Obrad Ćesic

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Nvidia AI-based system transforms any video into fluid super slow motion

Researchers from Nvidia have revealed an impressive new system that uses a deep-learning neural network to effectively create smooth high-quality …

Deep Learning

1970 Tupolev A-3 Aerosledge N007

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>Boats<br>• Design<br>• Engineering<br>• Planes<br>• Vintage<p>The Tupolev A-3 Aerosledge<p>The Tupolev A-3 Aerosledge is an unusual curiosity from …

Cold War

How To Use The Basics Of Lightroom To Add More Punch To Your Photos

Photography wouldn't be the amazing medium it is if we couldn’t end up with the images we intended to capture with our cameras.<p>In the film era, this …

Tutorials

Watch One Of Russia's Newest Ballistic Missile Subs Launch A Rare Four Missile Salvo

The dramatic test underscores Russia's renewed interest in a submarine-based nuclear deterrent as it increased underwater activity in general.<p>Russian …

How to Blur out the Backgrounds in Photoshop

Gear matters under specific circumstances in photography, and without any doubt, you might need specific lenses for certain effects. But, if you …

Close-up photos of Russia's new 'stealth' jet reveal its true purpose — and it's a big threat to the US

Russia's "fifth-generation," "combat-tested," "stealth" fighter jet has a lot of dubious claims made about it, but recent close-up photography of the plane from Russia's Victory Day parade on May 9 reveals it's just not a stealth jet.<p>Russia has tried to sell the plane as a stealth jet to India, but …

U.S. Navy’s Costliest Warship Suffers New Failure at Sea

The Gerald R. Ford, the U.S. Navy’s costliest warship, suffered a new failure at sea that forced it back to port and raised fresh questions about the …

FREE ERIC KIM Lightroom Classic CC Presets 2018

Tokyo man flip phone. Tokyo, 2017. Shot on RICOH GR II with flash, with ERIC KIM Color PresetDear friend,As a present, here are some new ERIC KIM …

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 …

Britain's two new aircraft carriers may never be able to go to war alone as 'UK forces unable to support them'

BRITAIN may never be able to use its new aircraft carriers in a one-to-one combat with another country, the UK’s National Security Adviser signalled …

Watch the Su-57 stealth fighter flap its wings before its debut in Russia's massive Victory Day Parade

The Su-57 will partake in Russia's annual Victory Day Parade, which celebrates the capitulation of Nazi Germany in World War II, for the first time this year, according to Russian state-owned media.<p>"A pair of Russia's cutting-edge Su-57 fighter jets will fly for the first time over Moscow's Red …

Russia has 'stepped on the gas' with its submarine fleet — and NATO is on alert

A British Astute-class nuclear-powered attack submarine was reportedly closely pursued by Russian warships and subs in the eastern Mediterranean during the first days of April.<p>That "cat-and-mouse" encounter between one of the UK's most advanced submarines and a Russian force that included Improved …

Forget Russia's Stealth Fighter: This Is the Plane the Air Force Should Fear

Moscow’s ace in the hole against American air power?<i>The Su-35 may be the best jet-age dogfighter ever made and a capable missile delivery</i> …

Mysterious Northrop Grumman Spy Plane Emerges At The Mojave Air and Space Port

Called the H03, the design is reminiscent of a number of other high-flying, glider-like intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance aircraft.<p>Matt …

Exclusive Photos: Lockheed Skunk Works' X-44A Flying Wing Drone Breaks Cover

We finally get to see one of the key missing links that bridged the gap between Lockheed's RQ-3 Darkstar and RQ-170 Sentinel flying-wing drones.<p>Matt …

Limited number of weapons in German military ready for action: report

German lawmakers are set to hear about how Germany's military, the Bundeswehr, has access to less than 50 percent of many major weapons systems. The …

Stratolaunch Rumbles Down Runway As Pentagon's Interest In Rapid Space Access Mounts

As Paul Allen's space launch mothership preps for its first flight the USAF has begun accelerating its quick access to space initiatives.<p>Twitter …

Here's How The West Is Preparing For War With Russia

Two of the largest military exercises since the Cold War are taking place this month, illustrating the rising military tensions and mistrust between Russia and the West.<p>STOCKHOLM — Sweden, which has long cultivated the image of a peace-loving land of freedom, this month finds itself the focus of …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

Recruitment

Everything You Need To Know About The USAF's New Nuclear Cruise Missile Program

Critics say it's redundant, costly, and possibly dangerous, but the USAF just poured millions into developing it.<p>USAF<p>In a week where it had already …

Northrop Grumman MQ-25 Drone Tanker Testbed Emerges At Plant 42 In California

It's not clear whether the company is using the X-47B aircraft as a surrogate or an actual prototype design.<p>USAF<p>The four competitors vying to build …

DARPA Begins Phase 2 of Gremlins UAS Carrier Program

DARPA has announced that it has awarded Phase 2 contracts for its Gremlins program to two teams, one led by Dynetics, Inc. and the other by General …

DARPA is building a drone to provide 'persistent' surveillance virtually anywhere in the world

If it's implemented, the Tern program would see fully-autonomous drones on small-deck ships throughout the world that can take off and land vertically. Once in flight, they transition to wing-borne flight at medium altitude and become the eyes and ears for its ship for long periods of time.<p>Among …

U.S. Infuriates Russia by Sending Tanks Within Miles of Border

VAZIANI, Georgia — An American M1A2 Abrams tank fired at distant targets as it sped through the green hills of a military base that until 2001 was controlled by Russian troops.<p>The symbolic deployment of the Army's largest weapon system to this former Soviet republic was part of Exercise Noble …

Military

DARPA’s Future Tank Will Think Its Way Out Of Fights

Invention is the better part of valor<p>Tanks are made for confrontation. First designed to crash through trenches and survive machine guns in World War I, the heavy, armored vehicles are machines of headlong destruction. Modern tanks, thick with armor and sporting power cannons, functionally perform …

The Air Force Refutes Rumors It Will Make More F-22s

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James throws cold water on Raptor dreams<p>The last F-22 Raptor rolled off the assembly line in 2011, but in the five years since there have been rumors of re-starting production to make more. Well, Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James just shot down that …

Britain's Doomsday Nuke Subs Still Run Windows XP

The fate of the country's nukes is in the hands of an obsolete operating system.<p>Britain's fleet of missile submarines, HMS <i>Vanguard</i>, <i>Victorious</i>, <i>Vigilant</i>, and <i>Vengeance</i>, are four of the deadliest ships ever built. Armed with nuclear weapons, the four "boomers" patrol the oceans, providing a powerful …

Military

Reviving F-22 Raptor production a ‘non-starter’

The secretary of the air force has become the latest official to douse hopes of restarting Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor production, which was capped …

Aviation

Forty-Five Seconds

Forty-five seconds of swirling dust was all it took to kill two U.S. Marines and injure 20 other service members.<p>On May 17, 2015, a Marine Corps V-22 …

Follow-Up: Drafting Commercial Ships into the Russian Navy

<i>"Kazan-60" in Sevastopol --- January 12, 2016<br>(credit: Andrey Brichevskiy)</i><p>Four commercial ships that were commissioned into the Russian Navy three …