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Doctor Who and the T.A.R.D.I.S.

It May Be Time For Nintendo To Make Games, Not Consoles

It’s a little worrisome, writing this post. The opinion I’m about to put forth is one that can get you laughed out of game journalism, and one few people in the industry will even entertain. It’s the idea that Nintendo has lost their way when it comes to the home console game, and they should pivot …

Doctor Who and the T.A.R.D.I.S.

Doctor Who and the T.A.R.D.I.S.

Stock Photography – Can A Professional Photographer Make It Work?

The world of stock photography has grown tenfold in the last few years, and the large print archives of the past have been replaced by even larger …

Photography

Hands-on Photo Tips: How to create a spotlight effect in Photoshop

If your photos look flat and if you want to add some more interesting lighting effects to them in post-processing this tutorial is for you.<p>You should …

Tutorials

All change: the tiny room that can be anything you want it to be

From a giant honeycomb to a land of Lego and the last supper with mice, Korean artist JeeYoung Lee creates mystical universes in the confines of her 3x6 metre studio – then captures them on camera. Her first European exhibition, Stage of Mind, is at Opiom Gallery in Opio, France from 7 February to …

Rumor: Sony Has ‘Non-Bayer’ Sensors in the Works, Might Arrive as Soon as 2015

It’s been a little while since we’ve seen fit to report on a rumor. Most of what has passed through the rumor mill of late has either not been …

DIY Adapter Allows GoPro Cameras to Use Interchangeable Lenses

GoPro cameras may be ready to migrate from helmets to film schools thanks to the Ribcage, an in-development assembly that allows the tiny action cams …

Taking Photographs Weakens Memories, Psychological Study Finds

Here’s something that both photographers and the typical millennial have to look forward to in old age: Your memory is going to suck because of all …

Awesome Links for Photographers to Browse Over a Coffee

Another terrific week in the field of photography has passed us by with some really gifted artists sharing their latest works and writing some …

Long Exposure Photography: Expect the Expected

Various photographic techniques each have their own ups and downs, ins and outs, and so on. I want to talk about some of the simple things that you …

Graphic Design & Illustration Tutorials by Envato Tuts+

In this tutorial we look at how you can integrate typography with photos to create an impressive 3D effect. You’ll see this sort of effect on …

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Study Claims Taking a Photo Can Impair Memory

As photography enthusiasts, it can be difficult to strike a balance between getting a great shot and truly experiencing the things around us. A …

When to Use Back Light

<i>This is a guest post by Thomas Shue – lilsamedia.com/blog</i> <i><br>Follow him on Twitter:</i><p>Today I am offering you some tips about back lighting. Simply put, …

The Nikon Df Takes DxOMark’s Low-Light Crown, Outperforms the D4

It seems the Nikon engineers had some tricks up their sleeves when they put the D4 sensor inside the new Nikon Df, because while the sensor earned …

Do You Have Insurance for Photography Equipment?

You have insurance to cover damage to, loss of, or theft of your photography equipment, or <i>do</i> you? We have all heard the words of warning, look both …

Creative Watermarking - How to Integrate Your Signature into Your Photos

Watermarking is a topic that many photographers are quite passionate about. It seems to be a viable way of protecting your images from online theft, …

Tutorials

How to use Instagram and Pinterest for your arts organisation

Thinking of setting up an Instagram or Pinterest account for your arts venue? Follow these top tips, from our last live chat<p>• Top Instagram accounts for inspiration • Top 10 dos and don'ts for Pinterest and Instagram<p>Maria Gilbert, senior writer and editor, J. Paul Getty Museum<p><b>Showcase visitor</b> …

How photographing events stops us living them

In our visually sophisticated era, it can be hard to separate the ability to capture the moment from fully experiencing it<p>As someone who has spent the last two decades making my living as a photographer, I know what it's like to stare down the barrel of a lens. I have also often been in the …

Listen – 30 Tunes To Get You In The Mood For Reading & Leeds 2013

Whether you’re dusting off your tent, sorting out petrol (and more importantly beer) money with your mates or just poring over the yellow poster …

Plans to celebrate Amy Winehouse’s 30th birthday include skydiving mother and Jon Snow gig

#Amys30 will include a pop up shop, parachute jump and musical performance by news reader Jon Snow<p>Full details of the events taking place to mark …

Nirvana - Heart-Shaped Box (Director's Cut)

By 1993, Kurt Cobain was already weary of the trappings of fame.<p>Pursued by tabloids, caught in the machinations of a major label, the Nirvana …

Director’s cut of Nirvana’s ‘Heart-Shaped Box’ revealed – watch

Extra footage from Anton Corbjin video unearthed as part of 'In Utero' reissue<p>The director’s cut of Nirvana‘s ‘Heart-Shaped Box’ video has been made …

Mark Strong teases Lex Luthor role in Superman vs Batman

Before Warner Bros. announced that it was to bring together DC’s two most iconic superheroes for <b>Superman vs Batman</b>, a rumour emerged tipping Mark …

New synopsis for Captain America: The Winter Soldier

After showcasing new footage from their upcoming Phase Two line-up today at the D23 Expo, Disney and Marvel Studios have released a new synopsis for …

Thor: The Dark World – hammering home Marvel's world domination

The manner in which the Disney-owned studio is weaving together characters and narratives over multiple movies is a wonder to behold. And it’s not even nearly over<p>Time was when talk of a new Thor movie would have barely stirred the ultra-sensile hairs on the back of the average fanboy's neck. But …

Zoologger: How to persuade a giant panda to have sex

<b>Species:</b> <i>Ailuropoda melanoleuca</i><b><br>Habitat:</b> a few isolated mountain ranges in China, and any zoo willing to pay China to rent one<p>Edinburgh Zoo …