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Aurora Storm Watch Issued - Northern Lights Show Possible, October, 2015

NOAA Issues Weekend Aurora Storm Watch.<p>UPDATE 1: NOAA expects no activity Friday night. Any activity will most likely start Saturday evening.<p>UPDATE …

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

4 Photography Tips that Will Last a Lifetime

Getting started in “serious” photography is exciting. A lot of people begin their interest in photography as point-and-shooters; they pull out their …

10 Wildlife Photography Tips in 9 Minutes

If you’re just getting started with wildlife photography, photographer Steve Perry of Backcountry Gallery has some tips that can help you capture …

Photography Tips

5 Common Mistakes of an Amateur Travel Photographer

<i>As a travel photographer and photography tour leader, Harry Fisch gets to see a lot of photographers and how they interact with their environment.</i> …

6 Top Online Photography Portfolio Hosting Options

Your photography deserves a website that can showcase its creativity and beauty… without breaking the bank. Former TIME CEO and Curator Gallery owner …

Web Design

Why Lyme disease is utterly impossble to stop

Avril Lavigne is the latest celebrity to reveal being felled by Lyme disease. After months of withering fatigue, the Canadian singer-songwriter was finally diagnosed with the tick-borne illness and now expects a full recovery. Those who take longer to be diagnosed are often less fortunate. …

ANKR: Peace of Mind About Your Camera Bag for $25

I just installed an ANKR in my camera bag. Over the past 10 years I’ve had this reoccurring dream about my camera gear and my backpack being stolen. …

This is the best route to take for an epic road trip across the US

Thinking about taking a cross-country road trip?<p>Researcher Randy Olson figured out the ideal route around the 48 contiguous states. Olson used a genetic algorithm to calculate the shortest distances between 50 national landmarks.<p><i>Produced by Alex Kuzoian</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

12 Steps to Successly Promote your Photography on Instagram

If you’re reading this and are interested in digital photography, chances are you’re a user of Instagram, the current goliath of social media in …

Social Media

35 incredible travel destinations you've probably never heard of

Inspired by this Quora list asking about the best travel destinations most people never knew existed, we put together our own list of the 35 hidden gems around the world that are worth the trek.<p><i>Additional reporting by Megan Willett.</i>

Organizing and Archiving Your Photos

It’s spring cleaning time and that means organizing a lifetime or two worth of photos! Whooo! (Guh.)<p>Let’s break this daunting task into bite-size …

Zoom in on National Park Foundation's 'Share the Experience' photo contest

Can you find a more touching mother and child portrait in a national park? The photograph of a polar bear cuddling with her cub at the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska took top prize in the National Park Foundation's 2014 "Share the Experience" photo contest.<p>Cameron Teller of Seattle took …

14 Useful Podcasts for Photographers

A podcast could be the best way to learn something new. Curious as to why I’m saying that?<p>Because the length of podcasts are usually pretty short …

How I Make Money as a Travel Photographer in 2015

Long gone are the days in which being a travel photographer simply meant you shot photography for a certain travel magazine or newspaper. The world …

How Photographs are Sold

This is my fourth book on photography and my second on marketing photographs. My two marketing books are very different. My first marketing book, …

Enhance the Eyes in Wildlife Photos to Add Some Pop

Steve Perry of Backcountry Gallery offers this short Photoshop tutorial on how you can enhance the eyes of your wildlife subjects and make them pop. …

Go Pro? Maybe What You Need is to Go Amateur

Photography is one of the most popular hobbies on the planet, but you’d never know it by reading most photography blogs, podcasts, books, and …

Which is Right For You: Lightroom or Photoshop (or Both)?

Effective post processing brings the image taken in the field to life on the computer screen. There are a number of tools available, each having …

Cheap Simple Tripod for Your Pocket

IoT Split-flap Weather Forecast Powered by XOD<p>IPhone Camera Spinner<p>INSANELY Loud 150W Bluetooth Speaker Boombox<p>3D CAM and CNC Class<p>Old and tested …

Free Photography Software for Your Image-Editing Needs

There's no denying the fact that in photography, the software necessary to process the images can cost more than an entry level DSLR camera. It's …

See Bruce Springsteen, Lady Gaga, Bruno Mars Honor Sting at Kennedy Center

Sting waved his fists victoriously in the air and grinned from ear to ear when Bruce Springsteen took the stage to pay tribute to the former …

5 Beginner Tips for More Autofocus Success

When you’re just starting out, it can sometimes be frustrating trying to get sharp photos. The camera’s autofocus often seems like it has a mind of …

Mylio: A Compelling New Way to Organize and Access All Your Photos from Anywhere

One of the most interesting products at this year’s PhotoPlus wasn’t a camera, or a lens, or a quirky accessory hiding in one of the out-of-the-way …

The U.S. Forest Service Wants to Fine You $1,000 for Taking Pictures in the Forest

The Forest Service oversees 36 million acres of wilderness. In a month, you won't be able to take a picture in them without getting a fine -- even if the new rules are unconstitutional.<p><i>UPDATE: After the outcry, the Forest Service backs off.</i><p><b>Nice photo.</b> That'll be $1,000, please.<p>This week's most …

US Forest Service Clears Up Controversial Rules for Photographers, Delays Final Decision

Public outrage at the US Forest Service’s proposed commercial photography and videography permit rules has forced the agency to pull back and …

Nixie: A Tiny Flying Camera Drone You Wear On Your Wrist

If the idea of a wearable camera drone seems downright strange to you, you’re probably not alone, but a new wrist-mounted flying concept camera …

Cringeworthy Short Film Provides Sharp Commentary On Our Selfie Culture

Photographer and filmmaker Matthew Frost recently teamed up with actress Kirsten Dunst to create a short film commenting on today’s selfie-obsessed …

Lens Comparison Shows Off a Big Advantage of Micro Four Thirds: No Future Back Surgery

The three lenses above let you see equally far, but one of them will fit comfortably into your bag while the others probably wouldn’t fit comfortably …