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Tutorial: A Beginner’s Guide to Photographing Lightning

<i>Jorge Coromina is an editor, translator, and passionate shutterbug. You can keep up with his work on 500px or by following him on …

Landscape Photography

Stick-On Lenses Turn Your Phone Camera Into a Microscope

Lens accessories for smartphones are by no means a new idea, but they’re often clunky, awkward to use, and far from something you’d want to try and …

Here are all the Marvel movies coming out in the next 4 years

While most of that success comes from Marvel Studios at Disney, which holds the rights to "The Avengers" — among others — 20th Century Fox has found a huge box office with the release of its "X-Men" and standalone "Wolverine" movies, not to mention proving this year that even an outlandish …

Marvel Universe

The Basics of Bokeh

The holiday season is upon us and Christmas lights are everywhere. What better time for capturing great bokeh shots? If you’ve never really paid …

Cameras

Our favorite ongoing and serial comics of 2015

2015 was a great year for readers to move away from Marvel and DC for exceptional monthly (or bi-monthly, or quarterly) comics. There were still some …

The top 10 Fallout side-quests from Bethesda and Obsidian

The modern Fallout video games’ greatest strength are how they manage to tell zany, engaging, and memorable self-contained stories through side-quests which often outshine the main narratives.<p>The freedom to explore the vast postapocalyptic wasteland often results in crazy scenarios — like …

Elvis Presley

Fallout 4 gets first official PC patch, coming to PS4 and Xbox One this week

Bug fixes, new features, and more arrive with new patch; consoles get it later this week.<p>The final, non-beta version of Fallout 4's first patch is now available on PC and is expected to launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One later this week, Bethesda has announced. The patch was released in beta …

Improve Your Photography Skills with These 9 Photo Composition Tips by Steve McCurry

Looking to up your photography game? Luckily, the Cooperative of Photography has created a fantastic video on photographic composition using tips and images by legendary photojournalist Steve McCurry. Each of the nine pointers is illustrated with examples from McCurry's stunning portfolio. Read on …

Landscape Photography

Google Lets You Give Its Apps A “Star Wars” Makeover

Want to have a little fun with Google today? Ahead of the forthcoming release of “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” Google has teamed up with Lucasfilm and Disney to build out a new tool that lets you theme its suite of apps, including Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps, Chrome, and many more with either the …

5 of the best 'Fallout 4' mods, one week after the game's release

Fans of Bethesda Softworks' mammoth role-playing games know this already, but: <i>Fallout 4</i> is going to change a lot in the hands of tech-savvy fans. …

Scenes from the Star Wars Battlefront front lines (pictures)

It's the Rebels vs. the Empire in Star Wars: Battlefront<p>Han Solo ready for action<p>Vader is fierce<p>The Rebel Heroes<p>The Empire looks pretty menacing<p>Playing as a Nerf herder<p>Princess Leia seals the victory<p>Causing destruction as an AT-AT<p>Heading into battle<p>AT-ST power-up<p>Battle on Endor with the …

Hilariously Geeky Photo Project Shows Mundane Life of Darth Vader

“Star Wars” hype is at an all-time high. The teaser trailers, the TV spots, the toys, the apparel, the video games and more. It's an amazing …

Science Fiction

4 big reasons you look fat in photographs.

Update: You know how you read buzz feed or something like that and there is this really shocking title, but when you go to read it its nothing about …

Winter Is Coming - How to Take Care Of Your Gear

Winter is almost here (in most countries, that is). Many of us will want to shoot outside even though it can be cold. But before heading out in the …

Cameras

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens - Trailer 1

video.other<p>Hulu<p>Director JJ Abrams' continuation of the Star Wars saga.<p>https://www.hulu.com/watch/860629

'Minecraft: Story Mode's' adventures have familiar plots but characters worth rooting for

"Minecraft," the video game that can essentially be anything you want it to be, is everywhere.<p>Everywhere, that is, except in my home. It's on laptop computers, mobile phones and video game consoles, and it's in toy stores, bookstores and even baseball stadiums. A Chicago Cubs-branded spongy bat, …

Patton Oswalt

How to Improve Any Photo in 8 or Less Steps

When perusing photography articles and tutorials across the Web it’s not uncommon to encounter various takes on “getting it right in camera.” From …

Tutorials

7 Things You Need to Think About Before Pressing the Shutter

Have you ever spent a day shooting a wedding or walking through a city doing street photography or hiking trails in search of the perfect landscape? …

Landscape Photography

Your Favorite Disney Princesses Go Geek

Disney princesses might not be cut out for real life but they are just made for the internet.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Walt Disney Company

This is Minecon: the biggest 'Minecraft' fan convention

Inside the main convention hall, children scurry left and right with foam diamond swords raised high above their heads. Eyes wide and mouths agape, some of them rush toward a blocky reimagining of Big Ben, where <i>Minecraft</i>'s formidable Ender Dragon can be found wrapped around the clock face. Below, …

Bob's Burgers: Album, comic book planned ahead of season 6 premiere

The sixth season of <i>Bob’s Burgers</i> doesn’t kick off until September, but fans of the animated Fox series have plenty to look forward to before the …

Comics

Watch (nearly) every exclusive video and trailer shown at Comic-Con

Catch up on all the behind-the-scenes extras, trailers and epically cool stuff Comic-Con attendees got to see in San Diego this weekend.<p><b>Update, July 13, 2015, 1:35 p.m. PT:</b> <i>Warner Bros. has officially released the trailer for "Suicide Squad" they shared with attendees to this weekend! Check it out</i> …

Who Won Comic-Con? Day 1

How is anyone supposed to compete with a video game that comes with its own beer fridge?<p>Comic-Con International finally kicked off on Thursday, packing the halls of the San Diego Convention Center until the festival overflowed onto the streets of the Gaslamp Quarter. Outside, attendees wandered …

Comic-Con 2015: The Complete TV Lineup

Find out who, what and when your favorite TV series will hold court at the annual San Diego pop culture convention, set for July 9-12. Bookmark this …

Comic-Con Is Here, and So Is WIRED

Author: Peter Rubin. Peter Rubin Culture<p>Date of Publication: 07.09.15.<p>Time of Publication: 5:49 pm. 5:49 pm<p>Well, it’s official: Comic Con 2015 has …

How to use a prism for creative photos

Time to revisit science class. An ordinary glass prism can be used to make creative photos thanks to refraction.<p>A simple way to spice up portraits and landscape photos is to use a prism.<p>Thanks to its refractive properties, placing a prism in front of a camera lens can produce some unexpected and …

15 Features of Your DSLR You Should Know

<b>Article By Jimmy McIntyre</b><p>Our DSLRs are monumental pieces of machinery. Mastering it requires a little bit of time and patience. This great video by …

Photography

How to Photograph a Water Drop Refraction

Petunia shot with Canon 1DMKIV, [email protected], Canon MT-24EX flash<p>If you love shooting macro images as much as I do you have probably shot just …

Windy

Somebody coded the Star Wars Opening Crawl into HTML and SCSS

Similar in some ways to the popular Github, Codepen.Io is a browser-based HTML, CSS, and JavaScript code editor that allows people to share their …

Science Fiction