Michael J. Rapp

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Doctor Strange writer reveals how long he was in the Dark Dimension

Doctor Strange is arguably one of the most powerful superheroes currently in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.<p>Not only does Doctor Strange hold the Eye …

Captain America's Time-Travel Adventure Has Come to a Heartbreaking End

Steve Rogers has been having a hell of a time lately. His comeback tour of America in the wake of <i>Secret Empire</i> has been on hold recently due to an …

Lights announces ‘Skin&Earth’ comic series will be published as book - News - Alternative Press

<i>[Photo by: Matt Barnes]</i><p>A Lights book is coming to stores!<p>The project is a collection of all six issues from the first volume of singer's <i>Skin&Earth</i> …

Fights With Tights: 15 Actors Who Were Super Uncomfortable In Their Superhero Suits

There’s a reason legions of comic book fans come out to the movies to see their beloved heroes on the big screen, as opposed to staying in and …

How Autism Risk Gene May Keep Brain From Calming Down

A major risk gene for autism is also implicated in epilepsy. In fact, around one-third of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) have epilepsy. …

Disability makes justice even harder for victims of sexual abuse: Report

Women with physical disabilities may find it more difficult to escape violence

Employees with autism: How they can be an asset to any company

Robert Eric Martin sees his autism as an asset in his job as a software tester. With his impeccable attention to detail and drive to work, he’s …

Pacifica Police Department Launches Special Needs Registry

Parents and care providers are being encouraged to enroll Pacifica residents of any age suffering from a disability.<p>PACIFICA, CA -- The Pacifica …

Jake Gyllenhaal Says He Won't Play Matt Reeves' Batman

Jake Gyllenhaal has shot down a rumour he will be replacing Ben Affleck as the caped crusader.<p>During an interview with China News Asia, Gyllenhaal …

Syfy’s The Expanse is back: here’s what you need to know to get caught up

War comes to the solar system<p>Tonight, Syfy will begin the third season of <i>The Expanse</i>, its science fiction series based on the book series by James S.A. Corey. The novels debuted in 2011, and the television adaptation, which followed in 2015, has become one of the most timely and politically …

The Amazing Donnie Yen Has Joined Disney's Mulan

Legendary Chinese actor Donnie Yen is joining the cast of Disney’s upcoming live-action retelling of <i>Mulan</i>.<p>Based on the 1998 animated film of the same …

The 7 Best Cameras and Lenses for Hiking and Backpacking

lthough no camera can perfectly recreate the beauty of the backcountry, some do a much job than others. Once upon a time, using professional-caliber …

8 Great Street Photography Tips on How to Frame and Compose Images in the City (VIDEO)

If you want to shoot street photography but don’t know quite where to begin, here’s a great tutorial from our friends at COOPH on how to capture your …

Best Scuba Diving Cameras

Take your diving to the next level by capturing every thrilling moment of your dive with one of the underwater cameras featured here, perfect for …

Lumix LX100 Review for Street Photography

Selfie with Lumix LX100 and GoPro mounted. Osaka, 2018My RICOH GR II died a few days ago, and I’ve been shooting with the Lumix LX100 for the last …

Top 10 Compact Cameras for Travelers

<b>BEST COMPACT CAMERAS</b> Nat Geo Travel asked Tom O’Brien, photo engineer for National Geographic Magazine, to share his top picks for must-have compact …

This upcoming adapter will let you use your favorite camera lens w/ an iPhone

Getting that perfect shot with your smartphone has become immensely easier over the years as Apple, Google and other manufacturers have placed more emphasis on photo-capturing capabilities. Accessory makers have bolstered iPhone and Android phone cameras as well, with a variety of clip on lenses …

First Hellboy Movie Banner Teases the Blood Queen

An official banner for the 2019 <i>Hellboy</i> reboot has popped up in Los Angeles featuring a look at The Blood Queen.Milla Jovovich, the actor who will …

Deadpool's movie costume apparently off-limits in Marvel Comics, even for meta jokes

At times, it seems like nothing can keep Deadpool away from a good joke, but apparently a team full of Marvel and Hollywood lawyers can do the …

X-Men: Blue unveils new team led by Magneto's daughter, Wolverine's sons

The endless parade of X-Men groups over the years may have left some jaded about the team-ups of mutantkind in the comic world. But none have the …

Photos of a Starry Lightsaber Duel in the World’s Largest Salt Flat

Here’s a light-painting photo shoot that Star Wars fans may appreciate: photographer Dominic Chiu visited the world’s largest salt flat and shot a …

For that lopsided look, add an SLR lens to a smartphone with this accessory

Smartphone lenses expand the usual fixed-zoom built-in lens to cover more views — but what about turning those SLR or mirrorless lenses you already …

This Photographer Re-creates Ghostbusters and Back to the Future in Miniature

Growing up, Felix Hernandez spent countless hours alone in his room, staging scenes with his extensive toy collection. Today, the Cancún-based …

I learned through my son's autism diagnosis when it comes to sex, we all have special needs

So, how did this sick scenario come about? Well, years of endless rejection by girls meant that my son's self-esteem was limbo-low. Since puberty …

10 Reasons Why I Shoot With One Camera and One Lens

Dear friend,I want to share with you why I only shoot with one camera, and one lens:Why write this?This morning — I was going to write an article on …

More Free Xbox One And Xbox 360 Games Now Available

It's February 16, which means Xbox Live Gold members can now pick up more free games.<p>As part of the Games With Gold program, the racing game Project Cars is now free on Xbox One, while the licensed action game Star Wars: The Force Unleashed is a freebie for Xbox 360. Note that The Force Unleashed …

Jailhouse Wreck: A Photographer’s Project Documents a Prison’s Decay

Proximity was a factor: corporate and advertising photographer Robert Rathe lives about 10 miles from the long-closed Lorton Correctional Complex in …

7 tricks and tips to let you get the most out of your smartphone photography

I use my phone’s camera far more than I would have ever expected a few years ago. Sure, they never really compete with large sensor cameras and …

The fine art of defacing landmarks: from ‘Hollyweed’ to Wellington’s cone

As residents of Hollywood know only too well, a famous landmark is a magnet for pranksters. But which other sites have fallen victim to their attentions?<p>From Hollywood to Hollyweed, residents of Los Angeles’s most famous neighbourhood woke up on New Year’s Day to find a prankster had scaled the …

Here's a First Look at 'Stranger Things' Season 2 Super Bowl Ad

Something's strange in the neighborhood!<p>The first teaser trailer for Netflix's supernatural hit drama "Stranger Things" will air during the Super Bowl this Sunday. We aren't expecting to see a whole lot of footage, but Entertainment Weekly has a sneak peek photo that is definitely something to get …

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