Hassan Shaboot

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The Abandoned Building in This Photo is a Handmade Miniature

Photographer Felix Hernandez shot this somewhat surreal photo of an abandoned seaside inn, titled “No One Cares.” No, he didn’t come across this …

How to Make Your Photos Go Viral

How to make your photos go viral (like a virus):<p>What is ‘going viral’?<p>Think of a virus. It spreads. It usually is spread through organisms, or …

Make, Don’t Take Photos

Dear friend,<p>One of the lessons I’ve learned is that in order to make more beautiful photos, we should seek to “make” (not “take”) photos.<p>I first …

Samsung is officially unveiling the Galaxy Note 7 on August 2

Samsung just sent out invites for its next hardware event. And while it doesn’t <i>explicitly</i> say it will be releasing the next device in the Note series, the accompanying graphics and timing make it pretty obvious.<p><b>Update:</b> Actually, Samsung isn’t even bothering to keep any semblance of mystery; it …

Phones

What you need to know about realistic photo compositing and image manipulation - a primer

Creating realistic photo composites or photo manipulation isn’t as hard as it looks. The steps you have to take to create a good composite are …

Photographer Captures the Mesmerizing Spirit of Adorably Wise Owls

Owls are known around the world as a symbol of wisdom and beauty, which Thai photographer Sasi Smith intuitively captures in his mesmerizing photographs. Smith is an experienced cameraman who focuses mainly on parrots, but he also has a vast collection of owl images that are both adorable and …

Photography

Intimate Portraits of Gypsies Recreated in the Style of the Old Masters

In his series <i>The Dream Goes Over Time,</i> Madrid-based photographer Pierre Gonnord recreates the Old Master painting style in this timeless portrait series featuring Portuguese Alentejo gypsies. Gonnord, who seeks to use art to give voices to marginalized people, frames his subjects as royal figures, …

Art

1 Portrait Subject, 6 Photographers, 6 Very Different Results - Digital Photography School

“A photograph is shaped more by the person behind the camera than by what’s in front of it.”<p>Canon Australia recently decided to test this idea by …

How To Create a Text Portrait Effect in Photoshop

In today’s Photoshop tutorial we’re going to create a cool portrait effect using a long passage of text that bends and deforms around the contours of …

Graphics

Better Dodging and Burning in Photoshop with a Wacom Tablet

Before I get too far into it, I want to make sure that you understand what exactly “dodging and burning” is. In short, it is the addition or …

Tutorials

How I Have My Camera Set Up to Shoot Weddings

The Nikon D750 is one of the most talked about cameras in a long time. It’s a small lightweight body that packs a major feature set and has even …

Cameras

How to make your 'dead' batteries last eight times longer

When you throw out your disposable AAs because your remote stopped working, they actually still had about 80% of their power remaining.<p>A new $2.50 battery sleeve called the Batteriser, coming to Amazon this fall, promises to extend the life of your batteries up to eight times longer by drawing out …

Clean Energy

Nikon 28-300mm VR Review

This is an in-depth review of the Nikon 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR lens that was released in August of 2010 along with the Nikon 85mm f/1.4G and …

Stanford scientists make leukemia 'grow up' and eat itself

A team at Stanford's School of Medicine has reportedly uncovered a potent new treatment method for combating one of leukemia's most aggressive forms -- and they did it pretty much by accident. While survival rates for B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia, a particularly nasty form of white blood …

8 of the Best Micro Four Thirds Lenses

Between the Crowd

Nikon D750 | Camera of the Year | FX-Format Wi-Fi Camera

Collapse Type<p>Type<p>Single-lens reflex digital camera<p>Lens Mount<p>Nikon F bayonet mount<p>Collapse Image Sensor<p>Effective Pixels (Megapixels)<p>24.3 million<p>Sensor …

How to Master Photography Composition Using the Golden Ratio

The twelfth century was a golden age for photography. Let’s step back from that statement a little, because obviously photography didn't exist way …

The Nikon D750 Filmmakers Kit is a DSLR Bundle for Getting Started in Cinema

Nikon has unveiled a new DSLR kit that’s specifically geared toward people who want to get into DSLR filmmaking. Called the Nikon D750 Filmmakers …

Incredibly Detailed Dioramas Fantastically Look Like Real Life

Japanese hobbyist Satoshi Arakis creates painstakingly-detailed dioramas at an incredible 1/32 and 1/35 scale. And, what's even more impressive is that he does all of this work at night, after he's done with his day job. Arakis constructs and paints objects that fit in the palm of your hand, and he …

hobbyist

2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06: Top 10 Reasons it Shatters the Supercar Category

Even in the Golden Age of Automobiles we’re currently enjoying it’s rare for one car to get so many things so right. Yes, cars are better than ever, and not just in terms of performance or efficiency or safety or technology, but in terms of providing all of those things in a comprehensive package …

Sports Cars

Hasan Shaboot

Hi ....... i am a enthusiast photographer and retoucher .. a member of iraqi society for photography general center . a lecturer in many photography …

Nikon D750 – My Settings

I have been using the D750 for a couple of weeks now and have set the camera up just the way I like it. Now the way that I set up the camera might be …

Cameras