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5 Top Landscape Photographers on Getting the Perfect Shot

Every job has its highs and lows. When we see incredible landscape photography we often forget about the 4 a.m. wake up calls after camping in …

Landscape Photography

6 Strong Reasons Why Photographers Should Have A Blog

When it comes to a photographer’s online presence we tend to think of social media platforms like Instagram or Facebook — or YouTube for those who …

Social Media

Reduce NOISE by A LOT in ANY Drone and DSLR Photo

Noise reduction is an essential part of upping the quality of your photos. In this tutorial, Mads Peter Iversen shows how you can greatly reduce or …

Apple Loop: New iPhone Design Confirmed, Goodbye Lightning Port, Apple Faces Awkward iPhone Problems

Taking a look back at another week of news from Cupertino, this week’s Apple Loop includes the latest camera and fast charging technology for the new iPhone X machines, switching from lightning to USB-C, repair issues facing the MacBook Pro and the iPhone 7 family, why the iPhone X is the world’s …

Mobile Technology

How to clean your gross, waxy AirPods

The other day on the metro, I pulled out my AirPods and dropped one on the floor. It bounced over dried and dirty beer stains, and who knows what other filth and bacteria traipsed in on a million passengers’ shoes (and the odd hippie’s bare feet). I gave up on listening to anything on the trip …

A new feature in the next iPhone software is going to shock people — it surprised even Apple's CEO

I've never had a software update cause me to rethink my lifestyle, but the latest version of the iPhone operating system forced me to take a hard look at myself — and my relationship with my iPhone.<p>And when everyone gets access to iOS 12 this fall, it's going to surprise millions of people.<p>Tucked …

Social Media

iOS 11.4 is killing battery life on some iPhones

Apple rolled out iOS 11.4 in late May, finally delivering AirPlay 2 and stereo support for HomePod. If you haven’t already updated, you might want to avoid it for now.<p>Some iPhone users are reporting battery life problems after installing Apple’s latest release. It seems the issue affects everything …

Batteries

Samyang Unveils the 24mm f/2.8 Lens for Sony FE Cameras

Samyang has just announced the Samyang/Rokinon 24mm f/2.8 full frame lens for Sony FE-mount cameras, which follows in the footsteps of the Samyang …

Three Tools Photoshop Does Better Than Lightroom

Since Adobe quietly dropped support for its standalone version of Lightroom, many of us are now subscribing to Adobe’s Photographer’s package. As …

Tutorials

The 10 best new iOS 12 features that Apple didn’t announce at WWDC 2018

Look, we pretty much all knew going into yesterday’s big WWDC 2018 keynote presentation that iOS 12 wasn’t going to be a huge update in terms of new …

Apple Unveils macOS 10.14 Mojave With Dark Mode, All-New Mac App Store

Apple at the WWDC 2018 announced macOS 10.14 Mojave as its newest macOS version. The new platform for MacBook and Mac devices is designed to take the …

watchOS 5 is ready to push Apple Watch into the future

Apple is adding more ways for Apple Watch wearers to stay active and connected with watchOS 5, its biggest software update for its wearable in 2018.<p>Developers got an early preview of watchOS 5 today at WWDC 2018 and it’s packed with UI tweaks and a bevy of new features that make Apple Watch a …

These Fantastic Prime Portrait Lenses Aren't 85mm; You'll Love Them

<i>These portrait lenses are great; and they’re not necessarily an 85mm lens.</i><p>Most photographers seem to reach for 85mm lenses when it comes to their …

Photo Stacking for Night Photography

Hey guys and gals! If you’re reading this, it’s because you want to learn how to take that noisy night photo and make it a cleaner, brighter, and …

A Quick Look at Ilford Delta 3200 vs Kodak TMax P3200

<i>Ilford Delta 3200 vs Kodak TMax P3200 is the film comparison we need right now</i><p>In the analog film world, there are two big high ISO black and white …

