Emad Alam

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I Got Tired Of People Giving My Camera The Credit For My Photos, So I Bought The Cheapest Camera And Lens I Could Find To Prove Them Wrong

When I began posting my photos online, I started getting comments like ‘wow, you must have a great camera’ or ‘anybody can take photos like these …

Shooting River Scenarios: A Beginners' Guide

Shooting River Scenarios: A Beginners’ Guide<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>September 13, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Shooting River Scenarios: A Beginners’ …

A Massive 30-Part Guide to Retouching Photos in Photoshop

Want a crash course in retouching photos in Photoshop? Here’s a 4-part video series that clocks in at 4.5 hours in total, making it a very …

Tutorials

Everything You Need to Know About Using ND Filters for Dramatic Long Exposure Photographs (VIDEO)

Many of the most dramatic outdoor images are made by experienced photographers using neutral density (ND) filters in conjunction with long exposures. …

Buddhist Monk Breaks the Scales of Brain Activity While Meditating in a Laboratory

Mattheui Ricard is a writer and a photographer, but he is also a Buddhist Monk who has spent countless hours meditating. He describes meditation as …

School of Visual Arts’ YouTube Channel is Full of Amazing Photo Lectures

If you’re always on the lookout for great educational, inspirational, or just plain interesting photography content online, you need to visit the …

Nikki Haskell Learns the Social Cost of Supporting Donald Trump

Nikki Haskell has packed many lives into her 75 years. She has been a real estate broker, a party planner, a pioneering stockbroker, a cult talk-show host, a Studio 54 regular, a diet and fitness guru, and a socialite. Through it all, she has depended on her brains, her enthusiasm and her skill as …

19 Jokes About Money That Will Make You Laugh And Then Cry

"If robbers ever broke into my house and searched for money I'd just laugh and search with them."

Follow the f/8 Rule to Shoot Excellent Street Photos on the Go

Your camera’s manual exposure settings can be complicated. Rules of thumb are useful for figuring out the right settings to go with. For example, if …

Photography

15 Best Android Tweaks You Can Do Without Rooting Your Phone

Rooting our smartphone is the first thing that came to our mind when we plan to implement some best Android tweaks and hacks. Rooting Android …

How This Quirky Clothing Brand Is Using Snapchat to Sell More Shorts

The world is in danger: The evil Pants Co. wants to hypnotize everyone watching TV into working on the weekends. The Shorts Guys can save the …

Best DSLR Cameras for Beginners

February 23, 2018<p><b>241</b> Views <b>0</b><p>If you’ve outgrown your point-and-shoot camera or are no longer pleased with the pictures you get from your smart phone …

10 most common DSLR mistakes amateurs make and how to avoid them

Digital single-lens reflex cameras – or DSLRs, as they are widely known – are capable of adapting to any shooting conditions to get a good image, and …

DSLR Cameras

Digital Foundry: Let's build a 1080p60 gaming PC

<b>Editor's Note: This build guide was put together in August 2016, but the build process and the components chosen are still just as potent in 2017.</b> …

Your Android icon pack sucks; you should try Magme instead

Look, we get it. You recently installed a custom launcher for your phone and you hate the default icons. There’s just something about the stock stuff …

Phones

What Features to Look for When Shopping for a Dash Cam

There’s no guarantee a dash cam will save the day if you’re ever in a car accident, but if you want one <i>just in case</i>, it’s good to know what kinds are …

10 Tips for Using Apple Mail Like a Boss

Apple’s Mail app allows you to keep all of your email accounts under one roof. I have my Yahoo, Gmail, and iCloud accounts connected. I find it’s super convenient to take advantage of this, especially having different email accounts for different purposes. Since Mail aims to be your one-stop email …

9 Ways to Customize Your Macbook (& Better Express Yourself)

After getting a Macbook, you may have considered getting skins, decals or protective cases or sleeves for it. Most of these accessories are however …

WD-40 Will Stop Mud From Sticking to Your Fenders

WD-40 has a ton of uses, including preventing gunk from sticking to your truck fenders and ATV after a day of four-wheelin'.<p>If you love running your 4x4 through mud but have a tough time washing off the caked-on dirt, then try this simple solution that starts before you even hit the trail.<p>WD-40 has …

Cleaning

How To Use Your iPhone GPS For Hiking In The Wilderness

Using Your Smartphone GPS for HikingTravel TipsWould you be surprised if I told you my favorite piece of backpacking gear is my smartphone? I love …

How to capture long exposures and light trails with your iPhone

Long-exposure photography lets you capture light trails, motion blur and better low-light shots. While the iPhone’s built-in Camera app doesn’t let you control shutter speed and light sensitivity, lots of apps do. Slow Shutter Cam is my favorite — here’s how I’ve used it to capture long exposures …

Build your own Android magic mirror on the cheap

Have you ever seen one of those fancy mirrors that will show you the time, weather, and other pertinent information? They’re pretty neat, and helps …

Raspberry Pi

Hands on With the Fujifilm X100T

I’m surprised it didn’t happen sooner, but after being bombarded by gushing hype about mirrorless cameras for years, I finally broke down and bought …

Cameras

You can now install popular automatic screen brightness app Flux on iPhone and iPad

With iOS 9, it is now possible to install screen brightness app Flux (or f.lux). Flux adjusts screen brightness and color depending on the time of day automatically, so you aren’t blasted with bright light at bedtime or early in the morning. Due to App Store restrictions, Flux has been only …

9 apps to add unique wallpapers to your Android home screen

One of the reasons I prefer Android over iOS is because it offers endless options for customizing the interface. That’s important to me as I like my apps and widgets set up just so, and I enjoy switching up wallpapers every once in a while.<p>Google Play is filled with apps hawking wallpapers, some …

Apps

MacTrast Deals: Ultimate iPhone 6/6s Lens Kit: A 6-Piece Set for Photographers On The Go

- Oct 9, 2015<p>The best camera is the one you have with you, so why not carry a great set of lenses too? The Ultimate iPhone 6/6s Lens Kit supplies …

LiveBlend Lets You Capture Double Exposure Photos on Your Phone with a Real Time View

Photographer Eric Kunz has created a new iPhone app that makes it easy to create high-quality double exposure photographs using your phone. It’s …

How To Shoot Better Small Product Photography With Your iPhone

This is a tutorial especially designed for newbies who want to learn to take better small product photos with their iPhone cameras. It’s especially …

Best manual camera apps for iPhone

What if you want to manually adjust focus, white balance, or ISO on your iPhone? Shoot in RAW or just with the iPhone 7 telephoto lens? Easy, get one …

Zen Foxes Are The Most Chill Creatures On The Planet

Dutch wildlife photographer Roeselien Raimond is the master of taking beautiful fox portraits. She now has several series of fox portraits with names …

Nature Photography