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Don’t get screwed: the emergency kit every photographer and videographer should have

What are the vital parts of gear you always carry with you to shoots? The essentials should include more than just camera gear to get you covered if …

Jeff Sessions’ Coming War on Legal Marijuana

There’s little to stop the attorney general nominee from ignoring the will of millions of pro-pot voters.<p>On Election Day, eight states voted to legalize recreational or medical marijuana, bringing the nationwide total of medical states to 29. In Florida, medical marijuana won nearly 2 million more …

Nature and Wildlife Photography Tip: The Lightroom Editing Process From Start to Finish

Lightroom has become one of the go-to tools for photographers for post-processing their images. But like Photoshop, if you haven’t used Lightroom …

On the Road? Backup Without the Bulk-Up

I seldom review gadgets these days, but sometimes something is so useful that it's worth telling people about. Such is the case with the SD …

Gear & Gadgets

Footage Import Workflow – A Trick That Could Save Your Bacon

Today I show you my media importing workflow including a trick that could save your bacon down the road. This video is an excerpt from the Corporate …

Official Showcase Website for Adobe

Serge Vasil shared a super cool project on his Behance profile, it was a responsive website project he did for Adobe and the best thing about it is …

Graphic Design

How to stop Messages from recording audio when you lift iPhone to your ear

Apple’s Messages app and iMessage service form one of the most versatile messaging platforms available on mobile devices. With Messages, you can send …

Stunning Underwater Images by a Photographer Drawn into the Depths of the Deep Blue Sea

The lure of the ocean has long enticed humans into its depths; there is some intangible quality roused by something so immense and ancient. Freelance photographer Enric Adrian Gener pursues this fascination with the infinite through his underwater photographs, creating remarkable images that …

Blackmagic Video Assist Review

<b>Comment on this article at the EOSHD Forum</b>Comment on the forumOut of the blue Blackmagic sent me the new Video Assist, which isn’t quite yet shipping …

LUTs and FCP X

LUTs or color look-up tables are a method of converting images from one color space or gamma profile into another. LUTs are usually a mathematically …

How to Find the Best Woodworking Plans Online for Any Project

Woodworking is a skill that you can take as far as you want. The more you learn, the more complex projects you’ll be able to tackle. But no matter …

Woodworking

B-Roll explained to photographers – Part I

Get started with in-house video production

As the web and other projects become increasingly high-def and multimedia based, great quality video is a component we all must embrace. In this …

Tiny wooden cabin on stilts is a cozy escape in the trees

Wish you could get away from it all? Here’s a swoon-worthy timber cabin that lets you escape from the monotony of the everyday and find respite in a …

6 Essential Tips for DSLR Video

Nowadays, it seems that the majority of DSLR, mirrorless, and even point-and-shoot cameras have video features. In fact, the video features on the …

Beam Armchair by Oato

Beam is a minimalist design created by The Netherlands-based design firm Oato for Kuperus & Gardenier. This is the first piece of a collection of …

Design

The EXOCET Chair by Stéphane Leathead

EXOCET, a new chair by Stéphane Leathead for all moments.<p>The EXOCET Chair is Stéphane Leathead’s first piece of furniture. Stéphane Leathead is a …

Furniture

Google has an all-new Calendar app for Android, and it's coming to the iPhone too

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Do you care about privacy? Change these seven iOS 8 settings immediately

Apple’s iOS 8 has plenty of strengths and weaknesses, but the fact that the platform gives users complete control over which apps and services can …

How To Make Dark Colors Work In ANY Room

Interior Design

Slack is killing email

The founder of Flickr built a chat app that might save your workplace sanity<p>It’s been four years since Stewart Butterfield last sent an email to a work colleague. His team long ago replaced email with a chat app that plugged in to all their favorite services like Twitter, GitHub, and Dropbox. It …

This cool urban bag solves two pressing smartphone problems at once

Gadget owners who have to travel a lot have to deal with two pressing problems: charging all their devices on the go, and accessing various kind of …

What if classic paintings were Photoshopped like today's magazines?

Lauren Wade at TakePart re-imagined famous classic paintings to fit today's "standards" by Photoshopping the subjects in the paintings to look like …

Painting

WHAT IS YOUR NAME IN YOUR FRIENDS IPHONE?

How Location Scouts Discover Where L.A. Can Stand In for Other Cities

For filmmakers, Los Angeles is basically infinite. It is a mega-city that contains every other city within it—indeed, seemingly every other Earthly …

How to Make Bouncing Bubbles That Won’t Pop for Sensory Play - DIY & Crafts

Do your kids love sensory play activities as much as mine? Sensory play is a great way to keep children amused, and it also plays an important role …

Ultimate Man Cave