Tim Barbini

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Andrew Peacock travels 280 miles on the Colorado River, descending through the Grand Canyon.

Below the rim<p>16 days in the Grand Canyon<p><b>“There is nothing quite like it… a deeply entrenched water corridor… through a desert wilderness of</b> …

Hiking

Journalist/Blogger - Matador Creators Community

4K Film School Camera Basics | Sony

As part of a series on 4K shooting and editing, the crew at Teton Gravity Research goes through camera basics in this video. As they cover basic …

Cinematography

'Brooklyn is hipster Disneyland for some – but it has authenticity and heart'

Restaurateur Russell Norman watched Brooklyn change from industrial backwater to New York’s coolest borough – and took inspiration for his London restaurants<p><b>I spoke to friends in New York after the election, and they are still reeling</b>. But the city, and particularly Brooklyn, seems to operate in a …

New York Style

Apple Launches Repair Program for iPhone 6s Devices Experiencing Unexpected Shutdowns

Apple today launched a new repair program for iPhone 6s users whose devices may be unexpectedly shutting down. The issue is a limited one only affecting certain devices manufactured between September and October 2015.<p>Apple has determined that a very small number of iPhone 6s devices may …

Apple offers free battery replacement for iPhone 6S shutdown problem

Apple has admitted that some iPhone 6S devices can suddenly shut down for no apparent reason.<p>The tech giant is offering owners of the problematic smartphones free replacement batteries.<p>"A very small number" of iPhone 6S devices manufactured between September and October 2015 are affected, Apple …

Mobile Technology

Mail.ru launches video-filter app Artisto to compete with Prisma

Last week Mail.ru Group, a major, LSE-listed Russian Internet group, released Artisto, an app which allows users to edit short videos, processing them in the style of famous artworks or any other source image. Using a neural network-inspired technology, the app is now available globally on the App …

Xiaomi unveils its first drone — and it costs just $450 for a 4K video model

Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi officially unveiled its first drone today, ending a week of teasers about it, and the low price of the product might bring some serious competition to the space.<p>Like other Xiaomi products, the company didn’t actually create the Mi Drone itself. Instead it is working …

Drones

3 creative ways to monetize your Instagram following

Thanks to the visual social network’s growing active user base, major ROI on direct response advertising, an average annual follower growth rate among brands of 100 percent and new advertising formats and capabilities being rolled out regularly, companies are investing heavily in Instagram-based …

Uber now lets you track your family members' rides

Making sure your daughter's Uber ride went as planned just got a lot easier.<p>On Tuesday, Uber launched a new feature called Trip Tracker, enabling …

36 Cool Photography Links

There are some great photographs and articles out there in the realm of photography this week. In this weeks list we find Toad Hollow Photography …

Let Me Teach You Online Marketing for Photographers

Hey everyone!<p>On April 26th, I’m starting a brand new chapter of the Phoblographer that’s going to evolve into something much greater. More details on …

Photography

​Apple users, beware: First live ransomware targeting Macs found 'in the wild'

Researchers discover what they say is the first real-world ransomware meant to hit Macs. If you've downloaded torrenting software recently, you may be at risk.<p>Sorry, Mac fans. Now you're no better off than regular old PC users.<p>Security researchers have discovered what they believe to be the …

Ransomware

GoPro Shells Out $105 Million For Two Video Editing Startups To Address Its Biggest Problem

The pounding waves of the public market have battered and bruised GoPro. In the last 12 months, its stock has dropped more than 70%, erasing billions of dollars in market capitalization and leaving customers and investors wondering if the San Mateo, Calif.-based company, whose action cameras …

Videography

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Top 10

How Hitler failed to assassinate Roosevelt, Stalin and Churchill in one single hit

Everyone knows that the Allies tried to kill Adolf Hitler, but the Nazi leader managed to escape virtually unharmed in one almost-successful …

Microsoft's newest app turns anyone into a programmer

As software continues to eat the world, there's more demand than ever for mobile apps in every facet of our lives.<p>But while the consumer app market just keeps growing and growing, the number of business apps just isn't keeping pace. Meanwhile, users are stuck using their old legacy software, tied …

Apps

Video ads could become Twitter's biggest cash cow yet

Twitter is introducing a new ad service that allows marketers to place six-second pre-roll ads in video content across its platform as part of its Amplify program.<p>Here’s how it works: creators upload videos and opt in to start monetizing their content. Advertisers select categories of videos they …

With 100M users, Pinterest’s ‘promoted pins’ just became a lot more attractive to advertisers

Everybody and their dog is talking about Facebook and Instagram ads, but with Pinterest finally sharing its monthly active user numbers Wednesday — the service claims 100 million — I expect that advertising eyeballs will suddenly be looking <i>a lot</i> closer at “promoted pins.”<p>Pinterest is the hugely …

Pinterest

TapInfluence launches a fully automated platform that could turn influencer marketing into mass media

Influencer marketing firm TapInfluence is today announcing a new platform that lets brands connect with social influencers in a kind of eBay-style marketplace.<p>Called TapFusion, this completely automated platform allows a brand to post a new campaign — along with requirements, images, time frame, …

Recently documents your life via a monthly photo magazine

Talk about defying a trend. At a time when paper-based publications are looking for a way to ditch production and mailing costs in favor of digital, a new app for iOS is moving in the opposite direction. Recently, a new monthly physical magazine that debuts today, differs from the periodical pack …

You're Probably Not Using This Feature of Adobe Lightroom

If you’re a reader of this site, we’re very positive that you’re using Adobe Lightroom to edit your images. Overall, it’s an industry standard–and we …

Hail Creates Content For Multiple Online Publishing Platforms With One Click

If you work on any kind of online content, you know it’s not enough to hit publish and then sit back waiting for traffic. Links have to be shared to Facebook and Twitter, excerpts posted to Tumblr, and newsletters formatted and emailed. For organizations with limited resources, this is a huge drain …

Nonprofits

Turn Your iPhone Camera Into A Lousy VHS Camcorder

This app is extremely cheesy, but it’s so charming, and so well executed, that we can love it without burying our affinity under some ironic detachment. VHSCam, by Rarevision, is a $4 app that turns the pristine HD videos of your iPhone into the murky, glitching tape reels that define home videos …

Camcorders

Life on the Road: DesignEgg's Andy Wickstrom on Photography, Business, and Travel

Many of us dream about the idea of traveling, and using our skills as photographers, filmmakers, or designers to sustain a lifestyle that allows us …

Mobile:2015

UI / UX Trends<p>Whether on an app screen, a web browser, or a wearable watch face, design is one of the most important drivers of consumer engagement. …

UI Design

DJI's sub-$800 drone packs smart features for first-timers

After the Phantom 3 Professional and the Phantom 3 Advanced, DJI's back with an even cheaper drone dubbed Phantom 3 Standard to tempt beginners. It costs just $799, which is $200 less than the Advanced and $460 less than the Professional, but you still get all the essentials: a built-in 3-axis …

Craco: The Crumbling Italian Ghost Town

Luxe Adventure TravelerMounds rose up on either side of the deserted road. We hadn’t seen another car for well over an hour as we drove toward Craco, …

Italy

Drinking Sake in Kyoto: The 8 Essential Places