Carolyn Parker

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'National Geographic' Reckons With Its Past: 'For Decades, Our Coverage Was Racist'

If <i>National Geographic</i>'s April issue was going to be entirely devoted to the subject of race, the magazine decided it had better take a good hard look at its own history.<p>Editor in Chief Susan Goldberg asked John Edwin Mason, a professor of African history and the history of photography at the …

Race & Ethnicity

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Photo App Review: Plastica – An Unnecessary Hipstamatic Knock-off

<b>Plastica</b><br>Version 1.0<br>Price: Free, introductory. Regular price, ?<p><b>Bottom Line: I don’t like it. It tries too much to be Hipstamatic, but offers nothing</b> …

Timeline: A History of iPhoneography

Timeline: A Brief history of iPhonegraphy. Click to enlarge and interact<p>iPhoneography — the art of taking pictures with an Apple iPhone — will be …

The MPA Photographer/Artist of the Year is…

Moments ago the Mobile Photography Awards announced their selection for this year’s grand prize, Photographer/Artist of the Year!<p>The MPA …

The MPAs Announce Photographer/Artist of the Year: Sarah Jarrett

The Mobile Photo Awards have announced iPhone artist Sarah Jarrett as their Artist of the Year for 2013.<p>Sarah’s works appear regularly in our weekly …

EXPOSURE : A Mobile Photography Exhibition

From March 16 – 26, 2013, CS Gallery in Columbus, Ohio will play host to <i>EXPOSURE: A Mobile Photography Exhibition</i>, showcasing the work of 60 artists …

Hipstamatic RetroPak Three Available For a Brief Time Today! UPDATE

RetroPak Threeincludesmight include the Nike NSW Always On Lens and Films<p><i><br>UPDATE 01: If you weren’t able to grab today’s tease of RetroPak Three, you</i> …

Contest: SHOOTER Magazine Cover!

<b>…</b><p><b>SUBJECT</b>: Carnival around the world seen from the camera of your mobile device<p><b>HOW TO ENTER</b>: Tag your images #shootercarnival2013 on social network …

Cool App Giveaway: LensFlare

LensFlare with Warm filter and Big Spots texture<p><b>LensFlare</b> is <b>one of my favorite photos apps that I go to often</b>. For adding authentic looking lo-fi …

Cool App Giveaway: LensLight

Both <b>LensLight</b> and <b>LensFlare</b> are among my favorite photos apps for adding realistic aberrations to an image. For adding authentic looking lo-fi lens …

Storytellers – Wood Land by Susan Tuttle | @IlkasAttic @susantuttle

It’s human nature to go exploring and for Susan Tuttle exploring in the woods is somewhere she finds comfort surrounded by nature and all it’s glory. …

Repix – A Cool New Photo App!

<b>Helsinki, Finland / London, UK, 14th March 2013 11am GMT –</b> Launched globally today is Repix, a new iOS app designed to inspire creativity in its …

Distressed FX Review

Distressed FX is a sweet little app for iPhone and iPad that uses textures to turn photos into aged and battered images with an artistic flair. The …

Hipstamatic 262 Ships With Another Hipstamatic Rarity

If you’re one of the lucky thousands who grabbed <b>Hipstamatic’s new Silver Lake HipstaPak</b> yesterday when it launched, you’ve got a Hipstamatic rarity …

Hipstamatic RetroPak Three With Nike AO Films and Lens is Available Now… Really!

After a false start a couple of week’s ago, the new <b>RetroPak Three</b> for Hipstamatic, featuring four classic lenses and eight films, including the …

How A Tool For Perfect Human Vision Grew From One Of NASA's Greatest Blunders

Technology used to build NASA’s newest eyes on the heavens will help people see farther and clearer.<p>Since the day the Hubble Space Telescope blinked open and saw a blurry heavens, the world of telescope optics has revolved around double-checking every possible detail. To see clearly, a telescope's …

Video: Science Settles the Charcoal vs. Gas Grilling Debate

Author: Daniela Hernandez. Daniela Hernandez Science<p>Date of Publication: 03.29.13.<p>Time of Publication: 12:56 pm. 12:56 pm<p>Winter is finally beginning …

The Kickstarter Principle: Crowdfunding doesn’t work without transparency and trust

Every now and then, there’s a truly heart-warming story about crowdfunding, like the case of the school-bus monitor who was tormented by kids on her …

How Can I Downsize My Ridiculously Large Wallet?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>My wallet bulges with a ton of junk in it. I'd like to downsize it as much as possible, but I'm not even sure where to start. How can …

CHART OF THE DAY: The Difference Between What You Share And What People Want To Read

The stories people share aren't necessarily the stories their friends want to read, according to data from 33Across, which tracks links for online publications.<p>It found that people are sharing science related content more often than any other content category. However, science content is clicked on …

Success Is a Squiggly Line

Even though we often know better, we tend to look at success as a straight line going from a low point A to a much higher point B. As comedian …

Weekend Hashtag Project

Floor tiles in @thebelleisle #chichester #blueeditionplease