Patrick McConville

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Porsche's new Boxster is fast, fun to drive and, for a Porsche, affordable

Porschehas unboxed a new Boxster. The 2017 model has a smaller engine and weighs less, but is quicker and more powerful.<p>Like earlier versions of this entry-level sports car, the new iteration is fast, fun to drive and, for a Porsche, affordable.<p>Known as the 718 Boxster, the new edition is powered …

Alfa Romeo

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …

Employment

My Favorite Camera Settings and Why I Use Them

Every photographer has their own personal style and way of shooting that is unique to them. In this article I want to share some of my favorite …

Adobe Portfolio Helps Photographers Build Portfolio Websites in Minutes

If you’re looking to build an online portfolio website to showcase your best photos, Adobe Portfolio is a new option for doing so. Launched today, …

Christmas Light Photography Tips

At this time of year, many of the world’s cultures and religions celebrate holidays that involve lights. While the use of lights and candles is often …

Landscape Photography

New Webinar: Jared Platt’s Lightroom 5 Tips for Automating Your Workflow & Portfolio

Your time is valuable, so stop wasting it on tasks that can be automated in Lightroom. Photography workflow and digital asset management expert Jared …

Photography’s Old White Guy Problem

Photographer Daniel Shea recently penned an op/ed on sexism in editorial photography that generated an important discussion about women in …

Why Didn’t People Smile in Old Photos?

Ever wonder why people in old paintings and photographs generally don’t have smiles on their faces? We explored this subject a little back in …

500 Days of Six Shooters

#500 Noelle Swan Gilbert<p>I’m not exactly sure how many words it takes to have a conversation these days (“Sup? nm, u?”), but today I am celebrating a</i> …

The Sabattier Effect

I have a rule when it comes to Photoshop, Lightroom, and post-processing in general. I have always felt that image manipulation should be a tool, not …

Digital Photography

Beautiful Cinematic Stop Motion Creation Made from 80K Photos Shot Over 3 Years

Sometimes photo projects take days. Sometimes they take months. In photographer and filmmaker Gioacchino Petronicce’s case, his project “PICTURES” …

How to Get Amazing Images from Shadows (15 Awesome Examples)

Photographing shadows is often overlooked as a creative subject for our photography, and we can understand why. Any photographer, or photographic …

Landscape Photography

Adobe releases new versions of Photoshop, Premiere Elements

<b>Adobe has updated its consumer-oriented photo- and video-editing software packages with the release of Premiere Elements 12 and Photoshop Elements 12.</b><p>…

Tutorials

10 Ways to Improve Your Photography in 30 Days

Improvement in any area requires a plan and some action. If you would like to improve the results that you get from your own photography there are …

Landscape Photography

A century of National Geographic photographs

An archive of National Geographic photographs spanning more than a century captures magical corners of our planet that are vanishing every day<p>• See a gallery of photographs from the exhibition<p>In a photograph by Randy Olson that is in the finest traditions of National Geographic magazine, Mohanis …

London's East End, 1968 - a picture from the past

The Guardian's Peter John captured this scene of daily life in an area which has changed markedly. Tradesmen with their carthorses and kosher butchers have now been replaced by hipsters on bikes and trendy coffee shops

When Being a Good Photographer Isn’t Enough

I’ve met a lot of bitter photographers over the years, especially as high-end cameras have become cheaper and more accessible. They complain that …

Behind The Scenes of Three of My Most Popular Landscape Photos

In the following post I’m not going to remind you again that you need to bring your tripod with you. I’m not here to warn you that weather is …

Digital Photography

Say one thing you liked about each player ~jamesy~

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

Celtic supporters faithful through&through

The battle for Bulgaria

Archive: Our February 23rd 2008 article considered Fidel Castro's legacy after he stepped down as Cuba's president. We wrote: "Two-thirds of Cubans have known no ruler other than Fidel. They may yearn for change but they also fear it". You can read more from the article via our Facebook album, which covers key events from our 170 year history http://econ.st/19ErjBD #TheEconomist170

Today's #Dailychart reveals the biggest loss-making cars in Europe. Not all cars failed by accidents of poor design, ill-judged technological leaps or wildly optimistic production forecasts. VW knew its Bugatti Veyron, a quick and complex supercar made in tiny numbers, would not make money but hoped it might burnish the brand http://econ.st/18WkzEe