Atul Bhalla

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African art capital: Cape Town transformed

Table Mountain, white-sand beaches, rich history and cosmopolitan culture and cuisine have long lured people to visit Cape Town, but today the Mother City's African art scene is proving to have pulling power.<p>And it's not just the new Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa – the continent's largest …

These Backlit, Macro Photos of Leaves Look Like Lava Landscapes

Turkish macro photographer Can Tunçer recently turned his camera onto ordinary leaves in order to study the details of nature. After back-lighting a …

Art Is Humanity’s Common Thread, Says the Director of the National Museum of African Art

Earlier this year, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art gained a new director: Dr. Gus Casely-Hayford, a London-bred scholar of African …

Art

17 All-Inclusive Resorts That Definitely Don't Suck

The pros of an all-inclusive vacation are pretty straightforward: you don't have to lift a finger, carry a wallet, or make a single decision more …

Hot Springs

Enhance the Eyes of Your Subject in Seconds Using This Photoshop Technique

The character of your portraits is conveyed by many different elements, but a crucial one is the eyes of your subject. In this short tutorial, I’ll …

Four South African paintings were sold for more than R1 million each in one evening

• <b>Four South African paintings were sold for more than R1 million each at an auction in Cape Town last night.</b>• <b><br>Erik Laubscher's</b> <b>Still Life with Coffee Pot</b> …

Researchers compare global temperature variability in glacial and interglacial periods

On the basis of a unique global comparison of data from core samples extracted from the ocean floor and the polar ice sheets, AWI researchers have …

Edward Burtynsky: 2018 winner of Master of Photography – in pictures

The Photo London Master of Photography award is given annually to a leading contemporary photographer. A special exhibition shows new and rarely seen images from Burtynsky’s portfolio including a preview of his new work, Anthropocene, and explores the complexities of modern existence and diverse …

Anthropocene

How to use channels to create masks in Photoshop - a comprehensive tutorial

If you are doing any kind of compositing or digital work that requires masking and object extraction you owe it to yourself to watch this video. …

'Day Zero': What Cape Town's water crisis says about inequality

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — “Day Zero” is approaching as South Africa’s showcase city of Cape Town prepares to turn off most water taps amid the worst drought in a century. Tensions among the four million residents are highlighting a class divide in a country with one of the world’s highest rates of …

An Intimate Interview With Street Photographer Rohit Vohra By Arek Rataj

Rohit Vohra is a street/ travel photographer, educator and Co-founder/ Editor in Chief of APF Magazine. In a search for methods to read the city, his …

Street Photography

What is Cinematography: Masters and Wide Lenses

Cinematography

Derrida’s Quarrel: “La Différance” at 50

EXACTLY 50 YEARS AGO on this day, on Saturday, January 27, 1968, Jacques Derrida, then <i>maître assistant</i> at the Ecole Normale Supérieure, delivered his …

How to Get Razor Sharp Photos in Low Light Using the AF Assist Beam

One camera and flash feature that helps with shooting sharp photos in low light is the AF assist beam. Here’s a quick 2-minute video from Adorama and …

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Sterkfontein Dam

South Africa (Free State)<p>Rugged, steep krantzes silhouetted against the skyline, mountain slopes snugly covered with a grass blanket, deep lushly …

Hartbeespoort

Harties Tourism<p>Harties Tourism Harties (Hartbeespoort Dam) is a mere 45 min drive from either Jo’burg or Pretoria, and boasts a wide variety of …

{Soweto in a Day}

Last week, I had the opportunity of touring Soweto as part of one of my Master's courses. Although I've been to Soweto on numerous occasions before …

8 most underrated Destinations in South Africa

Every visitor to South Africa does Table Mountain, the Kruger National Park, Cape Point, the V&A Waterfront, the Drakensberg, Hluhluwe-Imfolozi …

South Africa

Land reform: Will Zimbabwe’s economic downfall be repeated in South Africa?

In 2000, Zimbabwe's government expropriated white farmers without compensation. Hyperinflation and food shortages followed. Now the South African …

South Africa

Spectacular South Africa

South Africa land redistribution: 22 years after apartheid, land remains an emotive issue

Land Wars - South Africa

South Africa: Farmers concerned over proposed land reform law

Over 70 bodies of Zama-Zamas recovered in the Welkom mine shafts

RW ZamaZama Airgrate install

Police monitor Burgersfort following arrest of ZamaZamas

Zama-Zamas retrieve last two bodies from Langlaagte mine

Martin Kremser - Zama Zamas (Original Mix) {cut} [KDB]

RW ZamaZama Elbow