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8 Simple Guidelines for Capturing Spectacular Sunrise and Sunset Images

en_US<p>article<p>8 Simple Guidelines for Capturing Spectacular Sunrise and Sunset …

Tips for Using ISO Settings in Photography

When you as a photographer—amateur or professional, analog or digital–practice your craft or hobby, you will at one time or another become acquainted …

Snake eats crocodile in battle at Australian lake

A snake won an epic battle against a crocodile which shocked onlookers at a Queensland lake<p>A snake has defeated a crocodile in an epic five-hour battle at a lake in Australia which left onlookers shocked as the python slowly devoured its prey.<p>The clash between a large water python and a three-foot …

Beyond Sochi: Photos Of Russia By Russians

The gap between how foreigners view Russia and how Russians view themselves is wide and as old as the country itself.<p>Russian photographer Valeriy Klamm felt that foreign photojournalists who came to work in his country arrive with the pictures they want to send back home already in their head: …

Can an app help improve your vision? Science says yes.

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>With hundreds of thousands of available apps, there just might be one for every need. Take UltimEyes, for example. The …

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The art of camouflage – spot the sniper

A series of photographs featuring camouflaged snipers shows how subtle the art of disguise has become. In this new age of trickery, could the invisibility cloak become a reality?<p>• Test yourself with Simon Menner's sniper pictures<p>If you think you have 20/20 vision, think again. Camouflage works by …

Nepal Slashes Everest Fees; Will Lower Costs Increase Crowds of Climbers?

Will the new fee structure increase the traffic—and the danger—on the busy mountain?<p>News that the Nepalese government is lowering the fee for climbing Mount Everest has set the mountaineering world abuzz. Last week, Nepal's Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation announced that it would cut …

Flooded landscape: the Somerset Levels, in pictures

Photographers Jon Rowley and David Hedges capture beleaguered Somerset villages reflected in the still flood waters

Spectacular Photos of the Magical Ice Castles in Utah

Salt Lake City-based photographer Ben Kuhns, who also happens to be one half of creative network Lunar / Solar, captures some enchanting images of the spectacular towers of ice, aptly known as <i>Ice Castles</i>, in Midway, Utah. The massive, icy structures are given a mysterious appeal through Kuhns' …

Castles

Funny Cardboard Signs Express the Thoughts of Lost Objects

Most pedestrians simply walk past the used, abandoned, and broken things found along the streets of New York City. But, not graphic designer Yoonjin Lee! As she navigates through the city, the senior at the School of Visual Arts finds clever ways to give personality to a variety of small, inanimate …

New York City

Why can't Iran and Israel be friends?

There has been much talk this month about subtle Iranian-Israeli overtures, sparking speculations in policy circles about the possibility of a thaw in relations between Tehran and Tel Aviv. While these speculations are premature and flirt with wishful thinking, it makes geostrategic sense for the …

24 Places Google Maps Won't Let You See (PICTURES)

These days it feels like everywhere is covered by Google Maps -- from our biggest cities to the surface of Mars.<p>Not quite.<p>In fact there are still …

Apple Buys 'Entire 3 Year Supply Of Sapphire'

Apple has reportedly just purchased an absolutely ridiculous amount of next-generation "sapphire" screens ready for its next generation iPhone (or …

Letizia Battaglia's best photograph: mafia murder victims in Palermo

'The prostitute in the chair broke the mafia's code of honour. Her body was now at everyone's mercy'<p>When I took this photograph, I was a young and lively woman, strong in my ideals and beliefs. I photographed Palermo day and night for an anti-fascist communist paper, taking pictures of everything I …

Top 5 Ducati SportClassics

For a motorcycle that only sold in small numbers and was produced for just five years, the Ducati SportClassic generates a remarkable amount of press. It’s virtually impossible to find a good condition example on the secondhand market, and if you do find one, you’ll have to pay handsomely for the …

Motorcycles

BitTorrent's revamped Android apps let you download just the files you want

If your Android smartphone regularly doubles as a peer-to-peer download machine, you'll want to check out BitTorrent's newly overhauled Torrent App and its µTorrent counterpart. Both apps have far sleeker interfaces that offer more control over transfers; you can now choose to grab only the files …