Celest Komeza

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Sony A7III vs. Nikon D750 specification comparison

Yesterday Sony announced a new 24MP Sony A7III mirrorless camera priced at $1,998. Here is a quick specification comparison from SonyAddict.com (the …

Cameras

7 Tips and Tricks for Nikon Cameras

Photographer Steve Perry‘s most popular video ever was his “7 Useful Camera Tricks for Nikon Shooters.” Now he’s back again with 7 more camera tricks …

Seven More of the Best Nikon Tricks

Although it is popular to talk about mirrorless cameras these days, DSLR cameras are still alive, and with the help of some useful tricks, you can …

How I became Christian again: my long journey to find faith once more

After experiencing the horrors of war, Bryan Mealer lost his faith. Morning runs with a priest – and a visit to a more welcoming church – helped restore it<p>A few mornings a week, I go running with a priest.<p>We meet at 5.30 under a streetlamp in central Austin and make our way down to the state …

Faith

3 Reasons You'll Love the Apple iPhone X--and 3 Reasons You'll Hate It | Inc.com

Anything new and different requires an adjustment period. A new dating relationship, a new place to live--and now the iPhone X, the flagship iPhone model and the best product Apple has ever created. At $999, it's expensive, but the glorious new display looks like someone printed a glossy …

Mobile Technology

iPhone X review: Apple finally knocks it out of the park

The company’s most important smartphone in years does not disappoint, with Face ID and an all-screen design that spells the end of the home button<p>The iPhone X is Apple’s most important – and most expensive – new smartphone in four years, bringing with it a significant change to the design, dumping …

Mobile Technology

What if the iPhone 8 Plus is better than the iPhone X?

It feels like no-one cares about the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus. Last week it was reported that Apple’s latest iPhones are actually being outsold by their predecessors, the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. I can’t vouch for the veracity of that analysis, but it wouldn’t really surprise me if it were true. People that …

10 low budget tips for improving your photography

<b>We’ve rounded up some of the best low budget tips to help you improve your photography without breaking the bank.</b><p>Many existing tips to improve in …

Landscape Photography

How to Use Drag and Drop on Your iPad in iOS 11

You can drag and drop content from one app to another on your iPad courtesy of iOS 11, but only with the right model iPad. Here's how to do it.<p>PCMag …

This is the No. 1 thing successful people have in common

It enabled every major step in my career<p>It’s easy to think that highly successful people have some <i>hidden advantage</i> that sets them apart from the rest …

When a Portrait Photographer is Asked to Photograph a Horse…

As a photographer, I’m asked to shoot unusual assignments sometimes, but I’m always up for the challenge! I started getting into photography a few …

I Miss My iPod Classic More Than Anything

As Apple kills more iPods, an ode to the 'dumb' MP3 player.<p>On Thursday, Apple killed off the iPod Shuffle and Nano, the last of its MP3 players without apps or a WiFi connection. This is a goddamn shame, and reminds of when I said goodbye to the last "dumb" music device I ever owned, and probably …

A Beginners Guide: Becoming One With Your Camera

Rating:<p>3.17 based on 6 Ratings<p>July 23, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>A Beginners Guide: Becoming One With Your Camera www.sleeklens.com<p>This topic might sound …

Framing

Here Are 4 Simple Yet Effective Ways to Get Over Your Creative Block

Creative blocks are common, but experiencing them can feel strangely uncommon and eerily isolating. You might sometimes believe that your favourite …

43 Embarrassing Grammar Mistakes Even Smart People Make | Inc.com

When someone uses grammar incorrectly do you make an assumption about his or her intelligence or education? Like it or not, words, spelling, and punctuation are powerful and can leave a lasting impression on others. But even the most educated people often unknowingly make common writing and …

Language

What makes great street photography?

