John Riddle

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Check Out These Tips on How to Capture Killer Images on a Safari from a Nikon Pro (VIDEO)

Here’s a fun how-to video that’s part travelogue and part tutorial, which you should definitely check out if you want to photograph wildlife on a …

Expert tips on capturing moody, misty mountain photos

During my eight years as a professional photographer, I’ve come to appreciate the moody and somber aspects of photography even more than the bursting …

Super News

The best mechanical keyboards you can buy

No matter how hard they try, keyboards today aren’t the iconic, mechanical IBM Model M of the ’80s. Older keyboards used to rely on buckling spring …

ON1 Photo RAW 2018: a Lightroom Alternative?

For the past decade, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom has been one of the top standard photo processing and image organizing software on the market. The …

Tutorials

Our favorite mesh Wi-Fi system can now boost any router you already have

We absolutely love the AmpliFi HD (High-Density) Home Wi-Fi System, which is by far the fastest and most reliable mesh wireless solution in this …

Wi-Fi

Face ID can be slower than Touch ID, but you can speed it up

Face ID is the future, and it’s easy to see why. It’s significantly more secure than Touch ID, and it eliminates a number of big limitations. But it’s not quite perfect yet.<p>Those who are lucky enough to have received a unit early from Apple have discovered that Face ID is slower than its …

The 19 Scariest, Freakiest Haunted Houses in Movies and TV

There’ve been a lot of haunted houses popping up on screens both large and small lately<i>,</i> including the dreaded 29 Neibolt Street house in <i>It</i> and the …

Pursuit - A 4K storm time-lapse film - Blog @ totallycoolpix.com

Sit back, relax, make sure your settings for viewing are as high as possible and be amazed at this beautiful time-lapse.

Time-lapse Photography

The 25 best ghost movies to give you chills

Who's afraid of no ghosts?<p>Everyone has a favourite ghost story, the one tale that haunts your nightmares and fuels that desire to immediately turn on …

Here are 100 PowerPoint shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Well, get ready to be even fancier (and more productive) because we've curated 100 of the best PowerPoint keyboard shortcuts.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Most Inspirational Photographers of the Month - May 2017

Well, another month has come and gone, and we've got another round of incredible images to share with you.We're always proud of the collection of …

Landscape Photography

15 Books for Stephen King Fans Coming in Summer 2017

It’s a good time to be a Stephen King fan! From the release of his new novel <i>Sleeping Beauties</i> to the big-screen adaptations of <i>The Dark Tower</i> and <i>It</i>, …

Books

How to shoot urban landscapes during the ‘blue hour’

<b>Award-winning photographer Matt Parry offers tips for getting the best from cityscapes and how to make the most of 'blue hour' light</b><p>Millions of …

How To Scout a Location for Landscape Photography

Hang around a group of landscape photographers long enough, and you’ll undoubtedly hear them talking about location scouting.<p>As the saying goes, …

Super News

Travel Photography Shot List to Keep You Creative

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.The excitement of planning and …

Landscape Photography

Oregon Odyssey

If there was one stand out highlight of my trip to the beautiful state of Oregon, it would have to be this one. Shore Acre State Park can show some …

Landscape Photography

Thunderstruck: A Guide to Photographing Lightning Part I

I love visiting the countryside. It's a great way to unwind, relax, and forget about the daily office hustle, the traffic, and whatever else is …

Landscape Photography

A nightmare future of AR is closer than we think

Is AR going to make our life better or turn it into a nightmare reality overlaid with incessant ads? At SXSW we watched the short film HYPER-REALITY by Keiichi Matsuda with Galit Ariel, who’s publishing a book on our AR future: Augmenting Alice. Matsuda’s film shows a possible dystopian future of …

Augmented Reality

5 tips for beautiful and natural-looking couple portraits

If you’re new to couple portraits, you probably know that it could be a bit tricky. It’s not always easy to get them relaxed and feel comfortable in …

15 Modern Horror Movies Stephen King Has Personally Recommended - Bloody Disgusting

Which remake did King once call “<i>the best horror movie of the new century</i>“?<p>Stephen King has been regularly churning out scary stories for over 40 …

16 New Books Recommended by Stephen King

It’s no secret that Stephen King, the master of horror, is a voracious reader. He’s also a man who loves to share his favorite books, often taking to …

Books

Google is bringing the whole wide world to virtual reality - Blog @ totallycoolpix.com

If you weren't sure about whether to invest in a Virtual Reality setup yet, maybe this video will change your mind. As it is mindblowing.

Virtual Reality

How to Use Composition Templates to Improve Your Photography

When doing photography in general, and in my case travel photography, the use of a <i>photography template</i> can be very beneficial and help improve the …

13 Books for Stephen King Fans Coming in 2017

If you miss Stephen King‘s writing, do not fear, there are plenty of great horror novels coming out in 2017, including a book from the King of …

Horror