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The unseen Red Rum – in pictures

After Red Rum’s second Grand National victory in 1974, Jeremy Hoare was invited by trainer Ginger McCain to meet and photograph the legendary racehorse at his Southport Yard. Over the course of the year he took around 600 images of … Continue reading

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OWC launches ThunderBlade external SSD: up to 8TB with 2800MB/s speeds

Media professionals in need of a fast, reliable, and high-capacity external SSD have a new option in OWC’sThunderBlade. This external drive, which has started shipping to customers, is offered in 1TB to 8TB capacities with up to 2,800MB/s read speeds … Continue reading

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Whenever Possible Shoot Using a Tripod or, BE the Tripod

No this isn’t a lesson in method acting. Obviously there are many situations where using a tripod is simply impractical but… It is a good idea to always think of stabilizing the camera at least in some way if possible. … Continue reading

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How to Get the Softest Light Outdoors for Your Photos

Achieving soft, directional light outdoors can be difficult. Sure, you can use an overcast day for soft, natural light, but often, this will not give you the most flattering light on your subject’s face. In this video, we usemy largest … Continue reading

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Original Observer photography

Authors, actors, singers and whistleblowers feature in this showcase of the best photography commissioned by the Observer in March 2018 Continue reading… Read more…

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Yield! The heyday of British wrestling – in pictures

It was part sport and part circus … writer and curator Kerry William Purcell has chronicled the golden age of British wrestling with original photographs, posters, costumes and designs. Seconds out! Continue reading… Read more…

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‘The Millennial Marriage Proposal’ Is a Hilarious Look at Love in the Age of Social Media

If you don’t post about it, did you even get engaged? This hilarious short film spoofs the social media generation with a couple that is most definitely hashtag relationship goals.Read more… Read more…

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