Japan’s October Sales Numbers Released: Sony Overtakes Canon

Japan’s October Sales Numbers Released: Sony Overtakes Canon

October sales ranking from the six leading dealers in Japan has been released by Phileweb showing the Sony a7S III outsold both the Canon EOS R5 and R6 last month, but Canon still beat out Nikon in the DSLR category.

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Maserati says all of its cars will be hybrid or fully electric in five years

Maserati says all of its cars will be hybrid or fully electric in five years

Over the next five years, Maserati plans to electrify its entire lineup — but, as Electrek points out, don’t expect to see the automaker announce a flood of battery-electric models just yet.

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This Guy Watercooled His Canon R5 and Unlocked Unlimited 8K

This Guy Watercooled His Canon R5 and Unlocked Unlimited 8K

The Canon R5’s overheating time limit has been the subject of much discussion and controversy. Regardless of how or why the overheating happens, Matthew Perks over at DIY Perks has come up with an unusual mod that actually works to fix it: he watercooled his camera.

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iPhone 12 Pro Max camera: Why this pro photographer is super excited

iPhone 12 Pro Max camera: Why this pro photographer is super excited

As a professional photographer, I’ve been blown away by how the iPhone 11 Pro has been able to replace my DSLR on photo shoots.

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Darth Vader actor David Prowse has died at 85

Darth Vader actor David Prowse has died at 85

David Prowse, the actor who played Darth Vader in the original Star Wars films, has died, the Associated Press reported. He was 85. George Lucas asked Prowse to audition for Star Wars after seeing the 6-foot-6 actor in the 1971 Stanley Kubrick film A Clockwork Orange.

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Scientists might know why astronauts develop health problems in space

Scientists might know why astronauts develop health problems in space

People are more likely to develop health issues with extended time in space, such as cardiovascular and sleep disruptions. But why? Scientists might have an idea. They’ve published research indicating that mitochondria, the energy-producing “powerhouses” of cells, may play a key role.

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Review: Sony A7R IV (The Pound for Pound Resolution King)

Review: Sony A7R IV (The Pound for Pound Resolution King)

Earlier this summer, Sony announced its latest high-resolution flagship Full Frame Mirrorless camera, the Sony A7R IV, which was met with an overwhelmingly positive reception. At the heart of the Sony A7R IV is its brand new, 61MP, backside-illuminated sensor.

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Jaw-dropping visions in the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards

Jaw-dropping visions in the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards

Inarguably one of the most spectacular photo contests around, the International Landscape Photographer of the Year has again delivered a truly awe-inspiring selection of highlights in its seventh year.

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Scientists find neutrinos from star fusion for the first time

Scientists find neutrinos from star fusion for the first time

Researchers have effectively confirmed one of the most important theories in star physics. NBC News reports that a team at the Italian National Institute for Nuclear Physics has detected neutrinos traced back to star fusion for the first time.

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Germany’s national rail operator will experiment with hydrogen trains

Germany’s national rail operator will experiment with hydrogen trains

Germany’s national rail operator Deutsche Bahn (DB) has announced that it’s developing a hydrogen-powered train with an eye to replacing diesel trains, CNBC has reported.

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Comcast to raise internet and TV prices nationwide next year

Comcast to raise internet and TV prices nationwide next year

If you’re a Comcast TV and internet user, prepare for price hikes. The company is planning to increase the prices of a variety of services starting January 1st, 2021, according to Ars Technica and a document detailing the various price increases being shared on Reddit.

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7 Rules & Techniques Of Composition For Photographers

7 Rules & Techniques Of Composition For Photographers

As a photographer, it’s important to understand the rules and techniques of composition. Whether you already know them or not, brushing up on the basics can help give new life to your photography.

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Lightroom Color Grading: An Easy Way to Supercharge Your Photos

Lightroom Color Grading: An Easy Way to Supercharge Your Photos

The October 2020 update to Lightroom Classic introduced a feature called Color Grading, which puts an advanced color-correction tool in the hands of everyone who uses Lightroom. For newcomers who have never tried this technique, it can feel a bit overwhelming.

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The Verge’s Guide to Black Friday 2020

The Verge’s Guide to Black Friday 2020

If you’re looking for something to do while recovering from your Thanksgiving meal — whether you’ve enjoyed it with family or ate it while zooming with friends — something to enjoy are this year’s biggest shopping events: Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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Microsoft hints at turning Xbox into an app for your TV

Microsoft hints at turning Xbox into an app for your TV

Microsoft is in the early phases of rolling out its xCloud streaming service on mobile devices, but TVs are the next logical step. In an interview with The Verge, Xbox chief Phil Spencer has revealed we’ll likely see an Xbox app appear on smart TVs over the next year.

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