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SmugMug snaps up Flickr, promises 'the future is bright'

Photo-sharing site Flickr has been acquired by photo hosting service SmugMug. According to USA Today, SmugMug CEO Don MacAskill is committed to …

Photography

Atomos Add a New Entry Model to Their External Monitor Line-up: The Ninja V

Atomos have been industry leaders in the external monitor and recorder market for several years, providing cinematic workflow solutions for video …

Cinematography

Atomos Ninja V: a 1000nit 4K monitor/recorder for smaller cameras

Delivering what it says users want, Atomos has launched a more portable version of its popular monitor / recorders which manages to pack in most of …

Cinematography

This adapter lets you mount any camera lens onto your smartphone

If you’re shooting videos with your smartphone, there are plenty of accessories that help to expand your possibilities. At NAB 2018, Cinematics …

Mobile Photography

Vimeo debuts a Mac app for Final Cut Pro users

Vimeo today announced the launch of a new Mac app that will give video creators using Final Cut Pro more control over their file formats and video codecs. The app expands upon the existing integration with Final Cut Pro, which already offered the ability to upload to Vimeo. With the new app, …

Apps

Creating and Integrating a Node Lambda function with API Gateway

<i>In this three-part-series we’ll look at getting a Node.js application which performs image resizing running on AWS Lambda. We’ll look at how Node</i> …

Cloud Computing

Atomos unveils the Ninja V: A 5.2-inch 4K/60p external monitor and recorder

For filmmakers who want an Atomos external monitor/recorder but feel like the 7-inch Atomos Ninja and Shogun recorders are a bit too big, Atomos has …

Cinematography

Eizo unveils ColorEdge CG319X DCI-4K HDR monitor for high-end video and photo editing

High-end monitor maker Eizo has just unveiled the ColorEdge CG319X: a 31.1-inch DCI-4K HDR display with a 4096 x 2160 resolution, built-in …

Cinematography

Blackmagic's new $1,295 compact shoots 4K RAW movies

As it teased, Blackmagic Design has unveiled a 4K version of its popular portable RAW camera at NAB 2018. The Pocket Cinema Camera 4K packs a full-size, dual native ISO Micro Four Thirds sensor and can internally record 4K HDR RAW at 4,096 x 2,160 and 60 fps in 12-bit RAW or 10-bit ProRes. Best of …

Cinematography

Apple brings RAW video editing to the masses with new FCP X update

Apple has unveiled a new video recording codec called ProRes RAW, a move that instantly makes the high-quality format more mainstream. The feature arrived with the latest version of Final Cut Pro (10.4.1), and Apple said that creators will be able to use it right away via updates to DJI's …

Cinematography

Amazon adds cloud services and customers, but the real story is machine learning

Before the 9,000 attendees at the AWS Summit in San Francisco could find their seats at the conference’s morning keynote session today, Amazon Web …

Machine Learning

Blackmagic 4K Pocket Cinema Camera is now a real thing

We have no details currently on specifications. Only that the camera is very clearly going to be announced very imminently. We could speculate on …

Cinematography

The Scientific Paper Is Obsolete

Here’s what’s next.<p>The scientific paper—the actual form of it—was one of the enabling inventions of modernity. Before it was developed in the 1600s, results were communicated privately in letters, ephemerally in lectures, or all at once in books. There was no public forum for <i>incremental</i> advances. …

Mathematics

Looking under the hood at Amazon Neptune

At re:Invent, Amazon Web Services announced the preview of the latest edition to its cloud database family: Amazon Neptune, a graph database that, …

Databases

AWS launches a cheaper single-zone version of its S3 storage service

AWS’ S3 storage service today launched a cheaper option for keeping data in the cloud — as long as developers are willing to give up a few 9s of availability in return for saving up to 20 percent compared to the standard S3 price for applications that need infrequent access. The name for this new …

Cloud Computing

IDG Contributor Network: Natural language processing and the promise of limitless knowledge management

The significance of natural language processingNatural language processing (NLP) is currently gaining and maintaining widespread attention, generally …

Natural Language Processing

Web Development InfoQ Trends Report

Key Takeaways<p>The foundations of the web, in particular CSS and ECMAScript are continuing to evolve. We’re also seeing some major new developments, …

JavaScript

Amazon ECS Service Discovery | Amazon Web Services

Amazon ECS now includes integrated service discovery. This makes it possible for an ECS service to automatically register itself with a predictable …

Cloud Computing

What Does It Mean to You?

DevOps is moving forward. Is your organization coming along for the ride?<p>As DevOps becomes ever more widely respected and adopted, the fundamental …

Business Technology

25 Open Datasets for Deep Learning Every Data Scientist Must Work With

Introduction<p>The key to getting better at deep learning (or most fields in life) is practice. Practice on a variety of problems – from image …

Deep Learning

Late Afternoon At The Beach Digital Watercolor by Randy Herring

Title<p>Late Afternoon At The Beach Digital Watercolor<p>Artist<p>Randy Herring<p>Medium<p>Digital Art - Photo<p>Uploaded<p>December 26th, 2017<p>Statistics<p>Viewed 53 Times - …

Serengeti Magic by Andrew Wilson

Our first view of the Serengeti Plains was from this viewpoint at the Naabi Hill Gate. They stretched as far as the eye could see. I had heard the... …

The Alps by Pavel Melnikov

Select Subject is Here: Photoshop Now Has AI-Powered One-Click Selections

Adobe today announced the release of Photoshop version 19.1 for Windows and Mac. One of the big new features is the Select Subject tool teased back …

Dawn by Saija Lehtonen

Beverly Hills

Sublime by Marnie Patchett

Sunrise at Lake Siskiyou with Mt. Shasta in the background. The perfect backdrop for such a beautiful lake. This snow covered volcano is located …

Beverly Hills

Preset Brewery Lets You Use Lightroom Presets in Photoshop

If you want to quickly and easily use your Lightroom presets in Adobe Photoshop, there’s a new tool that can help you do so. It’s called Preset …

Early May In Yosemite Valley Digital Watercolor by Randy Herring

Yosemite National Park

Winter, Portland Head Light by Kevin Shields

Beverly Hills

Lone Tree On The Wetlands Digital Watercolor by Randy Herring

Beverly Hills