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No Man’s Sky gets the full-featured Photo Mode it so richly deserves

Capture the beauty of a near-infinite universe with these new tools.<p>Back when <i>No Man's Sky</i> was first released last year, we noted how a focus on …

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Why Photography is the Best Hobby

People have always asked me why I’m into photography. The early answer was pathetic. “I don’t know.” And the conversation would end. A few years in, …

How To: A Primer on Reducing Noise in Photos Using Adobe Lightroom

Nothing can be more frustrating than taking a beautiful photograph only to later find out that it is riddled with digital noise. While digital image …

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Kodak's new photo sharing app is like Medium for your memories

The phrase ‘Kodak moment’ is universally understood as a memory worth sharing. We have Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Snapchat for sharing those but let’s face it, those feeds are noisy.<p>From the people you haven’t spoken to in years posting hourly updates of their lives to the endless river of …

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Secrets of Pet Photography: Shooting in Public Places - Washington D.C. Dog Photographer

A majority of my photo shoots take place at the client’s home. However, since moving downtown, a larger contingent of people prefer to include the …

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What print resolution works for what viewing distance?

<i>I’ve added minor updates to the article over time to reflect some aspects of changing technology, but feel it’s still perfectly valid [2015].</i><p>Print …

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You Can Use a Flat Screen TV as a Cheap and Simple Backdrop for Product Photos

As my startup gear brand Eupidere grows, we face more and more photographic challenges in shooting thrifty product photos. Recently, I had just …

Photography

POST: Adobe has a new Social Photo App for iPhone

Adobe has released a new app today for the iPhone called Post. The app is for creating and sharing eye-catching graphics for social media posts. …

Adobe upgrades Photoshop, Premiere Pro, adds stunning Fuse CC 3D character-creation tool

Adobe is certainly living up to its side of the implied bargain with Creative Cloud subscribers that it would continue to add value to its tools on a …

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5 Tips on How To Use the Rule of Thirds in Photography

<b>The “rule of thirds,” one of the main rules of photography, helps you get well balanced and interesting pictures.</b> If you imagine the image in the …

Researchers build a cheap camera that sees what we can't

Normally, our eyes can see things better than our cameras, which is why those smartphone shots of a full moon at night are so bad. Hyperspectral imaging is a way to fix that, since it can capture parts of the electromagnetic spectrum, like near-infra-red light, that humans are incapable of seeing. …

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Lightroom’s Old Import System is Coming Back After Outcry From Photographers

If you’re one of those who’s unhappy about the redesigned Lightroom Import tool that appeared in the latest update, there’s some great news for you …

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Five Must-Have Apps for the Working Photographer

There are thousands of apps out there to expand your mobile photography capabilities, but what about apps that augment your abilities when you're …

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How We Won a 6-Figure Verdict Against a Vendor-Photographer

As wedding photographers, our clients entrust us with artfully documenting one of the most important days of their lives. In order to do the best …

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In 1975, this Kodak employee invented the digital camera. His bosses made him hide it.

by James Estrin<p>Imagine a world where photography is a slow process that is impossible to master without years of study or apprenticeship. A world …

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Lightroom Dashboard Can Help You Visualize Your Photography Habits

Lightroom Dashboard is a new browser-based app that helps you visualize your Lightroom catalog data and surface interesting details about your …

Photography

Peculiar Notions: 22 Eye-Catching Examples of Abstract Photography

I’m not sure how many of you (hopefully none of you) actually lose sleep thinking about abstract photography and trying to determine exactly what it …

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Deep Dreamer for Mac lets anyone soup up photos using Google’s amazing Deepdream engine

Right after Google announced its fascinating research into neural networks and highly advanced image processing with so-called “deep dream“ code, …

Beat wedding-shoot anxiety: Wedding photography tips from world-class pro Scott Robert Lim

Hot summer nights have always been a popular time for love-stricken souls to pop the question...<p>"Can you shoot my wedding?”<p>If you’re a serious …

Jacques Nadeau, Le Devoir photographer, robbed of his life's work

Returned home on Monday afternoon to find he'd been robbed of hard drives containing 3 decades of photos<p>A well-known Montreal photojournalist says a …

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About five years ago, we got a cute little R-Pod 173T. It’s a trailer with a pop-out tent to extend the internal living area by about 36 sq. ft.<p>Very …

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A fight is brewing over ads in the 'open-source Photoshop'

Far from just being <i>that</i> character in <i>Pulp Fiction</i>, GIMP is also an open-source alternative to Photoshop that's given away freely for all to use. Unfortunately, there's been a kerfuffle between the project's creators and SourceForge, one of the places that the software is available to download. The …

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Please Reply #yes to Give Us Unlimited Rights to Your Photo

Yesterday we shared how one photographer was surprised when a casual request to “share” her Facebook photo turned out to be a request to use it in a …

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Here’s a Trick for Adjusting Past +/- 100 in Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw

In this post, I’ll share a trick I use to get some adjustments “beyond” +100 or -100 in Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw.<p>In the screenshot above, I …

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