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How to Shoot a Beer Can with 4 Speedlights

In this tutorial you will know how to shoot a reflective beer can using 4 light sources set up. Two speedlites with stripboxes on both sides, another …

The 'Blackwater 2.0' Plan for Afghanistan

Private military contractors have spotted an opportunity as America’s longest war grinds on.<p>Here’s a crazy idea floating around Washington these days, outlandish even by today’s outlandish standards: The United States should hire a mercenary army to “fix” Afghanistan, a country where we’ve been at …

Indian History

9 Photoshop Retouching Techniques That Every Serious Photographer Should Know (VIDEO)

Image-editing expert Nathan Dodsen doesn’t mess around when it comes to Photoshop, and in the detailed video below he provides a comprehensive …

The 34 Most Chilling Documentaries To Watch On Netflix Now

The great thing about Netflix is there's always something to watch. Whether you want to marathon a TV show or check out a movie, you're almost …

The 10 Best Conspiracy Documentaries On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: January 17th</b><p>A good conspiracy theory gets the blood running hot. It should be equal measures absurd and just-believable-enough, meaning that you’re at the very least entertained, even if you don’t take it seriously. Then it’s just good fun. Below are some of the best conspiracy …

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

Bill Gates

How to Get 300 Real, Targeted Instagram Followers Per Day

A few years ago, I wrote a post about Instagram on how to get more followers and likes.But there’s a problem with that post. I wrote it in …

Social Media

DJI acquires majority stake in Hasselblad, the iconic Swedish camera company

Last year DJI took a minority stake in Hasselblad, the iconic Swedish camera company. The companies also announced a partnership to work together on high-end camera drones that would combine DJI’s drone aerial technology with Hasselblad’s cameras.<p>Now Luminous Landscape has reported, and multiple …

Netflix Originals 2017: Over 40 New Series And Specials To Premiere In The New Year

Netflix is gearing up to bring its viewers even more originals in 2017. January is full of new series and stand up specials for the streaming service …

From date night to cold showers: 20 habits that changed readers' lives | Sarah Marsh and Guardian readers

Small changes can sometimes make the biggest difference. Here our readers suggest the hobbies or routines that might make 2017 that bit brighter<p>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” If it’s good enough for Aristotle, it’s good enough for us. So what rituals …

Die Hard

11 Pieces Of Furniture That Redefine The Meaning Of Comfort

Coziness is their number one priority.<p>When the weather is dreary and all you want to do is relax at home with "Downton Abbey" on repeat, comfortable furniture is key to making your day a success. All of these sofas and chairs made coziness their number one priority.

The 21 Documentaries from the 21st Century Everyone Should See

This year, Weiner and O.J.: Made in America reminded us just how ambitious (and binge-worthy) documentaries could be. Here are our picks for the 21 best documentaries ever made—plus some recs from their directors.<p>1<p><i>Weiner</i><p>Josh Kriegman & Elyse Steinberg | 2016<p>Turns out <i>Lemonade</i> was only the …

The 17 best Netflix movies for when you just want to be alone

Whether it's because life is too dull, hard, or muggle-heavy, there's always a good reason to escape the world for a few hours with a good film. In the spirit of this desperate desire and need, I have put together a list of the best movies to watch on Netflix when you just want to be alone and …

Entertainment

These Artists Turn Your Kids' Doodles Into Wearable Jewelry

“It’s like a single moment of someone’s childhood becomes timeless."<p>Parents can now wear their hearts on their sleeves — or on their wrists or around their necks.<p>Tasarım Takarım, a 2-year-old Turkish jewelry company, converts children’s drawings into cufflinks, bracelets and necklaces, among other …

Wearable Tech

Louis Theroux made a film about Scientology and the trailer is wacky

Documentary filmmaker Louis Theroux is well-known for confronting the weird, the wacky and the controversial in his work, but in his first …

The New Trailer For Netflix’s ‘Stranger Things’ Is Pure Steven Spielberg

There are worse directors to imitate than Steven Spielberg. He’s made some of the most crowd-pleasing movies of all-time, including <i>Jurassic Park</i>, <i>Jaws</i>, and <i>Raiders of the Lost Ark</i>, not to mention his “prestige” work on <i>Saving Private Ryan</i> and <i>Schindler’s List</i>. His style — awestruck faces, children in …

Somebody Analyzed All the Typography in 'Blade Runner,' and It’s Epic

Science fiction typeset fanatic Dave Addey examines all of the typography used in Ridley Scott’s cyberpunk classic.<p>When viewing a film, most audiences typically don’t give a second thought to the typography used by the set designers. Most audiences <i>aren't</i> David Addey, writer and curator of Typset in …

How To Remove Banding In Photoshop

Digital artifacts are annoying, to say the least! For me, banding is one of the most frustrating issues. Within my product photography, banding is …

15 Documentaries You Have To Watch If You Haven't Already

Featuring The Jinx, When the Levees Broke, and What Happened, Miss Simone?

The Mistake 99 Percent of LinkedIn Users Make

With over 414 million users, here's what most LinkedIn members are doing wrong.<p>Last week, LinkedIn celebrated its 13th birthday. It's officially a teenager. With more than 414 million users, it's the largest professional social network. And it's getting bigger by the day, making it the biggest pool …

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Learn How Costume Designers Build a Superhero Suit

Since you can’t exactly purchase an authentic-looking superhero ensemble—mask, armor, and spandex body suit included—off the rack, designers for …

A New Documentary Will Investigate the Social Stigma and Civil Rights Aspects of Atheism

May 7, 2016 by Hemant Mehta<p>Filmmaker <b>Micael Langer</b> is working on a documentary exploring how tough it is to be an atheist in this world. That means …

Kevin Smith Gives Full Captain America: Civil War Review

As he did for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Director, and comic enthusiast Kevin Smith, along with his Co-Host Marc Bernardin, released a new …

The 8 best action movies on Netflix right now

Yes, they can. We came up with a list of eight films currently streaming on Netflix that are thrilling, intense, and applauded by critics. Read on to see the best-rated action films on Netflix:

Blade Runner

4 Must-See Movies from the Tribeca Film Festival

Put these on your radar, stat.<p>The Tribeca Film Festival celebrated its 15th anniversary this year, taking over downtown Manhattan from April 13-24. More than 150 movies, chosen from 6,000+ entries, were shown. It's hard to pick favorites, but there were a few clear standouts to us—films that range …

Film Festivals

ON1 Unveils Photo RAW, the First All-New RAW Processor in a Decade

Sick of Camera RAW and Lightroom? Want a brand-spanking-new RAW photo processor and non-destructive editor to work in that isn’t made by Adobe? Your …

What you need to know about realistic photo compositing and image manipulation - a primer

Creating realistic photo composites or photo manipulation isn’t as hard as it looks. The steps you have to take to create a good composite are …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

How to Easily Shoot High-End Product Photography Using Light Trails

I've never been one for artificial light in my photography, and it's an issue that many photographers come across when leaving that oh, so beautiful …

10 of Quentin Tarantino’s All-Time Favorite Films You Can Watch Right Now – Page 3

<i>His Girl Friday</i><p>Tarantino said Howard Hawks’ 1940 screwball classic, starring Cary Grant and Rosalind Russell as a newspaper editor and reporter (and …