2017

The best camera is the one that’s with you all the time. These days that’s your smartphone. If you want to shoot pro level photos with your iPhone, theres a new feature in iOS 10 that allows you to shoot RAW. Why shoot RAW?

Jump over the break to check out French photographer Serge Ramelli demoing the difference between RAW and JPG photography.

Recommended apps: ProCamera for iOS

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2017

Four years ago, at WWDC 2013, Apple surprised the world when it previewed the new cylindrical Mac Pro.

Because of its shape, it was soon ridiculed as someone made a Mac Pro Hackintosh replica out of an actual trashcan. Last year, a crowdfunding campaign was put in place for a Mac Pro inspired case for custom PC Builders. Needless to say that the funding was unsuccessful.

The problem with the Mac Pro is not its shape. The problem is that it’s Apple most powerful computer, it wasn’t updated in 4 years, it’s kind of a joke, and they still sell it for the same price they did when it first came out.

It’s time for an update. And if Apple is lacking ideas on how to update the Mac Pro they can take a few hints from this beautiful concept created by Pascal Eggert.

Jump over the break to check out the concept in greater detail…

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2017

Apple just released a new video, highlighting the Apple Pencil and the ability to sign documents right on the iPad Pro without having to print them.

The video is part of Apple’s iPad Pro advertising campaign and responds to a tweet that an actual Twitter user shared.

Jump over the break to check out the video…

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2017

The average Mac user ( probably ) doesn’t even care about macOS’ hidden files. Unless is the hidden “Library” folder.

When you need to toggle the visibility of hidden files, you can use something like OnyX which is convenient but it will disrupt your workflow. On the other hand having hidden files always showing will clutter-up your Finder.

Luckily there’s an easy way to toggle the visibility of hidden files, on the fly, with a keyboard shortcut.

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2017

Adam Savage visits Weta Workshop to get up close with some of the practical props the effects studio made for the upcoming film Ghost in the Shell.

Weta Workshop’s Richard Taylor shows Adam the mechanical geisha masks and animatronic puppets his team created, and how Weta Workshop used new fabrication and design technologies to make these props possible.

Jump over the break to check out the video…

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