Mike Reid

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Using Previsualization to Create Remarkable Photographs

Your first shots in your photographic journey were probably taken because you had the camera in your hand and the scene in front of you looked great. …

$50 DIY Continuous Lighting Set-Up For Great Portraits | Aaron Nace

At the start of a new year, there’s often a bumper crop of enthusiastic new camera owners who are dying to upgrade their skills and portfolios, and …

Cinematography of Inglourious Basterds by Matthew Jeppsen - DP Notes

A week or so ago I posted a cinematography breakdown of Roger Deakins work in Prisoners. This week I'm sharing another one of Matt Scott's …

50 Great Movies That Should've Gotten Best Picture Nominations

Christopher Nolan’s <i>The Dark Knight</i> was released in 2008, and as we’ve said before, it became a watershed moment not just for the comic book movie …

Promo gives you subscriptions to five big productivity services for $60

Like the idea of using cloud-based services to keep your life organized, but don't relish the idea of paying a huge amount just to use the paid versions of those services? That won't be a problem for about... oh, the next month or so. Evernote, LastPass, the <i>New York Times</i>, Pocket and Wunderlist …

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Stanford Dropouts’ “Argo” Raises $1.5M From Accel To Stitch Together Companies’ Small Data

How do sales performance and social media campaigns influence each other? Most companies don’t know because this data is siloed in different departments. While plenty of startups try to make sense of enterprise “big data” — enormous primary data sets like Facebook’s archive of posts or Netflix’s …

100 Hours of Meditation in 10 Days — My Stay in Buddhist Prison

I just returned from meditating for over 100 hours in the span of just 10 days. Meditation is one of those habits that has officially entered main …

The 25 Most Popular Photos on Flickr in 2014

Want to see the photographs that made the biggest splash on Flickr over the course of 2014? Flickr’s website doesn’t have a leaderboard — the best …

Mind-Blowing Science Fiction And Fantasy Books To Watch Out For In 2015

You'd better invest in a pocket dimension if you want to keep up with all the great reads that are coming your way in 2015. Including Alastair …

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

We often hear advice like, "Think positive, and good things will happen," or, "Try your hardest, and eventually things will work out." While such …