Nirmit Kapoor

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Photo of Couple Kissing in Rain Gets Bangladeshi Photog Beaten and Fired

Bangladeshi photojournalist Jibon Ahmed recently posted this photo of a couple kissing in the rain to his Facebook page. While it may be a romantic …

Photojournalism

Picture of Fujifilm’s Upcoming X-E3 Becomes Clearer In Latest Reports

Fujifilm has brought their latest technologies to all of their main X-series cameras except one – the X-E line. So naturally, the common line of …

17 Funny Animals Appear to Be Taking Photos with Cameras

Watch out, photographers! Looks like someone is trying to take your job! Over the past few years we've seen a number of hilarious photos of animals looking as if they're about to take pictures. Rather than being the subject of a photo, they want to be the one snapping it. And we're not just talking …

Cute

Bulgari Magsonic Sonnerie Tourbillon watch

Bulgari Magsonic Sonnerie Tourbillon. When Bulgari incorporated the Gerald Genta brand under its own name, one of the more complicated models was this vividly designed, ultra-complicated timepiece that combined a tourbillon-style regulation system with an array of chiming functions. The movement …

How people Photoshopped before Photoshop

Photoshop before Photoshop<p>100 years of manipulating images without computers<p>1856-57<p>c. 1855<p>1857<p>Almost as soon as the science of photography was …

IFTTT rebrands with 3 new apps that make your life easier with one touch

IFTTT is taking its automating superpowers to a whole new level.<p>The company expanded its automation platform in a big way on Thursday with three new …

9 Apps That Can Change the Way You Work

Although we all fume at our phones and computers sometimes, technology really is incredible. It has changed the way we work, making it faster, easier and cheaper than ever to do business on a global scale.<p>But with a new year in front of us, productivity is top of mind for entrepreneurs, as is doing …

Apps

What Do You Shoot With? Here’s My Updated Camera Bag

Despite having other gear here at the house and the studio, my iPhone 5S is by far the camera the use most to shoot with. Although the stock Camera …

Apps

YouTube

Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many surprising …

Apple’s iOS 9 Pegged As A Stability Update, Which Is Way Better Than A Feature Frenzy

Apple’s iOS 9 is going to be focused on improving stability and zapping bugs, according to a new report from the reliable 9to5Mac. The major update for Apple’s iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch for 2015 is expected to take a step back from the rapid release of new features in favor of building on the …

iOS 9 Leak Reveals Apple's 'Huge' New Focus

What do you want from iOS 9? Well the chances are about 50% of you are about to have your prayers answered.<p>Fascinating news from industry pillar 9to5Mac reveals Apple’s next generation of iOS will break from its tradition in recent years of cramming in new features and functionality and instead …

iOS

Samsung Galaxy S5 For Verizon Receives Android 5.0 Lollipop Update

If you own the Samsung Galaxy S5 for Verizon Wireless, then you can upgrade the device to Android 5.0 Lollipop. Android 5.0 Lollipop already started rolling out across Europe, but Verizon Wireless will be the first U.S. based wireless carrier to receive it. This comes as a surprise because Verizon …

Apple Readies iOS 8.2, Reveals Fix For Angry Users

This is the big one. After a remarkable six iOS 8 updates in just 5 months, Apple has taken another major step towards getting its next major release out the door: iOS 8.2.<p>Last night Apple pushed iOS 8.2 beta 5 to developers (build number ‘12D5480a’, for those keeping track). No launch date has yet …

Why going “retro” can be a good thing in the world of photography

Have a look at the comments in this The Verge article on the Olympus EP-5 when it was released. You’ll find a variety of people bitching about too …

The Top Video Games Of 2015

It’s very difficult to pick a top 10 list for upcoming video games.<p>2015 is filled with interesting and exciting titles, from PC and new-gen exclusives, to cross-platform entries, and from sequels to brand-new IPs.<p>In this post we’ll take a look at a bunch of these, and we’ll do so in alphabetical …

Fujifilm X100S Travel Photography Review

X100S For Travel Photography The Preface: Why & How I travel: Travelling will always be part of who I am as a person and also part of my photography …

Technique: Shooting in cold weather

<b>Don’t put your X-series camera into hibernation for the winter, get outside and make the most of the conditions</b><p>We may be in the colder and darker …

Apple’s latest iOS 8.2 beta mentions Apple Watch app

The Apple Watch is coming this year, and a big part of its functionality comes via the iPhone. To make sure you can use your Apple Watch on day one, …

Apple Watch

Galaxy Alpha's Death Will Inspire Samsung To Design A Better Smartphone

Launched in August 2014, Samsung’s Galaxy Alpha was an interesting play by Samsung. Rather than specifications, the emphasis on the Alpha was placed on style and form rather than function and capability. With reports coming in that the Alpha’s production run is coming to an end, the handset has …

Nokia's first device after Microsoft is an iPad mini clone that runs Android

Nokia’s N1 is almost identical to the rear of the iPad mini thanks to careful placement of the camera, buttons, and headphone jack. Even the bottom of the device has the same speaker grills and what looks like a Lightning port, but is actually one of the first implementations of the reversible …

iPhone 6 Sapphire Display Limited to 5.5" Model as LG Struggles with iWatch Display Power Draw?

With conflicting opinions about whether Apple and partner GT Advanced Technologies will have enough sapphire crystal production ramped up for both rumored iPhone 6 models and the iWatch, Taiwan's <i>Economic Daily News</i> is now weighing in [Google Translate, via <i>G 4 Games</i>] with its own claims that only …

Vintage National Geographic Blog Revisits 100 Years of Nat Geo Archives

We all know what those stacks of iconic yellow-bordered magazines are when we see them lying around your local doctor or dentist’s office. They’re …

The 5 Coolest Pieces of New Photo Gear

It’s that time again to for a monthly round-up of the coolest photo gear that we found in May 2014. The gear isn’t necessarily the “best” or the <i>creme</i> …

Camera Settings for Concert Photography

Choosing the right camera settings for concert photography can be a daunting task, even for experienced music photographers. Here’s a breakdown of …

Jony Ive on new materials, software design, Tim Cook’s leadership

Following a few quotes from a Jony Ive interview with The New York Times appearing in a longer piece about Tim Cook over the weekend, the publication has now published a longer transcript from the interview. In the interview, Ive was asked about working with Cook, how things have changed post Steve …

Charged: Five Next-Gen Digital Cameras

Since the first widely available digital cameras hit the market in the early '90s, the technical leaps made in the field of digital photography have been exponential. Today smartphones house cameras with sensors that dwarf those of high-end models from a decade ago. While the megapixels race has …

Cameras