Site of triple slaying near Port Angeles was known as ‘crash pad’ and trouble spot, police say

The calls to authorities involved a range of disturbances from found property to lost animals, runaway teens to violations of court orders.
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Photographer's secret weapon: how to make your pics standout

When you see the work of great photographers, you possibly wonder how do they manage to do it. What magic is enabling them to create these masterpieces? You might think that success lies in having the right gear, professional models, enough money to travel around the world, and of course talent. But the truth is that behind every great photographer is a huge amount of passion, hundreds of hours of practice, and some simple secrets. So obviously, it's not about expensive gear (some photographer...
Tags: Art, Photography, Design, Annie Leibovitz, Albert Watson, Henri Cartier Bresson, LUMINAR, CHANNEL-DIGITAL-ART, OTHER-DIGITAL-ART

Iran Extends Social Media Crackdown With Move To Bar Instagram

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Bloomberg: Authorities in Iran are preparing to block access to Instagram, extending their crackdown on social media to the only major platform still freely available. The National Cyberspace Council approved steps toward blocking the service, Javad Javidnia, deputy for cyberspace affairs at the public prosecutor's office, was cited as saying by the semi-official Donya-e Eqtesad newspaper. Instagram would join Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Telegram in be...
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Fresh’s Latest Night Cream Gave Me the Dewy Skin I Thought Only Existed on Instagram

Glass skin, "dewiness" - it's all semantics. You choose whatever you want to call the hypershiny, impossibly soft-looking complexions that are taking over your Instagram feed. For some, the look takes a multi-step makeup routine. For me, the secret is in this one jar. The Fresh Lotus Youth Preserve Dream Night Cream ($48) is a moisturizer that the brand has prescribed for bedtime, which is why I first tried it. When I slathered it on, I noticed its light citrus scent, which reminded me of fres...
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I’m not a fan of resolutions, but every year for over a decade, I try to pick a word of the year — what a friend of mine calls her Big Word — to help guide me for the following 12 months. Resolutions leave me cold (since I always feel somewhat defeated if I’m unable to keep them); however, a Big Word acts more as a guiding principle for my year. If somehow I veer off course, my Big Word helps remind me to stay the course....
Tags: Photography, United States, Big Plans, Ray, Asha, Ali Edwards

Scheveningen Water Tower

The water tower in Scheveningen is located in the dunes near Scheveningen, near the Pompstationsweg, in the Oostduinen district. The tower has the state monument status. The water tower was designed by architects L. A. Brouwer and Thy. Bar in neoclassical style and built in 1874 by The Hague Dune Water Company (now called Dunea). Due to its two reservoirs of 1000 and 1200 m³ respectively, this tower can store the most water from Zuid-Holland. It was built because one started winning water in t...
Tags: Photos, Hotels, Netherlands, The Hague, Brouwer, Scheveningen, Photo of the Day, Zuid Holland, Scheveningen Water Tower, Pompstationsweg, Oostduinen, The Hague Dune Water Company, Dunea, Via Dutch Wikipedia

Best telephoto prime and zoom lenses for Nikon and Canon

Telephoto lenses cover a broad range of focal lengths and photographic disciplines. From portraits to sports to wildlife, a good telephoto lens can make your photos pop. Here are some of favorite models. The post Best telephoto prime and zoom lenses for Nikon and Canon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nikon, Canon, Lenses, Telephoto Lens

Tweets and Photos: Man Utd players react to beating Newcastle

Manchester United made it four win from four games under caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer with a 0-2 win over Newcastle United at St... Click the headline to read the full story.
Tags: Photos, Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Newcastle United, Newcastle, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Steelers' Antonio Brown calls former teammate Ryan Clark an 'Uncle Tom' on Instagram

Embattled Steelers receiver Antonio Brown responded to criticism from ex-teammate Ryan Clark by calling Clark an 'Uncle Tom' on Instagram.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Instagram, Steelers, Usa Today, Tom, Antonio Brown, Clark, Ryan Clark

This Is How To Download Photos From Instagram

We're two days into 2019, which means New Year's resolution posts, OOTD roundups, year-in-review highlight reels, and January #newyearnewyou to-do lists have taken over our Instagram feeds in full force. So if as you scroll, you want to save some of the best posts for a little 2k19 inspo — from haircut goals to travel destinations to Marie Kondo-level organization — here's how to do it.Instagram already lets you save photos to an easily in-app accessible folder — just hit the bookmark button in...
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Litra launches the LitraTorch 2.0 comes double the LEDs, improved CRI, waterproofing and battery life

Litra has announced the newest addition to their mobile “action lights” range; the LitraTorch 2.0. The new light brings double number of LEDs up from 8 on the original LitraTorch to 16 in 2.0. Litra says they’ve also made improvements to the CRI (which was already very good), and the LED optics. It’s not much of […] The post Litra launches the LitraTorch 2.0 comes double the LEDs, improved CRI, waterproofing and battery life appeared first on DIY Photography.
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Polar Bear Tries to Break Into Wildlife Photographer’s Pod Like a Kinder Egg and It’s All on Video

