Travel Product of the Week: DCI iSnapX Remote

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Do you like to take selfies with your iPhone or iPad but find your arms aren’t long enough to get a good shot—and that you’d rather not walk around with a long pole? Here’s a great product from UsefulThings.com (they specialize in finding unique and interesting items, including gadgets that make travel easier) called the iSnapX […]

Travel Tip of the Day: Don’t Use a Flash Shooting Out of a Window

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Don’t Use a Flash Shooting Out of a Window I’m no camera expert, but I do know not to use a flash when shooting photos from a plane window—or more importantly, out of a bus window on a bus tour. If you don’t know how to turn off your flash just google the make and […]

Travel App of the Week: PhotoGrid

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If you follow me on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter then you know I sometimes create collages with my photos. What you might not know is to do that, I use a free app called PhotoGrid. It’s so easy to use—and it’s free! The app has over 51 million users alone on Android and over 60 […]

Product of the Week: Ollo Clip

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By Natalie DiScala I recently attended the LA Times Travel Show and got to meet lots of great people in the travel industry and was introduced to a variety of fun new products. One of my favourites: The Ollo Clip. What is it? The Ollo Clip is a small three-in-one lens that easily snaps on […]

Video of the Week: Scientists capture epic ‘fish tornado’

Scientists capture epic 'fish tornado'

I posted a photo from National Geographic’s photo contest on my Facebook page and it garnered hundreds of likes. Well, I just found video (24 seconds) of behind the scenes of the David and Goliath image. It was taken at Cabo Pulmo National Park in Mexico by photographer and marine biologist Octavio Aburto while he […]

Best Photo Tip Contest – Congrats to Our Winner!

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We asked you send in your best photography tips for a chance to win Adobe Lightroom 4, and we’ve chosen out favorite. So congratulations to Fran from La Canada, California. Here’s her tip along with an added piece of advice: Offset your subject – not always putting it in the center of the frame can […]

Website of the Week: StuckInCustoms.com

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As a traveler I love taking pictures and sharing them with my family, friends and followers. I thought my photos were pretty good until I discovered this blog by Trey Ratcliff. His photos are absolutely amazing so it doesn’t surprise me that his blog has become the number one travel photography blog on the Internet. […]

Papua New Guinea

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By Francis DiScala Jr.: Everything is starting to feel the same. I can’t tell the difference between Disney World and Venice. Cultural adventure is harder to find. And for that very reason alone it is worth the 15-hour flight and the expense to travel to the other side of the world. But for surfers, divers, […]