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Creepy Abandoned Military Sites From Around the World

Training grounds, remote runways, and missile silos are a strange sight now that they've been abandoned.

Military

How A Car-Crazy Entrepreneur Turned A Lifelong Passion Into A Lifetime Career

Elo has loved cars since he was a child and uses his mechanical and design skills to create unique vehicles. His customisations are second to none and clients from across the world seek him out to revitalise their classic vehicles and turn them into 21st-century statement cars. He also owns the …

Meteorite whizzes by skydiver, gets caught on tape

A Norwegian skydiver appears to have an extremely close call with a falling meteorite, which fortunately wasn't on fire at the time.<p>The odds of dying from a meteorite impact could be as slim as 1 in 250,000, according to Tulane University. So imagine the odds of going for a dive from an airplane …

Photographer’s Best Friend: Google Reverse Image Search

It’s all diff’rent strokes for diff’rent folks when it comes to image usage and propagation online: while some photographers are happy to have their …

A Concise Explanation of How Crop Factor Affects Both Focal Length AND Aperture

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: Due to some issues with the camera, this video is very shaky at times. It didn’t bother us much, but if you’re easily distracted this …

Project Binky 4WD Austin Mini Build - The Body Is Nearly Complete: Video

So, you've got an Austin Mini, a Toyota Celica GT-Four, and a few screws loose. What do you do? You put the all-wheel-drive turbocharged powertrain …

Toyota

EdX expands range of institutions that can offer free online courses

EdX's open online education system has drawn a lot of interest -- enough interest that the non-profit has just loosened up its membership structure to allow for more participants. The revamp lets 12 additional organizations offer free internet-based courses, including schools as well as …

The Big Fat List of Documentaries About Photography

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Spend Two Hours Learning from Portrait Master Greg Heisler

Earlier this week, when stumbled across this two-hour presentation by iconic portrait photographer Greg Heisler, it took all the will power we had …

How To Post Process For Beautiful Eyes & Catchlights

It has been said many times before, the eyes are one of the key elements that photographers try and capture.<p>Here is a little video showing a …

Photography

The Greatest Horror Movies You Haven’t Seen

As Halloween approaches, you’ll be inundated with more spooky stories and fiendish films than you can possibly consume before October 31. However, if …

Halloween