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Metroid Cosplay Is So Good It Might Be Witchcraft

There are a few ways you can make an impressive suit of cosplay armour. You could cast it. You could forge it. You could sculpt it! Or, you could do …

Tutorial: Easily Focus-Stack Using a Photoshop Feature You Probably Didn’t Know About

Focus stacking is a fairly common technique used in the world of macro photography, but the process of focus stacking isn’t always a straightforward …

How to Sharpen Photos using Adobe Lightroom

We all want tack-sharp images. Our cameras and lenses can only do so much for us, and once a photograph is <i>out</i> of the camera, the process of …

Fujin Vacuum Cleaner for DSLR Cameras

Have you been tired of clean your DSLR cameras again and again? Need a more handy way to do the job? Take a look Fujin, the <b>vacuum cleaner for DSLR</b> …

Tutorial: Learn The Art of Astrophotography

Want to master capturing an awesome meteor shower, or the next Supermoon, or the milky way galaxy across the night sky? Award-winning photographer, …

Helpful Tutorial Breaks Down The Basics of Understanding Flash Sync Speeds

When you’re first starting to experiment with using strobes, it’s easy to get confused by all the talk of flash durations, flash sync speeds, and the …

Flat-Out Incredible: Former Army Ranger’s Unbelievable Off-Hand Shot With .50-Cal Rifle

(YouTube)<p>No matter what the conditions, hitting a target at 1,000 yards with any gun requires some serious skill. But hitting a target at 1,000 yards with a Barrett M107 .50 cal rifle off-hand (standing up without support of a rest) is just flat-out incredible.<p>Ryan Cleckner, a former Army Ranger …

How to Jump-Start a Car Without Cables…But With an AK-47

A trio of camouflaged soldiers who found their car battery dead might not have had jumper cables — or maybe they were just trying to show off — but they did have a couple of AK-47s.<p>Using the metal on their firearms, they bridged the two batteries to transfer the charge.<p>Image source: LiveLeak<p>A …

Does your gat need more axe? Melee Mod it! (8 PHOTOS)

Upgrade your gat with 1,000 percent more ax with Melee Mod’s Tact-Axe or Gatchet, both limited-edition runs of just 250 each, at the incredible price …

Battlefield 4 'Through My Eyes' offers a fan-made, cinematic view of war

Through My Eyes, a video released this week on The Two Scotsmen YouTube page, uses <i>Battlefield 4</i>, EA DICE's first-person shooter, to create a cinematic, third-person short film.<p>Press play above to watch the first installment in a planned series, according to the video's YouTube description. Using …

DIY: How To Build Your Own Ring Light

<i>Meet</i> <b>Jay Russell</b> <i>a.k.a.</i> The Photo Fiend<i>, a self-taught creative portrait photographer based in Calgary. Want to improve your portraits with a full,</i> …

OnePlus One is an Impressive Android Smartphone for $300

Want one? You may have to smash your old phone first.<p>Start-up OnePlus has finally announced the features and pricing for its first smartphone, the …

Really Odd Paper Animal Masks

I’m not sure if these masks fall under “really cool” or “really creepy” (or maybe both?) but they’re definitely unusual. These Animal Masks, designed …

How To Easily Add Copyright In Lightroom & In Camera

It seems as the years progress, there’s more of a concern for protection of intellectual property. In our world, that’s mostly our photographs. I’ll …

Tutorials

T3 Tactical Rescue Tool

This has to be the ultimate tool to have for your car, and leave in your car. The T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool is designed to get you out of your car …

A Concise Explanation of How Crop Factor Affects Both Focal Length AND Aperture

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: Due to some issues with the camera, this video is very shaky at times. It didn’t bother us much, but if you’re easily distracted this …

A Roundup of April Fools’ 2014 Jokes in the World of Photography

As we’ve done for the past couple of years, rather than try our hand at comedy and post something tricky on April Fools, we instead round up all the …

Photographer’s Best Friend: Google Reverse Image Search

It’s all diff’rent strokes for diff’rent folks when it comes to image usage and propagation online: while some photographers are happy to have their …

Infographic: Tips and Ideas for Shooting the Perfect Family Portrait

Taking a family portrait is never an easy task. There’s often a small child involved, and parents who are trying to make sure said child is on their …

Action Cam Footage Captures what It’s Like to Get Stuck in a Cave as It Fills with Water

Consider this your terrifying action cam video of the week… or year. In a nightmarish four-minute video uploaded earlier this year, a man gets stuck …

Razer's April Fools' Day joke offers 'next-level' selfies and video game perspectives

As part of its April Fools' Day prank, Razer is advertising a new product that allows users to live their lives like they would in a video game.<p>Using a drone, wrist command module and special lenses, the Eidolon helps provide an "out of body experience" from a third-person perspective. The joke ad …

Boudoir Photography: 3 Quick Tips on Building Trust With Your Clients

Boudoir photography is not just about taking beautiful images, but it is also knowing how to make your clients <i>feel</i> beautiful. Remember that clients …

Communicate

Free Pricing Guides Help Budding Photogs Navigate the Business Side of the Industry

One of the challenges if you’re just now carving out your niche in this crazy world of professional photography is figuring out how to price your …

Infamous: Second Son - What is the Paper Trail? - Infamous: Second Son - IGN Video

IGN explains just what the Paper Trail content is and how to access it in Infamous: Second Son.

See the Deus Ex fan film that was two years in the making

More than two years since it was first teased, the <i>Deus Ex: Human Revolution</i> fan film launched earlier this week on YouTube. Running 12 minutes, it features the kind of production values and special effects one might expect from a commercial work.<p><i>Human Revolution — Deus Ex</i> is written, directed, …

DualShock 4 decals offer customization for your PS4 controller

FlamingToast Decals is offering custom-made vinyl decals for the PlayStation 4's DualShock 4 controller.<p>The decal is applied to the controller's light bar, illuminating a unique pattern or phrase when the controller is on. According to the site, decals are compatible with the controller's Playroom …

Don't Miss These 7 Incredible Tutorials on Strobe Lighting for Portraits

As much as we love natural light, there are times when you have to rely on artificial light to create striking portrait images. Artificial lighting …

Photographer Explores His Emotions Through Surreal Self-Portraits

<b>New York photographer</b> Ben Zank’s series of surreal images are an exploration of his deepest emotions, and a means of expressing himself without words.<p>…

Photography

Released By Love: A Behind The Scenes Look at a Unique Engagement Concept

Simeon Quarrie of Vivida is back at it again, giving us a behind the scenes look at yet another of his equal parts intricate and subtle pre-wedding …