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2 Million Photos In 8 Years Or What It’s Like To Be Obama’s Photographer

Few jobs look cooler on a business card than "Official White House Photographer." But that's precisely the job of Pete Souza, the man who's spent the …

Buzz Aldrin: 'My First Experiment on the Moon Was a Failure'

If you want to do something significant, something noble, something that perhaps has never been done before, you must be willing to fail. And don’t …

Space Exploration

CIA director's email: 'something terrible, dishonorable'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former CIA Director David Petraeus confided in an email that he had committed "something terrible and dishonorable" by having an …

Cybercrime

Surreal photos of Marine night operations that look straight out of a video game

And that gear makes for some of the most amazing night photography imaginable. Below, we have selected some of our favorite photos of the Corps at night that look like they could have been plucked straight from a video game.

Military

Absolute Beginner Starter Guide - Fallout 4 Wiki Guide - IGN

Players new to Fallout may have a difficult time adjusting to some of the vast game's less-well explained aspects. Our starter guide and complete …

Cheats and Secrets - Fallout 4 Wiki Guide - IGN

This section details the <b>Cheats and Secrets</b> and Console Commands that can be found in Fallout 4, including infinite stat boosts, items, and caps.<p>See …

The Mystery of What Fallout 4 Hides Underwater

Ever since <i>Fallout 4’s</i> release, inquisitive players have been obsessed with one thing: what in the world is <i>Fallout 4</i> hiding?<p>Take a look at a map of</i> …

Painting

Expressive Dog Portraits Capture the Soulful Essence of Man's Best Friend

While many pet photographers take portraits highlighting the outer beauty of canine companions, photographer Anne Geier captures something a little more—the intangible essence of man's best friend. She also showcases the grace of a canine's soul. Amidst the enchanting, Austrian wilderness, the …

Strike a pose! A century of gorgeous portraits from The Photographers 2015 – in pictures

Kate Moss dripping with jewels, Winston Churchill looking fearsome … a new show of work by the world’s best photographers contains some very revealing black-and-white portraits, from the supermodel gang in a united front to the film star caught off guard

Winston Churchill

How to Create 5 Different Looks Using Lightroom

Most often you may strive to capture photos which most closely reflect the scene the way it looks to your eye.<br>On the other hand, with having powerful …

Tutorials

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

The Exemplary Narcissism of Snoopy

Some of Charles Schulz’s fans blame the cartoon dog for ruining Peanuts. Here’s why they’re wrong.<p><b>I</b>t really was a dark and stormy night. On February 12, 2000, Charles Schulz—who had single-handedly drawn some 18,000 <i>Peanuts</i> comic strips, who refused to use assistants to ink or letter his comics, who …

Charlie Brown

What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your smartphone, computer or hi-fi.<p>In the late 1990s, one of the original portable music file formats -- the MP3 -- was causing quite a bit of bother. It had earned itself a reputation as a pirate …

Audiophile

Build A Compact, Mini-ITX 1440p Gaming PC For $800

It’s the weekend, which means School of Tech is back in session! Today I’m tackling a question that’s been asked frequently. It seems you all enjoyed my budget-conscious $400 Gaming PC build, but you want to know what can be accomplished with a mini-ITX form factor for roughly double the cash. Ask …

Computer Hardware

The 10 Most Unusual Engines of All Time

Freedom is just another word for "you did what with your crankshaft?"

Ultra HD Blu-ray discs offer an alternative to 4K streaming

Don't give up on physical media just yet. That's the message from the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA), which this week announced that it's completed work on the new Ultra HD Blu-ray format. The format offers support for 4K resolutions of up to 3840 x 2160 pixels and "significantly expands" the color …

Comcast Will Offer Ultra High-Def 4K Video This Fall

The cable company's rolling out a set-top box, but you'll still need a 4K TV<p>Now that we've all gotten used to our high-definition video, it's time to take it up a notch. While TV manufacturers have already started rolling out sets that support the new 4K resolution, native 4K content has been in …

This is What Photographers Need to Know About Basic Filter Types And Their Uses

Filters have been around since the beginning of photography. Most of them were used in film and analogue photography because different materials have …

Landscape Photography

How to Capture and Stitch Panoramas

Capturing and creating panoramas can be as easy as following three simple steps or can become a nightmare if done wrong. Great panoramas will be …

Chromatic Aberration - What is it and How to Avoid it

Understanding chromatic aberration, how to avoid it, and what you can do about it will help you improve the final quality of your images.

Watch the Incredible New 'Star Wars' Teaser Trailer

'The Force Awakens' is strong with this one.<p><i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> is one of the most hotly anticipated movies of the year. If not THE most hotly anticipated. And it's still seven months away. But fans at the Star Wars Celebration got a sneak peak at the new teaser trailer, which was …

Ten places every Grand Theft Auto V player should visit

With the release of Grand Theft Auto V on PC, the fictional state of San Andreas has never looked better. From the urban sprawl of Los Santos to the sun-baked Grand Senora Desert, here are ten of the most beautiful locations in Rockstar’s satirical California analogue

Grand Theft Auto

10 Insanely Gorgeous, Under-The-Radar European Destinations

The value of the dollar against the euro is the highest it has been in years, making now the perfect time to take that trip you've been meaning to plan. But instead of the usual suspects (lookin' at you, London and Paris), why not try one of these under-the-radar spots that are far less crowded but …

Take a look at these amazing photos of Iran before the revolution

But he also he pushed the country to adopt Western-oriented secular modernization, allowing some degree of cultural freedom.<p>Under the Shah's rule, Iran's economy and educational opportunities expanded. Britain and the US counted Iran as their major ally in the Middle East, and the Shah forcefully …

South Asia

Living in: The world’s happiest places

The world’s top five happiest countries, all of which fall in northern Europe, have cities that delight residents with old town charm, cultural offerings and easy access to nature.<p>If, as Tolstoy wrote in Anna Karenina, happy families are all alike, what about happy countries?<p>The World Happiness …

European Travel

51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

You Can Now See the Most Dangerous Adventure Movie Ever Made in Theaters

'Roar' featured live-in lions, which caused 70 injuries over the 11 years of production<p>Drafthouse Films is resurrecting the not-so-classic film <i>Roar</i>, one of the great work of hilarious hubris in cinematic history, by bringing it back to theaters. See all the dates here.<p>During the 11 years it took to …

The Skier's Bucket List

Calling all skiers: Get in your turns before the snow stops flying in the Northern Hemisphere and it's time to head south. From skiing Antarctica to a self-powered adventure through the Alps, here’s a collection of trips that should be on every skier’s bucket list. Plus: Get tips from some of the …

Skiing