A Q&A With One Of The Best Sports Photographers To Ever Do It

The good people at Taschen have decided to show us more of sports photographer Neil Leifer’s work, and this is a very good thing. We’re in the thick of football season now, and I can think of no finer accompaniment than Leifer’s collection, Guts & Glory: The Golden Age of American Football, which tracks the NFL’s rise… »11/16/15 2:48pm11/16/15 2:48pm

Your External Hard Drive Pick: Western Digital My Passport Ultra

It’s not as exciting when the frontrunner in the nominations round goes uncontested, but it’s certainly definitive. Western Digital’s My Passport Ultra, specifically the 2TB version, was the only external hard drive to receive significant support, after dominating the 2013 vote in the same category. »10/28/15 3:15pm10/28/15 3:15pm

The Story Behind Bob Beamon's Miracle Jump And The Only Photo That Mattered

The man who took one of the most famous photos in Olympic history wasn’t a professional photographer. Tony Duffy was on vacation at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City, and with nothing more than an amateur’s bravado, he casually wandered into the Athletes’ Village—which should have been off limits to him—and first heard… »10/16/15 11:25am10/16/15 11:25am

Most Popular Point-and-Shoot: Sony RX100 Series

Sony’s Rx100 series of point-and-shoot cameras made the category relevant again, and took down 56% of your votes. Relatively pocketable, and with a range of price points, the RX100 series has an offering for everyone that wants better images than a smartphone can provide, and knows they shouldn’t go down the lens… »10/02/15 3:15pm10/02/15 3:15pm

What Does It Take To Get Photographers Into Sports Halls Of Fame?

The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame is the most idiosyncratic of the major sports halls of fame, in part because its mission is to celebrate the game of basketball in its many incarnations, as opposed to just the NBA. That independent spirit is readily apparent this weekend, when Springfield welcomes its… »9/11/15 4:05pm9/11/15 4:05pm

Still Don't Own a Dashcam? This One's Only $40 Today. 

A dashcam can save you from a major insurance headaches if you get into an accident, or even capture batshit crazy moments that you would have missed otherwise. If you’ve been waiting for a good deal to get your own, this well-reviewed TaoTronics model is down to a crazy low $40 today on Amazon (with code T2H3CH6H). »7/23/15 9:15am7/23/15 9:15am