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These festive holiday cards are perfect for the typography enthusiast

These holiday cards are perfect for the font lover in your life. And yes, we know you have a font lover in your life.<p>Milan-based illustrator and …

Typography

The Next Generation of Photo Printing is Here...and You Need to See It!

It’s fun to think about how much the printing industry has changed. After all, when I was a kid, the options for printing photos was essentially …

Nikon D500 vs Nikon D750: Which DSLR should you choose?

Nikon's full-frame DSLRs cost a lot more than its DX models. For almost the same price as the relatively basic FX-format D750, you can get the …

Can We Hack Our Vision To See Infrared With The Naked Eye?

A team of biohackers is attempting to modify the human sensory spectrum.<p>“Can you imagine a color you’ve never seen?” Jeffrey Tibbetts asks, looking directly into the Skype camera. We would like to think that we can, of course, that our imaginations are limitless. But the answer, no matter how much …

Bruce Lee’s Never-Before-Seen Writings on Willpower, Emotion, Reason, Memory, Imagination, and Confidence

“You will never get any more out of life than you expect.”<p>Although <b>Bruce Lee</b> (November 27, 1940–July 20, 1973) is best known for his legendary legacy in martial arts and film, he was also one of the most underappreciated philosophers of the twentieth century, instrumental in introducing Eastern …

See How a $50K Cinema Lens Works from the Inside Out

The Science Channel on YouTube just released a really neat video in which they show you the inner workings of a $50K cinema lens. A piece of …

7 Reasons Why I’m Still a Nikon DSLR User

In this article, I’ll discuss seven reasons why I’m still a Nikon DSLR user… plus three reasons why I could be convinced to move on.<p>People ask me all …

Lens Adapters: A Look at Your Options Coming From Canon or Nikon

One of, in my opinion, the absolute biggest advantages to owning a mirrorless camera is that ability to adapt virtually any lens ever made. This …

How to Develop Color Negative Film at Home in 10 Minutes

Developing your own color negative film at home might not be as scary as you think. With a simple developing kit, a few accessories, and a short …

7 Reasons to Shoot With a Lens Filter

The best and cheapest investment you can make for your camcorder is a lens filter. Not only will it take the brunt of damage to your lens in the …

Why Film Is Not Dead: Meet The Camera Shop that Specialise Only in Film Photography

The debate surrounding the relevancy of film cameras is an ongoing one; the opinions about which vary from photographer to photographer. The …

How to Change the Colors of a Photo in Adobe Photoshop

Tell me if you’ve ever experienced something like this – You install a new program on your computer (such as Adobe Photoshop), open it up and start …

'My DIY boiler heats my six-bed home and keeps my pool at 32 degrees - for nothing'

New technology set to be introduced in the UK this summer will make it easier for thousands more people to heat and power their homes through at-home boilers and renewables.<p>Anyone who uses solar panels or wind turbines to heat their home currently has no way of storing the energy until the best …

Swimming Pools

How Different Are U1 vs U3 SD Memory Cards & CF vs XQD Cards?

Our field of photography is as wide and varied as a species -It’s almost an allegory for one. And like a living species, no matter how much …

Landscape Photography Design Part 2: Advanced Composition

Without composition there is just visual chaos with no beginning or end, no direction or cycle, no shape or difference between dark and light. This …

Google voice search records and keeps conversations people have around their phones – but the files can be deleted

Google could have a record of everything you have said around it for years, and you can listen to it yourself.<p>The company quietly records many of the …

Android News

An Interview with One of Australia’s Best Camera Technicians

There comes a moment in time when every photographer or film maker has to reach out to the expert who knows every part of their camera or lens. …

How Flash Relates to Shutter Speed, ISO and Aperture

<i>Be sure to also back our Kickstarter!</i><p>One of the biggest lessons that every strobist needs to learn is how to make flash output work with a camera’s …

Photoshop Tutorial - How To Soften Harsh Shadows On A Color Image

We had a tutorial on how to soften harsh shadows in Photoshop on a monochrome image, which is basically the easier job. Monochrome leaves you with …

The Best Printers, Ink, and Paper for Photographers

Cover photo by Meesri Apichart<p>Eric Stowell is responsible for content and merchandising for LD Products where he researches and writes about the …

Some People Can See 100 Times More Colors Than You

Most humans can see about 1 million colors. Some people can see around 100 million. This 4-minute video by <i>DNews</i> is an interesting look at this …

6 Filmmaking Tutorials for Cinematographers

You’ve got to keep learning if you want to become a true master of cinematography. Let’s check out a few filmmaking tutorials every cinematographer …

【Lighting Knowledge】Spectrum Genius Studio

<b>What is “TLCI”?</b><p>CRI, the Color Rendering Index is an inadequate gauge of color for solid state lighting [LEDs]. Many other indices have been proposed, …

From Jean Nouvel, A Smarter Way To Put Greenery On Tall Buildings

For the last few years, “put a tree on it” seems to be the unofficial rallying cry of architects–never mind the problematic logistics behind growing plants on tall buildings. Still, firms insist on mocking up sylvan skyscrapers that may never get built as designed. Jean Nouvel, however, has …

The Problem with Modern Lenses

When talking about the right kind of lenses, there are some characteristics that people should <i>not</i> be buying for most photographic practices. In this …

Cinematography

Shooting with an Anamorphic Lens on an Ordinary DSLR

Have you ever heard of an anamorphic lens? If you’re a movie fan then you may have, but if not you’ve certainly seen them used in many films made for …

Start A Fire

The truth about colour. This is stuff every film-maker should know about.

Page 1 of 4<p><b>RedShark Replay: Guest author John Clark of Berlin Picture Company explores why there's so little consistency of colour across broadcast</b> …

What Are The Real Differences Between Soft Boxes And Umbrellas?

This question is quite commonly asked among photographers who are just starting to work with flash photography. Umbrellas and soft boxes are both …