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The Best Piece of Equipment To Improve Your Star Photography

Improving night photography is an ever closing gap riddled with tech-tips, tricks, and expensive gear. The Star Adventurer by Sky Watcher-USA seeks …

Kendall Jenner Reveals That Her Dad Coached Her in Track

Kendall Jenner revealed to Jimmy Kimmel last night that she had some athletic advantages growing up as the daughter of an Olympic gold medalist.<p>“I’m …

Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen Call Bachelorette JoJo Fletcher and Jordan Rodgers ‘Fame Hungry’

Whoa! Who knew <b>Jason Biggs</b> cared so much about <i>The Bachelorette</i>?<p>The <i>American Pie</i> actor, 38, and his comedian wife, <b>Jenny Mollen</b>, <b></b>weighed in on <b>JoJo …

Emmy Nominations: 'Game of Thrones,' HBO Lead the Pack

Power-and-blood fantasy saga "Game of Thrones" ruled the Emmy nominations Thursday with a leading 23 bids, including best drama, while a real-life epic of murder and celebrity, "The People v. O.J. Simpson," was close behind with 22 nods.<p>"Game of Thrones" gets the chance to win its second top Emmy, …

Wilderness Landscape Photographer, Teacher & Presenter

Whether you’re interested in prints, inspiration, or developing your own photography skills, I want to help you in any way I can. After you sign-up …

Alligators caught on camera during mating ritual

Every species has its own unique mating rituals. Even though they involve different behaviors, they’re all saying the same thing.

Six Months With The α7R II

About four months ago, Matt Kloskowski wrote an article about his first 60 days with the Sony α7R II. Kloskowski had been a Nikon shooter, and he …

MacPhun Photography Creative Kit Bundle

A photo creativity bundle unlike any other has been assembled this week. 700+ Editing tools, presets & filters. 40+ Photo guides, e-books, videos. 12 …

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone to Computer (Mac & PC) without iTunes

With every iPhone user, there comes a point when you want to know how to transfer photos from your iPhone to the computer, whether it be a Mac or PC. Uploading and downloading your pictures from iPhone is a smart way to create more storage space on your iOS device. There are a multitude of ways in …

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Severe criminal justice policies hurt U.S. economy: White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Longer prison sentences for non-violent criminals and crowded prisons are hurting the American economy more than they are helping it, economists in U.S. President Barack Obama’s administration said in a report released on Saturday.<p>The front gate is pictured at the Taconic …

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Prince: every album rated – and ranked

The Purple One’s discography rarely dipped below sublime sex-funk. We rank all 37 LPs from his polymathic 80s masterwork Sign O’ The Times to 2003’s saxophone-heavy N.E.W.S.<p><b>1</b> <b>Sign O’ the Times</b> <i>1987</i> <b>★★★★★</b><p>Prince the polymath in full and frightening effect, across funk, rock and genres yet to be given …

New Kardashians Tell-All Resurfaces the Dark Details Around Robert's Death

A look back at how his wife at the time betrayed the family.<p>While Ian Halperin's new unauthorized biography about the Kardashians, <i>Kardashian Dynasty</i>, is short on new details about the family (it's mostly a retread of old tabloid stories and information the Kardashians themselves have already …

Learn What Makes a Photograph 'Art' with The MoMA's New Photography Course

Don’t understand why Ansel Adam’s monochromatic landscapes are considered “art?” New York’s Museum of Modern Art ( MoMA) can get you up to speed. …

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5 tips from Chase Jarvis on how to travel like a boss

Commercial and adventure photographer Chase Jarvis has seen the world over many times, flying millions of miles throughout his career. It would make …

How A Color Designer Creates The Perfect Backdrop For Famous Art

At major museums around the world, the color experts at Farrow & Ball train their discerning eye on the walls behind the artwork.<p>White walls may reign supreme at art galleries, but at major art museums, colored walls are standard practice. And while you might be hard-pressed to remember what color …

Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 III Long Zoom Camera Boasts 20.1MP Sensor, Zeiss Lens and More

Sony has announced their latest addition to Cyber-shot series, the DSC-RX10 III. With its 20.1MP sensor and super-telephoto zoom lens, the long zoom …

Sony Cyber-shot RX10 III superzoom boasts 24-600mm zoom and 1-inch sensor size - Pocket-lint

It wasn't so long ago that Sony released the second-gen Cyber-shot RX10 - a camera, ultimately, similar to the original superzoom in that range. But …

I Shot Portraits of Mongolian Eagle Hunters

My name is Sasha Leahovcenco, and I’m a photographer based in Los Angeles. Last year, my friend (and project producer) Cale Glendening and I traveled …

The Ballad of Mike Love

Mike Love bounds up the stairs inside his massive Lake Tahoe home (10 bedrooms in all, 12 bathrooms, two elevators, not to be believed) and into a …

Oscars 2016: Nominations favored chest-beating action pictures, but there's more to it

It was Boys' Night Out Thursday morning at the Oscars, as the two films that got the most nominations — Alejandro G. Iñárritu's "The Revenant" with 12 and George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road" with 10 — were decidedly masculine, action-heavy affairs.<p>Or was it that kind of a morning after all?<p>On the …

These Motivational Eminem Songs Will Push You Through Your New Year’s Resolutions

There’s no question that ever since “Lose Yourself,” Eminem has pumped out some of the most motivational songs in all of music. While not much can live up to the ferocity of the aforementioned Oscar-winning track, Em still has a robust catalog of songs that should be the soundtrack to your New …

Madonna argued with ex-husband Sean Penn, but he never physically abused her, she says

Madonna is stepping up to the plate for Sean Penn, reportedly filing a court declaration saying that although she and her ex-husband definitely argued during their marriage, he never physically abused her.<p>"Sean has never struck me, 'tied me up,' or physically assaulted me, and any report to the …

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Sony’s New Sky HDR App Replaces the Graduated ND Filter for Landscapes

Sony just launched a new PlayMemories app called Sky HDR. It’s designed to replace the graduated neutral density filters in Sony photographers’ …

Adorable Baby and Bulldog Puppy Share a Birthday and an Unbreakable Bond

Dilan Ivens and his bulldog Farley have demonstrated that dogs truly are man's best friend. Both boys were born on May 26, 2014 and they instantly developed an undeniable bond. They play together, eat together, and nap together–all while mom Ivette documents their adorable relationship on camera. …

The Aurora HDR Photo Editor is Now Even Better

New tools, improved performance and more. <i>Aurora HDR</i> is now up to 2x and 4x faster on MacOS and Windows computers, respectively, and is now compatible …