Greg Myers

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Shooting with an Anamorphic Lens on an Ordinary DSLR

Have you ever heard of an anamorphic lens? If you’re a movie fan then you may have, but if not you’ve certainly seen them used in many films made for …

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Quantum Spookiness Has Been Confirmed by First Loophole-Free Experiment

It's official: reality is freaking weird.<p>Physicists have confirmed that distant particles really can influence each other and act in strange ways …

This one is easily slipped in if people start talking about their age (somewhere around "How old are you then?" and "Oh god, I feel so …

Princeton Study: U.S. No Longer An Actual Democracy

A new study from Princeton spells bad news for American democracy—namely, that it no longer exists.<p>Asking “[w]ho really rules?” researchers Martin …

The 20 Most Restricted Areas On Earth - #1 is Insane! | Watercooler

<b>Story Views</b><p><b>I bet I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking #1 has simply GOT to be Area 51 right? Well, it will probably come as a big surprise,</b> …

Crowdfund Your House

A developer in Wynwood is crowdfuning a 13,000 square foot commercial property at <b>2301 N. Miami Avenue</b> in Wynwood (h/t: Real Deal) through a Kickstarter-like site called Fundrise that specializes in "crowdfunded real estate". This is the site's first Florida project, possibly making it Florida's …

How to build a Harley cafe racer

A few weeks ago our article How To Build a Cafe Racer struck a chord with many readers. The response was overwhelmingly positive and it sounds like many of you are now using the article as a guide when modifying your own bikes.<p>However, that guide was good as design <i>theory</i>, and it’s now time for a …

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10 Habits of Highly Creative People

While creativity will mean different things to different people, I believe there are certain traits that are shared by highly creative people and …

Creativity

Cactus V6 Trigger is Capable of Being Used with Almost Any Flash System

Looking to change up the wireless flash trigger game, Cactus has announced its new V6, the world’s first wireless flash trigger that works on any …

Is a Harvard Student Bringing Down the Beauty Industry?

Grace Choi invented a 3D makeup printer that's about to take the beauty industry by storm.<p>Is the $55 billion dollar makeup industry about to be taken down by a Harvard Business student? According to Business Insider, Grace Choi has developed an at-home 3D makeup printer which has the capability to …

Izitru: A Service that Helps You Prove You Didn’t ‘Shop that Photo

As digital photographs become easier and easier to create, edit, and share, it’s also becoming easier to doubt the authenticity of photos. There have …

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How To Avoid Getting Underpaid As A Photographer

How to Avoid Getting Underpaid – Borrow from another Industry<p>The passion for photography can easily be turned into a profitable career. Plenty of …

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Advertising photographer Tim Tadder uses 15 lights to shoot trapeze artists under the big top

Behind the scenes with advertising photographer Tim Tadder as he shoots trapeze artists under the big top.<p>Image © Tim Tadder<p>Tim explains more on …

New Absurd Animated Portraits by Romain Laurent | Colossal

<p>Photographer Romain Laurent (previously here and here) continues to create a new looping animated portrait each week. The photographer began the …

Getting Started With Table Top Photography: A First-Hand Experience

Today I am writing an article about a subject that I know nothing about – table top photography. Let me explain why. Some time back, I wrote an …

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Panasonic GH4 vs 5D Mk III vs Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera « NEW CAMERA

Camera Zone compared all three – Panasonic GH4 vs 5D Mk III vs Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera video quality side by side, the Panasonic GH4 showing …

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Finally, a portable battery designed for the MacBook

What if you had a Mophie-like battery pack for your MacBook? Available for preorder now, the BatteryBox is exactly that.<p>The box itself is about the length of a credit card and packs a whopping 12,000mAh battery. That equates to about 12 hours of extra juice for the MacBook Air and 6 hours for the …

THIS is How You Sell a Lens on Craigslist: The Classified Ad to End All Classified Ads

Talented photographer and web designer Sasha Juliard just won Craigslist for photographers everywhere, because even if you’re not in the market for a …

V&A to showcase UK's biggest ever Horst P Horst collection

He is best known for some of the finest fashion photography of the 20th century and for his astonishing, arresting images of stars of stage and screen, but there is a lot more to Horst P Horst, the Victoria and Albert Museum will argue.<p>The museum will announce today that it will stage the biggest …

Why You Should Think About Hiring a Photojournalist to Document Your Wedding

“Documentary wedding photography” is a style of photography which a small, but growing, number of couples are turning to for their wedding day. Of …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

Deal Alert: Canon Gear, Nikon Gear and the Sony NEX-6 On Sale at B&H

Someone must’ve heard my birthday was just around the corner, because from now through most of the month of May, Canon, Nikon, and Sony all have …

Clever Hack Gives Your DSLR Nine Times the Battery Life

When it comes to days where there are long periods of shooting — particularly video — it’s always nice to know you have enough battery power to make …

These Photos Of Angelenos And Their Cars Are The Most L.A. Thing Ever

Ryan Schude is here to pay homage to the car capital of the world with his series <i>Them and Theirs</i>. In these cinematic, slightly campy, images, Californians pose in eternal sunshine with their wheels of glory.<p>It’s no surprise that the vintage cars in these photos come across as characters, even …