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Private prisons are shrouded in secrecy. I took a job as a guard to get inside—then things got crazy

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Chapter 1: “Inmates Run This Bitch”<p>Have you ever had a riot?” I ask a recruiter from …

8 Tips Every Beginning Portrait Photographer Should Know

Why is it that some people are considered photogenic and others are not? What can a beginning photographer do to circumvent this when making a …

Prisoners' dilemma and Nash equilibrium

If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website.<p>If you're behind a web filter, please make …

Mastering Composition - Digital Photo Secrets

(or, why you can’t just point your camera at something and press the button)<p>A bad photo is easy to spot. Even a lay person knows a bad photo when she …

XCOM 101.

“Hentzau, how are we supposed to play XCOM and not fail horribly?” is a question that precisely nobody has asked me during the last week, but I …

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Classic Ironman Strategy Guide

Classic Ironman mode in XCOM is not for the faint of heart. You will lose troops, regardless of how amazing you might think you are at the game. …

Articles by Landon Sommer on GameSkinny.com

Landon Sommer<p>Columnist<p>While I do play some of the greats like Civilization and X-com, consider me your Tabletop guru here at gameskinny. …

Guide :: XCOM: Enemy Unknown - In-Depth Class Guide

Rookie<p>Every soldier who joins the XCOM project starts out as a mere rookie. Armed with only a basic assault rifle and a single frag grenade, these …

XCOM Elite Squad Composition Guide by JRoche | Top Tier Tactics – Videogame strategy guides, tips, and humor

In XCOM: Enemy Unknown, surviving is your top priority–you want your soldiers to survive so they level up and become stronger. Be warned: if that …

XCOM: Enemy Unknown (and Enemy Within) - Tips, Tricks, Strategies, and Cheats For Beginner Commanders

<b>Update: 11/13/2014</b> Since they're technically the same game, I've added tips for <i>Enemy Within</i> to our pre-existing guide for <i>Enemy Unknown</i>. All of the</i> …

Before You Start: Tips for Playing XCOM: Enemy Unknown the Best Way

Saving the world ain't easy. It takes strategy, preparation, determination and more than a little luck. So don't be thinking you can just fire up …

8 tips for saving the world in XCOM: Enemy Unknown

So you’ve carefully implemented the polices discussed in the tactical guide, and your soldiers are quite thankful that you’re no longer dashing them into flanked positions or sending them into harm’s way without so much as a Nano-fiber Vest.<p>But back at your base, China’s ready to leave the XCOM …

An Introduction to Dodging and Burning in Photography

“Dodging and burning are steps to take care of mistakes God made in establishing tonal relationships.” <i><br>– Ansel Adams</i><p>Dodging and burning is actually …

Tutorials

Are You Using Your Histogram to Get Better Photographs?

One of the most powerful tools for photographers that has come about with digital photography is the histogram – that little graph you see on the LCD …

Tutorials

Light Stalking

Cleaning your lenses is not like your normal day to day cleaning of other items that you use and there are various things<p>Share<p>So, for all those who …

Photography