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Wales vs Fiji, Rugby World Cup: as it happened

Can injury-hit Wales follow up their win over England with a big victory over Pacific Islanders?

Rugby World Cup: Australia name same team that beat Fiji to take on England

Australia rugby union team,England rugby union team,Rugby World Cup 2015,Rugby World Cup,Rugby union,Sport,Australia sport<p>• Michael Cheika: ‘We’re committed to making all Australians truly proud’<br>• Australia face England at Twickenham on Saturday, 8pm BST/6am AEST<p>Australia have paired the double …

Moldova: Silent Land - Photographs and text by Asa Sjöström | LensCulture

<i>This beautiful photoessay portraying the life of a Moldovian family was selected as a finalist in the</i> <i>LensCulture Exposure Awards 2015</i>. <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 31 of the winners and finalists.</i><p>Moldova is one of poorest countries in Europe and one of the consequences of this fact is felt …

Michael Cheika’s grand designs give Australia options not issues at Rugby World Cup | Dean Ryan

While Australia have rebuilt swiftly and astutely under their new coach, England still seem to be learning on the job, unsure of their best plan<p>There are those who can coach and those who can plan. If you look at the Test careers of guys such as Joe Schmidt and Michael Cheika, whose Australia stand …

This 500px Account Exploded as Soon as He Stopped Aiming for Popular

In January of 2014, photographer <b>Joan Le Jan</b> created a brand new 500px account that he said was just for sharing what he really liked, with no thought …

Photography

A Brief Introduction to Focus Peaking

Everything old is new again. Just look at film photography. While digital clearly has a stranglehold on the imaging world (and with good reason), …

Wallabies Wycliff Palu and Will Skelton ruled out of Rugby World Cup

Australia have suffered a double injury blow at the World Cup, with the No8 Wycliff Palu and lock Will Skelton ruled out of the tournament days before their crunch match against England.<p>Skelton came off the field clutching his arm early in the second half in the Wallabies’ 11-try win over Uruguay …

How To Create The Film Look In Lightroom Without Presets

You’ve probably come across presets for Lightroom that claim to create the film look on your pictures. And while some really do the job, most of the …

GoPro HERO+: A Wallet-Friendly $200 Action Camera with 1080p and Wi-Fi

GoPro just further expanded its action camera lineup after announcing the HERO+ LCD back in June. The new HERO+ is an even more affordable camera …

Videography

The Best Shots from Supermoon Lunar Eclipse 2015

People around the world were treated to a supermoon lunar eclipse last night and early this morning. It’s a sight that won’t appear again for another …

Lunar Eclipse

How the iPhone 6S Camera Compares to All Previous iPhones

One of the big improvements in the new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus are the new camera modules, which now shoot 12-megapixel photos. If you’d like to see …

Mobile Photography

How To Create a Photo Book in Lightroom and Send it to Print

Capturing a collection of photographs and assembling them into a physical photo book can sometimes seem like more trouble than it is worth. Different …

People Just Found Out How Bad Smartphones Are at Photographing the Moon

Most people use their smartphones as their go-to snapshot camera these days, and the impressive image quality of the latest models is great for …

Supermoon

England 23 Wales 28: A brutal end but England must keep faith to ensure Rugby World Cup hopes stay alive

All is not lost for England after a promising effort only spoiled when they sat back in the last 25 minutes, writes Sir Ian McGeechan<p>The recriminations will be severe. There is no getting away from the fact that that was a defeat plucked from the jaws of victory. There will be talk of bad …

South Africa captain Jean de Villiers retires after breaking jaw

South Africa rugby team,Rugby World Cup 2015,Rugby union,Rugby World Cup,Sport<p>• 34-year-old centre suffered injury against Samoa on Saturday<br>• Heyneke Meyer pays tribute to ‘one of greatest Springboks ever’<p>The World Cup has claimed its latest victim, and this one is permanent. Jean de Villiers, the …

Wales' win over England at Rugby World Cup was 'the greatest ever'

Jonathan Davies reveals why victory at Twickenham was best of his lifetime and why England will struggle to recover<p>In my lifetime I have not seen a better Wales win. Maybe when they beat New Zealand in 1953, that was better, but I did not see that.<p>This was an incredible performance given all the …

What do Wales need to do now to qualify from Rugby World Cup Pool of Death?

So that’s the Twickenham fortress conquered, but exactly what needs to happen next in order for Wales to officially book their place in the World Cup …

England call up Nick Easter with Billy Vunipolaruled out of World Cup

England rugby union team,Rugby World Cup 2015,Rugby World Cup,Rugby union,Sport<p>• Vunipola suffered knee ligament strain in defeat by Wales on Saturday<br>• Easter was part of training squad and has played in two previous World Cups<p>Nick Easter has been called up by England to replace Billy Vunipola who …

Rugby World Cup

Battle of the Beards - Federazione Italiana Rugby v Rugby Canada<p>Italy might have run out 23-18 winners in their RWC 2015 Pool D encounter, but who …

Wales lose Scott Williams and Hallam Amos from Rugby World Cup

• James Hook and Gareth Anscombe called up as replacements<br>• Full-back Liam Williams out of Fiji game with concussion<p>If any proof were needed that Wales have changed profoundly in the eight years that Warren Gatland has been in charge, the sober reaction to Saturday’s victory over England at …

England 35 Fiji 11, Rugby World Cup: Stuart Lancaster admits relief at bonus-point win

England turn up the heat on Wales and Australia by taking maximum points<p>Stuart Lancaster, the England head coach, turned up the heat on pool A rivals Australia and Wales after Billy Vunipola secured a four-try bonus point in the last play of the 35-11 victory over Fiji in the World Cup opener at …

Rugby World Cup 2015: Fiji players are switched on to the sounds of Twickenham ahead of opener against England

Fiji coach has primed side for partisan crowd that will 'greet' them on Friday<p>Fiji have been listening to <i>Swing Low, Sweet Chariot</i> over loud-speakers at training to prepare themselves for the atmosphere at Twickenham when they face England in the World Cup opener.<p>In their last match, Fiji played in …

Rugby World Cup 2015: talking points from Wednesday’s matches

1) Japan need some variety in absence of bruisers<p>For the side brimful with invention and accuracy in Brighton this was a frustrating day. Scotland stopped Japan precisely where South Africa had allowed them space to play. There was pressure at the scrummage and even more aggression in the Scottish …

Up close with Canon's impressive new cameras

Autofocus performance seems much improved, too, though it’s hard to say for sure without testing in various lighting conditions. The 24-megapixel APS-C sensor uses the latest iteration of Canon’s on-chip phase detection AF technology as well as giving a bump in resolution.<p>There’s no space for a …

Cameras

Grammy predictions: Who will dominate? Beyonce? Sam Smith? Pharrell? Sia?

Will Beyoncé reign as queen of the Grammys, or will the pop diva be dethroned by newcomer Sam Smith?<p>The AP makes educated guesses at who will dominate music's biggest night Sunday, when Smith, Beyoncé and Pharrell are the top contenders with six nominations apiece.<p>The Grammy Awards will air live on …