Aaron Shepard

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Digital Photography for Beginners - Free Online Course

Alison’s free online course on Digital Photography introduces you to the basic set-up of the camera, visual skills, and how to get better pictures.

15 Sci-Fi TV Shows You Need To Put On Your Watch List Because They’re Totally Out Of This World

The 80s might hold the title for the best decade in terms of science fiction on the telly, but these days, we're not far behind. Interstellar space …

Science Fiction

This is How You Stop Taking Bad Landscape Photos

It doesn’t matter if you’re picking up a camera for the first time or if you’ve been at it for decades - sometimes the photos you take are just plain …

15 Dark Comics By Gypsie Raleigh That’ll Make You Think

Love. There’s nothing in this world more amazing. But as these “gleefully dark and whimsical” comics remind us, there’s also nothing more painful.<p>The …

HBO’s Westworld: ambitious, clever, unmissable sci-fi

Up until its last half-hour when Yul Brynner’s fearsome robot gunslinger engages relentless pursuit mode, Michael Crichton’s 1973 film <i>Westworld</i> is a …

TV

Epic Photography Taken within the worlds of Video Games

Where was the photo above taken? Some misty patch of evergreen forest? Could it be a publicity still from an upcoming sci-fi movie? If you recognized …

Justice League will address Batman’s murder-happy extreme tactics

Batman. World’s greatest detective, martial artist and HOLY CRAP STOP BRUCE! HE’S DEAD! HE’S ALREADY DEAD! While Disney may own the rights to the …

A 23-year-old rapper who refuses to sign a record deal is tearing up the hip-hop world all by himself

And he got his due in the mainstream when he became a fixture (and a meme) at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards.<p>Now some people are surely wondering who Chance is.<p>He's already made awards history by helping to allow streaming-only albums for Grammy consideration. Many suspect "Coloring Book" will get …

Beastgrip Pro Universal Lens & Rig Takes Your Smartphone Photography To The Next Level

Jason Lazarus August 26, 2016 1164<p>If you find yourself needing an extra hand, to hold your smartphone, extra lights, a mic, and your choice of camera …

8 Anime to Watch if You Love Video Games

A lot of anime fans are also video game fans, so it’s a lot of fun when the two worlds overlap. Here are eight awesome anime to watch if you love …

Anime

Leaked iPhone 7 camera hints at big improvements

Leaked camera parts supposedly destined for this year’s 4.7-inch iPhone have revealed that Apple finally plans to add a feature found on its Plus-sized units the past two years.<p>While most of this years’ iPhone camera rumors have focused on the dual-lens module coming to the iPhone 7 Plus, a leaked …

'Arrival' of smart science fiction promises a taste of the alien unknown

Mysterious aliens, an unknown language, an ominous egg-ship. I'm a sucker for smart sci-fi, and it's not always easy to find in films. Denis Villeneuve's "Arrival" is coming November 11, and the first full trailer just went live. Based on what's shown, it's now jumped to the top of my fall must-see …

Science Fiction

Baz Luhrmann shows hip-hop's origin in Netflix's 'The Get Down.' Beats weren't the only challenges

Even for a filmmaker with a knack for staging lavish spectacles laced with pop-music hits – think "Moulin Rouge!" and "The Great Gatsby" – Baz Luhrmann found the process of making "The Get Down," his new Netflix series about the dawn of hip-hop in 1970s New York City, uniquely daunting.<p>A white …

9 Slept On Golden Age Hip Hop Albums (1988 – 1996) – Pt 4

During Hip Hop’s Golden Age so many classic albums were released each year, that every year almost inevitably has a few excellent albums that were …

Rap & Hip-Hop

New Adventures: all the best science fiction and fantasy books coming out in August

Space pirates, horror conventions, and epic fantasies<p>It’s a new month, which means that it’s a good time to look forward to the coming onslaught of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels coming out in the next couple of weeks. Get ready, because there are some amazing books coming to a …

Microsoft Pix uses AI to help your iPhone take the best pictures

Microsoft Pix is looking to become your new go-to camera app on iPhone. The new iOS offering from Microsoft’s mobile team employs some artificial intelligence smarts to help make sure you take the best pictures, by eliminating human error through batch captures and by enhancing image color, …

Ultimate Pokemon Go cheat lets you walk anywhere in the game without moving an inch

Look, we all know that cheating is bad. It goes without saying. But if that doesn’t bother you and you’re sick of seeing all the kids in your …

9 outdoor clothing brands worth checking out

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Topo Designs' classic Klettersack backpack retails for $169. Topo Designs When looking for reliable, quality outdoor gear, Patagonia …

9 Slept On Golden Age Hip Hop Albums (1988 – 1996) - Pt 2

During Hip Hop’s Golden Age so many classic albums were released each year, that every year almost inevitably has a few excellent albums that were …

This magical map shows all the Harry Potter locations in London

From King’s Cross station to the Reptile House at London Zoo, our city is filled with locations from the world of Harry Potter. With ‘The Cursed …

True Love (Bridge Nine) tear it up on “Kill For That” (exclusive) - Features - Alternative Press

Detroit hardcore's <b>True Love</b> are approaching the milestone of a debut LP in the experienced hands of Bridge Nine Records.<p>Set for release on July 1,</i> …

Mind-bending Dream Landscapes by Petey Ulatan

<b>Petey Ulatan</b> is a designer specializing in brand management, development, graphic design, photography and web design. Like other artists and architects he was inspired by the mind-bending Paris scene in Christopher Nolan’s Inception to create this series of bent landscapes and cityscapes.<p>As Ulatan told The Creators Project: “I discovered this technique by just playing around, I failed a few times at first, then I got the hang of it. It actually took me a while—about six months—to get it down to …

A Crash Survivor Wakes Up to a Terrifying New Reality in Science Fiction Thriller Radius

The producers of 2015 post-apocalyptic romantic comedy <i>Turbo Kid</i> (additional flavors: an eyepatch-wearing Michael Ironside, BMX chases, splat-stick) …

Snag a 1TB Xbox One With 5 Games and Extra Controller For $320

Solid Deals on a 1 TB Xbox One<p>Been in the market to buy an Xbox One? There’s no better time than now. The Microsoft Store is offering a deal like …

Xbox

How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or apps

Tips<p>Running out of space on your iPhone can be extremely frustrating. Whether you're looking to install a cool app recommended by friends or want to …

This 64GB flash drive works with your iPhone and your computer

Even if you have a 128GB iPhone, odds are still good that at some point you’re going to run out of storage. Cloud sync services are one way to cut …

Star Trek TV series 2016: First trailer hints it won't centre around a single ship this time

<i>Star Trek</i> is returning to the small screen.<p>Side-by-side with the Hollywood film, CBS is launching a brand new series of the classic show, unleashing …

Members Of Public Enemy, Cypress Hill & Rage Against The Machine Are Forming A Supergroup

The emergence of a new website on Tuesday (5/18), prophetsofrage.com, set the Internet ablaze with speculation that it might be related to a new …

‘Godzilla vs. King Kong’ given official release date - News - Alternative Press

The vicious battle between Godzilla and King Kong has been given a premiere date: May 29, 2020. However, Warner Bros. has moved the release of its</i> …

Star Trek Online Coming to PS4 and Xbox One, See First Trailer and Screens

After announcing a publishing deal for Gigantic yesterday, Perfect World Entertainment is back today with another big piece of news. The company announced that its free-to-play MMO Star Trek Online is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this fall.<p>The game originally released for PC in 2010. …