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World's Reefs Caught Up in the Longest Global Coral Bleaching Event Ever Recorded

By Tim Radford<p>Some time this century, if humans go on burning fossil fuels at the present rate, severe bleaching will hit 99 percent of coral reefs …

3 Ways to Make Money with Wildlife Photography Ep: 1

Photographing Birds: Tips and Tricks from a Pro

<i>All images by Roland Albanese. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Roland Albanese has has had a long history of loving the great outdoors. Born in …

Cat fishing: Leopard gets covered in mud catching its fish supper, in pictures - Telegraph

Sigma 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3 DC Macro vs Nikon AF-S DX 18-300mm f/3.5-6.3G: which is the best travel zoom lens?

A superzoom lens is useful when you need to travel light with your D-SLR. 
In this head-to-head comparison, the team at the Nikon magazine N-Photo …

Barcelona F1 test: McLaren-Honda to experiment heavily

McLaren-Honda will use this week's in-season test at Barcelona to assess a raft of new mechanical and aerodynamic parts in a bid to ignite its 2015 …

Motorsport

Elusive Siberian Tigers Captured in Brilliant Images (Photos)

<i>Jonathan Slaght is projects manager for WCS's Russia Program. Julie Larsen Maher is staff photographer for the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS),</i> …

Wildlife

Zao Fox Village, a Sanctuary in Japan Where Foxes Roam Freely

Located near the city Shiroishi in the mountains of Miyagi, Japan, the Zao Fox Village (Zao Kitsune Mura) is a paradise for fox lovers. Open since 1990, the village is a sanctuary for over a hundred animals, including six different breeds of foxes who roam freely.<p>After paying a small admission fee, …

Japan

Insect Photography Tips

Why photograph insects?<p>“Insect” captured by Paulo Brandao<p>Because:<p>75% of living creatures on the planet fall into the insect category<br>• They’re …

Charming Photos of a Small Town in Wales

Living in the charming, old-world, little town of Ebbw Vale surely has its advantages. Photographer Alan Coles can certainly attest to that as he …

United Kingdom

4 Tips to Help You Get the Perfect Exposure in Your Photographs

In photography, light is everything. However, the most important element thing to remember is the amount of light that should be utilized in creating …

Landscape Photography

Best of Montana in Spring: Nature and Wildlife

Discover Montana's most beautiful springtime landscapes, and experience exciting animal encounters.<p><b>Triple D Game Farm, Kalispell</b><p>Professional and amateur cinematographers, photographers, and artists flock to family-owned Triple D Game Farm to capture spectacular wildlife shots in a controlled …

National Parks

New Galaxy S6 Leak Exposes Samsung Speed Dilemma

Earlier this month Bloomberg revealed a big shock: Samsung was preparing to ditch Qualcomm and power its allegedly radical new Galaxy S6 with its own custom chipset. Well the fight appears not to be over quite yet.<p>Now the Wall Street Journal claims “a person familiar with the matter said Qualcomm …

Phones

Metering in Photography

Many amateur photographers (and even some professionals) rely on the built in through the lens, or TTL, metering systems provided by their cameras. …

Shutter Speed

The Urban Photographer's Daily Bag

A photographer's bag needs to hit that sweet spot of being lightweight while still holding everything needed for a day of shooting. Reader Long …

Eerie Photos of Feral Parrots in Tokyo

“Parrots should not be in Tokyo,” writes photographer Yoshinori Mizutani of the hundreds of green parakeets that have nested in the city’s trees. …

British Wildlife Photography Awards – in pictures

A selection of winning images from this year’s BWPA competition

Master Cat Photographer Shares Wisdom About Working With Pets

This <i>New York Times</i> video interview with pet photographer Walter Chandoha is too charming to pass up. Chandoha has made a living creating stunning …

Nikon 1200-1700mm Helps French Photogs Capture Hostage Situation from a Safe Distance

On essaye de glaner des images comme on peut #CaCestDuZoom #Dammartin pic.twitter.com/uyAFTwTULT<p>— Maxime Goldbaum (@MaximeGoldbaum) January 9, 2015<p><i>Le</i> …

Nikon Announces Two New Lenses: The 300mm f/4 and the 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6 II

Nikon has announced two new lenses alongside its new D5500 entry-level DSLR: the 300mm f/4 telephoto and the 55-200mm f/4.5-5.6 II versatile zoom.<p>The …

Belgian GP: Hamilton dominant in second practice at Spa

Lewis Hamilton set a stunning pace in second practice at the Belgian Grand Prix to lead team-mate Nico Rosberg to a Mercedes one-two.

Motor Racing

Dramatic Studio Portraits of Big Cats by NatGeo Photographer Vincent J Musi

<i>National Geographic</i>‘s Vincent J Musi will quite literally do whatever it takes to get the animal portrait he’s looking for, including kneeling in …

7 Lessons You Can Learn from Shooting with a Camera Phone

What would your reaction be if someone suggested that you should cut all ties with one of your best friends and closest companions? No, I’m not …

Cameras

Tough Times for Gareth Bale at Real Madrid but He Needs to Keep Working Hard

Link to Media<p>It is past the halfway stage of the Liga season and it is an interesting situation, as Gareth Bale has played only 51 percent of the minutes of games for Real Madrid in La Liga and Champions League. The Spanish press are starting to count the minutes that he is missing.<p>It has been a …

Soccer

A Stunning Picture of the Earth's Atmosphere Is Better Than Any Sci-Fi

This image may look like the opening scene from a high-budget sci-fi film, but it is in fact a real photograph, snapped by astronaut Koichi Wakata …

New York City's Central Park Covered in Snow

It has been a particularly cold winter so far in New York. The massive snow storms and frigid temperatures have sent most people indoors to seek warmth under fuzzy blankets with hot chocolate in hand. However, in response to the cold, photographer Dina Litovsky decided to venture outside to …

New York City