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Shooting In Sun, Sand, and Sea with the Lomo LC-A+

With summertime just a couple of months away, we thought we'd give you advanced tips on shooting with the Lomo LC-A+ — in all weather conditions!Read …

Reflective light in landscape photography and recognizing great photographic light

Along with producing regular behind-the-scenes video content, photographer Adam Gibbs has also been producing videos as part of an ongoing Landscape …

Are Megapixels Really That Important in Digital Cameras? The Pros & Cons of High Resolution

Photographer David Flores tackles an evergreen topic in the below video from B&H Photo: how important are megapixels, really? Back in the day when …

A Beginner's Guide to ISO: What It Is and and How to Use It in Your Photography Work

Shutter speed, aperture, and ISO are the three most fundamental properties of photography, and understanding them inside and out when you first start …

3 Things You Should Know If You're Just Starting Out in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography, there’s a lot of information to absorb. And while much of that info is important to know, it can get a …

Volvo shows off Roger Moore's saintly Volvo 1800 S

It's the most famous onscreen Volvo<p>Even though Aston Martins and especially the DB5 are inseparably linked with James Bond lore, the late Roger Moore never drove an Aston Martin in a 007 film. Moore's disco-era Bond was instead seen in a flashy, wedge-shaped Lotus Esprit, and only in <i>"The …

Seven of the Best-Sounding Road-Going V8s Ever Made

Nothing beats the rumble of a great V8 engine.<p>Yesterday we asked you to pick the best-sounding road-going V8 cars. As always, there were a ton of responses. These were the most popular answers.

Sports Cars

USAF's Controversial New Plan To Retire B-2 And B-1 Bombers Early Is A Good One

The flying service is making the right sacrifices to ensure the B-21 Raider gets fielded in large numbers while making the B-52 all it can be.<p>Tyler …

The 8 Biggest Formula 1 Controversies In 2017, Explained

Crashes, conspiracy theories, and rule dodges have made this year no snooze.<p>NurPhoto, via Getty Images<p>James GilboyView James Gilboy's Articles<p>A lot …

How Korea Became a Global Carmaking Giant in Just 30 Years | Feature

<b>Starting at $4995 for ’86, the Hyundai Excel (’88 shown) boasted a Giugiaro design and a 68-hp engine capable of calling up 60 mph in 16.3 seconds.</b><p>From the December 2017 issue<p>Korea as it relates to the auto industry is largely a story about industrial conglomerate Hyundai. Founded in 1967, Hyundai …

One of the Boeing 747's most loyal customers is sending the jumbo jet to retirement

On Wednesday, Qantas announced that it will retire the remaining six Boeing 747s in its fleet by 2020. The announcement comes at the at the same time the Australian airline confirmed the purchase of six additional Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners.<p>The Boeing 747 has been a hallmark of Qantas' international …

A Rare Bugatti EB110 Is Going to Auction

Before the Chiron or the Veyron, there was the EB110. The Bugatti supercar was unveiled in 1991 and produced through 1994. Powered by a quad-turbocharged 3.5-liter V-12 engine, the all-wheel-drive EB110 produced an eyebrow-raising (for the time) 560 horsepower and utilized a state-of-the-art …

Why Ford might kill the Fusion, and why there are problems with that

Blame crossovers and Ford's own neglect, but when sedans die off, consumers pay a price<p><i>Editor's note: An earlier version of this story stated the best mpg on a non-hybrid Fusion is 21 city, 31 highway. But one Fusion, with the 1.5-liter turbo, gets 23/34. The point remains the same, however: Those</i> …

Autos

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet You Must See

Alien visions right here on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are …

Scientists Have Developed a Baldness Treatment That Helps Grow New Follicles

But there's a catch, of course.<p>There's a plethora of treatments for balding on the market. But what if you could regrow your own hair out of your own …

A North Korean ship was seized off Egypt with a huge cache of weapons destined for a surprising buyer

