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Gallery: Pano Awards showcase the most stunning panoramic photographs of 2017

This year the competition received over 5,000 entries from 71 different countries. The judging panel tasked with sifting through them all comprised …

Photography

Photography Video blog for photographers

Photography can get complicated, but this video is just a few quick hacks to <b>improve your daily photos</b>:<p>Filmmakers and photographers alike, rejoice! …

TIMELESS CAMERAS

I’ve eaten all the cameras out there, yet my GAS has still not been resolved.Does a “timeless” camera truly exist?I’ve seen it all.DARK SKIES OVER …

10+ Of The Most Epic Long Exposure Shots Ever

Usually, we are viewing photos that capture a short moment in time, but these pictures are completely different. The intent of long exposure …

Samsung is making a new Android tablet at the worst possible time

They were once promised as devices to replace our laptops, but that prediction never panned out. Instead, the iPad continues to struggle and Windows 10 relies mostly on hybrid devices instead of traditional tablets.<p>None of that should be news to anyone who watches the industry, of course.<p>Android …

How Color Filters Affect B&W Photos

If you’re new to film photography, chances are that you’ll get into shooting black and white sooner or later because you have been inspired by the …

Landscape Photography

Here’s What Happened When I Tried MNDFL’s Video Meditation Every Day

When my friends and family (and celebs like Emma Watson) first started buzzing about the benefits of meditation, it was mostly thanks to the Headspace app. They told me that since they’d started using the app, they were sleeping better, experiencing less pain and generally feeling calmer in the …

Meditation

Are We Simulated Beings Living in a Simulated Universe?

Is the universe real? Or are all the stars and planets (including Earth and everything and everyone on it) just simulations in some colossal video game? What sounds like a silly question is actually one that some scientists have begun to take seriously.<p>It’s hard to come up with a way to tell for …

Universe

THE MYTHICAL RED AND BLUE CERACHROM BEZEL INSERT

How Rolex achieved the impossible.<p>Some things do not exist for a very simple reason: they are considered impossible to create. That is what was said about two-colour ceramic. No one had managed to discover a way of manufacturing a watch component in high-technology ceramic with bulk colouring in …

Olympus PEN F Review - Retro Cool & Amazing Image Quality

71 Shares<p>The original Olympus PEN F was introduced in 1963. It quickly gained a following thanks to its beautiful, yet simple, design and its small …

How to Color Grade Your Photographs

The colors of your photos are important if you want to achieve the effect you want for your images. This is the reason why a lot of photographers …

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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7 Differences Between Spirituality And Religion

A lot of people mistake Spirituality for Religion or some mysterious, supernatural occurrence. Some even think of it as a sect but this is because of …

Spirituality

Interview: Finding Hope and Healing in Tranquil Forests with David Anthony Hall

At just one week old, English photographer David Anthony Hall was adopted into the family that would see him into adulthood. During that time, he had no contact with his biological parents—it was only later in his life that he would meet them. To fill the void that this absence caused, he formed a …

MIRRORLESS CAMERA REVIEWS

<i>Camera reviews</i> > Lens reviews > Accessory reviews<p>Here you can find all the mirrorless camera reviews concerning compact and interchangeable-lens …

Good Crop Bad Crop - How to Crop Portraits

All images © Gina Milicia 2015 “Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.” ? Pablo Picasso When it comes to knowing what is …

Pablo Picasso

On the murder march with ISIS: Terror expert tells of the slave markets, summary executions and 'morality' police of the jihadi group - who have $2trillion in the bank

• <b>The terror group started off as a version of Al Qaeda but split off by 2011</b>• <b><br>Only came to forefront in 2014 when they took control of three Iraqi …

Winter tyres test 2015/2016: reviews and UK prices

Product group tests 12 Oct, 2015 Our experts pick the best winter tyres ahead of the big freeze in 2015, based on performance and price

Arctic Circle

What do the world's one percent wear on their wrists? - CNN Style

Written by Stephy Chung, CNNHong Kong<p>This week, Hong Kong plays host to Watches and Wonders, an exhibition organized by the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH).<p>Described by the event organizer and FHH Managing Director Fabienne Lupo as "a total immersion experience," the exhibition is less a …

Documenting Child Marriage for Over a Decade—and Still Going

Photographer Stephanie Sinclair has been photographing the issue of child marriage for 13 years. Her work on the topic was featured in the 2011 <i>National Geographic</i> magazine story “Too Young to Wed” (which is also the name of the nonprofit she founded in 2012 that advocates to end the practice). I …

Gender

Up close and personal with the gang members of El Salvador: Inside the prison that is so dangerous even the guards won't go in

• <b>Penas Ciudad Barrios is a prison exclusively housing inmates from the Mara Salvatrucha gang in El Salvador</b>• <b><br>The prison, built for 800, now houses 2,500</b> …

The perfect penis size may be SMALLER than you think

The perfect penis may be SMALLER than you think: Women prefer 'slightly above average' appendages - but are less bothered about size in a long-term …

Celebrity Sightings of the Week

The hyper-realistic images you won’t believe aren't photographs: Artist's incredible portraits are actually pencil DRAWINGS

• <b>Paul Cadden captures everyday images on camera before converting them into stunning black and white drawings</b>• <b><br>He works in graphite pencil and uses</b> …

Boozy Ice Cream Is the Best Ice Cream

Booze and ice cream. Two of humanity’s greatest inventions, so why not combine them? As I discovered on a weekend trip to San Antonio recently, you …

Ice Cream

Beyond Baileys: 10 Cream Liqueurs That Don't Suck

There's a world of cream liqueurs beyond the staple of Baileys and the realm of Irish creams as a whole. That's meant quite literally, as cream liqueurs hail from different countries and regions spanning the globe, inspired by indigenous spirits, fruits and ingredients.<p>Any distilled spirit could …

Artists Transform Coffee Spills Into Masterpieces

Ever splashed yourself with coffee or sat a dripping cup down on a white tablecloth? Then you're well aware of the beverage's staining powers. But where some see a ruined shirt, others have found a canvas.<p>For artist Maria Aristidou, it all started with a latte. "I was working on another commission …

Coffee

Which oils are best to cook with?

<b>Choosing the right oil to cook with is a complicated business, writes Michael Mosley.</b><p>When it comes to fats and oils, we are spoiled for choice. Supermarket shelves are heaving with every conceivable option. But these days it is extremely confusing because there is so much debate about the benefits …

NASA photos of Earth: Comparing the planet 1972 to 2015

The 1972 "Blue Marble" photo of Earth offered a previously unseen view of the world: A single image of the planet lit by the sun. In an instant, the image became iconic.<p>Since that time, many satellite photos of Earth have been taken in different ways and from different views. Usually, because the …

Bruce Rauner