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Alien Attack Ends Up Being NASA Research

A recent study by NASA in Norway resulted in some alien skies – and really cool photos. Of course, not everyone was aware of what was going on so the sudden appearance of strange things up... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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Satanic Temple gets tax-exempt church status from IRS

Gustave Dore's 1866 engraving of Satan falling from Heaven for John Milton's "Paradise Lost." (Wikimedia Commons photo) Tax-exempt organizations became a landmine for the Internal Revenue Service in 2013. In May of that year, a Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration report determined that the agency had used questionable tactics in reviewing applications by self-described social welfare organizations seeking the favorable 501(c)(4) tax-exempt status. You may remember it as the ...
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The GoPro Hero7 Black action cam gets over $100 knocked off its price

The GoPro Hero7 Black is the best action camera yet, and it’s on sale right now on Rakuten for a deep discount until the end of the month. Read on to find out why we love it so much and how you can save big. The post The GoPro Hero7 Black action cam gets over $100 knocked off its price appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Outdoors, Photography, Trends, Gopro, Rakuten, Action Cameras, GoPro HERO7 Black, 4K action cam


Everything You Need to Re-Create Sabrina Dhowre's Gorgeous, Glowy Wedding Makeup

Sabrina Dhowre's glowy wedding makeup can be summed up in one word: gorgeous. The 29-year-old model tied the knot with actor Idris Elba in Morocco on April 26, and she relied on Charlotte Tilbury products to get her stunning glow. While Dhowre and Elba kept much of their wedding under wraps, Tilbury gave beauty fans a peek into the exact products she used on the bride. According to Tilbury's Instagram post, she started Dhowre's bridal makeup with a bit of her Magic Cream ($64) in conjunction wi...
Tags: Makeup, Instagram, Beauty, Morocco, Wedding, James Bond, Idris Elba, Elba, Brooke, Charlotte Tilbury, Tilbury, Celebrity Beauty, Magic Cream, Wedding Beauty, Magic Eye Rescue Cream, Sabrina Dhowre


Instagram’s Shadow Ban On Vaguely ‘Inappropriate’ Content Is Plainly Sexist

The platform’s new policy will disproportionately affect women and sex workers.
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The detox drink Victoria Beckham swears by (and it gives her radiant skin!)

What did we ever do before watching Victoria Beckham's Instagram stories? How did we...
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A Week In North Carolina, On A $248,800 Income

Welcome to Money Diaries , where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they spend their hard-earned money during a seven-day period — and we're tracking every last dollar.Calling all entrepreneurs: We want to hear from you! If you’re a freelancer or self-employed, we’d love to feature your Money Diary. Submit here.Travel Diaries: We're looking to get the inside scoop on when, where, and how our peers are using their vacation...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Fashion, Music, New York, Instagram, Jimmy Fallon, UPS, Dave, NARS, Nba, Beverly Hills, Npr, Dyson, North Carolina, Jay Cutler


Goldman Sachs's David Solomon says he joined Instagram because his “a lot funnier” predecessor had already claimed Twitter

Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon said he joined Instagram because his precedes sor, Lloyd Blankfein, was already a big user of Twitter. Solomon spoke to a crowd at the Milken Institute Conference in Beverly Hills on Monday. David Solomon has an interesting explanation for why he joined Instagram. "My predecessor Lloyd was a big user of Twitter and he's a lot funnier than I am," Solomon, the CEO of Goldman Sachs, said in response to a question about why he joined the social media platform ...
Tags: Google, Instagram, Wall Street, US, Trends, Netflix, Paris, Beverly Hills, Goldman Sachs, Donald Trump, Goldman, Lloyd Blankfein, Trump, Lloyd, Milken Institute, Solomon


