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8 Tips for Creating Amazing Lighting in Underwater Photos

I breath out, and watch air bubbles gurgle towards the light that flickers from the surface, dappling my fingers in a golden hue. Seduced by pictures …

Underwater Photography

Sunset On Haifa Photo by Bashar A. — National Geographic Your Shot

Canon EOS

Who was buried at Stonehenge? New study sheds light

<b>(CNN) —</b> As one of the world's most famous prehistoric monuments, Stonehenge still holds many secrets despite centuries of study. For the first time, new research is lifting the veil on the people who are buried at Stonehenge.<p>The study was published in the journal Scientific Reports on Thursday.<p>Much …

Archaeology

Using a 10 Stop Filter and Bulb Mode for Long Exposures

Have you ever wanted to photograph a scene where a large amount of time is captured in one exposure? Well, in this article I’m going to go through …

Landscape Photography

19 Amazing Photography Tips and Techniques

As a photographer, there are few things more satisfying than mastering a new photography technique. Learning new photography techniques can open up …

Landscape Photography

New: Advanced Off-Camera Flash Photography

Isn’t it funny how you can just spot pro-caliber photos? They stand out. They POP in some special way. Know why? Here’s a hint: they masterfully add …

Depth Of Field

Space Photos of the Week: Planetary Close-Ups

Did you know you can do opposition research in space? You’re not exactly digging up dirt on alien rivals, but taking advantage of the orbital …

Photos

How to Take a Perfect Long Exposure Photograph in 8 Steps

Ethereal atmospheres, smooth water, moving clouds, these are just some of the unique features that make the magical world of long-exposure …

Landscape Photography

This Guy Flipped an Element in an Old Lens and Got ‘Magic’ Bokeh

Iranian photographer Alireza Rostami has been studying and tinkering with lenses for years, and a few years ago he made a discovery: by reversing one …

Cameras

Laowa's wild macro probe lens gives you a wide-angle bug's-eye view

This is one of the weirdest and most extraordinary new camera lenses we've ever seen. Laowa's 24 mm f/14 probe lens looks bizarre, works like nothing …

Cameras

How to Make Your Photos Pop, According to Pro Landscape Photographer Tom Mackie

Pro photographer Tom Mackie gets so many questions about how to make photos “pop,” he decided to do a whole video on the subject, which we have …

Photography

The new reality of old age in America

Richard Dever had swabbed the campground shower stalls and emptied 20 garbage cans, and now he climbed slowly onto a John Deere mower to cut a couple acres of grass.<p>THE FORGOTTEN: The issues at the heart of Trump's America<p>PART 1: On a Texas prairie, distance grows between neighbors over an American …

Group of 17 Apple Auto Engineers Join Startup Zoox

A group of automotive engineers has left Apple Inc. for self-driving car startup Zoox Inc. after the world’s most valuable technology company backed …

The life-saving browser shortcut everyone should know

If I had a dollar for every time I'd accidentally closed a browser tab -- or worse, an entire windowful of 'em -- I'd be rich.<p>But there's a simple keyboard shortcut that can instantly correct this error: <b>Ctrl-Shift-T</b>.<p>Or <b>Apple-Shift-T</b>, if you're using a Mac.<p>Honestly, I'm a little embarrassed to admit …

Software

A Boeing Dreamliner drew a giant outline of itself in the air, and it’s awesome

On Wednesday afternoon, a Boeing 787-800 Dreamliner took off from Seattle and flew about 2,000 miles to Marquette, Mich. It would have seemed an inconsequential flight — if not an odd city pairing — had the plane not turned back immediately and begun cruising southwest.<p>Just after reaching the tip …

Boeing

A DNA App Store Is Here, but Proceed with Caution - MIT Technology Review

A Silicon Valley startup called Helix is betting on the notion that not only do people want to learn more about their DNA, but they'll also pay to …

Apps

This Couple Has Lived 1,000 Nights in Airbnbs

Some brands have their fans—and then they have their superfans. Apple has legions of fanboys (and fangirls). Harry Potter has Potterheads. T.J. Maxx …

Washing Machines

Here’s Something Every Photographer Needs to Hear

<i>SLR Lounge</i> recently published this 8-minute video on 10 ways you can light and shoot the same scene. But it’s the short monologue at the end, …

Escape to another world

As video games get better and job prospects worse, more young men are dropping out of the job market to spend their time in an alternate reality. …

Inside an ISIS Bunker

Booby-trapped houses above. A city strewn with bombs ahead. And below, a network of tunnels fit for a terror army.<p>BAA’SHIQA, Iraq—The ISIS fighter’s …

Obama Reckons with a Trump Presidency

Inside a stunned White House, the President considers his legacy and America’s future.<p>The morning after Donald Trump was elected President of the United States, Barack Obama summoned staff members to the Oval Office. Some were fairly junior and had never been in the room before. They were sombre, …

Michelle Obama

The dark side of Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl was an unpleasant man who wrote macabre books – and yet children around the world adore them. Perhaps this shouldn’t surprise us, writes Hephzibah Anderson.<p>Once upon a time a small orphan was packed off to live with his aunts. They were a sadistic pair, these sisters, and rather than …

Books

What’s on Michelle Obama’s mind? Meet the speechwriter who puts it into words.

When Sarah Hurwitz sits down at her laptop, she puts on her noise-blocking headphones and imagines Michelle Obama’s exacting voice in her head.<p>The voice might say: <i>No, that transition is clumsy.</i> Or: <i>Are we really telling this story in a way that honors these people?</i><p>Hurwitz, the first lady’s head …

Michelle Obama