Russia’s Propaganda Tool: Western Media

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Something we might take for granted are semantics of media headlines and their definitive contribution to government propaganda. Case in mind: While it’s important news for the world that Russian troops have killed 200 Ukrainians, consider when the chyron of … Continued

OBN: Canon 6D

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Old But New Tools It’s been a while since upping my photography game, and it came down to buying desirable new equipment at a premium or retooling with a pixel upgrade and used gear. O chose the latter because it … Continued

Icons | Iconics | Iconetics

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ABSTRACT Mediated image manipulation, archiving, and sharing are all critical technological aspects of Western culture and postmodern civilization. Consequently, creation, identification, dissemination, and proliferation of powerful images across media channels indicate a burgeoning area of inquiry for information technologies. While … Continued

Bring on the Bokeh

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Amateur and professional photographers don’t just buy and use lenses for their clarity and sharpness. Enter the bokeh. Simply put, bokeh (pronounced BOH-ke) is the rather neglected area outside the sharp focal point. This area may be as intriguing as … Continued