Bob Tiernan

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Why I Don’t Like Owning Stuff

BAUHAUS X ERICKIM• Owning things is stressful: I have to maintain whatever I own. I might have a Lamborghini, which is cool…but the cost and stress of …

Minimalism

6 Steps to Better Nature Photographs

Nature photographs are a firm favorite among photographers, both professionals and amateurs. They offer endless possibilities for travel and …

Landscape Photography

Mirrorless Camera Maniac: The Wrong ( Or Right) Reason to Buy Mirrorless

I was out making pictures with three other photographers, yesterday–just a random assortment of friends–and all of us were using mirrorless cameras …

Money-Saving Tips for Beginning Photographers

Since the smartphone revolution, just about everyone has become a photographer. Phone photography, along with Instagram, has inspired millions to …

Personal Finance

Ep: 195: More Gear Than You Can Shake a Stick At – and more

Featured: <b>Photographer Giulio Sciorio</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to rate and …

Don’t Buy the Sigma 14mm f/1.8 for Astrophotography: How to Get Better Photos for Less Money

I’ve seen a lot of posts and comments raving about how f/1.8 on a 14mm lens is revolutionary for anyone wanting to shoot astrophotography. Yes, …

Depth of field: What is it, and how it relates to photography

More people are taking an interest in photography and capturing images than ever before. So it stands to reason that many would be learning more …

Lightroom CC 2015.12 arrives with bug fixes, new camera and lens support

Adobe has just launched Lightroom 2015.12, adding support for new lenses and cameras, including the Canon EOS 6D Mark II, Nikon D7500, and Leica TL2. …

Cameras

Adobe Lightroom CC 2015.12/6.11, Camera Raw 9.12 released with Nikon D7500 support

Adobe released Lightroom CC 2015.12/6.11 and Camera Raw 9.12. Here are the direct download links:• Camera Raw 9.12<br>• Adobe Lightroom CC: Adobe keeps …

Cameras

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

The best photo editing apps for mobile phones

There are dozens of photo editing apps to choose from to make your images look Instagram-perfect - here’s a look at some of the best.<p>Snapseed<p>If you're particularly keen on photo editing on mobile, then Google owned Snapseed is one of the best places to start.<p>The app allows a range of customisation …

Time-Lapse Photography Equipment Guide to Getting Started

“Never forget that all the great photographs in history were made with more primitive camera equipment than you currently own.” – Brooks Jensen No …

The Tricky Translation of Mathematical Ideas

Big advances in math can happen when mathematicians move ideas into areas where they seem like they shouldn’t belong.<p>My latest story is about the …

Mathematics

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Small Turbines Can Outperform Conventional Wind Farms, Stanford Prof Says, With No Bird Kill

Decades ago, engineers largely dismissed vertical-axis wind turbines—which spin around a central axis like a top—because they could not match the efficiency of the propeller-like turbines common today.<p>But researchers have found recently that clusters of vertical-axis turbines, arranged to take …

Renewable Energy

Database Second Normal Form Explained in Simple English

<i>This is the third in a series of posts teaching normalization.</i><p>The second post focused on the first normal form, its definition, and examples to …

Databases

The Dirty Secret of Violent Surf Localism: It Works

Matt Warshaw grew up in Manhattan Beach in the ‘60s, just as surfing was cementing its central place in Southern California’s culture, and spent his youth in the water. He and his high school buddies would surf anywhere they could, from the beach breaks of Huntington to the peeling point at Malibu. …

Basics of SQL & RDBMS | Must Skills For Data Science Professionals

We use cookies on Analytics Vidhya websites to deliver our services, analyze web traffic, and improve your experience on the site. By using Analytics …

Data Science

Humans changed a life-giving nutrient into a deadly pollutant

Nitrogen is absolutely crucial to life — an indispensable ingredient of DNA, proteins and essentially all living tissue — yet it also can choke the life out of aquatic ecosystems, destroy trees and sicken people when it shows up in excess at the wrong place, at the wrong time, in the wrong form. …

Farming

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Guitar Production Tutorial: Reverb or Delay, Which Pedal Goes First?

In this free video tutorial from the complete course <b>Guitar Production 202: Pedalboard Setups Explored</b>, Gregg Fine delves deep into the impact on your …

15 Stunning Data Visualizations (And What You Can Learn From Them)

We’re literally drowning in data. Everyday, 2.5 quintillion bytes of data are created. This is the equivalent of 90% of the world’s …

5 Blues Licks from Pattern 1

These 5 licks use only notes from the Minor Pentatonic, and incorporate string bending (as most blues licks do!) so you'll need to have done some …

Electric Guitar

Guitar Essentials: This Simple Three-Chord Progression Opens the Door to Many Genres | TAB

<b>PHOTO: Cindy Moorhead</b><p>The I, IV and V chords are the there most common and arguably the most important harmonic elements in the musical universe. …

The Continuum of Understanding and Information Visualization

Information visualization is a process by which data (or information) is represented to help the recipient, of the information, build an accurate …

Data Visualization

How to Split Date and Time in Excel

If you download data into Excel, one column might have a combined date and time value. If you're going to create reports from that data, it's usually …

Space Archaeologist Wants Your Help To Find Ancient Sites

Sarah Parcak is a space archaeologist. She uses satellite imagery to track looted ancient burial sites and find pyramids hidden under Egyptian cities. Now, she has bigger plans: to launch a worldwide campaign to make all of us space archaeologists.<p>She will be doing it through a digital platform …

Jordan Spieth: Try My 5 Driver Keys

There's a lot going on in the split second it takes for the club to move from behind your head down to the ball. So much that you really can't pinpoint any one element as being the most important. When my coach, Cameron McCormick, and I are fine-tuning my swing, we like to make sure <i>I'm moving</i> …

Golf

5 free and open music-making tools

Aaron Wolf shares five tools for those looking to get started making music on Linux.