Apple introduces iOS 12

Apple announced the next version of iOS at its WWDC developer conference. While iOS 12 won’t be available before the fall, it’s always interesting to get a sneak peek at the next version of iOS.<p>Apple’s senior vice president of Software Engineering Craig Federighi first talked about some numbers. 81 …

iOS

All the important new stuff Apple revealed at WWDC 2018

Apple’s WWDC 2018 keynote lasted nearly 130 minutes and was jam-packed with new software goodies for developers and regular old Apple fanboys.<p>But if you were hoping to see some shiny new hardware unveiled at today’s event, you were in for some big disappointments. Apple is doubling down on its …

iOS 12 Beta Supports Face ID Rescans With Swipe Up Gesture on iPhone X

As more users sign onto the first beta for Apple's iOS 12, new discoveries are quickly being made, with the latest centering upon a simple but highly useful new gesture for iPhone X owners.<p>Currently, when you hold up the iPhone X and Face ID fails, you either have to lower it and raise it again, or …

Apple Announces Major Hardware Updates At The WWDC Of Your Dreams

Today at WWDC, Tim Cook and company announced a whole slate of updates, mostly surrounding iOS 12, Watch OS 5 and MacOS Mojave. The latter getting a dark mode, the former two getting a ton of app updates. My mom was unimpressed. But, if you suspended reality, slipped yourself a tab of acid or …

Apple

How To Get Tack Sharp Images With Lightroom's Sharpening Panel

Sharpening photos is one of the most important steps in any photographers post-processing workflow. No matter how good you are at getting a shot …

Tutorials

iPhone SE 2 will sport a much smaller notch than iPhone X

Yet another iPhone SE 2 leak has surfaced ahead of its official unveiling.<p>A screen protector built for the budget handset corroborates rumors that it will sport an edge-to-edge display with a notch — just like iPhone X. However, that notch won’t be anywhere near as large as it is on Apple’s …

How to Shoot Your Best Milky Way Image

In this video, photographer Saurav Sinha shares how to capture stunning Milky Way images. Astrophotography can be a lot of fun, but it comes with its …

Can Nikon and Canon ever catch up with Sony’s mirrorless cameras?

Canon and Nikon are under pressure. As if they weren't already far enough behind in mirrorless cameras, Sony just launched the A7 III, which I called a "near-perfect all-around camera" in my review. It might come as a relief, then, to die-hard fans of those aforementioned camera companies that both …

Here's how to opt out of the new Instagram feature that lets random users post your pictures to their story

Instagram launched a new feature on Thursday that lets users take photos in their feeds that were posted by others, and add them to their own stories.<p>It's a great opportunity for influencers hoping to get more exposure for their content, and for regular users who enjoy having their pictures …

12 Best Portable Cameras for Travel Photography

When it comes to choosing a main go-to camera, most pros and serious enthusiasts still gravitate to full-frame, pro-caliber DSLRs. But when you’re …

The 5 Best Large Resolution Cameras to Buy in 2018

When it comes to a large resolution camera, you’ll find the very best photos result from having the largest sensor, the most megapixels, excellent …

Top Tips for better Street Photography

Last week Gary Gough headed off to London to spend 2 days shooting Street Photography. During his time in London, he spent the time creating this …

The 5 Best Nikon Full Frame Lenses: Kai Wong’s Picks

Here’s a 16-minute video in which Kai Wong shares his latest list of the 5 best full frame lenses worth investing in if you’re a Nikon DSLR …

2018 MacBook Pro: These Big Upgrades Are Likely

[UPDATE*] This year new MacBook Pros will almost certainly see watershed chip upgrades.<p>Here’s what probable and possible.<p><b>MacBook Pro 13:</b> in case you haven’t noticed the 13-inch laptop world has moved to quad-core. This is the first doubling of Intel mobile cores since the switch from single- to …

Computer Hardware

How This Artist Makes Money Off YouTube Without Brand Sponsorships

Landscape photographer Thomas Heaton says he's successful because of this decision, not in spite of it.<p>12 min read<p><i>In this series,</i> YouTube Icon<i>, Entrepreneur speaks with the individuals behind popular YouTube channels to find out the secrets of their success.</i><p>Thomas Heaton used to spend his days …