Robert S. Garlow

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Want to Dramatically Improve Your Work Life? Start Having Radically Candid Conversations

Better communication starts with being more candid.<p>We were in a trendy restaurant in east London. The conversation and drinks were flowing. At the end of the meal, my friend muttered, "This is going to be an awkward conversation." When the restaurant manager was in range, my buddy signaled him …

North Korea crisis: China paper publishes nuclear attack advice

BEIJING — A state-run newspaper in a Chinese city near the border with North Korea on Wednesday published a page of "common sense" advice on how readers can protect themselves from a nuclear attack or explosion.<p>China has voiced grave concern over North Korea's nuclear and missiles programme, as …

What Do We Need To Pack As Professional Mobile Photographers?

What Do We Need To Pack As Mobile Photographers?<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 25, 2017 By Diego Sanchez<p>What Do We Need To Pack As Mobile …

The Best Photos of the Great American Eclipse

Of the endless stream of Great American Eclipse photos being shared online, there are some notable gems that are going wildly viral on social media. …

Three compelling reasons to work on personal photography projects

Having a personal project to work on is a great discipline for every photographer, professional or amateur. We all get stuck at times on what to …

A deadly supervolcano lies under Yellowstone — here's what would happen if it erupted

Yellowstone National Park is best known for its Old Faithful geyser and its stunning wildlife.<p>But the national park also sits atop a supervolcano. You can see some of the evidence of its active state in the hydrothermal activity that bubbles up, including Old Faithful, which shoots water every few …

Geology

Dramatic Effects: A Complete Guide to Silhouette Photography Mastery

A Complete Guide to Silhouette Photography Mastery<p>Rating:<p>3.22 based on 9 Ratings<p>May 29, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>A Complete Guide to Silhouette Photography …

Air Asia flight forced to turn around after cabin violently shakes

The plane was en route from Australia to Malaysia when the incident occurred and made it back to Australia safely.

Animal Homes | Episodes | Nature | PBS

This feature is now closed to new submissions. Thank you for sharing your amazing photos!<p>NATURE host Chris Morgan searches for a fish called the …

National Parks

Essentials for complete control over photography with your smartphone camera- Technology News, Firstpost

<i>By Abhilash Pavuluri</i><p>Smartphone cameras have improved by leaps and bounds in terms of quality. Gone are the days when 5MP was the de-facto standard. …

Mobile Photography

WhatsApp is becoming a top news source in some countries

WhatsApp might not be all that popular in the US, but in some places, it's fast becoming a place where people can safely share and get the latest news. According to a study conducted by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, more and more people are beginning to rely on the messaging …

Why You Shouldn’t Go Into Debt For Your Photography

Dear friend,<p>Practical advice: don’t go into debt for your photography.<p>Debt is slavery<p>We can’t control that modern society is capitalist. But we can …

Why You Should Do Photography Work For Free

We’re often told as photographers not to work for free. I disagree. I think when we’re starting off, it is a good idea to work for free. Then as you …

There's a secret technology in 90 US cities that listens for gunfire 24/7

Terrell Ortiz was sitting in the passenger seat of his white Nissan Altima parked in the Bushwick neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, when a man suspected of being a rival gang member walked up to Ortiz's window, shot him multiple times, and fled.<p>At the same moment, three rooftop microphones picked …

Crime

Sony made an $800 phone with extravagant features you won't find in any iPhone or Galaxy phone — here's what it's like

The Japanese giant has steadily stripped down its Xperia line of phones over the past few years, effectively conceding that its dreams of reaching Apple and Samsung are over. But the company has brought its mobile business back to profitability in the process.<p>Now it's trying to keep that up by …

15 Most Photogenic Places In the World You Must Visit

Travel photography is such an integral part of our experience – whether you’re an amateur or a pro, memories captured are priceless. Here are some …

Travel Photography

The 20 photographs of the week

News photography,Photography,Art and design,Culture,World news,Syria,Middle East and North Africa,Grenfell Tower fire,Mosul,Venezuela,Iraq<p>Wildfires in Portugal, the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire, protests in Caracas and the continuing violence in Mosul – the news of the week captured by the …

Why You Shouldn’t Go Into Debt For Your Photography

Dear friend,<p>Practical advice: to be happy and have creative freedom, don’t go into debt for your photography.<p>Debt is slavery<p>We can’t control that …

Street Photography

28 Awesome Links That Are Like Candy for Photographers

So much has been going on in the field of photography this week, and here we find that Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching in all corners …

This One Thing Will Make Your Photos Better: Storytelling

Here’s an inspiring video by Mango Street about one of the most important things you can learn to do as a photographer, which is <i>storytelling</i>. In …

New theory for how the Moon was formed

A new theory of how the Moon was formed, published in Scientific American:<p>Earth collided with another planet, vaporizing the outer layers and forming …

South African economy shrinks, slips into recession

Africa's third-biggest economy contracted in the first quarter of this year, entering recession for the first time in eight years amid weak …

There's a new Glif in town – and it's ready to help you take stellar iPhone photos!

Quick release levers?! Portrait <i>and</i> landscape mode?! The newest Glif from Studioneat will change the way you shoot with your iPhone!TechCrunch:The new …

Print: A Concept Digital Instant Camera in the Age of Smartphones

Digital instant cameras are an emerging trend in the world of photography: Polaroid launched the Pop in January, and Fujifilm followed suit with the …

The Leica Q Review

As a new transplant to the state of California, I have a lot of exploring to do. Having spent the last dozen years in Florida, I’ve traded in flat …

Cameras

Watch Kitty Hawk’s early test pilots learn to love the flying motorbike

The Kitty Hawk Flyer is a sort of a flying car except it’s not a car at all – it’s much more like a flying ATV, which is probably more legitimately all-terrain than most. Linguistics aside, it’s a very cool piece of tech that’s backed by Google co-founder Larry Page, and it’s already in the …

Sony a9 Dynamic Range Tested, Compared to Canon 1D X Mark II and Nikon D5

The Sony a9 might be the most hotly anticipated camera in quite some time, as it's the first time a mirrorless camera has taken such direct aim at …

Samsung accidentally spills the beans on two new phones

Galaxy S8... upcoming Note 8... and now, two Galaxy J phones.<p>Samsung's Galaxy J5 (2017) and Galaxy J7 (2017) phones appeared on a an official website for its "Kids Mode" app, spotted by SamMobile. The site's in Korean, but the phone names in English are clear, and are still live on the site at the …

Donald Trump's ignorance is becoming more evident with each passing day

Let’s connect the dots between Donald Trump’s “tax plan”, his invitation to the murderous leader in Manila and saying he would be “honored” to meet with the dictator of North Korea. And let’s throw in his claim that Trumpcare will be better than Obamacare and that his skeletal tax plan would make …