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This Video Explains 25 Important Photography Terms That Every Beginner Should Know

Here’s a great resource for beginner photographers. The below video from Apalapse gives brief explanations of 25 important technical photography …

Photography

Loupedeck+ is an Even More Versatile Photo Editing Console

Loupedeck made a splash when the custom photo editing console for Lightroom was announced back in 2016. Today, the company just announced the …

Photo Editing

Hidden Lighting: 5 Ways to Delicately Light a Building

Carefully designed or relegated to its mere functionality, lighting can be a determining factor in the quality of a space, influencing the way it is …

Architecture

What Would U.S. Money Look Like, Given the Proper Attention of an Industrial Designer?

Bills so pretty you'd never spend them<p>Industrial designer Andrey Avgust hails from Belarus, a country whose currency I admit I've never seen. But …

Industrial Designer

75 Types of Wood Ranked by Hardness

Ever wondered about the hardest and softest woods in the world? As architects, we're all pretty familiar with the softest: Balsa. Its material …

Woodworking

How To Get Tack Sharp Images With Lightroom's Sharpening Panel

Sharpening photos is one of the most important steps in any photographers post-processing workflow. No matter how good you are at getting a shot …

Tutorials

How We Shoot the Stars With Micro Four Thirds Cameras

We love our GH5 cameras, but they aren't the best in low light. Luckily, Panasonic recently released the GH5S, which has almost two stops better ISO …

Astrophotography

How To Get The Best Prints At Home Or From The Lab

DIY printing can be a frustrating endeavor, but when your final print shows every detail exactly as you want it the rewards are there. There’s a bit …

Tutorials

You’ve Got to See These 6 Mouth-Watering Food Photography Tricks in Just 2 Minutes (VIDEO)

After you watch this food photography tips video, you will come away either inspired or hungry (or both). Created by food and travel photographer …

This Video Trick Will Make Your Time-lapses Look Better

Time-lapses are an easy way to add spice to your video productions, but sometimes parts of your scene look awful when displayed over long periods of …

Videography

Easily Remove Distracting Background Elements From a Photograph In Three Steps

Sometimes a background element distracts from the focus of an image too much, but it can't be avoided in the composition. That's where this video …

An Intro to Timelapse Photography by a Hobbyist Who Became a Pro

If you enjoy watching timelapse videos but aren’t familiar with the ingredients that go into making one, check out this 3-minute video by <i>Guardian</i> …

Photography

Jason Statham says The Meg will get a sequel if giant shark movie hooks public

<b>To read more about this summer’s most anticipated movies</b><b>, pick up the new issue of Entertainment Weekly, or buy it here now. Don’t forget to</b> …

This Short Film Isn’t CGI — It Was Made with Lighting, Models, and Creativity

Check out this surreal 4-minute short film titled <i>Club Palace</i>. It may look computer-generated, but everything you see was captured on camera using …

Photoshop Basics for Nature Photographers

Description<p>Is Photoshop really necessary to get the best quality from our photos with the power of today’s RAW Converters such as Adobe Lightroom? Do …

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

The 'Unspeakably Disgusting' Way Stanley Kubrick Created 2001: A Space Odyssey's Trippiest Scene

Today is the 50th anniversary of Stanley Kubrick’s landmark masterpiece <i>2001: A Space Odyssey</i>, and to celebrate the iconic scifi film we have an …

How to Shoot Landscapes at Blue Hour

<i>Image Credit: Motoji Sekine</i><p>Let's face it...<p>Golden hour gets all the glory, and rightfully so. It's hard to beat those warm, golden tones that …

13 Landscape Photography Tips That Will Rock Your Photos

A lot of non-photographers mistakenly believe that landscape photography is really easy.But if you've ever picked up a camera and photographed a …

Want Perfectly Exposed Photos? Here’s How a Camera’s Light Metering Modes Work (VIDEO)

Benjamin Jaworskyj is a German landscape photographer whose tutorials typically involve shooting techniques for making better outdoor photos. But for …

How to Remove People From Complicated Images Automatically Using Photoshop

Beautiful places are of course something many of us want to photograph, but the problem is often that there are constantly people in the shot at such …

The forgotten ’90s thriller The Assignment took paranoia to another level

<b>What Are You Watching?</b> <i>is a weekly space for</i> The A.V Club<i>’s staff and readers to share their thoughts, observations, and opinions on film and TV.</i><p>One …

Everyone Should Try Splash Photography at Least Once: Here's How to Get Started

With a basic clear tank or transparent plastic sheet, there are several creative ways to photograph water just waiting to be explored. These …

These photo-tiles turn a bathroom into an apartment block and bring the outdoors inside

Unless you develop film at home, the bathroom isn’t really a place you’d connect with photography. But creative guys from Gyva Grafika brought …

Photo Basics: Why the Histogram Is So Important and How to Use It for Better Photographs (VIDEO)

The histogram is a powerful, yet frequently overlooked, tool that can make a big difference in your photographs. This simple tutorial will help you …

Tutorials

‘Baahubali 2’: Indian Blockbuster Set for China Theatrical Release – Variety

Indian blockbuster “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” is set to be released in China in the coming months. It joins a growing number of Indian films to …

Harrison Ford

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries You Need To Stop Skipping Over

You always see them on Netflix, now it's time to watch them.

Entertainment

How to Take Epic Photos With Your Kit Lens

You've probably heard that kit lenses aren't that good.Compared to high-end lenses, they aren't.But that doesn't mean that they're so terrible that …

Why You Need to Know the Difference Between Phase and Contrast Autofocus

If you often find that your camera's autofocus doesn't quite hit the spot, it might have something to do with the focus system you are using. Make …

Photography

Composition Tips: This Pro Says “Use the Golden Spiral” & Forget About the Rule of Thirds (VIDEO)

If you wonder why we spend so much time discussing techniques for better composition, the answer is simple: No matter what type of images you shoot, …

Landscape Photography