Has Coachella Lost It's Cool? Instagram Has The Answer

Has Coachella lost its cool? Burning Man is now the most Instagramed festival in the world, beating out Coachella for the top spot. An Instagram user at Burning Man will post an 24 times over the course of the event, compared to 21 times at Coachella. The Burning Man stat is particualrly impressive since about 80,000 people or almost 20% fewer attend the gathering vs. Coachella at 99,000. More Instagram fest stat highlights: Festival-goers are posting 5 times more at summer m...
Tags: Music, Instagram, US, Coachella, Bruce Houghton


On the Quickness of the G9

Our friend Carl Weese was discussing the Panasonic G9 (now $1,199) with an online group of photographer friends when the topic of the quickness of the G9 came up. The G9 is almost eerily responsive, in a variety of ways. But one of its most distinctive features is the hair-trigger shutter release—it's incredibly light and easy to trip, which has been difficult to get used to for me. But Carl, who is a trained marksman, had a tip: "I just figured out another thing this afternoon on a two-hour pho...
Tags: Photography, New, Cameras, Fuji, Michael Johnston, Mike, Michael C Johnston, Carl, Carl Weese, Panasonic G9


Canon vs. Nikon: Everything you need to know about the camera heavyweights

Canon and Nikon are often the first brands that come to mind when someone is considering a new camera. But is one better than the other? Here's how the brands stack up in quality, innovation, design, and more. The post Canon vs. Nikon: Everything you need to know about the camera heavyweights appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Nikon, Dslr, Mirrorless, Canon


‘Game of Thrones’: The Best Celeb Reactions to Last Night’s Epic Battle

As the white walkers descended upon Winterfell, celebrities similarly stormed Twitter and Instagram in droves to comment on the action packed third episode of “Game of Thrones” season eight. Here’s a few of the best “GOT” star reactions. Joe Jonas Jonas feted the Arya actress as the greatest of all time with the goat emoji. […]
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Five filmmaking tricks and techniques that you need to learn

Everybody’s always looking for tips, tricks and shortcuts to make their lives easier. Whether it’s photoshop, filmmaking, or just about any part of our lives. With filmmaking, especially, there are a lot of different things to learn and experiment with. So videos like this one from the folks at Film Riot are always welcome. In […] The post Five filmmaking tricks and techniques that you need to learn appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Tutorials, Filmmaking, Visual Effects, Special Effects, Ryan Connolly, Film Riot


Marketers want more details about how Facebook’s move to encryption will impact ads

Facebook's annual F8 developer conference will kick off this week in San Jose, California, and is likely to focus on the social network's plan to move towards privacy and encryption. Marketers said it's unclear how the model will work with Facebook's ad business. Facebook is expected to play up WhatsApp and Messenger, but advertisers have concerns about running ads in private messaging apps. They're also looking for more details about Instagram and its success with Stories. Visit BusinessInsid...
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‘There’s almost a hedging against advertising’: Marketers want more details about how Facebook’s move to encryption will impact ads

Facebook's annual F8 developer conference will kick off this week in San Jose, California, and is likely to focus on the social network's plan to move towards privacy and encryption. Marketers said it's unclear how the model will work with Facebook's ad business. Facebook is expected to play up WhatsApp and Messenger, but advertisers have concerns about running ads in private messaging apps. They're also looking for more details about Instagram and its success with Stories. Visit BusinessInsid...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, New York, Instagram, Trends, Nielsen, Omd, San Jose California, Facebook Google, Instagram Instagram, Manas, Instagram Stories, Instagram IGTV, IGTV, George Manas


Facebook's 2019 first-quarter earnings call (FB)

Editor's note: The following is a transcript from Facebook's first-quarter earnings call. The translation was provided by Facebook.   Operator Good afternoon. My name is Mike and I will be your conference operator today. At this time I would like to welcome everyone to the Facebook first quarter 2019 Earnings Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers' remarks, there will be a question and answer session. If you would like to ask a question dur...
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Josh Rosen: 'My heart really didn't believe' Cardinals would take Murray until it happened

