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You Need to Know About This Noise Reduction Trick Before You Start Photographing

Poor image quality cameras such as drones or older DSLR cameras benefit particularly well from this technique, but it does work with any camera.<p>It …

How to Use One of the Most Important & Most Powerful Tools in Photoshop: Curves (VIDEO)

Not too long ago we featured a helpful and easy-to-understand video from Nathaniel Dodson, aka Tutvid, on what he has called the most powerful and …

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

Eight Lesser-Known Features in Photoshop That I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

Although these eight features may not be the sexiest that Photoshop has to offer, they all really do help to make my life as a photographer so much …

Quick Tip: How to ‘Auto’ a Single Slider in Lightroom

Lightroom Classic has long had an “Auto” feature in the Develop module that will automatically set basic sliders for you based on the image at hand. …

Everything You Need to Know About Levels in Photoshop

In Photoshop, both the levels and curves adjustment layers allow you to control the tone of your image. So which should you use? I'm a curves man …

Tutorials

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

Tutorials

Want Tack-Sharp Photographs? Watch This Tutorial with Focus Stacking Made Easy (VIDEO)

One of the challenges with landscape photography is maximizing depth of field. That’s because well-composed images often incorporate important …

Landscape Photography

These Are the 3 Best Camera Settings for Shooting Wildlife Photos with a Nikon DSLR (VIDEO)

If you photograph wildlife with a Nikon DSLR, the tutorial below is really a must-see. In just three minutes, Danish pro Morten Hilmer reveals what …

Best Camera Apps for Android of 2018 - ExtremeTech

By on March 19, 2018 at 7:03 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Since every camera-equipped Android …

Unprecedented New Look at Our Planet at Night

In daylight our big blue marble is all land, oceans and clouds. But the night - is electric.<p>This view of Earth at night is a cloud-free view from …

Astronomy

Our Favorite Buttermilk Biscuit

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 475°. Grate frozen butter using large holes of a box grater. Toss together grated butter and flour in a medium …

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

This 52 Week Challenge will Improve Your Photography Skills in 2018

If you’re looking to improve your photography skills in 2018, doing a year-long photo challenge is a great way to stay motivated with ideas and …

Fresh strawberry muffins

<b>You’ll need</b><p>1/2 cup butter, softened<br>3/4 cup sugar<br>1 egg<br>2 cups flour<br>2 tsp baking powder<br>1/2 tsp salt<br>1/2 cup milk<br>1/2 tsp vanilla<br>1 1/2 cups chopped …

Jeremy Lee’s nostalgic rice pud recipe | King of puddings

There are many ways to make a rice pudding, but none can beat our columnist’s father’s, baked in the oven and served with a blob of bramble compote ... homemade, of course<p>If ever there were a pudding that could soothe, it would have to be a fine rice pudding. This recipe, for a bowl with nowt else …

Recipes

Dave Bautista Stars as a Rogue Replicant in the Second of Three Blade Runner 2049 Prequels

With just under a month until the release of <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>, director Denis Villeneuve has asked three directors to make short prequel films to set …

How to Make Yourself INVISIBLE in Photoshop

Anyone can create the invisibility effect, the key is taking the right pictures to make your job easy in Photoshop. In this tutorial, we guide you …

11 Free Apps I Couldn't Live Without as a Photographer

This is not your typical list of must have photography apps — no Snapchat, Instagram, or Photoshop here. Although you might not have heard of many of …

Behind the Epic Time-Lapse of Fireworks Over Los Angeles

Fireworks still on your mind? This time-lapse video from Los Angeles should help.<p>Creative director and photographer Dylan Schwartz (@dylan.schwartz) …

The 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

Bong Joon-ho's <i>Snowpiercer</i> (2013).<p>Bong Joon-ho's <i>Snowpiercer</i> (2013).<p>How do you narrow down the entire history of science fiction cinema into a list of …

14 Best Science-Fiction Books to Read

These days, it seems like the headlines being splashed across our TVs, phones, and computer screens seem more like they're from a book or movie than actual real life. It's all enough to make you think to yourself, "Wait, did they just... is this a science-fiction novel?"<p>Not quite — this is all very …

The Week in Star Wars - Final Rogue One trailer, another Star Wars trilogy, Boba Fett movie update and more...

<i>Another bumper edition of The Week in Star Wars sees the final trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and an update on its box office tracking as</i> …

Exploring Clocks, Calendars & the Universe with Gorgeous Cosmic Watch App

Our clocks and calendars originate from the regular and predictable motions of the Earth, moon and sun. The first handmade clocks were works of art …

The Best Mail Order Pumpkin Pies, Ranked

Believe it or not, it’s not too late to order a pumpkin pie for Thanksgiving. The Eater team ordered nine pumpkin pies from bakeries with national distribution to find out which mail order pumpkin pies were the best tasting and which ones arrived in the best shape. Here are our findings.<p>(Planning …

47 Healthy Christmas Cookies That Make the Best Gifts of All

Let’s set the scene: The stockings are hung, the menorah is lit, and the cinnamon candle’s scent is wafting through the house. Then the smell of …

Get Ready to Pin the Heck Out of These 23 Healthy Pumpkin Desserts

Get ready to dig into a deliciously rich and smooth bite of sweet pumpkiny goodness . . . and let the superstealthy healthy powers work their magic while your taste buds are none the wiser.<p>Not sure what we mean? Think about indulging in a dessert that tastes like a classic comfort food while …

10 Simple Photography Hacks with Household Things

If you’d like to experiment with some do-it-yourself photography hacks and tricks, check out this new video by DigitalRev. Over the course of 10 …