Danny Parsons

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13 Amazing and Entertaining Photographers on Periscope

If you’ve spent any time on Periscope you know, with its 10 million users to date, it’s becoming a fire hose of people to follow. While that pales in …

Road (And Trail) Tested: 2015 Subaru XV Crosstrek 2.0i Limited

Travel to the far ends of many remote roads and you will often find––a Subaru. It has as much to do with the spirit of the typical Subaru driver as …

Trail Tested: Salsa Cycles El Mariachi

Take a trip to your local bike shop and chances are some of the retail prices you see will make your knees buckle. It’s all part of the unfortunate …

7 Reasons Why Prime Lenses are Better Than Zoom Lenses to Improve Your Photography

Debates in the photography community are quite common, ranging from topics on photographic gear to brands and much more. One such never-ending debate …

The most interesting men in the world

This Dos Equis-drinking gent is only a fantasy, but in real life, people like him exist — and we found 20 of them.

Road Trip

last week my husband and i decided to go on a spontaneous road trip from Durban to Cape Town. he had just bought a new car from a dealer up country, …

Amazing Super Slow-Mo Video Shows How Your Camera Works

Ever wonder exactly how your DSLR camera works?<p>The Slow-Mo Guys, who post all sorts of neat super slow-mo video on YouTube, just uploaded a video …

Entrepreneur's Top 10 Posts From Richard Branson in 2014

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When it comes to launching a business, serial entrepreneur Richard Branson has “been there, done that” several times over. Starting with the student magazine he co-created at 16, Branson has founded many, many enterprises, most notably …

The Magic of Trading, or: How I Got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L II for Just $145

I got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L for $145 earlier this year. To be honest, it was more like $145 plus a couple trips to Starbucks, but it was still a …

2015 Honda HR-V Powertrain Details Come Into Focus

Since debuting its little Fit-based subcompact SUV in Tokyo last year, Honda has done only two things that matter to Americans: confirmed that, yes, it would be sold here and announced that it would wear HR-V badging. Other than that, it’s been radio silence—until today. At the 2014 Paris show, …

How to Make the 'Just Following Up' Email Less Dreadful

This story originally appeared on Salesforce<p>Most sales and business professionals have had the disappointing experience of placing a sales call or sending an email pitch only to hear crickets from the prospective partner or sales lead. You might have thought it was a more-than-qualified lead or …

What happened to the missing mummies of Egypt's lost queens?

Joann Fletcher ventures through the temples of Egypt to uncover the 'lost queens' of ancient times<p>On 2nd February 1925, the photographer from the Harvard-Boston archaeological expedition was setting up his camera tripod on the rocky plateau of Giza close to the base of the Great Pyramid. Having …

First Sigma 50mm Art Lens Review Claims Nikon and Canon Aren’t On the Same Level

When Sigma announced their 50m f/1.4 DG HSM Art lens, they included some extremely dramatic statements. Not only did they say that they wanted to …

Annie Leibovitz: can her magic now bring lustre back to M&S?

It is a classic Annie Leibovitz photograph. Indeed, it displays all of her trademark flourishes: a group shot of recognisable faces, each one striking an individual pose, the whole thing brought to life through a bold use of light in order to create the highly stylised, almost cinematic quality of …

3 Cool Ways to Print Your Instagram Photos

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Instagram is the best social media photography app out there. But what if you want your pictures off the app and on your nightstand? There are several companies out there who saw the need in the marketplace and offered up a solution. Each …

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Incorporate These 5 Habits to Take Advantage of the 'Highly Improbable'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some people think they can, and should, plan their life. But let’s face it, luck has a lot to do with most of the people we meet, most of the goals we achieve and most of the life that we live.<p>Nassim Nicholas Taleb goes even further by …

Oculus Rift could change the way filmmakers think about cinema

I never thought I'd ever say this, but I'm onstage with Beck.<p>He's wearing his usual hat-and-blazer combo, and covering one of my favorite David Bowie …

2014 Suzuki GW250 Review

01<p>of 03<p>2014 Suzuki GW250 Review: Introduction<p>The best beginner motorcycles come in all shapes and sizes, and in varying shades of …

Suzuki launches design competition

Suzuki’s first launch of 2014 hasn’t come in the shape of a new car but a one-off design competition all in aid of charity. The Japanese manufacturer …

25 things to do in the new year – in pictures

As 2013 draws to a close, what better time to look forward to some of the new season's cultural highlights. Our critics pick the most tantalising exhibitions, shows and releases, from the Vikings at the British Museum and Titian in Scotland, to Simon Russell Beale in King Lear, Spider-Man 2 and …

Do You Have a Prime Lens in Your Camera Bag?

Do you own a prime lens? Every DSLR owner should have at least one fast, fixed focal length lens in their camera bag. Zoom lenses are great; they can …

Glen Hansard Covers Springsteen’s ‘Drive All Night’ – Song Premiere

With his raw, emotive voice and strong narrative storytelling, Irish singer-songwriter Glen Hansard has always earned Bruce Springsteen comparisons. …

Review: Sigma 120-300 f/2.8 is One Sexy Beast

When Sigma announced a new version of the much loved 120-300 f/2.8 I immediately kicked myself for buying a much pricier 300mm Nikon about 6 months …