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Microsoft Paid ‘Bliss’ Photog $100K+ and ‘Autumn’ Photog $45


The iconic default Microsoft XP wallpaper “Bliss” is considered to be the most-viewed photo of all time. While Microsoft paid the photographer behind that photo over $100,000 for the usage, a different photographer who shot the well-known “Autumn” wallpaper earned just $45. Charles O’Rear is the American photographer who’s best ...

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A Review of the $9,000 Medium Format Hasselblad X1D by Kai Wong


The $9,000 Hasselblad X1D medium format mirrorless camera contains the best performing sensor in the world, at least according to the folks over at DxOMark. Kai Wong just released this informative and lighthearted 8-minute review of this monster camera. After unboxing the beast, Wong took the camera out to Durdle ...

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