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Top 9 Classic Lenses Every Collector Should Own

Cameras help us capture special moments from different periods of our life. They store memories and personal histories. They take photos of important …

Cameras

5 Common File Types in Photography and When You Should Use Each One

You’ve spent the last few hours working on the perfect photo shoot and everything went better than you could have possibly imagined. After importing …

Photographers show us some of the Most Dangerous High Altitude Photographs – Buckle Up

Totally mind blowing, such high altitudes and one cant imagine how would someone have all the guts to reach to such an extent and clicks these …

How to migrate from iPhoto to Photos for Mac

Learn how to move your photos and videos from iPhoto to the new Photos app, the details about iCloud Photo Library, how to optimize storage, and what you can do with your old iPhoto library.<p>Apple's blurring of the lines between OS X and iOS continues with the release of Photos for Mac. Photos was …

Spring cleaning: Three ways to increase your computer's performance

It's something we can all relate to: that dreaded moment when you realize your once super-fast computer is now bogged down by renegade files, programs, and services. I mean, the most exciting part of buying a new PC is the first time you turn it on and experience its amazing speed. "I'm going to be …

Weird

Ultra-Rare Nikon 13mm f/5.6 ‘Holy Grail’ Lens Shows Up on eBay

One of the rarest Nikon lenses in the world has popped up on eBay. It’s the Nikon 13mm f/5.6, a lens reviewer Ken Rockwell calls ‘The Holy Grail’ of …

Get a 120GB solid-state drive for $59, shipped

Not everybody needs a ton of storage, so here's your chance to upgrade your laptop on the cheap.<p>Many times I've extolled the virtues of solid-state drives, which can seriously boost a laptop's performance and battery life while reducing heat and noise.<p>Ah, but you're not convinced. Before you spend …

Maxim Loves...Brooklyn Decker Looking Down

4<p>SHARES<p>We've loved Brooklyn Decker since she posed for the 2009 <i>Sports Illustrated</i> Swimsuit Edition - joining the ranks of Kate Upton and Selita …

Travel minimalism: one lens to go

<i>Canterbury in autumn. Leica M8, 21/1.4 ASPH</i><p>Every time I travel for personal purposes, I’m always torn between experiencing the place, and …

Page 33 - "Leica R lenses on the Leica M 240" - Leica M Type 240 Digital Rangefinder Camera - Review - Sample Photos - Electronic Viewfinder - Leica R lens catwalk - handgrips - adapters

Leica M Type 240 Digital Rangefinder Camera - Page 33<p>Index of Thorsten von Overgaard's user review pages covering Leica M9, Leica M9-P, M-E, Leica …

Gear Reviews: Leica Hammertone MP

One of my dream cameras since picking up Rangefinder photography. The Leica Hammertone MP is a limited LHSA (Leica History Society of America ) …

6 "Hidden" Camera Features You Will Be Glad You Discovered

How well do you know your camera? Do you know everything that it’s capable of? It’s certainly possible you know your camera like the back of your …

Cameras

5 Tips For Creating Stunning Cityscapes

Cityscapes have a uniquely vibrant feel to them which is unlike any other form of photography. If shot correctly, they can captivate an audience. …

Landscape Photography

7 Cool Night Photography Tutorials For 7 Different Situations

Heading indoors after the sun sets deprives you of some wonderful photographic opportunities. From shooting the starry sky and the milky way to …

Get Organized with Folders in Lightroom

<i>Editors Note: We’re pleased to host this guest post from Matt Kloskowski.</i><p>This video is all about <b>folders</b>. Its probably one of the most-asked-about …

The Leica M: Gear Review

Camera reviews are rarely occasions for existential reflection. We expect to read about what the camera can do. But the Leica M (also known as the …

The Fastest Way to Remove All the Photos from the iPad Camera Roll

Deleting a single photo from the iPad Camera Roll is easy. Deleting a handful of photos – say 20 or so – is also pretty simple to get done. But if you have got hundreds or even thousands of images in your Camera Roll, there’s not an easy or quick way to remove them all right on the iPad …

Camera+ App Gets Major Update, Adds ‘World-Class Photo Editing’ Capabilities

One of the most popular camera apps on iOS is Camera+. In fact, it’s so popular it currently ranks at #33 on Apple’s top paid apps chart. But that …

Codecademy Releases Its First Educational App, A.K.A. My New Subway Time Killer

Although I write a lot about apps and Internet stuff, I never really learned to code.<p>I threw the “really” in there to soften the blow, but the fact is, I straight up don’t know how to do it. I started learning at one point in middle school, but my high school didn’t push CS, and by college I spent …

Mount Huashan Is One Of The Most Dangerous, Terrifying Hikes In The World

Does that photo make your stomach drop?<p>Redditor AdventurousHuman posted the photo of hiking China's Mount Huashan. The trail is one of the most dangerous in the world.<p>The trails up Mount Hua Shan involve steep staircases, vertical ascents, and a plank trail consisting of wooden platforms bolted …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Little Snow Monkey Enjoys the Hot Springs

Winter is harsh in Japan’s mountainous Jigokundani Monkey Park, with heavy snow covering the ground for more than one third of the year and …

DSLR Camera Lenses and Their Abbreviations

For those of you who want to learn what these abbreviations are about, I have compiled a list of the terms used, what it stands for and of course …

Cameras

$30G went missing in SEAL rescue of Capt. Phillips; SEALs given polygraph test

Dramatic accounts of the Navy SEALs rescuing the captain of an American cargo ship made headlines around the world in 2009. The military said SEAL snipers killed a trio of pirates in a tense standoff. Three shots, three kills. It was the lethal, coordinated precision that has made SEALs famous and …

8 Things Not to Miss in Istanbul

Rome may be The Eternal City, but Istanbul can make a pretty good case for immortality too. The cities are about the same age, both over two-and-a-half millennia, and for much of that time the larger, wealthier, and more influential of the two was not the one in Italy. In fact Istanbul, known as …

Researchers Build A Particle Accelerator On A Chip

Researchers at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have developed a cool innovation that could make particle accelerators much smaller than they are today. Using a laser, they successfully accelerated electrons in a chip about 3 mm long. These findings have been published in <i>Nature.</i><p>Particle …

Sublime sunsets around the world

From New Zealand to Kansas, see dramatic colours paint the horizon as the landscape transitions from day to night.

Airplane Boneyards Look Even Cooler In Instagram Photos

Where do all good little military planes go after their time of service is up? Answer: the boneyard.<p>Out in the deserts of our great nation lie a handful of airplane boneyards, large storage grounds that house planes while they’re waiting to be repurposed or broken apart for scrap metal (or turned …