Alex Brown

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Comparing the Image Quality of Film and Digital

There have been a few film versus digital articles here and there on the interwebs, but seems like very few have approached the subject in a …

WhatSim

There are over 600 million people using WhatsApp. Odds are your friends and family use it. So when you're abroad, why not save yourself typical SIM …

20 Award-Winning Wedding Photographs of 2014

Four times a year, the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographer (or ISPWP) holds a members-only contest to pick out the best wedding photographs of the year. The ISPWP is an organization, created by professional photographers, that brings together the top wedding photographers in …

Weddings

Ways of Seeing: Portrait Series

This combination of 6 images taken between Jan. 24, 2014 and Jan. 27, 2014, shows Afghan refugee children in a slum on<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Muhammed …

The Storytellers Kit - Daniel Schaefer

<b>The Storytellers Kit – Daniel Schaefer</b><br>Daniel Schaefer shares with us his thoughts and experiences on developing the right kit for telling your story. …

Ford goes zero-emissions with a Pedego electric bike

Ford Motor Co., as part of its commitment to putting more lower-emission vehicles on the road, has done a deal with California-based electric bicycle company Pedego.<p>The result: a Ford-branded beach cruiser powered by an electric battery that buys the rider up to 20 miles of pedal-free operation -- …

Electric Bikes

Sony’s New Release Is A Zeiss 16-35mm F4 For The A7 & It’s Flying Off ‘Shelves’

Since Sony dropped the A7 on us a little while back, it and all its variants have entered our consciousness and headlines the photo-world over, and …

The Best Ways to Touch Your Woman's Breasts

You can think of a million things, but these are the ones she'll love<p>Breasts are affectionately referred to as "fun bags" for a reason: They're <i>really freaking fun</i> to play with. They're round! They're perky! They're soft! They're squishy! They're even a bit of a mystery, which is why you need to …

Are you as athletic as a tour pro?

<b>By Ron Kaspriske</b><p>A few years ago, Functional Movement Systems Founder Gray Cook (@graycookpt) put together a physical test for average golfers to see if they had the ability to swing a club like a tour pro. It was a pretty cool article, written by Max Adler (@maxadlergd), and it's worth revisiting. …

2014 Jeep Wrangler Willys

All-American Boy: Silver Star, Purple Heart.<p>Ford and Willys (say “will-is” not “will-eez”) built the original jeeps with which the Greatest Generation liberated Europe and the Pacific. Since 1950, when Willys finally won the right to turn the generic jeep nickname into the trademarked Jeep brand, …

Inside the mind and garage of Jim Glickenhaus

Quality over quantity is what makes Jim's collection the best.<p>James Glickenhaus is the person any one of us would be if we had the means—an enthusiast who takes his car hobby to its zenith. Jim's collection is by no means the biggest, but it's clearly one of the best, and hearing him talk about it …

How he hit that: Seung-Yul Noh's wind-cheating New Orleans iron shots

<b>By Matthew Rudy</b><p>Blustery winds and a final-group pairing with a major champion conspired to take away 22-year-old Seung-Yul Noh's chance to win his first PGA Tour title.<p>But Noh handled the pressure -- and the wind -- like a veteran, firing low darts with his irons in the 30-mph gusts on his way to a …

The Simple Act That Strengthens Your Marriage

Make this move tonight to boost your satisfaction—and maybe get lucky<p>“If you put a penny in a jar every time you make love the first year of marriage, and then you take a penny out of the jar every time you make love in the second year, you know what you have? A jar full of pennies."<p>Fans of <i>Mad Men</i> …

Penn State

Cameraman Loses His $15k Quadcopter in the Amazon Rainforest

I don’t know about you, but I cringe when I lose a lens cap. So I can’t imagine how Christ Newman of CineChopper felt when he lost, not a measly lens …

Ferrari threatening to fine journalists $69,000 for breaking LaFerrari embargo

In automotive journalism, we deal with embargoes on a regular basis. For the uninitiated, these are agreements between publications like <i>Autoblog</i> and manufacturers. While news embargoes (where pubs are provided with information and images and agree to hold until a predetermined date) are fairly …

This in-game Project CARS footage is stunning

Release date is in November, so start thinking of your sick-day excuses.<p>For years, the Gran Turismo series has had the sim-racer market locked down on Playstation, and Forza has done the same with Xbox. No other game developers have dared challenge them. If <i>Project CARS</i> ends up being as good as this …

How A Car-Crazy Entrepreneur Turned A Lifelong Passion Into A Lifetime Career

Elo has loved cars since he was a child and uses his mechanical and design skills to create unique vehicles. His customisations are second to none and clients from across the world seek him out to revitalise their classic vehicles and turn them into 21st-century statement cars. He also owns the …

Here's how six PGA Tour pros practice putting before they go play

<b>By Luke Kerr-Dineen</b><p>HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- An hour spent on the practice putting green watching PGA Tour pros before they go play can teach you a lot.<p>First, think what many amateurs do: most usually throw down a few balls, quickly eye-up that hole 30 feet away and pull the trigger. They do that …

Lighting Techniques: All the Things you can do with One Speedlight

I have encountered many people that think they are very limited because they only had one light (usually it is one speedlight), and I always tell …

Breaking Rumor: Sony to Announce the All New Full-Frame E-Mount A7s in Two Days

It’s been a very interesting 48 hours for rumors, and it may have just reached its climax. According to <i>sonyalpharumors</i>, there is a brand spankin’ new …

Tutorial Shows How to Correct Skin Tones, Colorize Shadows and Add Light Effects

When it comes to nailing the white-balance in a photo, it’s rarely an easy task, especially with portraits. It becomes even more arduous when you’re …

From Prep Work to Post-Processing: An In-Depth Star Photography Tutorial

As a photographer, there is nothing more intriguing to me than the unknown. What’s out there and where will it lead me on my next adventure under the …