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The 51 Best Fantasy Series Ever Written

Whether you're a Swords and Sorcery type of fantasy reader, a fan of battles and betrayal, or you just want a few more goddamn elves in your life, there's something for you here. These are the truly great fantasy series written in the last 50 years.

Christophe Debon: One Of The Best Street Photographers Of Our Time

<b>All Photographs (c) Christophe Debon</b><p>Few photographers (dead or alive) make me jealous. Christophe Debon is an exception. I am terribly jealous of his work, it's damn good. As a street photographer there is lots of competition, but not much that worries me. This work worries me as it gives a whole …

Photographer's Heartwarming Tribute To His Dying Dog Will Move You To Tears

For many dog owners, the beloved companions are more than just a pet–they are a best friend, an equal part of the family. Ben Moon, a travelling …

More than a million people are using Slack every day now

Get your Slack facts<p>More than a million people use Slack every day now. You do, probably. Hard to imagine you reading a story about enterprise software if it wasn’t a part of your working life. Then again, Slack has always been a little weird like that. A year and a half ago, no one had ever heard …

All the Fall 2015 TV Shows You Need to Know

Here are the new and returning series you might or might not want to watch in the months ahead.<p><b>Drunk History, Season One, Comedy Central (September 1)</b><p>Based on the Funny or Die web series created by Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner, <i>Drunk History</i> takes a "narrator" in every episode, gets him or her …

How to Create a Smooth Long Exposure Hyperlapse

A hyperlapse is a form of timelapse photography where the position of the camera moves between each exposure to create a nice, seamless tracking shot …

Tutorials

B&H Photo Event Space

Add this event:<p>06/04/2015 4:00 PM 06/04/2015 6:00 PM Learning Lessons From Lightroom B&H Event Space, Second Floor of B&H NYC SuperStore at 420 9th …

The 15 Indie Films You Must See This June

#1. “The Tribe” (June 17)<p>(Film Page)<p>Director: Myroslav Slaboshpytsky<p>Cast: Grigoriy Fesenko, Yana Novikova, Rosa Babiy, Alexander Dsiadevich, Yaroslav …

Film Festivals

Use Luminosity Masks to Enhance Your Landscape Photography

Our cameras today are extremely powerful with settings and features that help us archive stellar image quality. But sometimes the images we come home …

11 Must-See Movies on Netflix That Expire in June

Hurry, you have days left!<p>June 1 brings with it tons of new Netflix goodies for the movie-loving couch potato, but with them comes the usual disappearance of certain choice titles from the streaming-service giant's library. However, with a few days to go before the calendar's May page must forever …

How to Brag

Science: Humblebragging doesn’t work. If you want to brag, just brag. Even better, just complain.<p><i>"Nothing is more deceitful," said Darcy, "than the appearance of humility. It is often only carelessness of opinion, and sometimes an indirect boast." - Jane Austen</i><p>Praise and sympathy: They are two of …

Harvard Business School

Lighthouse Photography: Inspiring Images of The Navigators, Guardians and Greeters

Lighthouses are a beacon for their role in history. Their many stories inspired painters, writers and photographers who want to share their beauty, …

Patton Oswalt's Famous School for Comedians

Podcasts. Webseries. Twitter. Vines! Here's everything you need to know to be funny and get laughs in this new age of comedy.<p><i>In tribute to Albert Brooks's classic Esquire piece "Albert Brooks's Famous School for Comedians" (1971), we asked Patton Oswalt to create his own version for today's</i> …

10 Tips Every Landscape Photographer Should Know and Use

Shooting amazing landscape photography isn’t just about going out into the wilderness with a camera and hoping for the best. Sure, sometimes you get …

44 Tips to Improve Your Photography

<i>In this article, New York-based photographer Todd Vorenkamp shares 44 helpful tips you can use to improve the quality of your photography.</i><p><b>1. Shoot</b> …

Podcasting and the Selling of Public Radio

<i>by Conor Gillies</i><p>A couple of weeks ago, NPR and two of its most influential member stations, WNYC and WBEZ, invited a large group of media and …

How Tanlines Made ‘Highlights’ the Most Fun Indie Rock Album of 2015

Say this for Tanlines: They’re committed to the bit. To premiere their forthcoming second album, <i>Highlights</i>, for fans and press, the Brooklyn …

Everything You Need to Know About Nikon AF Modes

If you’re a Nikon shooter who wants a better grasp of how your camera’s autofocus settings work, check out this 11-minute video by Steve Perry of …

Photos of Abandoned Places Found in New York City

For the past few years, photographer Will Ellis has been locating, exploring, and documenting obscure abandoned places in New York City. His images …

Abandoned Buildings

This Nunavut Photographer Takes Stunning Photographs of Arctic Life

Clyde River is in the middle of a legal battle over seismic testing in Baffin Bay. These photos will help you understand why it's such a big deal.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>While I was covering the Clyde River story last week, I came across Niore Iqalukjuak's photography and …

These Photography Links Will Keep You Busy for a While...

As another wonderful week passes us by we find Toad Hollow Photography searching points all over the internet for links to great photography …