Rafael Cazares

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11 texting pranks to play on your unsuspecting friends

Everyone has a phone on them, which means lucky for you, everyone is susceptible to a classic text message prank.<p>The art of pranking has seen a lot …

Text Messaging

Obama on Brouhaha Over FBI Email Review: 'We Don't Operate on Innuendo'

President Barack Obama, in his first direct comments about the FBI’s review of newly discovered emails that could be related to its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server, said Wednesday he prefers not to deal in “innuendo.”<p>"I do think that there is a norm ... when there are investigations, we …

Hillary Clinton

Guns / La culebra

An artist is painting 50,000 honey bees in magnificent murals all over the world

An American artist has undertaken an ambitious project to paint thousands of honeybees in a selection of murals at different destinations all around the world.<p>The Good of The Hive is an artistic initiative set up by mural painter Matthew Willey, with the goal of helping to raise awareness about the …

Pinterest

Disk Cleanup Tip To Recover Gigabytes That Lightroom May Be Hoarding

If you’ve used Lightroom in the past, well, ever, you know it can be a resource hog. It’s almost a cliche at this point to even say it but that …

How to save 10s of gigabytes with lightroom temp files

This little procedure just saved me over 20 gigs (yes, this is right, gigs!!) of space on my hard drive. It has to do with how Lightroom updates. …

Plotagraphs – Trey Ratcliff

NEW NEWS July 2017!<p>Plotagraph Pro is now even more affordable. The team there have listened to your feedback and now you can subscribe to the …

Self-Taught Artist Discovers Incredible Painting Skills While Taking Care of His Sick Dog

‘There has to be more than this', 2013 – Acrylic on canvas, 500 x 500mm<p>‘Before the storm', 2015 – acrylic on canvas, 150x70cm (60″x29″)<p>‘Sunrise, I left you sleeping', 2015 ; Acrylic on canvas ; 1650 x 850mm<p>‘Low winter sun', 2014 – Acrylic on canvas 800x800mm – Shortlisted for The John Ruskin Prize, …

Arts and Crafts movement

How to create beautiful slow motion slider shots

At some point or another, most of us that shoot video have to create a clip sliding past, or moving around some kind of static object. Perhaps …

Turn Your Smartphone Into a Microscope and Macro Photography Stand for Only $10

If you’ve followed PetaPixel for a little while, you’ll already know that a laser pointer’s focus lens can be put to good DIY use helping you take …

How to shoot a moving day to night timelapse (With a Canon body and a Nikon lens)

Time lapses that transition from day to night (or vice versa) are considered the Holy Grail of time lapses. Aside from the actual tactics of taking a …

Time-lapse Photography

Getting Started With Photoshop Actions

Actions are one of the most powerful features in Adobe Photoshop. With actions you can automate almost anything. If you have a process that you …

Secrets Of The Best Levitation Shots Shared

The first time I saw a levitation shot, I stared at it for 15 minutes in astonishment. I could not conceive how the image was captured; I was …

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 …

What to Do If Your iPhone is Lost or Stolen

iPhones are lost and stolen every day, but luckily Apple has robust tools built into iOS that will keep your data safe and your device unusable if it's misplaced or snatched by a thief.<p>With Find My iPhone, you can locate lost devices, disable them, and even fully erase them, but unless you've been …

Apple Pay

Sherif Mokbel's Double Exposure Cinemagraphs

<i>All images by Sherif Mokbel. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Sherif Mokbel studied Fine Arts, and while doing a human anatomy study, he got hooked …

Photography

Watch an Ex-Animator Rediscover His Passion Over 100 Days

When Vimeo user Justgoscha became disillusioned with his life as a front-end developer, he decided to rekindle something that made him happy in his …

Unexpected Places to Take Photos in San Francisco

It’s common knowledge San Francisco is one of the most photographed cities in the world. Assuming you’ve already visited its most iconic …

How To Create Motion in a Time-Lapse Using Shutter Speed

Since you can’t play with your drone this weekend (if you live within a 32-mile radius of the Super Bowl that is) and you don’t want to watch the …

Shutter Speed

How To Create a Double Exposure Image In Photoshop

French photographer Boris Untereiner was first exposed to double exposures when he was ten-years-old. His father showed him some slides of images of …

Tutorials

Children’s Illustrator Presents Random Fun Facts as Whimsical Drawings

Did you know that scientists have merged jellyfish and feline DNA to create glow-in-the-dark cats? Did you know that the average lead pencil can draw a line 35 miles long? How about the fact that a snail can sleep for up to three years at a time? Using these interesting fun facts and more, …

Drawing

Quickly Browse Through Your Film Negatives Using Only Your iPad

Have you ever scanned film negatives on your own? If so, you know it can be a time-consuming process. To help make sure you don’t waste time scanning …

These Are the Issues With Selecting a Shutter Speed for Video and Stills

In a recent article we looked at the impact that video is having, and will have on the future of stills photography. The advent of 4K video in …

DIY Homemade Digital Microscope

If your children are enthusiastic about learning new things, especially if they are science related, you are going to love this cool idea. You will …

How to Photoshop a Landscape Into a Mind-Bending World of Angles

There’s a new fad on the Web. It involves creating trippy Inception-esque scenes by Photoshopping landscape photos into strange worlds with right …

How to Improve Your Long Exposure Photography with Photo Stacking

Recently long exposure photography has been quite popular, mainly in the landscape photography arena. One of the reasons (among the others) is that …

How To: Record Streaming Music, FaceTime Calls, Skype Audio, & More for Free

Piracy, it can be argued, is the scourge of the internet. But when it comes to music, sometimes it's best to give a listen to a track or album before …