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The Complete Guide to Color Management: Color Made Easy

Color management can be one of the most boring topics to learn as a photographer, right up there with topics like digital asset management and …

Color Management

Photography tips: How to take great photos of people at night and low-light

Shoot during dinnertime<p><i>Note: This article was first published on 21st December 2015, and republished again as it's suitable for this season.</i><p>Taking …

Failure to stop Paris attacks reveals fatal flaws at heart of European security

PARIS — To carry out the attacks that left 130 people dead in Paris this month, the killers relied on a cunning awareness of the weaknesses at the heart of the European security services charged with stopping them.<p>Poor information-sharing among intelligence agencies, a threadbare system for …

2 reasons the Paris attacks were especially alarming

It's unclear where and how they were planned, whether they were executed with the orders or coordination of terrorist leadership based outside of France, and why certain targets were selected.<p>Although ISIS has claimed responsibility for the carnage, both ISIS and Al Qaeda attempted to connect …

Ultimate Cheat Sheets for Photoshop and Lightroom

Want an ultimate single-page cheat sheet for looking up keyboard shortcuts in Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC? The design team over at setupablogtoday …

How To Use The 3 Most Important New Features In Lightroom 6

To be honest, I’ve been waiting for Lightroom 6 for a while now, and I know I’m not the only one! Judging from the threads on every photography forum …

A Quick Way To Add a Dusty Atmosphere In Photoshop

I’m sure that you have had that experience in which, after hours of editing a photo you shot, you still sense that there is something missing, but …

How to Create Faux Fog in Photoshop in 4 Easy Steps

While I strongly prefer adding creative touches to my photos with physical tricks and effects — such as using dry ice for fog — sometimes I do need …

Photoshop - How to Fix Oily Skin

Oily Skin

Those with NParks BBQ permit can drink alcohol after 10.30pm

Photoshop - Introduction to the Dodge and Burn Technique

Tutorials

Wildlife Photography: Enhance The Eyes

Wildlife

How to Create Duotones and Split Tones in Lightroom

Before we go anywhere, we should discuss exactly what a duotone is. It has its genesis in the printing world where, to save on color printing costs, …

MHA on the lookout for ‘smart vest’ for police officers

Police to set up new Cybercrime Command in CID: Iswaran

Personal drone registration will become necessary, U.K. Lords say

Image copyright Signe Brewster/Gigaom.A U.K House of Lords committee has recommended that, in the long term, people operating drones for leisure may …

Driverless car review launched by UK government

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1144000/1144630_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524696642_6816ec1a1fe45f97e9f2e3eefef32104<p><b>Changes to road regulations and car maintenance checks will be necessary to accommodate driverless cars on the roads of the UK, a Department of Transport</b> …

Smartphone theft drops in London, 2 US cities as anti-theft ‘kill switches’ installed

Straighten, Rotate, or Flip A Photo in Lightroom

<i>Note: This post is from our book Develop Great Images in Lightroom (available on iBookstore & Scribd).</i><p>A crooked photo can be downright distracting …

How to Read a Histogram

The histogram is a readout of information that tells you things that you won’t necessarily see in the image that you shoot. If you know anything …

How to Calibrate Your Monitor

A Guest Post by Andrew Mills from Andrew Mills Photography. Many of us spend a small fortune on our camera equipment trying to get the best quality …

Mobile devices and driving: What you need to know about changes to Road Traffic Act from Feb 1

SINGAPORE - As of Feb 1, it will be illegal for drivers to hold any type of mobile device while driving. Previously, only calling or texting someone …