Swift is a programming language built by Apple. It was announced at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference in 2014. Up until that point, apps developed for iOS and OS X were written in another programming language, called Objective-C.
Budding developers, hobbyists or those who simply want to tinker will need to take the time to learn Swift in order to write apps for Apple devices. Stanford University offers a free class that walks you through developing using Swift, but it assumes you're a more advanced developer than someone just starting out.
Using a ring light or ring flash helps to produce nice, even light across your subject's face. It is an ideal tool for portraiture or close-up work because there are no shadows cast from the light.
However, a traditional ring light or ring flash can be an expensive tool. Here is how you can create a similar effect with tools you hopefully already own.
2016 has been a banner year for Nikon since kicking it off with not one, but two professional cameras, the Nikon D500 and Nikon D5. Now the Japanese imaging company is filling out its portfolio with the Nikon D3400, an updated DSLR meant for aspiring shooters.
When it comes to photography there are purists who like to work with as little kit as possible, for fear of too much equipment getting in the way of capturing a scene. Then there are those who like to be equipped for every occasion, poised to deploy any given gadget at the drop of a hat to perfect their pictures.
Here at TechRadar we respect both philosophies, happily offering advice for the best all-in-one compact cameras as well as DSLRs and their myriad accessories.
Nikon is entering the world of premium compact camera with its new DL series.
In an interesting spin, the Japanese camera company is introducing not one but three new high-end cameras. They all share the same underlying 1-inch 20.8 megapixel (MP) sensor, EXPEED 6A image processor, RAW image capability and a 171-point hybrid AF system. However, what makes them different is they've outfitted with three different types of zoom lenses.
If you’re looking forward to buying a DSLR camera but don’t know what you should opt for, you’ve come to the right place. Here are the best 10 DSLR cameras available for purchasing in the UAE: