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Ask Ethan: How Can Worlds That Never Get Above Freezing Have Liquid Water?

The Solar System has proved a surprising place, and perhaps one of the biggest surprises is that Earth isn’t the only world with liquid water on its surface. Sure, there’s a tiny bit that temporarily exists on Mars, but worlds like Jupiter’s moon Europa, Saturn’s Enceladus, and even ultra-distant …

Astronomy
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Scientists Are About to Perform an Experiment to See if The Human Mind Is Bound by Physics

This could be interesting...<p>Perhaps one of the most intriguing and interesting phenomena in quantum physics is what Einstein referred to as a "spooky …

Quantum Mechanics

Depth Of Field In Macro Photography

Photography is art. Creativity, light and composition all determine if a photograph is visually successful. Unlike some other art mediums, in …

Landscape Photography

How to get the most out of Instagram

Instagram isn’t simply a social network for sharing images. Used properly, it’s a powerful tool for connecting with like-minded photographers and getting feedback about your images.<p>I’m passionate about photography, and finding communities I can engage with is really important when it comes to …

Seafood eaters ingest up to 11,000 tiny pieces of plastic every year, study shows

Seafood eaters ingest up to 11,000 tiny pieces of plastic every year with dozens of particles becoming embedded in tissues, scientists have warned, in findings described as 'sobering' by the Prince of Wales.<p>Researchers from the University of Ghent in Belgium believe that microplastics accumulate in …

Pollution

Ricoh GR, the camera I always come back to By Rikard Landberg

Ricoh GR, the camera I always come back to By Rikard Landberg Hi Steve! I have used film Leicas for some years and I truly loved them. While shooting …

Leica Cameras

Here Are 10 “Must Know” Photoshop Features for Those Who Are Serious About Photography (VIDEO)

Photographer Nathaniel Dodson is one of our go-to sources of helpful tutorials that unlock the secrets of Photoshop. In the comprehensive video …

Tutorials

How to Create a Strong Focal Point and Manage Attention Inside Your Photos

Focal point is a term that photographers and photography blogs throw around continually. “Create a focal point,” it’s said, “it should be the first …

These Are the Jaw-Dropping Winners of the 2016 Monochrome Awards Photography Contest

These stunning images are among the winners of the 2016 Monochrome Awards, an international competition that celebrates the best black-and-white …

Photography

Landscape Photography Primer: Getting Sharp Images With Depth of Field and Hyperfocal Distance

When you gaze upon a landscape with your own eyes, you see the entire scene in sharp focus. Recreating that focus in the images you make of the …

Landscape Photography

Science Continues Proving That People Who Swear Are The !@#$ing Best

Do you swear a lot? Great! Because here’s some excellent and important information that will make your day about ten !@#$ing times better: People who swear are the best. No, really. Studies have been done. Last year, we learned that people who swear are articulate and intelligent; then we learned …

Linguistics

ON1 Photo Raw | A Closer Look At ON1’s Lightroom & Capture One Competitor

It is generally accepted that when it comes to post processing, it’s an ‘old boys club’, and the members are Adobe’s Lightroom, ACR, Photoshop, and …

10 Tips For Taking Milky Way Photos in the Desert

<i>Sebastian Tontsch is a German photographer based in Dubai. Read on for his top astrophotography tips in desert environments.</i><p><b>INTRODUCTION</b><br>My Milky Way …

Landscape Photography

17 Photos of the Most Eerie Abandoned Sites in the World

And in some cases, actually haunted.<p>From vacant theme parks to deserted sanatoriums, these places manage to be both haunting and strangely beautiful at the same time.

Amusement Parks

10 Powerful Photoshop Techniques Every Photographer Should Know

We’re always looking to up our Photoshop game, but the lists of Must Know “techniques” or “skills” or “tools” we run across typically disappoint us …

Photographer Travels the World to Capture These Astonishing Macro Cityscapes in Drops of Water

Dusan Stojancevic is a Serbian photographer specializing in time lapse, travel, landscape, food, and wedding photography. He’s recently made some …

Nature Photography

Ask An Artisan: Tony Gale On Bokeh, Normal Lenses, The Need To Callibrate | Sony

Ask An Artisan: Tony Gale On Bokeh, Normal Lenses, The Need To Calibrate<p>Q. I hear a lot about bokeh, but I don't fully understand why it's such a big …

5 Tips to Capture Lightning | Sony

5 Tips To Capture Lightning<p>Every year Gary Hart and I travel to Arizona for monsoon workshops. In August of 2016 it will be our 4th time teaching one …

Landscape Photography

Pentax K-1 Crowned Best in Class and Third Best Overall Sensor

Pentax is a bit of an underdog these days. Often overlooked for Canon or Nikon and not nearly as popular as the Sony alternatives. While they might …

Cameras

National Geographic is offering *major* prizes to the best nature photographers, so it's time to start snapping

Alright Instagrammers, now is your time. Get your phone ready — or better yet, your fanciest camera plus lenses — because there is an awesome …

Scientists caught black holes swallowing stars - and burping energy back up

​<b>Washington:</b> Supermassive black holes are voracious beasts. Their tremendous gravitational pull sucks in everything that gets too close, including …

Lightroom Organization & Workflow: Our Two Recommended Catalog Workflows

You are watching a free tutorial from Lightroom Organization & Workflow.<br>To view the entire course, upgrade to Premium or purchase it in the SLR …

Meet RAW, The Best Photo Editing App Powered By Photographers

There’s a brand-new app in town that every photographer must add to their everyday essentials. Introducing RAW by 500px—it’s going to totally change …

Mobile Photography

“Impossible” Time Crystals May Actually Be Real, Say Physicists

Cutting edge physics research gives us another remarkable idea that sounds like something out of a science fiction novel. In 2012, Nobel-Prize …

Quantum Mechanics

Leica’s New Sofort Instant Camera Has Been Confirmed Ahead of Its Official Unveiling

Originally leaked in the latest edition of <i>LFI</i> magazine, the new Leica Sofort instant camera has been confirmed to be real and will be officially …

Instant Cameras

Brief Explanation of How Graphics Cards Increase Productivity For Photographers

Without a doubt, one of the most-asked questions for a photographer is “How can I make Lightroom faster?”. It seems like every week someone has the …

Toxic chemicals in household dust linked to cancer and infertility

Scientists find scores of harmful chemicals in indoor dust including phthalates linked to developmental problems in babies<p>Household dust harbours a cocktail of toxic chemicals that have been linked to an increased risk of a range of health hazards, from cancer to problems with fertility, …