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Light painting illuminates an arid landscape in Floating Points' Silhouettes music video

<b>Music:</b> patterns of light spring up around a Martian-like world in this music video that directors Pablo Barquin and Junior Martínez created for …

Iceland Aerial Landscape Photography by Jakub Polomski

Breathtaking images of a series of Iceland aerial landscape photographs taken by Jakub Polomski.<p>Jakub Polomski is a Polish landscape photographer. In …

Artist Condenses Big Ideas into Intricate Mini Paintings

Artist Karen Libecap demonstrates that tiny paintings can house some pretty big ideas. In fact, artwork the size of a quarter can be just as beautiful as a giant mural that takes up the side of a building. Using a precise set of tools and a steady hand, the painter illustrates subjects that are …

Digital Art

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of August 31, 2015)

This turbulent week, which was covered in The Daily Edition, included the ongoing migrant and refugee crisis in Europe, the debate over the renaming of Mount McKinley, a new batch of Hillary Clinton emails and a Deflategate ruling that ended Tom Brady‘s NFL suspension. Read more about these topics …

Tom Brady

On Killing the Ego

Dear friend,<p>I have a problem I need to share with you: I have a huge ego.<p>I love compliments, I love external validation, and I absolutely hate being …

Wisconsin player tried to line up with Alabama after a hard hit

In a scary moment during college football's opening weekend, Wisconsin safety Mike Caputo went to line up with Alabama's offense after a hard hit (GIF via Vice Sports).<p>ESPN via Vice Sports<p>On the play, Caputo runs in to tackle Derrick Henry.<p>Screengrab via ESPN<p>He dives low into the middle of the pile …

It will take a year for New Horizons to send all of its Pluto data back to Earth

It's hard to get a good internet connection on the outskirts of our solar system. NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has just started its "intensive downlinking" phase, a process that will ultimately send home all of the data recorded during the craft's Pluto flyby back in July. NASA says there's …

Planets

This is an Airport Luggage System Through the Eyes of a Suitcase Camera

Photographers are often advised to carry their camera gear onto an airplane rather than check it in with luggage. If you’d like to see what goes on …

10 Famous Street Photography Quotes You Must Know

If you want to get a deeper insight into street photography and take better photos, I feel it is very important to study the work of the street …

Street Photography

Apple built an ‘electronic city’ online 21 years ago that still stands out as one of its most puzzling flops

So the notion of creating a safe, familiar-looking space for early cyber surfers must not have seemed too outlandish for the Apple executives who came up with the plan.<p>But the short-lived online service that Apple rolled out that year, dubbed eWorld, failed miserably and the digital buildings that …

Alex Gibney’s New Documentary Paints An Ambivalent Portrait Of Steve Jobs

Earlier this week, I joined a group of journalists to meet with director Alex Gibney and discuss his new film, <i>Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine —</i> and the first thing he did was put away his iPhone.<p>It was no big deal, but the action took a little extra humor and weight since the documentary is all …

See BB-8's skeleton in this cool tear-down video

When playing around with Sphero’s BB-8 toy, the miniature version of the personality-filled droid from the upcoming movie ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens,’ it’s hard to not feel like it’s made with a little bit of magic. His little head floats atop his body, and he maintains his ability to be upright …

Robotics

15 Design Tips Every Graphic Designer Should See

Through subtle adjustments, graphic designers can make simple images beautiful and memorable. Poppie Pack, a senior graphic designer at Canva, …

Boot up: smart door lock, zero double Irish, Google+ falloff?

Plus even more GTAT exec share sales, health trackers and company health plans, the iPad conundrum, and more<p>A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>Second executive of Apple supplier sold shares after trouble surfaced >> WSJ<p>An executive from bankrupt Apple supplier …

Create a Vintage Photo in Photoshop

How to Make a Vintage Photo in Photoshop<p>There are many things that go into making an image appear vintage in Photoshop and this episode Highlights …

Tongue-In-Cheek Video Pokes Fun at What Not To Do When Shooting a Wedding

Getting into wedding photography can be stressful. And if there’s one thing I’ve learned in my years of shooting weddings, it’s that if something can …

4 Essential layer masking tools in Photoshop

<b>Tip:</b> While you are brushing, look at the image (not the mask view that you can invoke by <b>alt</b>-clicking on the mask icon) to control and verify the …

Creative Ways to Use Wide Apertures in Landscape Photography

Your camera’s aperture has the ability to control your depth of field – which is a powerful creative tool that many photographers use to evoke depth, …

Landscape Photography

The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part I (SLRs) by Dan K

<b>The Unsung Heroes of 35mm Photography – Part I (SLRs) by Dan K</b><br>In this article Dan K follows up on his popular article Dan K’s Top 10 SLRs …

Q+A with A Photo Editor: National Geographic

Elizabeth Krist, Senior Photo Editor at <i>National Geographic</i>, and the rest of the Nat Geo team seek photographers who have an eye for composing …

Matisse, the best ever male nudes and Hirst's tell-all memoir – the week in art

The modern thrill of Matisse's cut-outs, the torso with the more-so, and what Damien got up to in Leeds – all in your favourite weekly dispatch<p>Exhibition of the week<p><b>Matisse: Cut-outs</b><br>After the second world war the brilliance of French art seemed to most people to be utterly exhausted. Paris, the …

Annie Leibovitz: can her magic now bring lustre back to M&S?

She's feted for the glamorous touch she bestows on everyone from Obama to the Queen. Her new job is to boost the fortunes of a much-loved brand<p>It is a classic Annie Leibovitz photograph. Indeed, it displays all of her trademark flourishes: a group shot of recognisable faces, each one striking an …

Incredible Photograph Captures 8 Hours of Plane Departures

Self-proclaimed aviation nerd Mike Kelley recently compiled the outdoor activity of the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in a single, amazing photograph. The architectural photographer spent nearly an entire day at the south complex of the airport capturing all of the takeoffs and some …

Airports

A Concise Video Refresher of the Basic Rules of Composition

Composition and the rules that accompany it are some of the most basic aspects you learn when first picking up a camera. If you’ve been a …

Adorable Photos Document the Growth of a Little Girl and Her Four-Legged Sibling

Following up with the puppy-love from yesterday, today we have a collection of photographs from Michigan-based photographer Rebecca Leimbach, …

Best Space Pictures: Martian Potholes, Space Diplomats, and an Erupting Star

A Mars rover looks back a decade and the moon intertwines with Venus, in the week's best space pictures.<p>International space cooperation continued this week, even amid earthly diplomatic upheaval over Crimea, with a Russian rocket carrying astronauts and cosmonauts into orbit.<p>Gantry arms closed …

Some Flashes and a Cup of Water

So, what do you do when your location proves to be a stretch of pitted tarmac baked into desert? You stand there of course, in the blasted sun, with …

15 Things That Every New Photographer Does Wrong

There are lot of mistakes that we make as new photographers. Some are to be expected, but others are easily avoided. Here are a list of the most …

Review Comparison of the Canon EOS 70D vs Canon 700D

Cameras

How Joe McNally captures dramatic panoramic portraits using a beauty dish

Adorama Photography TV presents Photo on the Go with Joe McNally. In this episode, Joe shows how he captured dramatic panoramic portraits using a …