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Photo Of The Day By Rebecca Wilks

Photo By Rebecca Wilks Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Monsoon” by Rebecca Wilks. Location: Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona. “These very localized areas of heavy rain are typical of Arizona’s monsoon season and are quite photogenic,” explains Wilks. See more of Rebecca Wilks’ photography at www.skylineimages.net. Photo of the …

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6 Wildlife Photography Locations To Explore

If you’re planning your next photo journey around the wildlife opportunities that will be available, we offer six location suggestions with insights and tips from professionals who know them well. 1. National Wildlife Refuges With nearly 600 areas set aside all across the U.S. that are havens for wildlife, our …

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A Rick and Morty Box Shaped Coffee Mug With a Very Helpful Mr. Meeseeks Waiting Inside

Inspired by the very accommodating Mr. Meeseeks from the sublime animated series Rick and Morty, ThinkGeek has created a molded square mug in the shape of the Meeseeks Box. When the lid of the box is removed, a Mr. Meeseeks is revealed, waiting inside to help. ..this mug comes with …

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An Oddly Mesmerizing Video for the Song ‘Aulos’ by Russian Recorder Artist Vladimir Cauchemar

Russian recorder artist Vladimir Cauchemar has put out a rather eccentric, but oddly mesmerizing music video to accompany his song “Aulos“. While the video is hard to describe, it does have a bit of a Beatle-esque feel to it, particularly with its non-sequiturial scenes, wonderful special effects and a fabulously …

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How the Portrait Mode on Several Different Smartphones Compares to an Expensive Camera

YouTuber Marques Brownlee explains in easy to understand terms what the portrait mode is and offers several side by side comparisons of the various phones with the feature (iPhone X, Note 8, Pixel 2) that offer the function and how they compare to a gorgeous and expensive Hasselblad X1D camera. …

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A Helpful List of Some Very Simple Ways to Hide a Yawn While In the Company of Others

Comedian Daniel Koren spoke about his discomfort when a friend yawns while in his company and sees it as a judgement that makes him feel sad, boring and upset, something he doesn’t want to do to others. Being the talented musician that he is, Koren added in a micro song …

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A Veteran Voice Over Artist Takes the Advice of a Demanding Client Quite Literally in ‘The Lion’

Filmmaker Sam Buchanan and producer Camila Carlow Buchanan (previously) have created “The Lion” a very humorous, but not unrealistic short film about a veteran voice over artist doing his job. All was going well, until a trio of clueless but demanding clients offered advice. The artist tried to implement their …

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Sony a7R III Review: An Exceptionally Well-Rounded Camera

Taken at sunset on Sedona’s Bell Rock Trail looking northeast, this image illustrates several features of the a7R III for landscape work. It’s shot handheld, taking advantage of the camera’s five-axis image stabilization, which provides up to 5.5 stops of correction. At ISO 12,800, the image does exhibit some noise, …

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Photo Of The Day By John Hoskin

Photo By John Hoskin Today’s Photo Of The Day is “American Landscape” by John Hoskin. Location: Glacier National Park, Montana. “Icons of the Western U.S. once endangered, truly a landscape that has made a remarkable recovery,” says Hoskin. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP …

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Random Bits Of Photo Education    

In regard to learning, repetition is key. The more you perform an action, the less you have to think about it each time it’s conducted. Hence the theme for this tip. I deliberately chose three common topics with the intent of embedding the concepts into your workflow. If you’re new …