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What is HDR photography and how can I shoot it with my camera?

Have you ever tried to photograph a high-contrast scene, only to be frustrated when you find that the pictures you snapped just don’t do it justice? …

"Long exposure shot of Bow Lake during sunrise. I drove all night and slept in my truck until sunrise to get this shot. I was fortunate to have no wind to get the still water and great clouds. Used a Sony A7Rii with a Voigtlander 15mm Heliar iii." by beautifulpixels1

More from beautifulpixels1<p>Long exposure shot of Bow Lake during sunrise. I drove all night and slept in my truck until sunrise to get this shot. I …

Top 10

Magnificent Travel Landscape Photography by Conor MacNeill

Astonishing landscapes by <b>Conor MacNeill</b>, talented photographer, artist and adventurer from Northern Ireland who currently lives and works in London, …

This Telescope Doubles As A Telephoto Lens

Most telescopes are designed either for gazing at the beauty of the cosmos or taking a closer look at distant objects. The Omegon Maksutov Telescope …

Airbus could install bunk-beds on passenger planes by 2020

Airbus has revealed a series of designs that would transform aircraft cargo compartments into passenger sleeping quarters, complete with bunk-beds …

Airbus

Stellar views and a small footprint define this Tasmanian timber cabin

A small abode perched high on the eastern slopes of Tasmania’s Mount Wellington offers spectacular landscape views. Room11 Architects designed the …

Art Talk

This Gravity-Defying Japanese Architect Is Breaking the Rules

Does architecture need to be freed? And, if it does, freed from what? I was a little skeptical both of the title of the new show at Paris’ Fondation …

MVRDV’s SeaSaw balances over land and sea in the netherlands

<b>MVRDV’s public art installation overlooks the sea in den helder, a city located on the northernmost point of the netherlands.</b> selected through an …

Green-roofed Argentinian home boasts a thermally efficient envelope

Buenos Aires-based IR arquitectura crafted a home that feels as if it grew out of the landscape. Set in a clearing in Tortuguitas, Argentina, the …

Design

Gallery: London's best new buildings for 2018

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) hands out quite a few awards across a calendar year, the most prestigious of which is the Stirling …

Architecture

Fujifilm firmware update adds internal Log and 120 fps video to X-T2

Fujifilm is releasing firmware updates, both large and small, for six of its X-series cameras, with the X-T2 receiving the most significant changes. …

FUJIFILM

Composing When You're Taking Photos in The City

I take my camera with me on my daily commute. I don't like seeing a shot and not being able to take it, or having to take it with my phone. I've got …

Landscape Photography

Fujifilm Drops New 250mm GF Lens, GF Teleconverter, and GF Macro Extension Tubes

<i>Fujifilm is continuing to rapidly expand its fledgling GFX/GF Mirrorless Medium Format ecosystem</i><p>GFX 50s owners, and those who are interested or on …

Is Religious Architecture Still Relevant?

Some of the greatest architectural works throughout history have been the result of religion, driven by the need to construct spaces where humanity …

Airports

How To Use the Close-Focus Wide-Angle Underwater Photography Technique

Composition is everything in photography: It’s the difference between a snapshot and a captivating image. A good wide-angle composition will catch …

This AI Paints Like The Old Masters. Can You Tell The Difference?

Hint: Look for the goatee.<p>Discussions of AI and machine learning are often buttoned-up–and for good reason, considering their society-shaping impact. But art made by neural networks has become a field in its own right, full of people training algorithms to emulate people’s faces, fireworks, and …

Why Do We Feel Nervous Shooting Street Photography?

Dear friend,Why do we feel nervous shooting street photography?<b>CONQUER YOUR FEARS AND MEET NEW PEERS at ERIC KIM EXPERIENCE</b>Street photography isn’t …

Street Photography

"Zaha's vision allowed me to have all I wanted" says client of Hadid's only house

Zaha Hadid was "an architectural genius" says Vladislav Doronin, the client behind the only house the late Iraqi-British architect ever built.<p>In an …

Ray Simone Shares His Amazing Collection of Vintage New York Snaps

<i>Take a trip down memory lane through Ray Simone’s wonderful archive of vintage New York City photos</i><p>Through the years, we’ve been sharing some of the …

New Fujifilm GFX 50s and X Series Firmware Boosts Performance

<i>Fujifilm is at it again, announcing firmware updates to six cameras coming over the next two months</i><p>As we all know, and has been extensively …

FUJIFILM

Posting To Instagram From Your Computer! Your Current Options

<i>Instagram is THE social network photographers should be utilizing</i><p>Instagram – if you are not using it often to share your photography with the world …

Social Media

Life as Semi-Pro Photographers and Our Road to Getting Published

It’s been a long road, a few years and a lot of hard work and effort to break into the publishing world. I was originally turned down twice a few …

New Fantastic Beasts trailer hints at meaning behind age-old Harry Potter rule

Yes, we’ve all read Hogwarts: A History<p>Anyone who’s read <i>Hogwarts: A History</i> — or <i>Harry Potter</i> <i>and the Prisoner of Azkaban</i> — knows that wizards and witches can’t apparate or disapparate onto Hogwarts grounds.<p>[<b>Warning:</b> The following contains minor spoilers for <i>Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of …