Marcus Carrillo

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11 Tips for Working on the iPad

In a recent episode of Connected, we rounded up some of our favorite "iOS little wonders" and Myke was surprised by one of my picks: the ability to launch individual notes on iOS through shared links. The ensuing discussion inspired me to assemble a list of tips and tricks to improve how you can …

Apps

Field Studies: Painting en Plein Air featuring Gaye Adams

Ingenious Pencil Design Includes a Built-In Sharpener

Ordinary graphite gets a sharper outfit with designer Andrew Pyza‘s pencil+, a pencil holder and extender that includes an eraser at one end and a sharpener at the other. The tool fits any average pencil from full-size down to 14mm long, and any time the tip breaks, all you have to do is unscrew …

The most powerful 10 second toning tip you've never heard of!

Here’s a colour toning tip I picked up from Barrington Russell last year and I still use it to this day! What if I told you that within just 10 …

How to shoot long exposures for only $1

I find long exposures to be great fun, especially once you start really stopping down the light and extending that shutter to ridiculous lengths. The …

Lens Techniques: The Close Up Portrait | Sony

Although it’s very hard to think “stills” and “video” on the same shoot, the fact is that even though I’m shooting mostly video these days, after 35 …

Photography

Watercolor Has An Unpredictable Character That Lets Me Create Expressive Animal Paintings

When I was a little boy, I lived in the countryside in a modest little family. My parents did not have enough money to buy me fancy toys. As a …

Painting

Gorgeous Fragmented Watercolors Form Soothing Cityscapes

These gorgeous watercolor paintings feature soothing landscapes that fade off into the surface of the paper. Created by South Korea-based designer and illustrator Sunga Park, each scene is a study of the architecture located in cities around the world, including London, Paris, Busan, Istanbul, …

Painting

Splashed Watercolor Paintings By Tilen Ti

Watercolor paints have a fantastic way of capturing vital energy and ghostly shades of color that no other medium can, and Tilen Ti, an artist in …

The Watercolor Mountains of Eleonore Bernicchia | Insta Illustrator

Reminiscent of Monet and Turner, Bernicchia's watercolors give us quiet moments with nature.<p>Traditional beauty, in the style of Monet and Turner, shines through in Eleonore Bernicchia’s watercolor illustrations of forests, lakes, and cityscapes. The Montpellier-based artist posts the pieces on her …

Brush Strokes

Artist Uses Calligraphy Brushes to Create Breathtaking Watercolor Paintings of Birds

San Francisco-born artist Karl Martens creates beautiful paintings of birds using materials not often paired together – Japanese and Chinese calligraphy brushes with watercolor. What's most fascinating is that he paints all of his works by memory, without reference to any guide. What you'll notice …

Birds

Mesmerizing Mixed Media Portraits (12 total)

Using a variety of different tools including a bic pen, watercolors and Chinese ink, artist Florian Nicolle creates amazing, mixed media portraits. After a rigorous amount of drawing and painting, she then adds texture and detail using Photoshop.<p>As she explains to us, “I try to create an image that …

Art

How to Take Control of Aperture and Create Stronger Photos

The focal length of the lens you use, combined with the aperture setting, determines how the camera sees whatever you point it at. This has profound …

Photography

These Pinhole Portraits Require 11 Minutes of Posing

How long can you strike a certain pose and stay perfectly still? For pinhole photographer Israel Caballero‘s project <i>Veneno Dulce</i> (“Sweet Poison”), …

Photography

Making the switch: Why Paul Sanders switched to the Fujifilm X series

<b>Former Picture Editor of The Times turned landscape photographer Paul Sanders explains why he made the switch to the Fujifilm X-T1</b><p>This is not the …

3 Reasons to Journal Your Thoughts

Experts say thoughts come into our minds close to 80,000 times a day.<p>Coupled with everything else we are constantly thinking about, talk about<br>brain …

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Affinity Photo, a new Photoshop challenger, makes its debut in the Mac App Store

While the beta version of Affinity Photo — launched in February as an independent challenger to Adobe Photoshop — was extremely smooth, usable and bursting at the seams with high-end features, it was still a beta and needed a bit of polish.<p>Not anymore. Today, Serif has released the final version in …

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Losing my Religion - R.E.M. (aula de violão simplificada)

Get your digital memories off the computer and onto the page

There is a slight soapbox on which I stand sometimes when I write about photography. Nothing too high-minded, but when the topic allows, I will gently remind people to print out their pictures from their iPhones and computers.<p>Today, I stand before you, not on a soapbox, but on a short stack of …

Lumu Power Color and Light Meter

Reviews<p>ZY Productions: Lumu Power Review - Color & Light Meter Attachment for iPhones!<p>Jason Vong: How I Use Lumu Power Light Meter for iPhone<p>35MMC: …

New ‘blow your socks off’ wearables coming to I/O 2015

From what we’re seeing so far, it appears that I/O 2015 is shaping up to be a good time. Not only will we see the announcement of Android M, but it …

Android News

Extend Android Wear Battery Life With Watch Face

<i>How to not to charge your watch every day</i><p>Millions of people became Android Wear watch owners for the last year. Every wearable device user would tell …

Wear OS

Become the Stand-Out Photographer You’ve Always Aspired to Be

<i>Editor’s Note: This blog post has been syndicated from Brian Calabrese with permission. Be sure to follow him on Facebook and Instagram for even more.</i><p>…

Konost Hopes to Launch ‘The World’s First True Digital Rangefinder’

There’s a mysterious and intriguing new website online for a startup camera company called Konost. From the looks of it, the team is trying to build …

The X100 Collective: 9 International Photographers and Their Visual Stories

Patrice Michellon is a freelance photographer from Paris, France who refers to himself as a passionate pixel breeder. He gave up on clunky DSLR …

Photography

Why Your Street Photography Image Doesn't Make Me Feel Anything

The other day, Julius and I were going through images and submissions the site when we stumbled upon a submission who had a couple of impeccable …