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Android 5.0.1 Lollipop is coming to the NVIDIA Shield Tablet

When it comes to the Shield Tablet, NVIDIA has done a great job at providing timely software updates thus far. Just a few weeks after Android 5.0 Lollipop was announced, NVIDIA was one of the first to roll the update out to their devices. It looks like the company would like to uphold their …

Android News

nexpaq Modular Smartphone Case Launches On Kickstarter (video)

It’s common knowledge that Google is currently developing a modular smartphone under the guise of Project Ara, but why have a modular smartphone when …

Gear & Gadgets

Got an iPad and this app? You’ve got a second Mac screen

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Credit: via Duet Display<p>Ever since the iPad first came out, people have wanted to use their Apple tablets as a second …

Fujifilm X-E1 vs. X-E2

First off let me start by saying that I’m trying to be as tech free and camera neutral as possible since I think it’s the process of <b>seeing</b> light that …

Cameras

A Vintage Alternative With Fuji X-E1:

<i>Note from Admin: Today, we have a fantastic guest post written by Meng Yeap who is a passionate photographer and X Series user! He writes about using</i> …

Google brings your photos and files together by adding Google+ Photos to Google Drive

Google is now making organizing your photos and files even easier by showing your Google+ Photos in Google Drive. Over the course of the next few …

Expocentre by Zaha Hadid

Closely located to the Moscow International Business Center (MIBC), the largest investment and construction project in Russia, and Europe as a whole, …

The Roly-poly Pod

Designed specifically for use in airports, the Slater lounge applies the best of biomimicry to create a personal, relaxing and private sanctuary …

Retro-Futuristic Rover

The Mercedes-Benz Capsule concept attempts to balance classic and futuristic styles in an otherworldly, all-electric rover built for the road. The …

Sky Whale

The latest from aviation enthusiast Oscar Viñals, the AWWA “Sky Whale” concept aircraft explores the use of hybrid engine technology and active …

Apple OS X Mavericks updates pirated iWork and Aperture apps - on purpose

Pirated versions of productivity suite and £55/$80 photography application get free upgrades because 'we like to believe our users are honest'<p>Apple is upgrading pirated copies of its iWork app suite and £55 Aperture photography app for free with its OS X "Mavericks" release. But it says it's not a …

Easiest way to migrate an iPhoto / Aperture album to another library

Fuji and Panasonic’s New Organic Sensor Boasts Insane 29.2 Stop Dynamic Range

Fujifilm and Panasonic have joined forces and created an image sensor that blows everything currently on the market completely out of the water. By …

When Night Rises: Fuji X-E1 with 35mm 1.4

Fuji X-E1 with 35mm f1.4 at s 1/8sec, f2.0, ISO 800<p>A few random twilight and night shots captured with the Fuji X-E1, the Fujifilm 35mm f1.4 and 18mm …

PhotoExif Helps You Record EXIF Data for Film Photos On the Go

One of the advantages of digital photography is having information about how each photo was shot embedded within the photograph’s file itself. This …

Useful Photography Tip #52: How Aperture Affects Your Flash Exposure

Your flash and your lens’s aperture are directly correlated. First off, know that your shutter speed generally controls the ambient light in an …

Strobists delight: the leaf shutter advantage of the Fuji X100s

Lina holding my Quantum flash with Softbox, custom braket and the X100s<p>The innovative 4 bladed leaf shutter in the Fujifilm x100s has two major …

Cameras

Understanding & Using Ansel Adam's Zone System

The Zone System is a technique that was formulated by Ansel Adams and Fred Archer back in the 1930's. It is an approach to a standardized way of …

The Difference Between Incident and Spot Meters

Hand-held light meters may seem like old technology compared to our modern-day DSLRs, but they are still widely used by many photographers and most …

Photography Tips

The Fujinon XF 14mm review - the best Leica lens Fuji ever built ;)

I have spent a few weeks with the new Fuji XF 14mm f2.8 R lens. I had heard good things about it, yet it was not love at first sight for me.<p>Testing …

Focusing Basics | Aperture and Depth of Field

1<p>Depth of Field<p>Depth of Field (DOF) is the front-to-back zone of a photograph in which the image is razor sharp.<p>As soon as an object (person, thing) …

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White Balance | Understanding White Balance in Digital Photography

4<p>Preset White Balance Settings<p><b>Auto</b> – The Auto setting helps in adjusting the white balance automatically according to the different lighting …

ISO Sensitivity | Learn How ISO Sensitivity Works

1<p>ISO is actually an acronym, which stands for International Standards Organization, and the ISO rating along with the shutter speed and aperture …

Why Auto White Balance Isn't Your Friend

I know the title for this article is very strong, but in all honesty, I am not fan of automatic white balance. Though, it seems convenient and the …

Make Your Photo Subject Really Stand Out

Great photography subjects are all around us. You don’t have to go far to find interesting people, flowers, or wildlife. The real test is to use your …

Landscape Photography

Sharpen Your Images With Some Useful Photoshop Techniques

Sharpening your images is a bit of a science and there are quite a few aspects that need to be considered. You can sharpen for printing, for web …

How to Create Slideshows, Web Pages and Books With Apple Aperture

As well as being very powerful image management tools, both Apple’s Aperture and Adobe’s Lightroom also have a selection of very useful output tools. …