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The 100 stories that shaped the world

BBC Culture asked writers around the globe to pick stories that have endured across generations and continents – and changed society.<p>“I rarely find someone, really anyone, who doesn’t know some part of this story – the idea of the lost man who can’t get home after the war… the woman at home with …

Literature

Canon to Unveil Two New 70-200mm Lenses Next Month: Report

It looks like upgrades are coming to Canon’s 70-200mm lens lineup. A new report states that Canon will be announcing not one, but <i>two</i> new 70-200mm …

Cameras

Four Settings Every Photographer Should Know on Their Camera

When it comes to our cameras most of us put a lot of time into researching which camera to purchase. We review websites like Fstoppers, read user …

Photography

12 Of the Best Spots for Astrophotography

EYE TO THE SKY: WHERE TO GET INCREDIBLE CELESTIAL PHOTOS<p>Olympus Visionary, Peter Baumgarten | Shot with an Olympus OM-D Camera | M.Zuiko 8mm F1.8 …

National Parks

Natural Wonders Seen Through Glass

Nature is usually best observed unfiltered, with nothing between you and the trees, bees, and breeze. But sometimes—for comfort, safety, or practicality—it’s better to opt for the next best thing: seeing the natural world through a wall or bubble of glass that protects you from the elements. It’s a …

San Francisco

Fujifilm X-E3 Mirrorless Camera Review

I was heartened to see the new Fujifilm X-E3 being promoted by the company as being “built from the essence of minimalism.” In art and design, …

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains Buffett's No. 1 rule

When Danielle Town found herself burnt out and even starting to get sick from her work as a corporate attorney, she knew she didn't want to keep …

Investing

The Best Photo Gear of 2018: TIPA Announces Annual Imaging Product Awards

Shutterbug, a member of the Technical Image Press Association (TIPA), once again teamed up with over two dozen other member magazines from around the …

Amazon Spent Years Learning What It Takes to Do Great Work. These 4 Steps Contributed Most to Its Success

"Skill is overrated," says Jeff Bezos. These four things are not.<p>Yesterday, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos published his annual letter to shareholders, and it's got some great advice for anyone who is striving to do great work.<p>After commending Amazon employees for their commitment to excellence, and …

Leadership

Canon EOS M50 mirrorless compact has been launched for the Indian market at Rs 61,995, features 4K movie recording

Canon India on Friday launched EOS M50 — a new mirrorless camera for the millennials in India. Canon EOS M50 is priced at Rs 61,995 for the single …

Cameras

Opinion: the Sony a7 III could be the new Nikon D750

For the past few years, I've been recommending the Nikon D750 to enthusiasts and semi-professionals needing a reliable DSLR to grow in to – probably …

What’s In My Bag For Long Exposures | Sony

I am a fine art B&W photographer specializing in long exposure. By long exposure, I mean that I frequently have exposures that are several minutes …

A Landscape Shooter’s Guide to Back Button Focus and Hyperfocal Distance

Want to learn how to shoot tack-sharp landscape photos? Photographer Dave Morrow made this solid 27-minute guide that teaches his personal focusing …

Landscape Photography

10 of the Most Anticipated Books of Spring 2018

It’s undeniably good to curl up with a book when the weather is spiteful, as it is to tote one along to the beach—but what about spring book season? Is spring the underdog of reading periods, not yet the subject of clichés and best-of lists but yet arguably the best time to get into a new title? …

Best lens for travel photography (2018)

This video answers a question that Mitchell Kanashkevich gets asked, perhaps more than any other. "What is the best lens for travel photography? For …

Why You Should Take Up Photography

Here at Light Stalking we have a wide range of photographers with an equally wide range of experience. One demographic that is always welcome here is …

Photography

How to make the best photographic prints

<b>What you see isn’t always what you get in the translation between screen and print. Matthew Richards reveals how to make your prints charming</b><p>However …

How to Enlarge Photos Without Losing Detail in Photoshop CC 2018

With the new Adobe Photoshop CC 2018, a new image enlargement algorithm, “Preserve Details 2.0,” came as an improvement over the previous upsampling …

10 Must-Have Canon Lenses for Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is a difficult art to perfect. No matter how stunning the view, replicating it on a camera can be tricky and frustrating. There …

Warren Buffett is worth $87 billion — here are 9 of his best pieces of advice on success

When it comes to getting rich, Warren Buffett is in a class all his own.<p>The 87-year-old founder and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway is worth $87 billion. He first became a millionaire when he was 32.<p>Buffett's skill and success with the stock market has reaped major benefits and earned him a nickname: …

Blending Japanese traditional and modern architecture, this Kyoto guest house is a quiet stunner

Tucked away in the dense network of narrow streets in Kyoto's central Gojo Karasuma district, an old house has come back to life and—after a …

Architecture

Meet the startup that makes milk—without cows

Three young entrepreneurs in their mid-twenties sat nervously in the Hong Kong office of Solina Chau, one of the world’s most powerful women. Chau, founder of Horizons Ventures, oversees investments for multibillionaire Li Ka-Shing, focusing those investments on disruptive technologies she thinks …

WPPI 2018: Sony Surprises with a7 III Camera Release

In a surprise move, after the close of festivities on the first day of WPPI, Sony has launched the a7 III Mirrorless Camera. This mid-level camera …

The Leica Story – The Leica SL

Leica’s Brilliant Mirrorless Camera A little over two years ago Leica surprised the photo industry by introducing the Leica SL a mirrorless camera. I …

Cameras

The Best Zoom Lenses For Wildlife Photography

<i>From the birds and the bees, to the lions, tigers and bears – these are the lenses you want to consider.</i><p>Wildlife photography is a fun hobby (and in …

Photography and the Addiction to Compliments, Praise, and Positive Criticism

When we create something like a photo, one of the most painful experiences can be receiving negative criticism regarding our photography. However, …

Canon 85mm Shootout: f/1.2 vs f/1.4 vs f/1.8

Canon currently offers three different 85mm lenses: the $370 85mm f/1.8, the $1,600 85mm f/1.4L IS, and the $1,900 85mm f/1.2L II. If you’re …

3 Reasons Global Firms Should Keep Investing in India

A major debate has unfolded around India’s economic prospects. On the one hand, you have Prime Minister Modi declaring at the 2018 World Economic Forum that India’s economy, already the fifth largest in the world, will double, to $5 trillion, by 2025. On the other hand, you have the media pointing …

Every Photographer Should Be Able To Do These 17 Things in Under 10 Seconds

I know what you're thinking...Photography is all about taking your time, checking the corners of the frame, perfecting the lighting, and so forth.And …

Shutter Speed

11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …