Peter Bowyer

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iOS DAC Amplifier, Audio-Charger Adapter Hits Kickstarter (video)

Those of you that have purchased a new iPhone, but are still missing your 3.5 mm audio input jack, may be interested in a new device which has been …

MacTrast Deals: 2016 Mac Freebie Bundle: 8 Great Mac Productivity Apps for FREE!

- Oct 2, 2016<p>The 2016 Mac Freebie Bundle offers 8 great Mac productivity apps for free! These will help you organize your photos and videos, …

A surreal look at lightning captured at 7,000 frames per second

Lightning is one of those that subjects many of us have tried to photograph at some point or another if we live in an area where it happens. It’s one …

Get $149 worth of photo editing tools free from Google right now

Would you like to get $149 of photo-editing software for free right now? Of course you would! And you’re in luck because Google has made its premium …

These 8 in-demand programming languages are the ones to have on your resume in 2016

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Tech Hub/flickrIn early 2015 Glassdoor.com made a list of the 25 highest paying in-demand jobs in the country. Of the 25 careers …

Programming

Britain's 25 best winter walks (worth braving the cold for)

Winter walking has a beauty and excitement all of its own. The circular walks below have been chosen to represent the full geographical and geological diversity of our Great British landscapes with an eye for the topical, historical and just plain beautiful.<p>For each we’ve suggested a cosy pub for …

These 13 Google Chrome hacks will change the way you use the internet

Since it debuted in 2008, Google Chrome has quickly risen to be the most popular web browser in the world, beating out Firefox and Internet Explorer.<p>But that doesn't mean you can't make it better.<p>There are many extensions and programs that innovative developers have built to make using Chrome more …

Google Chrome

A Dazzling Flow Motion Time-Lapse Tour of Istanbul

Back in February, time-lapse photographer Rob Whitworth captured the world’s imagination with his insane “Dubai Flow Motion” project, which took the …

Time-lapse Photography

One Photographer’s Case for Large Format Film

Photo by Greg MillerGreg Miller’s large format photography has appeared in numerous publications including The New York Times Magazine, New York …

The Five Greatest M-Mount Film Cameras of All Time

Picture “Leica M3” by Rama via Wikimedia Commons<p>Leica M-mount rangefinder film cameras have always held a special place in photo history. For one, …

Polaroid App POLAMATIC Updated with All of the Classic Films

From Life in LoFi: iPhoneography:Polamatic Image Spectra filmIt’s been a while since we’ve seen any real updates to the iPhone Polaroid apps. After …

iPhoneography

OS X El Capitan Opens Door to TRIM Support on Third-Party SSDs for Improved Performance

For users looking to upgrade their older Macs with third-party solid-state drives (SSDs), one issue has been a lack of support for TRIM on these drives under OS X. TRIM is a system-level command that allows the operating system and the drive to communicate about which areas of the drive are …

OS X

How to Create Intense Portraits in Lightroom

Many times when you are processing portraits in Lightroom or Photoshop you are working towards a soft, pleasing look. However, with some portraits …

Tutorials

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10 Reasons Our Universe Might Actually Be Virtual Reality

Physical realism is the view that the physical world we see is real and exists by itself, alone. Most people think this is self-evident, but physical …

Thompson Family's Musical Sweater: 'Smells Funny, Lot Of Personality'

In 1982, the beloved British folk duo Richard and Linda Thompson split up — both creatively and romantically.<p>Ever since, fans have longed for their reunion, including one fan in particular: their son, Teddy.<p>Teddy was just a boy back then. Now he's 38, with a recording career of his own, and he's …

Camera+ For iPhone is Free Through November 16th; Here’s How to Get It

Camera+ is one of the most well-liked third party camera apps for iOS devices. It has sold over 10 million copies, and its robust interface and suite …

This app will hack Continuity to work on your older Mac

Continuity is one of the best features of iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, allowing your iPhone, iPad, and Mac to all operate more seamlessly together than ever before. But there’s a problem: Continuity requires Bluetooth 4.0 LE to work, and many older Macs don’t have it.<p>But don’t despair. A new tool has …

MacBook Air

Meet Prizm, the gadget that helps your favorite speaker learn your music taste

What the Nest does for the temperature, Prizm does for the music in your house: It learns what you like and adjusts the environment to suit your needs.<p>You can preorder it now on Kickstarter, where Prizm has just started a crowdfunding project to make its gadget a reality.<p>Prizm works like this: You …

Lyve’s New App Lets You Access All Your Photos And Videos From Any Device You Own

Accessing your entire photo and video collection from any device can still be a challenge today, especially if you have your media spread out across a variety of local hard drives as well as various cloud services where you have to pay for storage – potentially limiting how much of your collection …

Never Run Out of Photo Space on Your Phone Again

At the very moment your dog FINALLY is balancing a banana on its nose, your phone camera roll is full. The banana falls, the moment is gone. Boo.<p>It …

Apps

Can’t wait for Photos for OS X? Photos app likely coming to iCloud.com for desktop viewing

With Photos for OS X not being released until early next year, it seemed like there would be no way to view your photos backed up in iCloud Photo Library away from an iOS device for Mac customers. However, screenshots and error messages from iCloud.com show that a Photos app is in development for …

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Official Teaser Trailer #1 (2014) - Peter Jackson Movie HD

Looking for Light: Jane Bown review – excellent film about veteran photographer

The Guardian's sister paper, the Observer, partly funded this film about one of its greatest staff photographers, the peerless Jane Bown. She's a figure well-loved around the Guardian Media Group's headquarters, a backdrop for many of the interviews shown here. It is an excellent, intelligent and …

Tiny Lens Attachment Turns Smartphones Into Microscopes

We’ve seen mobile phone lens attachments and hacks that help you to take macro photos with your smartphone, but never before have we seen one that …

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The 10 best value restaurants in Britain

From fish and chips in Yorkshire to a blow-out at Le Gavroche, Jay Rayner picks food that offers the best value to suit any budget<p>In an age when it's possible to get a box of chips and three deep-fried wings from a chicken shop for 99p, it barely needs saying that cheap is not the same as good. It …

Original Pin: A Customizable Wood Pinhole Camera You Build Like a 3D Jigsaw Puzzle

Build-it-yourself cameras can be both fun and educational. For photography types, a camera like the Konstructor or the Last camera makes for a fun …

Tips for photographing star trails at night