Authentic voices. Remarkable stories. AOL On Originals showcase the passions that make the world a more interesting place.
Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
Wake up to your world in 2 minutes.
Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
Learn how to optimize the Panasonic DMC-LX3 for a sunset scene
Tags:Panasonic DMC-LX3: Set for Sunset Scene,digital camera tutorial,how to use a digital camera,lb guides,panasonic dmc-lx3,photography lessons,set for sunset scene
Grab video code:
Capturing a sunset with this camera is really quite simple.
You can do a couple of things. First you can always your mode dial set to program. It’s very simple; I’ll show you how to do that in a second. The other thing you can do is automate the camera by setting the mode dial to scene. Set the mode dial to SCN, this stands for scene. And here you can choose the sunset scene mode and then press set. And what’s that going to do is choose a wide balance that warms up all the tones in your picture giving those reset oranges in the sky a very, very nice vivid color. You don’t want to use flash so keep the flash down.
Basically, just go ahead and point the focusing square at the horizon or anything with contrast. Press the shutter button halfway, recompose the image down or up depending on what you want to have fill-in the frame. And then when the composition is right, go ahead and press the shutter button the rest of the way, very simple. However if there isn’t a whole lot of light in the sky, for example if the sun is behind the cloud, this mode may opt to choose a higher ISO. Which means, the colors will come out a little bit more grainy than you want. So instead of doing this, what I would do is just keep the mode dial set to program and I normally have it set to program so this is easy. Keep the ISO set to 80, go ahead and press the quick menu button, hold that down for a second. Move over to ISO, move your joystick up and down to make sure it’s set to 80.
Once that is set, move over to wide balance and go down, you can set this to shade, this will give the image a nice warm tone or if that isn’t enough, you can keep going down until you get to color temperature. And here you actually get to dial in the color temperature you want. Press display to do so, display is right down here and here you have this gauge of color temperature and if you want to go down, you can just press the joysticks down, you can also use your up and down navigation buttons and you move this down. Now you can see as I’m going down, the color is getting cooler and cooler.
The reds are disappearing from the image and I’m actually introducing some more blues. If you want to introduce blue, you would have this set to the lowest setting possible at 2, 500. And if you want to introduce a lot of reds, you’d go all the way up 10, 000. When you’re set, just go ahead and press the set button and just like with any other picture, set your focusing brackets over your target, again probably the horizon, press the shutter button halfway, recompose the image and press the shutter button the rest of the way to take the picture.
To find out much more about Digital Photography and your Digital Camera, go to LBGuides.com.