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This man discovered a dirty little secret that reinvented medicine

The only place you’d expect to encounter the “unmistakable smell of rotting flesh” these days would be at a slaughterhouse.<p>In Victorian London, you’d …

Medicine

Wedding Photo Checklist

Your wedding day is a day in your life that you'll want to remember forever — and you will. You'll remember the details, the feeling of your post "I do" kiss and even a couple of songs that you broke it down to on the dance floor. But the best way to make sure your wedding memories are captured and …

20 Stunning Examples of High Speed Photography (And Tuts on How to Do It Yourself)

A lot happens in the blink of an eye — a lot of pretty amazing things. But due to the way our brain works, we don't really get to “see” these amazing …

How to Take Better Landscape Photos

Taking great landscape pictures can seem so easy compared to shooting action photography or taking pictures of children or animals. However, any …

How Do You Start a Photography Business?

The business of photography is something you really need to approach based on an honest assessment of your abilities, strengths, and interests. From …

Black and White Photography Tips

It is often believed that good photos are ones with beautiful colors. However, there are other forms of photography such as black and white, …

40 Tips to Take Better Photos

<b>Many years ago when I was a starry-eyed undergrad I would ask every photographer I came across the same question:</b><p>“How do I take better photos?”<p>I was …

These 31 Photography Links Will Keep You Busy For a Really Long Time

Another wonderful week has passed us by in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet to …

50 Stunning Reflection Photography examples and Tips for beginners

Reflection Photography: Scenaries are the first things that come to your mind when you think of reflection. Nature is probably one of the best …

DSLR Showdown: Canon 70D vs. Nikon D7100

<b>Written by Josh Fate - Steve's Digicams Staff Reviewer</b><p>Mid-level DSLR cameras are starting to take on features from all other cameras; including …

Cameras

Lens Guide: Best Lenses to Move up to from a Kit Lens

Kit lens—to use or not to use? While kit lenses are much less expensive than better hobbyist and professional lenses, in the world of photography, …

How Do Digital Cameras Work? An Explanation by Top Gear's James May

Most of us know how to use a camera by now, but it can sometimes get lost on us just how complex the machines we use every day really are. The truth …

Top 13 Exposure Shots of 2013

Photographer Balazs Gardi, who embedded with Red Bull Stratos for nearly a year, took this shot of Felix Baumgartner descending under canopy during the second stratospheric test jump, from 97,145 feet, in July 2012.<p>To capture 2,000 triathletes swimming across Kailua Bay at October’s Ironman World …

Your First DSLR - now what?! - Digital Photography School

5 Tips for Better Long Exposure Landscape Photography

5 Tips for Better Long Exposure Landscape Photography - learn some things to do and some to avoid when doing long exposures.

Tips from a Pro: Using Trees for Dramatic Landscape Photography

Whether en masse or standing nobly on their own, trees play a huge environmental and emotional role in all of our lives. The tree, in many parts of …

8 Tips for Successful Documentary Photography

Discussions of documentary photography often occur within the context of significant historical events; Dorthea Lange’s Depression-era work, Diane …

Planning and Packing Camera Lenses for a Holiday or Trip

When you’re packing photography equipment for a holiday, it’s hard to decide what to take. You want to take enough to get good photos, but not so …

11 Tips for Spectacular Snow Landscapes

Autumn has come and gone. At least, that's how it feels right now in Idaho! The colorful leaves are falling off the trees, everything is becoming …

The 7 Classic Pieces of Gear You Will Want After You Get a DSLR

Congratulations! You’re the proud owner of a new camera. But not just any new camera; no, not a new mobile device, not a new point and shoot — not …

7 Essential Accessories for Your First DSLR

If you read my post back in September about Gear Acquisition Syndrome (GAS), you know that I’m a firm believer in making smart choices about …

The F/Stops Here — The best camera commercial in the world

I watched dumbfounded for 90 seconds, and I watched it over and over again. Five minutes later, I decided to sell my kidney to buy a Leica M8.<p>You …

7 Tips to Approaching a Stranger on a Photographic Tour (NSFW)

It’s difficult to take pictures of a stranger without first establishing a relationship. When traveling on a photographic tour abroad, necessity will …

Selfies at night: Canadian photographer immerses himself in the wilderness - in pictures

Paul Zizka takes photos of himself in the wilderness of Canada. He began photographing night scenes but by adding himself into the shot he created a relationship between the central figure in the image and the nature around him. Paul uses the HDR technique to achieve these results

Introducing Lens Chimping: A Creative New Photography Technique

So, for a while now I’ve shared photography techniques I’d worked on throughout my career. Every wedding season I try to share something new with …

Top 10 Photography eBooks | Popular Photography eBooks

1<p>Trick Photography eBook and Video Course<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative</i> …

Mummies unearthed in ancient Peru tomb

An archaeological site in the midst of Peru's bustling capital has yielded yet another pre-Incan discovery, an undisturbed Wari tomb containing two corpses wrapped in ceremonial fabric.<p>The tomb, estimated to be more than 1,000 years old, was found at the Pucllana archaeological site in Lima, …

UEFA Europa League 2013: Tottenham and Fiorentina stay perfect, Swansea draws

It was another busy day across Europe as this season's edition of the Europa League reached the halfway point of the group stages.<p>Europa League Thursdays in Europe may not reach the interest levels that Champions League days get, but it certainly can't top the sheer number of games played on a …

10 Most Iconic World Cup Goals and the Stories Behind Them

Held every four years, the FIFA World Cup remains the biggest showpiece sporting event across the globe, and next summer's tournament in Brazil is shaping up to be just as extravagant as those that have preceded it.<p>The 2014 edition will be the 20th World Cup tournament and over the past 19 editions …

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