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15 Essential Canon DSLR Tips and Tricks You Need to Know

We’ve put together 15 essential Canon DSLR photography tips and tricks specifically to help you get to the grips with your camera and all the great …

52 Amazon Products With The Highest Ratings That You Never Knew Existed

Amazon is like a never-ending infinity pool of surprising and unexpected products. Wade through its waters long enough and you’ll find a whole new …

Skin Care

My Must-Have Mac Apps, 2017 Edition – MacStories - page 2

Utilities<p>The utilities I use on my Mac fall into a couple of categories. First, there are those apps that are so core to my use of macOS that they may as well be part of the operating system themselves. These are the first apps I install if I’m setting up a fresh Mac. The second category of …

Apps

Amazon outfits your home in security cameras from $56: Arlo 3-pack $239, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today only, as a part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is marking down home security camera system from Arlo and others to …

Smart Homes

Understanding Light And Becoming A Successful Photographer

Meet Dave Henshaw, role model and amazing photographer with over 5,000 awards. He is amongst one of ViewBug's team favorite fashion and portrait …

Five Industry Professionals Reveal What They Look for in a Photographer’s Online Portfolio

Despite the rise of social media, having a website is still imperative in order to showcase your best – and not just latest – work as a photographer. …

12 Tips for Selling Photography Prints from A Website

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Online store page of a website run …

Selling

Ten tips that will make you a master of Instagram

It is one of the fastest-growing social networks, but are you making the most of its photo and video features? Get some handy hints<p>When Instagram was launched in October 2010, it was an app for applying stylish “filters” to your photos and sharing them with friends. Six and a half years (and a $1bn …

Photoshop Trick: Learn How to Expand Dynamic Range and Make Your Photographs POP! (VIDEO)

Here’s a simple but powerful Photoshop tutorial demonstrating how to rehabilitate flat and boring images with a few tips and tricks for expanding …

The Magic of Polarizing Lens Filters for Your Camera

Polarizing lens filters help your camera see the world in a new light… literally. If you’ve never used a polarizing filter before, check out this …

How to Memorize the F-Stop Scale With Simple Math

Off the top of your head, do you know how much more light f/2.8 lets in compared to f/5.6? Do you know the f-stop number that comes after 11? This …

Here’s How to Balance Flash and Window Light for Flattering Indoor Portraits (VIDEO)

Window light is often a great source of illumination for shooting indoor portraits, but sometimes you need a bit of supplemental light to achieve …

7 Photoshop Tricks That Are Hidden in Plain Sight

Adobe’s Photoshop is such a complex piece of software that even professionals find new features and settings every now and then. This 7-minute video …

The United States of insanity

Trump's America may seem like a cruel new psychology experiment but US society has been sick for quite some time.<p>Since the ascent to power of US President Donald Trump, two discussion topics have become increasingly popular: whether or not the man is insane and whether or not it's appropriate to …

How to Safely Retrieve Files Off Failing HDD, SSD, or SD Cards Using Free Tools

All of the drives we are using to store our precious photos and videos are not 100% reliable. Everybody should know that by now (and back everything …

Photographer Uses ‘Science’ to Find the ‘Perfect’ Portrait Angle

Is there such a thing as the ‘perfect’ portrait and headshot angle? When you’re dealing with something as subjective as photography, probably not. …

Getting out of Auto: Understanding Shutter Speed

We've already looked at the importance of understanding ISO and aperture if you want to get your camera out of its automatic setting and start being …

Shutter Speed

A Comprehensive Color Theory Guide for Photographers

We talk about composition a lot, but have you ever really dived into the subject of color theory and thought about how it applies to your …

Photography

Wells Fargo Complaints Vanish From Labor Department Website

Missing worker protection page appears to be latest Trump administration purge.<p>In the latest example of an apparent information purge by the Trump administration, bank employee complaints against Wells Fargo have vanished from the federal Department of Labor’s website.<p>The entire page established to …

Donald Trump

Trick Your Friends and Family With These 10 Bets You'll Always Win

If you’re looking for some ways to astonish your friends and family, or maybe win some free drinks at the bar, give these tricks a try.<p>In this video …

Unleash Unlimited Depth Of Field

<i>Finished Image. Craig Blacklock defied the limits of depth of field and diffraction to create this image. He created the series of exposures shown</i> …

Tutorials

Canon's new 5D Mark IV DSLR shoots glorious 4K video

Nikon may have pioneered DSLR video recording with its D90, but it was Canon's 5D Mark II, released in 2008, which really gave amateur filmmakers the …

Canon 5D Mark IV DSLR Announced

After way too long of a wait, we finally have a sequel from the famed Canon 5D Mark III. While Canon has enjoyed plenty of success with that camera, it certainly has felt a little old in recent months, especially in comparison to the newer mirrorless Sony A7RII and Nikon D810 DSLR. Canon has also …

Cameras

Your olive oil could be fake

How To Find Your iPhone's Mobile Data Hog

When you’re constantly connected to your home and/or work Wi-Fi network, it’s easy to be complacent about data use. If an app or system service like Siri is going to chew through data, it doesn’t really matter when you’re on Wi-Fi.<p>It’s when you take a trip or a vacation and find yourself relying on …

Apps

10 photography tips that are actually useful

By T3 Online<p>There are plenty of photography tips online but they're often geared to either total amateurs or to people with beards who have notebooks …

Landscape Photography

Geeky Gadgets Deals Of The Week, May 30th 2016

There have been some amazing deals in our deals store this week so it is time for our round up of our most popular Geeky Gadgets Deals of the …

How to Search the Deep Web Safely

The deep web and its inner recess, the dark web—those less well-trodden parts of the internet beyond the reach of Google and Bing—are not for the …

The GoPro’s ultra-stylish competitor

The Autographer’s a pretty nifty lapel camera that aims at being more of a fashion object than a tech-y gadget. I distinctly remember the Nokia …

SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive review: A good but flawed accessory for iPhone and iPad packrats - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The new SanDisk iXpand Flash Drive is super compact, very speedy when working with a computer and adds up to 128GB of storage to your iPhone or iPad. Its mobile app can back up data from your mobile device effectively and play back content well.<p><b>The Bad</b> The drive can't hold files larger …