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10 Tips to Take Great Family Portraits - Digital Photography School

If you want that ‘traditional’ family photograph you are going to need to work the role of director to ensure all eyes and faces are on you. Working …

Family Portrait

Study: Turmeric can fight oral & cervical cancer caused by HPV

No Indian food is complete without turmeric-the yellow spice. It is not only used for its amazing flavour, but used mainly for its various health …


Nikon D4S Firmware Update 1.20

Nikon has posted a firmware update for its professional Nikon D4S digital SLR camera. Version 1.20 adds full support for the SB-500 flash unit, …


Ubuntu 15.04 updates mobile, cloud and IoT

The latest version of open source operating system Ubuntu is now available for download, with v.15.04 featuring updates for mobile, cloud and a new …


Ubuntu MATE for the Raspberry Pi 2 | Ubuntu MATE

Rohith Madhavan has made an Ubuntu MATE 15.04 image for the Raspberry Pi 2 which you can download or build yourself.

The image is functional and based …


Palakura Sambar Recipe - Spinach Sambar Recipe - How to make Keerai Sambar

If you are looking for more South Indian stew recipes then do check Boodida Gummadi Pindi Miriyam, Methi Sambar, Ponnaganti Majjiga Pulusu, Andhra Mango


Tamil Sambar Powder Recipe - Homemade Sambar Powder Recipe - Sambar Masala Recipe

If you are looking for more homemade recipes then do check Coriander Powder, Cumin Powder, Sandwich Masala Powder, Pav Bhaji Masala Powder, Gulkand and …


Shikanji Recipe - Indian Lemonade Recipe - How to make Shikanji, Nimbu Pani Recipe

If you are looking for more beverage recipes then do check Gulkand Lassi, Rooh Afza Lemonade, Papaya Lassi, Saffron Lassi, Watermelon Mint Juice, …


Kipon adapter to allow AF with Canon lenses on Micro Four Thirds bodies

Chinese lens adapter manufacturer Kipon has announced plans to introduce the first adapter that allows AF operation when a Canon EF or EF-S lens is …


My Take on Food Styling and Photography


If the technical terms are still confusing you, here is a metaphor that helped my friend understand exposure more easily. Imagine …

Food Photography

Digital SLR cameras explained: 10 things every new photographer must know

Digital SLR cameras are the preferred tool of most professional photographers and they’re the first choice of camera for most enthusiast camera for …


Video Series for Food Bloggers/Food Blogging/Food Blogs - FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY: NATURAL LIGHTING

Tutorial: Focus Stacking for Landscape Photography

Max Foster lives in Minneapolis, MN and specializes in travel photography from around the world. He focuses on landscape and cityscape images, and

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Experience a NASA Spacewalk Through the Lens of a GoPro Camera

Want to see what it’s like to “walk” around in space outside the International Space Station? NASA wants to show you. The agency recently strapped …


Meet One of the Weirdest Cameras You’ll Ever See: the Yashica Dental Eye

The Yashica Dental Eye cameras were designed for close up shooting, and nothing else.


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4 Reasons Why the Leica M2 is Better Than the M3

The Leica M2 is just a simplified and cheapened version of the M3, right? Yeah, it’s a good camera, but if you’re going to buy a Leica M why not buy …

Canon EOS 5DS and 5DS R vs Nikon D810: 9 key differences you need to know

How do Canon’s new full-frame cameras compare against its biggest rival? Find out in our Canon EOS 5DS vs Nikon D810 comparison.The Canon EOS 5DS and …


5 quick tips for using fast lenses

A major bonus of fast lenses is that they allow you to use faster shutter speeds in low light, fending off the problems of both camera shake and …


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In the Smartphone Era, Can Street Photography Be Illegal?

Is street photography illegal in Germany?To find out, Berlin-based street photographer Espen Eichhöfer has appealed a conviction that he invaded a …