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Sphere is a Lens That Turns Your DSLR Into a 360-Degree Camera

Sphere is a new lens that’s designed to turn any DSLR camera into a 360-degree camera. It captures a full 360-degree view horizontally and a …

Unexplained Sounds Highlight The World's Most Intriguing Soundscapes (VIDEO)

From secret Russian signals, to bizarre marine soundtracks, to sonic booms and intriguing interference, our world is plagued by unexplained …

Research shows that these 7 hobbies will make you smarter

Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> our potential and enjoy ourselves in the process.<p>We now know that by learning new skills the brain creates new neural pathways that make it work faster and better.<p>Here is a list of seven hobbies that make you smarter and why.<p>Playing music …

12 Movies Every Filmmaker Must See

By Erin Kelly<p>Watching movies has turned into a fun necessity since I decided to pursue a life in the film industry a year ago. Being well versed with …

10 Photoshop alternatives that offer powerful editing and photo management controls

One could argue that, as an image editor, Adobe Photoshop is in a class by itself — a unique industry standard. So perhaps it’s counterintuitive to suggest alternatives or replacements for it.<p>Still, some people who bought Photoshop in the past did so because it was the best image editing app, even …

15 Vintage Tips From Leica Photography Magazine

Classic camera enthusiast Daniel Neal has uploaded his whole collection of vintage <i>Leica</i> <i>Photography</i> magazines—published by the German optics …

Look for Leading Lines When Shooting Street Photos

Early on in my street photography career, I went on YouTube and searched for some inspiration on other street photographers. I came across the work …

Street Photography

4 Iconic Editing Techniques

Editing a motion picture is truly an art all its own. Here’s a look at some of the greatest edited sequences and the filmmakers that influenced</b> …

From hell on Earth to eerie beauty: Amazing pictures of the world's most incredible landscapes which featured in Environmental Photographer of the Year

• <b>An exhibition of 111 of the entries is on display in South Kensington, London, at the Royal Geographical Society</b>• <b><br>Over 100 shortisted works of</b> …

12 tips every photographer should know

Independent Filmmaking; LESS is MORE, and here's why.

<b>Camera! Lights! Act- Hold on a second, I don’t own any camera equipment…yet.</b><p>So, you want to get into filmmaking? Lovely. But you have a limited …

Jesus

Abderrahmane Sissako: the vanguard of African cinema

As his Oscar-nominated film Timbuktu hits UK screens tomorrow we chart the career of one of Africa’s great contemporary filmmakers<p>Of the (scandalously) few African filmmakers who have found international acclaim, Mauritanian director Abderrahmane Sissako is the best known today.<p>Since rising to …

Africa

How to Capture High Quality Audio for Low Budget Films

You don’t have to sacrifice quality when capturing audio for low budget films. Find out how to record pro sound with this collection of educational …

Sydney film festival 2015: 10 things to see and do, from Scientology to sushi cinema

From a five-hour Filipino epic to a three-course Japanese meal and Blacktown’s retro drive-in, our critic picks top screenings and experiences to savour<p>Every year as June approaches, Sydney’s cinephiles lunge for the Sydney film festival guide, book up a storm, then take to the streets a couple of …

Film Festivals

10 Tips Every Landscape Photographer Should Know and Use

Shooting amazing landscape photography isn’t just about going out into the wilderness with a camera and hoping for the best. Sure, sometimes you get …

Landscape Photography

What If Everybody Didn't Have to Work to Get Paid?

Advocates say that a guaranteed basic income can lead to more creative, fulfilling work. The question is how to fund it.<p>Scott Santens has been thinking a lot about fish lately. Specifically, he’s been reflecting on the aphorism, “If you give a man a fish, he eats for a day. If you teach a man to …

25 Incredible Band Photos That Will Restore Your Faith In Good Music

The band promo photograph, designed to encapsulate the mood, style and sound of a group long before you've even heard a single note. Having a strong …

7 Landscape Photography Mistakes That Could be Ruining Your Photos

If your photos aren’t turning out the way you expect them to, new gear is not necessarily the answer. In fact, chances are you are making one of …

12 ways designers know when a design looks good – And how you can too – Learn

<i>As a non-designer, watching a designer work can be a mystifying experience.</i><p><i>How did they know which fonts to use? Why do those colors look so good</i> …

The Natural Cure For Insomnia

ATTENTION:<p>Cure Your Insomnia in 6 Simple Steps & Start Sleeping for 8 Hours Every Night – in Just 3 Days!<p>I spent 15 years of my life hindered by lack …

Brainwaves

Brian May: A life in science and music — the full story

As a teenager, Brian Harold May was shy, uncertain, insecure. “I used to think, ‘My God, I don’t know what to do, I don’t know what to wear, I don’t …

10 Stunningly Beautiful Places That Are Best For Hiking - Page 2 of 10

<b>9. New Zealand</b><p>Image Credit: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/333055334918004259/<p>A perfect destination for hikers given its astounding landscapes and …

Nonverbal Space: Conceptual Japanese Street Photography - Photographs and text by Shin Noguchi | LensCulture

<i>Ma</i> is a Japanese word which can be roughly translated as “gap”, “space”, “pause” or “the space between two structural parts.” The spatial concept is experienced progressively through intervals of spatial designation. In Japanese, <i>ma</i>, the word for space, suggests interval. It is best described as a …

Street Photography

These gorgeous photos of endangered animals will make you want to save the earth

With more than 50 species in the world currently listed as endangered, or critically endangered, on the World Wildlife Fund's Species Directory, …

Endangered Species