While some NFL media and insiders have done what they could to tear down Josh Rosen in recent days, Rosen has seemingly stayed above the fray. As former NFL receiver Steve Smith went on an over-the-top rant about Rosen for unfollowing the Cardinals' all Kyler, all the time Instagram feed and fellow NFL Network analyst Charley Casserly kept up his constant criticism of Rosen, the 22-year-old was largely quiet.
Tags: News, Instagram, NFL, Arizona Cardinals, NFL Network, Steve Smith, Murray, Cardinals, Rosen, Josh Rosen, Kyler, Charley Casserly


Australian election quiz 2019: how much do you remember of this forgettable campaign?

Did you listen to Barnaby Joyce’s laboured interview – or Turnbull turning up on a reality TV show? Test your knowledge hereAccording to Captain GetUp – the confusing, supposedly-satirical parody of GetUp, founded by rightwing group Advance Australia – who is Captain GetUp’s biological father?Richard Di NataleAdam BandtBill ShortenKevin RuddWhat did a voter in Strathfield say to Scott Morrison when he greeted her with “Ni hao” on the first weekend of the campaign?“Goodbye!”“Sorry, I don't unders...
Tags: Instagram, Labor, Australia news, Tony Abbott, Australian politics, Adelaide, Bill Shorten, Labor party, Liberal party, Nolan, Scott Morrison, Liberal, Malcolm Turnbull, John Howard, Barnaby Joyce, Daily Telegraph


A Dakar-Inspired Royal Enfield Himalayan from Fuel

It’s almost time for Fuel Bespoke Motorcycles to kick off their eighth annual Scram Africa expedition. It’s a 4,000 km dirt tour that happens in North Africa, specifically for classics and modern classics. So it’s also a great excuse to build a new custom bike. The Spanish shop has just buttoned up this retro-fabulous scrambler, and it suits the Scram ethos perfectly. It’s based on a 2018 Royal Enfield Himalayan, chosen for its simplicity and relatively compact proportions. The Himalayan’s...
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16 Rules for Effective Decision-Making

WHERE WE GO in life is determined by the choices we make. How we make those decisions becomes critical. The speed of change, the abundance of choices, the unknown unknowns, and the impact of a connected world, all conspire to make decision-making a labyrinth. We face traps everywhere. In Labyrinth: The Art of Decision-Making, Pawel Motyl examines “The most prevalent weak spots in decision-making processes, not only in business but in life in general; during crisis and calmer times; in both indi...
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Offset Reunites With Father After 23 Years… (PHOTOS + VIDEO)

Migos rapper Offset recently shared the emotional moment he reunited with his estranged father after more than two decades. In a heartfelt post on Instagram, the platinum selling artist shared a short video of the pair embracing with a caption describing the reunion as a “dream come true.” Details + video below… (more…) Related Posts What’s Beef? Chris Brown & Offset Battle Over 21 Savage Meme…Cardi B. Buys Rolls Royce For Offset’s Birthday… (PHOTOS + VIDEO)Cardi B Responds To Criticism...
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The best cheap cameras of 2019

You don't need an epic budget to shoot epic photos with the best cheap cameras. Opting for a model that's a few years old means high-end features at a lower price point. Find the best cheap cameras, starting at under $500. The post The best cheap cameras of 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Buying Guides, Sony A7, Best Of Everything, Affordable Cameras, Nikon D3300, Panasonic Lumix GX85, Sony RX100


The “Tank Man” photo from Leica’s controversial ad was actually taken with a Nikon

A recent cinematic ad from Leica caused quite a stir in China, making the word “Leica” banned from this country’s social media. The video titled The Hunt clearly refers to the famous photo Tank Man, taken in 1989 in Tiananmen Square in Beijing. It also refers to the photo being taken by Leica – but […] The post The “Tank Man” photo from Leica’s controversial ad was actually taken with a Nikon appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, China, Social Media, Beijing, Banned, Nikon, Leica, Tiananmen Square


Photographing Thanos – in miniature (no spoilers!)

