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Crisis on Earth X Is How You Do a DC Superhero Crossover

Chyler Leigh as Alex Danvers, Echo Kellum as Curtis Holt/Mr. Terrific, Maisie Richardson- Sellers as Amaya Jiwe/Vixen, Rick Gonzalez as Rene …

Photoshop Trick: Learn How to Expand Dynamic Range and Make Your Photographs POP! (VIDEO)

Here’s a simple but powerful Photoshop tutorial demonstrating how to rehabilitate flat and boring images with a few tips and tricks for expanding …

Tutorials

Study Uncovers the Truth About "Sleeping Positions"

There are almost countless sleeping positions. There’s side, stomach, back, log, starfish, free fall, covered in crumbs, and more.<p>The truth is no one …

Disneyland raised prices to shorten waits. Here are the results

Like scores of other Disneyland fans, Craig Yoshihara has developed his own time-tested technique for avoiding long wait times for rides in the park.<p>The pastor from Dinuba, Calif., who visits at least once a month, rushes in as soon as the gates open and quickly heads to<p>Space Mountainand Star Tours …

Best zoom lenses for Nikon

<b>Which lenses are the ideal options for maximum flexibility? Here we take a look at the best zoom lenses for Nikon camera bodies.</b><p>If you’re after the …

Cameras

FREE ERIC KIM LIGHTROOM PRESETS

With “Eric Kim Monochrome 1600” preset on Ricoh GR IIDownload <b>Eric Kim Lightroom Presets 2017</b>, apply them to your RAW photos in Lightroom, and make …

Tutorials

Nikon lens announcement coming as early as next week

I already reported that Nikon is rumored to announce five new Nikkor lenses this year. I also reported that we will see an ultra wide angle and/or a …

Cameras

HOW TO GO VIRAL AS A PHOTOGRAPHER.

Dear friend, I’m gonna give you some contrarian (not ‘common-sense’) advice on how to become a viral photographer — someone whose message, ideas, and …

Street Photography

This photographer captures people doing normal activities naked

Berlin-based photographer Sophia Vogel takes nude photos of everyday people doing everyday things. First, with their clothes on, and then in the …

How to Control Lens Flare and Use It to Create Interesting Images

Even if you're not J.J. Abrams. a little lens flare can be a great way to add a new look to your shots. Learn how to control it and how to manipulate …

Tutorials

How To Be Better At Mobile Photography | A Sample Workflow & Breakdown

Did you know your phone has more technology in it than the Space Station? Ok, I didn’t even try to verify that but they are amazing – like, seriously …

The Basics of Creating a Long Exposure

We’ve all had those “ooh” moments. When we see a type of photograph that we’ve longed to create, but have often been afraid to do so.<p>Four years ago, …

Shutter Speed

How to Become Insanely Productive.

I’m one of the most productive people I know, and I never procrastinate on what is important to me. How do I do it? Let me try to share what I think …

Time Management

Portraits: Pro Lighting with Cheap Flashlights by Daveed Benito

The color gels used are simply cellophane that comes in rolls at your local craft store, usually meant for gift wrapping. The more you layer the …

What shutter speed should you be using when you haven’t got a tripod?

<b>When you're without a tripod, getting steady shots is more difficult but certainly not impossible - especially if you've set up your camera right.</b> …

How to Take Sharp Photos in Low Light

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.How to Take Sharp Photos in Low …

Shutter Speed

Shooting With a Toy Camera: The Holga

The Holga 120 GCFN is a plastic medium format camera with a fixed 60mm f/8 lens, complete with over-the-top vignetting and light leaks. But for many, …

Photography

17 Netflix Hidden Gems That'll Stretch Your Imagination

Because good shows make you think.

This high-performance desktop amp makes headphones sing

Here's a tiny professional amplifier that has massive audiophile appeal.<p>One of my audiophile pals tipped me off to the Little Labs Monotor, and I'm glad he did! Little Labs is a pro sound company, but there's no reason why audiophiles wouldn't find a lot to like about their Monotor headphone amp. …

Audiophile

Cinematic COLOUR GRADING like a PRO in 5 mins

Our friend Chris Harvey is back and this is Harvey´s Colour grade example. It's quick easy and simple way of Add that kick ass punch to your images …

Terrifying unexplained mysteries of deep space

Space is big and dark, and since there is no air, no one can hear you scream as you float away forever and ever and ever. But those are only the …

5 PHOTOGRAPHY COMPOSITION TIPS

Five main concepts you need to know about photography composition: 1. Dynamism To make stronger photo compositions, you need more dynamism — or …

Photography

Break Out the Broodjes: 7 Must-Try Local Dishes in Amsterdam

Warm up with a cuppa coffee and a delicious stroopwafel on an Amsterdam food tour. (Photo: Alamy)<p>Once maligned as stodgy, Dutch cuisine is finally …

Exif is a clever tool that stops people from stealing your photos

(No, not that EXIF)<p>Image piracy has always been a major problem on the web. But a smart new tool called Exif — no, not <i>that</i> EXIF, which stands for Exchangeable Image File and refers to the data that gets embedded into an image — aims to solve it by borrowing the sharing behavior popularized by video …

Tutorials

Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography

It's no wonder that landscape photography is so popular...For starters, it's an accessible given that we're surrounded by landscapes big and small …

Landscape Photography
Landscape Photography

Tracking the Infinity Stones in the Marvel Cinematic Universe

The big plot thread running through almost all the Marvel Cinematic Universe films since the beginning has been the introduction of the Infinity …

Here's how to watch the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe in chronological order

Including all the movies, TV shows and one-shots. You might need to take the whole summer off.<p>Ten years ago there was no such thing as the Marvel …

Marvel Universe

Review: Ricoh GR II (One of the Best Compact Cameras We've Ever Tested)

The Ricoh GR II is and has been a hit with many photographers for a long time now. Based in part off of the classic Ricoh GR point and shoot film …