Albert Moreno

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Vietnam's lost children in labyrinth of slave labour

<b>Last year, three teenage boys jumped out of a third-floor window in Ho Chi Minh City and ran as fast as they could until they found help. It was one in the morning and they did not know where they were going.</b><p>"I was really scared someone would catch us," recalled Hieu, 18.<p>Hieu, who did not want to …

Ho Chi Minh City

Farm to Fork Across America: Quality U.S. Grown Food IS Our Homeland Security

<b>Co-authored by Lee Glenn</b><p>Winding my way from Reno, down some of the most scenic highways in California, redwood, pine and fir greened the way to Heaven and Earth Farm as I traveled to meet legendary farmer, teacher and soil scientist Amigo Bob Cantisano. A ninth generation Californian, he bears the …

Agriculture

7 Ways To Create Authentic & Powerful Portraits

by Steven McConnell Do you remember the time you were learning to drive a car? If you’re like most people, it began as a purely technical, logical …

Digital Photography

Architectural Photographer Abseils from Skyscrapers to Capture Unique Perspectives

For architectural photographer Carlos Ayesta, dangling from skyscrapers hundreds of feet above urban cityscapes is all in a day’s work. Ayesta shoots …

National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2013 - in pictures

Here are the winners chosen from the thousands of entries submitted to the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2013 with captions by the photographers themselves. All the winning images will appear in the Dec 2013 - Jan 2014 issue of National Geographic Traveler magazine. You can view a …

Simulate Virtual Lighting Setups for Less with the New set.a.light 3D BASIC

Back in May, we shared a useful and interesting program called set.a.light 3D STUDIO. The software allowed users to test out lighting setups …

Lenses and Seeing

The lens is the ‘eye’ of the camera. The selected focal length and aperture determine the look of the photo. The lens you are using may also have …

Rumor: Sony to Launch a Revolutionary Lens with a Built-In Sensor

Crazy rumor brewing in the camera world today: Sony is reportedly building a camera lens with a built-in sensor — a lens that could be paired with a …

Amazing Close-Up Photo of a Waterspout Rising Into the Clouds

Check out this incredible photograph of a waterspout, a type of tornado that forms over a body of water. That’s a huge column of condensation rising …

New Webinar! From Camera to Delivery: Streamlining Your Digital Workflow

Professional photographers spend years streamlining their digital workflow and finding the best systems to make their lives – and their clients’ …

Award-Winning Photographer's Photos of Enormous Clouds Capable of Producing Tornadoes and Hailstones

Award-winning photographer Camille Seaman has made quite a reputation for herself with the spectacular images of the polar region in her amazing …

How to Do Black-and-White Conversions From RAW Files

Black-and-white conversions from color pictures are easy–just convert to greyscale in the photo editing software of your choice, and you’re there. …

One-of-a-Kind Lens Bracelets Made from Vintage Aperture and Focus Rings

Stefaan duPont and his girlfriend set out to travel the world for a year in March 2012, taking their cameras with them and leaving their careers as …

6 Accessories to help you Improve your Landscape Photography

At the most basic level, all that you need to take landscape photographs is a camera and a location. One of the reasons that landscape photography is …

Introduction to Puppet Warp in Photoshop

By Frank Wang One of the most powerful retouching tools in Photoshop is a relatively new feature called Puppet Warp. Introduced in Photoshop CS5, it …

Tutorials

Clever Customization Turns Thumbnail Galleries Into Beautiful Image Montages

Web developer and photographer Nicholas Sherlock came up with a pretty cool customization recently. Inspired by Flickr’s image montage layout that …

Android 4.3 coming in July, spied on Galaxy S4 Google Edition

The next major update to Google's mobile operating system is coming soon, it appears, after screenshots of Android 4.3 running on a Samsung Galaxy S4 …

Man creates 'invisible headphones' by implanting magnets into his ears

A man has implanted magnets into his ears to use as invisible headphones in a remarkable example of DIY transhumanism.<p>Rich Lee, a self-described …

The Next $100 Billion Technology Market?

Just as we are getting our arms around terms like B2B and BYOD, the latest technology acronym emerges — M2M. And this one is big and getting bigger fast. For many of us, M2M (machine-to-machine) is a new concept, but you might be surprised to learn that it is already a $24B market and predicted to …

Photography 101: An Essential Photography Infographic for the Beginner

The folks over at Accredited Online Colleges contacted us and shared this infographic with us. If you’re just getting into photography, we strongly …

4 Essential Ingredients for Great Landscape Photographs

When you are out in the field and you’re not sure if your the image you are making is any good, go through this quick mental checklist to see if your …

How to Capture Authentic Emotion in Portrait Photography

If you shoot portraits on a regular basis, I’m sure you have an informal checklist of sorts that you consult — at least mentally — both before and …

Photography

How I Transitioned from Being a Hobbyist to Being a Pro Photographer

The transition from being a “hobbyist” to being a “professional” photographer was slow and seemed to creep up on me. I’ve been professional now for 6 …

Push-To-Post: An Automated Wireless Photography Workflow

Photo by Jaren Wilkey/BYU<p><i>Jaren Wilkey is the Manager of Brigham Young University’s Photography office. He works full-time shooting BYU’s athletics,</i> …

Best Canon Lenses for Landscape and Wildlife Photography

I’ve been a wildlife and travel photographer using Canon equipment for about 25 years now. Through the decades, I have used almost all of Canon’s …

Cameras

Historic Processes / Contemporary Visions

©Barbara Ciurej and Lindsay Lochman <br>Unique Cyanotype over archival pigment print<p>As part of our Photolucida celebration, I am sharing a new exhibition …

5 Ideas to Kick Start Your Photography Again

Last week I was speaking with an amateur photographer who told me that he’s been struggling for photographic inspiration and ideas lately. He …

A Mathematical Look at Focal Length and Crop Factor

I’m hoping this post can explain a lot of the confusion beginning photographers have about focal length and crop factors. Some understanding of basic …