquisition of New York's Gotham Photo Company, making VHT the largest real estate photography company in the Big Apple. The announcement of the acquisition comes as the third of such in the past few years, broadening the scope of talent and capabilities...
Chatbooks, a subscription service for printed photo books, has acquired Guesterly, a company that creates pocket-sized printed event guides. Founded in 2014, Chatbooks has raised $2.1M in seed funding, and will sell its one millionth photo book by the end of 2015. Show More Summary
Image: Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums Turners, Ltd. was a prominent camera supply chain and video production company in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England and other towns in the area The firm often hired models for shoots to promote theirShow More Summary
Remember the app iPhoto Library Manager — a Mac utility that let iPhoto users split their photo collections across multiple iPhone libraries? The company behind it, Fat Cat Software, has a sequel called PowerPhotos, which fills a similar role for the new Photos for Mac. Show More Summary
If you haven’t heard of Urthecast, you need to fix that. Based out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Urthecast is a company working hand-in-hand with NASA to provide the first publicly accessible HD camera that’s attached to the International Space Station. While their main objective is a constant stream of HD footage broadcasted live for the [...]Show More Summary
May 29, 1925. "Central High Rifle Team." Rumor has it these girls are loaded. National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.
Phhhoto, the photo-booth event company turned social app, has today announced a new group feature called Party. The new feature will allow users to share Phhhoto’s GIF-style moving photos as group messages, both privately among friends or through the larger Phhhoto community. Show More Summary
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After you’ve awarded a World’s Best Cat or World’s Best Dog trophy to your favorite pet(s), treat yourself to an unusual memento of your beloved furry friend with an awesome 3D relief photo. A Japanese company called Poppet recently began offering handmade relief portraits of people’s pets. Show More Summary
(Photo: Nata-Lia/shutterstock.com) The video game industry might be worth $83 billion, but not all games are made by large companies with sky-high budgets. In certain cases, small developer try their hand at making (or remaking) games—without the full permission of other companies involved. Show More Summary
(Image credit: Deposit Photos) For the modern media company, each reader represents a potential buffet of user information. IP addresses, browsing preferences and demographic data all are fair game for publishers looking to build detailed profiles of their audiences. Show More Summary
The updated 2017 Lincoln MKZ is the first production model to adopt the new face of the brand - (photo credit - Lincoln Motor Company) Late last night, on the eve of the Los Angeles Auto Show media previews Lincoln introduced a substantial mid-cycle refresh of the midsize MKZ sedan. One [...]