Illustrators Adam Frost and Jim Kynvin prepared a series of charts examining the data in the Sherlock Holmes canon. (more…)
J.K. Rowling announced on Friday that she was extending the wizarding universe with a new play that would be a part of the official canon — “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.” I'm also very excited to confirm today that a new play called Harry Potter and the #CursedChild will be opening in London next year. Show More Summary
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Pot has evolved from rebellious drug to mildly rebellious drug to widely legal aperitivo, but popular notions about what constitutes the best of stoner culture are too often stuck predictably rehash the Pink Floyds and Spicolis of the world.So let's expand our minds. With a perspective that acknowledges both the... More »
When the Zeiss 85mm F1.4 Otus rolled into our office in both Canon and Nikon mounts, we knew what had to be done. We proudly present to you the 85mm F1.4 Otus, one of the nicest things we've ever held, mounted on the 5DS R and the Nikon D810 for your peeping pleasure. You can even see how it compares with an old Canon EF 85mm F1.8... Read on
ANGEL-HO Death Drop From Heaven [NON; 2015] by Adam Devlin Rating: NON Records comprises “African artists, and of the diaspora,” working in directions to challenge the contemporary (“boring/stifling/binary”) dance music canon. Cape Town...Show More Summary
Venus and Jupiter as seen at around 18:15 ACST from Largs Bay, Adelaide on 28 June. 6 second exposure at ASA400 with my Canon IXUS. Click to embiggen. Venus and Jupiter as seen at around 18:20 ACST from Largs Bay, Adelaide on 28 June. Show More Summary
I’ve been writing about Ubuntu smartphones and tablets on and off for the last few years. I’ve had the opportunity to pick Canonical’s founder Mark Shuttleworth’s brain on a few occasions too. One thing that’s always struck me is how long it’s taken to get Ubuntu mobile hardware onto retailer’s shelves. Show More Summary
Canon and Nikon are two reputable companies in the industry of cameras. Both the companies offer a number of efficient cameras to satisfy the never-ending demands of prospective buyers. The Canon EOS 1200D and the Nikon D3200 are compact SLR cameras with APS-C sized sensors. Show More Summary
I was really pleased to find this lovely performance of my Pachelbel Canon transcription by a string quartet in Japan (I think) on YouTube, so I'm sharing it here.
The new fifth ‘Terminator’ film completely destroys James Cameron’s entire established canon. Now, Sarah Connor is a badass who was raised by a Terminator.
The Canon 35mm f/1.4L expected to be replaced in the near future, and after previous reports claimed the Mark II was being tested in the field by a select group of photographers, we’re now hearing that the lens is ‘done’. A release date is unknown at the moment and is said to be dependent on [...]Show More Summary
I'm a person who loves Scrooge McDuck, who ranks in at #4 on ComicsAlliance's official canonical list of the greatest comic book characters of all time, and I'm someone who has a huge amount of affection for Lego, the single greatest construction toy to ever come out of Denmark. Show More Summary
Tamron and Sigma have both announced updates for their lenses to provide full compatibility with Canon's EOS 5DS and 5DS R models. Both firmware updates refer to behavior in live view shooting, something that has also caused problems in the Rebel T6s and T6i. This suggests that Canon's latest models feature a change in the way they drive lenses. Read more
I'm not surprised that Hasbro is misgendering Jurassic World's dinos--just disappointed. Sexism, uh, finds a way.
The late Dorothy Day, a champion of the poor and dispossessed, is being considered for canonization by the Catholic Church, with the strong endorsement of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the archbishop...Show More Summary
I love Canon cameras, I really do and it was with great regret that I moved away from Canon last year after being an EOS system user my entire life. I started when I was 5 years old on my fathers EOS 300 film cameras and have then enjoyed every camera up to and including [...]
How much lens does $129 get you? Find out with our first impressions of Canon's new 50mm F/1.8 STM…
Canonical and Meizu announced today the third and highest-end Ubuntu phone available so far: the Meizu MX4 Ubuntu Edition.
The Nikon D7000 is a DSLR camera, which was released in September 2010. Being one of the most powerful cameras for the year, it was purchased by millions of camera-lovers across the globe. The Canon Rebel T5i, another powerful DSLR camera, got released in June 2013. Show More Summary