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The story of the Imperial Canon

<b>The story of the Imperial Canon</b><br>Some of you may remember the re-painted Canon P that was on the site recently. Well, it became a bit of a sensation …

Learn How To Light: 32 City Speed Light Tour!

No matter where you are in your photographic journey, one thing is certain: you need to know how to manipulate light. The team over at Monte Zucker …

Top 5 Easiest Shortcuts for Better Photos

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15 Tips for More Powerful Portraits

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Roku player software cracked open temporarily, root now to run XBMC later

Roku's line of set-top boxes have been popular thanks to their simple controls, large set of available apps (recently expanded to include YouTube for the new Roku 3) and hardware ranging in price from inexpensive to downright cheap. Still, despite an active and encouraged developer community with …

Poop KABOOM

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, I drew this slightly ridiculous tribute to the Bayeaux Tapestry - I had originally intended this to …

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Light Painting by Nicolas Rivals

Inspired by the world famous psychology test, Rorschach Light is a work in light painting signed by Nicolas Rivals offering wonderful photographies. …

Crowdfunded Iron Man Suit Project Seeking 5K Pre-Orders For Production Run

Speaking as someone who’s considered spending nearly $1,000 on a full Stormtrooper costume multiple times, I’m very interested in a new crowdfunding project designed to build and mass produce a complete Iron Man suit with electronic features like an automatic sliding faceplate. The Iron Man Mark …

Jett Set

Be thankful young Joan Jett didn’t take to the clarinet. And be thankful to her parents for buying a cheap Silvertone guitar that would inspire her to rock away her hormones with her all-girl punk outfit, the Runaways, in the 1970s and rule the charts in the 80s with the Blackhearts and other …

The Luckiest Photographer on Earth

For 38 years, Walter Iooss has photographed the world’s most beautiful women—from Cheryl Tiegs to Kathy Ireland, to Petra Nemcova—in exotic waterside locales for *Sports Illustrated’*s annual Swimsuit Issue. His new book, <i>Heaven,</i> showcases his iconic images as well as never-before-seen pictures from …

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eBay Alert: Care to Pick Up a 24 Karat Gold-Plated Nikon FA? It’ll Only Cost You $4,800

<b>Update</b>: Looks like the discount is gone folks! This puppy is back up to $12,000.<p>Those looking to drop several grand on a 35mm film camera for your …

Check Out the New Ibelux 40mm f/0.85: The World’s Fastest Mirrorless System Lens

Speed freaks (at least where lenses are concerned) who love their mirrorless camera get ready to celebrate, because there’s a new super-fast lens on …

The 7 Deadly Sins of Portrait Photography

Everybody makes mistakes, even the best photographers out there make them. The key isn't to not make mistakes but to be aware of them and to learn …

Landscape Photography

Ramon Bruin's New 3D Illustrations Spring to Life

Dutch artist Ramon Bruin, aka JJK Airbrush, continues to create optical illusion drawings that make animals and objects seem as though they're popping off the page. The illustrator's skilled visual effects transform flat surfaces into seemingly three-dimensional subjects. Bruin gives depth to the …

Drawing

Drink Me Magazine

Kate Moss: her first photoshoot

In 1988 a 14-year-old girl called Kate Moss posed for a series of closeup portraits in the hope of making it as a model. 25 years later, those pictures will go on show at the Lawrence Alkin Gallery in London<p>• The Kate Moss: Roll 1 exhibition opens on 30 October 2013 at the Lawrence Alkin Gallery in …

Smoke Photography Photoshop Tutorial

Although you may have learned to capture smoke photography, it often doesn’t really come to life until you make a few finishing touches in …

Giveaway: Win a $2,000 Sony Alpha a7 Full Frame Mirrorless Camera!

<b>Update</b>: This giveaway is now over. The winner has been announced at the end of this post.<p>Howdy y’all! Time for another major giveaway to thank you …

5 Photography Tips for Engagement Shoots

Do you ever go to an engagement shoot location, but feel unprepared once you arrive? Have you spent several agonizing minutes looking around at your …

Review: Lomography’s Experimental Lens Kit for MFT Cameras

Today I received an Experimental Lens Kit from Lomography and immediately took it on a test ride while having my lunch break.<p>In case you don’t know …

Nikon Teases New Retro-Styled Full-Frame in Mysterious ‘Pure Photography’ Ad

Shortly after Sony announced the mirrorless a7 and a7R full-frames, rumors broke that Nikon had a new full-frame of its own coming in short order. As …

Extremely Rare Gold-Plated Leica Luxus II Could Fetch $1.6 Million At Auction

This almost one-of-a-kind Leica camera — which was discovered as part of an <i>Antiques Roadshow</i> episode years ago — could sell for more than $1.6 …

40s Pin-Ups Models Re-imagined And ‘Dressed’ In Only Milk

London-based photographer Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz has come up with quite the new fashion in his reimagined tribute to 1940s pin-up models, <i>Milky</i> …

Wisdom

Truer Than True

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Typeverything.com - “Hellbent” by Neuarmy, Hand-painted wood sign. 

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