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Using Focus Stacking to Shoot Ultra-Sharp Photos of Household Objects

A few months ago, photographer Adam Flor and I embarked on a sweet project. The goal was to shoot items using different colored backgrounds and use …

6 Photographers Asked to Shoot Portraits of 1 Man… With a Twist

Canon recently conducted an interesting experiment on the power of perspective in portrait photography. They enlisted the help of 6 photographers and …

This is How to Respond When People Ask You to Work for Free

Among photographers, the idea of working for “exposure” (i.e.. for free) is a hot button topic. It seems that every other week there's an example of …

Instagram Star Shares His Mobile Photo Editing App Workflow

If you’re curious about what it takes to do well on Instagram, Connor Franta can tell you. He’s one of the biggest stars on the photo sharing …

Moo Business Cards+: Share Your Photos with a Tap

Want a high-tech way to share photos with others? MOO recently launched a new product called Business Cards+ that can help. On the surface, they look …

A pro-grade action camera with no learning curve

GoPro owns the action camera market it invented and the routine emergence of new competitors only seems to make GoPro’s sales go up. Why would anyone try to compete?<p>In creating The People’s Action Camera, Utah-based Vidi did not set out to target GoPro. It is instead aiming for more …

Streetshooting the Olympus OM-DE-M1 By Robin Schimko

An interesting article on Steve Huffs Blog on Robin Schimko uses the Olympus OM-D E-M1 for street photography.<p>Here is the link<p>“The last couple of …

The Olympus Micro 4/3 12-50mm Real Use Lens Review – The misunderstood kit zoom.

Olympus M.Zuiko 12-50mm F3.5-6.3 Review: Macro Shooting at Butterfly Park, KL

<b>Side Note:</b><p>1. This is a <b>user experience based review.</b><p>2. All images were shot in <b>RAW</b> and <b>developed to JPEG in Olympus Viewer 2</b>.<p>3. General camera settings,</b> …

MirrorLessons

Firmware updates have been released today for the E-M1 and E-M10. The E-M1 update improves AF response for Four Thirds lenses, improves C-AF performance for group targeting, and lets you utilize new Olympus Image Share functions such as Remote Release. The E-M10 update provides improvements to functions such as image stabilization. We hope these improvements will provide for an even better OM-D experience.

Once Upon a Time in Olympus-Land - Luminous Landscape

A History Lesson<p>The Four Third format is now ten years old. The last Four Thirds (FT) camera to enter the market was Olympus’ then flagship, the E5, …

Cameras

A perfect travel companion – Olympus OM-D

I am asked so so often about my travels and how I get about and update social media and the blog, but one theme comes up quite a lot… What …

How to Build the Confidence to Photograph People

Portraiture, lifestyle, street, and travel photography – these are some of the genres that feature people as main subject. For some, these are …

Filming and Editing Tech Videos

75 Summer Recipes Everyone Should Know How to Cook

Master these ultimate summer dishes and eat well through September.<p><b>Just because we're not in the mood to fire up the oven</b> to make brisket in the summer doesn't mean we're off the hook when it comes to warm weather meals. Nope, when it comes to summertime, there are <i>definitely</i> some classics that just …

Cooking

10 Web Design Galleries You May Not Know About

This web design gallery has over a thousand featured websites neatly categorized by type and style so that you can smoothly navigate to designs …

Web Design

Stick-On Circuit Could Put Your Phone On Your Finger For Pocket Change

Stand aside wristbands. The latest wave of stick-on circuits could make cheap, flexible electronics mainstream.<p>About a year ago, University of Illinois researcher John Rogers revealed a pretty amazing creation: a circuit that, rather than living on an inflexible board, could stick to and move with …

Nanotech

Psst! Wearable Devices Could Make Big Tech Leaps, Into Your Ear

It's early evening on a Thursday and you're at a networking event, balancing a small plate of appetizers in one hand. Someone comes up to you to say hello. She acts like you've met before, but you can't recall where.<p>"It's Jackie Barnes," she says.<p>"Jackie Barnes," you repeat like you remember. "It's …

Graphene May Be Next Area of Innovation for Apple and Samsung

In a world where mobile devices are becoming thinner and thinner and in some cases being worn on the wrist or other parts of the body, graphene may be the wonder material of the future, with properties that make it stronger than steel, more flexible than rubber and more conductive than most metals. …

Autodesk SketchBook

Sketchbook Pro on the Cintiq Companion Hybrid report

Playlist

RT @KatieTPortraits: Today's #drawing is yesterday's @HuaweiDevice phablet drawing using @SketchBookPro. http://t.co/3T6xDQov4L

RT @clowster: More night drawings. #sketchbookpro http://t.co/AyM3fDEj9t

The Taylor Lautner Workout

New Moon's rising star Taylor Lautner packed on monstrous muscle in a year with this workout—and so can you<p>Taylor Lautner isn't a naturally strong guy, but his career depends on becoming brawny. Between the first and second <i>Twilight</i> films, his character grew into a powerful werewolf. That meant he …

Fitness

Jet Li's Warrior Wisdom

Turns out there's more to life than kicking ass, grasshopper. And Jet Li has whupped enough to know<p>The scene could be from any of his movies. A bellhop holds the hotel door open, and the man in black strides in, slo-mo, dark glasses hiding eyes that scan the dim lobby. He's not tall-5'7'', 5'8'' …

Martial Arts

5 Ways to Create Detail Photos - Digital Photography School

Photography