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How the Depth of Field Preview Button on a DSLR Works

DSLR cameras often have a little depth of field preview button beside the lens mount. This 3-minute video by ZY Productions revisits the basics of a …

Modular Synthesizer Film I Dream Of Wires to be Released at the End of the Month

Independent documentary <i>I Dream Of Wires</i> traces the history, demise, and eventually rebirth of one of the most influential machines in electronic …

Spice Up Your Photos With These 9 Simple Tricks

Whether you’re just starting out as a photographer or you’ve been doing it for many years, there is always room to learn and grow. What’s more, there …

The US Will Cede Control of the Internet for the First Time

Globalization has made it impossible for the US to maintain its oversight of internet governance organization ICANN.<p>In the coming weeks, the organization charged with maintaining the internet's infrastructure will unveil a plan to surrender the US government's oversight, marking a symbolic step …

Art History Books You Must Read

The Books that Shaped Art History: From Gombrich and Greenberg to Alpers and Krauss<p>This pioneering volume is a concise and brilliant study of the …

Art

Italian Renaissance Learning Resources

A freely available resource, this site features eight units, each of which explores a different theme in Italian Renaissance art:<p>Researchers and …

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5 Excellent Books on Cinematography and Lighting

The internet is abound with thousands of videos and articles on cinematography and lighting, but it is an impossible landscape to traverse if you’re …

Magic Lantern increases Canon EOS 5D Mark III dynamic range

Magic Lantern has long been a fan favourite to “unleash” the features of Canon cameras we wish they had. Lately this has included pushing what we can …

Cameras

Canon to Offer Global Shutter for 2.5k Video on an Upcoming DSLR? [CR1]

We heard rumour that some folk in the video world are selling off gear in anticipation of a global shutter capable of 2.5k video being made available …

Lytro Immerge Is the Professional Virtual Reality Camera System of the Future

Lytro, the company known for its innovative light field cameras, is expanding into the growing world of virtual reality.<p>In a press release today, …

Indie Sci-Fi Gets Its Own Online Channel: Recursor.TV

Independent science fiction movies and series are available in spades on a new website called Recursor.TV.<p>The sci-fi platform (which you can find at …

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Intel announces Falcon 8+ drone with a top speed of 35 mph (and an awesome controller)

Intel continues its assault on the unmanned aerial drone industry this week with the introduction of the Falcon 8+ for North American markets.<p>The …

My new robot friend Kobi loves to mow the lawn and plow snow

Kobi is a modular robot that’s basically a Roomba for snow and leaves. It’ll mulch grass and leaves, throw snow into a dedicated area, and mow the lawn. You have to define its physical boundaries through its app and where to dump the leaves and snow, but after that, the company says Kobi apparently …

Weather

Take better pictures of the night sky by strapping a minifridge to your camera

If you’re doing any serious astrophotography, a long exposure time is critical to get good, bright images of the night sky. But taking shots with an exposure for minutes at a time with a DSLR leads to the sensor heating up, which can add digital noise to your pictures.<p>The solution to excess heat, …

Apple poaches top talent from iPhone 7 GPU chipmaker

Apple is siphoning talent from one of its key partners, Imagination Technologies, which makes the graphics chip for the iPhone 7.<p>The British chipmaker was rumored to be in acquisition talks with Apple earlier this year. Apple told the press it wasn’t interested in buying Imagination Technologies, …

IPhone 7