Last August, a secret message was passed from Washington to Cairo warning about a mysterious vessel steaming toward the Suez Canal. The bulk freighter named <i>Jie Shun</i> was flying Cambodian colors but had sailed from North Korea, the warning said, with a North Korean crew and an unknown cargo shrouded …

North Korea

30ft-high statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov unveiled in Moscow

Russian creator of the AK-47, used to kill an estimated 250,000 people a year, celebrated in controversial ceremony<p>A statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov, the inventor of the AK-47 assault rifle, has been unveiled in central Moscow in a controversial ceremony that merged military pomp with religious …

The Navy, stunned by two fatal collisions, exhausts some sailors with 100-hour workweeks

Navy leaders acknowledged Tuesday several unsettling truths about the service’s dangerous deployment pace and the role physical exhaustion — some sailors routinely endure 100-hour workweeks, they said — may have played in two deadly collisions at sea.<p>While leading a hearing of the Senate Armed …

Military

The people the least afraid of North Korea bombing Guam are ... the people of Guam

GUAM — On Saturday, the customer rush was on at Guam's Home Depot.<p>The line had already snaked into the paint department by the time general manager Bobby Salcido opened an additional register. People shuffled over, carting batteries, flashlights and bottled water.<p>Although, as it turns out, Yigo …

Deep Divisions Emerge in Trump Administration as North Korea Threatens War

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — Senior American officials sent mixed signals on North Korea on Wednesday as President Trump’s “fire and fury” warning rattled allies and adversaries alike, a sign of his administration’s deep divisions as the outcast state once again threatened to wage nuclear war on the United …

WORLD OF WARCRAFT’s In-Game Currency is Worth More Than Venezuela’s Real Money

Even if massive multiplayer online role-playing games aren’t your thing, there’s no denying the breadth of <i>World of Warcraft</i>. It’s been a monolithic …

Venezuela

GM may kill 6 car models as it works with UAW to tackle sales slump

The president of the United Auto Workers union said on Thursday the union is talking with General Motors about the potential threat to plants and jobs from slumping U.S. car sales. GM's response will be more trucks and SUVs, and sources say at least six slow-selling car models may be killed off.<p>"We …

General Motors

Watch the First Trailer for the Williams F1 Team Documentary Right Here

Williams is one of the most successful teams in F1, and its story is coming to the big screen.<p>The Williams Formula One team might not be the oldest outfit in F1, but its illustrious history is surely one to remember. Started by Sir Frank Williams in 1977, the British team has nine constructor's …

Williams F1

The 5 Worst Infotainment Systems on the Market

Get the Flash Player to see this player.<b>For all the work that goes into developing infotainment systems, some of them just plain suck.</b>Considering how …

You Can Buy an Amazing Rally Car Collection at a No-Reserve Auction This Summer

You could start your own vintage rally racing series with the seven incredibly rare cars in this collection.<p>Bonhams will offer seven ultra-rare rally cars from the estate of one dedicated collector as part of its August 18th auction at the Quail Lodge. Most of these cars have been in the collection …

Classic Cars

50 Photography Tips by ERIC KIM

Download PDF > Camera in the hand, and don’t make any plans. Understand you need to make a lot of photos to get a few good ones. You don’t need to be …

ISO 4.5 Million! Watch This Amazing Video Made with Canon’s ME20F-SH Low-Light Camera

When cinematographer Andy Casagrande took his crew to the remote Solomon Islands to shoot “See Beyond Darkness” he turned to Canon’s latest low-light …

Videography

Qatar row: Economic impact threatens food, flights and football

<b>Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Libya, Yemen and the Maldives have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar.</b><p>But what might this mean for Qatar's economy and people doing business there?<p>With a population of about 2.7 million people, this tiny nation on the north-east coast of the …

Roger Moore: A Life in Pictures

ARCHER’s Aisha Tyler and Amber Nash Give Hilarious Reading of PASSENGERS

Last December, <i>Passengers</i> hit theaters with its interstellar romance between Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence, as well as a twist that left some …

Box Office