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Do We Live in a Time of Narcissism

Christa Dowling | Posted 11.29.2014 | Healthy Living
Christa Dowling

We live in a time of abundance, have an endless choice of smartphone cameras for selfies... now even provided with selfie-sticks. People wandering through the great spaces we know from history or travels yet often are totally unaware nor paying attention to these great visions.

Kids Attempt To Use Film Cameras, Have No Idea What's Going On

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 11.10.2014 | Technology

Who's ready for an "old-time selfie"? In the latest Kids React episode, comedy duo The Fine Bros. present a group of kids with point-and-shoot came...

Portraits of Sunbathers as You've Never Seen Them Before

Julie Grahame | Posted 08.13.2014 | Arts
Julie Grahame

It's hard at first to work out what is going on in these images. The subjects have surrendered to their environment and must have no pretensions of privacy; they look as if they are sunbathing in the dark.

Google's Glass Explorer Program Was A Social Experiment That Backfired

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 11.28.2014 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

Google Glass was introduced without a clear explanation of what it was supposed to be used for. When promotional videos started to show people going a...

The Best Time Of Year To Buy Cameras, From Lauren Greutman (VIDEO)

Posted 04.24.2014 | MarloThomas

Frugal living expert Lauren Greutman had a special insider savings tip to share with us about buying cameras. “February is a great time to buy c...

32 Heart-Stopping Moments You Can Only Experience Thanks To A Camera

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.14.2014 | Arts

In today's smartphone-, selfie- and celebrity-obsessed culture, people take some unremarkable photos. This story is about the opposite of those.

Senators Push To Put Cameras On Tracks, Engineers After Train Derailment

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK (AP) — A week after four people died in a New York commuter train derailment, two federal lawmakers proposed Sunday that trains nationwide ...

Top Five Gifts for the New and Seasoned Momtographer

Jamie Davis Smith | Posted 01.25.2014 | Parents
Jamie Davis Smith

If you a have a Momtographer in your life chances are she is hoping for a photography-related gift this holiday season to help her capture family moments. Whether the snapper in your life is a tender footed hobbyist or a more seasoned shooter these gift suggestions, in a range of budgets, will help her get better photos.

7 Compact Digital Cameras | Posted 12.30.2013 | Travel

If you're not a serious photographer, odds are your smartphone has taken the place of a traditional camera. But when you're on vacation, the rules are different.

This Video WIll Suck You Into A Limitless Vortex

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.01.2013 | New York

Filmmaker Paul Trillo took 41 photos of 41 New York City blocks between the hours of 3 a.m. and 7 a.m. and strung them together in this hypnotizing vi...

Who Do You Trust?

Jim Moore | Posted 11.20.2013 | Media
Jim Moore

Who do we trust? Who can we trust? In a world where the NSA and Homeland Security probably know what I'm wearing as I'm typing this article, we are awash in information, but bereft of knowledge and integrity; flooded with stories, but left to die in a drought of truth.

The Faithful Shopper: Your European Jaunt

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 11.12.2013 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With beach weather probably over, it's time to think about our fall vacations and business trips - and for me, that always means Europe! Get ready to ...

Watching the Police: Will Two-Way Surveillance Reduce Crime and Increase Accountability?

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 08.05.2013 | Crime
Tarun Wadhwa

Trust is difficult to restore and maintain for a reason, and public safety can only be achieved through faithful cooperation between the police and the communities they protect.

Three Ways to Monitor Your Home With Your IPad

Drew Hendricks | Posted 07.15.2013 | Technology
Drew Hendricks

Home security is always on people's minds, whether they are homeowners, renters, live in the city or out in a rural town -- everyone wants their home to be safe.

Sony Alpha NEX-6 Almost the Top of the Heap

Gary M. Kaye | Posted 06.22.2013 | Technology
Gary M. Kaye

Sony lists the NEX-6 with an 16-50mm kit lens for $900. We've been able to find it online for $875. If you're willing to get the body without the lens, you'll find it online for as little as $748. In comparison, the higher end NEX-7 costs $1000 from Sony without any lens.

Your Most Complicated Traveling Relationship

Daniel Kronovet | Posted 06.03.2013 | Travel
Daniel Kronovet

I realized also that I wasn't alone in my co-dependency. Everywhere I went, I saw travelers with massive cameras dangling around their necks, snapping photo after photo after photo, seemingly disengaged from the very experiences they were obsessed with remembering.

Five Questions Every Mom Should Ask Before Buying a New Camera

Beryl Ayn Young | Posted 05.12.2013 | Parents
Beryl Ayn Young

For a Momtographer, choosing a camera brand is truly a matter of personal taste and personal preference. Both of these brands (Canon and Nikon) get the job done, it's just the small differences in buttons and menu settings that make each brand unique.

Shake Your Instagram Like a Polaroid Picture

Tom Falco | Posted 03.11.2013 | Miami
Tom Falco

The Polaroid company, back from its second bankruptcy, has an interesting concept store in the works. It's called, Fotobar and it's a sleek type store...

The Most Instagrammed Places 2012

Posted 01.02.2013 | Travel

Instagram has hit the road. The wildly popular photo sharing app has become the de facto vacation camera for users around the world, according to n...

Jason Gilbert

7 Stunning Images That Redefined Picture-Taking In 2012 | Jason Gilbert | Posted 12.14.2012 | Technology

I would sum the the year in personal photography like this: 2012 was a good year to photograph your dog; and given the advances and emerging technolog...

The Next Privacy Battle: Cameras That Judge Your Every Move

Tarun Wadhwa | Posted 11.14.2012 | Technology
Tarun Wadhwa

High-tech security measures might have been expected at large politically charged gatherings. But cameras capable of real-time, sophisticated data mining are starting to appear everywhere.

When to Use Your Smartphone Camera and When to Use Your Digital Camera

Women & Co | Posted 11.04.2012 | Technology
Women & Co

Have you ever wondered when you can simply use a smartphone to take a picture, and when you should use a proper camera?

Prized Possession Found After Three Years

AP | Posted 08.06.2012 | Money

HORICON, N.Y. -- A camera lost in a creek in New York's Adirondacks for three years is being returned thanks to clever detective work by a Vermont man...

Student-Journalists Release Issue 42 of the Valencia Bay-farer

826 Valencia | Posted 07.31.2012 | San Francisco
826 Valencia

The Valencia Bay-farer is 826 Valencia's only in-house newspaper written for students by students. We hope you enjoy these articles.

How to Photograph Food Without a Fancy Camera

Small Kitchen College | Posted 07.23.2012 | Home
Small Kitchen College

You can literally end up writing a book about the food, but it's the pictures that are truly worth a thousand words. It's the best way to capture the experience of making and enjoying the final product.