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17 stunning travel photos reveal how Myspace Tom is enjoying retirement

In the early 2000s, internet users were worried less about their privacy and more about creating the perfect Myspace page.<p>But then, in 2005, as …

Social Media

How I Found My Niche in Professional Photography

I’m Alastair Philip Wiper, a British photographer based in Copenhagen and working worldwide. From the Large Hadron Collider in Switzerland, to giant …

Expert guide to minimalist photography

<b>Moody atmospheric landscapes often involving long exposures, are widely copied but difficult to do well. Geoff Harris gets some essential advice from</b> …

This Music Video Was Shot in Infrared with a Modified $300 DSLR

The new music video for the song “Sunday Morning” by musician Ryan-O’Neil was shot in infrared with a DIY modified entry-level DSLR.<p>“We took a $300 …

17 Ways to Age-Proof Your Brain

What’s good for your body is good for your brain. That means eating a balanced diet with lots of fruits and veggies and not much sugar, saturated …

6 storytelling techniques for great interaction design

5. Hide secondary elements for an “easter egg” effect<p>This is one of the trickiest interaction design strategies to pull off, and is only suitable for certain sites. But if your project is well-suited, the joy of discoverability can be one of the most memorable experiences for users. Some types of …

5 apps for exploring a new city like a local

There are some things everybody knows about New Yorkers. They pay exorbitant rents, they worship pizza and they never hang out in Times Square.<p>But …

Apps

10 Different Ways You Can Use a Single Softbox

When you’re just starting out in photography, you may not have a lot of money to invest in putting together a high-end arsenal of studio lighting …

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

The Story of How I Shot a Wedding Inside a Cave

My name is Andre Oliveira. I’m 24 years old, and I began learning how to use DSLR cameras in 2008 starting with a Canon Rebel Ti that my school …

37 of the best foods to beat the belly bloat

The best way to achieve the flat stomach of your dreams is through a healthy, low-calorie diets and plenty of exercise. But if you're suffering from …

Photoshop vs. Lightroom: What if You Had to Pick Just One?

One of the questions I get a lot comes from new photographers wanting to know whether they should be working in Photoshop or Lightroom. I …

How To Know When It Is Time To Upgrade Your Photography Gear

Almost every photographer wants to own a better camera, right? But then again, not every photographer really needs a better camera. So how does one …

How to Avoid the 15 Common Mistakes People Make When Taking Photos

As a kinesthetic learner, when I face something new, I like to just jump in and get my hands dirty. So, more often than not, I will eschew the manual …

Three Types of Light: Diffused, Backlight and Reflected – What are They and When to use Them

Light: it is the main component for every image that you will take. It does however come in many different forms, producing very different results. …

Digital Photography

Watch Bacteria Turn Water Instantly Into Ice (VIDEO)

Nothing in science - or the world, really - is a simple as you learned at school. Take water. If you thought all you had to do to turn water into ice …

Terrifying Video Shows Bird Smashing Through Plane Windscreen In Florida

There you are minding your own business and enjoying peaceful flight and BOOM!<p>Some inconsiderate human in a light aircraft flies right into you.<p>This …

Making Sense of Lightroom’s Grid View

Lightroom's Grid View: Today, I’m going to take a closer look at the Grid View (part of the Library module) and show you how to customise the display.