Wildlife photography has a way of “putting you right there” that makes some of us appreciative of the art but also wary of its dangers. And in today’s extra large helping of “Thanks, but no thanks,” a BBC wildlife video captured a polar bear trying to break open the journalist’s pod in order to eat him alive for better lack of a description. Image via Pixabay from BBC filmmaker Gordon Buchanan was filming polar bears in Canada back in 2013 when the incident happened. Though it is a...
Tags: Photography, News, Bbc, Canada, Buchanan, Gordon, Pixabay, Pexels, Gordon Buchanan

How I Research My Solo Travel Destinations

Posted: 1/2/2019 | January 2nd, 2019 Kristin Addis from Be My Travel Muse writes our regular column on solo female travel. It’s an important topic I can’t adequately cover, so I brought in an expert to share her advice for other women travelers to help cover the topics important and specific to them! In this month’s article, she shows you how she researches and plans her trips! What’s the best way to go about researching your next trip when all of the decisions will fall to you as a solo travel...
Tags: Travel, Google, Facebook, Europe, Japan, Pinterest, Instagram, Bali, Indonesia, California, China, India, SIM, Thailand, South Africa, Antarctica

New leaked A7000 specs and photos show a 32MP camera that shoots 10-Bit 4K 60fps video

While announcement date rumours aren’t always that reliable, the spec sheets often are, especially as we get closer to (or past) those expected announcement dates. Sony Rumors just posted a new list of specs along with some photos they discovered through Weibo for the new Sony A7000, which will be announced either during CES next week, […] The post New leaked A7000 specs and photos show a 32MP camera that shoots 10-Bit 4K 60fps video appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Gear, Sony, Rumor, Weibo, Rumour, Mirrorless Camera, Sony Mirrorless, CES 2019, Sony A7000, Sony Rumors

Company Shuttered After Stealing Photographer’s Picture

You know what’s not a good idea? Stealing someone else’s photography. Image via Wendy Wei from But do you know what can really make your problems a whole lot worse? Not only stealing someone else’s photograph but using that picture, on the Internet, to make money selling a product – or at least give the impression that you are doing so. That’s pretty much what happened here and that in and of itself doesn’t make this story interesting. What does make it interesting is how tone deaf...
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More super gay ‘Bird Box’ memes to help get you through the week

Everyone’s still talking about "Bird Box."
Tags: Instagram, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Netflix, Memes, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Bird Box

The Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers Continued to Pace NBA Teams on Social

West Coast bias reigned when it came to National Basketball Association teams on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in December. Social marketing firm Unmetric found that the Golden State Warriors led NBA clubs in Facebook and Instagram likes last month, as well as Instagram comments. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers topped Twitter in likes and had...
Tags: Facebook, Instagram, Advertising, Nba, National Basketball Association, West Coast, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, Unmetric, Facebook Twitter and Instagram, Social Pro Daily, Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers

Iran bans Instagram - where the president has 2 million followers

Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani is a major presence on Instagram, where his verified account regularly sends out posts to an audience of more than 2 million followers. But Rouhani’s account will no longer be officially allowed in the country after authorities in Iran announced plans to ban the photo sharing app, citing national security concerns. Iran’s National Cyberspace Council has approved steps to block Instagram, according to local reports, following crackdowns on other social media apps. ...
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Arsenal lodge 16 million Euro bid for Real Madrid’s Keylor Navas – Sport

As per a report from Spanish outlet Sport, Arsenal have submitted an offer to Real Madrid for goalkeeper Keylor Navas. Real stint 32-year-old shot-stopper Navas has been plying his trade at the Santiago Bernabeu since 2014. After initially struggling for game-time during his debut campaign in the Spanish capital, the departure of long-time Blancos’ no.1 Iker Casillas in the summer of 2015 saw Navas handed first-choice duties between the posts the following season. And the Costa Rican grasped h...
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Tiffany Haddish Responds To Being Boo’d Offstage During New Year’s Eve Concert… (VIDEO)

Tiffany Haddish is facing tough criticism in 2019 and we’re only 2 days in! The rising comedian/actress started the year out on a bad note in Miami as disgruntled fans walked out of her New Year’s show. Many complained that Haddish was totally inebriated and appeared to have forgotten her jokes. Details + video below… (more…) Related Posts Tiffany Haddish Spills MORE Beyonce Tea! Says An Actress Bit Queen B At A Party…Girl Fight! Rah Ali Explains Why She Attacked Sky from Black Ink ...
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Reader Photo of the Year: Kevin Cass, fly-fisherman, honed his craft on the slopes

Kevin Cass shot a stunning self-portrait standing in the Snoqualmie River. Here's how he got there.
Tags: Travel, Outdoors, Photography, News, Life, Snoqualmie River, Photo & Video, Kevin Cass

Should You Be Googling Yourself?

