Aquil Waters

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The real reason germs spread in the winter

Flu season is a fact of life – but until recently, no one knew why. The answer hinges on the disgusting ways that germs pass between people.<p>It begins as surely as the leaves dropping off the trees. As the mercury drops and the sunlight fades, the sniffles set in. At best, it’s just a cold that …

Microbiology

4 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

When it comes to photo-editing programs, one of the most popular among both amateur and professional photographers alike is Adobe Photoshop. While it …

Photography

Stream The-Dream’s ‘Crown’ EP

The first of two EP’s the superstar songwriter has planned for this year is out now.<p>The-Dream's <i>Crown</i>, the first of two EP's he has planned for this …

Watch Florence Welch Get Personal In The New Video For "Ship To Wreck"

Florence + The Machine have just released a brand new video for "Ship To Wreck," and the intense clip finds singer Florence Welch getting pretty …

Wreck

New measurements from the Gale crater contradict theories that the planet is too cold for liquid water to exist, but Mars still considered hostile to life<p>Mars has liquid water just below its surface, according to new measurements by Nasa’s Curiosity rover.<p>Until now, scientists had thought that …

Earth Science

Little Foot and Lucy: Two Pre-Human Species Co-Existed, Scientists Say

Scientists say a new dating technique suggests that a human ancestor whose fossils were found in a South African cave lived about 3.7 million years ago. That's roughly the same time frame during which the famous human ancestor called Lucy roamed an area in modern-day Ethiopia, thousands of miles to …

Anthropology

To the Ends of the Earth: Canon Knocks It Out of the Park with Inspirational New Ad

Canon Australia has released a new commercial, titled <i>To the Ends of the Earth</i>, and it’s just plain awesome. In it, Canon Master Krystle Wright is …

I Left My Camera Bag on a Train

Yep, it happened. It really did…<p>I just recently finished a whirlwind Euro-trip traveling with my sisters. The itinerary was Germany (where I am …

Sexy Lingerie & Corsetry Photo Shoot with Karl Taylor.

Lingerie

Spectacular landscapes in HQ

Earth is a spectacularly beautiful, diverse place: filled to the brim with millions of species of plants and animals, mindblowing features that seem …

5 Tips for Creating fun Campfire Photos

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of meeting the Digital Photography School headmaster, Darren Rowse, in person at a conference we both …

Perspectives of Fashion Photographers in “The Pit”

Ever wonder what it’s like to be one of those photographers at a fashion show sitting in the pit with their big telephoto lens snapping photos as …

Photography Basics: Qualities of Natural Light

We all know that we need light to take pictures. If you’re planning to take pictures outdoors during the daytime, you might believe that light is the …

Photos of Diet Wiegman’s Mind-Blowing Shadow Sculptures

Voted “The Most Brilliant Artist of the Netherlands” in 2009, Dutch artist Diet Wiegman is a master of his craft. But of all the amazing creations he …

Three Items For Taming Natural Light And Getting Better Photos

Natural light is beautiful and can help you create some equally stunning photos–if it’s used correctly. While you can surely find items in your …

A Tragic Story of Caution for Street Photographers

Street photographers are notorious for producing gritty, candid pictures of daily life in urban locales. Unfortunately, taking photos of strangers …

Using Focus Stacked Photos to Create 3D Reconstructions

Creating a 3D scan of an object can be done several different ways. We’ve seen everything from long distance laser cameras and hacked Kinects used to …

Exposure Stacking Tutorial in Adobe Photoshop

Exposure stacking is the process of taking multiple photos with different types of lighting and exposure settings, then blending them together into …

Photographer Transforms Ordinary Rooms into Camera Obscuras

If you think you’ve seen beautiful wallpaper, wait till you see these spaces. Abelardo Morell has been creating pretty images inside rooms all over …

Careless Photo Composition Causes Heartbreak for Parents

When it comes to taking group photos, this is probably the worst possible reaction a photographer could receive. But that is exactly what Don …

How To Shoot Amazing Photographs Indoors With Nothing But Window Light

For some photos, nothing beats the natural beauty of ambient light. When used correctly natural light can create soft portraits that bring out great …

Winners of Photo5 Live competition revealed