Elizabeth Longley

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Plants Know When They're Being Eaten and They Don't Appreciate it

Vegetarians and vegans pay heed, new research shows plants know when they’re being eaten. And they don’t like it. That plants possess an intelligence …

Siblings

Amazing Video Shows 1.5 Million Wildebeest Journeying Across The Serengeti

Will and Matt Burrard-Lucas, brothers and wildlife photographers, managed to capture part of the amazing journey on an expedition to Northern Serengeti, Tanzania. There, they shot footage over the course of five days and melded it into a one-minute time lapse, which was named a finalist in the …

45,000-Year-Old Bone Pinpoints Era of Human-Neanderthal Sex

DNA from an ancient man in Siberia shows how Stone Age people spread into Asia.<p>Unearthed by an ivory carver from a Siberian riverbank, a man's 45,000-year-old thigh bone reveals when people first mated with Neanderthals, an international genetics team reports Wednesday.<p>The Ust'-Ishim man's thigh …

10 Things You Need to Know About Masking in Photoshop

Masking is one of the most important techniques or skills to learn in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we will explain 10 things you need to know about …

Tips for photographing star trails at night

The 30 Greatest Moments In The History Of Cute

These are the moments that defined a generation.

Joshua Tree’s Hypnotically Reflective Desert Shack

<i>Lucid Stead</i> is an architectural installation by artist Phillip K. Smith III that takes an existing structure in the deserts of Joshua Tree, California and revitalizes it with mirrors, LED lights, and custom built technology to accentuate the beauty of the bare landscape. Aptly referred to as an …

Joshua Tree

Stop-Motion Tribute to Steve Jobs Created by a 14-Year-Old and an iPad App

Here’s a bit of inspiration that should help start your Wednesday off on the right foot — whether you’re preparing to stuff your face tomorrow or …

Windsor’s phallus-obsessed bushwacker strikes again: Guerrilla gardener writes ‘penis’ with shrubs http://natpo.st/1iTbS0e

This Is The Cutest Baby Bird You Will Ever See

Period, end of story. There will never be a cuter baby bird than Darth Vader, the button quail.

Try Not To Get Choked Up At The Sight Of Butterflies Kissing Away A Turtle's Tears

Gives new meaning to "butterfly kiss."

How to Photograph Snowflakes—With a Really Cheap Camera

A morning tip for today. And probably tomorrow, too.<p><b>Somehow,</b> Russian photographer Alexey Kljatov, whose Flickr is well worth your time, takes absolutely beautiful of snowflakes, a subject notoriously hard to capture. And he does it with a two-hundred-buck auto-zoom camera. Meaning that, yep, with a …

Photoshop Layer Masks: Refine Mask

Richard Harrington is the CEO of ThinkTAP and the Publisher of Photofocus.He is also the founder of RHED Pixel, a visual communications company based …

Photo Series Captures the Stunning Beauty of Siamese Fighting Fish

A few years ago, Bangkok-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich started selling his work through microstock sites, and so he went in search of …

The 50 greatest animal photobombs of all time

COOPERSTOWN has the Baseball Hall of Fame. Springfield, its Basketball Hall of Fame. And the Internet has…this: the 50 greatest animal photobombs of …

17 Polite Animals That Have Better Manners Than You

Take note, humans, these animals graduated from the school of etiquette.

Photo Nuts and Gear Guide

This new eBook is designed to take the mystery out of ensuring you have the perfect photography gear for your needs: from cameras through to lenses, …

Photography

After Life: a photographic perspective on endangered species

The weather was glorious. But it was with a sense of eagerness that I left the sparkling London streets, removed my sunglasses and stepped into the cool, marble-lined entrance hall of the Royal College of Surgeons in Lincoln’s Inn Field. I had come to see Ming, a giant panda that died in 1944 and …

Star Trail Photography Tips

One of the lessons in the Photography Lab series I teach is a lesson on night photography, specifically shooting the stars. There are two essentials …

Landscape Photography

How to do High-Speed Colored Powder Effects Photography

Seeing as our brains can only process images so quickly, we often find high-speed photography to be very intriguing because it captures something …