Kandao Uses AI to Bring Super-Smooth Extreme Slow Motion to Video

Kandao, makers of the Obsidian and QooCam line of 360 and VR cameras, has just released software that enables video shooters to take normal video and slow it down by up to 10X while looking still looking smooth. The catch is that the software only works with Kandao cameras — for now.
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Kandao Uses AI to Bring Super-Smooth Extreme Slow Motion to Video

New Instagram Account That’s Shaming The Folks Who Treat Public Lands Like Crap

How many of you have ever been to a national park or hiking trail only to find people disregarding the rules and trails all in pursuit of an ever better selfie or photo for Instagram? Then check out this Instagram account that’s getting traction right now for calling out those very people and their bad behavior.
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New Instagram Account That’s Shaming The Folks Who Treat Public Lands Like Crap

Sony Releases Firmware 3.0 for a7R III and a7 III Cameras With Animal Eye AF, Time-Lapse Mode

Today is a good day for many Sony shooters because it will feel like getting a new camera in some ways. Real-time Eye AF, Real-time Eye AF for Animals, and Time-Lapse Interval Shooting have arrived to the Sony a7R III and a7 III mirrorless cameras in firmware update 3.0.
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Sony Releases Firmware 3.0 for a7R III and a7 III Cameras With Animal Eye AF, Time-Lapse Mode

Matching Colors and Tones in Photoshop

Particularly when processing images as a set or even from the same location, it can be important to take extra efforts to keep things consistent. If you find yourself in a situation where you’d either like to save some time or would like some help keeping images looking consistent, then this tutorial is for you.
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Matching Colors and Tones in Photoshop

40,000 Frames per Second for Just $3,500? Check Out the Chronos 1.4

Not too long ago, shooting at a thousand frames per second meant a huge rig and a massive bill. Now you can buy a camera that shoots 1,057 fps at around 720p, going up to an insane 38,565 fps albeit at a resolution of 335 x 96. All of this now arrives in a package that costs a mere $3,500.
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40,000 Frames per Second for Just $3,500? Check Out the Chronos 1.4

‘Advanced Product Photography’: A Free Video Tutorial

We create tons of free content on a weekly basis for our YouTube channel, but until now, we have exclusively sold our “professional” photography tutorials on the Fstoppers store. But today, thanks to a few sponsors, we’ve created a free 45-minute tutorial on product photography.
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‘Advanced Product Photography’: A Free Video Tutorial

Critique the Community Seamless Background

Submit your best image taken on a seamless background for a chance to win a free Fstoppers tutorial. Seamless backgrounds can be used to create a wide variety of images in the studio. Do you feel like you’ve mastered how to use them? Put your best work in front of the community now and see what they think.
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Critique the Community Seamless Background