Martin Osedo

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Camera Focus

Focus is, in itself, is a fundamental element to photography, and while focusing for still photography is one of the first steps you learned as a new …

Lobster 'as big as a human' found

The 480 million-year-old fossil of a human-sized lobster has been found in Morocco<p>A filter-feeding ''lobster'' as big as a human took the place of whales 480 million years ago, a new fossil find has shown.<p>The two-metre (6.5ft) prehistoric creature, whose remains were unearthed in Morocco, lived at …

Don’t trust your phone, don’t trust your laptop – this is the reality that Snowden has shown us

Edward Snowden,Computing,NSA,The NSA files,GCHQ,Privacy,Mobile phones,Mobile phones,Technology sector,Telecommunications industry,Internet,Technology<p>Edward Snowden’s astute revelations show that no electronic communications device – from hard disks to sim cards – is trustworthy<p>Back in July 2013, a …

Photography Exposure Basics

Exposure is the amount of light collected by the sensor in your camera during a single picture. If the shot is exposed too long the photograph will …

Landscape Photography

The 3 Most Important Camera Settings

This article aims to help beginners understand the correlation of three important factors of digital photography. Aperture, shutter speed, and ISO …

Landscape Photography

Traveling and photography (Part 1)

How and why I create photo stories. <b>This RSS feed only shows excerpts. Please visit the website for the original article as intended:</b> Traveling and …

A Brief Guide to Photographic Acronyms

Sometimes it seems like photography is just one big repository for acronyms. We buy a new lens, it is sold with OS or VR. Our cameras have very high …

How To Build Your Own 3D Stereo Camera

If you ever thought about taking 3D photos or video you are going to love this tutorial. It is based around the oldish Ricoh GX8, but you can adapt …

Remote Controls

how the new Honda NSX was born

They say a year is a long time in show business. Well, it’s even longer in the world of cars. And you know what’s longer than a year? Nine years.<p>Nine …

Auto Shows

Understanding the Exposure Triangle in Photography

<i>Jo Plumridge is a British writer and photographer who specializes in design, travel and comedy pieces. As a photographer, she focuses on portraiture. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been reprinted with permission.</i><p>Even with the advent of digital technology, the …

Shutter Speed

How The Cronut King Is Changing The Way Bakeries Work

Dominique Ansel’s new bakery will specialize in an idea more radical than Cronuts: made-to-order desserts.<p>You probably know Dominique Ansel, one of the world’s best pastry chefs, for creating the Cronut. But his newly announced second shop, Dominique Ansel Kitchen, won’t serve the viral …

22 Tips for Creating Better Photographs When You Don’t Have a Clue

We've all been through this situation. You are in a place with so much going on, with a lot of people and activity. Your camera is in your hand, and …

What is bird flu and why is it in the news again?

What is avian flu?<p>Avian influenza, also known as bird flu, is a contagious viral disease in animals, caused by a virus loosely related to human influenza. Some strains of the disease have been passed to humans but this is very rare, and usually only occurs after very close contact with infected …