In 2004, after being shot by an unknown assailant, one Australian man encountered some disturbing information from Google search results. Revealed in image searches and even filled in by Google’s autocomplete searches was his own name, linked with the names of local criminals, mobsters to be exact. This false information nearly cost him his very life. Yet, it was still plastered over the front page of Google search results begging the question – if it’s on Google, does it even matter if it’s tru...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Technology, Instagram, Lifehacks, Gen Zers, SocialCatfish

Quick Take: How Less Editing Leads To Better Photography

All photographers spend time editing their photos — it comes with the territory of image-making. If you allow it, however, editing can be a rabbit hole that, when you emerge from it, drains you of the ability to differentiate a good photo from a bad one. Getting It Right In Camera Vs. Post-Production All the incredible advancements in photo editing software have served to instil in some photographers the mindset that they’ll just fix any and all mistakes in post. From uneven horizons to exp...
Tags: Photography, Opinion, Better Photography, Alexander Dummer, Pexels Shoot

What You Can Expect from ME in 2019

I’ve been waiting for 2019 with wide, open arms! I’ve been ready for her to start because I really love the idea of a New Year – 365 new chances and new beginnings to new EVERYTHING! 2018 wasn’t a bad year by any means… there were definitely some struggles, but the good absolutely outweighed the bad. 2018 brought some really BIG things into my life… a full year in our new home and our new town, Victoria starting Kindergarten, Permission to Hustle Retreat coming to fruition, working with my fami...
Tags: Instagram, Parenting, Personal, Victoria, New Year, Audrey, 2019, MomGenerations, YouTube Lights Camera Action Video, Audrey Vera

A new app lets you track the most popular colors in your Instagram photos in one beautiful, minimalist chart (FB)

A web app called Year of Colour combs through Instagram photos to find the most vibrant colors reflected in top posts.  App creator Stef Lewandowski told The Verge he was inspired to create it by his wife, Emily Quinton, who runs the company Makelight, which helps Instagrammers make their profiles pop.  Year of Colour creates a color scheme based on six to nine of the most prominent pigments in each of your posts, while also identifying what colors were most liked by followers.  Year of Colou...
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Pretty Little Liars Actor Shay Mitchell Reveals She Had A Miscarriage In 2018

Shay Mitchell has opened up about experiencing a miscarriage in 2018 and has thanked her fans for their continued love and support. The Pretty Little Liars actor took to Instagram to shed some light on the “hardships” she experienced last year, revealing that she felt compelled to tell her followers that not everything in life is as perfect as it seems on social-media. Getty When sharing her highlights of the year, the 31-year-old posted a heartbreaking image of a sonogram alongsi...
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Mystery Solved - We Now Know What Justin Bieber's Face Tattoo Actually Says

Although Justin Bieber isn't scared of a little (or a lot) of ink, but we didn't see his most recent face tattoo he got with Hailey Bieber coming. Bieber got this particular (and strategically placed) ink back in July, but it was unclear what the tattoo actually said, until now. The 24-year-old was seen on celebrity tattoo artist Jon Boy's Instagram, showing off the prominent ink properly for the first time. The photo revealed that the tiny word tattoo is just above Bieber's right eyebrow, and ...
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How Gen Z Uses Word of Mouth [11 Statistics]

Gen Z (ages 13 to 22, as of 2018) is the first truly wired generation. Constant connectivity to their friends and a multitude of information sources give this demographic group an extraordinary array of options when making choices. Word of mouth is a key driver of buying among all generations. In fact, 50% of all Americans say they would choose word of mouth if they had to pick just one source of purchase information. However, research reports from our team at Convince & Convert Consulting and ...
Tags: Twitter, Instagram, Seo, Boomers, Center for Generational Kinetics, Word of Mouth, Generational Kinetics, Social Media Consulting

Wordless Wednesday: Fresh and New

New year, new wallpaper? Kick off 2019 by refreshing your desktop wardrobe. Click on any of the photos above to download the full size image. Save and enjoy it as your desktop wallpaper by right click the larger version, select “Set as Desktop Background,” and choose the “Stretch” option to best fit to your screen.
Tags: Photos, Outdoors, Photography, Free, Wallpaper, Nature, Baking, Freebie

Single Again! Toni Braxton & Birdman Break Up For The New Year…

Welp… it appears that there will some fresh starts in the year 2019 as at least one high profile has called it quits. Singer Toni Braxton shocked fans back in 2017 when she first confirmed rumors that she and Cash Money CEO Bryan ‘Birdman’ Williams were an item (click HERE if you missed that). After reportedly setting a deadline for a 2019 wedding, it seems Braxton & Birdman have decided to part ways. Details below… (more…) Related Posts Boo’d Up: Birdman & Toni Braxton Spotted in New Or...
Tags: Featured, Celebrities, News, Instagram, Relationships, Atlanta, New Orleans, Birdman, Toni Braxton, Welp, Bryan Birdman Williams, Atlanta Gossip, Love and Relationships, Braxton Birdman

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