John Ferris

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A real-life Lord of the Flies: the troubling legacy of the Robbers Cave experiment

In the early 1950s, the psychologist Muzafer Sherif brought together a group of boys at a US summer camp – and tried to make them fight each other. Does his work teach us anything about our age of resurgent tribalism?<p>• Read an extract from The Lost Boys<p>July 1953: late one evening in the woods …

Psychology

How to Rescue an Underexposed Photo and Maintain Natural Color

We've all done it before and I guarantee that we'll all do it again: sometimes, you just miss the mark and come home with an underexposed image. This …

Tutorials

Five Different Ways to Make Color Pop Using Photoshop

Controlling color is one of the primary skills that allows photographers to develop their own style. Learning to balance the different aspects of …

Tutorials

How I Made a ‘Frankencamera’ Digital TLR

I really enjoyed reading the <i>Photography: The Definitive Visual History</i> and it got me thinking about blending older forms of photography with newer …

Cameras

Dark and Mysterious Adventure and Landscape Photography by Fran Mart

Beautiful and vibrant dreamscapes by <b>Fran Mart</b>, talented self-taught photographer and adventurer who was born and grew up on the coast of Spain in …

Photography

Photo of Man on Fire Wins World Press Photo of the Year

Venezuelan photographer Ronald Schemidt has just been awarded the prestigious World Press Photo of the Year prize in 2018 for his striking photo of a …

Venezuela

All the Debauchery from GCDS' Campaign Launch, Caught on Camera

GCDS hasn't just made a splash stateside, the Milanese brand has pretty much blown everyone out of the water. The label already has a host of famous fans, including Dua Lipa , frequent collaborator Teyana Taylor and Brooke Candy , and their campaign launch party in Los Angeles this week seemed the …

Dua Lipa

28 Unbelievable Shots Of Winter Wildlife

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best shots showing winter animals in this photo contest with chances to win a photography …

Wildlife

20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Abandoned Buildings

Fireball Island, One of the Coolest '80s Board Games, Is Getting a Reboot

If you had the board game <i>Fireball Island</i> in the ‘80s, odds are you never forgot it. Not just because it was a wild game that let you race marbles …

Board Games

This Realistic Popeye Figure Is a Nightmare the World Was Not Meant to See

Look, there’s a reason why, when Genndy Tartakovsky was going to make a CG Popeye movie, he went for a 3D recreation of the classic cartoon art. The …

Costumes

Nintendo Has Detailed The USB Cables You Can Use To Safely Charge Your Switch

Guilty as charged

Nintendo

IDW’s Sonic the Hedgehog #1 releases today!

Just a friendly reminder that Sonic the Hedgehog comics are making their big return today with IDW taking over from Archie with an all new rebooted …

Retrogaming

Blog Post: Extra Tips For Collecting Video Games

Collecting video games is a hobby I've dabbled in for many years. I've already pored over my most crucial advice on collecting, but these are …

Retrogaming

Random: These Zelda Propaganda Posters Are Mini Works Of Art

"Listen! Increased production is Ganon's destruction!"

Retrogaming

The 31 best Nintendo Switch games under $20

You've got a Nintendo Switch, and you've already plowed through "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" <i>and</i> "Super Mario Odyssey."<p>Now what? Now this!<p>That's "Rocket League," one of the dozens of excellent games available on the Nintendo Switch <b>for under $20</b>. That's right: You don't have to shell out …

Indie Gaming
Soccer

Catching Up with Barcelona's Great Lost Talent, Mario Rosas

When Xavi Hernandez, one of the finest players of his generation, describes one of his former Barcelona team-mates as being a cross between Michael Laudrup and Lionel Messi, it causes your ears to perk up.<p>In a recent interview with the French magazine <i>So Foot</i>, Xavi was effusive.<p>"There was another …

Soccer

I Hate Going Into Comic Book Stores

I have a confession to make. Even though I understand the important role that they play in the survival and evolution of the industry, I hate going …

Graphic Novels

Articulated Comic Book Art brings action figures to life

Articulated Comic Book Art (A.C.B.A.) is an art form that brings comic books to life. Artists pose action figures and place them into dioramas to …

Comic Books

Sam Worthington Evolves Into Something Interesting in the First Trailer for Netflix's The Titan

Netflix’s latest original movie is heading to the stars, and to do so it’s turning Sam Worthington into an alien. So, it’s like <i>Avatar</i>, but with less …

Entertainment

Here’s EVERYTHING You Need to Know About Color Correcting Images in Photoshop (VIDEO)

We’ve featured brief photo retouching tutorials in the past, each explaining one aspect of using Photoshop to adjust the colors of a photograph. In …

Why The Gear You Have Does Not Matter

G.A.S (Gear Accumulation Syndrome), is something all photographers feel it at some point in their careers. That feeling the gear they have is never …

Here’s How to Print Your Photographs and Get the Best Possible Results (VIDEO)

While most photographers spend considerable time mastering techniques for capturing and editing their images, very few are equally concerned with …

Rebels Just Introduced Something We Never Thought We'd See in Star Wars

Monday’s penultimate pair of <i>Rebels</i> episodes, “Wolves and a Door” and “A World Between Worlds,” revealed a new part of <i>Star Wars</i> mythology we’ve never …

There’s Going To Be a Usagi Yojimbo Animated Series

Usagi Yojimbo (Stan Sakai, via Dark Horse Comics)<p>If you look at the landscape of TV cartoon series today, you’ll notice that something’s missing. …

Batman: Gotham by Gaslight review: Meet Jack the Ripper

Batman: Gotham By Gaslight takes Batman to an alternate timeline in the Victorian era and he goes a couple rounds with Jack the Ripper.<p>More from<p>2/2 - …

Dejah Thoris: Amy Chu resurrects the Princess of Mars in new Dynamite series

Edgar Rice Burroughs' masterful sci-fi novels of Barsoom, <i>A Princess of Mars, The Gods of Mars,</i> and <i>The Warlord of Mars,</i> are titans in the annals of …

Camera Historica: The Sean Flynn Leica M2

This is a story about a camera, a rather special camera. Every camera has a history, so they say. But it is not all that often that one has such a …

These Wrecking Yard Cars Are Breaking My Heart

A trip to the U-Pull-It yard can be an adventure. Every once in a while, wandering amongst the rabble, you might stumble upon a longtime crush or a …