<b>David Gibson, one of Britain’s best-known street shooters, talks to David Clark about the ethics, practicalities, frustrations and joys of street</b> …

10 Things You Should Never Do as a Photographer

In this article, I discuss some of the different things that I’ve personally decided are bad ideas as an artist. Let’s dive in.<p>1. Steal Other …

Apple, please don't kill the iPad mini

The iPad mini might be on its deathbed.<p>The 7.9-inch tablet, a recent report says, is cannibalized by the 5.5-inch iPhone 7 Plus, which is big enough …

How I Motivate Myself to Make Photos

About to leave our apartment in Hanoi / Macro photo of Cindy’s hand.I have a hard time motivating myself to take photos. This is what works for me:1. …

Street Photography

How to connect wireless headphones to any TV

Use one of these methods to connect headphones to your TV and enjoy listening at full volume without disturbing others.<p>So you want to watch television at night without disturbing others trying to sleep. Or maybe you prefer to block out the noise of your surroundings -- like that annoying dog next …

Consumer Tech

32 Easy Exercises to Boost Your Creativity Everyday | Inc.com

For a lot of people, creativity is a talent that few people have.<p>For me, creativity is a skill we all have and can improve with regular exercise.<p>"Creativity is not just for artists. It's for businesspeople looking for a new way to close a sale; it's for engineers trying to solve a problem; it's for …

Creativity

Rip DVDs to Mac, mobile or hard drive easily (and for free)

<i>This post is brought to you by Digiarty.</i><p>Unless you’re a teenager, you’ve probably got some DVDs lying around from back when people still used DVDs. Ripping those old movies and TV shows not only keeps their contents from being lost or damaged, it also means you can print fresh copies from scratched …

Tech Trends

How Trevor Noah went from biracial youth in S. Africa to leading light on U.S. TV

NEW YORK — Trump. Trump. Clinton. The Obamas dancing like dorks.<p>Such is the stuff of a recent pre-election morning meeting at “The Daily Show” headquarters. Trevor Noah enters, water bottle and orange in hand, and wedges himself in among the writers, his back never pressing against the sofa.<p>“Can we …

Comedy

How to Get Comfortable With Being Uncomfortable, According to a Green Beret

7 steps to acclimate yourself to extreme situations so you can excel at every level.<p>I've been an entrepreneur for seven years. Midway through the fourth year, things were coming to a head. I wasn't getting enough sleep. I wasn't exercising, and I wasn't keeping my mind clear with meditation.<p>In the …

All Hail Claire Foy: The Woman Who Plays Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown

As the longest reigning monarch ever, Queen Elizabeth II has ruled over the United Kingdom for nearly 65 years, worked with 13 prime ministers (including Winston Churchill and Margaret Thatcher), and led the country through many major historical moments in history. While the Queen’s enduring public …

THIS Is What Teen Magazines Looked Like 15 Years Ago

Teen magazines always seemed so full of potential. For less than $5, you could select a glossy cover that promised you an afternoon of entertainment. …

Every geek movie we're excited about in 2017

Movies

One photographer visited the back alleys of Singapore to capture 'hidden doors'

Sometimes in the rush of exploring a new city, it’s easy to forget to stop and appreciate the smaller details. Now this photographer is shining a light on the hidden parts of Singapore.<p>Ricky Gui started with a project called ‘Illumination’, focusing on street lighting design. His interest soon …

Photography

How 'Gilmore Girls' influenced one of Merriam-Webster's words of the year

So you're watching the <i>Gilmore Girls</i> revival, and you get to the fourth episode, "Fall." And all of a sudden Rory appears to be in a weird nightmare where birds talk and Logan and a bunch of dudes are wearing steampunk gear and getting drunk and dancing and showing up on roofs. And you're like, …

TV

The New Wave Of Mirrorless

<i>TOP: Samsung NX300, Fujifilm X-M1; FAR LEFT TO RIGHT: Panasonic Lumix DMC-GX7, Sony NEX-6, Olympus PEN E-P5</i><p>The original concept behind the mirrorless …