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Survival International launches photography competition - in pictures

The charity Survival International has launched a photographic competition to raise awareness of tribal peoples as they try to defend their lives, lands and lifestyles. The contest is open to both amateurs and professionals – judges will include Survival's director Stephen Corry and actor Gillian …

Google Play Movies & TV is now... on iPhone and iPad!

No, this isn't a joke. It isn't a mirror universe. Google has really just gone and released Play Movies & TV for iPhone and iPad. That means any …

Recent Apple hires renew dreams of an iWatch that could analyze your blood and respiration, an iPhone that could unlock at a glance

Gurman also says he's heard Apple is exploring iris scanning — something we saw in action from Eyelock on #CESlive — and facial recognition.<p>Current …

15 Truly Breathtaking Pools From Around The World

Forget the world's most crowded swimming pool. If you're planning a vacation in the future, why not treat yourself to a dash of luxury and check into …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Stephen Wilkes' Incredible Cityscapes Span Day to Night

In each caption, Stephen Wilkes shares his thoughts on each of his iconic cityscapes. Wrigley Field, Chicago, 2013 This<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Stephen Wilkes<p>1 …

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11 Designers On Their Favorite Shade of White

Designers reveal their go-to white paint.<p>Any skilled designer knows that selecting the perfect white paint is anything but simple. What's a seemingly basic element — the essence of simplicity — proves to be one of the most complex decisions with hundreds of possibilities. We asked 11 decorators to …

Israel to build 1,400 new homes on disputed land

Israel plans to build 1,400 new homes in Jewish settlements in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, territory the Palestinians claim for their state.<p>Israel's housing ministry announced on Friday that 800 new houses would be built in the West Bank and 600 in East Jerusalem – a contentious move that is …

Behold the First Ever Image of a Planet and Its Star Over 63 Light Years Away

Although it might not seem like much, the photo above might just be the most extraordinary image you have ever seen. Not because of crazy high …

New Image of Gwen Stacy from AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

Dane DeHaan on Harry Osborn's Story Arc in AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

Paul Walker Replaced in Films AGENT 47 and THE BEST OF ME

CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE WINTER SOLIDER - 4 New Photos

12 Years A Slave, The Railway Man, The Square: this week's new films

12 Years A Slave (15)<br>(Steve McQueen, 2013, US/UK) Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Lupita Nyong'o, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Dano. 134 mins<p>What with the acclaim, the awards buzz and the harrowing subject matter, finally seeing McQueen's slavery drama now feels like a duty. But this is an …

The Official 'Veronica Mars' Movie Poster Is Here

Here's a sweet treat for all the Marshmallows out there!<p>The official "Veronica Mars" movie poster was unveiled today (via Yahoo Movies), with star Kristen Bell as the snarky sleuth in prime position with her ever-ready camera.<p>Snapshots of her co-stars fill out the rest of the poster: Jason Dohring …

From the Golden Globes to the Oscars, the battle for awards glory gets serious

A diet of bubblegum blockbusters and inane sequels has exposed Hollywood for years to accusations of undermining western civilisation, or at the very least dumbing it down. Who could emerge from the likes of <i>Battlefield Earth</i>, <i>Showgirls</i> and <i>Basic Instinct 2</i> and not wonder at Tinseltown crassness? How …

Golden Globes 2014: the awards season's ramshackle opener

On Sunday evening the millionaire celebrities of the entertainment industry gather for the Golden Globes awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel in Los Angeles, where JFK reputedly once slept with Marilyn Monroe. There on the menu they shall find 125 cases of champagne, a gold-themed dinner that …

Top 10 Tips for Family Photo Poses

In both studio and on-location photography, the right family poses make the difference between stunning memories and forgettable snapshots. Most …

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Beginner's Guide to Waterfall Photography - Digital Photography School

Beginner's Guide to Waterfall Photography - Learn the tips, tricks, and techniques that will help you improve your waterfall photography.

Black and White Photography Tips

It is often believed that good photos are ones with beautiful colors. However, there are other forms of photography such as black and white, …

Landscape Photography

How to Take Photos in Low Light

Images of night scenes never fail to impress. Night-time images have great ambiance, something which is often absent in flat, bright, daylight …

95-Year-Old Receives Award for Iconic Detroit Street Photography

Not many people can say that they've devoted more than 60 years of their life to photography, but then again, not many people receive artist awards at the ripe old age of 95. Photographer Bill Rauhauser was just selected as the 2014 Kresge Eminent Artist, as he gains recognition for his …

Street Photography

Why Apple Is Losing Ground To The Samsung Brand

Samsung is gaining fast on Apple in terms of brand affection – but we seem reluctant to admit it.<p>In Interbrand’s 2013 brand index, a benchmark measure of brand value, Apple came out on top, ending a 13 year run by Coca Cola. The signs are though that Samsung, which has been investing heavily in …