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March 25, 2016

Drones, News

‘AIRTime’ Is a 4K Drone Film Featuring Breathtaking Footage From Around the World

Christian Grewe’s AIRTime drone film compiles seven months worth of footage into a beautifully shot travel log, recorded in stunning 4K resolution. Grewe registered over 80,000 km, filming his experiences across 12 different countries. While drones have earned a reputation for being invasive, in the right hands, they can be used to do good. Such is the case with AIRTime, which culls a lifetime of memories into a six-minute-long documentation of breathtaking vistas, frighteningly high  ...

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Luxury Cars, News

Here’s How to Reserve Your Tesla Model 3

From the beginning, Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has stressed his company’s goal of moving the world toward more sustainable forms of transportation, and on March 31st, Tesla will take perhaps its biggest step yet toward achieving that goal.  Oh yes, the long-awaited Tesla Model 3 will officially be revealed to the public, at least in prototype form. The unveiling ceremony is scheduled for 8:30pm PDT (11:30pm EDT), and it brings into the light the claimed $35,000 and 200-mile range Tesla  ...

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News, Virtual Reality

The Oculus Rift has started shipping

Oculus VR will make good on a promise that’s been years in the making: starting next week, the first consumer versions of the company’s Rift virtual reality headset will begin arriving at preorder customers’ doors. CEO Brendan Iribe today tweeted out a photo of a boxed Rift bundle to commemorate the event, saying deliveries begin on Monday, March 28th. For the VR enthusiasts and gamers that have been following Oculus since its Kickstarter went live in August 2012, this is  ...

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News, Technology

Google makes its $149 Nik Collection of photography tools completely free

Google has dropped the price of the Nik Collection, a suite of seven desktop plug-ins aimed at advanced photographers, from $149 to nothing. The Nik Collection first came under Google’s stewardship when the company bought German developer Nik for its mobile editing app Snapseed; Google later dropped the price from $499.95 to $149. The Nik Collection has since grown from six to seven plug-ins. It includes Analog Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro, Silver Efex Pro, Viveza, HDR Efex Pro, Sharpener  ...

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