David Lewis

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This Hidden iPhone Feature Will Make Your Night-Time Photos Pop

For that ~dreamy~ lewk.

Mobile Photography

Here Are 5 Tricks for Tack Sharp Bird Photographs While Hand-Holding Your Camera (VIDEO)

Tripods tend to be standard equipment for wildlife photographers striving for optimum sharpness. But when photographing birds, these three-legged …

Nature Photography

Photo Basics: What Are Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO (VIDEO)

Kellan Reck, a two-time Emmy Award-winning editor and cinematographer, shared the below video with us today and it’s a great primer (or, for some of …

Photo editing tips: How to optimise sharpness

<b>In our latest look at photo editing tips, Photoshop guru Martin Evening sorts out your post-processing problems. Here he looks at optimising</b> …

Tutorials

What is normalised power and what can it tell us?

What is the best way to measure how hard a ride is? Should you simply look at distance and time? Or do you delve deeper and analyse your average …

Kinomap updates video integration for virtual training on popular Strava Segments

Kinomap announced several new updates to their video based, interactive indoor training service. Following up to last year’s more passive Strava and …

Recovery Intervals: The Important Role They Play In Making Cyclists Faster

Ever wonder about recovery intervals? The purpose they serve, the durations they last, even the intensities they’re prescribed at? You’re not …

3 Key Hill Workouts That Target Speed, Strength and Endurance

Hill workouts are one of the most versatile workout that a distance runner can complete.They can be run during the base phase of training or just a …

Top 5 Triathlons With the Most Challenging Bicycle Courses

The most challenging bicycle courses in triathlons can come with very unfriendly terrain conditions. From the highest mountains to the hottest …

Why run speed work is important for endurance athletes

<b>Speed work comes in a lot of guises. There’s pure speed work, which is short sprint work, and then there’s more faster 5-10km distance work.</b><p>Endurance …

How To Get Black Background, Even With A White Wall !!

In this episode, Andrew Boey teaches how you can obtain PERFECTLY BLACK background even when you only have a white wall.... no black backdrop …

Portrait Tips: Learn the 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Photographing Models (VIDEO)

Photographer Manny Ortiz and his model wife have great chemistry as is clear from the below video where they discuss the "5 Do’s and Don’ts When …

Strava Apps Get Your Exercise Data Working For You

When I write about technology and fitness, Strava features at the top of my list. The app has not only made a big difference to my marathon progress and training but it’s connected me to other runners I now consider good friends.<p>But there is another side to Strava that I haven’t dug into. Its API …

Apps

What shutter speed should you be using when you haven’t got a tripod?

<b>When you're without a tripod, getting steady shots is more difficult but certainly not impossible - especially if you've set up your camera right.</b> …

Shutter Speed

Cadence the key to running success: expert

"The key to a successful run is to take smaller steps and take more of them on a hill, and if you're on flat, take longer steps in order to take less …

Apple Just Revealed the Secrets to Taking Perfect iPhone Pictures

Struggling to take your photography game to the next level? Then fear not, for help is at hand. Apple has just launched a new website brimming with …

Mobile Photography

One-Hour Workout: Your New Favorite Fartlek Run

<i>Every Tuesday we’ll feature a different coach’s workout you can complete in 60 mins (or less!).</i>This week’s fartlek run workout comes from pro …

This is the perfect angle for portrait photography. Really. It's "proven by science"

Ed Gregory at Photos in Color makes a pretty bold claim in his new video. It’s titled “Why this is the perfect PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY angle – Proven by …

Exif is a clever tool that stops people from stealing your photos

(No, not that EXIF)<p>Image piracy has always been a major problem on the web. But a smart new tool called Exif — no, not <i>that</i> EXIF, which stands for Exchangeable Image File and refers to the data that gets embedded into an image — aims to solve it by borrowing the sharing behavior popularized by video …

An Amazon tribe thought to be dying out is thriving against the odds – in pictures

Once thought to be on the brink of extinction, photographer <b>Katherine Needles</b> finds Peru’s Amahuaca people flourishing on ancestral lands, united by community and kinship

Biodiversity

Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

It's no wonder that landscape photography is so popular...For starters, it's an accessible given that we're surrounded by landscapes big and small …

Become A Faster Runner With This Explosive Workout

<b>Stuck on the same PB for months and just can’t break through? Not for much longer, baby! This workout will make you run faster.</b><p>There are few things …

5 Weeks to a Stronger Bike

<i>Want to see solid gains on the bike before your next goal race? Take to the hills.</i> As a triathlete, your calendar year should not be a linear build …

This photographer's travel photos capture fantastic images of abandoned factories and street art

A New York-based photographer has garnered half a million Instagram followers thanks to his fantastic images, many of which are of abandoned factories and street art and graffiti. Sam Horine particularly enjoys exploring the forgotten neighbourhoods of the Big Apple, and those images sit alongside …

10 Street Photographers Who Are Immortalizing Our Modern World

Working to capture mirror images of society, street photography is a reflection of the urban landscape. Street photographers create time capsules of our world, documenting the big and small moments of life. And while we often reflect back on the top photographers of vintage eras, what about street …

Manual Focus Explained

Looking at modern cameras, it's hard not to be impressed by the array of highly intelligent features they now come with.Of course, this is coming …

5 Different Tips to Improve Your Photography

A lot of us probably think that improvement always comes down to better compositions, better processing, better settings, better light, better …

Marathon Training 101: What matters most for 42.2K success?

Start of the BMO Vancouver Marathon. Photo: Chris Morris.<p>There’s plenty of information available on how best to plan, prepare and execute your next …

Race Your Fastest 70.3 (on Less Than 12 Hours a Week!)

<i>Preparing for a personal-best day at the 70.3 distance requires much more than just training volume. The key is creating a balanced and simple</i> …

Do you want to race faster? Then train slower

FTP (Functional Threshold Power), FTHR (Functional Threshold Heart Rate), lactate threshold and training in zones: today these terms are familiar not …