Timothy Valis

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Making Sure All Your Images Have Your Copyright Info Embedded

Hi gang – there’s a quick way to go through your catalog and make sure all your images have your Copyright info embedded into them. Here’s how:<b>(1)</b> Go …

How the Spy-Level Security in Your iPhone Works

The Department of Justice and Apple are currently entangled in scuffle that could have huge implications for the future of criminal investigations …

OS X El Capitan Quietly Unlocked 10-Bit Color in iMacs and Mac Pros

OS X El Capitan added some major features to the operating system when the update was released at the end of September 2015, but it appears that …

The 73 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>57. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Apps

The Fake Double Exposure Photography Trick

Mark Wallace has been traveling around the globe for several months now, and every now and then he comes up with an amazing tip or tutorial for …

Landscape Photography

Announcing: Veeam Backup for Linux

Public cloud remains a hot item. Many IT organizations around the globe are already running production workloads in the public cloud, or are at least …

Judge says drone was invading the privacy of the man who shot it

William Merideth, the man from Kentucky who shot down a drone earlier this year, told <i>WDRB</i> that he felt vindicated after a district judge dismissed the charges against him, even if the accuser can still take the case before a grand jury. He was originally charged for firing his gun within city …

Volkswagen, Hit by Emissions Scandal, Posts Its First Loss in Years

FRANKFURT — A remarkable period of growth ended at Volkswagen on Wednesday when the carmaker reported its first quarterly loss in at least 15 years and began the costly process of absorbing the expense of fixing millions of cars designed to cheat on emissions tests.<p>The day also was the end of a …

Network Security Toolkit - NST

Network Security Toolkit (NST) is a bootable ISO image (Live DVD) based on Fedora providing easy access to best-of-breed Open Source Network Security …

Call For Entries: Photography Competitions from Around the Globe

We hope you've been honing your photography skills because now it's competition time! It's been almost a month that our first post on photography …

16 Organizations that Want to Fund Your Photography Project

<i>Update: Download the free guide 22 Organizations That Want to Fund Your Photo Project for updated 2015 due dates, additional grants, scholarships and</i> …

Approaching strangers

I love documentary photography and I love portraits, and especially the combination of both….. one thing that always kept me from exploring this area …

MIT Offers Documentary Photography and Photojournalism Course for Free Online

It’s not unusual for colleges with large open-source programs to put out a number of courses free for the world to browse through online. In the past …

'Mandy and Eva,' Documentary Photography Book, Explores Trans Lives

Over the course of six years, documentary photographer Willeke Duijvekam followed the lives of two transgender girls as they came to live as their own authentically, realized selves.<p>Duijvekam is a photographer who takes an interest in people whose lives differ from the socially expected norm, and …

5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

Dell's crazy 27-inch monitor has nearly twice as many pixels as a 4K display

4K displays might not be the pinnacle of desktop monitors for much longer. Dell is working on a new UltraSharp monitor with a truly ridiculous 5,120 x 2,880 display. That's precisely twice the resolution of the 27-inch iMac, meaning this is the type of display that Apple would have to use if it …

Chloë Grace Moretz is busy working on her versatility

"Did I just get stung by a bee?" Chloë Grace Moretz asked.<p>She examined a fresh red welt on her hand, and then pressed her cool glass of lemonade against the spot.<p>"Ow," she said with a sigh. "It's hot."<p>There had been little fanfare as the insect buzzed around her plate — no typical teenage …

The new Moto X could be the best Android phone ever made

Today, Motorola announced its second-generation Moto X, the successor to the company’s rebooted flagship smartphone that was unveiled just over a year ago. Yes, the phone will simply be called Moto X again — not X+1, as some rumors had suggested — and it’ll be available for the same $499 unlocked …

Wi-Fi flaw gives up your password

Some popular home Wi-Fi routers use dumb computer chips that let hackers steal your password with a single try.<p>Swiss security researcher Dominique Bongard said many popular routers' computer chips use a "random number generator" intended to safeguard your password -- but it turns out those "random" …

Are You Ready For The World’s Biggest Photo Walk On September 6th?

Photo walks have grown exponentially in the last few years serving a growing international collective of photographers who are looking to meet other …

Homni: The new superorganism taking over Earth

Is our species evolving into something new? Gaia Vince makes the provocative argument that humanity is transforming, and it is already having a huge effect on life on our planet.<p>In Ancient Greek mythology, the Earth Goddess Gaia had nine titan sons, who attempted to control not just the Earth, but …

What You Need to Know About Adobe's DNG File Format

Over the last few years, RAW files have become the norm in digital photography, giving the photographer a significant increase of the control of …

Tutorials

Why a New Golden Age for UI Design Is Around the Corner

• Author: Cliff Kuang. Cliff Kuang Design<br>• Date of Publication: 08.13.13. 08.13.13<br>• Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Over the past four years, the Walt …

We Can't Take Our Eyes Off Beyonce's Statement Necklace

While we're going to spend most of the upcoming New York Fashion Week focused on amazing designer clothes, it's still important to pay attention the the details. Don't forget to keep your eyes peeled for drool-worthy shoes and covetable jewelry. After all, the right shoes or the most agreeable …

Two People Never See The Same Rainbow--And 6 More Amazing Facts About The Optical Phenomenon

Think you learned everything there is to know about rainbows back in grade school? Think again.<p>Yes, a rainbow occurs when light passes through water droplets in the atmosphere, and the bending of light results in the familiar arc-shaped spectrum. But there's a lot more to know -- keep reading for a …

The USA's 10 best motorcycle roads

A great road is a great road, but if you’re riding a motorcycle, you’re looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an …