Tweak the Hidden Settings in Instagram's Hyperlapse to Get Better Video

You may be a regular Hyperlapse user or have forgotten all about Instagram's slick video capturing tool since it launched last August. What you probably don't know is that the app features a hidden menu that gives you access to some extra settings, enabling you to take more control over the quality and speed of the… » 2/24/15 10:40am 2/24/15 10:40am

Life feels pretty epic when you film it from 25 unusual places

Part of the fun of having a GoPro is being able to see from perspectives you've never seen before. So as cool as it is to strap that thing onto your head or throw it across your chest while you're doing extreme stunts, it's also really fun to see a GoPro in random spots like a doorknob or a blade of a ceiling fan. » 2/18/15 9:25pm 2/18/15 9:25pm

Sony 4K Action Cam Hands-On: Giving GoPro a Run for Its Money

It's been a hard fight for Sony (and everyone else) who is trying to get a slice of that action camera pie GoPro is so effectively hogging. Sony has had some solid cams that offered best-in-class audio, but they've always fallen just a bit short beating GoPro on image quality and ease of use. This week Sony brought me… » 2/09/15 1:45pm 2/09/15 1:45pm

GoPro Hero4 Black and Silver Review: Still the Best Action Cams

You know how people call every kind of facial tissue "Kleenex," even if it's technically from another brand? These days, GoPro is practically synonymous with action cameras. I can't use any other action cam without someone asking me, "Is that a GoPro?" But there's a damn good reason why GoPro is on top of the world. » 2/02/15 1:20pm 2/02/15 1:20pm

Our Best Original Photo and Video Posts of 2014

Gizmodo loves documenting its hi-tech or oddball adventures, and 2014 happened to be a year chock-full of them. Whether we were tagging along with King's Distillery to turn Coca-Cola into whiskey or journeying deep underground into the 2nd Ave subway tunnel, Gizmodo always had its camera ready. Here are the best… » 12/31/14 3:10pm 12/31/14 3:10pm

Time Lapse Videos Capture The True Beauty Of Space At 17,150 MPH

Watching the world go by from the window of a plane at Mach 0.8 is hard to beat, but when it comes to an expanded world view, nobody gets a better picture than the residents of the International Space Station. Check out this time-lapse compilation by Germany's Alexander Gerst. » 12/27/14 7:54pm 12/27/14 7:54pm