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The Pentagon Released New Documents About the 'Tic-Tac UFO'

"It was obvious there was something out there and the fighters were taking it seriously."<p>Last December, the <i>New York Times</i> published an expose on a secretive Defense Department program that had been investigating reports of unidentified flying objects—UFOs—for nearly a decade. Among the reports …

Paranormal

Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Roger McGuinn and Others Rehearse in 1992

17<p>SHARES<p>The video below offers a rare treat: a superstar cast of guitarists—including Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Tom Petty …

Music

How to Actually Improve Your Photography

In this article I'll share five tips on how I actually improved my photography. Here I'm not talking technicalities such as sharper images, shallow …

Street Photography

3 Types of Cinematic Movement That Will Make Your Film More Dynamic

In filmmaking, movement equals energy, giving you more opportunities to woo your audience with your visual storytelling.<p>When you think of cinematic …

Filmmaking

6 Things Legendary DP Roger Deakins Wants You to Know About Cinematography

There's so much to learn from Oscar-winning DP Roger Deakins' illustrious career.Roger Deakins is one of the most admired, respected, and talented …

Cinematography

3 Ways a Capo Can Unlock Your Guitar Playing

I’m always surprised when I meet guitarists that overlook the massive potential of their Capo. Whenever I’m stuck in a rut with songwriting, my Capo …

Guitar

The Secret to Using Color to Make Your Images Look Sharper

<i>Sharper looking images don’t only have to do with your lens and the clarity slider</i><p>Of course we can all sit here and talk about the sharpness of a …

Chicken Breast

Mastering the Fretboard Using Keys and Chord Progression Roots

0<p>SHARES<p><i>This is an abridged and shorter version of a lengthier article that can be found on Guitarchalk.com.</i><p>The easiest way to master the fretboard is …

Electric Guitar

String Bending: The One-Hour Workout

0<p>SHARES<p>We’ve all seen “blues face”—that gruesomely contorted grimace that suggests the guitarist behind it is expressing his or her deepest feelings …

Electric Guitar

Here Are Some Great Lightroom Tips and Tricks for Beginners (VIDEO)

We love it when photographers give us a look at their post-processing workflow because it not only presents some great software tips and tricks, it …

Tutorials

Creating a Dramatic Black and White Image Using Only Lightroom

There are numerous ways to convert an image to black and white, each bringing with it its own balance of efficiency and artistic control. This method …

Tutorials

Mark Knopfler: Sultan of Swing

By John HarlowPerhaps one of the most unlikely guitar heroes to come from England since his hero the great Hank Marvin, Mark Knopfler has put …

Guitar

Beyond Blues: Nail Those Changes!

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b>Intermediate <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Learn all about guide tones.<br>• Apply simple theoretical concepts to give your blues playing …

Electric Guitar

The best note-taking apps for the iPad Pro and Pencil (2018)

The iPad Pro and Apple Pencil are arguably the best tablet + stylus pairing currently available. When used with a good note-taking app, the slate is …

Note-Taking

This Video Trick Will Make Your Time-lapses Look Better

Time-lapses are an easy way to add spice to your video productions, but sometimes parts of your scene look awful when displayed over long periods of …

Videography

Andy Manson interview, luthier for John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin

Andy Manson interview, luthier for John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin and much more<p>Published on 2018-05-18<p>At the 2018 Holy Grail Guitar Show, I had …

Guitar

How To Create Great Photos For Your Blog Using Your iPhone

As someone with a history of photography, I can safely say that I never expected to be using my iPhone for my photos but with the current technology …

Mobile Photography

Arculus Onyx makes gimbals less gawky

If you shoot a lot of handheld video of extreme outdoor activities, then it's possible that you use a motorized camera-stabilizing gimbal. Such …

Videography

Drone pilots' pay plummets 90% in 'race to the bottom'

Andy Trench made $2,000 a day in 2015 taking sky-high photographs along the East Coast with a drone he made himself. Now that same work fetches about $175.<p>"It's apparent that a lot of this industry is a race to the bottom," said Trench, a Rhode Island entrepreneur who has been operating …

Drones

Improve Your String Bends with This Simple Exercise

0<p>SHARES<p>String bends and vibrato are among a guitarist's most expressive techniques. Testing the accuracy of your bends and vibrato is a good way to …

Guitar

Easy guitar theory: non-diatonic chords

<b>Give your chord progressions colour and flair by introducing a handful of ‘out of key’ notes.</b><p>We’ve previously looked at diatonic chords, ie, chords …

Electric Guitar

The Best Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: May 18th</b><p>The Netflix name has meant many things, including the best shows not on TV. And while there are some glaring omissions in their selection of good movies, there’s still plenty to peruse. Narrowing them down to just 35 of the best Netflix films wasn’t easy. Nonetheless, here’s a …

Morgan Freeman

How to Develop Your Personal Photographic Style

Developing a unique photographic style is a goal of every photographer. It is an evolutionary process that takes time and experience. Once it begins …

Landscape Photography

12 Colonoscopy Prep Tips From Gastroenterologists to Make the Whole Thing Less Hellish

Welcome to Colonoscopy Prep 101: a Class No One Actually Takes But We’ll All Definitely Need. Look, a colonoscopy—which is when a medical …

Cancer

Watch a mesmerizing New York flyover shot with a 12K camera

Some folks believe that 8K TV is overkill, but cinematographer Phil Holland just flaunted video of New York City captured in sweeping 12K. He used three RED Monstro 8K VistaVision cameras (turned sideways) mounted on a special rig called the Shotover K1 Hammerhead. The videos were then stitched …

Cinematography

Fingerpicking: Let Your Fingers Do the Talking

0<p>SHARES<p>The hands of a beginning guitarist are like a couple learning to dance, with one member of the team always straying ahead of the other.<p>Every …

Electric Guitar

How to Make Your Smartphone Photos Look Like They Came From A Pro Camera

There are some incredible smartphone images out there. Apple, Samsung, Google all use beautiful shots from their respective devices in their …

Mobile Photography

The Guide to Getting into Roxy Music

Featuring Bryan Ferry and Brian Eno, Roxy Music’s melodramatic yet undersung art rock paved the way for punk, new wave, and decades of music to come.<p>You don’t simply listen to Roxy Music—English art-rock favorites of David Bowie, ground zero of Brian Eno, namesake of the Sex Pistols’ first …

Andy Warhol

Tips for Better Photo Editing Consistency

Consistent photo editing can be a huge factor in ensuring that your brand is cohesive. Knowing how to achieve consistency on a regular basis is a …

Tutorials

Here Are Some Easy Tips on How to Use the Important Tone Curve Tool in Lightroom (VIDEO)

We’ve shared several tutorials on Photoshop’s Curves tool in recent weeks and they’ve been quite popular. So, here’s a helpful video on a similarly …

Tutorials