Alex Tang

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Intimate Photos Capture Flocks of Dancers at Rest

For his new series, Nir Arieli photographed motionless contemporary dance companies.<p>Visual artists from Degas to Rick Guest have found inspiration in dancers’ forms, and most of the time their work capitalizes on the kinetic heft of graceful bodies. But the works in photographer Nir Arieli’s latest …

Dancing

Solar-plane pilots say trip was also test of human endurance

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — The two Swiss pilots taking turns to fly a solar-powered airplane around the world said Sunday the endeavor is not only a demonstration of the importance of renewable energy but also of the many challenges the human body can endure.<p>Pilot Bertrand Piccard completed a …

Solar Impulse

Two Muslim families entrusted with care of holy Christian site for centuries

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> The key to one of Christianity's holiest sites is held by a Muslim family, and it has been for centuries. This is more than just tradition. It is the very essence of Jerusalem, part of what makes the Old City's cultural and religious history so special.<p>We meet Adeeb Joudeh at the …

Christianity

XF 16mm › THOMAS MENK || PHOTOGRAPHY

6. Oktober 2016 0<p>XF14mmF2.8 R Ver.3.11 Improvement of tracking function of parallax correction in the OVF Firmware Download XF16mmF1.4 R WR Ver.1.01 …

Vietnam

Fujifilm launches the X-M1 in Australia

Fujifilm has revealed local pricing and availability of the X-M1 interchangeable lens camera.<p><b>Fujifilm has revealed local pricing and availability of the X-M1 interchangeable lens camera (ILC).</b><p>Announced in June 2013, the X-M1 is an interchangeable lens camera that carries on the tradition of …

#CameraPorn: How a $50,000 Leica is made

Leica cameras are a funny beast in the world of photography. It’s hard to keep respect for a brand that seems to be more keen to create …

Photography

The new Sigma Quattro is the oddest camera since the last Sigma Quattro

Two years ago at CP+, Sigma unveiled the DP Quattro, a series of cameras with fixed lenses, APS-C sensors and a truly unique body design. This year, the company is using Japan's biggest camera show to introduce the SD Quattro, a pair of mirrorless cameras with Sigma's own lens mount, unusual …

Instagram Quietly Testing Multiple Account Support on Android; Photographers Rejoice

In a move sure to delight photographers everywhere, Instagram has begun testing support for multiple accounts within the app. The ability to post and …

The Gear that I Use: The Fujifilm XT10 review | Henry F. Smith

There are times, when something or someone looks unattractive on first glance, but becomes much more attractive upon making your acquaintance. I …

Photography

Tutorial: How to Set Up a Motion Star Time-lapse Using the Syrp Genie - Mark Gee

Videography

Images From the 2016 Sony World Photography Awards

The 2016 Sony World Photography Awards are now taking entries, and the organizers have been kind enough to share some of their early entries with us, gathered below. Last year’s competition attracted over 173,000 entries from 171 countries. Entries will be accepted until January 5, 2016. All …

Canary Islands

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in the World 2017

Pinpointing all of the most beautiful places in the world could take a lifetime, but we think that these 50 otherworldly landscapes and awe-inspiring natural wonders need to move to the very top of your travel bucket list.<p><i>This piece was originally published in 2015 and has been updated.</i>

How to Overcome a Fear of Flying

<i>National Geographic Traveler</i> editor at large <b>Christopher Elliott</b> is the magazine’s consumer advocate and ombudsman. Over the past 15 years he has helped countless readers fix their trips.<p><b>Here’s his latest advice:</b><p><b>Reader Question:</b> I’ve developed a fear of flying. What should I do?<p><b>My Answer:</b> About one …

British Airways

Here's how spending £15 could save you loads of money in London

Isabelle is deputy features editor at Time Out London. She has a hate-hate relationship with the Northern Line. Follow her on Twitter at @izzyaron

London Public Transport

How to: Stay Healthy on the Road

When I was 18 and went to Paris for the first time, I ended up in the emergency room on the first day. It was my first overseas flight traveling alone and I barely drank any water. After struggling with my oversized suitcases (another rookie mistake) at Charles de Gaulle and pounding the streets …

Charles de Gaulle

National Geographic Travel

Holiday guide to Costa Rica: beaches and adventures, plus hotels and restaurants

This small country is perhaps the best in Latin America for a tropical adventure, thanks to its misty jungles, incredible wildlife, active volcanoes and glorious deserted beaches • Readers’ tips on where to go in Costa Rica<p>The essential itinerary for Costa Rica was defined long ago: Manuel Antonio …

29 photos of daily life on Malaysia's most remote islands, where 'sea gypsies' live miles away from civilization

Earlier this year, French photographer Réhahn took a trip to some of Malaysia's most remote islands in the hopes of documenting the lives of the Bajau, the "sea gypsies" who inhabit the area.<p>Located off the east coast of the Malaysian city of Sabah, the island of Borneo was Réhahn's jumping-off …

Asia Travel

How to Hack Your Body to Live Past 120

A high-profile group of futurists is exploring the possibility of extending human life. How will they do it? Treat the body like a computer.<p>For as …

Singularity

Handy Photo: Tweak Photos to Perfection

Look out Photoshop Touch and Google SnapSeed—there’s another contestant in the ring vying for the title of full-service mobile photo editor. With the release of Adva Soft’s Handy Photo 2.0 for the iPhone, iPad, and Android, mobile photographers just got another reason to shake up their …

APhotoContributor

Honestly, I can’t believe I remembered my password much less my username to log onto my typepad account. It’s been almost two years since I’ve …

Cameras

Kai Very Impressed with the Fujifilm X-T1 in DigitalRev’s Hands-On Review

It seems as though with each passing day the eagerly anticipated and highly touted Fujifilm X-T1 is garnering more and more attention. We’ve already …

A Concise Guide to Choosing a New Lens

en_US<p>article<p>A Concise Guide to Choosing a New Lens<p>https://digital-photography-school.com/concise-guide-choosing-a-new-lens/<p>Digital Photography …

Photography

How to Photograph Sunsets: 10 Tips for the Perfect Shot

We all love capturing sunsets. Not surprisingly, photographs of sunsets (including sunrise, for that matter) constitute a big portion of the …

Nürburgring SMP Racing

Full review of the Leica Noctilux-M 50mm f/0.95 ASPH lens, including specifications, performance charts, overview, sharpness and vignetting tests as well as sample images and links for further research.

<i>Last updated September 19th, 2014</i><p>The Leica description for this lens<p><b>Out-performs the human eye!</b><p>After more than 30 years, Leica breaks its own record …

Cameras

500px Blog

5 Tips for Better Long Exposure Landscape Photography

5 Tips for Better Long Exposure Landscape Photography - learn some things to do and some to avoid when doing long exposures.

Landscape Photography

Your First DSLR - now what?! - Digital Photography School

DSLR Cameras

Fujifilm, Olympus and Panasonic are doomed, according to Credit Suisse analyst

Okay, that headline is slightly dramatized. But the fact of the matter is that Credit Suisse imaging analyst Yu Yoshida paints the picture of a dire …