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15 ways to save money on your trip to Hong Kong

With a dazzling skyline, neon-lit streets and a beautiful countryside, Hong Kong is one of the world cities that you just can not miss out on. …

Hong Kong

3 simple Lightroom tricks you should definitely know

Photographer Travis Transient recently put together this helpful tutorial that might just teach you a thing of two about Adobe Lightroom. The video …

The Best and Worst Ways to Carry Your Camera Gear: Straps, Slings, and More

There are almost as many ways to carry your camera gear as there are photographers, but what are the best and worst options? In this video, …

Cameras

Fast Friends: Our Favorite Lenses & Photo Accessories For Sports Photography

<i>“Every day is a new opportunity. You can build on yesterday’s success or put its failures behind and start over again. That’s the way life is, with a</i> …

How to Set Your White Balance for the Most Common Types of Streetlights

Streetlights are the driving force behind nighttime street scenes and how they make us feel. The way streetlights spread their light, the shadows …

Tutorials

Tutorial: Zone Focusing With Super Wide Angle Lenses

One of the biggest strengths of manual focus lenses and the reason why so many photographers love using them has to do with a process called zone …

Cameras

An Inside Look at American Airlines Brand New Premium Economy on the Boeing 787-9

I flew the American Airlines domestic inaugural flight for their brand new Boeing 787-9 aircraft on Thursday. From Dallas to Los Angeles I tried out …

Astrophotography Tip: How to Get Clear, Sharp Pinpoint Stars

Many people that venture out into the night to dabble in astrophotography end up taking long exposures in which the stars have long trails. Those …

Shutter Speed

17 Useful Travel Photography Tips For Improving Your Photos

Useful Travel Photography TipsPhotographyLooking to improve your travel photography? I’ve spent the last 5 years shooting photos in exotic locations …

Landscape Photography

6 Reasons to Go to Namibia

Right out of college I spent a year managing camps in Namibia. This might be part of the reason that Namibia is one of my favorite countries in Africa but I hope all the reasons below will be convincing for you as well!<p><b>1. Namibia is a remarkable conservation success story.</b><p>Namibia is internationally …

Packs, Travel Luggage & Gear Bags by Patagonia

$129.00<p>Compare W's Nine Trails Pack 18L 48436<p>For moving quickly and comfortably on scrambles and hikes where you don’t need to pack the kitchen …

Photokina 2016: Nikon Takes Aim at GoPro with New Action Cameras

We knew back in January that Nikon was eyeing up the action camera market when it teased its 360-degree camera, but at Photokina the company unveiled …

Nine Tips For Exploring Dubai On A Budget

Dubai is by no means a budget destination. It's the playground of the rich and famous, and it's the land of 7 star hotels, award winning restaurants …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Get a Complete, College Level Education on Photography - For Free!

One of the most common questions that comes up when a noob is getting into Photography or is thinking about starting a photography business is, …

Cathay Pacific's First A350 Route To North America

Cathay Pacific is one of the most recent airlines to begin operating the A350, which is one of my favorite planes in the sky. I had the chance to …

The World's Best Destinations For Travel Photography In 2016

I was recently asked to rank the top places in the world for travel photography. There is no right answer to this question of course. Photography as a way of conveying one’s view of the world will always be subjective—as will be the emotional response every viewer has to the same photograph. Travel …

New Zealand

Garmin VIRB Ultra 30

Garmin have released their newest action camera, the VIRB Ultra 30. Yeah, it looks like a GoPro, and is compatible with GoPro-style mounts, but …

Is this the world's most surprising hiking destination?

I landed in Hong Kong on a Thursday afternoon, ready for a filming assignment that was due to last a fortnight. My friend Mark, who has lived in the city for over 20 years, came to meet me at my Kowloon hotel. “I bought you a present,” he said, and handed me a plastic card the size of a credit …

'It's like being on another planet': the tourist attraction with a two-year waiting list

Vietnam’s Hang Son Doong caves are so big, they have their own weather system. At their tallest point they could accommodate a 40-storey skyscraper – and at their widest point there’s enough room for a 747 to fly through. But that’s nothing compared to the size of the waiting list to visit them. …

The Easiest Way to Repair a Split Zipper

It happens to the best of us. On a jacket, pair of jeans, backpack. Zippers are moving parts, and as the ManMade Fourth law of physics goes, anything …

How & Why To Back Button Focus A Nikon With CreativeLive Instructor Mike Hagen

On new DSLRs the focus button is paired with the shutter release in a two-stage button; pressing halfway down will activate the focus, and a full …

How to Get an Emergency Passport

Processing a passport application can take as many as six weeks. But not all travelers have the luxury of time. Fortunately, the U.S. State …

Things to do in Cape Town: Outdoor Adventures

You don't have to go far to take in the natural and dramatic beauty of the city, with its enviable environment of ocean and mountains.<p>It's easy to …

DSLR Camera Cleaning & Maintenance Tips

Okay, so you’ve just shelled out your hard-earned coin for a sophisticated (codename for “expensive”) digital camera. Even if you’ve done the …

Eye-Fi Mobi Beams Photos from Camera to Phone or Tablet Instantly

Eye-Fi has offered the ability to wirelessly transmits photos from a camera to another device for quite a while now, but there was a downside: you …

Eyefi To Brick Its Older Wi-Fi Cards, And Photographers Aren’t Happy

If you’re a photographer shooting with Eyefi’s older generation Wi-Fi memory cards, here’s something you should know: your card will soon become more …

Wi-Fi

Bose's best headphones are even better wireless

When it comes to headphones, it can sometimes be easy to forget about Bose. The company doesn't debut new models as frequently as the competition, choosing instead to focus on quality, comfort and its highly touted noise-canceling tech. Bose's previous noise-canceling model, the QC25, has been …

Consumer Tech

South Africa: Raise a glass to Cape cuisine

South Africa’s Western Cape is barely Africa. It is more like a mix of California and the Mediterranean than the southern end of a turbulent continent. The region is physically cut off from the Sturm und Drang of postcolonial Africa by a cordon of massive mountain ranges, a cordon sanitaire of …