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Photographer Damien Maloney on working intuitively and playing with reality

Texas-born photographer Damien Maloney describes his style as “somewhere between recording what is in front of me and playing with things to see if I …

San Francisco

Learn to Use the Pen Tool in 5 Minutes!

In this Photoshop tutorial, Tutvid will break down how to create editable paths with the Pen Tool. How to work with anchor points, tangent handles, …

How to Stand Out With Your Photography

Do you value yourself as a photographer? Do you value your photos? Do you value yourself?Problem: many photographers talk down on themselves.For …

Street Photography

Tilt-Shift Photography: Tips to Get You Started

Tilt-shift photography is the art of making—or rather faking—miniature. It gives an effect that looks like the objects in the image have been shrunk …

Tilt-shift

Make a Simple DIY Lightbox for $25 Using an IKEA Box and LED Lights

Slovakian food recipe site Varme published this simple 1-minute video tutorial on how you can use $25 in IKEA products to create a DIY lightbox for …

53 Gluten-Free Recipes You Definitely Want to Cook

Just because you have a gluten allergy or swore off wheat products doesn't mean your food shouldn't be ridiculously delicious. These 53 gluten-free recipes prove it.<p><b>Welcome to the land of gluten freedom.</b> Just because you have a gluten allergy or swore off wheat products for other reasons doesn't …

Cooking

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 …

The best way to learn photography? The Arcanum demystified

In this post, I will demystify the Arcanum for you. We will look behind the romantic cover of the "never-ending circle of love" as Trey Ratcliff …

Photography

Xiaomi Mi Note Review: Why Apple And Samsung Should Be Very Worried About Xiaomi

The Xiaomi Mi Note is one of the hottest smartphones on the market that you can’t get in the U.S. The phone, a stiff competitor to Apple’s iPhone and …

How to Protect Your Camera Gear from a Robber

Renowned Magnum and National Geographic photographer David Alan Harvey offers this sweet 40-second tip on how you can protect the theft of your …

Photography

Understanding Depth of Field: How Aperture Affects DOF, Visualized

The key to mastering photography is not to follow the rules but to understand them. Understanding the photographic principles that define photography …

Landscape Photography

Disc-O-Bed Cam-O-Bunk

Reset Password Enter your email address to reset your password.<p>Reset email sent We will send a password reset link if this email is associated with a …

Millionaire YouTube Star Bethany Mota Shares The Secrets To Being Successful Online

Not only is she a massive YouTube celebrity— millions of people watch her beauty and style videos — but she's also a budding fashion designer, guest judge on Project Runway, and a contestant on ABC's "Dancing With The Stars."<p>But what does it take to be successful online?<p>Mota shares her tips:<p>People …

Dancing with the Stars

Rik Mayall Made Video Game Adverts For Nintendo In The 1990s. They Were Perfect.

As is well known by anyone who has ever watched a significant British sitcom recorded since 1980, Rik Mayall was a genius. Sadly he died earlier this …

FotoTiger facial recognition app for Android puts the “Who” in your photos

Applied Recognition, a company that develops face recognition technology, has launched FotoTiger for Facebook, a free Android app that automates tagging Facebook friends on your smart phone as it indexes photos according to the people in them.<p>The app tags and sorts photos from your camera roll …

Microsoft and Adobe team up to make Photoshop way better for touchscreens

Illustrator gets major new touch features too<p>Photoshop isn't the easiest app to use on a touchscreen, but Adobe is quickly beginning to change that. It officially began supporting touch gestures on Windows 8 today — including the ability to zoom, pan, and rotate — after starting to publicly test …

The flying car gets another shot at reality this October

Outside of goofy newscasters referencing <i>The Jetsons</i> and <i>Back to the Future 2</i>, flying cars don't get much airtime these days. The concept is far from dead, but similarly distant from viable reality: simply put, it's too expensive of an idea to exist as a consumer product with modern technology. …

Apple's big iPhones are a big imitation, Samsung says subtly in new ad

Samsung's US wing was troubled this week when its Korean office released somewhat stark ads mocking Apple. Tomorrow, it launches its own attack. It's a little more subtle. A little.<p>I'm not sure if you're aware, but Apple launched a couple of new, and rather larger, phones last week.<p>Oddly, it seemed …

Galaxy Note

How to Shoot Videos on your Android: Tips, Video Editing Apps and Publishing Platforms.

Without meaning to stray to far into truism territory, the core <i>raison d’être</i> of smartphones is that they are designed for many tasks. In a single, compact device you have a mobile phone, digital camera, PC, MP3 player, video player, travel guide, supermarket and any other service you can think of …

SDCC 14: All New Footage of Family Guy/Simpsons Crossover Screened

More of Peter and Homer's fight revealed, plus details about the Family Guy Christmas special.<p>At the Television Critics Association Press Tour a …

'Father of the internet' Vint Cerf explains how web addresses work

For most of us, browsing the web is pretty easy: type in a domain name, mash the enter key, and well, here you are. Behind the scenes, however, it's a mess of IP addresses, numbers and international stake holders. Part of ICANN's job is sorting all that out and making <i>your</i> web experience simple -- …

Study: Kids on screen-time diet lost weight, performed better in school

Research suggests parental monitoring of media consumption can have a lasting effect on a child’s development<p>Parents are in a much more powerful position than they realize.<p>A new study of over 1300 3rd to 5th graders found that parental monitoring of children’s media has ripple effects that extend …

Six Flags Unveils Tallest, Fastest and Steepest Wooden Roller Coaster

After much anticipation from thrill seekers and coaster enthusiasts, Six Flags Great America in Gurnee, Illinois has finally unveiled its newest …

Samsung Gear Fit Review: A Combined Fitness Band And Stylish Smartwatch For Your Galaxy Smartphones

The Samsung Gear Fit is one of three smartwatches announced this year by the South Korean company. Focusing on exercise and the quantified self, the Gear Fit is a smartwatch with a higher purpose. I’ve been wearing one for the last two weeks to review both the Gear Fit and the S Health software it …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Programming

Small rocket stove makes for an efficient offgrid or camping stove

In some circles, using the term rocket stove will be met with raised eyebrows and a puzzled look, but in permaculture, prepper, and DIY communities, …

Maybe you don’t need a gig. Wireless might bridge the broadband gap

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Sputanski<p>Not every community needs a fiber-to-the-home network. Not every home needs a gig to their …

Best LG G Flex Cases

The current crop of smartphones from LG feature an unique rear button layout that was first introduced with the LG G2, but not surprisingly, that isn’t the most noteworthy design feature of the LG G Flex, which is one of the first commercially available phones to feature a curved display. While the …

Operating Systems

Apple chiefs feared that smartphone buyers ‘want what we don't have’

Samsung patent trial hears executives were worried by slowing iPhone sales growth and lack of cheaper or large-screen phone<p>Apple's executives expressed concern in April 2013 that “consumers want what we don’t have” in smartphones – specifically, larger screens or significantly cheaper phones – …

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