Micah Fischer

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An Eagle Is Perilously Close to Death. What Would You Do?

Whether or not to intervene is a wildlife photographer's dilemma.<p>It was the end of a day of diving off Vancouver, British Columbia, where wildlife photographer and marine biologist Paul Nicklen and his two assistants were conducting an ecological survey. They were heading back to shore in a 16-foot …

Pixel vs. iPhone 7 Plus camera comparison

Mobile Photography

This couple spend their cold winter nights in New Zealand photographing the amazing night sky

There are few things on this earth more appealing to landscape photographers than New Zealand, the Milky Way, and Auroras. So, when I came across the …

New Zealand

How to Create a Home Photography Studio in 6 Easy Steps

If you’re ready to jump into photography as a business but aren’t quite ready to fork over tons of money to rent a studio space, don’t worry! You can …

Best dSLR Cameras for Beginners in 2018

$849.00 at Crutchfield<p>See it<p>CNET's Rating<p>8 Design<br>• 8 Features<br>• 8 Performance<br>• 7 Image qual.<p>The Canon EOS Rebel T7i/800D continues the line's tradition of being the crowd-pleasing choice for family photographers.<p>$949.95 at Crutchfield<p>See it<p>CNET's Rating<p>8 Design<br>• 8 Features<br>• 8 Performance<br>• 8 Image …

Cameras

A Guide to Great Mobile Phone Photography

[Shared by Squidgyboo]<p>As a blogger I’ve been to quite a few blogging conferences and I always make sure to sit in on the SEO and photography …

Smartphone buyers in Samsung’s home country haven’t given up on Galaxy phones

Samsung’s battle to regain the trust of consumers after its Galaxy Note 7 ordeal will be a long and grueling one. There’s no question whatsoever that …

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Good luck buying a 128GB Pixel XL at Verizon tomorrow

Pre-order, pre-order, pre-order. While doing so with video games is basically pointless these days (the chances of a huge AAA title not being readily available at launch are slim), plopping down money in advance for electronics is sadly becoming a necessity. Case in point: If you want a 128GB Pixel …

Facebook now lets you order food and buy movie tickets in-app

Facebook has become as essential a tool for businesses as it is for you and your friends, but now the company is doubling down on getting you to go to or buy from local stores, restaurants and events.<p>First up, the company is making it much easier to poll your friends for suggestions. Now if you …

If You Want To Be More Productive Use These 10 Apps

<i>Apps are more powerful than ever, but it’s hard to know which ones will waste and which ones will save your tim</i>e.<p>1.Pocket lets you save articles to …

Yves Béhar's New Robot Baby Bed Means You Never Have to Touch Your Baby Again

Welcome to the future.<p>From Swiss designer Yves Béhar and Dr. Harvey Karp comes SNOO, a robot baby bed that allows you to sleep soundly while your baby enjoys fast jiggling and gentle womb sounds. Béhar and Karp have clearly never read the Ray Bradbury short story "There Will Come Soft Rains," in …

Pregnancy

The breathtaking winning entries in this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition

National Parks

13 Popular Photography Portfolio Sites Ranked from Best to Most Frustrating

There are tons of portfolio builders out there for you to choose from, from popular options like Photoshelter and SmugMug to lesser-known options …

Web Design
Google Pixel

4 Effective Exercises To Develop Your Photographer's Eye

Having a recognizable style helps you get hired for the right job. So how do you develop your style? The truth is that it’s not that difficult, but …

Microsoft made speech recognition software that's as accurate as humans

Microsoft just made another big advancement in artificial intelligence.<p>Researchers at the company have created speech recognition software that is …

7 settings you should change on the Google Pixel

Google's Pixel phone is a stellar device out of the box, but there's some things you should change to get the most from your new phone.<p>Google's Pixel phones are pretty amazing. From Google Assistant, to an outstanding camera, Google has done a lot of things right with its newest flagship phone.<p>In …

Android News

Google explains the software that makes the Pixel's camera so impressive

The Pixel's review embargo just lifted earlier today, and reviewers have been very impressed with both the speed of the phone's 12.3MP shooter and …

Mobile Photography

The 10 Coolest Gadgets of 2016

So far 2016 has seen a variety of incredible gadgets.<p>From smartphones to projectors and headphones, we have had a lot of cool gadgets over the 9 …

Need a Windows 10 PC in your pocket? Phone-sized Ockel Sirius A might just fit

A Dutch hardware company is working with Microsoft to deliver a completely different Windows 10 device.<p>Dutch hardware developers have launched the …

Gear & Gadgets

5 Photography Terms Every Serious Landscape Photographer Should Know

Landscape photography is all about photographing the beautiful vistas that nature presents to you. It encompasses everything from mountains and …

How Does The Apple Watch Compare To A $10 Knockoff?

We dissected them to find out<p>Premium smartwatches hover around $300-plus. But what do you get compared with cheap knockoffs? iFixit helps us tear down the two to find out.<p>Inside The Apple Watch<p><i>Photo by Brian Klutch</i><p>The Guts Of A U8 Watch:<p><i>Photo by Brian Klutch</i><p>The Verdict<p>When it comes to the …

Smartwatches

Why Wireless Customers Don't Seem to Be Hopping for iPhone 7

The annual release of a new iPhone has often fueled customer defections in the wireless industry as subscribers switch carriers to get a better deal …

Mobile Technology

Reviewed: The Single Most Important Reason to Consider the Google Pixel Phone

The Google Pixel smartphone is the greatest challenge to iPhone dominance yet. Plus, it comes with free support.<p>This will be an unusual review for me.<p>I don't normally write about this topic, and it's one that is usually ignored when it comes to the gadgets we use, but it's an important issue.<p>I'm …

Gear & Gadgets

How the Pixel's software helped make Google's best camera yet

Why Google thinks computational photography is the future<p>The verdict is in on Google's impressive new Pixel and Pixel XL phones, and one of the bright spots is the camera. We have an in-depth comparison between the Pixel, the Galaxy S7 Edge, and the iPhone 7 available for your perusal here, and in …

Mobile Photography

Two More Days To Take Advantage of This Insane Photo Education Deal

Back on Friday we mentioned the launch of The Complete Photography Bundle, an insane – limited time – deal where you can get your hands on over $2500 …

Tutorials