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Couple Stole $1.2M Worth of Cameras and Electronics from Amazon

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An Indiana couple has admitted to stealing over $1.2 million worth of cameras and other electronics from Amazon. The US Department of Justice announced today that husband and wife Erin Joseph Finan, 38, and Leah Jeanette Finan, 37, pleaded guilty to mail fraud and money laundering in the U.S. District ...

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Make Difficult Selections Using Alpha Channels in Photoshop

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In this 12-minute tutorial by PiXimperfect, learn how to use alpha channels in Photoshop to make “insanely difficult” selections. An example situation for which you may need to employ this technique could be selecting pieces of the sky from behind a tree on the horizon. Photoshop’s Channels allow you to ...

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10 Macro Photo Tips for Beginners

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In this article, I’ll be sharing 10 macro photography tips for beginners who are just starting out in the genre. #1. Lens There are several good lens options for macro photography. You could use extension tubes combined with a normal lens, which gives you some magnification. Or even better, you ...

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Woman Says Viral Boudoir Photo Shoot Got Her Fired

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A plus-size Texas woman says she was fired from her job last week after a steamy “body-positive” boudoir photo shoot she did went viral online. The woman named Stephanie (who prefers that her last name not be used) had responded with her new fiancé to an open call for boudoir ...

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Looking Through the Viewfinder of a Hasselblad XPan

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The XPan was the first Hasselblad camera to 35mm film and was able to shoot ultra-wide panorama negatives. Photographer Jordan Lockhart decided to mount an action camera to his XPan to capture what it’s like to frame the world and shoot with this unique camera. “It took us a while ...

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GoPro HERO6 vs. HERO5: Should You Upgrade?

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The GoPro HERO6 is finally here and many of you are probably wondering if it’s worth the upgrade or not. In this 13-minute video, the Canadian camera store Vistek compared the HERO6 with the HERO5 and came up with some startling results. First, the stabilization. The comparisons between the two cameras showed ...

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