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I know Roy Moore. He’s always been a con artist.

<i>Randall Balmer is the John Phillips Professor in Religion and director of the Society of Fellows at Dartmouth College.</i><p>Load Error<p>I first encountered …

Franklin, Aretha (1942- ) | The Black Past: Remembered and Reclaimed

Image Ownership: Public Domain<p>Aretha Franklin (1942–)<p>In her five decades as a recording artist, Aretha Franklin, the undisputed “Queen of Soul,” has …

The Truth About Those "Shot on iPhone" Claims

There's a new video on Youtube that is getting a lot of attention by honing in on those claims by Apple and other smartphone manufacturers about the …

Marketing

Kate Moss and Sofia Coppola Partied This Week

This week Sofia Coppola brought together her cadre of fashion friends for the New York premiere of <i>The Beguiled</i>, with star Kirsten Dunst wearing a …

Sofia Coppola

Photoshop Trick: How to Swap a Photo Background Using Only Blend Modes

Here’a neat trick for you Photoshop lovers out there. If you’ve shot a subject in front of a gray background, you can actually swap that gray …

This underground railroad took slaves to freedom in Mexico

Donald Trump said during the presidential campaign that he wanted to keep “bad hombres” out of the country. He told the Mexican president, according to documents obtained by the Associated Press, that he wanted Mexico to stop "bad hombres down there" from coming across the southern border of the US.<p>…

Railroads

Dispelling the Myths Around Depth of Field and Crop Factor

There is a lot of misunderstanding and confusion on the subjects of depth of field, the difference between full-frame and crop sensors, and the ‘crop …

Lifting the Shadows on a Secret War

“His motto was ‘Kill all, burn all, and destroy all.’ We never took prisoners; he ordered us to kill them and sometimes he would slit their throats,” said one man who worked under the semi-mythical Tony Poe. Poe (Anthony Poshepny) was a clandestine officer in northern Laos who exemplified the rise …

Advice from Angela Davis in the aftermath of the election

<b></b>Some 1,600 people packed the University of Chicago's Rockefeller Chapel Wednesday evening to hear a lecture by legendary radical feminist and …

University of Chicago

Muhammad Ali: A Life in Pictures

Trainers

A Glimpse into a Dark Part of America’s History

A traveling park lover takes his mom into a windy desert landscape to try to imagine what life was like behind the barbed wire fences of a war …

National Parks

Here's what the Japanese think about World War II

Obama will specifically visit Memorial Park, which commemorates the event; he will be the first sitting American president to do so, although he does not plan to offer any sort of apology.<p>The bombing of Hiroshima killed around 100,000 people; three days later, tens of thousands more were killed …

Political Science
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Street Photography

Nikon D500 Hands-On Field Test

Simple Photography Tips | Uncommon And Essential Camera Settings

Your first camera can be a daunting thing. So daunting in fact, that even the more experienced amongst us have neglected certain useful, perhaps even</i> …

Photography Tips

This is What Different Light Modifiers Do for Studio Portraits

Starting out in studio portraiture and not sure what light modifier to choose to achieve the photo you want? In the post, we’ll take a look at the …

Wedding Photography

4 Crazy Photography Techniques That You Probably Didn't Know About

When you hear the word “photography” it's usually associated with the process of taking a single picture. For most of the non-photographer world that …

Hubble Space Telescope

7 Things You Really Don't Need For Street Photography

[fancy_box id=3]<b>Free Bonus:</b> If you are looking for that extra little kick to your street shots, then click Here to Grab Our Free Printable …

‘Fauxtographers’ Go Away!

“Fauxtographer” (according to Urban Dictionary): <i>A person that claims to be a good photographer when in reality they just set their camera to</i> …

Shutter Speed

The First Leaked Photo of the iPhone 7 Plus with Dual Cameras?

The iPhone 7 has long been rumored to be the first iPhone to feature a dual rear cameras, following in the footsteps of phones such as the new Huawei …

Mobile Technology

Ep. 72: Are We Too Sensitive or Desensitized in 2016? – and more

Featured: <b>Gravity Backdrops founder Mimi Stojanovic</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a …

Videography

Photo London 2016: Portrait Focus

<i>A portrait! What could be more simple and more complex, more obvious and more profound.</i><p>—Charles Baudelaire<p>After a smashingly successful inaugural edition, the international fair Photo London is back for more. Beautifully situated at the Somerset House on the Thames river, Photo London will offer …

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