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By carefully applying blur to a portrait, you can make it look like it was shot with a shallow depth-of-field using a fast (and expensive) lens. Here’s a 12-minute tutorial by PiXimperfect that teaches the key to creating this faux blur in a realistic way.“We’ll learn some advanced controls for Iris Blur and Field Blur from Blur Gallery, and combine multiple filters to easily cr
During the Vietnam War in 1969, Beatles’ singer John Lennon and Yoko Ono staged a now-famous “Bed-In for Peace” at the Hilton Amsterdam. Govert De Roos was a 15-year-old photographer at the time who desperately wanted to cover the event, and he managed to sneak in by making his own fake press pass.The above is a 3.5-minute video by Hilton in which De Roos shares how he pulled of
Deadlines can be met without stringent schedules, which are suffocating for writers. It shows in their prose. A writer needs... Continue Reading The post Writers Can’t Fake This appeared first on Copyblogger.
One of the most viral photos of the past few days has been a side-by-side comparison of two photos that purports to show how photographers covering the Paris protests are misrepresenting the truth."Paris burns"— Miko Flohr (@mikofLohr) December 9, 2018Perspective matters …— Dovey Wan
An intriguing new study is suggesting that the recent acceleration in fringe extremism and misinformation is due to the mass proliferation of information we all have at our fingertips playing up on our limits for effectively processing information... Continue Reading Extremism and fake news: The dark side of too much information Category: Science Tags: Information Inf
Instagram influence is worth big money these days, and many users have turned to third-party services to gain fake followers and likes. If you’re one such user, here’s some bad news: Instagram is now wiping out the artificial numbers that you may have paid money to get.“Recently, we’ve seen accounts use third-party apps to artificially grow their audience,” Instagram says.
China's state-run news agency, Xinhua, has revealed it will deploy a new digitally generated newsreader to report the news in both Chinese and English languages. The artificial anchor has been designed to reduce news production costs and increase efficiency, however, the use of the technology by a propagandic state-run news agency brings a new definition to the term "fake news.".. Continue
the made-up publications are aimed at exposing citizens to the dangers of fake news, and educating them on how to recognize it. The post the fake newsstand prints false headlines from the internet into real newspapers + magazines appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The result of the public vote to scrap Foster + Partners' partially built airport for Mexico City has not gone down well among local architects, who have described the referendum as an example of the country's "political issues and corruption". Read more
A new study has found patients suffering from cancer-related fatigue displayed significant improvement in their symptoms after the were knowingly given an inert placebo. This new study adds to a compelling growing body of work suggesting "honest" placebos could play a role in certain kinds of clinical treatments... Continue Reading The “honest” placebo: When drugs still work even though pa is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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