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The hottest iPhone and Android accessory we’ve covered in 2018 so far is only $37 on Amazon

Thousands and thousands of our readers have picked up a Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera based on our coverage, making it the most popular …

Tech Trends

10 Photographers You Need To Watch If You Love Simple Landscapes

Landscapes are a major genre in photography, and many photographers capture them using a pristine approach that bridges abstraction and minimalism.<p>It …

Ansel Adams

Tracing the roots of Araki’s obsession with the erotic image

Dubbed Japan’s most-controversial photographer, Nobuyoshi Araki has, for nearly half a century, pushed the boundaries of respectability to near-buckling point – and beyond.<p>A new retrospective exhibition co-curated by Maggie Mustard and Mark Snyder at New York’s Museum of Sex celebrates the …

Art

How to open iPhone HEIC images on Windows

After the iOS 11 update, iPhones now use HEIC images by default. The new standard isn't widely supported yet. Here's how to deal with HEIC images on your Windows machine.<p>One of the larger changes in iOS 11 was Apple's adoption of the new High Efficiency Image Format (HEIF) standard for photos. …

Google Photos

Your iPhone tracks every place you visit. Here’s how to see the map

Your iPhone knows where you are, and it remembers where you have been. It keeps a record of your frequent hangouts – aka Significant Locations – and uses this data to make location-based suggestions using Siri, and Siri-related features. Don’t panic: This data is kept on your phone, not collected …

iPhones start slowing down after a year of use, and that’s way too soon

Apple intentionally slows down iPhones as they get older. I don't know how many times I heard people say this as a conspiracy theory — one that I've dismissed, chalking it up to operating system updates and more demanding apps — but it turns out, it's true. Apple really is slowing down phones as …

Mobile Technology

11 ways to improve iPhone battery life with iOS 11

Keep your iPhone running longer on a single charge with these battery-saving tips.<p>Hooray, a new iOS update is here! Oh no, my old iPhone is ripping through battery life at an alarming rate!<p>Updating to a new version of iOS can be a rollercoaster of emotions. If your iPhone doesn't hold a charge like …

Turn Your House Into an Apple-Centric Smart Home

Building a smart home is getting easier and easier with each passing year. We’re highlighting some great smart home devices that work great with your …

5 ways to make your Amazon Fire tablet better

So you grabbed one of Amazon's super-cheap tablets. Here's how to make the most of it.<p>I don't know exact numbers, but I suspect some 80 bajillion people bought an Amazon Fire tablet on Black Friday or Cyber Monday. And why not? With prices ranging from $30 to $100, those babies were the bargain to …

Ten Useful Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts

There are some things in life you just can't have enough of: chocolate, puppies, and Photoshop keyboard shortcuts being some of those things. This …

A New Photo Book for People Who Love Cats

On the cover of <i>PhotoCat.,</i> Schilt Publishing’s new ode to feline-kind, you’ll find a portrait of Sacha de Boer’s longtime companion– a picture simply …

Pets

The 11 Best New Features of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is available to download today, and it's got enough cool features to make upgrading a no-brainer. From its new …

Microsoft

HP made a ridiculously powerful detachable tablet for artists

If you’re a graphic artist and find yourself needing a ton of power on the go, HP may have the answer. It’s unveiling a new detachable tablet today called the ZBook x2 that has the specs of a workstation PC: a quad-core i7 processor (from Intel’s Kaby Lake-R line), an Nvidia Quadro M620 graphics …

Best Cases for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus

These iPhone 8 cases will allow you to protect your investment, while also showing off your personality. Most of the ones featured are compatible …

Mobile Technology

15 Odd and Worst Jobs in the World That May Make You Appreciate Your Work

Russian Schoolgirl Electrocuted in Bathtub After Phone That Was Charging Fell Into Water<p>The Russian schoolgirl had been soaking in the tub and …

Land Art

Create Dreamy Landscape Photos with the Orton Effect

In this 6-minute video, photographer Mark Denney talks through the Orton Effect and how it can be used to make dreamy landscape photos in an …

An Incredibly Useful Beginner's Photoshop Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to photo editing and manipulation software available online, mainly used by professional photographers and designers. It …

Adobe

This Duo Travels the World for Creative Architectural Portraits

Daniel Rueda and Anna Devís Benet are a photography duo who travel the world in search of eye-catching architecture. Once they find a great spot, …

App specific passwords will be required to sign in to iCloud with third party apps from June 15, here’s how to make them

In its ongoing efforts to ensure strong security for customers, Apple will require the use of app-specific passwords from June 15th. This affects you if you use a third-party app that logs in with an iCloud email and password (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) to access contacts, calendar and mail …

Apps

13 Beautiful Examples of Minimalist Photography by Julian Schulze

Belin-based Julian Schulze is clearly a master of minimalism, a feat made all the more eye-catching and impressive when you consider the cultural …

My Camera Died at the Beginning of a Shoot, So I Used My iPhone Instead

Imagine you turn up to a portrait shoot and meet your model. You’ve scoped out the location, organized outfits and the weather is perfect. Only thing …

These incredibly lifelike succulent cakes will blow your mind

Pastry chef Iven Kawi takes the term “succulent” to a whole new level. Kawi creates incredibly lifelike terrarium cakes that look every bit as …

Dessert

The Beginner's Guide to Shooting Events so you Get Hired Again and Again!

Some might regard photographing events as <i>not</i> necessarily the most interesting things to do when it comes to photography, mainly due to the lack of …

How to Make a Timelapse Video: A Beginner’s Guide

A video is made up from 25 single photos per second, that, when placed back-to-back, trick our mind into seeing motion. But what would happen if we …

Apple Clips: Everything you need to know about the new, superbly easy photo and video app

Of course, it’s true that we all use our phones to record video and shoot photos. The new Clips app lets you make professional-looking video clips in …

This Animation is a Simple Lesson on Aperture in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography (or know someone who is), here’s a simple 5-minute animation that provides a crash course on the subject …

Photography

How to use Workflow, the app that Apple just bought and made free for everyone

Apple bought an app called Workflow on Thursday. The app automates stuff you do all the time on your iPhone and iPad and turns those tasks into a simple button.<p>But instead of killing the app, as Apple usually does when it acquires a startup, Apple made it free.<p>Basically, Workflow is like a Swiss …

Apps

Photos of Beautiful Old German Pipe Organs Capture Their Massive Size

Photographer Robert Götzfried‘s latest project captures a musical instrument that is unmatched in both its intricate design and its colossal size: …

Nothing says love like a tiny child with a big dog

Russian photographer captures dozens of joyful moments.<p>There's something heart-melting about a huge dog snuggling and romping with a tiny child. The …

Pets

Google Pixel vs. Apple iPhone 7 Plus: A Smartphone Shootout

The smartphone camera landscape is getting crowded with high quality cameras these days, but the Google Pixel and Apple iPhone 7 Plus are two of the …