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Leica's new top-end rangefinder gets more electronic

Buying a Leica is more about brand cachet than high-performance electronics, but live view in the Leica M dramatically changes focusing. Also: a splashy X2 and an S with better image quality.

By September 28, 2012

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For camera makers, hope lies in pricey devices for the few

As smartphones replace point-and-shoots, companies from Nikon to Fujifilm are scrambling to build premium product lines. That's great news for photo enthusiasts.

By September 25, 2014

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MIT researchers use drones as photography lights

Researchers at MIT have come up with a novel use for the humble drone, turning them into flying photography lights.

By July 14, 2014

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Turn your iPhone into a vintage rangefinder

Gizmon iCA case dresses your phone up like a Leica rangefinder camera, but also sports some useful functions photographers will appreciate.

By January 3, 2012

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Behold the new world of digitized guns

The weapons landscape is going through major changes as startups invent precision rifles, high-tech scopes, gun-centric iPhone adapters, and pistols that require fingerprint authorization.

By September 25, 2013

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Now you're a sharpshooter: The smart rifle arrives

Hit a target at 1,000 yards? No problem. Tracking Point's computer-enabled rifles let novices shoot moving targets at extreme distances with near 100 percent accuracy. The new era of firearms is upon us.

By September 25, 2013

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In your face! Bow tie flashes when people get too close

The Personal Space Defender is a 3D-printed bow tie that flashes LEDs when people get too close for comfort.

By August 19, 2013

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Surgically implanted headphones are literally 'in-ear'

Thanks to a body mod that stuck magnetic speakers in his ears, would-be cyborg Rich Lee enjoys an unusually convenient setup for listening to music.

By June 28, 2013

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Fujifilm announces the X100s and X20

In a move reminiscent of Apple, Fujifilm has announced a successor to the X100 rangefinder-style camera by appending an "s" to the model name.

By January 7, 2013

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Tech gifts under £25

If you're skint from hoovering up lovely tech in 2012, here's 10 thrifty gadget gifts for your Crimbo shopping list.

By November 29, 2012