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How To Discover Everything Facebook Knows About You

You can't opt out of ads on Facebook without opting out of Facebook itself. But you can do a lot to control the ads you see.<p>Facebook shows you ads based on what it knows about you and what it thinks you like. It has two ways to figure this out:<p>1. What you tell it directly ( name, age, marital …

Mark Zuckerberg Has Chosen An Aggressive New Year's Resolution For 2015

This year, he's vowing to become a bookworm and to create his own book club of sorts.<p>Zuckerberg says he will read one book every other week for the entire year, and he'll post the current book he's reading online where others who have also read the book can follow along.<p>The resolution was inspired …

Mark Zuckerberg Starts a Book Club, Invites 30 Million People

Currently missing: A volunteer to get snacks and drinks for the new club's 55,000-plus members.<p>Mark Zuckerberg is trying to read a book every other week — and tens of thousands of his not-so-closest friends are going to read along with him.<p>The Facebook CEO posted this message to his 30 million …

A Painful Introduction To Underwater Photography!

Have you ever wanted to dip your toes into underwater photography, but been too afraid of drowning your iPhone? In this article, the talented iPhone …

Beautiful Astrophotography Time-Lapse Captures Stars and Meteors over the Parks of California

It’s almost no argument that astrophotography and time-lapse photography were made to be together. Gavin Heffernan, a man who certainly knows his way …

10 Great Photographer Promos

Standing out from the crowd is a key goal of photographer promotions. In the days of yore, a promo sent to a photo editor might have headed for the …

‘Suburban Splendor’: Portraits Capture Coming of Age in Utah

For <i>Suburban Splendor</i>, Brooklyn-based photographer Brian Shumway returns to his suburban roots, challenging both the optimism of mid-century American …

Video Tutorial: How to Create Clean, Flawless Photoshop Actions

Photoshop actions can be a critical resource in any photographer’s workflow. Turning otherwise monotonous tasks into an autonomous utility, actions …

Fighting for Freedom: Compelling Photos Document Prison Fights in Bangkok

© Aaron Joel Santos / Offset<p>© Aaron Joel Santos / Offset<p>Poised at the edge of a boxing ring located in the courtyard of Bangkok’s Klong Prem prison, …

BTS: Making and Using a Massive 27-Bulb, 4′ Diameter Ring Light

Photographer Dani Diamond is the man behind one of the most impressive ring lights we’ve ever laid eyes on. With 27 bulbs and at four feet in …

Using Composition to Create More Powerful Portraits

As part of my series on portrait photography, in this article, I will discuss composition, one of the most important aspects of creating a good …

Photo du Jour: Sisters with Slurpees

There’s nothing quite like the bond between sisters. Photographer Andrea Chu originally grew up in Northern California, documenting her nieces Vicky …

Meet the #Cagefree Photographer Running Discovery Channel’s Instagram for Shark Week

Shark Week, Discovery Channel’s very own opiate for the masses that seems to be about as addictive to people as crack, is only a couple of days away. …

Traveling Light: Putting Together a Photography Kit for Travel

Taking photographs on holiday or whilst traveling for any other reason is one of the things many of us look forward to. The problem is travel, and in …

PhotoDNA Lets Google, FB and Others Hunt Down Child Pornography Without Looking at Your Photos

Earlier this week it came out that Google turned over a man whose emails had contained an unstated amount of child pornography. And while the world …

5 Overhyped Tourist Destinations, and Where to Go Instead

Whether it's a packed cruise ship unloading throngs of boisterous passengers, or a mob of thirty college students tearing through town, an excess of tourists can make a destination go from in-demand to insufferable, just like that. Consider avoiding these played-out locales and shift your attention …

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#theLIST: Pat McGrath: Best In Show

Be it on the runway or print, the CoverGirl Creative Director is clearly the queen of creating iconic inspiration.<p>Be it on the runway or print, the CoverGirl Creative Director is clearly the queen of creating iconic inspiration.

Real-Time Space Weather Forecasting Now Possible, Innovation Front Sweeping in From the Far North

Iridium Communications, the satellite phone company, has some clever ideas for small “piggyback” payloads aboard its next-gen NEXT communications …

Magnetism

Big Time Photographers Join Forces to Sell Prints and Raise Money for ‘Saving Eliza’

By now you’re very familiar with the story of Eliza O’Neill and how the photo community has come together to try and spread the word and help fund …