Matthew Paresky

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Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

Photography Tutorials

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “What aperture is best for landscape photography?” is often asked in various online forums. While there isn’t one “correct” aperture, …

Landscape Photography

See the winning images in the International Landscape Photographer of the Year awards

The gorgeous wilds of Patagonia and New Zealand are captured in the winning images of the International Landscape Photographer of the Year competition.<p>Chosen from more than 3500 entries by over 850 photographers, the winner of international competition is Maxe Rive from the Netherlands. His …

Landscape Photography

8 of the Coolest Ways to Enhance Your Event

These event tech innovations will both lighten your load and ensure your event is full of happy campers.<p>From the smallest startup to the largest corporation, any company can provide the powerful experience of a live event. It's a way to connect with your audience, and with 55 percent of event …

Chatbots

How to Photograph the Northern Lights

The northern lights, also called the aurora borealis, are some of the most breathtaking natural displays in the world, offering views of shimmery …

How to Take Great City Photos at Night

Intimidated by nighttime photography? Here’s an inspiring 11-minute video from photographer Peter McKinnon on how you can take better photos of …

5 Reasons to Shoot in Raw Instead of JPEG

If you’re just getting started in digital photography, you may be wondering about the choice between shooting JPEG files and shooting in raw. Here’s …

The Benefits of RAW Image Quality

No two photographers see things exactly the same. Some people choose to capture what’s going on around them. Others bring their ideas alive in front …

3 Fun Activities To Spark Your Creativity When You Run Out Of Ideas

Some days you’re jumping out of your skin to write. The ideas flow. You can’t get them on paper fast enough.<p>Of course, there are other days where you …

How to access Mac’s hidden photo-editing app

Whether you know it or not, if you own a Mac, you also own a surprisingly powerful editing tool—and it’s hiding in plain site.<p>Not everyone needs …

The Research Is Clear: Long Hours Backfire for People and for Companies

Andrew Nguyen/HBR STAFF<p>Managers want employees to put in long days, respond to their emails at all hours, and willingly donate their off-hours — nights, weekends, vacation — without complaining. The underlings in this equation have little control; overwork cascades from the top of the …

A CNC-Milled Coffee Table, a DIY Modular Concrete Kitchen Backsplash, a Homemade Lumber Mill, Display Cases & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>DIY Concrete Backsplash and Dish Rack</b><p>Wow! Ben Uyeda uses Legos to cast a modular concrete backsplash/dish rack …

Woodworking

Use a White Balloon as a DIY Flash Diffuser When Shooting Portraits

Shooting photos using your camera’s built-in flash can lead to harshly lit, unflattering photos, but if you’re in a dark space you need something to …

Essential Lenses Of The Pros

<b>Everyone has one.</b> It’s the lens you never leave at home. No matter what, this is the one you have in your bag, and more often than not, it’s the one …

Cameras