John Quincy Adams, as a Calvinistic Christian, was open to the notion that John Milton, Homer and Virgil were divinely inspired along the same grounds he believed the inspired parts of the biblical canon were. He also endorsed the notion of a "partially inspired" biblical canon.
The third canonical “Star Wars” book by Chuck Wendig reveals the Jar Jar Binks, one of the most divisive characters in the franchise. The post New Star Wars Novel Reveals What Happened to Jar Jar Binks appeared first on CBR.com.
Hollywood action stars are often tied to a sense of time and place. From early figures in this canon, like the dashing Errol Flynn in 1938’s The Adventures of Robin Hood to the oiled-up stoicism of Arnold Schwarzenegger in the 1980s and 1990s, they’re intrinsically linked to the eras they’ve ... More »
Rivka Galchen and Benjamin Moser discuss which classic books are commonly misunderstood.
"The canon of musical minimalism tends to be set in stone, carved like Mount Rushmore: Philip Glass, Steve Reich, Terry Riley, La Monte Young. It's solid, immovable, but the lineup has long lacked for figures who are under-acknowledged or under-appreciated - most notably Tony Conrad." Jennifer Lucy Allan fills us in.
When I first jumped into the Batbooks early into the New 52, I was disappointed to learn that Barbara Gordon, my favorite superheroine, hadn’t had many love interests, and even less showing up in the new canon. How did a character so...Show More Summary
The latest cannon in Maranello's canon. The post Ignore the Silly Name—the 812 Superfast Is the Most Powerful Ferrari Ever appeared first on WIRED.
Halloa and well met, people on my post-apocalyptic mail route! Not gonna lie, this week’s group of questions forced me to think extra hard about canon vs. quality, why America doesn’t care about Judge Dredd, if Back to the Future’s Doc Brown is a time-traveling hypocrite, and more. Hopefully it’s worth it! (For you, I… Read more...
For a long time, camera giants Canon and Nikon ignored the mirrorless market, sticking to what they knew best — DSLRs. But, in the meantime, Sony and Fuji have done excellent work with their mirrorless cameras, prompting Canon to get into the market last year with the EOS M3 and EOS M5. Show More Summary
Westen horizon at 22:00 ACDST showing Mira and the other bright stars of Cetus. Stack of 9x15 second exposers 400 ASA, Canon IXUS. Stacked in Deep Sky Stacker. Stellaium view of the western horizon at astronomical twilight, the location of Mira is indicated by the circle. Show More Summary
Camera Essentials: Canon 1DX Mark II If a Canon 1DX Mark II is in your future or already in your camera bag, then this class is for you! Join Larry Becker as he gets you up to speed on everything you need to know to get started on the right foot with Canon’s flagship camera. […] The post It’s New Class Thursday! appeared first on Scott Kelby's Photoshop Insider.
We were pleasantly surprised when we spent some time with Canon's flagship mirrorless camera, the EOS M5. It felt like a mini DSLR. Now Canon has packed much of what impressed us about that camera into an even smaller package with the...Show More Summary
Canon is having a rather big day today with the introduction of 3 new cameras. The new Mirrorless EOS M6 will probably be the star of the show bringing the most features to an incredibly small package. Both the Canon T7i and 77D DSLRs offer almost the same feature set with different body styles. Show More Summary
Thor is many things: caring half-brother, loyal son, God Of Thunder, Avenger, and terrible, horrible, no good, very bad roommate. We learned this last bit of surprising canon last summer, when Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi released a hilarious video...
Canon has announced two new cameras which will slot into the middle of its growing DSLR line-up. The EOS 800D (known as the Rebel T7i in the US) is the firm's most advanced DSLR aimed at beginners, while the EOS 77D is targeted at photographers...Show More Summary
Canon has officially announced the latest addition to their mirrorless M series: Canon EOS M6. In addition to the two new DSLRs and the 18-55mm lens, they have also invested in the mirrorless line once again. In addition, they have also announced the optical viewfinder to go along. Show More Summary
Plenty of news comes from Canon today. They have announced two new DSLR cameras: EOS 77D and T7i (which will be known as EOS 800D outside the US). These will most likely make advanced beginners happy, as they will allow them expand their knowledge and skills. Show More Summary