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The Touching Beauty of Mothhood Around the World Five years ago, the intrepid Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc has been traveling to over 50 countries, engaging in a multi-year project to present the world’s women in one, massive photographic ... May. 11, 2018
Sharp's new AQUOS R2 smartphone comes with a dedicated video camera Sharp probably isn't the first brand that springs to mind when thinking about high-end smartphones, but over the years the Japanese manufacturer has released a few quirky devices. The newly announced AQUOS R2 falls squarely into that category, being the only smartphone—as far as we are aware—that comes with a dedicated video camera. May. 09, 2018
Genghis Khan Mongol leader Genghis Khan (1162-1227) rose from humble beginnings to establish the largest land empire in history. After uniting the nomadic tribes of the Mongolian plateau, he conquered huge chunks of central Asia... May. 07, 2018
Sony's updated 3D Creator app can use your smartphone's front camera to scan your face Sony's 3D Creator app with its 3D-face-scanning function was first introduced with the Xperia XZ1 and XZ1 Compact last year. Now the Japanese manufacturer is rolling out the update to version 2 of the app. Apr. 23, 2018
The Xperia XZ2 Premium is Sony's first dual camera smartphone, can shoot ISO 51200! Most high-end smartphones these days come equipped with dual-cameras and in many cases the cameras are built around Sony image sensors. An yet, Sony's own Xperia range had no dual-camera models to speak of... until now. At the Mobile World Congress, the Japanese manufacturer displayed a demo model of a high-sensitivity dual-camera setup, and this technology will soon be available in a production model announced today: the Sony Xperia XZ Premium. Apr. 17, 2018
The Dry Guillotine: What the Previous 'Prison of Prison' Island Looks Like Now "The silent", "The man-eater" or even "The dry guillotine"; there has been many adjectives to describe how tough was the conditions of living that the worst prisoners had to face when there ... Apr. 13, 2018
Best bowl foods from around the world At its heart, the bowl food is all about comfort, whether it’s a refreshing serving of poke on the sun-drenched Hawaiian coast, a hangover-busting bowl of pho in Vietnam or a reviving Welsh stew t warm the cockles. Mar. 27, 2018
Tokyo in spring: best things to see and do Like everywhere in Japan, spring in Tokyo means sakura (cherry) blossoms. This is an obvious reason to visit, but by no means the only one. There are also traditional festivals, sumo, seasonal delicacies and a whole lot more in bloom in the city's parks and gardens. Mar. 13, 2018
Achievements of Bangladesh Photojournalism K. M. Asad Jury Member 2017, Republican prize QAZPHOTO Awards (Kazakhstan) 2017, VOUBS International Photography Awards (Bulgaria) 2016, Republican prize QAZPHOTO Awards (Kazakhstan) ... Mar. 01, 2018
Photographer Nataliya Andrianova's Awards, Exhibitions and Projects 2018 - Special Exhibition "Director's Choice Series" as a part of London Photo Festival choice, within the framework of festival photo18 Zurich (Switzerland, Zurich, Halle 622, Oerlikon ... Feb. 28, 2018
Enthusiastic Athletes Competing in Snowy Towns: Old Photos of Winter Olympics in the Last Century As the 2018 Winter Games will kick off tonight in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the highly anticipated Winter Games is around the corner. People from all around the world will look on as more than 2,000 athletes ... Feb. 09, 2018
Three sensational seafood spots around the world Archeological records suggest that humans have been preparing and eating seafood for at least 165,000 years, and it’s safe to say we’ve gotten pretty good at it. Some of the world’s greatest delicacies come from our planet’s oceans, lakes, and rivers, from elegant slices of sashimi in Japan to meaty lobster rolls in Maine. Jan. 15, 2018
Sony Xperia XA2 and XA 2 Ultra put high-end camera tech in mid-range phones Most mobile manufacturers tend to unveil new flagship smartphones at or around MWC in February or IFA in September, but occasionally interesting mid-rangers pop up at CES as well. That's the case with the Sony Xperia XA2 and XA2 Ultra devices, which were just launched this morning at the Las Vegas show. Jan. 12, 2018
History of Lisu Ethnic According to historical records and folk legend, the forbears of the Lisu people lived along the banks of the Jinsha River and were once ruled by "Wudeng" and "Lianglin," two powerful tribes. After the 12th century... Jan. 12, 2018
Six Years Endeavors to Build Miniature World Everyday One creative idea a day is not an easy thing for individuals, so as one magnificent picture a day for photographers. So how can you imagine there is a photographer having build numbers of miniature worlds since April 2011 everyday ... Dec. 29, 2017
Graceful Hoi An Graceful, historic Hoi An is Vietnam’s most atmospheric and delightful town. Once a major port, it boasts the grand architecture and beguiling riverside setting that befits its heritage, and the 21st-century curses of traffic and pollution are almost entirely absent. Dec. 22, 2017
Traveling in the Desert—Tottori Sand Dunes It is a breathtaking, beautiful natural land formation, created by sand and winds over the last 100,000 years. The Tottori Sand Dunes, located in the east of Tottori Prefecture, are the largest sand hills in Japan. Nov. 28, 2017
A Quiet Land in the Bustling World Kyoto is an old Japanese city with quiet temples, sublime gardens, colorful shrines and geisha scurrying to secret liaisons. Nov. 09, 2017
Market report provides interesting insights into camera module industry Market research & strategy consulting company Yole Développement has just released its "Camera Module Industry Market and Technology Trends 2017" report, and the document includes a number of interesting findings and forecasts that photographers, specially those interested in smartphone photography, should pay attention to. Nov. 07, 2017
RPS “Hidden World” Winners 2017 ​This year's photography competition theme was The Hidden World. The Society would like to congratulate the winners and shortlisted photographers, who were celebrated at the Biology Week annual award ceremony. Oct. 25, 2017
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