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U2 celebrate Jo Cox on Joshua Tree tour

<b>Rock band U2 paid an emotional tribute to murdered MP Jo Cox as they brought their Joshua Tree tour to the UK.</b><p>Bono, who worked with the MP on the Make Poverty History campaign, dedicated Ultraviolet (Light My Way) to her memory.<p>"She lived her life championing the lives of others," he told the …

Social services abuse claims were 'never' reported, tape reveals

<b>A clergyman responsible for a county's social services in the 1970s and 80s "never once" reported staff to police, he said.</b><p>In the newly discovered interview, recorded in 2006, the Reverend Nicolas Stacey said children could be "manipulative" and make false claims, in the 2006 tape.<p>Initially …

The eco guide to the repair economy

Taking possessions to be repaired – bicycles, clothes, shoes, anything – instead of throwing them out and replacing them is green gold<p>An unassuming repair shop might not look like a major disruptive force. But extending the lifespan of your possessions by getting them fixed is one of the most …

Selva Queen Natalia: bike preview | Martin Love

Strong, durable and eye catching, this stunning teak-framed bike from Italian builder Selva will guarantee you go with the grain<p>It seems counterintuitive to build a bike with wood. Won’t it just snap? Or catch fire? But if you accept that you want a frame that’s light, strong and durable with …

Manchester attack: Hate crime 'doubles' after incident

<b>A bomb threat, racist taunts and graffiti are among a significant rise in hate crimes reported to Greater Manchester Police following Monday's attack, the BBC can reveal.</b><p>The force said the number of such reports had doubled to 56 on Wednesday, from the 28 reported on Monday.<p>Chief Constable Ian …

Manchester attack: Paramedic opens up about 'harrowing night'

Manchester Bombing

Manchester Attack: Eilidh MacLeod's family pays tribute

<b>The parents of Eilidh MacLeod, who died in the Manchester bombing, have said they are "at a loss without her".</b><p>In an emotional tribute to the 14-year-old from Barra, her father Roddy and mother Marion said she was "beautiful, popular and talented".<p>Eilidh was among 22 people killed by a suicide …

15 Inspiring Places Travel Photographers Should Visit

Travel photographers seem to be going crazy for far-flung locations on Instagram. If you follow a bunch of them, you are bound to come across …

Fine Tuning Your Autofocus: Making Your Camera Simply Work Better

Autofocusing with cameras is one of the biggest features that are always kept in mind when someone makes a purchase. Unfortunately though, not …

Cameras

Gaining Confidence With Street Photography By Using the LCD Screen

Some of the most experienced street photographers wouldn’t dare not look through a viewfinder and let someone know that they’re in the act of …

10 most common DSLR mistakes amateurs make and how to avoid them

Digital single-lens reflex cameras – or DSLRs, as they are widely known – are capable of adapting to any shooting conditions to get a good image, and …

Polarizer Pitfalls And Quick Tips

The polarizer is one of the most relied-upon photo filters. Its capabilities surpass what can be replicated in the digital darkroom. Its most common …

5 Tips to Get You Started With Macro Photography

I just made a video this Tuesday on 5 tips to get you started with Macro Photography. I thought to myself, “<i>S</i><i>ome people would rather read about these</i> …

Dave Hendley, photographer of reggae albums – obituary

Dave Hendley, the photographer, who has died of cancer aged 63, was responsible for some of the greatest reggae album covers of all time.<p>Best-known for the evocative portraits he shot in Jamaica during the late 1970s, Hendley’s work for various British publications addressed a range of subjects, …

Dear Adobe, Please buy Flickr

Flickr is far from perfect, but it is also the largest, oldest and most extensive service for serious photographers. At a time when the center of …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

I found a secondhand telescope, now what?

It's amazing what you can find on the streets of San Francisco. No, the actual city streets, not the '70s cop drama starring Michael Douglas. I recently came across a scavenger's treasure in the city's Sunset neighborhood: a fully operational Meade NG-70 Altazimuth Refractor Telescope. It was just …

Telescopes

How did a former Italian art thief end up dead in a London canal?

When a body was found tied to a shopping trolley, rumour ran rife. Mystery surrounds the mysterious death of Sebastiano Magnanini<p>Regent’s Canal, in which the dead body of an Italian carpenter named Sebastiano Magnanini was found bound to a shopping trolley two weeks ago, is by turns a beautiful and …

The very late Leica M Typ 240 review

I purchased a Leica M Typ 240 new on the 18th of October, 2013. This review, or rather – user experience of this camera will be based on almost two …

Leica M or M Monochrome, the cruel dilemma…. and decision time!

<b>The dilemma</b>:Equipped of a M9 since few month, I started a reflection to choose his successor, the M Monochrome or the M? We must choose so I propose …

Hanging With The Girl-Kings Of One Of The World's Only Matriarchies

Mawlynnong isn't like the rest of India, or the rest of the world for that matter. Tucked into the jungle of the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya, on the border of Bangladesh, the village is home to the indigenous Khasi people. Theirs is a matrilineal society, where women inherit land, children …

Daily Inspiration #1958

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Limerick's medical school: architecture with a scalpel

Legs sliced off and torsos flayed open, a line of plastic bodies looks out from the double-height windows of the University of Limerick's new medical school, their colourful guts exposed for all to see. If only they could enjoy the fine view across the square below, and the strong morning sunlight …