Brent Huber

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Fuji Crystal Archive Deep Matte Paper is Freaking Amazing

That's me, above, in 2013. I made a trip to Japan for some meetings with Fuji. I was there with three other photogs and a room of Fuji engineers for …

Being Pranked With a Lifelike Robot Dinosaur Must Be Terrifying

Remember jumping in your seat the first time you saw <i>Jurassic Park</i>? That was just a movie, and you were probably sitting in a comfy theater chair. …

Jurassic Park

Starry Internet Is Aereo Founder Chet Kanojia’s Latest Salvo In The War On ISPs

With all the startups using the internet to transform traditional industries, it’s a bit of a wonder why no one has taken on the internet itself. Broadband service is an expensive business to run, with steadily increasing rates thanks to our growing need for binge-worthy video content. Pardon the …

Telecoms

Neil Peart: Marching To The Beat Of A Different Drum

Neil Peart's drum solo on Rush's R40 tour took the drummer an entire career to construct. Here, he explains how a life's journey lead him there<p>At the …

RainShine House

RainShine House is a modern luxury eco house in Decatur, Georgia designed by architect Robert M. Cain.<p>The RainShine house is a two-story, 2800-square …

Architecture

How to hack the new MacBook’s power chime onto the MacBook Air and Pro

You know how the iPhone and iPad plays a little chime when you plug it in? The new MacBook also does that. But sadly, the MacBook Air and MacBook Pro remain completely silent when they connect to juice — which can make it hard to tell when you’ve accidentally knocked the MagSafe loose.<p>If you’ve got …

MacBook

Elon Musk says Tesla will unveil a new kind of battery to power your home

The eccentric CEO said the product will be ready for production in a matter of months<p>Tesla didn't ship nearly as many cars this quarter as it had projected, but CEO Elon Musk remained upbeat during today's earnings call as he let some details slip about a brand new product. According to Musk, the …

Cheat Sheet: Understand Metering Modes On Your Camera - Digital Photography School

Do you understand the metering modes on your camera? If not, you’re missing out on a powerful tool and might find the following Metering Mode Cheat …

Tutorials

The Benefits of Being Cold

Year-round warmth is a modern luxury. Some scientists believe it is changing human metabolism.<p>When you first put on the ice vest, you will feel cold. Not intolerably cold, but cold enough to make you think, <i>What am I doing with my life?</i> Or, at least, as numbness spreads across your shoulders and …

Fitness

How I Learned to Play Cello In 6 Weeks (and How You Can Too.) – An Introduction to Meta-Learning.

You may be aware of the fact that: last week I released a piece of music called ‘Invocation’, which was recorded almost entirely using layered …

The future of humanity

I have seen countless science fiction movies and documentaries about the future of humanity. None of them were as inspiring, beautiful, and realistic …

A power user’s guide to OS X Server, Yosemite edition | Ars Technica

Apple's server hardware is all gone, but its software is still going strong.<p>OS X Server is in maintenance mode. That much was clear when Mavericks …

NASA Massively Tampering With The US Temperature Record

In 1999, NASA published this graph, showing that the 1930s was by far the warmest decade in the US<p>The graph was accompanied by this text :<p>Empirical …

Van Gogh Bike Path

In Nuenen, Netherlands, the design lab Roosegaarde unveiled its “Van Gogh-Roosegaarde Bicycle Path”, a cycle lane sprinkled by glowing patterns …

Vincent Van Gogh

Steampunk Friends for Life: A Little Story About the Power of Networking as a Photographer

This is a story about networking, giving back, friendship, trust, #sharingiscaring and steampunk.<p>Before I moved to Cardiff, Wales, I decided that I …

The iPhone 6 Plus – Thoughts from Iceland (Podcast 441)

Two days before I left for my 2014 Iceland Tour, I picked up my shiny new iPhone 6 Plus, and have used it for panos, video and photo sharing etc. …

Tutorial: A Super Simple Way to Create Cinemagraphs in Photoshop

There’s no shortage of methods for creating the partially animated photographs we call cinemagraphs; however, if simplicity and minimal effort is …

Photographs Have Been Lying To You All Along-- The Sordid History of Photoshop and Faking It

With Adobe Photoshop looking ahead to its 25th anniversary, a handful of clever advertising pranks, and the recent exhibit at the National Gallery of …

​How To Build Your Own Altoids Tin Survival Kit

Tiny, light and infinitely transportable, this affordable little kit might save your life in an emergency. Here's how to build your own mini survival …

How One Simple Buddhist Principle Can Unblock Your Life

April 25, 2014<p>You don’t have to be a novelist to be struck with the occasional (or frequent) bout of creative block. But, says Buddhist teacher and …

Neat

Storm Chaser: Amazing Photos by Mike Olbinski

Storm Chaser: Amazing Photos by Mike Olbinski<p>Awe-inspiring captures by photographer and “storm chaser” Mike Olbinski.<p>“Ever since I was a kid, I’ve …

Weather

Wireless Emergency Lights Can Brighten Up Your Next Power Outage

Public places are equipped with emergency backup lights so that in the event of a power outage people can find their way to safety. So why shouldn't …

Oh Man, I Want This DIY Mission Control Desk So So Bad

Jeff Highsmith is probably the best dad in the world. But it's OK other dads, you can take a shot at the king if you too build an incredibly awesome …

Mind-Blowing TV Spot Recreates Six Iconic Images in One Uninterrupted Shot

This TV Spot is the height of creativity, and we absolutely love it. In 50 seconds and one uninterrupted flowing video shot, UK directing duo <i>US</i> and …

My Yongnuo Family Review: YN560-II, YN560-III & RF-603

Writing this post required strong will power, I don't know why, but this is one of the more "daunting" posts I've written. So please forgive my …

20 Awesome Photos from Joe Barnas

15-year-old Joe Barnas is a photographer from the Chicago suburbs. He got into photography a few years back by filming short films. As time went by, …

Loneliness

I have officially seen everything?! Via @ChiPhotoGuy: A #Snownado? Last night in Chicago. #ILwx http://t.co/sSspQwWJ6k

Total Strangers Who Could Actually Be Identical Twins

Amongst the annals of fiction and folklore, a "doppelgänger" is considered to be the paranormal double of a living person. We're not talking twins …