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Inside look at how drones fly

Drones these days are easier than ever to pilot, but the science behind the technology often goes overlooked. That is why Rhett Allain, a Physics …

Canon’s New ‘Virtual Camera’ Tech is Something Straight Out of Sci-Fi

Intel isn’t the only one working on sci-fi-style virtual camera systems for things like sporting events. Canon just announced that it’s developing a …

Virtual Reality

How to Remove People from Your Photos Using Photoshop

The worst part about taking photos of monuments and city streets is that you always get cars and people blocking the architecture behind them. It can …

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These 10 tips could instantly improve your photography

Photography is an art form, and as such much of it is subjective, but even so, there are some common things that professionals get right in most of …

How to Take a Screen Shot on a Mac

The basics, and more.<p>Showing someone else what's on your screen can be just as important as being able to see it yourself. So whether you're new to Macs or are an old veteran who just never picked up the skill, here's how to take a screen shot.<p>The screen capture that macOS comes with are both …

How to Make a Portrait Look Like Wet Plate Collodion Using Photoshop

Love the look of wet plate collodion photographs? Did you know you can give any digital photo that same look using Photoshop? It’s a technique that …

The One Change You Should Make to Vastly Improve Your Morning Coffee

Some home baristas go all out. They have coffee makers and grinders that cost hundreds of dollars, buy only the finest specialty beans, and labor …

How to Make a Little Planet Using Photoshop

Photography doesn’t always have to be serious, sometimes it is nice to do something just for fun. Making a landscape look like it is a little planet …

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Creating a Panoramic Photo

To create a great panoramic photo is really a two part process. First you need to capture the images correctly… after all garbage in means garbage …

Photoshop in 60 Seconds: How to Create a Scatter Photo Effect

What You'll Be CreatingWelcome to our Photoshop in 60 Seconds series, in which you can learn a Photoshop skill, feature, or technique in just a …

This Is the Sound of Donald Trump's Inner Voice

Super catty.<p>Donald Trump did not like what was said about him at the Democratic National Convention, especially the speech by "little" Michael Bloomberg. His feelings were hurt, and he wasted no time in making that clear.<p>Comedian and actor Peter Serafinowicz also wasted no time in mercilessly …

This $300 million Boeing 787 is unlike any private jet you have ever seen

Boeing 787 jets are no puny aircraft. These things haul hundreds of people for thousands of miles. So you can only imagine that this particular 787 that has been converted for <i>private use</i> is completely shaking up the private jet world. The jet's lavish interior was built by Kestrel Aviation …

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Emotional Intelligence

The Earth is warming at scary rates, and this GIF proves it

The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the atmosphere and trap more and more heat is sending the planet spiraling …

Britain has jumped the gun on gene editing

We do not know what the consequences will be for future generations – and it will be too late to reverse<p>For the first time Britain’s Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) has granted researchers permission to use a new “gene editing” technique called Crispr/Cas9 to modify human …

Absinthe Used to Be Malaria Medicine: The Secret Medical History of Cocktails

Créme de menthe settled rebellious stomachs and absinthe fended off malaria. This is the secret medical history of the speakeasy cocktails we've come to know and love.<p>"We don't create cocktails now to cure venereal diseases or to relieve gout, but there's that history there," says <b>Matthew Rowley</b>, …

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7 Simple DIY Photography Tips and Tricks Using Only Household Items

The team over at COOPH today shared an insightful video that describes 7 DIY photography tips that use nothing more than items you have lying around …

7 DIY photography tips using household objects

Vimeo’s video recording app Cameo gets indie music boost

Cameo, the iPhone video recording app that Vimeo (S IAC) acquired in March, relaunched with a bigger focus on music Wednesday, allowing users to …

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Back to Basics: Flash Photography Tips for Beginners

Sprinkled in-between the more advanced lighting, photography and post-processing tutorials that we feature on the site, we’ve been trying to add in …

Spectacular Fluorescent Bodyscapes Illuminated with a Black Light

Photographer and artist John Poppleton specializes in creating fantastical works of art painted directly on the human body. His <i>Black Light Bodyscapes</i> consist of gorgeous nature scenes painted with fluorescent pigments on the backs of female models, who are then photographed under black light to …

KPCB Internet trends 2014

The latest edition of the annual Internet Trends report includes:<p>1. Key Internet trends showing slowing Internet user growth but strong smartphone, tablet and mobile data traffic growth as well as rapid growth in mobile advertising.<p>2. Emerging positive efficiency trends in education and …

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

Oculus VR Hires Ex-Valve Developer Michael Abrash as Chief Scientist

Just days after its acquisition by Facebook, Oculus VR has hired former Valve developer Michael Abrash as its chief scientist.<p>Abrash was involved in Valve’s own virtual reality projects, but is also known for his work on the game Quake and Microsoft’s Natural Language Group.<p>In a blog post, Abrash …

Mind-bending Installation at TED Helps You Find Your Social Soulmate

The lucky people who were able to attend this year's TED conference in Vancouver, which started March 17 and ends today, got to experience a mind-bending installation that helped them find their social soulmate. Experiential marketing agency MKG collaborated with artists Lauren McCarthy and Kyle …

WATCH: A Death-Defying Climb To The Top Of Shanghai Tower

A pair of daredevils, a Russian and a Ukrainian, scales the as-yet-unfinished Shanghai Tower, the world's second-tallest building.<p>As Russia Today writes:<p>"Donning army camos, black hoodies and face masks, Vadim Makhorov and Vitaly Raskalov evoke a Black Bloc aesthetic and an even more nonchalant …

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Nature’s Spectacular Light Shows Caught on Camera

As one of the most violent and explosive forces of nature, lightning storms are always a unique challenge for most photographers. We have all seen …