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Man trolls lawyer on Web, lawyer sues (guess who wins)

Technically Incorrect: A British man posts a scurrilous and bogus review on Google about an American lawyer, for no apparent reason. He is found guilty of libel.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>There's a quaint belief that the Web is such …

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Michal Karcz Photography

The Polish artist Michal Karcz uses wonderfully photographic retouching to divert, change and transform his shots in landscapes from imaginary …

Double Exposure Portraits

The Bulgarian photographer Aneta Ivanova suggests a delicate softness in its clichés using the technique of double exposure. Female bodies and …

15 Beautiful Pictures of Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park is located in The Golden State of California. This national park offers a variety of things to do for the whole family; with …

National Parks

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

Splendid Landscapes Photography

The weekend is about to begin and it's time to check some super splendid photography, just for fun! I thought it would be great to share with you …

Amazing Timelapse Photography of a Fireworks Competition in Vietnam

Since 2008, the Vietnamese city of DaNang has held a springtime international fireworks competition, wherein countries from all around the world …

Quick Astrophotography Primer for First Time Photographers of the Night Sky

If you’ve never attempted to photograph the night sky, be it a constellation or a planet, the idea may seem daunting. You may think that you need a …

Action Photography: The Tips You Should Use

Getting great photographs of the world in motion is a difficult task. More than any other kind of photography, action photography demands …

Landscape Photography

Tips for Better Close-Up and Macro Photography

Close-up or macro photography is just as much technique as it is luck. That’s what makes it fun and unpredictable. It’s an excellent way to test your …

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An Introduction to Photoshop Compositing for Beginners

by Sarah Hipwell What is compositing? Simply, it means to combine two or more images to make a single picture. As a photographer, I’m constantly …

Suspended in Air – Levitation Photography by Diana Lemieux

Diana Lemieux is a creative portrait photographer from Boston, Massachusetts. She’s inspired by imaginative stories and images that are timeless, …

Photography

The Invisible Man Photography Technique

Using art and photography to make a statement is nothing new. But Beijing-based artist Liu Bolin has taken protest art to a (literally) revolutionary …

Photoshop Chimeras: Fantasy Creatures Created by Splicing Photos

Want to have some fun as you’re learning how to use Photoshop for image editing? Try creating a “Photoshop Chimera.” In Greek mythology, the Chimera …

The Beauty of Space Photography: Why and How We Photograph the Void

Astrophotography, especially the type taken by $10 billion telescopes floating around in outer space, is both fascinating and beautiful. The photos …

Extremely Essential Camera Skills by Rob and Lauren Lim

The fastest route to better quality photography isn’t buying a new and expensive camera with all the latest bells and whistles. It’s by mastering the …

A Stack of Photography Links That Just Plain Rock

Join us once again as we enjoy this list of links from Toad Hollow Photography that shares the best tutorials, reviews, special features, …

Landscape Photography

How To Shoot Landscapes Under a Full Moon

This article is about taking photos at night under a full moon or near a full moon. At night, the moon will act as a light source in exactly the same …

Stunning Wide-Angle Shots of the Interior of Sagrada Família Church in Barcelona

The Basílica i Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família or the Basilica and Expiatory Church of the Holy Family, which is more commonly known as the …

10 Fantastic Instagram Users You Should Follow Right Now

While some people still regard Instagram as a hipster gimmick bound to eventually wear out its welcome, most people have come around and found it to …

How to Create a Reflection in Photoshop in 6 Easy Steps

Creating a reflection using Photoshop is one of those things that at first glance looks really hard, but really isn’t, once you break down the steps …

Flickr Now Offering 1 TB of Free Photo Storage

Yahoo’s CEO Marissa Mayer unveils an update to the company’s Flickr photo-sharing site. Among the changes are a redesign with larger images, the …

Photography Tips

Google+ Android App Updated: Improved Photo Experience, Snapseed Integration

Following the Google+ updates last week at Google I/O that overall improved the photo experience for its users, Mountain View-based Google is now …

Irish government seeks emergency power to cut mobile services during G8 summit

The Irish Defence Minister, Alan Shatter, has put forward a law that would give his government the right to cut off mobile services "in a limited area" to prevent a bombing. In particular, he fears that militant groups may attack next month's G8 summit in Northern Ireland to "garner publicity," and …

EU referendum: Tory MP will take forward bill

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/politics/978000/978825_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524614539_96e97606bc964beb3a83e15a4633a48f<p><b>A bill paving the way for a referendum on the UK's EU membership will be introduced by a Conservative MP.</b><p>Eurosceptic James Wharton topped a ballot of …

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Pope Francis urges global leaders to end 'tyranny' of money

Pope Francis has attacked the “dictatorship” of the global financial system and warned that the “cult of money” was making life a misery for millions.<p>He said free-market capitalism had created a “tyranny” and that human beings were being judged purely by their ability to consume goods.<p>Money should …

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François Hollande vows plan to end Europe's 'lethargy'

French President François Hollande has vowed to launch an initiative to end Europe's "lethargy" and promised closer political union within the bloc in two years.<p>"If Europe does not advance it will fall or even be wiped out from the world map... My duty is to bring Europe out of its lethargy," he …

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