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'Chromatic Typewriter' turns keystrokes to brushstrokes

Creating art with that splendidly elaborate gadget known as the typewriter is nothing new. Just ask Hemingway or Orwell. But this beautifully hacked 1937 Underwood Standard takes things to an entirely different realm.

By Dec. 7, 2011

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Get ready for multicolor fonts -- maybe in motion, too

Impelled by a need to support emoji characters, Mozilla, Adobe, Microsoft, and Google are working to standardize technology for showing fonts that aren't just black and white.

By Jan. 29, 2014

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Tamron sets price for 150-600mm supertele: $1,069

The third-party lensmaker's new supertelephoto won't cost much more than an earlier 200-500mm model with no image stabilization.

By Dec. 15, 2013

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Tamron serves a double dose of superzoom SLR lenses

Lenses with 16-300mm and 28-300mm zoom ranges could appeal to travel photographers and others who want an all-in-one design.

By Feb. 6, 2014

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Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG HSM | A Lens

While it's not cheap, the Sigma 50mm f1.4 lens provides great value for the money.

By Apr. 11, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 11, 2014
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Lightroom 4.1 arrives; Aperture users, be patient

Adobe tucks in HDR editing and lens correction features that apparently didn't make the cut for Lightroom 4.0. Also: a high-profile Aperture user threatens to defect after feeling left in the dark.

By May. 30, 2012

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Tamron expands supertelephoto range with 150-600mm zoom

When it ships, the new lens will offer long-range sports and wildlife shooters some new competition, but it's not as fast a supertele as some rivals.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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Sigma sets a price for its new 24-105mm f4 lens: $899

The general-purpose zoom lens costs about $100 more than Canon's equivalent, but Sigma thinks its image quality means the lens is worth the extra money.

By Oct. 25, 2013

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Sigma takes on Canon with image-stabilized 24-105mm f4 lens

The new lens, part of Sigma's high-end "art" product line, will ship in November, but its true competitiveness won't be known until Sigma reveals its price.

By Oct. 15, 2013

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This week in Crave: The artsy-smartsy edition

This week, we painted using an old typewriter, rested our weary heads on a pillow headset, and starting saving up for our trip to balmy Kepler 22-b.

By Dec. 10, 2011