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Acer Aspire S24 All-In-One PC Arrives In The US For $880

After first being unveiled back in August 2017 and launched throughout Europe in 2017, the Acer Aspire S24 all-in-one desktop PC is now available to …

GameSir X1 BattleDock Lets FPS Players Connect Keyboard And Mouse To Their Smartphone

Smartphone gamers wishing they could have a little more control, may be interested in a new smartphone dock that has been specifically designed to …

Brushean uses light to clean off your makeup brushes

Instead of waiting for your makeup brushes to dry all night, this product wants to use light to keep them clean.<p>It's a bad sign that I can't remember the last time I cleaned my makeup brushes, especially since you're supposed to wash them weekly. A product that recently got fully funded on …

BEST Overhead Camera Rig For UNDER $35!

In this video we are learning how to make an overhead camera rig for under $35. Overhead shots look super awesome and can be used for unboxings, …

Instagram May Soon Break Its Classic Grid (and All Your 3×3 Mosaics)

Instagram has long featured a 3×3 grid of photos across its platform, allowing photographers to get creative and create larger photo mosaics by …

Medium Format VS DSLR & Mirrorless In Architecture Photography

It wasn’t long ago that digital medium format was a mythic beast, out of reach for all but those who were wealthy enough to drop as much cash as they …

Cameras

How to Photograph Watches in Studio with Speedlights and a Stripbox

Here’s a 7-minute video by photographer Dustin Dolby of workphlo that demonstrates how to photograph luxury watches in a studio setting with …

Two ways to photograph in the rain

<i>by Simon Patterson</i><p>Capturing the mood of the pouring rain in camera can be difficult. Standard auto or aperture-priority modes often miss the feel of …

Why Are We Photographers So Tribal?

Apparently, I am an iSheep. It's an interesting name that I occasionally get called when I am commenting on a post that is about IOS vs. Android. …

An Open Letter to Nikon from a Time-Lapse Photographer

Dear Nikon,<p>I am writing as a longtime Nikon photographer and someone who has been working extensively with your cameras and who has written many …

This Fiery Wedding Portrait Was Made with a Single Long Exposure

Austrian photographer Markus Hofstaetter recently captured this fiery wedding portrait, titled “Love on Fire.” It’s a single exposure that can be …

How to Contact and Book a Model for a Photo Shoot

Whether you’ve been shooting for five minutes or five years, there will likely come a time when you’ll have to book a shoot with another person. …

How to Replace the Sky in Any Photo in Photoshop: A 2-Minute Tutorial

Photographer Peter McKinnon made this 2-minute video tutorial on sky replacements. Watch it to learn how to quickly swap out the sky from one photo …

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

Please Stop Calling Yourself an Amateur Photographer

If you’re reading this, then you’re probably not really an amateur photographer–you’re probably actually a hobbyist. If you’re a professional …

Why I'm Returning to Flickr Despite the Company Not Doing So Great

In January 2017, this sounds like the absolute craziest thing any photographer could possibly do even despite my own research that shows lots of …

Eight tips for setting up your new Galaxy S8

Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 hit stores this past weekend, which means that a lot of people likely received their preorders or were able to pick one up in a store. The S8 is one of the best phones you can buy, and easily the best of what’s been released in 2017 so far. If you did grab a new S8, here are …

Mastercard’s new credit card has a built-in fingerprint scanner

Instead of using a PIN or signature to authorize a payment, you scan your fingerprint<p>The rise of mobile payments has made buying things with your fingerprint commonplace, so why not put that technology in a credit card? Mastercard thinks it’s worth a shot, and has built a credit card with a …

More Accurate World Map Wins Prestigious Design Award

The AuthaGraph map is the most accurate map you'll ever see. You probably won't like it.<p>You probably don’t realize it, but virtually every world map …

20 of the best Earth and space documentaries to watch on Netflix in 2017

Humans have been gazing up at the stars since before the dawn of civilization. We intrinsically seek to know the unknowable and discover the …

Universe

TriLens is a Triple Lens Holder You Wear on Your Belt

Back in 2014, we shared a clever new photography accessory called the LensFlipper, which is basically back-to-back lens mounts that help you quickly …

Martin Parr Parrs Advice

Making Photos from APS-C or Four Thirds Sensors Look Like Full Frame

Take a look at the lead image for this story: what do you think it was shot with? It’s a photo I use often here on the site. That photograph was shot …

Another Big Camera Store Fails: Why Are So Many Closing?

40 years ago, Bob Khoury and Warren Steinberg started selling used photo equipment out of a showcase in an Atlanta, Georgia, flea market. Soon they …

VSCO Quietly Shutters NY Office And Lays Off Staff

VSCO, the company behind the very popular Lightroom film presets and the popular image sharing app, has quietly shuttered their NY office and laid …

Apps

3 Steps to Removing Shadows With Custom Luminosity Masks

Luminosity Masks Made Easy<p>If you’ve spent any amount of time in Photoshop you will inevitably run into a situation where you are looking for a bit …

Key Elements of a Great Photograph: The Photographer’s Diet

Improving your photography doesn’t have to be complicated. Sometimes it can be as simple as going on a diet–a photographer’s diet. Below, street …

Student Designs Drone-Toting Concept Car Specifically for Photojournalists

If there are still photojournalists around in the year 2030, they’ll be begging their editors to buy this strange concept car designed by Dillion …

Follow the “500 Rule” to Take the Best Pictures of the Night Sky

Night sky photography is a lot of fun, but it’s also challenging. Provided you have the right equipment, it mostly comes down to tweaking your camera …

17 Photography Blogs to Follow in 2017

Photography is an evolving industry, especially on the web. Whether you’re a seasoned professional photographer or a passionate newbie with a camera …