Although Rogue One could very well be a great film and worthwhile entry into the Star Wars canon, its most important job is to tide fans over until Star Wars: Episode VIII premieres in 2017. Based on what we've seen from the trailers,...Show More Summary
(Phys.org)—A new study based on the first Gaia data release (DR1) reveals more accurate measurements of the distance of four canonical luminous blue variables (LBVs) in the Milky Way galaxy. According to a research paper published Oct. 20 on the arXiv server, they are much closer to Earth than previously thought.
As a part-time photographer and full-time foodie, I always struggle to decide which camera to take on vacation: My high-end, but clunky Canon 5D or the iPhone that slips into my pocket. That's why the iPhone 7 Plus caught my attention. Show More Summary
By now you’ve seen the clip in which presidential hopeful Donald Trump uttered the words “such a nasty woman” about his opponent, Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. It didn’t take long for women watching the third and final presidential debate across the country to respond. What started as a feminist battle cry has since been turned […]
What if you could have a keychain sized gadget that will always help you set a timelapse triggering scheme to your Canon? Ilya Titov asked that very same question which led him to hack an Affinity arcade kit into a Canon remote. This is not the first time Ilya is tampering with Canon remotes, he [...]Show More Summary
Johannesburg (AFP) – Zamalek of Egypt can draw comfort from the past as they seek to overturn a 3-0 deficit on Sunday in the second leg of the CAF Champions League final against Mamelodi Sundowns. Canon Yaounde (Cameroon), Mouloudia...Show More Summary
Because Canon is so good at making DSLRs, the company's mirrorless cameras have essentially been an afterthought. The EOS M5 will change that. The post The Tiny EOS M5 Is Canon's Best Mirrorless Camera Yet appeared first on WIRED.
This guide attempts to answer the question of what is the best wide angle lens for your Nikon or Canon dSLR. Whilst a staple in...
The Late Show will have PUBLIQuartet improvising along with the debate on Facebook Live. According to the group’s website, PUBLIQuartet’s “innovative programs span arrangements from the classical canon, contemporary works, original compositions, and open-form improvisations that expand the techniques and aesthetic of the traditional string quartet.”
A retrospective on her work at the Museum of Arts and Design cements her in the canon Signe from 1967, donated to the Museum of Art and Design by renowned textile designer Jack Lenor Larsen, who had also included the piece in MoMA’sShow More Summary
Here. It's a challenging list. I've been thinking about these exercises because of last week's CXC academic symposium on canon. I'm not sure I could ever do such a list ever again. I even get confused by doing that at the end of a single year. I will say that Footnotes In Gaza is a monster book, so I'm glad to see it included.
Venus in the head of the Scorpion, mosaic showing Saturn and Mars as well. Mosaic of 3, 1 x10 second, 400 ASA exposures with my Canon IXUS taken at 8:57 ACDST. Click to embiggen Same as before but with labels added. The weather has been somewhat uncooperative of late, but tonight I finally got a shot of Venus in the head of the Scorpion. Show More Summary
A mysterious organization fakes a prisoner’s execution because they want to watch him play a virtual reality game. And access his ancestor’s memories. Michael Fassbender plays both criminal and savior in this canon Assassin’s Creed film.
The Wave Hill Walk Off is commemorated widely but what happened to Gurindji people on their own country before the Walk Off is less well known. A new publication, told bilingually in Gurindji and English, shares what Gurindji people want the world to know about what happened. Show More Summary
As most dedicated Star Wars fans know, all the details that were previously revealed in various novels, comic books, video games and more were redacted and relegated into what we now call Star Wars Legends. Since then, Disney and Lucasfilm...Show More Summary
Not only did a lot of action related to The Force Awakens happen off-screen due to its nature as part of Disney's new sprawling, multimedia Star Wars canon, but the movie itself didn't go out of its way to over-explain things to the audience. Show More Summary
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has released its list of 2017 nominees, and with titans like Pearl Jam, Tupac Shakur and Jane's Addiction making the inital cut, it's clear that the Hall is ready to canonize the 1990s. To be eligible for...Show More Summary
For more than 40 years, the Chicago-based artist has made it his mission to paint black figures into the canon.