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This video surfaced at the GoPro Awards and shows a crafty bald eagle stealing a camouflaged GoPro camera. The Camera was set up by GlacierChange researcher Matt Beedle in Juneau, Alaska where he was trying to get videos of bald eagles feeding. He got that, and more. Video after the break. After over an hour in the tree searching branches, the camera still alluded him. On the way back down he shook each branch hoping it would fall and his dad would see it hit the ground. Matthew’s dad had him toss an extra carabiner down to get...

The compact camera market  has taken a beating from an unlikely place, the smartphone. As smartphone cameras continue to improve, many folks now use them as their main shooter. The one thing missing is a good digital zoom. Canon’s latest compact camera hopes to fill that void with a small form factor and a big 40x zoom lens. The compact PowerShot SX730 HS ($399) offers a focal range equivalent to...

If you have ever wondered how to shoot 360-degree pictures and video with your iPhone then pay attention. You simply strap on the Giroptic iO ($249) 360-degree camera onto your iPhone and the rest is pretty familiar. The camera does the real-time image processing for some pretty amazing video and pictures. Not sure if this is any better than the Insta360 which is about...

360-degree cameras continue to improve while shrinking in size and price. So, no surprise the technology is finding its way to different devices, in this case sunglasses. The Orbi Prime is a stylish set of sunglasses loaded up with four HD cameras that can capture 90 minutes of 360-degree video. The action junkies out there can now keep their hands free while bombing the mountain on a snowboard of flying in their wing suits. The best part is that this 360-degree sunglass video is stabilized...

Unfortunately it looks as if the selfie is here to stay, so you might as well improve your selfie game. This tiny quadcopter hopes to take a few users away from the infamous selfie stick. The AirSelfie is small enough that it fits inside of a cellphone case. Simply pop it out of the case and have it fly up to 66-feet away where its 5MP camera can take pictures or video. The pictures are stored onboard with 4GB’s of memory.  Flight...

The Birdie is 1/2 shuttlecock and 1/2 GoPro camera mount. Once the GoPro is mounted in the Birdie you simply play catch with it or throw it as high as you can. Think of it as a selfie stick that you can throw in the air for some cool aerial shots from above. Not quite...

Another day, another drone (quadcopter technically). This latest attempt to join the remote control quadcopter game is from a new group and is currently living on Kickstarter.Shift Drone ($790 pre-order at Kickstarter) The  takes a new approach to the game with an interesting control system. Flying is done with a stick shaped box and a special ring worn on your thumb. The ring is made to float above the sensors...

For those wanting to test the waters of 360-degree videos and pictures the Ricoh Theta SC might be worth looking at. It is a follow up of the Theta S, with main improvements being weight and price. The Ricoh Theta SC ($300) comes with two F2 aperture lenses and 1/2.3-inch 12-megapizel CMOS sensors capable of shooting 360-images and full HD video at 1920 x 1080 30fps. Not earth shattering specs but not bad at just $300.

I had no idea that Yamaha was in the UAV business despite the fact that they have been at it for decades. These aren’t your typical play drones, they are built to get work done. The Yamaha Fazer R, and the Fazer RG2, can be used for crop dusting (up to 10 acres), surveying,  photography, or other industrial jobs. These are an evolution from the past version, the RMAX. The latest Yamaha Fazer R makes 20.6kW of power from its two-cylinder engine. There are several attachment options depending on what type of work you plan on using...

If you are going to be snapping a bunch of Snapchat videos, maybe you don’t want to use your phone over and over. Put on a pair of Snapchat Spectacles (ignore the snickering) and tap the button and the glasses automatically film a ten-second video. That ten-second video is then wirelessly sent to your phone and uploaded to the cloud. There...