Gregory Chavez

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The Ultimate Glossary of Photographic Terms

The folks over at Treat recently emailed us to share their new massive glossary of photography terms originally published on their site. If there is …

7 ways to reduce data usage on your Android smartphone

Shutterstock<p>Cellular data used to be something we took for granted, until carriers switched to tiered plans. Even the so-called unlimited options throttle you after using a certain amount of gigabytes, making data a resource we hold very dear. Are you trying to make the best out of your precious …

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What I've gained and lost because of Amazon Prime

Like a lot of readers of <i>The Verge</i>, I don't know when I stopped going to Best Buy, but I know why. Around 2010, I subscribed to Amazon Prime.<p>In New York, where I lived at the time, shopping meant sacrificing time and energy at the altar of commerce, first to hoof it to the store, then lug whatever …

The Best Ever Photoshop and Lightroom Cheat Sheets

<i>Update 6/24/15: PDFs have been reformatted for easier printing.</i><p>If you find yourself struggling to remember all of Photoshop’s and Lightroom’s …

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Sony adds XAVC S and high bitrate video to a6000

Sony continues to embrace the feature-adding firmware trend by adding high bitrate video recording to its a6000 mirrorless camera. Firmware v2.0 adds …

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Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet Review

This article titled “Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet review: the thin tablet that’s also an Android laptop” was written by Samuel Gibbs, for theguardian.com on …

How To Protect Your Rights As a Photographer in the Modern World

In today’s society, it seems that no knowledge is more prudent for photographers to learn than the rights of themselves and their photographs. Here …

How to Get Great Prints from your Digital Darkroom

One of the great joys of digital photography is the ability to quickly and simply produce large, stunning prints from the comfort of your own home, …

40 Movies About Photography Every Photographer Should Watch - Resource

Adam SherwinJuly 10, 2014<p>Film making and photography go hand-in-hand. In film making, the art of cinematography is lost with photography. The skill …

Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

A Brief Guide to Photographic Acronyms

Sometimes it seems like photography is just one big repository for acronyms. We buy a new lens, it is sold with OS or VR. Our cameras have very high …

Get the Hand Stylus 40% off: a touchscreen stylus for your tablet

Wished you had a touchscreen pen for your iPad or Android tablet? Well, here's a good one and it's 40% off. The Hand Stylus is a best-in-class …

Samsung Gear S review | Android Central

Samsung Gear S reviewSamsung didn't just make a smartwatch — it made a really small phone for your wrist<p>November 26, 2014<p>Samsung helped launch the …

Moto 360 vs. the LG G Watch R!

Two Android Wear smartwatches, both alike in dignity. And shape. And from the first time we saw the Moto 360 compared to its square brethren, well, a …

How long can we stay awake?

We can fight off the sandman for a while, but after a certain point, sleeplessness leads to temporary madness and – just maybe – death, discovers Adam Hadhazy.<p>People start to hallucinate and go a bit crazy<p>It’s surprising how we spend our lives. Reach your 78th birthday and according to some …

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Starting February 11, 2015, All Four Major US Carriers Will Let You SIM Unlock Your Phone - Here's The Fine Print

If you've ever gone to a foreign country with a carrier-branded phone, or tried to use that phone on a different operator in the US, you've probably …

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How to prepare your iPad for sale or trade in

So, you decided you’re going to get a new iPad. Maybe you need to sell your current iPad so that you can don’t have to come up with as much money out of your pocket, or maybe you plan on handing it down to your nephew or niece because it’s an older version that won’t bring much trade-in value. Now …

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Five ways to repurpose (or sell!) unwanted tech

Someone got you that thing you wanted during the holidays, and that’s awesome. Maybe someone got you something you really didn’t want, which is a lot …

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2014

We cover a lot of things here at Lifehacker, but we love nothing more than a good step-by-step guide. Here are our best how-tos from the year, from …

Employers ignore almost everything on your application–except this

It’s the holiday season, and millions of people are about to get a flood of unsolicited career advice from older relatives.<p>Most of it will be useless.<p>You don’t need to be told that a resume should be clear, uncluttered, and typo free. (A good summary of common, deal-breaking mistakes comes from …

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Logitech Ultrathin Magnetic Clip-On Keyboard for iPad Air

Given that software keyboards are still buggy as hell, I’ve really had the chance to put the Logitech Ultrathin to use full time, and the conclusion in my iPad Ultrathin review still holds true for me.<p>The battery has never died on me, and I only remember having charged it once in the last eight …

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Review: BeatBuddy drum machine in a stomp

When musician David Packouz couldn't find a stomp-based drum machine that didn't sound, well, like a drum machine or one that could provide fills, …

6 common problems with the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet and how to fix them

Anyone who is in the market for a sleek and powerful tablet doesn’t need to look any further than the Sony Xperia Z2 Tablet. Boasting high-end specifications packed in an ultra-slim body, a vibrant display, and the capacity to withstand the elements, there’s a lot to love about this fantastic …

Kohler's new toilet seat de-stinks the bathroom, but may turn you off of avocados

If you're like most people, you probably don't like leaving the bathroom smelling of "what you've done" after using the toilet. While spray cans and …