Tina Hopkins

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Archaeologists Discover Two Long Lost Ancient Maya Cities in Jungle of Mexico

In an amazing new discovery in the jungles of Mexico, archaeologists have uncovered two ancient Mayan cities, including ruined pyramid temples, …

How to Photograph Sunsets: 10 Tips for the Perfect Shot

We all love capturing sunsets. Not surprisingly, photographs of sunsets (including sunrise, for that matter) constitute a big portion of the …

Nikon D5300 Review

Introduction<p>The Nikon D5300 is a new 24.2 megapixel DSLR camera with no optical low-pass filter that can record Full HD movies at 1080/50/60p with …

Photomatix 5 is Released

If you’re into HDR, you’ll be happy to hear that HDRsoft is now shipping Photomatix Pro 5.0. This release is exciting and adds several great new …

PSA: Don’t Get Scammed | Photographer Gets Robbed By Online Print Website

Photographers Need to Make Careful Business Decisions<p>As Photographers most of us are small business owners, and we have to make business decisions. …

The Five Basic Pieces of Equipment That Make Landscape Shoots Go Smoothly

Landscape photography is both great fun, inspiring and hard work. It can be both physically and mentally demanding, carrying your gear to the ideal …

Landscape Photography

My 8 Favorite Inexpensive Canon Lenses

In the last few years, I have reviewed more lenses than you could possibly imagine. My photography students are always asking which lens is right for …

Cameras

So, Should You Buy An Xbox One Or PS4 This Holiday Season?

Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PS4 are finally on the market, and both I and the gaming population at large have had plenty of time to play, experiment with, and break the much-vaunted next generation of console gaming. The question remains: are these machines worth the price tag in the waning …

PlayStation 4 reportedly suffering Blue Light of Death issues

With over one million PlayStation 4 units sold in the first twenty-four hours a pat on the back is truly deserved for those at Sony; however …

The seven big little details we love about the PlayStation 4 (so far)

Having spent the last year using the PlayStation 4 at trade shows and press events, we've got a fairly good idea of how games look and play on the parallelogram-shaped game box. The questions that remain largely revolve around living with the device: can it quickly switch between apps and games? …

John Lewis advert song 2013 by Lily Allen: 'wrong song, wrong sound, wrong singer'

Lily Allen's version of Keane's Somewhere Only We Know for the John Lewis advert 2013 could be a new nadir for Christmas songs, says James Lachno<p>This year’s hotly anticipated <b>John Lewis Christmas advert</b> is essentially Lily Allen murmuring a forgotten indie ballad over the backdrop of an Animals of …

Verve Records helped spread jazz around the world

Verve Records was formed in 1955 by Norman Granz and their studio albums and live recordings by Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie and Billie Holiday helped bring jazz to a world audience<p>"Jazz stirs the possibilities for creativity in the moment. Jazz is about the human character; …