With all the hype and waiting for the “Endgame” movie, I decided to create a fun photo of possibly one of the coolest bad guys in a movie series to date… Thanos aka Funko Pop 289 from the infinity war series. I wanted to create this image using a simple LED torch in the hopes […] The post Photographing Thanos – in miniature (no spoilers!) appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Marvel, Thanos, Avengers, Paul Monaghan, Infinity War, Endgame


Bobby Brown Blasts Chris Rock Over Whitney Houston Social Media Post…

NEWSFLASH!!! Bobby Brown has called out comedian Chris Rock for disrespecting his late wife, Whitney Houston. Rock hit Instagram over the weekend with a meme that contained the legendary singer’s image with the caption, “Hurry up I got crack to smoke.: Needless to say, the “joke” didn’t sit too well with Brown, who considers Rock a friend. Details below… (more…) Related Posts Bobbi Kristina Brown Hospitalized After Being Found ‘Unresponsive’ in Bathtub…Wanna See New Edition on The Big Scr...
Tags: Featured, Celebrities, News, Instagram, Atlanta, Chris Rock, Whitney Houston, Bobby Brown, New Edition, Bobbi Kristina, Bobbi Kristina Brown, Brown, Nick Gordon, Atlanta Gossip, Bathtub Wan, Whitney Houston Social Media Post


Word of the week: Floint

Whenever a word appears for the first time in the New York Times, a bot called @NYT_first_said auto-tweets it. (The name for such an occurrence is hapax legomenon, Greek for “something said only once.”) Then another bot, @NYT_said_where, follows up with a contextual link. On April 24, @NYT_first_said tweeted this: floint — New New York Times (@NYT_first_said) April 24, 2019 I rarely catch these first occurrences in the wild, but by sheer luck I too had spotted floint. It appeared in...
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We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #443

Facebook’s Q1: strong stats, Stories growth, future e-commerce  Facebook’s Q1 earnings report is out. Considering the turbulent time the platform has had over the last year, it’s still a pretty strong performance, with 2.38 billion monthly users, up 2.5 per cent from 2.32 billion in Q4 2018 and 1.56 billion daily active users, up 2.63 per cent in the same time period. It also managed to make $15.08 billion in revenue, up 26 per cent y-o-y. The platform’s earnings per share were down on estimate...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Messenger, Beyonce, Instagram, Wall Street, Seo, Linkedin, Snapchat, United Nations, New Zealand, Mashup, Federal Trade Commission, Sdk, Lens


Facebook sues a company that made almost $9.5 million from fake Instagram likes and followers

Last year Instagram started removing fake follows, comments, and likes from the platform. However, the fight has just got fiercer. Instagram’s parent company, Facebook, has recently filed a lawsuit against a New Zealand-based company that offered these services. Facebook recently shared a post on its Newsroom website. Jessica Romero, the company’s Director of Platform Enforcement […] The post Facebook sues a company that made almost $9.5 million from fake Instagram likes and followers appeared f...
Tags: Facebook, Photography, News, Instagram, New Zealand, Newsroom, Instagram Bot, Grow Instagram Following, Jessica Romero, Platform Enforcement


“Natural Beauty” Photo Series Challenges Restricting Female Body Hair Standards

London-based photographer, filmmaker, and artist Ben Hopper has caused quite a stir with his project, titled “Natural Beauty”. Challenging female beauty standards, the photo series aims to find out why women with body hair are labeled as unattractive. What’s your opinion on this issue? Leave a comment below! More: Ben Hopper, Instagram, Facebook h/t: Source
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Atomos Shinobi: A Review For Photographers and Film Makers

Sometimes, you purchase a product that truly revolutionises the way you work. It doesn’t happen very often but when it does it opens up all sorts of new possibilities. For me, that product is a field... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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