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The Best Advice About Camera Settings That I've Ever Heard

Look at any photography forum and by far, the most common question beneath any photo will be: "what were your settings?" By and large, that's the …

Photography

Meet Darian Volkova, The Master of Russian Classical Ballet Photography

Darian Volkova (previously featured) is a multi-talented 27-year-old photographer, ballet dancer, and artist who was born and raised in Khabarovsk …

Dance

REPORT: Dianne Feinstein and the 'Butchers of Beijing'

On September 24, 2015, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) proposed legislation that would rename the street across from Red China’s embassy after pro-democracy …

Human Rights

How to Mount and Frame Your Own Pictures

Today we are going to learn with Ben Fewtrell how to mount and frame your pictures.<p>Here's a list of the equipment needed to frame your photos<p>Una …

Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: Long Exposure in the Woods

What are you more afraid of: fast cars or woods that look haunted? The following photograph by Scott Wilson is a smooth combination of speed, a …

Photos

Long Exposure Astrophotography by Eden Bhatta

Eden Bhatta is a talented self-taught photographer, filmmaker, engineer, and artist who was born in Kathmandu, Nepal and currently lives and works in …

Photography

How a 10-Stop Neutral Density Filter Can Save Your Shot

Weather conditions aren’t always perfect when shooting landscape photography; let's be honest they are usually not ideal. One way to turn poor …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot Backlit Swimwear Photos During Golden Hour: Swimsuit Tutorial from Anita Sadowska

Pro swimwear photographer Anita Sadowska is back with another great tutorial. In the below video, she tackles the problem of what do you do when you …

Tutorials

Klavan: The Networks Are Lying About Trump's Trade War Victory

President Trump's tariff strategy seems to be paying off already with the European Union, with both sides working towards a "zero-tariff" agreement. …

Donald Trump

Confirmed: DOJ Used Materially False Information To Secure Wiretaps On Trump Associate

Newly released documents confirm House and Senate investigators’ claims that the Department of Justice and FBI used materially false and misleading …

Surveillance

Sharing 3D Printed Gun Instructions Online Is Free Speech, DOJ Rules

The government can’t stop you from sharing instructions for how to make a gun using a 3D printer, as such an action would violate the First Amendment.<p>…

U.S. Department of Justice

BOOM!! DOJ RELEASES Carter Page FISA application!!!

Well this is it. This is what the Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee said would prove that Carter Page was surveilled for political …

Surveillance

One Light Studio Portrait Tutorial with Nigel Barker

World renowned portrait photographer Nigel Barker demonstrates 3 lighting setups to make dramatically different portraits and moods.<p><i>Understanding how</i> …

Photography Tips

Three Mistakes to Avoid with Exposure Blending

Natural-looking high dynamic range (HDR) photos like these make a viewer feel like they are looking out of a window at some exotic location. It is …

Landscape Photography

REPORT: Baltimore Cops 'Stopped Noticing Crime' After Freddie Gray Incident

A new report from USA Today suggests that Baltimore police officers "stopped seeing crime" after facing harsh criticism — even from their own mayor — …

70% of Households Are Missing Out on This Important Tax Break

This tax break could be worth thousands -- and taking advantage of it could help you have a more secure retirement.<p>Did you know the government will …

Why ETFs Are Beating Mutual Funds

It's been a long time since the first modern day mutual fund, the Massachusetts Investors Trust, was launched back on March 21, 1924. The roaring 20s …

Video: How Nat Geo Photographers Hack Cameras to Capture Wildlife Shots

We all know that National Geographic works with some of the most talented photographers in the world to capture the amazing images that have been a …

Capture One Latitude style packs bring warm and cold color presets

Phase One has launched its new Latitude style series, the latest addition to the company's Capture One Style Packs product launched last year. The …

An Extensive Guide to Long Exposure Photography

Brew up a fresh cup of coffee because Gordon Laing has an epic new video showing everything one needs to know to take some excellent long exposure …

Photography

In Janus, the Supreme Court Corrects Its First Amendment Jurisprudence

A blow to public-sector unions is a win for American constitutional freedoms.<p>The Supreme Court is especially admirable when correcting especially …

The Ten Dumbest Things I Heard About Guns At The United Nations

For the past two weeks, I’ve been attending the Third U.N. Conference to Review Progress Made in the Implementation of the Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects — mercifully abbreviated as RevCon 3 for the PoA.<p>In …

5 Ways To Break The Rules Of Composition 5 Ways To Break The Rules Of Composition

In photography, just like in real life, there are times when it makes sense to break the rules. No matter how great your photography is, if you …

15 Stretches You Should Do Every Day

To bring you the best content on our sites and applications, Meredith partners with third party advertisers to serve digital ads, including …

Watch: Pro Photographer’s Simple Trick To Instantly Look Slimmer In Photos

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>“Can you make me look thinner?” is a common question heard by many photographers.<br>Nikon ambassador and …

How do you stretch the latissimus dorsi?

The latissimus dorsi is a large, flat muscle covering the width of the middle and lower back. It connects the bone of the upper arm to the spine and …

Russia's Nord Stream II Pipeline Is Ukraine's Worst Nightmare

Ukraine is Russia’s gateway into European gas markets. Of the 193 billion cubic meters (bcm) Russia’s state-owned Gazprom pumped westward in 2017 – nearly 40 percent of Europe’s total supply – 93 bcm transited via Ukraine. Moscow, however, wants to change that, diminishing Ukraine’s transit role. …

The mass shooting nobody will march against

In the pre-dawn hours yesterday, the nation experienced yet another mass shooting. One dead, 22 injured, including a 13-year-old boy. It took place …

Bite Size Tips: What Is High Key Lighting And How To Set It Up

There is a huge difference between shooting in natural light and shooting in a studio because, in a studio, one has full control over lighting. …

FBI head proves Washington has a vendetta against Trump

As FBI Director Christopher Wray started giving his response to the blistering report on the Hillary Clinton investigation, I hoped he would accept …